Bengaluru: Winter is already here and that means Christmas is right around the corner. Don’t stress about what to cook because the Bengaluru restaurants have got you covered with their special Christmas Menus. We got plenty of options for you to choose from. You’ll find everything you need for the perfect feast. From the festive cocktails to the Christmas roast to the many Christmas side dishes—this list by The Balcony Stories is your go-to guide for making the holidays a breeze. Of course, there are plenty of traditional dishes that are no-brainers when it comes to the holidays, but you’ll also find a ton of creative new Christmas recipes by the amazingly talented Chefs in Bengaluru.
Ranging from a Winter Special Food and Cocktails Menu to a Special Roasts Menu and some goodies to gift your closest – they’ve got you covered. Choose from some warm beverages such as the “Classico Vin Brulé” Mulled Wine, or the Lawrenceburg Charred Barrel Toddy or indulge in the creamy goodness of the Merry Hot Chocolate with a hint of Bailey’s. Ring in the Christmas spirit with the house-special Christmas Roasts available the on 24th, 25th & 26th of December and feast on the Spiced Citrus and Coffee Roast Chicken and Slow Cooked Smoked Tenderloin and the Roasted Sage and Fennel Porchetta along with some delectable side dishes such as Sweet Potato Dauphinoise, Smoked Garlic Vegetables and many more. But be sure to give them a 24-hour heads up, these roasts need prep so they are available on pre-order only!
The pastry chefs at Shangri-La Bengaluru have whipped up a festive version of the afternoon tea inspired by winter treats from around the world. The high tea begins with savoury treats including Pan-fried Turkey Jiaozi, Chicken Kurchan Tacos, Salmon Croissants, Thousand Layer Radish Puffs, Spinach Spanakopita and Kachori. Following these spectacular bites, guests will be presented with festive baked goodies including Plum Cake, Chocolate Éclairs, Red Velvet Macarons, Bonbons and Gingerbread Cookies. Priced at INR1250 plus taxes, this seasonal afternoon tea will be accompanied by tea, coffee and no-booze drinks.
There is nothing heartier and more lip-smacking than a Christmas brunch. Centred around the theme of a “Country Christmas” and the idea of bringing people together, Byg Brewski Brewing Company is setting up community-style tables to keep the conversation and food flowing. The chefs have created some delicious dishes that explode with umami, including roasts, stews, and much more, while also keeping the taps dripping with decadent hot chocolate to keep you warm and cosy. Hot chocolate is flowing, turkeys are roasting, beer is on tap. and the music is going to be on point. A hearty Christmas brunch will be served on Christmas Day, December 25th, beginning at 12:30 p.m. Kids – ₹599/Non-alcoholic beverages and food: ₹1199/Food, Non-Alcoholic Beverage, Indian Made Foreign Liquor / Brewed Beer – ₹1899. Imported liquor and other liquor will be available on an à la carte basis.
Gawky Goose celebrates Christmas with a brunch on Sunday the 25th of December from 1 – 5 PM. On the brunch menu is quintessential Roast Turkey and also Braised Pork Belly, Wellington, and much more. To add to the festivities, they have the customary Mulled wine and Amaretto Eggnog as also some exciting cocktails. And of course, one cannot top off the Christmas brunch without the Yule Log. Apart from this traditional dessert, they also have other delectable desserts too. The price is Rs. 4000.
The Pan-Asian favourite has come up with festive Cantonese-Style Claypot dishes perfect for the sweater weather. These comforting warm bowls of goodness are available in different variants, including Stir-fry King Prawn & White Fungus, Roasted Chicken Breast & Shiitake, Fried Bean Curd with Black Fungus and more. The highlight of the menu is the Christmas-themed ‘Sriracha Pavlova’, a meringue-based dessert keeping in sync with the festive season.
New York’s famous Magnolia Bakery sleighs into the holiday season with festive treats featuring Plum Cakes, Plum Cakes Loaf, and an array of Mini Pies and beautifully decorated Holiday cupcakes. The treats can be customized into a hamper as well.
Bangalore’s famous Botanical Brewery and Taproom, dishes out an array of exclusive festive selections including Herb Roasted Pumpkin Risotto, Roasted Half Chicken with Cranberry & Apple Stuffing, Black Garlic Risotto with Grilled Catch of the Day and more. The star of the menu is the decadent Yule Log dessert, a perfect festive indulgence.
Curated by Chef Priyank Singh Chouhan, the brunch menu includes an array of delectable dishes and desserts that make for a most luxurious Christmas dining experience. The Christmas brunch boasts of yummy and succulent – Special Turkey Salad, Thai Herb Chicken Salad, Raw Papaya Salad and Indonesian Vegetable Salad. Delicious and extravagant, the main course includes Chef Priyank’s culinary favourites, Chicken in Massaman Curry, Prawns in Hunan Basil Sauce and Stir Fried Tenderloin in Hot Bean. The warm and comforting Khowsuey Counter is a must-try! Don’t miss the Hibachi Rice, Yaki Udon Noodles and Chilli Garlic Noodles. Savour the delicious menu and check out the yummiest Christmas cocktails curated by the mixologist.
The sprawling selection of cocktails to pair with the perfect Christmas brunch includes Eggnog Martini, Whiskey Ginger, Smoky Strawberry Daiquiri, Sparling Fig, Sangria, Green Apple Martini and Tropical Mule.
Always save space for dessert at Shiro! Top off your meal with a decadent line-up of desserts from – Chocolate Volcano, Mississippi Mudslide and Coconut & Pecan Nut Tart. Celebrate the season of joy and indulge in the warmth of delicious Asian cuisine only at Shiro UB City.
This Christmas Eve and Christmas Day treat yourselves and your loved ones to specially curated, mouth-watering Christmas themed dishes at the Signature Club Resort, The Galaxy Club and The Regent Club by Brigade Hospitality. At all the clubs The Christmas Eve dinner will be from 8:00pm to 10:30pm on the 24th of December and the Christmas Day brunch will be from 12:30pm to 3:30pm on the 25th of December. The Woodrose Club will only host the Christmas Day brunch from 12:30pm onwards on the 25th of December.
The country’s favorite urban hangout SOCIAL has introduced their take on an edgy winter menu. The menu is off to a get start with hot and slurpy Nepalese Soupy Momos, a wholesome Not Chinese Platter featuring Spring Rolls, Momos, Honey Chilli Fries and Chinese Bhel and a fiery Tandoori Sausage Platter. Indulge in Daddu’s Chicken Wings or the SOCIAL Seafood Platter with Fried Fish, Prawn Popcorn, Sabudana Seafood Vadas and Tandoori Fish Tikka. The XXX-Mas is a dish you don’t want to miss! Chorizo Cranberry Fried Rice with SEXO Sauce. End your meal on a sweet note with the gooey Xmas Toffee Pudding with Butterscotch. This festive menu pairs perfectly with a limited-edition Mulled Wine LLIIT and XMas Shot. There’s something for everyone! Head over to SOCIAL to make the most of this festive season!
Available from23rd December to 7th January
Dhaba Estd. 1986 Delhi has launched a new Dilli Ki Sardi menu, perfect for winters. It’s time to treat your tastebuds with delicious North Indian delicacies, which have been winter staples for years. The new Dilli Ki Sardi menu is a limited edition winter menu which will be available from 7th December, 2022 at all Dhaba outlets PAN India. The concept, ethos and legacy that Dhaba Estd. 1986 Delhi thrives on has been open for more than 30 years now. The cold weather in Delhi goes well with the seasonal availability of the ingredients used in the menu, the combination is just perfect and hence the menu is known as Dilli ki Sardi. For the Dilli ki Sardi menu Dhaba has used all winter special ingredients like sesame seeds (Till) , sarson (mustard) etc. At Dhaba the main focus has always been to prepare dishes in a pure and authentic way; to prepare dishes like how your Dadi or Nani use to prepare at home filled with loads of love and care. The essence of their dishes is not to overcook the fresh green vegetables in order to retain the nutritional value of the greens.
Winters is all about warm, soul food. North Indian food with its rich ingredients is all about comfort. Indian Cuisine, especially North Indian thrives on seasonal vegetables like (mustard) sarson, Fenugreek (methi), Spinach (palak) , Raddish (mooli), winter carrots etc. Dhaba with its new menu is bringing back all the winter vibes with traditional winter dishes like Sarson ka Saag served with Makki ki Roti with white fresh butter and jaggery. The other new delicious dishes introduced in the Dilli Ki Sardi menu are Til Wali Murgh ki Chaap, Kasundi Fish Tikka, Methi Malai Paneer Tikka and Gajar Ka Halwa which are perfect for the weather.
This winter, relish the new Dilli ki Sardi menu with Sarson ka Saag and Makki ki Roti at your nearest Dhaba outlet.
Date: Upto 7 February 2023.
Welcome Christmas with a delicious serving of merriment at BG’s, the
poolside rooftop dining restaurant that has classics paired with sangrias and mulled wine for
celebrations that stay with you for a long time to come. Treat yourself and your loved ones
with a set menu that offers some delectable western roasts like Water Chestnut &
Mascarpone Ravioli, Herb and Parmesan Fish, Gorgonzola Dolce Amuse Bouche and Burrata to
tickle your taste-buds. End your Christmas eve with some irresistible desserts like Baba Au
Rhum, Gingerbread & White chocolate Mousse Trifle and much more. On 24th December Time: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM.
Christmas Day Brunch – Well, soak in the Christmas joy over a delicious spread as we keep your
munchkins busy with fun activities, they are sure to enjoy! Grab the delicious spread from the live salad bar, cold meat selection, antipasti section, Indian food like Biryanis, chaats, seafood live counter, Asian counter, Tandoori appetizers and Christmas special desserts. On 25th Time: 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM.
Celebrate this festive season in style with Justbe Resto Cafe's Five-Course Christmas Meal.
This festive feast includes authentic delicious array of dishes prepared to perfection that will be sure to tantalise your taste buds. As a pet friendly restaurant, Justbe Resto Café is the perfect place to bring your furry friends and enjoy this incredible experience with the whole family.
The Scrumptious Five Course Menu will take you on a culinary journey, beginning with a refreshing glass of Wine or Strawberry Mojito that perfectly pairs with a comforting bowl of Roasted Pumpkin with Shitake Mushroom Soup and delectable Cheese Stuffed Medjool Dates and Beetroot Turnovers. The entrée includes Mushroom Wellington Pops, Jackfruit and Tempeh English Roast with Baby Carrots, Brussel Sprouts, and Roast Gravy. Finally, end your meal on a sweet note with Justbe’s Signature Christmas Plum Cake.
This is an experience you dont want to miss! The specially curated menu from Nidhi and Devansh Nahata’s conscious kitchen is sure to fill your heart with warmth and joy.
Renaissance Bengaluru Race Course Hotel is geared up to usher in the jolly season with euphoria. Welcome Christmas with a delicious serving of merriment at their all day dining restaurant Lush, on Christmas classics paired with sangrias and mulled wine for celebrations that stay with you for eternity. The highlights of the menu comprise of few classic Christmas delicacies like Wine Poached Seafood Salad, Brussels Sprouts, Pork Vindaloo, Roast Chicken with Cranberry Sauce and Baby Vegetables, Kahlua Tiramisu and much more. For those Sweet cravings, end your hearty meal with exotic desserts such as Stolen Cake, Dundee Cake, Plum Cake, Strawberry Gateaux. On 24th December from 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM.
End your Christmas celebrations and make it count with an elaborate dinner spread as eclectic as the holiday season. The dinner features exclusive delicacies prepared by the culinary team of expert chefs as they have whipped up some delectable spread.Treat yourself and your loved ones from wine poached seafood salad, Brussels Sprouts, Pork Vindaloo, Roast Chicken with Cranberry Sauce and Baby Vegetables, Kahlua Tiramisu and much more. For those Sweet cravings, end your hearty meal with exotic desserts such as Stolen Cake, Dundee Cake, Plum Cake, Strawberry Gateaux. On 25th December from 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Taking the Christmas celebrations up a notch, Executive Chef Rayomund and his team have curated an exciting Christmas menu that lets you embark on a delicious culinary experience right away. The delightful menu includes flavorsome dishes such as Roast Turkey with desserts like Chocolate Yule Log that you should definitely look forward to. Not just this, they also have some must-try Christmas-themed cocktails such as Holly Jolly, Holy Mai Tai, Jack Frosty and Eggnog.
Christmas Eve Dinner: 24th December, 19:00 pm – 23:00 pm
Christmas Brunch: 25th December, 12:00 pm – 16:00pm