The Christmas and New Year festivities may be over but as we all know, Chinese New Year 2021 is just around the corner on 12 February . This only means one thing: More feast-ivities, where overindulging and excessive eating are not just highly excusable but customary.
Let the feasts begin from 11 February 2021, the eve of Chinese New Year, traditionally celebrated with a reunion dinner for the extended family. Since eight guests per day are allowed, spread out your get-togethers over the 15 days of the Lunar New Year.
Take advantage of exclusive UOB Cards promotions to save some money this CNY 2021! All UOB Cardholders get to enjoy up to $10 off, using promo code “ODDLEUOB” when you pay with your UOB Card. Get your yu sheng for exuberant lo hei tosses, as well as pen cai, reunion sets, nian gao and other CNY goodies from our participating restaurants that deliver islandwide and provide pickup services.
1. A-One Claypot House: Chinese claypot delights
Known for serving up local favourites using traditional cooking methods, A-One Claypot House prides itself on using fresh ingredients and no preservatives.
If you’re hoping to indulge in a hearty meal without the cooking prep and hassle, A-One offers islandwide delivery! Get your hands on the Prosperity Reunion Set ($588) serving up to 10 pax for your upcoming reunion meals. The set includes the Abundant Earth Abalone Yu Sheng, Deep Fried Prawn with Creamy Salted Egg Sauce, and more.
2. Butter Studio: Spice up your celebrations with Spicy Mala Cookies
Butter Studio has launched its Gourmet Cookie Collection just in time for the festive season. Serving a variety of cookies such as their bestseller Lychee Kueh Bangkit ($22.80), Sea Salt Red Velvet Cookies ($20.80), and the all-new Spicy Mala Cookies ($22.80), there’s plenty to go around the table! You will be stoked to know that all of their handcrafted delights are halal-certified, so your Muslim friends can enjoy the feast-ivities.
3. CHAR Restaurant: A hearty galore of roasts for all
What better food to kick off your CNY celebrations with than Roast Pork? Or better still, with Char Restaurant’s Signature Char Siew featured in all of their Chinese New Year Sets including Abundance Menu A ($285) and Happiness Menu A ($482). Carmelised, savoury and succulent, their famed roasts are guaranteed to keep you coming back for more.
4. Four Seasons Singapore: Luxurious Chinese New Year 2021 reunion essentials
Located at Four Seasons Hotel is Michelin-starred restaurant Jiang-Nan Chun, known for their traditional Cantonese food and one-of-a-kind Peking duck.
5. JUMBO Seafood: Feast like royalty with premium seafood picks
No one else does fresh seafood quite like JUMBO Seafood. Chilli Crab, Black Pepper Crab, Salted Egg Crab, you name it they have it. This CNY, Jumbo Seafood has an exclusive 2021 range of festive delights for you to preorder from for your reunion dinners.
6. Pagi Sore Indonesian Restaurant: Halal Yu Sheng perfect for office celebrations
This CNY, instead of sticking with the Chinese food tradition, why not go out of your comfort zone and try something different? Pagi Sore is an authentic Indonesian restaurant that serves up dishes cooked with a fusion of Chinese culinary techniques.
Their Family Feast I ($155) is perfect for a cosy get-together. Get comfy at home, and enjoy Tahu Telor, Rendang Sapi, Sotong Pedas and more. The restaurant is also halal-certified, which makes the Prosperity Salmon Yu Sheng ($38.88) and Prosperity Abalone Yu Sheng ($68.88) the perfect choice for your gatherings with friends and office celebrations.
7. Sum Kee: Pair your Yu Sheng with zi char dishes
For all the fast fingers, Sum Kee is offering an Early Bird Special Pen Cai Promo ($318)! Receive a FREE Salmon Yu Sheng with any Pen Cai order from now to 31 Jan 2021. Not long to go now – enjoy more for less and perhaps, add a few signature zi char dishes.
8. Yum Cha Express: Traditional longevity buns for your elders
Value tradition at your CNY reunion gatherings? Yum Cha Express‘s Longevity Bun Package ($48) makes a meaningful treat for your parents, grandparents and other elders in the family. They’re also great as a gift to those relatives you cannot visit this year.
9. Wan He Lou: Serve up Perfection to your guests this CNY 2021
This 2021, reach New Heights ($160) with Wan He Lou’s menu of specially curated dishes. Sabour the premium Abalone Lo Hei with Snow Pear and award-winning Signature Lobster Porridge.
For a more sizeable reunion dinner set meal, check out Perfection ($688) which serves up to 10 pax. Don’t miss out on premium dishes like Hokkaido Scallop & Asparagus with Black Truffle & Pistachio and Signature Superior Bird’s Nest Pudding for dessert.
10. White Restaurant: Chinese New Year family set menus
This is a shoutout to all the fans of the famous White Restaurant! To celebrate the Lunar New Year, the restaurant has rolled out its festive set menus. Each set features traditional Chinese dishes like Fat Choy Braised Pork Belly, the Signature White Beehoon and more. Choose from their Bountiful Set ($569.80), Fortune Set ($607.76) and Prosperity Set ($671.96) which all cater up to 8 pax. Huat a selection!