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Al Forno Restaurant

#230 of 8,926 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Joo Chiat
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East Coast Road, Singapore 428996, Singapore
+65 6348 8781
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Today
00:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 00:00 - 02:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 18:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 17:30 - 22:00
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Singapore
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love Sunday brunch in Al Forno and highly recommend it for authentic Italian food and brick oven pizza and good variety of pasta!

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Thank rahnis2017
Singapore
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good service from entering the restaurant until we left. Atmosphere was very suiting for couple dining. Food was very good!

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Thank hax923
Sydney
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55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On my way out for a walk on Sunday at the East Coast while my gf is at church I stumbled across this Italian restaurant promoting a Sunday buffet at $70++ including Boose....and I thought I can't go wrong on that. The restaurant is full so sitting outside but the staff are very helpfull filling up my wine even before... More 

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Thank Flemming S
Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is amazing! Be it pizza or pasta! Whether you are vegetarian or meat lover there is something for everyone. Service is just marvellous!

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Thank Suneel1212
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at Al Forno twice now and have come back for the great authentic Italian taste of their food. The Pizza is prepared in their wood fire oven and has a superb crispy base. For the Pasta Carbonara we asked the restaurant to make it Italian style with egg yolk instead of cream and it was excellent. Can... More 

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Thank Armand2401
Singapore
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with a friend on a Sunday lunch as an alternative (both in style as well as cost) to a hotel champagne brunch. The setting is quite informal and we were looked after well enough by the staff. I'm glad that we arrived a few minutes before they opened so could have some of the finer items that were... More 

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Thank David K
Singapore
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time at this place. Excellent food and excellent service. Their tiramisu is a must try. Like their pizzas better than their pastas.

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Thank nirevs
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254 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first time I went to Al Forno was in 1995. I could not remember what I ordered or how the food tasted or how much the meal costed. This time around, I had lunch with a Friend and shared a pepperoni pizza, an avocado salad and a seafood pasta plus tiramisu and pana cotta. The food is simple home... More 

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Thank Warren H
Singapore
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Value for money with great atmosphere friendly restaurant, highly recommended for family / friends gathering Booking in advance is a must

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Thank carriecF7486OW
Singapore
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my first visit and I was with a group of 10. The food was good and the variety appealing. On top of that, the staff were friendly and efficient.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$88
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
00:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Coast Road, Singapore 428996, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Joo Chiat
  • Neighbourhood: Joo Chiat
  • Phone Number: +65 6348 8781
Description
Al Forno (east coast) Pte Ltd is one of the oldest Italian restaurant in Singapore since 1995.The owner and chef Alessandro Di Prisco manage to keep the restaurant style intact for 18 years.Very famous for the pizza made by Italian pizza maker in a traditional wood oven.Racommended also the spaghetti Cartroccio (spaghetti seafood), Calamari fritti (deep fried squid) & soute di vongole (souted clams in white wine).

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Joo Chiat
The Joo Chiat area is the traditional home of Peranakan culture in Singapore, an ethnic group descending from the blending of Chinese and Malay families in the 15th century. The neighbourhood is packed with colourful shops, local characters, and quiet charm. The main streets overflow with diners enjoying katong laksa, the signature Peranakan spicy noodle soup. Signs of youthful entrepreneurship are visible as well, with modern cafes, bars, and shops abounding. Visit Joo Chiat to take a break from the big city sights and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with a laid-back and local vibe.
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