CNY dinner planning getting you in a tizzy? Take a breather and check out our handy Quandoo quide instead for the best Chinese restaurants in town
Kick off the Year of the Rooster with a fuss-free reunion dinner this Lunar New Year! Thanks to the folks at Quandoo, booking a proper CNY feast is now a breeze, as the restaurant booking platform features a solid list of renowned restos found all ‘round our lil’ red dot – simply book via the Quandoo website or mobile app, so you can spend less time prepping and more time ushering in the new year with the fam.
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*Reservation and meal itself must be completed before 28 Feb 2017
Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant
Not only is this high-end restaurant a sure-fire way to impress the relatives, Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant is also conveniently located in the heart of Orchard Road at Singapore Marriott Hotel Tang Plaza. Their Lunar New Year Eve set menu on 27 January starts from $98.80 per person (min. 8-10 persons) and is also available for booking on the same day, while their Lunar New Year set menus are available from now ’til 11 February 2017.
Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant, 320 Orchard Road Singapore Marriott Hotel, Singapore 238865.
Lan Ting Cuisine and Wine
Wine and dine with Lan Ting’s specially curated CNY set dinners including the Longevity menu ($268 for 4 persons), Harmony menu ($328 for 4 persons), Auspicious menu ($488 for 6 persons) and more. Look forward to items like sautéed king prawn, and Sichuan sauce and crispy roasted chicken alongside an extensive wine list for an unforgettable (and boozy) feast. But if you want a satisfying mid-day meal instead, then check out their yummy dim sum offerings.
Lan Ting Cuisine And Wine, #01-02 SpringVale 907, East Coast Road, Singapore 459107.
Prima Tower Revolving Restaurant
This longstanding – or long turning – iconic revolving restaurant perched high atop Keppel Road have won legions of fans over the years with their signature dishes like the revered Peking duck and bird’s nest with egg white soup. Get ready to tuck into Prima’s bevy of delish Chinese dishes, all while taking in the panoramic views of our cityscape.
Prima Tower Revolving Restaurant, Keppel Road 201, Singapore 099419.
Sea Tripod Seafood Paradise
Switch up the ol’ reunion dinner with a slew of fresh seafood, steamed to perfection right at your table! From 1 January to 11 February 2017, Sea Tripod is offering exclusive New Year set meals for 6 pax ($398) and 8 pax ($528) that includes live lobster, sea bass and crab, with a free bottle of red or white wine house pour to usher in the Year of the Rooster.
Sea Tripod Seafood Paradise, #01-02 Dorsett Residence, 331 New Bridge Road, Singapore 088764.
Tao Seafood Asia
Worried about planning a CNY party with die-hard traditionalists in the family? Fret not! Tao Seafood Asia serves up authentic Chinese cuisine that even your grandparents will approve. Don’t miss out on Tao’s special seafood promotion to enjoy 30% off a la carte food items that’s only available on weekends and public holidays.
Tao Seafood Asia,#02-10 Asia Square Tower 2, 12 Marina View, Singapore 018961.
Craving for some Teochew delicacies instead? Then check out Ubin Kitchen, where they dish out items like Teochew style steamed pomfret and glutinous rice in lotus leaf. Their CNY lunch and dinner specials start from 15 January to 11 February and are priced between $368-$598. Be sure to book by Quandoo and make a full payment to receive complimentary barbecued pork, exclusively for Quandoo reservations!
Ubin Kitchen, 357 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427602.
Perhaps one of the newer restaurants in this round-up, VLV has made waves with their swanky, modern interiors and an exquisite menu that boasts dishes like braised South African whole abalone and shiitake in abalone jus, and steamed Boston lobster with bonito and egg white. For Chinese New Year, VLV offers special set menus that start from $98++ per person (for 2 pax) to $268++ per person (min. 4 pax).
VLV Singapore,#01-02, 3A River Valley Road, Singapore 179020.
Xin Cuisine Chinese Restaurant
Known for their unconventional take on Chinese delicacies, Xin Cuisine strays from the status quo and marries a myriad of different cuisines to whip up yummy dishes like barbecued suckling pig with foie gras, yam and Japanese cucumber, and scallop dumpling with dragon fruit in salted egg yolk sauce. Whether you’re having an intimate dinner for two or treating your extended family for a feast, Xin’s festive set menu accommodates a range of party sizes ($198++ for 2 pax, $818++ for 8 pax, $968++ for 10 pax).
Xin Cuisine Chinese Restaurant, 317 Outram Road, Singapore 169075.
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