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Tiffin Room

1 Beach Street | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
+65 6431 6156
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“scones” (62 reviews)
“tiffin” (31 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
12:00 - 14:00All hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Beach Street | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A trip to Raffles is an essential part of any holiday to Singapore. The afternoon tea in the Tiffin room was beautiful and the service was first rate.

Thank Dallas C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this on the recommendation of a friend. Our whole holiday was to celebrate our 5th Wedding Anniversary and what a way to do this, at Raffles and with Afternoon Tea! Easy online booking tool, excellent availability choice and good communication. Service, selection and...More

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What is there to say other than this was magical, the whole afternoon is a well planned affair, the ambience, the afternoon sweets and buffet together with the first rate service, this is not something to be missed. Everything was first class standard, well done!...More

Thank Nygen14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in Singapore had to visit the institution that is Raffles for afternoon tea. Easy access via MRT Esplanade or City Hall stations. The service and food was impeccable. Finger sandwiches, cakes, scones, a wide range of teas and also a good variety of buffet...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a splendid experience with Tiffin room for afternoon tea. You will definitely enjoy your time with your girlfriends or loved ones there. Definitely worth a visit before they close for restoration

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Thank 303eileenl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my team here for farewell lunch and early christmas gathering. Second time i have been here and it certainly lived up to our expectations. The buffet selection is wonderful and make sure to leave room for desert. Great place to savour the luxury of...More

Thank DirkJan151
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There wasn't a large range of food on offer which was in no way bad as what was there was fabulous and was in keeping with the quality of Raffles overall. Everything was fresh and well presented with excellent service.

16  Thank paug178
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the visit for the ambience and the history. In a beautifully restored part of this historic hotel we enjoyed our high tea for the history and the presentation. Food was plentiful, varied colourful and tasty. Scones were ' interesting' and the Bread & Butter...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for the evening buffet. Good service, good buffet, great drinks. All in a historic hotel setting your grandparents aspired to.

Thank stephen s
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Raffles for afternoon tea and sadly what a disappointment it turned out to be. If you are going to set rules and regulations on dress codes please follow them to start as it makes for a bad impression when you...More

Thank John2259
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Questions & Answers
11 November 2016|
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Response from Zany74 | Reviewed this property |
Long pants for men with collared shirt polo is fine) and closed shoes. Apart from that smart casual is fine.
Alison B
6 September 2016|
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Response from Janine85 | Reviewed this property |
It was 61 Singapore dollars, if you are going have the Singapore sling with the tea as they are half price, we never found that out till after and paid full price !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Beach Street | Raffles Hotel Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6431 6156
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  • This restaurant is at Raffles Hotel Singapore
Dining at Tiffin Room is an essential experience at Raffles Singapore. At lunch and dinner, the curry buffet is a hot favourite both with tourists and locals alike. Expect authentic North Indian specialities, including vegetarian curries for non-meat diners. In the afternoon, the restaurant partakes in a classic English tradition and serves High Tea. Delicate morsels are arranged on a tiered tea cosy, while what does not fit is displayed as a buffet. Breakfast too is served at Tiffin Room, featuring a delectable international spread. Tiffin translates into "a light mid-day meal". Enjoying it with curry on Sunday was an essential aspect of colonial life in the early 20th century, with Raffles Singapore serving it since 1899. To recognise this tradition, the main dining room was officially named Tiffin Room in 1976.
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