Treat dad to a meal, and more

LOCAL DELIGHTS: The high-tea buffet at Open House restaurant.
Treat dad to a meal, and more

RIBS AND MORE: Tuck into roasted prime ribs at Carousel, and stand a chance to win a Bering watch.
Treat dad to a meal, and more

CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH: Enjoy Sunday brunch at Melt - The World Cafe, and win a spin in a Lamborghini.
Treat dad to a meal, and more

MOVIE TREAT: Enjoy outdoor movie screenings at Hotel Fort Canning on Saturday.


    Jun 11, 2013

    Treat dad to a meal, and more

    THEY say the way to a man's heart is through his stomach.

    But instead of just indulging daddy dearest with a hearty family meal on Father's Day on Sunday, why not pamper him with unlimited champagne, an outdoor movie screening or a spin in a Lamborghini?

    Here are some places that are offering more than just dining delights.


    Enjoy Peranakan highlights, such as ayam buah keluak, kueh pie tee, nyonya curry noodles, and even thin-crust, wood-fired otak otak pizza at an all-you-can-eat local high-tea buffet at Grand Park Orchard hotel's Open House restaurant.

    Diners will be given a special privileged-access "keycard" after their meals, entitling them exclusive entry to the Presidential Suite for a pop-up shopping experience, where dad can receive grooming tips and avail himself of a range of merchandise with exclusive discounts and offers.

    Price: $30++ per person

    Where: Open House is located at Level 4, Grand Park Orchard (270 Orchard Road).

    Reservations: Call 6603-8855 or e-mail


    Gratify dad's palates at Carousel with seven open-kitchen-concept buffet counters featuring culinary highlights such as roasted prime ribs and Mediterranean roasted whole snapper.

    Dads stand a chance to take home the grand prize of a Bering watch, worth over $500.

    Price: Lunch (12pm to 2pm) is at $58++ and dinner (6.30pm to 10.30pm) is at $68++

    Where: Royal Plaza on Scotts is at 25 Scotts Road.

    Reservations: Call 6589-7799 or visit


    Enjoy an endless flow of Veuve Clicquot Champagne at the one-day-only Father's Day champagne brunch buffet at Melt - The World Cafe on Sunday and qualify to enter a lucky draw where a winner will walk away with the grand prize of a visit to Lamborghini Singapore, as well as a joy ride in the luxury sports car driven by a certified Lamborghini driver.

    The draw will be held on Sunday at 2.30pm. Brunch is from 12pm to 3pm.

    Price: $188++ per person, inclusive of unlimited flow of champagne, wines, beers, cocktails, juices and soft drinks; $158++ per person, inclusive of juices and soft drinks.

    Where: Level 4, Mandarin Oriental (5 Raffles Avenue).

    Reservations: Call 6885-3500 or e-mail

    OUTDOOR MOVIE SCREENINGS Choose from a barbecue buffet dinner on Saturday at The Garden Terrace or a Sunday brunch buffet at The Glass House restaurant at Hotel Fort Canning.

    On Saturday night, families can enjoy double-bill outdoor movie screenings of RIO and The Avengers, as well as a meet-and-greet session with Steven Tyler's animated movie character Nim Galuu, an affable caterpillar character from the film Epic, between 6.30pm and 7pm, with Epic movie premiums to be won.

    Buffet dinner on Saturday starts at 6pm and brunch on Sunday is from 11.45am to 2.30pm.

    Price: $80++ per adult, $40++ per child (four to 12 years old)

    Where: Hotel Fort Canning (11 Canning Walk).

    Reservations: Call 6559-6770 or e-mail