14 New Halal Places You Can Get Discounts At with the FRIENDS Card



More places for you to flash your FRIENDS card!

It’s nearing the end of December and before you make that New Year resolution to lose weight for the umpteenth time, we have a list of new places listed on you need to try before January comes. Grab your wallet, FRIENDS card and a foodie friend to enjoy all these wonderful deals and discounts with!



These are restaurants, cafes, hawkers and bakeries with a physical space either for dine in or takeaways.

1. Chickata Thai Hot Pot

We know we’ve not been kind to west-siders, especially since all the great eating places are in the east. So West-siders, it’s time for you to rejoice! Chickata Thai Hot Pot has joined our growing community of FRIENDS so you can enjoy their steamboat and BBQ with your friends too. Drag your non-meat eating friends too since Chickata serves seafood apart from chicken and meat too.

Chickata is a local startup brand inspired by the very much hype Mookata. “Chick” means chicken and “Kata” means hot pan in Thai. Serving delicious marinated Chicken, Beef, Lamb, seafood and surimis for BBQ Hot Pan and steamboat. Most importantly it is Muslim-friendly as we only serve 100% Halal ingredients. [GiveAway] We are giving away 2 Combo platters value @$32 each to 2 winners. To win, simply: 1. Like and share our Facebook 2. Follow us on our Instagram @chickata_bbq 3. Tell us who you want to enjoy Chickata with by tagging them in your comments. We will pick the two winners randomly on 30 November 2017.

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Chickata Hot Pot

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Chickata BBQ offers 20% discount for FRIENDS Card holders on Mondays to Fridays between 3pm to 6pm and 10% discount for FRIENDS Card holders for Mondays to Fridays 6pm to 11pm, Saturday and Sundays 11am to 11pm. (Discounts not applicable to Ala-Carte Buffet)

2. Fish n Chicks

With four outlets islandwide, Fish n Chicks is the latest local fast food joint to run to and flash your FRIENDS card. Their fish and chips are comforting and generous, while the grilled lobster served with chips are almost too good to be true. Plus, the chill atmospheres at all their outlets makes it the perfect impromptu dinner spot with your friends.


Fish n Chicks

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Fish & Chicks offers 10% discount for FRIENDS! Valid All Day, Any Day. Not valid with any other promotions

3. Le Castella


I can’t stop singing Jigglypuff’s song whenever I see the cakes come out of the oven because, well, they jiggle so beautifully! Le Castella now has three outlets islandwide for you to enjoy your FRIENDS card deals at. Soft, spongy and extremely addictive, Le Castella cakes is a must for parties and family dinners, especially if you’re not one for rich creamy cakes.

Le Castella

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Castella offers 15% discount for more than 1 purchase in one receipt. For single purchases only, Castella offers 10% off.

4. Tang Tea House

Everyone’s favourite halal-certified Chinese dim sum restaurant is now verified and on board with the FRIENDS card! Gather round the table and spin that lazy Susan, taking your pick at whichever dim sum that tickles your fancy. Also, as recommended by The Halal Food Blog, make sure you order their Roasted Chicken Rice too!


Tang Tea House

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Tang Tea House offers 10% off your bill. Valid on Mondays to Fridays. No Valid on set menus and promotional items.

5. The Royals Cafe

You’ll never be royal, but you’ll feel royal when you dine at The Royals Cafe, situated on the Upper East Side of the island. Bring your mother or girlfriends for an afternoon tea, or have an evening with the boys complete with steak and local fare at this quaint cafe. Since there’s always room for desserts, make sure you get some cake too!


T he Royals Cafe

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: The Royals Cafe offers 10% off your bill. Valid on Weekdays only (excluding Public Holidays). Not applicable with any other promotions, discounts or set meals.

6.  Chef Wan’s Kitchen

Enjoy the amazing view of the city skyline as you dine in the elegant yet homely feel of Chef Wan’s Kitchen at Esplanade Mall. The heritage dishes served at Chef Wan’s Kitchen will remind you of your childhood trips back to your granny’s kampung. Now there’s one more place in the central area for your to flash your FRIENDS card at!


Chef Wan’s Kitchen

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: 1-for-1 Set Lunch Deal! Choose from: (1) Ayam Percik (2) Javanese Fried Chicken (3) Chef Wan’s Beef Rendang (4) Ikan Belado. All set menu comes with Yellow Coconut Rice, Signature Achar, Urap Carrot & Cucumber, Bergedil and Sambal Egg, a choice of a drink and a signature dessert – Chilled Coconut Custard. 1-for-1 deal valid only for weekday lunch!

Homies and Pop-Ups

These are home-based businesses with the occasional pop-up stores at bazaars, flea markets or events. Click on the ‘Homies and Pop-ups’ tab when you search their names on!

7. Moshpit Mallows

Chewy, soft and addictive marshmallows, but without all the preservatives and ingredients you can’t pronounce – Moshpit Mallows are great for the sweet tooth who is trying to be a bit more conscious when it comes to food. Grab your hands on this homemade fluffy goodness with your FRIENDS card.

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Moshpit Mallows

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Moshpit Mallows offers 10% off for FRIENDS Card Holders. Flash your card to claim your discount at pop up booths. To exercise your discount online, quote FRIENDS CODE.

8. Encik Rizal & Co.

Who can resist a good ol’ hotdog bun topped with cheese and beef chilli? Now you won’t need to wait for the next bazaar to get your hands on some subs. Street food just got more accessible thanks to Encik Rizal & Co!

#Repost We had so much fun at Halalfoodhunt first pop up cafe. It was all manic + loads of fun and laughter, just like our messy dogs. We thank you and we hope you love it. We would like to say a big awesome thank you to Halalfoodhunt for having us be a part of this super duper fun event, it was a mega opportunity for us, and we are glad we are given the chance to be in it. . . @Regranned from @halalfoodhunt – Mr Ramly move over. We have Encik Rizal instead 😝 • • #halalfoodhunt #happy130nms #plussixfiveconcept – #regrann

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Encik Rizal & Co.

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Encik Rizal & Co offers 10% off for cardholders. Flash your card at our pop up booths to redeem your discount!

Online Retail

These are brands which offers online purchases via website, email or phone calls. FRIENDS cardholders enjoy discounts when they use the codes sent to them via the FRIENDS Email Newsletter. Be sure to click on the ‘Online Retailers’ tab when you search on


Healthy food doesn’t have to burn a hole in your pocket. Their hearty soups taste so deliciously fresh you won’t realise you’re actually eating healthy. Order Eat Healthy’s range of soups online and enjoy discounts and at the same time make the change to adopt a healthier lifestyle.


Eat Healthy

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Eat Healthy offers 15% off direct orders (online/phone/e-mail).


Getting gifts for your foodie friends just got easier! Delicious jarred sambal and sauces which can be served as a condiment or used as a pre-made sauce from Shermay’s Fine Food Singapore are perfect gifts all year round.


Shermay’s Fine Food Singapore

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Shermay’s offers 10% off all regular priced items except sale/bundle items. Pop Up booth Promo: Any 3 sauces for $30 + 1 FOC Ginger Garlic Sauce


Frozen foods specialist Nikmart has joined our FRIENDS community by offering an exclusive deal to FRIENDS cardholders. Get your convenience foods from Nikmart, or simply head over to their supermarket when you’re preparing for that annual year-end barbecue and make your life a lot easier. Plus, who can resist a good deal when you flash your FRIENDS card!



FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: Nikmart offers 5% discount at for walk-ins at our supermarket. Flash your FRIENDS Card before payment to claim your discount.


Movie nights are not complete without popcorn, so head over to Cornery’s website to order some for yourself and your family. Stock up the pantry with locally handmade fresh popcorns with signature flavours such as Butterscotch and Cheddar Cheese.



FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: 20% off total bill with minimum purchase of $7. Valid till 31 Jan 2018. Quote FRIENDS code upon checkout.


13. Three Legs Brand Cooling Water


Keep yourself cool and hydrated this holiday season since the weather has been very erratic! Order these refreshingly good flavoured cooling water from Three Legs Cooling Brand with your FRIENDS card and enjoy an exclusive deal!

Three Legs Brand Cooling Water

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: 1 carton @ $23 (with $14 delivery fee). Order 4 cartons & above to enjoy free delivery!

Raw Foods

14. SBY Frozen Meat


Sometimes, supermarket runs can get a bit overwhelming, and you won’t have time at all to spend 2 hours going through the grocery list at the supermarket. Make your life easier by purchasing your meats online from SBY Frozen. It’s always a good idea to save time and money with the FRIENDS card!

SBY Frozen

FRIENDS Discount applicable for other dishes: SBY Meat offers 5% discount on Raw Meat. Valid for orders on Tuesdays to Thursdays.


5 Food Trends We Need to Say Goodbye To in 2018

You must admit that with the evolution of social media in 2017, every other food joint jumped into the bandwagon of ensuring an Instagram worthy menu. While some restaurants and cafes manage to ace making food look exciting and at the same time delicious, most of the Instagram worthy foods aren’t that palatable. This new year, we bid goodbye to some food trends that are no longer cool for the ‘gramm and stomach.

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