The year is coming to an end, and the Christmas season is almost here! This is the month where you just might gain a couple of kilos thanks to the Christmas menus everywhere and delicious buffet spreads offered in hotels and restaurants. We’ve scoured the city and found a number of interesting Christmas feasts in the Klang Valley this holiday from Christmas brunch to dinner, to afternoon tea and takeaway to keep your tummy filled to the brim. Even better, some venues throw in Santa and kid-friendly activities or provide home delivery to make this festive season a truly memorable experience. Read on to find out where you can have the best Christmas and holiday dining in Kuala Lumpur!
Gather your loved ones and head to Aloft in KL Sentral for a delicious Christmas Eve dinner priced at RM$168 per person from 6pm to 10:30pm. Alternatively celebrate Christmas brunch here from 12pm to 3pm with brunches priced at RM$148 per person. The good news is children under 6 can dine in for free, while children up to 12 years old are eligible for half-priced meals.
Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 5, Jalan Stesen Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2723 1154, www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/kulal-aloft-kuala-lumpur-sentral
Have a splendid Christmas meal with turkey and lamb rack served with Apricot Chestnut Stuffing, Honey-roasted Parsnip, Carrots, Brussels Sprouts, Beef Bacon-wrapped, Chicken Sausages, and Duck-fat roasted potatoes are available throughout the festive season priced at RM$R699.00+ for either the Whole Roasted Turkey (5 to 6 kg serves up to 10 persons) or The Brasserie’s Signature Lamb Rack (2 kg serves up to six persons). Meanwhile, the Limited Edition Christmas Takeaway Afternoon Tea includes a Winter Wonderland Snowball, Santa’s Christmas Bauble, Christmas Candle of Hope, Christmas Wreath of Life, Chocolate Trinket Box, Homemade Scones with clotted cream, Homemade Jam and premium savory Canapés, and is available from November 18 to December 31, 2021, at RM$168.00+ per set for takeaway and delivery. Click here for more details.
The St Regis Kuala Lumpur, No 6 Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, Kuala Lumpur Sentral 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2727 1111/ +6012 280 1303, www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/kulxr-the-st-regis-kuala-lumpur
Get inspired by Element KL's 'Travel the Globe' menu this Christmas. From December 1 onwards, experience their Festive High Tea, available on weekdays from 1pm to 5pm at RM$138 for two persons, while lunch buffets are available on weekends until December 18 from 12.30pm to 3.30pm priced at RM$128 per person. On Christmas Eve, Trace will serve a buffet dinner from 6.30pm to 10pm, priced at RM$158 per adult and RM$79 per child, while the Christmas Day buffet lunch from 12.30pm to 3.30pm is priced at RM$138 per adult and RM$69 per child. For those who want to dine at home, there's the 'Festive to Go' dinner box with five mains, a selection of three starter salads, sides, and desserts for RM$250, and available on Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. A minimum of two days advance reservation is required.
Trace @ Element Kuala Lumpur, Ilham Tower, 8 Jalan Binjai 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2771 3388, www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/kulel-element-kuala-lumpur
It's the time of the year to be jolly, and celebrate this special festive season over good food and company. Do just that at Sheraton PJ's festive buffet with signature festive dishes such as Whole Roasted Turkey with Sage and Chestnut Stuffing, and Slow Roast Lamb Shoulder, and tasty treats like Crunchy Peanut Log Cake, Chocolate Truffle, and Christmas Chocolate Pralines. The Christmas Themed Buffet Dinner is available from December 15 to 23 at RM$128nett per person, while the Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner is priced at RM$178nett per person. Meanwhile the Christmas Day Buffet Brunch is priced at RM$168nett per person, and the Christmas Day Buffet Dinner is at RM$158nett per person.
Celebrate this festive month with friends and loved ones with a holiday-themed Afternoon Tea at The Lounge or Christmas Dinner at Curate from December 24 to 25, 2021. During the dinner, kids can have their photos taken with Santa as well as decorate a mini Christmas tree. On Christmas day, get together over brunch at Curate. If you prefer to take-away a festive dining bundle or surprise someone with some Christmas goodies, these are available too. For more details, visit here.
Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur,
145, Jalan Ampang - 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2382 8888, www.fourseasons.com/kualalumpur
Come with an empty tummy and feast on the international lunch or dinner buffet with Santa Claus appearance and Christmas carol performance at Thirty8 and JP Teres. The Christmas Eve buffet dinner and Christmas Day lunch buffet at Thirty8 is priced at RM$468 nett per adult and RM$234 nett per child. For dining at JP Teres, the Christmas Eve dinner and Christmas Day dinner is RM228 nett for adults and RM114 nett for children. For more details, click here.
Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur,
12 Jalan Pinang 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2182 1234, www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/malaysia/grand-hyatt-kuala-lumpur/kuagh?src=prop_sm_kuagh_grand_facebk_201810_profilelink
Search no more, your Christmas favourites including roast carvings, fresh seafood, teppanyaki and a wide range of international and local cuisines as well as the classic yule log, cheesecakes, ice cream and more, will all be available at Latest Recipe in Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur. The Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Buffet Dinner is priced at RM$238 nett for adults and RM$119 nett for children, while the Christmas Day Buffet Brunch is RM$218 nett for adults and RM$109 nett for children.
Latest Recipe, Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur,
2 Jalan Stesen Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Sentral 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, +603 2263 7888, email@example.com, www.lemeridienkualalumpur.com
Executive Chef Wai has prepared a delectable four-course dinner menu at The Library for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, priced at RM$450 per person, with an additional RM$150 for Royal Salute 21-year-old pairing. Or opt for the Ritzy Classic Afternoon Tea at The Lobby Lounge from December 4, 2021, to January 2, 2022, priced at RM$160 for two persons. Stop by the festive Gingerbread House at the Lobby to browse for some Christmas goodies and hampers. For those who prefer to celebrate at home, Classic Roast Turkey is available for home delivery and takeaway.
The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur, 168 Jalan Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, firstname.lastname@example.org, +60 18 929 2174, www.ritzcarlton.com/kualalumpur
WANT MORE? Check out these festive dining & takeaway options!
Hotel Restaurant Festive Dining:
Food Exchange @ Novotel Kuala Lumpur, www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-6324-novotel-kuala-lumpur-city-centre/index.shtml
Mövenpick Hotel and Convention Centre KLIA, www.movenpick.com/klia
Swez Brasserie @ Eastin Hotel, www.kualalumpureastin.com
Tonka Bean Cafe @ Impiana KLCC Hotel, www.kualalumpurhotels.impiana.com
Restaurant Festive Dining:
Nippori Bistro, www.letsumai.com/widget/nippori-bistro
Patisserie Royale, www.facebook.com/patisserieroyalekl
Rockafellers Changkat, www.facebook.com/RockafellersChangkat
Sapore - Italian Spanish Restaurant Bar, www.sapore18my.com
Vogue Lounge KL, www.voguelounge.my
Festive Catering and Takeaways:
Furama Bukit Bintang, www.foodfbb.furama.com/discount/DELFREE
La Chica KL, www.facebook.com/lachica.kl
The BIG Group, www.bigonjoy.bigappetite.co
Twenty9 Homecooked Foods, www.twenty9foods.com
Botanica + Co, www.botanica.com.my