4-Tier Pagoda Steamboat with Gooey Dips at Flame Cafe

Flame Cafe, located at Taiseng, really takes steamboat to a whole new level, with 4 tiers and a cheese hotpot!


By yongqing

Conveniently located just a short walk from Taiseng MRT, Flame Cafe is not only a diner, but a lifestyle hub as well. With a huge menu offering western cafe grub to chinese steamboat, Flame Cafe should definitely be on everyone’s must-try list. Other than the wide variety of choices, this lil’ cafe also boasts very wallet-friendly prices. Weekday steamboat buffets are priced at $24.90++ and $29.90++ / adult for lunch and dinner respectively; Weekend steamboat buffets are priced at $30.90 for both lunch and dinner. On top of that, Flame offers a $12 / pax add-on for 2 hours of free flow Heineken draft beer!

The steamboat comes in 4 different bases: seafood combo, meat combo, seafood and meat combo, as well as the newly introduced supreme seafood combo. The supreme seafood combo features exclusive inclusions like a sashimi platter, king prawn, snow crab leg, flower crab, and oysters. This is then paired with a choice of cheese, salted egg, spicy mongolian, or chocolate gooey dip. Choose between herbal tonic soup, clear chicken soup, ma la soup, tom yum soup, and mushroom soup for the soup base! Don’t worry, we had a hard time deciding too.

After selecting your base combo, attack the buffet corner and feast! The addictive dips will surely get you hooked on and you’ll find yourself craving for more. The 4 tier begins with a soup base at the most bottom, followed by a BBQ Hotplate, and a heavenly gooey dip right on top. The tower ends with a small steamer on top.

Address: 73 Upper Paya Lebar Rd, Centre Bianco #01-01 534818

Opening hours: 9am – 11pm from Mondays to Thursdays; 9am – 2pm from Fridays to Saturdays; 11am – 11pm on Sundays