Ramadan, the fasting month, is here, and most restaurants are all ready for the break fast rush. From taking reservations to having Ramadan buffet specials, the food establishments are definitely doing a great job at catering to the Muslims. Looking for good food to enjoy this month? Here are nine halal restaurants, most of which are housed in a hotel – and one opened by a celebrity chef.
Where: Bay Hotel Singapore, 50 Telok Blangah Road, tel: 6818-6681
Price: From $35
Tuck into a variety of cuisine, from Chick Kut Teh to Ayam Woku Belanga, a marinated chicken seasoned in spice mixture from North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Another speciality is the Bebek Cabai Ijo, an Indonesian braised duck dish.
Image: Rumah Rasa, Bay Hotel Singapore
Where: Royal Plaza on Scotts, 25 Scotts Road, tel: 6589-7799
Price: From $78
Carousel presents the best of barbecue with an array of tantalising dishes. There are barbecue favourites at the Mediterranean and Asian counters with highlights such as Applewood Smoked Barbecue Beef Ribs, Thai Barbecue Stuffed Squid with Spicy Dipping Sauce and Traditional Malay Boneless Ayam Percik.
FURAMA RIVERFRONT, SINGAPORE
Where: 405 Havelock Road, tel: 6739-6463
Price: $68 for four
The hotel is offering the Ramadan Takeaway set, consisting of six dishes (highlights are Beef Rendang and Chef’s Specialty Chicken), desserts and drinks. You can order this in advance or on the same day if you place your order before 2pm.
Image: Furama Riverfront, Singapore