Enjoy a six-course dinner with three starters, two main courses and a dessert at this popular Mumbai restaurant. The specialities include Crab Empings, Salmon in Truffle Sauce and Broccoli Udon noodles. A glass of wine (Indian spirits only) or a beverage of your choice is on the house; so are resident DJ Kris’ turntable skills.
Prices per head: Rs1,250 (vegetarian) plus taxes; Rs1,450 (non-vegetarian) plus taxes; Rs650 (for children under 12) plus taxes. For reservations call 022-66430 670/71/72
Enjoy a table d’hôte menu with a glass of French wine, a pint of Carlsberg beer or a Ciroc martini. Expect experimental new sounds and new age jazz sounds by the in-house DJ.
Prices per head: Rs1,950 plus taxes. For reservations call 95124-4565095
The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla
With daily flights to Shimla from Delhi, you have the option to enjoy the snow with your family this Christmas. A delectable multi-cuisine spread adds to the festivities at this restaurant. Of course, carry plenty of woollens to keep yourself warm.
Prices per head: Rs3,150 plus taxes; Rs2,100 plus taxes for children 12 years and below; no charges for children five years and below. For reservations call toll free on 1-800-11-2030 or 011-2389 0606; or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.oberoihotels.com
Another Mumbai spot that offers spectacular and sumptuous X-mas dinner. This year, the chef has created a Japanese-inspired menu. The meal starts with champagne and continues to a four-course, sit down dinner which includes a variety of soups, sushi, salads, sashimi, carpacio, choice of desserts and more.
Prices per head: Rs2,500 plus taxes; For reservations call 022- 2876578
The Patio, the Metropolitan Hotel, New Delhi
This is a buffet dinner with a large selection for the main course, salads, a flambé station, pasta counters, desserts, wine and cocktails.
Price per head: Rs1,600 plus taxes; for reservations call 011-42500200
Ivy, New Delhi
If a traditional christmas dinner is what gets your taste buds tingling, Ivy is your restaurant of choice. The meal includes Traditional Butterball Turkey with Cranberry Sauce and Stuffing, Roast Pork Rolls, mince pies and a Christmas pudding.
Prices per head: Rs1,850 plus taxes; for reservations call 9871787744
Grand Café, Hotel Grand, New Delhi
Crab cakes, lobster bisque, artichokes, leeks, oysters—this italian restaurant has gone all out to help you celebrate the holiday season with an eclectic platter.
Prices per head: Rs2,000 plus taxes; for reservations call 011-26771234