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Guide To Thanksgiving Dinners In Malaysia

Check out these places to celebrate your blessings this year with good food and the company of friends and family.

by / Published: 14 Nov 2017

Guide To Thanksgiving Dinners In Malaysia
Photo: The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur

The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur

Don’t want to cook this Thanksgiving? Sit back and let The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur sort you out instead.

From 7pm to 11pm on 23 November, The Library will be serving a Thanksgiving dinner featuring a classic roast turkey on their signature carvery trolley, along with trimmings like sautéed chestnuts, apple and walnut stuffing, buttered Brussels sprouts, cranberry sauce and more. Finish off in style with a pumpkin pie topped off with Grand Marnier ice cream!

The three-course dinner is priced at RM250 per person (RM375 with wine pairing) while the four-course is RM300 per person (RM450 with wine pairing).

If you want to enjoy this dinner at home instead, try ordering their Festive Gourmet Package from RM500 onwards.

168 Jalan Imbi, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2142 8000

Photo: DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur

DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur

For the Thanksgiving season, DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur is serving up Thanksgiving dinner Sicilian-style at Tosca, the hotel’s Italian trattoria (restaurant).

You’ll be able to enjoy a five-course Sicilian dinner from 6pm to 11pm on 24 November for RM128nett per person (add RM50 nett for a free flow of house pouring wine). Expect to dine upon beef carpaccio, homemade pumpkin and ricotta ravioli, roast turkey roulade with turkey leg confit and bread and butter pudding.

Reservations should be made at least 48 hours before the date of booking and can be done online.

Level 10, DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur,
The Intermark, 348 Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2172 7272

Photo: Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre/Facebook

Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre

Enjoy a buffet dinner with a Thanksgiving twist at Eccucino, a contemporary restaurant in the lobby of Pullman Kuala Lumpur. The restaurant will be serving up Malaysian and international dishes at live cooking stations, ranging from pizzas and tandoori to Asian rice dishes and more.

For Thanksgiving on 23 November, Eccucino will have a special corner with traditional roast turkey and caviar as well to put some festive flavours on your plate alongside the wide variety of other dishes. Book now at RM126 per adult.

Lobby Level, Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre,
Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2170 8888

Photo: Rendez-Vous/Facebook


You don’t have to be alone for Thanksgiving – spend it with Rendez-Vous instead. From 7pm to 11pm on 23 November, Rendez-Vous will be making all the Thanksgiving favourites off a set menu that includes turkey, stuffing and more.

Expect to enjoy dishes such as maple syrup-glazed turkey roll with buttermilk bread, pork sausage, herbs stuffing, pumpkin soup, homemade corn bread, green bean casserole, a pumpkin and caramel cheesecake and more. Tables will be pushed together and food will be served family-style to really bring back the ambience of a cheerful Thanksgiving dinner.

The Thanksgiving dinner is priced at RM129 for adults and RM89 for children aged 10 or younger, to be paid on the day.

100 Lorong Maarof,
Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2202 0206

Photo: Zenzero Restaurant and Wine Bar

Zenzero Restaurant and Wine Bar

Treat yourself and your loved ones to a fancy Thanksgiving dinner at Zenzero, where they’ll be serving up festive treats by Chef Paolo in a special menu for the weekend of 23-26 November.

Some of the specials include the oven roasted turkey served with creamy mashed pumpkin, rosemary potatoes, roasted corn on the cob, gravy and cranberry sauce (RM96), Belgian endives with drunken cheese (RM38) and potato gnocchi with slow cooked veal ragu, white truffle paste and dry ricotta cheese (RM54).

Wine pairings are available for each dish at an additional cost. The regular ala carte menu will also be available for those who want to order their Zenzero favourites too. Make your reservations early!

St Mary Place, Jalan Tengah,
Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2022 3883

Photo: The Picha Project/Facebook

Street Feeders Of KL

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, share a meal with the homeless in the Street Feeders Open House on 18 November. From 7.30pm to 9.30pm, you’ll be able to sit with invited street friends to enjoy a meal catered by The Picha Project, which serves meals prepared by refugees and works towards providing sustainable income for them.

There’ll be music, games, storytelling and more activities to make it a truly memorable event as you taste delicious cuisine and make new friends. Ticket price is RM36++ and you can even pay it forward to sponsor our street friends.

RUANG by Think City
2 Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 017-670 7094

Photo: Riders Lodge Resort Malaysia/Facebook

Riders Lodge Resort Malaysia

Make a Thanksgiving getaway of it with the Thanksgiving Weekend Offer at Riders Lodge Resort Malaysia in Johor. Check in on Friday 24 November and get that night free when you check out on Sunday 26 November.

On Saturday night, you’ll enjoy one Gala Thanksgiving Dinner with golden pumpkin soup, freshly baked rolls, traditional roast turkey with onion and sage stuffing served with gravy, cranberry sauce, mashed potato, fresh corn on the cob and pecan pie.

The package is priced from as low as RM488 for two days and one night in a Verandah Deluxe, double occupancy (includes your free Friday night!). Besides the gala dinner, you’ll also get one Farmhouse breakfast and a lunch, along with eight per cent discount on all horse riding lessons and trail rides, as well as special rates for your children.

Bookings are made via telephone or email only and reservations are guaranteed by credit card. Cancellations must be done seven days before arrival.

Inside the Legends Golf and Country Resort,
Lot 1302 Kebun Sedenak, Kulai, Johor
Tel: 07-652 5330

Photo: G Hotel Gurney/Facebook

G Hotel Gurney

Join G Hotel Gurney for Thanksgiving dinner in Penang! From 6.30pm to 10.30pm on 23 November, their buffet restaurant Taste Café will have a spread of Thanksgiving dishes such as roast turkey and beef on the carving station, along with other delicious international cuisines.

The dinner is priced at RM120 per adult and RM60 for children aged six to 12 years old, as well as senior citizens aged 60 and above. Add RM75 to enjoy a free flow of house beer and wine.

168A Persiaran Gurney,
Tel: 04-238 0000