Miss going out to your favourite spot for a good meal? Don’t fret. These restaurants are here to save the day with their delivery services.
Working from home and social distancing have become a central theme in our lives these days and local F&B businesses have taken a huge hit ‘cos of it. While staying fit and healthy during the Covid-19 crisis is paramount, we all can lend a helping hand to our favourite eateries. No, we’re not talking about going on a gastronomical bender. You can show some love to our local restos by ordering your food in. Yes, these restaurants offer delivery services, so let’s raise our cutleries and ride out the storm together!
Jumbo Seafood is here to satiate your seafood cravings. Forget about over-ordering and go for the newly rolled out bento boxes. Each set comes with dishes like de-shelled prawns (yes!!), chicken glazed with tangerine honey, sliced salmon, stir fried broccoli, and braised eggplants, plus with the option of egg fried rice or steamed rice.
Jumbo Seafood, order via foodpanda, GrabFood and Deliveroo.
Scratch that cafe-hopping itch by tucking into Asian-inflected grub by Chopsuey Cafe. From prawn toasties to rice noodles with ribeye to the ever-satisfying dim sum basket, you won’t feel like you’re missing out on the serene ambience at Dempsey Hill.
Chopsuey Cafe, order via Deliveroo and foodpanda.
Hankering for some authentic Peranakan nosh? The godmother of Nyonya cuisine, Violet Oon, is here to rescue us with all with her spicy dishes that will soothe our quarantined or social distancing souls. Labelled as petite feasts, there are three delivery menus to choose from and trust us, these aren’t petite. They feed up to six people! We’re talking about beef rendang, assam fish and ayam buah keluak.
Violet Oon, order via 9834 9935 or [email protected], islandwide delivery.
This Asian-inspired grill has entered the restaurant delivery scene and we’re here for it. Spoil yourself by ordering baos stuffed with fried chicken and yuzu kosho mayo or bacon cheeseburger. Up the ante on your stay-home weekend by ordering from the Sunday Roast menu: Fantastic, melt-in-your-mouth roast beef, lamb rump, pork belly and classic sides like Yorkshire pudding and roast potatoes.
Butcher Boy, order via Whatsapp at +65 8752 9578, islandwide delivery.
Both its outlets (Little India and Telok Ayer) are here to bring you delicious smoked meats right at your doorstep. Having a meal with the fam? Go for the sharing packs that cater up to 10 pax and don’t forget mouthwatering burgers like pulled pork or beef marmalade. Or, take the spicy route with Indian-inspired BBQ from the Little India branch. Think tandoori chicken wings, veal brisket chapati and the glorious biryani pack that comes with Madras pork cheeks, butter chicken and beef seekh kebab.
MeatSmith, order online, islandwide delivery.
New Ubin Seafood
You’ll be glad to know that this iconic zi char joint does islandwide delivery. The menu spotlights perennial faves like prawn paste chicken wings, black angus ribeye, cereal butter prawns and chilli crab. What are you waiting for? A typical Singaporean dining affair awaits without leaving your crib.
New Ubin Seafood, order online, islandwide delivery.
Park Bench Deli
Imagine this: Waking up hungover on a sunny Saturday morning and you’re craving for something greasy… Well, instead of ordering a certain sausage muffin, get your fill with Park Bench Deli’s OTT sammies. Yes, let’s thank the islandwide delivery gods. With just a few clicks, you can sink your teeth into the Straight Up Egg, Crispy Hot Chicken or the classic PB&J sandwich.
Park Bench Deli, order online, islandwide delivery.
The team behind this restaurant pushed the boundaries of Korean cuisine, which heavily features beef and pork, by creating vegetarian versions of dishes like kimchi soup and army stew. Don’t miss out on the handmade kimchi mandu, which comes with over 15 ingredients – a flavour bomb waiting to happen when you pop one in your mouth.
Boneless Kitchen, order online, islandwide delivery.
Getting sick and tired of run-of-the-mill bread at home? Get wood-fired breads from Firebake. While you’re at it, enjoy the signature Australian prawn capellini and wagyu beef burger with beef patitsada jam. End your home dining experience on a sweet note with some bread and butter pudding.
Firebake, order via Deliveroo and GrabFood.
There’s nothing like a pot of spicy curry to jolt your senses while working from home. Slurp on Malabar fish curry (don’t worry it’s boneless), vindaloo curry or Bombay mutton curry from Curry Culture. If you’re a carb fiend like us, pair the curry with cheese naan for the ultimate Indian meal.
Curry Culture, order online or via 62356133.
Pince & Pints
While you’re shackled up at home, Pince & Pints is providing your favourite lobster fix on tap. Whether you like it steamed, grilled or in a roll, the convenient islandwide delivery will have you covered. Dining with the entire fambam? Pick the “feast for 6” option as it comes with an array of, you guessed it… lobster dishes, including the tempting lobster mac and cheese.
Pince & Pints, order online, islandwide delivery.
Tacos are sure to cure the stay-at-home blues. The DIY taco option is a fun food activity when you’re bored out of your mind. Heat up the tortillas and build them with fillings like chorizo sausage, shrimp, mushroom and grilled fish. For a heady reward, you can sip on pre-mixed margaritas that come in flavours like spicy mango and strawberry. Sounds like a Mexican fiesta, if you ask us.
Papi’s Tacos, order online, islandwide delivery.
Using number 65 aka our country code as inspiration for its moniker, this new player puts a unique spin on Singaporean classics. You’ll find dishes like Asian-spiced pan-seared salmon, cheesy lobster carrot cake and the meat platter, which features chicken panggang, pork ribs and ribeye, on the delivery menu. The best part is you can have all of it ordered in.
Route 65, order via Deliveroo and GrabFood.
VeganBurg is the world’s first 100% plant-based burger joint established in 2010 – yes, way before variety of vegan fare you can find today. Not only do these burgers taste scrumptious, they’re also super Instagram-worthy. Give the Hawaiian Teriyaki, Smoky BBQ or Mustang Relish a try from the comfort of your couch.
VeganBurg, order via GrabFood and Deliveroo.