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Top 25 Halal Eateries Around Singapore’s Marina Bay Area


Amira Rahmat  •  Jun 25, 2019


[UPDATED 26 Feb 2021] No day out in Singapore would be complete without a shopping and sightseeing trip around the picturesque Marina Bay! After a whole day of wading through the crowd of people (and carrying shopping bags), your tummy (and legs) could use a good break. If you're looking for halal food near Marina Bay Sands, Gardens By The Bay or around the area, we've compiled the top 25 halal eateries in Marina Bay that are also near prayer spaces! With plenty of choices to eat from halal Western food to local delights, you won't go hungry ?
Halal Food at Gardens by the Bay
1-4. Satay by the Bay
Sandwiched between Marina Barrage and Gardens by the Bay, Satay by the Bay boasts spectacular views of the Marina Bay landscape against the backdrop of lush greenery. And of course, the delicious mix of local street food ?
Contrary to its name, Satay by the Bay has more than just satay, but an array of food such including halal Thai food, BBQ steamboat and more! Get your seafood and steamboat fix from Makan by the Bay or Marina Bay BBQ Steamboat. Pick from fresh crayfish, crabs, salmon and much more. Grill them with the waterfront views, and eat some good old-fashioned satay with the breeze blowing in your face ? Halal stalls at Satay by the Bay:
  • Geylang Serai Satay
  • Kin Aroy Thai Food (S6&S7)
  • Makan By The Bay BBQ & Grill & Seafood (S9,10&11)
  • Marina Bay BBQ Steamboat Buffet (S11-16)
Halal status: Halal-certified or Muslim-ownedOpening hours: Daily; 11AM-10PM Address: 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Gardens By the Bay 19 #01-19, Singapore 018953Website | FacebookP.S. Visiting Gardens by the Bay with your loved ones? Check out our family-friendly guide to Gardens by the Bay!
5. Texas Chicken
Craving for Southern American-style fried chicken? Head over to Texas Chicken! With an option of original, spicy chicken or chicken tenders, each meal from Texas Chicken is served with their honey butter biscuit which is fried to a perfect crisp on the outside but still maintains its fluffiness on the inside. What's interesting about Texas Chicken in Singapore is that it has seasonal specials which incorporate Asian flavours. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Daily; 11AM-9PM Address: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, #01-02 Gardens by the Bay, Singapore 018953 Website | Facebook InstagramP.S. Explore the area with our Muslim-friendly Marina Bay guide!
6. McDonald's
Located right at the entrance of Gardens by the Bay, it's hard to miss McDonald's! Besides having an indoor seating area, the McDonald's at the Gardens also has an alfresco dining area. The spacious area is perfect for families with kids so you can enjoy your cheeseburgers and McNuggets while your kids run around. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Mon-Fri - 11AM-9PM, Sat-Sun; 9AM-9PM Address: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, #02-04 Garden By The Bay Visitor Centre, Singapore 018954 Website | Facebook | InstagramP.S. Thinking where to pray? Check out our guide to musollahs in Singapore that are open during COVID-19!
Halal Food at Marina Bay Sands 
7. The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Beanstro
Looking for a place to chill by the water’s edge and enjoy some delicious cakes or Western food, paired with beverages? The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Beanstro shall well be your answer. Just check out the view! This Beanstro offers an array of exclusive dishes and even all-day breakfast mains. Seafood lovers will fall in love with their Pan-Seared Norwegian Salmon Fillet – sink into succulent salmon with refreshing vegetables! If you can’t live without your red meat, order their tender Oven Braised Beef Short Ribs. Either way, we guarantee you will enjoy the experience to dine beside the indoor canals. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Sun-Thu; 8.30AM-10AM, Fri-Sun; 8.30AM-12AM Address: 2 Bayfront Avenue, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands #B2-20/20A, Singapore 018972 Website | Facebook | Instagram
Halal Food at Esplanade
8. NOOSH Noodle Bar & Grill
It may be surprising to find this halal joint in a nook of the Esplanade! One highlight of NOOSH is their amazing variety of fusion food which will tease your tastebuds with unexpected, yet familiar flavours. Ever tried Creamy Smoked Duck Lemak Chili Padi Pasta, and Chicken Satay Pasta? Here's your chance! There's also the usual Malay fare such as Nasi Goreng and Mee Goreng, and other Western appetizers such as Chicken Siracha with Cheese. Pair your food with their signature butterbeer! Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Open daily; 12PM - 10PM Address: 8 Raffles Avenue, Esplanade Mall #01-13B, Singapore 039802 Reservations:Online or Whatsapp +65 90606536 Website | Facebook | InstagramP.S. Visiting Civic District instead? Check out our halal food guide to the Civic District!
9. Jiak Modern Tze Char
If you're looking for a dining spot that serves delicious zi char (Chinese stir-fried dishes), you have to check out Jiak Modern Tzechar! Dishing out signature dishes, namely their fish head curry, salted egg prawns and Thai style crispy bean curd, Jiak Modern Tze Char is a must-visit for those who want to sample Asian recipes with a modern twist. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Open daily; 11.30AM – 9.30PM Address: 8 Raffles Ave, #02-14 The Esplanade Mall, Singapore 039802 Reservations: +65 62528765 Website | Facebook | Instagram
10-13. Makansutra Gluttons Bay
Makansutra houses a variety of street vendors which celebrate the best of local food. There are only a couple of halal hawker stalls here but you can still get a taste of Singapore food! For scrumptious satay and mee goreng check out Syifa' Satay and Old Satay Club Mee Goreng. There are also other varieties like Nasi Goreng, roti john, kuay teow goreng and more. For halal Western hawker food, head over to Big Bern's American Grill and try their Cajun Chicken, cheesesteak sandwiches, ribeye steaks, burgers and more. Halal stalls at Makansutra Gluttons Bay:
  • Syifa' Satay
  • Old Satay Club Mee Goreng
  • Big Bern's American Grill
  • Kebabchi Charcoal BBQ
Opening hours: Tues-Fri; 4PM-11.30PM, Sat-Sun; 1PM-11.30PM Address: 8 Raffles Avenue, Esplanade Mall #01-15, Singapore 039802 Website | Facebook | InstagramP.S. Also check out these 5 halal restaurants with a rooftop ambience in Singapore!
Halal Food at Marina Square
14. Seoul Garden
Credit: Seoul Garden Singapore on Facebook Having been in the BBQ scene for more than 30 years, you know you can always rely on Seoul Garden to satisfy your BBQ and steamboat cravings! Savour their grilled and steamboat cuisine, and even fusion delicacies such as bulgogi beef and marinated Szechuan chicken. If you are feeling a little hungrier, opt for their unlimited premium choice for a little extra to get free-flow salmon, tuna and mussels! For seafood lovers, this option is a must-try! Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Open daily; 11.30AM – 10.30PM Address: 6 Raffles Boulevard, Marina Square #03-210, Singapore 039594 Website | Facebook | Instagram
15. Beyond Pancakes
Beyond Pancakes is a halal restaurant that serves up American, Dutch and even French cuisine. Are you sold yet?! If you’ve never tried Pannenkoek Nachos (Dutch-style savoury pancakes), Saumon Fume Galettes (French-style pancakes) or Le Poulet (Chicken with savoury pancakes), it’s time to savour them! If you are feeling not-so-adventurous, there are also pasta dishes including Aglio Olio, Carbonara and Pesto among others. Make sure you have enough room for their desserts – pick from the Chocolate Chip Pancakes or Blueberry Cream Cheese Pancakes for fruit lovers. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Mon-Fri; 11AM-10PM, Sat-Sun & PH; 10AM-10PM Address: 6 Raffles Boulevard, Marina Square #03-131A, Singapore 039594 Contact: +65 69090799 Website | Facebook | Instagram
16. Chic-a-Boo
Don’t worry, we haven’t forgotten the fried chicken lovers out there! “Ayam” pretty sure many of you have heard of their fresh fried chicken. Chic-a-Boo humbly started out in a coffee shop in Ang Mo Kio and has since grown to several outlets around Singapore.
Credit: Chic A Boo on Facebook After shopping around Marina Square Mall, head to this eatery and sink into their juicy chicken, which is fried with a distinctly unique spice blend. If you are ordering a meal, you can even opt for sweet potato fries as an alternative! ? Andf you just can't get enough of Western food, make sure to check out these 15 halal western hawker stalls to try in Singapore!Halal status: Halal-certified Average price: $10 Opening hours: Open daily; 11.30AM – 10PM Address: 6 Raffles Boulevard, Marina Square #03-147/148, Singapore 039594 Contact: +65 68371004 Website | Facebook
17. SOFRA Turkish Restaurant & Cafe
Craving authentic Turkish cuisine? SOFRA Turkish Restaurant's got you covered! Previously at Shaw Towers, the restaurant moved to Marina Square recently and you can savour Kebab Platters, Lamb Chops, Pide and other yummy Turkish treats ? Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Mon-Fri; 11.30AM-10PM; Sat-Sun; 10AM-10PM Address: 6 Raffles Blvd, #03-129A, Singapore 039594 Contact: +6562911433
18. 4Fingers Crispy Chicken
If you are craving for fried chicken but with more of a Korean twist, then 4Fingers is your answer! Fret not, their fresh chicken are free from preservatives and MSG. Woohoo! ? Pick from their signature Hot or Soy Garlic sauces, which are actually hand-brushed on the chicken. Of course, we can’t forget the fries to go alone with the fried chicken, can we? 4Fingers offers the option of either kimchi or seaweed fries! And if you are feeling like getting a burger instead, the Chicken Katsu Sandwich ($9.95 for a combo) is a breadwinner! Sink your teeth into fried chicken and kimchi slaw which is encased by a crispy bun. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Daily; 11AM-8PM Address: 6 Raffles Boulevard, Marina Square #02-183A, Singapore 039594 Website | Facebook | InstagramOther halal eateries in Marina Square: 
  • Burger King (#02-105)
  • Encik Tan (#02-275)
  • McDonald's (#02-156/157/166)
  • Pizza Hut (#03-211)
  • Qi Ji (#01-06)
  • Subway (#02-52)
Halal Food at Suntec City
19. Ichikokudo Hokkaido Ramen
If you are shopping in the vicinity of Suntec City, Ichikokudo's halal Hokkaido ramen will be perfect for your halal Japanese meal. The secret to Ichikokudo Ramen's exquisite ramen is in its broth. Chicken bones that are simmered for hours, Hokkaido kelp and a blend of bonito and mackerel are the special ingredients that make that mouthwatering soup ? The must-try on the menu is definitely their original, authentic Shoyu ramen, at only SGD9.90! For a different choice, you can try their Ichi-Smoked Duck Ramen as well! As for those who can’t live without their spicy food, try the Hokkai Jigoku Ramen (SGD13.90), which is a rich red soup topped with homemade chili furikake for an explosion of flavours and spice! Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Open daily; 11AM - 10PM Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard, Suntec City North Wing #B1-135, Singapore 038983 Website | Facebook | Instagram
20. OMOOMO Food Concepts
Credit: Omoomo on Facebook Korean or Japanese cuisine? Why not have the best of both worlds here at Omo Omo Food Concepts? From rice bowls to ramen, steaks and delicious sides (think: Takoyaki, croquettes and fried ebi), Omo Omo Food Concepts has everything that you need to satisfy your Japanese and Korean cravings! They also provide you with the option of customizing your very own DIY bowls and tweak your meal to fit your preferences ? Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Open daily; 11.30AM – 8PM Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard, Suntec City Tower 3 #02-606A / 607 / 607A, 038983 Website | Facebook | Instagram
21. Fluff Stack
With 3 locations across Singapore, Fluff Stack serves some of the fluffiest souffle pancakes with an airy texture that will melt in your mouth. Although the cafe isn't new, they just got halal-certified recently. It's also one of the few places where you can get halal souffle pancakes in Singapore. Pick from their top favourite dishes like the Mango Passion Fruit Souffle Pancakes, Oolong Boba Souffle Pancakes, Hazelnut Chocolate Souffle Pancakes and more! Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Sun-Thu; 11AM-9.30PM, Fri-Sat; 11AM-9.45PM Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard #B1-K4, Mall, West Atrium Suntec City, 038983 Contact: +6587643166 Facebook | Instagram
22. Sanook Kitchen
This halal-certified Thai food chain serves authentic and affordable Thai fare at Jewel Changi Airport! Sanook Kitchen's casual feel and familiar menu make it a good choice if you're really craving some tom yum soup, pineapple fried rice, or stuffed chicken wings. Their dishes are perfect for sharing with your family too, especially their tom yum platter ? Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Daily; 11AM-10PM Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard #B1-134 Suntec City Mall, 038983 Website
23. Javier's Rotisserie & Salad Bar
Craving some grilled chicken? Head over to Javier's Rotisserie which serves affordable, wholesome and delicious meals. The Javier’s Signature Slow Roasted Chicken is a must-try - it's freshly prepared and marinated for 24 hours with its own secret recipe, before being slowly roasted till it's tender and juicy. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Daily; 11.30AM-10PM Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard, Mall, #B1-128/129 Suntec City, 038983 Contact: +6562527371
24. TP Tea
TP Tea is Singapore's first halal-certified bubble tea chain and they have 2 outlets at Suntec City! Quench your thirst with their Milk Tea or Brown Sugar Milk Tea. Don't miss out on their famous Tie Guan Yin Tea Latte and Pearl Milk Tea soft-serve ice cream too! Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Mon-Thur; 11AM-9.30PM, Fri-Sun; 11AM-10PM Address: 3 Temasek Blvd, #B1-11 West Wing, Singapore 038983 Facebook | Instagram
25. Cajun on Wheels (Temporarily closed)
Well known for their seafood bucket, Cajun on Wheels is heaven for seafood lovers! Take your pick of the different types of fresh seafood including crabs, prawns and mussels. They also come with a variety of sauces for you to choose from: Cajun cheese, salted egg (!), BBQ and chilli egg. For those of you who just can’t get enough of salted egg everything, be sure to try their towering Olympian Bucket drenched in salted egg yolk sauce. For smaller servings, you can pick the Poseidon Bucket too. Time to dig in! Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Open daily; 11AM – 10PM Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard, Suntec City North Wing#01-455, Singapore 038983 Contact: +65 98543852 Website | Facebook | InstagramOther halal eateries at Suntec City:
  • Burger King (East Wing, #03-371)
  • McDonald's (East Wing, #02-732/733)
  • Kopi and Tarts (East Wing, #01-648)
  • The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (East Wing, #02-603/604)
  • So Pho (Fountain Court, #B1-126)
  • Wingstop (Fountain Court, #B1-108)
  • Encik Tan (North Wing, #B1-49)
  • Krispy Kreme (North Wing, #01-419/420)
  • Subway (North Wing, #B1-147)
  • Old Chang Kee (West Wing, #01-301)
  • PappaRich (West Wing, #02-386)
  • Bali Thai (West Wing, #B1-121A/B)
  • Jollibee (West Wing, #B1-123)
  • Kampong Daun Nasi Padang (East Wing, #B1-100)
Well, folks, that wraps up our list of halal eateries in Marina Bay! Now, you will never run out of halal food options when you are shopping around this busy district. Enjoy your halal food trail ? If you decide to head to Orchard instead? Not to worry! Check out our halal food guide to Orchard!