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RAS The Essence of India

Block 3D River Valley Road | #01-05A Clarke Quay, Singapore 179023, Singapore
+65 6837 2800
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (20 reviews)
“gosht” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Block 3D River Valley Road | #01-05A Clarke Quay, Singapore 179023, Singapore
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1 - 10 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome dinner here!! We had the garlic naan, paratha bread, green vegetable curry, shrimp curry, rice and a bottle of Savignon blanc. All were absolutely delicious! Great service and an awesome table right next to the water. you cannot go wrong here! I highly recommend...More

Thank familyfoodfun
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

This is Singapore, it’s expensive but no worse than London! That said, we had a fantastic curry here in the evening. We’ve had curry all over the world and this restaurant did not disappoint. The flavours were superb and the portions more than ample. The...More

Thank Jon O
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Your feedback certainly drives our motivation level to the next level! We really appreciate your time and effort taken to acknowledge our quality of food and service. This is indeed a reflection of the efforts undertaken to serve with fresh ingredients together with...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

30. Sgd ++ for a briyani that’s best average , the roomali roti was Super hard and was not edible . This restaurant is best to be avoided unless you want to shell out extra $$$ for food and service that very average and worth...More

Thank Sandeep M
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We appreciate your time and efforts taken review us in Trip Advisor! We would like to convey our sincere apologies and regrets for your unpleasant experience with us. Please do look for me upon your next visit with us and rest assured that...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Really good and taste Indian food along the river in Clarke quay . Right spiced and with a various menu . I enjoyed chicken tandoori , and a lamb suggested from the staff really good . For sure Indian bread and rice , and of...More

Thank Giuseppe P
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We are more than glad to know that you enjoyed some our signature dishes. We also appreciate that you have taken the effort to appreciate our quality of food and service. Your efforts will serve as an assurance to other Indian cuisine food...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Having eaten in here a few years ago with work colleagues, and looking for Indian food on Clarke Quay, we stopped here as a family. Prices are a little steeper due to the location I guess, but food was tasty and service good. Would return.More

Thank Simon F
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Guest, Greetings from Ras the Essence of India! On behalf of my team, I sincerely thank you for choosing Ras the Essence of India as your preferred choice of restaurant at Clarke Quay once again! We are delighted with our quality of food and...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018

We visited this place on Valentine's day. Situated in clarke quay,Excellent location along the Singapore river. Food was a little expensive but tasted good overall. Tried Singapore sling which was also good.More

Thank akhilmittal1088
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Dear Guest, Greetings from Ras the Essence of India! On behalf of my team, I sincerely thank you for choosing Ras the Essence of India as your preferred choice of restaurant at Clarke Quay to celebrate your valentine’s day. Thanks for taking some time off...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018

We did not dine here but took a take away . Excellent food which has flavor and taste, the location is great but then so is of all restaurants at Clarke Quay . Yes it is expensive but then it fine dining not a regular...More

Thank akshattyagi
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Dear Guest, Greetings from Ras the Essence of India! On behalf of my team, I sincerely thank you for choosing Ras the Essence of India as your preferred choice of restaurant at Clarke Quay. Thanks for your great feedback in Trip Advisor. We hope to...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Location is great, by the river, service was good, if not a little slow off the mark when busy. Food was good old fashioned Indian food, nothing special if you are from the UK, price of a beer was eye watering, food wasn't cheap. Overall...More

Thank Adrian B
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for feedback. Have a blessed year ahead! Yours Sincerely S.Sasikumar

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Very busy restaurant, fantastic service and amazing food. The chicken Chettinad was delicious. Portion sizes generous, and drinks nice and cold. Great value for money would visit again.More

Thank StewyNT
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear Guest Your compliments serve as motivation to our team. We would like to thank you for the appreciation. Rest assured that we always strive to enrich our guest’s experience with us. We hope to see you again upon your next trip. Have a blessed...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Hospitality...... Clarke quay is one of the most happening place for youngsters and Indians after leisure and pleasure, the way to there heart is good Indian food. The restaurant fulfills all the expectations. A warm welcome and some Indian faces in a virgin place. Taste..........More

Thank anuj729
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear Guest We hope our quality of food and service has enriched your experience with us in Clarke Quay. We look forward to see you again and have a blessed year ahead! Yours Sincerely S.Sasikumar

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Anantraj
8 April 2017|
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Response from Palatevine H | Property representative |
Dear Anantraj, Our outlet @ Clarke Quay serves ala carte dishes for both Vegertarian and Non - vegetrarian. Our Outlet @ Changi Business Park serves both buffet and ala carte for both Vegertarian and Non - vegetrarian... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Block 3D River Valley Road | #01-05A Clarke Quay, Singapore 179023, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6837 2800
  • E-mail
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