Dhoby Ghaut is arguably one of the busiest areas in Singapore. Being the city’s only triple-line MRT train station, the district is a gateway to various leisure and lifestyle spots. Dhoby Ghaut is accessible to various boutiques, galleries, and food establishments.
If you’re passing by Dhoby Ghaut any time soon, check out these 4 spots for your next food trip!
1. Curious Palette
This restaurant is worthy of a visit from the bearers of its name. With its extensive brunch selections, Curious Palette is sure to satisfy anyone’s, well, curious palette! Their waffles and hotcakes are a must-try, paired either with savory menu items like their Buttermilk Chicken, or sweet toppings, like fruits and ice cream. Other notable food items to try include their Truffle Fries, Egg and Toast, and their Sea Salt Chocolate. Be sure to also snag a cup of their lattes and coffees!
Address: 64 Prinsep St, Singapore 188667
Hours: 9:00 am to 10:00 pm daily
If you’re feeling a bit adventurous, Artichoke is a great place to go to for good, hearty, Middle Eastern food. Get a glimpse of what they have to offer and order the chef’s Tasting Menu. This set includes appetizers, vegetables, seafood, meats, and sweets which features some of their greatest hits like their Beetroot Borani, Roasted Cauliflower, Green Harissa Clams, Lamb Shoulders, and Milk Pudding. However, these menu items can also be ordered ala carte, if you just feel like trying a dish or two during your next visit.
Address: 161 Middle Rd, Singapore 188978
Hours: 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm from Tuesdays to Fridays; 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM and 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm on Saturdays and Sundays; closed on Mondays.
3. Wing Seong Fatty’s Restaurant
Craving Cantonese? Then Wing Seong Fatty’s Restaurant might just be the place to be. This spot offers some of the best Cantonese-Chinese dishes that are certain to delight. From sure crowd-pleasers, like their Spring Rolls and tasty Fried Rice, to delectable mains, like their Claypot Chicken, Beef Kway Teow, and Singapore Chilli Crab, Wing Seong Fatty’s offers a genuine Tze Char experience without breaking the bank.
Address: 175 Bencoolen St, Singapore 189649
Hours: 12:00 to 2:30 PM and 5:00 to 9:30 PM daily (but closed on Mondays)
4. National Kitchen by Violet Oon
For an elevated dining experience, visit National Kitchen by Violet Oon. They serve authentic Peranakan cuisine, best exemplified by their Beef Rendang, Chicken Satay, Laksa, and Ngoh Hiang. Their tea sets are also a must-try for those who want to complete the experience. Not to mention, the ambiance and the interiors of the place are absolutely beautiful – making for an unforgettable moment that exceeds your typical food trip!
Address: 1 St Andrew’s Rd, #02–01 National Gallery, Singapore 178957
Hours: 12:00 to 3:00 PM and 6:00 to 10:30 PM on Mondays to Tuesdays; 12:00 to 5:00 PM and 6:00 to 10:30 PM on Fridays to Sundays.
From brunch, to Cantonese, to Mediterranean eats, your next gastronomical adventure is a stone away from Dhoby Ghaut.
When you visit the area, make sure to explore the strips of food spots that abound. If, during your trip, you ever find yourself needing a quick loan be sure to check out Raffles Credit, a licensed moneylender near Dhoby Ghaut where you can borrow a loan on the same day.