December 22, 2016
We are days away from ushering in a new year again. Looking for a place to celebrate with your family and friends minus the hassle of cooking or cleaning up? Here’s a list of trendy places you can dine at to ring in the New Year!
Pool Bar & Grill @8, Le Meridien, Nu Sentral
For a cool outdoor countdown party with entertainment from their resident DJ, why not consider the Pool Bar & Grill@8? Located by the poolside on the eight floor of the Le Meridien hotel in KL, you can enjoy the cool KL night breeze and view of the city night lights as you welcome 2017 in style. Food wise, some of the ala carte offerings include beef ribs with smoked BBQ sauce, Shish Taouk and more. It is also ideally located right behind the central transport hub, KL Sentral for easy accessibility.
Price: Entrance at RM50 nett per person which includes a glass of sparkling wine, food not included.
For reservations call 03 – 22637434
Ultra Coffeehouse, Hotel Armada, Petaling Jaya
Aptly titled The Final Countdown @ The Armada, this is an ideal place to enjoy a New Year’s Eve dinner if you don’t want to get stuck in the KL traffic. There will be a buffet spread with live music performances by The Soul Harmonic while you enjoy your meal. You will also receive party snacks which will be included in the countdown celebration. The 4 star hotel is located in Petaling Jaya along the Federal Highway making it easily accessible.
Price: RM88+ for adult, RM44+ for kids.
For reservations call 03 -7954 6888
Hangover Brunch at Serene Brasserie, Intercontinental Kuala Lumpur
To switch it up a little, why not consider starting 2017 with brunch on the first day of the New Year? You can skip the crowd during New Year’s Eve and instead enjoy a relaxed celebration with a spectacular array of buffet. You will also enjoy a spread comprising of meat carvings, fresh seafood, and beef ribs along with an array of Asian food assortments.
Price: From RM88 nett per person, 12:30pm to 3:00pm
For reservations call 03 -2161 1111
Sparkles’ Countdown Party, Pullman Kuala Lumpur
Savour the New Year’s Eve buffet dinner spread at LINK where you will get to choose from a melting pot of international and Asian cuisine. After the meal, enjoy a celebration treat as each paying guest to the New Year’s Eve buffet dinner is entitled to one complimentary entry to the Sparkles’ Countdown Party at The Lounge on Lobby Level of the hotel.
Price: RM99 nett per person, 10:00pm till late
For reservations call 03 – 22981888
Essence at Sheraton Imperial, Kuala Lumpur
Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Essence will be offering an international New Year’s Eve buffet. After enjoying the hearty meal, you can also appreciate KL’s New Year’s fireworks. As you will already be in town (the iconic Petronas twin towers is located only 5km away), there’s a high chance of being able to spot the KLCC’s fireworks!
Price: RM138 nett per person
For reservations call 03 – 27179933
Makan Kitchen, DoubleTree by Hilton, Kuala Lumpur
Known as one of the best places to enjoy a variety of Malaysian food, Makan Kitchen is the signature kitchen at DoubleTree by Hilton. The great part about this place is you get to see the live and interactive kitchen while savouring your food. The restaurant will offer a seafood indulgence dinner especially for New Year’s Eve. Expect fresh seafood varieties such as Yellowfin Tuna, Salmon Tiger Prawns, Sea Scallops, Flower Crab and over 80 other dishes!
Price: RM148 nett per person 6:30pm to 10:30p
For reservations call 03 -21727272