Last Updated: January 8, 2019
Chinese New Year is the season for great food and cosy family gatherings. Cooking for a big family is a mean feat in itself, so if you find yourself needing a break this year from all that cooking, why not leave it to the trusty caterers?
Here are 10 Chinese New Year Buffet Caterers to cater to your festive eats:
For an affordable S$16.80/pax, enjoy Stamford Catering‘s Fortune Feast Buffet which dishes out a plethora of delicious Chinese dishes, such as Abundant Wealth Crispy Fish Skin “Yu Sheng” and Salted Egg Prawn. Plus, Stamford Catering covers full buffet setup with cutlery too for a fuss-free party.
If you’re feeling peckish, there are additional items such as Eight Treasure Glutinous Rice w Chicken Sausage (S$36.80/set) which serves approximately 10 pax. It even comes in a complimentary bamboo bucket which is bound to impress your relatives!
Stamford Catering: Order here
Xin Yi Pin specialises in local Asian and contemporary regional delicacies at value-for-money prices. All its CNY buffet menus come with yusheng, with a choice of 10 or 11 courses. For example, its 10-course Longevity Menu A (S$16.80/pax) includes yummy dishes, such as Oven Baked Honey Drumlet and Golden Prawns W Fragrance Oat.
For those who order the Mini CNY Buffet Menus, you can look forward to free delivery on the eve of Chinese New Year, 4 February 2019.
Xin Yi Pin Catering: Order here
Dig into 338 Catering‘s CNY Mini Buffet A (S$14.88/ pax from 1 to 6 February 2019, $12.88/ pax from 7 to 13 February 2019), a delectable nine-course menu, which gives you the luxury of choice between popular dishes, such as Rice w/Chinese Sausage & Mushroom and Fried Mee Hoon w/ Pork Trotter Sauce.
Though its CNY Mini Buffet A doesn’t come with yusheng, it does include other mouthwatering delights, such as Deep Fried Yam Roll, 338 Curry Chicken and Shanghai Green w/White King Mushroom.
338 Catering: Order here
Curry Pot catering offers a selection of CNY buffet menus with special promotional discounts running from 7 to 18 February 2019.
Starting from S$18.88/pax (promo price S$16.88) for a nine-course meal and one drink, expect dishes such as Baked Red Snapper Loin with Mango Yuzu Sauce and their popular Braised Treasure Ee Fu Noodle with Wild Mushroom.
Curry Pot: Order here
Select Catering‘s Prosperity Reunion Mini Buffet (S$22.80/ per pax) comes with nine dishes that include Prosperity Imperial Abalone Platter “Yu Sheng”, Fortune Royal Thai Pacific Dory Fillet and Prosperous Salted Egg Yolk Prawn in Nest.
Do look out for other popular catering menus, such as the Blossom Feast Buffet ($21.80/pax) and the value-for-money Joyous Reunion Mini Buffet ($18.80/pax).
Select Catering: Order here
Usher in the new year with ECreative Catering‘s Joyous Reunion Set (with Yu Sheng).
For just S$268/per set, eight to 10 people will get to savour scrumptious Chinese delights, such as Fa Cai Yu Sheng W Salmon, Salted Egg Chicken and Oriental Fried Rice W Seafood.
Packed in disposable containers with cutlery provided, end the meal off with the classic Homemade Mango Pudding, which is authentic and sweet, and promises to be a huge crowd favourite.
ECreative Catering: Order here
Rated as a must-try caterer on FoodLine, Makan Mate is a popular halal caterer, doling out value-for-money packages as well as delectable dishes.
Check out the Happiness Delight menu at $19.80/pax which includes the Abundant Wealth Smoked Salmon “Yu Sheng”. With a full buffet and cutlery setup, you’ll be sure to enjoy your reunion dinner gathering with no fuss at all.
Makan Mate: Order here
With over 30 years of experience in the food catering industry, Yeh Lai Siang Catering Service specialises in Chinese delicacies. For those looking for a vegetarian option, it also has a nine-course Prosperity Party Set menu (S$428 from 2 to 6 February 2019, S$408 from 7 to 19 February 2019) featuring dishes, such as Signature Bun with Braised Meat.
The menu also features premium dishes, such as Fish Maw Treasure Pot, Abalone Pan Cai Treasures and Fresh Whole Red Snapper.
For those looking for a unique touch to your yu sheng, why not consider its Prosperity Abalone Yu Sheng (S$48/platter) that comes in various auspicious idioms to usher in the Lunar New Year.
Yeh Lai Siang Catering Service: Order here
East West Fusion provides quality food and reliable buffet catering services. If you’re looking to cater for a small group of about eight to 10 people, go for their CNY Mini Buffet Package A 2019 ($248.80/set) which comes with eight-courses and yusheng, with an option of smoked salmon or king top shell.
Highlights on the menu include Yam And Mushroom Rice and East West Signature Curry Chicken With Potato, amongst many others.
East West Fusion: Order here
If you think that FattyDaddyFattyMummy‘s S$13.99/pax price for its Prosperity CNY Menu is the lowest it can go, think again! It’s running a promotion, which gives you 5% off your total bill if you order and pay from 1 to 20 January 2019.
Indulge in classics, including Signature Nonya Curry Chicken, Chinese Sausage Fried Rice and its popular King of Pork Rib. You’ll also get to pick between finger-licking yummy options, such as Ngoh Hiang Ball and Japanese Breaded Prawn.
FattyDaddyFattyMummy: Order here
For more Chinese New Year catering options, do check out FoodLine’s Chinese New Year Catering 2019 list!
*This post is brought to you in partnership with FoodLine Singapore.