Olivia Restaurant & Lounge – New Spanish restaurant at Keong Saik Road, Singapore

Olivia Restaurant & Lounge is a new Spanish restaurant that opened at Keong Saik Road, Singapore earlier this year. It is helmed by chef and co-founder, Alain Devahive who apparently had experience in Michelin starred restaurants, including the famous el Bulli Restaurant, and held the role of Executive Chef for Catalunya Hong Kong and Singapore. The restaurant is named after his daughter, Olivia.

Olivia Spanish Restaurant Keong Saik
Olivia Restaurant & Lounge
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Amò Casual Italian Restaurant in Hong Kong Street


Amò in Hong Kong Street is a casual Italian restaurant of the ilLido Group. Short for “amore”, the restaurant is named after the colloquial term of endearment and is a charming restaurant for lovely Italian food which combined traditional authenticity with modern techniques.

Amo Casual Italian Restaurant
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The Wine & Gourmet Friends – ‘Singapore Izakaya’ in Keong Saik dining area

The Wine & Gourmet Friends

The Wine & Gourmet Friends is a restaurant that looks like what you would get when you cross a Singapore zhi char restaurant, a Japanese izakaya and a tapas bar. In other words, a cozy simple place where the chef can whip up a wide range of dishes (including some local favourites) in small sharing plates to go with reasonably priced drinks. It is located on at the start of Bukit Pasoh Road, in the Keong Saik dining area. The Dorsett Singapore Hotel is right next door.

The Wine & Gourmet Friends Restaurant Singapore
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TOP Cafes & Restaurants in Outram and Keong Siak

Restaurants at Outram Park

Outram Park (欧南园) is just at the edge of the city centre of Singapore but is home to conservation areas with quaint historical buildings and interesting shophouses and residences of various architectural styles. Outram Park has vibrant dining enclaves in Bukit Pasoh, Keong Siak and Kampong Bahru.

Restaurants at Outram Park

Keong Saik Road especially has become an iconic tourist destination with trendy restaurants, bars and boutique hotels. Local as well as new world and old world cuisines are all represented in Outram Park.

Where to eat in Keong Siak or Outram? There is a wide array of options, from the top of the range Zen to old school gem like Kok Sen. Here is The Ordinary Patrons’ (TOP) list of selected food places and restaurants in the Outram area, all within walking distance from the Outram Park MRT Station.

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Kafe UTU – new cafe in Keong Saik with an African theme

Kafe UTU refers to itself as an Afro Cafe & Lounge

Kafe UTU refers to itself as an Afro Cafe & Lounge. This new cafe is located at Jiak Chuan Road, a road that branches off Keong Saik Road. African themed restaurants are not common in Singapore and so we decided to go check out the place for brunch.

Kafe UTU
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