With Covid-19 restrictions and safe management measures constantly in flux, planning ahead for festive feasts won’t be easy. To help you along, we put together more dine-in and takeaway ideas than gifts in Santa’s workshop. Well, almost! Whether you decide to dine out in decadence or prefer an intimate home celebration, we hope our extensive guide to family-friendly Christmas feasts 2021 augers a holiday season of peace and joy for you and your loved ones.
DINE-IN & TAKEAWAY CHRISTMAS FEASTS 2021
1. The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore
Go on an epicurean ride aboard an Enchanted Express (from $58++) at 15 Stamford by Alvin Leung. From three-to-four-course set lunches to a five-course dinner menu, cuisines highlight Asia’s iconic train journeys and stations. The restaurant pulls out all the stops with all-you-can-eat buffet brunches on Christmas and Boxing Day. Alternatively, enjoy an Enchanted Express afternoon tea set ($68++) at the Lobby Lounge. Over at the Arcade, Frieda Restaurant and La Scala Ristorante also offer German and Italian festive set menus ($39++) respectively.
Takeaway highlights Baked Gammon Ham, Plantation 1840 Rum Honey Glaze, Apple and Pork Raisin Sauce (from $98+); Baked Norwegian Salmon Filet, Yellow Lemon Confit, Dill Butter ($98+)
More details at christmas.capitolsingapore.com
2. Conrad Centennial Singapore
Kick off the festive season from Thanksgiving night to New Year’s Eve with Oscar’s Assisted Buffet (from $58++). Gastronomic delights include an appetising Snapper Ceviche, succulent Orange Thyme Australian Quail, and the addictive Truffled Turkey Pincho. Seafood lovers, look out, because we promise that the unlimited Seafood on Ice will steal the show! At the Lobby Lounge, Christmas Afternoon Tea (from $45++) combines dainty treats with a bespoke perfume experience with Maison 21.
Takeaway highlights Herb Roasted Whole Turkey with Classic Foie Gras Bread Stuffing; Cuban Mojo Roast Chicken; Traditional Pineapple Honey Glazed Ham (sets from $120 nett); Christmas Afternoon Tea Set (from $90.95 nett for two)
More details at www.connoisseur.sg
3. Fairmont Singapore & Swissôtel The Stamford
Tuck into a Festive Set Lunch, Afternoon Tea, and Set Dinner replete with holiday favourites at Anti:Dote (from $58++). Or savour Festive Set Lunch, Set Dinner, and Saturday Brunch against the stunning Level 70 view from SKAI (from $69++). Spice up your celebrations with Halal-certified Southeast Asian flavours at Asian Market Café’s Festive Buffets (from $78++) or try Mikuni’s winter Kaiseki set menus (from $138++). On Christmas weekend, feast on Italian Festive Brunch and five-course Festive Set Dinner at Prego (from $148++).
Takeaway highlights Slow Roasted Tom Turkey with Truffle and Chestnut Stuffing ($188 nett); Glazed Gammon Ham Bone-in with Cherry and Cinnamon ($198 nett); Wood-fired Roasted Poulet with Rosemary Jus ($48 nett); Christmas Collection Sets (from $325 nett)
More details at www.fairmont-singapore.com
4. Four Seasons Hotel Singapore
Celebrate the most wonderful time of year with Semi-buffet Lunch, Sunday Brunch, or Four-Course Dinner at One-Ninety (from $48++). Savour the holidays over warm Pumpkin Soup with Parmesan Cheese Foam, Pan-seared Seabass with Mussels and Avruga Caviar, and flame-grilled Westholme Wagyu Striploin. Premium oceanic treasures and indulgent ‘live’ stations further elevate the semi-buffet spread on Christmas Eve and Day. Alternatively, enjoy a Festive Six-course Menu ($188++) at Jiang-Nan Chun, or Festive Weekend Afternoon Tea (from $48++) at One-Ninety Bar
Takeaway highlights Braised Wagyu Beef Short Ribs ($280+); Roasted Australian Leg of Lamb and Braised Lamb Shoulder ($288+); Four Seasons Roasted Turkey (from $178+); Celebration Feasts (from $458)
More details at www.fourseasons.com/singapore
5. The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
Reunite over Festive Dinner Feasts and Sunday Brunch throughout the season at Town Restaurant (from $87++). Holiday classics join signature Asian and Western fare, and indulgent desserts. Live carvings showcase Acacia Honey-glazed Champagne Ham and Traditional Roast Turkey with all the trimmings. The Courtyard also serves two- to three-course Festive Set Lunch (from $38++) and Festive Afternoon Tea (from $51++). At Jade, experience a one-day-only five-course Chinese Christmas Day Set Menu (from $138++).
Takeaway highlights Biryani Christmas Turkey with saffron basmati rice ($218 nett); Herb-roasted Australian Beef Prime Ribs ($298 nett); Honey-glazed Champagne Ham ($228 nett)
More details at www.fullertonhotels.com
6. The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore
Enjoy Festive Set Lunch and Dinner (from $42++) at La Brasserie. Weekend Brunch is elevated by holiday specials, including Slow-roasted Angus Prime Ribs, Rosemary Colorado Lamb Leg, and Bourbon Orange-glazed Champagne Ham. At The Landing Point, savour Festive Set Lunch (from $42++) and Festive Afternoon Tea (from $60++). The Clifford Pier offers a magical setting for holiday reunions over Christmas Brunch (from $208++) and five-course Set Christmas Eve Dinner (from $155++).
More details at www.fullertonhotels.com
7. Furama RiverFront
Dive into endless servings of seasonal favourites including Roast Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing and Poached Whole Salmon. It all happens over Festive Lunch and Dinner Buffets (from $43.80++) at The Squ[email protected] The same (from $38.80++) happens over at Kintamani Indonesian Restaurant, except with Balinese-style Christmas classics! Think Kalkun Bakar Saus Jamur (roast turkey with mushroom sauce) and Peha Kaki Kambing Roast (roast lamb leg). Have a Starry Tale Festive Afternoon Tea ($20++ for two) at the Waterfall Lounge too.
Takeaway highlights Roast Duck with Truffle Sauce ($68 nett); BBQ Baby Back Ribs ($48 nett); Ayam Kalkun Panggang Bumbu (Manado-style roast turkey, $108 nett); Sharing Sets (from $68 nett)
More details at bit.ly/festivefurama2021
8. Furama City Centre
Eat, drink, and be merry at Tiffany Café & Restaurant’s Lunch and Dinner Buffets (from $49.80++). Enjoy limitless portions of Herb-n-Spice Kissed Roasted Turkey and Roast Beef Ribeye. Other highlights include Cheesy Baked Half-shell Lobster, and Chilli Crab with Mantou. For dessert, Chocolate Truffle with Dark Cherry Log Cake join Tiffany’s Signature Durian Pengat.
Takeaway highlights Herb-n-Spice Kissed Roast Turkey ($108 nett); New Zealand Prime Steer Roast Ribeye (from $78 nett); Milanese Braised Lamb Shank ($68 nett); Sharing Sets (from $58 nett)
More details at bit.ly/festivefurama2021
9. Goodwood Park Hotel
Festive dining specials abound, beginning with Coffee Lounge’s signature Festive Taiwan Porridge Buffet with Christmas Dessert Box (from $58++). Gordon Grill serves Festive Set Lunch and Dinner (from $70++). On Christmas Eve and Day, the feast gets an upgrade with carving stations and dessert room. Enjoy Festive English Afternoon Tea Buffet with Local Favourites (from $60++) at L’Espresso.
Takeaway highlights Coffee Turkey with Flavoursome Fried Rice ($248 nett); Curry Turkey Potato Pie ($48 nett); Deep-fried Turkey Roll in Mala Style ($32 nett); Christmas Combo Specials (from $308 nett); Christmas Durian Combo ($62 nett); Carousel and Christmas Tree tiered sets (from $88 nett)
More details at www.goodwoodparkhotel.com
10. Hilton Singapore
Indulge in rooftop dining throughout December at il Cielo, winner of 2021 Michelin-Plate Restaurant. Special Festive Tasting Menus (from $128++) combine the finest of Italian and Japanese flavours, courtesy of Chef Yohhei Sasaki. On Christmas Eve and Day, savour a gastronomic line-up of Festive Semi-Buffet Dinner and Brunch (from $98++) at Opus Restaurant. This signals a finale for the hotel and heralds fresh experiences when it reopens anew on Orchard Road come 2022.
Takeaway highlights Roasted Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing ($169 nett); Christmas Honey Glazed Ham ($137 nett); Festive Bundles (from $263 nett)
More details at bit.ly/hiltonfestive2021
11. Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
Explore the Christmas Buffet (from $72++ for two) at Atrium Restaurant this season. Apart from perennial favourites such as fresh oysters and salmon sashimi, expect special dishes to celebrate the Yuletide. These include Beef Stifatho (Greek beef and onion stew), Lamb Kofta, Bread and Butter Pudding, and Chocolate Banana Log Cake. Also available on selected dates is this year’s new creation, Cereal Roast Turkey with Salted Egg Sauce.
Takeaway highlights Traditional Roasted Marinated Turkey ($138 nett); Cereal Roasted Turkey with Egg Fried Rice and Salted Egg Sauce ($138 nett); Roasted Chicken stuffed with Peach ($78 nett); Festive Bundles (from $308 nett)
More details at singaporeatrium.holidayinn.com
12. Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard City Centre
12 days of Christmas just isn’t enough, so Window On The Park’s celebrations run from now till 2 January 2022! Gather over the Festive A-La Carte Lunch and Dinner Buffets (from $90++ for two). Highlights include Roasted Turkey with Mongolian Sauce, and Pan-seared Salmon with Orange Butter Sauce. In addition, the Seafood Shell Out Combo is served tableside with a choice of five cooking styles. Or have a relaxing afternoon with Festive High Tea ($68++ for two); there’s a special version just for the kids ($28++) too!
Takeaway highlights Roasted Whole Turkey with Mongolian Sauce ($145+); Whole Traditional Holiday Turkey ($$140+); Beef Wellington with Truffle Mash ($98+); Festive High Tea Set ($68+)
More details at singaporeorchard.holidayinn.com
13. Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong
Spice up your merriment with Mod-Sin dining at Baba Chews Bar & Eatery. Treat your family to Festive Semi-buffet Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Brunch (from $52++). Begin with Canapes, Charcuterie, Cheese Board, and Seafood Ice Bowl. Mains include X’mas ‘Char Siew’ Glazed Pork Ham, ‘Kopi-C’ BBQ Pork Spareribs, and Chicken Rendang Lasagne.
Takeaway highlights X’mas ‘Char Siew’ Glazed Pork Ham ($85+); Angus Beef Wellington with Burgundy Wine Sauce ($98+); ‘Kopi-C’ BBQ Pork Spareribs ($65+); Chicken Rendang Lasagne ($78+); Sous-vide King Salmon with Thai Sriracha Cream Sauce ($98+)
More details at www.hotelindigo.com/singapore
14. InterContinental Singapore
Celebrate the warmth of family at Ash & Elm. Indulge in five-course Christmas Eve Dinner (from $148++). Menu highlights feature Norwegian Salmon Fillet, Nut-crusted Lamb Rack, and Caramel Panna Cotta. Get even more decadent with Christmas Day Champagne and Caviar Brunch (from $158++). Boston Lobster, Irish Oysters, Chilean Scallops, Roast Turkey Breast, and Beer-braised Beef Short Ribs star. Over at The Lobby Lounge, savour Afternoon Tea: Sugar and Spice (from $110++ for two) all season long.
Takeaway highlights Asian Chilli Spiced Roast Tom Turkey ($168 nett); Garlic Spiced Grass-fed Beef Sirloin ($228 nett); Australian Boneless Lamb Leg ($158 nett); Honey-baked Pork Ham with Pineapple Chutney ($118 nett)
More details at singapore.intercontinental.com/christmas
15. JW Marriott Singapore South Beach
Beach Road Kitchen delivers a line-up of festive feasts headlined by the signature Chefs-on-Show Buffet (from $78++) on weekends. Expect a plethora of festive favourites, with the highlight being a Christmas carvery live station of traditional roasts. Or step into Madame Fan for Cantonese-style tableside carvery of Roasted Turkey, Roasted Goose and Roasted Chicken. Yes, the signature Dim Sum, Drink Sum Brunch gets a holiday spin on Christmas and Boxing Day ($108++).
Takeaway highlights Traditional Whole Roasted Turkey Set ($158 nett); Honey Glazed Ham Set ($148 nett); Oven Roasted Beef Tomahawk Set ($168 nett); Norwegian Salmon Wellington ($88 nett); Festive Afternoon Tea ($69 nett for two)
More details at www.jwmarriottsingapore.com
16. Mandarin Oriental Singapore
Embark on a celebration of flavours with Christmas Eve Buffet Dinner and Christmas Day Brunch at Melt Café (from $188++). The spread features holiday roasts and festive desserts alongside all-time favourites. Or savour Italian flavours with Festive Saturday Brunches and Christmas Eve and Day Set Dinners at Dolce Vita (from $118++). Dim sum aficionados, look forward to Cherry Garden’s Festive Dim Sum Brunches (from $78++) with seasonal highlights.
Takeaway highlights Traditional Roasted Christmas Turkey ($180+); Chinese Style Roasted Christmas Goose ($180+); Crackling Iberico Pork Loin ($180+)
More details at www.mandarinoriental.com/singapore
17. Marina Bay Sands
This holiday season, savour the world across Marina Bay Sands’ restaurants. It begins with Bread Street Kitchen’s three-course English special ($79++) and db Bistro & Oyster Bar’s four-course French dinner ($98++). Next comes LAVO’s Italian-American family feast ($328++ for three to five) and Mott 32’s oriental Christmas set menu (from $168++). RISE presents a luxurious six-course spread ($138++), while Spago Dining Room serves a lavish four-course feast ($235++). Finally, there’s Yardbird Southern Table & Bar’s very merry American three-course set ($58++). Diners at Marina Bay Sands can expect irresistible treats through a special month-long advent calendar — check in on 1 December!
Takeaway highlights Yardbird’s Holiday Box ($150+)
More details at www.marinabaysands.com
18. The Marmalade Pantry
Have a convivial gathering over three-course Festive Set Lunch ($38++) on weekdays. Pick a soup or starter, main courses such as Grilled Half Baby Chicken and Grilled Salmon-Trout, and logcake. Or make merry with the two-tier Yuletide Afternoon Tea and Prosecco Set (from $88++ for two) daily. Both are available for dine-in at The Marmalade Pantry Downtown and Novena outlets, as well as takeaway and delivery. Yuletide Afternoon Tea and Prosecco Set is also available for dine-in at the ION outlet from Mondays to Thursdays.
Takeaway highlights Cher Siew Beef Short Ribs ($138+); Moroccan Roasted Boneless Lamb ($88+); Maple and Clove Glazed Gammon Ham ($138+); Traditional Whole Roasted Turkey with Fresh Herbs ($158+); Festive Bundles (from $168+)
More details at www.themarmaladepantry.com.sg
19. Mercure on Stevens Singapore
Winestone unveils a magical culinary chapter for its annual festivities. Indulge in a four-course Festive Set Menu (from $88++) throughout the season. Highlights include Grain-fed Rosedale Ruby Pure Australian MS 2 Ribeye and Local-farmed Sea Perch. For Christmas Day, the chefs pull out all the stops with Festive Brunch A la Carte Buffet (from $128++). Taste Pepper Tuna Salad, Lobster Bisque, Angus Beef Tenderloin, and Chef’s Carving Station of Roasted Baby Lamb.
Takeaway highlights Christmas Roasted Turkey ($158 nett); Roasted Moroccan Spiced Chicken ($52 nett); Barbecued Iberico Pork Ribs ($98 nett); Beef Wellington ($228 nett)
More details at www.winestone.sg
20. Orchard Hotel Singapore
Enjoy the flavours of the season at The Orchard Cafe with live cooking theatre by its cast of chefs. The Festive Feast Buffets (from $68++) will feature Seafood Extravaganza, Japanese delights, Charcoal Surf and Turf, celebratory live stations, and Christmas desserts spread. Highlights include Barramundi with White Wine Sauce, Marinated Roast Turkey, and Turkey Rendang Cheese Naan Pizza. Alternatively, treat yourself to a three-tier Festive Afternoon Tea Set ($68++ for two) at Bar Intermezzo, or a six-course Festive Degustation ($108++) at Hua Ting Restaurant.
Takeaway highlights Rendang Marinated Roast Turkey ($168+); Honey Glazed Baked Gammon Ham ($298+); Hickory Smoked Barbeque Pork Ribs ($68+); Christmas Roast Bundles (from $178+)
More details at www.orchardhotel.com.sg
21. Pan Pacific Singapore
Herald the season with Festive Buffet spreads at Edge (from $75++), with an extra lavish experience over the Christmas weekend. Highlights include Roasted Mustard-rubbed Beef Prime Ribs, Foie Gras Slider, Herbs-roasted Whole Turkey, and Honey-glazed Virginia Ham. Or revel in an idyllic Festive Afternoon Tea (from $48++) experience at Atrium. For something different, book a six-course Festive Set Menu or Christmas Dim Sum Buffet at Hai Tien Lo (from $98++). Japanese restaurant Keyaki will also be serving Winter Set Lunch, Dinner, and Weekend Brunch (from $75++).
Takeaway highlights Signature Honey-glazed Boneless Ham ($125+), Christmas Turkey with Foie Gras Pate Stuffing ($185+) Sicilian Seafood Stew ($152+), Truffle-scented Mushroom Velouté ($60+); Special Christmas Bundles (from $325+)
More details at panpacific.com/ppsin-festive2021
22. PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay Singapore
Fill your tummies with a wholesome line-up of farm-to-table favourites, premium roasts, and Yuletide sweets at Peppermint. Festive Buffet Lunch and Dinner (from $65++) have already begun for the season. Must-haves such as Festive Turkey, 16-hour Pot-roasted Black Angus Beef Belly, and Roasted Milk-fed Veal Au Poivre join all-time favourites. At Peach Blossoms, experience a new way to dine with ‘Chef’s Hands’ (from $68++), with set menus featuring the day’s best seasonal produce.
Takeaway highlights Roasted Tom Turkey ($165+); Southeast Asian Heritage Spiced Roasted Turkey ($165+); Glazed Boneless Ham with Gingerbread Spices ($105+); Festive Bundles (from $298+)
More details at bit.ly/Merriments-Galore
Looking for something more casual? Singapore’s homegrown Italian pasta chain is celebrating the season with mouthwatering truffle fare, available for dine-in, takeaway, and delivery. Enticing new dishes include Truffle Trio Pasta ($13.80 nett), Truffle Pizza (from $12.80 nett), and Truffle Mushroom Soup ($4 nett). Or enjoy the value-for-money Ultimate Truffle Combo ($16.80 nett), which includes your choice of Truffle Trio Pasta or 7” Truffle Pizza, as well as Truffle Mushroom Soup with Garlic Bread and a 16 oz drink.
More details at www.pastamania.com.sg
Can’t satisfy that travel bug? Head to Jewel Changi Airport this season, where Perch is dishing out an Asian-European Festive Feast (from $128++ for two or $218++ for four). The family-style spread starts with Blue Mussel Chawanmushi and Red Skin Potato Salad. A glorious spread of meat follows, showcasing Grilled Boston Lobster, Roasted Lemongrass Spring Chicken, Grilled Australian Wagyu Petit Tender. With every Festive Feast ordered, up to two children get a complimentary kids’ meal too!
More details at www.perch.sg
25. Raffles Hotel Singapore
Head to Osteria BBR by Alain Ducasse for a selection of Italian specialities prepared with the season’s best. The architecturally rich and historic social space will be hosting Festive Multi-course Set Meals (from $36++). Then there’s Festive Afternoon tea ($88++) at The Grand Lobby, complete with Mini Mincemeat Pie and Spiced Apple Gingerbread Man. Christmas week sees festivities heat up, including at Butcher’s Block, where a sumptuous Turducken graces the menu (from $188++).
Takeaway highlights 26 Days Grass-fed Cote De Boeuf ($268 nett); Tender Semi Bone-in Half Gammon Ham ($78 nett); Whole Turkey ($218 nett); Gourmet Home Dining Sets (from $428 nett)
More details at www.rafflescelebrations.com.sg
26. Regent Singapore
Basilico pulls out all the stops with Festive Basilissimo Italian spreads. Indulge in three-course Lunch and Dinner (from $68+), while Weekend Brunch (from $118++) takes on table-service buffet format. Think unlimited antipasti, mains such as Oven-roasted Turkey Breast with Smoked Foie Gras, Emilia Romagna Pear and Tomino Cheese Stuffing, and desserts that include Pandoro Tiramisu with Mascarpone Cream and Illy Espresso. On Christmas, Roasted Wagyu Beef Sirloin with Seasonal Mushrooms, and Struffoli Napoletani join the spread. More wintry treats await with Festive Afternoon Tea and Weekend High Tea (from $52++) at Tea Lounge.
Takeaway highlights Bellavista Prosecco-infused Roman Crispy Pork Belly ($198 nett); Malfy Gin and Blood Orange-infused Whole Roasted Turkey ($238 nett); Festive Packages (from $344 nett); Festive Afternoon Tea To-Go (from $98 nett for two)
More details at www.regentsingapore.com.sg
27. Resorts World Sentosa
Delight in a million merry moments across Resorts World Sentosa’s dining concepts. The new CURATE CUCINA PISANA invites you to a four-course Festive Menu ($148++) of Italian traditions. The Signature Meat Platter and Grilled Seafood Platter (from $148++) at Osia Steak and Seafood Grill are perfect for sharing. Japanese restaurant Syun launches Festive Set Menus (from $138++), while Feng Shui Inn does a festive take on the classic Beggar’s-style chicken with the Christmas Baked Turkey Surprise ($68++). Finally, the five-course Festive Menu ($178++) at Michelin-star table65 showcases Drunken Chicken with Albufera Sauce and Winter Truffle.
Takeaway highlights Festive Tomahawk Roast ($268 nett); Turkey Wellington with Cranberry Sauce ($228 nett); Christmas Beef Pie ($158 nett)
More details at www.rwsentosa.com/tasteofjoy
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28. The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
Celebrate over unlimited Christmas dishes at Festive Lunch, Dinner, and vintage Champagne Sunday Brunch at Colony (from $72++). Highlights include Slow-baked Turkey Breast with Giblet Gravy, Salmon Belly Confit with Sea Urchin Cream Sauce, and Beef Rib with Red Wine Sauce and Foie Gras Duxelle. Enjoy five-course Festive Set Menus (from $168++) at Summer Pavilion, with indulgences such as Baked Canadian Lobster with Superior Stock. Festive Afternoon Tea ($58++) will also be served at Colony and Republic.
Takeaway highlights Wagyu Beef Wellington Dinner package ($488 nett); Roasted Rib-eye Dinner package ($388 nett); Roasted Turkey Dinner package ($288 nett); Gammon Ham Dinner package ($228 nett)
More details at www.ritzcarlton.com/singapore
29. Royal Plaza on Scotts
Look forward to the new Satay Turkey on Carousel’s Lunch and Dinner Buffet (from $58++) counters this Christmas season. Paying homage to Singapore’s food culture, it is marinated in ginger, lemongrass, and Malay spices for 12 hours, then basted with housemade satay gravy during the roasting process. Ketupat, Spiced Chicken Stuffing, Sayur Lodeh, and Satay Sauce accompany it. Other highlights on the festive menu include Turkey Breast Saltimbocca, Mixed Seafood Thermidor, and Baked Whole Seabass Papillote.
Takeaway highlights Satay Turkey ($132 nett); Coffee-glazed Veal Spare Ribs ($64 nett); Slow-roasted Leg of Lamb ($113.60 nett); Rotisserie Hamper ($319.20 nett)
More details at www.carouselbuffet.com.sg
30. Shangri-La Singapore
Do Christmas Lion City-style at The Line at Festive Lunch and Dinner Buffets (from $68++). Must-tries include Poached Turkey Singapore Laksa, and Salted Eggs Crab. Similarly, The Lobby Lounge’ Festive Afternoon Tea (from $78++ for two) features Nasi Lemak Scones, Cranberry Ondeh Ondeh, and more. Or experience the family-friendly Elegant Afternoon Tea Ritual (from $98++ for two) at The Rose Veranda, with highlights including Maple Turkey Roulade for adults and Blackforest Reindeer for kids. For traditional Yuletide classics, Origin Grill and Waterfall Ristorante Italiano turn out enticing Festive Set Menus (from $48++).
Takeaway highlights Honey Mustard Glazed Roasted U.S. Turkey ($218 nett); Black Angus Tomahawk Steak ($268 nett); The Line Festive Feast ($248 nett for four); The Rose Veranda Afternoon Tea Set ($88 nett for two)
More details at bit.ly/enchanted-wonders-of-christmas
31. Sheraton Towers Singapore
Herald the season of good tidings with Festive Lunch and Dinner (from $68++) at The Dining Room. Epicurean feasts feature Chilled Seafood Platter, Classic Oven-roasted Turkey, Slow-roasted Grass-fed Sirloin, A La Plancha Octopus Leg, and more. The merrymaking continues with a five-course Festive Set Menu ($188++) at Li Bai Cantonese Restaurant. Tantalising highlights include Pan-fried Foie Gras with Abalone, and Ramen with Baked Boston Lobster.
Takeaway highlights Sambalado Roasted Turkey ($198+); Honey Lychee-glazed Semi Bone-in Gammon Ham ($268+); Lobster Bisque ($38+)
More details at shopatsheratonfestive.oddle.me
32. SO/ Singapore
Celebrate Christmas the SO/ audacious way with a four-course Festive Set Dinner (from $98++) at Xperience Restaurant through December. On Christmas Day and Boxing Day, stuff yourself silly in the Christmas edition of the Mother of All Brunches (from $98++). Three tiers of overflowing goodness meets a carving station featuring succulent roasts. Grown-ups can top up to get higher with Santa’s bottomless sleigh making its rounds to every table.
Takeaway highlights Christmas Takeaway Brunch (from $298+)
More details at www.so-singapore.com
33. Sofitel Sentosa Resort & Spa
Treat loved ones to a Festive Sunday and Christmas Day Brunches (from $218++ for two) at Kwee Zeen. Alongside the popular Seafood on Ice, Asian, Indian, and international highlights, the carving station presents Christmas classics with a twist. There’s Pan-seared Foie Gras, Grilled Lamb T-bone, Christmas Meatballs, Roast Turkey, and Roast Suckling Pig, just to name a few. More fanfare happens at the Magnifique Hawker Nights Yuletide Dinner (from $88++) on Christmas Eve. Or partake in an intimate Italian dinner at The Cliff, where Festive Dinner Sets (from $68++) await.
Takeaway highlights Traditional Roasted Turkey ($148+); Rendang Roasted Turkey ($148+); Festive Takeaway High Tea (from $88+ for two)
More details at www.sofitel-singapore-sentosa.com
34. Sofitel Singapore City Centre
Feast in style with Racine’s Christmas Joy Set Lunch and Dinners (from $36++) through the season. Indulge in Christmas Joy À la Carte Semi-buffet at Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Brunch (from $138++). Kickstart with a generous Seafood Platter alongside appetisers from Truffle Chicken Liver Pate to Pan-fried Foie Gras with Soy-glazed Yuzu. Timeless French favourites such as Hot Smoked Turkey Breast, Roasted Rack of Lamb, and Wagyu Beef Cheek follow. More merry experiences await at 1864’s Christmas Joy Afternoon Tea ($108++ for two).
Takeaway highlights Roasted Whole Duck with Chestnut Stuffing ($110+); Roasted Turkey with Truffle ($159+); Char-grilled Black Angus Tomahawk ($148+); Braised Black Angus Beef Cheek in Red Wine ($113+)
More details at www.sofitel-singapore-citycentre.com
35. The St Regis Singapore
Revel in Yuletide cheer while indulging in exquisite dining celebrations at Brasserie Les Saveurs. Weekday Festive Set Lunch ($56++) serves your choice of appetier, main, and dessert. For Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Brunch (from $228++), feasting gets luxurious and utterly decadent. Think Beef Tartare, Lobster Catalana, festive roast carvings from Roasted Turkey to Beef Wellington, and Frozen Gluhwein Granite in Orange. Or savour a special St Regis Afternoon Tea with Burberry (from $48++) all month long.
Takeaway highlights Honey-glazed Gammon Ham ($212 nett); Slow Cooked Lamb Leg ($212 nett); Côte de Boeuf ($176 nett); Smoked Salmon infused with The St. Regis Tea Blend ($60 nett)
More details at www.stregissingapore.com
36. Thirty Six Brewlab & Smokehouse
Looking for some chill dining with the littles in tow? Pop over to local microbrewery Thirty Six this festive season. Adults get to indulge in a five-course Festive Set ($128++) featuring items such as Citrus Baked Gammon Ham Truffle Risotto, and Slow-roasted Boneless Lamb Leg. For dessert, the enticing Beeramisu awaits. The under-12s can look forward to treats from Turkey Roulade to Mushroom Risotto in their own Kid’s Festive Set ($38++).
More details at www.thirtysix.sg
37. White Restaurant
Have your white Christmas in the most unusual way as one of Singapore’s heritage dishes gets a festive update. Order the Set Menu for five ($108++) or individual portions. Tiger Prawn and Turkey White Beehoon ($17.80++), and Crawfish and Turkey Mala White Beehoon ($15.80++) put Christmassy twists on familiar comfort food. Accompany these with Wok-fried Australian Asparagus with Walnuts ($15++) and Cabbage with Bacon in Double Broth ($14.80++). For an extra treat for the eyes, Flambé Honey-Smoked Turkey Breast ($15.80++) gets set on fire tableside!
Takeaway highlights Online Exclusive Christmas Set ($135.30+ for five); a la carte Festive Specials (from $16.28+)
More details at www.whiterestaurant.com.sg
CHRISTMAS FEASTS 2021 FOR TAKEAWAYS & DELIVERY ONLY
38. Carlton Hotel Singapore
Host your Christmas celebrations in style with the Christmas Party Pack ($288 nett). It comprises Whole Roast Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing and Honey-glazed Boneless Ham with Pineapple Sauce. Only available on Christmas Eve and Day is the new Family Party Pack ($258 nett). It features ready-sliced Half Tom Turkey, Glazed Honey Baked Ham, and Roasted OP Rib. Accompanying them are sides such as Honey Butternut Squash Veloute and Bratwurst Sausages. Both sets come also come complete with logcake.
More details at www.carltonhotel.sg
39. Carlton City Hotel Singapore
Rejoice at home with the signature Traditional Cajun Spiced Turkey ($158 nett). It comes with Garlic Herb Marble Potatoes, Root Vegetables, Chestnut Stuffing, and complementary homemade sauces and marmalades. It also features in the Christmas Roast Feast ($398 nett), alongside Slow-cooked Australian Ribeye, Glazed Boneless Gammon Ham, Classic Chocolate Log Cake, and Gingerbread Boy and Girl. Another must-try is the new Slow-roasted Pork Roulade ($108 nett) with a creamy spinach core.
More details at www.carltoncity.sg
40. Crowne Plaza Changi Airport
The star of the festive menu is the new Korean-style Roast Turkey ($168+). It comes with Kimbap-stuffed Turkey Breast with kimchi fried rice and seasonal greens. You can get an upsized version — Korean-style Rolled Turkey Breast ($98+) — a la carte as well. Also debuting are Nonya-inspired Barbecue Beef Short Ribs ($158+), Almond Crusted King Salmon ($178+), and Coffee “C” Plant-based Ribs ($108+).
More details at bit.ly/cp-estore-2021
41. Da Paolo Gastronomia
Have a quintessentially Italian feast with Da Paolo’s festive showcase. Impress your guests with Double-stuffed Deboned Roast Turkey ($298). The easy-to-slice delight comes with roasted potatoes, carrots, and housemade apple gravy. For a smaller gathering, try the Deboned Roast Chicken ($118) or Honey Baked Ham ($168). Fuss-free Festive Meal Bundles (from $198) include sides such as Truffle Mac and Cheese and Couscous Salad.
More details at gastronomia-foodtoorder.dapaolo.com.sg
42. Din Tai Fung
Turkey and roast beef aren’t for everyone. If your family are Din Tai Fung fans, then these Festive Bundle Sets (from $28.80) might be the answer. Enjoy familiar favourites, including Fried Rice with Shredded Pork and Eggs, and Oriental Wantons in Black Vinegar and Chilli Oil. These sets are exclusively available for delivery order via GrabFood and foodpanda, while servings last. P.S. Chocoholics dining in are in for a treat with the Steamed Chocolate Nutty Ginger Lava Bun ($2 per piece). Don’t say bojio!
More details at www.dintaifung.com.sg
43. Grand Park City Hall
Fans of Tablescape’s Afternoon Tea Set ($78 nett) will love its festive rendition. Exclusive treats include Bigne with Turkey, Chestnut, and Onion, and Mini Chocolate Caramel Log Cake. The Festive Charcuterie and Bread Set ($88 nett) adds Christmas Gammon and Yuzu Cranberry Butter to its usual brunch fare. The eight-course Festive Set Menu (from $176 nett) features Burrata, Foie Gras, Roasted Flat Chicken BBQ, and Pork Belly Roulade. More Festive A La Carte Specials (from $68 nett) are also on the menu.
More details at tablescape-restaurant-bar.myshopify.com
44. Oakwood Premier AMTD Singapore
Immerse in the season of feasting with SE7ENTH’s take-home Yuletide Feast ($155+), good for a family of three to four. At its centre is the Oven-baked Pancetta-wrapped Turkey Leg with Mushroom Duxelles and Crouton Stuffing with Port Reduction Sauce. Pineapple-glazed Honey Ham with Cranberry Sauce takes equal pride of place alongside. Accompanying them is a feast of trimmings and winter vegetables. A vegan Bûche de Noël and complimentary 750ml bottle of house wine sweetens the deal.
More details at bit.ly/SE7ENTH
45. Orange Clove
Deck your feasting table with goodies from Orange Clove, one of Singapore’s top catering companies. Returning after rave reviews last year, Lumière Prestige and Lumière Adore menus (from $190.46 nett) deliver a seasonal six-course feast. Layers of festive dishes with an Asian twist are housed in a lighted gift box inspired by the aurora borealis. Or gather around the Christmastide Bundle ($180.62 nett) that features holiday classics. These are just the tip of the iceberg of holiday staples, festive platters, and buffet options to suit your hosting needs.
More details at www.orangeclove.com.sg
46. Shihlin Taiwan Street Snacks
Add Taiwanese flair to your Christmas celebration with the Merry CRISPmas Platter (from $22.90). It features four crispy goodies, starting with perennial favourite XXL Crispy Chicken. Joining it is Crispy Oyi-shi Mushroom, Sweet Plum Potato Fries, and Seafood Tempura. The set also comes with four drinks — choose from Winter Melon Tea, Honey Lemon Cooler, and Longan Red Date Tea. Two lucky winners also stand to win the Merry CRISPmas Platter in a giveaway via Facebook and Instagram.
More details at www.shihlinsnacks.com.tw/sg
47. Swissbake x ZAC Butchery
The artisanal bakery partners with the premium butchery — both Halal-certified— to present Joyous Yuletide Feasts. Simply pick from one of three Joyous Bundles (from $218 nett) for the perfect combination of festive staples. The range of Festive Roasts (from $35 nett) and Festive Treats (from $3.90 nett) is also available individually. Must-tries include Greek Yoghurt Roasted Lamb Rack ($98 nett), Herb-roasted Chicken ($68 nett), and Grain-fed Angus Beef Ribs ($188 nett).
More details at www.portopantry.com
(See also: Online Fresh Food Delivery in Singapore)
48. Swissôtel Merchant Court
Ignite your senses with an ensemble of Christmas Party Bundles (from $295 nett) from Ellenborough Market Café. Tuck into a traditional Yuletide medley in Christmas Classics, or enjoy Christmas in the Orient, which incorporates holiday elements into quintessential local cuisine. Christmas Nutcracker Afternoon Tea ($88 nett for two) brings you savoury and sweet treats with a festive twist. Or pick up individual goodies such as Roasted Nyonya Garam Masala Turkey ($168 nett), and Stout-glazed Black Angus Short Ribs ($138 nett).
More details at ellenboroughmarketcafe.oddle.me
49. York Hotel Singapore
Revel in your #stayhome celebration with York’s Festive Gourmet Bundle ($268 nett). It comes with Seafood Harvest in a Bag, Salt-crusted Salmon, Herb-roasted Chicken with Truffle Jus, Vegetable Lasagne, and Crab Bisque with Cognac. For a meatier option, York’s Celebration Bundle ($168 nett) features Oven-baked Chicken Fajita, Slow-smoked Barbecued Pork Ribs, and sides. A la carte items (from $28 nett) are also available, so you can design your own feast.
More details at www.yorkhotel.com.sg
50. An Oddle Eats Christmas
Still can’t decide what to put on your Yuletide table? Oddle Eats has put together some hearty Christmas Specials to jolly up your season. Highlights include the Divine Yule Roast Beef Sharing Platter ($168+) from The Plattering Co., Festive Platters (from $138+) from Tomahawk King, and Butter Studio’s Tropical Holiday Log Cake ($63+). Pre-order your meals and enjoy discounts of up to 25% off over 80 Christmas deals. Furthermore, payments made via selected credit cards enjoy additional discounts.
More details at eats.oddle.me
The latest news raising the (vaccine-differentiated) cap on dine-in and social gatherings to five is good news for Christmas feasts 2021. Therefore it’s a good idea to make those reservations in advance, given reduced capacities and limited seating. Also, do pre-order takeaways as soon as possible, especially to take advantage of early bird promotions. Happy feasting and Merry Christmas!!
Featured image: Yardbird Southern Table & Bar, Marina Bay Sands