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Tomo Izakaya at Clarke Quay

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3A River Valley Road | #01-04 Clarke Quay, Singapore 179020, Singapore
+65-63330100
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Since opening its doors at Clarke Quay on 2008, Tomo Izakaya which offers...
Since opening its doors at Clarke Quay on 2008, Tomo Izakaya which offers one of the best night scenes in Singapore was awarded the Best Interior Design Award by CNBC.With its splendid array of ‘Japanese tapas’ and wide selection of beers, sakes and shochus, Tomo Izakaya is popularising the izakaya concept in the local dining scene as the place for colleagues, friends and families to socialise and bond over food and drinks. Swing by on Fridays and Saturdays to enjoy an evening of jazz, sake and cocktails. Worth a mention, Tomo Izakaya also boasts a weekly seasonal menu using the freshest seasonal ingredients from Japan. This conviviality sets Tomo Izakaya apart from ordinary Japanese Restaurant.
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  • 19
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good place for solo diner

My go to restaurant in clark quay. The bar counter is perfect for solo diners. Food is not extraordinary, but the sake selection is very extensive, and the draugh beer are good.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Cyberjaya, Malaysia
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Cyberjaya, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

My go to restaurant in clark quay. The bar counter is perfect for solo diners. Food is not extraordinary, but the sake selection is very extensive, and the draugh beer are good.

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We loved our dinner here. Excellent tasting food for great prices, friendly service and a lovely location on the river. If we lived in Singapore this would be our local favourite.

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Gisborne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

It had been some time since I had Sashimi so when we passed by this restaurant I figured it was time. Miso was from a packet, the selection of Sashimi was good but it was not served on ice (Singapore is hot) and the fish was not cold, closer to cool. Beer was OK (but Singapore prices). Overall it's not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Was there alone first and I liked it so much I took my girlfriend for dinner there. The sushi and California rolls were great. We had fried baby octopus which was very good, and cod and eel which were really tasty. So on the food side it's a very nice place. Another great advantage from my side is the location:... More 

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Trento, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Food was mediocre in quality, very high in quantity, quite different from what you would expect from a typical Japanese restaurant. Also some waiters were quite loud and not too helpful. Having said that, I must also say that on Clarke Quay most restaurants are catering to turists and not to locals, so that prices are high and quality not... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We fell across this place because we had a craving for Edamame. Outdoor and Indoor eating options. Very comprehensive menu, good sized portions and you won't leave there hungry. There is something for everyone. Service was good and staff friendly

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I was at this restaurant with family. We ordered a lot of food. generally everything was very tasty. Although expensive, but I think worth trying. Ebi Tempura was good. Also Salmon Sashimi was excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We went to this restaurant for the 2nd time. The combination of the ambiance, service, and food make for a nice dinner. This past visit it was my husband's birthday, so I called in advance and asked if they could put something together. They were very nice to offer a complimentary Sushi Cake with a birthday candle. It was a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I had four small dishes including two pork salads and a fresh raw tuna and avocado salad. Three dishes would have been sufficient but it was all nice fresh quality food. Of course it was a bit pricey being at Clark Quay by the Singapore river but I recommend it for a nice light dinner especially accompanied by a few... More 

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Bedford, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

We went along due to the location, and not as a result of TripAdvisor prior reviews. Nonetheless, we sat in the special euro-Japanese seating, ordered round after round of food. We liked the staff, and their use of iPads to expedite ordering was pretty cool. The food was fresh and reasonable and the price was consistent with Clarke Quay. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3A River Valley Road | #01-04 Clarke Quay, Singapore 179020, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > The Quays
  • Neighborhood: The Quays
  • Phone Number: +65-63330100

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Japanese

Description

Since opening its doors at Clarke Quay on 2008, Tomo Izakaya which offers one of the best night scenes in Singapore was awarded the Best Interior Design Award by CNBC.With its splendid array of ‘Japanese tapas’ and wide selection of beers, sakes and shochus, Tomo Izakaya is popularising the izakaya concept in the local dining scene as the place for colleagues, friends and families to socialise and bond over food and drinks. Swing by on Fridays and Saturdays to enjoy an evening of jazz, sake and cocktails. Worth a mention, Tomo Izakaya also boasts a weekly seasonal menu using the freshest seasonal ingredients from Japan. This conviviality sets Tomo Izakaya apart from ordinary Japanese Restaurant.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 3:00 am

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