Aura Italian Restaurant @ National Gallery Singapore

With the opening of National Gallery, the F&B scene in Singapore has become more vibrant than ever – with exciting establishments serving up quality food that is on par with that of a five-star hotel, with an edge. In the first of this series, I’ll be introducing the ever popular Aura Italian Restaurant. I tried reserving a…

il Cielo @ Hilton Hotel, Singapore

I haven’t gone back to Hilton Hotel for the longest time ever, constantly gearing towards new hotspots and neglecting the old. That is, until il Cielo caught my attention with its beautiful pool view from Level 24 of Hilton Hotel. Though the decor is rather dated, the ambience was cosy and romantic. A perfect setting…

Trattoria L’Operetta @ Tanjong Katong

Just a stone’s throw away from where I stay is Tanjong Katong Road, a stretch where many great restaurants can be found! My family loves going to the Italian restaurants here (there’re at least 3 along the same road) for an awesome and hearty meal, and the bonus is that no one will be judging…

Amici Italian @ Holland Village

Amici has been around for more than a decade and despite all the changes it has seen around its proximity, it has clearly withstood the test of time. This Italian restaurant had been accredited with numerous awards but I wonder, with such a robust and ever-changing F&B industry in Singapore, will Amici still stand out…

Ristorante Da Valentino

Tucked away in a corner of the shophouse in Bukit Timah is this gem that serves great, hearty Italian fare. The whole ambience created is that of a cosy, traditional Italian home, with a rustic charm to it. Middle-aged waiters clad in vests and bow-ties welcome their guests warmly and promptly introduce their special dishes…