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Islamic Restaurant

#1,148 of 9,986 Restaurants in Singapore
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
745 North Bridge Road, Singapore 198713, Singapore
+65 6298 7563
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“mutton” (28 reviews)
“biryanis” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (17 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Singaporean, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
745 North Bridge Road, Singapore 198713, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I actually go here afew times with friends and family. Serves decent bryani in big portions. Not the absolute best, but would say quite decent bryani dishes

Thank Wazi D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a traditional Bryiani in the heart of the city in Singapore I had chicken Bryiani...very old school and the taste is aecond to none

Thank ungkurad
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I visited Islamic Restaurant on the recommendation of a friend. Bought mutton briyani for my family. Frankly, the food is not worth the price they charge. The mutton was tasteless. There was too much spice and masala in the rice. The dalcha was worse. I...More

Thank alphonseraj77
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

So i ate the Famous Chicken Briyani for the first time at Islamic near the Sultan Mosque. I ate the Briyani set with comes with the Dalcha Gravy and vege, with drink ( coffee or tea ) Which cost a total of Sgd13. I asked...More

Thank NurAnaLiaaa
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We tried the beryani on the recommendation of someone we met at the nearby Malay Heritage Centre. Overall it was pretty good. It was different to biryanis that I have tasted elsewhere in that the meat - mutton in this case - was still on...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Ok, I do not understand what is the big deal with the biryani here? The mutton was not flavourful, the rice was yes somewhat flavourful and superior quality. Gravy was so so. acar was below average. But the price - WOW! We took away the...More

1  Thank Labripa
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I looked forward to eating at this historic restaurant, which is famous and enjoys the patronage of so many celebrities (but no Maharaja’s!) We had many dishes besides the mutton beryani (that’s how it’s spelled here) - mutton matharsha, fish cutlets, cuttle fish sambal, etc....More

2  Thank Lam N
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Dear All, I normally don't write on restaurants. As I believe there are good days and bad days. However it is a must I write about this place. I was simply horrible. Food - It just tasted like rice and chicken. All the added gravy...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Dear A Tripadvisor member, Thank you for the feedback and we regret to know that our food was not upto your expectation. Our regular beryani comes from dalcha and achar for between $10-$11. Our beryani set comes with dalcha, achar, brinjol pachady, pappadam 1pc and...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Tucked in amongst a row of shophouse in North Bridge Road is Islamic Restaurant..It makes the best Briyani..My family hve been regulars since I was a kid.We hve tasted other briyani but none comes close..The rice is fluffy and fragrant..the mutton is cooked to perfection..The...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Party of 14 had their dinner here! The setting is simple and please do not speak grandeur ambience, but the place was very comfortable. The food was marvelous! Please go for their mutton briyani, garlic naan, palak paneer and their mango lassi! They do not...More

Thank farakins
Islamic1921, Business Development Manager at Islamic Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Dear farakins, Thank you for leaving us a positive feedback. Great to know that our restaurant provided you the satisfaction of space, comfort and tasty food as you expected. Please continue to support us.

Kampong Glam
This traditionally Malay enclave of Singapore offers
an alluring array of shops, cafes, and bars. A walk
down Haji Lane offers quirky shopping, while one block
over, Arab Street is a treasure trove of brightly
coloured fabrics, clothing, and Turkish rugs. Stop for
a leisurely coffee or cocktail and watch local kids
play traditional games along the lane. Also home to
the Malay Heritage Centre and one of Singapore’s most
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Waitstaff, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 745 North Bridge Road, Singapore 198713, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Kampong Glam
  • Neighbourhood: Kampong Glam
  • Phone Number: +65 6298 7563
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Islamic Restaurant was founded in 1921 by Mr. Abdul Rahiman. He made a very grand name to this brand through his core product, The Beryani. Currently being managed by the 3rd generation, the likes of authentic Beryani taste is still present. Along with the legendary Beryani, there are other dishes which caters to the customers. Islamic Restaurant also offers Delivery services(Dial-a-Beryani) Islandwide in Singapore and does caterings for events and functions. We want to make it easier for you to get our Beryani!
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