10 Best 1-for-1 Food Deals In October 2016 That're Worth The Impending Food Tummy

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Double the company, half the price 


 We're down to the last quarter of 2016, and you've probably already started saving moolah for all the Christmas presents you'll be buying. That normally means more stay-home and budget dates, except this year it can be totally different -  here's a pool of great places that you can halve your bill if you bring a plus one, as long as you use a DBS/POSB card to make payment! 

Read on for eat-all-you-can buffets, high teas and simple milkshakes that you can indulge in. 


1. 1-for-1 Milkshakes @ Ben & Jerry’s, Dempsey 



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Happiness could come as easy as a cup of creamy milkshake. Think your favourite Chocolate Fudge Brownie or Phish Food ice-cream blended into a smooth and milky slush for you on a sweltering hot day: shiok. Even better, create your own signature milkshake made from any ice-cream flavour of your choice! 

Promotion: 1-for-1 Milkshake Exclusive  
Offer till: 31st Oct 2016 
Outlets: Only at Dempsey Road, Blk 8 #01-14 
Website: http://www.benjerry.com.sg/  


2. 1-for-1 Lunch/Dinner Buffet @ Furama City Centre 




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A 4-minute walk from Clarke Quay is all it takes to reach this halal-certified restaurant at Furama City Centre. Tiffany Cafe & Restaurant serves a huge range of gastronomic delights and specials from their Malay Kitchen, so if you love international food and spice, you’ll love it here. 

They have an impressive dessert spread and you must not miss out any of their durian desserts - their Durian Pengat and puddings have been highly raved about!  

Promotion: 1-for-1 Lunch/Dinner Buffet 
Offer till: 30 Dec 2016

  • Maximum of 10 diners per table 
  • Child pricing only for children aged 5 - 11 years old. 


  • Lunch: S$53.80++ (Adult) S$28.80++ (Child)
  • Buffet Dinner: S$65.80++ (Adult) S$28.80++ (Child)

Venue: Tiffany Cafe & Restaurant
Website: http://www.furama.com/citycentre/Dining  


3. 1-for-1 Buffet Dinner/ Weekend High Tea @ Holiday Inn Atrium 



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Another super accessible buffet is Holiday Inn Atrium’s seafood buffet. A few minutes from the CBD, you can jio your colleagues for a TGIF seafood feast to kickoff the weekend. Think freshly-shucked oysters, snow crab delights and even your favourite salted egg yolk crab.  

On weekends, you can anticipate a spread of savoury baked options and homely favours such as cheese oysters and crab with vermicelli. If you don’t wanna bog yourself down with a full meal, this 1-for-1 promotion also extends to their weekend high tea! 


  • 1-for-1 'A Great Catch' Seafood Buffet Dinner
  • 1-for-1 Weekend High Tea

Offer till: 31st Oct 2016

  • 1-day advance reservation needed 

Address: Atrium Restaurant, 317 Outram Road, Holiday Inn 
Contact: 67317172 


4. 1-for-1 Cafe Mosaic @ Carlton Hotel, Singapore 



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If you love your savoury favourites hot, Cafe Mosaic at Carlton Hotel doesn’t disappoint. On top of their amazing seafood range on ice, you get to indulge in their O.P Ribs served with Red Wine Reduction or dive into a delish "rojak" you create with your favourite ingredients.  

Just 3 minutes from City Hall MRT, it’s another dinner spot you can definitely head straight after work. This also means that you have more time to eat till every penny’s worth!  

Promotion: 1-for-1 buffet dinner 
Offer till: 31st Oct 2016

  • Not valid during festive period, eve of and on PHs. 
  • Up to 12 guests per table, no splitting of bill 
  • Child pricing only for children aged 6 - 12 years old, 6 years and below dine for free. 

Address: Cafe Mosaic, 76 Bras Basah Road, Carlton Hotel Singapore 
Website:  http://carltonhotel.sg/ 


5. 1-for-1 English Afternoon Tea Set @ Java+, Marriott Tang Plaza



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Sometimes, having time to even chill your afternoon away with nice cake and good tea becomes a luxury in the midst of your busy schedule. Swarmed with work, most of us barely even have time to pick up a book, let alone catch up with a friend over dessert. 

Now you can legit stop feeling guilty about the time you stood your BFF up because you had work to clear. Chope her and catch up over quality TWG tea paired with good english savories.  

Promotion: 1-for-1 Traditional English Afternoon Tea Set, from 2 - 5 pm daily 

Offer till: 31st Oct 2016

  • Reservations made at least 2-days in advance 

Address: 320 Orchard Road, Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel 
Website:  http://www.singaporemarriott.com/restaurant/java/ 


6. 1-for-1 Mains/Pasta @ High Society, Marina Bay Sands  



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Normally, food at MBS can be so atas that you could only explore options from 1983 or Rasapura Masters. Even then, you could carelessly over-pick a few yong tau foo ingredients and pay almost $10 for it. 

But now you and your BFF could share a Cajun Spring Chicken and Norwegian Seared Salmon from this cool music-themed restaurant without breaking the bank. After which, you can tell your friends that you have FINALLY dined at a classy restaurant in MBS! 

Promotion: 1-for-1 Main course/ Pasta 
Offer till: 31st Oct 2016, Valid only for dine In 
Outlets: The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, #B2-47/48 
Website: http://highsociety.com.sg/wp/   


7. 1-for-1 Selected Mains @ Fish & Co 



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You don’t have to be a student to enjoy their amazing mains at a wallet-happy price. Pick up deep sea catches with ebiko or a peri-peri spice, enjoy a grilled chicken with seafood or even share a crusty mediterranean pizza. 

They’ve outlets islandwide so hop conveniently to one near you!  

Promotion:1-for-1 Selected Main Course 

Offer till: till 31st Oct 2016

  • Only valid for dine in on weekdays, excluding Friday 6 - 10pm, eve of PH and PH. 
  • Free item will be of the lower value 

Outlets: All Singapore outlets except Changi Airport Terminal 2, Paragon & AMK Hub 
Website:  http://www.fish-co.com/   


8. 1-for-1 All Mains & Breads @ Bakerzin Farrer Park Connexion 



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You might be more familiar with their flans and macaroons but locally-born French patisserie Bakerzin has been working hard to bring more than just desserts to the table. If you don’t already know, they have long revamped their menu to include savoury hot mains!  

Now with a wide range of food, drinks and desserts, it’s time for you to grab bae and make them your cosy one-stop dinner pick. 

Promotion: 1-for-1 all Main Courses and Breads 
Offer till: 4th November 2016, only valid on weekdays. 
Outlet: Only at Bakerzin Farrer Park Connexion 
Website: http://www.bakerzin.com/  


9. 1-for-1 Dimsum @ Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao / Jiangnan 



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Crystal Jade members, you’re in for a treat! Tick off your cravings with a range of their signature dimsums; from Beijing XLB, your favourite steamed honey char siew bao to Shanghai pan-fried pork buns, you got to try them all.  

The promotion is available at ALL Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao/Jiangnan outlets, so it's convenient wherever you stay! 

Promotion: 1-for-1 Selected Dimsum, for Jadeite members with payment made using DBS/POSB Credit or Debit card
Offer till: 31st Oct 2016, Mon - Fri excluding eve of PH and PH 
Outlets: Available at all Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao/ Jiangnan outlets
Website:  http://www.crystaljade.com/lamianxiaolongbao/ 


10. 1-for-1 Pastas @ Capri by Fraser, Changi 



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Just because all-day-dining restaurant Caprilicious is nestled quietly within Changi Business Park doesn’t mean that their deals are as ulu as their location. Easties are gonna hail this pasta promotion that’s perfect for you and your office lunch kaki. Also because they’re so known for their international buffets, you can expect high quality seafood here. 

Promotion: 1-for-1 Pasta at Caprilicious 
Offer till: 31st Oct 2016 
Outlets: Only at Capri by Fraser (Changi), 3 Changi Business Park Central 1 
Website: http://www.capribyfraser.com/    


Eat your way through October with wallet-friendly deals 



Armed with a DBS/POSB Credit or Debit Card, you can wrap up October easily without emptying your wallet in misery. So when you’re desperate and close to eating grass, supersaver deals are a godsend. 

Besides these F&B deals to look out for, you could even score a 1-for-1 7D6N trip to Taiwan, enjoy complimentary perfumes and skincare or dine free with two paying adults at Fullerton Hotel. With less than two weeks to go, we say you better catch these deals as fast as you got PPAP stuck in your head.  

Find out more 1-for-1 and other dining deals here!  


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