- 1 Time to bust out your stretchy pants with these wallet-friendly festive treats.
- 2 Baba Chews Bar & Eatery at Lodge Indigo Singapore Katong
- 3 The Carvery at Park Lodge Alexandra
- 4 Sky22 at Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena
- 5 L’Espresso at Goodwood Park Lodge
- 6 Ginger at PARKROYAL on Seashore Street
- 7 Atrium at Pan Pacific Singapore
- 8 The Sq. Restaurant at Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay
- 9 Rumah Rasa at Bay Lodge Singapore
- 10 21 on Rajah at Days Lodge by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park
- 11 Straits Café at Rendezvous Lodge
- 12 Saltwater Café at Village Lodge Changi
Time to bust out your stretchy pants with these wallet-friendly festive treats.
It’s virtually Christmas – probably the most fantastic time of the yr, when the feasts are fabulous and energy don’t rely (oh, how we want)! We all know, this being the gifting season means you don’t have a lot room on the finances for an indulgent meal. However rejoice — not all buffets are expensive. Hold up your apron as a result of we’ve scoured the island for luxurious Christmas buffets that may assist you to usher within the Yuletide cheer, with out roasting your pockets – yay!
Baba Chews Bar & Eatery at Lodge Indigo Singapore Katong
Photograph: Baba Chews
Peranakan-inspired Christmas delights at Baba Chews Bar and Eatery are positive to please even the Bibiks in your loved ones. Housed in an enthralling conservation constructing within the heritage wealthy Katong neighbourhood, Baba Chews’ feast includes a superb buffet choice that features choices which might be cooked à la minute.
Savour the likes of Assam Curry Turkey Breast stewed in a do-it-yourself rempah (spice paste), Crackling Pork Stomach Panggang that’s marinated with satay sauce and slow-roasted to crispy perfection, and the café’s signature Beef Brief Ribs Rendang. Different must-tries are the indulgent Chendol Xmas Log and the decadent Baba’s “Oyster Omelette” Soup that encompasses a golden onsen egg, oyster soup espuma and Avruga caviar.
Value: $60++ per individual (worth just for dinner on Christmas Eve)
Baba Chews is at #01-01 Katong Sq., 86 East Coast Street, tel: 6723 2025. Go to right here.
The Carvery at Park Lodge Alexandra
Photograph: Park Lodge Alexandra
A delicious forest feast awaits at Park Lodge Alexandra this yr! Recognized for its succulent roasts, The Carvery is providing premium meats which might be perfumed with earthy herbs and spices, together with the extremely fragrant black truffle. This Christmas’ repertoire consists of Beef Wellington, Turkey Roulade with Spinach, Mottainai Lamb Leg and Balsamic Braised Beef Brief Ribs.
Don’t miss the star of the present – Spit-Roasted Hen with Truffle. Brined in an fragrant tub for 24 hours, the hen is slathered with truffle butter, spiked with rosemary and roasted to juicy perfection. Yum.
Value: $58++ per grownup, $32++ per baby (worth for lunch on Christmas Eve)
The Carvery is at Degree 7, Park Lodge Alexandra, 323 Alexandra Street, tel: 6828 8880. Go to right here.
Sky22 at Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena
Photograph: Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena
Christmas lunch at Sky22 is a deal with for each the palate and the eyes. You’ll be greeted with an unimaginable array of indulgent classics, together with Ham Hock and Foie Gras with Berry Compote, Sky22’s Signature Lobster Thermidor, Oyster Rockefeller, Sluggish-Roast Prime Ribs in Port Wine Sauce, and Black Forest Bûche de Noël.
Whereas eating on the 22nd flooring of the lodge, you’ll additionally get to feast your eyes upon the panoramic view of the encompassing cityscape — an exquisite companion to a satisfying meal.
Value: $56++ per grownup, $28++ per baby aged 6 to 12 (worth for lunch on Christmas Day)
Sky22 is at Degree 22 of Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena, 99 Irrawaddy Street, tel: 6378 2040. Go to right here.
L’Espresso at Goodwood Park Lodge
Photograph: Goodwood Park Lodge
Fancy a spot of tea? L’Espresso’s Christmas Eve English Afternoon Tea Buffet is certain to go away you happy to bits. Get whisked away to Downton Abbey, as you daintily savour the elegant unfold of sandwiches, chilled delicatessen (assume duck rillette with assorted breads) and delightful pastries on the lodge’s cosy café.
The buffet additionally comes with delicious scorching savouries, similar to Turkey & Chorizo Cottage Pie, Roasted Pork Stomach with Apple Puree and Maple Syrup Glazed Butternut Squash. Obtainable in two seatings (12 midday to 2.30pm and 3pm to five.30pm), the afternoon affair consists of two servings of espresso or tea. So satisfying, you’d be too stuffed for dinner!
Value: $68++ per grownup, $42++ per baby (worth for Christmas Eve)
L’Espresso is at Goodwood Park Lodge, 22 Scotts Street, tel: 6730 1743. Go to right here.
Ginger at PARKROYAL on Seashore Street
Photograph: PARKROYAL on Seashore Street
Because it first opened final yr, Ginger has been serving up crowd-pleasing native and worldwide spreads. This festive season, the buffet restaurant is placing an Asian twist on a number of Christmas classics, with dishes like Okinawa Black Sugar and Honey-glazed Ham with Oriental Salsa. One other star attraction is the decadent Gula Melaka Log Cake, which comes full with attap seed and pandan jelly.
You can too anticipate conventional favourites, together with Conventional Roasted Entire Turkey with cranberry sauce and pure pan jus, and Sluggish-roasted Boneless Leg of Lamb with roasted potatoes, caramelised onions and rosemary sauce. The perfect of each worlds!
Value: $68++ per grownup, $34++ per youngster (worth for lunch on Christmas Eve)
Ginger is at Degree 1, PARKROYAL on Seashore Street, 7500A Seashore Street, tel: 6505 5710. Go to right here.
Atrium at Pan Pacific Singapore
Photograph: Pan Pacific Singapore
The elegant Atrium is promising a festive excessive tea unfold of scrumptious proportions. Out there from 2.30pm to five.30pm, spend a stunning afternoon savouring limitless servings of English and Peranakan delights, while seated on plush pods that float on the lodge’s reflection pool.
A buffet line of distinctive savouries, akin to Nyonya Type Roasted Beef, Otah Salmon Fillet, Singapore Chilli Crab Quiche and Butterfly Pea Nasi Lemak, awaits, You’d even be handled to an array of jazzed up festive sweets, together with a Durian Xmas Log and Chestnut Choux. It’d be fairly the expertise.
Value: $58++ per individual (consists of two drinks) on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Atrium is at Degree 1, Pan Pacific Singapore, 7 Raffles Boulevard, tel: 6826 8240. Go to right here.
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The Sq. Restaurant at Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay
Photograph: Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay
Seafood lovers shall be stuffed to the gills at The Sq. Restaurant’s Christmas Day buffet. The splendid unfold of seafood on ice consists of child marron lobsters, oysters, prawns, stone crab claws, mussels and even scampi! The restaurant can also be serving up its signature Salted Egg Crayfish and Chilli Crab. The latter is a wealthy delicacy with beneficiant chunks of meat in large claws — value getting your arms soiled for.
And naturally, Christmas wouldn’t be full with out the classics. Their Roasted Turkey is cooked to perfection so its flesh, even the breast portion, is tender. However we particularly love the Baked Gammon Ham, which is deliciously smoky with mushy pink meat. Durian lovers, pile your plates with the lemak durian pengat which packs a satisfying punch.
Value: $68++ per grownup, $32++ per youngster aged 5 to 12 (worth for brunch and dinner on Christmas Day)
The Sq. Restaurant is at Degree 7, Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay, 177A River Valley Street, tel: 6433 8790. Go to right here.
Rumah Rasa at Bay Lodge Singapore
Photograph: Rumah Rasa, Bay Lodge Singapore
An entire Roast Lamb Leg on a spit, served with do-it-yourself rendang sauce? Signal us up! Bay Lodge Singapore’s Halal-certified Indonesian restaurant, Rumah Rasa, is serving up an uncommon Christmas unfold this yr. The spotlight of the feast is the Blue Fowl with Indomie Stuffing – a blue tandoori turkey that’s braised with blue butterfly pea, and served with spiced Indomie stuffing. Belief us, it’s nothing like something you’ve ever seen (or tasted) earlier than.
You can even anticipate different Indonesian delights, like Rendang Cottage Pie and Balinese Soup. For those who go for dinner on Christmas Eve, there will even be a stay barbeque station that options the lamb leg, kebabs, tiger prawns and extra!
Value: Christmas Eve Dinner with Reside Barbeque is $68++ per grownup, $38++ per baby aged 6 to 12; Christmas Day Lunch is priced at $48++ per grownup, $28++ per baby
Rumah Rasa is at Degree 1, Bay Lodge Singapore, 50 Telok Blangah Street, tel: 6818 6681. Go to right here.
21 on Rajah at Days Lodge by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park
Photograph: Days Lodge by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park
Christmas is a delightfully fragrant Mediterranean-inspired affair at 21 on Rajah. Lovely herbs and spices take centre-stage, because the Halal-certified buffet spotlights dishes corresponding to Roasted Beef Marinated with Mustard, Yoghurt and Combined Spices, Lamb Moussaka and its personal tackle the Christmas Turkey – a lemongrass-rubbed Roasted Turkey that’s full of dates and nuts, and served with cranberry sauce.
With seafood being a staple of the Mediterranean, the unfold additionally consists of Boston Lobsters (not from the area however yum!), Snow Crabs and different seafood on ice, in addition to Chilli Crab with Deep Fried Buns to appease native palates.
Value: Christmas Eve Dinner is priced at $56++ per grownup, $28++ per youngster aged 5 to 12; Christmas Day Brunch is $46++ per grownup, $23++ per baby
21 on Rajah is at Days Lodge by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park, 1 Jalan Rajah, tel: 6808 6847. Go to right here.
Straits Café at Rendezvous Lodge
Photograph: Rendezvous Lodge Singapore
True to its identify, Straits Café is serving up a feast of flavours from the Straits – specifically Penang, Melaka, Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. Feast upon the likes of KL Prawn Noodles, Klang Stylish Kut Teh and Ipoh Hen Rice for an Asian-flavoured Christmas. The buffet even stars a Malaysian Lok Lok Stall, the place you possibly can select components like sliced abalone, scallops and cuttlefish cooked to order and topped with quite a lot of sauces.
To full the festive cheer, the Halal-certified restaurant can also be serving up the classics, like Roasted Entire Turkey, Christmas Log Cake and Christmas Pudding. We approve.
Value: $58++ per individual (worth for lunch on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)
Straits Café is at Degree 1, Rendezvous Lodge, 9 Bras Basah Street, tel: 6707 7745. Go to right here.
Saltwater Café at Village Lodge Changi
Photograph: Village Lodge Changi
Go east, life is peaceable there. An idyllic oasis away from the hustle-and-bustle of the town, Saltwater Café is a superb place to chill out and luxuriate in an unhurried feast together with your family members.
The Halal-certified poolside restaurant is providing a luxurious unfold of conventional vacation favourites and Asian delights, resembling its award-winning Nonya Laksa, Durian Pengat Shooters and DIY rojak. One other crowd-pleaser is the Chill & Grill station, which serves up freshly barbequed succulent seafood and meats. Festive fare embrace a mouth-watering Roasted Turkey, Oven-Baked Salmon and numerous log desserts.
Value: $50++ per individual (worth for lunch on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)
Saltwater Café is at Degree 1, Village Lodge Changi, 1 Netheravon Street, tel: 6379 7018. Go to right here.
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