Restaurants in town for catch-up sessions
It’s been about a month since Phase 2 of Circuit Breaker measures, and restaurants in town are finally brimming with activity after weeks of lull. If you’ve been putting off catching up with the homies, now’s the best time to revive the group chat. ShopBack GO and UOB Cards are offering up to 50% off with cash vouchers, on top of cashback on voucher and in-store purchases. From famous hotpot joints to comfy brunch spots, here are eight restaurants in town with up to 50% off.
UOB Cardmembers, you also get an additional $10 cashback when you spend $15 at four different ShopBack GO F&B brands! Scroll all the way to the bottom to get in on this and 1-for-1 food deals.
1. Bangkok Jam
You can never go wrong with Thai staples such as tom yum and green curry. However, Bangkok Jam elevates nosh from The Land of Smiles with a wide selection of Thai-inspired desserts. Start your meal with the Signature Phad Thai with Seafood ($12.90++) that’s studded with juicy morsels of prawn and squid, or the hefty Grilled Marinated Chicken (from $15++) which sports crispy skin and tender meat. End your makan sesh with tantalising sweet treats such as Thai Milk Tea Crepe Cake ($9.90++) and Durian Sticky Rice ($10.90++).
ShopBack GO users can earn 3% cashback when they pay via their registered UOB Card here. In addition to that, they can also get up to 35% off by purchasing $30 and $60 cash vouchers at $19.50 and $39 respectively.
2. Ichiban Boshi
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Even though Ichiban Boshi has 13 outlets islandwide, you’ll find a different speciality menu at every store. The one at Suntec City specialises in soba dishes such as the Beef Soba Salad ($15.90++) that comes with springy noodles and generous portions of juicy beef. Alternatively, you can check out their regular menu for items such as the Beef Sukiyaki Set ($21++) which is paired with fresh salmon sashimi, udon, and rice.
Be sure to register for ShopBack GO to score 2% cashback when you pay with your UOB Card!
Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard, #B1-111, Suntec City, Singapore 038983
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 11:30am to 10pm, Sat-Sun 11am to 10pm
Website | Menu
3. Potato Head
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Loading up Google Maps to find a bar for post-dinner drinks is a familiar routine for most of us. Avoid that long walk by having your next meetup at Potato Head which houses a burger joint, rooftop bar, and drinking den—all in one building.
Fuel up on yummy burgers such as Burning Man ($21++) and Sly Stallone ($24++). The former packs Tasmanian Vintage beef patty, gochujang, and smoked Applewood cheddar between wholemeal buns. The latter is on the gamier side with its Hawkes Bay Ovation lamb patty, Quader de Cavra cheese and pesto between demi brioche buns. Both burgers are made with hormone-free meat, artisan buns, and house-made sauces.
ShopBack GO users will receive 3% cashback with their linked UOB Card here. On top of that, they can get 20% off by buying with $50 and $80 cash vouchers at $40 and $64 respectively.
With Miss Rona pressing pause on Eurotrip plans, eating at Brotzeit is one of the best ways to savour legit German food at reasonable prices. You and bae can share the Würstelplatte ($39++) that’s packed with thicc and juicy meat, including grilled pork sausages, Weisswurst, Thüringer, spicy chicken sausages, and pork cheese sausages. End your meal with any of their wheat beers and lagers (from $10++). The Schlenkerla Helles Rauchbier ($14.50++), in particular, is a full-bodied beer that will pair well with the Würstelplatte with its bitterness and creamy finish.
Score 3% cashback here if you’re a ShopBack GO user. To save more moolah, schedule your visit to non-peak hours so that you can score 25% off by buying their $50 and $100 cash vouchers at $37.50 and $75 respectively.
5. Yummo Chow
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Nestled along Purvis Street, Yummo Chow is a good spot to start your cafe-hopping spree with its aesthetically pleasing white brick walls and tasty brunch fare. Their Chilli Crab Pasta ($24.90++) comes with house-made chilli crab sauce that’s mixed with egg white and wild mushrooms, before being topped with a crispy soft shell crab. Those with a sweet tooth can try the Tempura Ice Cream ($12++) where vanilla ice cream is encased in a deep fried bun that’s drizzled with caramel sauce and dusted with icing sugar.
ShopBack GO users will get 3% cashback when they pay in store. You can also get 50% off here when you purchase their $40 cash voucher at $20, and their $80 cash voucher at $39.
6. Tiong Bahru Bakery Diner
Tiong Bahru Bakery Diner stands out from other Tiong Bahru Bakery outlets in that it also serves mains such as pasta, in addition to the baked goodies that the chain is known for. The Fluffy Brown Butter Pancake-Sweet ($21++) comprises pancakes that are made with brown butter which explains their unique colour. The stack is then topped with Thai mango compote, salted butter caramel sauce, and lemongrass Chantilly cream for a potent punch of sweet and refreshing flavours.
ShopBack GO users will earn 2.5% cashback when they pay with their linked UOB Card.
7. tcc – The Connoisseur Concerto
tcc – The Connoisseur Concerto recently revamped their menu to include a wide variety of cafe staples such as charcoal burgers, eggs Ben and more. Their Seafood Fiesta Charcoal Burger ($25++) lives up to its name with a prawn and squid patty, soft shell crab, and tobiko. This gargantuan tower is accompanied by truffle fries and mesclun salad—making it a value-for-money treat. Brunch lovers should also try the Eggs Benedict, Two Ways ($19.50++) which is served with a creamy poached egg, juicy grilled portobello mushroom, and ikura.
Although tcc – The Connoisseur Concerto has many stores islandwide, hit up the International Building outlet as they’re 24 hours—perfect for those who are constantly searching for late-night joints in town. If you’re a ShopBack GO user, pay with your linked UOB Card to get 2.5% cashback!
Address: 360 Orchard Road, #01-01, International Building, Singapore 238869
Opening hours: Daily 24 hours
Tel: 6732 3696
8. Beauty In The Pot
Hotpot dinners with the crew at restaurants in town can finally be a reality. Catch up with the gang at Beauty In The Pot, where you can slurp from a myriad of tasty soup bases such as the signature Beauty Collagen Broth and Spicy Nourishing Broth (from $22.80++ for a single pot). Both have robust flavours, a result of being made from pork bone that’s been boiled for hours. Some of the items to dip into these broths include the Ebiko Prawn Paste ($18.90++) that’s packed with savoury prawn meat and shrimp roe, and the crunchy Fried Beancurd Skin ($5.40++).
ShopBack GO users will score 2% cashback with their linked UOB Card and a further 10% off if they purchase the $20 cash voucher and $50 cash voucher at $18 and $45 respectively.
Address: 176 Orchard Road, The Centrepoint, #05-15/16, Singapore 238843
Opening hours: Daily 11:30am to 3am
Tel: 6235 3557
Enjoy savings at more restaurants in town with UOB and ShopBack GO
A dinner date at restaurants in town with your friends and family is finally possible, after months of being cooped up indoors. To make up for lost time, some of us might be filling our calendars with social activities every day. While you’re at it, be sure to register for ShopBack to receive cashback as you’re out enjoying your meals.
To get in on this, simply:
- Link your UOB credit or debit card to ShopBack GO in the ShopBack app.
- Buy the restaurant’s cash voucher on its page on the app, before heading there.
- Pay with your linked UOB Card.
- Receive your cashback automatically on the app.
- Withdraw real money into your bank account.
If you’re an UOB Cardmember, you’re in luck as you’ll get an additional $10 cashback when you spend at least $15 at four different ShopBack GO F&B brands. These include the ones listed in this article as well as voucher deal purchases. As such, download the app and spread out your meetups from now till 30 September 2020 to lighten the load on your wallet.
UOB Cardmembers looking for more deals can also check out The Dining Advisor for a revolving door of food deals such as 1-for-1 Lobster Salad Roll at Sushi Tei and 1-for-1 XO Carrot Cake at Crystal Jade Hong Kong Kitchen.
This post is brought to you by UOB Cards.