New Weekend Brunch Menu @ The Usual Place


Once again, I am back at The Usual Place, this time around at the invitation of Sookie (one of the owners) to try their newly launched Weekend Brunch Menu which was introduced just before Chinese New Year.

What I love about this cafe is that the prices are still kept affordable, making good food accessible to the masses. Unlike some of the all day breakfast places where prices average around $18-22, the price range is between $9-16.

I was told to give their Yuzu Mint Fruit Cooler ($4) another try. According to Sookie, instead of getting mint leaves from Malaysia, they are now supporting local producers and this abundance of fresh mint leaves you see is from a local hydroponics farm.

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[Newly Opened] The Usual Place Cafe @ Jurong East

Good news for Westies! There is a new cafe located at Jurong East Street 31, about 5 to 10 minutes walk Chinese Garden MRT. The Usual Place Cafe serves pretty yummy food at affordable prices. I could not take any pictures of the interior and exterior because it was really crowded and the corridor outside was lined with numerous congratulatory floral arrangement stands on both sides.

The brand of tea that The Usual Place uses is Gryphon! I do like drinking Gryphon teas. We had the Lemon Ginger Mint Tea ($4.50) which is a herbal tea. The pot is small (capacity about two cups) and cute, and you can ask for a refill.

Yuzu Mint Cooler ($4). You may also choose from Green Apple, Strawberry or Passionfruit coolers. As for this, I found that it tasted mainly of yuzu with the mint flavour lacking.

The Usual Wings ($6.50), half a dozen wings served with homemade BBQ sauce. The BBQ sauce was not half bad but I ended up dipping most of my wings in ketchup.

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