New year, new feeds. Here’s our roundup of the newest haunts in town – whether you’re looking for a saucy steakhouse to indulge your carnivorous cravings or a new family-friendly hangout for gatherings in the city, there’s bound to be a spot on this list for you. Keep reading and happy eating!
The third incarnation of the wildly popular gastrobar, this cosy restaurant boasts a wine list as exceptionally extensive as the other two locations. Have a go at their 13% Pizza – Catalonian bread topped with fresh herbs, Portobello mushrooms, Iberico ham and Beaufort cheese – flavourful without overpowering your palate, making it the perfect dish to pair with your choice of wine. Come here to unwind after work or with a small group of friends, for an unpretentious environment, good food and, fine wine.
Find it at 123A Telok Ayer Street Singapore (068592)
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Headed by Chef Josephine Loke, 665°F is named after the Piro oven in which all their dishes are cooked. Try their Whole Dover Sole, flatfish cooked in burnt butter and served with capers and parsley. The Wagyu Tomahawk is another speciality. Made from beef imported from the Margaret River region of Western Australia, this main is large enough to be shared by two very hungry diners. With plush interiors inspired by central London streets and breathtaking views of the Singapore skyline, this restaurant is the ideal setting for an intimate dinner.
Find it at 5 Fraser Street Level 38 Andaz Singapore Singapore (189354)
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Located on Jiak Chuan Road, this steakhouse is the nighttime alter ego of the beloved Bao Makers. The bright interior of the restaurant is sparse and exudes minimalism, but don’t let the lack of decor fool you – from 6pm daily, this place serves up some of the best steaks in town. Try their juicy Butler’s Steak – black angus flat iron, available in limited quantities daily – or indulge your sweet tooth with their Chocolate Lava – rich, moist and, served with vanilla bean ice cream. Pair your food with a red or white from their extensive wine list for the perfect meal.
Find it at 4 Jiak Chuan Road Singapore (089261)
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If you’re ever in Little India and craving something other than Indian food, head down to the Great Madras Hotel and check out The Great Mischief. Their menu consists of wallet-friendly tapas that incorporate traditional Spanish ingredients like chorizo, peppers, and Coca bread. Try their Pulpo A Feira, octopus that has been pan-fried in olive oil and paprika. The meat is deliciously juicy, and the paprika adds a dimension of flavour that is unique to Spanish cuisine. This spot is best for boisterous fun with family and friends.
Find it at 28 Madras Street Singapore (208422)
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If you’re ever in Bukit Timah and craving Italian food, this is your new go-to. Promising to bring you a “touch of Italy” with their cuisine, this new outfit boasts a menu filled with Italian staples like risotto, gnocchi and, pizza. Try their Spaghetti Alla Carbonara, made with Pecorino Romano cheese instead of the more common Parmigiano, which gives the dish a richer flavour. Choose a drink from their large selection, from Campari to Limoncello, to pair with your meal for an authentic Italian dining experience.
Find it at 30 Stevens Road #01-04/05 Singapore (257840)
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With a capacity for less than fifty guests, you won’t need to shout over loud patrons or blaring music to be heard here. Former Meta restaurant chef Louis Han heads the kitchen at Kimme, serving up exquisite fare like their Deep-Fried Abalone with Homemade Aioli and White Kimchi – the perfect marriage of Asian ingredients and Western techniques. The meat is deliciously tender and complemented perfectly by the tangy aioli and spice of the kimchi. This sleek bistro on the trendy Amoy street stretch is the perfect place to relax after work.
Find it at 47 Amoy Street Singapore (069873)
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A joint venture by two young local chefs, Le Binchotan is another gem tucked away on Amoy Street. Serving up French-Japanese fusion cuisine, this 35-seater restaurant has been designed with timbre rods to create an intimate interior reminiscent of Parisian opulence. Try their Yakitori Sticks – freshly roasted and served to you piping hot. The meat is perfectly tender and explodes with flavour from the first bite. For dessert, opt for the Coconut Pudding – springy, tangy and sweet without being cloying – the satisfying end for your meal.
Find it at 115 Amoy Street #01-04 Singapore (069935)
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Got the post-drink munchies? This is the place for you! Open till 4am, this eatery is a haven for revellers. Conveniently located next to the main stretch of bars and clubs in Clarke Quay, this stall serves delicious Chinese congee and zi char for all your early morning needs. Try their Cured Pork Ribs and Dehydrated Vegetables Porridge, available in individual portions, or as a bowl to share with two to three friends. The tender meat, warm congee, and umami taste will soothe and excite your palate at the same time!
Find it at 3B River Valley Road #01-16 Singapore (179021)
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Indian-inspired Southern American fare? Count us in! Unlike its sister outlet in Telok Ayer, this new location sees a tandoor oven and spit roaster thrown into the mix. With an eclectic menu that incorporates Indian spices into their dishes, you can bet on this restaurant to serve up some interesting items, like the Butter Chicken Hot Pocket and Bhaji Onion Rings – who knew Indian and American cuisine could be combined so seamlessly? With free-flow of Indian lemonade and unique dishes that will leave your taste buds tingling, this is a must-visit in Little India.
Find it at 21 Campbell Lane Singapore (209894)
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Seafood lovers, UNI-te! This lovely little spot on Beach Road offers diners a wide array of fresh seafood, air flown from Japan, Canada, and the US. If you’re new to Japanese sea urchin, which this eatery is dedicated to, give their Uni Oyster Shot a try. Served within a oyster shell, this dish consists of a dollop of sea urchin flesh and juicy ikura where briny flavours come together in a perfect union. The menu also offers premium sashimi items like monkfish liver and golden eye snapper and an array of sake for pairing.
Find it at 7500A Beach Road #B1-310 The Plaza Singapore (199591)
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Boasting views of the skyline on one side and the nature reserve on the other, this is one of the swankiest watering holes in town. Their menu is equally impressive, boasting a wide selection of cocktails, wines, whiskies and even champagne (did someone say Moët & Chandon?). Treat yourself to a midweek drink here and soak in the gorgeous views from the al-fresco seating options or chill out with the smooth lounge music inside. If you’re feeling peckish, you’ll be glad to know that Urbana also offers bar bites like Wagyu Beef Sliders and Blue Swimmers Crab Cakes.
Find it at 99 Irrawaddy Road Level 33 Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena Singapore (329568)
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