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Tomo Izakaya at Clarke Quay

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3A River Valley Road Merchants' Court | #01-04 Clarke Quay, Singapore 179020, Singapore
+65 6333 0100
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 18:00 - 01:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 03:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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68 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If this was a rating for food only, would be a 5. Outstanding selection of a wide variety of authentic Japanese food. To simply call it "seafood" does not this place justice. Even sushi and sashimi which some may consider rather pedestrian is a couple of steps above. If you enjoy Japanese food, you must check this place out...and I... More 

Thank Weissgunn
Betera, Spain
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

First time I went there. Quite poor service. We had to ask twice for drinks, empty plates, napkins. It is the first in my life that bring edamame as a last course. They don't know how to treat customers. Even the menu is old and dirty. It was a mistake to choose this place. At the end, food was normal... More 

Thank ManuTheEdge
Singapore, Singapore
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We started out with really poor service - they forgot our booking and when seated it was ages before they even came back to take drink orders - BUT then it improved, we really enjoyed the food (good quality, readonable orice) and service improved as the place got busier (strange!) ... we'd probably go back

Thank DinerDF
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95 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Most members of the staff are unfriendly, impolite and unprofessional. Food was coming in with big intervals. One plate every now and then. Our 3 mains came within a 20 minute period. And expensive for what you get.

Thank JJ C
Manila, Philippines
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125 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Situated right by the river, this restaurant bar offers the casual diner a great view, good draft Japanese beer, and wonderful sake. Also, it has a good selection of sushi and sashimi. A good experience indeed.

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Varese, Italy
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

I tried this place with some friends while looking from alternatives after many crab places. First we looked inside and the feeling was not good. A smelly mist was setting all around discouraging us to ask for a table inside. Then we faound space outside and there it was much better. We orderd sushi, sashimi, grilled squid and some beef.... More 

Thank CCItaly
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

went there for dinner and had( corn ebi kaki age) was so great taste would love to go back and recommend highly

Thank Sunny M
Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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287 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

A very cosy place, you really feel in Japan. The sashimi and sushi is very good, and an extra star for the excellent grilled squid and the very good tempura. They have a good selection of Sochu. The food and the white whines are a bit on the expensive side, but Singapore is in general expensive and I think it... More 

Thank Herman S
Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

2nd visit to this outlet as they open till late and relatively near my house. Pros: The location is right smack in the clarke quay entertainment area and the setting is a typical japanese izakaya restaurant but with more sitting. The internal and external decorations are commendable and has a very Japanese feel to it and will make it a... More 

Thank Implantologist
London, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

You want a riverfront restaurant vith a view ? That's what you get and that's what you pay for. The food and everything else is just an add-on. The food itself is very good, tried several dished and nothing to complain about - except that the portions are tiny (half of what I'd be expecting in a similarly priced restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3A River Valley Road Merchants' Court | #01-04 Clarke Quay, Singapore 179020, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6333 0100
Since opening its doors at Clarke Quay on 2008, Tomo Izakaya which offers one of the best night scenes in Singapore was awarded the Best Interior Design Award by CNBC.With its splendid array of ‘Japanese tapas’ and wide selection of beers, sakes and shochus, Tomo Izakaya is popularising the izakaya concept in the local dining scene as the place for colleagues, friends and families to socialise and bond over food and drinks. Swing by on Fridays and Saturdays to enjoy an evening of jazz, sake and cocktails. Worth a mention, Tomo Izakaya also boasts a weekly seasonal menu using the freshest seasonal ingredients from Japan. This conviviality sets Tomo Izakaya apart from ordinary Japanese Restaurant.

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