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Waku Ghin

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Waku Ghin, recently ranked 39th on the coveted 'World's 50 Best Restaurants' list. The name 'Waku Ghin' is derived from two Japanese words: ‘Waku’ means to 'arise' (like water pouring forth from a hot spring) and 'Ghin' means 'silver', which is Chef Tetsuya's favorite color found throughout this stunning restaurant. That same personal imprint and attention to detail is also on exhibit in the main dining room which seats 25 guests per seating, for an exclusive view of the Singapore skyline. Chef Tetsuya is the first person appointed Sake Ambassador outside of Japan, making his selection the best in the world.
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Asian
FEATURES
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heard about this place for a long time before actually coming, a close friend had been recently. The food and servings were excellent, and of top quality. The service however is very average. So 5 stars for food, 3 stars for service. We opted for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kangelini
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

Perfect service, fresh ingredients, balanced well thought out cadence of food. Truly deserving of the Michelin stars it has.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank EricTravelling
Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

THE BAR @wakughin Dessert Tasting Menu $58++ per person FOOD 9/10 The Yuzu Tarte was a lil too sweet for me. Other than that, the remaining desserts were all visually and gastronomically pleasing. Or amusing. The Mont Blanc made me think of a 僵尸 with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mel V
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

I absolutely love this place - the space, the vibe and the food are otherworldly. It is a must do on my singapore list. The food is outstanding- spectacular raw materials that are dealt with by expert hands to create a transcendent experience. My 4...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank soha5017
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Prior to this visit, I was told by many that Waku Ghin is known for its generosity with expensive ingredients and devotion to every minute detail on the plate presented to its guests. Went for the $180 lunch set that is only available on Fridays,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank clarelizz
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

If your in Singapore and what to do something special than go to this restaurant, the theatre service and quality of the food is exceptional and shouldn’t be missed On the tasting menu look forward to the Wagu Beef it is amazing

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sammorganalacrity
Reviewed January 7, 2019

The restaurant is located in the Marina Bay complex, but once you're seating at the table you could be anywhere else. We arrived some minutes before our reservation time so we had time to have a drink at the bar. The cocktail menu has some...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Shapirito
Reviewed January 6, 2019

One of the best fine dining in Singapore. Well deserved 2 michelin stars but definitely not a 3 star standard. Service and quality of food exceeded my expectation, fresh seafood. Food is a mix of Japanese and French. If you are in Singapore, this place...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank FirstClass_ID
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Went there for Christmas Eve dinner with family! A party of 6. Interesting food, exquisite service and one that I will remember is the main hall for the dessert and petit four. That earned a ‘wow’ factor!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Widya D
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Located on the the 2nd floor, with the entrance overlooking the casino, you need to access the restaurant via the loft near the casino entrance. You are initially placed in a non descript teppanyaki room, where the meal is described. We went for the lunch,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Marina Bay
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and other attractions all geared towards pure
entertainment. The SkyPark at Marina Bay Sands
provides a stunning view of the city, a must-see photo
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Steve_jersey_86
February 14, 2019|
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Response from Padma26 | Reviewed this property |
I booked mine 1 month in advance. Weekday reservation has more slot/availability. Weekend quite crowded, so try to book early!
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conscienciouseater
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Navigator22 | Reviewed this property |
Shinjii's service is way better then Waku Ghin. WG is overpriced for what you get. And Shinji is also a more authentic Japanese experience I would never return to WG. If Teppanyaki is what you like (which is what WG offers... More
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MaximoMax
May 15, 2018|
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Response from tuckyins | Reviewed this property |
SGD450 plus taxes, so total of SGD530 per person. Enjoy.
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