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Aburiya

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The Quays
Japanese, Asian, Korean, Grill
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60 Robertson Quay The Quayside, Singapore 238252, Singapore
(65) 6735 4862
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6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

Robertson Quay is a nice location for an evening meal & you have the choice of indoor & outdoor seating. The food was generally very good & there's a wide selection. The service was average.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

This is my 3rd time and still like it because of the meat quality, friendly service and no pretentious environment. We ordered 2 sets of different high quality beef, 2 portions of lamb, 1 portion grill vegetable, 1 portion salad and few draft beers, good enough for 3 people cost 220 bucks. Good experience for red meat lovers.

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Beijing
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

I've been eating here for over 10 years and it's a regular favorite. Advise reservations on the weekend as it can get quite crowded as it's popular with the Japanese expat community. Great selection of meats to grill. The wagyu platter is heavenly and the beef simply melts in you mouth. I always order the mixed veggies as well as... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

One expects Singapore restaurants to be expensive, but this one takes the cake. A mouthful and a drink for $90. I've had far better Korean BBQ exploding with flavor in Dubai for $5. The meal was extremely less than average. Lots of supposed exotic meat that was tasteless and the most meager serving of vegetables. I have seen scraps of... More 

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Pisa, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Gone there for a "solo" dinner, the restaurant is quite nice and informal. I really enjoyed the fact that and you cook the meat by yourself. The wagyu meat was great, while the noodles I ordered are simply "standard" quality.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We have been here 5 or 6 times in the past few years and have always been quite happy with the price / quality trade-off. So we decided to come here again for dinner last night, bringing along the kids and a few friends. We chose a selection of vegetables, pork, various wagyu and supplemented with fried rice and salad,... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My favourite SG spot for casual but good Japanese BBQ. Location is fine close to the waterfront (but not on it) in a quiet 'corner' of Robertson Walk/Quay. Tables inside and outside. Beef is generally good (had the wagyu set plus some angus). Veggies and dips 'a la mode'. Be careful not to overcook the thin tender slices ;-)

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

went to aburiya for dinner on 6.10.2014. i had an excellent dinner here last on 19.3.2014. today was just as good! we ordered our usuals – kimchi chigae & bibimen. i love both these dishes. kimchi chigae always so tasty, with some slices of thin belly pork. i love the kurobuta kimchi nabe at shirokiya @ cuppage terrace but for... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

BBQ your own food. Had the wagyu beef and shrimp with the garlic rice. Beef was ok and tends to be a bit thin so when cooked it can get a bit burnt. Shrimp a better choice and the garlic rice was very good. Food is served quickly but service a bit slow once food is served.

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

had an excellent yakiniku dinner at aburiya on 19.3.2014. had not been there for a while..just checked my blog & it was almost a year ago that i had dinner at aburiya on 26.3.2013. the prices had gone up slightly. we basically ordered similar food. for this evening the jo karubi (S$15.90) was not that great but the cheaper karubi... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $300
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Korean, Grill
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Robertson Quay The Quayside, Singapore 238252, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > The Quays
  • Neighborhood: The Quays
  • Phone Number: (65) 6735 4862

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The Quays
From Marina Bay, a walk along Singapore River will take you through the three Quays of the city, each offering a very different atmosphere. Boat Quay features historical sites and a buzzing riverfront vibe. Clarke Quay caters to the party crowd, while Robertson Quay appeals to the leisurely wanderer. Weekends at Robertson Quay and Martin Road also give a peek into the lives of expats in Singapore, as the riverfront teems with joggers, dog walkers, and those getting their caffeine fix over brunch or enjoying a burger and a beer. No matter what you’re up for, the three Quays have something to keep you happy, day or night.
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