Bangkok Bite Size Deals - Christmas Edition
Where and what to eat in Bangkok this week
With Christmas just weeks away, restaurants everywhere are already picking up on the festive spirit, offering some of the season's most special treats and promotions for everyone. So on our Bangkok Bite Size Deals today, we suss out the best deals from the lot and present you with a list of five great places to eat at this week for the month of December.
Cafe Claire, Oriental Residence Bangkok
Indulge in an array of festive goodies and promotions at Cafe Claire, prepared specially for everyone this festive season.
Following its launch earlier this year, Oriental Residence Bangkok celebrates it first festive season with an impressive range of Christmas lunch and dinner deals that are sure to keep you merry all week.
From 17 to 23 December, find pleasure in an intimate dining experience at Cafe Claire with a special Festive Set Lunch and Dinner. Choose to tantalise your palates with the Cafe's three-course set-lunch at THB 1,190++, or opt for a full five-course set for dinner at THB 1,490++.
On Christmas Eve, 24 December, the cafe will offer a sumptuous dinner cuisine prepared especially for the yuletide occasion. For only THB 2,500++, delight in the executive chef's presentation of Truffle ravioli and salmon, lamb cutlet with braised onion and layer grilled vegetable, and a traditional Christmas pudding to balance the meal.
Venue: Oriental Residence Bangkok, 110 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan Bangkok 10330
For more information or to book reservations, please call 66(0) 2125 9000 or visit www.orientalresidence.com
Marriot Cafe, Marriot Hotel Bangkok
Feast your eyes on delicious buffet spreads made with love for the festive season, and made specially for you and your family to enjoy.
Marriot Cafe wishes everyone a very jolly Christmas with three promotions, namely the Silent Night Buffet (THB 2,900++) on Christmas Eve, and the Grand Brunch Buffet (THB 2,900++) and Grand Buffet Dinner (THB 2,000++) on Christmas Day.
Diners get to feast on non-traditional Alaskan King crabs and Maine Boston Lobsters for starters, and from there move on to an orthodox meal of pumpkin soup, pan-fried Foie Gras, herb-crusted leg of lamb and a range of sweet treats, such as Black Forest Yule long and gingerbread men. Along with the three food promotions, diners can also enjoy a free-flow of wine and sparkling wine for only THB 1,200.
Venue: Marriot Hotel Bangkok, 4 Sukhumvit Road Soi 2 Bangkok 10110, Thailand
For more information or reservations, please call +66 (0) 2 656 7700 ext.4200 or visit www.marriot.com/bkkdt
Glow, The Metropolitan by COMO, Bangkok
Forget about the calories as for the whole month of December, Glow will be preparing sensational dishes full of yuletide joy.
For a truly magical experience, and a new favourite eat this December, head over to restaurant Glow at The Metropolitan where they will be featuring new renditions of old favourites from now till 31 December. The restaurant will be open to the public for both lunch and dinner and will offer a two-course set at THB 660++, and a three-course set at THB 950++.
Venue: The Metropolitan by COMO, 27 South Sathorn Road, Tungmahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
For more information or to book reservations, please call 02 625 3396 or visit www.comohotels.com/metropolitanbangkok
Red Oven and Park Society, Sofitel So Bangkok
Be spoilt for choice with over 70 tantalising dishes at Sofitel So Bangkok's Red Oven restaurant.
Celebrate the good life this 24 December by embarking on a journey of tastes at Sofitel So Bangkok, with the Red Oven restaurant's marvellous feast of 70 dishes from 15 different countries, and 30 unique dessert items. Priced at THB 2,999++ for adults and THB 1,999++ for children (between two to 12 years old), highlights for the evening include Foie Gras with gingerbread toast, turkey with chestnut stuffing and cranberry sauce, and pecking duck.
For diners who prefer a more intimate setting, Park Society with its alfresco setting should be more than pleasing. Take in the sights from 29 floors above and enjoy a five-course Yuletide-themed gourmet meal for THB 5,999++ per person or at THB 8,399++ per person with wine pairing.
Venue: Sofitel So Bangkok, 2 North Sathorn Road Bangrak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
For more information or to book reservations, please call 02 624 0000
River Cafe and Terrace, The Peninsula Lawn, Thiptara, and Lobby Terrace, The Peninsula Bangkok
The Peninsula Bangkok gives all much reason to be jolly about this Christmas, with four of their award winning restaurants featuring great foods to try with the family.
The Peninsula Bangkok rewards all who's been good this year with a range of food-treats from four of their prized restaurants.
From 15 to 16 December, a "Teddy Bear Afternoon Tea" will be held in the hotel's lobby where guests are invited to bring their teddy bears along for an afternoon of savoury pastries, chocolate, and tea from the special Teddy Bear Afternoon Tea Set at THB 1,200 per person. For every set purchased, a donation will be made to UNICEF Thailand. For those under 12, a "Teddy Bar" Afternoon Tea Buffet will be offered at The Bar at THB 600 per child.
For a fuller meal, The River Cafe and Terrace, and the Peninsula Lawn presents a whirl of tantalising seasonal dishes with a gala dinner buffet (THB 4,990 per person) on 24 December. The food will be accompanied by live music and contemporary Thai performances, and will be served from 7pm onwards. Over at Thiptara restaurant, a six-course Thai menu (THB 4,990 per person) will be served to guests along with a performance of contemporary Thai dances. And at the Lobby Terrace, a six-course western set menu (THB 7,590 per person) will be served alongside a performance by a 12-piece orchestra.
On Christmas day, head over to the River Cafe and Terrace where diners can get to savour the specially-made Christmas Buffet Brunch at THB 3,000 for adults and THB 1,500 for children under 12. The buffet will be offered from 12.30pm to 4pm.
Venue: The Peninsula Bangkok, 333 Charoennakorn Road, Klongsan, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
For more information or to book reservations, please call 662 861 2888