28 HongKong Streetwww.28hks.com
28 Hong Kong Street
Those in-the-know —meaning the ones who have found their way to this hole-in-the wall with the unlisted phone number— swear by the Silver Fizz, a variation on the classic gin fizz flavored with orange water.
30 Penhas Road
Try any of the decadent pastries and teas at Antoinette, a boudoir-style tea lounge and restaurant. Most popular? The salted caramel French toast served with Chantilly cream.
10 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands
Sip cocktails at sunset at Ku-Dè-Ta and take in the views of Marina Bay, a newly redeveloped area of Singapore that’s home to the Marina Bay Sands, a55-story complex that housesa casino, ice rink, restaurants, museum and an enormous shopping mall.
Long Beach Seafoodwww.longbeachseafood.com.sg
1018 East Coast Parkway
Come here to try a twist on Black Pepper Crab, Singapore’s unofficial dish.Also a specialty: the Sri Lankan crab.
Maxwell Road Hawker Center
Very informal and always packed, this open air food court with over 100 stalls is known for its TianTian Chicken rice—a simple dish of flavored rice and chicken with spicy soy and ginger dipping sauces.
2 Dickson Road
Grab a seat at one of the communal wooden farm tables at Restaurant Cocotte in the Wanderlust Hotel, where you can dine on authentic, hearty French country fare.
6 Eu Tong Sen Street
Watch as over 70 different kinds of rock candy delicacies are prepared at this famed Australian candy shop.
The Daily Scoopthedailyscoop.com.sg
#01-78, Chip Bee Gardens
If you’re intrigued by the idea of unexpected ice cream flavors like Lychee Martini (vodka included), Green Tea & Red Beans and Wasabi Mango, head to the counter at The Daily Scoop.
The Marmalade Pantrywww.themarmaladepantry.com.sg
2 Orchard Turn
This eatery, situated within the upscale ION mall, features great salads, sandwiches, pastas, smoothies and delectable cupcakes and desserts. Perfect for on the go.
The White Rabbitwww.thewhiterabbit.com.sg
39C Harding Road
Housed in an old chapel in Singapore’s Demspey Hill, an area known as a local foodie haven, the White Rabbit serves European comfort food in a romantic setting.
Wok & Barrelwww.thewokandbarrel.com
13 Duxton Hill
At this local favorite Duxton Hill, you’ll find classics like beef rendang and chilli crab. There’s even pizza if you’re an expat craving a slice of home.