Right by the Merlion, Forlino is an Italian restaurant with extraordinary Italian food at a very affordable price. Its entrance is beautifully decorated with teal walls and black and white tiles. The dining area is surrounded by floor to ceiling glass windows that has a majestic view of the CBD. It’s a great spot to take photos as well following your dinner!
Location: 1 Fullerton Road #02-06, One Fullerton
For Reservation: 6690 7564 / email@example.com
2. The Lighthouse
Another great Italian restaurant with a view of the CBD. Located at the Fullerton Hotel, Lighthouse serves delicious Italian food that are all in a reasonable price range. Lighthouse also has a rooftop bar that looks out to the CBD – perfect place for picturesque snaps!
Location: The Fullerton Hotel
For Reservation: 6877 8140 / online booking
Located at 56/57th floors of ION shopping mall in Orchard, this Italian restaurant with delicious dishes from pasta to steak is ideal for those looking for top-notch fancy dinner.
4 stars for food, and 5 stars for ambience!
Location: 56/57th Floor of ION Orchard
For Reservation: 6592 5118 / online booking
4. Alkaff Mansion Ristorante
A very popular location for wedding ceremonies and dinners, Alkaff Mansion Ristorante is an authentic Italian restaurant with very romantic ambience. The mansion is surrounded by lush green and white colonial architecture ideal for photos.
Location: 10 Telok Blangah Green (Near Henderson Waves)
For Reservation: 6510 3068
5. Senso Ristorante & Bar
Just a little bit off of the bustling areas of Club St. is Senso, a small Italian restaurant with unique dishes and very lovely ambience. The outside dining area at night will remind you of street restaurants in Rome – breezy and romantic.
Location: 21 Club Street
For Reservation: 6224 3534 / online booking
6. Ocean Restaurant by Cat Cora
Since Prom will be in Sentosa, why not head down to one of the top restaurants on the island? Ocean is an underwater themed restaurant by the renowned celebrity chef Cat Cora. The food may not be extraordinary, but it’s still acceptable for its price and the experience is definitely worth a try!
Location: SEA Aquarium, Sentosa
Menu: unavailable online
For Reservation: 6577 6688 / online booking
7. ilLido by the cliff
“ilLido is long known for being extravagantly beautiful with a scenic view complete for an evening of romance. Will most definitely recommend ilLido at the Cliff for diners looking for a romantic dining experience, and not forgetting the cod-lovers too,” says food blogger Seth Lui.
Location: Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa
Gourmet Dinner Menu (Ala carte menu unavailable online)
For Reservation: 6708 8310/8360
8. Olivia Cassivelaun Fancourt
OCF is a gem on many guides such as “Top Romantic Restaurants in Singapore” and “Top French Restaurants in Singapore.” Its modern French cuisine is enjoyed by many business workers and foodies. Colonial architecture, French, and classy grey color scheme…nothing could be more romantic.
Location: 1 Old Parliament Ln, 179429 (the Art House)
Menu unavailable online
For Reservation: 6333 9312
9. The Clan
Probably the best deal you can get for a 6-course dinner menu here in Singapore. At only $78++, you may treat yourself to a wonderful 6-course fusion dinner. Highly recommend for those looking for great food regardless of ambience.
Location: 1 Selegie Road, #02-01 PoMo (near Dhoby Ghaut/Bras Basah)
For Reservation: 6222 2084 / online booking
“When you have Italian friends referring you to an Italian restaurant, you know there’s something special about Zafferano…Located high up in Ocean Financial Centre, the view at Zafferano Singapore itself is breathtaking,” says food blogger Seth Lui.
Location: 10 Collyer Quay (near Raffles Place)
For Reservation: 6509 1488