Mediterranean/ Italian Vegetarian Cuisine
Original Sin Restaurant Origin : Mediterranean/Italian Cuisine
The cuisine at Original Sin is born from a rich knowledge of food and its flavours. The love of fresh ingredients and a passion for culinary excellence, its inspiration. Original Sin creates works of art – divine, exciting and healthy vegetarian cuisines that combine the essence of Mediterranean food and the creativity of culinary director Marisa Bertocchi.
We are first and only Mediterranean vegetarian restaurant in Singapore. Original Sin is named after the famous fresco painted in the Sistine Chapel. It represents the passion, creativity and skill in our unique and flavourful cuisine.
Dine alfresco under the stars or in our candlelit interior. Surrounded by warm earthy tones, enjoying our innovative menu and award-winning wine list and come to know Original Sin.
FOUNDER AND PROPRIETOR
In his early years in Singapore Michael discovered a local dining scene dominated by large hotel restaurants that lacked variety and inspiration. Michael believed that customer service excellence and innovative menus would be a recipe for success. With his vision to modernize the Singapore dining scene he established Original Sin Restaurant. Today his award winning wine list is arguably Asia’s best. The acclaimed Wine Spectator Magazine has perennially awarded his restaurants with their Best of Excellence Awards; something very few Singapore restaurants have achieved.
CULINARY DIRECTOR AND PROPRIETOR
Australian born with Italian parents, Marisa’s cultural background has influenced her culinary journey. Her career as a chef began as a part time cook while studying art in 1983. Marisa moved to Singapore in 1995 to join Michelangelo’s. Inspired by the popularity of Marisa’s distinctive cuisine, Michael decided to take mediterranean dining to a whole new level. In 1997 one of Singapore’s first Mediterranean restaurant, Original Sin, was opened. Marisa’s ongoing passion for food and art is evident in the ambience and unique cuisine at Original Sin.