The Ultimate Christmas Eve And Brunch Guide | MF Guide

By Nidhi Mehra December 20, 2018
A very merry Christmas At Indigo Deli

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. The year is coming to an end and the most festive events of the year are only a few days away.

Christmas Eve is always celebrated with a bang and the day after with a wholesome brunch. So, here’s a list of our picks for parties for Christmas Eve and Christmas themed brunches to hit up.

London Taxi

Kamala Mills

This two storey British themed gastropub is going all out with their Christmas festivities. They have a Winter Wonderland Christmas Eve party taking place on 24th of December. Fill up your glasses with Strudel Mulled Wine, Rum Raisin shots, Vanilla EggNog and Jingle My Bells, curated by celebrity Mixologist Ami Shroff. Adding the right amount of drama to every floor, this party is definitely going to amp up your spirits!

They also have a Christmas themed brunch buffet planned for 25th of December. Traditional Roast Chicken, Turkey and Pork Belly teamed with Christmas cocktails are some of the options on this menu.

Rsvp to: 7710082222 to book your spot.

Christmas Brunch At London Taxi

Christmas Brunch At London Taxi

The Irish House

Multiple outlets

The folks at The Irish House don’t want you to restrict your Christmas plans to just one day. They have curated a special drinks and food menu titled The Irish Christmas, across all their outlets that’s sure to make a party out of your visit, whether it be a lit Saturday night, or a quick post-work weekday grub.

The menu highlights delightful Christmas treats like Spinach And Cheese Tortellini; Turkey Ham And Cheese Sandwich; Xmas Roast Chicken; Christmas Pork Ribs and a classic Yule Log, to name a few. Also featuring boozy cocktails like Winter Sangria, Nutty Baileys, Whiskey Cin and more.

Yule Log

Yule Log

The Good Wife

BKC

Enjoy a festive feast at this BKC gastropub with all the trimmings and pomp that the Christmas season calls for. Start off with appetizers like the Creamy White Onion Veloute and move onto mains like Roast Turkey, Green Apple Mash and Cranberry Jus, experiment with exotic twists like Swiss Chard & Ricotta Saffron Ravioli with Pecan Nut and Brown Butter. And, wrap up the meal with their heavenly Good Wife Christmas Pudding served with Bourbon Sauce.

BTW, this menu is available from the 23rd to the 25th of December.

Christmas Brunch at The Good Wife

Christmas Brunch at The Good Wife

Woodside Inn

Andheri West

This neighbourhood bar has a pre-Christmas brunch on 23rd of December. The brunch menu has Christmas specials like Pan Seared Threadfin Fish, a wholesome Christmas Quiche, happy beginnings like Eggs Florentine, Fresh Mandarin and Chocolate Chip Buckwheat Waffles, pizzas, burgers and themed cocktails too.

Xico

Kamala Mills

Have a Mexican style Christmas dinner at Xico with their La Posadas set menu. A treat for diners, the family style dinner includes festive staples such as Pozole Soup, Tamale de Birria Lamb Shanks, Roasted Pork Leg, Pasteles, and a traditional Christmas concoction called Rompope. Book your table here

Hakkasan 

Bandra

A mainstay in Chinese culture for thousands of years has been the crispy roast duck, known as Peking duck. It is traditionally served and eaten during this festive time. Celebrate Christmas the Chinese way as Hakkasan Mumbai has curated the signature Peking duck. It will be served at the table where the Chef will carve the bird in front of you into smaller pieces. After carving the duck, he will spread some Hoisin sauce on a pancake, add green onions and a few strips of duck and folds it into a wrap. The final result is a rush of flavours – the pancakes, the sweet hoisin sauce and the onions along with the rich crispy duck to complete your festive meal.

Contact: +91 22 26408800 to reserve a table.

Peking Duck at Hakkasan

Peking Duck at Hakkasan

Gymkhana 91

Lower Parel

Celebrating Christmas till the 30th of December, you can dig into Gymkhana 91’s festive menu offering dishes like Mulled Wine Poached Chicken, Spiced Braised Pork Ribs, Honey Glazed Roasted Pork Belly, Lamb Tart, Rum Soaked Bacon, Plum Cake and more. Couple these with their Christmas Chalice, Mulled Wine, Santa-Gria, and be set for a very tipsy Christmas!

Christmas celebrations all the way at Gymkhana 91

Christmas celebrations all the way at Gymkhana 91

Indigo Delicatessen

Multiple Outlets

This Christmas, Indigo Delicatessen revisits the quintessential tradition featuring a delicious menu with all the trimmings and a warm winter cocktail menu inspired by the season. Head there between 21st of December to 25th of December to celebrate Christmas cheer!

Monkey Bar

Bandra

Get high on the festive spirit at Bandra’s buzzing bar. With the party mood on, the drinks can’t be far behind and to keep you in high spirits, Monkey Bar has a selection of heady libations. Toast to the holiday season with a  Mulled Wine Sangria, get tipsy with their whiskey based Ginger St. James and be ever jolly with their Santa High, a wicked fusion of Old Monk and vodka that will pack a punch.

They also have decadent desserts and a must try is their gooey and crunchy Brookie, a decadent deconstructed version of the brownie meets cookie dessert, with a generous scoop of salted caramel ice-cream. Team it with a steaming cuppa hot chocolate, maybe?

Cocktails High On Christmas

Cocktails High On Christmas

St Regis

Lower Parel

The St. Regis, Mumbai assures you a festive experience like no other, as they keep alive the legacy of timeless traditions that began at The St. Regis, New York.

Their Christmas celebrations will be rung in with the signature Christmas Eve dinners and Christmas Day brunches at Seven Kitchens, Yuuka, By The Mekong, Luna, The Sahib Room and Kipling Bar.

Festive celebration at The St Regis Mumbai

Festive celebration at The St Regis Mumbai

Lotus Café

JW Marriott, Juhu

Revel in merry celebrations as the JW Marriott Mumbai, Juhu presents an enchanted Christmas with royal themed décor, brightly lit hallways, carols ringing all around and remarkable cuisine. Board the culinary Christmas express to the North Pole with a lavish Christmas Eve dinner on the 24th of December and Christmas brunch on the 25th of December at Lotus Café.

For inquiries, contact them at: +91 22 6693 3277.

Christmas Specials at Lotus Cafe

Christmas Specials at Lotus Cafe

JW Café

JW Marriott Sahar

Ring in the festivities and savour the best flavours at JW Café with a special Christmas Eve dinner on 24th of December and Christmas Day brunch on the 25th of December.

For inquiries, contact them at: +91 22 2853 8656

Christmas Specials at JW Cafe

Christmas Specials at JW Cafe

House Of Lloyd

Juhu

Join them on 23rd of December for pre-Christmas celebrations that will transport you to Goa right in the city. Sing your heart out as they have a jolly karaoke night planned.

For inquiries, contact them at: 7400092996

The Sassy Spoon

Nariman Point

Keeping things sassy this Christmas, they bring to you The Sassy Christmas Brunch. Enjoy a lavish spread with a live performance by Hushad Khan on 25th of December.

Drinkery 51

BKC

Dance the night away at this BKC resto bar and pub! Third Dimension will be entertaining you guys with the latest Bollywood hits, and the bar will be overflowing with Christmas special cocktails.

Book your passes here.

Crafters Tap House

Powai

They have a Christmas feast curated till the 30th of December.

We’ll be going with an empty stomach to explore all their options from small plates like Paneer Red Velvet Sheekh, Mushroom Wok, Prawns tempura, Currywrust hot dog, Boeuf sliders, Turkey sliders and large plates like Pork belly, Pork meatloaf, Roast Ham, Roast Boeuf, Risotto, Truffle Taglierini. Wrap up your meal with a decadent Christmas Cake, and many more delectable dishes paired harmoniously with the right spirits is all you need to get your Christmas shining.

Making your christmas a little more special, they bring to you Christmas in a Glass, a special limited edition “Christmas Ale” blended for the festive season bound to bring a cheer. The brew combines a malty affair of aroma and taste, perfectly balanced with spices and a hint of citrus, medium amber to dark brown in appearance.

Christmas Ale at Crafters Tap House

Christmas Ale at Crafters Tap House

There is way too much fun happening this Christmas. Make your plans now!

P.S.- Get your hands on our Christmas gifting guide here