Entertainer App VS Burpple Beyond: Best Foodie Mobile Apps That Every Singaporean Should Have
a person with a particular interest in food; a gourmet. Aka: All of us Singaporeans!
Given the limited avenue of entertainment in Singapore, most of us end up finding joy in the food we indulge in.
With a big appetite, we had better guard our wallets so we can be financially savvy while we go on our food hunts. To be a true foodie, one needs to be armed with the latest mobile app to help you dominate your next dining experience with good discounts, deals or recommendations. Take for example the recent hype on the Entertainer App and Burpple Beyond!
TL;DR – 14 Food Apps Every Singaporean Foodie Needs
Mobile Apps every Singaporean foodie needs
Good deals and Table Reservations
|1.||The Entertainer App|
|5.||Fave (previously Groupon)|
1 for 1 Apps Comparison: The Entertainer VS Burpple Beyond
With the recent launch of Burpple’s premium membership, Burpple Beyond, many have asked if Burpple Beyond or the longer standing Entertainer App is the better app to have since both are uniquely for 1 for 1 deals.
Here’s the breakdown:
|Cost / Subscription||Redemption||Merchants||Benefits|
|Entertainer||$75 / Year (Originally $145)||3 per partner||900+||- Wider range of food merchants
- Available 1 for 1 activities in Singapore
- Cheaper yearly subscription on special offer
|Burpple||$9.90 / Month (All Day Plan)||4 per partner||100+||- Flexible monthly subscription
- More redemptions per partner
- Burpple App Community reviews and guides on app
If you are a foodie looking at more flexibility with your subscription and often use Burpple for its crowdsourced reviews, Burpple Beyond may be the better choice for you.
If you enjoy more lifestyle options looking at a cheaper year-long subscription with 1 for 1 deals on activities (eg. K Star Karaoke, Trampoline Park), The Entertainer app may be a better choice for you.
Deals and Reservations
Everyone deserves good food without the expense of breaking their bank. Below are some apps that can help you with your table reservations, or to get that discount off your total bill.
The Entertainer App
Offers “Buy One Get One Free” offers for various restaurants, beauty salons, health& fitness, leisure activities and much more.
- 1 for 1 main course
- These offers are always Buy One Get One Free, valid 7 days a week (excluding public holidays) and all year long!
- Enjoy offers up to 900+ venues
- Products are valid from 2nd Jan to 30th Dec every year. Price of products gets cheaper as it gets closer to the end of the year.
- Singaporeans saved S$725 on average with the use of the app in 2017.
- Offers 1-for-1 deals offers for 100+ restaurants, cafes, and bars.
- 1-for-1 mains, set meals, and more
- Over 3 million Burpple community reviews on a wide range of restaurants, cafes, hawkers and bars
Right now, they are having an Off-Peak membership option available that is currently FREE OF CHARGE (u.p. $4/month)!
- Discounted restaurant reservations platform offering real-time discounts of up to 50% off food bill for every restaurant every day.
- Supported by more than 2,000 venues across the region, available in Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, etc.
- Most of the offers allow diners to dine at a discount during off-peak hours, at the same time, allowing restaurants to get more customers during those hours.
- Totally free to use and no strings attached.
- Find a restaurant, and book your table directly in the app.
- App also provides useful information such as menu and contact information of the restaurant.
- Enjoy Chope exclusive promotions and read top guides.
Fave (previously Groupon)
- An app that brings one the best deals and discounts, from meal deals to spa visits, fitness studios to hotel stays.
- Users can browse, buy and after which redeem the deals at the respective place.
- Look out for their Deals of the Day for exclusive offers limited to a certain timing only.
- Already known as a go-to place for food discovery and reviews, the app adds an additional advantage that allows reservation through it
- Online reservation support for more than 550 restaurants
- Search for different types of restaurants, cuisines, or dishes at ease.
- Users can post a review and photos of places they have visited.
I will choose to have my favourite cuisine in my boxers lazing on my sofa at home anytime. If you are with me, here are the apps that can help you out. You can also check out our food delivery comparison chart.
- Order from restaurants, from local hotspots to national favourites.
- Access the menus of over 500 restaurants in Singapore.
- Order your favourite meal online and get it delivered to you.
- Includes food reviews by customers.
Hundreds of restaurants to choose from
- Through Grab’s network, a user can get anything from their roster of local restaurants within minutes. You’re probably already a Grab user too!
- Earn Grab Rewards you can use to redeem other goodies
Cooking and Baking Recipes and Videos
It is no secret! Cooking your own meals can help you save so much more in the long run. Here are the apps that can help you avoid that kitchen disaster.
- Over 2,000 Tasty recipes at your fingertips
- Step-By-Step instruction
- An innovative Search tool that allows users to filter recipes based on ingredients, cuisine and even special occasions.
- The function to filter by what matters to one, like vegan, gluten-free, etc.
- Entertaining food and travel shows, awe-inspiring original series, tasty recipes with video instructions, and easy to follow cooking classes.
- Most Singaporeans might have come across Tastemade videos on social media.
- Recipes with video instructions
- New content every day, along with videos of recipes
- 35,000 tested recipes to choose from
- Recipe reviews and ratings from home cooks
For foodies who enjoy cashback on their food
Below is an app that can help you save even more in form of cash backs.
- Gives you access to the latest coupon codes, deals and offers over 500 stores.
- Receive cashback when you get your meal through deliveroo, foodpanda, spizza, eatigo, hungrygowhere, Quandoo, Stamford and Cat & the Fiddle.