With multiple outlets across Singapore, Gyu-Kaku boasts authentic yakiniku experiences at reasonable prices. Gyu-Kaku offers 3 buffet courses (90 minutes): Japanese Wagyu Buffet ($86.80/pax), Australia Wagyu Buffet ($66.80/pax), Weekday Standard Buffet ($58.80/pax).
The wagyu buffets come with various cuts of wagyu beef such as Karubi, Steak Cut, Tongue, Chuck and more, as well as all of their standard meats and seafood, all grilled over a charcoal grill. The buffet courses also come with a selection of over 70 sides, like appetisers, rice and noodles, salads, soups, vegetables, dessert and more!
Expected damage/pax: From $58.80
Opening Hours: Various
2. Syohachi Yakiniku
Hailing from Hong Kong, Syohachi is famed for their top-notch A5 Japanese wagyu beef imported from the Hidakami Ranch in Japan’s Miyagi prefecture. There are 2 buffet options (120 minutes) at Syohachi: A5 Wagyu Beef Ala Carte Buffet (from $70/pax) and a lower tier Yakiniku Ala Carte Buffet (from $50/pax).
The A5 Wagyu Beef Ala Carte Buffet offers unlimited platters of 5 cuts of Premium A5 Japanese Wagyu: Tri-tip, Chuck, Round, Brisket, Knuckle, Diced Bite-sized, along with everything that comes with the Yakiniku Ala Carte Buffet. Think unlimited servings of A5 wagyu, Prime Ribs, Short Plate, Pork, Chicken, Scallops, Oysters, Sushi, Soup, cooked items and more!
Expected damage/pax: From $50
Address: Guoco Tower, 5 Wallich St, #01-13, Singapore 078883
Opening Hours: 11.30am-11pm
3. Yakiniku Heijoen
Located in the heart of Tanjong Pagar, Heijoen is the place to be for accessible and high quality A5 wagyu specially selected and imported from Kyushu Kagoshima. Heijoen has 2 buffet courses (90 minutes): Rich Buffet Course ($55/pax) and Premium Wagyu Buffet Course ($70/pax).
For the Premium Wagyu Buffet Course, you’ll be treated to a selection of 61 items, including A5 Kuroge Wagyu, A5 Wagyu Kalbi, Wagyu Harami and more. The buffet also includes other items like Black Pork Belly, Baby Octopus, Tiger Prawn, Vegetables, appetisers, soups and more!
Expected damage/pax: From $55
Address: 100 Tras St, #03-11, Singapore 079027
Opening Hours: Monday-Friday, 11am-3pm & 6pm-10pm; Saturday-Sunday, 11am-3pm & 5.30pm-10pm
Boasting authentic Japanese charcoal-grilled wagyu meats, Tajimaya promises a luxurious wagyu experience unlike any other, complete with a wide range of sake and shochu to complement the yakiniku experience. Aside from their ala carte menu, Tajimaya also offers one other buffet option (100 minutes): the Premium Wagyu Buffet ($59.90/pax).
The Premium Wagyu Buffet offers a selection of unlimited Australian Wagyu in cuts like Short Ribs, Oysterblade, Short Plate, Chuck Eye Roll and Ox Tongue, as well as other meats, seafood, sashimi, appetisers, salads, vegetables, soup and more!
Expected damage/pax: From $59.90
Address: VivoCity, 1 HarbourFront Walk, #01-102/103, Singapore 098585
Opening Hours: Monday-Friday, 12pm-3pm & 6pm-10pm; Saturday, 11.30am-3pm & 6pm-10.30pm; Sunday, 11.30am-3pm & 6pm-10pm
5. Tenkaichi Yakiniku
Self-proclaimed Japanese BBQ specialist, Tenkaichi boasts some of the best yakiniku in Singapore. Tenkaichi has won awards for their yakiniku, and they specialise in Japanese wagyu beef in set menus, ala carte and buffet options. Tenkaichi offers 2 buffet courses (90 minutes): Deluxe Buffet ($59.80/pax) and Premium Buffet ($109.80/pax).
The Premium Buffet is inclusive of all the Deluxe Buffet items, plus a selection of Wagyu meats like Karubi, Rosu, Nakaochi and Tan, as well as other premium seafood, sashimi, katsu, sides, vegetables and more. Do note that a minimum of 2 diners is required to dine-in for all buffets.
Expected damage/pax: From $59.80
Address: 6 Raffles Boulevard #03-129 Marina Square Shopping Mall, 039594
Opening Hours: Monday-Friday, 11.30am-2.30pm & 5.30pm-10pm; Saturday-Sunday, 11.30am-10pm
6. Shaburi & Kintan Buffet
You’re probably no stranger to Shaburi, a popular personal hotpot and yakiniku buffet joint for all-you-can-eat meats at amazing value. For yakiniku, Shaburi offers 3 buffet courses (90 minutes): Regular Buffet ($24.80/pax), Kintan Buffet ($33.80/pax), Premium Wagyu Buffet ($54.80).
Only the Premium Wagyu Buffet includes wagyu beef options such as Wagyu Karubi, Shimofuri Steak, Wagyu Steak and more, plus Iberico Pork Collar, Angus Beef Sukiyaki, Diamond Karubi, Dragon Karubi, rice and noodles, just to name a few.
Expected damage/pax: From $24.80
Address: 50 Jurong Gateway Rd, #03-11/12 JEM, Singapore 608549
Opening Hours: 11.30am-10pm daily
With 2 locations in Singapore: Cuppage Plaza and Robertson Quay, Azmaya is definitely a go-to BBQ joint to satiate your wagyu beef cravings. Azmaya offers 2 wagyu yakiniku buffet options (90 minutes): Japanese Wagyu ($69.80/pax) and Aussie Wagyu ($54.80/pax).
The wagyu buffets offer a selection of thinly sliced wagyu, thickly sliced wagyu, innards, steak, pork, seafood, grilled items and more. You also have the option to add on Azmaya’s shabu shabu buffet for an additional $5, that includes shabu shabu soup, seafood, vegetables and more.
Expected damage/pax: From $69.80
Opening Hours: Various
8. ROCKU Yakiniku
ROCKU is an edgy, bold and casual yakiniku joint that pairs the yakiniku experience with entertainment like pop music. ROCKU offers 2 buffet options (100 minutes): a regular Buffet ($29.90/pax) and a Wagyu Buffet ($41.90/pax).
For the Wagyu Buffet, you can expect over 50 items, including Australian Wagyu Short Ribs, Oysterblade, Finger Ribs, US Beef Short Plate, Pork Jowl, sashimi, assorted seafood, sides, vegetables, appetisers and more!
Expected damage/pax: From $29.90
Address: Bugis+, 201 Victoria St, #04-06, 188067
Opening Hours: 11.30am-10.30pm