Singapore’s Japanese food scene has evolved a lot ever since we were introduced to the cuisine. From sushi to Ramen, Udon, Don, Teppanyaki, and Shabu Shabu steamboats, there are plenty of restaurants offering Japanese food all over Singapore.

However, not many have the option of delivery because the cuisine places emphasis on the freshness of the food as it is prepared and presented – and delivery directly contradicts this aspect of Japanese cuisine.

Enter Don Play Play.

As their name suggests, they don’t mess around when it comes to their dons.

Don’t Play With Don Play Play

Don Play Play is a new food delivery service that provides and delivers Japanese rice bowls (dons) at wallet-friendly prices to students and faculty of NUH and NTU, as well as workers in the CBD.

They have 6 items on their complete menu. While the menu seems limited, the demand is quite overwhelming.

You can choose from the Truffle Beef Yakiniku Don, Salmon Chirashi Don, Chicken Grain Bowl, Salmon Sashimi Salad, Unagi Don, and Salmon Mentaiko Don. Everything on the menu is $12.80.

don play play
Image Credit: Don Play Play

Their bestsellers are the Salmon Chirashi Don that comes with fresh salmon sashimi, tamago cubes, ikura, vinegared sushi rice, wasabi and pink ginger, and the Unagi Don which comes with Teriyaki-glazed grilled unagi, 63-degree onsen egg, and Japanese garlic fried rice.

don play play
Image Credit: Don Play Play
don play play
Image Credit: Don Play Play

Look at the gorgeous glaze on that unagi. Mmmm…

don play play
Image Credit: Don Play Play

The Salmon Mentaiko Don uses fresh Norwegian salmon and their own homemade spicy mentaiko sauce, and comes topped with a 63-degree onsen egg.

To be honest, everything on their menu sounds delicious.

Delivery And Pickup

So currently, you can choose to have your food delivered to you, or pickup your food from a fixed location.

For delivery, there is a $64 minimum order (5 rice bowls) and a $10 delivery fee on top of that. However, delivery is free for orders above $128.

Orders for NTU, NUS and the CBD can have their orders delivered at no minimum order amount and no delivery fee, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays respectively.

Now, if you choose to pick up your food, there are fixed pickup points in NUS, NTU, and the CBD.

Check out their pickup locations and timeslots here.

If you’re ordering from NUS, NTU or the CBD, better do so earlier because the rice bowls sell out FAST.

Don Play Play have also mentioned that they will be further expanding their menu in future, so keep a look out!

If you’re thinking of ordering from Don Play Play, it’s best to do so in a group so delivery is free. Now, who’s up for don?

Don Play Play
Website

Also read Hokkien 101 – Words And Phrases You Can Use Everyday Without Getting Slapped

(Header Image Source: Don Play Play)

 
 
Also Read
Bubble Tea Buns Are A Thing Now – BreadTalk Launches Earl Grey Buns And Swiss Rolls With Pearls

Looks like bubble tea craze isn't dying any time in Singapore.BreadTalk just stepped up their game with their latest bubble tea buns and toasts.

I Attended A Self Defence Class – Now I Can Take Down Someone Twice My Size

I grabbed a couple of my colleagues to attend a class at Kapap Academy which teaches a form of Israeli hand-to-hand combat developed for the military.

Get A Dose Of WWE With S’pore Wrestling Dojo Grapple MAX’s First Ring Show On 21 Sep

ENTER THE RING will take place in a fully-fledged wrestling ring for the first time, which quite literally takes the action to another level.

5 Must-Try Hawker Favourites At Old Airport Road, One Of S’pore’s Largest Food Centres

since 1973, the ex-Kallang Airport has been home to a wide variety of good eats, and foodies still flock to this eating spot to get their munch on.

Holey Moley! This New Mini Golf Bar At Clarke Quay Serves 1.3kg Burgers And Metre-Long Pizzas

Holey Moley — a half mini golf, half bar concept from Australia — is making its way to Singapore at the end of the year.

Meatballs, Wine and Comfort Food – This Restaurant At Telok Ayer Will Put You In A Mellow Mood

Club Meatballs strives to be a one stop shop, operating as not just a restaurant, but a café, bar, wine-cellar and co-working space as well.

Calling All Roald Dahl Fans: Matilda The Musical Is Coming To Singapore In Feb 2019

Matilda The Musical - a stage adaptation of the novel Matilda is coming to Singapore. Not to mention, for the first time ever in Asia.

This Flea Market Is Painting S’pore CMYK From 20-23 Sep, With Over 500 International Stalls

Another Thai-inspired flea market called CMYK: The Shade Of Young Enterprise is making their way to our shores.