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Bam! Restaurant

#299 of 8,926 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Chinatown
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38-40 Tras Street, Singapore 078977, Singapore
+65 6226 0500
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Today
18:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon 18:00 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a farewell dinner for a colleague and we were one of the first customers. Manager took the time to explain menu. We over ordered as we didn't really understand the "2.5 portion" concept that he explained. Luckily we were able to cancel one of the dish. The dishes were good but just find that the flavours (citrus) were almost... More 

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2 Thank Foodie_Ginger
Singapore
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Possible best roast pig ever. Best Spanish food outside Spain. With a good mix of imported and local produce. Good value for set lunch.

Review collected in partnership with www.chope.co

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3 Thank 679yvonnel
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot recommend this place enough, we went on a night out as a two couple group and the level and quality of service, first off, is a high watermark for Singapore. Next up was the exemplary level of skill and finesse on display in every course consumed (we went for the tasting option) accompanied by some truly excellent top shelf... More 

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3 Thank RamenC
Singapore, Singapore
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134 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a Michelin star restaurant- it is worth every penny!!! Exquisite food - sublime wine - intimate decor. Service - polite, informative and not pushy at all. Pepe - the executive chef is awesome. Location in Sing-City: perfect. Charming neighborhood. I will come again. Ps: they have wifi:-)

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2 Thank rbb001
Singapore, Singapore
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187 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Bam twice and both occasions it was very good food and service. Its a tapas type food with a Japanese twist to it and pairing with Sake makes it really interesting. The sakura prawns and the duck dumplings are divine so give it a try. Not cheap but worth it. The service is very attentive and can help... More 

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2 Thank TravelMaster64
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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868 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 554 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Tras St is actually an amazing street for foodies. The locale is filled with heritage and history and there’s plenty of restaurants and hidden gem. One of them is this like Sake Bar that is pretty awesome. At BAM, almost everything in their menu goes well with sake, and their certified resident sake sommeliers will not only pair your dishes... More 

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4 Thank JuiTeoh
Singapore, Singapore
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Service, omniscience, food, drink... fantastic! More of an experience than a meal, staff so friendly! Highly recommend, expensive but worth it !!!

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2 Thank lindamE2328EU
Singapore
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We went here for a date night on a Friday and really liked the ambiance, it felt like we were in Soho in Hong Kong, good vibe and energy. The menu was underwhelming as a "tapas" selection and the main dishes were not main dish sized so we ended up ordering quite a but (mind you we're not big eaters).... More 

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Thank johndT4024AT
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99 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

didnt expect much / think of much going into this restaurant. tried the rabbit and steak. not bad at all ! wine selection mediocre. service was friendly and attentive. Dishes themselves were good, but nothing extraordinary. I find the price for the food here high for what they were serving / quality of food but overall not a bad experience.... More 

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2 Thank Stajin
Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Bam is the best place to dine in Singapore. Food is amazing, Spanish wine great. Special big up for the mushroom soup!

Review collected in partnership with www.chope.co

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2 Thank gicounet

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-40 Tras Street, Singapore 078977, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +65 6226 0500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Chinatown
Chinatown is a classic combination of colourful sights, enticing smells, and sometimes startling sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill. There you’ll mingle with Singapore’s multicultural residents at the modern bars and restaurants dotting the bustling streets. An afternoon in and around Chinatown will leave you culturally enlightened, well fed, and loaded with souvenirs. In the evening, reward yourself with a well-deserved cocktail as the locals come out to play.
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