Japanese food delivery with low delivery fees
With the current ban on dining-in at restaurants, deliveries are far by the easiest method to get food to your table, as they’re just a mere click away. However, some have shunned away from them due to exorbitant delivery fees. If you’re one of them, we’ve curated this list of Japanese food delivery places with delivery fees of $5 and less, so that you will be able to feast on your fav’ Japanese food while saving more moolah!
Famous Fukuoka ramen chain Kanada-Ya has made waves in Singapore’s ramen scene with their Truffle Ramen ($25.03+). Each basic bowl features two slices of truffle belly chashu, earthy black truffle jelly and asparagus—all simmered in a warm, flavourful broth.
There’s a minimum order of $55 with a $5 delivery fee. This fee is waived for orders above $70. Spend a minimum of $80 to get a free gyoza dish (U.P. $6.84+).
2. SENS Sushi & Grill
SENS Sushi & Grill presents a myriad of contemporary Japanese cuisine including sashimi, sushi, and teppanyaki. Their Kurobuta Cheese Rosu ($21.62) is a unique play on tonkatsu. Each addictive piece of breaded pork loin contains luscious cheese filling encapsulated by a crispy exterior. The dish is served with a side of refreshing shredded cabbage.
There’s a minimum order of $40, with a flat $5 delivery fee. This fee is waived for orders above $100. Deliveries start as early as 9am! From now till the end of May 2020, there’s a 20% discount on all orders with the promo code SENS20.
3. Sushi Tei
Established in 1994, Sushi Tei is a home-grown Japanese chain. Try their delectable bento sets, such as the Unagi Bento ($14), which features premium eel on steamed rice, or the Buta Belly Bento ($11), which consists of luxuriously fatty Japanese pork belly that’s pan-fried, then served with sweet soy sauce on steamed rice.
There’s no minimum order, and a flat $5 delivery fee applies. This fee is waived for orders above $100. Make your orders at least two hours in advance.
WhatsApp 8821 0377 or 8821 8277 to order
Check out the full menu on their Facebook page
4. Waku Waku Yakiniku
Known as Singapore’s first halal Japanese barbecue restaurant, Waku Waku Yakiniku dishes out delicious dishes that contain luxurious Wagyu beef. Their Gyu Don ($14.95) is one of their most popular dishes, and it features thinly sliced Wagyu brisket that’s melt-in-your-mouth tender. It’s simmered nicely in a house-made dashi broth and served with an onsen egg.
The stall offers island-wide delivery with a minimum order of $50, along with a delivery fee of $5.
5. The Sushi Bar
The Sushi Bar is many people’s go-to joint for great-tasting and affordable Japanese food. Mentaiko lovers will enjoy their Aburi Salmon Mentai Don ($23.90+), which features seared salmon sashimi slathered in creamy mentaiko sauce. If you’re feeling more boujee, try the Uni Ikura Don ($45.90+). Each premium bowl contains decadent sea urchin and salmon roe, atop a bed of Japanese sushi rice.
There’s no minimum order, and a flat $5+ delivery fee applies. This fee is waived for orders above $100+. Do note that the restaurant only accepts payment via PayNow.
WhatsApp 8877 3535 or 9653 6464 to order
Check out the menu on their website
BINCHO’s two locations at Tiong Bahru and Dempsey are treasure troves that sell tasty Japanese yakitori. They’re currently offering a 20% discount on all their delivery food items and 25% off all alcohol! Their dishes do not come cheap, but they impress in terms of taste. Savour yakitori at its finest with the Lenomi Set ($88+), which consists of delectable skewers such as tender yakitori thigh, butter teriyaki scallop, and a unique beef tongue croquette. To complete the experience, each set also includes a bottle of 300ml Japanese sake.
There’s a minimum order of $30 and the restaurant offers free island-wide delivery.
7. Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Restaurant
The barbecue experience at Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Restaurant is superb, and the chain is famous for its top-notch yakiniku. Their Kagoshima Wagyu Karubi Bento ($34+) features premium Kagoshima Wagyu that’s superbly tender due to its generous and even fat marbling. Pork lovers will ravish the Miso Pork Bento ($9+), which contains succulent, well-marinated pork slices.
There’s a minimum order of either a bento, donburi, or a la carte item, and a flat $2 delivery fee applies. The restaurant only delivers to locations within 1km of their outlets, and only cash payment is accepted.
Call their respective outlets to order:
- 6252 4001 (Novena Square)
- 6362 4001 (KINEX)
- 6735 4001 (The Star Vista)
- 6858 4001 (Waterway Point)
8. Menya Kokoro
Menya Kokoro has made a name for themselves for dishing out delicious and affordable maze soba bowls, which are essentially dry noodles. Try their Tokyo Mazesoba ($9.80 for regular, $11.80 for large). Each bowl is filled with chewy soba noodles that are slathered in the restaurant’s signature minced meat sauce, then garnished with chives, garlic, nori seaweed, spring onions, and a neat onsen egg. Mix up the noodles with the onsen egg to create a bowl full of umami goodness. There’s a minimum order of $25 with a $5 delivery fee for locations around the Tanjong Pagar area.
Call 6443 1727 to order
Check out their Facebook page for the menu
9. Box N Sticks
Box N Sticks is the place to go to for tasty Japanese fare. The cheese lover in me lit up upon sighting their Aburi Salmon Cheese Maki ($15.80). This decadent maki features avocado and crab stick wrapped with seaweed rice roll, topped with lightly torched salmon, cheese and tobiko roe. There’s a minimum order of $50, with a flat $5 delivery fee. This fee is waived for orders above $100.
WhatsApp 8803 1461 or call 6341 7780 to order
Takayama is a high-end kappo restaurant that’s situated at Downtown Gallery. Kappo cuisine hails from Osaka, and is essentially a multi-course meal that’s entirely up to the chef. Takayama is helmed by Chef Takayama, a renowned chef who has worked in a few three-Michelin-starred restaurants in Japan. Though the current pandemic does not allow us to indulge in the full kappo experience, we can still get a taste of Chef Takayama’s dishes in the comfort of our own home. The Wagyu Katsu Sandwich ($57+) is one of them, and it features deep-fried breaded Kagoshima Wagyu A5 ribeye, which is the highest grade of the premium Wagyu beef. This decadent cut of beef is sandwiched between slices of fluffy bread, then served with potato wedges.
There’s a minimum order of $50, with a flat $5 delivery fee. This fee is waived for orders above $150.
Mikoto’s Japanese food is humble in presentation, but excels in taste. Try their Set-To-Go Buta Shogayaki ($16+), which consists of stir-fried pork that’s smoky and succulent, with a welcome kick of spice from the ginger. Each set-to-go comes with a bowl of rice and salad. There’s no minimum order but a flat $5 delivery fee applies. This fee is waived for orders above $50.
WhatsApp 9831 3226 or call 6235 5277 to order
Check out their Facebook page for more information
12. Naga Imo
From the classic Japanese rice bowls to ones with uni and Wagyu beef, the food at Naga Imo is sure to satisfy any of your Japanese food cravings. Their Oyako Don ($10.90) makes for a tasty and affordable meal. Each bowl is filled with tender chicken cubes mixed with fluffy eggs, all on a warm bed of comforting Japanese rice. If you desire a more atas bowl, their Premium Truffle A5 Wagyu Don ($88) is sure to hit the spot. It features a decadent combination of tender A5 Wagyu beef, refreshingly sweet sea urchin, luxurious ikura, and melt-in-your-mouth foie gras. To finish, the ingredients are drizzled with smooth truffle oil to bring out additional earthy flavours in each bite.
There’s no minimum order, and a flat $5 delivery fee applies. This fee is waived for orders above $60.
13. Keisuke Ramen
The famous Keisuke Ramen chain now offers delivery! You can indulge in their classic tonkotsu ramen and more in the comfort of your own home. The chain even has restaurants that serve creamy omurice, tendon bowls, and even comforting beef sukiyaki. If you’ve never heard of lobster ramen, you’ve got to try the Lobster Broth Ramen ($14.90). This dish comprises springy ramen noodles simmered in a sweet and savoury lobster broth that’s bursting with robust flavours.
There’s no minimum order and delivery is free. Keisuke Ramen only delivers to locations within 3km of their restaurants.
Call their respective outlets to order
Check out their website for their respective phone numbers
14. Donburi King
Specialising in Japanese rice bowls, Donburi King spares no effort in dishing out a wide selection of them, along with a few ramen bowls. Try their Ootoro Don ($35.50), which comes with generous slices of premium fatty tuna. Its tender, melt-in-your-mouth texture will make any sashimi fan swoon. Note that only a few bowls are available each day, so snap them up while stocks last!
There’s a minimum order of $60 with a $5+ delivery fee. This fee is waived for orders above $100.
WhatsApp 9823 6393 to order
Check out the full menu on their Facebook page
15. The Ramen Stall
The Ramen Stall is a popular halal-certified ramen shop, and it dishes out a wide array of Japanese dishes, ranging from rice bowls to ramen. Try their Beef Ramen ($13.90), which consists of tasty ramen noodles and succulent beef slices. The Volcano Chicken Ramen ($11.90) will be a good challenge for spicy food fans. Each bowl comes with a broth of your preferred spicy level, ranging from the mild level 1 to the fiery level 3.
There’s a minimum order of $50 and the restaurant offers free delivery. You can now get your ramen supper fix as the restaurant opens till 3am!
WhatsApp 8733 0425 or call 6655 0800 to order
Check out their website for the menu
16. Brothers Ramen
Brothers Ramen is a popular ramen shop among the CBD crowd, and it dishes out comforting bowls of ramen that impress in terms of taste and value. Try their Brothers Ramen ($12.90), which consists of pork chashu, chicken chashu, and chicken wontons.
There’s no minimum order. However, a $5 islandwide delivery fee applies for certain menu items, such as Braised Pork Belly Roll ($40), 2 Ramen Set Meal ($31.80), and 3 Ramen Set Meal ($47.70).
Menu items with free delivery include 5 Ramen Set Meals ($79.50), 6 Ramen Set Meals ($93), and 7 Ramen Set Meals ($106.90). Make your orders via KLOOK’s website or app before 9:30am and 3:30pm for lunch and dinner respectively.
17. Megumi Japanese Restaurant
Situated along a humble stretch of road at Joo Chiat, Megumi Japanese Restaurant serves up tasty and immensely comforting Japanese cuisine. Sashimi lovers will relish in their Kaisen Don ($18.80+) which bursts with oceanic goodness. Each stunning bowl contains a smorgasbord of assorted raw fish cuts, such as salmon, yellowtail, tuna and octopus, all on a bed of Japanese rice.
There’s a minimum order of $50 with a $5 delivery fee. This fee is waived for orders above $80.
18. Teppan Kappou Kenji
Teppan Kappou Kenji uses ingredients that are sourced and imported from Japan. Try their Mushroom Garlic Rice ($12), where each spoonful boasts robust earthy flavours. The restaurant even serves Premium A5 Miyazaki Wagyu ($60 for half portion of Tenderloin), and chewing on the slices of Wagyu beef is an experience itself. Each slice is immensely tender, and just melts in your mouth like butter on a hot pan.
There’s a minimum order of $60, and the restaurant offers free delivery.
Call 9152 3118 to order
Check out their Facebook page for the menu