Flava Restaurant and Bar, Dream Hotel
EMBRACE the holiday season and festive spirits at Flava Restaurant and Bar, Dream Hotel Bangkok. The venue will be hosting a four-course dinner in a magical atmosphere from December 24-31 with a set menu featuring duck confit with macarons and duck liver pate, creamy crab soup and more. The price is B999++ per person and will be served from 11.30am until 11pm.
02 254 8500. dreamhotels.com/bangkok/diningnightlife-
The Brasserie, Holiday Inn Bangkok Silom
JOIN The Brasserie, Holiday Inn Bangkok Silom in celebrating the holiday season by attending their Christmas Eve buffet lunch or dinner, Christmas day buffet lunch or dinner or the New Year’s Eve buffet dinner. Be sure to dress to impress for the New Year’s Eve theme party that will feature a sumptuous international feast with special treats including an array of sushi and sashimi, an ample seafood selection, meats, salad and tasty desserts. Prizes will be given out and will include air tickets and complimentary accommodation from InterContinental Hotels Group. Prices range from B850-2,699++ net per person.
02 207 4300 ext 4500, 4302. facebook.com/holidayinnbangkoksilom
Pathumwan Princess Hotel
JOIN in on the festive celebrations at Pathumwan Princess Hotel. On Christmas Eve, roast turkey with trimmings, condiments and more will be served at Citi Bistro, the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant. Carolers will be singing holiday favourites, and Santa will be making an appearance. The price for the all-you-can-eat feast is B2,000 net per person and B1,000 net for children (under 12) and includes one festival cocktail or mocktail.
02 216 3700 ext 20818. pprincess.com
The Dining Room at Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok
THE Dining Room at Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok will welcome 2018 with their New Year’s Eve dinner buffet featuring delectable international cuisine and delicious culinary delights. The price is B4,900++ per adult or B2,450 per child and served from 6-11pm. This price includes free-flow sparkling wine, beer and soft drinks.
02 254 6250
J’AIME by Jean-Michel Lorain
INDULGE in the Christmas-inspired menu at J’AIME by Jean-Michel Lorain featuring eight courses of enticing French cuisine for B4,499 net per person which will tea, coffee and one welcome drink. Visitors can also bid farewell to 2017 in style at their delicious New Year’s Eve brunch and dinner. The brunch is B2,999 net per person and includes tea and coffee. It is available on Sunday, December 31 from 12-3pm. The eight-course dinner is B5,299 net per person and includes tea, coffee and one glass of champagne.
02 119 4899. jaime-bangkok.com
Celebrate the Festive Season at Amara Bangkok
AMARA Bangkok unveiled its 2017 festive season offers an unforgettable Bangkok experience. Guests can enjoy the Afternoon Festivi-teas at Club Lounge on December 20, 2017, to January 3, 2018, from 2-5pm. Indulge in a choice of Dilmah tea, festive finger foods, desserts and Thai snacks for B600++ per couple.
Enjoy a six-course Christmas Eve set dinner on December 24 from 6-10.30pm for B1,500++ per person for food only and B899++ per person for free-flow wines.
Ring in the new year with the New Yearís Eve dinner at Element restaurant will start at 6pm for B2,890++ per person for food only and an additional of B1,200++ per person for free-flow beverage package.
The countdown party will be at AkaAza Rooftop Bar on December 31from 9pm to 1am with DJs lineup. Guests can enjoy unparalleled views of Bangkok skyline and watch the fireworks light up the sky as the clock chimes midnight.
02 021 8888 ext 5320. bangkok.amarahotels.com
Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit
IT certainly is the most wonderful time of the year at Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit. The hotel will host two delicious dining experiences on Christmas Eve. A fantastic brunch will be held at The District Grill Room & Bar and feature local and international cuisine for B3,000 net per person (B3,500 with drinks). The dinner will be at 57th Street restaurant featuring Christmas favourites including roast turkey with cranberry sauce and honey glazed ham. There will also be a live band, and is B2,900 net per person (B3,900 with drinks).
Lastly, end the year at Octave Rooftop Lounge and Bar with free-flow drinks and cocktails, delicious snacks and stunning city views. Prepare to dance the night away with DJ entertainment all night long. The price is B11,000 per person. There will also be a brunch the next day for B3,000 net per person (B3,500 with drinks).
02 797 0000. marriott.com/hotels/travel/bkkms-bangkokmarriott-hotel-sukhumvit
JINGLE and mingle this holiday season at OH CHIC, serving up two delicious Christmas Eve menu package dinners for groups of two or four. One set menu will start with red or white wine and a classic appetiser, followed by New Zealand mussels with white wine sauce and their homemade pappardelle
beef ragout. Complete the dinner with the tasty strawberry vodka sorbet. There
is an additional set menu featuring different dishes that are equally as tasty.
The price is B3,900 for two or B7,900 for four people and is only available on
Visitors can also ring in the New Year at OH CHIC with one of their exclusive dinner and party packages. In addition to delicious set dinners featuring Eastern and Western cuisine, fantastic entertainment will be provided by Tack the Voice
and Suay Sarocha and Band followed by DJ sets spinning funky house tunes late into the evening.
The dinner packages start at B5,900 for two people or B9,900 for four people.
086 088 0129. ohchicbkk.com
Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel
ANANTARA Siam Bangkok Hotel will ensure that this holiday season is the
most wonderful time of the year with their festive celebrations. On Christmas
Eve, the hotel will feature a feast of international cuisine accompanied by live
music and festive flair. The buffet includes free-flow house brand alcoholic
beverages and sparkling wine and is B4,100++ per person and B2,050++ for
children (under 12).
On Christmas Day, their holiday brunch will feature fresh seafood, salads,
international cuisine and more. Live entertainment includes a Christmas choir,
and the brunch will also feature free-flow champagne, mimosas, martinis,
a Thai chili bloody Mary and more. The price is B4,900++ per person and
B2,450++ for children (under 12).
The New Year’s Eve event, ‘Diamonds & Pearls,’ will feature a buffet in the
open-air courtyard with live cooking stations. Free-flow house brand beverages
are included, and the epic countdown will be accompanied by a dance band
and DJ. The event is B5,500++ per person and includes free-flow house brand
beverages and sparkling wine.
021 268 8866 ext 1517-9. siam-bangkok.anantara.com
The World restaurant at Centara Grand and CentralWorld
THE World restaurant will be serving up an array of cuisine from around the
globe this holiday season. The restaurant will host a Christmas Eve brunch and
dinner that will feature traditional Christmas feast trimmings from 11.30am until 3pm and again from 6-10.30pm. The price is B1,999++ per person including selected beverage packages and eggnog. Santa Claus will make an appearance as well as the Christmas Violin Concerto from ‘Siam Violin Ensemble’ (dinner only).
The Christmas Day lunch will be serving up turkey and holiday favourites
for B1,999++ per person from 11.30am until 3pm. The New Year’s Eve dinner
buffet will feature Italian, Japanese, Indian, Chinese and Thai cuisine and is
available for B2,999++ per person.
02 100 6255. centarahotelsresorts.com/centaragrand/cgcw/restaurant
X’Mas celebration at Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok
IT’S time to celebrate the new year once again and from December 20-17, 2017, Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok is bringing all guests eight days of joy with all the delectable Christmas favourites at all three venues: The Drunken Leprechaun, amBar and The Eatery. Specials include grilled Angus beef striploin, pan-seared salmon and Buche de Noel.
02 309 3000. fourpointsbangkoksukhumvit.com
Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok
THREE incredible dining experiences at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok this holiday season. The four-course Christmas Eve dinner at Blue Sky Bar & Dining is B2,500++ per person and will feature delicious dishes alongside the breathtaking views of Bangkok’s skyline.
Don Giovanni Italian Restaurant will have a three-course set menu for Christmas Eve for only B1,850++ per person and feature irresistible Italian cuisine as will the extraordinary Christmas Day dinner. Delicious dishes include duck, roast turkey, pasta and fresh seafood.
While Chatuchak Cafe International Buffet Restaurant will feature some holiday delights at their Christmas Eve lunch with Italian, Asian and more international cuisine on the menu. The chefs here will also put on a culinary show for only B1,500++ per person.
02 541 1234 ext 4151.
DEAN & DELUCA
THE iconic DEAN & DELUCA brand from New York impresses visitors once
again, this time with their festive menu. The expert team of chefs and baristas
created the menu with the holiday season in mind, presenting a wide array of
delicious comfort food that will make all diners both nostalgic and filled with
Christmas cheer. Iconic and tasty dishes on this particular menu include the holiday turkey (B6,950 for an entire turkey), an Asian BBQ glazed ham (B4,950) and more.
Diners can also opt to purchase the main courses individually and paired with
an additional two delicious sides, of which there are six available. Do not forget to sample the unique desserts to finish off a delicious festive meal, with favourites including the pumpkin pie (B95 per slice/750 for a pie), chocolate pecan pie (B155/1,200) or the pumpkin and pecan cheesecake (B145/1,700). The entire menu will be available as of November 17 while supplies last and can be delivered, as well.
02 023 1616. deandeluca.com/thailand
THE SQUARE at Novotel Bangkok Platinum Pratunam
BUILD up your holiday appetite at THE SQUARE restaurant at Novotel Bangkok Platinum Pratunam. Visitors will find themselves in a culinary wonderland as they decide between all of the different lunches and dinners offered this festive season.
The Christmas Eve brunch and dinner are B1,888++ per person, the New Year’s Eve brunch and dinner are B2,288++ per person and the New Year’s Day brunch and dinner are B1,888++ per person. All of these will include free-flow soft drinks, and children aged six to 12 get 50 percent off (children under age six eat free).
02 209 1700 ext 8703. novotelbangkokplatinum.com
CELEBRATE the joy of Christmas at Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit. The hotel will host a Christmas Eve brunch (B2,200++) and dinner (B2,200++) buffet and a Christmas Day brunch (B2,200++) and dinner (1,699++) buffet.
Visitors can also welcome 2018 with their year-end brunch buffet (1,899++), New Year’s Eve dinner buffet (B2,500++) or their countdown party at InBlu Bar (1,700++), which will feature four hours of free flow drinks, a live band and a DJ. There will also be a New Year’s Day lunch buffet (B999++) which will include free flow soft drinks. Kids under six years old dine free, and kids between the age of six to 12 dine for half price.
02 204 4123. pullmanbangkokgrandesukhumvit.com
Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok
ALL three of the Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok’s restaurants will usher in the holiday season with special menus. Mondo will serve festive high tea from December 17 with home-made stollen, panettone, Christmas cake, festive blends of tea and coffee and a complimentary glass of Prosecco for B790 net per person from 12-4pm.
Scalini will unveil a Christmas Eve Italian buffet dinner featuring oysters, Alaskan king crab, lobster and more with a wide array of desserts for B1,388 net per person for those who book before December 15. Santa Claus will be visiting and bringing Christmas gifts, and guests are welcome to join the
Christmas carol singers. There is a slight discount for those aged 5-12.
The venue will also have a New Year’s Eve buffet dinner with unlimited wines and bubbly with fresh seafood options and live music throughout the evening. The cost is B2,625 net per person for those who book before December 15. There is a discount for children, as well.
Those hoping to ring in the new year poolside can do so at Lapse at their New Year’s Eve party. The rooftop celebration will be equipped with some of Bangkok’s most exceptional views, and beverage packages start at B2,900 net per person from 2-8pm.
02 620 6666. hilton.com
L’Appart at Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit
ARE you looking for a festive and delicious holiday dinner? Look no further than L’Appart Rooftop bar and restaurant at Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit. On Christmas Eve, the restaurant will host ‘Kind of Brunch’ for B6,500++ which includes free flow premium champagne, beer, wine and soft drinks. On Sunday, December 24-25 from 7-10.30pm, L’Appart will host their Christmas Eve dinner with pre-drinks on the terrace at 5pm.
L’Appart will also host many New Year’s Eve celebrations, including the Sunset Terrace for B6,000++ for two people which will include a table on the terrace and a bottle of Louis Roederer champagne. Their firework show is B18,000++ for two people which will consist of the same in addition to a selection of premium treats. The New Year’s Eve dinner is only B15,000++ for two people and includes a glass of bubbles.
Diners can also opt for the dinner and fireworks show instead for B27,000++ for two people which includes a seven-course menu, glass of Chandon followed by a bottle of Louis Roederer champagne and premium mignardises. There is a 15 percent early bird discount for those who book before December 10. Children ages 6-12 receive 50 percent off and children under six years of age are free.
02 126 9999 ext 2405. sofitel.com
Mandarin Oriental Bangkok
DURING the festive season, the Mandarin Oriental Bangkok transforms into a winter wonderland, and coupled with its festive decor are impressive Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve meals.
Christmas Eve dinners will be held at The Riverside Terrace (B7,500 net per
guest/B4,150 net per child), Lord Jim’s (B6,000 net per person), Le Normandie
(B12,000 net per person) and Ciao (B5,000 net per person). There will also be a Christmas day brunch at Lord Jim’s featuring Western, Japanese and Thai dishes for B4,000 net per person or B2,000 net per child and a French Christmas dinner at Le Normandie (B4,800 net per guest).
New Year’s Eve dinners will be held at The Riverside Terrace, Terrace Rim Naam, Le Normandie, The China House and Lord Jim’s. New Year’s Day at the Mandarin Oriental Bangkok will feature a seafood buffet brunch at Lord Jim’s, a Cantonese inspired brunch at The China House and an all-day brunch at The Riverside Terrace.
02 659 9000. mandarinoriental.com/bangkok
Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel
HAVE a very merry Christmas at Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel.
Flavors, International buffet restaurant will feature a Christmas Eve buffet dinner for B2,100++ per person from 6-10.30pm, a Christmas buffet brunch for B2,400++ per person from 12-3pm and a Christmas buffet dinner for B2,100++ per person from 6-10.30pm. In addition, La Tavola & Wine Bar will be creating delicious signature Italian dishes for lunch (11.30am-2.30pm) and dinner (6-10.30pm) in honour of the holiday season.
02 125 5000. renaissancebangkok.com
Radisson Blu Plaza Bangkok
EMBRACE the spirit of Christmas at Twenty-Seven Bites Brasserie on Christmas Eve with their tasty brunch featuring international favourites for B1,990++ per person with free-flow soft drinks or B2,290++ with free-flow house beverages. There will be a dinner buffet for B1,890/2,290++ per person. On Christmas Eve and day, there will also be a Tuscan-inspired set dinner menu at Attico for B2,290++ per person which includes one glass of Prosecco.
Visitors of Radisson Blu Plaza Bangkok can also ring in the new year with the extraordinary New year’s Eve drinking and dining options, like their holiday buffet at China Table and Twenty-Seven Bites Brasserie. Another Tuscan-inspired dinner will be served at Attico for the countdown for B2,999++ per
person with a complimentary glass of Chandon or B6,999++ with a terrace set dinner (two tables). Finally, a Brewski NYE Party will be held on the rooftop of the 30th floor on December 31 featuring festive snacks for B3,500 net per person which includes two vouchers for house brews or bubbles. There will also be a New Year’s Eve brunch at Brewski, Twenty-Seven Bites Brasserie and China Table.
02 302 3333. radissonblu.com/en/plazahotel-bangkok
Goji Kitchen + Bar at Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park
INDULGE in the festive dining experiences at Goji Kitchen + Bar for Christmas and New Year at Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park. Christmas Eve will feature both a brunch (B1,800++) and dinner (B2,200++) and includes mulled wine and eggnog.
On Christmas Day, Santa Claus will visit the holiday brunch (B2,200++) to hand out gifts, and dinner will feature an abundance of festive dishes (B1,800++).
The New Year’s Eve dinner (B2,561++) will have an impressive spread of oyster, Boston lobster and other seafood treats, and the New Year buffet brunch (B2,200++) is one reason to put those weight loss resolutions on hold to indulge in the feast.
02 059 5999. marriott.com/hotels/hotel-information/restaurant/bkkqp-bangkokmarriott- marquis-queen%E2%80%99s-park/
Dusit Thani Bangkok
THIS festive season, celebrate at Dusit Thani Bangkok and feel the joy of Christmas and New Year. All of their outlets will be featuring some of the best
deals in town, including The Pavilion, 22 Kitchen & Bar, Hamilton’s Steak House, Benjarong, The Mayflower, Thien Duong and the Lobby Lounge.
The Christmas Eve and Christmas Day brunch and dinner are B2,561++ per person, and the New Year’s Eve dinner and countdown party is priced at B3,988++ per person.
The Mayflower (Cantonese) and Thien Duong (Vietnamese) restaurants will be serving set menus on December 24-25 and again on December 31 from 11.30am-2.30pm and from 6-10pm.
Lobby Lounge will offer tasty afternoon tea daily throughout the month of December from 2.30-5.30pm for B1,550++ for two persons which includes coffee or tea at Dusit Smoothies.
02 200 9000. dusit.com
ENJOY this festive season amongst friends and family at the Royal Oak pub on Sukhumvit Road with a special three-course set menu. A choice of pumpkin soup with crusty bread, smoked salmon roll or finely sliced smoked duck breast with orange segments will be served. The main course includes succulent roast turkey breast with apricot, cranberry and almond stuffing and honey glazed baked ham served with all the trimmings. Guests also have a choice of steamed Christmas pudding with vanilla and brandy sauce, chocolate lava cake with vanilla cream or apple rose cheesecake with vanilla cream for dessert. The Christmas menu is priced at B1,095 net per person.
02 662 1652. royaloakthailand.com
ONE of Bangkok’s most famous pubs, Robin Hood, is rolling out the ultimate
Christmas feast just in time for the holiday season. For only B1,250, diners can
indulge in duck liver and brandy parfait with melba toasts, smoked salmon rolls and calamari with tartar sauce. This is followed by a classic Caesar salad, and certainly the highlight of the meal is the cider and rosemary roasted turkey, prime rib of beef and fillet of Norwegian salmon. Finish the meal with your choice of dessert, including a Christmas pudding with brandy custard, vanila ice cream or chocolate mousse.
02 662 3390. robinhoodbangkok.com
THE festive season is right around the corner, and Baba Beach Club Hua Hin is preparing for the celebration. There are plenty of holiday happenings at the club, including a Christmas Eve and Christmas Day exclusive four-course set lunch and dinner menu for B1,250++ per person as well as the a la carte at Baba Beach Bar & Restaurant. There will also be a New Year’s Eve Gala for B5,000++ per person which includes their gala dinner, free flow soft drinks and one bottle of sparkling per couple. The price is B2,500++ per child ages 5-11. Finally, they will throw an extravagant New Year’s Eve beach party for B1,100 net per person which will include two glasses of wine, local beers or sparkling.
032 899 130. bababeachclub.com/huahin
GET behind the exciting Christmas and New Year dining experiences
at Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa. The hotel will feature a total of eight
different festive events, the first being their Christmas Eve dinner at
Amber Kitchen. The evening will feature turkey with all the trimmings,
Boston lobster, free-flow soft drinks and a welcome glass of Glühwein for
B2,700++ per person.
The New Year’s Eve Wine & Dine event at Big Fish is sure to be a hit and
is only B2,900++ per person with a welcome glass of Glühwein. Live music,
Thai dancing and an extravagant display of international cuisine will greet
visitors and help them make their night a memorable one.
032 904 666. marriott.com/hotels/travel/hhqmr-hua-hin-marriott-resort-and-spa
Festive season at InterContinental Hua Hin Resort
THE festive season is around the corner, and Azure restaurant is preparing a romantic five-course Christmas Eve dinner for guests. Have a memorable holiday meal on Christmas Eve with a special five-course set menu amidst an idyllic setting at Azure restaurant, InterContinental Hua Hin Resort. The dinner is from 7-10.30pm and is priced at B5,999++ per person which will include one glass of sparkling wine.
032 616 999. huahin.intercontinental.com
Hyatt Regency Hua Hin
CHRISTMAS is all about spending time with friends and family, and there is no better venue to do so than at Hyatt Regency Hua Hin. Figs Restaurant will host a Christmas Eve family dinner from 6.30-10.30pm. The expert culinary team will create loads of Christmas comforts including slow-roasted turkey, honeyglazed ham, beef prime rib and much more. Asian and Thai-inspired dishes will also be available, and the event will certainly be memorable as the opera of classical music from ‘Fivera Band’ and their resident band entertain guests. Santa Claus will also be making an appearance, and children are welcome to enjoy the playground featuring games and activities.
The price is B3,299++ per person which is inclusive of a welcoming glass of sparkling wine or B1,699++ for children aged 6-12.
032 521 234. huahin.regency.hyatt.com
Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya
THE Hard Rock Cafe Pattaya will be holding a number of celebratory experiences this holiday season. On Christmas Eve, the renowned restaurant will have a ‘Santa Rock’ evening priced at B899 net per adult or B499 net per child. Festive eats include traditional roast turkey, glazed ham and more, and Christmas carol singers and Santa Claus will be making an appearance. They will also feature a Christmas charcoal BBQ buffet at Starz Diner with a number of fresh seafood selections in addition to a live duo band, carol singers and a visit from Santa Claus. The price is B1,299 per person which includes a complimentary glass of traditional mulled wine. The price is B650 net per child. Ring in the new year at the unique ‘Garden of Elves’ party, where their garden at Hard Rock Hotel will be transformed into a green space seemingly straight out of ‘The Lord of the Rings.’
There will be a buffet dinner, live band, magic, games, an archer performance,
ice sculptures and, of course, fireworks to end the evening with a bang. The price is B3,888 net per adult (includes one welcome drink) or B1,945 per child. Kids under 12 eat free for all celebrations.
InterContinental Pattaya Resort
MAKE your holiday season a special one at the InterContinental Pattaya Resort. This beachside resort will host a Christmas Eve buffet dinner at Elements Restaurant featuring turkey, stuffing, a selection of roast cuts and more. Stocking fillers will be provided by Santa Claus himself, and the cost is B2,300++ per adult or B1,150++ per child. Free flow wine is available for an additional B900++. There will also be a Christmas Day buffet lunch at Elements Restaurant serving up holiday favourites while children in attendance can enjoy free access to Planet Trekkers and another visit from Santa and his gift bag for B2,300++ per adult or B1,150++ per child.
038 259 888. pattaya.intercontinental.com