This month, we hunt down Easter buffets for all budgets. Log on to www.bites.com.sg for these buffets and more!
Price guide (nett)
$ wallet-friendly (below $50)
$$ just can’t resist a splurge ($50-100)
$$$ a special occasion ($100-150)
$$$$ indulgence galore (above $150)
Certified halal [Halal]
Does not serve pork or lard [NPNL]
Kid-friendly facilities [Kid]
Nothing says Easter like the 21 egg dishes—such as the eggs Benedict and spinach frittata—at the egg-themed brunch buffet (12-3pm; $42++ adult, $21++ child aged 4-12) and the a la minute eggs station which serves up eight varieties. Also, expect a fresh crustacean bar and a ‘Uniquely Singapore’ pasta station with locally-inspired sauces. Kids can look forward to activities at the Kids’ Corner like face painting, balloon sculpting and an egg-painting competition, where prizes can be won.
If you’re heading east, why not drop by for an Easter brunch ($68++ adult, $34++ child aged 6-11; 12.30-3.30pm) at Crowne Plaza? Dine on the Asian and Western buffet spreads and feast on dishes such as the Crowne Roasted Baby Lamb and oven roasted snow fish with fresh thyme and capers. Kids will be in for a treat with bar ’75 transforming into a kiddie wonderland on the day itself, complete with a balloon sculptor, animated movies and an Easter egg hunt. Children aged 5 and below dine for free.
Enjoy a barbeque and seafood feast with your family at this spread ($70++ adult, $40++ child aged 6-12; 12-3pm), with robust flavours of the German pork knuckles and oven slow roasted leg of lamb at the chef’s carving station. The seafood offerings will also include goodies like Chilean scallop and fresh oysters, and their signature chilli crab. Kids won’t be left out of the fun with the children’s buffet and a special programme line-up, which include fun contests and Mr Bottle’s Magic Show.
Café Mosaic [$$][Kid]
76 Bras Basah Road, Carlton Hotel. Tel: 6311 8195
From 4 to 5 April, those with a sweet tooth will enjoy the line-up of Easter-themed desserts at Café Mosaic’s high tea buffet ($65++ adult, $33++ child aged 5-12, 12-4pm), which includes hot cross buns, bunny chocolate tartlets, assorted chocolate eggs and pumpkin pudding. A variety of seafood on ice, main dishes and a live station can be expected as well. Children can be entertained by the storyteller and balloonist on site and take part in the egg painting competition and win prizes for the entire family.
Tuck into classic Easter dishes at Park ($68++ adult, $34++ child aged 5-12, 12-3pm) with savoury options like the pistachio-encrusted rack of lamb—a recognised symbol of Easter, and the chilli-brined fresh ham on carving—known to bring good luck. Enjoy sweet treats of the holiday like the perennial hot cross buns and basil seed cupcakes. Families can gear up for an Easter egg painting competition on giant balloons and even participate in the Easter egg hunt together.
Starz Restaurant [$$][Kid]
26 Sentosa Gateway, Resorts World Sentosa. Tel: 6577 8899
Kids will definitely love the egg-citing Easter party prepared for them, with activities like face painting, egg hunting a movie screening. While the kids are having fun, adults can dig into the extensive buffet spread ($68++ adult, $28++ child aged 4-12; 12-4pm) which features a selection of special Easter dishes, international cheeses, seafood, a range of Asian and Western mains, and also a carving station. End on a sweet note with traditional desserts like the Easter almond rice tart.
Enjoy treats for both the eye and tummy from level 62 of 1-Altitude at Stellar while dining on the Easter spread (11am-3pm; $85++ adult, $45++ children aged 6-12) of seafood, egg pastas, brunch favourites and a foie gras station. Meat lovers shouldn’t miss out on the carving station featuring slow-roasted Angus beef, Moroccan spiced leg of lamb and crispy pork belly. Kids can also take part in interactive activities at the various workshops as well. Children aged 5 and below dine free.
In their three-day Easter buffet special (12-2.30pm, from $51 per person, $35.70 per child; 6.30-10pm, $64 per person, $44.80 per child) from 3 April, the restaurant will bring in chefs from overseas for new signature dishes such as their grilled tumeric fish with Kemangi leaf and U.S. Angus beef. Kids can take part in the Easter egg and face painting activities and even pose for a few photos at the photobooth.
Chow down on this buffet spread (5 Apr; from $98++ adult, $49++ child aged 5-12), which includes a selection of succulent chilled seafood, sashimi and freshly shucked oysters, if you’re up for some seafood lovin’. Their roast Australian wagyu and bone-in honey glazed gammon ham take centrestage at the carving station. Their interpretation of Asian flavours in Asian Gourmet Plates of Pleasure will also be prepared à la minute and served in petite portions. Kids will be entertained with a dedicated area for movies and craft-work. Top-up $35++ for free-flow wine and beer.
82 Collyer Quay. Tel: 6534 0886
If you’re planning your Easter-themed brunch a day ahead, say hola to Catalunya’s lavish spread ($98++ adult, $40 child aged 4-9, 12:30-4:30pm) from 3 to 5 April, which will include more than 40 Spanish dishes and their signatures, such as the jamon Iberico, suckling pig and seafood paella. The little ones can take part in their Garden Hunt where they can win prizes as well.
Take in the stunning waterfront view at the Easter semi-buffet ($128++ adult, $64++ child aged 6-11; 12.30-3.30pm) as you dine on seafood such as the Boston lobster, freshly-carved roasts, and with a pick from wide array of enticing main dishes—which includes the braised red wine lamb shank and black truffle chicken with mushroom rice. Fork out another $40++ for free flow of champagne and Virgin Mary drinks.
Mark the calendar for 4-5 April, where you can pick from a range of authentic Italian fare at Dolce Vita ($128++ per person, 12-3pm). Indulge in Italian cold cuts, Tasmanian rock oysters, and main courses such as squid ink risotto and braised veal cheek. End off with sweet treats like their Easter Farmhouse Macaroons and limoncello curd.
Savour premium egg dishes such as the homemade scotch eggs with black truffle hollandaise and egg cocotte with lobster bolognese at this delightful Sunday brunch (12-3pm; $108++ adult, $54++ child aged 6-12). There will also be a carving station featuring U.S. prime rib and open kitchens where chefs will be serving up rosti potato with Balik smoked salmon and trout caviar. Participate in their Easter egg hunt within the restaurant and stand a chance to win prizes such as vouchers and a staycation. Top up $20++ for free flow of housepour red and white wine.
Retreat from the hustle and bustle to Oasis and dine amidst lush greenery at their Easter BBQ brunch ($98++ adult, $58++ child aged 5-12, 11:30am-3pm). Expect hearty dishes such as Cajun spiced sustainable market fish and beef iron steak. Enjoy these with a selection of free flow premium beverages. Kids can spend the afternoon taking part in craft-work, face painting and an Easter egg hunt.
Spoil yourself with this Easter brunch ($88++ adult, $44++ child aged 6-12, 12:30-3pm), which comes complete with a roving balloon sculptor, live duo band and bunny mascot. Top up $20++ for free flow of house wines, Easter cocktails and beers. Children aged five and below dine for free.
Partner-chef of The White Rabbit, Benjamin Tan, will be preparing an indulgent brunch buffet spread ($108++ adult; $58++ child aged 6-12; two-hour sessions between 10am-3pm–call to enquire) which includes hearty offerings of roasted leg of lamb, braised beef cheeks, roasted Spanish pork rack and desserts like the lemon pound cake and palm and coconut madelines.
Tuck into classic Spanish Easter treats at UNA ’s brunch buffet (11am-3pm; $88++ adult, $48++ child aged 6-12) such as the hornaza (bread stuffed with sausage, bacon and eggs), torrijas (Spanish version of French toast served during Easter) and arroz con leche (rice with milk pudding). Don’t forget to leave some stomach space for their signature paella and Easter lamb roast. Kids can also take part in a forest-themed Easter hunt where they can win special treats and prizes.
Alkaff Mansion Ristorante [$$$$][Kid]
10 Telok Blangah Green. Tel: 6510 3068
This indulgent Italian brunch buffet ($138++ adult, $58++ child aged 5-12, 11.30am-3pm) is sure to thrill both children and adults alike. Kids can play in the bouncy castle, take part in the Easter egg hunt or be a junior pastry chef while the adults head to the Easter live stations, featuring a roasted whole suckling pig and foie gras, and drink their fill of Prosecco and wines.
Savour your food slowly at the four-hour Easter buffet ($198++ adult, $69++ child aged 7-12, 12-4pm), which will feature their brunch signatures such as the roast leg of lamb. Their stand-out dessert offerings include the black glutinous cheesecake and 30 varieties of Easter eggs including the sea salt caramel, yuzu and sesame. Kids can look forward to an Easter egg hunt at Keyaki’s Zen Garden and face painting sessions.
Immerse yourself in culinary delights at this lavish Easter brunch ($168++ adult, $86 child aged 6-12, 11am-2.30pm) featuring fresh seafood and hearty roasts. Also, enjoy live entertainment and activities such as the magic show and balloon sculpting.
Spend the Easter afternoon luxuriously with brunch at MELT ($158++, 12-3pm). The international spread features a gnocchi and ravioli station, premium festive roasts, a BBQ extravaganza serving up suckling pig and wagyu sliders, a foie gras station and even an Easter waffles eggs station, where farmhouse eggs are cooked in a waffle machine and served with premium garnishes. Kids can go egg hunting amidst greenery and egg painting at the playroom.
Gather your friends for a meaty brunch affair ($178++ adult, $79++ child aged 7-12), with selections such as a whole spit-roasted Welsh lamb, slow-roasted Kurobuta pork leg and sustainable seafood on ice. Pair your choices with the free-flow champagne for a luxurious meal. Kids will love the extended buffet and activities prepared especially for them—fresh popcorn, candy floss, magic acts, face painting and an Easter egg hunt!
Treat the entire family to a lavish buffet fare ($188++ adult, $78++ child aged 6-12; 12.30-2.30pm & 3-5pm) at The Kitchen Table with decadent foodie options ranging from their Seafood Fridge, carving and grill station and live cooking stations to whet your appetites. There will be a bouncy castle and a line-up of activities to entertain the kids. All guests will also enjoy complimentary access to the WET pool from 3-7pm.
Be spoilt by the epicurean Mediterranean brunch (12.30-3pm; $188++ adult, $118++ child aged 7-12) at the grand ballroom as you dig into their world-class selection of fresh salads, succulent seafood and gourmet meats. Family will have a blast participating in the Easter hunt in Capella’s lawn together, where the top prize is a one-night stay in a one-bedroom garden villa.