It's no fowl play. Feast your eyes on the best turkeys in Singapore!
Turkey is the centrepiece of any Thanksgiving or Christmas feast. But if it’s not the magnum opus of your dinner party, don’t freak out. Preparing a whole turkey is serious business – that’s why it’s okay to seek help from the experts. We hunt down the best turkeys in Singapore, from the classic roast to a few novel creations that’ll leave a lasting impression this Christmas.
Where to get the best turkey in Singapore for Christmas 2023
1. Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
Fancy a Christmas dinner with a twist? Go for Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium’s latest culinary masterpiece, the roasted turkey with coconut crust ($188). The combination of succulent roast turkey with a sumptuous coconut crunch is sure to be a hit at the festive dinner table. Good for 10 to 12 persons, each turkey is served with achar, garlic fried rice, and cream sauce with curry leaves. If you prefer the classics, indulge in the traditional roasted marinated turkey ($188) that’s a timeless crowd pleaser. Complete with roasted potatoes, seasonal vegetables, cranberry sauce and giblet gravy, it’s no wonder it’s the hotel’s bestseller.
For a hassle-free holiday feast, treat yourself to the Santa Claus’ bundle ($408) or Rudolph’s bundle ($388). Each bundle features a 4.5kg turkey, savoury roasts, a log cake and bottle of house wine. Secure your festive order online from 1 Nov to 26 Dec, and score free delivery on orders $400 and above. Psst: enjoy a 20% early bird discount if you place an order before 9 Dec!
Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium, 317 Outram Road, Singapore 169075, and available online
We expect nothing less than perfection from this steakhouse in the heart of Telok Ayer. Meadesmoore has crafted some delectable dine-in family feasts for the festive season. But for those who want to spend their dinner at home, Meadesmoore has a delectable roasted turkey crown on the takeaway menu. Sides include apple and almond tart, duck fat roasted chat potato, and roasted Brussels sprouts.
Meadesmoore, 21A Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069620, and available online
3. Ryan’s Grocery
Known for its quality organic and free-range meats, Ryan’s Grocery celebrates the festive season with a smorgasbord of roasts. That includes the marvellous classic roasted turkey with chicken pizza stuffing and cranberry sauce. All you have to do is some light “cooking” in the form of reheating and you’re all set. This is what we call minimum effort for maximum pleasure.
Ryan’s Grocery, multiple locations including Binjai Park and Great World, and available online
4. Swiss Butchery
Keep it traditional and simple with Swiss Butchery. Amongst its Christmas bundles, you can opt for the one that offers a whole roasted turkey with cranberry sauce. And of course, feel free to zhush up your dinner sitch with a selection of top-notch holiday hams and sausages.
Swiss Butchery, multiple locations including Holland Village and Tanglin Road, and available online
5. Da Paolo Gastronomia
No one wants to deal with bones whenever they bite into their meat. If you agree with that statement, Da Paolo Gastronomia has the solution. Its stuffed boneless roast turkey contains flavourful Cotechino, a traditional Italian pork sausage, chestnuts, and shiitake mushrooms. Dip your carved meat into the housemade truffle gravy; don’t forget to dig into the roasted potatoes and carrots for a balanced Christmas dinner.
Da Paolo Gastronomia, multiple locations including Great World and Cluny Court, and available online
6. Chico Loco
Bored of the traditional Christmas feasts? Well, you’re not alone. Chico Loco swoops in again this year with its annual Mexmas menu. Tuck into Mexican flavours infused in your festive buffet, which includes the herb-marinated turkey, aka the undeniable star of the dining table. Get the rotisserie chicken rice or esquites with chipotle mayo and cojita cheese to accompany your big bird, and you’re all set.
Chico Loco, 102 Amoy Street, Singapore 069922, and available online
If you’re all for roasting your own turkey this year, get the protein from MeatMen. Its halal option flew in all the way from the US and can weigh up to 9kg per whole turkey. The roast will make a great centrepiece for your festive dinners. Looking for turkey recipes? The team recommends grilling it with herb butter, which is loaded with flavour. Sounds delish!
MeatMen, available online and at multiple locations including Empress Road and Holland Grove
8. The Marmalade Pantry
Still looking for the perfect centrepiece? Check out The Marmalade Pantry’s all-new roast turkey, which is house-brined overnight before being slow-roasted. Let’s not forget the glorious brushing of maple bourbon that glazes the turkey and adds a hint of sweetness to the aromatic meat.
The Marmalade Pantry, available online and at multiple locations including Ion Orchard and Bugis
Festive feasts are done right with this French icon which offers your choice of classic or Asian-inspired turkey. Purists can enjoy the Herbes de Provence roast turkey seasoned with sweet and earthy Provencal herbs. It’s also served with cornbread and chestnut stuffing and comes with the brand’s apricot jam and roasted pepper gravy. The Korean soy-glazed roast turkey is the newest offering this year, featuring familiar flavours and additions like vegetable fritters and Thai rice crackers. Go ahead and add a delish Asian spin to your festive dinner.
Paul, available online and at multiple locations including Paragon and Tanglin Mall
10. Little Farms Cafe
When it comes to ordering turkeys in Singapore, you can always count on the ever-reliable Little Farms to come through. Whole birds are stuffed with sourdough apricot and sage and roasted to order before being served with cranberry apple compote and turkey gravy. Make your Thanksgiving feast this year a grander one by adding duck fat roasted potatoes, cauliflower gratin, and butternut pumpkin pie to your order.
Little Farms Cafe, available online
11. The Meat Club
You know it’s the festive season when this butchery rolls out its ranch-raised turkeys. Hailing from the US, each frozen bird weighs 4kg and retails at $60. Now, isn’t that a sweet deal? Go on and add other essentials to your cart before checking out.
The Meat Club, available online
12. Jeffrey’s Christmas Kitchen
For a delicious and affordable pick, Jeffrey’s Christmas Kitchen offers delivery right to your doorstep, keeping prices as low as $10 per pax. With turkey, lamb, pork and chicken, there’s a roast for everyone. The roasted turkey is a crowd-favourite, featuring a free-range bird raised on 100% organic feed. It’s seasoned with rosemary, roasted and chilled to preserve its succulent taste and optimal freshness. Packed with chestnut stuffing, this will be the show pony at your Christmas feast. Want to dig in right away? Opt for your meal to be delivered hot – that way, you can open the packaging and indulge as soon as it arrives. How’s that for a Christmas miracle?
Jeffrey’s Christmas Kitchen, #03-12, AZ Building, 140 Paya Lebar Road, Singapore 409015
Take your pluck – we mean pick – and ring in Christmas with the best turkeys in Singapore!