What better way to celebrate our country’s 66th Independence Day than indulging in local dishes? In the spirit of Merdeka, these hotels around the Klang Valley are joining in the festivities by offering an array of delectable dining experiences.
From sumptuous buffets to a menu inspired by local folklore and fairytales, guests can indulge in a culinary journey that pays homage to Malaysia’s rich and diverse culinary heritage.
The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur
Titled Malaysiaku: Culinary Tales of Folklore and Fables, The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur serves dishes that are thoughtfully curated, utilising local ingredients and traditional cooking techniques from 14 different states. Inspired by local folklore and fairytales, each course is named after a classic tale such as Puteri Santubong and Puteri Sejinjang, Kisah Itik Bertelur Emas, Batu Belah Batu Bertangkap, Kisah Tiga Ekor Kambing, Badang and Lagenda Pisang Raja Udang – weaving familiar stories into edible delicacies from each state in Malaysia.
Location: The Brasserie, Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, KL Sentral, 50470 KL
Availability: 17 August, 31 August, 9 September, 16 September 2023 (6pm to 10.30pm)
Price: RM364+ per pax
Contact: +603 2727 6666
Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur
Drawing inspiration from every corner of Malaysia, Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur presents an all-Malaysian buffet dinner. Highlights to expect include the hotel’s Signature Sup Tetel, Nandu Peratel, Roasted Lamb Kuzi, and Baked Seabass with Green Sambal. It’s a feast for the senses with over 200 dishes, including treats like Pandan Vanilla Roulade, a Chinese noodle counter for your choice of noodles and a lot more.
Location: 2, Jalan Stesen Sentral, KL Sentral, 50470 KL
Availability: 30 August – 3 September 2023. (6pm to 10.30pm)
Price: RM208 per pax
Contact: +60 12-215 8782
Putrajaya Marriott Hotel
Putrajaya Marriott Hotel will be offering a refreshing hi-tea buffet featuring Malaysian favourites, including Briyani Rice with Lamb Masala, Nasi Hujan Panas with Beef Ribs Assam Pedas, Hainanese Chicken Chop and Peking Duck. Also, in honour of Merdeka, the hotel showcases an enticing mini buffet and drinks at its vibrant lobby lounge on Merdeka eve. From 5pm till midnight, an assortment of finger food, from steak fries to nachos, along with two pints of beer or two glasses of wine will be served.
Location: IOI Resort City, 62502 Sepang, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya
Availability (Lobby lounge on Merdeka eve): 30 August 2023 (5pm until midnight)
Price: RM128 per pax
Availability (Hi-Tea buffet): 31 August 2023
Price: RM148 per pax
Contact:+603 8949 8888
Four Points by Sheraton Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown
Let your taste buds travel around Malaysia as Four Points by Sheraton KL unleashes the Merdeka magic with exclusive promotions at its three renowned outlets – Quan’s Kitchen, Jann, and Lady Yi’s Tea House. At Quan’s Kitchen, those born on 31 August 1957 can dine for free and those born on 31 August dine at only RM66+, an homage to our country’s 66 years of independence. Meanwhile, cocktail enthusiasts can indulge in two “Lost in Chinatown” cocktails and Chinatown-inspired light bites. Craving for a tea experience? Guests who purchase an afternoon tea at Lady Yi’s Tea House will receive one more free.
Location: 2, Jalan Balai Polis, City Centre, 50000 KL
Availability (Buffet): 1 August – 6 September 2023
Price: RM66+ per pax
Availability (Afternoon tea): 1 August – 16 September 2023 (2pm to 6pm)
Price: RM98+ per pax
Contact: +60 12-507 3327