The 14th of February is edging closer and closer, and every couple knows what that sacred date spells. Romance is in the air, and there’s that special something when you’re dining with bae on Valentine’s Day itself.
Though most Valentine’s packages have already been snapped up by early lovebirds, there are still plenty of romantic restaurants to dine at on our Little Red Dot. From snazzy rooftop bars with panoramic views to Italian restos with retro vibes, take your pick from these 14 Valentine’s Day dining spots in Singapore to get some grub in 2023.
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An oldie but a goodie. The Summerhouse is the go-to place for a unique experience of dining under the stars in your very own private glass dome. And if you are planning on popping the question this V’day, it’s the perfect backdrop for a fairytale proposal.
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This year, the restaurant is offering a special 4 or 5-course menu featuring classic French dishes paired with red or white wine for $250++/couple. Yes, it’s a splurge but it offers you the chance to roam around Seletar Aerospace Park and spot planes too.
Address: 3 Park Lane, Singapore 798387
Opening hours: Wed-Mon, 6pm-10pm (Closed on Tuesdays)
Contact: 8809 5840 | The Summerhouse website
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Sentosa Island is always a nice escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, especially if you work in the CBD. Whisk your partner away to Panamericana, located at Sentosa Golf Club. Not only do they have al-fresco dining in a sheltered verandah, but the restaurant also makes a perfectly good spot to catch the sun setting over Sentosa waters.
Before you run off to see the view, take a pic with your valentine at the colourful wall art that adorns the entrance. Then, enjoy the farm-to-fire cuisine featuring succulent grilled and roasted premium meats, seafood, greens, and grains.
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This V’day, order a 5-course sharing menu at $288++/per couple that is available for both lunch and dinner. It also includes a glass of prosecco each.
End off your date with a stroll in the gardens accessible from the restaurant itself.
Address: 27 Bukit Manis Road, Sentosa Golf Club, Singapore 099892
Opening hours: Mon-Thu 12pm-3pm & 5pm-10.30pm | Fri-Sat 12pm-4pm & 5pm-12m | Sun 12pm-4pm & 5pm-10.30pm
Contact: Panamericana website
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Make your Valentine’s Day spicy and saucy with a meal at Firangi Superstar. If you’ve never been to India, the restaurant gives you a nice little glimpse into the country’s heritage and history through its aesthetic decor.
Each room has its own theme mimicking the grandeur of India’s past when palaces and royal families used to be a thing. For example, the Elephant Palace has scalloped archways, and the Old Railway Room is designed like a train carriage complete with props such as suitcases.
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Ironically, the Indian food presented here is anything but traditional. Instead, the chefs have put a modern spin on classic Indian dishes (from $14) as well as cocktails (from $20). One of the most popular dishes is the Prata Waffle ??? ($24) topped with Madras fried chicken.
The cocktails feature typical spices used in Indian cooking such as curry leaves, saffron and fenugreek. There’s even a chai-based one. More importantly, every single dish on the menu has a vegetarian alternative so herbivores aren’t left out.
Address: 20 Craig Road, #01-03, Singapore 089692
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 12pm-2.30pm & 5.30pm-10.30pm | Sat 5.30pm-10.30pm (Closed on Sundays)
Contact: 3129 7552 | Firangi Superstar website
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We’re not saying all V’day dates have to be fancy but it doesn’t hurt to bring your better half out for a classy meal once in a while.
Perched at the top of ION Sky, FLNT offers stunning views of the cityscape surrounding Orchard Road. This chic rooftop bar and restaurant has lofty windows and high ceilings as well as an open galley so you can see the chefs in their element – everything screams luxury.
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The cuisine at FLNT is a fusion of Japanese and Peruvian food with dishes being prepared over a binchotan-fueled grill. The Valentine’s Day 5-course menu ($198++/person) will be available from 11th-14th February 2023 featuring ceviche, sushi, and mains such as cod fish.One of the main options is a traditional Peruvian dish known as Lomo Saltado which includes a grilled A4 Japanese Wagyu. The dress code is pretty fancy here so make sure to dress up for the occasion.
Address: 2 Orchard Turn, #55-01 ION Orchard, Singapore 238801
Opening hours: 12pm-3pm & 6pm-10.30pm, Daily
Contact: 8028 1489 | FLNT website
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A romantic date at PS.Cafe never gets old. And while it has plenty of locations across the island now, the OG outlet at Harding has our heart. Nestled amongst the lush greenery of Dempsey Hill with floor-to-ceiling windows, the restaurant sits at the top of our list of romantic restaurants in Singapore.
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Also, all loyal fans would know that PS.Cafe’s decadent desserts are to die for, especially the Double Chocolate Blackout Cake ($).
While their dinner reservations for the actual V’day are totally full, you can still snag a slot for a brunch date.
Address: 28b Harding Road, Singapore 249549
Opening hours: Sun-Thu 8am-10.30pm | Fri-Sat 8am-11pm
Contact: 6708 9288 | PS.Cafe website
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This place is perfect for a date whose bio reads “adventurous”. As the name suggests, at NOX – Dine In The Dark you’ll be having your meal in pitch darkness. Not your typical diner, the restaurant is run by service staff that are visually impaired. In fact, the concept of eating in the dark is so that you get a taste of what they experience on a daily basis.
There’s no menu and it’s a mystery as to what you’re eating until the very end. First, you’ll get a chance to make guesses of what you think the dishes were. Thereafter, the staff will reveal the mystery with pictures and descriptions of your actual meal. It’s a true test of your other 4 senses.
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If you’re up for this unique experience, you can book either the Prix Fixe Dinner mystery set at $88++/person or the V’day special 3-course menu at $168++/person. The latter includes a signature cocktail served before dinner and wine pairing during the meal. Spaces are running out, so make your decision quickly.
Address: 83 Club Street, Singapore 069451
Opening hours: Tue-Sun 6pm-10.30pm (Closed on Mondays)
Contact: 6298 0708 | NOX- Dine In The Dark website
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Make the great escape to the Mediterranean sea with Blu Kouzina, a Greek restaurant with 2 locations in Siglap and Dempsey respectively. The restaurants are splashed with blue and white colours, mentally transporting you to Santorini island – the closest you’ll get to Greece without a passport around here.
If you’ve never tried the cuisine, Blu Kouzina is a good place to start as they’ve got an extensive menu with a variety of dishes suitable for most palettes. There are also plenty of dishes for those with particular dietary needs such as for vegetarians, vegans, and gluten-free diets.
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Greek food is meant to be shared especially with their hot and cold small dishes known as meze. Highlights of the cuisine are the dips (from $18.50) and kebabs (from $27.50) which are not be missed.
Address: 907 E Coast Road, #01-01, Singapore 459107
Opening hours:: Mon-Fri 11.30am-3.30pm & 5.30pm-10.30pm | Sat-Sun 8.30am-3.30pm & 5.30pm-10.30pm
Address: 10 Dempsey Road, #01-20, Singapore 247700
Opening hours: 8.30am-3.30pm & 5.30pm-10.30pm, Daily
Contact: Blu Kouzina website
The ambience pays homage to 1960s Venice.
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If your idea of a Valentine’s Day date is to go bar-hopping, make your way to the bustling Keong Saik Road and fill your tummy at Bar Cicheti. Known for its handmade pastas and wide selection of wines, we’d say the Italian restaurant and bar is a pretty good place to start your date.
For those who are not sure what to order, feel free to check with the friendly staff who are more than happy to offer recommendations, especially when it comes to their favourite winemakers.
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For the best seats in the house, we highly recommend securing the countertop seats so you can interact with the chefs. Even if you choose to sit elsewhere, you’ll get to observe them at work thanks to the open kitchen concept.
The pastas come in 2 sizes – tasting portions ($20-$24) if you prefer to share with your date and try more dishes; or full portions ($30-$36). At the moment, dinner slots for the 14th are full but they are still taking lunch reservations.
Address: 10 Jiak Chuan Road, Singapore 089264
Opening hours: 12pm-2.30pm & 6pm-10.30pm, Daily
Contact: 9640 5502 | Bar Cicheti website
If you missed the opportunity to hire a picnic planner to help you set up a tent this year, the next best thing that’s available are the cosy teepee huts within the premises of Mr. Stork. Snuggle next to your boo in these intimate tents while soaking in the ambience from the 39th floor of Andaz Singapore.
Of course, in the case of inclement weather, you’ll be able to dine indoors too. For the extra fancy who want to try a cheese platter, go for the Les Freres Marchand Cheese Selection that comes with an assortment of three ($25) or five types of cheese ($32). Else, you’ll find the deluxe Chef’s Selection ($60) and it’s slew of lobster rolls, karaage chicken and beef sliders as the more appealing choice instead.
If you wanna loosen up a lil’, choose from their selection of wines (from $20) and cocktails ($27) or their mocktails ($22) made with premium non-alcoholic spirits Seedlip and Melati.
Address: 5 Fraser Street, Level 39, Andaz, Singapore 189354
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 5pm-12am | Sat 3pm-1am | Sun 3pm-12am
Contact: 6408 1288| Mr. Stork wesbite
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Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to lead an atas life for a day and splash some cash on a swanky restaurant. If that sentiment resonates with you, then Riviera’s stunning waterfront view coupled with its Mediterranean medley of food will fit the bill.
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Helmed by two executive chefs with culinary experience in Michelin-starred restaurants, you’re in for a gourmet experience while you admire Marina Bay from a distance.
The restaurant’s got sweethearts an exclusive treat for Valentine’s Day, as you’ll have the luxury of choosing between experiencing a 6-course dinner ($288++/person). Both seafood and meat choices are on offer with Wagyu beef, Hokkaido sea urchin and even blue lobsters on the cards.
Address: 1 Fullerton Road, #02-06 One Fullerton, Singapore 049213
Opening hours: Tue-Sat 12pm-2.30pm & 6.30pm-11pm (Closed on Sundays & Mondays)
Contact: 6690 7564 | Riviera website
Couples who are fans of the iconic PS.Cafe franchise have reason to rejoice, as its sister concept cafe Jypsy serves up comfort Japanese cuisine with a twist. Located in the idyllic stretch of Martin Road, the resto’s rustic wooden interiors give a homely, relaxing feel to the establishment.
From fresh sashimi and sushi rolls to chirashi bowls and tempura appetisers, Jypsy’s got the whole shebang for you to order from. Take a chance on their Salmon Tacos ($16) that have chunks of salmon sandwiched between a crunchy seaweed shell – a Japanese meal isn’t complete without salmon, after all.
Japanese dishes aside, Jypsy’s also got a bird’s nest-esque dish called the Nest Of Fries ($14). The unique shapes of these foods make them pretty photogenic too, so you’ll have plenty of shots for the ‘gram while you’re here.
Address: 38A, 01-02 Martin Road, Singapore 239072
Opening hours: Sun-Thu 11.30am-11pm | Fri-Sat 11.30am-12am
Contact: 6708 9288 | Jypsy One Fullerton website
Dusk is the perfect time to be at LAVO, as the establishment’s bright lights make for great photo-ops
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Situated on the same floor as the renowned MBS Infinity Pool, LAVO is a luxurious Italian rooftop restaurant and bar. From your lofty vantage point, those who’re suckers for scenic views will appreciate the expansive view of the Esplanade and the bustling city that lies 57 storeys below.
Big eaters are sure to leave with their tummies full, as the restaurant whips up dishes with generous portions. For starters, opt for their signature Charred Octopus ($33) or just grab a heaping hunk of French Fries ($18) if seafood isn’t on the agenda for the day.
The diner’s pièce de résistance is “The Meatball” ($38) – a trifecta of ground wagyu beef, veal and Italian sausage topped off with a chunk of ricotta cheese. The decadent dishes don’t stop there, as their 20 Layer Chocolate Cake ($24) intertwines spongy chocolate layers with an equal amount of peanut butter mascarpone.
Address: 10 Bayfront Avenue, Tower 1, Level 57, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 018956
Opening hours: Mon-Sat 11am-12am | Sun 12pm-12am
Contact: 6688 8591 | LAVO website
For a more laid-back date night, Blue Label Pizza & Wine’s got you covered. With their extensive playlist of 70s and 80s rock bops serenading you through the night, you’ll be able to spend a retro-themed Valentine’s within the intimate confines of this neon-clad establishment.
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Steak isn’t the first topping that comes to mind when you think of pizzas, but whoever came up with that combo is a damn genius. Blue Label’s fittingly-named Wish I Was A Baller ($42) pizza is peppered with tender slices of steak, mushrooms and onions drizzled with an indulgent bechamel sauce.
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An ideal side dish to go along with your pizza are the Blue Label Chicken Wings ($14) that comes with your choice of either buffalo or honey-garlic-sriracha sauce. The real kicker is actually the complimentary blue cheese ranch dip – don’t worry, there isn’t a pungent odour – that adds more umami flavour to your wings.
Blue Label Pizza & Wine (Mandarin Gallery)
Address: 333A Orchard Road, #03-02 Mandarin Gallery, Singapore 238897
Opening hours: 12PM-10PM, Daily
Contact: 9785 7799 | Blue Label Pizza & Wine website
Blue Label Pizza & Wine (Ann Siang Road)
Address: 28 Ann Siang Road, #B1-01, Singapore 069708
Opening hours: 12PM-10PM, Daily
Contact: 9821 9362
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Stepping into Pasta Bar will feel as though you’ve been whisked away to a neighbourhood pasta parlour back in Italy. Hailing from Genova, the head chef’s doughy theatrics can be witnessed as he prepares 11 different types of pasta from his open kitchen from scratch.
Southern Italian food tends to have lighter, tangier flavours
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Striving to produce authentic Southern Italian cuisine, your tastes are in for a European trip when you nosh on Pasta Bar’s assortment of dishes. Their vegetarian Truffle Fettuccini ($46) is encased in a blanket of large shaved black truffle, while their Tagliatelle ($34) is a head-turner thanks to the portion of 24-hour braised beef ragu that envelops the noodles.
Address: 55, 01-05 Keong Saik Road, Singapore 089158
Opening hours: Sun-Thu 12pm-3pm & 6pm-10.30pm | Fri-Sat 6pm-10.30pm
Contact: 6222 0627 | Pasta Bar website
Good food never fails to uplift our moods, so couples can’t go wrong by dining at one of these 14 Valentine’s Day dining spots in Singapore this V’day.
Oh, and just a friendly reminder for all you boyfriends out there, make sure to grab a meaningful gift or a bouquet of flowers so you
don’t incur the wrath of your missus can make the day even sweeter.
Check out our other articles centred around the day of love here:
Cover image adapted from (L-R clockwise): @allwonderswithin, @sakuraliu
Originally written by Benjamin Wellesley on 29th January 2021. Last updated by Aditi Kashyap on 2nd February 2023.
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