10 Best Christmas Day Dinner Ideas in Kuala Lumpur 2018
Where to celebrate Christmas in KL for 2018? It’s a question we all ask ourselves every year, do we invite Family and Friends round 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 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 of the places that are offering Christmas dinner in Kuala Lumpur 2018 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 decide to do this year, we have put together this helpful guide for a Kuala Lumpur Christmas in 2018.
Christmas day 2018 Party Menu at The Bowery
The Bowery Christmas Party menu for 2018 looks so deliciously festive and tempting. Think smooth Chicken Liver Pâté with homemade focaccia, succulent Roasted Turkey with all the trimmings and a magical Black Forest Yule Log to finish for a memorable festive feast.
Their family-style holiday menu is available for your Christmas parties from 20 Nov - 31 Dec 2018 for delivery or dine in across Bowery Petit & Bowery Metro.
Roasted Turkey w Chestnut Stuffing & Trimmings, 4 - 5kg serving 10 -12 people RM420, sides from RM40 and Dessert from RM30. All prices are plus SST and a 10% service charge is applicable to dine-in orders.
: 48 Persiaran Zaaba Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For reservations call +60 3-7710 0295 or you can email them at email@example.com
Christmas cuisine the W way
W Kuala Lumpur’s signature all-day dining restaurant, Flock, is igniting taste buds this season (2018) by bringing together locally-sourced, sustainable ingredients in a sleek setting. Countdown to the festivities with a series of curated cocktails and Christmas cuisine the W way brought to you by the hotel’s celebrated Director of Culinary, Chef Richard Millar.
In true W fashion, whether guests crave a chocolate fountain, a charcuterie and cheese display, or a cold cocktail, the team at Flock will make it happen with the brand’s signature Whatever/Whenever service.
Delight in merry Christmas feasts featuring various plat du jour on appetisers, mains, and festive desserts at Flock. Highlights include turkey breast, pudding, seafood and more!
Christmas Day Brunch is priced at RM 288+ per person inclusive of free flow of non alcoholic beverages, you can also Top up at RM188+ for free flow of signature cocktails, festive shots, wine, beer and non alcoholic beverages.
Flock at W Kuala Lumpur: No. 121, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For reservations call +60 3-2786 8888 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Fun - Christmas Day Brunch at Drift Dining & Bar 2018
Celebrate Christmas day (Tuesday 25 December) with Drift from 12 - 4pm!
[Update 27 November] Due to the overwhelming response the 12 - 4pm sitting is Sold Out, Drift has added a second sitting from 7-11pm with the same menu and free flow drinks.
Into its Fifth year and the food just gets better with free flow drinks, fun, music and more. Christmas Day at Drift is Family friendly with a special visit from Santa and also a jumpy castle for the kids.
Christmas Lunch Menu:
- Irish Oysters Freshly Shucked Oyster with Mignonette Sauce
- King Prawns Poached King Prawns with Thousand Island Sauce
- Puff Pastry filled with Slow Cooked Pork Cheek with Apricot Raisin Chutney
- Cooked Beetroot, Walnut, Feta Cheese, Honey
- Warm Portobello Mushroom with Parmesan Cheese, Micro Herbs
- Roasted Cauliflower, Truffle Puree, Raisin, Pine Nuts, Ricotta Cheese
- Roasted Turkey, Roasted Root Vegetables, and Cranberry Sauce
- Slow Cooked Black Angus Beef Cheek in Red Wine Reduction, Mashed Potatoes, Horseradish Cream
- Dates, Caramel, Eggnog
Price: RM150++ food only
add RM 150++ Wine, Beer, Spirits
add RM 250++ Sparkling, Wine, Beer, Spirits
add RM 450++ Champagne, Wine, Beer, Spirits
Freeflow 4 hours!
12 and under RM 68++, 6 and under eat free.
They expect to be fully booked so we suggest you get in early!
: 38, Jalan Bedara, Bukit Bintang, 50200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. RSVP to or call +603-2110-2079.
Caribbean Christmas dinner with a twist
For two nights only, get your friends and family together to embrace the tropics this Christmas, because who needs snow when you’ve got sand. Recently opened Joloko are breaking away from the usual turkey dinner and putting their own twist on Christmas feasting.
Sitting starts at 18:00 on the 24th and 25th December and priced at a reasonable RM160 per person for adults including one Cocktail, children and 12 are also welcome at RM60 but give them notice as the dishes will be on the slightly spicier side!
Joloko: 43 Jalan Kamunting, Off Dang Wangi, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. RSVP to Info@bar-joloko.com. For reservations call +60 3-2694 1100
A Define Christmas Day dinner
Don’t get your tinsel in a tangle because Christmas is just around the corner! Sleigh right in to Define:food this holiday season and enjoy their special Christmas Menu! Choose between a Herbed Butter Roasted Whole Chicken (2-4pax) or a Wagyu MB5 Tomahawk (2-4pax). And then finish up with a classic Chocolate Pralinosa Yule Log.
Highlights for 2-4 sharing include:
- Herb Roasted whole Chicken RM98 per person*
- Wagyu MB5 Tomahawk RM45 per 100gm*
- Chocolate Pralinosa Yule Log RM20
*served with Brown butter Thyme, truffled Mashed Potatoes and rustic vegtables.
Define:food: 29-1,Level 1, Signature Offices, The Boulevard, Mid Valley City, Lingkaran . For reservations call +60 3-2201 1316
Christmas day with a view!
Recently opened French restaurant Entier on Level 41 of the Alila Bangsar hotel is serving up a Christmas day roast.
Christmas Day Dinner will be served between 12pm till 4pm and the roast table presents free-flow live-carving of Christmas favourites such as Salmon Gravlax, Roast Beef, Roasted Leg of Lamb, Turkey Roast, and Yorkshire Pudding.
- RM198 per person, Children between the ages of 6 - 12 years charged at RM99 each and under 5's are Free.
Entier French Dining: Level 41 at Alila Bangsar, No 58 Jalan Ang Seng, Brickfields Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For reservations call +60 3-2268 3819.
This holiday season, a spectacular Christmas arrives at The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur for a celebration beyond expectations. Be prepared to revel in the magic of Christmas with friends and family at the many exquisite dining experiences they have curated – the best address to celebrate will be at The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur.
The Brasserie’s "Le Repas de Noël" Christmas Day Brunch
Celebrate the magic of Christmas with your nearest and dearest on Christmas Day at the best brunch address. Be serenaded by carolers singing old Christmas classics and meet Santa! Children aged 5-12 dine at a 50% discount and for every full paying adult, one child under 5 dines for free.
25 December 2018: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
- RM358+ per person for food
- RM498+ per person with free-flowing sparkling wine, wine and cocktails
- RM638+ with free-flowing Veuve Clicquot, wine and cocktails
Astor Bar’s Christmas Day Brunch
Effortlessly combining modern-day glamour with old-world elegance, Astor Bar will be opening up its doors to the city’s first adult-only brunch. The brunch at Astor will be focused on exquisite cocktails like our signature Asam Boi Mary, The Astrid, Rat Pack Rusty Nail and more. A specially designed 5-course sharing menu of ahi tuna tartar, smoked devilled quail eggs, royal Japanese eggs benedict, New England clam chowder, bourbon slow cooked short rib and more.
25 December 2018: 12.00 PM to 3.30 AM.
- RM528+ with free-flowing red and white wine, cocktails and spirits
The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur Hotel and Residences, Jalan Stesen Sentral 2 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. To make a reservation, call +60 3 27271111.
An Italian Christmas day at Enoteca - Plaza Damansara
Enoteca at Plaza Damansara is following their usual tradition by serving festive cuisines as well as selected wines on 25 December 2018.
They will be serving a 5-course menu at
RM255++ New Price of 199++ per person, consisting of:
- Aperitif - Bruschetta with burrata cheese, tomato, basil and San Daniele parma ham, deep fried pumpkin flower stuffed with buffalo mozzarella and anchovies, finger food caprese (basi cream, tomato cream and mozzarella)
- Soup - Home made meat pasta in fresh chicken broth.
- Pasta - Messelune with beef in butter and sage sauce or Tortellini stuffed with Boston lobster in prawn sauce.
- Main - Marinated pork filet with porcini mushroom and truffle oil or Gold Napper filet in potato crust with herbs.
- Dessert - Panettone with chantilly cream and strawberry or Bianca Neve Tart
Times: 12pm to 12am
: 15-17 Plaza Damansara, Medan setia 1 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia . For reservations call +603-2011-5725 to book a table now or email email@example.com
Christmas Day Dinner on a Budget
Unpretentious Botanica & Co located at The Vertical, Bangsar South have a fabulous budget conscious Christmas day dinner menu (it's actually running from 2 - 31 December).
At just RM68, (yes you read that right) for the A La Carte Roasted Turkey which comes with all the trimmings or the sharing platter for RM138 good for 3-4 persons, this Christmas day offering is perfect if you're watching the pennies with no compromising on quality.
Botanica+Co Bangsar South: G5 Podium, The Vertical, Bangsar South City. No.8 Jalan Kerinchi Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Prices include SST & Service Charge. For reservations call +60 16-965 6422
2018 Christmas dishes with a MasterChef's touch at Symphony by Chef Jo
We can’t recommend Symphony by Chef Jo enough thanks to a fantastic lunch last year so In light of the Holidays, Symphony at DC Mall present their 'Christmas Dinner'!
Gather with family and friends over a 5-course Christmas dinner menu and experience traditional Christmas dishes with a MasterChef's touch at RM158++ per person and if you book before 20 December you will receive an early bird discount of 10%. The menu is available from 24 to 30 December.
The menu consists of
- Amuse – INAH Spiced Grape Juice and sweet spiced popcorn
- Starters – Light cream mushroom 'forest harvest' tortellini
- The Roast – Oven Roasted Turkey Roulade with Chestnut Stuffing, Yorkshire pudding and Seasonal veg accompanied with Giblet Gravy and Cranberry Sauce or pistachio crusted roasted rack of Lamb Leg of Lamb.
- Dessert – Chocolate mousse or Christmas Pudding with passion fruit puree and homemade gelato. + Tea or Coffee.
Symphony by Chef Jo: Damansara City (DC) Mall, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For reservations call +60 3-2011 7173 or firstname.lastname@example.org %0% deposit required at booking.