Festive Dining: Where To Eat This Christmas and New Year

Christmas is just lurking around the corner and apart from buying gifts, we will be busy feasting on the best festive spreads and delectable yuletide treats with family and friends this year-end. If you are still in the midst of firming up plans for Christmas, take the stress out and treat your loved ones to a reservation at one of the following restaurants that will be serving up mouth-watering cuisines all through Christmas. From classic slow-cooked turkey to premium Omakase, here are our top picks from Mandarin Gallery and Downtown Gallery.


First up on the list is Arteastiq’s 3-course Christmas menu, which comes complete with one of their signature teas of your choice. Be enchanted with festive delights such as the Hungarian Oxtail Soup for starters, followed by the luxurious Chicken Roulade & Foie Gras mains, and complete your dining experience with a refreshing sweet and tart Dome Raspberry to cleanse your palates. At only $68++/pax, what an affordable yet sumptuous dining option for Christmas.

Arteastiq is located at Mandarin Gallery, #04-14/15


Sushi Ayumu

For an unforgettable dining experience, join Sushi Ayumu on a gastronomic Omakase adventure like no other. The epitome of Japanese culinary art form, you will be well looked after by their team of Japanese sushi chefs, each of whom has more than a decade of “edomae” sushi experience. Expect only the best of the best and the freshest catch sourced and flown in daily from Japan, including the remarkedly flavourful and most prized “hon-maguro” or also known as wild pacific bluefin tuna.
Call + 65 6733 2114 / +65 9159 0102 or email contact@sushi-ayumu.com to make a reservation; Omakase are priced $450++/pax.

Sushi Ayumu is located at Mandarin Gallery, #04-16



Also on the list of best Japanese restaurants in Singapore, is Takayama. Helmed by Chef Taro Takayama, be regaled by his culinary craft and theatre coming together in perfect balance for an exceptional dining experience this festive season. Inspired by the four seasons of Japan, Takayama’s menu and cooking styles are dictated by the freshest ingredients in season. Their signature dish, Abalone and Uni, is the ultimate celebration of this inspiration. Beverages, too, are curated with the seasons in mind to complement the cuisine at Takayama.

Takayama is located at Downtown Gallery, #01-09/10


The Providore

Get into the festive spirit with a very Providore Christmas, featuring their limited-edition menu specially created for the season. From bubbly such as the Forest Berry Prosecco to hearty Open-faced Pulled Turkey Sandwich and Roasted Kurobuta Pork loin wrapped in prosciutto, enjoy the food we all adore at The Providore.

The Providore is located at Downtown Gallery, (#B1-07 to 17) and Mandarin Gallery, (#02-05)


Lawry’s The Prime Rib

Festive feasting awaits at Lawry’s The Prime Rib this Christmas! Indulge in their special 6-course set menu, consisting of Oven Roasted King Salmon and Boston Lobster Thermidor to Strawberry Mousse Chiffon Cake with Rum & Raisin Ice Cream. These exquisite dishes will definitely make your Christmas a memorable one, and what’s more, you will also get to bring home a bottle of Ruffino Prosecco (750ml) with every 3 sets ordered. Make your reservation today!

Lawry’s The Prime Rib is located at Mandarin Gallery, #04-01


VENUE By Sebastian

Last but not least, if you are celebrating Christmas at the comfort of your own homes – make this festive season a very special one with high-quality contemporary European dishes with a touch of Asian influence from VENUE By Sebastian. Order now today!

VENUE By Sebastian is located at Downtown Gallery, #01-02