The piles of homework and “optional” supplementary classes after school makes student life ultra dreadful, but being a student may not be so bad after all, especially when you’ve got a whole range of student deals to enjoy after a long day of school. The idea of ‘going to town’ may sound a bit out of your budget, but with these student meals available, you can treat yourself and not have to worry about surviving only on bread for the rest of the month.
Hot Tomato is the place to go if you and your friends want to have steak but are on a budget. Their Sirloin Steak & Aglio Olio set is definitely worth every buck — you get steak, pasta, salad and a drink for just $9.90 nett! Of course, there are also other options on the student lunch menu if you’d like something else.
Price: $9.90 nett
Location: Plaza Singapura, 68 Orchard Road #B2-40 Singapore 238839
Enjoy a plate of rice with Japanese-style fried chicken, cheese omelette, fried shrimp or sausage, served with delectable Japanese curry with spiciness level of your liking. Chose too high a spiciness level of curry? Wash it down with their homemade iced lemon tea!
Price: $9.80, subject to 10% service charge and prevailing GST
Location: ION Orchard, 2 Orchard Turn #B4-52 Singapore 238801
NamNam Noodle Bar
A hearty, piping hot bowl of pho goodness after a long day of school will definitely comfort your weary soul. Choose from either beef or chicken slices. Have vegetarian friends? Well, NamNam Noodle Bar offers vegetarian options too, so you don’t have to worry about that.
Price: $7.90 nett
Location: Plaza Singapura, 68 Orchard Road #01-55 Singapore 238839
Like pasta? Great! There are many different options for you to choose from at PastaMania, like spaghetti, fusilli and penne. If you’re not a huge fan of pasta, you can always get pizza. Add a few more dollars and you can get a drink as well as another item of your choice. Even after making it a set, your whole meal will still total up to less than $10!
Price: From $4.90 nett
Location: Cathay Cineleisure Orchard, 8 Grange Road #02-23 Singapore 239695
Pizza Hut’s student meal has a variety of pizza and pasta options to choose from, including vegetarian ones. Add on garlic bread, cheesy fries, drumlets or wings and share them with your squad! (or you can have them for yourself)!
Price: From $5.90, subject to 10% service charge and prevailing GST
Location: Plaza Singapura, 68 ORCHARD ROAD #B2-01 SINGAPORE 238839
Gather your friends and tuck into Yoogane’s army stew together! With unlimited toppings and a cheese ring to dip all that sinful goodness in, your tummies will definitely be filled up in no time. Just make sure you don’t stuff yourself silly with this if you’ve a PE class the next day.
Price: $12.90, subject to 10% service charge and prevailing GST
Location: 313@Somerset, 313 Orchard Road #B3-37/38 Singapore 238895