Christmas Buffets in Singapore - 8 Must-Try Places
By , 09 Nov 2016
Staying in town for the holiday season? Even if you are not covered in down jackets and ducking snowballs, make your Christmas in Singapore more than perfect with our wide array of gastronomic Christmas-themed buffets! Your only worry would be insufficient time and stomach space to check them all out. So pick your favourites and start making the reservations for you and your loved ones to book your spot!
Here is our round-up of the 8 best Christmas Buffets in Singapore to stuff your face in this December:
1. The Carvery
As the name of the establishment suggests, this carnivore’s favourite is roasting some succulent cuts laden with festive flavours this Christmas season menu! Draped in a black forest theme selection, The Carvery is filling its three-metre long carving station with stellar dishes, which took inspiration from produce originating from the German woodlands. Expect a gargantuan spread featuring Crown Roast of Pork, US Black Angus Beef Prime Rib, Roast Turkey, Black Forest Trifle, German Potato Pancakes (Kartoffelpuffer), and a wide array of gourmet sausages! To top it off, you will be wolfing down this glorious feast accompanied by the merry sounds of carolers!
Address: 323 F Park Hotel Alexandra, 7 Alexandra Rd, Park Hotel Alexandra, Singapore 159972 (Google Maps)
Dates: 12 Dec 2016 to 1 Jan 2017
Prices: $45 (Monday - Friday lunch), $48 (Saturday – Sunday lunch), $58 (Sunday - Thursday dinner), $68 (Friday - Saturday dinner).
Oscar’s may be slightly underrated compared to other hotel buffets in Singapore, but its choices and quality is nothing short of amazing! This Christmas, Oscar’s will have your tum feeling jolly with their ultra-fresh crustacean bar, à la minute pasta stations dishing out freshly made ravioli with sea prawns or lobster, and a well-curated X’mas roast station. Keep your eyes peeled and belly empty for the turkey paired with spicy cranberry jus and honey, pineapple glazed Christmas ham with applesauce and double-cooked pork belly marinated with Argentinian spices! Don’t be surprised to leave the as stuffed as Santa.
Address: Conrad Centennial Singapore, 2 Temasek Boulevard, Singapore 038982 (Google Maps)
Dates: From 1 - 23 December and 27 - 30 December.
Prices: $62++ (Lunch), $75++ (Sunday - Thursday) and $86++ (Friday - Saturday) for dinner.
Do check the prices for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day via the menu here!
After a whole year of hustling, there is no better way to celebrate than indulging to your heart’s content at one of Singapore’s favourite culinary wonderland, Mezza9. Hear the jingles from the horizon and the rumbling from your stomach at the mere mention of the name. This Christmas, Mezza9 will be treating their diners to a spectacular international fare, from Chinese, Japanese, Thai to Western cuisines. Highlights include an impressive seafood bar of Maine lobsters, scallops, red king crab and more; premium meats grilled over a Jarrah hardwood; an artisan charcuterie and more. With such noteworthy line-up, Christmas can’t get any more satisfying with this menu.
Address: 10 Scotts Road, Grand Hyatt Hotel, Grand Hyatt Singapore, Singapore 228211 (Google Maps)
Prices: $178++ (with alcohol), $138++ (without alcohol), and $98++ (per child, aged 4-12).
Usher in the Christmas feasting with a Cantonese twist at Mitzo’s Holiday Champagne Brunch! Think sexy gourmet Chinese food and you get magical creations such as the soft shell crab with curry floss, deep-fried lobster claw with salted egg puff, steamed scallop in hollandaise sauce and much more. Those aside, there are also 40 types of delectable seafood dishes, reinvented dim sum, premium roasts and wok dishes to awaken your gastronomic senses. So if your Asian roots are tugging your heartstrings, head over to Mitzo for a very classy, Oriental brunch with a dash of Christmas flavour.
Address: Mitzo, Level 4 Grand Park Orchard, 270 Orchard Road, Singapore 238857 (Google Maps)
Dates: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, 11.30am to 2.30pm
Prices: $88++ (choice of a glass of champagne, wines and beers) $148++ (free flow champagne, cocktails, wines and beers).
Enjoy the sumptuous holiday spread at EDGE spanning across seven hearty live food theatres, presenting to you Christmas charcuterie such as the special Christmas Ham and succulent Wagyu Beef Striploin. No Christmas is complete without a turkey, so head over to the Carving Station and grab yourself a generous portion of aromatic Roasted Whole Norfolk Turkey, complemented with the Raclette Cheese Station. When you are done with the savoury delights, prepare your ‘second stomach’ for a luxurious selection of Christmas sweets, such as Fresh Raspberry Log Cake and Santa Hat Chocolate Strawberry Petit Gateau and Milk Chocolate!
Address: Pan Pacific Singapore, Level 3, 7 Raffles Boulevard Singapore 039595 (Google Maps)
Dates: 18 November to 23 December, and 26 December 2016; 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Prices: S$78 per adult, S$39 per child (Sundays and Tuesdays), S$98 per adult, S$49 per child (Wednesdays to Saturdays).
At Seasonal Tastes, there is definitely a well-curated line-up this festive season. Celebrate the year’s milestones with a hungry get-together of family and friends, satisfying almost every imaginable craving. Indulge merrily in the alluring Christmas mainstays such as Apple-Glazed Turkey, Pineapple and Truffle Glazed Christmas Ham, Bread and Sage Stuffing, gourmet cuts served at the live carving station, alongside the top quality seafood. The venue is perched on level 32 of the new Westin Singapore, offering breath-taking, panoramic views of the stunning skyline from its ceiling to floor windows as you dine.
Address: 12 Marina View, Level 32 Asia Square Tower 2, Singapore 018961 (Google Maps)
Prices: Christmas Eve (Dinner) - $88++ (with one glass of champagne), $158++ (with free flow of champagne, beer, wine, soft drink or juice), Christmas Day (Lunch and Dinner) - $88++ (with one glass of champagne), $158++ (with free flow of champagne, beer, wine, soft drink or juice).
Gather your loved ones and dive into Indulge at Park’s ‘Christmas Close to Home’ buffet, experiencing the warm fuzzy homey feeling as you degust the heart-warming dishes complete with a touch of yuletide magic. Inspired by the rich and distinctive Singapore flavours, delight your taste buds with a burst of fusion creations such as Smoked Turkey Claypot rice and duck liver and maraschino cherry mille-feuille with yuzu jam. Try dressing in loose-fitting clothes, as you will definitely be loosening your belt after wolfing down a few helpings!
Address: Grand Park City Hall, 10 Coleman Street, Singapore 179809 (Google Maps)
Dates: Daily from 1 Dec - 31 Dec 2016
Prices: $55++ (adult) and $27.50++ (child) for Lunch (12-2.30pm), $70++ (adult) and $35++ (child) for Dinner (6:30-10:30pm).
8. The Salon
Submerge in the joyous mood and indulge in a shared gastronomic experience with your loved ones at the iconic hotel nestled within the verdant Fort Canning. The Salon has presented its impressive Christmas menu with very promising and reinvented festive mainstay such as the spicy tom yum whole roast turkey. Start off with one of their mouth-watering starters including Hokkaido scallop confit and salmon caviar with Asian pesto, or Black Pepper Smoked Free Range Duck with Sweet Mango Salsa. They also have an excellent fresh Seafood bar serving fresh oysters, blue mussels and red-tailed prawns, paired with condiments such as saffron aioli and tequila lime mignonette. Don’t miss out on the Crackling pork belly with rice wine and pesto chilli as well!
Address: Hotel Fort Canning Singapore, 11 Canning Walk Singapore 178881 (Google Maps)
Prices: $98++ (Adult) and $49++ (Child) for Christmas Eve Dinner, $108++ (Adult) and $54++ (Child) for Christmas Day Lunch.