“Wow, first date, S$270 meal” — Netizens name out “crimson flag” over alleged date & run couple at Serangoon Backyard

A pair, who allegedly parted methods with out paying the invoice on the restaurant they met in Serangoon Backyard, has left the house owners of Pa Bul Lo Korean BBQ exhausted over makes an attempt to get the couple to pay their $S270 invoice.

Netizens have stepped in by calling out the pair, with some even elevating suspicion that the 2 are scammers.

A family-owned restaurant took to social media after clients who had been allegedly out on a primary date left with out settling their invoice.

The restaurant administration contacted the lady, who stated that the person would pay. She even gave the restaurant his contact quantity.

When known as, nonetheless, the person insisted that the lady would pay, saying it was solely proper because the reservation was made by her.

The restaurant contacted the lady, and he or she nonetheless refused to settle the invoice.

She then requested the administration to take the matter to the police and talked about that she had met her date on an app.

Screengrabs of her exchanges with the restaurant had been shared with Mothership. 

She provided for them to separate the invoice. She additionally touched on the truth that the night time was allegedly their first date and claimed she was a sufferer of a “courting app fraud.”

The restaurant held agency to its stance, urging the diners to settle the matter between themselves. It additionally stated it could give the contact data of each events to the police.

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5 days later, on March 20, after repeated calling and the specter of a civil lawsuit, the lady paid her half however left the opposite half of the invoice for her date to pay.

Now for the person’s facet. On March 22, he went public together with his facet of the story, sharing it with Mothership as nicely.

He claimed that the lady had stood him up twice on the earlier two dates they had been speculated to have. The primary time it occurred, she claimed she acquired misplaced. The second time, she was hungover and overslept. She provided to deal with him for dinner to make up for it.

He stated that when the lady ordered an expensive set of beef on the KBBQ restaurant, he took it as an indication of her real regret over what had occurred prior to now. She went to the washroom proper earlier than they parted methods, so he waited for her exterior.

In response to the person, he assumed that she had already paid for the invoice. To his shock, nonetheless, he acquired a message from her after separating, exhibiting in any other case. He has requested the restaurant to not file a police report or lawsuit as a result of he believes he’s not within the fallacious on this case.

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In response to this, netizens have stepped in, sharing their two cents on the matter. Whereas many couldn’t imagine that the 2 spent S$270 on a primary date, others discovered either side too suspicious and suspected they may each be a pair of scammers.

Picture: screengrab from Reddit Singapore

Picture: screengrab from Reddit Singapore

Picture: screengrab from Reddit Singapore

Picture: screengrab from Reddit Singapore

Picture: screengrab from Reddit Singapore

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