There’s nothing better than spending time with family over a hearty meal during Christmas. We’ve selected these restaurants where you can indulge in a delectable festive brunch, afternoon tea or dinner buffet that will keep souls satisfied and tummies warm.
Big Apple Restaurant
Getting diners into the jolly mood, Chef Abri from Big Apple Restaurant at Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur is cooking up an array of traditional Christmas dishes for the restaurant’s Christmas Day high tea brunch.
The highly recommended hot lamp and roast spread is where you’ll find succulent cuts of meat like roasted turkey with chestnuts, roasted chicken with honey and sesame seeds and slow-roasted prime beef. Other offerings like smoked salmon roulade with caviar, assorted mushroom a la grecque and various Christmas-themed desserts will also sate your appetite.
Big Apple Restaurant
WHERE Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
WHEN 12.30pm-4pm (25 Dec)
PRICE RM98 nett per adult, RM58 nett per child or senior citizen
RESERVATIONS 03 2117 8133
Should you prefer a lighter meal, the festive afternoon tea at Lobby Lounge of Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur packs a punch with delightful savoury and sweet delicacies.
Enjoy light bites of marine lobster mill-feuille, teriyaki grilled turkey sandwich skewer or Alaska king crab in saffron rolls from the oriental-inspired tea stand. Made for sweet tooth cravings, the apple tarte Tatin, caramel chocolate and mango dome and petit yule log go perfectly with Zesta’s tea or a cup of coffee.
WHERE Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
WHEN 3pm-6pm (1-31 Dec)
PRICE RM190 nett for two persons
RESERVATIONS 03 2074 3900
It’s all about sugar, spice and all things nice at Paya Serai’s Asian and Western Christmas buffet at Hilton Petaling Jaya. Apart from the Christmas must-have whole roasted turkey, the roasted lamb and venison with trimmings from the carving station are other highlights of this dinner buffet.
The Yuletide gastronomy journey is rounded out with sweet treats from the dessert islands such as assorted cookies, gingerbread, fruit cake, vanilla yule logs and Christmas pudding with chocolate cherry compote.
WHERE Hilton Petaling Jaya
WHEN 7pm-10pm (25 Dec)
PRICE RM148 nett per adult, RM78 nett per child
RESERVATIONS 03 7955 9122