Reunion dinners are held on the eve of Chinese New Year where family members gather for an all-important feast to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Unfortunately with the Movement Control Order in place, families might not be able to travel interstate for an annual gathering at their ancestral home. Instead, many are likely staying put at their own homes for this year’s celebration. Considering the situation, restaurants are offering delivery and takeaways for their CNY menu so that you can have a reunion feast right at home. Here’s our guide to the Top CNY Deliveries in Kuala Lumpur for ready-made, delicious meals in time for your reunion dinner.
You might not be able to dine in at the moment, but that shouldn't stop you from having a feast at home! Shangri-La Hotel will deliver you a fantastic spread including the must-have yee sang and poon choy from Shang Palace. Choose from Crispy Fish, Jelly Fish Yee Sang or Smoked Salmon Yee Sang starting from RM108. Not to be missed is the Premium Abalone Poon Choy priced at RM990 nett alongside a 7-course set menu, with your choice of The Rich Fortune Set at RM1,088 nett for 4 to 6 persons available to order from February 1 -19. Place your orders 24 hours in advance at www.shangri-la-specials.com or message them at https://bit.ly/SLKLOrderNow.
Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, www.shangri-la-specials.com
Tao Chinese Cuisine has prepared set menus starting from RM238 nett for 3 to 4 persons with signature dishes such as Hainan Chicken and freshwater prawns for your reunion dinner at home. Add to that the Prosperity Poon Choi dish and choose from the Signature Wagyu Duck Poon Choi at RM528 nett or 4 - 6 persons or Succulent Lobster Poon Choi at RM788 nett for 4 - 6 persons. There's also the healthier Yee Sang takes a healthy twist with Sea Grapes (Green Caviar) and Chia Seed sauce starting from RM188.
InterContinental Kuala Lumpur, +603-27826000 /016-3235451 (WhatsApp), www.intercontinentalklshop.com
Welcome the Year of the Ox with the Prosperity Yee Sang, available for takeaway and delivery from The St Regis Kuala Lumpur. There are four choices, depending on your tastebuds, choose the Abalone & Crispy Soft-Shell Crab Yee Sang, Salmon & Jelly Fish Yee Sang, Hokkigai & Jelly Fish Yee Sang or Vegetarian Yee Sang priced from RM138+ to RM468+ with size M for up to 6 persons, and size L for up to 10 persons.
The St Regis Kuala Lumpur, +6012 2801303, email@example.com, www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/kulxr-the-st-regis-kuala-lumpur
Planning a grand reunion dinner at home? Feast like a king with the first-of-its-kind Emperor Treasure Pot from Ee Chinese Cuisine. Made with the finest ingredients including 2-head Australian abalone, New Zealand fish maw, Liao Dong sea cucumber, extra-large sea prawns, Japanese dried scallops, whole Peking duck and mushrooms, and a whole 1.8kg live Australian lobster, the package comes with a Dom Perignon champagne and an 18 years old Macallan, and a whole assortment of accompaniments including a fruit yee sang, lap mei fan and Nian Gao as dessert. To sweeten the deal, you'll also get a complimentary night stay in Eastin’s Presidential Suite worth RM3,500. The package priced at an eye-watering RM9,888 is available from now till February 20th and requires 7 days advance order.
With Xin Cuisine’s CNY Takeaway Package, your reunion dinner plans are sorted. Order the set for 6 persons, and it comes with Yee Sang with crispy fish skin & jellyfish, Treasure Pot ‘Poon Choy’, Chinese waxed meat rice and steamed Nian Gao with shredded coconut priced at RM588. Xin Cuisine has also created three different types of 'Prosperity Cakes' like yam, radish and nian gao cakes inscribed with Chinese 'Fu' character which means fortune or good luck, perfect for your CNY celebration.
From 6-course set menus to yee sang platters available for takeaway and delivery, the sets come with easy reheating instructions. Expect tasty dishes like Double-Boiled Chicken Soup with Cordyceps Flower and Mushrooms, Deep-Fried Chicken with Mongolian Sauce, and Cereal Butter Prawns starting from RM88 nett per person, while the Yee Sang menu starts from RM200 nett for 10 persons. Purchase via this link, and have it delivered or collect from Latest Recipe, Level 5 from February 5-26.
The Oriental Group of Restaurants has made it super easy for diners to order their favorite dishes from one of the 12 restaurants under the group with their user-friendly website. Just choose your preferred restaurant such as Ruyi & Lyn at BSC, The Han Room at The Gardens Mall, or Tang Room at Starling Mall and browse the menu to pick the dishes you'd like for your reunion dinner, from a la carte choices to poon choi, dim sum and sweet desserts.
The Oriental Group of Restaurants, +6012 754 4796 (WhatsApp), www.orientaltoyu.com
If it's simple, delicious dishes that you're after this CNY, neighborhood restaurant Table & Apron has a small selection of CNY specials to make decision making a breeze. Choose from Roast Duck, Prosperity Yee Sang, Siu Yuk, Cha Siu, or Frozen Mince Pork & Mushroom Stew, and top it up with Rye Ramen Noodles.
Table & Apron, +603 7733 4000/ +6018 323 5146 (WhatsApp), tableandapron.company.site
Your friendly neighborhood grocer has a CNY spread that you can pre-order from January 7 - February 21. Choose the 6-course Great Blessing Feast priced at RM588++, or 8-course Everlasting Harmony Feast priced at RM688++. There's also the Fruitful Auspicious Salmon Yee Sang, Fullest Symphony Poon Choy and assorted CNY dishes. Orders must be placed 7 days in advance for delivery or self-pickup. Reheating instructions are provided via QR code so you can keep them chilled till it's time to eat!
Bites Shop, preorder.bites.com.my
For classic Cantonese dishes, Grand Imperial Group is offering a variety of dishes from one of their 6 restaurants scattered across the Klang Valley. Just select the restaurant closest to your home, and browse the menus as the choices are endless. For your reunion dinner, there are CNY Takeaway Sets, CNY Steamboat Sets, Yee Sang, Crispy Roasted Duck, and more. There's also the Tiger Prawn and Edible Gold Leaf Yee Sang if you're looking for something extra.
Grand Imperial Group, online.grandimperial.com.my
Welcome the lunar new year with the Prosperity Abalone Treasure Pot with Abalone & Vegetables Yu Sheng Set from Dragon-i priced at RM388. Complement that with the Braised Pork Knuckle, Salt-Baked Dong Gui Chicken and Braised Abalone Sea Cucumber. For their full menu, visit here.
Dragon-i, +6019 288 1698 (WhatsApp), www.dragon-i.com.my