If you’re looking to switch things up as you have your Chinese New Year reunion dinner, you’re in for a treat.
As much as we love the traditional approach to reunion dinners, we feel like it’s important to switch things up every year and treat your family to a great meal.
Here are some of our favourite places that offer some amazing treats this Chinese New Year:
The Flourishing Brilliance Yu Sheng consists of a specially-prepared aromatic spice sauce alongside the customary traditional sauces perfectly complements the succulent selection of Mekajiki, Salmon and Tuna. (Photo credit: INDOCAFE).
Conveniently nestled along the lush greenery of Scotts Road, INDOCAFE – the white house offers a serene colonial setting in the heart of the city.
This Chinese New Year, INDOCAFE introduces a uniquely Peranakan twist on family reunion feasting. From 18 January to 18 February, the restaurant will be offering its first ever Chinese New Year reunion set, the lavish, ten-course Magnificent Harvest of Abundance & Fortune Reunion Menu, alongside standoutYu Sheng and Pen Chai dishes bearing mouth-watering Nonya flavours not to be found anywhere else.
Definitely a treat for the eyes and the senses if you’re looking to experience something entirely different this Chinese New Year.
35 Scotts Road. +65 6733 2656.
Seafood takes centre stage with Boathouse’s Chinese New Year menu. (Photo credit: Boathouse).
Situated within the art deco-style Fullerton Waterboat House, the classy confines of Boathouse Restaurant offers a charming setting for celebratory dinners. Usher in the Lunar New Year with French flair at the elegant Boathouse Restaurant and feast on a three-course meal.
Diners with reservations on Lunar New Year Eve – Thursday 30 January – will also be treated to a spectacular view of the Marina Bay fireworks.
Amongst the French-inspired dishes, diners will be enticed with an amuse-bouche of home-cured salmon served with crème fraiche and pickled cucumbers, followed by a choice of appetisers: the rustic Bouillabaisse fish stew of octopus and prawns, or pan-roasted saint jacques with braised leek and scallop jus.
3 Fullerton Road. +65 6538 9038.
Celebrate the energetic spirit of the horse with the menus prepared by Blue Lotus. (Photo credit: Blue Lotus).
Blue Lotus greets the auspicious Year of the Horse with prosperous Chinese Lunar New Year delicacies. Taking center stage is a list of Chinese New Year set menus, each representing Happiness, Fortune, Longevity and Prosperity, exquisitely designed for an excellent gastronomy launch to a brand new year.
With endless options available, your family will have a field day deciding between salmon and tuna yu sheng, four treasure crab meat in hot and sour clear soup and deep-fried pomfret with lychee vinaigrette sauce.
31 Ocean Way. +65 6339 0880.
STREET 50 Restaurant & Bar ushers in the year of the horse with an abundance of special flavours offered across its Fortune of Flavours Buffet this Chinese New Year. Excite your palate as they infuse Western and Asian spins in their Chinese New Year menu.
Get into the celebratory mood with our smoked duck and salmon yusheng. Start your dinner off with a meaningful and colourful platter of shredded vegetables – carrots, cucumbers, radish, pomelo, pickled ginger, red and green yam, together with melt-in-the-mouth slices of salmon and thick, succulent slices of smoked duck to prep you up for a prosperous new year ahead. Toss it together with their ginger and sour plum sauce for sweeter relationships with your loved ones. The result is absolutely refreshing and delicious.
50 Telok Blangah Road. +65 6818 6681
Herald in the auspicious year with your celebrations of delicious feasts and festive treats as Xin Cuisine presents unique creations that promise an elaborate wealth of flavours.
Tantalize your taste buds with the delicate flavours of the various selections of dim sums crafted by Chef Cheung Kin Nam. Indulge in his latest creation of steamed dumplings with bird’s nest and dried scallop, steamed glutinous rice with sea perch in black bean sauce and pan-fried mushroom and cordyceps dumplings.
If you’re looking to have some private time with your family, you’ll be glad to know that Xin Cuisine offers private VIP suites. These suites are tastefully decorated and epitomizes dining luxury.
Holiday Inn Atrium. Outram Road. +65 6731 7173.