The Best Value-For-Money Christmas Buffets And Dining Deals In Singapore 2018
Christmas is near. It is that time of the year when carols begin playing all over everywhere you go and the mood get decidedly jolly. In Singapore, it is that period when we meet with family and friends, plan vacations or invite visitors over. The beautiful month wouldn’t get any better without snow, gifts, and the all-is-okay mood. While we can’t help a little splurging, it is crucial that we also keep our eyes open for value-for-money Christmas deals offered by various companies and organizations.
One particular offer is from the culinary industry. Since Christmas is well-rounded up with lots of eating, Singapore hotels and restaurants have some good deals for Christmas buffets, dining deals, and brunches where you can turn every meal into a feast with family and friends. Credit card promotions are also available to provide you with a great festive dining experience and could also come in handy when you have a huge bill to pay. For this reason, we have created for you a list of value-for-money Christmas deals that we think you should try. Merry Christmas!
Baba Chews & Eatery
If you live around the culturally rich Katong neighborhood, then you probably shouldn’t have any reason to miss the Peranakan for “feast” a type of tok Panjang this festive season. Those who fancy the traditional Christmas delights done the old-school way- Nyonya style should also not miss out. Baba chews offer an array of Peranakan which will leave you asking for more. At a price of S$42 per person, you can enjoy goodies such as the Assam Curry Turkey Breast which is stewed in a rempah paste—a homemade paste of local spices. Those with savory tooth can have grilled chicken skewer marinated with fermented shrimp sauce, topped with crushed nuts Yakitori Panggang is a must try.
DIY enthusiasts can make their own Kueh Pie Tee and Rojak using natural fresh ingredients provided by Baba Chews. With pastries and desserts aplenty, you will get spoilt for choice with the selection of the unique rainbow-colored Nyonya kueh cakes. You better start booking for reservations.
- Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve: All-You-Can-Eat-Dinner for S$60++
- Christmas and New Year’s Day: (12 pm to 3 pm) All-You-Can-Eat Brunch for $52++
- Saturdays (11 am – 3 pm): A La Carte Brunch From S$16
- Sundays (12 pm – 3 pm): All-You-Can-Eat Brunch S$42++
Ash & Elm: Intercontinental Singapore
The G restaurant Awards of excellence winner Ash & Elm is the place to be this season. You won’t get enough of the mouth-watering foods from their skilled chefs. Ash & Elm have a well-thought-out menu whether you are a light or heavy eater. The culinary theatres will serve roasted turkey with chestnuts, braised beef cheek with mulled wine sauce and ginger and butter pudding and more.
Just from the name, Ash & Elm is strikingly elegant-looking, topped by a European vibe. It will also be hosting a series of Festive Champagne Brunches that will add unlimited premium seafood, festive charcuterie, caviar and more to the feast, complemented with champagne. Welcome, all!
- Festive Lunch from 21 November-24 Dec 2018 and 26-31 Dec 2018
- Monday-Saturday from 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Café Mosaic: Carlton Hotel
Expect nothing less than exceptional cuisines from café Mosaic. In fact, expect a kaleidoscope of flavors to inject your appetite. The buffet lunch is priced at only S$48 for adults. Here, you get to enjoy a beautiful spread of festive favorites from the savory and sweet treats to classically roasted specialties. Look out for an unconventional log cake featuring trio flavors –strawberry, mango, and pear mousse cake—on top of an exquisitely handcrafted chocolate sleigh. The weekend buffet services also come with an additional serving of fun-filled activities. Come one come all!
- Buffet Dinner: $44++ per child and $88++ per adult every (Mondays to Sundays)
- Weekend Buffet Lunch: $24++ per child and $48++ per adult every (Sat-Sun)
- Weekday Buffet Lunch: $24++ per child and $48++ per adult every (Mon-Fri
J65: Hotel Jen Tanglin
J65 offers seafood enthusiasts with revel at the sumptuous delicacies spread across the tables—the treasures of the sea. Come and enjoy the festive carvings of crispy roasted pork knuckle, the tender Virginia ham, and the slowly-roasted grain-fed striploin. Let your teeth sink into the succulent turkey roasted till golden perfect in the traditional way as well as the ancient Asian Percik styles. For those who have a thing for sweet stuff, enjoy an irresistible array of festive desserts available all over the place. There is absolutely something for everyone. Book as early as now so that you don’t miss out.
- Booking of reservation is highly recommended
- Weekday lunch buffet: $31++
- From 22 Nov 2018 – 1 Jan 2019 (Noon – 2.30pm)
There is a 20% off on the total bill for all reservations made with payments between 1Nov and 14 Dec this 2018 HSBC, Maybank, CIMB, and UOB credit card holders will further get more discounts.
Window on the park: Holiday Inn at the Singapore Orchard City
Another seafood paradise that will leave you licking both your fingers and lips. Window on the park brings you a buffet that will mesmerize you with an elegant display of Canadian black mussels spread on the ice, the lala clams, and poached tiger prawns. Weekend visitors can engage in freshly shucked New Zealand oysters, Maine lobsters, crabs, and queen scallops. Window on the park also specializes in unique Asian cuisines so that foreigners, as well as local Singaporeans, can enjoy and look forward to the traditional Singapore Hainanese Chicken rice and chili crab. Aside from the foods, there is one more thing that you don’t wish to miss—Chef Ken’s OndehOndehcake and the creamy Durian Pengat to sweeten the feast. Don’t miss out.
29 Nov – 23 Dec and 26 to 30 December 2018 and 1 January 2019
Lunch (12.00pm to 2.30pm): S$68++ per person (1-for-1 pricing) and S$28++ per person for free house wine and free flow tiger beer.
Dinner – 6.30pm to 10.00pm: Monday to Thursday: S$68++ per adult (1-for-1 pricing) and Friday to Sunday: S$98++ per adult (1-for-1 pricing)
24, 25 and 31 December 2018: Lunch – 12.00pm to 2.30pm: S$78++ per adult and Dinner – 6.30pm to 10.00pm: S$78++ per adult