Japan’s famous and largest discount chain store has finally opened at Orchard Central 24 hours 7 days a week! Spanning 1397 square metres, it has 2 levels; B1 near the lift lobby and at B2 underpass that connects to Centrepoint Mall. Don Don Donki will focus on items from Hokkaido, including fresh meat, fish, produce, sweets, snacks and many more!
Basement 1 of Don Don Donki mainly offers confectionery, drinks, sweets and all sorts of non-food products like bottles, shirts, cosmetics, health products, even handbags and watches.
Calpis drinks! Don Don Donki even compared their price with Meidi-ya, giving you a gauge on how much cheaper Don Don Donki sell at.
More Japanese drinks:
Um, blue juice and salty squid soda anyone?
There is just rows and rows of sweets!
Non food stuffs:
Basement 2 will consist of the marketplace, where shoppers can get fresh groceries, Hokkaido ice creams and even taste sake/shochu!
At the dessert section:
Japanese milk and egg roll cakes
Look at the amount of ice creams available.
Hokkaido Milk Gelato station
Then there is the deli section
You can get authentic sushi too
And the groceries section
Pure Hokkaido Milk
Nissin instant ramen
And of course, Nissin Curry Cup Noodles!
Donki Bar Section:
After tasting these authentic sakes, you can get them in bottles right at the alcohol section of the market.
From sakes to Japanese RTDs to plum wines!
The crowd on the first day is already so big, that the queue for cashier looks like this:
Don Don Donki is a one stop hypermarket for your Japanese needs. They will also be opening a second outlet at Tanjong Pagar in mid June 2018.
181 Orchard Road, B1 & B2, Orchard Central (S) 238896
Opening hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week
Directions: Alight at Somerset MRT Station (red line NS 23) and exit at Exit C. Take the stairs on the right down to B2 of Orchard Gateway, turn right and follow the path. Turn left into Orchard Central, and in front you will see Don Don Donki.