Top 10 Best Restaurants in Orchard Central
Orchard Central is built on land previously occupied by an open air carpark. Opened on 2 July 2009, it has become a distinctive shopping destination in Somerset: Forbes even recognized Orchard Central as one of the top five shopping malls in Singapore in December 2016. It’s designed by DP Architect, where they envisioned it as Singapore’s first vertical mall with 12 floors and 2 basement levels. It has since attracted a wide selection of restaurants from Hokkaido Marche to even a Tapas Club. So explore the Top 10 Best Restaurants in Orchard Central for when you’re looking for food at Orchard Central.
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1. Dancing Crab
About: Welcome to Dancing Crab, serving a mix of robust, American style seafood and the distinctive richness of Singapore seafood cuisine. Dancing Crab is a refreshing counterpart to Singapore’s equally famed preferences for seafood, shellfish and rich flavors. Backed by one of Singapore’s oldest seafood restaurant leaders, TungLok Group, Dancing Crab sources their shellfish from the same vendors used at the group’s best seafood restaurants, offering a range from Boston lobster to Dungeness crab.
Dancing Crab is known for its happy atmosphere, lively music, and high spirits. Always brimming with life, we bring the emphasis of taste, flavour and service to colorful locations across the world, welcoming its guests to eat, drink, and be merry.
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #07-14/15, Singapore 238896
2. Gangnam Story
About: Korean Steamboat & BBQ buffet! Gangnam Story is bringing it up to another level! Steamboat BBQ & Soju to satisfy your needs! With premiums like Shrimps, Salmon, Scallops & many more… it’s more than just a Korean BBQ
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #08-04/05, Singapore 238896
3. Kiseki Japanese Buffet Restaurant
About: Since its introduction in year 2010, Kiseki attracted an overwhelming response from the public and quickly rose in popularity and became an all-time favourite buffet destination for everyone of all ages around the world.
Kiseki offers a breath-taking sky view of Orchard landscape at the alfresco dining area. At just one price, it has a wide selection of unlimited delectable Japanese food, Sushi, Sashimi, Teppanyaki, Robatayaki (Japanese grill), Yakitori (skewers), Nabemono (hot pot items), Agemono (deep-fried items), Mushimono (steamed items), Japanese Western (pasta and pizza) and much much more!
At Kiseki, it truly is a MEGA Japanese buffet at MINI prices.
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #08-01/02/03, Singapore 238896
About: The first cafe in Singapore and Southeast Asia specialising in themed pop-up cafe. Have a kawaii-licious time!
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #04-08, Singapore 238896
About: Nantsuttei’s basic, famed ramen. The simple combination of their rich, creamy pork bone soup, aromatic roasted garlic oil, and homemade char siu is the standard of their unwavering popularity. They also offer a wide array of toppings on their menu that is sure to give you fresh delights again and again.
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #07-12/13, Singapore 238896
6. K. Cook Korean BBQ Buffet
About: Visit K.Cook for an experience of outdoor Korean BBQ with unlimited flow of BBQ meat and great music!
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #07-01, Singapore 238896
7. Ootoya Japanese Restaurant
OOTOYA follows the same philosophy. Dishes are carefully prepared after customers place their orders. Their insistence on consistent taste means they marinate and grill their meat to perfection, even if this takes a little more preparation time.
One small difference between OOTOYA and home-cooking is that their tofu is made in the shop using fresh ingredients.
OOTOYA’s goal has always been to provide healthy, high quality and tasty meals. Can you hear the sounds of cooking at the back of the shop? It is the same sounds made in a home kitchen
A set meal (Teishoku) comes with one main dish, rice, miso soup and pickles.
Ootoya’s main mission is to promote healthy eating through a well-balanced diet.
Thus their set meals are designed to provide daily nutrients such as carbohydrates, proteins, and other minerals which our bodies need. Delicious and healthy, their set menu can be enjoyed every day.
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #08 – 12, Singapore 238896
8. Shabu Sai
About: An authentic Japanese restaurant that serves all-you-can-eat Shabu-Shabu and Sukiyaki buffet, SHABUSAI Orchard Central serves up to seven tasty soup bases and a splendid array of more than 60 items on the buffet table. The must-try SHABU SAI specialities include the Tonkotsu soup base, prepared using the same formula as the restaurant’s outlets in Japan, the Sukiyaki soup base that offers a flavourful stock for the freshest ingredients to simmer in, as well as signature items such as the pork, beef or chicken served in bamboo, where the bamboo’s anti-bacterial properties protect the freshness of the minced meat.
Address: #08-09/10/11 Orchard Central, 181 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238896
9. Real Food
About: Real food is self-run by a team of passionate individuals who believe we are what we eat. Real Food is also free from processed ingredient (food grade or otherwise), artificial preservatives and trans-fat. Last but not least, they are meat-free!
Address: 181 Orchard Rd, #02-16 to 19, Singapore 238896
10. Tanuki Raw
About: “Make food that tastes good”. Keeping to the spirit of its namesake, Tanuki Raw offers a mash-up of Japanese-inspired cuisine with the playfulness of American street food and global influences.
Address: 181 Orchard Road, Central, #04-01 Orchard, 238896
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