About The Rice Table

Singapore is full of great Indonesian restaurants, but The Rice Table is a name that stands out from the rest. At this restaurant on Orchard Road, you can experience the tradition of rijsttafel, a colonial feast invented by the Dutch consisting of many Indonesian side dishes served in small portions and accompanied by rice. To guarantee a table at this Orchard gem, booking ahead is definitely recommended!

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 12:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sunday
Closed
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Address

The Rice Table
360 Orchard Road #02-09 International Building
Singapore 238869

Menu Highlights

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Lunch

All-You-Can-Eat Lunch


15 Dishes (excludes drinks and dessert)
12 – 3 pm (last order 2.15 pm)
$17.90
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All-you-can-eat

All-You-Can-Eat Dinner


20 Dishes (excludes drinks and dessert)
6 – 10 pm (last order 9.15 pm)
$28.50
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Desserts

Chendol

Durian Chendol

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Beverages

Lime

Orange

Sour Plum

More about The Rice Table, Singapore

Indonesian restaurants are a dime a dozen in Singapore, but few places offer a rijsttafel feast like the one you’ll find at The Rice Table on Orchard Road. Invented by the Dutch during the colonial era, rijsttafel (“rice table”) comprises a wonderful spread of Indonesian side dishes served at a single setting, showcasing the abundance of flavours, colours and textures of the cuisine.

The rijsttafel at The Rice Table is available as a buffet, giving you ample time to savour every single dish laid out in front of you. Try the ayam goreng (dory fillets coated in batter, deep-fried and topped with sweet and sour sauce), tahu kuning (deep-fried golden coin egg tofu served in a fragrant turmeric curry sauce) and sambal belacan (water spinach stir-fried in fiery dried shrimp paste) – among the best-loved items here that will have you reaching for seconds. The perfect place for a big, communal meal with family or friends with its traditional decor, warm ambience and great value all-you-can-eat options, The Rice Table draws in diners from all over Singapore to its central location in Orchard. The restaurant is easily accessible by foot from Orchard MRT station and we highly recommend that you reserve a table in advance

513 The Rice Table Reviews

Excellent
4.8/6
513 Reviews
Service:Great
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Atmosphere:Pleasant
Food:Great
Noise levels:Pleasant
Value for money:Good value
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"Excellent"6/6
Niki L.3 days ago · 1 review

My favourite restaurant becos e food is always delicious n standards maintained thru e years. Gets little noisy when restaurant is busy Bt who cares when there's good food 😁

"Excellent"6/6
Nataline L.10 days ago · 1 review

I love this place! Food has always been consistently good.

"Excellent"6/6
Sadie-Jane N.11 days ago · 10 reviews

Food is always yum. Consistent. Service good. What I've always liked is the fact that they are happy to replenish:) Owner Kevin is always welcoming.

"Excellent"6/6
Clint Mark G.13 days ago · 1 review

Fantastic spread of food! Three of us went to Rice Table, expecting it to be full. It was rather empty which was a surprise. The Rice Table served us 18 dishes for dinner. We especially loved the fried tofu (tahu goreng), satay, and beef rendang. My friends and I left the place very full, and very satisfied. We hope to be back.

"Great"5/6
Henk v.a year ago · 1 review

The Rice table is a restaurant we visit already for more than 15 years. We keep coming back on a regular basis, when we lived in Singapore as well as now, after having returned to our home country, when visiting Singapore. We always likes the diversity, variety and quality of all the dishes of the rice table. There is in addition a very nice balance between price and quality. We recommend this restaurant for lunch as well as dinner. For us it is a perfect location when inviting friends or colleagues. Suggestion : When the guests have arrived it would be nice to welcome the guests first at the table, ask for drinks and then start serving the rice table dishes. But having said so, we will be back next time we are visiting Singapore !

"Great"5/6
Samuel W.a year ago · 1 review

I have been a fan of Rice Table for years and the quality is generally consistent. The choice and selections are usually quite complete and there is lots to eat. We almost always replenish every dish, many more than 2 or 3 times. Always excellent are the satay, tahu telor and beef rendang. However this last time the beef was not as tender as usual and the eggplant could have been cooked a little longer. Appreciate that the shrimps they use are not of the frozen variety like most buffets, well at least not on this visit. WE always end up rolling out of the restaurant after the meal and this time was no different. Always a satisfying experience.

"Excellent"6/6
Wendy H.3 months ago · 2 reviews

I’ve lost count how many times I have dined at The Rice Table. And I’ve never been disappointed. I’ll go back again soon enough!! **The only thing I’d like to see changed is they don’t charge for water. Tap water is fine with many customers!!

"Excellent"6/6
Monica Z.7 months ago · 1 review

An absolute surprise - the food is so different and so amazing. I had Indonesian food before in a big hotel in Singapore and I didn't like it!! Mainly because I can take sweet and meat, and all Indonesian food I had was way too sweet! But Rice Table is so good - I am definitely going to go back there soon! The octopus, the fried chicken wings, the tofu, the beef rendang are second to none.

"Great"5/6
Christopher W.6 months ago · 1 review

We had the Dinner Buffet. There were 19-dishes laid out on food warmers just to give the diners an initial sampling. Thereafter you only need to re-order the dishes that appealed more to your taste. The food was flavorful with some sweetness, typical of Indonesian Cuisine. Not overly spicy. Our favorites were the Sayur Lodeh, Satay Ayam, Daging Rendang, Achar Ketimun, Ayam Panggang, and Ikan Goreng. We also had Chendol, both the regular as well as the Durian Chendol. Cosy ambience, attentive staff and good service.

"Excellent"6/6
Wendy H.7 months ago · 2 reviews

I’ve been to The Rice Table many times and the place never fails my expectations. I do wish however that they would serve water if asked rather than charge $2 for a 600 ml bottle.