National Day feasting will be different again this year, adhering to the latest restrictions with dining-in not being an option until August 18th (fingers crossed!). With the National Day Parade also being postponed in light of the recent spike in Covid cases, let’s bring about some cheer and lift our spirits and still continue to celebrate the month of August with these delectable takeaway and delivery deals. What better way to spend time with the family and support our F&B industry at the same time? Here are the best deals on the island!
From takeaway feasts with familiar comforting flavors to unique goodies inspired by Singapore’s culture and current affairs – these are just some of the activities Shangri-La Singapore has planned to mark the country’s 56th National Day. The options are all available for takeaway or islandwide delivery. Enjoy the Peranakan Takeaway Feast from The Lobby Lounge for flavors that are close to home. Celebrate National Day at home with the five different savory dishes, encompassing DIY Popiah, Fish Maw Soup, Nyonya Chicken Curry, Babi Pongteh, and Nyonya Chap Chye. Do not miss out on the National Day “Fun Pack” either. It makes for a perfect gift set and visual treat of intricately designed items, such as a Milo Dinosaur Potong, Chocolate Kachang, a traditional takeaway Kopi-O tin, “Prata” and more, all made from chocolate and icing. The National Day goodies and takeaway feasts can be purchased online for self-pick-up or islandwide delivery. To order takeaway or retail goodies, visit bit.ly/SLSNationalDay21.
Shangri-La Singapore, 22 Orange Grove Road, Singapore 258350, www.shangri-la-sgdining.com/singapore/web/index.aspx
From August 1 to 31, 2021, celebrate Singapore’s 56 years of independence with all-new cakes and cupcakes inspired by local nostalgic flavors. Freshly baked with a South-East Asian specialty – gula melaka, the delectable sweets are a perfect treat to enjoy with family, friends, and loved ones. The range includes the Gula Melaka Petite Cake (SG$20++, 200g) and Ondeh Ondeh Cupcake (SG$6++), of which the latter is also created in a petite version – Ondeh Ondeh Petite Cupcake as part of The Marmalade Pantry’s signature afternoon tea set (SG$54++ for two persons) available at the Downtown and Novena outlets. You can also order online here.
The Marmalade Pantry, Multiple Locations, www.themarmaladepantry.com.sg/promos/marmalade-ndp-exclusive
With National Day celebrations held at the heart of the city and across the heartlands this year, Blue Jasmine presents a spectacular feast of vibrant Thai flavors for takeaway via self-collection and delivery. Featuring the nation’s colors of red and white to mark the occasion, the four-course SG 56th Birthday Set (SG$56 nett for 4 persons) and five easy rice bowls (SG$5.60 nett each) are available from August 1 to 31, 2021. Blue Jasmine also introduces more Thai favorites to the array of a la carte classics and street food staples this August. Orders for takeaway via self-collection and delivery may be placed www.blue-jasmine-singapore.myshopify.com. Island-wide delivery is available at a flat fee of SG$20 nett. For inquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 6824 8851.
Blue Jasmine, Level 5, Park Hotel Farrer Park, 10 Farrer Park Station Road, Singapore 217564, www.parkhotelgroup.com/en/farrerpark/blue-jasmine
Tablescape presents a Sofa Menu fashioned for lounging to the National Day Parade (NDP) live stream at home. The menu offers an indulgent spread of savories and desert selection that feeds two pax for SG$56nett, available only from August 1 to 30, 2021. The National Day Sofa Menu pays tribute to Singapore on its birthday with dishes influenced by favorite local flavors showcasing a seamless confluence of the East and West such as the sumptuous Baguette with Ham and Hae Bee Hiam Mayo and Mentaiko Sliders. Other dishes on the menu include Chili Crab Tartlet, Foie Gras (Classic Bestseller), Tapioca Chips and Assorted Nuts, Dessert Platter - Red Velvet Cheesecake, Chocolate Hazelnut Mousseline, Pralines, Éclairons (èclair-shaped macarons).
Tablescape, Level 3, Grand Park City Hall, 10 Coleman Street, Singapore 179809, www.parkhotelgroup.com/en/cityhall/tablescape
To mark Singapore’s 56th birthday, PizzaExpress is celebrating National Day with an amalgamation of pizza flavors that showcase the melting pot that is Singapore. From a sleepy fishing village to a thriving financial and commerce hub, Singapore’s evolution over the decades has been a product and effort of its people that come from all walks of life and background. Starting from August 2, 2021, PizzaExpress will be featuring four exclusive ‘Uniquely Singapore’ National Day specials. Key Highlights include Beef Rendang Pizza, Chicken Satay Pizza, Tandoori Chicken Pizza, and Laksa Pizza.
PizzaExpress, Orchard, Holland Village, Off North Bridge Road, www.pizzaexpress.sg
Food brings people together, and there is no better way to mark the nation’s birthday than with Singapore’s favorite pastime – bonding over good food. From August 1 to 31, 2021, Yàn pays homage to the country with a repertoire of local-inspired dim sum. The special selection spans from an à la carte menu (from SG$4++ per item) for dine-in during lunchtime, to a Dim Sum Party Takeaway Set (SG$88 nett for 3 to 4 persons). Highlights include the Steamed Xiao Long Bao with Minced Pork and Chilli Crab Meat Soup (SG$8++ for 4 pieces), a dim sum that draws inspiration from the renowned Singaporean delicacy. Also check out Yán's nod to the hawker culture in Singapore is Yàn’s Deep-fried Satay Pork Spring Roll (SG$7.50++ for 3 pieces).
Yán, National Gallery Singapore, 1 St. Andrew’s Road, #05-02, Singapore 178957, +65 63845585, www.yan.com.sg
COLLIN’S celebrate Singapore’s 56th Birthday with a 56% discount on their Signature Grilled Chicken Chop and Tender Lamb Chop and Crispy Fish Fillet with Tempura Calamari with Truffle Mushroom Soup. This limited-time promotion is available for delivery on Grab Food, Food Panda, and Deliveroo.
COLLIN'S, Multiple Locations, www.collins.sg/promotions
Order in all your fav dishes from Crystal Jade this National Day and enjoy up to 30% off through purchasing JPoints on Crystal Jade’s e-store to redeem for takeaway orders! Download the Crystal Jade SG app to sign up for FREE and purchase JPoints here - bit.ly/CJJpoints. Offer valid for JPoints purchased from now till August 30, 2021. Non-Jadeite members can also enjoy 20% off walk-in takeaway orders at all Crystal Jade Restaurants (except Crystal Jade My Bread). View the menu here.
Crystal Jade Group, Multiple Locations, www.crystaljade.com/index
Hawkers’ Street is a concept created to bring all of your favorite and famed hawkers nearer to all Singaporeans to ensure the continuity of hawker dining habits by placing them under one roof. Explore the tantalizing dishes by Singapore’s famed and Michelin-accredited hawker stalls that reflect the multicultural identity as Singaporeans and resonate across all races and social strata. Available for takeaways. Delivery is also available from Foodpanda, Grab food, and Deliveroo.
Hawkers' Street, 2 Orchard Turn, ION Orchard, #B4-66, Singapore 238801, www.hawkersstreet.com.sg/index.php
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