Treat your family and friends to a spectacular spread with this lavish list of Chinese New Year food delivery and takeaway options in Singapore.
Ready for multiple rounds of yusheng tossing, reunion dinner cheer and non-stop snacking? Now that you’ve got your cheongsams and festive outfits sorted, it’s time to order up a storm before the big day. If home is where the heart is, we’re here to make your life a little easier with our pick of excellent food delivery and takeaway options for Chinese New Year in Singapore. Behold, the finest restaurants for your CNY stay-home feasts.
Best Chinese New Year 2024 food delivery and takeaway in Singapore
1. Xin Cuisine Chinese Restaurant
Ring in an auspicious New Year with lavish takeaways from Xin Cuisine Chinese Restaurant. Starting with a quintessential CNY dish, the Boston lobster and ikura yusheng is sure to steal the limelight. Think: succulent, sweet lobster meat drizzled with tangy passion fruit sauce. Or, choose among four other variations, including Xin’s signature salmon yusheng and baby abalone yusheng. And feel free to jazz it up with additional salmon, abalone and crackers!
To complete the sumptuous spread, we’re loving these classic dishes: crispy roast suckling pig, home-style roast duck with tea leaves, and Xin’s traditional pen cai that’s loaded with premium ingredients like whole abalone, fresh scallop and deep-fried fish maw. Wanna take the indulgence up a notch? Consider Xin’s prosperity pen cai or imperial pen cai, featuring the likes of lobster and bird’s nest. Finally, cap off the feasting with the signature yam and pumpkin cake, or classic nian gao with coconut sauce. Psst: place your orders before 31 Dec 2023 to score 20% off your bill!
Xin Cuisine Chinese Restaurant, order online, available from now till 24 February 2024
2. Neo Garden Catering
Wanna snag the title of best host this Lunar New Year? Look no further than Neo Garden Catering’s magnificent yusheng menu. Meticulously crafted as an auspicious dragon head, the vibrant Abundance Dragon yusheng (from $488) is the perfect showstopper, complete with fresh and flavourful ingredients. Or, amp up the grandeur with the Majestic Longevity Dragon yusheng (from $3,888), ranging from 8m to a spectacular 1,088m that’s perfect for your CNY corporate parties. Adorned with quintessential yusheng ingredients in every inch, trust us, this masterpiece will be the talk of the table.
Stunning yusheng selections aside, this caterer has your reunion feast covered with set menus and buffet options aplenty. For a cosy gathering of eight to 10, check out the Happiness Reunion set ($398.88), featuring Neo’s Prosperity yusheng and Eight Treasures Vegetable; or the Majestic Reunion set ($568.88), with delights like the auspicious spring platter and golden grouper with soy ginger dip. Larger gatherings with 30 pax or more can also look towards the Bountiful, Abundance and Prosperity packages – each features an indulgent line-up of yusheng, CNY crowd faves and refreshing desserts. Talk about the full package!
Neo Garden Catering, order online
3. Deli Hub
Forget about cooking up a storm this CNY; leave your reunion feast and corporate get-togethers in the trusty hands of one of Neo Group’s star caterers, Deli Hub. With a focus on quality and affordability, it’s no wonder this caterer has earned its place as an industry veteran of over 20 years. Blow your guests away with its line-up of CNY specialties featuring delightful modern twists, including the Nonya yusheng ($128), truffle roasted duck ($98.80) and braised ee-fu noodles ($4.50 per pax).
For a fuss-free spread, opt for the all-inclusive buffet packages (from $29.88 per pax). Each buffet comes with mouth-watering starters, mains and desserts, alongside a full table and warmer set-up. Standouts include the Nonya Celebration package, with the likes of crispy yam puffs with seafood, wok-fried butter prawns and its signature curry chicken. Need a feast for 15 to 20 pax? The Treasure Trove package lets you choose up to nine dishes for delicacies such as lychee sweet and sour fish, and imperial ebi with yuzu mayo. From 26 January to 3 March 2024 (excluding 9-11 Feb, 16-18 Feb and 23-25 Feb), enjoy $2 off per pax on the buffet packages – so get to ordering, stat!
Deli Hub, order online
Whether you’re hosting a huge office bash or an intimate reunion dinner at home, get your CNY feast sorted effortlessly with CaterCo. This halal-certified one-stop shop boasts an array of mini buffets and auspicious selections that will suit every palate. Packed in lightweight trays for fuss-free replating and heating up, putting together a feast has never been easier. Starting with a CNY must-have, choose from a variety of yushengs for different party sizes, including the Prosperity yusheng ($88.80) that’s ideal for 12 to 15 guests. Complete the sumptuous spread with the likes of umami-packed seafood braised thick noodles, and firecracker fragrant chicken that packs a spicy punch.
Lunar New Year is all about quality time with your loved ones, so why not add a touch of warmth to your gathering with the Prosperous popiah DIY set ($88)? Catch up around the dinner table, while creating delectable spring rolls with all your fave ingredients. To sweeten the celebration, cap off your feast with the irresistible orh nee dessert. A harmonious medley of creamy yam and fragrant coconut milk, this traditional delicacy sets the tone for a year of sweetness and prosperity.
CaterCo, order online
5. Shangri-La Singapore
Renowned for its exquisite culinary craftsmanship, Shangri-La Singapore presents a selection of gourmet delights that will add a touch of opulence to your reunion table. Start with its premium yusheng varieties: choose from the richness of South African abalone, Hokkaido scallop, and Scottish smoked salmon; the decadence of lobster with Scottish smoked salmon; the popular Norwegian smoked salmon; or the addictive crunch of golden crispy fish skin.
For an indulgent feast to celebrate the grandeur of the season, indulge in the Prosperity Luxury Combo ($638.80 nett for 8 pax). Standout dishes include the Abundance pen cai, Fortune abalone yusheng, deboned salt crusted chicken wrapped in lotus leaf, and fragrant glutinous rice with preserved meat — a symphony of flavours that symbolises prosperity and good fortune.
No feast is complete without sweet treats. Taking center stage is a series of nian gao curated by chef Daniel Cheung. These handcrafted delicacies come in both traditional and innovative renditions, including trehalose, peach gum, rose, and coconut nian gao; mung bean and dhal nian gao; three layers nian gao; radish cake with dried scallop, shrimp, and preserved meat nian gao; as well as the timeless traditional nian gao with coconut milk and brown sugar. Psst: there’s also an irresistible selection of classic goodies like yuzu pineapple tarts, truffle sambal prawn roll and more!
Shangri-La Singapore, order online, available from now till 24 February 2024
6. Ichiban Boshi
Fancy a reunion dinner beyond the ordinary? Ditch the usual CNY line-up for a sumptuous Japanese-inspired spread from Ichiban Boshi. From yusheng to treasure pot, there’ll be classic dishes infused with distinct flavours and ingredients from the Land of the Rising Sun. Begin the feast proper by tossing to prosperity with the signature salmon yuzu yusheng (from $56.80++). Available in two sizes, each boasts a mountain of fresh Norwegian salmon sashimi, shredded veggies and classic yusheng elements, drizzled with a refreshing yuzu sauce made with ingredients from Japan.
Other unmissable dishes include the Japanese treasure pot ($268) that’s teeming with whole abalones, sashimi-grade scallops, snow crab legs and more; the yuzu-infused Prosperity duck ($118); and abalone stuffed roast chicken ($98). If you’re looking for a hassle-free option, the online-exclusive reunion bundles (from $348.80) are up for grabs, too. Don’t miss out on these perks: snag limited edition red packets with every yusheng purchased (while stocks last), or place your orders in stores by 26 Jan 2024 to enjoy $6 off with a minimum $60 spend.
Oh, and stand to win prizes worth up to $6,000 in the Prosperity lucky draw, when you spend a minimum $100 on these CNY items in stores with a DBS/POSB credit card!
Ichiban Boshi, order online and at multiple locations including Great World and United Square, available online from now till 21 February and in-stores till 24 February, collection from 23 January to 24 February 2024
7. Chilli Manis
Up for a Lunar New Year feast that stands out from the rest? Leave your guests floored with a sumptuous Peranakan spread from Chilli Manis. With a Google rating of 4.8 stars and more than 600 reviews, this leading caterer means serious business when it comes to festive indulgence. Choose from a variety of set menus and mini buffets, or curate your own spread with mouth-watering a la carte dishes. Whether it’s the Peranakan Nyonya yusheng or Auspicious treasure pot, every dish will go hand-in-hand with your fave CNY staples.
The caterer’s top-selling Peranakan Jewel menu is also making a highly-anticipated comeback. Ideal for gatherings with 30 pax, this set menu is available in eight, nine or ten-course options (from $25 per pax). From scrumptious mains to decadent pastries and desserts, you’ll get to customise an all-inclusive feast. Spoilt for choice? Signature dishes like the kampong dry laksa, ayam buah keluak and Nyonya braised duck are sure to be crowd-pleasers. Wash it all down with refreshing pink guava or iced roselle before capping it off with a sweet treat, like the snowy almond jelly with longan or yam paste with gingko nuts.
Chilli Manis, order online
8. Copthorne King’s Hotel Singapore
Take the stress out of prepping a CNY feast with takeaway goodies from Copthorne King’s Hotel. Begin the feast with the Prosperity smoked salmon yusheng, featuring savoury salmon slices alongside a medley of classic ingredients for a bountiful start to the season. Follow that up with the Teochew golden fortune pot pen cai for a truly auspicious feast. This dish is a treasure trove of premium ingredients including abalone, sea cucumber, prawns and roasted duck. Chopsticks out: each layer unveils a delicious bite!
For an elaborate feast, have a roaring new year with the Auspicious family bundle set, featuring a curated ensemble of culinary delights. This includes the Prosperity smoked salmon yusheng, deep-fried soft shell prawn, braised pork shank with black moss, steamed glutinous rice with preserved waxed meat, conpoy and black truffle, as well as steamed nian gao with peanuts and coconut. Top it all off with the homemade supreme sauces by masterchef Lui to take the flavours to the next level. We’re talking about the supreme XO chilli sauce and homemade supreme dried oyster sauce, perfect as complements to any dish or as condiments for any homemade creations.
Perk alert: enjoy 20% off for selected CNY goodies for orders by 31 January 2024. From 1 to 4 February 2024, enjoy 10% off selected CNY goodies.
Copthorne King’s Hotel Singapore, order online, available now till 20 February 2024
9. Lavish Dine Catering
Gather your loved ones around for a fortune-laden feast from Lavish Dine Catering this CNY. Boasting bountiful set menus and buffet packages, hosting will be a breeze no matter your party size. Grab your chopsticks and toss in style with the 30-inch Lucky Dragon yusheng ($488) that will steal the spotlight; or the Fortune yusheng (from $388) served with eight jumbo Mandarin oranges and a prosperous greeting. The feast continues with a la carte specialties, including the Auspicious treasure pot (from $298) simmered with premium goodies like 10-head abalone and fish maw; and Fortune chestnut chicken ($58.80).
Wanna curate a sumptuous spread with prosperity in every bite? Check out the Lavish Treasures line-up, featuring dishes like the Prosperity Fortune platter ($168) filled with smoked duck, baby octopus and crispy gyozas, and the oriental scallop with vermicelli ($5 per pax). Cap it all off with kueh salat, ang ku kueh and baked tapioca from the Lucky Nonya kueh platter ($68). For cosy get-togethers of 8 to 10 pax, opt for the all-inclusive Gourmet packs (from $398.88). Tuck into delicacies such as salmon yusheng, sea cucumber braised duck, and golden grouper with soy ginger dip, alongside Chinese desserts like snow fungus with longan and gingko nut.
Perk alert: from now till 31 Jan 2024, use the promo code ‘LAVISHHC’ to receive a 2-litre pouch of cranberry osmanthus tea infusion and an insulated reusable bag with every order. Valid for orders with a minimum $488 spend, T&Cs apply.
Lavish Dine Catering, order online, available from 26 January to 3 March 2024
10. Paradox Singapore Merchant Court
Dive into the heart of local heritage with these Chinese New Year takeaway treats. Bring home the Peranakan-style yusheng ($188) that pays homage to the rich Peranakan culinary culture. Picture this: baby abalones nestled among shredded sweet potatoes, fried glass noodles, vegetables and more, creating a delightful medley of flavours and textures. Top it off with a drizzle of tantalising tamarind dressing for the perfect auspicious bite.
Take the stress out of reunion dinner prep by bagging the Fortune Bundle ($788). With highlights like the Peranakan-style yusheng, pongteh-style pork belly served with Taiwanese steamed buns, and pan-fried nian gao, this bundle promises a bountiful meal. Better yet, add the Jade Dragon Cake ($98) to your feast – it’s a showstopping creation featuring luscious Mao Shan Wang durian nestled within layers of fluffy vanilla sponge cake. This intricate dessert is a delight for both the eyes and palate!
Perk alert: enjoy 25% off your total order from now till 21 February 2024.
Paradox Singapore Merchant Court, order online, available from now till 24 February 2024
11. Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay, Singapore
Unleash a roaring good feast in the comfort of your home with the Happiness Reunion bundle ($688) ideal for 10 pax. Tuck into delicacies such as salmon yusheng, braised pig’s trotter with abalone, steamed seabass with dried oyster in mushroom sauce, and more! Take the celebrations to greater heights by adding a festive must-have: the premium treasure pot. Choose between the Blossoming abalone treasure pot (from $328) that’s brimming with premium ingredients like sea cucumber and 10-head whole abalone; and the vegetarian Deluxe treasure pot ($368), boasting an assortment of plant-based delights.
And what’s a CNY feast without some gourmet extras? Complete the lavish spread with succulent barbecued meats, an array of yusheng and other timeless delicacies. We’re eyeing the water chestnut nian gao ($68), Prosperous Reunion Happiness trio-layer nian gao ($68), as well as the chef’s signature, radish cake crafted with Hokkaido dried scallop and trio shrimps ($78). Oh, and be sure to check out the scrumptious line-up of CNY goodies, too. With a plethora of fresh bakes like pineapple balls and cashew nut cookies, it’s your chance to stock up for the joyous festivities!
Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay, Singapore, order online, available for delivery and self-collection from now till 24 February 2024
12. Kai Garden
Elevate your reunion dinner with the Cantonese restaurant’s collection of set menus for CNY 2024. The Harmony option ($148++ per pax) offers dishes such as smoked salmon yusheng with olive oil, double-boiled soup with mirror fish, morel mushrooms and chicken, deep-fried cod fillet, and pan-fried glutinous rice cake. But if you’re feeling indulgent, go for other variations such as the Longevity ($368++ per pax). You’ll dig into Japanese scallop yusheng, Boston lobster pincer with Peking duck slice, braised 3-headed abalone, and loads more.
Kai Garden, order online
13. Crystal Jade
Hit up this crowd favourite to make all your gatherings and reunion dinners fuss-free. From yusheng to roast meat dishes to traditional desserts, Crystal Jade offers it all. Check out the four-course Auspicious Reunion Feast takeaway bundle ($492.40) for communal sharing, or go for the new take-home DIY steamboat bundle ($88) to enjoy a collagen chicken soup base swimming with prawn wantons and Prosperity “money bags”.
Other goodies on the menu include crispy chicken stuffed with fried glutinous rice ($40.80) and the Longevity 8-coloured appetiser platter ($52.80) featuring Wuxi deep-fried whitebait, iced drunken boneless chicken thigh, crispy beancurd sheet with mushroom and more. End off with the Huat pineapple longan jelly ($23.80) for a sweet touch.
Crystal Jade, order online, available from now till 19 February 2024, collection from 19 January 2024 onwards at selected outlets
14. Stamford Catering
Hosting CNY dinner at home? Customise your ideal meal with Stamford Catering’s Happy Reunion a la carte sides that feature the Auspicious Lobster Treasure yusheng, the classic pun choy, and new dishes like oven-roasted lemon lavender whole chicken with peach salsa. Or take your pick from the Joyful, Blessing or Prosperity Reunion Bundles for a grand spread of delicacies such as ginseng chicken with golden pumpkin. They’re perfect for parties of eight to ten! P.S. Halal-certified and vegetarian options are available, too.
For those celebrating with the work fam, check out the individually packed festive bento sets with delights like HK-style braised beef brisket, battered snapper fillet with assam pineapple sauce and more. With so many choices, you can easily cater fuss-free buffets for family gatherings, bundles for intimate dinners, and bentos for corporate lunches.
Perk alert: quote ‘GOLDENHC’ to enjoy the 10-piece golden pumpkin croquette when you order CNY menus online before 28 January 2024. Each order is entitled to one complimentary dish per address, while stocks last.
Stamford Catering, order online, available for delivery from 24 January to 9 March 2024
15. Mimi Restaurant
Make Lunar New Year 2024 extra special with a sumptuous food delivery from this modern Chinese restaurant. The festive menu spotlights smoked salmon yusheng ($88) alongside dishes such as camphor tea smoked duck ($88), crispy roasted chicken ($48), braised abalone with shiitake mushroom and goose feet ($88), and lotus leaf-wrapped cured meat glutinous rice ($48).
Mimi Restaurant, order online, available from 29 January to 24 February 2024
16. Dian Xiao Er
If pen cai is the highlight of your Lunar New Year, look to this Chinese restaurant for the culinary masterpiece. Free from preservatives and additives, it’s a wholesome dish brimming with traditional Chinese flavours and ingredients such as abalone, fish maw, sea cucumber, prawns, mushrooms, dried scallops, and fish roe “fortune bags”.
Dian Xiao Er, order at multiple locations including Waterway Point and Jewel Changi Airport
17. Modern Provision
Hit up this new online grocer to enjoy hassle-free CNY feasts at home. The four steamboat sets, which feed four to eight, come in options like seafood, pork, beef and, well, everything. Starting from $118, the pork set includes Iberico pork loin and collar from Spain. Meanwhile, the Everything set ($388) includes a bounty of Australian seafood and premium Japanese beef cuts. All orders come with your choice of seafood dashi or Beauty & The Broth, organic mushrooms, greens, chilli crunch, and sambal matah.
Modern Provision, order online, available for delivery from 1 – 24 February 2024
18. Mouth Restaurant
Treat your family to the CNY takeaway menu for five and savour dishes like poached abalone, sauteed whole sea prawn in salted egg gravy, sakura prawn seafood e-fu noodles and, of course, a yusheng platter ($188++, U.P. $228++). Alternatively, you can browse through the a la carte section, where you’ll find classics such as roast duck, roast pork, and the Treasure Pot filled with abalone, dried scallops and more.
Mouth Restaurant, order online, available from 25 January to 24 February 2024
19. Kian Seng Seafood
The popular zi char restaurant is back with its Lunar New Year menus (from $458 for four to six pax) for takeaway and free delivery on the eve of CNY. Delectable dishes on the line-up include yusheng, the multi Treasure Pot, deep-fried soon hock fish, rice with Chinese sausage and yam, and a dessert treat. P.S. place your orders in advance to avoid disappointment!
Kian Seng Seafood, order online
Now you’re all set to celebrate a fuss-free Chinese New Year 2024 with these food delivery and takeaway options in Singapore!