Whether you're a foodie who likes to try different cuisines each week, or you see restaurant food as an occasional treat, everyone deserves to enjoy a delicious, nutritious meal at a price they can afford. No matter your budget, here are a few places with big flavours for small prices…
Pasta can be completely transformed with a sauce or a different kind of meat, and you'll be able to try dozens of varieties at PastaMania. Simple recipes made with fresh ingredients and cooked with love are the twin pillars of this restaurant, and our top pick right now is their baked rice with chicken, ham and sausage. Topped with mushrooms and bubbling melted cheese, this is the ultimate comfort food for just $9.90.
Where: PastaMania, 23 locations
2. Collin's Grille Bento
You'll find a taste of Europe over at Colin's Grille – and if you're looking for a bargain, we'd recommend their Seafood Aglio Olio. This dish is packed with the very best freshly caught seafood, including clams, prawns, squid and mussels, served with spaghetti drizzled in olive oil and garlic. The best part? These incredible ingredients will only cost you $8.80.
Where: Collin's Grille Bento, 19 locations
3. Thai Affair
Who doesn't love the aromatic flavours of Thailand? Now you can enjoy them in the comfort of your own home, as Thai Affair prepares a whole host of traditional dishes. Their braised pork leg has especially been a huge hit with locals – melt-in-the-mouth meat chunks, fluffy rice, and the side of sweet chilli sauce for dipping or pouring as you want. All this can be yours for just $10.
4. Chicken Up
Chicken Up is the place to go if you're looking for Korean fried chicken. Whether you opt for their best-selling Ganjang Wings with a soya sauce blend, or their spicy Yangnyum popcorn chicken bites, you can mix and match to create the perfect platter for you. Alternatively, opt for one of their Chicken Party Packs – just don't forget the side of their speciality Truffle fries.
Where: Chicken Up, seven locations
5. A-One Claypot House
If you're a fan of classic Chinese fare, A-One Claypot House cook up a huge selection of claypot dishes. We particularly love their Claypot Rice with Chicken in Gong Bao Sauce dish – with richly flavoured pieces of chicken in a sweet and sticky sauce, topped with an over-easy fried egg, runny yolk and plenty of soft rice to soak it up – heavenly food for just $13.80.
Where: A-One Claypot House, 15 locations
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