8 Best Places That’ll Cook For You This Christmas!
Ho Ho Ho! It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas everywhere as all stores and hotels have put up Christmas trees, lightings and glittering items. When it comes to this festive time of year, there is nothing more exciting than a festive dinner. And if you’re looking forward to really enjoying the season with your loved ones instead of finding yourself behind a kitchen table, here are 8 places to celebrate this festive season. Let the festive season begin!
Ballroom 38 at Pullman Bangkok Hotel G
Celebrate the holiday season in 8-Bit style filled with childhood memories. Come and dine at their Christmas Eve Dinner on 24th December at Ballroom 38 as they present the freshest International Buffet Dinner and a stunning panoramic view of the Bangkok skyline. The buffet will include all your festive favourites such as roast turkey, pork chops, lamb leg, an array of seafood like rock lobsters, river prawns, New Zealand mussels, French oysters and salmon. While there’re many assorted cheeses and cold cuts, you can also enjoy the Japanese corner and seasonal desserts including Paris-Brest, Christmas pudding, chocolate fountain, grilled marshmallow, and more.
Price: THB 1,499 net per person (food only).
Feast (Food by EAST) Hong Kong
To complement the eco-decorations, EAST’s bustling café, Feast (Food by EAST), will be offering festive feasts on 24 and 25 December with sittings from 5:45pm to 8pm and 8:30pm to 11:00pm.
Designed to encourage social dining and evoke a celebratory atmosphere, the unlimited menu will be served semi-buffet style, with a variety of antipasti, such as freshly shucked oysters and king crab legs. Main course options include traditional favourites, such as Slow-Roasted Turkey with Sausage, Sage and Chestnut Stuffing and Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon as well as Roasted grass-fed beef tenderloin with Roasted Bone Marrow, French Beans, Green Peas and Hand-cut Chips and more.
Price: HK$728* per adult
HK$364* for children under 12, who will all be treated to a surprise gift.
Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin (at Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok)
Indulge your loved ones with a mesmerising Christmas Day dinner on 25 December at the one-Michelin-star restaurant Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin – where every magical bite is full of surprises.
The mesmerising dinner at Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin begins with “street food” nibbles: lotus in lotus; pad krapow; and khanom kruk The eight-course set dinner menu includes beef carpaccio with tomato sorbet and lovage purée; sweet and sour lobster with tamarind and Thai orange-baked lobster head with red curry foam; buttered red cabbage with five spices and crispy pork; and lightly smoked chicken with creamy lemongrass foam. This romantic Christmas Day dinner ends in style with pineapple BBQ Mekong rum and coconut.
Price: THB 6,000++ per person for the eight-course dinner
THB 7,500++ per person for the eight-course dinner with wine pairings
The World at Centara Grand at CentralWorld
Promising a cozy Christmas setting with none of the fuss, The World will be laying out an enormous all-you-can-eat/drink buffet.
Pick Christmas Eve Dinner (18.00 – 22.30 hrs., Monday 24th) or Christmas Day Lunch (11.30 – 14.30 hrs., Tuesday 25th) and Christmas Day Dinner (18.00 – 22.30 hrs., Tuesday 25th). All of these events promise fresh slices of roasted turkey hot off the carving station, and then all of the festive trimmings like baked potatoes, crispy pigs in blankets, stuffing, sprouts and gravy. As part of these packages, we’re also offering all-inclusive festive drinks. But that’s not all. As well as all of the traditional Christmas food, The World will also be running its usual buffet stations which means access to fresh seafood-on-ice, assorted cold cuts, sandwiches, hot à la carte dishes and a range of other meats fresh from our carving station like the roasted Wagyu beef prime rib, whole salmon and honey-glazed ham.
Price: THB 1,999++ per person (all food and drinks). To book your table now, please call 02-100-6255
Popinjays at the Murray Hong Kong
The hotel’s signature rooftop bar and restaurant is the perfect destination for sophisticated celebrations. Gather on this Christmas Eve for a six-course dinner of much-loved dishes, including Pan-seared Foie Gras, Poached Brittany Lobster and Roasted Grain-fed Turkey.
Price: HKD 2,280 per person, the offer includes a flute of champagne.
Those who prefer daytime dining can attend the Christmas Day Brunch or First Brunch of the Year for HKD 1,280 per person. To make the occasion even more memorable, an additional HKD 700 provides guests with unlimited bubbles and wines for two hours.
Rayong Marriott Resort & Spa
Christmas Eve Celebration at Rayong Marriott Resort & Spa offers you and your family a Christmas Eve International Buffet Dinner. This festive buffet dinner includes traditional Christmas treats such as roasted turkey with all the trimmings, pineapple-glazed ham, Indian corner, Japanese corner and much more. Santa Claus will make a special appearance and give gifts, while children may enjoy with fun games and singing along to Christmas carols.
Price: THB 2,500++/ person
THB 1,250++/ Child (6-12 years old)
Decanter at The St. Regis Bangkok
Enhance the seasonal experience with ‘Oysters & Fizz’! Gather with friends and loved ones, over a fire and ice raw bar, complete with champagne and caviar. Relax in style, at this elegant 12th-floor lounge, which exudes a timeless ambience with discreet service and a compelling view over the Bangkok skyline. The fire and ice raw bar includes: a selection of caviar and roe with buckwheat blinis and condiments; spicy snapper ceviche with heirloom tomatoes and young coconut; salmon tartare with Japanese dressing and soybeans; scallop carpaccio with meyer lemon oil; tuna tataki with seaweed and spring onion salad; black lipped mussels with red chili nam jim, mint and coriander; freshly shucked rock oysters with Korean bean paste; tempura pacific oysters with ponzu and wasabi mayonnaise; and beef tartare with sourdough croutons and pickled cucumbers.
Price: THB 2,800++ per person for two hours, including free-flow Champagne.
Lord Jim’s at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok
Celebrate Christmas with a 5-course menu seafood extravaganza and enjoy panoramic views of the ‘River of Kings’. Chef Tijn Bremmers promises an unforgettable dining experience for true lovers of the finest ingredients from land and sea.
Price: Adult & Child: THB 6,500 net per person
Continue the festive spirit with a delectable Christmas Brunch with an enticing selection of fresh seafood, fish and meats prepared to perfection. Lord Jim’s is the ideal location to celebrate Christmas Day with the entire family in a cosy and elegant atmosphere.
Price: THB 4,000 net per person (Adult)
THB 2,000 net per person (Child)
**ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE RECOMMENDED FOR ALL FESTIVE EVENTS.