Save money on your festive meals this Chinese New Year with promos from under $40 per head.
CNY is approaching, and that means family gatherings.
On days when home-cooked meals are not available, or if you simply want to dine in a nice restaurant, it's worth looking at these Chinese New Year promotions.
They cater to two pax and above, up to a group of 10.
Prices listed are subject to 10% service charge and 7% GST.
Photo: Xi Yan Shaw
Xi Yan Shaw Reunion Dinner – From S$36.80 Per Pax
Offering casual dining amidst contemporary surroundings, and with Chinese New Year set menus built for as few as 2, XI YAN makes an ideal choice if you’re looking to have a small celebration before joining the extended family.
Prices are also wallet-friendly; for S$36.80 per pax, you’ll get a 6-course menu featuring poultry, meat and seafood prepared in traditional Chinese style. There are also 8- and 9-course menus available for those with larger appetites.
Included as a starter is the restaurant’s Signature Salmon Prosperity Yu Sheng. If you choose the 9-course menu, you’ll get the Salmon and Tuna Prosperity Yu Sheng.
6 Course Set – S$36.80/pax (min 2 pax)
8 Course Set – S$46.80/pax (min 4 pax)
Comes with salmon yu sheng.
9 Course Set – S$60.80/pax (min 4 pax)
Comes with salmon and tuna yu sheng.
Validity: 13 Jan – 19 Feb. Closed on 28 – 29 Jan.
Address: 1 Scotts Road #03-12/13 Shaw Centre
Tel: 6733 3476
Photo: Soup Restaurant
Soup Restaurant Reunion Dinner – From S$44 Per Pax
Have a serving of Soup Restaurant’s signature double-boiled soups and Samsui Ginger Chicken, along with other Cantonese favourites for a reunion dinner that will warm hearts and bellies.
The restaurant chain has prepared two set dinner menus, with more dishes served as your dinner party gets larger.
To accommodate as many families as possible, there will be 3 seatings on Chinese New Year’s Eve. This means that the middle slot will be the most popular one, so make sure to book your table early.
Soup Restaurant has different prices for diners from 2 to 10 pax; to help you determine your budget, we’ve listed only the prices for 2, 4, 6, and 10 pax. Please refer to the restaurant’s website for full prices.
All sets come with Samsui Ginger Chicken and signature Double-boiled Soup. For 3 or more diners, your menu will include salmon yu sheng.
|Joyous Set||Blissful Set|
|2 pax, 4 courses: S$88||2 pax, 4 courses: S108|
|4 pax, 6 courses: S$258||4 pax, 6 courses: S$298|
|6 pax, 7 courses: S$378||6 pax, 7 courses: S$438|
|10 pax, 7 courses: S$588||10 pax, 7 courses: S$708|
Validity: 27 Jan 2017
Time: 5pm to 10pm (3 seatings)
Address: Soup Restaurant; various locations
Photo: Ban Heng
Ban Heng Reunion Dinner – From S$49.80 Per Pax
Wedding banquet veteran Ban Heng Group is known for their traditional Cantonese and Teochew dishes, and you can enjoy the best of both cuisines this Chinese New Year.
Steamed garoupa, poached live prawns and braised abalone all make a mouthwatering appearance in the Reunion Dinner Set menu, along with comforting favourites like steamed herbal chicken, suckling pig and wok-fried spare ribs.
The Reunion Dinner Set is designed for 10 pax, so round up your relatives near and far to enjoy the feast together.
10 pax, 9 courses: S$498 to S$638
Comes with salmon yu sheng
10 pax, 8 courses: S$998
Comes with salmon and abalone yu sheng, roast suckling pig
Validity: 27 Jan 2017
Time: 5.30pm to 10pm (two seatings)
Address: Ban Heng Group of Restaurants; various locations
Photo: Moi Lum
Moi Lum Restaurant Reunion Dinner – From S$64.70 Per Pax
Having been established all the way back in the 1920s, Moi Lum restaurant is as home-grown as they come. What better way to celebrate the tradition-laden Chinese New Year than by having your reunion dinner feast at this venerable establishment.
The heritage of the restaurant shines through in its New Year set menus, studded with such classical ingredients as fish maw, abalone, sea cucumber and Moi Lum’s signature Majestic Roast Chicken.
The restaurant is pretty accommodating with its serving portions, and their 8-course menus can be upsized to feed 10 pax – at a higher price of course.
Once again, the prices listed here are for your preliminary planning, and you should check out the full list of prices here before you book.
2 pax, 6 courses: S$160
5 to 6 pax, 7 courses: S$388
7 to 8 pax, 8 course: From S$568
10 pax, 9 courses: S$1,080
All sets come with abalone yu sheng.
Validity: 18 to 27 Jan 2017
Time: Lunch – 11.30am to 3pm, Dinner (2 seatings) – 6pm to 10pm
Address: 38 Maxwell Rd, Singapore 069116
Tel: 6226 2283
Photo: Majestic Bay
Majestic Bay Reunion Dinner – From S$68.80 Per Pax
If there’s anything that’ll get even cranky children into the mood for Chinese New Year, it’s pairing your reunion dinner with the soothing greenery of Gardens by the Bay.
Majestic Bay is a modern Chinese restaurant located at the ticketing pavilion of Gardens by the Bay. That means you can work up an appetite before dinner ascending the Cloud Forest, or refresh the senses with a leisurely walk through Flower Dome afterwards.
We also like that the restaurant serves CNY Set Lunch, which includes a vegetarian option.
CNY Set Dinner
3 to 4 pax, 6 courses: S$288
8 to 10 pax, 7 courses: S$688
8 to 10 pax, 8 courses: From S$888
All CNY Dinner sets come with smoked salmon yu sheng
Validity: 9 Jan to 12 Feb 2017
Address: Majestic Bay @ Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay
Tel: 6604 6604
Photo: Furama City Centre
Tiffany Cafe, Furama City Centre – From S$69.80 per pax (before discounts)
Tiffany Cafe, located at Furama City Centre Hotel, is hosting a special Chinese New Year Reunion Dinner buffet at under S$70 per pax – and that’s before discounts!
The restaurant will be offering up to 30% off your total bill on your family’s reunion dinner meal.
If you prefer to keep your reunion dinner a strictly family-only affair, the restaurant can put together a 7 or 8 course Reunion Set Dinner, with dishes curated from their extensive Chinese New Year menu. However you will need to have at least 20 pax to book this.
If you can’t wait till 27 Jan to have a festive feast, you’ll be pleased to know that the Festive Buffet is also available from 16 Jan to 11 Feb – and you can use your credit card for a 1-for-1 offer.
Whichever you choose, you can look forward to festive goodies such as Braised Eight Treasures Chicken in Claypot and Torched Pacific Wrasse with Ebiko Wasabi Hollandaise & Chilli Thread. For the perfect sweet ending to your meal, indulge in the Nian Gao Onde Onde – specially created for the occasion.
CNY Festive Buffet
Lunch – S$59.80++ (Adult)/S$28.80 ++ (Child)
Dinner – S$69.80++ (Adult)/S$28.80 ++ (Child)
1-for-1 deal: Pay with an Amex, UOB, POSB, DBS and OCBC credit card for 1-for-1 offer on buffet lunch and dinner. Not valid on 27 Jan 2017, buffet dinner.
Reunion Dinner Buffet (27 Jan 2017 only)
S$69.80++ (Adult)/S$28.80 ++ (Child)
Get 20% discount for First Seating (5.30pm to 7.30pm)
Get 30% discount for Second Seating (8pm to 10.30pm)
Curated Reunion Set Dinner (7 or 8 course)
From S$608++ to S788++ per table of 10 pax
Min order is 20 pax
Validity: 16 Jan to 11 Feb
Address: Tiffany Cafe, Furama City Centre
Tel: 6531 5366 (for Reunion Dinner Buffet)
Tel: 6531 5301/6531 5356 (for Curated Reunion Set Dinner)
Crystal Jade Restaurant – From S$59.50 per pax
Crystal Jade offers three tiers of dining experiences so it’s easy to find something for every budget. From 16 Jan to 12 Feb, you can enjoy special festive dishes specially prepared for Chinese New Year.
Families of 4 and above can enjoy the Chinese New Year set menus from under S$60 per pax, ideal for a reunion dinner meal.
To make things even sweeter, Jadite members dining in with DBS, POSB or Standard Chartered credit cards will get 12% rebate on the Chinese New Year set menus.
Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao
- From S$238 for 4 pax
Crystal Jade Kitchen
- From S$268 for 4 pax
- Steamboat CNY Set: From S$398 for 4 pax
Crystal Jade Fine Dining
Crystal Jade Palace Restaurant (Ngee Ann City), Crystal Jade Golden Palace (Paragon), Crystal Jade Dining IN (VivoCity) and Crystal Jade Prestige (Marina Bay Financial Centre)
- From S$98 per pax
12% rebate deal: Pay with your DBS, POSB or Standard Chartered credit card to receive 12% rebate on CNY Set Menu orders. Valid for Crystal Jade Jadeite members only.
Validity: 16 Jan to 12 Feb
A version of this article first appeared on www.singsaver.com.sg.