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FoodieS Pick: Where To Dine to End the Year

FoodieS Pick: Where To Dine to End the Year

Auli Cinantya
26 December 2023


Discover exclusive New Year's Eve dining offers for an unforgettable celebration!


It’s just a few days away until the year-end, and 2023 has brought a lot of memorable stories and feasts. If there’s one thing not to be missed during the year-end, it’s hanging out with friends and family for a memorable dinner. Personally, spending time with cherished ones and sharing delectable meals is something I always look forward to.

With many restaurants opening up this year, I’m excited to find a lot of choices to spend New Year’s Eve. From a remarkable all-you-can-eat spread to a cosy all-day dining experience, here are our picks for where to dine to celebrate the New Year’s Eve.

New Year’s Eve Dinner in Jakarta

Animale Restaurant

Set against the backdrop of MD Place in Setiabudi, Animale Restaurant beckons with its unique blend of avant-garde American fare infused with a Mediterranean twist. As we approach the year-end festivities, Animale is poised to unveil a special menu, available from December 22 to December 31, 2023.

Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta

Step into a world of enchantment at Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta, the city’s premier luxury lifestyle retreat. Bid farewell to 2023 with a culinary journey at Palm Court, featuring an array of delights, from Roasted Beef Rib Eye to King Prawn Laksa.

Glou Wine & Bistro

Glou, renowned for its exquisite wines and heartwarming bistro fare, joins forces with Ariel Simorangkir, Culinary Director of Zodiac Jakarta, and Pak Wu for an exclusive New Year’s Eve tasting menu. This one-night-only 4-hands dinner promises a rare interpretation of Indonesian cuisine, hosted on December 31.

Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta

Embrace elegance, joy, and unforgettable memories at Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta this festive season. Signatures, OKU, Paulaner, and Kempi Deli offer a variety of festive menus, showcasing seasonal favourites and gourmet delights. The Sky Pool beckons those looking to celebrate under the stars.

InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah

InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah sets the stage for a magical festive feast. Sugar & Spice invites you for a New Year’s Eve Brunch and Dinner on December 31, featuring a lavish spread, including Seafood on Ice, Tomahawk, Beef Wellington, Roast Turkey, and more.

Ironplate Jakarta

Discover contemporary cuisine with a Franco-Asian twist at Ironplate Jakarta. From December 22 to December 31, Ironplate invites you to indulge in a Year-end Festive Omakase, offering an avant-garde teppan-fueled steakhouse experience.

Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta

Celebrate the Festive Season in style at Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta. The New Year’s Eve Super Buffet on December 31 promises a culinary feast featuring Li Feng, Lyon, and MO Bar, providing a gastronomic journey like no other.

Maple & Oak

Maple and Oak, known for their classic brunch feast, present a special festive menu available until January 1, 2024. Indulge in their special menu, including the Wellington du Tournedos, a MB3+ Harvey’s Tenderloin Pomme Puree with Port Bordelaise sauce and inverted puff pastry.

Raffles Jakarta

Raffles Jakarta invites guests to celebrate various festive occasions. Arts Cafe offers a memorable year-end dinner, featuring a special menu from Chef Lukman. Navina hosts a barbecue-style dinner on New Year’s Eve, promising a lush tropical setting and a delightful menu.

Silk Bistro

Silk Bistro’s Executive Chef Freddie Salim and team present the “Silk Bistro Chef’s Special” menu until the end of December. Featuring dishes like Seafood Combination Chow Mein and Lao Crispy Rice Salad, this special feast is available all day long.

Sudestada Jakarta

Sudestada Jakarta welcomes the New Year with a special New Year’s Eve Asado celebration on December 31. This carnivorous extravaganza showcases the finest cuts, including Striploin, Picanha, and Chorizo de Carne, complemented by side dishes like grilled vegetables and sautéed baby potatoes. The celebration lasts from 5 p.m until 8 p.m.

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