Looking for the best mookata restaurants in Singapore? From Siam Square Mookata to the many mookata outlets at Golden Mile, we’ve got you covered!
Can’t choose between having Korean BBQ or Chinese Hotpot for dinner? Why not have both! A perfect combination of the two, mookata is a Thai Barbecue Steamboat concept that originated in Northern Thailand. Served in a hotpot with the grill in the centre, mookata is the best of both worlds! Accompanied by special dipping sauces and a variety of soup broths, mookata is a great option for even the pickiest of eaters. From platters to buffets, there are tons of mookata restaurants that can cater to everyone’s appetite. With many mookata restaurants scattered across Singapore, and a significantly high number located at Golden Mile, there are plenty of options to choose from.
If you’re after a delicious mookata dinner, check out our list of places to get the best mookata in Singapore!
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1. Siam Square Mookata
A pioneer mookata restaurant, Siam Square Mookata serves a wide variety of meat and ingredients with many outlets across Singapore. Whether you are looking for a fun night out or a late-night meal, Siam Square Mookata has outlets scattered across Singapore. With a wide variety of wonderfully marinated meats to choose from, here are some highly recommended dishes! The Smoked Duck ($2.80), Bacon Cheese Roll ($4) and Cheese Corn ($3) get rave reviews from diners and are a must-order when dining at Siam Square Mookata. Their signature secret recipe chili sauce is also a must-try – it comes in 3 different levels of spiciness. The mookata buffet option is also extremely affordable, priced at $29 per person.
Siam Square Mookata, multiple locations
2. Y Cube Mookata Buffet
Craving an all you can eat mookata buffet? Y Cube Mookata Buffet has got you covered! From Crabs to Oysters to Sambal Prawns and Korean Fish Cake, there are simply too many options to choose from. To help wash down your meal, Y Cube Mookata Buffet offers a free flow of Thai Milk Tea! This affordable mookata buffet is priced at $29.90 for adults from Mondays to Thursdays and $32.90 from Fridays to Sundays. Children under the height of 1.4m dine at $15.90 on all days of the week. To top it off, there is also a special deal running now! Each person that dines in will be awarded with a stamp and a collection of 5 stamps will award the diners with a free Tom Yum Grilled Fish (U.P $29.90). If you are worried about the hassle of grilling and watching your kids, don’t fret! The staff are extremely kind and they will also offer to help you shell your seafood to make for an easier dining experience!
Y Cube Mookata Buffet, Golden Mile Complex, 5001 Beach Road, #02-45, Singapore 199588
3. Tom Yum Kungfu Mookata
Founded by an Interior Designer, Tom Yum Kungfu serves mookata and traditional Thai dishes including a highly recommended Tom Yum Soup ($12/$19). The mookata is served as a set with Pork, Pork belly, Scallops, Prawns, Fishballs and Vegetables, and you can order the set based on the number of people in your party. A regular set for 2 to 3 people costs $39.90 while a medium set for 2 to 3 people is priced at $49.90. A large set for 3 to 4 people will cost $59.90 and if you would like to try other ingredients not available in the set, there are a la carte add ons available. Tom Yum Kungfu also provides diners with a more authentic Thai experience as their mookata is served over burning charcoal and the broth used in the hotpot is a clear broth similar to the broths used for mookata in Thailand. As the restaurant is relatively small, do make sure to book ahead! Tom Yum Kungfu does not serve mookata on weekday afternoons so be sure to head down at the right time!
Tom Yum Kungfu, 16 Circular Road, Singapore 049372
4. 888 Mookata
888 Mookata is located in 4 different locations in Singapore, and serves platters for parties of 2 ($26) and parties of 4 ($45). Each platter contains, marinated meat, seafood, fishballs and vegetables and if that is not enough for your party, feel free to add on a la carte dishes. If you choose to purchase the a la carte dishes instead, each dish is priced at $1.80. Be sure to try their sauces, especially their chili!
888 Mookata, multiple locations
5. Kin Tub Thai Mookata BBQ Steamboat
A mookata place that serves generous portions of meat, Kin Tub Thai Mookata BBQ Steamboat is worth every penny! One of the few mookata places that uses burning charcoal, diners can expect a delicious and authentic Thai experience. Kin Tub Thai Mookata BBQ Steamboat offers 3 different types of platters that can suit anyone’s taste. A standard platter consisting of meat, seafood and vegetables, a meat platter and a seafood platter. A complimentary side of vegetables is also served with each platter! All 3 platters are the same price with a 2 pax. platter costing $44.90 and a 3 to 4 pax. platter costing $69.90. Reservations recommended!
Kin Tub Thai Mookata BBQ Steamboat, 51 Boat Quay, Singapore 049840
6. Ninja Cheese Mookata
Located at Golden Mile, this mookata restaurant is extremely popular thanks to its offering of cheese, cheese and more cheese! Ninja Cheese Mookata serves unlimited seafood and meat with a delicious cheese dipping sauce. There is also a live tank of prawns and crabs that is sure to entrance kids! The staff is friendly, and will help you to select and serve a fresh crab right from the tank. Ninja Cheese Mookata is a buffet that costs $29.90 for adults and $15.90 for kids under the height of 1.4m.
Ninja Cheese Mookata, Golden Mile Complex, 5001 Beach Road, #01-50, Singapore 199588
7. Yak Kin Mookata
One of the most highly reviewed mookata restaurants in Singapore, Yak Kin Mookata serves delicious affordable mookata platters. Each set is priced at $48 and includes seafood and meat that is served in generous portions. Be sure to try their flavourful signature chili sauce and cheese dip! Plus, a special promotion currently offers diners Fresh Japanese Oysters at $1.99 per piece! To top it all off, there is FREE parking after 5pm.
Yak Kin Mookata, 51 Guillemard Rd, Singapore 399705
8. Old Thai Mookata Geylang
Run by an authentic Thai Chef, Old Thai Mookata Geylang is a truly authentic Thai restaurant. If you are looking for a mookata restaurant with a friendly vibe and affordable prices, then this is the place for you! The food is delicious as well with a mookata set for 2 containing well marinated pork, chicken, bacon and crab meat ($29.90). Be sure to finish off your meal with a scoop of their tasty ice cream!
Old Thai Mookata Geylang, 259 Geylang Rd, Singapore 389315
9. Phuket Town Mookata
Ready to try Meat Mountains? You read that right, Meat Mountains! Phuket Town Mookata is famous for their 1kg Meat Mountains ($39.90) marinated in their signature special sauce. As expected, the Meat Mountain is served in a huge portion so arrive hungry or bring a few friends to help you devour this feast. Be sure to try their Sour and Spicy Chili Sauce along with your meal. Though the store only opens at 6pm, queues will start to form at 5:45pm. Do arrive early as there are no reservations available and the seats fill up fast!
Phuket Town Mookata, Deli Kopi Shop, 340 Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, #01-1697, Singapore 560340
10. Bangkok Street Mookata
A well-known mookata restaurant, Bangkok Street Mookata has opened 10 branches in Singapore. If you are craving mookata, you will surely be able to find a branch near you! Platters costs $22 for 2 pax. and $39 for 4 pax. with fresh and delicious ingredients. The sweet chili and the spicy chili sauces perfectly balance out one another and will surely have you coming back for seconds. Before heading down, call ahead to reserve a table as the place is very crowded and queues can get really long with wait times of up to 30 minutes!
Bangkok Street Mookata, multiple locations
11. 221 Mookata
Calling all Tom Yum lovers! 221 Mookata is famous for their Tom Yun Soup Base ($3) which is extremely rich in flavour! Opening at 5pm and closing at 2am, this place is perfect for dinner or for a late-night meal. Most of their single portion dishes are priced at $1.90 and are served in generous portions so if you are looking for a cheap and delicious mookata meal, 221 Mookata is the way to go! Recommended are the signature pork belly ($1.90) and the pork liver ($1.90).
221 Mookata, Block 907 Jurong West Street 91, Singapore 640907
12. Cheese Story Mookata Buffet
One of the many mookata restaurants located at Golden Mile, Cheese Story Mookata Buffet offers an all you can eat experience with a wide variety of seafood. Prawns, Crayfishes and Oysters are hastily snatched up by diners as they are fresh! If you do not eat seafood, do not fret! Cheese Story Mookata Buffet also serves a variety of meats including Pork Belly and Bacon. Be sure to try the famous cheese dip! The buffet is priced at $15.90 for kids and $29.90 for adults from Mondays to Thursdays. The prices go up by $3 on Fridays to Sundays. This mookata restaurant also serves a free flow of Thai Milk Tea.
Cheese Story Mookata Buffet, Golden Mile Complex, 5001 Beach Road, #02-01, Singapore 199588
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Obviously what constitutes ‘best’ mookata is often personal, but if we missed your favourite mookata restaurant you can write in and tell us why it’s so good (email [email protected]) and we will consider adding to our list!