Text by Joanna Yeo @ Makansutra.
Singapore’s most talked about event of the year since 2008 has finally arrived– The Singapore Formula 1 Night race. Roads have already been blocked, stages for concert performances at the Padang are set up and even restaurants are jumping in the F1 excitement by offering dining specials and promotions for this racing season. Here are three of such restaurants that you can consider heading to this weekend.
1. Greenhouse This glass domed-ceiling restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton will be extending amulti-tier dining offer for the restaurant’s Formula 1 International Lunch & DinnerBuffet from 17 till 22 September (Luncheon) and 17 to 23 September (Dinner) when guests make advance reservations. Popular favourites from the buffet selection includethe ‘Seafood on ice’ display of mussels, scallops and Tiger prawns and local picks like chilli crab and roast duck.
For reservations made three or more days in advance, diners can enjoy 30% off; 20% off for two days in advance and 10% off for 1 day in advance.
Prices for the buffet luncheon are $65++ (adult) and $32.50++ (child 6-12 years old). Buffet dinner will be going at $78++ (adult) and $39++ (child 6-12 years old).
Address: 7 Raffles Ave, The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, Singapore 039799 Phone reservation: 6434 5285
2. Golden Peony Regular customers of this popular Cantonese restaurant simply love their signature Peking duck, double boiled seafood in whole coconut and dong po style pork served with crispy bun.
During this F1 week (17 to 23 September), new and returning customers can get to dine at this award-winning restaurant at a discounted rate of 20% off all items on the dinner a la carte menu.
Address: 2 Temasek Boulevard, Conrad Centennial Singapore, Singapore 038982 Phone reservation: 6432 7482
3. Bar & Billiard Room Established in 1896, old bar is tying up with Raffles Hotel Singapore to celebrate the F1 season cum hotel’s 125th anniversary with a special F1 Brunch Buffet.
The European and Mediterranean luncheon buffet will offer a spread of Maine lobster, selection of imported cold cuts, such as Spanish, Fine de Claire and Scottish Oysters on ice and live chef stations of Foie Gras, risotto, just to name a few. A limited edition Billecart-Salmon Brut Réserve Champagne will also be served to mark the hotel’s anniversary.
This offer will only be available on 23 September from 12pm to 3pm at $208++ (adult) and $104++ (child).
Address: 1 Beach Road, Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore 189673 Phone reservation: 6412 1816