You’ve overcome the challenges of 2020 and that is reason enough to celebrate while hoping that next year would be better. Robb Report Malaysia found these great ways to enjoy the festive season and bring some cheer to your yearend celebrations. These festive meals from some of the best hotels in Kuala Lumpur will definitely top you up on optimism and merriment.
The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur
Spend this Christmas Eve with The Ritz-Carlton’s maestro, Chef Wai at The Library. The four-course Christmas Eve dinner will feature seasonal creations that will really put you in the mood to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. Expect a menu that combines modern and traditional culinary techniques with the freshest seasonal harvests. Chef Wai’s Christmas Eve dinner starts at RM300 per person.
Make a Reservation: Call +6018 306 3188 or visit: www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/malaysia/kuala-lumpur/dining
The RuMa Hotel and Residences
Spend a decadent Christmas at ATAS Modern Malaysian Eatery by choosing from two delightful menus. The Christmas Dinner (RM288 per person, RM458 per person with wine pairing) showcases a modern Malaysian twist on classic Christmas dishes such as the Scallop Cannelloni with caviar and warm Christmas pudding with honeycomb ice-cream; while the Great Christmas Day Brunch offers a mouth-watering selection of reinvented festive favourites such as duck fat smashed potatoes and slow-roasted turkey. Priced at RM395 per person or RM515 per person inclusive of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
Make a Reservation: Call +603 2778 0888 or visit www.theruma.com/en/kuala-lumpur-luxury-hotel-dining/atas-modern-malaysian-eatery
The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Put a twist on your Christmas week afternoons with the Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur’s very special Limited Edition Afternoon Tea. This classic tea-time affair is inspired by the historic Monkey Island Estate in Bray-On-Thames which used to be the haunt for monarchs, aristocrats and artists alike. Savour the taste of history with an assortment of finger sandwiches, fruit and luxury butter scones with clotted cream and seasonal preserves with the refreshing assortment of Christmas Tea-Tales. Afternoon Tea is served in The Tea Lounge (RM70 nett), The Drawing Room (RM90 nett) or The Orchid Conservatory (RM120 nett). Available until 24 to 27 December 2020, 31 December 2020 to 3 Jan 2021.
Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur
Those with big appetites will thoroughly enjoy the mouth-watering holiday buffet offerings at Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, THIRTY8. The tots will also get to enjoy an appearance by Santa himself as well as sing along to a Christmas carol performance. The spread will include sustainable seafood on ice so savour freshly shucked oysters, Blue Swimmer crabs and Canadian lobster cocktails alongside an array of roasts and Asian favourites. There is also an option to order your holiday meal via their handy online store and you could order in a full-course spread that includes a whole roasted turkey, stollen and gingerbread with a click of a button.
Make a Reservation: Call +603 2182 1234 or visit the online store to order at: store.grandhyattkualalumpur.com/product-category/festive/
Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur
Enjoy lush views of the KLCC Park while savouring traditional Italian flavours during your end of the year break. At Mandarin Grill, Chef Luigi Stinga is geared up for the festive season by introducing his one-of-a-kind traditional panettone and special pre and post-Christmas set menus that feature the finest seasonal produce and elegant wines for pairing. Choose from a Christmas Eve 6-course set dinner (RM558, RM756 with wine pairing) or 5-course Christmas Day set dinner (RM448, RM623 with wine pairing). These festive sets are available until 30 December 2020.
Make a Reservation: Call +603 2330 8798 or visit www.mandarinoriental.com/kuala-lumpur/petronas-towers/fine-dining