by Nantini Krishnan, Ili Aliyah & Vhyshnawi Raj
Continuing their success for four consecutive years, Syeun Hotel is having their fifth ‘100 Families Reunion’ dinner on the eve of CNY. Guests will be entertained with special shows and the God of Prosperity will hand out ang pows in a form of Big Sweep tickets to all legal-age diners. There will be only 100 tables available and the price starts at RM488 nett to RM988 nett for 10 persons. Guests will be receiving a complimentary 5R family photo taken before the dinner. Call: 05 253 889 or 05 242 8889 for reservations.
The fine culinary skills of renowned Hong Kong Master Chef, Chung Ho Shi will be on display at the hotel’s Yuk Sou Hin Restaurant and TIFFIN Restaurant. The restaurant’s set menus start at the price of RM1188++ for a table of 10 people and will include their customised salmon Yee Sang and the chef’s signature dish the Smoked Duck with Lychee Wood.
TIFFIN All Day Dining, is offering buffet lunch/dinner package for RM68++ per pax. The package comprises of a plate of Yee Sang and features some signatures dishes such as Ginger Braised Duck, Ginseng Black Chicken Soup and Cantonese Style Steamed Red Snapper. Children are also welcome and the buffet spread is complimentary for children below 6 years old. For children aged 6 to 12 years old, they get 50% off the price of RM68++. Call: 05 208 2228.
Casuarina @ Meru
Casuarina @ Meru promises an auspicious start to celebrate CNY with Lion Dance Blessing Ceremony at the hotel main entrance with drums on February 19 at 9am. Poon Choi selections for 6 to 8 persons at RM388, one day advance booking is required. Takeaway available. 05 529 9999 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Website http://www.casuarinahotels.com.my/.
Excelsior Palace at Excelsior Hotel is having up to 9-course meals for the upcoming celebration. With special menus such as Salmon Yee Sang, Steamed Village Chicken with Chinese Herbs and Prawns cooked in two ways, guests can choose between 4 available set menus. Early birds reservations will receive a complimentary 1 bottle of House Wine and get to enjoy abalone for 10 persons at a special price.
Another in-house restaurant, Dulang Coffee House will have a special Chinese New Year buffet for lunch, hi-tea and dinner from February 18-22. RM29.90 nett to RM49.90 nett per person; 40% discount is applicable for senior citizen aged 60 years old and above and kids between 6-12 years old. Call: 05 253 6666.
Impiana Hotel Ipoh is offering their ‘Prosperity Feast’ at RM78 nett per adult and RM39 nett per child (6-12 years old) at The Coffee House between February 18 to 22.
On Chinese New Year’s Eve, there will be an ‘8-Course Reunion Chinese Set Dinner’ promotion that is priced from RM688 nett per table for 10 people. If you prefer a more relaxing family gathering, opt for the ‘Chinese New Year Eve Reunion BBQ Dinner’ priced at RM88 nett per adult and RM45 nett per child (6-12 years old). The ‘Fortune Hi-Tea’ is available, priced at RM58 nett per adult and RM29 nett per child (6-12 years old). Call 05 255 5555 ext. 8009.
Restoran Shabu-Shabu will be laying on a special promotion at RM41 per adult and RM20 per child between 90cm-130cm from February 16-23. There will also be a special price on lunch from 12pm-4pm at RM31 per adult and RM16 per child. Call: 605 241 3555 or 011 1219 6722.
Known as one of the best fine dining restaurants in town, Citrus is having special CNY dishes for the upcoming festival. Priced at RM30, Nian Nian You Yu is a combination of Tuna Tataki, Smoked Salmon with Crispy Tortilla and a side of Mixed Greens with Sesame Manuka Honey Dressing. While sipping on their Abalone and Mushroom Tea, priced at RM19, guests are welcome to try the Smoked Australian Lamb Rack with Tomato Chutney for RM67. Call: 05 545 1070.
Kinta Riverfront Hotel & Suites
Chinese New Year Reunion Dinner Menu (February 18 to March 3): Great Miner Chinese Cuisine @ level 1, with 9-course menu starting at RM788 nett. Call: 05 245 8888 ext. 8818 or 05 245 8818.
Bar.Racuda has prepared an exciting CNY menu for its customers. For something less traditional, check out the Prosperity Fusion Platter Set and Combo Set. The latter is priced at RM18.88 nett and contains a combination of five Western and Asian delicacies which include Chicken Wings, Lamb Paretal, Fish Strips, Bacon Chips (Turkey) and Onion Rings.
The Prosperity Combo set, which is only open for pre-bookings, includes the Fusion Platter and a Bottle of Martell VSOP priced at RM308.88 nett or a bottle of JW Black Label priced at RM288 nett. Customers will also be entertained by a Chinese Lion Dance, live band performances, and pool and karaoke competitions. Call 05 255 1311 or 017 864 4006 (Adam).
Lost World Of Tambun
Lost World of Tambun (LWoT) is organising a four-day celebration, packed with exciting and fun entertainment for visitors.
With their newly-built ‘Heaven On Earth’ stage, guests will be awed with performances such as the Playful Monkey King Musical, Nine Prosperous Drums and Dance of the Seven Heavenly Fairies by talented artists from Perak Society of Performing Arts (PSPA).
Jasmy Othman, the Assistant General Manager of LWoT in his speech said that this celebration is made to appreciate all guests regardless of race or religion. “From February 19 to 22, guests of LWoT will be entertained from day to night with dazzling performances,” said Jasmy to Ipoh Echo.
“We will also be having lion and dragon shows and the crowd’s favourite, the Tiger Feeding Show at LWoT Tiger Valley”, he said.
For early bookings and information, call 05 542 88888 or log in to: www.sunwaylostworldoftambun.com.