Please note: Bookings are essential as space is limited. These festive feasts are subject to availability. Book early to avoid disappointment.
Four Season Hotel The Westcliff Johannesburg
Celebrate the festive season in style at the Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff. Not only will you be treated to stunning skyline views of our beautiful city, but you’ll also get to enjoy the divine cuisine and plenty of Christmas cheer with your loved ones. They have something special lined up for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. This is a popular and sought-after spot so make sure you book your seats ASAP.
Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton
Avoid the kitchen, piles of dirty dishes and the stress of hosting the perfect festive feast this Christmas and head to the Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton, and focus on what really matters during this time of the year – spending time with your loved ones and making happy memories. This year, they will be treating you and your family to a delicious four-course plated Christmas Eve menu (R449 per person), a Christmas Day lunch buffet (R450 per person), and a five-course plated New Year’s Eve dinner (R485 per person).
oneNINEone at The Hyatt Regency Johannesburg
The holiday season is all about the three Fs – family, fun and, of course, feasting. And if you haven’t made any plans as to how you’re going to celebrate the silly season, then why not book a table at the Hyatt Regency’s oneNINEone restaurant? They have a fantastic Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and business festive season menu lined up. Click here to find out more and book as soon as possible.
As always, Parc Fermé has something special up their sleeves for this special time of the year. Start the celebrations early with a delightful Christmas Eve dinner or tuck into a Christmas Day lunch at R535 per adult and R110 per child. The menu includes an amuse bouche, starter, entrée, main, and dessert. And as for the dishes, expect delicious dishes including seared tuna coated in seven spices served on wasabi mayo; salmon cannelloni with spinach, ricotta sauce and a leek velouté; duo of roast beef fillet and stuffed turkey breast; and spiced orange parfait. Sounds divine!
Christmas is all about eating your heart out, so why not book your table at the Maximillien Restaurant and enjoy a stunning Christmas Luncheon at R660 per person? Starters will be served at your table, which will include platters of crispy calamari, slow-cooked pork belly bites, Caprese skewers and slow-cooked artichokes. AS for the mains, head over to the buffet and take your pick from oxtail,flame-grilled chicken, sous vide gammon, glazed turkey, line fish and even a mussel potjie. Don’t forget to add the trimmings, from confit potatoes to savoury rice. And to round it off, dessert! Indulge in Christmas pudding, mince pies, Crème Brulee, Turkish delights, macaroons and more!
Green Meadow Restaurant at Destination Irene
If you happen to be spending the festive season in Pretoria this year, why not book your Christmas Eve feast with Green Meadow Restaurant at African Pride Irene Country Lodge? At R595 per person, you will enjoy a merry celebration filled with all the delicious Christmas favourites. Start your feast with a welcome drink on arrival, then take a gander through all the goodies the buffet has to offer. Expect everything from creamy mushroom Veloute, cranberry and sage stuffed roast turkey and grilled line fish to hazel and caramel torte, cherry and chocolate cheesecake and a selection of homemade breads and locally sourced cheese. Also, don’t forget to check out their Christmas lunch menu at R725 per person.
Central One Restaurant and Bar
This Christmas Day, take a ride on the Gautrain to the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel and enjoy a Christmas lunch at their restaurant, Central One. They have a Christmas lunch buffet on offer, complete with a bread station, salad station, appetizers, curry selection, main courses with all the holiday favourites (such as glazed gammon, slow oven roasted turkey, leg of lamb, pickled ox-tongue and braised oxtail) and let’s not forget about dessert. Christmas is not Christmas without a little Christmas pudding. Book your spot at R395 per person.
Clico Boutique Hotel
From 22 December to 26 December, for lunch or dinner, Clico Boutique Hotel’s restaurant will be serving a special festive four-course tasting menu at R550 per person or R650 per person with an optional wine pairing with each course. Talk about going all out this Christmas! And something to look forward to on their festive menu is the braised-duck risotto with butternut, duck breast and corn salsa. We cannot wait to tuck into some silly season goodness.
Piccolo Mondo is cooking up a storm for Christmas lunch with a three-course set menu and buffet that will delight your senses. Expect tasty options from the buffet’s cold selection, which includes Dullstroom smoked salmon trout with caviar and garlic New Zealand mussels. For hot meals, tuck into rosemary-and-thyme roasted leg of lamb and grilled sea bass with creamed leek. There will also be plenty of desserts for you to choose from, like sherry trifle, traditional Christmas pudding with brandy butter, pecan nut pie and croquembouche. You’ll need to suss out the whole menu to see what else is in store. The set menu is R615 per person and the buffet is R645 per person.