“‘Tis the season to be jolly, fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la.”
Christmas is less than a month away and you have been pondering where to bring your spouse for a nice, romantic dinner.
Away from the kids, away from work. Just you and her. Away from the world (if possible).
Having read your mind, we burned hours of the night oil (we promise it’s not because of our bonuses) to come up with the best romantic dinner spots in Singapore that might be just what you are looking for!
Here are 15 romantic dinner spots to wine and dine in Singapore.
1. Bar Chicheti
Bar Cicheti is just the right spot for pasta fans and has received high acclaim for its Paccheri, a tubular-shaped pasta that’s coupled with slow-braised polpo (Spanish octopus).
Complete the meal with starters like the Salvia Fritta (S$8), as well as the Lingua di Manzo Tannato (S$18).
Address: 10 Jiak Chuan Road, Singapore 089264
Contact No.: +65 6789 9801
LUNCH: 12 – 230pm daily
DINNER: 6 – 1030pm daily
DELIVERY: 1130am – 230pm; 6 – 930pm daily
Taking over the space once occupied by Kilo Kitchen, Raw Kitchen Bar has its origins in the old Bukit Timah fire station’s backroom where it aims to celebrate the “realness and rawness” of living.
It boasts of a dreamy aesthetic, as you can enjoy your food under trees decked in fairy lights while watching the sunset in the distance.
Address: 66 Kampong Bugis, Ground Floor Patio, Singapore 338987
Contact: +65. 9836 3234
Thursday – Friday: 5.30pm – 10.30pm
Saturday – Sunday: 11.30 am – 10.30pm
3. Le Jardin
Le Jardin is a beautiful floral-themed French cafe that is nestled at the Fort Canning Arts Centre. Its beautifully decorated interior and exterior almost makes you feel like you are being transported to Europe.
It is also a pet-friendly restaurant, and is paw-fect if you would like to take your furry friend along to date night!
Address: 5 Cox Terrace, Level 2, Fort Canning Arts Centre Singapore, Singapore 179602
Contact: +65 8338 8281
Tuesday – Sunday 9.00am – 9.00pm
The Butcher’s Wife is an exclusively gluten-free restaurant that serves a great variety of European and Western cuisines.
Located at Tiong Bahru, the restaurant serves an array of delicious alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, along with exquisite dishes. Sit facing an open kitchen and watch top chefs work on your meal, providing for an exciting dining experience.
Address: 19 Yong Siak Street, Singapore 168650
Contact: +65 6221 9307
Email: Contact us here
Operating Hours: Tues to Sun 1130–1500; 1700–2130 (2100 on Sun)
Dine among the lush greenery at the Vineyard at Hortpark. Be entranced by the beautiful foliage, aged-wood tables, and minimalist decor.
It is an extremely romantic and dreamy spot and reminds you of a garden wonderland. Indulge in the French-Italian menu which boasts of beautifully crafted dishes.
Address: 33 Hyderbad Road, #02-02, HortPark, Singapore 119578
Contact: +65 6479 7977
Operating Hours: Mon – Fri: 12:00pm – 3:00pm (Lunch), 6:00pm – 10:00pm (Dinner) Sat – Sun: 10:30am – 10pm
Arbora is located right at the peak of Mount Faber, so you will be treated to views of the lush landscape, as well as cable cars that travel between Faber Peak and Sentosa.
The sunset will serve as a beautiful backdrop to your dinner, and the food offerings here will not break the bank as well.
Address: 109 Mount Faber Rd, Faber Peak, Singapore 099203
Contact: +65 6377 9688
Operating Hours: Mon-Fri: 11am-10:30pm
Sat-Sun & PH: 8:30am-10:30pm
When you step into KOMA, you’re instantly transported to Japan. Pass by the Fushimi Inari Shrine inspired entrance, and admire the breathtaking interior which consists of a reflecting pool and a traditional Japanese footbridge.
While it is known for its decor, KOMA also features an extensive food and drinks menu and a trip there will leave both your stomach and Instagram feed pleased.
Address: The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Avenue, #B1-67, Singapore 018972
Contact: +65 6688 8690
Operating Hours: Monday – Sunday: 11.30AM – 3PM, 5PM – 12AM
Entering UNA is almost like stepping into a fairytale. It is located on the second floor of the Alkaff Mansion and is an establishment perfect for date night.
It serves up Spanish fare like the Paella de Marisco and also does decent drinks. Have a seat at the alfresco dining area which is decked in twinkling lights, for both an Instagrammable and romantic dinner date.
Address: 10 Telok Blangah Green, Level 2, Singapore 109178
Contact: +65 8126 8844
Operating Hours: Fri: 11.30-2.30, Tue-Sun: 6-10.30pm
This 5-star restaurant is based on the original Clifford Pier and has preserved the pier’s history and culture, with some added aesthetically-pleasing interior design structures.
It is a great spot to delight in local dishes like satay, chicken rice, laksa, and more while being in a classy environment. Be sure to finish the evening with a classic cocktail at the Gin Parlor in the alfresco dining area.
Address: 80 Collyer Quay, Singapore 049326
Contact: +65 6597 5266
Operating Hours: Monday – Friday 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm, Saturday – Sunday : 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
10. Level 33
Level 33 is the world’s highest urban microbrewery, and you can ask to take a tour around their beer brewing facilities.
Apart from the exquisitely brewed beers, the brewery also dishes up solid food, but it is probably best known for its spectacular views of the Marina Bay area.
Address: 8 Marina Boulevard #33-01
Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 1
Contact: +65 6834 3133
Operating Hours: Monday – Sunday 11:30AM – 10:30PM
P.S. Cafe is a perfect spot for date night that doesn’t break the bank. While all the outlets offer great ambiance, the outlet at East Coast Park with its scenic beach view and laid-back atmosphere is a more romantic spot.
Pick the alfresco seating where you can people-watch while you dine, before going for a seaside stroll after.
Address: 1110 East Coast Parkway, Cyclist Park, 01-05/06/07 Singapore 449880
Contact: +65 6708 9288
Operating Hours: Daily: 8.00am – 10pm
FOC Sentosa is an offshoot of its Hong Kong Street outlet and serves up brilliant Spanish cuisine. Tuck into a variety of tapas plates and enjoy it with a refreshing sangria.
The exquisite food is paired with a picturesque view of the beach, and if you’re lucky, you can even catch the sunset while having dinner.
Address: 10 Tanjong Beach Walk, 098943, Sentosa Singapore
Contact No.: +65 6100 1102
Operating Hours: Wednesday to Sunday: 11:30-22:30
Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays
Housed in former barracks that were built in the 1860s, The Dempsey Cookhouse and Bar is one of the most romantic and elegant restaurants in Singapore.
Relish in modern European cuisine with an Asian twist, by renowned chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, in a spacious and intimate setting. Some highlights of the menu include black truffle pizza, roasted cod with spicy herbal coconut broth, and fried calamari with citrus.
Address: Block 17D Dempsey Road, Singapore 249676
Contact No.: +65 6486 1054 or + 65 8121 6122(For take away orders)
MON – FRI
12:00PM – 2:30PM
(Last seating 2:00 PM)
MON – THU
3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
(Last seating 5:00 PM)
SAT, SUN, AND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS
11:30 AM – 3:30 PM
(Last seating 3:00 PM)
MON – THU & SUN
6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
(Last seating 9:00 PM)
FRI, SAT & EVE OF PUBLIC HOLIDAYS
6:00PM – 10:30PM
(Last seating 10:00 PM)
(Last order 10:30 PM)
TAKEAWAY & HOME DELIVERY
Monday to Sunday & PH
12:00pm – 2:30pm | 6:00pm – 9:00pm (last order 9pm)
14. Corner House
The Corner House is located in the botanical gardens and occupies an old colonial bungalow dating back to 1910. The restaurant has often been praised for its excellent food and ingredient quality.
Last year, it debuted an all-new omakase-style menu guaranteed to give diners an exclusive and gastronomic experience.
Address: 1 Cluny Road, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore 259569
Contact: +65 6469 1000
Operating Hours: Wednesdays to Sundays 12 pm – 3 pm, 6.30 pm – 11 pm
Restaurant Labyrinth is an innovative restaurant that has gained accolades for its unique take on well-loved Singaporean dishes.
From Chilli Crab ice cream to SG Bak Kut Teh made fancy with black truffle, the dishes here are made to wow the culinary connoisseur, and will be a great date for couples who love exploring new cuisines and food.
Address: Esplanade Mall 8 Raffles Avenue #02-23 Singapore 039802
Contact: +65 6223-4098
Operating Hours: Tue-Wed: 6:30-10:30pm. Thu-Sun: 12-2:30pm, 6:30-10:30p