Organise the family, and gather your friends, this is your guide on where to eat on Christmas day. Whether it be chowing down on Chin Chin deliciousness, or sipping away with a Four Pillars cocktail, these are the places you need to check out for a fabulous Christmas.
Arbory Afloat x Four Pillar Christmas Gin Feast
Four Pillars Gin has teamed up with Arbory Afloat to provide a Christmas feast to like no other. Four courses with matched Four Pillars cocktails, with beer, cider, wine and champagne available too.
Price: $250 per adult, $105 for teens (13-17 years), $45 for kids (12 and under)
The Westin Melbourne
The Westin is hosting a festive high tea in their Lobby Lounge. Featuring handcrafted sweet and savoury delights by their culinary team, in addition to Jing Tea herbal infusions, Vittoria coffee blends, sparking wine or a glass of champagne.
Price: Starting from $59 per person
Bring the family to The Exchange in Port Melbourne for Christmas lunch, as they’re offering a delicious three-course lunch, with vegetarian options, plus private family dining available at an extra cost. It’s a great way to spend a stress-free Christmas with the family.
Price: Adults $100 per person, kids under 10 years $25 per person, private family dining $120 per person.
Chin Chin Melbourne Christmas Lunch
In a Chin Chin first, the iconic Flinders Lane eatery, is hosting a special Chin-mas Feed Me lunch feast. Offering dishes like kingfish sashimi, coconut and fennel glazed ham, roasted Hervey Bay scallops, green curry of king prawn, heirloom tomato salad, in addition to finishing off with a jelly mess, Christmas pudding and chocolate and coconut rumballs to complete the meal.
Price: $175 per person
A Kisume Christmas
Kisume is dishing up plates of deliciousness on Christmas day, with a five-course chef’s menu, with offerings such as Stockyard Kiwami Schot Fillet, Duck with plum, beetroot, charred negi and buckwheat, Deluxe Feature Box with an assortment of sashimi and sushi.
Price: $245 per person
Imperial Bourke Street
Whether it be with family or friends, the Imperial is offering a Christmas feast that’ll please everyone. Doing a three-course lunch for $95 per person, and $35 for kids, with sittings at 11:30am and 2pm, it’ll be a relaxed way to spend Christmas day.
Price: Adults $95 per person, kids $35 per person
Well known and always a family favourite, The Duke is hosting a Christmas special that’ll surely impress. Offering a three-course feast, including a vegetarian menu, it offers relaxed vibes and delicious eats in spades. With dishes like slow-cooked turkey and Christmas pudding, it’ll be a great way to spend Christmas day.
Price: Adults $95 per person, Kids $35 per person
State of Grace
For a Christmas outing with a touch of sophistication, head to State of Grace. Offering a glass of bubbles upon arrival, the eatery is doing a four-course festive special, with two sittings available. At $110 per person for adults, and $40 per person for kids, this’ll definitely be a Christmas lunch to relax, unwind, and simply enjoy.
Price: Adults $110 per person, kids $40 per person
If you’re in the Richmond area, Prince Alfred is the place to be. They’re doing a three-course Christmas feast, including a tasting plate, choice of main, shared sides, and a dessert plate to complete the meal. Offering two sittings at 11:30am and 2pm, it’ll be a great way to have a relaxed day with loved ones.
Price: Adults $100 per person, Kids 12yrs and under $35 per person
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