With National Day 2020 fast approaching, you know that we can definitely count on brands to brings us food deals that will have you leaping out of your seats quicker than you can say “Majulah!”.
Those of us who love a good deal, you’ll be happy to know that since this is Singapore’s 55th birthday, lots of brands are offering promotions related to 55.
From S$0.55 dishes, to 55% discounts, you can be sure that there’s a whole lot for us to enjoy. To make things easier for the discerning deal-hunter, we’ve come up with a handy list of 14 food deals you should be looking out for this National Day. This includes some of the (better) deals from the NDP e-discount booklet, so that you don’t miss out.
If there’s one dish that comes to mind when people think of Singapore, it has to be chicken rice.
And to celebrate SG55, OK Chicken Rice wants to treat all seniors above the age of 50 to S$0.55 chicken rice, on 9 August 2020! If you’re not part of the Pioneer generation, don’t worry. Regardless of age, everyone will also get 55% off all menu items.
OK Chicken Rice has given back to the community in many ways, including taking part in food donation drives, ‘pay-it-forward’ campaign, and giving out free meals to nursing homes and frontline workers.
Treat your ah gong and ah ma to a tasty plate of chicken rice!
Promotion Period: 9 August 2020
OK Chicken Rice @ AMK: Blk 721 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8, Singapore 560721
Remember the dalgona coffee trend? To celebrate our nation’s 55th birthday, popular bubble tea brand Xing Fu Tang 幸福堂 is here with a drink that’s pretty in pink.
The Rose Dalgona (S$4.20) features a cloud of pink rose cream atop fresh milk. Its floral notes are even more prominent, thanks to premium rose tea leaves sprinkled on it.
And for the bargain hunters, mark your calendars for 6 to 16 August 2020. You can get the Singapore-exclusive Rose Dalgona for just S$0.55 with a purchase of any drink from the Dalgona series.
Grab a boba buddy, and get your Insta-worthy bubble tea fix now!
Promotion Period: 6 to 16 August 2020
3. S$0.55 National Day Parfait (Sushi Tei)
And the S$0.55 deals keep coming! You know the Japanese have that delicate touch when it comes to desserts, so if that’s what you like, you’ll love this deal.
From 7 to 9 August 2020, order your favourite special roll from Sushi Tei and you can get a National Day Parfait for just S$0.55! Layered with ice cream (pick Yuzu, Strawberry or Grape), peach, frozen strawberry, grain cereal and topped with whipped cream, it’s the perfect sweet ending to your meal.
You can choose from one of these three rolls: Aburi Salmon Roll (S$13.50), Dragon Roll (S$14.80) and Golden Roll (S$16.80). The Golden Roll in particular looks super yummy to me—that tangy mango with a dollop roe is sure to make your mouth water.
Do note that this promotion is only valid for dine-in, and for the first 55 customers per outlet each day. Get rollin’!
Promotion Period: 7 to 9 August 2020
4. S$0.55 Bubble Tea (Shihlin Taiwan Street Snacks)
We can’t travel to Taiwan and stroll around the bustling night markets, but at least there’s always Shihlin Taiwan Street Snacks in Singapore.
And you know we’ll always have time for bubble tea, especially when Shihlin offers bubble tea for just S$0.55! From 6 to 12 August 2020, you can look forward to your favourite drink and pair it with a fried treat from Shihlin.
Choose from one of these drinks—Brown Sugar Fresh Milk Boba, 1983 Boba Milk Tea, and Honey Fresh Green Tea—with takeaway from four outlets (EastPoint Mall, Far East Plaza, Northpoint City and IMM). You’ll need to make a minimum purchase of S$15.50 to qualify for the S$0.55 drink promotion.
For homebodies, stay home and enjoy islandwide delivery—though you’ll need to have a minimum purchase of S$30 and delivery fees start from S$4.99.
Promotion Period: 6 to 12 August 2020
Shihlin Taiwan Street Snacks @ EastPoint Mall: 3 Simei Street 6, #01-K2, EastPoint Mall, Singapore 528833 | Opening Hours: 11.30am – 9.30pm (Daily)
Shihlin @ Far East Plaza: 14 Scotts Road, #01-16D, Far East Plaza, Singapore 228213 | Opening Hours: 12pm – 9.30pm (Daily)
Shihlin @ Northpoint City: 930 Yishun Avenue 4, #B1-44, Northpoint City, Singapore 769098 | Opening Hours: 11am – 10pm (Daily)
5. S$0.55 6-inch Personal Pan Pizza (Canadian 2-for-1 Pizza)
If you’re in the mood for something heartier, then you might want to order some pizza for a chill night in.
Canadian 2-for-1 Pizza brings us what might be the most irresistible deal so far. For just S$0.55, you can get a whole 6-inch Personal Pan Pizza. Choose from Super Value Toppings including the classic Hawaiian and Margherita, meaty options like Beef Pepperoni and Chicken Salami, and more.
The promotion is valid from now until 31 October 2020, so plenty of time to hop on the deal.
Do note that you’ll need a minimum order of S$30 on a la carte menu items, but that’s not really a problem if you’re spending the night in with your family.
Promotion Period: From now until 31 October 2020
6. S$5.50 Singapore Sling (Carnivore Brazilian Churrascaria)
Meat lovers will have heard of Carnivore Brazilian Churrascaria, the all-you-can-eat meat extravaganza.
For SG55, not only can you enjoy the usual meat buffet at S$52++, you can also take a sip of our signature Singapore Sling for just S$5.50++! You’ll have to make your reservation for 9 & 10 August 2020 to enjoy this promotion.
Just to refresh your memory, you can look forward to 15 cuts of meats including beef, pork, lamb, chicken, and fish. The star of the evening is the Top Sirloin with Caramelised Onion, and you can wash it all down with soup.
Meet up with your (socially-distanced) group of five friends and chow down on some meat! You’ll want to make a reservation beforehand, just to secure your seat.
Promotion Period: 9 & 10 August 2020, 6pm – 10pm
7. 1-For-1 Chilli Crab (Peach Garden)
Chilli crab is one of those quintessentially Singaporean dishes, so you can imagine my delight when I realised that Peach Garden 桃苑 is offering a 1-for-1 promotion on their Signature Chilli Crab.
From now until 30 December 2020, you can join in the National Day celebration with this great seafood deal from Peach Garden. What’s more amazing is that there isn’t any minimum order amount before you get this deal.
Do note that the weight of the complimentary crab will be similar to the weight of the crab ordered—that just means twice the crabmeat, and twice the fun.
Get ready to get your hands messy, because you’ll want to slurp up every last morsel. Head over to any of the five outlets to satisfy your chilli crab craving!
Promotion Period: From now until 30 December 2020
You’ve heard of 1-for-1, now Paris Baguette is stepping up their game with 5-for-5 pastries—now that’s a (socially-distanced) party!
From now until 17 August 2020, customers can buy five pastries and get the next five free. You can mix and match from their selection of pastries too—that’s breakfast, and afternoon tea settled.
Choose from these delectable treats:
- Pain au Chocolat
- Caramelised Butter Pastry
- Caramelised Cream Cheese Pastry
- Spicy Chicken Sausage Pastry
- Spring Onion & Sausage Pastry
- Mini Croissant
Can you say carb overload? Indulgent, and delicious.
Promotion Period: From now until 17 August 2020
9. 1-For-1 Sundaes (Swensen’s)
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. I know I’d be screaming with joy indeed, because Swensen’s Singapore is gracing us with 1–for-1 sundaes!
Treat yourself to an indulgent icy dessert, valid all the way until 30 September 2020. You can choose either the Hazel Daze or Salted Gula Melaka Heaven.
Having tried both before, I’d recommend the Hazel Daze if you can’t help but polish off the tray of Ferrero Rocher at Chinese New Year. It’s nutty, sweet, chocolatey and oh-so-indulgent.
The Salted Gula Melaka Heaven is lovely if you want a taste of local flavours—particularly apt for National Day. Be warned, this can be a sugar overload.
Grab your special someone and instead of murmuring sweet nothings, what about a scoop (or two) of a sweet something?
Promotion Period: From now until 30 September 2020
10. 1-For-1 Pasta & Boba (The Assembly Ground)
Pasta and bubble tea might not be the most common combination, but The Assembly Ground makes it work.
From now until 30 September 2020, pair your pasta meal with a refreshing cup of boba—and share it with a friend, because The Assembly Ground brings us 1-for-1 offers for both pasta and boba.
With pasta options like Hae Bee Hiam Seafood Aglio Olio (S$23), Tempura Mentaiko Pasta (S$20) and Umami Prawn Linguini (S$23), it’s sure to be a hearty meal here. Do note that the promotion is only available for dine-in.
Wash it all down with a cup of boba—the classic Brown Sugar Boba Milk (S$6.50), trendy Latte Dalgona (S$7) and more. You can only get this 1-for-1 boba offer at the Cineleisure outlet, so why not take advantage of the National Day weekend and head over?
Promotion Period: From now until 30 September 2020
The Assembly Ground @ The Cathay: 2 Handy Road #01-21, Singapore 229233 | Tel: +65 6733 3375 | Opening Hours: 11.30am – 9pm (Sun to Thu), 11.30am – 9.30pm (Fri & Sat)
The Assembly Ground @ Cineleisure: 8 Grange Road #01-01, Singapore 239695 | Tel: +65 6732 2123 | Opening Hours: 11.30am – 9pm (Sun to Thu), 11.30am – 9.30pm (Fri & Sat) | Facebook | Instagram | Website
11. FREE Pizza (Mad For Garlic)
What’s better than cheesy, mouthwatering pizza? Free pizza, of course.
Mad For Garlic is making your pizza dreams come true with their National Day offer, valid from now until 30 November 2020. With a minimum purchase of S$30, you’ll get a free pizza!
You can choose any of their pizzas from the a la carte menu, including:
- Garlic Snowing Pizza
- Sweet Gorgonzola Pizza
- Meatatarian Pizza
- Pumpkin Spicy Cream Pizza
- Mad TomYum Pizza
- Garlic Sweet Potato Pizza
- Ratatouille Pizza
Just remember to download this voucher, and you’re all set. The promotion is valid for both dine-in and takeaway, and diners are limited to one free pizza per table, per visit.
Promotion Period: From now until 30 November 2020
Mad For Garlic: 3 Temasek Boulevard, #02-300/301, Suntec City, Singapore 038983 | Tel: +65 6238 1930 | Opening Hours: 11.30am – 10pm (Sun to Thu), 11.30am – 11pm (Fri & Sat) | Facebook | Instagram | Website
12. 50% Off Durian Mooncakes (Four Seasons Durian)
Love durian? Four Seasons Durian has just the thing for you—durian mooncakes. It might be a little early to start ordering your annual boxes of mooncakes, but I’m sure we can make an exception for the King of Fruits.
From now until 9 September 2020, get 50% off D24 Mooncakes (S$34.50/4 pcs, U.P. S$69) and Mao Shan Wang Mooncakes (S$64/4 pcs, U.P. S$128) from Four Seasons. If you’re ordering them online, be sure to use the promo code NDP50.
With creamy, decadent durian puree and soft snowskin, these mooncakes are the kind you’d want to hoard all for yourself.
Plan your Mid-Autumn Festival early, and you just might be able to get ahold of these durian mooncakes!
Promotion Period: From now until 9 September 2020
13. 55% Off & Hainanese Chicken Rice XLB (Crystal Jade)
Celebrate Singapore’s birthday in style at Crystal Jade restaurants—from now until 31 August, diners can enjoy 55% off selected dishes at Crystal Jade Palace, Golden Palace, Dining IN, Jiang Nan, Hong Kong Kitchen and La Mian Xiao Long Bao!
And not just that, Crystal Jade has come up with a National Day special dish. Get ready for the Hainanese Chicken Rice Xiao Long Bao (S$14.80/6 pcs, S$20.80/10 pcs), a twist on the traditional soup dumpling.
To make this an even sweeter deal, Crystal Jade is offering 1-for-1 promotions on selected dishes, so you can share the love with your friends and family. Note that this promotion is only available for dine-in at selected Crystal Jade Hong Kong Kitchen, Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao and Crystal Jade Go outlets.
Promotion Period: From now until 31 August 2020
Those of you who were around in the kampung days, you might remember bringing an egg to your favourite char kway teow stall and getting the stallowner to add it into the dish.
Xin Tekka Food Hall wants to bring back the nostalgia this National Day, with their ‘BYOE’ (Bring Your Own Egg) promotion.
From now until 9 August 2020, simply bring along an egg and you can get delicious dishes at S$2. Participating stalls include Liang Ji, Pang’s Hakka Noodle, Alhambra Satay, and more—come with a friend or two, and it’s a real feast.
If you’ve forgotten your eggs in a basket, don’t fret. The same dishes are also available at S$2.50, so you can still satisfy your tummy.
Promotion Period: Now until 9 August 2020
Xin Tekka Food Hall: 2 Serangoon Road, Tekka Place Annex Building, # 01–55/56/57/58/59, Singapore 218227 | Tel: +65 6513 5847 | Opening Hours: 8am – 8pm (Mon to Fri), 9am – 8pm (Sat & Sun) | Facebook | Instagram | Website
We’re all set for a bountiful National Day long weekend. With so many good food deals, it’s no wonder we’re a nation of foodies. Psst, there are even more promotions in the NDP e-voucher booklet—don’t miss them!