Bite Size Deals: 10 Best Christmas Meals in Hong Kong
A roundup of festive feasts at Hong Kong's top luxury hotels
Christmas wouldn’t be complete for anyone without a fancy meal out with close friends and family, and there's no better place to celebrate than at Hong Kong's top luxury hotels. Each year, they never fail to impress us with their extravagant decorations, masterpiece menus and special performances -- all to create a memorable holiday experience for all.
Although it's still a few weeks away, make sure you don’t miss out by booking you and your loved ones in for one of these 10 best Christmas meals in Hong Kong:
1. Traditional Christmas feast at the Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong
Go for a more homely feel by having a traditional four-course British Christmas meal with all the trimmings at The Chinnery for Christmas Eve dinner priced at HK$728 per person with a performance by the Festival Chamber Choir.
Celebrate Christmas the classy way at Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong.
Bringing the kids? Make a reservation for the Connaught Room’s Christmas lunch buffet on Christmas Eve and Christmas day for a special magic show, balloon twisting and visit from Santa. Prices are HK$588 per adult and HK$378 per child on Christmas eve and HK$778 per adult and HK$428 per child on Christmas day.
Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, 5 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2825 4009
2. Gastronomic Christmas extravaganza at Café Grey Deluxe
If you’re looking for an excuse to get all glammed up for the occasion, head over to Café Gray Deluxe for their fine-dining Christmas menu with a twist.
Treat your taste buds to a meal at Cafe Grey Deluxe.
Highlights include a roast organic turkey roulade with sour cherry sauce, pumpkin, spaetzli, apples and bacon, beef wellington with foie gras parsley emulsion, creamed parsley, roasted porcini and root vegetables and white corn and truffle potage ravioli.
Go for Christmas eve dinner for HK$980 per person from 6pm – 8pm or HK$1,580 from 8:30pm or Christmas day lunch for $875 per person, plus ten per cent service charge.
Café Gray Deluxe, The Upper House, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong, +852 2918 1838
3. White Christmas afternoon tea at The Peninsula Hong Kong
Looking for something a bit lighter than a full-blown meal? Head over to The Peninsula for a Winter Wonderland-themed experience. Priced at HK$408 per person, the festive afternoon tea will be served in The Lobby with Christmas carolling by The Chinese University of Hong Kong Alumni Choir on Christmas eve and the Festive Chamber on Christmas day.
Contribute to a charitable cause with afternoon tea.
Not only will 20 per cent of the proceeds from each afternoon tea set go to the Make-A-Wish charity foundation, but the entire price of each “Trees of Hope”
Cocktail that is ordered will also be donated. The non-alcoholic Winter Burner and Iced Bluhwein are HK$98 each while the Gluhwein and brandy eggnog are HK$135 each.
The Peninsula Hong Kong, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 2920 2888
4. Christmas caroling at the InterContinental Hong Kong
Head over to the InterContinental for dinner on Christmas Eve and enjoy a performance of Christmas carols by the Belilios Public School Choir by stopping by the new Lobby Lounge for a few festive cocktails from 4:30pm-5:00pm and 5:15pm-5:45pm.
'Tis the season for mulled wine.
Nobu and Spoon by Alain Ducasse both have a special eight course Christmas Eve and Christmas day menu priced at HK$1,688 and $2,588 per person and HK1,388 and 1,488 per person respectively (plus 10 per cent service charge). Highlights include Nobu’s lobster with black bean garlic sauce and cinnamon smoked brownie with ginger bread vanilla ice-cream as well as Spoon’s Albufera-style chicken with truffle and delicious chocolate caramel Christmas log.
InterContinental Hong Kong, 18 Salisbury Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 2313 2323
5. Lacey ‘La Perla’ Christmas at the Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong
What better way to celebrate Christmas than settling in at the world’s highest bar for a delicious 8-course set dinner priced at $1,800 per person, before ending the night at Ozone and La Perla’s ‘Lace is the New Red’ party to countdown to Christmas in style. DJ Mistress C will be playing the latest beats from 9pm to 3am and special prizes from La Perla will also be up for grabs for the ladies. Entry is HK$300 per person including a glass of champagne — those who dress in lace get in for free!
Enjoy a cute teddy bear tea set at the Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong.
Alternatively, opt for the Ritz-Carlton’s Café 103 for a relaxed Christmas Day lunch or dinner buffet priced at HK$788 and HK$888 per person.
Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 2263 2270
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6. International festive buffet at The Langham, Hong Kong
The Langham’s L’Eclipse is offering the perfect solution to those who have a big group to satisfy for their Christmas get together. The festive buffet includes a vast selection of Chinese, Asian and Western options with seafood, roast turkey, mince pies and Christmas pudding.
Enjoy a cosy Christmas meal at The Langham.
With something for everyone, lunch is priced at HK$448 per adult and HK$348 per child and for dinner HK$698 per adult and HK$598 per child.
The Langham, 8 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 2132 7898
7. Dine with Santa Claus at the Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong
Enjoy the Ying Wa Girls’ School Choir with a Christmas dinner set at Lobster Bar and Grill with a complimentary Christmas cocktail or celebrate with an appearance by Santa Claus and party favours to take home at café TOO’s buffets available both on Christmas eve and Christmas day.
Turkey goes glam at the Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong.
Christmas Eve: Lobster Bar and Grill, HK$1,588 per person
Café TOO dinner buffet, HK$968 per adult and HK$638 per child
Christmas day: Lobster Bar and Grill, HK$1,188 per adult and HK$688 per child.
Café TOO dinner buffet, HK968 per adult and HK$548 per child
Island Shangri-la, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, Admiralty, Hong Kong, +852 2820 8372
8. Chocolate Christmas ball at Conrad Hong Kong
Enjoy Conrad Hong Kong’s special ‘chocolate Christmas ball’ with a spectacular Italian Christmas eve dinner at Nicholini’s. The first seating from 6pm – 8pm offers six courses for HK$1,088 while the second from 8:30pm – 11pm is a seven course dinner for HK$1,988.
Get your turkey fix at The Conrad Hong Kong.
Book before 15th December and you’ll be put in a lucky draw to win a free night stay on New Year’s Eve.
Conrad Hong Kong, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong, +852 2521 3838
9. Live harp performance at JW Marriott, Hong Kong
Enjoy an elegant live harp performance at JW’s California on Christmas eve with a lavish festive set dinner for HK$1,580 per person or a special sushi bar Omakase menu for HK$1,280.
Feast on turkey and more at JW Marriott.
For Christmas day dinner there will also be an exquisite degustation station menu, which offers 10 luxury gourmet ingredients from all over the world for the ultimate festive indulgence.
JW Marriott Hong Kong, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong, +852 2810 8366
10. Gourmet charity eggnog at Langham Place, Hong Kong
For Christmas, Langham Place is debuting its new innovative recipe for chocolate and ginger eggnog which will be offered complimentary to dinner buffet guests on 24th-25th December. In the spirit of Christmas cheer, Langham Place will be donating HK$1 for every person that dines at any of their restaurants and lounges to Half the Sky foundation from the 24th to 31st of December.
Heat things up with a festive BBQ at Langham Place.
Make the evening special by enjoying an outdoor Christmas barbeque dinner in The Backyard with lemon thyme marinated spring chicken, wagyu beef and lamb as well as a buffet spread of seafood, roast turkey, foie gras, log cakes, macaroons and more all for HK$698 per person and HK$468 per child with a free drink.
Langham Place Hotel, 555 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, +852 3552 3250