National Day Fireworks Viewing Spots 2013 [Marina Bay Sands Shoppes]

This is part 2 of 3 of the National Day Fireworks Viewing Spots, if you like see restaurants from Fullerton road please click here!

MBS

Looking for a place to shop, dine, and gamble, then Marina Bay Sands would be the place to be. Underneath Marina Bay Sands is a line of restaurants that have a waterfront view. Another great place to see the fireworks.
Easily accessible from the Bayfront MRT station.

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Wide choice of waterfront restaurants to choose from

The Moluccas Room [Indonesian]

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Treat yourself to the taste of Indonesia, one of the best around here in Singapore. Where all of the dishes will tingle your senses. Once you are done, take a look outside or take a stroll outside to see the fireworks.

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The view outside of the Moluccas Room.

Moluccas Room
2 Bayfront Avenue, The Shoppes, #01-81,
Singapore 018927

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Yu Cuisine [Chinese]

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Yu is a mixture of Chinese foods all put under one roof. Choices like chinese seafood, dimsum, grill and champagne bar can be ordered. So eat to your heart’s content as you celebrate National Day.

Yu Cuisine
10 Bayfront Avenue,
#B1-08/09 The Shoppes @ Marina Bay Sands,
Singapore 018956

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Bazin [European]

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The place to celebrate food and drinks. Bountiful selection of international foods and drinks to choose from. Bazin is also offering a National Day special for a three course set meal at $98.

Bazin
10 Bayfront Avenue,
#L1-84 The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands,
Singapore 018972

Sounds Delicious

No matter where you choose.
Kaimen guarantees that you will have a great time with family and friends under the firework lit sky.
We here at Kaimen wish you an amazing National Day!

And to skip the queue, do yourself a favor and use Kaimen to search, reserve, and eat!

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National Day Fireworks Viewing Spots 2013 [Fullerton Road]

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Singapore National Day 2013 is coming up in less than a week! Preparations must be made to ensure a good viewing spots for all the evening festivities. Because we love convenience here at Kaimen, we have gone ahead and scouted out all of the best places for you to see the fireworks!

Places where you can sit and dine as you see the beautiful fireworks shine across the gorgeous Singapore skyline. And other areas where you can camp out with friends and family under all the excitement. Because Kaimen knows how well informed people are, we have provided the best restaurants and viewing spots, along with pictures of the type of vantage point you should expect on Singapore National Day 2013!

There are three main different spots to view the fireworks: the area along Fullerton Road, Marina Bay Sands Shoppes, and Marina Bay Theaters on the Bay. We will release each different spots one time at a day so it’s not too much for you.

Link to view:

Esplanade

Marina Bay Sands Shoppes

 

Fullerton Road

Accessible from the Raffle Place MRT, Fullerton Road provides three different areas to view the fireworks, Custom House, Fullerton Bay Hotel, and One Fullerton.

Fullerton Rd

Custom House

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Custom House has a nice selection of restaurants to choose from.
And of course a wonderful area to view the fireworks once they go off.

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Outside of the restaurant is a nice viewing podium that has a great view of Marina Bay Sands, the Floating Stadium, and the Fireworks.

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Proccai [Italian]

Lovers of Italian foods will appreciate this fine dining gem originally from Florence. High quality traditional Tuscan food and exceptional service is the general norm here. And the incredible wine list here will definitely satisfy everyone’s craving. The romantic scene makes this a great place if you are planning to take your date to see the fireworks. Your evening will be exploding with excitement here.

Procacci
70 Collyer Quay #01-04
Customs House, Singapore 049323

Sounds Delicious!

 

Kinki [Japanese]

Kinki, a Japanese restaurant with an urban twist, provides an amazing selection of sushis to choose from. The twist on the other hand is the rooftop bar that will be booming with music as the fireworks above pop. A great place for friends to come together and drink to Singapore’s 48th birthday. Kinki is also providing a deal for table reservations for 8, providing  2 Moet & Chandon bottles, 1 Belvedere bottle and 8 shooters at $600. Or a dining deal to enjoy a 5-Course Dinner at $128 as well as a complimentary glass of wine.

Kinki Restaurant + Bar
70 Collyer Quay #02-02
Customs House, Singapore 049323

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Nueva Cuba [Cuban]

Nueva Cuba “New Cuba” is a great place to sit down and chill with friends. Enjoy some exotic zesty Cuban foods that will wake your senses. At the same time try out some of the signature Cuban drinks or other wide selection of drinks to choose from.  At the end of the night, you’ll be singing together with your buds rejoicing in Singapore’s independence.

Nueva Cuba Bar & Restaurant
70 Collyer Quay #01-03
Customs House, Singapore 049323

Sounds Delicious!

 

Sabai [Thai]

Sabai brings one of the highest level of fine Thai dining to Singapore. WIth exceptional authentic Thai dishes to choose from. A romantic place with flickering candles, a great place for two or for the whole family. Of course at the same time, the same incredible Thai hospitality. As the night comes to a close, you and your loved ones will remember the spectacular Thai/Singapore infused night.

Sabai
70 Collyer Quay #01-02
Customs House, Singapore 049323

Sounds Delicious!

 

Oyster Bar

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The Oyster Bar lives up to its name by bringing together amazing seafood with a wide variety of Champagnes, Martinis, and cocktails to choose from. The seafood dishes are served with style, quality, and freshness. The drinks on the other hand are numerous and adventurous. So while you decide on what to eat, you can look beyond the glass surroundings towards Marina Bay Sands.  You can even choose to step outside and lounge on the pier or on the rooftop. The choices here are endless.

Oyster Bar
70 Collyer Quay 01-01
Customs House, Singapore 049323

Sounds Delicious!

 

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Wherever you choose to eat, you will be satisfied and ready to see some fireworks.
Go out onto the podium to watch the magic in the air.

Fullerton Bay Hotel

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The Fullerton Bay Hotel shares the same impressive view of Marina Bay Sands like Custom House.

Landing Point [High Tea]

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The Landing Point is an exquisite dining place on the ground floor of the Fullerton Bay Hotel known for its Afternoon Tea. A great place to start and refresh before the National Singapore Parade Event. The Landing Point also has a bar for drinks.

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Patrons can also come outside to see another great view of the bay.

The Landing Point
The Fullerton Bay Hotel
80 Collyer Quay

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One on the Bund [Chinese]

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On the Bund is another fine dining restaurant that will tickle all your senses. It provides the best in Chinese fine dining. And at the same time, you are sitting in a historical landmark which once was a ferry terminal. So while you wait for the fireworks, you can enjoy the beautiful architectural design and enjoy some impeccable Chinese dishes like the Peking Duck. However, once the fireworks begins to shoot off, you can go outside onto the Clifford Pier and continue to enjoy your incredible night.

One on the Bund Restaurant
80 Collyer Quay, Clifford Pier

Sounds Delicious!

 

Catalunya [Spanish]

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If you are in the mood for spanish foods and some great drinks, then come abroad Fullerton Pavillion and enter into Catalunya. You will be walking into a contemporary Spanish restaurant headed by an international team of culinary experts from around the world. While enjoying your evening of fine dining and music, you will be wrapped around by glass giving you an incredible panoramic view of the fireworks above. You will thank yourself at the end of the night.

Catalunya
The Fullerton Pavilion
82 Collyer Quay
Singapore 049327

Sounds Delicious!

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After your meal at Catalunya or from the Fullerton Bay Hotel, you are welcome to come on to the Fullerton Pavillion. It’s a large raised platform on top of the Fullerton Pavilion  that brings you up close to the action of the FIreworks and the whole entire bay. The Pavilion is open to public access. Be sure to be there early to find yourself some room to see the fireworks.

One Fullerton

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The One Fullerton is a large strip of restaurants side by side that provide great dining and drinking choices with the option of sitting outside. At the same time providing another great view for the Fireworks show.

The Pelican Seafood Bar & Grill [Seafood]

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People with a soft spot for seafood should definitely try out the Pelican. It has all the seafood favorites from oysters, clams, crab, prawns, lobster, that can come in a platter or served in adventurous dishes like the Rhode Island Fried Squid. Great for everyone to come together and savor seafood right next to the bay. Or the choice of dining inside the restaurant that evokes the feeling of being on a luxurious yacht. Either way, you’ll set sail on an adventurous journey leading towards your National Day Fireworks.

The Pelican
1 Fullerton Road
#01-01
Singapore 049214

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Jing [Cantonese]

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Jing serves the best contemporary Cantonese cuisine that has an expansive window view that does not obstruct the bay view. For National Day, Jing has a specially crafted a menu by Executive Chef Yang filled with delicious dishes that will make the night even more memorable. Two set menus will be offered from $88 for a minimum of two people.

Jing
1 Fullerton Road, #01-02/03
One Fullerton, Singapore 049213

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Overeasy Bar and Diner [American]

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A sophisticated modern take on the American diner that brings American comfort food and beer together. The only place you can get breakfast at any part of the day. And a great place to just chill and relax with friends and family as the fireworks go off all around you.

OverEasy
1 Fullerton Road
#01-06 One Fullerton

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Palm Beach Seafood [Seafood]

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Looking for some signature Singaporean dish to celebrate National Day to? Then go towards Palm Beach Seafood as the Chinese styled seafood restaurant has the famous Chilli Crab dish. Definitely an excellent way to celebrate National Day with some Chill Crab while under the fireworks.

Palm Beach
1 Fullerton Road
#01-09 One Fullerton

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Boathouse [French]

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The 1919 waterboat house is part of Singapore’s heritage. So why not spend National Day in a historical building while having one of the best in French dining. And after you are done, go up stairs to the Prelude Bar to have a drink and a great view of the fireworks.

Boat House
3 Fullerton Road,
#03-01 The Waterboat House,
Singapore 049215

Sounds Delicious!

No matter where you choose.
Kaimen guarantees that you will have a great time with family and friends under the firework lit sky.
We here at Kaimen wish you an amazing National Day!

And to skip the queue, do yourself a favor and use Kaimen to search, reserve, and eat!

Top 5 Best International Buffet in Singapore

1. Carousel

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An innovative culinary concept that promises to delight your taste buds and pamper your other senses, the new Carousel serves cuisines that span the globe.

From Mediterranean, Asian, Japanese fare, a lavish seafood spread, an impressive French Rotisserie, and three dazzling dessert stations, the wide array of delectable cuisines will leave the diners spoilt for choice.

Lunch – Daily from 12pm to 2pm
Weekdays (Mon to Fri) – $46++
Weekends (Sat, Sun and PH) – $50++

Dinner – Daily from 6.30pm to 10.30pm
Weekdays (Sun to Thurs) – $62++
Weekends (Fri, Sat and eve of PH) – $75++

– Carousel

Make a reservation for Carousel at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/carousel

2. Rise

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Located in our spectacular Hotel lobby at the heart of the action, RISE offers an international smorgasbord of culinary delights. It blends the best that Singapore and Asian Pacific has to offer with decidedly European and American influences. With such lavish buffet-style dining, this vibrant dining hub is sure to please all tastes.

Lunch – Daily from 12pm to 2.30pm
($48++/adult, $24++/*child)

Dinner – Daily from 6.30pm to 10.30pm
($68++/adult, $38++/*child)

*No charge for children under five

– Marina Bay Sands

Make a reservation for Rise at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/rise

3. Melt ~ The World Cafe

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Our all-day restaurant offers an imaginative dining experience showcasing chefs at work in show kitchens to provide a multi-cultural culinary feast.

Designed using natural, textured materials including stone, wood, leather and glass, MELT has a stylish, cosmopolitan feel. A large show bar with a mirrored counter stands in the centre of the restaurant creating a focal point for diners, while giant baskets of fruit bring bursts of colour to the dining space.

With both a la carte and buffet options, not to mention the diversity of cuisines on offer, MELT, offers a truly unique dining experience.

Lunch – From 12pm to 2.30pm
Mon to Sat – $68++

Dinner – Daily from 6.30pm to 10pm
Sun to Wed – $78++
Thurs to Sat – $88++

Brunch – Sunday from 12pm to 3pm
($158++ with free flow Veuve Clicquot brut NV champagne)

– Mandarin Oriental

Make a reservation for Melt ~ The World Cafe at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/melt-the-world-cafe

4. The Line

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Modern surroundings designed by Adam Tihany and stylish bites from our enthusiastic chefs, make this all-day dining restaurant the place to be.

International cuisine is featured at 16 theatre kitchens, while the bar offers a large selection of premium wines, juices and smoothies. After eight years, The Line remains as one of Singapore’s favourite destinations for buffet lunch and dinner.

Lunch – From 12pm to 2.30pm (to 3pm every Sat)
Mon to Fri – $49++/adult, $26++ /child
Sat – $55++/adult, $26++/child

Dinner – Daily (except Tues, Thurs, Fri & Sat) from 6pm to 10.30pm
Mon, Wed, Sun – $72++/adult, $36++/child
Fri & Sat – $78++/adult, $36++/child

Marine Harvest – From 6pm to 10.30pm
Tues & Thurs – $92/adult, $44++/child

– Shangri-La Group

Make a reservation for The Line at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/the-line

5. Marriott Cafe

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Indulge in the freshest International buffet spread at Marriott Cafe, where our chefs take centre-stage to whip up a perfect culinary storm for you à la minute upon request, bringing the “Freshness Redefined” concept to live.

Find the freshest selection of oysters, snow crabs, crayfish and prawns at the Seafood Station, before indulging in authentic Tianjin delicacies including live pulled noodles and renowned local dishes such as Chili Crab at the Asian line-up. Visit the upgraded hot buffet section for an extensive array of premium meat dishes such as Crispy Pork Saddle with Pancetta Prune and Mixed HerbsSlow Roasted Prime Ribs and other roasted delights cooked to perfection at the Beech Oven. For those with a sweet tooth, our signature desserts that include the Sticky Date Puddingmake for pure palate pleasers after a satisfying meal.

Newly refurbished in 2012, Marriott Cafe also features a large salad bar set against a green wall creatively decorated with live plants. You can now create your favourite salad from over 15 varieties of salad leaves market-style, with over 20 condiments to take your pick from.

Lunch – Daily from 12pm to 2.30pm
Mon to Sat – $50++/adult, $25++ /child
Sun – $55++/adult, $30++/child

Dinner – Daily from 6.30pm to 10pm
Sun to Thurs – $65++/adult, $30++/child
Fri & Sat – $75++/adult, $32++/child

– Marriott Hotel

Make a reservation for Marriott Cafe at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/marriott-cafe

Places for GOOD Pizza in Singapore

What are some of the best places for really good pizza in Singapore? Read on to find out more!

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1. Osteria & Pizzeria Mozza

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Nancy Silverton, Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich meld their prodigious talents to bring Pizzeria Mozza and Osteria Mozza to the heart of Singapore. With the devout commitment to product, environment and hospitality, the two unique but equally engaging concepts provide dynamic templates for displaying the group’s profound passions.

– Pizzeria Mozza

You can make a reservation for Pizzeria Mozza at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/osteria-mozza-marina-bay-sands

2. Casa Verde

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The casual trattoria nestled within the lush greenery of the Singapore Botanic Gardens, Casa Verde is a hot favourite with families in the day and couples at night.

– Casa Verde

You can make a reservation for Casa Verde at: http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/casa-verde

3. Da Paolo Restaurant & Bistro Bar

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Pizza is meant to be enjoyed, and PizzaBar takes this to heart. A delightful indoor-outdoor concept, characterized by a distinct cowhide ceiling and unique alfresco seating, augments an inspired array of gourmet pizzas. An impressive selection of appetizing salads offers a healthy accompaniment to your meal, while a glass of wine or a boutique beer makes the experience even more memorable. And families, don’t miss our delicious weekend breakfasts, complete with kids’ menu. It’s a great way to start the day! PizzaBar – where you enjoy amazing food!

– Da Paolo Pizza Bar

You can make a reservation for Da Paolo Pizza Bar at: http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/da-paolo-ristorante-holland-village

4. Etna Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

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In a very elegant and cozy ambience decorated with Sicilian artifacts and furniture, Etna Restaurant & Pizzeria serves delightful Italian Chef’s specialties, unique recipes from the Italian region of Sicily, and the best original Italian pizza, all using finest ingredients imported from Italy.

– Etna Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

You can make a reservation for Etna Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria at: Duxton, East Coast

5. Peperoni Pizza

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Established in 2004, Peperoni Pizzeria is part of the award-winning Les Amis Group. Peperoni in Italian means bell peppers, a reflection of our culinary heritage and our promise to deliver a quality Italian experience each and every time. As a testament to our culinary excellence, Peperoni has grown today to four outlets across the island.

Our passion for hearty Italian cuisine and prompt friendly service, speaks for Peperoni. Foodies, bloggers and everyday customers have consistently rated our food and restaurants as one of their favourites in Singapore.

Our restaurants also come with an in-house bar, serving a stellar collection of wines, spirits and imported beers to liven up any party! Peperoni Pizzeria is the perfect location for that quick snack, a lingering Sunday meal or even that dinner get-together you’ve been meaning to treat all your friends and loved ones to. Just let us know in advance and we will do our utmost to cater to your needs! Finally it’s good to bring up that we do not charge service charge or GST at Peperoni – all our listed menu prices are NETT!

Come on in and savour the Peperoni experience for yourself today!

– Peperoni Pizzeria

You can make a reservation for Peperoni Pizzeria at: Binjai Park, Frankel, Zion, Greenwood

6. La Barca

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Hidden away in Katong, La Barca Ristorante & Wine Bar is a stunning restaurant set within the spacious grounds of the Goodman Arts Centre. Elegant, understated, and reminiscent of Milanese chic, no detail was overlooked in the design and furnishing of the space. The tables and sofas are original designs for La Barca and the chairs are by the legendary Viennese furniture maker Michael Thonet. Even the light bulbs were sourced from Sweden, to ensure the perfect ambience for its patrons.

La Barca is owned and operated by Chef Michele Sorrentino from Italy. The restaurant serves classic Tuscan fare with a modern twist, with an emphasis on fresh flavours and stylish presentation.

– La Barca

You can make a reservation for La Barca at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/la-barca

7. OChre

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OChre’s contemporary chic interior design of dark, masculine fittings, plush furnishing and glass walls surround a gleaming open concept show kitchen. Together with our alfresco area and bar lounge, the restaurant can accommodate over 300 guests for standing buffet events or cocktail receptions.

– Ochre

You can make a reservation for Ochre at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/ochre-orchard-central

8. Gattopardo

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Gattopardo Italian Grill & Pizzabar serves contemporary Italian and Mediterranean cuisine with a charcoal grill and wood-fired oven for baking gourmet pizzas. Diners can expect a different and refreshing style of cooking from Chef Lino who brings his 25 years of culinary experience to the fore – creating a rich variety of original dishes with varying depth of flavours that will satisfy even the most discerning palate.

Signature dishes include Amberjack with Sea Urchin Vinaigrette, Angel Hair Pasta with Grey Mullet “Bottarga” Roe and Sea Urchin, and specialty handmade pastas using the freshest ingredients and seafood.

– Gattopardo

You can make a reservation for Gattopardo at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/gattopardo

9. Bella

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Authentic Italian Pizza By True-Blue Neapolitan Chef

When anyone thinks about Italian food, there’s little doubt that the golden couple of pizza and pasta jumps into mind immediately. And now you can taste the fresh authentic creations of Chef Antonio Manetto in his beloved first solo venture, Bella Pizza.

A cosy little restaurant snuggled in a quiet corner of Robertson Quay, Bella Pizza’s location is convenient for those who want to pop down to the clubs for a night of drinking and dancing but still retains sufficient privacy for those who’re after a quiet evening wining and dining.

Bella Pizza’s riverside view of smooth waters banked by gentle greenery and flowing under one of Singapore’s most historic bridges is also sure to charm the eyes and help improve the appetite.

– Bella

You can make a reservation for Bella at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/bella-pizza

10. Omelimelo

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Creative, easy to eat, simple food in a no-fuss environment with a French heritage and European influences designed to play with the senses while providing wholesome satisfaction.

– Omelimelo

You can make a reservation for Omelimelo at http://www.kaimen.asia/restaurants/omelimelo