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Head to These 5 Restaurants for a Lavish Christmas Lunch

If you are in Delhi, you can't miss these Christmas lunches that include classic dishes, fancy regional menus and modern Turkish platters

1. Monkey Bar

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The restaurant is serving up a Christmas feast but with an Indian twist. The special Christmas menu that’s available till January 6th offers festive specials from Indian-Christian communities across the country— the Anglo Indians, the Syrian Christians, and the East Indian families. You could take your pick from Mangalorean Chicken Indad with Sanas from the Mangalorean Christian homes, Roast Duck Mappas from Syrian Christian community, East Indian style Bottle Masala Shrimp Pan Roll to the Goan inspired Santa and Pita Walk Into A Bar, to Anglo Indian style mince filled Potato Chop Bruschetta and The Anglo-Indian Baked Fish. The Great Indian Christmas festival also serves up some heady cocktail concocted from local spirits like East India’s Khimad.

Address: Local Shopping Complex, 11, Vasant Kunj Rd, next to Mini Cooper Showroom, Pocket B-C, Sector C, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110070

2. Sly Granny

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If you can’t travel to Goa to ring in the festivities then head to Sly Granny for a traditional Goan Christmas meal. The limited edition menu showcases a selection of winter special dishes from the sunny state. Some of the signature offerings guests can look forward to include, Roasted Butternut Squash Soup, King Prawns, Chargrilled Portobello Mushrooms, Roast Turkey Porchettas, Salmon Three Ways, Plum Cake, Mince Pies and cocktails like A Very Vodka Christmas, and Hot Toddy.

Address: No. - 4, Khan Market, Rabindra Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110003

3. AnnaMaya


You can’t miss the Merry Brunch spread on the 25th at AnnaMaya Foodhall in Andaz Delhi. You could expect a sinful selection of gourmet delicacies and festive drinks at the brunch. While there are some classic Christmas dishes, some have been given a modern update. Stuffed turkey, whole suckling pork and Spanish roast alongside other farm-to-table delicacies are some of the main highlights of the buffet table. You can pair your food with cocktails such as mulled wine or the signature Delhi fire gin.

Address: Andaz Delhi, Ground Floor, Asset No.1, Aerocity, New Delhi, Delhi 110037

4. Saga


This gourmet dining restaurant not only offers some delicious food but also has live music to regale you as you dine and soak in the beautiful decor. The place has been done up for Christmas and gives out an infectious, festive vibe. The brunch includes unlimited delectable tapas and mains with a choice of desserts, which includes options like Winter Vegetable Strudel, Chatpati berries, Masala Goat Kibbeh, Cilantro Cauli cream, Vegetable Ishtu and more. You can wrap up your meal with some delectable desserts such as Rum Balls, and Sticky date pudding with ice cream.

Address: Vatika Atrium, Golf Course Road, Sector-53, Gurugram

5. Ophelia, Hotel Ashoka


Get a taste of authentic Turkish food at Ophelia. There’s a special Christmas menu that includes specials like Marsala Stuffed Portebello Mushrooms, Grilled Camembert with Cranberry Glaze, Herbed Roasted Turkey, Classic Roast Chicken and more. You could also dig into the special Turkish platters and breads. While you are there enjoy the live music and the special Christmas decor.

Address: Hotel Ashok, 50-B, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021