For many mums and dads, eating at a restaurant with the kids can rapidly turn into a fiasco. You’ve got your fussy eaters rejecting the food. You have your toddler throwing a tantrum and rolling on the floor of the crowded restaurant. Then your cheeky preschooler decides to throw food at an unsuspecting stranger’s back! This is why you need to choose baby-friendly restaurants, and luckily for you, we’ve got you covered!
We’ve listed seven of the best baby-friendly restaurants in Singapore, based on the fact that they have the following features:
This cafe offers Thai-Western fusion food (which are also Halal) and a wide range of craft activities that will keep your children engaged. It’s a bit like a daycare-restaurant hybrid, so it costs $5 an hour (or $5 for every 2 hours on weekdays). Good thing that the art materials are pretty much unlimited.
The restaurant also has a wide range of more advanced crafts materials that parents can purchase. There’s foil art, paper puppets, DIY dolls and monsters, sock monkey kits, and a lot more.
Eat Play Love Cafe is located at the Aliwal Arts Centre. Look for the resto with the quirky vintage aesthetic.
Address: 28 Aliwal Street, #01-07, Singapore 199918
Tel: +65 6444 6400
Among the baby-friendly restaurants in this list, this is the only one that has an all-you-can-eat buffet. It gets better though: it’s a Korean BBQ buffet.
The restaurant provides great value for your money, and it’s got great food and a huge play area with two — yes, two — ball pits. Your kids can play to their heart’s content while you and your spouse enjoy some quality Korean food.
Address: You can choose between their four branches, one at Guillemard Road, one at Robertson Walk, one at Yunga (East Coast), and the other at the West Coast Highway. Visit their website here.
Tel/Email: You can find contact info for each branch on this page.
If you or your child like sweet things, you can always go to Latte E Miele at Turf City.
They have a wide range of delectable Gelato flavours like Marsala Wine & Raisin, Ferrero Rocher, and Pistachio.
The children will love classic flavours like Vanilla, Strawberry, Milk Chocolate and Banana. They’ll also enjoy Latte e Miele’s playground.
You can check the full list of flavours here.
Address: The Grandstand, 200 Turf Club Road #01-34B, Bukit Timah, Singapore 287994
Tel: +65 6468 9282
The oddly named NOM (which just means No Other Meaning) is a bistro and bakery. Serving simple, affordable, homemade fare, they were founded by the people behind Yesterdae Cafe, so part of their sales goes to supporting disadvantaged Singaporeans.
Most of their menu items are made from scratch, so you can rest assured that there will be no preservatives in your children’s food. It’s a great venue to celebrate your child’s first birthday celebration!
Their prices range from SGD4.90 to SGD14.90. You can check their menu here.
Address: 400 Paya Lebar Way, Macpherson Community Club Level 1, Singapore 379131
Quentin’s has some of the best Eurasian food that Singapore has to offer. They have an extensive menu and kid’s menu made of recipes that have been passed down from generation to generation.
Quentin’s menu items are the perfect marriage of spices and flavours from Eastern and Western cuisine. The food is amazing, and the ambiance is perfect for the whole family. The kids will love the cozy play nook that has a ball pit and slide.
Their menu items range from SGD13.80 to SGD22.80. You can check their menu here.
Address: 139 Ceylon Road, Level 1 Eurasian Community House, Singapore 429744
Tel: +65 6348 0327
One of the best baby-friendly restaurants in Singapore has been serving authentic French crepes since 2008 along with a treasure trove of delicious French treats.
They have healthy options like gluten-free buckwheat flour and certified organic wheat flour for their crepes. They also have a wide range of fillings to choose from like cheese and mushroom, or cooked apples and salted caramel.
Their crepes range from SGD8.90 to SGD21.90. You can view the menu here.
Address: 27 Seah Street, #01-01, Singapore 188383
Tel: +65 6333 4671
This cafe is located at Martin Road, far from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. If you’re looking for a quiet baby-friendly restaurant, The Book Cafe is the perfect place to relax and unwind with your kid.
You can sit on one of their comfy chairs while enjoying a coffee and a slice of cheese cake with a fellow mum while on a playdate.
You’ll love the chill, easy-going vibe and the warm atmosphere, which is very much like a living room. You can simply make the hours disappear here in the most relaxing way possible. They have an extensive menu, too.
Address: #01-02, 20 Martin Road, Seng Kee Building, Singapore 239070
Tel: +65 6887 5430
So there you have it — our list of what we think are the best baby-friendly restaurants in Singapore! Check them out and tell us what you think of them.
YOU CAN ALSO READ: Want to know how to raise a disciplined child? Remember these 6 rules!
Republished with permission from: theAsianParent Singapore
Posted in Dining, Kid friendly dining