Swensens (Marina Square)

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Swensen's has developed over the years to become a restaurant chain offering not only ice cream but fun and friendly casual dining with a wide selection of hearty food, desserts, beverages, ice cream cakes and takeaway novelties.

Latest Review for Swensens

Overall RatingBased on 5 reviews
Food/Drink3.4
Value2.9
Ambience2.1
Service1.8
Most helpful review:

nice location

Food/Drink 4 | Value 3 | Ambience 4 | Service 3
Total Reviews: 470

but not so nice experience here since the staff is so-so. the fish and chips is good, the chips is usual but the fish is juicy inside. the kids menu also okay, but i think my girl like their dessert menu better than the meal.

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Terrible Terrible Service

Food/Drink 4 | Value 3 | Ambience N/A | Service 1
Total Review: 1

Me and my wife had planned a nice dinner thought Swensen's was a good option. Well we were wrong, it was a terrible experience. 

The waiter was expressionless and took out order without saying anything. After that he just walked away without repeating our order and I found that really unprofessional. The extra condiments we asked for was placed on the corner of the table without even looking.  

The next waiter that came with our food spilled sauce on the table. We understand that mistakes happen. He then mumbled something to himself and walked away without apologising or cleaning the table. 

To make matters worse, loud booming bassy music were being played in the background and it really interrupted our dinner, having to talk over that unnecessary music. 

It was a shame since the food was good. However, having to pay to be treated like that was sad really.

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One of the worst service staffs ever!

Food/Drink 3 | Value 3 | Ambience 1 | Service 1
Total Reviews: 2

This restaurant outlet has one of the worst service ever! Went with my friend who has 2 kids. While waiting to be seated, a Filipino (I assume manager) tried to explain to us why we couldn't get a seat, which was pretty ridiculous as there were empty seats. Seems like she was trying to chase us out. After we said that we'll wait, we hot a seat shortly. Thought she said no seats?! Fine. Next, a bespectacled plump male served us our water, and we realized there were not enough seats. This is the most ridiculous part, he was actually arguing with us on why we cannot get an extra chair for a 6 yr old kid. Gave lame excuses like if we ordered the sizzling pan, might burn the child. WHAT?! so we're supposed to let the kid sit on the floor is it?! After arguing with us for quite some time, he just shrugged his shoulders and rolled his eyes but did came back with an extra chair. Throughout the whole time we were there, he and the Filipino staff kept on giving us looks, we felt extremely uncomfortable, and tried to finish asap and leave.In my whole life, I have never experienced such an unpleasant, uncomfortable dining experience. Really? Arguing over an extra chair?! SERIOUSLY?! I suggest avoiding this outlet at all costs. If u really want Swensens, go to another outlet or Cafe Cartel or some other restaurant. Unbelievably horrible attitude from staff here.

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