11 Best Christmas Day Dinner Ideas in Kuala Lumpur 2022
Where to celebrate Christmas in KL for 2022? It’s a question we all ask ourselves every year, do we invite family and friends around with the hidden fear of getting Turkey right or should we just save all the hassle and buy in a pre-cooked one with all the trimmings? On the other hand, we could just gather everyone in limited numbers, of course, and head out to our favourite restaurant.
So at The City List, we have decided that now would be as good a time as any to let you know some places that are offering Christmas dinner in Kuala Lumpur 2022 plus we have some options to order in Delivery and let someone else take the responsibility of getting that Turkey cooked just right. Whatever you do this year, we have put together this helpful guide for a Kuala Lumpur Christmas in 2022.
1. 2022 Christmas day or take away at Sapore
Ampang based Spanish- Italian restaurant Sapore is welcoming the yearly traditions for Christmas. Check out the Sapore Festive Holiday Feast package, a special festive Aperitivo menu on the go. They offer both dine-in and special takeaway, so that you can enjoy celebrating Christmas anytime, anywhere.
Sapore is offering a variety of dine-in and takeaway holiday feast packages available from 1 December – 3 January 2023 and should be ordered at least 2 days in advance.
- Porchetta Pork 1 kg RM139; 2 kg RM228
- Suckling Pig RM488
- Roasted Lamb legs RM438
Apertivo Menu; Individual price is RM168+
- Chef selection of cold cut and olives
- Garden greens with dressing
- Roasted Turkey with Apple Onion and Vegetables
- Roasted Porchetta Pork Belly Roulade
- Lamb legs with mint sauce
- Ratatouille, Roasted Potatoes
- Spaghetti with seafood marinara
- Pizza slice chef selection
- Spanish saffron paella rice
- Stollen with Marzipan
- Grilled pandoro cake with vanilla ice cream
For takeaway, all prices shown are nett. For dine-in, a 10% service charge applies. All takeaway festive packages require full payment. Full payment is non-refundable of cancellation. The last call for Christmas orders is 15 December 2022. Aperitivo menu is also available on 23-25 December 2022 from RM108+ with 2 glasses of wine/ mocktail/ non-alcoholic drinks.
: 18, Persiaran Ampang, Desa Pahlawan, Ampang, 55000, Malaysia. For reservations call +60 3-4266 6362 or whatsapp +603 4266 6362
2. 'The Jingle feast 2022' at the W!
It is time to loosen those belts and enjoy the art of Christmas specials and delights only at Flock for Christmas day 2022. Lined up are appetizing spreads presented by our chefs; extravagant seafood BBQ, Christmas roast turkey, whole lamb, yakitori grill and sugary delicacies.
Available only on Christmas Day, 25th December from 12:30pm to 3pm
- MYR488 nett per person for Buffet Brunch inclusive of Free Flow on selected non-alcoholic beverages
- MYR678 nett per person for Buffet Brunch inclusive of Free Flow on selected alcoholic beverages
It is time to sleigh your taste buds with a Christmas dinner feast for 2022 that is sure to delight at Flock. The chef’s will be tapping into their Christmas spirit to bring you a delicious plate for Christmas.
Available on Christmas Day, 25th December from 6.30pm to 10.30pm
- MYR288 nett per person for Buffet Dinner inclusive of Free Flow on selected non-alcoholic beverages
- MYR456 nett per person for Buffet Dinner inclusive of Free Flow on selected alcoholic beverages
Children prices: 0-6 years old – free of charge provided there is one paying adult per child. Additional child is subject to 6-12 years old price. 6-12 years old - 50% discount from the Food only package price. 12 years old and above - adult price
Flock at W Kuala Lumpur: No. 121, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For reservations call +60 12 357 4788 or firstname.lastname@example.org
3. A Proper British Christmas day!
The ever popular British restaurant S+I in Bangsar has become a firm favourite with rave reviews since opening in 2021. Serving up 'proper' British food, Christmas day for 2022 will be no exception hosting a lunch session with packages for individuals and groups.
The Christmas lunch special for 6 pax is priced at RM1,350+ or individually at 250+. The lunch special includes Roasted butternut soup, Norwegian Smoked Salmon, Roasted Beef, Lamb or Chicken (the turkey option is already full) with all the trimmings, including Yorkshire puds, Christmas pudding, Mince pies and coffee. Seats are limited and we expect this one to be another sell out, so be quick to book your space!
S+I: 7-G, Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar 59100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for reservations phone: +6012-371 7161 Email: email@example.com A 20% deposit will be required.
4. Festive feasts at Hilton KL
The festive agenda for 2022 features a fantastic fusion of expertly made food and entertainment, as well as premium settings and welcoming hospitality. Hilton invites friends and family to enjoy enchanted evenings and wonderful moments with the people that matter most while enjoying delicious meals at Vascos!
The award-winning culinary team at Vasco’s will serve up a carefully crafted Christmas buffet dish with seasonal specialities. Classics like Honey Glazed Spice Brined Roast Turkey and Braised Spiced Lamb Shoulder will help guests get into the festive mood.
For those who enjoy seafood, there are several selections available, including Freshly Shucked French and Oysters, Freshly Shucked Irish Premium Oysters and more. The Slipper Lobster Monray is the course's high point. Mornay is a delectable white cheese sauce known as "bechamel sauce." The seafood paella, which is prepared with flavorful saffron and seafood broth, goes nicely with the lobster; the rice itself is also fantastic and rich with spices.
But wait, don’t forget about dessert! There’s always room for dessert! So make sure you set space aside for some deliciously sweet treats. Take pleasure in traditional desserts including Yule Log, Christmas Pudding, Fruit Cake, Apple Tart, Panettone, Raspberry Eclair, and Chocolate Tarts.
Christmas Lunch or dinner at Vasco’s
Christmas Day Lunch Buffet Price: RM298 nett per adult and RM128 nett per child (5yrs to 11yrs) Time: 1.00pm to 3.30 pm
Christmas Day dinner Price: RM268 nett per adult and RM118 nett per child (5yrs to 11yrs) Time: 6.30pm to 10.30pm
Beverage package: RM160 nett per adult (2-hours) Enjoy free flow house wine, Carlsberg bottle beer, soft drink and chilled juice
Hilton Kuala Lumpur: 3 Jalan Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur, 50470, Malaysia. For reservations call +603 2264 2264
5. Caribbean Christmas day brunch & Dinner
For Christmas day 2022, Joloko KL is having their free-flow brunch again this year plus a 5-course sharing dinner menu with some traditional but also newly invented Caribbean festive dishes.
From 12 pm - 3 pm on the 25th December 2022 and priced at a reasonable RM135 per person Nett for food only, expect dishes like beetroot tahini dip, trini corn soup, jerk spiced pulled pork tostada, grilled yellowtail collar or roast beef rib. ginger pear tart with walnut ice cream! Add FREE-FLOW drinks: incl. Sparkling Wine, Beer, Sangria at RM185 Nett per person (drinks only).
Christmas day dinner will also be available, including a vegan menu at RM185pp net including a cocktail.
We are pretty sure this will be a full house and suggest you book early below!
Joloko: 43 Jalan Kamunting, Off Dang Wangi, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. RSVP to Info@bar-joloko.com. For reservations call +60 3-2694 1100
6. Christmas dinner with a view at Marini’s on 57
Enjoy seasonal favourites while you wine and dine in the sky-high settings of Marini's during Christmas. Christmas dinner at the Marini’s on 57 Restaurant begins with their signature Scrambled Eggs with Parmigiano foam and black truffles, followed by Lobster Tail with lemon and tomato confit and truffle béarnaise sauce. The pasta dish is a Cheese Cappelletti with truffle and butter sage cream.
Go light with Turkey Two Ways served with chestnuts and dates, parsnips puree, jus and mixed berries or Seared Cod Fish with sauteed spinach and a flavourful saffron caviar sauce. Those looking for a meatier choice can opt for the Braised Beef Cheek with mashed potatoes and morel mushroom sauce.
The sweet ending for the evening is a double dessert treat – our Truffle Tiramisu dressed in a Santa-inspired shell for the day, and Panettone with Chantilly Cream.
The Marini’s on 57 Christmas 2022 set dinner menu is available on 24 and 25 December 2022 and is priced at RM580++ for non-window seating and RM680++ per person for window seating
Marini’s on 57 is located at Level 57, Menara 3 Petronas. For reservations, contact +603 2386 6030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on Marini's on 57, visit www.marinis57.com. For information on The Marini’s Group, visit www.marinisgroup.com.
7. Christmas at home with Picha Eats!
Picha eats built a platform in January 2016 enabling refugee Mothers in Malaysia who can cook authentic meals to support their families and ensure their Kids receive an education whilst Picha market and deliver the food to the public and have helped 40 families from Syria, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Palestine, Iraq and Pakistan deliver 135,000 meals.
There's nothing better than enjoying scrumptious meals together with your loved ones in the month of Christmas! Check out these sets, made with love by our Picha Chefs to celebrate this festive season. They don't only have Christmas mains, but desserts as well!
Enjoy homey flavours from our special Herb- Roasted Chicken to our Creamy Mashed Potatoes and Traditional Shashouka at RM194, or why not try Mandi Me and enjoy Chef Dalia's signature Roast Chicken, that's perfect for your festive family get-together at RM250. For dessert try the Arabic Coffee Tiramisu and Impress your friends when you show up with the specially curated Tiramisu soaked with Arabic Coffee, layered with light cream & chocolate chips, topped with caramelised almonds at RM165 or the Christmas Brownies Tower with 23 pieces of freshly baked, fudgy chunky chocolatey brownies - topped with chocolate drizzles, candy cane & more chocolates at RM80 to name but a few.
To view the full menu or Book online with Picha eats here
8. Festive season 2022 at the Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur
The centrally located Shangri-la Hotel on Jalan Sultan Ismail has an abundance of choices for Christmas day 2022. Enjoy the exquisite dining experiences with a choice of an assisted buffet or a different take to the Sharing Set Menu with a Live Carving Trolley!
Festive Delights Arthur’s Bar & Grill
Celebrate the season of joy at Arthur’s Bar & Grill, where an irresistible range of festive menu specialities with a live carving trolley and the best of Arthur’s traditional favourites are available for lunch and dinner- featuring Christmas XL Chicken with Chestnut and Apple Stuffing, Australian Black Angus Prime Ribs, Oven Roasted Spanish Lamb Shoulder and Norwegian Salmon En Croute alongside with delicious sides and festive desserts.
25th December, Christmas Day: Lunch & Dinner - RM258 per adult
Festive Feast at Lemon Garden
At Lemon Garden, a lavish buffet spread awaits you and your loved ones! Curated for warm reunions throughout this festive season, this year’s festive menus will showcase nostalgic flavours, with a choice for any palate or appetite.
25th December, Christmas Day: 12pm to 3pm and 6pm to 10pm, respectively.
Lunch - RM298 per adult, RM149 per child
Dinner - RM298 per adult, RM149 per child
Shangri- la Kuala Lumpur: 11, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For reservations call +603 2074 3900
9. A French Christmas day 2022
Chez Gaston the casual dining French restaurant nestled in a leafy and shaded corner of Bangsar which we reviewed back in January 2019 will serve a 2022 7 course menu Christmas day lunch or dinner package for RM388 Nett per person between 12 pm - 2 pm or dinner from 6pm.
Starters include things like Lobster Bisque, Foire gras terrine whilst mains consist of Pan-seared scallops or Beff Wellington, Mash potatoes and desert including Cheese, or Apple tarte to name a few. Fantastic food all cooked by Chef Gaston himself!
Early bird discount of 15% off if you also book before 14 December 2022!
Chez Gaston: 12 Jalan Bangsar Utama 9 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia . For reservations and more information on their packages call +60 11-3993 0036
10. Christmas Day Dinner in greenhouse-themed atmosphere
Savour the 2022 Christmas spirit at Botanica & Co, The Alila Bangsar. The highlight of this year’s celebratory spread is the Bo+Co Christmas Roast Platter, a sharing board showcasing Chef Chuan Lim’s festive roast selections and includes, Turkey, roasted duck leg, lamb, jumbo prawns. Suitable for sharing amongst 5 people.
Festive Roast Turkey platter is at RM498 nett with a generous serving of chestnut vegetable stuffing and gravy. Non-meat diners can opt for a vegetarian-friendly Leak & Potato pie at RM48. End the joyful meal with a Christmas bread pudding at RM25.
Botanica+Co The Alilia Bangsar Hotel: 58 Jalan Ang Seng, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. prices are net and include 6% Service tax. Takeaway also available For reservations call +60 3-2268 3818 also available at Bangsar South.
11. Christmas Glitz and Grand at the Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur
Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur is celebrating 2022’s curtain call this December with an abundance of festive offers including quintessential holiday buffets, joyful cheers and not forgetting take-home gourmet meals and gifts!
International lunch buffet with Santa Claus appearance and Christmas carol performance. Inclusive of unlimited non-alcoholic signature drinks, chilled juices and soft drinks.
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM, Price: MYR 498 Nett (Adult) ǀ MYR 249 Nett (Child), Menu: CLICK HERE
International dinner buffet with Santa Claus appearance and Christmas carol performance. Inclusive of unlimited non-alcoholic signature drinks, chilled juices and soft drinks.
Time: 7:00 PM – Close, Price : MYR 258 Nett (Adult) ǀ MYR 129 Nett (Child), Menu: CLICK HERE
*Alcoholic beverage packages are available for add-on from MYR 190 Nett onward.
Available from November 29, 2022 onwards, a series of festive extravagance awaits with a single click on Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur Online Store for one to revel in painless party planning. Take delight in Chef’s curated Festive Feast Set from MYR 1,200 nett featuring Christmas classics ideal for a group of ten persons. Early Bird pre-orders may enjoy 20% off for all festive items on the Online Store.
Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur: 12 Jalan Pinang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 50450. For reservations call +60 3 2182 1234 or email email@example.com.