For times when you crave some body-loving greens, these salad joints in Singapore will be your source for a calorie-friendly meal at lunch or dinner
Wondering where to get your healthy lunch fix? Check out these amazing joints for great salads in Singapore, with most located right in the heart of the city. Some even offer office delivery, online ordering and phone booking for all you busy bees!
Toss & Turn
Brought to you by the Cedele folks, Toss & Turn is a cosy salad and soup bar which offers unusual toppings for your customisable salad – think edamame beans and peppered prawns – and a self-service salad dressing counter. No excuse for a dry salad now!
We gotta give props to this casual sandwich joint just across the street from the Honeycombers HQ – they know how to make humongous bowls of salads that are equally scrumptious to boot! Salad munchers, you wouldn’t want to give this a miss.
Sarnies, 136 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068601, p. 6224 6091.
The Salad Box
Bursting with fresh, healthy goodness, The Salad Box has eight pre-designed salads on menu. For a more wallet-friendly option, you can also choose what goes into your salad bowl with mixtures that start from as low as $6.50. Intrigued? Be sure to pop by their two outlets located at Bugis and Tampines Hub.
The Salad Box, various locations.
With more than half of its outlets within the CBD (a total of 15 outlets), SaladStop! is the go-to salad bar for folks in the area. You’ll be spoilt for choice here; over 60 ingredients are offered to make sure you’ve got top nutritional variety in your salad or wrap of choice.
One of the most affordable healthy options in the city, Sun Moon is a fruit shop that whips up nutritious, juices (think Apple, Beetroot and Carrot for $3.50) and fresh salads for a mere $5 (that’s no typo!). We frequently pop in for a juice as a mid-afternoon pick-me-up – a real winner in our books.
SunMoon, 167 Telok Ayer St, Singapore 068618.
Salad & Wraps
Customise your own salad or wrap from a selection of vegetables, proteins and homemade dressing at Salad & Wraps. You can even call in to place your order and pick up your salad at any of their two outlets – its Raffles Place outlet opens at 9.30am on weekdays, while its Icon Village branch opens at 11am – and you’ll easily beat those pesky lunch queues.
Even carnivores will love the salads at Platypus Gourmet2GO, set up by the folks behind the Platypus brand. For only $6.90, you’ll enjoy a lunch box of fresh greens, pasta or butter rice and hearty portions of meats like beef meatballs, roasted chicken, salmon and sliced duck.
Platypus Gourmet2GO, various locations.
Take a breather during lunchtime at Real Food. We love the Killiney outlet especially – a sprawling open space with bookshelves, couches and soothing music, which offers a refuge from the hectic city. Only four salads are on the menu (other dishes include soups, brown rice sets and all-day breakfast) but all are prepared with fresh organic ingredients for that extra feel-good perk!
The lunch salad bowls (starting from $5.90) from Australian salad chain, Sumo Salad, are a winner. Perfect for the indecisive, this spot lets you choose a combination of two salads out of over eight different ready-made salads for your bowl.
The Salad Shop
The Salad Shop’s philosophy is ‘Salad for everybody’, and has a flexible four-step ordering scheme that helps you customise every detail of your salad. Having difficulty getting a seat at their UOB Plaza branch? Take away your salad and have it alfresco-style along the Singapore River.
The Salad Shop, #01-20, UOB Plaza 2, 80 Raffles Place, Singapore 048624.
MUNCH has grown from a humble little sandwich shop to an impressive salad chain offering a variety of salads, wraps, breakfast bites and juices. They even offer platters for lunch meetings or office parties – a welcome sight for sore eyes for those meetings that stretch way past your lunch hour!
Dig into salads served with premium grilled meats (without chalking up a hefty bill!) at The Lawn. Some favourites are the char-grilled garlic prawns, pacific dory with fresh fruit rub, and Worcestershire black pepper duck.
The Lawn, #01-07, Nanos, 31 Biopolis Way, Singapore 138669.
Da Paolo Gastronomia
In a rush to grab a salad and head back to office? Drop by Da Paolo Gastronomia to pick up ready-made boxes of gourmet salads. Feel free to get a little grocery shopping done while you’re at it, and grab a few boxes of desserts, pastas and homemade sauces.
Da Paolo Gastronomia, various locations.
In case their name didn’t give it away for you, Fresh+ is obsessed with quality and freshness, and conducts rigorous checks on its procured ingredients. Complete your meal with their signature sandwiches and premium coffee (brewed with a superior blend of arabica and robusta beans).