With a fabulous choice of restaurants and bars, a meal or drink on Orchard Road is a real pleasure. The popular dim sum Chinese dumplings are served at several eateries on Orchard. The chance of sampling the best Peking duck outside Beijing is another draw. Japanese sushi and European style breakfasts are among numerous other options. The bar selection in this area varies from Irish to Mexican and offers drinkers an excellent choice of beverages. P.S. Café and Din Tai Fung are some of the good restaurants in Orchard. There are more restaurants and bars along Scotts Road, in Tangs Plaza, in ION Orchard and Wheelock Place among others.Shopping on Orchard Road
Shopping is Orchard Road’s reason for being and with an estimated 800,000 square metres of retail space the choice is huge. There are almost 30 malls and department stores in total. Tangs, ION Orchard, 313 Somerset, Wisma Atria and Ngee Ann City Takashimaya are among the best shopping malls in Orchard Road. All the renowned international clothing, accessory and jewellery brand names have outlets on Orchard. You can get everything from Louis Vuitton, Guess, Prada as well as local brands, and more affordable fashion at malls like Far East Plaza where it’s all about variety.
Electrical appliances and computer hardware and software are generally available from stores in the bigger malls. There are also quite a few shops and market zones selling antiques and artworks, furniture and even knick-knacks from the Philippines.