Planning out a wedding can be an excruciatingly arduous process. How many guests should I invite? What’s the ideal wedding venue? Is this wedding dress the right fit? How do I tell that one friend she’s not gonna be my bridesmaid? Might have gotten a bit too personal and specific there. The point is that you’re having trouble coming up with answers to all these questions and we haven’t even gotten to the topic of wedding food! Crappy wedding food leads to grumpy guests. That’s an actual scientific fact. If you’re looking for halal wedding caterers serving food that’s not usually found at a typical Malay Muslim weddings, you might think that your options are rather limited.
We at Delegate have compiled this list of the best halal wedding caterers in Singapore for you to browse through. Whether you’re looking at wedding catering for 500 pax or for a small intimate ceremony, you’re sure to be able to find halal wedding caterers that fits your wedding ceremony needs!
Malay for ginger, The Halia is a restaurant located in the one-hectare Ginger Garden of the Singapore Botanic Gardens. It’s been around for almost two decades now so it’s not entirely new to the discerning foodie. Having received its halal certification in recent years, its scrumptious grub can now be enjoyed by our Muslim friends as well! Their catering services allow fans of The Halia to enjoy their signature Modern European-Asian cuisine beyond the Ginger Garden. Your wedding is sure to be elevated with Halia Catering’s array of exquisite and value-for-money services such as their premium wedding catering buffet spread!
Yolo is a wholesome halal food concept that serves tasty and healthy Asian food. Much loved by their customers, Yolo’s mission is to provide value, not just through their food but also in creating perfect dining experiences and they have been doing so since they opened in 2006. Yolo uses high quality and fresh ingredients for their dishes and their distinctive stylish meal presentation is sure to impress! What’s great is that they also provide wedding catering services. Their catering menu offers various meal options and customisation for their customers based on their budget, volume and delivery time.
Amici Events and Catering
Self-proclaimed as Singapore’s best kept secret corporate and individual catering, Amici Events and Catering is a boutique food caterer offering tantalising food at your desired venue. Helmed by a team of culinary experts, their diverse halal food catering menus are crafted in-house. So, you can expect to choose from a number of both Eastern and Western cuisines. From the moment your guests arrive at the wedding venue, every detail will capture their attention. Amici Events and Catering are confident of producing unforgettable memories through a seamlessly tailored service to suit your wedding needs!
Grain Catering has been gaining popularity lately due to the hysteria that was the bubble tea drought of the circuit breaker times. Their partnership with KOI basically broke the Internet (and probably their bubble tea machine as well). But don’t be fooled, Grain Catering is so much more than just bubble tea! They are passionate about creating food experiences that are thoughtful, unexpected and wholesome. This culminates in the Grain experience and they want to not only satisfy on a hunger level but an emotional one too. Celebrate your big day with their lineup of beautiful and scrumptious dishes, fresh flowers, and the feeling of bliss all around!
Megu is Japanese for “blessing” and is 美果 in Chinese, which means fruitfulness. In that same light, Megu Weddings seek to be a blessing to people through their services. Creating a beautiful and memorable start to finish is their ultimate goal for any event given to their care. Megu Weddings understands that food plays a big part in a wedding ceremony. So they’ve created wedding menus for the bridal couples with a discerning palate and a desire for something unique on their special day! Their wedding menus range from traditional favourites to modern gourmet fare such as tapas and canapés. You’d be spoilt for choice with the options available, from the classic and premium sit down or standing buffet, to the western course dining, to cocktail and tea ceremony receptions and beautiful and tasty dessert tables!
WEEAT specialises in creating Western and Asian cuisine that is affordable, delicious and healthy. If you often worry about overeating at buffet spreads, look no further. WEEAT ensures a guilt-free food experience! They provide food for all occasions, from corporate company events, children’s birthday parties to wedding ceremonies. You name it, they’ve done it! WEEAT understands the tough work of hosting any sort of private event, so leave the food catering and heavy lifting to them. That way, you can spend more time with your loved ones.
Word Events and Catering
Word Events and Catering is a Muslim owned company that has been active in events and pop up stores. If they seem familiar, that’s because they used to have a cafe at Upper Thomson! Word Events and Catering have now moved to a central kitchen over at 50 Genting Lane to meet the growing demands of their clients. By using only the freshest ingredients coupled with masterful cooking, their food is sure to satisfy even the most selective of tastebuds. Their catering menu offers a variety of buffet options – fusion, healthy, Chinese vegetarian and Western!
Cat & The Fiddle
From the culinary mastermind of celebrity pastry chef Daniel Tay comes Cat & The Fiddle – Singapore’s first online premium halal cheesecake retailer. At Cat & The Fiddle, you’ll find a diverse selection of over 20 gourmet cheesecakes. Every cheesecake lover’s whim and fancy are catered for! This includes old school favourites like the Classic New York Cheesecake and Oreo Cookies & Cream Cheesecake. You’ll also find local-inspired creations such as the Mao Shan Wang Durian Cheesecake. Their catering service seeks to impress, delivering freshly-baked cheesecakes that promise to wow your wedding guests!
Kueh Ho Jiak
Having recently gained Halal certification, Kueh Ho Jiak is another Muslim-friendly option for your wedding ceremony! Run by a mother-daughter duo, their goal is to create local sweet treats that are as visually appealing as they are delightful to taste. They specialise in handmade kuehs, using only natural ingredients. Kueh Ho Jiak is even recognised by UNESCO as a heritage hawker! From traditional peanut and mung bean filling to the new chempedak and durian filling, their kuehs are sure to be a hit among your guests. Also, if you already have a theme in mind, hit them up with your ideas as their kueh designs can be customisable!
As mentioned at the start of this article, planning for a wedding is stressful enough as it is. One way to relieve some of that stress is to pick a reliable food catering service. Not only does it have to cater to your needs, but your taste buds as well. So, do take some time to think it through. This will benefit both you and your guests. After all, the quality of food served at a wedding reception is likely to be the most-talked about segment of your wedding programme! Let’s do what we can to ensure our loved ones leave with a satisfied tummy 😉
Save Wedding Vendors
This global pandemic we are in has brought a host of challenges to everyone involved in the wedding industry. From brides-to-be to wedding caterers and vendors, these are unprecedented times. We, here at Delegate, want to be part of the solution and that is why we started this Facebook group – Save Wedding Vendors. We aim to build a community of helpful vendors and members. You can post your queries, ask for recommendations and share promotions or reviews as well.
We also started a second initiative to support vulnerable individuals and families affected by the COVID-19 situation. During this circuit breaker period, as part of the community, we will be donating SGD1 for every package purchased on Delegate to The Courage Fund by National Council of Social Service (NCSS). Do feel free to spread the word and support this cause!