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Bar & Billiard Room

1 Beach Road | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore 189673, Singapore
+65 64121816
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Ranked #67 of 7,522 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French, Continental, Pasta, Oyster Bar
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Buffet
Description: Established in 1896, the Bar & Billiard Room houses two original billiard tables from the turn of the century. A scrumptious international buffet is served for lunch and dinner from Wednesday to Saturday while a lavish Carving Champagne Brunch is offered on Sundays. You can choose among Mediterranean-style appetizers & salads, fresh seafood & savory meat dishes as well as a selection of cheese and some tempting desserts.
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KL
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

A few tips to start with. Champagne brunch is on Sunday from 12pm onwards and comes with a price of course. It is so worth it. Make sure to book in advance and if you are just visiting, make this one of the to-do list of your trip. The buffet line is absolutely one of the best I have experienced... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

My friends and I lingered over a lovely long lunch here on Saturday. We are working our way through Singapore's fabulous restaurants and this is a definite inclusion in a Singapore visit........huge variety of food, excellent on all levels. Service was brilliant !

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Staffordshire, England
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50 reviews 50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We took my husbands parents here as a special anniversary gift. We started the brunch with Singapore slings which were very nice. My husband & I then had fresh orange juice while his parents had the complimentary wine. The food choice is superb, 4 different kinds of oysters, lobsters & the care taken to plate smoked salmon with caviar was... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

My son is on the moderately autism spectrum. He is just like Mount St. Helens volcano. Any outburst from him usually ends up in a catastrophic manner. This is our first buffet dinner with him. We checked into raffles hotel and the stay comes with this meal. The theme was European buffet. But the staff happily provided me a bowl... More 

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Palu, Indonesia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

A bit expensive but worth to try, the food was delicious with variant menu from western and local food. the ambiance of the hotel and friendly stuff are the plus point beside the freshy food.

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South East Asia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I booked the outdoor terrace from the Bar & Billiard room for my 50th years anniversary whilst inviting a group of 25-30 guests to join me for the Sunday Brunch. The setting is simply amazing - outdoor under the cover of the roof of the terrace - court yard facing on one side and directly into the restaurant on the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stupendous selection and gracious service. The most difficult decision is what to choose from the "banquet" on offer. I did make a mistake in my choice of carafe of wine. I saw a new for me Italian wine but it hardly matched the quality of the food.

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Strengelbach, Switzerland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The Bar and Billiard Room restaurant at the Singapore Raffles hotel is a legend in itself. We enjoyed the lunch buffet during our stay in Singapore for the F1 GP. The "old" interior is stunning and reminds you of times gone bye long ago. The food is outstanding and, of course, the Singapore Sling is "the real thimg".

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Grimstad, Norway
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67 reviews 67 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The champagne brunch is amazing. At this price, and with drinks included however, its staggering to charge 15$++ for a bottle of water!!! Be sure to ask for ice water, which is free.

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We are expats in Singapore and have been loyal diners at the Bar & Billiard room since 2001. We felt we had to write a review today, because as ever the Sunday Brunch was absolutely superb! Flowing chilled fine champagne, wonderful fresh oysters, lobster, crab & prawns. A beautiful carving station with carefully sourced meats all cooked to perfection! Deserts... More 

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Address: 1 Beach Road | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore 189673, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 64121816
Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
Cuisine: French, Continental, Pasta, Oyster Bar

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