Indulge in leisurely high-tea buffets in Singapore with these credit card deals that make time with loved ones — or yourself — even sweeter.
Editor’s note: Offers featured may change at the discretion of banks or merchants. Updated Oct 2018. Please read TnCs. For SingSaver applications, pls remember to complete Gift Registration Form after card application.
Right about now, you might find yourself contemplating how your 2018 has been so far. Whether it’s been full of good stuff — resolutions going as planned — or if it’s been a year of growth through challenges and you’re humming wake me up when September ends in the shower, give yourself a break. Focus on what you have — friends, family, your health — and take a breather over a lazy afternoon high tea.
Here’s a list of nine places with the best high tea promotions in Singapore, complete with credit card deals from now until the end of the year. We’ll be updating this list as we come across new deals, so subscribe to our newsletter to get first dibs!
Best high tea promotions in 2018
Tea Room at Amara Singapore
Sit back, sip tea and enjoy a classic three-tier high tea set consisting of a delightful array of savoury bites, mini cakes, pastries and scones served alongside premium TWG teas. If you’re looking for just a light bite, opt for the pastry or macaron set.
Price: Pastry Set: S$19++, Macaron Set: S$17++
High tea promotion: 15% off with AMEX, Standard Chartered, CIMB, OCBC and Maybank credit cards
October exclusive: Receive up to S$170 in cash and vouchers upon approval of any AMEX card below, only on SingSaver.
Chihuly Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
A day out to the Art-Science Museum or The Marina Bay Shoppes may require a good spot to rest your feet for a much-needed recharge. Head over to the five-star eight-course afternoon tea or a weekend buffet at the Ritz-Carlton’s Chihuly Lounge.
Price: Weekday eight-course afternoon tea: S$49++ per pax, weekend afternoon tea Buffet: S$58++ (per adult), S$29++ (per child, six to 12 year old)
High tea promotion:
- 15% off with Citi PremierMiles, Prestige and ULTIMA Cardmembers and HSBC Premier Mastercard and Visa Infinite credit cards
- 10% off with Citibank and HSBC credit cards
A truly indulgent afternoon tea includes both good food and an even better view — in this case, of the Marina Bay waterfront. Whip out your gratefulness journal as you sip on a fancy glass of artisanal cocktail and help yourself to organic salads, delicious sandwiches and an array of local Asian favourites.
Price: Afternoon Tea Set: S$48++ (per adult), S$28++ (per child)
High tea promotion:
- 20% off with Citi PremierMiles, Prestige and ULTIMA Card and Standard Chartered Visa Infinite
- 15% off with OCBC, Standard Chartered, MayBank and Citibank credit cards
Weekend afternoon tea at Spices Cafe offers a spread of mainly local cuisine like laksa and rojak. In case your taste buds are in the mood to be tickled, there’s sashimi, sushi, and a dessert that must be universally loved: Chocolate fondue. Now, all you have to do is get through the week.
Price: Weekend Afternoon Tea: S$37++ (per adult), S$18++ (per child, 3 to 12 years old)
High tea promotion:
- 4-for-3 offer valid for buffet lunch, buffet dinner and weekend afternoon tea buffet for OCBC, Maybank, UOB, CIMB credit card
- 15% with OCBC, Maybank, UOB and CIMB credit cards. Terms and conditions apply.
If you’re looking for a simple, classic afternoon high tea buffet, head over to The Courtyard for a spread of unlimited pastries that include scones with cream. It also comes with an impressive range of teas. Pinkies up.
Price: S$45++ (per adult), S$22++ (per child)
High tea promotion:
- 15% off with HSBC, Standard Chartered, Citibank, Maybank and OCBC credit cards
- 20% off for Citi PremierMiles, Prestige and ULTIMA Card and Standard Chartered Visa Infinite cards
The Salon at Hotel Fort Canning
Located at the heart of Fort Canning Park, indulge in some me-time amidst lush greenery with a spot of High Tea in The Park at The Salon. A delectable selection of international tea-time snacks awaits you.
Price: Signature High Tea Set: $28++ per pax (with choice of TWG Tea or Coffee), Bubbly High Tea Set: $38++ per pax (with a glass of Prosecco), Sparkling High Tea Set: $78++ per pax (with a bottle of Prosecco)
High tea promotion: 1 dines free with every 3 paying adults with HSBC credit card. Terms and conditions apply.
They say you can’t please everyone. Well, good enough if you can please just two groups of people for a weekend: Those in the mood for an afternoon of traditional English scones and sandwiches, and those in favour of something a little more local like braised pork belly in steamed bun. Set your GPS to Crossroads Bar, and you’re set.
Price: S$38++ for 2 pax
High tea promotion: 18% off with HSBC, Maybank and UOB credit cards. Terms and conditions apply.
Enjoy a three-tier local signature high tea set in the heart of Orchard Road. From kuehs to popiah, the delectable and colourful Peranakan feast will satisfy both your tummy and your eyes.
Price: S$30++ per pax
High tea promotion: 10% off (Fri-Sun), 15% off (Mon-Thu) with HSBC, Citibank , OCBC credit cards.
Ellenborough Market Café at Swissotel Merchant Court
Looking for a Peranakan-themed high tea gastronomic outing? Craving Nyonya laksa, kueh pie tie, durian pengat and chempedak pengat? Ellenborough Market Cafe is a perennial Peranakan favourite.
Price: Nyonya High Tea Buffet: S$42++ per pax
High tea promotion: 18% off total bill with HSBC, Maybank and UOB credit cards
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This article first appears on SingSaver.com.sg.