This month, we’ve got loads of new and exciting eateries in store for you to both save and splurge on. From fast food options to buffets and fine dining, we’ve got you covered! Here are our top 8 picks for the month of October, and fair warning: these will have you drooling in no time!
Maru is an interesting fusion of Western and Asian cuisine including French, Japanese, and Vietnamese flavours. Their rustic and unconventional interior was designed to transport you to a virtual reality of the street scenes of the Old Quarter of Hanoi. Using only the freshest and finest ingredients, Maru does not compromise on the quality of their dishes. Wet your appetite with some crunchy Chicken Katsu Tacos, then tickle your taste buds with a Steamed Spicy Asari that is truly an explosion of flavour. For up to 90 minutes, enjoy an unlimited flow of soft drinks, beer, and house wines.
Find it at Icon Village, 12 Gopeng Street, #01-05 – 11, Singapore 078877
Book a table at Maru Dine & Bar and earn 2X Chope-Dollars with the code TASTYBLOG
Orchard Road is renowned for being Singapore’s ultimate hub for fine dining and retail therapy. Finding scrumptious meals at affordable prices can be a struggle. With the opening of Ginger Thai at the shophouses along Cuppage Road, you can now relish in authentic Thai classics that are totally value for money!
What is a Thai restaurant without Tom Yum, right? Go for their classic Tom Yum Soup with either chicken or seafood if you’re a fan of tart, clear soup, or try the Tom Yum Chicken With Coconut for a more creamy base. Other Thai favourites include Pineapple Rice, Pad Thai, Green Curry, and Mango Sticky Rice! Ginger Thai also mixes things up by incorporating local delicacies into their menu such as the succulent Chicken Satay with Thai herbs.
Find it at 37 Cuppage Road, Singapore 229460
Book a table at Ginger Thai and earn 2X Chope-Dollars with the code TASTYBLOG
Located along the quaint shophouses of Stanley Street, Trattoria Amanda is an oasis of quality Italian cuisine. It’s homely ambience is sure to take you away from the usual humdrum of city life and into the realm of Italian culture. Revel in authentic Italian fare that is cooked to perfection.
Be sure to try the mouth-watering Burratina e Parma Ham— juicy slices of Parma ham encircling creamy Burratina cheese! Dine anytime from 5pm to 8pm and participate in an Aperitivo—pre-dinner drinks to get your tummy rumbling. Choose from their selection of opulent wines, cocktails, and liqueur. Trattoria Amanda leaves no man behind with their vegetarian friendly specials which include Risotto Con Porcini, Ravioli Formaggi, and a Classic Margherita. Buon appetito!
Find it at 14 Stanley Street, Singapore 068733
Book a table at Trattoria Amanda and earn 2X Chope-Dollars with the code TASTYBLOG
Brace yourself for an unforgettable buffet experience featuring Japanese, Italian, Korean, and local delicacies. Sea & Blue is more than just seafood. With over 100 food items to indulge in, you’re sure to find yourself in foodie heaven. Feast on endless rolls of sushi, succulent slices of beef bulgogi, wheels of pizza, and so much more! Don’t forget to head over to the dessert bar where you can construct your very own Korean bingsu. Need we say more?
Find it at 10 Bayfront Avenue, #B2-01/01A, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 018956
Book a table at Sea & Blue and earn 2X Chope-Dollars with the code TASTYBLOG
Chef Clayton Wells, owner of renowned Sydney restaurant ‘Automata’ is bringing his expertise to our Little Red Dot with the opening of Blackwattle on Amoy Street. At Blackwattle, expect a fine dining experience that is impressively casual and unpretentious, yet comfortable and elegant. Order from a frequently changing three and five-course menu, as well as an a la carte menu. Try the noteworthy Grilled Black Angus Short Rib and savour a pretty Pumpkin Seed Sorbet for dessert! Head upstairs for some carefully concocted bar snacks and cocktails.
Find it at 97 Amoy Street, Telok Ayer, Singapore 069917
Book a table at Blackwattle and earn 2X Chope-Dollars with the code TASTYBLOG
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Formally introducing Burger Monster—the first Korean burger joint to mark it’s territory in Singapore. From the company that opened Singapore’s top Korean fried chicken food chain; Burger Monster is Chicken Up’s newest sister! Forget regular beef and chicken, Burger Monster takes things up a notch by utilizing fish like unagi and shark in their burger creations. The signature beef Monster Burger is monster-sized; spanning up to 20cm and can be shared among as many as 4 persons. Besides burgers, check out their scrumptious rolls, fried chicken, and fish! What’s more, experience the true taste of Korean flavours and free flow drinks at economical prices that won’t burn a hole in your wallet!
Find it at 10 Jurong East Street 12, #01-01 Jurong East MRT, Singapore 609690
Book a table at Burger Monster and earn 2X Chope-Dollars with the code TASTYBLOG
‘Shin Minori’, translates to ‘new harvest’ in Japanese and is well-known at their UE Square outlet for being an all-you-can-eat Japanese buffet with dozens of noodle, sushi, and sashimi selections to choose from. Treat yourself to a feast of Japanese delights at pocket-friendly prices that won’t break the bank at the new Katong Square outlet. Shin Minori exudes creativity with their unique maki rolls such as the Spider Temaki which is interestingly shaped and filled with deep fried crispy soft shell crab. Or how about the colourful Harvest Maki Roll consisting of avocado wrapped with boiled shrimp and topped with almonds, coconut flakes, mango, and eel sauce!
The opening of Restaurant Ards by dynamic duo Chef Ace Tan and Chef David Lee is a celebration of Asian cuisine and culinary cultures. The team at Restaurant Ards is devoted to showcasing the best aspects of Asian culture, not just with their diverse culinary expertise but even through their warm and hospitable nature toward their diners. The fifteen-course dinner menu tells an imaginative story through distinct flavours of dishes like Ear of the Sea and Art of Beef.
Find it at 76 Duxton Rd, Singapore 089535
Book a table at Restaurant Ards and earn 2X Chope-Dollars with the code TASTYBLOG