Singaporebrides | Fine Dining

November 2017

Top 10 Best Restaurants in Singapore and Asia for 2017

Perfect for special occasions, here are the 2017 best restaurants in Singapore and East Asia. Feast and indulge your senses!

Take a break from wedding planning to celebrate a special dating anniversary or birthday with a romantic meal. These ten stunning dining destinations have been awarded top honours at the World Luxury Restaurant Awards 2017 for their exceptional cuisine, luxurious settings, and impeccable service. Celebrate each other with a romantic alfresco meal overlooking stunning views of the sun setting over the sea, or enjoy fine dining in opulent comfort under glittering chandeliers at some of the best restaurants in Singapore and in Asia.

2017 Best Restaurants in Singapore

1. ilLido at The Cliff, Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa—Best Italian Cuisine in South East Asia and Best Romantic Atmosphere in Singapore

Romance your other half in Singapore’s most iconic and longstanding Italian fine dining destinations. Perched upon a hill at Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa, ilLido on The Cliff offers an elegant, romantic dining ambience with sweeping sunset views of the South China Sea. Embark on an epicurean journey to coastal Italy with the restaurant’s contemporary Italian cuisine, using the finest and freshest ingredients of land and sea, with an emphasis on seasonal produce.

Reservations: Call +65 6708 8310 or email h9474@sofitel.com
Address: 2 Bukit Manis Road Sentosa, Singapore 099891
Opening Hours: Lunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 12pm – 2.30pm (Saturday Prosecco Brunch is available on every first and third Saturday of the month from 12pm – 2.30pm) // Dinner from 6pm – 10pm daily
Website: www.sofitel-singapore-sentosa.com/dining/illido-at-the-cliff

2. Joël Robuchon Restaurant, Resorts World™ Sentosa—Best Fine Dining Cuisine in Singapore

Joël Robuchon Restaurant at Resorts World™ Sentosa is Singapore’s only 3-Michelin star restaurant. Indulge in the very best in haute French cuisine, with French classics reinvented for the sophisticated palate and presented as art on a plate. Let their sommelier recommend wine pairings from over 1,000 premium labels to complement your menu, and enjoy a distinguished culinary experience in a luxurious setting.

Reservations: Call +65 6577 7888 // +65 6577 6688 or email robuchon@rwsentosa.com or dining@rwsentosa.com
Address: Hotel Michael, Level 1, Resorts World™ Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269
Opening hours: Dinner from 6pm – 10.30pm Tuesday to Saturday // Closed every Sunday and Monday, except Public Holidays
Website: www.rwsentosa.com/en/restaurants/joel-robuchon-restaurant

2017 Best Restaurants in Asia

3. Akira Back, Jakarta—Best Japanese Cuisine and Luxury Family Restaurant in Asia

Akira Back in MD Place, Jakarta, is a contemporary Japanese restaurant created by its celebrity chef namesake. Be taken on a culinary adventure with Chef Akira Back’s exciting flavours and creativity, as Japanese cuisine is given a Korean accent using the finest ingredients. Indulge in a one-of-a-kind view of the city’s horizon as you feast your senses.

Reservations: Call +62 8572 0000 777 or email info@akirabackindonesia.com
Address: MD Place Penthouse Level 12, Jalan Setia Budi Selatan No 7, Setia Budi, Setiabudi, South Jakarta City, DKI Jakarta 12910, Indonesia
Opening hours: 12pm – 3pm & 6:30pm – 10:30pm from Monday to Thursday and 12pm – 3pm & 6:30pm – 11:30pm from Friday to Sunday
Website: akirabackindonesia.com

4. AMUZ Gourmet, Jakarta— Best Head Chef in Asia and Best Fine Dining Cuisine and French Cuisine in Southern Asia

Be transported into the City of Love with the Parisian interior of AMUZ Gourmet in Jakarta’s Central Business District, with its Eiffel Tower-inspired iron works and original paintings. The chic restaurant sets the scene for an elegant and romantic candlelit dinner, featuring modern French cuisine, exclusive desserts, beautiful presentation, fine wines, and impeccable service.

Reservations: Call +62 21 250 5064 or email cheffounder@amuzgourmet.com
Address: The Energy Building, 2nd Floor SCBD Lot 11A, JL. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 52-53 Jakarta 12190, Indonesia
Opening hours: Lunch from 11.30am – 2.30pm Monday to Friday // Dinner from 6pm – 11pm Monday to Sunday and Public Holidays
Website: amuzgourmet.com

5. Babette’s The Steakhouse, Hotel Muse Bangkok—Best Luxury Steakhouse/Grill in South East Asia

A 1920’s Chicago-style restaurant, Babette’s promises the best steak in Bangkok, served in the glitz and jazz of its sultry Art Deco ambience. Let the live Blues band transport you into another era as you savour the glittering city views along with the freshest local and imported produce, with meat from all over the globe.

Reservations: Call +66 02 630 4000 or email h7174@accor.com
Address: Hotel Muse Bangkok, 55 ถนน หลังสวน Khwaeng Lumphini, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand
Opening hours: Lunch from 12pm – 2.30pm // Dinner from 6pm – 10.30pm daily
Website: hotelmusebangkok.com/restaurants-bars/babettes-steakhouse-bangkok

6. China Blue by Jereme Leung, Conrad Manila—Best Chinese Cuisine Globally

Set in Conrad, Manila, China Blue by Jereme Leung is an elegant and sophisticated restaurant featuring signature blue chandeliers, plush seating, and a glittering view of the Manila Bay from floor-to-ceiling glass windows. Hailed as one of the most creative Asian pioneers of modern Chinese cuisine, celebrity chef Jereme Leung elevates the local dining experience with the restaurant’s modern interpretations of traditional Chinese cuisine.

Reservations: Call +63-2-8339999 or email ConradManila@conradhotels.com
Address: Conrad Manila, Seaside Boulevard corner, Coral Way Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, 1300, Philippines
Opening hours: Lunch from 11.30am – 2.30pm // Dinner from 6pm to 10.30pm
Website: conradhotels3.hilton.com/en/hotels/philippines/conrad-manila-MNLMBCI/amenities/restaurants-china-blue.html

7. French Grill, JW Marriott Hotel Hanoi—Best French Cuisine in Asia and Best Luxury Steakhouse/Grill in Vietnam

A modern and lively setting warmly welcomes diners into the French Grill at JW Marriott Hotel Hanoi. With a walk-in wine cellar and Hanoi’s largest open kitchen, the restaurant offers a vibrant dining experience, combined with inspired French classics and favourites from the grill.

Reservations: Call +84 24 38335588 or email mhrs.hanjw.fg@marriotthotels.com
Address: JW Marriott Hotel Hanoi, No 8 Do Duc Duc Road, Me Tri Ward, South Tu Liem District Hanoi Vietnam
Opening hours: Dinner from 6pm – 10.30pm daily // Sunday Brunch from 11.30am – 2.30pm
Website: jwmarriotthanoilife.com/en/dining/french-grill

8. Senja, The Club Saujana Resort Kuala Lumpur—Best Luxury Hotel Restaurant in Malaysia

With an open kitchen featuring a traditional wood-fired oven, and an alfresco terrace surrounded by a cascading pool in The Club Saujana Resort Kuala Lumpur, Senja is an intimate and tranquil setting for a romantic meal. The restaurant offers an eclectic menu of both classic and contemporary Italian cuisine to intrigue the palate, and an extensive wine selection to elevate the dining experience.

Reservations: Call +603 7806 7000 or email dine@thesaujana.com
Address: The Club Saujana Resort Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Lapangan Terbang Subang, Saujana, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor
Opening hours: Breakfast from 6.30 am – 10.30am // Lunch from 12pm – 2pm // Dinner from 6.30pm to 11pm // Monday to Saturday, closed on Sundays and public holidays
Website: www.shr.my/the-club-saujana-resort/dining-en.html

9. Sizzle Rooftop Restaurant, Avista Hideaway Phuket Patong – MGallery by Sofitel—Best Luxury Seafood Restaurant in South East Asia and Best Luxury Steakhouse/Grill in Thailand

Located on the highest point of Avista Hideaway Phuket Patong MGallery by Sofitel, the alfresco Sizzle Rooftop Restaurant offers magnificent views of Patong and Paradise Bay. Soak up romantic sunset views while enjoying a menu of all-time favourites with a focus on grills, barbecued prime meats and steaks, and fresh seafood.

Reservations: Call +66 76 681 681 or email HA245-RE@accor.com
Address: Avista Hideaway Phuket Patong MGallery by Sofitel, 39/9 Muen Ngern Road, Tri Trang Beach, Patong District, Amphur Kathu, 83150 Phuket, Thailand
Opening hours: Dinner from 6.30pm – 11pm
Website: www.avista-hideaway-phuket-patong.com/restaurants-bars/sizzle

10. Tide, The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa—Best Luxury Scenic Setting in Malaysia

Surrounded by stunning views of the Andaman Sea and nearby isles, Tide at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa is a delightful beach dining setting serving up with flavours from all over the world. Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine, pizza and pasta, the freshest of seafood, authentic Malaysian fare, and exclusive wine pairings in a romantic dinner for two against a backdrop of the sun setting into the sea.

Reservations: Call +60 49608954
Address: The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa, Jalan Pantai Dato Syed Omar, Kedah, Langkawi, 07000, Malaysia
Opening hours: 12pm – 11.30pm daily
Website: www.westinlangkawi.com/tide


Credits: Images courtesy of the World Luxury Restaurant Awards