Make Christmas dinner in Hong Kong one to remember! Whether you’re indulging the family on Christmas Eve or heading out for a Christmas buffet in 2023, one thing is certain, these Hong Kong restaurants are pulling out all the stops.
Now is the time to book your Christmas buffet in 2023. Nothing signifies the festive season quite like getting merry at Christmas dinner. If you and your family are staying in Hong Kong for the holidays, it’s time to start planning your festive buffet brunch and Christmas dinner. Hong Kong has no shortage of delicious Christmas menus, so we’ve rounded up our favourite restaurants offering decadent feasts. There will be turkey, pudding, mulled wine and more, so if you don’t want to be slaving away in the kitchen, book early. Here are our top picks for Christmas dinner 2023 with the whole family in Hong Kong.
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The Italian Club Seafood Wine Bar
If you’re in the mood for Italian food this Christmas, head to The Italian Club Seafood Wine Bar. On Christmas Eve, you can feast on a delicious 10-course menu featuring lobster Catalana and scallop gratin for appetizers and pasta and fresh seafood for the main course with a side of homemade mashed potato, cherry tomato and red onion salad and more. Make sure to leave room for the dessert cart offering a selection of small homemade pastries. If you’ve got picky eaters in the family, there is also an a la carte menu with surf and turf and veggie options!
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When: Saturday, 24 December 2022
How Much: $2,380 per person
Restaurants With Traditional Christmas Dinner Menus 2022
This menu offers every dish that your family craves during the holidays. We’re talking mulled wine, cured duck ham, grilled turkey and praline chocolate tart. There is also a festive lunch set menu at the Tseung Kwan O location featuring roast beef, seabass and an assortment of pastas.
When: Saturday, December 24 to Monday, December 26 2022 at Elements brach; Monday, 21 November 2022 to Friday, 30 December 2022 at Tseung Kwan O branch
How Much: $395 per person for 2 courses, $460 per person for 3 courses and $520 per person for 4 courses. A 3-course children’s menu is available for $198 per child. Festive set lunch at Tseung Kwan O is $158 per person.
District 8 TKO, Alto Residences, Shop 10, G/F, 29 Tong Yin St, Tseung Kwan O, Hong Kong, 3500 5860
If you’re in the mood for a beachy but traditional Christmas, this three-course festive set menu features crispy squid, Christmas turkey and walnut chocolate pudding served with coffee caramel and vanilla ice cream that you can enjoy with an ocean view.
When: Wednesday, 21 December to Tuesday, 27 December 2022
How Much: $380 per adult and $180 per child
Bathers, 32 Lower Cheung Sha Village, South Lantau, Hong Kong, www.bathers.com
Feather & Bone
The three-course menus here feature sharing appetisers alongside a roast turkey roulade and a classic Christmas pudding to finish, plus a premium cheese platter.
When: Thursday, 15 November to Saturday, 31 December, 2022
How Much: $598 per person
This hearty and traditional Christmas meal comes with a brined and herb-smoked roast turkey with plum and cranberry sauce, leek and potato mash with Stracciatella cheese and mini pecan pies, to name just a few!
When: Saturday, 24 December to Monday, 26 December 2022
How Much: $390 for adults; $190 for children
You simply can’t go wrong with HUE’s floor-to-ceiling windows that directly face the Victoria Harbour, not to mention HUE’s festive dinner that includes foie gras terrine, Christmas turkey, black forest cake and more!
When: Saturday, 24 December and Sunday, 25 December 2022
How Much: Starting at $780 per person
More Restaurants with Traditional Christmas Dinners:
- Oolaa — Offering a classic turkey, honey-glazed ham, vegan Christmas meatloaf and all the trimmings. www.oolaagroup.com
- Ministry of Mussels — Enjoy two hours of free-flow roasted plates of steak, pork with crackling and sage citrus roasted chicken. www.ministryofmussels.com
- Kinship — Special festive appetizers, mains and sweet treats for sharing. www.kinshiphk.com
- Porterhouse — A hearty 5-course Christmas dinner set including salmon tart, wagyu beef tartare, foie gras, panettone pudding and more. www.shop.lkfe.com
Hotels With Christmas Dinner Menus
Lucciola, The Hari
A sumptuous brunch is just the thing to get into the festive spirit! Lucciola is offering a semi-buffet brunch that includes baked scampi, porcini mushroom risotto and tiramisu that will be a hit with the family!
When: Saturday, 24 December 2022 from 12pm to 3:30pm and 7pm to 8:15pm; Sunday 25 December 2022 from 12pm to 3:30pm
How Much: $1,088 per person for adults and $588 per person for kids aged 5 to 11 years
The Legacy House, Rosewood Hong Kong
When you dine at The Legacy House, not only will you enjoy its delicious new winter specials including clay pot rice, marinated Hokkaido snails and crispy local chicken, but also the top-notch service and sweeping views of the Victoria Harbour!
When: Starting from Thursday, 8 December 2022, 12noon to 2:30pm and 6pm to 10pm
How Much: $2,180 per person
Café Rivoli, Regal Hong Kong Hotel
A traditional Nordic dinner might be just what your family needs this Christmas. Café Rivoli is offering an authentic selection of Finnish salmon chowder, lobster marinara paella, danish rice pudding and more!
When: From Saturday, 24 December 2022 to Sunday, 1 January 2023
How Much: Prices start from $698 per person for adults and from $428 per person for kids aged 3 to 11 years.
The Verandah, The Peninsula Hong Kong
Kids who love trains will enjoy this train-themed Christmas dinner at The Verandah. Set amidst a miniature Alpine village with a train platform installation, you can grab delicious bites from the lunch or dinner buffet at the Verandah and dine inside the Peninsula Express train carriage.
When: Friday, 25 November 2022 to Tuesday, 3 January 2023
How much: Prices start from $1,388 per person for adults and from $888 per person for kids from 3 to 11 years.
The Verandah, 1/F, The Peninsula Hong Kong, Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, www.peninsula.com
Café 103, The Ritz Carlton
Where do we even begin – the floor-to-ceiling windows (with a view worth paying for!), the elegant dishes and the opulent dining offers. Patrons can opt for either a lunch or dinner buffet or also a festive afternoon tea set.
When: Saturday 24 December to Monday, 26 December 2022; Saturday, 31 December 2022 to Sunday, 1 January 2023
How much: Dining options start from $588 per person
The Tai Pan and Garden Lounge, The Murray
Sassy Mama can vouch for The Murray Festive Brunch featuring spreads of salads and cold cuts, paired with interactive activities for kids. We’re definitely eyeing the pizza-making activity and exclusive main course choices for families!
When: Saturday 24 December to Monday, 26 December 2022; Saturday, 31 December 2022 and Sunday, 1 January 2023
How much: $888 per adult and $368 per child
The Food Gallery, The Langham
From freshly shucked oysters to roast U.S. tom turkey and live-cooking stations, savour the best of East and West festive delicacies alongside a stunning array of quintessential Christmas treats (chocolate fountain included!).
When: Thursday, 1 December, 2022 to Sunday, 1 January, 2023
How much: Starting from $498 per person
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The Lounge (Lobby Level), JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
The family-style Christmas Dinner Buffet is one for all, from fresh seafood to a sashimi station and more, you’re in for a feast (with an impending food coma!).
When: Saturday, 24 and Sunday, 25 December 2022
How much: Starting from $1,188 per adult and $828 per child
More Hotels with Traditional Christmas Dinner Menus:
- Hotel Ballroom, Mandarin Oriental – Patrons can indulge in an array of festive buffet delights for dinner on the day of arrival or for lunch on the day of departure. www.mandarinoriental.com
- KITCHEN, W Hong Kong – A Christmas feast with free-flow bubbles for adults and soft drinks & juices for kids. www.whongkong.com
- The Astor and Food Hall, Eaton – Offering a Christmas package including a one-night stay and an enticing Christmas buffet at The Astor or coupons to feast at 9 stalls at Food Hall. www.eatonworkshop.com
- The Enclave, The Silveri – You can enjoy a special festive brunch featuring all the classic holiday trimmings or opt for the 5-course dinner set. www.thesilveri-hongkong.com
- Sunset Grill, Sheraton Tung Chung – A festive brunch featuring scrumptious mains for children and adults. www.sheratontungchung.com
- WM Hotel – A wide variety of Christmas lunch and dinner buffets and festive set dinner menus are available. www.wmhotel.com
- L’Envol, The St. Regis Hong Kong: The two-Michelin-starred establishment’s Christmas spread has a focus on the opulent black truffle. www.marriottbonvoyasia.com
Hong Kong Restaurants Serving Alternative Christmas Dinner Menus
If you’re looking to enjoy a Mediterranean Christmas brunch with the family then Basin has got you covered. From succulent spring chicken, flavorful ribeye and grilled sea bass to an indulgent red fruit pavlova for those with a sweet tooth, this brunch will make your festive season all the merrier!
When: All Saturdays and Sundays in December from 12pm to 3pm
How Much: $690 per person
We won’t spoil it for you but there will be three feasting dishes — Turkey Ballotine, Cranberry Tabouli, and Garlic Rice Pilaf – for guests to share family-style around the table!
When: Until Saturday. 31 December, 2022
How much: Starting from $610 per person
Alongside classics like Roast Turkey Breast and Beef Bourguinon, indulge in Paneer Butter Masala, Smoked Salmon Mousse and Cucumber Tartlet and finish off with the perfect Christmas Pudding.
When: Thursday, 1 to Saturday, 31 December, 2022
How much: Starting from $268 per person
Dim Sum Library
Celebrate the festive season with an alternate meal at Dim Sum Library’s Dinner Stories, with unlimited dim sum and hot dishes for two hours. Kids will love the Snowman bao that are almost too cute to eat!
When: Tuesday, 13 to Tuesday, 27 December; 5.30pm to 9pm
How much: $438
Editor’s Note: “Christmas Dinner, Brunch, Lunch: Christmas Menus In Hong Kong” was most recently updated in November 2022 by Fashila Kanakka and Najuka Redkar.