Gather around the table, ‘cos we’ve got a buffet of fabulous feasts to celebrate Thanksgiving in Singapore!
Turkey, roast meat, pumpkin in every dish possible… yes, it’s time for Thanksgiving in Singapore. It may not be the most widely celebrated “holiday”, but come 24 November, we’ll be throwing on our loosest pants for a spectacular feast. Think of it as a prelude to Christmas! So what if it’s been a crazy year? There’s always something to be grateful for. Round up your family and friends – it’s time to gobble up Thanksgiving treats.
Best Thanksgiving meals in Singapore
1. Alley on 25 at Andaz Singapore
You can’t miss celebrating Thanksgiving with a hearty feast! And when you have a stunning view, that makes the meal even better. Situated at the crossroads of the Kampong Glam, Little India and Bras Basah Bugis, Andaz Singapore is a conveniently located dining destination within some of Singapore’s most popular cultural enclaves, offering a great view on Levels 25 to 39 of Duo Tower.
Indulge in a delicious Thanksgiving buffet at all-day dining restaurant Alley on 25 starting with a selection of bread, salad, charcuterie and seafood on ice (think tiger prawns, scallops,and Dutch mussels). Next, the live station is filled with highlights like roasted turkey with stuffing, honey citrus baked ham, and oven-baked salmon. Pair your mains with veggies like roasted brussels sprouts, roasted herb squash and mash potatoes. Complete the meal with items such as pumpkin soup, truffle mac and cheese, and braised beef cheeks. Clink to the feast with wine, bubbly or cocktails!
Perk alert: enjoy 10% off the total food bill when you make an early bird reservation for the Thanksgiving buffet before 15 November.
Andaz Singapore, $78 per adult, 5 Fraser Street, Singapore 189354
14 – 24 November
Planning a cosy gathering at home to celebrate? Opt for Meadesmoore’s Thanksgiving set, which feeds up to four people. You’ll chow down on signatures from the menu, including sourdough with smoked beef tallow butter and your choice of two small plates (think breaded pig’s head or grilled baby octopus piperade).
For your dining table’s crowning glory, the roasted turkey crown comes with confit turkey legs, stuffing and Grand Marnier jus. If you’d like more meaty mains, top up $60 to get the 30-day dry-aged vintage prime rib. Don’t forget the sides! Pick two of your faves – the selection includes beef heart tomatoes and maitake mushrooms – before ending off with delightful bites of spiced pumpkin pie.
Meadesmoore, $288, available only for takeaway or delivery; 21A Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069620
3. Db Bistro & Oyster Bar
Take the traditional route at Daniel Boulud’s bistro, where a three-course classic menu awaits. Enjoy roasted pumpkin soup with duck confit before you move on to the free-range herb-roasted turkey breast and chipolata sausage stuffed leg. It’s all accompanied by cornbread, chestnut stuffing, brussels sprouts, black pepper cranberry sauce and gravy. Got a love for pie? You’ll be over the moon with three flavours to choose from: pumpkin with maple ice cream, apple with vanilla ice cream, or pecan with bourbon ice cream.
Db Bistro & Oyster Bar, $98 per person; B1-48, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956
4. Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore
24 – 25 November
For an indulgent Thanksgiving meal, you can’t beat the luxury of Lawry’s. This year, the restaurant elevates the celebration with a five-course feast available for lunch and dinner. Book a table, dress up in style and come hungry – because you’ll be well-fed.
Start with the famous classic salad, followed by a bowl of roasted butternut pumpkin carrot soup. But save space for the main event: choose from BBQ lamb spare ribs, ocean fish platter, and the turkey prime combo of roasted USDA prime rib of beef and roasted sliced turkey with mashed potatoes, Yorkshire pudding and whipped cream horseradish. Finally, its desserts are the stuff of dreams! Choose between caramel chocolate butter cake and vanilla custard with berries.
If you’re celebrating at home, check out the to-go menu for all the signatures your heart desires.
Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore, $159 per person; #04-01/31, Mandarin Gallery, 333A Orchard Road, Singapore 238897
5. Bread Street Kitchen
Round up the fam for a top-notch spread at Gordon Ramsay’s restaurant. The three-course lunch or dinner lets you pick your dishes, beginning with appetisers like potted beef brisket or smoked salmon. Next, ring in the holidays with mains such as roasted turkey breast or beetroot risotto. Before the meal ends, nibble on spiced pumpkin and pecan pie with cinnamon ice cream. Pair it all with a glass of wine for the ultimate celebration!
Bread Street Kitchen, $79 per person; L1-81, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956
6. Wolfgang’s Steakhouse
23 – 27 November
Celebrate the American festive holiday at this steak spot, where you’ll be treated to an absolute feast. Come together with the fam for the Thanksgiving set menu, which kickstarts with bruschetta salad and corn chowder. Next, the stars of the show: 28-day aged USDA prime black angus striploin or boneless turkey breast – all paired with sides like roasted cauliflower, sweet potato mash and stuffing, of course. Can’t wait for the sweet stuff? Dig into a slice of chocolate pumpkin mousse cake for dessert.
For parties at home, check out the takeaway or delivery options to get your whole turkey (from $188) with roasted veggies and stuffing. But don’t dawdle, ‘cos only limited portions are available!
Wolfgang’s Steakhouse, $168 per person; #02-01, InterContinental Singapore Robertson Quay, 1 Nanson Road, Singapore 238909
7. Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
The fried chicken connoisseur goes the turkey route for Thanksgiving with a three-course menu available at lunch and dinner. A salad of beetroot, goat cheese and pecans starts the meal, followed by carved oven-roasted turkey paired with butternut stuffing, mash and cranberry sauce. No prizes for guessing the dessert: pumpkin pie with chantilly cream and brown sugar tuile.
If you’d rather have a chill get-together at home, order Yardbird’s Holiday Box ($150, available for pre-order until 18 Nov) for four to six. It packs everything you need for a hearty celebration.
Yardbird Southern Table & Bar, $68 per person; B1-07, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018972
Go ahead and get your Thanksgiving feast on at these restaurants in Singapore!