Romantic: Conducive to or characterized by the expression of love. Adjective: “a romantic candlelit dinner” Synonyms: amorous, intimate, passionate; informal, lovey-dovey.

There is no shortage of restaurants that claim to offer a romantic dinner, so when you’re looking for that very special evening, what to do, find out which are most suited to your taste here. If you’re out to impress, it’s a risky call when trying out somewhere new as the definition of romantic is both personal and subjective. So, we, a group of die-hard romantics have come together to bind our experiences at romanticdinner.sg Enjoy our experts guide to the best of the best romantic restaurants in Singapore.

Royal Albatross

The romantic scene is not only inside the ship with luxury redefined in the uniquely styled handcrafted hardwood with back-lit carvings interiors but outside because the views can’t get any better as you watch the sunset, skyline and Singapore coastline as Royal Albatross (she) sail before sunset when she leaves her home berth at Resorts World Sentosa and makes her way out into Singapore’s calm waters – following the coast until reaching the city. Just as the sun is setting, she turns south to sail through the magical Southern Islands before heading back to Sentosa.

Spending an evening on the upper deck under the stars, with the wind in your hair, listening to the gentle flap of the sail and the wash of the water lapping on the hull. 2 entertainment stages, U-shaped bar and over 60,000 customizable RGB lights to set the ideal ambience, is a perfect photo backdrop for capturing those magic moments.

Move indoors into the Grand Salon, take in a 270-degree panorama view of the ocean!

You must try their ‘orgasmic’ chocolate brownie, classic mango pudding with raspberry sauce or go with the mini meringue tart. Bread utter pudding sounds just delightful, all vegetarian.

What is romance without good wine and champagne. Gourmet food from Roasted AUS Beef Sirloin Au Jus, Atlantic Prawn with Mussels, French Chicken Roulade and more paired with fine wines and champagne.

Ocean Restaurant by Cat Cora

Incredible underwater restaurant inside the world’s largest oceanarium offers the unreal experience of a romantic dinner – no scuba gear necessary.

The 63-seater floor-to-ceiling aquarium lining the walls inside the restaurant offers the stunning views of deep-sea wildlife from every table.

Freshest Mediterranean-Californian cuisine well suited for the restaurant’s ambience.

Dessert: Chocolate Ends – signature dessert sure to hit the spot. Take suggestions from the sommelier to pair.


Step into Odette and you might for a moment, think that you stepped into a new art gallery. These days more art is seen at restaurants, as restaurants are finding new ways to boost ambience or set themselves apart from competition.

Dressed in shades of rose tint, add a touch of vogue with caramel-colored walls and touches of khaki and gold, local artist Sacha Leong and Dawn Ng created an ethereal chandelier, a sinfonietta at work when culinary artist and design come together, a robust pair for that romantic dinner.

Corner House

A two-storey Black and White (heritage) bungalow built in 1910. Inspired styles with tropical vibes, to create exquisite ambience for your romantic dinner.

As you enter the first-storey lounge, you enter the Reading Corner, the waiting area and recalls the lobby. Be surrounded by nature and the scent of fresh air exuded by the lush greenery, a romantic dinner within a garden oasis at the Whispering Corner, a glazed verandah on the second -storey that overlooks the patio, perfect for a face-to-face chat with a special other.

EJH Corner lived here, when he was Assistant Director of the Botanic Gardens from 1929 to 1945. Designated as a Conserved Building in May 2008, it has been modernized to accommodate a restaurant with the main elements of its original architecture remains intact.

Images from various collections, including those of his son and the Botanic Gardens are displayed within the restaurant to celebrate the life of a unique man.

Dessert: Does culinary stars and masterchefs make a difference to creating a gastronomic romantic experience? Corner House’s handful of awards, latest one star, the Singapore Michelin Guide 2017, Singapore’s Top Restaurants 2017/2018 By Wine & Dine – 3 stars and many other awards. Extensive wine list – house pours, bin -end list, champagne and others, complete your romantic dinner.

The Lighthouse Restaurant & Rooftop Bar

Eat a slice of history. Décor and history, can impress your date while lending you an opportunity to that romantic dinner episode. The lighthouse on the Fullerton Building, known as the Fullerton Light, was turned on to guide ships ashore from more than 18 nautical miles (33km) out of Singapore.

Towering at about 50m above sea level. It sat on top of a small concrete structure which is today The Lighthouse. It now offers the flawless city skyline views for a romantic dinner, situated atop The Fullerton Hotel.

Yesteryear places helps create the atmosphere your romantic dinner date night becomes an enduring one! Not only can it arouse your gusto, it can also spice up your gastronomic affair.

Survey out of 100 participants, an over whelming 50% stated Italian / Mediterranean is the most romantic cuisine. Lighthouse serves authentic Italian fine dining with its famed Strawberry Compote, Meringue, Vanila Changtilly.

Singapore Flyer

She’ll be holding you tight for sure if you attempt this manifestation of love for an experience 42 – storey high in the sky taking in the hypnotic views of the city lights, watching palate of colours splashing across the sky at sunset.

An unforgettable romantic dinner engaging in face to face conversation without eavesdropping patrons, cell phones, relentless waiters, this sky dining flight comes with a 4-course meal.


Romance doesn’t have to be French. Halia, a fine dining restaurants, recently received their Halal certification, have concocted Halal version of their non Halal romantic competitors. Locale, view, Peranakan floor titles, wood and lots of greenery in the surrounding, high ceiling and arcadian plafond fans, you might hear birds chirping.

Clifford Pier

Did you know The Clifford Pier restaurant’s architecture incorporates the old Clifford Pier bridge? Half-moon arches built in 1930s are part of the bridge preserved and incorporated into the design.

All the elements: Super large chandeliers, arch shape entrances, outdoor al fresco seating along and facing the pier taking in the view of Marina Bay or plush Victorian sofas, potted palms within.


Die-hard romantics, classy couples, old-love lovers, whichever type of couple you are, you will find dining at one of Asia’s best restaurants, the pinnacle (literally) for that romantic dinner. Having earned many accolades for its fine cuisine, Jann offers a myriad of views from 70th storey atop Swisshotel. Apart from Marina Bay Sands, see the city’s skyline and be mesmerized by a beautiful sunset atop one of Singapore’s tallest restaurant.

Akira Back

Celebrity Chef Akira brings this romantic restaurant to couples who are looking for a romantic nights out and prefer Japanese Cuisine. Located centrally at JW Marriot hotel this restaurant boasts of an open concept kitchen and great ambience for a night out with your better half.


At Barnacles you can expect sweeping views of the Marina Bay skyline coupled with some most innovative cocktails. This bar is a perfect venue, if you are looking for a place to chillax and romance with your Bae after work.

Brasserie Les Savuers

Located at St Regis Singapore, Brasserie Les Savuers is probably one of the finest contemporary French Restaurant in Singapore. Perfect place to meet for a romantic date as its located centrally and boasts floor to ceiling windows with long drapes giving it that perfect palatial feel.

Ce La Vi

Probably the best views in Singapore, Ce La Vi is one of the finest Roof Top Restaurants and Bar in Singapore. Located atop Marina Bay Sands this iconic Restaurant and Bar has become Singapore’s Brand Image, perfect place for Drinks and Dinner with that special someone and gaze the nightlife with the view from the top.


Located at Ritz Carlton Hotel, colony is inspired by the British Seafarious Voyage and boasts food from seven kitchens inspired from the British East Indies Colonies. The restaurant ceiling are high and semi circular giving it a great ambience for that quiet moment for a romantic evening.

DB Bistro and Oyster Bar

If you are visiting the Marina Bay Sands for a Theatrical performance do not miss DB Bistro and Oyster Bar. Be prepared to feast on freshly shucked Oysters from France and USA while indulging in the luxurious dark interiors which will suit any dinner date.


Located at one of the most romantic location in Singapore “ Chijmes” whitegrass is quickly becoming a talk of town for couples seeking that fine dining experience and indulge in luxury of Modern Australian Cuisine. Ever wanted to taste Michelin star food, look no further and book your seats at whitegrass today.


This has to be the most unusual dining experience in town, Dine in the Dark. Prepared to be amazed by this unique mind altering sensory experience when you are served by visually impaired service staff, specially trained to serve and execute a romantic dining experience without using sight as a sense.

Lewin Terrace

Nestled in the Heritage district is one of our favourite restaurant, Lewin Terrace. Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and yet remain in the city, its unique location alone makes it romantic, let alone the Japanse-french fusion food. The surreal surround of Fort Canning Park beckons you for an after meal walk.

Pete’s Place

Location, Location, Location… Heart of Orchard road in the renowned Grand Hyatt hotel lies this trendy Italian restaurant which serves delicious homemade pastas and pizzas from woodfired ovens, you can also choose to have their buffet spread which is served for lunch. Romantic couples turn up here for Sunday brunch to get over the Saturday late night party hangover.

Il Cielo

Japanese Italian Fusion at the top of Orchard Road skyline, admire the city views as you dine in this gastronomic restaurant. Located on top floor of the renowned Hilton Hotel, this restaurant handcrafted dishes are bound to leave you speechless and gasping for more. Also experience some cocktails after your romantic dinner at Sky Bar located next to IL Cielo.

Most Romantic Restaurants In Singapore

There’s no shortage of romantic restaurants in Singapore, however a romantic dinner onboard a luxury tall ship, the Royal Albatross is a must try lifestyle experience. Listed among other most romantic restaurants in Singapore by Singapore Airlines, a sail onboard this unique 4-masted 22 sail tall ship of unmatched luster, the only tall ship in the region. A two and half hour dinner-cruise experience on Royal Albatross is no ordinary floating restaurant, let alone unforgettable memories and photos.

Under her tall masts and traditional rigging, relieve the joy of standing on the open deck, watch the Singapore sunset in the horizon as she sails along the coast of Singapore. As the city lights illume when nightfalls, see the stars, perhaps wind in your hair and fireworks as she sails past Sentosa’s Wings of Time before heading back to Resorts World Sentosa, adjacent to Adventure Cove Waterpark where she is berthed.

Smooth live entertainment in the background sets the mood as you relish your plated dinner and sip on grape bubbles. Step into the lower deck and lounge in her Grand Salon.

An experience onlboard Royal Albatross dinenr-cruise, is exclusively unparallel.