National Day is right around the corner and there’s no better way to celebrate our great foodie nation than through a tour of Singapore’s vibrant culinary scene. From the ubiquitous Hainanese chicken rice to the iconic sweet-yet-savoury chilli crab, foodpanda is celebrating Singapore’s 58th birthday by rounding up five dishes that have stood the test of time and defined our national palate. What’s more, enjoy exclusive deals and discounts delivered straight to your doorstep throughout July and August.
Chilli Crab Bread Bowl from Dancing Crab
Proudly originated in Singapore and tracing back to the 1950s, chilli crab is a symbol of our multicultural heritage, combining Chinese, Malay and Indian flavours and cooking styles. This National Day, indulge in a modern twist on this well-known delicacy with Dancing Crab’s tantalising Chilli Crab Bread Bowl. Prefect for a party of two to three, the set comes with two crabs served in a fluffy brioche bowl and topped with lashings of subtly sweet and deeply savoury sauce.
Available for island-wide delivery on foodpanda, enjoy SGD 5.80 off your order using the code “NDPFP58”, with a minimum spend of SGD 25/- for new customers and SGD 35/- for existing customers for a limited time only*.
Boon Tong Kee’s Signature Chicken Rice
Singapore’s unofficial national dish, the humble Hainanese chicken rice has taken over hawkers, food courts and high-end restaurants across the island. Since 1979, Boon Tong Kee has been faithfully serving up their legendary chicken rice and continues to captivate taste buds with sublimely succulent chicken and intensely fragrant rice. Whether you’re dining alone or gathering with friends and family, select from an array of individual bentos or party bundles of three and four diners, complete with all the frills of sauces and sides.
Don’t fret if you’re not close to a Boon Tong Kee outlet as it’s available for island-wide delivery. Plus, pandapro subscribers have three free delivery vouchers (applicable on all restaurants, including islandwide delivery too) each month.
Mount Faber Nasi Lemak
Iconic breakfast staple originating from Malay cuisine, Nasi Lemak has secured its place on dining tables throughout the day thanks to the versatility of its distinctively fragrant coconut rice and intensely flavoursome sambal. The deliciously base can further be dressed up and dished out with an array of sides. Open since 1975, Mount Faber Nasi Lemak has been lauded for its impressive assortment of dishes to meet all taste buds – from familiar food like Crispy Chicken and Kunning Fish to Rendang Mutton and Sambal Goreng. Be spoilt for choice from a selection of over 25 dishes available on foodpanda.
From Jul 24 and for a limited time only, enjoy delivery from 99¢ from select restaurants. The best part? There is no minimum spend.
The Original Katong Laksa (Janggut Laksa)
Laksa is a tasty testament to our region’s melting pot of decadently rich and comforting flavours. Whilst its origins are largely unclear, the Original Katong Laksa was created by streethawker Mr Ng Juat Swee in the 1940s, whose nickname inspired the popular Janggut Laksa. Since the 1950s, The Original Katong Laksa (Janggut Laksa) continues to dole out a taste of home through its signature laksa and other familiar comfort food, such as Chicken Curry.
To make your celebration even more special, use the code “NDPFP58” to enjoy SGD 5.80 off your order. *Available at select locations.
From weekday pick-me-ups to weekend brunches, our kopitiams are an essential part of our local diet. The oldest Hainanese coffee house in Singapore, Killiney Kopitiam has upheld its legacy of distinctive coffee roast and reliable breakfast fare since its establishment along the busy streets of Killiney Road in 1919. Today, the coffee house has extended its menu beyond traditional charcoal-grilled toast and kaya to offer a variety of local delicacies, including Mee Siam, Mee Rubus and more.
BONUS: If you’re planning to host a memorable National Day party from the comforts of your own home, foodpanda has you covered. From party supplies and alcohol to snacks and fresh produce, simply browse and shop for all your party essentials fuss-free on pandamart and foodpanda shops. Use code “NEWAPPLE” to get up to SGD 60/- discounts on your first five pandamart and foodpanda shops orders, terms and conditions apply.
*Kindly note that terms, conditions and exclusions apply.