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Established in 2023 by the visionary mind behind WANTON Seng's, RIOT emerges as a culinary revelation, seamlessly transitioning from a serene 50-seat dining oasis by day to a vibrant modern Singaporean snack bar as night descends. With a commitment to utilizing market-fresh ingredients, a tempting array of highballs, sake, and wines, and an unwavering dedication to fearless culinary innovation, RIOT proudly positions itself as a pioneer in flavor revolution.
At the heart of their culinary philosophy is a bold redefinition of Modern Singaporean cuisine, where East Asian and Southeast Asian influences collide, breathing new life into local classics such as Prawn Toast, Nasi Lemak, and the iconic WANTON Seng's Char Siu noodles.
Commence your culinary journey with tantalizing small bites like the Loaded Wantons—a crispy delight featuring fried pork wontons paired with a decadent phahonyothin cheese sauce and flavorful pork ragu. The Green Curry Croquettes present a unique fusion of rich green curry infused with mashed potatoes, accompanied by an intriguing Thai basil, coriander, and vinaigrette sauce.
For communal indulgence, opt for the Kaarage sharing platter—a symphony of well-fried, crispy, juicy, and tender chicken pieces seasoned with lemongrass and ginger straits spiced buttermilk, creating a delectable ensemble.
Among the mains, the Stir Fried Seafood Rice takes center stage, boasting flavorful XO rice fried to perfection with chili, prawn fat, and unique condiments. Accompanied by white clams and fried squid, it's a dish that delights the palate.
Savor the exquisite flavors of the Aburi Char Siew Noodles, a bowl of culinary excellence featuring springy noodles crowned with flamed-seared pork belly char siu, accompanied by succulent pork wontons and vibrant greens. The pork belly, meticulously prepared, effortlessly melts in the mouth, releasing a burst of rich and savory flavors.
The Fried Chicken Nasi Lemak offers a contemporary twist, featuring boneless chicken thigh, serundeng-infused rice, a uniquely flavored omelette, and traditional condiments like peanuts, anchovies, and sambal—an ensemble that captures the essence of this beloved local dish. RIOT stands as a culinary force, pushing boundaries and crafting a dining experience that is nothing short of revolutionary.
Location: 458 Race Course Road, Singapore 218699
Tel: +65 8930 0698
Opening Hours: 12:00 pm–2:30 pm, 6:00 pm–9:30 pm (Tues - Thurs), 12:00 pm–2:30 pm, 6:00 pm–11:30 pm (Fri - Sat), Closed (Mon)