Lohei! 8 Places To Celebrate Lunar New Year

Take your pick from a plethora of cuisines.

By Diana Najm      4 February 2021

With added restrictions this year, Lunar New Year may be a bit toned down. But hey, dont let it dampen your mood. The Lunar New Year is all about feasting after all, and festive food menus are aplenty! Theres a myriad restaurants offering refreshed – and absolutely mouthwatering – Lunar New Year menus. You can even travel around the world through food – from the cobbled streets of Barcelona to Balis tropical, sunny shores through the different festive menus.

Be sure to make bookings early and gather your closest family and friends this February. Lets toss to a happy, healthy and prosperous year ahead and usher in the Year of the Ox at these restaurants around town – and at home!


Did you know that Lunar New Year is called Imlek in Indonesia? Celebrate the festivities at one of Singapores first authentic Chinese-Indonesian F&B dining concepts at Kota88 Restaurant. Indulge in a sumptuous reunion dinner and tuck into Kota88s Bebek Panggang ($48.88/whole duck) or grilled crispy duck. The dish features succulent and tender duck meat prepared with a variety of Indonesian spices, complete with delicious crackly skin served whole, symbolising fidelity. Alternatively, dig into the restaurants juicy Kombo Cha Sio and Sio Bak (100g each/$16.88) meat platter, best enjoyed with a plate of freshly steamed rice and fiery sambal.

Kota 88 is at 907 East Coast Rd, Singapore 459107. Visit kota88restaurant.com;   www.facebook.com/kota88restaurant; www.instagram.com/kota88restaurant

Pin Si Restaurant

Celebrate the Lunar New Year at SAFRA Yishun! From now till 26 February 2021, Pin Si Restaurant is offering a luxurious Reunion Set Menu from $338++, complete with Prosperity Abalone Yu Sheng, Braised Shark’s Fin with Fresh Crab Meat, Deep Fried Soon Hock Fish with Fine Soy Sauce, Deluxe Abalone Poon Choi, Crispy Roasted Sesame Chicken with Floss, Braised Ee-Fu Noodles with Conpoy and Abalone Sauce and more. Those with dietary restrictions can also choose from the Vegetarian Set Menu (from $38++) for an individual. Prices range from $338++ to $1,688++.

Pin Si Restaurant is at 60 Yishun Ave 4, #02-01 SAFRA Country Club, Singapore 769027. Visit pinsi.com.sg; www.facebook.com/pinsikitchensg; www.instagram.com/pinsikitchensg


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