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Tiffin Room

1 Beach Street | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
+65 6431 6156
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“sandwiches” (89 reviews)
“tiffin” (31 reviews)
“curries” (28 reviews)
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Indian, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Beach Street | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited for our second night in Singapore and we were very impressed with the quality of the food and the service at this hotel/restaurant. We went for the curry buffet which did not disappoint. From the amazing tasty starters to the selection of main courses...More

Thank Darren L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked for the English High Tea in the Tiffin Room and were not disappointed. The food on offer was fresh, delicious and plentiful. We loved the ambience created by the harp player. We had made a mistake and had a light lunch before attending...More

Thank Debbie N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited for high tea on Saturday, whilst i was aware it is a little expensive i was okay with it as i wanted the whole experience thing,however i must say at the end of it i was feeling let down with it all, and would...More

Thank Ricksta59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting from Australia. Decided to have a "high tea" purely to say that we had been there and thought that we couldn't go wrong on such an occasion. Patrons squeezed into a restaurant situation. Grossly overpriced, food less than average, service not good. In all,...More

2  Thank Heldav123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Buffet spread was good. Even had a complimentary birthday cake (small) to celebrate a guest's birthday and the staff sang for us.

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Thank Avni P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to stay in Raffles hotel overnight and had dinner in the Tiffin Room that night. The evening meal is buffet style Indian cuisine and was very enjoyable. There were many dishes to choose from and there were descriptions of the various...More

Thank chrissylenny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had booked us in for the North Indian Curry Buffet in the Tiffin Room as a surprise on our wedding anniversary and we enjoyed one of the most wonderful meals during our time in Singapore. We were greeted by my first name on arrival...More

Thank shirlloyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from Singapore. We went to Raffles for afternoon tea. I have coeliac disease. We pre booked well in advanced The three other members of my party had a wonderful afternoon tea. Mine was very disappointing The bread was hard. Cakes or tiny buns...More

1  Thank ChesterWilliams
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely step back in time to have high tea in this beautiful building place. The food was fresh and well presented and ample in portions. There is a lovely eastern style high tea also so no chance you will leave wanting more. A...More

Thank oioioi1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Singapore sling drink was over priced.good buffet variety over all.lots of different meats and other appetizers in both veg n non veg.

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Thank glakhanis
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Hi everyone; how are we suppose to dress for the afternoon tea? We will be in the middle of our trip, so wouldn't want to get back to the hotel to put on dressy stuff; thanks!
11 November 2016|
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Response from Zany74 | Reviewed this property |
Long pants for men with collared shirt polo is fine) and closed shoes. Apart from that smart casual is fine.
Alison B
Hi What is the price for afternoon high tea please many thanks alison
6 September 2016|
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Response from Janine85 | Reviewed this property |
It was 61 Singapore dollars, if you are going have the Singapore sling with the tea as they are half price, we never found that out till after and paid full price !
hi iam coming to singapore on 29-9-2015 . reserve me a table on 30-9-2015 at 730am in tiffin room for breakfast buffet . Let me know the drss code & whether jeans are allowed let me know? ,mail me reservation confirmation on my personal mailid (stunningshri@yahoo.in) Thankuuuuu
22 September 2015|
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Response from Simon H | Property representative |
Dear Srinivas736, We have informed our Dining Reservations team and they will be in touch with your shortly with regards to your breakfast reservation at Tiffin Room. The dress code at Tiffin room is smart casual... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Valet Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Beach Street | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6431 6156
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  • This restaurant is at Raffles Hotel Singapore
Dining at Tiffin Room is an essential experience at Raffles Singapore. At lunch and dinner, the curry buffet is a hot favourite both with tourists and locals alike. Expect authentic North Indian specialities, including vegetarian curries for non-meat diners. In the afternoon, the restaurant partakes in a classic English tradition and serves High Tea. Delicate morsels are arranged on a tiered tea cosy, while what does not fit is displayed as a buffet. Breakfast too is served at Tiffin Room, featuring a delectable international spread. Tiffin translates into "a light mid-day meal". Enjoying it with curry on Sunday was an essential aspect of colonial life in the early 20th century, with Raffles Singapore serving it since 1899. To recognise this tradition, the main dining room was officially named Tiffin Room in 1976.