Dish of the Month August 2022

Dish of the Month August 2022 - Chilli Crab | Chope

A standout dish amongst our diverse food scene, we celebrate our National Day feature with August’s Dish of the Month — Chilli Crab!

It’s an undeniable local favourite. This Singapore-special holds the key to a highly addictive dish with tender crab meat that soaks up the iconically sweet & savoury saucy goodness. With that said, here's a list of the 12 of the best chilli crab spots!

What's more? Earn an additional 200 Chope-Dollars when you book and dine with a group of 4 and more at featured Dish of the Month restaurants! Book with the promo code AUGDOTM to enjoy.

T&Cs apply.

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Best Chilli Crab Spots in Singapore

1. Long Beach Seafood

Multiple Locations  •   Menu  •  $$$

Count on the creator of the legendary black pepper crab to also serve up a mean portion of chilli crab. Long Beach Seafood serves a wide variety of scrumptious catch from the ocean, including chilli crab that’s a perfect balance of spicy, sweet, and savoury!

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$


2. Jumbo Seafood

Multiple Locations  •   Menu  •  $$$

Jumbo Seafood is a renowned seafood paradise for all the hunters on the lookout for quality seafood. One of the top names in the country, Jumbo’s award-winning chilli crab is also large in flavour that’s consistently fresh & delicious!

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$


3. Uncle Leong

Multiple Locations  •   Menu  •  $$$

Uncle Leong’s take on chilli crab is a greasy stir-fried crab coated with luscious sweet, savoury, and spicy tomato based sauce. To complement the already delicious dish, dip some deep fried buns (mantou) into the chilli crab sauce to let it absorb the flavours.

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$


4. HolyCrab

City Hall  •   Menu  •  $$$

HolyCrab! How can seafood taste this good? It’s all because they breathe life into their dishes with wok hei. The Singapore Chilli Crab is HolyCrab’s flavourful take on the classic national dish with sweet & savoury spicy sauce, topped with eggs & nuts!

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$

5. Blue Lotus Chinese Eating House

Multiple Locations  •   Menu  •  $$$$

What better place to enjoy chilli crab than at the idyllic Sentosa. Besides the stunning view, the Blue Lotus Signature Chilli Pomelo Crab has stolen the hearts of many for its aromatic saucy concoction of chopped herbs, spices, and just the right amount of chilli.

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$

6. New Ubin Seafood

Multiple Locations  •   Menu  •  $$$

Once a humble eatery in Pulau Ubin, New Ubin Seafood has since moved to the city but retains their kampong-style seafood delights. Diners can expect mouth-watering chilli crab that pairs perfectly with fried mantou, as well as other tze char dishes on the menu!

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$



7. Dancing Crab

Multiple Locations  •  $$$

A go-to spot for American-style seafood plus local flavours, the fresh seafood at Dancing Crab is sure to make any seafood enthusiast dance for joy. The Chilli Crab Bread Bowl is a stunner with Sri Lankan crabs served atop a bread bowl & pool of striking red sauce.

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8. Kelly Jie Seafood

Toa Payoh  •   Menu  •  $$$

Kelly Jie Seafood—formerly known as Mellben Toa Payoh—is a humble eatery that offers an extensive menu full of seafood delights. Of course, this also means a variety of crab delicacies including chilli crab, which so happens to be a Kelly Jie signature dish.

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$



9. Palm Beach Seafood Restaurant

Fullerton  •   Menu  •  $$$

One of the oldest names in town, Palm Beach Seafood’s legacy started in 1956 with it being arguably the first established restaurant to have served chilli crab. In other words, you’re guaranteed a taste of nostalgia with each bite of their time-honoured recipes!

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10. Red House Seafood

Multiple Locations  •   Menu  •  $$$

Well-established since 1976, Red House Seafood is an enduring restaurant with a refined menu consisting of timeless Asian flavours. A peek at its crab dishes reveals an abundance of cooking styles — from Red House Chilli Crab to Salted Egg Yolk.

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$




11. Mellben Signature

Tanjong Pagar  •   Menu  •  $$

Throw out all your worries of low quality crabs because Mellben Signature does one heck of a great job in performing stringent rounds of checks on the Sri Lankan crabs they bring in! With that, you have yourself the perfect base to a scrumptious chilli crab.

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$




12. TungLok Seafood

Multiple Locations  •  $$$

It’s all about rave-worthy Singapore-style seafood at Tunglok Seafood! The Tung Lok Signature Chilli crab lives up to the standard of its renowned name with a unique combo of tomato sauce & orange juice that’s totally worth getting your hands dirty for.

Book with AUGDOTM to earn bonus 200 C$


T&Cs

  1. Only valid for reservations made with a minimum group of 4 or more to dine within 1 - 31 August.
  2. Limited redemptions available.
  3. Limited to 1 redemption per diner per restaurant.
  4. Promo code is valid for Long Beach Seafood, Jumbo Seafood, Uncle Leong, HolyCrab, Blue Lotus Chinese Eating House, New Ubin Seafood, Dancing Crab, Kelly Jie Seafood, Palm Beach Seafood Restaurant, Red House Seafood, Mellben Signature, and TungLok Seafood.
  5. This cannot be used in conjunction with other promo codes.
  6. Reservations have to be made and fulfilled via www.chope.co or the Chope app in order to be eligible for this offer.
  7. The promo codes have to be applied during the reservation process in order to receive the additional 200 Chope-Dollars.
  8. Reservation cancellations and no-shows will not be awarded the Chope-Dollars.
  9. Strictly no extensions will be provided for the Chope-Dollar promo codes.