The general election season is finally here. It is time for us to step up as citizens, and perform our important responsibility as an “Anak Malaysia” – to vote! To encourage Malaysian citizens to vote, these businesses are offering awesome promotions to those who exercise their vote this weekend.
Just show your newly inked finger and you’ll be eligible to redeem these exclusive promotions. Do note that most of these promotions are only valid on the day itself, so vote and remember to stop by after!
1. Secret Recipe
Location: All Secret Recipe outlets
All day long, Secret Recipe is offering a 30% discount for all drinks. Grab any drink of your choice and pair it with your favourite piece of Secret Recipe cake! Stop by, show your newly-inked finger, and you are eligible to redeem the offer! Valid for dining in or take away only.
2. TGI Fridays
Location: All TGI Friday outlets
TGI Fridays are offering a one-day-only promotion for a 15% discount off any burger of your choice. The 15% off discount is only valid for dining in so bring your loved ones along for a full, hearty, TGIF lunch! Do note that one voter can only redeem one time, so make your burger count!
3. Salad Atelier
Location: All Salad Atelier outlets
When you’re done voting, stop by any Salad Atelier outlets to claim your FREE meatballs! Voters are eligible to claim a 3-piece meatball of their choice either; Cheesy Meatballs or Arabiatta Meatballs. Be quick as this promotion is while stocks last.
4. Meet Mee
Location: Meet Mee Danau Kota or Meet Mee Prima Setapak
If you love pan mee (or just freebies), voters around Danau Kota or Prima Setapak should stop by Meet Mee for a delightful surprise. Voters who show their inked finger are eligible to claim a free drink! Pair it with a delicious bowl of Meet Mee Pan Mee and you have a delicious full meal. Note that only one free drink can be claimed per voter.
Date: 14th – 20th November
Location: All Tealive outlets except Tealive Plus
After a long day of standing around, a cold, delicious, sweet drink is a must. Tealive is offering Malaysians a promotion of any two drinks of their choice (must be under RM10) for only RM15! This promotion has been running since 14th November and will be until 20th November. So, head there now!
Location: All Marrybrown outlets except Genting Highlands, Sunway Lagoon, Johor Premium Outlet and all airports
Marrybrown is offering a Marrybrown Crispy Chicken with every purchase of Marrybrown Combo. Simply vote, and show your inked finger to the staff on hand, and you’ll be able to redeem a Marrybrown Crispy Chicken. You’ll get a full meal and an additional krup-krap chicken! Awesome!
7. Old Town White Coffee
Location: All Old Town White Coffee outlets
Old Town White Coffee is popular for, of course, their White Coffee! On election day, Old Town White Coffee is offering their signature White Coffee for free with any purchase of any a la carte items (Rice or Noodle selections only). The promotion is only valid to those who have voted, and have shown their newly-inked finger to the staff. Redeemable all day long, only on 19th November.
8. My Street Churros
Date: 19th – 22nd November
Location: All My Street Churros outlets
My Street Churros is offering 15% discount for any item on the menu of your choice. These soft, delicious churros are something that you definitely should not miss! But, if you don’t manage to stop by on the 19th, don’t fret, because My Street Churros is offering a three-day promotion instead of the usual one-day promotion!
9. Taco Bell
Location: All Taco Bell outlets
Taco Bell, in their words, is having a “taco-rrific” promotion! Only on election day itself, voters are eligible to claim a Taco Bell Loaded Griller for only RM5. That’s almost 50% off! Before paying, simply show your inked finger and you’ll be able to redeem this offer. Don’t miss this chance!
10. Qra Food
Location: All Qra Food outlets
If you are out grocery shopping, might as well shop at Qra Food. While you are browsing the aisles, stop by their bakery and enjoy their Election Day Promotion. Voters can enjoy any coffee-based drink of their choice and a cinnamon crust pastry for only RM5!
11. Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tart
Location: All Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tart outlets
If you love tarts, cheese, or cheese tarts, stop by any Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tart outlets near you. Those who just voted are able to enjoy a 15% discount for any regular-sized Classic Cheese Tart with a choice of either Original or Chocolate. This delicious Japanese delight is just waiting for you!
12. Chomski: New York Style Banana Pudding
Date: 19th – 20th November
Time: 11am – 6pm
Location: Chomski, Shah Alam
Shah Alam citizens who just finished voting should stop by Chomski. Not only do they serve authentic New York Style Banana Pudding, but they are also literally giving it away for free! Thought, this promotion is only open to those who have done their duty for the country. So go out there and vote!
13. HOH Coffee
Location: HOH Coffee, Solaris Mont Kiara
HOH Coffee is one of the most up-and-coming cafes in KL. If you’ve never been, stop by on the 19th of November, on election day, for a discount of 10% on desserts and food! So bulk up on pastries and pair them with a nice cup of joe to end the day. Do note that the promotion is only applicable if you have voted and have shown your newly-inked finger.
14. Pepper Lunch
Location: All Pepper Lunch outlets
After a long and tiring queue on election day, quench your thirst with a free soft drink at any Pepper Lunch outlet near you. Pair your free soft drink with Pepper Lunch’s delicious limited-time-only new menu, the Spicy Teriyaki Pepper Rice (or any menu of your choice). Do note that this promotion is only valid for dine-in.
Date: 19th – 20th November
Location: All MyLaksa outlets
If you walk by any MyLaksa outlets, the first thing you’ll notice is the delicious, aromatic smell of Laksa. If you haven’t tried any of their laksas yet, this is finally the time to do so! On 19th November, voters can get a free drink with any purchase of any Asam Laksa of their choice.
Location: Selected Coolblog outlets
This election day, Malaysian-owned Coolblog, is offering free toppings with any drink of your choice. Simply show proof that you have voted, and add any free toppings you like! As simple as 1-2-3! To see the selected Coolblog locations to redeem, click here.
17. The Alley
Date: 19th – 20th November
Location: All The Alley outlets
The Alley is an OG when it comes to tapioca bubble tea shops. Now, the Malaysian-favourite bubble tea shop is having a two-day election promotion! Voters are eligible to enjoy two cups of Black Milk Tea at only RM15. So, bring along a friend to share the goodness of voting (and Black Milk Tea!).
18. Bean Jr.
Location: All Bean Jr. outlets
One of the classic Malaysian desserts is none other than Tau Fu Fah. At Bean Jr., voters can claim this delicious dessert for absolutely free! Simply show the staff your blue, inked finger and you’ll be able to eat this free, hot, and delicious Tau Fu Fah.
Location: All Nandos outlets
In this Instagram post by Nandos, they have compiled several cheeky reasons as to why you should go out and vote. Make sure to read it, go vote, and redeem a complimentary side from Nandos! On top of the entertainment and fulfilling your duty, you’ll also get a hearty meal. It’s a win-win-win!
20. Low Sugar Lab
Location: Low Sugar Lab, Bayu Klang, or Central I-City Mall
If you are trying to take care of your body weight, but still want to take part in the endless GE15 promotions, this is the time. Low Sugar Lab is offering free low-sugar drinks of your choice either French Canele or Calamansi Juice. These drinks are the healthier choice for a healthier you!
21. Moonlight Cake House
Location: All Moonlight Cake House outlets
Your favourite cake house is also doing a GE15 promotion. Voters can get a cup of Caffe Latte or Long Black coffee for just RM5! The offer is available for both dine-in and takeaway, so if you are tired after a long day of voting, simply pick up the coffee and enjoy it in the comfort of your home.
22. Golden Screen Cinemas
Location: All Golden Screen Cinemas outlets
After a long and boring day of voting, stop by the nearest Golden Screen Cinemas for a quick boredom-buster movie. Before the movie starts, stop by the concession centre and your blue finger to claim a free small caramel popcorn as well.
Location: All IKEA outlets
Ikea is giving out free Soy Ice Cream for individuals that vote in this coming 15th General Election. As proof, voters will only need to show their inked finger to redeem the ice cream available at the Swedish Bistro. The free soy ice cream is valid for only one day during election day and is limited to 500 customers per store, so get voting for this sweet treat!
24. Caveman Coffee
Date: 19th – 21st November
Location: All Caveman Coffee outlets
If you are a fan of a good cup of joe, Caveman Coffee is for you. This Saturday, election day, voters can get a buy-one-get-one-free promotion for any handcrafted drinks. Where you ask? Stop by any Caveman Coffee outlets to enjoy this exclusive three-day promotion.
25. Kopi Saigon
Location: All Kopi Saigon outlets (except Bandar Sri Permaisuri, Cheras)
Kopi Saigon is famous for its Vietnamese-style drip coffee, hence the name. Bring your friends and family along to any of the 49 Kopi Saigon outlets for a free cup of delicious coffee (with a minimum purchase of 2 cups of coffee first). The promotion lasts one whole day, so take your time voting.
26. Pop Meals
Location: All Popmeal outlets
Are you craving spaghetti? Popmeal knows. That is why this election day, Popmeal is giving you a buy-one-free-one promotion of their delicious Spaghetti Bolognese. Simply show your inked finger to be eligible for this promotion. Valid for dine-in and takeaway only.
27. Grill Haven
Location: Grill Haven, Chendana Home Cafe
Grill Haven serves the best-ever smashed burgers and shrimp rolls. Get a chance to try out these delicious delicacies this election day with their 10% off promotion. Do note that this promotion is only open to those who have voted, and shown their inked fingers.
28. Resorts World Genting
Location: Resorts World Genting
Date: 19th – 20th November
If you are staying at Resorts World Genting or just anywhere nearby, stop by these restaurants below to enjoy 20% off the bill. For further promotions and explanations, click here.
- Starlet’s Pizza
- Hans Cha Chaan Teng
- Lobby Cafe
- Trattoria IL Lago
- Medan Selera
- The Olive
- The Bakery
- Genting Garden Hot Pot
- Genting Palace
Puteri Teja contributed to this article.