The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, so we’ve sussed out the top Father’s Day dining specials across town. From truffle-inspired dishes to mod-Chinese cuisine, these restaurants are perfect for spoiling dad (or hubby) on this special day. Get booking!
#1 Jamie’s Italian
For the ultimate Father’s Day celebration, an all-truffle feast at this family-friendly Italian restaurant will definitely impress. Pasta fans should head to Jamie’s Italian Forum, where the mouthwatering truffle ravioli ($26.50) is exclusively available. Filled with freshly minced black truffle, then finished with brown butter and grated Parmesan, this indulgent dish is on the top of our must-try list!
If you’re visiting the VivoCity outlet, opt for the truffle shuffle pizza ($26.50), made with the restaurant’s signature sourdough base and topped with white sauce, fontal cheese, sweet balsamic onions, a free range egg and grated black truffle. Feeling guilty from all the feasting? Go light with the classic super-food salad ($24), a fresh combination of avocado, roasted beets, mixed grains, broccoli, pomegranate and cottage cheese. There’s also a special Father’s Day platter ($128) – beautiful roasted beef rib, pork belly and prawns served with soft polenta and root vegetables – available at both outlets over the celebration weekend (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)!
Psst… Giveaway alert: Win passes to a pizza and prosecco party for 10 (worth $800)! Indulge in a two-hour party of hand-stretching your own sourdough pizza, choosing your toppings, and digging into your creation after it’s fresh out of the oven, while sipping on prosecco. Five lucky winners will be chosen from 1 June to 8 June – enter the competition now!
1 HarbourFront Walk
583 Orchard Road
Located in a beautiful colonial bungalow in the redeveloped Seletar Aerospace Park, The Summerhouse is a multi-faceted dining enclave that offers nature-inspired cuisine prepared with home-grown ingredients. On 17 and 18 June, tuck into a sumptuous a la carte brunch featuring meaty must-haves like the charcoal-
For dinner, there’s also a four-course ($60 per person) or eight-course ($120 per person) set menu featuring inventive
#3 28 Wilkie
Housed in a conserved shophouse, this elegant Modern Italian spot boasts a gorgeous set-up: white walls and simple, classy décor with muted brown and cream accents. Apart from fine caviar and wine, this 60-seater also serves well-executed modern Italian cuisine. Must-tries include the Japanese-inspired risotto ($28), a combination of unagi, crispy seaweed and onion confit. Dessert wise, we love the silky-smooth, boozy tiramisu ($18).
#4 Jade Restaurant
This elegant Chinese restaurant is a hidden gem. It offers a value-for-money, à la carte weekend dim sum brunch ($39 per adult, $19 per child), featuring over 50 handmade items, from familiar classics like steamed pork siew mai with abalone to premium dishes like boiled congee with lobster and dried scallops. Visiting for dinner? There’s also a special six-course individual set dinner menu ($88 per person) for the occasion, and dad gets to dine free with two paying adults! Crowd favourites include the roasted Peking duck and braised dried seafood in superior broth with Chinese wine.
The a la carte dim sum buffet happens on weekends from 11am to 12.45pm and 1.15pm to 3pm, while the individual set dinner menu is only available on 17 and 18 June from 6.30pm to 11pm.
#5 Sessions at Resorts World Sentosa
For all dads who are buffet lovers, Sessions has a delicious all-you-can-eat spread of fresh seafood, local favourites, Louisiana grilled meats and desserts in store, on 18 June, from 12pm to 2.30pm. Highlights include Alaskan king crab, German pork knuckles, chilli crab and Cantonese-style roasted duck. End your meal on a sweet note with freshly made desserts like pancakes, waffles and candy floss. The Father’s Day brunch costs $88 per adult and $44 per child.
#6 SPRMRKT Kitchen & Bar
Pamper the men in your life with a sumptuous brunch at this modern restaurant nestled on the upper level of STPI – Creative Workshop & Gallery. Overlooking the scenic Singapore River, the classy spot offers elevated comfort foods, such as the Weekend Roast ($34), which features a choice of wagyu rump or roasted pork belly accompanied with freshly baked Yorkshire pudding, roasted rosemary potatoes, vine-ripened tomatoes, sautéed mixed mushrooms and house-made ricotta cream. To finish? We suggest a session of bonding with dad over an afternoon of whisky cocktails.
#7 Kilo Kallang
Treat dad to a selection of yummy sharing plates at Kilo Kallang, an industrial-hip resto located by the Kallang River. He’s bound to love the mix of fresh and light flavours in the salmon poke ($18) and seafood ceviche ($20), as well as heartier picks like squid ink rice ($28) and BBQ pork rib-lets ($26). There’s also a great range of reds, whites and classic cocktails, including the signature Kilo’s Mojito ($16) and homemade sangria ($18).
#8 Gordon Grill
What better way to celebrate Father’s Day than enjoying a round of fine steaks and premium seafood? We’re drooling over the Father’s Day set dinner menu ($108 per person) at Gordon Grill, which includes freshly shucked oysters, Hokkaido scallops, US beef tenderloin and classic chocolate mousse with Manuka honey chunks. Available on 17 and 18 June, from 7pm to 10.30pm, this set dinner is one to look out for – particularly if dad’s a meat lover.
Psst… Not a fan of eating out? Try whipping up an Indian feast at home with this ultra-useful Spicebox kit ($105). Featuring a fun cookbook with easy-to-follow recipes, as well as nine types of organic spices sourced from small farms in India, this kit makes for the perfect Father’s Day gift, too. With just a quick trip to the market for fresh ingredients, you can easily cook up a healthy yet satisfying Indian feast at home for the family.
Snag a 25% discount from indian-spicebox.com by entering the discount code “expat25“!
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