We list out some of the best dining spots for a Valentine’s Day dinner in Singapore that’ll impress!
Valentine’s Day on 14th February falls on a Monday this year – how are you going to celebrate? You might be planning a picnic and hunting down romantic picnic spots around town or planning to cook up a storm at home. But if you are looking for a great restaurant where there’s good food and maybe a stunning view (minus the kids), check out our list of restaurants for an indulgent Valentine’s Day dinner in Singapore! Pssst, don’t forget to pick out a gorgeous V-Day gift, too, while you’re at it.
Racines & 1864, Sofitel Singapore City Centre
From 12 to 14 February 2022, sit down to a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner in Singapore at Racines. The exquisite five-course set dinner menu ($259.90 per couple) by executive chef Jean-Charles Dubois will compromise fine French classics, two glasses of Taittinger Brut Reserve and a rose for each couple. Menu highlights include Caviar with Smoked Salmon Espuma, Celeriac and Lime, Langoustine with Scampi Tartare, Crustacean Gelée, Yuzu and Avocado, Slow-roasted Pigeon Breast with Pigeon Leg Confit, Foie Gras en Croûte and Red Wine Jus, as well as Pan-seared Cod with Soya Sauce, Charred Leeks and Bonito Sauce. Leave room for the Summer Opalys Berries dessert comprising whipped chocolate ganache, consommé and berry sorbet. You can also elevate the experience with specially paired wines ($100 for two persons). For something extra special, book your Valentine’s Day dinner in the intimate hotel Library at 1864 Lobby Lounge. This experience ($688++ for two persons) is only available for one couple each day and includes a bottle of Taittinger Brut Reserve and roses. Dinner is available from 5:30pm to 10pm and reservations are a must.
Racines, Sofitel Singapore City Centre, 9 Wallich St, 5th Floor Sofitel Singapore City Centre, Singapore 078885, [email protected], Tel: (+65) 6428 5000, www.sofitel-singapore-citycentre.com/gastronomy/racines/
One Farrer Hotel
It’s a celebration of love at One Farrer Hotel’s Escape restaurant. Start your Valentine’s Day dinner with a delicious Foie Gras Terrine with Truffle Meringue and a Cognac Scented Crustacean Bisque made with Maine Lobster medallion and decadent caviar. Pick between two main courses – a gorgeous Roasted Sole Fillet with a sundried tomato crust and Champagne Beurre Blanc or the Roasted Angus Beef Striploin that’s paired with a lovely Porcini mushroom sauce, potato millefeuille with cream cheese and a medley of baby carrot and beets. The menu ends on a sweet note with the Honey Citron Cheesecake, which comes with a scoop of Cranberry Morella Cherry Sorbet.
Escape Restaurant, Level 6, 1 Farrer Park Station Rd, One Farrer Hotel, Singapore 217562, Tel: (+65) 6705 7825, www.onefarrer.com/dining/escape
Looking to impress your date with an eclectic bijou restaurant with awesome seafood? Hop on over to Marcy’s, in Duxton – it’s all quirky décor, with lampshade chandeliers and fun vibes. Seafood is the name of the game here – spanning small plates and large plates, all except a few of which are seafood-based. For Valentines Day Marcy’s has a Valentine’s Lunch menu at $68++ per person or you can just choose from their a la Carte Menu (we recommend starting with 6 Sakoshi Oysters & a bottle of Bubbly priced at $119, before moving on to Marcy’s Crab Toast ($24) and the Spicy Clam Rockefeller $23) while for Valentine’s Dinner there’s a menu at $128++ per person.
Marcy’s, 39-40 Duxton Road, Singapore 089503, Tel: (+65) 9012 3747, www.marcys.sg
Celebrate your Valentines Day Dinner on cloud nine at Artemis Grill, for sky-high dining with views of Marina Bay. This swish restaurant has a decadent four-course Valentines Day dinner set menu available from 12 to 14 February for dinner only. Look forward to Pasture-fed Beef Tenderloin, Iberico Pork Chop with Red Wine Poached Apple or Olive-Fed Duck Breast and Black Cod, amongst other courses ($128++ per person).
Artemis Grill, 138 Market St, #40-01 CapitaGreen, Singapore 048946, www.artemisgrill.com.sg
If prime cuts of steak and fresh seafood sound like a fab way to have Valentine’s Day dinner in Singapore, then make a reservation at 665°F (it’s halal too!) Here, there’s a four-course dinner at $188 per person which includes Billecart-Salmon Rosé Champagne drink, Hokkaido Scallop Tartare, Margaret River 36-Hour Braised Short Ribs and Warm Dark Chocolate Cake, alongside one of the best skyline views in town. For the full romantic experience head to Mr Stork the alfresco rooftop bar on top of Andaz for pre-dinner drinks and nibbles (reservations needed) with crazy good 360-degree views of the city.
665°F, Andaz Singapore, 5 Fraser St, Level 38, Singapore 189354, Tel: (+65) 6408 1255, www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/singapore/andaz-singapore/sinaz/dining
Italian food at Buona Terra never disappoints. Try the Buona Terra Chef Experience menu (five-course onwards from $198) for your Valentine’s Day dinner. This fab restaurant uses seasonal ingredients and there’s a wine pairing option (from $168 per person) or a whisky flyer (from $398 per person).
Buona Terra, 29 Scotts Road, Singapore 228224, Tel: (+65) 6733 0209 / (+65) 9456 3147, www.buonaterra.com.sg
CÉ LA VI
Planning an intimate romantic Valentine’s Day dinner in Singapore is easy at CÉ LA VI Singapore. You can expect crafted cocktails that pair with a well-planned menu that includes fresh seafood, succulent meats and plenty of veggie-friendly options. Afterwards, you can tuck into decadent desserts as you enjoy the gorgeous views of Marina Bay, 57 floors above the city lights.
CÉ LA VI, Level 57, Marina Bay Sands SkyPark, Hotel Tower 3, 1 Bayfront Avenue, 018971, Tel: (+65) 6508 2188, www.celavi.com/en/singapore
Garibaldi Italian Restaurant & Bar
Splurge a little for the five-course ($218++) or six-course ($238++) Valentine’s Day dinner menus at Garibaldi Italian Restaurant & Bar on Valentine’s Day 2022. You’ll tuck into dishes like the hearty Spaghetti & Boston Lobster with Fresh San Marzano Tomatoes & Basil, Grilled Tochigi Wagyu A5 with Asparagus & Black Truffle and Sustainable Bluefin Tuna Tartare with Bafun Sea Urchin & Smoked Burrata Cream. Leave space for the Raspberry, Rose & Champagne Variation dessert, too!
Garibaldi Italian Restaurant & Bar, 36 Purvis Street #01-02 Singapore 188613, Tel: (+65) 6837 1468, www.garibaldi.com.sg
Head to the gorgeously decorated Dempsey restaurant Moonbow for Valentine’s Day lunch or dinner and kick back with the five-course Te Amo menu ($138). Highlights include Fine de Claire oysters, Salmon confit, Adam’s 120 Days Grain–Fed Angus Beef plus desserts like a decadent Bakewell tart and dark chocolate mousse cigars.
Moonbow, Block 10 Dempsey Road, #01-21, Singapore 247700, Tel: (+65) 9010 2717 (WhatsApp), www.moonbow.sg
For a halal Valentine’s Day dinner to remember, book a table at Permata in the historic Gedung Kuning mansion. Their Valentine’s menu ($88++ per person) is available for both lunch and dinner from 11 to 14 February 2022, and includes a mocktail and sharing an appetiser of Lychee & Pomegranate Kerabu Salad and Pan-Seared Scallops with Lemon Ginger Burnt Butter. Choose between Permata’s signature Chargrilled Filet Mignon with Spicy Tumeric Lemon Cream, Scalloped Potato, Asparagus and Tomato Confit or Pan-Seared Barramundi with Sambal Belado, Scalloped Potato, French Beans and Tomato Confit for your main and then split the Dark Golden Fried Banana with Vanilla Ice Cream, Salted Caramel and Almond Flakes and Panna Cotta topped with Green Bean Mousse and Golden Dust dessert.
Permata, 73 Sultan Gate, Singapore 198497, Tel: (+65) 9082 9941, www.gedungkuning.sg
Royal Albatross Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise
Amp up the romance on the high seas with a picturesque luxury dinner cruise (from $195) by Royal Albatross! This 2.5-hour cruise features a specially curated seven-course menu, a welcome mocktail, free-flow drinks and champagne and the option of upgrading to include a 12-, 25- or 50-stem rose bouquet. Oh, and did we mention the stunning views of Singapore’s skyline from the water?
Royal Albatross, www.tallship.com.sg/events/valentines-day
Headed by celebrity chef Emmanuel Stroobant, Saint Pierre is arguably one of Singapore’s best Michelin restaurants. For your Valentine’s Day Dinner in Singapore, enjoy any of their exciting menus (from $168 per person), which include highlights such as caviar and scallops, Hokkaido hairy crab, Anjou pigeon and more.
Saint Pierre, One Fullerton, 1 Fullerton Road, #02-02B, Singapore 049213, Tel: (+65) 6438 0887, www.saintpierre.com.sg
Spago by Wolfgang Puck
If heading out to town on a Monday night isn’t your thing, why not have a relaxed Valentine’s Day lunch instead? Consider Spago‘s prix fixe, three-course lunch menu ($65 per person), which features delights like Black Onyx Porterhouse steak, Chilled Fine de Claire oysters, Smoked Brisbane Valley Quail plus a delicious coconut panna cotta to end the meal. Bonus: You’ll really get to enjoy the daytime views!
Spago, Tower 2 Level 57 at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, Tel: (+65) 6688 9955, www.marinabaysands.com/restaurants/spago.html
Carnivores will enjoy a meaty Valentine’s Day dinner in Singapore at Wakanui. Browse through their a la carte menu for options such as Sous Vide King Crab with Wild Mushroom, Char-grilled Eel & Foie Gras or Freshly Shucked Washington Oysters. For dessert, you’ll find assorted cheeses, Japanese Mikan Mousse, Strawberry Chiffon Cake and a range of homemade ice-creams to please. Thinking of Valentine’s Day dinner at home? Wakanui has a great takeaway menu, too!
Wakanui, 5 Straits View, Marina One The Heart West Tower, #04-02, Singapore 018935, Tel: (+65) 6384 2665, www.wakanui.sg
Go the DIY Route
While a lot of restaurants on this list are on the pricey side, there’s also a lot to be said for a DIY Valentine’s Day dinner. Click the links below for everything you’ll need to cook at home or plan the perfect romantic picnic:
- Recipes for a delicious 3-course DIY Valentine’s Day menu
- Guide to Online Grocery Stores in Singapore
- Where to Buy Wine in Singapore
- Our Fave Picnic Spots in Singapore
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