The Best French Restaurants in Singapore
There’s passion for food, and then there’s French passion for food. So we put together a list of French restaurants in Singapore so you can explore the drive and dedication each restaurant has to bring Singapore exceptional French cuisine.
With everything from Michelin-starred restaurants to cafe bistros, you’re sure to find something to love on this list. So without further ado:
Gunther’s Modern French Cuisine
Named after head chef Gunther Hubrechsen, this Purvis Street restaurant specialises in creating dishes that are as much a treat for the eyes as they are for the taste buds. The food is rooted in traditional French cuisine but with a distinctive contemporary twist, focusing on strange and unexpected flavour combinations to create dishes that are delicious and unique.
Just as unique as the food, the decor at Gunther’s Restaurant is simple and stunning with a style unto itself that helps set a sophisticated atmosphere. Gunther’s Restaurant is a multi-award winning and is a must for foodies everywhere.
Bistro Du Vin
Established in 2009, Bistro Du Vin is dedicated to providing Singaporeans with the authentic French bistro dining experience. The menu is full of classic French dishes, alongside a wine list featuring an extensive range of premium French wines, all of which match the menu perfectly. The decor here is traditional, the service is fantastic and, of course, the food is brilliant. What more could you ask for?
It’s very clear from the moment you walk in that Bistro Du Vin has gone out of its way to create a dining experience that is not to be missed. Simply a must.
Les Bouchons – French Bistro & Steakhouse
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Come to Les Bouchons for the ultimate steak experience. Accompanied with home made French Fries that taste different to normal chips and mixed salad. Best enjoyed with a glass of red wine. If you can find a better rib eye steak, go for it . . . . #frenchbistro #bouchonssingapore #lesbouchons #steakfrites #singaporesteak #steakdinner #ribeyesteak
Famous for being one of the first restaurants in Singapore to serve steak frites – French-style steak and chips – Les Bouchons also offers a fantastic range of classic French dishes with a subtle modern flair. Their dedication to serving consistent and quality dishes has raised the bar for French restaurants in Singapore.
Les Bouchons has two outlets in Ann Siang and Robertson Quay, Both of which serve fantastic food and some of the best steaks in the city paired with the restaurants signature homemade French fries. It’s delicious, charming and sophisticated – so what’s not to love? Bookings are essential.
Mentioned in ‘Quandoo Users Top 10 Restaurants in Singapore’, the name Bar-A-Thym is a play on the French word baratin, which means sweet talker (sort of). A name that also happens to perfectly describe Bar-A-Thym’s head chef and creator, Francois Mermilliod.
Bar-A-Thym focuses on using locally sourced ingredients from sustainable suppliers and blending classic Southern French cuisine with the Japanese dining concept of Omakase which creates a dining out experience that is not to be missed.
One of Singapore’s two Michelin-starred restaurants, Les Amis has been a shining light in the world of French cuisine since opening in 1994. Maintaining its charm, style and sophistication since then, Les Amis combines the classic French fine dining experience with an Asian influence, making it not just exceptional but unique.
Along with the award-winning food, you’ll find one of the largest wine lists in Asia with over 3000 bottles. All of which are stored at the ideal temperature in a humidity controlled wine cellar. Les Amis is one of the top restaurants in Singapore and is well worth a visit.
As mentioned in ‘10 Brunch Spots in Singapore You Won’t Want to Miss’, Merci Marcel has two outlets in Singapore, one in Tiong Bahru and another in Club Street. Both stylish venues offer a relaxing French bistro dining experience. You can catch your breath over coffee and brunch or simply let the hours slip away as you sip on top quality French wine while enjoying the bohemian atmosphere.
Feel inspired by the art and creativity that helps make Merci Marcel so much more than just a place to eat. If you’re after a break from the big city but still need to make it to work in the morning, a table at Merci Marcel is the perfect choice.