To all men, seal your woman’s heart with Love and Food this Valentine’s Day ♥ Ladies, get ready to go on a gastronomical journey with some of Singapore’s best and most romantic restaurants. Valentine’s Day falls on a Saturday this year so there is a high chance that most popular venues will be booked out. Instead of reserving the same restaurant, how about exploring the unexplored? Handpicked personally by our team are ten hidden gems ranging from Italian, European, French, Spanish and Contemporary cuisines.
This Valentine’s, get a taste of Italy right in your neighborhood. If you are looking for the right balance between cucina delizioso (delicious cuisines) and ambiente romantico (romantic ambiance) then these are the places to consider.
Al Forno Restaurant produces one of the most authentic and delicious Italian dishes on the East Coast, keeping their reputation and originality since opening back in 1995. Al Forno is the perfect venue for simple couples who love comfy and delicious homey Italian food away from the city area.
Buona Terra Italian Restaurant is located along Scotts Road (Orchard). This restaurant boasts delicious Italian delights, cozy private dining rooms, Victorian armchairs and aristocratic tableware accompanied by crystal wine glasses and highly personalized service. The simple yet elegant dining is led by a colourful wine cellar and the flavors of North Italy. The use of warm colours and lighting harmonize well with quirky paintings, enlivening the atmosphere while creating a romantic set-up. This restaurant is heaven on earth for couples who truly appreciate delicious food and premium wines.
Did you know that unlike other countries, France celebrates Valentine’s day after it’s Christian Saint Valentinus? The day is so special that the government decided to make it a public holiday for the country.
Gunther’s Modern French Cuisine offers sophisticated and chic French dining and is one of the most sought after place every year on Valentine’s Day. Located on 36 Purvis Street, Gunther is walkable from the Bugis and Bras Basah MRT. If simple, honest cooking in a vibrant ambiance is on your list, then this place is a must. After all, there is nothing more passionate than celebrating love with the cuisine where love originated from.
February is the month of love and the best and most romantic places to celebrate love are in Europe. It’s time for you to travel to Europe now, gastronomically, with your loved one.
SELA Restaurant, though just a few months old, is creating a lot of buzz in Singapore with their unusual mix of modern European Cuisine accompanied by a wide range of wines, sake and other Japanese craft beers. Located on Seah Street across the road from Raffles Hotel, SELA plans to take your degustation journey to a new level by bringing the West and East together in a sensitive and complementary way. For you daring lovers who want to experience something different, this is definitely the place for you.
Although not a national holiday, Valentine’s day in Spain is celebrated with much love via gifts, cards and romantic dinners. In fact, Spaniards refer to this day as Día de El Corte Inglés (Day of Corte Inglés) as they believe this day boosts consumerism!
Prive Grill is one of the most romantic places in Singapore surrounded by lush greenery, flos lamps, grand blotch damask wallpaper and a sweeping view of the marina. The place specializes in cooking meats to perfection using the acclaimed Spanish imported Josper grill. With an extensive menu offering carefully selected cuts, chosen for their ability to enhance the unique smokiness imparted by the Josper, diners can enjoy top quality steaks at their most flavorful. Privé Grill also features tantalizing appetizers, mouth-watering mains and decadent desserts.
Sabio-By the SEA has the best culinary experts to give you the most amazing gastronomical Spanish cuisine experience! Designed with a laid-back, airy and spacious ambiance, Sabio is a must visit if this is your first Valentine’s Day in Singapore. After all, what’s more romantic than spending time with your loved one and good food by the sea?
Are you the kind of person who likes to go contemporary? You could be the calm and serene person who just wants to spend time with your loved one in a quiet place away from the rest of the world. Or, you could be the type who wants to go out and have fun with his girl. Take a look at our list of contemporary restaurants that might be a right fit for you.
Tamarind Hill Nestled on the Labrador nature reserve is a historical, colonial bungalow called Tamarind Hill. With a rustic ambiance and exquisite backdrop the restaurant serves contemporary Siamese cuisine. Definitely a worthy retreat if you’re looking for a private and romantic time with your lover.
CM-PB Contemporary Melting Pot and Bar is set against the rustic scenery of Dempsey in a bungalow setting. This fused café-bar-bistro offers chill out dining and relaxing in the utmost mixed-tape concept. Comfy and delicious food and music really make the whole ambiance perfect to connect deeply with your loved ones. Some of our favorite dishes include Wagyu Beef & Mushroom Pizza, Roasted Duck & Char Siu Pork Pizza and Truffle Mushroom Fettuccine.
boCHINCHE has a vibrant, fun and energetic ambiance and this is expressed entirely throughout Chef Diego Jacque’s delicious and daring cuisines. Just like Singapore, Argentina is a melting pot of different cultures, and their daily life is inextricably woven with a love for food. Flamboyant couples who love good explosive meaty dishes will find this place irresistible.
Make sure to reserve very soon as time is ticking away. If you have enjoyed our blog, do share it among your friends. We hope you have a lovely time with your loved ones this coming Valentines. ♥♥♥