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Simply Bread

I can't believe I waited so long to try a sandwich from Simply Bread! The outlet at Raffles Place was empty as I was there slightly before the lunch hour, after having finished a meeting nearby. As I walked in, I noted there were a bunch of pre-packed triangular sandwiches and salads for the touch-and-go folks. But I was there for their freshly made sandwiches. The menu is rather skimpy but I suppose it is a good strategy, to keep the focus on the quality of the bread instead.

I debated between the egg mayo and the tuna salad ($8.50) though eventually, the tuna won as I found myself craving for something briney. With each sandwich order, one would get to choose from several options of bread. I chose my favourite - wholemeal sunflower.

A few moments later, my sandwich was delivered together with a cupcake portion of coleslaw.

The toasted bread was crispy on the outside, sturdy but not too dense and prevented the bread from soaking up the liquid from the tuna salad that filled the insides generously. The tuna salad had been pre-mixed with mayonaise and chopped bits of green pickles so it was just a little bit tangy when you bit into them. The large slices of tomatos and green lettuce made eating the sandwich truley a pleasure. It was an all-in-one, savoury, juicy and refreshing experience.

If only there was an outlet closer to work or home, I would find it difficult to pull myself away.

Simply Bread
3 Phillip St.
01-02 Commerce Pt.
Tel: 6557 2856
Opened Mondays to Fridays
8am - 6pm


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