Christmas 2023: 13 Places In Bengaluru For A Christmas Feast
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In Bangalore, the confluence of modern customs and cherished traditions during Christmas weaves a vibrant tapestry of festive joy. St. Mary's Basilica stands resplendent with lavish decorations, while the animated streets of MG Road and Commercial Street serve as the canvas for the season's spirit.

As December kicks in, Bangalore ditches its tech vibe and fully embraces the magic of Christmas. The air is filled with the sweet scent of wine mixed with the cozy warmth of cinnamon. Picture the streets decked out with fir trees, all lit up in festive red and green decorations, sparkling under a canopy of lights.

Classic carols echo through the city, officially announcing the arrival of the festive season. At the same time, Bangalore transforms into a winter wonderland, hosting loads of Christmas events for families, kids, and friends. People are all about lively parties, delightful movie nights, easygoing strolls, and buzzing flea markets, where snagging those early-bird passes is like catching snowflakes in the winter sun. With Bangaloreans soaking up the festive vibe, Christmas here unfolds as a joyous mix of lights, laughter, and shared celebrations.

Here are 13 places to visit with friends and family to exchange the season's greetings and celebrate Christmas this year:

1) Roxie, Sarjapur Road

You can get on a festive food adventure at Roxie in Bangalore from December 23rd to 30th! Their Christmas menu is a delightful blend of family traditions and global flavors. Start with Mary Antoine's Classic Chicken Cream and Leeks Soup or Lindsey’s Holiday Baked Brie. Dive into Luigi Avarelli’s Burrata Salad, followed by Noel Baba’s Malai Turkey Skewers and Louisiana’s Honey Hot Bacon Wrapped Prawns.

Don't miss Clint's Ranch Smoke Beef Ribs and Toby’s Roasted Chicken Legs for a hearty feast. Cap it off with the sweet notes of Royal Bread and Butter Pudding and Rudolph’s Yule Log. Roxie promises an unforgettable culinary experience that captures the essence of the season.

Address: 26, PWD Quarters, Amblipura, Haralur Main Road, Near HP Petrol Station, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore

Timings: 12:00 Noon To 1:00 AM

Cost For Two: Rs. 1500 onwards

2) JW Kitchen, JW Marriott Bengaluru

Experience the magic of Christmas at the JW Marriott Hotel Bangalore with a memorable evening on Christmas Eve over dinner on the 24th and a delightful Christmas brunch on the 25th. Dive into a sensory feast featuring traditional and modern dishes to satisfy every taste. 

You can indulge in the meticulously crafted menu by our talented chefs, which includes non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages. And it is best recommended to make reservations to enjoy the festive fervour with your loved ones and family over dinner with classic favourites like plum cake, roasts, and more.

Address: JW Marriott, 24/1, Vittal Mallya Road, Near Lavelle Road, Bangalore

Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM on Christmas Eve and 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM on Christmas Day.

Cost For Two: ₹7,000 onwards

3)  The Hebbal Cafe, Courtyard by Marriott Bengaluru Hebbal

Join the festive cheer on December 24th for a Christmas Eve dinner and on December 25th for a Christmas brunch. The Hebbal Cafe will transform with lights and stars, creating a merry ambiance.

You can savour a lavish spread curated by Executive Chef Rajeev Kumar and his team, featuring live-action stations with salads, quiches, tempura, pasta, dim sums, Christmas desserts, oysters, and more. Enjoy the buffet with free-flowing mocktails. Take your friends and family for a taste of traditional Christmas delights. 

Address: The Hebbal Cafe, Courtyard by Marriott Bengaluru Hebbal

Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM on Christmas Eve and 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM on Christmas Day

Cost For Two: ₹5000 onwards

4) Angsana Oasis Spa & Resort

You can experience the true essence of Christmas at Angsana, a haven designed for festive joy. Unwind and indulge in a lavish lunch, buffet dinner, and luxurious breakfast amid lush greenery. The menu features delights like Sherry amber chicken consommé, oven-roasted mutton leg, roasted barbecue corn and haricot bean salad, Thai fish cake, baked apples with goat cheese crumbles, and more. Relish treats like Christmas pudding, strawberry eclairs, and French apple tart. For a perfect holiday, book the luxury accommodation package.

Address: Main Doddaballapur Road, Northwest County, Rajanakunte, Bangalore (560 064)

Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM on Christmas Eve and 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM on Christmas Day.

Cost For Two: ₹30,000 onwards, inclusive of Gala Dinner and Christmas Brunch

5) The Feast, Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel

Celebrate Christmas in grandeur at The Feast restaurant. Immerse yourself in a winter wonderland adorned with twinkling lights and festive décor, complemented by heartwarming music. The Christmas Eve Dinner on December 24th promises a gastronomic journey featuring flawlessly roasted turkey, handmade cranberry sauce, lamb medallions, salmon steak, and delightful desserts.

Toast to the season with cocktails like Eggnog and Chocolate Peppermint Martini. The Christmas Brunch on December 25th offers a global culinary experience with live food counters, carving stations, and enchanting live music. 

Address: Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center, Prestige Shantiniketan, Whitefield, Bangalore

Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM on Christmas Eve and 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM on Christmas Day.

Cost For Two: ₹5000 onwards

6) Just be By Nidhi Nahata.

Celebrate Christmas in style at Justbe's exclusive feast on December 24th for dinner and 25th for lunch. Immerse yourself in the festive spirit with family and friends, relishing a delightful spread curated by Nidhi Nahata. From hors d'oeuvres to heartwarming soups, sumptuous main courses, guilt-free desserts, and mulled wine, the menu promises to "Love You Back." Spread the festive cheer and indulge in an exclusive, unlimited Christmas feast that transcends expectations.

Address: 383/31, 13th Cross, Sadashiv Nagar, Bangalore.

Timings: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Christmas Eve and 11:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Christmas Day.

Cost For Two: ₹1700 plus taxes

7) One 8 Commune

Celebrate the spirit of Christmas with a festive feast at one8Commune. Virat Kohli's newly opened establishment invites Bengaluru dwellers for a seasonal spectacle, offering a carefully crafted à la carte menu featuring Christmas-inspired delights like Christmas Mac n Cheese, Spicy BBQ Chicken Wings, Chimichurri Prawns, and more.

Sweet surprises await at the complimentary Christmas dessert counter with treats like Ginger Cookies, Red Velvet Muffins, and Marshmallow with Chocolate Sauce. Sip on four unique Christmas cocktails crafted by expert mixologists and enjoy live musical tunes from a talented Goan family, creating a harmonious backdrop for this joyous occasion. Join the Christmas brunch at One8Commune on December 24th and 25th.

Address: 6, 7, and 8th Floor, Rathnam s' Complex, Kasturba Rd., Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001.

Timings: 12:00–4:00 PM

Cost for Two: ₹2500

8) Citrus, The Leela Palace Bengaluru

Embrace the magic of Christmas at The Leela Palace Bengaluru by unwrapping a two-day culinary extravaganza on December 24th and 25th. The festive feast showcases the culinary excellence of skilled chefs. Delight your taste buds and create cherished memories with thoughtfully curated holiday meals, festive favourites, and a remarkable Christmas buffet.

Address: 23, HAL Old Airport Rd., HAL 2nd Stage, Kodihalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560008 ● 

Timings: 12:30 to 4:00 PM

Cost For Two: ₹7,000 onwards

9) The Bengaluru Brasserie, Hyatt Centric, MG Road, Bangalore

You can celebrate the joy of Christmas at The Bengaluru Brasserie over a pre-Christmas Eve dinner on December 23rd. Immerse yourself in a culinary adventure with a meticulously crafted menu featuring succulent turkey specialties, an unlimited buffet, and the finest mulled wine.

As the Noel hour approaches, indulge in a splendid feast with opulent choices and premium liquors, embracing the holiday spirit with elegance. Continue the festive celebration on Christmas Eve, December 24th , with a delectable brunch.

Address: Hyatt Centric, 1/1, Swami Vivekananda Road, Near MG Road, Bangalore

Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM on Pre-Christmas Eve and 11:30 PM to 4:00 PM on Christmas Eve.

Cost For Two: ₹1799 onwards

10) Courtyard & Fairfield By Marriott Bengaluru Outer Ring Road

If you are looking for an enchanting Christmas celebration where a festive ambiance awaits with shimmering lights and soulful music, head to BG’s Poolside Bar & Grill and Momo Cafe. Their exclusive Christmas menu is set to transcend ordinary dining with delightful gourmet creations like plum cake, apple pie, and pecan pie.

You can pop by for a Christmas-themed Sunday brunch at Momo Café on December 24 or experience an enchanting Christmas Eve dinner at BG’s Poolside Bar & Grill on December 24 featuring an exclusive Christmas-themed set menu. Or, you can even visit Momo Cafe to celebrate Christmas Day over a sumptuous lunch and dinner on December 25.

Address: Courtyard & Fairfield By Marriott Bengaluru, Outer Ring Road, Bellandur, Bangalore

Timing: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM for Christmas Eve dinner and 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM for brunch.

Cost For Two: ₹3800 onwards

11) Dublin And Raj Pavilion, ITC Windsor

Welcome the festive season with an eco-conscious celebration featuring a sustainable Christmas tree at the ITC Windsor that reflects the hotel's commitment to a greener environment. The "White Christmas" theme, crafted with recycled paper, cloth ribbons, and natural elements, creates a nostalgic winter landscape.

Their menu boasts European and traditional classics such as roasted turkey, baked ham Virginia, oysters, sushi stations, artisan cheese, roasted tomatoes, and baked Apples. Complementing these delectable offerings are Christmas cocktails and premium beverages. Sweeten your experience with Christmas desserts like plum pudding with brandy sauce, cookies, cakes, and mince pies.

The thoughtfully curated Christmas classics at Raj Pavilion and Dublin Grill offer Christmas Eve Dinner, Christmas Brunch, and Christmas Dinner options. It is best to make reservations before they sell out completely.

Address: ITC Windsor, 25, Windsor Square, Sankey Road, Bangalore

Timing: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM for dinner and 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM for brunch.

Cost For Two: ₹6,000 onwards

12) Alto Vino and M Cafe, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield

Alto Vino and M Café are where decadence meets holiday cheer. You can immerse yourself in a heartwarming embrace of meticulously curated experiences, starting with a splendid Christmas Eve dinner on December 24 at Alto Vino, featuring a delightful culinary Christmas menu by Chef Satrujeet.

Indulge in options like Roasted Turkey, Amuse Bouche, scrumptious starters, Pizza, Tortellini, and more, expertly paired with classic wines.

The joy continues with a joyous Christmas brunch at M Café on December 25, showcasing an array of delectable dishes. Satisfy your sweet tooth with tempting desserts like Cheesecake Di Zucca and Grandma’s Sticky Pudding. Additionally, enjoy Christmas special goodies like the rich Dundee Cake and delightful Stollen Bread.

Address: Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield, 75, 8th Road, EPIP Area, Whitefield, Bangalore

Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM for dinner and 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM for brunch.

Cost For Two: ₹4598 onwards

13) The Lobby Lounge, CUR8, and Far & East, Four Seasons Bengaluru

The grand lobby, adorned in radiant red Christmas decor, invites you with a majestic glass Christmas tree, instantly setting the magical tone for the season. Immerse yourself in the heart of festivities at The Lobby Lounge, CUR8, and Far & East for Christmas Eve Brunches, Dinner, and Drinks.

Relish delightful Christmas feasts at CUR8 and enjoy festive specials at Far & East, each dish meticulously crafted with precision and a touch of festive magic. The sophisticated ambiance, accompanied by live music and attentive service, ensures the perfect setting for creating lasting Christmas memories.

Address: Four Seasons Hotel, Embassy ONE, 8 Bellary Road, Ganga Nagar, Near RT Nagar, Bangalore

Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM for dinner, 7:00 PM to 1:00 AM for drinks at Copitas, and 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM for brunch.

Cost for Two: ₹6400 onwards