Orchard restaurants for deal-seeking diners
ICYMI, Orchard Road’s Christmas light-up will start on 16 November 2019. If it’s a tradition for you to visit Orchard Road during the festive season, then you will want to keep this list handy as your tummy will be grumbling once you’re done admiring the street decor. Plus, all 10 of these Orchard restaurants offer discounts and promos, meaning you won’t need to worry about spending a bomb after your Christmas shopping.
1. Marriott Cafe (Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel)
Clear your remaining annual leave and spend it on a rewarding high tea buffet session at Marriott Cafe. Their local high tea buffet ($45++ for Mon-Fri, $48++ for Sat-Sun) is worth checking out, with its lavish spread of local delicacies such as Hokkien mee, sambal stingray, oyster omelette, and dim sum. If that’s not enough, there’s even a live crepe station dishing out sweet crepes and French toast!
Sweeten your dining experience by settling the bill with your Maybank Credit or Debit Card, as you’ll get 50% off the total bill for a maximum of six guests, from now until 30 December 2019. It’s highly advisable to make reservations beforehand, as this deal is limited to the first 60 guests each day.
Address: 320 Orchard Road, Lobby Level, Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, Singapore 238865
Buffet hours: Daily 3pm to 5:30pm
Tel: 6831 4605
With its wide array of cuisines and massive space, Picnic makes a great choice if you have a soccer team for a family. The Marche-like food truck buffet runs for 90 minutes and lets you feast on dishes from around the world, including Spanish Garlic Prawn Rösti and Mentaiko Pasta. If you want to try the famous uni ramen by two-Michelin-starred Seizan, you can do so by topping up $10+—instead of the usual $21—during the buffet!
From now until 31 December 2019, Maybank Cardmembers can enjoy the buffet at a special rate of $38+ during weekday lunch and $52+ for the dinner buffet. The buffet also comes with unlimited soft drinks, coffee, and tea, making it a real steal!
3. Lawry’s The Prime Rib
If you love beef, you’ll need to visit Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore at least once in your lifetime. Slow roasted to lock in all that rich, beefy flavours, the prime ribs are the epitome of succulence, with a good layer of fats marking it. Bring your appetite and go for The Lawry’s Cut ($120++) that weighs 285g and comes with a side of Yorkshire pudding, whipped cream horseradish and US Idaho mashed Potatoes.
Swing on by with your Maybank Credit or Debit Card before 21 December 2019 to get 20% off any à la carte food items at the restaurant. Do take note that this deal will not be valid during the eve of public holidays and public holidays, as well as Thanksgiving on 28 November 2019.
Address: 333A Orchard Road, #04-01, Mandarin Gallery, Singapore 238897
Opening hours: Sun-Thur 11:30am to 10pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am to 10:30pm
Tel: 6836 3333
Christmas shopping should be considered a workout with all that walking. Rest your feet and fill your belly with a feast at Carousel. This halal-certified buffet offers value for money, and features a wide spread of international cuisines and desserts. Make a beeline for the plump prawns and lobster claws at the seafood-on-ice station, before hitting the sweet lineup that offers their famous bread and butter pudding.
Make the buffet even more worth your while by paying with your Maybank Credit or Debit Card, which gives you 15% off the total bill all year round. There is no limit to the number of diners you can bring along, so round up the entire gang to enjoy this deal!
Breakfast: $32++ daily
Lunch: $58++ on weekdays, $68++ on weekends & PH
High tea: $42++ from Mon-Thur, $48++ from Fri-Sun & PH
Dinner: $80++ from Sun-Thur, $88++ from Fri-Sat & eve of PH
Address: 25 Scotts Road, Royal Plaza, Singapore 228220
Opening hours: Daily 6:30am to 10am, 12pm to 2pm, 3:30pm to 5:30pm, 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Tel: 6219 3780
5. Patara Fine Thai Cuisine
Treat yourself to a luxurious Thai feast at Patara Fine Thai Cuisine. Tucked away in Tanglin Mall, this elegant Thai restaurant doles out classic Thai dishes with a tinge of creativity. Skip your familiar favourites such as green curry and try their Bang Boom Bai ($34++) featuring beef brisket and zucchini that are swimming in a creamy tomato curry base. It also comes with crispy roti to mop up all that delicious gravy!
Maybank Cardmembers get to score a complimentary starter with any two main courses from now until 30 December 2019. Sure to win the hearts of diners both young and old alike is the Goong Sarong ($17++ for three pieces). Here, plump prawns wrapped in crispy filo pastry sit on a bedding of avocado mousse and chilli crab sauce. You can also opt for any of their salads or soups if you prefer.
Address: 163 Tanglin Road, #03-14, Tanglin Mall, Singapore 247933
Opening address: Daily 12pm to 3pm, 6pm to 10pm
Tel: 6737 0818
Located next to Shaw Centre, KOMYUNITI is an ideal pit stop to rest at after a busy day of gift hunting. The restaurant oozes a relaxing vibe, thanks to its floor-to-ceiling windows that give plenty of natural lighting. Their Hoisin Duck Flat Bread ($23++) is made using a fluffy house-made dough and is layered with slices of tender smoked duck breast and lashings of flavourful hoisin sauce. They also have a hefty Charcoal Beef Burger ($24++) that features a tender Angus beef patty and tasty bacon jam for big eaters, and a Potted Plant Tiramisu ($18++) that’s served in a flower pot.
Cinch 15% off your total bill when you settle the check with your Maybank Credit or Debit Card. This offer runs from now until 31 December 2019, and blackout dates apply on public holidays and their eves.
Address: 366 Orchard Road, Level 10, YOTEL Singapore, Singapore 238904
Opening hours: Daily 12pm to 12am (last order for food at 10:30pm)
Tel: 6866 8067
7. Typhoon Café
Specialising in Taiwanese nosh, Typhoon Café is the perfect spot for days when you miss cafe-hopping in Taiwan. Chow down on legit Taiwanese dishes such as their Egg Roll with Pork Floss ($7.90++) that’s fluffy and sweet. Their Pan-Seared Bee Hoon Pancake ($14.90++) which comes with braised pork belly and preserved veggies is another must-try, thanks to its punchy flavours.
From now until 30 December 2019, Maybank Cardmembers dining here between Monday and Thursday should aim to clock up a minimum of $60 on their bill to score a complimentary Souffle Stacker (U.P. $17.90++). The stack of jiggly pancakes is accompanied by a scoop of honeycomb ice-cream and fruits, and is great for sharing.
Address: 68 Orchard Road, #04-63/67, Plaza Singapura, Singapore 238839
Opening hours: Daily 10am to 10pm
Tel: 6884 5423
8. Mellower Coffee
Take a break at MSpace at Maybank after your shopping spree at Somerset. A joint venture with Mellower Coffee, the cafe pushes out quality coffee such as the Mellower May ($9.80). As pretty as a cocktail, this treacly drink is lined with gula melaka and coconut shavings. The tube injected into the drink contains roasted Mellower Single Origin Sumatra espresso to balance out its sweetness.
From now until 31 December 2019, Maybank Cardmembers can swing by any Mellower Coffee outlets in Singapore and score 10% off their total bill! Outlets include the cafe at Robinson 77, Bugis, Marina One, UIC Building, and Republic Plaza.
Address: 321 Orchard Road, #01-01/02, Orchard Shopping Centre, Singapore 238866
Opening hours: Daily 10am to 8pm
Banking facilities are available daily from 11am to 7pm.
9. Bangkok Jam
As the name suggests, Bangkok Jam serves up a range of scrummy Thai food. Tuck into classic dishes such as their Signature Phad Thai with Seafood ($12.90++). The noodle dish is more sweet than savoury, and comes topped with plenty of juicy prawns and squid. They also have a toothsome Thai Green Milk Tea ($6.90++) that has a gorgeous gradient hue—perfect for the ‘gram.
From now until 30 December 2019, Bangkok Jam will be blessing Maybank Cardmembers with a complimentary cake when they spend a minimum of $50 between Monday and Thursday. Cakes include their unique Chempedak Cheesecake (U.P. $9.90++) as well as the tantalising Crepe Cake with Dark Chocolate Mousse and Milo Crunch (U.P. $9.90++).
Address: 68 Orchard Road, #03-85, Plaza Singapura, Singapore 238839
Opening hours: Daily 11:30am to 9:30pm
Tel: 6341 9188
10. The Salon (Hotel Fort Canning)
Take a quick climb up to Hotel Fort Canning from Dhoby Ghaut, and reward yourself with a fine meal at The Salon. From 18 November, the restaurant will be having a 4-Course Festive Set Menu ($48++ for lunch, $58++ for dinner), where you get to tuck into Christmassy dishes, such as Roasted Chestnut and Fennel soup to get you in the festive spirit. Choose from mains such as their Pan-seared Norwegian Salmon as well as the 6-hour Sous Vide Turkey Roulade that features a tantalising walnut parsley pesto stuffing.
Pick up the bill with your Maybank Credit or Debit Card and rejoice in 15% off the total bill from now until 30 December 2019. However, do note that this deal will not be available on 24 and 25 December 2019 for dinner and lunch respectively.
Address: 11 Canning Walk, Lobby Level, Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore 178881
Opening hours: Daily 7am to 10:30pm
Tel: 6799 8809 / 6559 6796
Unwind at these Orchard restaurants after shopping
Prevent burning a huge hole in your pocket after all that Christmas shopping by dining at these Orchard restaurants with your Maybank Credit or Debit Card!
Get in on all the food and lifestyle discounts Maybank has to offer and apply now! You can even receive a complimentary American Tourister Linex 66/24 Luggage TSA worth $260**.
SMS “MBAPPLY EBA <Name> <NRIC>” to 79898 or visit maybank.sg/applycards for more details.
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Photos taken by Clement Sim, Ian Teoh, Huy Pham, Lim An, and Pepita Wauran.
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