5 Great Set Lunches
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012
Calling all you CBD-ers – there’s a sweet lunch deal every weekday at The Exchange. Choose between a 2-course meal at $28++ or a 3-course meal at $35++ at this Australasian favourite, which serves up great dishes like grilled Pacific prawns and slow-roasted lamb.
Price: $28++ for 2 courses and $35++ for 3 courses
The Exchange, Asia Square Tower One, 8 Marina View #01-05, Singapore 018960, p. 6636 1200
Latteria Mozarella Bar
Cheese has a very special place in our hearts. At Latteria Mozarella Bar, the 3-course set lunch changes daily and includes options like Homemade Gnocchi with Pesto and the restaurant’s legendary Slow Roasted Lamb Shank with Chickpeas and Red Wine Casserole. Not only do they offer their set lunch every day of the week, kids get to lunch for free on the weekends! Just order two items from their a la carte menu.
Price: $28++ for 3 courses, available from Mon-Sun, 12-230pm
Latteria Mozarella Bar, 40 Duxton Hill, Singapore 089618, p. 6866 1988
Chinatown is abuzz with great restaurants and Ember is the perfect hidden gastronomic find. Housed in Hotel 1929, this 3-course lunch menu is extensive – the choice of appetizers alone is more than most entire set lunch menus. Must-try: the pan-seared scallops and the marinated cod. The complimentary bread is also really good. To the uninitiated – you must make reservations; this place is hot!
Price: $39.50-45.50++ for 3 courses, available from Mon-Fri,1130am-2pm
Ember, 50 Keong Saik Road, Hotel 1929, p. 6347 1928
Da Paolo Pizzabar
Enjoy a half portion of your choice of salad as well as savour a hot dish or Piadina, a traditional Italian flatbread with various fillings, from the a la carte menu. Mouth-watering options include Mushroom Ricotta Crepe and Crab cakes paired with an avocado and mango salsa. Finish with dessert and a coffee/ tea and you’ll be one happy camper.
Price: $25++ for 3 courses, available from Mon-Fri, 12-230pm
Da Paolo Pizzabar, 44 Jalan Merah Saga, #01-46, Singapore 278116, p. 6479 6059
Communal dining? Count us in. Choose between the 3-course set lunch or, if you want to be fancy, the 3-course executive set lunch. With options like braised pork cheeks, Norwegian blue mussels, and duck confit, Cocotte is perfect for any meat-hungry diner.
Price: $29-38++ for 3 courses, available from Mon-Fri, 12-4pm
Cocotte, 2 Dickson Road, Singapore 209494, p. 6298 1188
Exclusive Reader Giveaway:
Feeling hungry after all that food talk? We’ve got you covered! We’re giving away a delish lunch for 4 at the ever-popular Cocotte. All you need to do is subscribe to our newsletter, leave a comment below on who you’d take to lunch and why, and post it to facebook (just tick the box).
This giveaway closes Wed, Aug 15 2012. Good luck!