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Bringing people together in the bustling city of Singapore, through a shared passion for local flavours.

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Since our inception in 2020, the Seng People has quickly become synonymous with culinary artistry, offering customers local gems with a contemporary twist. At our 70s-inspired coffee house, we pay homage to treasured classics while introducing an essence of modernity. At our core lies a dual passion: People and Purpose. With a focus on genuine service, we provide a space where guests can unwind amidst the embrace of timeless flavours and familial warmth.

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Brunch at Tanjong Katong: A Cafe Lover’s Haven

Tanjong Katong, a vibrant enclave, beckons with its array of cafes that promise solace for the weary and gastronomic pleasure for the adventurous. Embarking on a cafe-hopping journey has become somewhat of a weekend ritual for many – here, it’s more than a culinary expedition; it's a cultural immersion. On any sunny day, you’ll be bound to find patrons indulging in aromatic coffees and freshly baked pastries while lounging on picturesque patios. 

The cafes offer a spectrum of delights, from comforting breakfast favourites to extravagant brunches, and from old-school kopitiams to stylish eateries serving avant-garde desserts. It's this distinctive blend of old-world charisma and new-age sophistication that truly sets Tanjong Katong apart. It's no wonder that both residents and visitors hold this unique blend of tradition and modernity in high regard, cementing Tanjong Katong's cafe stretch as an integral part of the Singaporean cafe hopping experience.

Journey Through Time and Tradition at Tanjong Katong

Set in the eastern part of the city, Tanjong Katong seamlessly marries a vivid history with a bustling present, drawing visitors in with its multifaceted culinary scene, treasured heritage, and colourful streets. The streets, painted with the stories of the past, are lined with intricately designed pre-war shophouses that mirror the multicultural heritage of the Joo Chiat precinct. The area’s profound Peranakan roots further shine through, with the Katong Antique House serving as a window into the traditions and lifestyle of the Straits Chinese community.

Amidst these varied attractions, Tanjong Katong's cafe culture establishes its presence. Its culinary scene, blending the old-world charm of traditional kopitiams with the chic allure of modern cafes, ensures every visit offers a unique gastronomic experience. For those drawn to aromatic coffees, the appeal of rich heritage and the warmth of cosy nooks, Tanjong Katong is an unmissable gem in Singapore's culinary and cultural tapestry.

Indulge in Traditional Favourites and Modern Delights at Seng House

Amidst Tanjong Katong’s lively cafe landscape, Seng House carves out its own niche, providing a delightful blend of traditional and modern culinary artistry set against a cosy backdrop. The moment you step in, the inviting scents and comfortably designed interiors create a haven away from the city's constant buzz. Seek respite in a coffee house that makes diverse moments come alive – it’s a rendezvous for friends, a quiet corner for readers, and a haven for food enthusiasts.

At the heart of our culinary charm is the infusion of Hainanese-inspired flavours into our dishes. The cafe masterfully blends traditional Hainanese tastes with modern Western cafe delights, creating an invigorating culinary concept featuring eclectic and sumptuous offerings.

Your go-to place for breakfast in the east of Singapore, mornings at Seng House are marked by a delectable breakfast range. Start your day on a delicious note and indulge in international favourites like the Pancake Stack, or local specialties like the Yellow Curry Chicken Bowl. Here, traditional dishes are given a contemporary twist – the Seng Breakfast Club offers charcoal-grilled toast lavishly spread with homemade kaya, complemented by champagne ham and beautifully charred tomatoes. As the day progresses, our brunch selection, particularly the Wat Dan Hor, is a standout that appeals to many. When evening arrives, the spotlight turns to our signature dishes, such as the Hainanese Pork Chop, Claypot Chicken Rice, and British Fish and Chips. 

When it comes to desserts, our sweets promise a sensory delight like no other. The Mille Crêpe Cake is a delightful layering of tastes, and the Donut Kiap is both visually appealing and delectably tasty. Not to be missed, our Durian Crème Brûlée is a sublime blend of the beloved tropical fruit and a traditional dessert. For a hint of nostalgia, our Onde-Onde Ice Cream offers a taste reminiscent of classic Singaporean sweets.

But what truly sets Seng House apart is its soul. Beyond the nostalgic dishes, our space is designed to foster connections, be it with loved ones, a gripping novel, or oneself. Every element, from the ambient lighting and chic interiors to the gastronomic spread and attentive staff, is a part of our mission: to ensure that every diner not only leaves satiated but carries with them lasting memories. At Seng House, we don't just serve food; we curate experiences.

Where Culinary Legacy Meets Artisanal Coffee Mastery

In the heart of Singapore, where culinary traditions and innovations intersect, stands Seng House. Drawing inspiration from the island's culinary history, our menu features timeless favourites alongside fresh interpretations.

Central to our offerings, however, is our passion for coffee. At our cafe, we delve deep into the world of artisanal and specialty coffees, ensuring every cup served echoes a commitment to excellence. Our beans are not just sourced; they are hand-selected from reputed growers. Additionally, we also collaborate with leading roasters who share our dedication to perfecting the art of roasting. The result? A brew that resonates with the nuanced profiles of single-origin beans, capturing their very essence in every sip.

Beyond our artisanal brews, our expertise extends from the coffee cup to the plate. Our menu showcases a range of delicacies from light bites and robust main courses for brunch, to fresh bakes and delectable desserts, each underpinned by a commitment to premium ingredients and skillful preparation.

Seng House is more than a cafe; it's a narrative of Singapore's rich culinary heritage infused with global influences, set in an ambience that speaks of comfort and elegance. Whether it's a laid-back afternoon coffee break or a long-awaited get-together in Tanjong Katong, Seng House extends an invitation to indulge in moments and flavours that etch lasting memories.

Our opening hours: 


Monday - Sunday:

8.00am - 10.30pm

(Last Order at 10.00pm)


Check out our reviews and see what our satisfied customers have to share about their experiences! Their feedback is a testament to our commitment to excellence and the memorable times they've had with us.

Discover the Cosiest Brunch Cafe in Tanjong Katong

Seng House, nestled in Tanjong Katong, is the epitome of cosiness. As you step inside, the embrace of a carefully curated ambience welcomes you—a harmonious blend of warmth and style. The interiors, with their comfortable seating, are thoughtfully designed to offer moments of relaxation and reflection. But it's not just the inside that appeals; our outdoor space, perfect for chilling, offers a refreshing vibe amidst greenery, ideal for those who appreciate a touch of nature with their brew.

Our cafe is not only about culinary experiences; it's also a feast for the eyes. The setting, with its Instagram-worthy backdrops, entices customers to capture moments. From candid laughter over coffee to the artful presentation of our dishes, we invite you to immortalise memories that linger well beyond the final sip or bite.

And for those who love their furry friends, Seng House has a delightful surprise. We're a proud dog-friendly cafe in the East, recognising that companions come in all shapes and sizes. Your four-legged buddies are more than welcome here, allowing you to savour our brunch offerings while your pets bask in the love and attention of our staff and customers.

The charm of Seng House lies in its ability to offer a versatile experience. It's a photographer's muse, a writer's sanctuary, a foodie's dream, and a pet owner's delight. Every aspect of Seng House, from the delectable offerings to the snug nooks, reflects our commitment to excellence. Here, culinary delights, aesthetic pleasure, and heartwarming vibes converge.

So, if you're in the mood for artisanal coffee, a heartwarming brunch, or simply a space to relax, we open our doors, inviting you into a world of unmatched cosiness and culinary wonder. Whether you're a solo wanderer seeking solitude or a group hunting for that perfect spot for brunch, Seng House caters to your every whim and fancy.

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