We heart online grocery shopping – no queuing or heavy bags! Check out our 2020 roundup of all the grocery delivery options in Singapore
Grocery shopping is a necessity that comes with its own set of struggles, making it the least favourite thing to do for some of us mamas – there are the crowds, the long queues, and the heavy lugging of the bags over to your car, taxi, train or bus after checkout, among other things.
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So when you hear about the wonderful, magical world of online grocery shopping with its various delivery options (most times it’s free!), easy search and checkout functions, all without having to leave the house, it just makes sense. Read on below for a list of the top online grocers in Singapore that will save you trips to the store, mama!
Pssst! The new website www.chopecart.com is super handy for finding the next available delivery slot from a handful of online grocery stores in your post code. And if you’re unable to find a timely online delivery and need to schlep out to the shops during circuit breaker measures, be sure to check www.spaceout.gov.sg to see how crowded your nearby grocery stores are!
Delivering only the highest quality sustainable meats, fish, plant-based foods, veggies, healthy snacks, ready-made meals, milk and cheese to your doorstep, Sasha’s Fine Foods products are personally sourced by company founder (and former That Mama!) Sasha Conlan. You can rest assured that everything is free from growth hormones, antibiotics and nasty additives, mama. They also have a newly launched, fully personalised subscription service which gives you the option of automating the delivery of some of your fave items every fortnight. We love that orders can be made on their website in just seconds, and you can expect produce delivered to your doorstep on the same day (minimum $150 spend for same day delivery, order by 3pm)! You can also order anytime before 5pm for Free Next Day Delivery when you spend $100. Their very own fleet of delivery trucks and drivers ensure only the most seamless service.
Quote SFFSASSY to enjoy 15% off! Valid for all first time customers (excludes promotional items and alcohol) until 30 June 2020!
Sasha’s Fine Foods, www.sashasfinefoods.com
Did you hear? Hong Kong’s number one online butcher is now in Singapore and offering grocery delivery! Farmer’s Market is known for their traceable, responsibly sourced meat and seafood products at affordable prices. Founded by mama of two Emma Pike, Farmer’s Market offers a wide range of high quality, sustainably sourced, hormone and antibiotic-free meat (their beef is 100% grass fed!) and seafood. Each partner farm of Farmer’s Market has been selected for its high welfare standards and exceptional quality products. All products are sourced from just one or two farms, which focus on providing consumers with ethically reared, sustainable meat. You can even find full details of each source listed on the website to ensure full traceability from farm to plate. Farmer’s Market delivers five days a week across Singapore with no minimum order. Enjoy free, next day delivery on orders over $150!
Enter SASSYMAMA at checkout to receive $20 off your first order with a minimum spend of $100!
The Farmer’s Market, www.thefarmersmarket.com.sg
Little Farms is a neighbourhood grocer with four locations in (River Valley, Holland Village, Novena and Tanjong Pagar) that particularly prides itself on the very best produce (especially their famous avocados!), meats (there’s even a butcher in River Valley), seafood, dairy and specialty items for various dietary needs. There’s a real focus on the farm-to-table philosophy: products are flown in multiple times a week (often within 24 hours of leaving the actual farm!) to ensure super freshness. Even better, there’s free islandwide delivery on online purchases of $100 or more from both the grocery store and Little Farms Café!
Ryan’s Grocery is Singapore’s only full-service organic butchery and gluten-free specialist store. It’s named for the owners’ son, who has a variety of food intolerances and sensitivities, and began as a way to bring new products and produce to the local market, including a comprehensive range of organic, free-range, antibiotic- and hormone-free meats that are all ethically sourced from certified sustainable farms and partners. Ryan’s online store features pantry staples, fresh foods, vegetables, meats and gourmet specialty products, and theres free delivery on orders $150 and above. NB: In addition to their Bukit Timah shop, Ryan’s will also be opening a new retail space and café at Great World City in early 2020!
First-time customers can take 10% off storewide anytime until June 2020 with promo code SASSYXRG10. Not valid in conjunction with other offers, discounts and promotions unless otherwise stated.
New online grocery store Classic Deli by Classic Fine Foods, offers a wide range of restaurant-quality products such as meat (Wagyu and pasture fed lamb), seafood, caviar, foie gras, truffle-based condiments, fresh fruits and vegetables, meat-free impossible burgers, and gourmet treats (like cheeses, cured meats, and ready-made French tarts). Sourced from Australia, Spain, Italy and France, these high quality ingredients, are used by top chefs in Singapore, and now we can get them straight to our door!
Get 10% off your first order using code 10DELI. Spend above $150 and get free island-wide delivery (place your order before 4.30pm and items will be delivered the next day – except Sunday).
Classic Deli, Tel: (+65) 6501 5555, www.classicdeli.market/sg
African Market Place
You’ll find Singapore’s best selection of South African products and wine at African Market Place! Expect a wide range of wines, speciality grocery items, beverages and gourmet products, along with chips, cereals, spreads and spices. They’ve also got you covered for your next braai with frozen and pre-packaged meat! Everything’s on offer both in-store and online for convenient home delivery (which is free on orders $200 and above).
The Alaska Guys
We’re kind of nerds about sustainable seafood, and this awesome seafood shop is one of the only places we know in Singapore where you can get yourself wild-caught salmon (for more about the benefits of wild vs. farmed salmon, click here). The shop is actually run by some former Alaskan fishermen (just like the guys on The Deadliest Catch!); you can also nab yourself fabulous King Crab, Cod, Halibut, Shrimp and other regional products. $20 delivery fee applies for orders below $200. Delivery is available Monday through Saturday.
The Alaska Guys, 201 Telok Kurau Road #01-05 Kurau Court, 423910, www.thealaskaguys.com
This is the newest player on the online grocery scene, having only launched in late July 2017, but it’s a biggie. You get free same-day 2-hour grocery delivery with a $60 spend, prices are competitive, and there’s a wide selection of non-grocery items like toys, homewares and school supplies. On the downside you can only order via phone app, the grocery selection is a bit limited (though improving), and the overall inventory still pales in comparison to what you’d find on the real Amazon. NB: In October 2019 Amazon.sg launched, offering an expanded online grocery shopping selection with free next-day delivery in Singapore and a huge range of products available for free delivery from the U.S. (including some of our favorite baby and cleaning brands that haven’t previously been available in Singapore!).
Avo & Co.
Avo & Co. prepares and delivers weekly fruit & veggie boxes (some organic and locally grown), full of the latest in-season produce bound to wow you. They also have a fab list of add-ons, like a variety of meat, growth hormone and antibiotics free chicken & barn eggs and cheeses from local suppliers! Boxes come with recipe cards for items that may be new to you, like French artichokes or zucchini flowers – so you’ll know exactly how to prepare them. Upon sign up, you’ll have the ability to pause your deliveries anytime for when you’re traveling or still finishing last week’s produce. No wastage! You’ll be happy to know they deliver everywhere on the island, from Sentosa to East Coast. Ice packs are in chiller bags to keep vegetables fresh, and when you’re not around when delivery is done, the bags are left at your doorstep.
Best Organic Food
One of Singapore’s leading growers and distributors of organically grown produce, you only need to order $50 worth of produce to qualify for free delivery (otherwise it costs 8 bucks). With 60 different varieties of organic fruits and vegetables to choose from, this is a family-run business with a super friendly owner (we’ve ordered before and were very happy with the customer service!). You can also pick and choose which produce you’d like so you don’t end up with any random disliked vegetable in your order. $20 minimum order required. Free delivery for orders over $50! Orders less than $50 incur an $8 delivery fee.
Best Organic Food, www.bestorganicfood.sg
Did you know there was a real live cow farm in Singapore? And it’s the only place that offers 100% Pasteurised fresh milk free of preservatives, additives and permeates. It doesn’t come cheap ($6/litre), but the taste is amazing, mama. There’s also free delivery on orders $20 and over (otherwise there’s a $5 delivery fee), and orders take up to 5 business days. In our condo we know neighbours who go in on group orders for efficiency’s sake!
If your mini munchkins love their meat as much as they (hopefully) love their fruit and vegetables, it’s worth placing an order with the ladies at The Fishwives. Delivering fully traceable, hormone, antibiotic, vaccine, and GM-free seafood, meat and poultry, you can rest assured that your family is eating some of the freshest and safest meat around. They also offer pantry and dry goods, superfoods snacks, and even eco-friendly cleaning products. Grocery delivery is free on orders $150 and over, and available Monday through Saturday.
The Fishwives, #01-05B Cluny Court, 501 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 259760, Tel: (+65) 6464 8384, www.thefishwives.com
Launched with the goal of bringing affordable, healthy eating to the average Singaporean (including home cooks, bakers and the fitness-conscious), Foodsterr was created by a group of savvy food industry vets (including one particularly Cool Dad) who believe in providing only the best quality for themselves and their families — and they know how to get it at a good price. The result is a collection of goods sourced from top distributors all over the world that commit to high standards of food safety and quality – a true no-frills approach to healthy eating! Check it out for high quality food products like dried fruits, nuts, seeds, grains, superfoods, specialty flour and more. In addition to free shipping, south-side mamas will be glad to know they also have pickup options available from their store on Leng Kee Road!
Sassy Mama readers can get an exclusive 10% discount when they use promo code SASSY22!
German Market Place
You’ll find a huge online grocery selection of German and Dutch products available for delivery from this grocery store in Bukit Timah (though we always seem to hear the most about the chocolate and cookies!). They offer grocery delivery on everything from breads, to cheese, to canned fish, to yoghurt, and even hard-to-find European baby formula and deodorants! Delivery is free on orders $200 and above; it’s $20 on orders $100-$200; and $30 on orders under $100. Items are delivered within three business days.
Ordering from Singapore’s very own organic farm makes it feel like you’re ordering from your own local farmer! Growing mostly Asian greens, fruits and herbs, we also love their condiments and imported spreads and grains, all really inexpensive and a convenient way to get wholesome, organic food into the family diet. You can also show your littlies how their food is grown by bringing them down to the farm for a fun family day out (it’s best to call ahead to organise a time). Minimum order from $30, with and $8 delivery fee; deliveries are on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Green Circle Eco-farm, 41 Neo Tiew Road , Singapore 719028, Tel: (+65) 9678 0988, www.greencircle.com.sg\
A family business run by Swiss butcher Ernst Huber and his two Singaporean sons, Huber’s at Dempsey is a one-stop shop for premium meats and gourmet groceries, importing the finest meats from around the world like Australian Grass-Fed Angus, Iberico Ham from Spain, Hungarian sausage, Canadian Kurobata Pork and much more. It’s also got Singapore’s largest cheese selection, with over 100 varieties from Switzerland, Germany, the UK, France, Italy, Spain and Australia. Fondue party, anyone? To top it off, they’ve got heaps of fresh veggies flown in from Australia and are the exclusive purveyors of a number of gourmet brands from Oz and Europe covering everything from granola to chocolates. The minimum order for grocery delivery is $100 (with a $75 deposit at time of purchase); order before 12 noon for next working day delivery.
Huber’s Butchery, 22 Dempsey Rd, Singapore 249679, Tel: (+65) 6737 1588, www.hubers.com.sg
Looking for quality red meat that’ll arrive right at your doorstep, mama? You can count on The Meat Club, which brings premium Australian beef and lamb to families all over Singapore. Founded by CEO David Beattie who was born and raised on a sheep farm in Western Queensland, you know you can trust them on the meat! It’s always fresh – never frozen – and comes vacuum packed in meal sized portions with no thawing necessary. The shelf life of their products in your fridge can be up to 28 days, ensuring freshness without the nasties. Buy your favourite meat à la carte or join the exclusive membership (capped to just 1,000 members!) and have your delicious racks and steaks delivered on AutoPilot: delivery every 4 weeks, with the option to modify, defer or cancel your order anytime! Halal products (all lamb cuts and beef sausages) also available!
Enter SASSYMAMA upon checkout to get a FREE 500g Rib Eye with any new order on AutoPilot!
The Meat Club, www.themeatclub.com.sg
Boasting an impressive selection of pantry goods like dried beans, flours, rice and pasta, as well as a huge range of fresh produce with most having been sourced from local farms near Singapore, these guys know how to get you the good stuff. They also stock a good range of products for babies and children, including organic snacks and treats – perfect for stocking up the pantry so you’ll always have a supply of healthy treats on hand for when hungry tots start nagging for a snack. They also have a store within walking distance from Great World City, so if you’re in the area you can drop by to shop in person. Free delivery on orders $80 and above (and if you spend $120 they’ll throw in some free organic soap!).
Nature’s Glory, 315 Outram Road, Tan Boot Liat Building #11-03, Singapore 169074, Tel: (+65) 6227 1318, www.natures-glory.com
Specialising in bulk fresh foods (that’s where you’ll get the healthiest savings), Open Taste has lovely fruits, veggies, yogurts, nuts, wines and much more (including meat, fish and poultry) for online grocery delivery, although you can also opt to save on delivery costs by picking up your own order at a nearby, pre-determined location. If you order without bulk items, there’s free delivery on orders over $49. If you order with bulk orders and you’re a Premium member, there’s free delivery on orders $49 and above, plus a 2% rebate. Otherwise, you have to spend $150 in bulk orders to get free delivery. Online orders are delivered within 36 hours.
A sister shop to the baking emporium that is Phoon Huat, PH Deli carries a lovely assortment of high-quality meats, seafood, and other fine gourmet products (including a gluten-free section). There’s free delivery on orders $88 and above, otherwise delivery costs $25. Order by 12pm for next-day delivery, or you can visit them at their shop at Star Vista.
PH Deli, 1 Vista Exchange Green, #B1-14/15 Star Vista, Singapore 138617, Tel: (+65) 6654 4343, www.phdeli.sg
Singapore’s famous wholesale supplier of baking, beverage and confectionary ingredients, this place has it all. For budding bread makers they offer a wide range of different types of flour, grains and seeds as well as big bags of dried nuts and fruits. Make sure to also check out their cheese selection with various kinds of shredded cheese, mozzarella and ricotta as well as family sized cheddar cheese blocks at a fraction of the price compared to Cold Storage and the likes. Delivery services were just expanded, too, so until 31 May 2020 there is free delivery on orders $88 and over.
RedMart was already one of Singapore’s biggest online grocery stores… then it merged with online shopping giant Lazada. In other words, you can get almost anything from these guys with their handy app. RedMart makes it easy to order fresh produce and meat, a supply of laundry detergent, cleaning products, toilet paper and nappies, a case of beer… and have it all delivered straight to your door. We particularly love the feature where you can add items to your order even after it’s been placed just in case you forgot something. There is free delivery on orders over $60 (only $40 if you’re a LiveUp member); otherwise it costs $5.99, usually with next-day availability.
RedMart Lazada, www.redmart.lazada.sg
These folks pride themselves on delivering high quality organic produce that is carefully sourced from Australian suppliers and delivered fresh to your door. Here you’ll find a great selection of super fresh fruit and vegetables, as well as other pantry staples like cereals, flours, tea and coffee and oils. If you want to add a splash of excitement to the weekly shop, order one of their fruit and veg boxes – whilst you generally can’t select everything that will be included (that’s the excitement mama!) you can request for certain disliked veg to be left out. We’ve ordered a box before and had to say we were most impressed with their huge head of kale – we might even go so far as to say it’s the best kale in Singapore!
SG Organic, 315 Outram Road, Tan Boon Liat Building #14-02, Singapore 169074, www.sgorganic.sg
Looking for an ethical yet premium quality alternative to your groceries, mama? Straits Market supports sustainable farming, traceability, hormone- and antibiotic-free produce, harvesting according to order and a farm-to-table approach. After a successful search for other farms locally and in neighbouring countries that share the same philosophy, this online grocer is now able to bring fresh produce straight to your doorstep, with essentials such as responsibly-farmed fish, organic beef, organic vegetables and more. If you order by 2pm, your items will be delivered within 24 hours (otherwise they’ll come within two day). Spend $150 or more to get free delivery.
Straits Market, www.straitsmarket.com
At this, one of Singapore’s largest organic online supermarkets, you’ll be spoilt for choice with a wide range of household goods, beauty products, fresh produce and eco-conscious baby care items. They also have a stand-alone store in Orchard, so if you are ever in the area you can always pop in to pick up your groceries (although we’d much prefer to make life super easy and just order online!). Order by 2pm for next-day delivery (otherwise it’ll come within two working days). Free delivery when you spend $150 or more ($100 for members).
583 Orchard Road #B1-05/09 Forum The Shopping Mall, Singapore 238884, Tel: (+65) 6854 7399
290 Orchard Road #B1-20A Paragon, Singapore 238859, Tel: +65 6854 7390, www.supernature.com.sg
If your family loves snacking on fruit, you’ll definitely want to check out this shop that specialises in fresh, in-season and handpicked fruits. Whilst many kids frown at their greens, fruit can be an easy way to get nutrients into them (it’s the sweet flavour that they really love). Try making your own green shakes at home by blending together fruit with a bit of spinach (we love their handy juicing boxes). Tangy Tangerines also stocks grocery and pantry essentials like milk, bread and pasta, along with plant-based meats. When you spend $100 or more you’ll also get free delivery!
Tangy Tangerines, Pasar Bella at The Grandstand, 200 Turf Club Road, Singapore 287994, www.tangytangerines.sg
Delivering organic goodness right to your door, this large organic farm in Johor Bahru is a popular one amongst families for its farm visits and veggie boxes. You can order online from their huge range of fresh produce, dried goods, beverages, condiments, beauty and household products. In Singapore, they have a wholesale centre that’s open to the public (if you prefer to see you veggies before you buy them), as well as supplying fresh fruit and vegetables to many of the supermarkets here. Their minimum spend and delivery requirements are a bit complicated; click here for more details.
Zenxin Farm, Block 14 Pasir Panjang Wholesale Centre #01-25, Singapore 110014, Tel: (+65) 6779 7839 / 6778 7369, www.organicdelivery.sg
Adam Halal is an expert butcher that provides 100% Halal, fresh and premium meats for delivery, including lamb, beef and chicken. There is free delivery on orders of $100 or more, and you can also choose your preferred cuts and preparations for the meat.
With over 30 years’ experience, CS Foods is a leading halal-certified chilled, frozen, and ready-food provider in Singapore. They specialize in beef, poultry, mutton and seafood, and offer free delivery on orders over $60. We also love that they’re currently featuring the promo code NOPANIC to receive 10% off online grocery orders!
CS Foods, Tel: (+65) 6742 7354, www.csfoods.sg
Local grocery chain Haomart has set out to create Singapore’s first Halal supermarket chain, and has grown to 12 HAO Halal Hub outlets around the island. HAO Halal Hub imports products from Indonesia, Malaysia, and even Korea. Click here for locations; and note that online grocery delivery is available through Foodpanda, which is currently offering $5 off when you use promo code HAO5 (valid through 30 April, limited to first 1,000 redemptions).
Nikmart halal specializes in frozen meats along with seasonings and snacks. They also offer cash/PayNow/Nets on delivery, and currently if you enter promo code DEL39 you’ll get free delivery with an order of $39.90 or more.
All for You
The online arm of uber-affordable local chain Sheng Siong, All for You offers next-day delivery on a huge range of grocery items to select neighbourhoods (primarily in the Heartlands) around Singapore. They’ve got a nice organic veggies section, and can also bring you diapers and other baby goods for a one-stop shop. There’s free delivery with a minimum spend of $100; otherwise delivery is $6.
Your go-to supermarket for all your shopping needs – from super-affordable to gourmet and specialty finds – is online! Next-day delivery is free on orders $40 and above; otherwise it’s $7. The selection is good, but you know how sometimes you can only find certain items at particular Cold Storage locations? Yeah, that stuff probably isn’t available online.
Cold Storage, www.coldstorage.com.sg
As one of the largest grocery retailers in Singapore, FairPrice On is a good choice if you’re looking to stock up on your everyday staples at really good prices. They also offer a handy click & collect option that allows you to order online, then pick up your order at a nearby outlet — perfect for busy mamas on the go! Click & Collect is free on orders $29 and above, otherwise it costs $3. You can also get free next-day delivery to your home when you spend $39 or more, otherwise there’s a flat $7 delivery fee.
FairPrice On, www.fairprice.com.sg
The ultimate Singapore hypermarket, you can get everything you’ll ever need (plus much more!) under one roof. With wallet friendly prices and a massive selection, this is your budget super store – you can even pick up reasonably priced electrical goods, stationary and outdoor goods here. Free next-day grocery delivery is available, but a bit of a pain here compared to other online grocer options: you have to spend a minimum of $100-$200 (depending on the shop location), otherwise it costs a flat $15 fee.
This gourmet market in Holland Village stocks fabulous meat and seafood alongside all other groceries and baking necessities. During the circuit breaker you can visit the store daily from 8am to 10pm, order from the online catalogue, or partake in their Facebook Live buying sessions, which happen from Tuesday to Friday at 8pm, and on Saturday and Sunday at 3pm. This format allows you to place orders directly through Facebook comments and messages, while also watching fun cooking demos with Taste products! Grocery delivery is FREE for orders above $100 otherwise there’s a $10 flat fee for delivery. You’ll get next-day delivery on all orders placed before 12pm.
Taste, B1-12/13 Raffles Holland V, 118 Holland Avenue, Singapore 278997, www.facebook.com/tastegourmetmarket
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