This Father’s Day weekend, take your dad out for a treat at one of these interesting options
By Cheryl Chia
Bistecca Tuscan Steakhouse & Restaurant
Bistecca Tuscan Steakhouse & Restaurant has the ultimate treat for dad this Father’s Day. Indulge in a Wagyu beef feast on Jun 16.
Designed for groups of four at $78 a person, the four courses of their most popular dishes start off with the Ramerino in Culo, a simple concoction of minced beef seasoned with onion and Tuscan herbs, then al dente Pappardelle con ragout di Wagyu, funghi e formaggio allo zafferano, a pasta with Wagyu beef ragout and the main Bistecca alla Fiorentina, a 1-1.2kg T-bone steak seasoned with salt and olive oil. End the meal with a homemade lemon gelato.
Bistecca Tuscan Steakhouse & Restaurant, 25 Mohamed Sultan Road, Singapore 238969. Tel: 6735 6739
This Father’s Day, celebrate at Cedele with an offering of comforting and nutritious fare at wallet-friendly prices. This special offering is available from May 31 to Jun 16. At Great World City, Wheelock Place, Raffles City and Marina Bay Link Mall, enjoy the Slow-cooked Oxtail Stew with Sundried Tomato & Parsley with light Garlic Potato Mousseline & Basil Garlic Ciabatta ($25).
The slow-braised meat is fork-tender and immersed in a well-made stock that was simmered to richness. All Cedele stores also sell a special Father’s Day Hazelnut Cake ($48.80 whole, $6.50 a slice).
Visit www.cedeledepot.com for more information.
If you’re in the mood for Peranakan food, take dad out on a gastronomic feast at Indocafe. Try dishes such as the Classic Penang Otah ($10), Kueh Pie Tee ($10) and the unique fusion Chendol Panna Cotta ($12). Indocafe also serves the famous (or infamous, depends how you look at it) Kopi Luwak ($48) – coffee derived from the civet cat.
Located in the stretch of white colonial buildings near Newton MRT, escape to a quieter time at the Indocafe. The Indocafe also has an extensive wine list.
Indocafe, 35A Scotts Road, Singapore 228228. Tel: 6733 2656
Take your dad to a lovely champagne brunch at Melt – The World Café at the Mandarin Oriental. Dads get to enjoy a free flow of Veuve Clicquot Champagne. This year, Mandarin Oriental Singapore decides to reward all fathers with an exclusive lucky draw.
Guests who opt for the champagne brunch buffet will be qualified to enter the draw, where one will walk away with the Grand Prize of a visit to Lamborghini Singapore, as well as a joyride in the luxury sports automobile driven by a certified Lamborghini driver.
The brunch costs $188 per person. Father’s Day Brunch is available only on Sunday, Jun 16 from 12 pm to 3 pm.
To reserve, call Melt – The World Café at 6885 3500 or email email@example.com
Prima Tower Revolving Restaurant
Revolving restaurant Prima Tower is having a Beijing-style Father’s Day menu. Families can choose between two specially-designed eight-course menus – the Special Exclusive Set Menu and the Peking Duck & Seafood Set Lunch.
These menus feature Prima Tower’s signature dishes such as the Chilli Lobster, Authentic Barbecue Duck and Stewed Pork Ribs (served with buns). The Peking Duck & Seafood Set Lunch for Father’s Day ($268 for ten people) is available for lunch on Fridays, weekends and public holidays.
The Special Exclusive Set Menu ($498 for ten people) is available for lunch and dinner. A complimentary bottle of red wine will be given for each set ordered. Available until Jun 30.
Prima Tower Revolving Restaurant, 201 Keppel Road, Singapore 099419. Tel: 6272 8822
Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa
Barnacles offers a tantalising Father’s Day Escapade buffet spread featuring freshly-shucked French Oysters, Alaskan King Crab Legs, grilled meats with international favourites and a French gourmet cheese platter. Prices range from $90-$118 with champagne on Jun 16 from 12 noon to 3pm. Should you prefer local food, try the Wok & Grill Buffet ($25 for a child, $78 for an adult), Jun 15, 6pm to 10pm.
Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, 101 Siloso Road, Sentosa, Singapore 098970. Tel: 6275 0100
Teochew City Seafood Restaurant has been serving Teochew-Cantonese cuisine for more than two decades and this Father’s Day, this well-established restaurant is offering a pocket-friendly one-for-one Exquisite Set Menu.
This six-course set menu consists of signature dishes which are individually plated, such as the Cold Abalone and Kiwi Fruit, Steamed Brown Rice with Two Kinds of Preserved Sausages and the Steamed Sliced Pomfret “Ball” in Teochew Style. The 1-for-1 Exquisite Set Menu is available at $88 for Father’s Day, right until Jun 30.
Teochew City Seafood Restaurant, Centrepoint, Level 5. Tel: 6733 3338