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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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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 233 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The location of the restaurant is great. Right on the banks of Clarke quay and with all those lightings at night it's really good. It's usually full. But food was just ok and so was the service. We had ordered kebab for starters and roti...More

Thank SWLN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truly one of the best Butter Chicken ever!! Not tasted anything like that since Mumbai. Vindaloo was excellent. Huge serves, great staff. My go to in Singapore.

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dear Management, Can you please let us know if they serve halal Meat. We have visited your place but i had vegetarian since i was not sure of the meat. I didnt find in any of your blogs mentioning halal. your response is appreciated.More

Thank Imran M
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings from Ras @ Clarke Quay! Dear Guest, Rest assured that all our meat suppliers are halal certified. As for our restaurant, we are unable to attain the halal certification as we have our own indoor bar which serves alcohol. I hope this clarify your...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

A small jewel in the middle of Clarke Quay. I went there a couple of times and enjoyed butter curry and korma, all perfectly spiced with great naan accompanied with a beer. Service is friendly and they have a nice terrace along Singapore river It...More

Thank Isa F
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Guest Greetings from Ras @ Clarke Quay! Thanks for your time in reviewing us in trip advisor. It was a pleasure for our team to have you at Ras@ Clarke Quay as a repeated guest. Your review serves as a great motivation and also...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

located on the scenic Clarks Quay this palce has a great view of the Quay and serves great Indian food.. a boon for Indian struggling to get good veg food in SingaporeMore

Thank prasanashah1
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Guest, On behalf of my team, I sincerely thank you for dining at Ras the Essence of India @ Clarke Quay and for your positive comments. We are very delighted to hear that you enjoyed and it is also our pleasure in having you...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

We had a lovely meal here. It is a little expensive but you expect that due to the location. We had a table for two right by the waters edge. We started with a share platter for two that had Tandoori Prawn, Fish, Lamb and...More

Thank Dean A
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Greetings from Ras @ Clarke Quay! Dear Guest, Thank you for appreciating the quality of the food and service as reflects the level of passion our team have in delivering to our guest. We are glad that you had a good time at Ras @...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Decided to eat here on our first night in Singapore and wasn't disappointed. The menu had something for everyone. We had delicious onion Bhaji to start with...always a crowd pleaser!! We all had something different, f Butter chicken, vindaloo , chickpea curry and a Korma....More

Thank mark t
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Greetings from Ras @ Clarke Quay! 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...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Giving it a 3 star only because the food was very good. The fact that they did not take reservations or guarantee a table considering we were a family with senior citizens (who have health issues) was sad. Even when we were there, the seating...More

1  Thank devanshibansalrox
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Guest, We do accept advance reservations only. This is to cater to our walk in guest in a fairly manner .We apologize for any inconvenience caused. We would like to also thank you for appreciating the quality and taste of our food. Please do...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had a few hours to spend in Singapore, went to Clarke quay, just looking for a quick dinner, and was very surprised to find such a good Indian place! There were not a lot of people there, like some of the other spots in...More

Thank Christina J
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for the appreciating and recommending some of our chef’s signature dishes to other guest who might be looking for authentic Indian cuisine @ Clarke Quay. Each dish is served with rich ingredients and most importantly with a lot of passion. We...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Excellent range of Indian dishes on the menu. Fantastic dining location overlooking Clarke quay. Reasonably priced.

1  Thank christophermC2070XP
Palatevine H, Manager at RAS The Essence of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable feedback and we are looking forward to have you again with us. Yours Sincerely, S.Sasikumar

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Anantraj
7 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View
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
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