Chinese New Year has arrived and it is officially time to plan your family feasts, buffets, and dinners. When families get together, elders in the family give red packets (ang pao) filled with money to children, this is supposed to suppress bad spirits, keep them healthy and give them a long life. Jakarta has a slew of amazing offers for Chinese New Year 2018. Treat your friends and family to delicious food and drinks throughout this New Lunar Year with the handy guide on where to eat with the kids in tow.
Hotel Indonesia Kempinski invites you to celebrate the Year of Rooster with authentic CNY dishes at Signatures Restaurant. They have a special offer on through February 18th - a complimentary yusheng for minimum of 5 diners. Or, book up a family staycation from February 10 - 18, 2018 to enjoy a special room package.
Hotel Indonesia Kempinski, www.kempinski.com
Hotel Mulia Senayan is preparing a lux-packed prosperity dining experience this year. Book a table at Table8 to taste a specially-crafted Yee Sang Salmon (a symbol of good luck) and Nian Gao (a traditional Chinese offering). Plan an exquisite CNY lunch or dinner at The Cafe, Table8 or Orient8 and enjoy a live Barongsai show.
Hotel Mulia Senayan, www.themulia.com/jakarta
Reunite with family and friends to celebrate the Year of the Dog with the Prosperity Feast at Arts Café by Raffles. Indulge in Chinese New Year traditional favorites such as suckling pig and pecking duck and raise a toss to a prosperous year ahead with Yee Sang topped with Salmon Sashimi. Click here for their full 2018 offerings.
Raffles Jakarta, www.raffles.com/jakarta/
There are endless choices of classic and sumptuous Chinese cuisine including the Yu Sheng, fresh seafood bar with oyster & Alaskan king crab, barbecue station, roasted duck & Peking duck carving station, and delectable dessert. Kids will love the live music entertainment as well as Ang Pao Tree. Click here for more details.
Keraton at The Plaza, www.keratonattheplazajakarta.com
Gran Melia’s Cantonese and Chinese specialty restaurant, Tien Chao, is preparing special culinary delights in honour of CNY! Enjoy Yu Sheng and traditional Chinese set menus of ‘Reunite’ with optional menu rates at IDR 9,888,800++ and IDR 7,888,800++ per table of 10 people. They also will be hosting a traditional Lion Dance, Dragon dance and the commonly eye-dotting ceremony at the Lobby Lounge
Gran Melia, www.melia.com
Enjoy a festive celebration with family style buffet dinner, colorful dragon and lion dance performances, as well as traditional Yu Sheng and everyone’s favorite, the angpao tree on CNY Eve (February 15, 2018). They are also hosting a CNY day brunch on February 16, 2018. Click here for their dining options.
Ayana MidPlaza, www.ayana.com
Welcome the Year of Dog with a yummy Chinese feast offering traditional flavors such as Braised Hoisom with Taukan, Salted Egg Prawn and other favorites at DoubleTree's brunch and dinner buffet. You will also get a free Yee Sang, Red Pocket, and Fortune Cookie. Yum! Click here for bookings.
DoubleTree by Hilton, http://doubletree3.hilton.com
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