Having kids does not mean having to compromise on quality time with your spouse. Go out on a date, slow down for a romantic evening.
Here are our top 10 picks for the most romantic restaurants in Singapore.
The Cliff @ Sentosa (illido @ The Cliff)
If you are into sweepingly grand, classic romances, The Cliff will appeal to you. It serves contemporary Italian cuisine overlooking the South China Sea.
Enjoy an Italian affair this valentine with a special 4 course valentine dinner set at $128++ per person and enjoy gastronomical delights such as the tuna Crudo with Oscietra Caviar Champagne and tomato jelly, Slow Cooked Sole Fish with Sea Urchin Cream Asparagus and 24 Egg Yolk Tagliolini with Hokkaido Scallop, Bottarga and Amalfi Lemon. This multi-award winner will not disappoint you.
Address: The Sentosa Resort & Spa, 2 Bukit Manis Road, Sentosa
Tel: 6708 8310
Operating Hours: Dinner: 6.30pm – 12mn daily (last seating 9.30pm | last order 10pm | last drink order 11.30pm)
Cuisine: International, Seafood
Main courses from $40 to $80
Halia @ Botanical Gardens
Halia at Singapore Botanic Gardens
Indulge in Halia’s decadent set menu or buffet offerings amongst lush foliage and greenery at The Halia at Singapore Botanic Gardens. The Halia offers a fusion of modern European and Asian cuisine like the Halia Chilli Crab Spaghettini. End of your meal with the signature Sticky Toffee Pudding with Butterscotch and Vanilla Ice Cream Ginger Nougat Parfait.
Address: 1 Cluny Road, Ginger Garden, Botanic Gardens
- Monday to Thursday (except public holidays): 12.00pm to 9.30pm (Last seating)
- Friday & Eve of Public Holidays: 12.00pm to 9.30pm (Last seating)
- Saturday: 10.00am to 10.00pm (Last seating)
- Sunday & Public Holidays: 10.00am to 9.30pm (Last seating)
- Brunch: 10.00am to 4.00pm (Weekends and Public Holidays)
- Afternoon Tea: 3.00pm to 5.00pm (Weekends and Public Holidays)
Kindly note that Halia does not accept reservations on weekends and public holidays from 10am to 5pm.
Cuisine: European cuisine with Asian inspirations
Price: $78 per pax
Flutes @ The National Museum
Photography by Sazali Jantan
Nestled in the heart of the city, lies a hidden treasure, away from the bustling city noises. Named as one of the ‘Top 101 Best Restaurants in Asia’ in 2013, Flutes is an elegant, colonial restaurant offering mouth watering European cuisine.
Address: 93 Stamford Road, #01-02 National Museum of Singapore, Singapore 178897
- Monday to Friday: 11.30am – 2pm
- Saturday: 10.30am- 2.30pm, 6.30pm – 10.30pm
- Sunday: 10.30am-5pm
Cuisine: Western, Australian
Main courses from $30 to $50 (average price of $100)
Talented Chef-owner Gunther Hubrechsen meticulously brings to you pleasurable French fare that are novel with a sophisticated edge. Signature dishes includes that of the Cold Angel’s hair pasta and the free range egg confit with alba white truffle which are favourites in the fine dining restaurant.
To complement the fine dining experience, more than 350 labels of wine mostly from France have been carefully selected in pairing with Chef Gunther’s creations to complete the diner’s gastronomic experience at Gunther’s.
Address: 36 Purvis Street, #01-03
Tel: 6338 8955
- Lunch: Noon – 2.30pm, Dinner: 6.30pm – 10.30pm
Main courses start from $38 onwards
Ocean Restaurant by Cat Cora
Did you know that Ocean Restaurant was opened by America’s first Lady Iron Chef Cat Cora? Located inside the S.E.A. Aquarium, Ocean Restaurant by Cat Cora is the latest dining concept developed by Resorts World Sentosa and Cat Cora, which offers guests a truly unique dining experience with a mesmerizing view of the Open Ocean habitat. In seeking to ensure a healthy future for the marine ecosystem, the restaurant serves sustainable sourced seafood such as sous vide Scottish salmon.
Address: Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269 (Level B1M)
Tel: 6577 6688
- 11.30am – 2.30pm (last order at 2.15pm)
- Snack: 2.30pm – 5.30pm (last order at 5.15pm)
- Dinner: 5.30pm – 10.30pm (last order at 10.00pm)
Sick of all the upmarket, stifling restaurants? Just want to enjoy some authentic homemade Italian pasta in a cosy, unpretentious setting? You can do so at the award-winning romantic restaurant Pasta Brava, have a hearty meal and even doodle away on the paper provided. Great for a dinner date with fabulous comfort food in a beautiful ambience after a stressful day at work! Pasta Brava offers traditional dishes from various regions of Italy.
Address: 11 Craig Road Singapore 089671
Tel: 6227 7550
Operating Hours: Noon – 2.30pm (Mon – Sat), Dinner: 6.30pm – 10.30pm (Mon – Sat)
Main courses from $20 – $25
The White Rabbit
Get awe-struck dining in this beautifully restored chapel at The White Rabbit and recall memories of how you and your spouse walked down the church aisle. The venue makes for great conversation too! Try a fresh take on timeless European comfort food and cocktails.
Address: 39C Harding Road
Tel: 6473 9965
- Lunch: Tuesday – Friday 12:00pm – 2:30pm
- Brunch: Saturday – Sunday 11:30am – 3:00pm
- Dinner: Tuesday-Sunday 6:30pm – 10:30pm
Cuisine: Western, European
Main courses start from $38 onwards
A café hidden inside greenery, P.S. café offers mouthwatering Australian food in a comfortable setting with a beautiful ambience. Tucked away in Dempsey Hill, this café is ideal if you are looking for an informal candle light dinner at around $35 per person. Or if you are looking for a place to spend your weekend afternoons, P.S. café does the trick with its famous truffle shoestring fries and indulgent cakes while basking in the beautifully curated environment.
Address: 28B Harding Rd, Singapore 249549
- Sun to Thur: 8am to 11pm
- Fri and Sat: 8am to 1am
Dining on the sea while admiring the vast horizons is certainly not an everyday experience. Be it on this upcoming Valentines Day or simply treating your loved one to a romantic and unforgettable dinner.
The Royal Albatross presents 4 romantically themed cruises complete with a served international menu, a welcome drink, entertainment and views of Singapore’s speculator city skyline at night. Aboard the cruise, there is a wide range of international food selections from Italian pizzas to the latest charcoal barbeque menu, all with a touch of local flavours.
Price: Sail and dine on Batman’s yacht from $195 a person
Address: 8 Sentosa Gateway, 098269
For vegetarian couples, do check out our Top 5 Vegetarian places to dine in Singapore
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