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4.9 /6 Excellent 202 Reviews

Potato Head Folk

Chinatown Bar $$ +100
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About Potato Head Folk

Potato Head Singapore is delighted to bring world-renowned pastry chef Will Goldfarb’s inventive desserts to Singapore through a pop-up of his flagship restaurant Room4Dessert (Bali) to be held here at Studio 1939!

The pop-up will be held from 10 March to 19 March 2017, with two seatings every night:

1st Seating: 7pm
2nd Seating: 9pm

Each seating will be limited to 20 people and will be priced at S$85 nett per person.

Bookings and more info can be found via this link here!

Opening Hours

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 11:00 - 00:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 - 00:00
  • Thursday 11:00 - 00:00
  • Friday 11:00 - 00:00
  • Saturday 11:00 - 00:00
  • Sunday 11:00 - 00:00
Potato Head Folk, Keong Saik Rd 36, 089143 Singapore

Further Information

After establishing a name for themselves as one of Bali’s most acclaimed bars and restaurants, Potato Head Folk have now branched out into Singapore, with a stylish branch located on Keong Saik Road in Chinatown, serving up an array of handcrafted cocktails and international cuisine. From the bohemian rooftop garden adorned with fairy lights and covered in plants, to the whimsical dining area and lounge decked out in vintage furniture, Singapore’s Potato Head Folk is one of Singapore’s trendiest haunts. Whether it's to sip cocktails to the sound of classic soul and motown music, or to indulge in a meal, Potato Head Folk is a popular choice – guarantee a table at this chic bar and restaurant by making a booking in advance.


202 Reviews

4.9 /6 Excellent 202 Reviews
Food: delicious
Noise: quiet
Service: friendly
Quality/Price: reasonable
Atmosphere: excellent
Waiting Time: short
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1 review so far 6
18.02.2017 14:46

I was late for my reservation but they were nice to call me and hold my reservations for me. Good service, good ambience and really good food. The choco milk shake was yummy!

1 review so far 6
17.02.2017 16:02

Made a reservation at 8pm, but reached an hour earlier, The staff were accommodating and got us a seat despite reaching much earlier. Area is nice and comfy, great for gatherings and booze. Awesome service and friendly crew! (:

2 reviews so far 6
03.02.2017 06:32

Welcoming and attentive staff, fabulous decor and lovely ambience. This was our 3rd visit for drinks (haven't eaten here) but would recommend this bar on level 3 of this great building.

1 review so far 6
27.01.2017 10:51

Awesome atmosphere, great burgers. nice place to chill out. :) Parking is a bit tight so might have to come a tad earlier. Aim for the roof top area which seems to replicate the bali mr potato head.

1 review so far 6
05.07.2016 22:27

Very helpful staffs on the ground! The ambiance is very cosy and the decors are on point. It brings out the old in a hipster way which would attract both the old and young crowd. The food we ordered - baby huey burger, naughty fries and wings, were delicious. The meat patty of the burger is so juicy i almost wanted to order another round. The fries, were cut to resemble like a potato chip, which is something new from the good old shoe string cut. A very refreshing way to represent fries. The wings were a little spicy for me but still yummy to the palate. Overall, a very nice place to go. I would revisit the place again to try the other yummilicious food.

1 review so far 5
06.06.2016 13:55

I had a great experience at potato head folk last night. The ambience was good, it has a very rustic feel and the music goes well with it, the whole atmosphere was great! I ordered the huey burger, the wings and the naughty fries. The food was really good, the beef was really juicy and not overly cooked, and it's seasoned perfectly, perfect execution overall for all three dishes. I really enjoyed myself and would definitely come back with a few more friends. The only reason why I didn't give it a 6 was because the price was pretty steep, they should probably come up with some dinner set or some promotion. Overall, it was a great experience!

1 review so far 6
30.12.2016 20:12

The place had a unique design. We could choose 1 of 3 areas provided, each of them has a theme of their own. We went to Studio 1939 and The Rooftop. The Rooftop was nice because well it's a rooftop bar. I specifically liked the style of Studio 1939. It has a rock music lounge vibe, they played The Replacements and such. The audio speaker was also taken seriously, it had a great quality of sound details and the volume was exactly just right. The price was also fair for that kind of quality and service

2 reviews so far 6
15.08.2016 18:30

A fun, funky restaurant for the young at heart. We have been here twice now and loved it both times. GREAT burgers (cooked to perfection) and a wide variety of drinks at the bar. We also enjoyed fries and the cole slaw. Friendly service with a smile. The rooftop bar is atmospheric (umbrellas, lighting and a cool view) and a nice place to enjoy friends on a Friday or Saturday night. Reservations are recommended as the place can get crowded - especially after 8PM. Enjoy a drink at The Library (across the street) after dinner.

1 review so far 6
02.10.2016 20:02

This place was perfect for a relaxing Sunday brunch! The restaurant decor was really interesting, with quirky decorations here and there - paired with the bright daylight that came in, it made for a really comforting ambience. Food itself was really nice, as I've heard many times already. I got the Burning Man and the Naughty Fries, both of which were above my expectations. This was definitely one of the better burgers I've had in Singapore so far.

4 reviews so far 5
25.04.2016 13:01

Cocktail lounge is very nice and unique setting for drinks, nibbles and a meal. The cocktail menu is expansive with very creative offerings as well as well made classics. Food is simple but very good and flavorful. The seating comfort is very average and caters to people who are quite diminutive. If you are of above average height you'll be eating off your knees. Table space is also very small. I'm a repeat diner and I will definitely go back.

1 review so far 6
17.02.2016 13:51

Whether we dine in or hang out at he bar, we are always greeted warmly at the entrance. The staff overall are great. This is a good quality hamburger and it is the perfect size. Drinks are well priced and cocktails are yummy in room 1939. Restaurant great for family, couples or simply hanging out with friends. Easy, relaxed atmosphere. Love the retro decor too.

3 reviews so far 4
14.06.2016 15:02

Nice ambiance, but a few remarks: There are only hamburgers on the menu! This was a bit limited for us. We had a reservation in the room on the third floor, but it is more for drinking that for dinner. We moved to the second floor, where we had a good table. Later, when it started to rain on the roof-top (4th floor), there was only limited cover. Alo, the roof-top bar closed almost directly after they took our first order and when serving they asked if we would take a second order. A bit odd.

2 reviews so far 4
06.12.2016 00:42

Love the burgers, but they were overly pricey. My medium sized burger alone (without any sides) is already $25! My friends and I ordered their happy hour cocktail. There were 3 flavours in all for selection and we ordered all 3 of them. Mine tasted like plain water, and theirs tasted just like normal soda with nothing else impressive to talk about. I swear it tasted like plain water and we didn't taste any alcohol. The only reasons why I give a rating of 4 is for the nice tasting burger and the ambience.

1 review so far 4
06.07.2016 05:48

We had a tough time getting a parking lot in the area and worries that we'd lose our table, my son called to tell them we'll be late. We ended up being half an hour late but were pleasantly surprised they still held our table for us. We had a table reserved at 3 Buns the indoor dining area and the decor is interesting. The burgers didn't disappoint and the Naughty Fries were heavenly. We'll be back to try the other burgers! Only minus point is the portions are small

2 reviews so far 4
21.03.2016 08:59

Three Buns : Burgers good - Ceelo Green burger looked amazing (super green!) and could be purchased with seaweed fries (OK). Truff burger reported as yummy. Generally, burger sides are extra ie. gotta pay for fries, slaw etc, which gets a lower rating from me. Three Buns Atmosphere is fun with toys and kiddy book images painted on the walls. Rooftop bar is intimate with a tiki/Bali feel. Cocktails are probably a better deal than bottled beer.

1 review so far 5
02.09.2016 13:43

The fun boy three burger (with portobello mushroom) was good, juicy and nun was soft; the corny fries was absolutely yummy. Had the rich chocolate pothead for desert and it was rich, smooth, thick and melts in the mouth, great choice for the chocolate lovers. All was good except the sherbie hancock lemonade drink that was a bit diluted.

5 reviews so far 4
07.05.2016 21:43

Burgers are good quality. The horseradish quail eggs are interestingly flavoured and coloured. Cocktails at Studio 1939 are serious business. Just a bit slow. On the second floor 3 buns though, the cocktails are a miss. The server got my preference mixed up and delivered a too salty to believe mojito. Overall the service could be improved. Not trained very well to get all orders right. A bit slow and absent-minded.

1 review so far 5
27.12.2016 04:04

The wings-it is quite disappointing as we thought it would be really nice as it was recommended. And the potatoes in the Christmas set was not as appetizing, very normal. Otherwise, the burgers were awesome as well as the service! Wee leng our food server did a really great job! Big thumbs up to her!! 👍🏼

1 review so far 4
12.07.2016 03:24

For burgers, we ordered Kool Herc and Krabby Patty. I enjoyed my Kool Herc as the patty was tender and moist and the burger was full of flavours. However, my friend didn't quite like her Krabby Patty, commenting that it lacked the crab taste. For sides, we ordered Truffle Cheese Fries. It's not bad but nothing surprising and definitely didn't worth the price tag.

1 review so far 5
17.02.2017 11:06

Nice ambience at the roof top with strong wind and scenary. Unfortunately, we only book the studio which we thought that it is part of the roof top bar. we just need top queue a short while for us to get a seat. A serene ambience out of the city.

1 review so far 4
23.03.2016 09:37

Ambiance was fantastic! Service was great! We ordered 2 burgers - a vegetarian burger and a new burger which is not on the menu. The beef on the new burger was awesome! However, i don't really like my vegetarian burger. Corn on cob was nice! The rooftop bar was a great place to hang out too!

3 reviews so far 5
09.04.2016 23:49

we're in love with the cocktails... we tried a lot of them.. the atmosphere on the roof top was amazing.. chilled out.. and the burgers were juicy and delicious.. will definitely come again and this time will try the bar instead.. looks so inviting

2 reviews so far 5
16.03.2016 10:18

We had the wings and the naughty fries, which were both great. The burger (forgot the name - has some bacon in it) was also great. Had the chicken burger and their new ceelo green burger but they were both a bit disappointing.

1 review so far 5
07.09.2016 07:58

Great good good ambience. Can get messy when eating cause you know..burgers.not exactly a first date restaurant but hey up to you! Go for it if you don't mind being sloppy (no way to be elegant eating a burger. Use your hands!)

2 reviews so far 5
16.08.2016 09:24

Cute little place, multiple floors - burgers and chips are good. Drinks are nice. There is a roof top but the day I went it was raining so didn't get the chance to see it. Service can be a bit slow though.

1 review so far 6
08.10.2016 07:45

Studio 1939 was a cosy, intimate and beautiful place with great service and superb foods. If you are looking for a great atmosphere to chill in the evening, it's just the place for you!

6 reviews so far 4
14.08.2016 12:23

Burger is great, promo for beer is aged stocks which they are trying to clear (check the expiry date on the label), service personnel is attentive. Downside, difficult to have conversation when restaurant is full and we weren't told we have to leave after 2hrs cos' someone else made reservations.

1 review so far 5
18.04.2016 19:00

Great space, amazing food, friendly helpful staff. We did have to flag down the wait staff every time we wanted another drink or to order dessert. That's the only fault I could aew. Will be back.. Next weekend in fact!

4 reviews so far 5
05.11.2016 10:41

Overall, the food and ambiance was great. My date said the burger was the best she'd ever had and she's a burger fiend. Only downer was having to share a long table but everything else made up for it.

1 review so far 6
01.03.2016 21:17

Great burgers and ambience. The Truffle Ryder is absolutely amazing, delicious till the last. We sat in the lounge on a Friday evening as the main restaurant was full. Still good nonetheless.

1 review so far 6
09.10.2016 17:59

We were at the 3 buns and had burgers and a bottle of Merlot. This was really good. As a side dish we tried the fries with truffles. Great idea, tastes awesome.

1 review so far 6
24.04.2016 14:48

My girlfriends and I really enjoyed this place. Great atmosphere on every floor. Very unique. We also absolutely adored Jennifer. She was very sweet as well as everyone else on the rooftop.

1 review so far 6
17.06.2016 15:38

Very nice to use and good place is unique and good for gathering with group of friends will come here agin with others friends , food are nice to eat also

1 review so far 6
09.11.2016 09:00

Food was good, try the baby Huey and the potato sides!(: Didnt really have to wait very long for the food. Really great ambiance, service staff were attentive and efficient too.

1 review so far 4
15.05.2016 15:03

We were seated at Level 3, which had a cosy ambience. The only issue we had was that we were seated under the disco ball, which was distracting. I ordered the crabby burger which tastes pretty good. The patty was flavourful and the bun was soft.

1 review so far 6
17.09.2016 14:14

Service is good and food is excellent!!! They have unique sauces to try out too! I order Fun Boy Three and the Portabelle mushroom goes really well with the beef!

3 reviews so far 5
19.10.2016 22:26

Generally good ambience and service. Staff is friendly and helpful. The cocktails are great. Only not-so-good review is the taste n serving of the burger..not really to my liking n the size of the burger is...small.

2 reviews so far 5
19.02.2017 10:59

The burgers are food, ordered the naughty fries too. The restaurant ambiance was good I was seated at 3 buns. Got a bit noisy near to peak hours as the tables were closed to each other.

1 review so far 6
24.11.2016 20:49

Was not comfortable with the seats reserved for us and we could not change them even though we were early. So it was good that they let us just leave.

1 review so far 5
11.06.2016 01:10

Great customer service. The food was what i expected after reading reviews online. Ambience was good, even if it was a tad noisy on the second level, probably due to the cosy nature of the seats.

1 review so far 6
15.10.2016 12:33

What I really love about this place is that the relaxed ambiance for all floors(esp. the rooftop garden). And don't get me started on the burges. Those are amazingly delicious.

1 review so far 6
13.10.2016 01:24

Great experience here! The ambience was perfect. The burgers here were quality stuff. Though the pricing was slightly steep, the overall experience made up for it. Will definitely visit again!

4 reviews so far 4
20.05.2016 14:40

Hip and funky interior. Went for weekday lunch, we were there around 12.15pm and it wasn't too crowded. Ordered Baby Huey and it was fantastic! Beef patty was succulent and went very well with the Notorious T.O.M. sauce! Definitely worth visiting for burger fans!

1 review so far 5
20.02.2017 06:51

Service is good. Food is good. Cocktail not bad. Environment- too noisy. Music and people around having loud conversation, not a good place to really chit chat. Toilet will get dirtier as the night goes.

1 review so far 5
13.10.2016 10:44

Great food. The burgers are amazing. The fries were crispy. The decor is fun and casual. An amazing venue. If you are looking out for a burger joint to come to, this is definitely it.

1 review so far 6
16.03.2016 08:42

Excellent service and food served is fantastic. Very nice ambience to just chill and relax after a long tiring day. Recommended for a night out with your girl/boyfriends (:

5 reviews so far 6
26.04.2016 09:35

A great restaurant with good service an excellent burgers. Quite good for an informal Friday lunchtime with either colleagues or clients to relax and look forward to the weekend.

1 review so far 6
24.12.2016 07:59

Friendly staff and yummy yummy food! Arrived earlier than expected because we wanted to avoid the rain and the staff were really nice about it. Recommend their naughty fries!

1 review so far 6
20.08.2016 20:38

The place has a brilliant interior, leading up to the second floor. It awesome place to chill, good food, good vibe, good service! will definitely recommend to all!

1 review so far 6
26.12.2016 11:22

Fabulous ambience! Burgers were delicious and corny fries were very nice. 1939 studio was very cosy for chilling out. Had a fantastic time there. Just slightly expensive though.