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TOP Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021 Near Downtown Line MRT Stations

Here are some Bukit Timah restaurant suggestions now that dining-in is permitted in Singapore COVID Phase 3. Our TOP suggestions for Bukit Timah restaurants 2021 are sorted by proximity to MRT stations on the Downtown Line. We start from the area around Farrer Road and head West towards the restaurants in the Upper Bukit Timah Road area.

Choupinette Cafe

Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021 : Farrer Road / Botanic Garden MRT

We start our list of Bukit Timah restaurants 2021 with food places near the Botanic Garden MRT station.

Choupinette Cafe

Choupinette is a small French cafe along Bukit Timah Road, next to Coronation Plaza. The cafe with rustic decor is an evergreen restaurant that has probably been there for around 20 years. Read more.

Choupinette Cafe
607 Bukit Timah Road #01-01
Singapore 269708

Chope Reservations

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sat: 8am-10:30pm
Sun: 8am-5pm

Prairie By Craftsmen @ Cluny Court

Prairie By Craftsmen; Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021

Prairie By Craftsmen is an offspring of  Craftsmen Specialty Coffee, a chain of “Singapore independent coffee shop serving variety of specialty coffee and mouth-watering brunches”. Their garden section is a beautiful place to eat in. Best to be there during the cool hours of the day or in the evening. Read more.

Prairie By Craftsmen
501 Bukit Timah Rd, Cluny Court #01-05C
Singapore 259760


Relish @ Cluny Court

Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021

Relish @ Cluny Court by Wild Rocket is a place that comes to mind when we think of eating burgers.  According to the Wild Rocket website, they started to sell burgers at Relish in 2006 because there weren’t any places serving burgers using good quality ingredients. Read more.

Relish @ Cluny Court
501 Bukit Timah Road #02-01 Cluny Court
Singapore 259760

Atlas Coffeehouse

Atlas;Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021

Atlas Coffeehouse is located in No 6 Duke’s Road, the building with a sharp corner at the junction of Bukit Timah and Duke’s Road.  It is a very popular hip cafe with full occupancy everytime we pass by.  Reservations are a must even on weekdays. Read more.

Atlas Coffeehouse
6 Duke’s Road
Singapore 268886

Opening Hours:
Tuesday – Sunday
8am – 7pm (Last orders at 6.30pm)
Closed on Monday

Botanico at the Garage

Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021

This white building that used to be a garage during the old University of Singapore days now houses two restaurants – Botanico and Bees Knees. Located near the junction of Cluny and Bukit Timah roads, Botanico serves contemporary European cuisine with Asian inflections. They have an indoor dining hall and an alfresco terrace and bar.   Read about our visit here.

Botanico at the Garage

Botanico at the Garage
50 Cluny Park Road
Singapore 257488
Tel: +65 9831 1106

Wed-Thu: 6-10pm
Fri: 12-3pm, 6-10pm
Sat-Sun: 11am-3pm, 6-10pm
Closed Monday & Tuesday

Bees Knees

Bee's Knees Botanic Gardens

Bees Knees is a casual cafe at the ground floor of The Garage. Most of its seats are outdoors but there is a small air-conditioned area. It is a convenient pitstop if you are visting the Dunearn part of the Botanic Gardens. Read more.

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Bee’s Knees at the Garage
50 Cluny Park Road, Cluny Park Gate
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore 257488

Open: Mon-Sun:8am-10pm

Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021: Tan Kah Kee MRT / Watten Estate

The best place to eat around the Tan Kah Kee MRT is the cluster of restaurants in the Watten Estate residential area.


Rubato;Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021

Rubato Italian Restaurant is the most prominent restaurant in the Greenwood Ave cluster. With quite a few Italian restaurants in this area, Rubato has one of the nicest restaurant space. Read about our lunch here.

Spaghetti Vongole
Spaghetti Vongole
Chope Reservations

RUBATO Italian Kitchen
12 Greenwood Avenue
Singapore 289204

Mon-Fri: 10:30am till late
Sat-Sun: 9:30am till late

La Braceria

La Braceria  is an Italian restaurant just behind the Greenwood Ave cluster of restaurants.  It is one of the friendliest among the restaurants there. Read more.

Chope Reservations

La Braceria
5 Greendale Avenue
Tel: 6465 5918

Open: Tue-Sun: 12-2:30pm, 6-11pm
Closed Monday

Roots Mediterranean


Roots Mediterranean at Greenwood Avenue offers a selection of Spanish, Greek and Italian dishes in a cozy European setting. Read more.

Roots Mediterranean
2 Greenwood Avenue
Singapore (289189)

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Mon-Thu: 11:30am-2:30pm, 5-10:30pm
Fri-Sat: 11:30am-10:30pm
Sun: 11am-4pm, 5:30-11pm

Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021: Sixth Avenue MRT

Ristorante Da Valentino

Romantic Restaurants in Singapore

Valentino is a posh traditional Italian restaurant in the Bukit Timah area.  It had moved from its Rifle Range premises to the current Turf City (former Singapore Turf Club) location many years ago.  Read our review here.

Chope Reservations

200 Turf Club Road
The Grand Stand
Singapore (287994)

Mon-Fri: 12-2:30pm, 6-10:30pm
Sat-Sun: 12-3pm, 6-10:30pm

Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021: King Albert Park MRT

We leave Watten Estate and head up Dunearn Road to the Binjai Park area. Here are some Bukit Timah restaurants near King Albert Park MRT station.

Lino Restaurant @ Binjai Park

LINO Restaurant at Binjai Park is an Italian restaurant in the Les Amis Group portfolio. Opened in 2018, LINO Restaurant (not to be confused with Lino Pizza & Pasta Bar in Shaw Centre) is a mid-tier Italian restaurant that is positioned between the casual Peperoni and the more serious La Strada.  

Chope Reservations

LINO Restaurant
7 Binjai Park
Singapore 589821

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sun & PH: 12-2:30pm, 5:30-10pm

Ivin’s Peranakan

Up the street from Lino is an evergreen restaurant in the Binjai neighbourhood. Ivin’s Peranakan is the most popular eatery in this area. It draws a crowd on weekday lunchtime and even bigger crowds on weekends.  Don’t be tempted to park on the roads with white lines. Enforcement action is commonly carried out there.  Read our review here.


Ivin’s Peranakan Restaurant
19 Binjai Park
Singapore 589827

Tel : 6468 3060
(Closed on Thursdays)

Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021: Hillview MRT Station

Moving further north along Upper Bukit Timah Road, there are clusters of food places near the Hillview MRT Station. We highlight some Bukit Timah restaurants at Rail Mall and HillV2 mall, both of which are within walking distance of the station.

Maison Marie Bistro

Maison Marie Bistrot is the latest new cafe at Rail Mall. Its opening in March 2021 coincided with the reopening of the central stretch of the Singapore Rail Corridor. With the Bukit Timah Truss Bridge at its doorstep, this could be the best place to eat when exploring the Rail Corridor. Read more.

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Maison Marie Bistrot and Market,The Rail Mall 
380-384 Upper Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 678040

Tel: +65 62350661 (Bistrot) +65 62353351 (Market)

Maison Marie Bistro Opening Hours:
Tue-Sun: 11:30am-2pm (Last Order: 2pm), 2:30-5:30pm, 5:30-10:30pm (Last Order: 9:30pm)
Closed Monday

Acqua e Farina

“Acqua e Farina” means water and flour in Italian – essential ingredients which go into making pizza and pasta. This Italian restaurant is located at Rail Mall along Upper Bukit Timah Road near the Hillview MRT Station. It is also near one of the access points to go onto the old railway corridor.  Read about our set lunch here.

Chope Reservations

400 Upper Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 678050


Sun-Thu & PH: 11:30am-2:30pm, 5:45-10pm
Fri-Sat: 11:30am-2:30pm, 5:45-10:15pm
Closed Monday

New Teck Kee Chicken Rice

Teck Kee Chicken Rice

New Teck Kee is one of our favourite restaurants at Rail Mall. It is like a mini tze char type of restaurant. It serves wonderful chicken rice and a variety of other dishes. Read about our takeaway lunch here.

New Teck Kee Chicken Rice
450 Upper Bukit Timah Road (Rail Mall)
Singapore 678069

iO Italian Osteria

iO Italian Osteria is the most attractive restaurant at HillV2, and possibly in the whole Upper Bukit Timah area.  Read our review here.


iO Italian Osteria
#02-01 HillV2
4 Hillview Rise Singapore 667979
Tel: 6710 7150

Mon-Fri: 11:30am-10pm
Sat-Sun: 10am-10pm

Joyden Canton Kitchen

Joyden Canton Kitchen 欣艺和

Joyden Canton Kitchen is a full service Chinese restaurant in HillV2. We think that it is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Bukit Timah. Read more.

Joyden Treasures Chinese Restaurant

Joyden Canton Kitchen
#02-21 HillV2
4 Hillview Rise
Singapore 667979
Tel: 6465 9988

Mon to Sun:
11.30am to 3pm
5pm to 9pm

This ends our TOP list of Bukit Timah Restaurants 2021. We hope you find the list useful!


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