You might have seen our article about how much you could save if you lived in Japan, but we’ve also done some research on how much cheaper food is in other countries around Asia. We took a look at the prices of 4 basic meals from some of the most popular restaurants and food chains across Asia.
Canteen Food Prices
KFC | Burger King | McDonalds | A&W
Canteen Food Prices Around Asia Country Price (USD) Price (MYR) Price (PHP) Price (SGD) Thailand $4.99 RM16.58 PHP100 SGD4.82 Singapore $4.69 RM15.37 PHP97 SGD4.39 Philippines $3.98 RM13.12 PHP75 SGD3.83 Malaysia $3.49 RM11.19 PHP66 SGD3.26
Price for KFC Thailand $4.99 Singapore $4.69 Philippines $3.98 Malaysia $3.49
Price for Burger King Thailand $4.50 Singapore $4.29 Philippines $3.68 Malaysia $3.27
Price for McDonalds Thailand $4.38 Singapore $4.12 Philippines $3.54 Malaysia $3.16
Price for A&W Thailand $5.00 Singapore 4.89 Philippines 3.99 Malaysia 3.74
In Singapore, a meal from any of the above food chains will cost you an average of $4.69.
The Philippines is one of the cheapest countries for Canteen Food prices, with an average meal costing just $3.98. That’s still more expensive than Malaysia though!
A meal in Malaysia will cost you an average of $3.49, the cheapest of all the countries we researched.
Thailand is the most expensive country for Canteen Food prices, with an average meal costing $4.99.
Let us know what you think! Did we miss any other countries? Which country has the cheapest Canteen Food prices? Comment below!