Peking duck, originally invented and flourished in ancient China, grew from being just a staple dish to an elegant cuisine masterpiece that everybody wishes to dine on. With the introduction of uniquely prepared duck dishes that paved the pathway of the advancement of culinary expertise, it spread throughout the world like rapid fire.

The soon thought staple food was now being served on royal courts and aristocratic restaurants where they inspired many great poets and dignified scholars. To date, there are many different variations and creative ideas of serving a perfectly cooked Peking duck throughout and the best of which is undoubtedly found here in Singapore.

For that sole purpose, we have listed out some of the best restaurants in Singapore where they serve this traditional dish to its full authenticity so that you need not go through the hassle of browsing through every single restaurant online. Our top 3 are based on the quality of the dish they serve, the flavour, service and even the value of money!

Imperial Treasures Super Peking Duck Restaurant
Top 1✔️ Michelin-Star restaurant
✔️ Peking Duck dish combo choices
✔️ Classy ambience
✔️ Perfect for Sunday brunch or romantic getaways
✔️ Excellent collection of wine to pair with Peking Duck
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Crystal Jade Golden Palace
Top 2 ✔️ Extremely crispy, and delicious duck
✔️ Excellent value for money
✔️ Michelin Star
✔️ Additional Peking Duck choice
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Yan Ting
Top 3
✔️ Amazing ambience
✔️ Authentic Cantonese dining experience
✔️ Amazing service
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Here’s what you need to about this delicious dish!

  • What makes Peking duck unique?

The Peking Duck itself has a pretty unique style. The arrangement and the use of traditional ways to enhance and bring out the crispy and savoury taste are what makes this dish fall under the list of the top best cuisines in the world.

The way they serve the dish and enjoy it are also different. First, the crispy skin is eaten to savour the unique flavour, then the tender meat is served with various combinations of dishes that really brings out the rich flavours of the duck. The other thing is that the ever-perfect dish further has room for more creative changes makes this dish really unique.

  • Is Peking duck healthy?

The dish is rich in protein and many other nutritional values that aid in lowering cholesterol and sugar in your body. Considering the way they cook it, where they drain all the unhealthy fats out in the process of making the dish, yes, it is actually pretty healthy.

  • Difference between Pekin duck and Peking duck?

Pekin duck is a breed of ducks that are commonly reared for the purpose of meat production. Meanwhile, the Peking Duck, on the other hand, is a Cantonese cuisine dish that is super popular!

1. Imperial Treasures Super Peking Duck Restaurant – Best Food Quality


  • Michelin-Star restaurant
  • Perfect ambiance
  • Peking Duck dish combo choices

With restaurant chains spread all over Singapore, the name ‘Imperial Treasures Super Peking Duck Restaurant’ is pretty much self-explanatory. This Michelin-starred restaurant has to be one of the best restaurants to enjoy the traditional Peking Duck to its full glory. The dark wood furnishings and the subtle golden touches give out that authentic and traditional Chinese restaurant impression.

Moreover, the dimly lit atmosphere truly adds to the ambience and provides a great mood for a hearty meal. Keeping the quality of food and the service in mind, they give all their customers utmost attention and care. This is so as to let you enjoy your experience to the fullest. Very few restaurants even come close to how beautifully Imperial Treasures serve their signature Peking Duck. They roast the duck to perfection, giving it that amazing golden-brown lustre to it.

Unlike many of the restaurants that don’t really offer the best of the roasted duck, Imperial Treasures gracefully separates the duck into different parts, so that you can eat each differently. The crispy skin of the duck breast is sliced thinly to achieve that perfect texture and delicateness. They then serve all the delicious and tender meat parts, and you can eat them as you desire. This is like the traditional Peking Duck fashion which adds to the experience. In addition to that, sip some wine to complete the meal’s flavoursome ride in its entirety.

AddressParagon, #05-42/45, 290 Orchard Road, Singapore 238859
Contact65 6732 7838
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.
TimingsMonday to Friday from 11:30 am to 02:45 pm, 06:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday from 11:00 am to 02:45 pm, 06:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holidays from 10:30 am to 02:45 pm, 06:00 pm to 10:00 pm

2. Crystal Jade Golden Palace – Best Value For Money

dishes from crystal jade golden palace peking duck


  • Amazing Chinese cuisines
  • Michelin Star
  • Additional Peking Duck choices

Located in the heart of Orchard Road, Crystal Jade Golden Palace has greatly attracted customers from all corners of Singapore since its opening, more than 25 years ago. Crystal Jade’s sole purpose and honest goal are to offer amazing Chinese cuisines that bring smiles and satisfaction to all of their lovely customers who visit them for a truly amazing dining experience. Love and dedication explicitly shine in the culinary masterpieces that ultimately led them to win a Michelin Star. Crystal Jade Golden Palace, when it comes to authentic Peking Duck, really knocks it out of the park in terms of texture and flavour.

They serve the crispy and delicate skin with freshly cut cucumber, some spring onions and mouth-watering sweet sauce, which they wrap inside the classic thin pancake. The burst of delicate flavours is a true boon for your taste buds. The prime, drumstick, part of the duck is served as it is, that is with the skin on, keeping the richness of the flavour intact.

Additionally, for an extra $10, you can enjoy different, mouth-watering dishes that they prepare using the remaining parts of the Peking Duck. We highly recommend this if you want to fully experience the overall dish. If you have yet to taste some traditional Peking Duck, Crystal Jade Golden Palace is one of the best places where you would want to visit.

Address#05-22, The Paragon, 290 Orchard Road, Singapore 238859
Contact+65 6734 6866
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.
TimingsMonday to Friday from 11:30 am to 03:00 pm (Last order by 02:45 pm), 06:00 pm to 10:30 pm (Last order by 09:45 pm)
Saturday from 11:00 am to 03:00 pm (Last order by 02:45 pm), 06:00 pm to 10:30 pm (Last order by 09:45 pm)
Sunday and Public Holidays from 10:30 am to 03:00 pm (Last order by 02:45 pm), 06:00 pm to 10:30 pm (Last order by 09:45 pm)

3. Yan Ting – Best Service


  • Amazing ambiance
  • Authentic Cantonese dining experience
  • Amazing service

Exhibiting excellence in offering the finest Cantonese fine-dining experience in Singapore, Yan Ting is famous for satisfying even the most resilient gourmets who especially love Cantonese cuisines. Faithful to the traditional ways of cooking, Yan Ting uses immensely diverse and the freshest ingredients to skillfully craft the best cuisines with the natural, rich flavours embedded in the dishes. A visit to Yan Ting will not only satisfy your palate but is also a feast for your eyes. The architectural genius of the restaurant is sure to blow away your minds with its fusion of traditional Chinese and modern design elements.

Among the various delicious gourmet dishes, their Peking Duck has truly captured the hearts of many. Prepared with master-skill and love, the Peking Duck is the embodiment of traditional Cantonese cuisine. The crispy skin of the duck is absolutely delicious and so is the succulent meat of the duck. The catch is, you don’t have to assemble the Peking Duck wrap because the friendly staff does it for you. Rich in flavours and texture, Yan Ting surely gives justice to this traditional dish.

AddressLevel 1U, 29 Tanglin Road, Singapore, 247911
Contact+65 6506 6887
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.
TimingsMonday to Friday from 12:00 pm to 02:30 pm (Lunch)
Monday to Sunday from 06:00 to 10:30 pm (Dinner)
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm, 01:00 pm to 03:00 pm
Delivery from 12:00 pm to 03:00 pm, 06:00 pm to 09:30 pm

4. Empress

Slice of peking duck on knife


  • Stunning location
  • Amazing service
  • Great quality food

Directly overlooking the dazzling Singapore River, Empress truly offers a contemporary, traditional Chinese dining experience like never before. With amazing service from the staff and an equally amazing ambience, Empress stands out as one of the best-in-class restaurants where you can enjoy heart-warming and luxurious Chinese dishes among which, is their much-loved Peking Duck.

Sipping on your choice of drink while gazing at the grand Singapore River from their beautiful outdoor garden terrace further elevates your experience here at Empress. Or, you could just relish your evening indoors, appreciating their amazing food and the architectural genius of Empress that it displays from within.

The majority of the customers that visit Empress are honestly in love with the quality of the Peking Duck that they serve The cook on the duck is just perfect, giving that subtle crispiness of the duck’s skin. ‘Authenticity’ is what defines their delicious Peking Duck. Combine it with their luscious and flavoursome sauce and the classic pancakes, and your palate will experience complete satisfaction. Among every other delicious dish that they serve, the Peking Dish stands out as the star of the plate every time you decide to visit Empress for a meal to remember.

Address1 Empress Place, #01-03, Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore, 179555
Contact+65 6776 0777
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.
TimingsMondays to Fridays from 11:30 am to 03:00 pm (last order by 02:30 pm), 06:00 pm to 10:30 pm (last order by 10:00 pm)
Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 am to 03:00 pm (last order by 02:30 pm), 06:00 pm to 10:30 pm (last order by 10:00 pm)

5. TungLokXiHe Peking Duck


  • Authentic Chinese cuisines
  • Welcoming ambiance
  • Award winning quality of food

When it comes to serving the best-in-class Peking Duck that explicitly shines of authenticity, TungLokXiHe Peking Duck is popular all around Singapore as one of the greatest restaurants to do so. TungLokXiHe Peking Duck is a hearty collaboration between the TungLok Group and the renowned XiHe Group. They serve only the most authentic Chinese cuisines that you’ll ever taste.

Also, in addition to their exciting menu, their ambience and the atmosphere inside is indeed very welcoming. Combining traditional eastern design elements with a touch of that of the Western world, the interiors provide the perfect environment to dine in.

TungLokXihe Peking Duck has won many awards for their excellence in serving their signature Peking Duck. Moreover, the Peking Duck here has a bit of a unique style of serving that you may not find anywhere else. The presentation is absolutely beautiful with the perfect slices of meat. The classic pancakes and a lineup of various delicious sauces, only add to the beauty. The cook on the duck skin as well as the tender meat is perfect, just the way it is meant to be. This traditional Chinese dish is given the full honour that it deserves by the excellent chefs that work at TungLokXihe Peking Duck.

AddressCheck out the locations of their outlets right here.
ContactCheck out the contact details of their outlets right here.
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.

6. Min Jiang at Dempsey

Plate of peking duck with condiments


  • Award winning
  • Beautiful location
  • Amazing service

Min Jiang at Dempsey, a well-known restaurant outlet of the Goodwood Hotel, is rapidly spreading its name like wildfire among the Singaporean masses. Calling it ‘well-known’ is a bit of understatement given the awards that they have received over the years. Perched amidst the greenery of the beautiful Dempsey Hill, Min Jiang not only offers amazing contemporary Sichuan and Cantonese cuisines but also a truly relaxing ambience that makes you feel closer to nature. Ming Jiang, among Goodwood’s other outlets, is particularly famous for its expertise in authentic, traditional Peking Duck.

Considering what their customers love, Min Jiang at Dempsey prepare their Peking Duck to perfection. Just a single glance makes your mouth water, making you want to dig in right away. The crispiness and the flavour of the duck skin are truly rewarding for your senses. Similarly, the tender and succulent meat that you get to eat after you have had the delicious skin is like ‘icing on the cake’. Moreover, they serve a line-up of unique toppings that you can pair with, making the experience even more amazing. Recommended by several food lovers, their Peking Duck is truly a work of art.

Address22 Scotts Road, Singapore 228221
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.
TimingsMonday to Friday from 11:30 am to 02:30 pm, 06:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 am to 02:30 pm, 06:30 pm to 10:30 pm

7. Wah Lok Cantonese Restaurant

peking duck wrapped in chinese crepes


  • Great Chinese cuisines
  • Amazing service
  • Perfect ambiance

Known throughout Singapore as the finest Chinese themed restaurant, Wah Lok Cantonese is a place that you absolutely can’t miss out on. Flaunting its decades of experience and countless fame mentions in popular websites and magazines, Wah Lok Cantonese Restaurant truly shows its level of superiority and definition of class. Here a warm and classic ambience is perfectly completed by the palatable and luxurious looking menu dishes, presented with warm gentle smiles.

Of them all, the most loved and craved food in their menu is the Peking duck, and believe it or not this dish rises and outshines all the other glamorous dishes by a mile. Here at Wah Lok Cantonese Restaurant, they greet you with an elegant oriental décor that opens up to a graceful interior, brightened up by the glimmering grand chandelier.

The light fresh colours of the walls and the cosy round tables add great detail to the overall dish, to make your time spent here worth every penny. The Peking duck served here has a very mind and soft flavour that goes really well with any cuisines of your choice. The dish is famous for its great taste and range of compatibility with other cuisines. Overall, it is a must-try dish at Wah Lok Cantonese Restaurant in Singapore. 

AddressCarlton Hotel Singapore, 76 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189558
Contact+65 6338 8333
TimingsMonday to Saturday from 11:30 am to 02:30 pm, 06:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Sunday and Public Holidays from 11:00 am to 02:30 pm (2 seatings available), 06:30 pm to 10:00 pm

8. Kai Garden


  • Great service
  • Amazing Cantonese dishes
  • Variety of sauces for the Peking Duck

Singapore is really endowed with tons of authentic and appealing Chinese themed restaurants, but to be noticed among those many choices is whole another story. On arms with other amazing restaurants, Kai Garden is one of the top Chinese restaurants in Singapore. Here they specialise in presenting an assortment of Cantonese dishes that never fail to deliver a sense of awe and satisfaction. Of those many relishing dishes, their classic Peking Duck that is re-envisioned by the master chef Fung is a dish that really steals the show.

Talking about Kai Garden, it resonates with the splendour of elegance and royalty, accompanied by the radiance of expert servers and delectable dishes that really creates a memorable time that you won’t forget. Ordering a meal of hearty Peking duck that looks plump with juicy flavours, and tastes like perfection is extremely recommended.

Along with that perfect dish, the combination of five different kinds of sauce really differentiates the Peking duck found here from the rest of the restaurants. The crispy outer texture and fine smooth meat underneath is something that is in itself a pretty great feat, along with that a tint of five different sauce flavours totally bring out the jest of enjoying a perfect Peking duck. Surely a dish to die for!

Address391 Orchard Road, Podium Block, Ngee Ann City, #05-10/11 Singapore 238872
Contact+65 62355419
TimingsMonday to Friday from 11:30 am to 03:30 pm (last order by 02:30 pm), 06:00 pm to 11:00 pm
(last order by 10:00 pm)
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays from 11:00 am to 04:00 pm (last order by 03:30 pm), 06:00 pm to 11:00 pm (last order by 10:00 pm)

9. Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant

peking duck on a plate


  • Award Winning restaurant
  • Traditional Cantonese menu
  • Generous servings

The award-winning Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant is a place revered for its supremacy in its oriental glamour. Perhaps it might be the design or sheer professionality, whatever the mysterious ambience it might be, Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant is always the place to be. In fact, the place is always booked to limit, so it is always advisable to book in advance. The restaurant’s interior design appeals to the artistic senses with its wood-panelled walls and a clean orderly kept design making this place a worthwhile visit.

The servicing and the food are top-notch with the highest standard of professionality while maintaining a happy and cheerful environment.  The traditional Cantonese menu radiates with delectable mouth-watering dishes. You’re sure to leave a positive remark about this place!

Of them all, the most favoured and recommended food on their list is undoubtedly their classic Peking duck. The Peking duck served here is pretty generous with the half being served as the main and the other if ordered is served as per request. The Peking duck meat has a very crispy and relishing taste. The meat on the other hand has very sober and gut-healthy flavours that you can enjoy without worrying about gaining extra calories. Furthermore, the combination of the leftover Peking duck meat with other Cantonese dishes is one excellent choice to go with.

AddressThird Floor, Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, 320 Orchard Road, Singapore, 238865
Contact+65 6831 4605
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.
TimingsMonday to Sunday from 11:30 am to 03:00 pm, 06:00 pm to 10:00 pm

10. Orchard Hotel Hua Ting Restaurant

sliced peking duck spread on a plate with condiments


  • Great atmosphere
  • Amazing service
  • Signature ‘Smoked Peking Duck’

Orchard Hotel Hua Ting greets their content visitors with happy energy and a grand elegant entrance that leads to the luxurious looking dining space which speaks of grand Cantonese ethnicity. The bright and contemporary interiors perfectly complement the delicious-looking food menu and courteous servers. Furthermore, the simplicity of the dining arrangements adds even more comfort and space for accommodating a large number of customers. The arrangement of the tables is such that each can pick a space perfect for their group. Whether it is a small reunion or a big family party, you can do it all here with ease!

The Peking duck here at Orchard Hotel Hua Ting Restaurant is really a matter that we need to discuss. From the preparation to its serving, this is proof of how good this dish is. The Peking duck found here is uniquely different in comparison to other places serving them. Their iconic, Signature Smoked Peking Duck is a dish that they beautifully mould to incite the flavouring palette of every customer.

The aromatic and perfectly cooked, crispy on the outside and tender on the inside dish. In fact, this is a dish that is perfect for a Peking Duck beginner. With it, the complementary sauce they provide adds a blast of a whole new experience. This is a dish that anyone who visits this restaurant must try out!

Address442 Orchard Road, Level 2 Singapore, 238879 Singapore
Contact+65 6739 6666
PricingYou can check out their menu right here.
TimingsMonday to Friday from 11:30 am to 02:30 pm, 06:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday to Sunday from 11:00 am to 02:30 pm, 06:00 pm to 10:00 pm


With this, we have come to the end of our list of the best Peking Duck you can find in Singapore. The list was carefully prepared by evaluating the uniqueness. At the same time, it maintains the originality of the dish which aids the flavours and richness of the dish. Hope that our list was able to shed light upon some of the top places for you to dine on your preferred kind of Peking duck. Happy dining.

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