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First Gourmet Pte Ltd

Country of Origin: Singapore

Industry: Food & Beverage

Description: First Gourmet Pte Ltd owns and operates restaurants under brands of Prata Wala, Zaffron Kitchen, Ottoman Kebab & Grill, Pavilion Banana Leaf, Wimi Thai Ice Cream, and Jai Ho Indian Kitchen. Since its incorporation in 2003, First Gourmet has opened 11 outlets in Singapore.

The company has won over 13 industry and government awards or recognition, and garnered more than 700 positive reviews for its restaurants.


Contact No.: +65 6844 1852

Address: 5 Burn Road #03-01 Tee Yih Jia Food Building Singapore 369972

Brand: Prata Wala Franchise Status: Franchisor

Country of Origin: Singapore

Description: Prata Wala is a Halal quick-service Indian restaurant, offering high-quality food at affordable prices. The concept is designed to appeal to people from all walks of life, from all ethnic groups and religions. Prata Wala offers North and South Indian dishes such as roti prata, biryani, thosai, naan, tandoori chicken, as well as a good selection of vegetarian choices.

Today, it has established itself in Singapore with 5 mall-located outlets at Jurong Point, Tampines Mall, nex, Junction 8, and Northpoint. In 2017, Prata Wala was awarded Outstanding Brands – Indian Restaurant and the Excellent Service Award.

Brand: Zaffron Kitchen Franchise Status: Franchisor

Country of Origin: Singapore

Description: Zaffron Kitchen is a multi-award winning casual dining restaurant that serves traditional North Indian cuisine at a moderate price. Marrying modern cosmopolitan settings with the best of North Indian cuisine, the first restaurant was opened in the heart of Katong in 2011, while the second one opened in Westgate Mall in 2013.

Zaffron Kitchen is a past winner of World Gourmet Summit – Best Asian Restaurant of the Year in 2015 and Epicurean Star Awards in 2013, 2014 and 2017. The East Coast branch was also listed in Michelin Guide Singapore under the Bib Gourmand section for two consecutive years, 2016 and 2017. Zaffron Kitchen Westgate was presented a Highly Commended award by the International Property Awards for its British-Indian inspired interior design in 2014. Decorative purple taupe wood panels and frames with a large glass window at the entrance create a lofty and grand entry. The brand is also listed in Where Chefs Eat - A Guide to Chefs' Favourite Restaurants, where Chef Armin Leitgeb - the former head chef of Les Amis - recommends Zaffron Kitchen as one of the "world's best restaurants".

Brand: Wimi Thai Ice Cream Franchise Status: Franchisor

Country of Origin: Singapore

Description: Wimi Thai Coconut Ice Cream is First Gourmet’s newest brand, serving a variety of Thai desserts and drinks. Its dessert kiosks are located at 321 Clementi Mall and Jurong West. The ice cream recipe was gained from Bangkok ice cream vendors, to ensure the authenticity of the taste. Wimi’s signature ice cream is served in a coconut husk together with a variety of toppings to choose from.