8 Best Chinese New Year Catering Ideas For Your Family Reunion Dinner 2020

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Beyond the bountiful red packets and tongue-twisting Chinese New Year greetings, the highlight of this joyous occasion has got to be the Chinese New Year reunion dinner! Considered one of the most important meals among the Chinese community, it’s no wonder the Chinese New Year reunion dinner is such a huge feat to pull off (especially if you’re cooking for a big family). This year, give yourself a break and engage some of the best Chinese New Year catering services instead!

1. Neo Garden Catering

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Neo Garden Catering is no stranger to most Singaporeans. Providing consistently high quality catering services since the early 90s, it has won numerous awards and is regarded as the number one event caterer in Singapore!

Their well-loved Chinese New Year catering menus are back this year — one for smaller families (minimum eight pax) and another for bigger families (minimum 80 pax)! Each catering menu features eight to nine yummy dishes, including popular items such as Har Lok Prawn, Sichuan Crispy Fish and Auspicious Treasure Pot. Don’t forget to order their smooth and creamy Yam Paste With Gingko Nut dessert, which is bound to please the elderly at home! Check out Neo Garden Catering’s extensive Chinese New Year catering menu and place your orders as soon as possible!

2. Select Catering

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With more than 25 years of catering experience, Select Catering is proficient in providing quality food for banquets, parties, meal deliveries and buffet catering in Singapore! If you’re looking for an extensive Chinese New Year catering menu packed with a wide variety of delectable choices to indulge in, you’ve come to the right place!

For the huge family gathering, go for the CNY 2020 Buffets that cater for 25 pax and above. Get the most bang for your buck with the Fortune Feast Buffet which features favourites such as Battered Fish Fillet with Lychee Plum Sauce and Pomelo, Fragrant Wok Fried Rice with Crab Meat and Shrimp and Abundant Wealth Crispy Fish Skin Yu Sheng! Select Catering also provides CNY Party Sets for those who prefer a smaller and more intimate Chinese New Year reunion dinner!

3. Yeh Lai Siang Catering

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Yeh Lai Siang Catering is the team to turn to if you’re looking for a Chinese New Year catering spread that will impress the older generation! Inspired by traditional authentic taste, Yeh Lai Siang Catering prides themselves for preserving local flavours and culture through high-quality dishes since 1983.

Besides mouthwatering dishes such as Imperial Herbal Chicken and Fish Maw Treasure Pot, Yeh Lai Siang Catering also offers a vegetarian buffet option featuring Cereal Dusted Fish and Braised Hong Siew Tofu! Turn the festivities up a notch with their special Yu Sheng which can be designed into prosperous Chinese phrases and adorable animal graphics such as an auspicious rat or golden phoenix! Yeh Lai Siang Catering’s Chinese New Year catering menus provide for a minimum of 10 pax and portions can be adjusted according to your requirements.

4. 338 Catering

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Highly rated on FoodLine.sg, 338 Catering is well-known for its scrumptious Tingkat meals. Achieving perfection is no feat for 338 Catering, who seem to have found the recipe for tasty and healthy food! Cooked with less oil and salt, their Chinese New Year catering menus will satisfy even the pickiest eater at the reunion dinner!

For Chinese New Year, 338 Catering has whipped up three different affordable menus to delight your taste buds! Keep your eyes peeled for X.O Sauce Pork Chop, Breaded Crab Claw and Sliced Fish with Mala Sauce which ! You’ll be glad to know that delivery fees are relatively wallet-friendly, ranging from $28 to $58 depending on buffet type and delivery date!

5. Orange Clove Catering

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While Orange Clove Catering is best known as one of the best corporate caterers in town, this doesn’t mean you and your family can’t engage their services for Chinese New Year reunion dinners! Looking to serve a small group of 10 guests? Check out their mini buffets featuring their crowd-pleasing Signature Curry Chicken, Assorted Nonya Kueh and Sea Cucumber Duck. While larger families can choose from a wider range of menus with new flavours like DIY Korean Spicy Chicken with Bun Platter — how creative!

Are you a huge fan of Peranakan flavours? Then treat your family to Baba’s Favourites or Nonya Indulgence menu with delights such as Nyonya Beef Rendang and Signature Ayam Buah Keluak this Chinese New Year! Take a look at Orange Clove Catering’s Chinese New Year catering menus and make your selection!

6. Nature Vegetarian Catering

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Give the gift of health this season! On Chinese New Year, indulge with your loved ones in a healthy feast with Nature Vegetarian Catering! Whether you’re a vegetarian or someone who’s looking for a healthier option, eating vegetarian is a great way to kickstart the Lunar New Year.

Nature Vegetarian Catering is an award-winning caterer that’s committed to delivering a wide range of quality vegetarian delicacies! Their Chinese New Year catering menu caters to 20 pax and above, featuring popular vegetarian dishes such as Yi Fu Noodles, Abalone with Vegetables, Fried Golden Spring Roll and Sweet & Sour Ribs. You can also order a vegetarian Yu Sheng as an add-on!

7. YLS Catering

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You know you’re in good hands when it comes to YLS Catering, a renowned caterer who’s been in the industry for more than 20 years! When it comes to customer satisfaction, YLS Catering will go the extra mile to meet individual requests and needs. It’s no wonder so many customers left satisfactory reviews for YLS Catering!

When ordering from YLS Catering’s Chinese New Year catering menu, it’s a must to try their local delights such as Braised Pork with Bun, Sliced Fish with Cereal as well as Deep Fried Ngo Hiang! Don’t miss out on the creamy Yam Paste with Coconut Milk that’s bound to be a popular dessert of the night!

8. MEGU Catering Concepts

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Dig into buffet spreads from MEGU Catering Concepts this Chinese New Year and feel the warmth! Operated by a pair of brothers, MEGU Catering Concepts delivers a dedicated and personal catering service that you can rely on.

Ready to indulge? Their Chinese New Year catering menus 2020 are inspired by modern Japanese-Chinese cuisine. Smaller families can opt for the Chinese New Year party set menus that come with a Happiness Cold Platter, Shoyu Sesame & Ginger Sous Vide Chicken and Chawanmushi on top of other yummy goodness! Enjoy a complimentary Party Set Box (contains cutleries and even red packets) with every party set order!

Larger families of at least 30 pax can choose from three different menus, featuring irresistible dishes such as Char-grilled Prawns with Shoyu Aioli, Soy Braised Nasu & Beancurd and Oriental Mushrooms with Japanese Pearl Rice! The menus also feature three mouth-watering Yu Sheng varieties including Smoked Duck, Smoked Salmon and Pineapple!

Make your Chinese New Year catering orders early!

Seriously considering one of these caterers? Be sure to order soon then! While here, check out the CNY ang bao rates for 2020 and start prepping those red packets. Or bookmark these simple 15-minute home workout routines and get ready to burn away the extra calories after the festive season!

This article was updated on 06-01-2020. Additional research and updates done by Rajveen Kaur Aujla.

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