Note to self…while in Singapore, dine in some of the finest restaurants! From street cafes to exclusive restaurants, food is at the very heart and soul of the Singaporean lifestyle! The following seven descriptions provide a taste of some of the finest dining to be found anywhere!
One – Shinji, Singapore:
Renowned for world-class sushi, premier Tokyo chef, Shinji Kanesaka, was the inspiration behind Shinji Kanesaka. With a couple Michelin stars under his belt, the understated menu offers seafood and fresh fish to diners who truly appreciate gourmet delicacies. Under the watchful eye of the master-chef, the Japanese chefs serve up a tasteful selection of dishes from behind a wooden counter. When the meal is over, pull out one of your credit cards offered by American Express to reap additional rewards.
Two – Les Amis, Singapore:
Catering to a faithful following, the Les Amis French cuisine restaurant in Singapore is one of the finest. Highly acclaimed, the doors opened in 1994. Since then, the modern European-style restaurant has featured one of the largest wine collections in South-East Asia. Chef Armin Leitgeb continues to enthrall diners with his culinary expertise within this exclusive setting.
Three – Imperial Treasure – Super Peking Duck Restaurant:
Roasted Peking duck to die for! The Imperial Treasure is supervised by master-chef, Tong Yuk Sing, and his Beijing dream-team. Using ancient techniques brought over from the Emperor’s Imperial kitchen, each succulent Peking duck is roasted and served to perfection!
Four – L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon – Resorts World Sentosa:
L’Atelier De Joël Robuchon provides one of the most exciting culinary experiences to be found anywhere. Created by world-renowned chef, Joël Robuchon, the ‘Atelier style’ restaurant is built upon methods that mix French and Japanese techniques with cuisine. The delectable dishes are served within a relaxed environment that showcases some of the finest foods from the Mediterranean Region and Asia.
Five – Restaurant Andre, Singapore:
Historic China Town presents the Restaurant Andre, Singapore, a fine French restaurant that combines many unique features that go far beyond exceptional Asian food. Restaurant Andre’s dishes have a distinctive Mediterranean influence that allows the freshest seasonal foods to be served along with exquisite wines.
Six – Iggy’s at the Hilton Hotel:
The freshest foods from Australia, Japan, and Europe, are available at Iggy’s, one of the ‘best restaurants’ in the world. A light, balanced blend of fresh Japanese cuisine and wines from a multiple-page list provide much more than gastronomic satisfaction. Following the move to the current location at the Hilton, in 2010, Iggy’s boasts two private rooms that may be reserved for larger groups, an extensive wine cellar, and a state-of-the art kitchen.
Seven – Gunther’s:
Chef Gunther Hubrechson, from Belgium, brought Gunther’s to the Singapore scene in 2007. Within a couple of years, it had positioned itself as a notable, award winning restaurants. Situated on Purvis Street, it provides a welcomed break from shopping-mall eateries.
Just a sampling of some of the finest dining in Singapore… Which restaurant is your favorite?