New Year’s Eve Dinner – Where to eat in Singapore on the last night of 2018

il Cielo New Year's Eve menu

The proper Singaporean way to welcome 2019 is to have a good satisfying meal on the last night of 2018. Many hotels and restaurants in Singapore are planning exciting and extravagant New Year’s Eve dinner celebrations. A number of the venues will allow you to get a view of the New Year’s Eve (NYE) fireworks which will be part of the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown 2019. Here are a few great places to eat in Singapore on the last night of 2018.

Great Value in Singapore

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Great Christmas Village Singapore 2018 Ngee Ann City – What to eat and do


The 2018 Great Christmas Village Singapore takes place at the Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza till Wednesday 26 Dec 2018 (11.30am – 10.00pm). We were at Takashimaya and decided to take a look around. Here are some snapshots and information on the Ngee Ann City Christmas fair to help you plan your visit. The food is provided by the folks from Timbre X Food Village & Bar. Various amusement rides are available as well as nightly live performances.

Great Christmas Village Singapore 2018 Ngee Ann City
Great Christmas Village Singapore 2018 Takashimaya, Ngee Ann City Cvic Plaza

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Restaurants for Office Christmas Party

Pan Pacific Poolside Patio Festive BBQ

Tips for planning an office Christmas party – 1. plan ahead; 2. pick a suitable date; 3. know the budget; 4. pick an appropriate venue; and 5. plan fitting programme and entertainment. In Singapore, there are more and more restaurants and hotels that will relieve you of much of the burden of planning office Christmas celebration. Some of them offer their Christmas events on a packaged basis, which may include themed parties and entertainment. So your main task may be just to pick the venue. Here is a list of hotels and restaurants for office Christmas party – you may find one which will be right for your budget and the demographics of your colleagues.

Hilton Christmas Day Brunch
Hilton Festive Buffet

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Restaurants for Christmas in Singapore 2018 : at every budget

Pan Pacific - Restaurants for Christmas in Singapore 2018

The Orchard Road’s famous Christmas lights are up and preparation for Christmas celebrations is in full swing in Singapore. So it is not too early to start planning for your festive meals. Some restaurants have already stopped taking reservation for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The Ordinary Patrons’ round-up of Restaurants for Christmas in Singapore 2018 can help you find places for a Christmas meal, from the extravagant to the affordable, that will be appropriate for your budget and palate.

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Takashimaya Mooncake Fair 2018 – snapshots of our visit to the Mid Autumn Festive Event

Takashimaya Mid-Autumn Fair 2018

Once again the Takashimaya Mooncake Fair 2018 is being held in the Event Hall of Ngee Ann City, Singapore. Whether you are buying mooncakes for personal consumption or as a gift, one of the best places to shop for mooncakes is at the Takashimaya Mid Autumn Festive Celebrations 2018. The event takes place from Wed 22 Aug to Mon 24 Sep 2018 at Takashimaya Square, Basement 2. This year, more than 50 brands of mooncake vendors gather to offer their products.  We share with you some general information and some specific mooncakes which were interesting to us.

Takashimaya Mid-Autumn Fair 2018

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