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Best French Restaurants In Singapore

Get your fancy on at these restaurants and cafes for quality French food, desserts, wines and more, including an award-winning concept that's all about cakes and pastries!

It's Bastille Day today! Celebrate France's national day by dining at these breezy French spots around Singapore, with one for every type of budget and occasion. 


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Merci Marcel
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For French All-Day Brunch
This French restaurant-café with outlets in Tiong Bahru, Orchard, and Club Street has everything you need for your next brunch date - great French fare and an Instagrammable interior. As Burppler Rachel Ng calls it, Merci Marcel is her “all-time favourite French cafe.” Community favourites include the Ravioles de Royans ($18), Tarte Flambee ($24) and the classic Eggs Benedict ($21). Complete the meal with one of their specialty desserts, the deconstructed Lemon Meringue Pie ($12) for a sweet and tangy surprise.

Choupinette
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For A French Stalwart
Tucked away in Bukit Timah, Choupinette is a cosy French bistro that's been around for around 20 years. With Burpple Beyond, enjoy an intimate 3-Course Dinner Set Menu ($70 for two) which comes with a starter of Onion Soup or Escargot. Choose from 4 choices of their signature mains — Pork Medallion, Chicken Fricassee, Roasted Duck Breast with Raspberry Framboise Sauce or Whole Roasted Quail with Grape Sauce. End off the sweet night with Creme Brulee or Chocolate Mousse. Burppler Eddie Tay loved his meal, saying that the “Food was very good and wine was paired very well. Service was superb and owners were super friendly.” If you're dining a la carte, remember to ask for their daily specials!

L'Entrecote
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For Classic Steak Frites
You can’t go to L'Entrecote without having a bite of their signature steak fries. With three outlets to choose from in Duxton, Holland Village and Customs House, this quaint bistro serves the season’s best steak doused in legendary sauce, with unlimited crispy, golden fries, and accompanied by our fresh green salad with mustard dressing and walnuts. Other hot favourites include the Cheese & Charcuterie Platter with House-Made Foie Gras ($38) and their Wagyu Tenderloin ($58.80). Don’t forget their happy hour promotions!

PAUL
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For Warm French Bakes
PAUL is the perfect pitstop for a lunchtime break, dinner date, or even a casual teatime with friends and family. Holding tradition dear to heart, they serve a massive selection of fancy French bread, viennoiserie, cakes and desserts, snacks and sandwiches. You must try the Eclair Aux Fraises ($6.40), Pain Au Chocolat ($3.70) and the Chocolate Cream Tartler ($7.40). Want some savoury mains? Burppler favourites include the Beef Stroganoff Pasta ($28.90) and Sausage & Mash ($23.90).

Bar-Roque Grill
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For French Grilled Meats
As its name suggests, this cosy French-inspired bar and grill serves up plenty of grilled meats. Expect only the best with their extensive variety of house dry-aged beef - choose from Ribeye ($46), Striploin ($46), Hanging Wagyu Tender ($40) or Beef Wellington ($44). If you’re looking to try different cuts, treat yourself to a Beef Platter ($132). Other popular mains include the Ravioli Royan ($32) and Spring Chicken ($38). Burppler Justin Teo loved the wagyu, saying that it's “so well-marbled, with fats spread nicely throughout the meat, such that it was bursting with juices as I chewed on it. Luxurious.”

So France
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For An Alfresco Lunch
Offering an authentic taste of France with gastronomic regional specialities that you will not find anywhere else in Singapore, you definitely don’t wanna miss this one out. As Burppler Veronica Phua raves, “Dining here is akin to taking a journey through France.” For the full experience, try the Beef Tarte ($24), Braised Beef Cheeks ($36) or the Ribeye Steak ($55) for a hearty meal! Add on the Baba Au Rum ($14) dessert to complete your meal. Once you're done eating, check out their in-store grocer with top-notch products direct from France.

Praelum Wine Bistro
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For A French Date Night
Praelum always has us coming back for their mouthwatering French-inspired cuisine and fascinating wine collection​. The food in Praelum has developed over the years to cover a range of classics found in their wine travels, which are basically a collection of their sommeliers’ favourite dishes. Look out for the monthly specials or highlights such as the Seared Foie Gras with candied walnuts and marmalade on toast ($24) and Lobster Bisque ($20). And please, check out their customisable wine flights or thematic flights like the "Cabernet The Bastard King", with prices starting from $38.

Mad About Sucre
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For French-Inspired Desserts
Mad About Sucre is a multi-award-winning patisserie and chocolaterie that's all about utilising the best French confectionary techniques and seasonal ingredients, offering a range of desserts from cakes and pastries to entremets. Come here for a romantic date or night out with your foodie friends. Burppler chutoro eats is a fan of their creations, having tried their Lybi - a bold combination of lychee, wasabi, lime, and mint on their previous menu. "Then you'll know how wasabi can complement something fruity and refreshing!"