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8 Best Mediterranean Food in Singapore [2024]

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Mediterranean Food Singapore

Best Mediterranean Food Singapore
Best Mediterranean Food Singapore

Mediterranean food is one of the healthiest cuisines in the world, which is based on simple, fresh ingredients and uses healthy Mediterranean cooking methods, such as grilling and roasting.

In addition, Mediterranean food has the advantage of being full of flavours and smells.

If you’re looking for some of the best Mediterranean food in Singapore for 2024, look no further than these restaurants!

Quick Summary

  • Best Mediterranean restaurants in Singapore for 2024 include Zorba The Greek Taverna, Bakalaki, Blu Kouzina, Fill a Pita, and Original Sin.
  • When choosing a Mediterranean restaurant in Singapore, consider factors such as variety of food, authenticity, taste, price, and customer service.
  • In Singapore, people absolutely love Mediterranean food, with Greek, Italian, and Lebanese dishes being among the favorites.

Key Consideration Factors

Before getting into the best Mediterranean food in Singapore, here are some consideration factors to remember:

  • Variety of Food: For an ideal Mediteranean food joint, there should be a range of dishes available including food for vegetarians and vegans.
  • Authenticity: Authentic Mediterranean food is made with fresh ingredients so make sure the restaurant you choose has good produce.
  • Taste: Taste is essential in Mediterranean food. Make sure the flavours are rich and well-cooked.
  • Price: Price too is another factor to be considered while choosing a restaurant , not either too expensive nor too cheap.
  • Customer Service: The staff should be friendly, knowledgeable and attentive to their customers.

Best Mediterranean Food Singapore

1. Zorba The Greek Taverna

Zorba The Greek Taverna - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Zorba The Greek Taverna – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Zorba The Greek Taverna’s Facebook)
Key Services:Authentic Greek dishes
Website:www.zorba.sg
Address:3A River Valley Road, Clarke Quay #01-02, Singapore 179024
Phone:8879 0688
Operating Hours:Tuesday to Friday 12pm – 10pm
(Last order 9.30pm)
Saturday & Sunday 9am – 10pm
Brunch: 9am – 4pm (Last order 3.30pm) | Dinner: 4pm – 10pm (Last order 9.30pm)

The menu is Mediterranean favourites on small plates that are shareable.

The hummus and tzatziki are two kinds of dips in the dips platter.

Mixed grilled platter with lamb chop, pork gyro meat, lamb kebab, pita tree kebabs, chicken souvlaki and bifteki are other highlights.

After eating all this fatty food, end your Greek dinner with baklava!

Key Differentiators:

  • Singapore’s only classic Hellenic dining experience by the River
  • Traditional ingredients are sourced directly from Greek suppliers
  • Open-air food establishment

Customer Review

Weekday set lunch here was great! Good seats by the river and hardly any crowd in the afternoon so had a relaxed Mediterranean dining experience. Choice of a moussaka or a chicken bowl as the main were both good, though the chicken was a little dry. Baklava as dessert was delicious! Our server Simone was very friendly and attentive. Overall recommend Zorba!

Nidhi Rajan

2. Bakalaki

Bakalaki - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Bakalaki – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Bakalaki’s Facebook)
Key Services:Authentic Greek cuisine and wines
Website:bakalaki.com
Address:3 Seng Poh Road, Singapore 168891
Phone:+65 6836 3688
Operating Hours:Monday – Thursday 5pm to 11pm
Friday – Sunday 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
5:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Fancy some genuine Greek food in Singapore?

Look no further than Bakalaki – a splendid eastern Mediterranean outlet just off Tiong Bahru.

Go for the tzatziki dip and a Greek salad on pita bread, then move on to the grilled octopus, kebab and lamb chops.

There’s a deli selling cheese, olives, sauces and other traditional goodies, as well as Greek wines and sweets if you’re feeling generous.

Key Differentiators:

  • The outside of the restaurant has plenty of al fresco seating
  • Also serves authentic seafood specialties from the Mediterranean basin
  • Awarded as the Best Mediterranean Restaurant at the RAS Epicurean Star Award Singapore 2018 

Customer Review

Best octopus I tried in Greek restaurants. Even my hubby who don’t like octopus, was impressed. Skewers perfectly grilled, goes so well with the house white. House white reasonable priced. Sudden downpour when we were here, so might as well get a second carafe. No regrets. End the meal with baklava and the Greek donuts, first try for both and I love it!

Already booked my next visit! Thanks for the shots on the house, made the experience a notch better than it already was.

Apple Hay

3. Blu Kouzina

Blu Kouzina - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Blu Kouzina – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Blu Kouzina’s Facebook)
Key Services:Authentic Greek cuisine
Website:www.blukouzina.com
Address:Blu Kouzina Dempsey 10 Dempsey Road, #01-20, Singapore, 247700

BLUKOUZINA @SIGLAP 907 East Coast Road #01-01 Singapore, 459107
Phone:Dempsey: +65 6875 0872

Siglap: +65 9101 0681 / +65 91010682
Operating Hours:Dempsey
Open Daily
Breakfast 8:30am – 11:00am | (kitchen close 10.30am)
Saturday and Sunday
Lunch 11:30am-3:30pm | (kitchen close 2.45pm)
Dinner 5.30pm-10:30pm | (kitchen close at 9:45pm)

Siglap
Open Daily
Breakfast 8.30am-11am | (kitchen close at 10.30am)
Saturday and Sunday
Lunch 11.30am-3.30pm | (kitchen close at 2.45pm)
Dinner 5.30pm-10:30pm | (kitchen close at 9.45pm)

Restaurant is closed between 3:30pm to 5:30pm

The Mediterranean cuisine is Kouzina & Traditional and Contemporary Recipes with Fresh Ingredients from Greece.

Both meat lovers and vegetarians will be satisfied with the quality and taste so expect lots of different salads, pita tree kebabs, dips, quality lean meat, seafood.

If you have any doubt what to order just ask one of our polite staff, and they will surely satisfy your taste buds!

Key Differentiators:

  • Since 2010, the restaurant is recognized as one of the oldest ( & Best ) Greek restaurant in Singapore
  • Singapore’s Top Restaurants 2018/2019 Award Winner: ONE STAR
  • All dishes are prepared with extra virgin olive oil from their family-owned Olive Grove Estate in Messinia, Greece

Customer Review

very busy but service was efficient and friendly. food is very good if you know what dishes to pick.

my colleague found the blue cheese burger very normal, so perhaps avoid that. the grilled meat platter and fried calamari was pretty good in taste and portions for the price.

The grilled chicken and pita dips were the standout dishes for me, definitely returning for a 2nd round to try other menu items

Jordan Liang

4. Fill a Pita

Fill a Pita - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Fill a Pita – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Fill a Pita’s Facebook)
Key Services:Middle Eastern flavours and vegetarian cuisine
Address:3 Pickering Street, #01-29 Nankin Row, China Square Central, Singapore 079903
Phone:+65 8218 1535
Operating Hours:Monday – Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Thursday: 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Friday: 11:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM

And the CBD food stall in the back of the coffee shop on Nankin Row is brilliant.

You don’t get much better than excellent food, served at bargain prices, and with the service to match.

The creamy, dirt coloured hummus is delicious, as is the falafel-stuffed wholemeal pita.

Key Differentiators:

  • Freshly baked Persian bread
  • Food is 100% vegetarian (none of our dishes contain egg)
  • Food is 100% halal (no alcohol or pork extract in anything we make)

Customer Review

Ordered a delivery and the food was delicious without being too rich or heavy. I love it

The Slightly Chipped Moon

5. Original Sin

Original Sin - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Original Sin – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Original Sin’s Facebook)
Key Services:Greek, Italian, and Middle Eastern cuisines
Website:www.originalsin.com.sg
Address:#01-62, Blk 43 Jln Merah Saga, Chip Bee Gardens, Singapore 278115
Phone:+65 6475 5605
Operating Hours:Daily 11:45 AM – 4:00 PM | 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM

This vegetarian restaurant in Holland Village has the best Mediterranean dishes.

Remember to try the portobello mushroom baked with cheese and pesto and tomato basil sauce (Magic Mushroom) and the lasagna full of veggies and full of fresh herbs including zucchini and spinach.

Key Differentiators:

  • First and only Mediterranean vegetarian restaurant in Singapore
  • Established in 1997
  • Mezze Platter with a selection of dips on one served plate is a must order at Original Sin

Customer Review

Good service ! Food serving was fast and waiter and waitress was friendly. The food has it standard above expectations!

Khoo Jacqueline

6. Artichoke

Artichoke - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Artichoke – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Artichoke’s Instagram)
Key Services:Middle Eastern restaurant
Website:www.bjornshen.com
Address:161 Middle Road Singapore 188978
Phone:+65 6336 6949
Operating Hours:Tuesdays – Fridays 
Dinner     1700 – 2130
Saturdays- Sundays
Lunch+Dinner  1130 – 2130
Closed Mondays

Middle Eastern cuisine and Persian cuisine abound at one of Singapore’s best Middle Eastern restaurants.

Chef-owner Bjorn Shen does not disappoint with dishes you’ll want to share: crab tzatziki, grilled asparagus and green harissa prawns… and more.

You might find something different on the menu if you drop by; they’re cool like that.

Key Differentiators:

  • Has a sun-lit air-conditioned Private Dining Room available for exclusive booking for wedding parties of up to 20 guests
  • Established in 2010
  • Serving the least authentic Middle Eastern food in town

Customer Review

Very unique Mediterranean flavours for the middle eastern foods. The grilled chicken is a must order ! Fresh ingredients and cosy atmosphere for you to chill with friends.

5 days advanced Reservation and it can get really busy!

Clare L

7. Sofra Turkish Cafe & Restaurant

Sofra Turkish Cafe & Restaurant - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Sofra Turkish Cafe & Restaurant – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Sofra Turkish Cafe & Restaurant’s Facebook)
Key Services:Authentic Turkish cuisine
Website:sofra.sg
Address:6 Raffles Boulevard, 03-129 A, Marina Square, Singapore 039594
Phone:+65 6291 1433
Operating Hours:Open Daily : 11:30 am – 10:00 pm
Sunday Breakfast : 10:00 am – Noon
Last Order 9.00 pm

This Mediterranean restaurant, a favourite among every Singaporean, serves a wide variety of exceptional food.

The adana kebab (minced meat), hummus with spiced lamb with authentic mediterranean spices and beef pide are all delicious.

Key Differentiators:

  • Established in 1999
  • FREE Delivery Above $100
  • 15% OFF For Self Pick Up

Customer Review

The food at this place is surprisingly authentic- tastes are comparable to the food found in the Mediterranean region and Mideast. Had the salad plate with sesame bread and the grilled eggplant and chicken. The hummus was really good. The freshly baked sesame bread was a delight. The staff service was friendly and attentive.

Joel Chow

8. Mykonos on the Bay

Mykonos on the Bay - Mediterranean Food Singapore
Mykonos on the Bay – Mediterranean Food Singapore (Credit: Mykonos on the Bay’s Facebook)
Key Services:Classic authentic Mediterranean, Greek cuisine
Website:www.mykonosonthebay.com
Address:31 Ocean Way #01-10 Quayside Isle Sentosa Cove Singapore, Singapore 098375
Phone:+65 6334 3818
Operating Hours:Sat, Sun and PH: all day dining
12pm – 10:30pm

LUNCH
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:
12pm – 3pm

DINNER
Monday to Friday:
6pm – 10:30pm

Close on Wednesday lunch 

Is your fantasy about watching the sunset over the Aegean Sea?

Mykonos on the Bay is as Greek party island as you’re going to get. See what you want to try first on the menu of mezze (appetisers).

Also, there are standard Caesar and Greek salads and standard charcoal-grilled things.

The graviera saganaki (basically, pan‑fried feta cheese with ouzo and lemon juice) is one of the best things going on here. It’s so good.

Key Differentiators:

  • Seaside dining experience along the stunning marina
  • Greek taverna overlooking a picturesque quay in Sentosa Cove
  • Open-kitchen restaurant with bar counter

Customer Review

I LOVE the food ~ every dish was very satisfying and well presented like a piece of art. Hummus is so smooth & creamy. It goes so well with the pita bread that was served warm. Seafood were fresh. Service was great too; the staff were friendly, patient and attentive (they changed my plates twice as they noticed it was piling up with mussels shell etc lol). Looking over the yachts during the evening is an added bonus. I would love to come back again!

Julie Sin

Mediterranean Food Singapore

When you’re in the mood for delicious cuisine, visit one of these Mediterranean restaurants in Singapore’s culinary landscape!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

If you have any questions about Mediterranean food in Singapore, you can refer to the frequently asked questions (FAQ) about the best Mediterranean food Singapore below:

What are the best Mediterranean restaurants in Singapore?

Aside from the restaurants mentioned above, you can also opt to try the other best Mediterranean restaurants in Singapore including Saap Saap Thai, Putien Restaurant, Sofra Turkish Cafe & Restaurant, Flaming Donut Shawarma Hubb, Sababa, Mazzo Bar and Grill, Mykonos on the Bay, and Plus.

What are some classic Mediterranean dishes?

Popular classic Mediterranean dishes from different Mediterranean countries
include: hummus and baba ganoush, tzatziki, falafel, tabouleh, shawarma, moussaka, shakshouka with poached eggs, grilled meats and dolmades.

Is Mediterranean food healthy?

Mediterranean food is by and large regarded as a healthy, nutritious diet.

The principal sources of fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, legumes and olive oil as a source of fat are contained in the Mediterranean diet.

Fish and seafood are relatively frequently consumed in the Mediterranean style of cooking.

Nuts and seeds can be used as snacks or as an accompaniment to traditional dishes.

Be it for a casual lunch or a more formal dinner, you will have an unforgettable dining experience!

Visit one of these restaurants to taste the flavours of the Mediterranean right here in Singapore! Bon Appetit!

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