Nothing makes you feel more on top of the world than overlooking the city’s skyline and the horizon yonder. Well, rooftop bars might be popular in Singapore, but for a dining experience like no other, check out our list of rooftop restaurants in the city for a vibrant lunch or a romantic, starlit dinner.
SKAI is located at Level 70, Swissôtel The Stamford, 2 Stamford Road, Singapore 178882, p. +65 6837 3322. Open Mon-Fri 12pm – 2.30pm, 6pm – 10pm, Sat 12pm – 3.30pm, 6pm – 10pm, Sun 11.30am – 3.30pm, 6pm – 10pm.
Stellar at 1-Altitude
Breathtaking views of Marina Bay accompany progressive Australian cuisine at Stellar at 1-Altitude. From the multitudes of texture on your plate to the cityscape around you, Stellar is adept at using their food and surroundings in creating a multi-sensory dining experience. Head down for Executive Chef Christopher Miller’s three-course lunch ($48++) for a taste of what the restaurant can offer, or go for the full six-course Constellations Dinner ($160++) for that lovely tropical sunset.
Stellar at 1-Altitude is located at Level 62 1 Raffles Place, Singapore 048616, p. +65 6428 0410. Open Mon-Fri 12pm – 2pm, 6.30pm – 10pm, Sat 6pm – 10pm, Sun 6pm – 9pm.
LAVO Italian Restaurant & Rooftop Bar
Offering a 180-degree view of Singapore’s sleek, urban scenery, you are sure to dine in style at LAVO. Enjoy classic Italian-American dishes like their famous ricotta cheese-topped LAVO Meatball ($38), made with fresh wagyu beef and Italian sausage. Revel in the spectacular view at their vast outdoor terrace, against the electronic beats from their DJ booth. To top it off, LAVO offers a 1-for-1 on their signature cocktails from 5pm to 7pm daily.
LAVO is located at 10 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 018956, p. +65 6688 8591. Open daily from 10.30am – 3.30pm and 5pm – 2am.
Dine at Artemis Grill for a taste of their unique Mediterranean dishes, like the Kabocha Ravioli ($30) – smoked yogurt on Japanese pumpkin with beurre noisette. Their fresh flavours, making use of organic and sustainable produce, compliments the equally refreshing panoramic view that wraps the restaurant. Take in the scenery from their floor to ceiling windows, or immerse yourself outside their breezy terrace. A perfect place to unwind over the weekend for sure.
Artemis Grill is located at 138 Market Street CapitaGreen Rooftop (Level 40), Singapore 048946, p. +65 6635 8677. Open Mon-Fri 11.30am – late and Sat 6pm – late. Closed Sun.
Spago Dining Room by Wolfgang Pluck
Spago’s comfy dining lounge is perfect for sitting back and enjoying the vast panoramic view of Singapore’s skyline surrounding it, perched right next to the famous Marina Bay Sands infinity pool. Sitting atop the hotel’s 57th storey, Spago by Chef Wolfgang Puck offers an imaginative and seasonal Californian menu with global accents. Enjoy his artistic and delicious creations such as his Bouchot Mussels Mariniere ($32) – a dish with white wine, shallots, parsley, tarragon, grilled baguette, and sauce béarnaise.
Spago is located at 10 Bayfront Ave, Sands SkyPark, Tower 2 Level 57, Singapore 018972, p. +656688 9955. Open daily 12pm – 2.30pm and Sun-Thu 6pm – 10pm, Fri-Sat 6pm – 11pm.
The Lighthouse Restaurant and Rooftop Bar
Perched on the very top of The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, The Lighthouse is an Italian restaurant with one of the most mesmerising views of Singapore’s skyline and the Marina Bay waterfront. In the kitchen, Chef Carlo Marengoni prepares authentic Italian cuisine using quality produce from Campania, Sardinia, and Sicily. Come late evening time and enjoy delicious tapas and drinks under the open night sky. Or, arrive slightly earlier to enjoy their daily happy hour deals with complimentary bites from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.
The Lighthouse is located at 1 Fullerton Square Singapore 049178, p. +65 6877 8911. Open Mon-Fri 12pm – 2.30pm and daily 6.30pm – 10.30pm.
Zafferano Italian Restaurant & Lounge
Upon entering, you will be enticed by Zafferano’s elegant and sleek interior, encased by their expansive ceiling to floor glass facade. Towering at the hub of Singapore’s cityscape, you’ll be treated to a rare bird’s eye view of the little red dot’s sleek structures and urban wonders. A vibrant all-occasion destination to indulge in sumptuous Italian fair.
Zafferano is located at L43 Ocean Financial Centre, 10 Collyer Qy, Singapore 049315, p. +65 6509 1488. Open Mon-Fri 11.30am – 3pm, 5.30pm – 11pm, Sat 6.30pm – 11pm. Closed Sun.
Prima Tower Revolving Restaurant
Singapore’s first revolving restaurant, Prima Tower has become an iconic landmark. Though less known to others is the authentic Beijing cuisine offered inside the revolving glass tower. Some favourites include their Peking Duck and Shredded Scallops with Fish and Egg White, as the restaurant slowly revolves to give you a complete view of the sea, romantically dotted by lights of passing ships in the night.
Prima Tower Revolving Restaurant is located at 201 Keppel Rd, Singapore 099419, p. +65 6272 8822. Open for lunch on Mon-Sat 11.00am-2.30pm, Sun and PH 10.30am-2.30pm. Open daily for dinner 6.3opm – 10.30pm.
Tóng Lè Private Dining
If you’re in the lookout for an ideal location to gain a full panoramic tour of the Marina Bay area, head over to Tóng Lè Private Dining, one of Singapore’s two revolving restaurants. A full rotation completes within two short hours, during which you can indulge in a luxurious selection of Dim Sum or a selection of their seasonally curated menus.
Tóng Lè Private Dining is located at OUE Tower, Level 8 & 10, 60 Collyer Quay Singapore 049322, p. +65 6634 3233. Open Mon-Sat 11.30am – 3pm and 6pm – 11pm. Closed Sun.
Supertree by IndoChine
As the only establishment atop Singapore’s iconic SuperTree Grove, dining at SuperTree by IndoChine is indeed a unique and one-of-a-kind experience. Pamper yourself to Indochinese and Western cuisine, cocktails, beers, and wine inside these organic structures. A truly unique vantage point to take in the stunning Singapore’s Garden’s by the Bay and city skyline indeed.
Supertree by Indochine is located at 18 Marina Gardens Drive #03-01, Gardens by The Bay, Singapore 018953, p. +65 6694 8489. Open daily 10.30am – 12.30pm (for drinks only), and 12.30pm – 12am.
Top Image: SKAI