Scouting for a Christmas buffet, dinner or brunch to enjoy a perfect get-together with your loved ones this Christmas 2018? We have got your back! Check out our hand-picked list of the top Christmas buffet in Malaysia! Love to see more? Don’t miss out our list of Top Restaurants that Serve Festive Menus During Christmas 2018!
1/ Feast on Traditional Favorites at Vasco’s, Hilton Kuala Lumpur
Much-loved for its all-day-dining concept featuring impressive buffet with choices of Asian and international favorites, Vasco’s is one of the must-go destinations for this Christmas 2018. Feast on delectable specialties and traditional delights such as Roasted Turkey, Gingerbread Goodies, Chocolate Yule Log, Cinnamon Stars and a plethora more.
– Christmas Countdown: 1st Dec 2018 – 1st Jan 2019 (except for 24th & 25th Dec 2018) at RM140 nett per adult | RM70 nett per child (lunch); RM168 nett per adult | RM84 nett per child (dinner).
– Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM200 nett per adult | RM100 nett per child.
– Christmas Day Buffet: 25th Dec 2018 at RM228 nett per adult | RM114 nett per child (lunch); RM200 nett per adult | RM100 nett per child (dinner).
Location: Lobby Level, Hilton Kuala Lumpur, 3, Jalan Stesen Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur.
2/ Savor Delightful Trimmings at Paya Serai, Hilton Petaling Jaya
A Christmas feast with delicious festive offerings and mouth-watering roast with chef’s special recipe would be all you could ask for! Head to Paya Serai, Hilton Petaling Jaya to be gratified by impeccable service and to dig in a hearty buffet spread of great delights and tantalizing cuts of Whole Roasted Turkey, Lamb, Venison and more.
– Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM168 nett per adult | RM88 nett per child.
– Christmas Day Buffet Dinner: 25th Dec 2018 at RM148 nett per adult | RM78 nett per child.
Location: Lobby Level, Hilton Petaling Jaya, 2, Jalan Barat, PJS 52, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
3/ Tempt Your Palate with Sumptuous Buffet Brunch at Soleil
If you would love to take joy in Christmas by celebrating with a sophisticated European fine-dining Christmas brunch, Soleil would be your perfect place to be. Delight your taste buds with an a la carte brunch buffet featuring unlimited order of starters such as Roasted Chestnut and Pumpkin Soup, Grilled Goat Cheese Salad, Shrimp Cocktail, Irish Oysters; unlimited order of mains including Christmas Turkey, Barbecue Stingray, Roast Beef and more!
– Christmas A La Carte Brunch Buffet: 25th Dec 2018 at RM160++ per person.
Location: Lot 7 & 8, 2nd Floor, DC Mall, Plaza DC, Damansara City, 6, Jalan Damanlena, 50490 Kuala Lumpur.
4/ A Wide Spread of Contemporary Delights at Shook!, Starhill Gallery
As a unique open-concept kitchen in Starhill Gallery, Shook! has been captivating all the senses with its stunning dishes that will satisfy even the most discerning diners. Pamper yourself with a wide spread of festive buffet items with palate-pleasing Roasted Turkey, Prime Rib with Yorkshire Pudding, Lobsters Thermidor, Whole Roasted Lamb, Salmon Steak and other delights.
– Festive Seafood Buffet: 23rd Dec 2018 at RM188 per person.
– Christmas Dinner Buffet: 24th Dec 2018 at RM218 per person.
– Christmas Day Surf & Turf Buffet Brunch: 25th Dec 2018 at RM158 per person.
*Exclusive Promotion: 20% off for table reservations via TABLEAPP
Location: Feast Village Starhill Gallery at JW Marriott Kuala Lumpur, 181, Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur.
5/ Take in Splendid View of Kuala Lumpur at Atmosphere 360 Revolving Bar & Restaurant
Celebrate this Christmas at the highest revolving restaurant in Kuala Lumpur, why not? Revel in the splendid atmosphere, breath-taking view of the city at Atmosphere360 Revolving Restaurant while enjoying the most delectable items specially made for Christmas while being serenaded by soothing background music.
– Christmas Eve Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM366 nett per adult | RM266 nett per child (1st session from 6pm – 8.30pm); RM433 nett per adult | RM366 nett per child (2nd session from 9pm – 12.30pm).
– Christmas Brunch: 25th Dec 2018 at RM166 nett per adult | RM155 nett per child.
Atmosphere360 Revolving Restaurant KL Tower
Location: TH02, KL Tower, No.2, Jalan Puncak, off Jalan P. Ramlee, 50250 Kuala Lumpur.
6/ Tantalizing Festive Specialties at Makan Kitchen, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru
A joyful dinner at Makan Kitchen, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru would be ideal for your Christmas celebration as tantalizing cuts of meat and sumptuous festive specialties are awaiting! Hit the right note this Christmas by relishing Rosemary Lamb Shoulder, Beef Spare Ribs, Salmon, Tandoori Lobsters and a lot more!
– Pre-Festive Buffet Dinner: 1st – 23rd Dec 2018 at RM118 nett per adult | RM59 nett per child.
– Christmas Eve & Day Buffet Dinner: 24th – 25th Dec 2018 at RM168 nett per adult | RM84 nett per child.
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru, No. 12, Jalan Ngee Heng, 80000 Johor Bahru.
7/ An Extraordinary Feast at Tosca Italian Restaurant, DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru
If you wish to take in the stunning view of Johor Bahru skyline while enjoying an extraordinary feast for Christmas, look no further than Tosca Italian Restaurant! Gratify your palate with a delightful buffet-style dinner of flavorful, mouth-watering BBQ cuts and an array of delicious local favorites!
– Christmas Eve & Day Buffet Dinner: 24th – 25th Dec 2018 at RM188 nett per adult | RM94 nett per child.
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru, No. 12, Jalan Ngee Heng, 80000 Johor Bahru.
8/ A Galore of Festive Items at TOP View Restaurant & Lounge
As TOP View Restaurant & Lounge is the highest gastronomical experience with 360 degree view of Penang – the beautiful world heritage city, there is no reason why you could forgo this restaurant for a special Christmas celebration. A galore of festive buffet are waiting to satiate your craving including items such as Orange Basted Roast Turkey, Hot Battered Rum & Pecan Crusted Ham, Chocolate Yuletide Log and more.
– Christmas Buffet Dinner: 23rd – 24th Dec 2018 at RM138++ per adult | RM98++ per child.
– Christmas Buffet Brunch: 25th Dec 2018 at RM88++ per adult | RM68++ per child.
TOP View Restaurant & Lounge
Location: 59 Dining Room, Level 59, Komtar, Jalan Penang, 10000 George Town, Penang.
9/ Stunning View with Local Favorites & Festive Treats at Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant & Lounge
Your journey to Penang would not be complete without a taste of the world-famous Peranakan Cuisine which is offered at Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant & Rooftop Bar. Relish sumptuous local & festive delights featuring Roasted Turkey, Christmas Fruitcake, Veal Sausage, Grilled Lamb Chop, Prawn Cocktail and other delicacies.
– Christmas Eve Dinner Buffet: 24th Dec 2018 at RM165+ per person.
Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant & Rooftop Bar
Location: Level 16, Bayview Hotel Georgetown, 25A, Lebuh Farquhar, 10200 George Town, Penang.
10/ Delectable Local Cuisine & Global-Inspired Delights at Urban Kitchen, Hilton Kota Kinabalu
If you are scouting for a place to revel in global-inspired dishes and local favorites, you should not miss out a buffet at Urban Kitchen, Hilton Kota Kinabalu. With an open kitchen offering live cooking stations of tantalizing festive items, delectable Malaysian cuisine and modern Western delights, this scrumptious Christmas treat at the restaurant would make a fulfilled get-together.
– Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Dinner: 24th – 25th Dec 2018 at RM168 nett per person.
Location: Lobby Level, Hilton Kota Kinabalu, Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Asia City, 88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
Christmas 2018 is just around the corner and it’s the time of the year when we are all baffled to figure out what the best festive gifts would be for our loved ones. Overwhelmed with tons of Christmas presents to choose from or just too occupied with year-end work? Fret not as we have hand-picked the best gift ideas for you for a hassle-free and merry Christmas!
1/ Go With The Flow!
As the festive season is coming close, you might get into a melt down as advertisements and sales are all around you! However, there is no need to stress yourself because they could give you great ideas for your Christmas! Whether they are customized gifts or common gifts like a makeup set, books, Christmas toys or photo frames, they could make delightful presents.
Tie for men
A handbag for women
A fashion gift is never old-fashioned for Christmas! As shops are giving out Christmas sales, you should give it a try! For women, you can choose a customized pouch, shoes, a shirt or a nice dress. As for men, a trendy tie, shirt or shoes would be impeccable.
Christmas hamper is a classic gift yet also a safe choice as it would easily gratify any receivers! If you love to customize your own hamper, don’t forget to put in some festive items such as sugar cane or ginger bread!
Hardly anyone could resist a customized gift and it could be a great idea to send to your dearest one special items with their own personal remark! A choice of customized cushions, shirt or cups would be a perfect gift for the ones you love.
A nice spa in Hilton Kuala Lumpur
Whether it’s men or women, who could ever resist the idea of treating yourself and your loved ones to a night in a hotel or to enjoy a nice spa? We would recommend you to try out hotels which their restaurants also serve Christmas feast and it would be a perfect experience. Here are a few that you should take into consideration – Paya Serai, Genji, Toh Yuen, Uncle Chili’s Bar & Restaurant at Hilton Petaling Jaya; Graze, Vasco’s at Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Makan Kitchen, Tosca Italian Restaurant at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru, Horizon Grill and Altitude at Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur; LINK – All Day Dining at Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar.
2/ Remember That It Is All About Being Together!
Treat your family and friends to exquisite festive specialities
What would be better than spending your precious time with the ones you love and treating them to a hearty dinner filled with laughters or a relaxing brunch with great festive delicacies? Choosing a restaurant could be a pain in the neck but we have got your back! Take a look at our list of the Top Restaurants That Serve Christmas Menus in This Christmas 2018 or surprise your loved ones by dining in one of the Most Romantic Restaurants for Christmas Celebration.
A turkey would be a superb delight for a get-together during Christmas
Craving for crispy skin turkey to make your Christmas dinner fulfilled yet don’t know where to get one? Check out Soleil, Sapore, Vasco’s at Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Horizon Grill at Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur, Drift Dining and Bar, Suffolk House, Three Sixty Revolving Restaurant & Rooftop Bar, Pampas Sky Dining, Botanica + Co Alila Bangsar, Botanica + Co Bangsar South which will serve turkeys for this Christmas in Malaysia and you definitely should not miss out!
3/ Ain’t Nothing Better Than A Handmade Gift!
Even a tiny little thing can melt a heart as long as it is made with love! Worry that it would take your time and skills to come up with a perfect DIY Christmas gift? Good news is you don’t really need to spend hours to prepare as we have selected a number of handmade gift ideas that are easy to make and totally not time-consuming!
Simple fabric ornaments for house or workplace decoration.
Get yourself a few colorful (and inexpensive) fabric sheets, a pencil, a scissor, rope strings and you are free to let your imagination flying high. Take a few minutes to sketch out the things he/she loves or simply start with little hearts, Christmas tree, a reindeer or even Santa Claus. It would take you only half an hour to make these do-it-yourself ornaments so why not?
Handmade Christmas cups
Amaze your family and friends with hearty handcraft Christmas mugs or cups! As simple as it sounds, all you need are paper cups, colorful Christmas wrapping papers and you are all set! Want to surprise them even more? Prepare an image that would fill them with laughters or warm smiles and print out by yourself!
Simple DIY light decoration for house or workplace
Don’t hold yourself back when thinking about light decoration! It doesn’t require you much time and effort for a simple DIY one. Get some LED miniature light sets, small jars and it’s gonna be a piece of cake! Thinking to make your special ones feel even more in awe? Get a few table tennis balls (or string balls), a scissor and put each small LED light inside! You can decorate them on mirrors or any places you love!
DIY Christmas cards
A simple Christmas card would only take you a few minutes to prepare but can be enough to warm someone’s heart! Just check out your stationery and you might find all the materials you need – colorful papers, a pen, glue and any decorative items you have!
If your loved ones have a sweet tooth, you should not forgo spending some time to go for handmade festive cookies! All you need are cookies dough, festive-shaped molds (Christmas trees, hearts or reindeers), an oven and it would be a blink of an eye! If you have no time for cookies, some snowman meringues (egg white, sugar and a few minutes in the oven) would be something that you definitely should consider!
4/ Finally, simplicity is not that bad!
Simple things are sometimes the greatest Christmas gifts as it is all about love and giving! Follow are some simple gift ideas that you should give it a try!
Send a Christmas song and a Christmas wish to your family and friends
A festive season would not be complete without a nice song and a hearty wish! Baffled to choose a song for this Christmas? Here are a few songs in our list that you might consider – Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, Let It Snow, Jingle Bells and The First Noel.
Prepare a Christmas breakfast for your loved ones!
What’s better than waking up in the morning and being pampered with a cup of hot cocoa and a festive breakfast? Don’t be pulled back just by the word “festive”! It could be as simple as Christmas cookies or if you want to make it more special, prepare some pancakes, whipping cream, strawberries and you can turn the usual breakfast into a Santa Claus!
We hope you will have a Merry Christmas!
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Well-known for its authentic Italian flavor, Vineria.IT is frequently visited by many Italian food aficionados. We had been longing to visit this place but only until recently were we able to set aside time for a night to truly indulge ourself in the traditional heart-warming Italian meal here. We were so bewildered with a plethora of dishes to choose from; however, we have hand-picked 3 delectable dishes that you definitely need to try when you come to the restaurant.
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1/ Eye-Pleasing Risotto Alla Zucca with Delectable Fresh Prawns
If you want to tempt your palate with a dish of Northern Italian influence, this classic Risotto Alla Zucca could be what you are looking for. The delectable dish captured our attention right at the first sight as its vibrant color and elegant presentation was absolutely eye-catching. The carnaroli (medium-grained rice) was meticulously cooked with prawn stock and pumpkin to form a flavorful texture while the prawns were prepared freshly to retain the best its taste. Packed with flavors and freshness, the dish is worth trying!
2/ Mouth-Watering Braised Beef Cheeks Featuring Premium Wagyu Beef Cheeks
We were completely melted when we first have a bite into this Braised Beef Cheeks which is made of premium Wagyu beef coated in red wine and served with classic Polenta Taragna. The beef cheeks had a melt-in-the-mouth texture that hardly any of us can resist the temptation. Marinated overnight, the Wagyu beef was cooked over the course of 5 hours until it was fork-tender. We were also impressed with the classic Polenta Taragna as it was made from scratch using house-made chicken stock and shaved Parmesan cheese. Such a luscious delight!
3/ Whole Sea Bass with Irresistible Aroma
Finally, we would recommend to you this delicious Whole Sea Bass which is also the favorite dish of the chef here. The dish was irresistible as it emanated such an aroma that whetted our appetite. The fresh sea bass was prepared carefully before being stuffed with rosemary, garlic and grilled to perfection. Topped with green sauce and lemon slices, the dish was a wonderful delight, especially for a rainy day.
See How These 3 Delights Are Made
Opening Hour: Sun – Thu: 9:00am – 1:00am; Fri – Sat: 9:00am – 2:00am
Location: G133, Bangsar Shopping Centre. 285, Jalan Maarof, Bukit Bandaraya, 59000 Kuala Lumpur
As we continue our culinary journey to explore the best dishes served at the top restaurants at Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur, we are back with more sumptuous dishes! Miss out the favorite dishes in our last writing? Check out 10 Must-Try Dishes at Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur (Part 1).
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6/ Filetto Di Manzo at Villa Danieli
6/ Filetto Di Manzo at Villa Danieli, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
On a prowl for a delectable beef tenderloin to satiate your craving? Look no further than this tantalizing dish of Filetto Di Manzo. We were overwhelmed to know only the high-quality and protein-rich Black Angus beef tenderloin is used to make this delight. After being cooked to perfection, the tenderloin is served with sautéed mushroom trifolati, roasted potatoes, grilled tomato and coated with mouth-watering beef jus. Tender and packed with flavors, the Filetto Di Manzo totally won our hearts.
7/ Trio Dim Sum Combination at Celestial Court, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
As we are a big fan of dim sum, we cannot ignore this Trio Dim Sum Combination at Celestial Court. The pork-free dim sum combination features 3 pieces of classic Shanghai soup dumpling “Xiao Long Bao”, 3 pieces of Signature Prawn and Chicken Siew Mai and 3 pieces of Premium Emerald Har Kao with Water Chestnut. The “Xiao Long Bao” was my favorite as they were so well-balanced in flavors that each bite resulted in an exquisite satisfaction. The dim sum here will definitely please any discerning dim sum lovers!
8/ Peking Duck at Celestial Court, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
Next comes a sophisticated dish that we all felt in love with – the Peking Duck. The duck was meticulously prepared as it was hollowed out to stuff with fine Chinese herbs before being rinsed with hot water and dried for 4 hours! As the duck was roasted on point, its fat was melted and the skin was incredibly crispy! Wrapped inside Mandarin pancake with a touch of hoi sin sauce, the Peking Duck was totally a winner in terms of taste. We were pleased to know that diners can choose the preferred serving method for the rest of the duck meat.
9/ Classic Twist G&T + Duck Spring Roll at Pavilions Lounge, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
We were in a search of a rejuvenating drink and the Classic Twist G&T + Duck Spring Roll turned out to be the perfect choice for some refreshment. The Classic Twist G&T was made using gin infused with a tea bag which came with 3 available flavors – floral, spicy and mystic before being added with tonic. A unique drink that went well with the crunchy and luscious spring rolls that served along. Take a dip of spring roll into the Thai chilli sauce, get a sip of the delightful cocktail and you are all set!
10/ T-Party at Pavilions Lounge, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
After all the indulgence that we had, a relaxing moment was all that we could ask for and this T-Party at Pavilions Lounge was ideal for us. Being serenaded by the smoothing live tunes, we were ready to indulge ourselves in assorted delectable scones, pastries, sandwiches, cakes and cookies on a 3-tier stand along with hot selections including a dark chocolate fountain at the buffet station and a free flow selection of fine tea or coffee. Such a great time we had!
What could be better than a get-together during Christmas with a piping hot feast on the table? It is always worth spending a dinner or brunch with your loved ones while reveling in top-notch service, tasty delicacies and be surrounded by impeccable settings. To save you from being bewildered with so many choices of the perfect restaurant for this Christmas in our list of Christmas Menus 2018 at Top Restaurants in Malaysia, we have meticulously selected the top romantic restaurants for a splendid festive celebration.
1/ Take In Breathtaking Kuala Lumpur Skyline at Altitude, Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur
If you are in a search for a fine-casual ambiance to savor light lunches, afternoon tea or spectacular dinners, you simply cannot ignore Altitude, Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur! Ready to be dazzled by the breathtaking views of the city through the impressive floor-to-ceiling windows on level 53. This Christmas, pamper yourself and the loved ones over a decadent Festive Afternoon Tea featuring Christmas delights such as Christmas Duck Bon-Bon, X-mas Egg Nogs, Christmas Mince Pie Macaroon and more while being soothed by live jazz music. You can also delve into the seasonal spirit by relishing Christmas Eve’s 4-Course Dinner with Christmas Spice Crusted Sea Bass Tart, Celeriac Cappuccino, Christmas Pudding with Vanilla Sauce and more.
– Festive Afternoon Tea: 1st – 31st Dec 2018 at RM98 nett per person.
– Christmas Eve 4-Course Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM388 nett per person.
Altitude, Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur
Location: Level 53, 2 Jalan Conlay, 50450 Kuala Lumpur.
2/ Indulge in Tantalizing Steaks in A Beautiful Colonial Setting at PAMPAS Steakhouse at Old Malaya
Located at Old Malaya – one of the most gorgeous heritage buildings in Kuala Lumpur, PAMPAS Steakhouse is where you can find yourself being drifted away in a charming and dreamy ambience. The restaurant also excites diners with an amazing backdrop of the Kuala Lumpur Tower, live band performances and succulent steaks. Celebrate Christmas at the restaurant with a 3-course set dinner featuring Chargrilled Octopus Leg, a choice of Roasted Guinea Fowl or Black Angus Tenderloin and Hazelnut Chocolate Mousse while being serenaded by soothing music.
– Christmas Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM190++ (RM220.4 nett) per person.
PAMPAS Steakhouse at Old Malaya
3/ Relish Contemporary Japanese Cuisine in a Modern-Style Dining at Nobu Kuala Lumpur
Nothing would be more romantic than an indulgence in the world-class cuisine and unparalleled service in a modern-style setting at Nobu Kuala Lumpur. If you are longing to experience the exquisite contemporary Japanese cuisine infused with South American flavours here, this Christmas is your chance! Enjoy the breath-taking view of the city while cheering in on good foods with your loved ones. Gratify your palate by luxuriating in the restaurant’s Christmas Omakase and Christmas Lunch Omakase with Nobu’s special delights such as Nobu Style Sushi Cups, Risotto with Furikake, Sushi Bar Moriawase and more.
– Christmas Omakase: 22nd – 25th Dec 2018 at RM590++ (RM684.4 nett) per person.
– Christmas Lunch Omakase: 24th – 25 Dec 2018 at RM250++ (RM290 nett) per person.
Nobu Kuala Lumpur
Location: Level 56, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur.
4/ Take Joy In An Italian-Themed Christmas Dining Experience at A’Roma Dinings
Nestled in a corner lot in Taman Paramount, the premium Italian cuisine restaurant – A’Roma Dinings is loved for its warm-hearted atmosphere, homemade pasta, imported ham, cheeses from Italy, authentic Italian foods and of course, fine wine. A 4-course dinner here during Christmas would be anything you could ask for! Starting with Warm Homemade Breads, 1 Cold Starter (Yellow Tail) & 1 Hot Starter (Oxtail Ragu) with a choice of mains including 7-Day Dry Aged Duck or Pan-Seared Norwegian Salmon and ending by gratifying your taste buds with Chestnut & Pear.
– Christmas Eve Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM380++ (RM440.8 nett) for 2 persons.
Location: 1, Jalan 20/14, Taman Paramount, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
5/ Delight Your Taste Buds at A Beautiful Italianate Villa at Thirty Two at The Mansion
Enhance your dining experience by rejoicing in a quiet elegant atmosphere at the beautiful 1920s Italianate villa by the sea – Thirty Two at The Mansion. An Christmas Eve Set Dinner at this stunning restaurant would be all that you wish for as a whole feast is awaiting you – an Xmas Parcel of Mixed Seafood “Nantua”, Pie Tee of Salmon Tartare, Roast Turkey, Chargrilled Beef Sirloin, Roulade of Salmon, Xmas Fruit Cake and a plethora of festive specialities. Totally a one-of-a-kind culinary journey you would not want to miss out!
– Christmas Eve Set Dinner: 24th Dec 2018 at RM170+ (RM180.2 nett) per person.
Thirty Two at The Mansion
Should you dream of treating yourself to a taste of life in the mansion, there is no reason why you should not go for Suffolk House, also known as Penang’s first ‘Great House’. As Malaysia’s only surviving Georgian Mansion, the 200-year-old mansion offers an excellent ambience for a memorable get-together. Whet your appetite with a special Christmas Eve dinner including Foie Gras Mousse, Confit Chicken Thigh, Pressed Turkey, Grilled Grain Fed Sirloin and more or partake in the restaurant’s Christmas Day Lunch which features Smoked Duck, Turkey Linguine, Slow Cooked Lamb Shoulder and other irresistible delights.
– Christmas Menu: 24th Dec 2018 at RM165+ (RM174.9 nett) per person.
– Christmas Day Set Lunch: 25th Dec 2018 at RM55+ (RM58.3 nett) per person.
Still looking for more options? Scouting through our list of Christmas Menus 2018 at the Top Restaurants in Malaysia and pick out the one that is suitable for you!
1/ Ishin Japanese Dining – Chef Special Sashimi and Sushi Deluxe
Well-known for its genuine Japanese and Kaiseki style cuisines which are cooked-to-order, Ishin Japanese Dining is always a place for an exquisite culinary journey that would drift you back to Japan by its finest ingredients air-flown from the country itself.
As posh and luxurious as it sounds, the dish has 8 beautiful pieces of sushi including kikin, tuna, butterfish, salmon roe, sea urchin, sweet prawns, salmon belly and egg sushi. Some sushi were garnished with interesting toppings such as the kikin sushi paired with white radish sprouts which brought a slight hint of pleasant spiciness. A value-for-money delicacy!
If you are looking to whet your appetite with the freshest and finest air-flown seasonal sashimi, this Chef Special Sashimi is what you should go for. Be overwhelmed with cuts of gorgeous pieces of sashimi including Kampachi, Shimaaji, scallop, amaebi, salmon belly and chu-toro, which recline seductively on a bowl of ice. Find yourself kissing the sea with each piece of sashimi and delight your taste buds with its natural sweetness, freshness, and creaminess. Splendid!
Ishin Japanese Dining
Opening Hours:12:00pm – 3:00pm, 6:00pm – 11:00pm
Location: No. 202, Persiaran Klang, Batu 3 3/4, Off Jalan Klang Lama, 58000 Kuala Lumpur.
2/ Ume Sashimi Moriawase (7 types) at Kimi-Ya
We were in awe to know the fish were air-flown all the way from Hokkaido, Japan to the restaurant. In the blink of an eye, the teppanyaki chef masterfully handled 7 types of seasonal sashimi skillfully Our three favorite sashimi of the day are Amaebi prawns, scallop and salmon! The amaebi prawns captured our hearts with its buttery, creamy texture and the melt-in-the-mouth feeling. The scallop was so soft and smooth like velvet that we would eat it over and over again. And the salmon was titillating with its subtle sweet and refreshing taste which equaled to no other fish.
Opening Hours: Mon – Thu:12:00pm – 3:00pm, 6:00pm – 10:30pm; Fri – Sun: 11:30am – 3:00pm, 6:00pm – 11:00pm
Location: G-2, Avantas Residences, 162, Jalan Klang Lama, 58000 Kuala Lumpur.
3/ Yamaguchi Fish Market – Premium Sushi Balls, Sashimi Moriawase, Yamaguchi Signature Sashimi Seafood Platter
Inspired by Karato and Tsukiji Fish Market in Japan, Yamaguchi Fish Market always seeks to bring not only the highest quality and freshest ingredients to seafood lovers but also the energetic spirit of vibrant market as well. Selling and serving fresh catches of seasonal fish to uni and king crabs, this fish market is frequently-visited by seafood and Japanese food aficionados.
The Premium Sushi Balls are not only eye-catching but also a dish packed with flavors. We were all captured by the gorgeous pieces of sushi balls including uni, scallops, akaebi, toro, ikura, and kampachi. Of course, these delectable delights did not let us down at all as its freshness and melt-in-the-mouth texture was totally heaven in the mouth!
The Sashimi Moriawase is a dish that sashimi lovers could not forgo. These beautiful cuts of fresh sashimi lying on a bed of ice were so tempting that we could not wait to satiate our taste buds. Only the freshest-of-the-season sashimi are hand-picked to be served on the dish such as salmon, tuna belly and more. A true indulgence for sashimi lovers.
Another dish that won our hearts and many diners here is the Yamaguchi Signature Sashimi Seafood Platter. Though we had already prepared for what was coming, we were still amazed by the scrumptious and sleek pieces of salmon sashimi, protein-rich King Crab legs, fresh oysters, abalone, scallops and prawns. Not only secretly triggered our salivation just by its look, the platter also tempted our palate for its flavors.
Yamaguchi Fish Market
Opening Hours: 12:00pm – 3:30pm, 6:00pm – 12:00am
Location: 16, Jalan Kampung Pandan, 55100 Kuala Lumpur.
4/ PLOY Damansara – Delectable Seared Salmon Nigiri
As a restaurant focusing on modern Asian cuisine, PLOY Damansara not only succeeds in embracing Asian flavors with a twist but also in not-so Asian dishes.
If you are a sushi fan, you should not ignore the restaurant’s signature dish Seared Salmon Nigiri (4 pieces). Only the freshest salmon are selected and crafted into these delectable specialties along with roasted seaweed. To infuse extra taste into the nigiri sushi, the restaurant creates a special sauce that mingles well with the salmon and accentuates its flavors. We relish everything about the dish.
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri: 12:00pm – 3:00pm, 6:00pm – 12:00am; Sat: 6:00pm – 12:00am; Closed on Sunday
Location: G-02, Ground floor, Work@Clearwater, Changkat Semantan, Off Jalan Semantan, Damansara Heights, 50490 Kuala Lumpur.
It had been a while since our last visit to Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur and this time we came back to not only admire their top-notch facilities or stunning interior but to truly indulge ourselves in the food heaven here. Of course we would not want you to miss out all the best dishes here so we decided to have a list of the top 10 dishes that we believe one who comes here should not go back without trying.
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1/ International Buffet at Essence
1/ International Buffet at Essence, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
A pork-free international buffet that is skillfully prepared by master chefs – of course we would not miss out this feast in our list! It took us a while just to take joy in looking at the wide spread of selection of the international buffet at Essence, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur – from local delights to tantalizing steaks with mesmerizing marbles grilled on fire. The all-day-dining restaurant serves 3 types of buffet including breakfast (6am – 10.30am), lunch (12pm – 2.30pm) and dinner (6.30pm – 10pm). Our morning couldn’t be better as we were pampered by hearty Western and Asian selections, freshly squeezed fruit juice, cook-to-order egg and more while lunch and dinner is the time where we relish fresh seafood and amazing chef’s performance.
2/ 3 Grilled Mini Cheese Sliders at Pavilions Lounge, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
Feeling peckish and want to delight your taste buds with a quick snack? You should not miss out this 3 Grilled Mini Cheese Sliders at Pavilions Lounge, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur. The dish immediately whet our appetite just by its irresistible smell. Grilled to perfection, the Australian beef ribeye patty was a true star – tender, beefy and juicy. Fluffy buns, crispy French fries and sumptuous meat patty, we were in love!
3/ Wok Fried Beef Tenderloin Cube with Jade Kai Lan and Cashew Nuts in Pepper Garlic Sauce, Celestial Court
Dining at this award-winning restaurant is a dream come true for any food gourmets. We satiated our Chinese food craving by reveling in a plethora of delights and one dish that truly caught our attention was the Wok Fried Beef Tenderloin Cube with Jade Kai Lan and Cashew Nuts in Pepper Garlic Sauce. Despite its unpretentious look, the flavors completely captured our hearts! High-quality beef is hand-picked and meticulously prepared before being laden in black pepper garlic sauce. The juicy cubes mingled perfectly with the crunchy jade kai lan – a hearty dish that brought us back a home away from home.
4/ Pappardelle All’Astice at Villa Danieli, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
Whiffs of freshly-baked bread, wood-fired pizza and home-style pasta filled the air as we stepped into Villa Danieli, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur for an authentic rendition of Italian taste. We knew immediately we had come to the right place! One dish that you could not forgo is the Pappardelle All’Astice which is made of home-style large and flat ribbony pappardelle. Served with a half Boston lobster and cooked in light tomato sauce, the dish was a gastronomic delight packed with flavors.
5/ Villa Grigliata Mista Di Pesce at Villa Danieli, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur
If you are scouting for a sharing platter for 2, this Villa Grigliata Mista Di Pesce is the feast you must have been searching. Only fresh seafood including sea bass, tiger prawns, calamari, tuna and mussels are used to bring out the best taste of the ingredients. Grilled until they are on point, the seafood are infused with a distinct smoky flavors which are enough to trigger your involuntary salivation. Served with mixed salad, roasted potatoes and vegetables, this is a true seafood galore for 2 persons!
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