With the rainy season upon us, there are few foods more comforting than Korean BBQ (KBBQ) and Hotpot. With their high price points, it can sometimes be difficult to indulge too frequently. Fret not, we’ve compiled 10 of the Best Deals for KBBQ and Hotpot in Singapore 2020 that you can check out!
10 Best Deals for KBBQ & Hotpot Buffet in Singapore 2020
1. Oppa BBQ ($14++)
Located in JCube, Oppa BBQ is one of the most affordable KBBQ buffets in Singapore. At $14++ for weekday lunch, the buffet includes a selection of fresh or marinated meats, seafood and vegetables for grilling. The buffet spread also includes other Korean dishes like Japchae (Korean glass noodles), pancakes, and stews. Weekday dinners and weekend lunch buffets are also affordable compared to most KBBQ places, at $24++.
Tip: Youths (10-16 years old) are only charged $12++ for weekday lunches, so this place is a must-visit for secondary school students!
Location: JCube, 2 Jurong East Central 1 #03-10, Singapore 609731
Operating Hours: Mon – Fri: 11.30am – 2.20pm (Lunch), 4.30pm – 9.50pm (Dinner); Weekends & PH: 11.30am – 10pm (All Day)
2. Suki-Ya Kin ($18.90++)
Is there anyone in Singapore who isn’t familiar with the Japanese hotpot chain Suki-Ya? Overlooking the panoramic view of the Sentosa waterfront, Suki-Ya Kin is a premium outlet from the Suki-Ya chain. The buffet provides 5 soup bases to choose from, with the normal meat selection costing $18.90++ (Weekday Lunch), and the premium meat selection with free-flow Wagyu Beef and Kurobuta Pork costing $34.90++. A little costlier than normal, but so worth it!
Tip: Suki-Ya Kin is now having a 1-for-1 promotion for Weekend Buffet Dinners! Grab a friend and head down between 3.30pm – 5.30pm to enjoy the hotpot buffet for only $13.95++/pax! The promotion will only be valid till 22 December, so hurry down!
Location: VivoCity, 1 Harbourfront Walk #01-102/103, Singapore 098585
Operating Hours: Mon – Fri: 12pm – 3pm (Lunch), 6pm-10pm (Dinner); Weekends & PH: 11.30am – 10pm (All Day)
3. I’m Kim Korean BBQ ($14.90++)
Located within 5 minute’s walking distance from Dhoby Ghaut MRT, I’m Kim Korean BBQ is a classic among students and town-goers! The Korean BBQ buffet comes at a competitive price, at $14.90++ for the weekday lunch buffet, and includes a huge spread of selections, including popular cuts like beef short ribs and rib eye, and other cooked sides. Students also get an additional $2 off, so head on over for a satisfying after-school hang-out!
Address: 1 Zubir Said Drive, School of The Arts, 01-04/05/06/07 Singapore 227968
Operating hours: Daily: 11.30am – 3.30pm, 5.30pm – 10.30pm
4. Dookki ($18.80++)
Coming all the way from Korea, Dookki offers a unique concept of a Tteokbokki (Spicy Korean Rice Cakes) buffet. For $18.80 (weekday lunch buffet), customers can customise every aspect of their Tteokbokki dish, from the construction of the sauce and the varieties of rice cakes added into their dish, to the ingredients that go into the second-course fried rice! Additionally, students can enjoy a special discounted rate of $12.80++ for weekday lunches, so it’s a perfect spot to treat yourselves after a long day at school.
Address: Suntec City East Wing, 3 Temasek Blvd #B1-107, Singapore 038984 | The Clementi Mall, 3155 Commonwealth Ave West #B1-30/31, Singapore 129588
Operating hours: Daily: 11.30am – 3.30pm, 5.30pm – 10.30pm
5. Pot Addiction ($14.90++)
Can’t decide between Korean BBQ, Mookata and Steamboat? Pot Addiction is the best place to be, giving options for you to eat them all! Their steamboat buffet has the best value, with weekday lunch being priced at $14.90++ and students having an additional $2 off!
Address: 30 Sembawang Drive #02-14, Singapore 757713
Operating hours: Daily: 11.30am – 4.30pm, 5.30pm – 10pm
6. Sin Manbok Korean Restaurant ($25++)
This one is for the big eaters!
Sin Manbok Korean Restaurant offers one of the most worth-it deals for Korean food in Singapore, especially if you have a big appetite. At $25++, ‘Event 4’ includes a free flow of meat for barbecuing, as well as your selection of one of each – stew, pancake/steamed egg, fried chicken and a cooked main dish. What a crazy deal!
In addition to the fresh cuts of meat, the other dishes provide a wide variety of Korean food to cater to every palate and is great for those who wish to try different Korean dishes!
Location: 17 Cheong Chin Nam Road, Singapore 599741
Operating Hours: Daily: 11.30am – 12am
Tel: +65 6466 4342
7. Maru Korean BBQ Buffet ($14++)
Also located along Cheong Chin Nam Road is Maru Korean BBQ Buffet, a Korean-run KBBQ restaurant specialising in marinated meat. The weekday lunch buffet is priced at $14++, and includes cooked dishes like Tteokbokki and Japchae.
With its convenient location beside Beauty World MRT station, it’s definitely worth a try when the KBBQ cravings hit!
Location: 16 Cheong Chin Nam Road, Singapore 599740
Operating Hours: Tues – Thurs: 12pm – 3pm (Lunch), 5.30pm – 11pm (Dinner); Fri – Sun: 12pm – 11pm; Mon: Closed
Tel: +65 8183 4939
8. Danro Collagen Hotpot Buffet by MOF ($15.90++)
Under the Ministry of Food (MOF) chain in Singapore, Danro Collagen Hotpot Buffet is a hotpot restaurant serving nutritious collagen soup that is delicious and nourishing. At only $15.90++ for weekday lunch buffet, Danro is a great, lower-cost alternative to its fellow collagen hotpot competitors Beauty in a Pot and Tsukado Nojo. This buffet includes free flow drinks and ice cream too!
In addition, prawns are included in the dinner buffet ($24.90++), so seafood lovers are advised to save this place for dinner dates!
Location: JEM, 50 Jurong Gateway Road #01-16, Singapore 608549
Operating Hours: Mon – Fri: 11.30am – 5.30pm (Lunch), 5.30pm – 10pm (Dinner); Sat & PH Eve: 11.30am – 10.30pm; Sun & PH: 11.30am – 10pm
9. Yue Long Men Hotpot ($16.99++)
Located in Chinatown, Yue Long Men Hotpot provides one of the best hotpot and Xiao Long Bao (XLB) buffet deals – $16.99++ for Monday – Thursday lunch, including 2 pieces of truffle XLB per person. Ice cream, desserts and drinks are also included in the 100-minute buffet!
Also, there are no hidden costs for soup bases or condiments! Be prepared to go over on an empty stomach to eat as much as you can!
Location: 75 Pagoda Street, Singapore 059234
Operating Hours: Daily: 11.30am – 11pm
10. King’s Laksa Steamboat ($21.80++)
Sick of the same old steamboat options? King’s Laksa Steamboat offers homemade Laksa as one of their soup base options and includes a sizeable variety of fresh seafood in the buffet. They also serve freshly fried side dishes, like crispy har cheong gai (prawn paste chicken) and fluffy mantou buns, for you to munch on as you wait for your steamboat to boil! Their weekday lunch buffet is slightly costlier than the others in this list, at $21.80++, but the novelty of a laksa steamboat makes it worth the try!
Location: 17 Teck Chye Terrace, Singapore 545724
Operating Hours: Daily: 11.30am – 2.59pm (Lunch), 3pm – 11pm (Dinner)
10 Best Deals for KBBQ and Hotpot in Singapore!
To suit the rainy December weather, we’ve compiled 10 of the best KBBQ and hotpot deals for you to peacefully indulge! Stay warm both on the inside and outside with these delicious dishes!