Have a merry Christmas dining feast at these top restaurants and hotels in Singapore.
‘Tis the season to be jolly! After shopping for Christmas trees, Yule decorations and gifts, it’s time to make your way to exquisite restaurants in Singapore for the ultimate holiday feast – from lunch to dinner. We’re talking roast turkey, glorious meat, decadent log cakes, sumptuous sides and more. Scroll through our Christmas food guide for top picks…
Ultimate Christmas 2023 dining guide in Singapore
1. Raffles Hotel Singapore
This holiday season, experience the epitome of festive luxury at Raffles Hotel Singapore. Begin the celebrations with the exquisite festive afternoon tea at The Grand Lobby, featuring a stunning array of handcrafted pastries and sweet treats. Savour delights like velvety chocolate profiteroles, buttery scones and savoury sandwiches, paired with hot tea, coffee or a choice of bubbly.
Keep the Christmas spirit going at Michelin-starred restaurant, La Dame de Pic, for a divine spread of French cuisine. Up for some live-cooking magic? Visit Butcher’s Block for an avant-garde, multi-course feast, expertly prepared with wood-fire to bring out incredible flavour depths. Come Christmas Day, cap off the epicurean experience with a decadent buffet at the iconic Bar and Billiard Room. Groove to electrifying music while indulging in a delectable spread, alongside a selection of champagne, wines and cocktails. Psst: we hear there’ll be an exciting lucky draw and a DJ on the ground, too!
Raffles Hotel Singapore, 1 Beach Road, Singapore 189673
2. Andaz Singapore
Gear up for a jolly good time at Andaz Singapore this yuletide. For a daytime soiree, swing by all-day dining spot Alley on 25 on weekends throughout December. Its Lazy Breakfast features expansive brunch offerings, including hearty mains like Andaz shakshuka and juicy wagyu burger; international, Western and Asian faves; as well as festive treats. For an additional $40 per pax, toast to bottomless tipples and DIY cocktails! Or, drop by on afternoons for the Festive Tea-scape – it’s your chance to indulge in handcrafted sweets and savouries, such as vegetable tikka turnover pie, sesame praline eclair and whisky-perfumed English fruit cake.
Come Christmas Eve and Day, don’t miss the holiday buffet at Alley on 25, boasting the likes of seafood on ice and artisanal cheese; classics like honey-glazed ham and veal osso buco; alongside seasonal desserts such as Christmas pudding and pistachio panettone. Wanna soak in breathtaking views while feasting? Head to steakhouse 665°F for its Asian-inspired four-course menu. We’re eyeing the tangy amberjack crudo, fresh oysters smoked with applewood, and exquisite mains – think delicate wild turbout cured with kombu leaves and shio-koji aged stockyard wagyu striploin.
Andaz Singapore, 5 Fraser Street, Singapore 189354
3. Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
Herald in the season of merrymaking with a delectable Christmas buffet at Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium. With the likes of fresh seafood on ice, seasonal must-haves and local favourites, get ready to feast your heart out at this halal-certified restaurant. Indulge in dishes such as creamy parmesan and shrimp risotto, glazed honey chicken ham with cranberry sauce, and summery ratatouille. To end the spectacular feast on a high note, dig into festive sweet treats like classic log cakes, Christmas puddings and cookies.
Keep an eye out for other crowd-pleasers – available only on selected dates – including beef wellington, roasted turkey, baby rock lobster, as well as an assortment of barbecue delights like squid, otah, chicken wings and sausages. Be sure to secure a spot at this yuletide feast from 20 November. It’s time to have your Christmas dinner sorted in style!
Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium, 317 Outram Road, Singapore 169075
4. The English House, by Marco Pierre White
Craving a traditional British-style Christmas dinner in Singapore? Well, you’re in luck. The culinary team has put together a tantalising festive roast menu (from $88) using the finest seasonal ingredients and available throughout December. Look forward to dishes such as lobster bisque, lamb roast fillet with mint sauce, pork belly with crackling in apple sauce, Christmas pudding, and more. Dining with little ones? They get their own festive menu too!
The English House, by Marco Pierre White, 28 Mohamed Sultan Road, Singapore 238972
5. InterContinental Singapore
Let the holiday magic unfold at InterContinental Singapore’s The Lobby Lounge, with yuletide-themed afternoon tea sets that will put you in the festive spirit. Presented by executive pastry chef Jason Goh, expect exquisite treats like ivory snow white chocolate yule cake and chestnut creme with sphere delishoux. While you’re there, sip on seasonal cocktails that encapsulate the holiday cheer. Our top picks are Claus’ hot cocoa, a decadent vodka-based medley; and traditional eggnog, a velvety blend of brandy, cream, vanilla and nutmeg.
The merrymaking continues at snazzy Italian bistronomic restaurant, Luce by Davide Giacomelli. Clink glasses at its celebratory Sunday champagne brunch, complete with a smorgasbord of festive delights, Italian specialities and international favourites. Tuck into seafood varieties like Boston lobster, Australian rock oysters and snow crab leg; succulent roasts such as Angus striploin and roasted turkey; as well as holiday-themed desserts. Swing by The Lobby Lounge for the classic afternoon tea, available daily from 16 Nov 2023 to 1 Jan 2024; and Luce by Davide Giacomelli for the champagne brunch on Sundays, from 19 to 26 Nov 2023.
Perk alert: make your reservations before 30 Nov, and use the promo codes ‘HCTLL15’ and ‘HCLUCEf15’ to enjoy 15% off the total bill at The Lobby Lounge and Luce by Davide Giacomelli respectively! Available for dining on 24, 25, 31 Dec 2023 and 1 Jan 2024.
InterContinental Singapore, 80 Middle Road, Singapore 188966
6. Voco Orchard Singapore
Ready to wine and dine to your heart’s content? Head to Opus Bar and Grill at Voco Orchard Singapore for a culinary extravaganza all December. Held on every Sunday, Christmas Eve and Day, treat yourself to the festive brunch, boasting fresh seafood like Boston lobsters and snow crab legs; wood-fire grilled specialties of pork ribs and porterhouse lamb chops; as well as international faves. The feasting is made sweeter with over 20 dessert options, including Brandy-infused fruit cake, classic panettone and the D9 signature cheesecake log.
Not an early riser? The Christmas Eve dinner buffet offers an equally impressive repertoire of seasonal must-eats, international delicacies and holiday-inspired sweet treats. For an intimate affair, treat your beau to the four-course set dinner for two – available on 22, 23 Dec, and Christmas Day. Seafood lovers also have greater reason to rejoice this month, with the festive surf and turf platter that’s perfect for four. Available daily except from 22 to 25 Dec, savour a delectable spread featuring juicy turkey roulade, grilled half lobster and buttery salmon wellington, served with irresistible sauces.
Voco Orchard Singapore, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883
7. Copthorne King’s Hotel Singapore
Love classic Christmas dishes but craving the familiarity of our local flavours? Don’t fret because Copthorne King’s Hotel Singapore’s got you covered with its Penang-Peranakan Buffet from 15 to 30 December. Forks out for an impressive buffet spread filled with Penang rojak, braised duck leg with eggs in soya sauce, wok-fried porridge and a nasi kandar station with nasi lemak, mutton rendang, udang mask lemak and sayur lodeh. Don’t forget to drop by the live station for Penang char kway teow and Hokkien mee, amongst other dishes.
On 25 and 31 December, and 1 January, feast on the chef’s special carvings such as roasted turkey breast with buah keluak sauce, honey glazed ham, sauteed brussels sprouts with bacon and more. Oh, and did we mention that kids under the age of five can dine for free? Gather the family and make those reservations to spend this holiday season bonding with the finest festive flavours around town.
Copthorne King’s Hotel Singapore, 403 Havelock Road, Singapore 169632
8. Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay, Singapore
Singapore’s Christmas dining scene just got a luxurious upgrade with these festive treats. Indulge in a symphony of flavours with Peppermint’s Yuletide favourites like the signature traditional slow roast turkey. For a cheesy twist, dive into the cheese fondue, where pumpkin brie cheese dip meets the ham and cheese roll. Conclude your feast with a spectacular array of Christmas cakes and desserts: we’re eyeing the yuzu strawberry chocolate yule log, passion fruit sesame praline yule log, pink peppercorn cream cheese mixed berries gateaux, and the Manjari chocolate with cherry.
Plus, immerse yourself in Chef de Cuisine Leon Yee’s Swing Grill Specials, available during dinner on weekends, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve. Expect a carnivore’s dream lineup: balsamic glazed black angus beef prime rib, slow-grilled whole baby lamb, roast baby spring chicken with Asian five spice and more. This is your sign to make space in your cal for a feast.
Peppermint, Parkroyal Collection Marina Bay, Singapore, Level 4, 6 Raffles Boulevard, Singapore 039594
9. Parkroyal Collection Pickering, Singapore
It’s Christmas season and we’re excited for Lime Restaurant’s line-up. From now till 30 December 2023 (excluding Christmas weekend), round up the fam for holiday lunch, brunch and dinner buffets. You’ll be enjoying creations like crustacean bisque, black mussels with garlic herb butter, and Italian chicken parmigiana alongside Christmas classics such as roast turkey breast, Australian marbled beef loin and apricot crumble yule logs.
Planning something special for the year-end? Book a table for 23 to 25 December 2023 or 31 December 2023 to 1 January 2024 to celebrate Christmas and New Year’s. You’ll feast on fresh oysters, pineapple-glazed smoked gammon ham, Singapore-style seafood “otah” mousse-stuffed salmon wellington and more. Plus, look out for the eggs live station and pizza during brunch, or jamon Iberico and pan-seared foie gras on honey brioche at dinner. End off with sweets like gingerbread latte verrine or chestnut tart.
If you’re in the mood for afternoon tea, pop by from now till 1 January 2024 for festive-inspired light bites such as smoked salmon cream cheese macaroon, coconut mango petit log cake and Christmas bauble au chocolat. Throw in a glass of sparkling wine or champagne and clink to 2023!
Parkroyal Collection Pickering, Singapore, 3 Upper Pickering Street, Singapore 058289
10. Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard
Up for an unforgettable feast this Christmas? Make your way to Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard City Centre’s Window on the Park for its delectable fiery festive buffet. Available daily from now till 2 Jan 2024, this halal-certified restaurant serves up a scrumptious spread all day – yes, we’re talking brunch, lunch and dinner. Immerse in a symphony of flavours with standouts including curry devil’s chicken, roasted salmon fillet with gorilla sauce, and the all-time fave of honey and citrus glazed ham.
Exclusive to the brunch and dinner menus, drop by the carving station for a slice (or more, we won’t judge) of the spicy torch ginger flower and chilli padi turkey – a stellar combination with chicken and chestnuts stuffing and an array of condiments. Don’t miss out on the grill station, featuring succulent rock lobster, Australian lamb chop and more. Plus, the feasting is made sweeter with a one-for-one deal available for weekend brunch and daily dinner reservations. Think this feast can’t get any better? Well, that’s not all: secure your booking before 10 Dec to relish an additional 15% off!
Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard, 11 Cavenagh Road, Singapore 229616
Have an intimate Christmas dining experience at this one Michelin-starred restaurant. The Italian hideaway offers a celebration of winter ingredients with a four-course Christmas Eve Lunch ($118 per pax) and a seven-course Christmas Eve Dinner ($258 per pax). Highlights include the guinea fowl with mortadella and black truffle consomme; veal tongue with smoked sardines and salsa verde; beef tartare with smoked bone marrow and parmigiano vacche rosse; and white Peking duck with oabika, rainbow beetroot and coffee. Can you hear our stomachs growling already?
Braci, Level 5 and 6, 52 Boat Quay, Singapore 049841
Unwrap a world of Christmas delights with Chimichanga’s festive feast available from 22 December to 31 December. Indulge in the Surf and Turf sharing platter for two, with wagyu hanging tenderloin, grilled Argentinian red prawns, and crispy butter confit potatoes. Save room for the sweet finale with the delightful lemon tart – a perfect blend of buttery goodness, zesty lemon curd, and a burst of freshness from berries.
Chimichanga, available at Little India, Holland Village and Paya Lebar locations
13. Tanglin Cookhouse
Take a sleigh ride to Tanglin Cookhouse for a Christmas celebration that blends tradition with a dash of modern flair. From 1 to 31 December, mix and match your festive favourites with the quintessentially English Christmas three-course lunch set at $48. For dinner, take a seat to enjoy the three-course ($58) and four-course ($68) meals. Warm up with creamy celeriac soup, before tucking into Christmas turkey Wellington, crispy roasted pork belly, pistachio-crusted salmon, and roasted stuffed aubergines. Get the Christmas Beef Wellington Family Feast set at $238 if you’re dining with a big group – it’s got a whole beef Wellington and a sleigh full of sides!
Tanglin Cookhouse, available at Tanglin Mall and Paya Lebar Quarter locations
Need a change of scenery? Make your way to Koma for a lavish five-course dinner menu ($210 per pax, $420 per couple) from 23 to 26 December. Kick off the feast with tuna tartare topped with caviar, then savour the rich flavours of roasted duck soup, sashimi and the chef’s bara-chirashi combo. For the main event, choose from glorious options like the US prime sirloin with foie gras and amadai tempura, or the mouthwatering Iberico pork cutlet. And let’s not forget the grand finale — desserts crafted by the pastry team.
Koma, #B1-67, Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018972
15. Ce La Vi
Usher in the jolly season with a slew of seasonal menus at Ce La Vi. The five-course festive feast ($188), which is available from 24 to 26 Dec 2023, is all about traditional classics presented with a contemporary Asian twist. Offerings include curry prawn cocktail, butternut squash “wanton”, organic chicken, wagyu beef short rib, and more. Of course, we can’t forget dessert: Christmas fruit cake with orange dark chocolate cremeux and whisky vanilla mousse. Sounds positively delish! Top up for wine pairings ($98) and raise a toast to the holiday cheer in stunning surroundings.
Ce La Vi, Level 57, Marina Bay Sands SkyPark, Hotel Tower 3, 1 Bayfront Avenue, 018971
Sleigh your taste buds with Boeuf’s Christmas four-course sharing set menu ($79 per pax) available from 1 to 31 December. Grab a buddy (or more!) to indulge in the sizzling homemade crab cake and the show-stopping baked bamboo lobster. Choose your wagyu adventure with options like charcoal-grilled wagyu picanha steak or level up with premium cuts. Top up $10 per pax for the Iwate wagyu sirloin steak or $20 for the Miyazaki A5 wagyu steak. And for a sweet ending, indulge in the decadent delights of Le Matin’s roasted hay and pecan tart or the luscious moelleux au chocolat.
Boeuf, 159 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 068614
Forks out for Meadesmoore’s Christmas Platter ($200), a festive feast that’s pure magic. From 11 to 25 December, enjoy a flavour-packed meal featuring the berbere spiced white Pyrenees lamb rack, apricot and chestnut-stuffed turkey breast, and the mouthwatering 2GR full blood rump cap. Elevate your bites with condiments like Turkish cacik, savoury bordelaise sauce, and rich truffle jus. For the grand finale, indulge in the Christmas twist of Eton Mess – a Mont Blanc masterpiece with French chestnuts, homemade chestnut ice cream, griottine cherries, and heavenly crème chantilly.
Meadesmoore, Level 2, 21A Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069620
18. Fat Belly
Fat Belly is bringing the festive feast of your dreams with a special five-course Christmas dinner ($98 per diner). Available only from 22 to 25 December, it’s culinary bliss with highlights like compressed watermelon with whipped ricotta, octopus drizzled in green goddess dressing, and a Magret duck breast with cherry gel. For the mains, savour the charcoal-grilled Canadian primrose pork ribeye cap or upgrade to the 2GR full blood wagyu tri-tip (with a $20 supplement) – all paired with roasted sunchoke puree and heirloom root vegetables.
And because we believe in sweet endings, indulge in the housemade rhubarb frangipane tart, dancing harmoniously with nougat ice cream, spiced dark rum raspberry puree, and Speculoos crumbs for that extra crunch.
Fat Belly, #01-04, Serene Centre, 10 Jalan Serene, Singapore 258748
From lunch to dinner this Christmas season in Singapore, Amo has you covered. Indulge in a communal lunch menu ($68++) on Christmas Day, or swing by in the evening for a four-course meal ($88++). You’ll be served canapes like burrata campana and artisanal cured meats, before moving on to pasta and mains. We’re talking about slow-cooked Angus short rib and grilled swordfish belly. Of course, you’ll want to nibble on a panettone souffle for a sweet finish.
Amo, 33 Hong Kong Street, Singapore 059672
20. Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore
Indulge in a spectacular Christmas feast that’s a cut above the rest at Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore. Famed for exceptional American cuisine, it boasts amazing food and spectacular views to boot – just peer through its floor-to-ceiling windows! On Christmas Eve, indulge in a six-course menu with the likes of salmon gravlax with chips, and jumbo shrimp with rosemary duck breast. Come Christmas Day, switch it up with an equally decadent feast with picks such as herb crusted mushroom and yuletide chicken letters.
Exclusive to the Christmas menus, be sure to choose the classic turkey prime combo for your entree. Psst: bring home a complimentary bottle of La Marca prosecco this Christmas Eve and Day, with a minimum spend of $500! If you fancy some exclusivity while dining, opt for one of Lawry’s six private dining rooms with your chosen crowd. We think it’s worth the upgrade!
Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore, #04-01/31, Mandarin Gallery, 333A Orchard Road, Singapore 238897
Elevate your festive dining experience to new heights this year with Fire’s Christmas menu. Available from 23 to 25 Dec 2023, the five-course dinner (from $178++) comprises delightful appetisers like marinated burrata, succulent meats grilled to perfection, and a Valrhona dark chocolate log cake to cap off the night. Vegan friends, fear not: there’s a vegetarian menu for you too. Secure a table by the window and look forward to an enchanting rooftop celebration.
Fire, Level 55, Ion Orchard, 2 Orchard Turn, Singapore 238801
Eat your heart out and make merry with stellar Christmas lunches and dinners in Singapore!