Romantic restaurants in Singapore with nice subdued ambience, good unobtrusive service and that special element that will help to make a meal memorable are not all extraordinarily expensive. There are affordable romantic restaurants in Singapore that will leave both your special date and your wallet happy. We list The Ordinary Patrons’ favourite affordable romantic restaurants – charming places where we can have dinner for 2 at under $120.
Tablescape Restaurant & Bar
Tablescape in Grand Park City Hall is a contemporary European restaurant with an elegant setting and stylish plating. The 3 course set dinner for $48++ includes items like Carpaccio of Hokkaido Scallop and mains like Spanish Iberico Pork Flank.
Read about our lunch at Tablescape.
Grand Park City Hall Hotel
10 Coleman Sreet
Tel: +65 6432 5618
Lunch: 12pm to 2.30pm
Dinner: 6pm to 10.30pm
Bar: 5.30pm to 1am
Nearby MRT Station : City Hall
Tapas 26 Dempsey
Tapas 26 restaurant is a short walk down a garden path from the road in leafy Dempsey Hill. Located in a house with a tasteful interior and lush garden, the modern Spanish restaurant is a romantic place in the evening.
Read about our meal at Tapas 26 Dempsey.
26B Dempsey Road
Tel: +65 6479 0100
Tue-Sat: 12-2:30pm, 6-10pm
Sun: 12-2:30pm, 6-9:30pm
PS. Cafe One Fullerton
PS Cafe Fullerton located in One Fullerton has a beautiful interior design and a great view of Marina Bay. Their decadent desserts will make a date there a sweet one.
Read our post: New PS Cafe Fullerton – big and bright cafe with a view of MBS.
PS. Cafe One Fullerton
1 Fullerton Road, #02-03B/04 One Fullerton
Tel: +65 8812 3198
Sun & PH: 9:30am-11pm
Eve of PH: Open till 12am
Nearby MRT Stations – Raffles Place, Telok Ayer, Downtown
El Mero Mero
El Mero Mero in the calm and charming grounds of CHIJMES is a romantic place to go for Mexican food.
Read our post on El Mero Mero.
El Mero Mero
30 Victoria Street
Tel: +65 6337 1377
Sun-Wed: 12-3pm, 5-11pm
Thu-Sat: 12-3pm, 5pm-1am
Nearby MRT Stations : City Hall, Bras Basah
Coriander Leaf is another restaurant located in the scenic CHIJMES grounds It serves dishes in small plates, tapas style, to facilitate sharing.
Read our post on Coriander Leaf.
30 Victoria Street
Tel: +65 6532 3357
Mon-Fri : 12 noon – 2.30 pm
Mon-Thurs : 6pm to 12 midnight
Fri & Sat : 6 pm to 1 am
Nearby Stations : City Hall, Bras Basah
Real Food in Orchard Central has a beautiful dining space and will impress your health conscious date with food prepared with “No processed ingredients, No Artificial Preservatives and No Trans-fat”.
Real Food Orchard
181 Orchard Road
#02-16 Orchard Central
Tel: +65 6737 9516
Nearby MRT Station: Somerset
Real Food also has a beautiful outlet at South Beach.
Alati is a casual and comfortable Greek restaurant with a beautiful white themed interior and an
Read our post Alati Singapore – Divine Greek Cuisine on Amoy Street
Alati Divine Greek Cuisine
73 Amoy Street
Lunch: Mon-Fri, 12:00pm to 2.30pm (Last order 2:00pm)
Dinner: Mon-Sat, 6:00pm to 12:00am (Last order 10:00pm)
Public holidays same with Saturday
Nearby MRT Station : Telok Ayer
The Botanic Restaurant Raffles City has a relaxed casual style with a menu of interesting plant-based sharing dishes. Whether your date is a vegan, vegetarian, pescatarian or a carnivore, the Botanic can accommodate.
Read about our visit to Botanic Restaurant.
252 North Bridge Road
#01-22, Raffles City Shopping Centre
Tel: +65 6837 0995
Mon-Sun: 12 noon – 11pm
Nearby MRT Station: City Hall, Bras Basah
Privé, Asian Civilisations Museum
Privé at the Asian Civilisations Museum is a casual all-day dining restaurant offering both indoor and outdoor dining options. Its unique location at a heritage building by the Singapore River will make dinner there a memorable one.
Read about our visit to Prive ACM here.
#01-02, Asian Civilisations Museum
1 Empress Place
Tel: +65 6776 0777
Eve of PH: 8:30am-10:30pm (Last order for food and drinks at 10pm)
Sun & PH: 9am-10pm
Nearby Stations: Raffles Place
Beast & Butterflies
With stylish furniture, alluring lighting and captivating designer decor, Beast & Butterflies is a hip contemporary restaurant bar serving an interesting range of fusion food. It can be the perfect destination for the first date.
Read our post about Beast & Butterflies here.
Beast & Butterflies M Social Singapore
90 Robertson Quay
Tel: +65 6657 0018
Monday to Sunday
Weekdays (Mon – Fri) : 07.00 am – 10.00 am
Weekends (Sat, Sun) & PHs : 07.00 am – 10.30 am
Lunch 11.30am to 2.30pm
Dinner 05.00pm to 10.30pm
Weekdays (Sun – Thu) : Last order 12 midnight
Friday, Sat & Eve of PHs : Last order 1 am
Canopy Garden Dining & Bar
Canopy Garden allows
Read about our visit to Canopy Garden Dining.
Canopy Garden Dining
1382 Ang Mo Kio Ave 1
Bishan Park 2
Tel: +65 6556 1533
Monday – Thursday: 9am to 10.30pm
Friday & Eve of PH: 9am to 11.00pm
Saturday, Sunday: 8am to 11.00pm
Public Holiday: 8am to 10.30pm
Located in the atmospheric grounds of Goodman Arts Centre, the restaurant is spacious and service is friendly and professional. This is one of the top affordable romantic restaurants in the East of Singapore.
Read our post about La Barca here.
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
Nearby MRT Station: Mountbatten
This is our current list of our favourite affordable romantic restaurants in Singapore We will add to the list as we discover new ones. Do check with the restaurants for their opening times and menu as they tend to change from time to time.
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