There are many interesting places to visit and things to do in Singapore during the weekends in May 2018. The Hari Raya Raya bazaar and light-up on 12 May 2018 will be at the new Wisma Geylang Serai. The Geylang Serai Ramadan Bazaar will run from 16 May to mid June 2018. Other events to look out for in May will include Concerts in Singapore Botanic Gardens (including World Music at the Garden 19 May); Chinese Dance Fiesta 2018 (18 – 26 May 2018); Cold Storage Kids Run (20 May 2018); DBS Marina Regatta 2018 (26 & 27 May); Pesta Ubin (26 & 27 May); and ArtBox Singapore (25 May – 3 Jun 2018). Don’t forget that Mother’s Day is on 13 May. Weekends are also great for leisurely meals and for travelling a little further to explore eating places. If you need ideas, here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) Where to Eat this Weekend May 2018 edition.
The Weekend Brunch
The Stamford Brasserie in Raffles City is an inviting place at all times of the day. Whether you are in a hurry or have time to while away, whether you need something light and sweet or something savoury and substantial you may The Stamford Brasserie a very palatable option. Read more.
The Stamford Brasserie
Level 1, Swissôtel The Stamford
2 Stamford Road
Tel: +65 6431 6156
06.30 – 20.00
All-day Dining Menu:
12.00 – 22.00 (Last order 21.30)
Sunday to Thursday: 12.00 – 24.00 (Last order 11.30)
Friday, Saturday & eve of PH: 12.00 – 01.30 (Last order 01.00)
17.00 – 20.00 (Last order 19.45)
Nearby MRT Stations: City Hall, Bras Basah, Esplanade
Off the Beaten Track
iO Osteria is an attractive Italian restaurant in the small suburban mall known as HillV2. It is a pleasant, laid back place to have a good Italian meal. Those who like Italian wines will be happy with the range of prices to fit all budgets. Read more.
io Osteria Singapore
4 Hillview Rise, 02-01
Tel: +65 6710 7150
Monday to Friday 11:30am – 10pm
Saturday & Sunday 10am – 10pm
Nearby MRT Station: Hillview
Time to Indulge
Forget about the diet and budget and have an indulgent buffet at The Ritz-Carlton’s Colony. The atmosphere, the service and the food are all top notch. Read more.
The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
7 Raffles Avenue
Singapore, 039799 Singapore
Tel: +(65) 6434-5288
Breakfast, 6:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Lunch, 12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Dinner, 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
The new restaurant in Duo allows you to “Start living a true French experience in the heart of Singapore!” So France is a nice, unpretentious French restaurant with enjoyable food. Read more.
7 Fraser Street
Duo Galleria #01-51/56
Tel: +65 6909 6449
Bistro Opening Hours
Monday to Thursday:
11:30am – 3pm, 6pm – 9:30pm (closed on Tuesdays)
Friday & Saturday:
11:30am – 3pm, 6pm – 10:30pm
Sunday: 9am – 9:30pm
Nearby MRT Station: Bugis
Where to eat with the family during a weekend in May 2018? Huber’s Butchery & Bistro is a large complex where dad can shop for the choicest cuts while mom checks out the interesting beer selection. There is a gated playground for the young ones and Huber’s Bistro serves decent food too. Read more.
Huber’s Butchery & Bistro
22 Dempsey Road
Tel: +65 6737 1588
Business hours at the bistro:
Tues to Fri: 11.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m.
Sat, Sun & public holidays: 9.30 a.m. to 10.00 p.m.
Last order at 9.30pm
Tel: 6737 1488
Business hours at the butchery:
Mon to Fri: 9.30 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Sat, Sun & public holidays: 9.30 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.
Have a Happy Weekend.
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