Love is about the commitment to recreate the initial spark; one that first bonded two separate hearts. Valentine’s Day seems to become repetitive over the years. Growing disenchanted of the fancy yet expensive candlelight dinners at highly frequented restaurants? The folks behind foodpanda.sg presents a list of unorthodox locations, where you and your lover can dine romantically without the crowd! Just a few swipes on foodpanda app and food will be delivered to wherever you are, with whatever cuisine you wish to surprise your partner with! Do remember to bring flowers, candles, a picnic mat and of course, music and speakers, to play your sappy love songs! Read to create an idealistic night, one worth penning down into your memories? Let’s start!
1. Bukit Timah Railway (Rail Mall: S678040)
Escape from the hustle, and get away from the bustling city. The Green Corridor at Bukit Timah Railway (you can walk from the Rail Mall) is one of Singapore’s best – kept secrets and potentially one of the more romantic places outdoors!
2. Boardwalk @ Marina Bay (The Sail at Marina Bay: S018987)
You do not need to spend an exorbitant amount to dine with a view! Feel the love of yours; dance around in the flames and fiery waters in the nightly light and water show set against the backdrop of Singapore’s famed skyline. Pick a spot and spread your picnic mat. What’s there not to love, with the view and the company of your loved one?
3. Henderson Wave (Henderson Building: S159557)
The conventional date would be broken up with a creative twist, in the form of the whimsical Henderson Waves Bridge. Take a moonlit stroll along this strikingly beautiful wave-like structure. Opt for a different date, with your own private space and a touch of nature.
4. Fort Canning Park (Clarke Quay Central: S059817)
For a little more privacy, have an unforgettable night on the lush lawn at Fort Canning Park. Interlock fingers and lie down on the well-manicured grass, gaze at the stars and ponder how fortunate the both of you are to have your stars aligned.
5. Marina Barrage (Visitor Centre: S018951)
Avoid the crowded malls and restaurants and take your date to the roof of the Marina Barrage, known for its picturesque view. Bring a bottle of wine along, and enjoy the panoramic city views while you tuck in.
6. Labrador Park (Tamarind Hill: S119187)
Labrador Park Nature Reserve is one perfect romantic spot for couples. Labrador Park boasts one of the most beautiful sunsets on our island. Take a stroll, hand in hand, along the coast. If you wish to have a picnic, there is plenty of shade along the scenic promenade for you to have your picnic.
7. East coast park (Parkland Green: S449875)
There are numerous spots on this stretch of beach, so sit together, enjoy and whisper something romantic or sexy into your beloved’s ears. Alternatively, you can sit down on the sand, dig your tired feet into the sand and have a meal specially curated for this yearly love affair for you to have your picnic.
8. Rooftop @ Esplanade (Esplanade: S039802)
Feel your sparks re-ignite, with the bright lights that dot the skyline of Singapore. Fall in love with the amazing view, and create your own romantic atmosphere by surprising her with a bunch of her favourite flowers for you to have your picnic.
So which of the above locations will you be bringing your special other this Valentine’s Day? Please feel free to share other lover spots for outdoor dining in Singapore!