SMCCI Congratulates Kucina Italian Restaurant & Catering

SMCCI member Kucina Italian Restaurant & Catering was the caterer for an event at the Istana on the 16th of January 2020 which was attended by President Halimah Yacob and members from SMCCI’s female wing, Dewi@SMCCI.

Specialising in Italian cuisine, the restaurant treated attendees to a selection of their best desserts and appetisers. Guests had the opportunity to taste an assortment of Mini Quiches, Tomato Bruschettas and desserts such as their Classic Tiramisu, Vanilla Lemon Sponge Tea Cakes, Hazelnut Dark Chocolate Torta and Biscotti.

Interpreted as ‘kitchen’ in Italian, Kucina Italian Restaurant & Catering was founded by Chef Omar DiMaria, a highly-experienced Italian cuisine chef with 24 years of experience in the F&B industry. The restaurant strives to provide a halal authentic and high quality Italian culinary experience to customers through their bevy of mouth-watering dishes and desserts.

Serving the event was a proud achievement for Chef Omar:

“It was an honour and pleasure to serve the President Madam Halimah Yacob at the Istana this week. Kucina Italian catering was invited to do the high tea for a SMCCI event. It was an amazing experience!”

Omar DiMaria, Managing Director/ Executive Chef of Kucina

In cosmopolitan Singapore, Italian cuisine has received much love and even developed into comfort foods for some. Few can resist the lure of a fresh oven-baked pizza, Spaghettis and Pastas.

So what are you waiting for?

Bring your loved ones and friends to Kucina Italian Restaurant & Catering for a taste of authentic Italian cooking.

Visit their website at for menu options and more details.

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