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Islamic Restaurant

745 North Bridge Road, Singapore 198713, Singapore
+65 6298 7563
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“mutton” (22 reviews)
“nasi” (8 reviews)
“rice” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
745 North Bridge Road, Singapore 198713, Singapore
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

The Arab Street area seems to be yielding its original character to tourist-pleasing establishments. I am really glad we chose to eat at this restaurant -- it is not only authentic but delicious and inexpensive. It does not have any yuppie touches to the menu...More

Thank rh24
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Wife asked to order takeaway after enjoying the fish bryani with friends not too long ago. It's not too oily, with good portion and fish and rice. 4 can share 2 helpings for smaller eaters. Like their eggs too. Staff was helpful and honest.More

Thank HockLye
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear HockLye, Thank you for leaving us a positive review. We are glad that your wife and yourself enjoyed our Fish Beryani along with the egg sambal. We hope to maintain our good work and serve your favourite dish to others. Hope to serve you...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Been there yesterday and not so friendly staff and cashier. Food consider OK but not much choices. Waiter did not guide anythingMore

Thank Ayam B
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Ayam B, Thank you for the review. We regret to know that you had a unpleasant experience with us. We will intend into advising our crew to extend better service and also to put a smile while serving. As for the food options, our...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

First came to Islamic in 1960 with my family and have periodically come back over the past 60 years. The briyani was always the best but it just isn't as taste as it used to.More

Thank mpsbr
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear mnsbr, Thank you for the review. We are indeed very privileged to have served you for over 60 years now. Please continue to support us and to share positive messages about Islamic Restaurant. You may feel that the taste has changed over the years...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Food taste 9/10 (best i ever tasted) Food portion/size 8.5/10 (maybe i am a big eater) Food price 7/10 a little expensive cause of service charge. Too many service pple and 1 dont understand english.bandung for 3 bucks is costly .Nice art in the restaraunt...More

Thank Saravanan M
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Saravanan M, Thank you for leaving us a review. We sincerely appreciate your feedback given. We wish to serve our customers with the best possible portion to satisfy their beryani craving. We believe that the current portion given is mid point to having less...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

I had an appointment after lunch at the nearby hospital l and was brought here by two of my colleagues. While the restaurant's decor was some what dated, it was comforting and exuded a slight air of dignity. The tables were all covered in individual,...More

1  Thank Hungrybabydino C
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Hungrybabydino C, Thank you very much for taking time to write us elaborate review of your experience with us. We appreciate your feedback about our dishes, staff, history and pricing. Our goal is to serve customers from all walks of live with the best...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Wanted some nice Indian , walking distance from our Hotel Boss. Wonderful biryiani meal spicy and tasty fed the whole family . Excellent !

Thank Andrew S
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Andrew S, Thank you for leaving a review for us. Glad you enjoyed our beryani and we wish you will visit us again soon.

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We went to Masjid sultan during lunch hours. Spotted the restaurant and immediately wanted to give it a try. Order a mutton and a chicken biryani. Loved the service, awesome taste. Worth if you are in the area. Not worth a special trip. Cheers.More

Thank Prince J
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Prince J, Thank you for leaving us a review. We are glad you took the opportunity to visit us on your way to Sultan Mosque. We hope to have convinced you with our food taste and wish to have you visit us again. If...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

In my search for the best nasi briyani, someone recommended this restaurant. The place is somewhat unique and vintage, I like those wall potraits though. We had mutton and chicken briyani. Both Briyani dishes are superb..!! The differences from the indian style I had in...More

Thank Dameria T
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Dear Dameria T, Thank you for the review. We indeed invest alot into our beryani. We believe that by using the most premium and variety of spices in the specially formulated process, we hold the edge to the taste offered. Thank you once again and...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our trip to Singapore wouldn't have been complete without coming here. Came here about 20 years ago with my family (different location) and my father used to come here with his father in the 1950's. My children are the fourth generation to eat here. We...More

Thank Michelle M
Nearby
Kampong Glam
This traditionally Malay enclave of Singapore offers
an alluring array of shops, cafes, and bars. A walk
down Haji Lane offers quirky shopping, while one block
over, Arab Street is a treasure trove of brightly
coloured fabrics, clothing, and Turkish rugs. Stop for
a leisurely coffee or cocktail and watch local kids
play traditional games along the lane. Also home to
the Malay Heritage Centre and one of Singapore’s most
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Waitstaff, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 745 North Bridge Road, Singapore 198713, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Kampong Glam
  • Neighbourhood: Kampong Glam
  • Phone Number: +65 6298 7563
  • E-mail
Description
Islamic Restaurant was founded in 1921 by Mr. Abdul Rahiman. He made a very grand name to this brand through his core product, The Beryani. Currently being managed by the 3rd generation, the likes of authentic Beryani taste is still present. Along with the legendary Beryani, there are other dishes which caters to the customers. Islamic Restaurant also offers Delivery services(Dial-a-Beryani) Islandwide in Singapore and does caterings for events and functions. We want to make it easier for you to get our Beryani!
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