Nestled in the vibrant heart of Singapore, Bugis is a haven for food enthusiasts seeking an eclectic blend of flavours. From Michelin Bib Gourmand accolades to Middle Eastern-inspired marvels, Bugis boasts a culinary landscape that promises to tantalise your taste buds.

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1. Hjh Maimunah Restaurant and Catering 

A culinary gem holding the coveted Michelin Bib Gourmand, Hjh Maimunah is a haven for nasi padang enthusiasts. With over 40 dishes, the menu caters to every palate. Don’t miss the premium ambeng platter – a communal feast to share with friends. This dining spot is easily accessible for those staying at a hotel near Bugis, like the simplicity-inspired Hotel 81 Lavender.

2. Nutmeg & Clove 

At Nutmeg & Clove, elevated Singaporean cuisine takes center stage. From mala sweet potato fries to rendang mac and cheese, every dish is a delightful twist on local classics. The inspired cocktails, like the refreshing Garden City, complete the experience with a nod to local personalities.

3. The Masses 

The Masses redefines French cuisine with an Asian flair, offering an ever-evolving menu of exquisitely crafted dishes. A feast for the eyes and the palate, pair your meal with classic cocktails or wines for an unforgettable dining experience.

4. Cicheti 

Cicheti invites you to a rustic-chic shophouse for a taste of communal Italian dining. Indulge in wood-fired Neapolitan pizzas, including highlights like the filetto and romana, or savour equally fantastic pastas like gnocchi with forest mushrooms and paccheri with pulled beef cheek.

5. Artichoke

Artichoke, the Middle Eastern-inspired gem, captivates with chef-owner Bjorn Shen’s innovative creations. From avocado fattoush to the famous ‘lambgasm,’ this restaurant offers delectable dishes to please your tastebuds. Expect flavour bombs that will keep you coming back for more, complemented by a stellar selection of cocktails, beers, and wines.