Here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) list of the best Italian restaurants in Singapore that we have tried. This list represents the Italian restaurants that are on top our minds when we think of which Italian restaurant in Singapore to go to again. With such a wide range of Italian restaurants in Singapore, this list will continue to be work in progress. We will update it as we try to eat our way through the list of Italian restaurants in Singapore.
Garibaldi Italian Restaurant & Bar is a fine Italian eatery. Combining traditional Italian cuisine with a stylish contemporary setting, Garibaldi has become one of the most popular Italian restaurants in Singapore, even before it was awarded One Michelin Star in 2017. Read about our lunch at Garibaldi here.
Garibaldi Italian Restaurant & Bar
36 Purvis Street #01-02
We were sad to hear the news that Catalunya had decided to call a day. But as they say, one door closes and another door opens. Monti at the Fullerton Pavillion takes over the bubble shaped space on Marina Bay. The place is beautiful and the food is superb. Read Monti at The Fullerton Pavillion – new Italian restaurant.
Monti at the Fullerton Pavillion
82 Collyer Quay, Fullerton Pavilion
Tel: +65 65350724
Wed – Fri : 12pm-3pm
Mon – Thurs : 6pm – 1am
Fri & Sat: 6pm- 4am
The next entry in our list of best Italian restaurants in Singapore is an Italian restaurant that has been around for a long time – Valentino’s in Turf City. Consistently well made traditional dishes in an equally traditional decor. Read Valentino Restaurant Singapore – Italian food in Turf City.
Ristorante Da Valentino
Turf Club Road, #01-19
Tel: +65 6462 0555
Basilico restaurant in the Regent Hotel serves the most interesting Italian food buffet in Singapore. Read Semi-Buffet Dinner at Basilico Italian Restaurant, Regent Singapore.
The Regent Singapore
Osteria Art is an attractive Italian restaurant in Raffles Place. The sleek classic decor of Osteria Art exudes elegance and charm. Read Power Lunch at Osteria Art Italian Restaurant.
55 Market Street
Closed on Sundays
La Barca is our favourite Italian restaurant in the East. Located in the Goodman Arts Centre in Katong, this is a laid back place where a long lunch with a bottle of wine is our definition of a nice day. Read La Barca – Best Italian Restaurant in East Singapore.
90 Goodman Road
Goodman Arts Centre, Block C, #01-21/22
Tel: +65 9710 8208
12pm – 2.30pm & 6pm – 9.30pm
Brunch Weekends : 11am – 2.30pm
Closed on Mondays
Lunch at Il Cielo on the top floor of Hilton Hotel on Orchard Road was one of our most pleasant recent experiences in an Italian restaurant in Singapore. Read Hilton Hotel Italian restaurant Il Cielo set lunch.
Level 24 Hilton Singapore
581 Orchard Road
Lunch Mon – Fri – 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Dinner Daily – 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
If you want a fine dining restaurant with Italian food carefully prepared by a Japanese chef and not pay sky-high prices, try Ristorante Takada at Alexis. Alexis is the low profile shopping centre opposite the Mercedes Benz showroom on Alexandra Road. Read Hidden Gem at Alexis – Ristorante Takada.
356 Alexandra Road
Tuesday – Sunday
Lunch: 12pm – 2pm
Dinner: 6pm – 10pm
Aura and Aura Sky Lounge are located at top floors i.e. levels 5 and 6 respectively of the National Gallery, Singapore’s new South East Asian art museum. A modern Italian restaurant with a nice outdoor terrace and a view of the City Hall vicinity. Read Aura, new restaurant at National Gallery Singapore.
AURA Italian Restaurant
1 St Andrews Road
05-03 and 06-02 National Gallery Singapore
Equilibrium at Capitol Piazza is opened by The Cre8tive Group, the folks behind the successful Supply & Demand restaurants. Equilibrium serves traditional Italian fare and modern interpretations in a cozy space. Read New Italian restaurant – Equilibrium at Capitol Piazza.
Equilibrium Modern Italian Bacano & Ristorante
15 Stamford Road #01-06
Tel : +65 6384 4069
Best Italian restaurants in residential neighbourhoods.
Most of the restaurants listed above are city restaurants, which could be a hassle to get to when we are far away in the suburbs. Here are the best neighbourhood Italian restaurants which we are happy to visit on weekends or when we are too lazy to travel to the city.
iO Italian Osteria – is located in the HillV2 mall that opened in 2014. Residents in the Hillview / Upper Bukit Timah areas must be pleased to have this Italian restaurant in their neighbourhood. Read iO Italian Osteria at HillV2, revisited 2015.
iO Italian Osteria
4 Hillview Rise
Tel: +65 6710 7150
Fratini La Trattoria on Greenwood Avenue is unlike any other Italian restaurant in Singapore that we have tried. It is certainly worth a visit, especially if you are in the Watten Estate area and have a good appetite. They are an “omakase” Italian restaurant. Do not ask for the menu as there is none. Read Dinner at Fratini La Trattoria – a story of endless love?
Fratini La Trattoria
10 Greenwood Avenue
Tel : +65 6468 2868
Plank Sourdough Pizza is a casual Italian restaurant in Siglap. They impressed us with their delicious sourdough pizza and friendly service. Read Plank Sourdough Pizza – a top table in Siglap.
Plank Sourdough Pizza
1 Swan Lake Avenue
Tel: +65 6448 9288
We hope you found our list of the best Italian restaurants in Singapore that we have tried useful. Cheers!