Get the latest news from the F&B scene for families in March 2023 - Promotions, New Openings, Revamped Menus and more!
Every month, we put together a list of F&B news that is suitable for kids, family gatherings and for date nights! These include details of newly opened restaurants, revamped menus and festive experiences! Let's take a look at what's new in the F&B scene in March 2023!
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- 22 Kids Eat Free Promotions In Singapore
- Ten+ Is A New Hidden Safari-Themed Cafe in Singapore
- Goodwood Park Hotel's Annual Durian Fiesta Celebrates 40 Years
1. Visit Ten+, A New Hidden Cafe At Sungei Tengah
*Photo Credits: Ten+ Facebook page
Locations: 65 Sungei Tengah Road, Singapore 699000
Looking for a dining adventure off the beaten path? Look no further than Ten+, a safari-themed bistro located on Sungei Tengah Road. With its lush wilderness surroundings and camp-style ambience, Ten+ offers an out-of-the-ordinary dining experience for the entire family!
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and unwind in Ten+'s massive tranquil space. The interior is decorated in a safari theme, with sturdy tents dressed with fairy lights set up for a dining experience under the stars. If you're not feeling super adventurous, there is a sheltered area with comfy low tables and slouchy chairs that will transport you to an exotic resort somewhere.
2. Tenderbest Makcik Tuckshop Open at Sengkang Riverside Park
Venue: 50 Anchorvale Street, S544834
Tenderfresh, that iconic home-grown fried chicken, brand has opened another family-friendly, self-service restaurant under the Tenderbest Makcik Tuckshop brand offering unique dining experience paired with delicious food and a relaxed atmosphere without any service charge.
Located at Sengkang Riverside Park between Kupang and Farmway LRT Station, the 110-seater restaurant is segregated to two ends where the indoor dining area features a floor-to-ceiling view of the lush greenery of the park in an air-conditioned environment. While the sheltered outdoor dining area spots an industrial-grade ceiling fan which is bound to keep diners cool for maximum comfort during their visit.
Families can expect many new creations, including the 10-inch Half-Half Pizza ($17.90) where diners can choose any 2 pizza flavours, the 6 Pcs Trio- Cheese Sticks ($7.90) in three different flavours (Truffle, Garlic Pepper & Pizzeria) anbd the exclusive Crispy Chicken Wings Sedap Lemak ($8.90).
*Tenderbest Makcik Tuckshop (Sengkang Riverside Park) is not yet Halal-certified (in the process of applying for certification) but all ingredients used are from the same source as the other 3 currently Halal-certified Tenderbest Makcik Tuckshops
3. bamboo bowls Opens in Changi Business Park
Venue: Plaza 8 @ CBP, 1 Changi Business Park Crescent, 01-11, Singapore 486025
Known for its unique tech-enabled contactless experience, bamboo bowls is on a mission to make quick, chef-curated food accessible to all. It offers a variety of delicious and healthy Asian-inspired food bowls that are sugar-free, low on carb, gluten- and vegan-friendly, and served within five minutes.
Opening a third outlet at Plaza 8 @ CBP, the menu consists of eight easily customisable bowls, each celebrating the unique flavours and culinary traditions of a city in Asia from the streets of Tokyo to Bangkok. In conjunction with the outlet’s opening, bamboo bowls also launches a new bowl inspired by the cultural kaleidoscope of Taipei, featuring bb’s braised plant-based mince over pearl brown rice, soy-marinated egg, balanced with bok choy in garlic sauce, pickled cucumber and a choice of umami braised pork belly for a meaty add-on.
4. Discover more batter - a Delivery Only Fried Chicken Concept
Starring an eclectic mix of Korean seasoning and spice, more batter is a Halal-certified, delivery only concept that specialises in boneless fried chicken chunks made with 100% chicken thigh in mouthwatering exciting flavours from around the globe!
The brand is featuring flavours from Korea, the im-peck-able selection showcases six flavoursome choices – Seaweed, Honey Garlic, Cheesy Gochujang, White Slaw, Ginger Soy, and Gochujang that are just more batter than the rest.
5. TAG Espresso Opens Second Outlet Along Orchard Road
Venue: 391 Orchard Road, #02-11, Takashimaya Shopping Centre, Ngee Ann City, Singapore 238872
Homegrown premium coffee brand TAG Espresso unveils a serene garden-themed café tucked away in a hidden corner of Takashimaya Shopping Centre. This is TAG Espresso’s second brick and mortar store serving quality fresh brew as well as specialty drinks complemented by a Japanese fusion menu in a gorgeous modern botanical-inspired space.
Every coffee product available at TAG Espresso Takashimaya S.C – and on its entire catalogue – is made from freshly roasted 100% Arabica beans from leading coffee regions like Ethiopia, Columbia, Guatemala, Brazil and Sumatra, resulting in cups of quality coffee that hit the spot.
Identifying as the most expressive coffee in Singapore, TAG Espresso first appeared in the limelight with groundbreaking coffee capsules that are sustainable, guilt-free and above all, convenient with a premium touch – without the need for a coffee machine. The brand prides itself in inspiring customers to experiment and express themselves through their everyday brew without compromising on quality.
6. Sol & Ora Presents A Culinary Journey Of The Latin-Mediterranean With Monthly Gastronomic Showcases
Venue: Level 7 The Outpost Hotel, 10 Artillery Avenue, Sentosa Island Singapore 099951
This February to May 2023, embark on a culinary journey of the Latin-Mediterranean at Sol & Ora and explore a melting pot of cultures through monthly gastronomic showcases in collaboration with French Spirits Group, Rémy Cointreau (February), as well as 1-Group’s distinct dining concepts: Contemporary Italian restaurant – MONTI (March), Greek Taverna – Zorba (April), and Modern Spanish restaurant – UNA (May).
- Soulful Italian by MONTI (1 - 31 Mar 2023)
Presenting a hand-picked selection of signatures (from $38++) from 1-Group’s Contemporary Italian restaurant, MONTI.
- Parma Ham Delicacies (6 - 12 Mar 2023)
Delight in one of the finest hams in the world, Prosciutto di Parma, with an enticing appetiser and main (from $24++).
7. Limited Time Hokkaido Menu at Genki Sushi
Genki Sushi is thrilled to unveil a NEW, time-limited Hokkaido menu from now until 2 April 2023 at all 20 of its outlets across Singapore. Star highlights in this promotion are treasured ingredients and produce that the northern prefecture boasts, such as hotate (scallop), ikura (salmon roe), snow crab, corn, cheese, condensed milk as well as yaki miso – making this menu an absolute must-try!
During this period, Genki Sushi invites you to take part in a $50 Genki Sushi Voucher giveaway byt counting the number of shells within the bottles displayed at its five participating outlets – i12 Katong, Jurong Point, Nex, Northpoint City and Orchard Central.
8. Enjoy a Durian Fest at Goodwood Park Hotel
Venue: Goodwood Park Hotel, 22 Scotts Road, Singapore 228221
Dates: 6 Mar to 6 Aug 2023
Following the success of its iconic Durian Mousse Cake in 1983 and introduction of the well-loved Durian Puffs in 1984, Goodwood Park Hotel’s Durian Fiesta has since become a highly-anticipated annual affair for ardent fans of the iconic fruit, while continuing to impress with creative takes on durian-themed pastries and desserts.
This 6 March to 6 August 2023, Goodwood Park Hotel will be proudly celebrating its 40th year of innovation and creativity in crafting indulgent pastries that showcase the king of fruits. Families can expect a decadent line-up of desserts and more, including a total of 40 attractive flash deals!
9. Learn More About Japanese Food Culture at the Oishii! Delicious Japan
Venue: Waseda Shibuya Senior High School
Dates: 5 March 2023
JFOODO and Waseda Shibuya Senior High School are pleased to present Oishii! Delicious Japan, a one-day event on 5 March 2023 at the Waseda Shibuya Senior High School in Singapore. The event aims to educate and encourage appreciation among Singaporean youths for Japanese food culture.
The event will provide guests with an opportunity to savor various signature Japanese foods and learn about Japanese culture. The first 80 people to register for the event will enjoy a complimentary bento set provided by a modern Japanese restaurant!
10. LittleOak, A New Goat Formula For Babies and Toddlers is now Available in Singapore
LittleOak’s formula for babies and toddlers is made in New Zealand from fresh whole goat milk and is the World’s first certified 100% palm oil free formula. Made with the natural goodness and lower lactose levels of goat milk, it provides a new option for Singaporean families looking for a next-generation alternative to traditional formulas, free from palm oil and unnecessary synthetic ingredients..
While most formula brands follow a common process of heating and treating the milk several times to make formula, LittleOak uses a world-first From Fresh process and heats their milk only once, halving the heating process, to preserve all the natural goodness and essential vitamins of goat milk.
LittleOak is available in Stage 1 (0-6 months), Stage 2 (6-12 months) and Stage 3 (1-4 years), and can be purchased from Scoop Wholefoods or www.thelittleoakcompany.com.
11. Celebrating Binary’s One Year Milestone with a Revamped Menu
Venue: 390 Orchard Rd, #01-01A Palais Renaissance, Singapore 238871
Binary enters a new chapter with a refreshed menu of sides, small plates, platters, mains, and sweets that is waiting to be discovered. Drawing inspiration from the cosmic pas de deux of stars, the gastro-bar remains true to its unique binary approach of featuring distinct flavours of Asian and Western cuisine.
In every dish, the restaurant continues to present both Asian and Western versions of a single produce, while keeping the two cooking traditions distinct. This refresh also debuts a cocktail programme, where creations are built upon a base spirit or ingredient that is, likewise, presented in two ways: Asian or Western.
12. Celebrate 9 Years with Char Restaurants With an Updated Menu
Venue: 363 Jalan Besar, Singapore 208994
Well-known for its exceptional roast meats, especially its Signature Char Siew – a dark beauty glistening with a proprietary marinade, Char is pleased to unveil a refreshed repertoire of classic and inventive dishes amid updated interiors at its Jalan Besar location.
Families can look forward to savouring exciting NEW offerings alongside all-time favourites from Char’s impeccable repertoire of Cantonese and Chinese dishes, including the phenomenal Mala Char Siew 麻辣叉烧 ($20/ portion), a fiery spin on the brand’s one-of-a-kind Signature Char Siew 招牌叉烧 (from $27/ 300g), and an updated version of poached Free-Range Soya Sauce Chicken 香滑安心油鸡 (from $21/ half chicken)
The refurbished restaurant is tastefully decorated with choice art pieces with intriguing backstories; the all-familiar centrepiece painting of a chicken, duck, pig and beer bottle that embody the brand’s signature roasts and British ales; as well as captivating neon lights that suitably spell out fun taglines in mandarin.
13. 7-Eleven Launches NEW Fiery and Tasty Meals
7-Eleven has created a brand-new spicy selection of grab-and-go items all at great value prices. Get ready to indulge and fire up your taste buds with these delectable dishes inspired by your favourite flavours including Japanese, Thai, Korean, Malaysian, Mexican, and more with a spicy twist. Here's some items to highlight!
- 7-Select Spicy Japanese Curry Chicken with Rice (RSP $4.90): This piquant Japanese-style curry is seasoned with cayenne pepper and contains tender marinated chicken pieces. The intensely flavoured curry roux is made with a mouth-watering blend of spices including turmeric, cumin, red chilli, and white pepper. Served on a bed of fried rice with scrambled egg, this comforting dish will spice up any mealtime.
- 7-Select Prawn Sambal Fried Rice with Cashew Nuts (RSP $4.80): This popular Southeast Asian stir-fried classic certainly delivers a spicy kick! Featuring juicy prawns, chilli flakes from Malaysia and sambal belacan made with dried chilli and chilli paste to add rich umami flavour, this dish is a beautifully balanced blend of tastes and textures.
- 7-Select Creamy Tom Yum Sandwich (RSP $3.70): Tom yum spices and chilli padi are infused into a creamy sauce together with minced chicken and lettuce so you can enjoy the authentic and distinct flavours of this classic dish on the go.
- 7-Select Ghost Pepper Chicken Noodles (RSP $5.00): The ultimate test for daredevils is back! Sink your teeth into this ghost pepper noodle dish topped with a spicy chicken cutlet. Be sure to have a glass of milk on standby!
- 7-Select Chilli Crab Linguine (RSP $5.00): This supremely satisfying fusion recipe features al dente linguine with an in-house chilli crab sauce boasting red chilli padi, ginger, turmeric as well as juicy morsels of crabmeat.
14. Special Dining Experiences at Little Farms
Little Farms has invited guest chef Anthony Schlenk to create an unforgettable dining experiences with his unique culinary style..
At Tanglin Mall, Chef Anthony Schlenk will create a memorable 5-course dinner menu - Bec Hardy + Little Farms on 10 and 11 March 2023 ($128++ per person with wine pairing; $108++ food only) - featuring Cured Akaroa Salmon paired with Adelaide Sauvignon Blanc from the Bec Hardy range.
This is followed by a casual lunch - Grill Night - featuring dishes like a Seared O’Connor Beef Ribeye on 12 March at Katong Point.
There will also be a special wine tasting event on 10 and 11 March at Tanglin Mall hosted by Richard Dolan, Joint Managing Director of Bec Hardy Wines and husband to Bec.
15. Celebrate International Women's Day with Free-flow Drinks Package at LeVeL 33
Venue: 8 Marina Boulevard, #33-01 Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 1, Singapore 018981
Date: 8 March 2022
LeVeL33 is proud to be part of the celebrations for International Women’s Day with a special drinks promotion for all ladies. On 8 March 2023 only, ladies may enjoy a 2-hour free flow package for $88++, inclusive of unlimited pours of LeVeL33’s fresh, house-brewed beers, cocktails, their carefully selected house wines, rosé prosecco, and soft drinks.
16. Celebrate International Women's Day with The Marmalade Pantry
The Marmalade Pantry commemorates this International Women's Day with a curated afternoon tea set, available from 1 March to 30 April 2023 for dine-in at all outlets as well as online for takeaway and delivery.
The Lavender Bloom Afternoon Tea Set ($78++ for two persons) offers specially introduced sweet and savoury treats, including a selection created in hues of purple – one of the official colours of International Women’s Day, representing justice and dignity.
New creations for the occasion include the Mini Honey Blueberry Cupcake, Blackcurrant Macaron, and Meringue Lollipop, along with delectable savouries like the Purple Mashed Potato Croquette, Lavender Chicken on Rice Cracker, and Prawns with Blueberry Feta on Purple Potato Chips.
Replete with two pots of artisan tea from homegrown brand Monogram Tea, keep the celebrations going and raise a glass with add-on bubbly options - Moët & Chandon Rosé Impérial ($28++ per 200ml bottle) and Lychee Prosecco ($10++ per glass).
The set is available at
- The Marmalade Pantry Downtown outlet from 3pm to 6pm daily;
- The Marmalade Pantry ION outlet from 2pm to 6pm, Monday to Thursday;
- The Marmalade Pantry Anchorpoint outlet (opening April 2023) from 2pm to 6pm, Monday to Thursday
17. Bargains and Promotions Awaits at the Food & Beverage Fair 2023
Venue: Singapore Expo Hall 6
Date: 16 - 19 Mar 2023, 11 am - 10 pm
Mark down your dates for a family foodie visit to the Singapore Expo for the Food & Beverage Fair 2023! The 17th edition of this popular F&B fair will see over 200 exhibitors offering over 1,000 local and international F&B products with great bargains awaiting! Families can expect discounts and a chance to spend and win cash vouchers and products too!
18. 50% Off Coffee @ PAZZION Café
Photo Credits: https://www.pazzion.com/
Venue: PAZZION Café
Date: March 2023, every Wed between 3 pm - 5 pm
PAZZION launches its #Thoughtful Sustainable Series of stylish shoes and goes beyond fashion with a special deal at PAZZION Café to encourage shoppers to make lifestyle changes for a sustainability cause.
For the month of March, all coffee lovers can enjoy 50% off all coffees (every Wednesday, between 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM) if they bring their own coffee mug to PAZZION Café. Coffee beans will also be recycled to make Sustainable Soap Bars and will be available as a free gift with any purchase from the sustainable collection from April onwards.