Singapore is known for its diverse culinary scene, offering a plethora of international cuisines to satisfy every food lover's palate. Among the array of options, Mediterranean cuisine stands out for its vibrant flavours, healthy ingredients, and rich culinary heritage. In this article, we will delve into the world of Mediterranean food in Singapore, exploring the top restaurants, popular dishes, and the unique blend of flavours that make this cuisine a favourite among locals and expats alike.
From Hummus to Kebabs: A Guide to Mediterranean Food in Singapore with Pita Tree Kebabs
Mediterranean Cuisine: A Gastronomic Journey
Mediterranean cuisine encompasses the culinary traditions of countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea, including Greece, Italy, Spain, and Turkey. It is characterized by the abundant use of fresh ingredients such as olive oil, seafood, fruits, vegetables, and aromatic herbs. Singapore's dining scene offers a remarkable selection of Mediterranean restaurants that capture the essence of this diverse cuisine.
Mediterranean cuisine has found a special place in Singapore's diverse culinary landscape. From the lively flavours of Greece to the rich traditions of Italy, the Mediterranean food scene in Singapore caters to every taste and preference. Whether dining at renowned restaurants or recreating Mediterranean dishes at home, embracing this cuisine allows Singaporeans to embark on a culinary journey that celebrates the vibrant and wholesome flavours of the Mediterranean region.
Must-Try Mediterranean Dishes from Pita Tree Kebabs
Originating from the Middle East, hummus has become a staple in Mediterranean cuisine. This creamy blend of chickpeas, tahini, garlic, lemon juice, and olive oil is perfect as a dip or spread. Pair it with warm pita bread or fresh vegetables for a delightful and healthy snack.
Mediterranean Cheese Dips
Mediterranean cuisine boasts an array of delicious cheese dips that add a creamy and flavorful element to any meal. Pita Tree Kebabs' Mediterreanean Cheese Dip & Pita is one of our must-try dishes unique to our kitchen.
Originating from the Middle East, falafel is a vegetarian delight made from ground chickpeas or fava beans, mixed with herbs, spices, and onions. These mixtures are then shaped into small balls or patties and deep-fried until golden brown. Falafel is typically served on pita bread with a variety of accompaniments such as tahini sauce, fresh vegetables, and pickles. It's crispy exterior and flavorful interior makes falafel a popular choice for both vegetarians and meat lovers. Some say that Pita Tree Kebabs' falafel is the best falafel in Singapore!
Kebabs are a popular Mediterranean dish that consists of marinated pieces of meat (such as chicken, beef, or lamb) grilled to perfection on skewers. At Pita Tree Kebabs, we use only lean quality meat marinated with fresh Mediterranean herbs, spices, and olive oil, resulting in succulent and flavorful meat. Served in our signature pita pocket, wraps, rice bowl or salad. Our juicy kebabs are a delicious and satisfying meal for good value.
Vibrant and refreshing, Mediterranean salads are a wonderful way to enjoy a variety of fresh ingredients. Pita Tree Kebabs' Mediterranean Salad is filled with chickpeas, red beans, tomatoes, olives, cucumber onions, baby spinach, feta cheese & hummus.
Embracing the Mediterranean Lifestyle in Singapore
Beyond restaurants, Singapore offers various avenues to explore and embrace the Mediterranean lifestyle. Since Pita Tree Kebabs opened in Singapore, it's been our mission to spread the love of Mediterranean food in Singapore through our affordable Mediterranean food kiosks.
Pita Tree Kebabs are now available in four different locations in Singapore:
With a minimum order of just $60, you get Pita Tree's catering delivered to your home or office. You can choose from our popular Mezze Dips, Kebabs, Pita Pockets, and even Mediterranean Salads for your health-conscious colleagues. Treat your team to the best of Mediterranean cuisine with Pita Tree Kebabs catering. Free islandwide delivery is available with $150 order.