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Celebrate Christmas and New Year in Style at the City’s Top Hotels

Wine and Dine | 30 November 2018

 NOW! Jakarta has compiled a list of some of the best options out there.

Celebrate Christmas and New Year at The Sultan Hotel & Residence Jakarta where a range of delights, including entertainment, await. Amuse your palate with the exclusive menu. Photo courtesy of The Sultan Hotel/NOW!JAKARTA

Keraton at The Plaza
Keraton at The Plaza presents a series of exclusive menus curated by its culinary team and the mastermind Executive Chef Rava. With the theme “Carnival Festive Celebration”, the hotel pampers the guests with a sumptuous classic holiday 4-course set menu in a Carnival setting at its Bengawan restaurant, priced at IDR 588,000++. Christmas Brunch buffet featuring roast Turkey, mouth-watering carvings, ribs galore, fresh seafood, caviar station and various desserts, priced at IDR 598,000++.

To celebrate New Year, Bengawan restaurant is also a best place to have a Carnival themed party and enjoy an array of international cuisine served in a buffet style with a selection of hot and cold carvings with priced at IDR 669,000++.

 Jl. M.H. Thamrin Kav. 15, Jakarta 10350,
T. 5068 0000
E. [email protected],
www.keratonattheplazajakarta.com

Mandarin Oriental
Traditional Christmas set menus will be presented by its best French restaurant, Lyon, throughout the month of December. Celebrated as a staple for every Christmas dinner since the 16th century, the classic Roast Turkey will be central to this year’s holiday feast. Served with honey-glazed carrots, brussels sprouts, roast potatoes, and homemade cranberry sauce, this time-honoured dish will surely thrill your palate. Other wondrous dishes to look out for include the delectable Salmon Tartar, Foie Gras de Canard, and the popular Christmas pudding. Lyon’s Festive Set Menus available from 1 to 23 December with price starting from IDR 250,000++ per person. On Christmas Eve and Day, enticing Christmas six-course dinner menu will be available for IDR 780,000++ per person. On Christmas Day guests are welcome to enjoy as many dishes as they desire from the a la carte menu in addition to the buffet offerings priced at IDR 680,000++.  

At Cinnamon restaurant guests can enjoy all-you-can-eat dining experience featuring classic holiday dishes from around the world for their, priced at IDR 320,000++. For Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Brunch is priced at IDR 528,00++.

Jl. M.H. Thamrin, Jakarta 10310,
T. +62 21 2993 8888,

www.mandarinoriental.com/jakarta

Publik Markette
This year, Ismaya Group offers a special menu at its restaurant Publik Markette through December. A range of Christmas favourites are available all month long and are a veritable treat. There’s roast turkey with scallion potatoes at IDR 175,000++ per portion, roasted turkey with citrus baby carrots at IDR 175, 000 per portion, roast turkey with rosemary garlic potatoes at IDR 175,000++ per portion and whole roast turkey with selections of sides for IDR 3,720,000++ which includes a bottle of wine. Daily until 30 December.

Publik Markette, Grand Indonesia, East Mall Ground Floor.
Jl. M.H. Thamrin, No.1.
T: +62-21 235 81281.
www.ismaya.com

Raffles Jakarta
Gather friends and family to revel in the festivities of Christmas at Arts Café by Raffles. Delight in the special desserts created by MasterChef Jess Liemantara during the Christmas dinner on 24 December and the Christmas Brunch on 25 December. Partake in a tantalising spread of delicious appetisers, beautifully crafted desserts and live stations that include a variety of festive carvings at IDR 888,000++ per person.

Aside from the MasterChef NYE Dinner, there’s a magnificent New Year’s Eve Buffet offering. At Arts Café by Raffles, expect a virtual tableau of art and cuisine, where the palette of sights, sounds, textures and aromas create a delightful sensory experience. Complementing the buffet experience is a variety of New Year’s Eve Show Kitchen items by Chef Maria Wang. Enjoy these in addition to the buffet dishes and the many carving stations and food stalls on display.

IDR 888,000++ per person. Additional IDR 200,000++ with free flow beer and wines.
Jl. Prof. DR. Satrio No.3-5 ,Karet Kuningan;+ 62 21 2988 0888
www.raffles.com/jakarta

Shangri-La Hotel
Christmas dinner will be served at buffet restaurant SATOO and Italian restaurant Rosso on 24 and 25 December. A lavish dinner is on offer from IDR 688,000++ per person at both restaurants. Guests who prefer to have daytime fare can enjoy its brunch filled with the holiday’s favourite dishes (SATOO for IDR 628,000++ and at Rosso for IDR 688,000++), like Roast Whole Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing, Cranberry Sauce and Giblet Gravy, Beef Wellington, Mince Pies, English Pudding, and Chocolate Yule Log.

For New Year, SATOO will feature Lamb Rack, Roasted Beef Prime Rib, Pan Seared Foie Gras and premium fresh Seafood ranging from King Prawns, Oysters, Mussels, Clams, Scallops and Blue Crabs. Dessert highlights include a Crêpe Suzette station and a Macaron tower, alongside a wide variety of sumptuous homemade pastries. Rosso will present a delicious Italian buffet with special holiday delights such as Champagne Risotto and Lobster Ravioli, Roast Pork Belly, Prosciutto di Parma, Beef Tenderloin Carpaccio, Citrus-crusted Salmon Filet, Marinated Octopus and Arancini.

Kota BNI, Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 1, Jakarta 10220, T. +62 21 2922 9999
E. [email protected],
http://www.shangri-la.com/jakarta/

The Sultan Hotel & Residence Jakarta
Celebrate Christmas and New Year at The Sultan Hotel & Residence Jakarta where a range of delights, including entertainment, await. Amuse your palate with the exclusive menu, specifically carved by the culinary team to add a flair to this festive season. Entertain your children with arrays of old-fashioned toys and games, favourite pastime of the past. And for those who are young at heart, a fun and thematic cowboy style Gala Dinner to tie up the year is available. To avoid the congestion of the city, stay in one of our guest rooms to ensure a splendid and relaxed celebration with family and loved ones at The Sultan Hotel & Residence Jakarta.

Delight in merry Christmas feasts featuring lavish choices of seafood on ice, Lamb Chop Provencal with Mint Gravy Sauce, Roasted Chicken Grand Mere with Caramelised Shallot, Singapore Chili Prawn, Paella Rice, Baked Italian Lasagna, Roasted US Prime Ribs, traditional Christmas desserts and other delicious dishes at Lagoon Cafe. On Christmas Eve, dinner is just IDR 450,000.

Starting 22 - 30 December 2018 The Sultan Hotel & Residence Jakarta offers “Christmas Room Package” starting IDR 942.000 ++ / room / night inclusive breakfast for 2 persons,10 per cent Discount for New Years Eve Dinner, free late check out until 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM for Executive floor, Lanais, Suite and Residence (serviced apartment). For the two-bedroom apartment it is IDR 2,200,000 ++ / room / night and for the three-bedroom apartment it is IDR 3,000,000 ++ / room / night.

On 31 December, The Sultan Hotel & Residence Jakarta also offers “New Year’s Eve Package” for a splendid celebration in “The Ranch” theme. Starting from IDR 1,550,000 ++ / room / night (room only) and IDR 2,150,000 ++ / room / night including New Year’s Eve dinner at Lagoon Garden accompanied by live music performance.

Jl. Gatot Subroto, Tanah Abang. T: +62-21 570 3600
www.sultanjakarta.com

The Westin Hotel
Step into a colourful land filled with everything sweet at Seasonal Tastes this festive season. Treat your loved ones to a delectable buffet dinner, while Christmas carols and Santa Claus complete the holiday feel. On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day enjoy a meal for  IDR 588,000++ per pax. Deck the halls with a touch of Nikkei as you enjoy a five-course Nikkei set menu special for Christmas. On Christmas Eve & Christmas Day, the five-course dinner is priced at at IDR 990,000++. This New Year’s at Seasonal Tastes, party in style in masquerade. Dinner is priced at IDR 988,000++ per adult, and IDR 494,000++ for kids 4 to 11 years old. The Entrance Fee to the Lobby Lounge is IDR 200,000, inclusive of one drink. Or you can enjoy a New Year’s party at Henshin with champagne from  Moët & Chandon. The first drink charge is IDR 250,000++. New Year’s eve dinner at Henshin is offered in a range of options. The five-course set menu is IDR 1,400,000++,  the seven-course Set Menu is IDR 2,100,000++ . Both options are inclusive of entrance to Rooftop Bar & Lounge.

Jl. H. R. Rasuna Said No.Kav. C-22 A, Karet Kuningan, T.021 2788 77 88.