#1 Table 65
Opened by 2 Michelin Star chef Richard van Oostenbrugge, this restaurant is opening in the space formerly held by Joel Robuchon Restaurant at Resorts World Sentosa. Bring your colleagues here for an engaging and fun session of gourmet delights with the unique counter seating and beautifully crafted dishes sure to spur lots of spontaneous conversation.
Dish to try: “Apple”
Address: 26 Sentosa Gateway, Hotel Michael, #01-104 & 105, 098138
#2 Bacchanalia by Vianney Massot
Bacchanalia along Hongkong street was a business crowd favourite due to it’s set lunches under incumbent chef Luke Armstrong. After undergoing an extensive renovation, Chef Vianney Massot brings his modern French sensibilities to the menu. Expect to find pasta paired with sea urchin or hairy crab, grilled Japanese beef or Bresse chicken prepared in homage to Singapore’s chicken rice.
Dish to try: Foie Gras with Sweet Corn, Parsley and Popcorn
Address: 39 Hongkong St, Singapore 059678
#3 15 Stamford by Alvin Leung
Alvin Leung, the chef-founder of the three Michelin-starred Bo Innovation in Hong Kong has left molecular gastronomy behind at his new restaurant at The Capitol Kempinski near Raffles City. Instead, the focus is on the different cuisines of Asia through a Singaporean perspective. Since Singaporeans love to travel, this is a great way to “travel” without leaving the country. Look forward to starters like Hokkaido Scallop with salted plum and shisho Chargrilled “Bak Kut Teh” Pork Chop and Lobster prepared with a Thai dressing.
Dish to try: Beef Short Rib Rendang with Pickled Cabbage
Address: 15 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178906
#4 Cook & Tras Social Library
Located on the ground floor of the soon-to-open Six Senses Maxwell and lined with lush tropical foliage is Cook & Tras, a social library restaurant & bar influenced by heritage Straits cuisine. This restaurant and bar has a specially curated book collection with over 3000 books. The food and drink menu is heavily influenced by Straits heritage cuisine and features an all-day small plates sharing menu, homemade tonics and kombuchas in the afternoon, and signature cocktails for evenings.
Dish to try: Maxwell Sirloin Burger with Bacon Tomato Jam
Address: 2 Cook St, Singapore 078857
#5 Violet Oon ION Orchard
Always been a fan of Peranakan food but couldn’t find any options in the heart of Singapore along Orchard Road? There is now a solution. Violet Oon’s peranakan empire expands to it’s newest location at the ION Orchard shopping centre. Enjoy classical Singaporean and Peranakan flavours in dishes like her chicken curry, dry laksa and babi pong tay (braised pork belly).
Dish to try: Ayam Buah Keluak (Classic spicy and tangy chicken stew with Buah Keluak nuts)
Address: Ion Orchard, 2 Orchard Turn, #03-22, 238801