2016: 11 Christmas Eve Dinner Under RM150 In Klang Valley
‘Tis the season to start planning your Christmas Eve dinner! Take a break from the gift shopping and wrapping to make plans for Christmas Eve. This festive and magical night is typically commemorated with a gut-busting feast.
It is a special night celebrated with big meals, opening of presents, and family gatherings. It is just not the same without staples like roasted turkey and slow-cooked lamb, Yorkshire pudding and rhubarb blueberry crumble, as well as traditional eggnog.
However, we all know that the traditional Christmas Eve dinner or buffet dinner served in a hotel does not come for cheap. Some hotels even charge as much as RM300 per person, just for a taste of Christmas spirit.
For those who do not want to splurge, we’ve combed the market to look for some good Christmas Eve dinner deals you can find in hotels around Kuala Lumpur and Selangor.
Here’s a guide to 11 great places for Christmas Eve dinner in the Klang Valley that won’t hurt your wallet. You won’t find any restaurants charging above RM150 per person because this is a guide to satisfy your stomach and your pocket!
1. Seasons Café, Grand Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Craving for some good ol’ roasted lamb leg and hearty soups to fill up your tummies? Satisfy your hungers with a wide spread of delicacies that will satiate even the pickiest eater.
Treat you tummy to a scrumptious meal featuring salmon gravlax and beef carpaccio at just RM90 per person!
|RM90 per person||Purchase from Groupon at just RM69 per person (23%) or
RM270 for 4 pax (25%).
Grand Seasons Hotel, No.72 Jalan Pahang, 5300 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Call 03-2697 8888 Ext. 8819 for reservations.
2. Dorsett Kuala Lumpur
A short walk away from the hustle and bustle of Jalan Bukit Bintang and shopping malls like Pavilion, Starhill Gallery, Fahrenheit 88, Lot 10, Sungei Wang, Berjaya Times Square and Low Yat Plaza, Dorsett Kuala Lumpur is the perfect place to park yourself for a delightful dinner after some last minute Christmas shopping.
The dinner will be held at the Checkers Café, featuring an Asian and Western inspired buffet.
| RM99 nett (Adult)|
RM49.50 (Children aged 4 to 12 years old & senior citizen 55 years old and above)
|Kids below 4 years old eat for free.|
Dorsett Kuala Lumpur, 172 Jalan Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Call 03 2716 1010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
3. The Royale Bintang Kuala Lumpur
If you are looking to celebrate Yuletide right smack in the city, but without paying an arm and a leg, the Royale Bintang Kuala Lumpur offers just the right dinner menu for you and your loved ones.
A 4-star hotel, you will get to feast on an array of local and international cuisines from kari kepala ikan to oven-roasted turkey.
There are two options available in Royale Bintang Kuala Lumpur. If you’re splurging, consider the Christmas Gala buffet dinner.
|Christmas Eve Set Dinner at Café Royale & Bar||RM108.00 nett||None|
|Christmas Gala Buffet Dinner at Royale Ballroom||RM148.00 nett (Adult)|
RM74.00 nett (Child & senior citizen)
|In house guest gets 30% discount.|
The Royale Bintang Kuala Lumpur, 17-21, Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Call 03-2143 9898 for reservations.
4. The Royale Bintang, The Curve
If driving to Kuala Lumpur is too much of a hassle for you, you can always usher in Christmas right at The Royale Bintang at The Curve.
The Curve is having a Princess Anastasia’s Mesmerizing Christmas Gala throughout the Christmas and New Year season to celebrate the festivities. You and your loved ones can join in the merry-making before
The buffet dinner will be held at the Terraced Café and Window Restaurant, perfect for watching the Christmas rush out at The Curve.
You can book the Christmas Eve dinner at the prices below:
|RM55.00 nett (Children 12 years old and below)|
The Royale Bintang the Curve, 6 Jalan PJU 7/3, Mutiara Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, 47800, Malaysia.
Call 03-78431111 ext 1405 for reservations.
5. Toh Yuen Chinese Restaurant, Hilton Petaling Jaya
Try something different this Christmas. Enjoy a fancy Chinese dinner instead at Toh Yuen, where you will be delighted with a selection of traditional Cantonese cuisine.
This is perfect for those who are not a fan of buffet dinner. The Christmas Eve set dinner is priced as follows:
|RM120 nett – RM150 nett per person||Enjoy 20% discount with bank cards from CIMB Bank, HSBC Bank, American Express and Maybank.|
Hilton Petaling Jaya, No 2 Jalan Barat, Petaling Jaya, 46200, Malaysia.
Call +60 3 7955 9122 ext. 4073/74 for reservations.
6. Eastin Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Right smack between Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya, Eastin Hotel is the perfect place for family gathering from all over Klang Valley.
Pamper your palate with some traditional Christmas fare with an added twist such as baked crusted chestnut and mustard Australian striploin, duck leg confit, buttered chestnut Brussel sprouts, and squid ink pasta.
For those with a sweet tooth, you can indulge in some mung beans jelly rolls with sesame sauce and many types of delightful Christmas cakes and cookies.
All of these from RM128 nett per person, inclusive of a glass wine, beer or chilled juices.
|Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner |
at Swez Brasserie
|RM128 nett (Adult)|
RM64 nett (Children)
|- Early Bird Discount of 20% for
confirmed bookings before
December 15, 2016.
- 20% discount on food and
buffet using Bank Islam and
AmBank credit/debit card.
- 15% discount on food and
buffet using Citibank and
BSN credit/debit card.
* Terms & conditions apply.
|Christmas Eve Dinner |
at Eyuzu Japanese Cuisine
|RM138 nett (Adult)
RM69 nett (Child)
Eastin Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, 13, Jalan 16/11, Pusat Dagang Seksyen 16, 46350 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Call +60 3-7665 1111 for reservations.
7. Spices, Furama Hotel, Bukit Bintang
Bukit Bintang is one of the best places to be on Christmas Eve. It’s our version of Times Square in Manhattan, except more exotic. Witness colourful fireworks, massive parties, and bustling street fairs right in the middle of where the actions would be.
However, before the excitement begins, kick-start your festivity with a feast at Furama Hotel in Bukit Bintang.
On Christmas Eve, you can find a marvellous spread of food including Christmas staples like honey- roasted turkey with giblet gravy, cranberry-orange compote, bread stuffing with raisin, apple, herbs and sweet onions, and also surprising twists such as paella seafood and chicken.
And it’s all at an affordable price of below RM130 per person:
|RM128 per Adult|
|RM78 per In-house Guest|
|RM68 per Senior Citizen/Child|
Furama Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, 136, Jalan Changkat Thambi Dollah, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Call 03-2788 8983 for reservations.
8. Tonka Bean Café, Impiana KLCC Hotel
Have your Christmas Eve dinner at Impiana KLCC Hotel to avoid missing out on the fantastic fireworks at the strike of 12 on Christmas Eve in KLCC!
Bask in the festivities and admire the tallest Christmas tree in Malaysia, located at Suria KLCC. While you are there, check out the beautiful decorations and Christmas entertainment at the Esplanade.
After that, take a seat at Tonka Bean Cafe and get a taste of their mouth-watering turkey, mince pies and more, while catching glimpses of the KLCC Twin Tower.
|RM128 nett (Adult)||Child eats for free for every 2 paying adults.
Purchase from Groupon at just RM96 per person (25%).
Impiana KLCC Hotel, 13 Jalan Pinang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Call 03-2147 1111 for reservations.
9. Dondang Sayang, Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Engage in some merry making at Dondang Sayang, Corus Hotel this Christmas Eve. With the theme of Santa’s Magical Workshop Party with Santa Claus and Santa Rina – expect a marvellous party brimming with seasonal spirit and the joy of Christmas.
Bring your loved ones to be serenaded with Christmas carolling, free party packs, and even exciting ‘Lucky Draws’ prizes to be won.
If previous Christmas Eve spreads were testaments, we can expect a traditional whole roasted turkey with chestnut stuffing and the whole nine yards, not to mention other hearty dishes that will definitely make an appearance in your Yuletide feast.
The best part is, you don’t have to pay through your nose to enjoy all these.
|RM138 nett (Adult)|
|- Children below 4 years old eat for free.
- First 100 early bird confirmations before December 11, 2016
enjoy 25% discount, while the next 100 pax confirmations
before December 18, 2016 enjoy 20% discount price.
Corus Hotel, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Call 03-2161-8888 for reservations.
10. Pearl International Hotel
Pearl International Hotel along Old Klang Road, is all set for Christmas Eve with its delicious buffet dinner spread.
Tantalise your taste buds with special Yuletide savouries and sweets, while ensconced in the warmth of Christmas spirits among good companies.
Here’s how much it cost for a merry Christmas dinner at Pearl International Hotel:
RM68+ (Child & senior citizen)
Pearl International Hotel, Batu 5, Jalan Klang Lama 58000 Kuala Lumpur
Call 03-7983 1111 ext. 3203 & 3205 for reservations.
11. Makan Kitchen, DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur
If you are looking to shake things up with a fusion of food from traditional Christmas menu, to Asian delights, the Makan Kitchen is just the place for you.
This year’s buffet dinner is aptly themed the Grand 5 Christmas Roasts dinner, you can expect dining on tender, moist and juicy roasts perfect for the festivities. The dinner includes roasted lamb with rosemary-masala spice rub, curry-rubbed Australian prime rib roast, five-spice roasted whole turkey, roasted salmon trout with Tandoori spices, honey-glazed turkey ham with caramelized Sarawakian pineapple, and last but not least, hot apple cider, eggnog and chocolate cinnamon.
On top of all these, you can expect over 80 regalia of festive dinner dishes. With the wide selection of delicacies, this banquet provides plenty to please all palates.
You will also be entertained with a special appearance by Santa Claus and a magician while enjoying your hearty meal.
|RM148 nett (Adult)|
Makan Kitchen, DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur,
Call +603-2172 7272 or email KULDT_FBReservations@hilton.com for reservations.
Though cost of living may be unrelenting, there’s no reason why you should forego your Christmas tradition. With these 11 Christmas Eve dinner options, you will be spoilt for choices this year!