Amazing iftar buffets and hampers to celebrate Ramadan
From Middle Eastern and Mediterranean-inspired food spreads to bespoke Ramadan dishes, here are the perfect iftars and hampers for Ramadan 2023.
Plan something memorable iftar Gathered amidst the towering skyscrapers of South Jakarta with an Iftar Buffet at Tom Aikens’ Michelin-starred Tom Aikens in The Langham, Jakarta. Upon entering the property, you will be greeted by the beautiful decoration of the mosque and a selection of exclusive Ramadan offers.
A sumptuous buffet with appetizers such as baklava, Turkish delights, cold mezze, mixed salad and more. offers. Expect a range of main dishes including soup, Western and Middle Eastern delicacies, Indian dishes and several live stations serving Chicken Shawarma, Chicken Tikka, Seafood Marinara Pasta and Fresh Beef Soup. Make room for essential Ramadan cold drinks like Es Cendol, Es Campur and Es Teler.
For those whose love language is gift-giving, the hotel has two options for Ramadan hampers, Deluxe and Premium packages. The first package includes Salted Black Sesame, Sunflower and Cheese Stick Galeta, Pistachio and Rose, Date and Walnut Maamul at Rp888,000. The latter includes a satiating lapis legite, sugar-glazed Kastengel, Nastar, gold-glazed macaron and an orange-stuffed date with Valrona chocolate for R1,588,000. Each package comes with an exclusive Langham Ramadan greeting card.
Complete your Ramadan experience by booking a Ramadan Tales room package with 25% off the daily rates of Deluxe and Executive Cityscape rooms. You can also enjoy special in-room dining at the hotel for Sahoor. It is available from March 23 to April 19, 2023.
For booking contact +62 21 2708 7888 or WhatsApp +62 858 8388 8805.
Sheraton Belitung Resort
Often referred to as one of the islands with the cleanest beaches, the stunning seascape of Belitung is perfectly illustrated by the facilities of the Sheraton Belitung Resort. With several attractions, the resort offers guests and visitors a Sunset Iftar Buffet Banquet at the Island Restaurant to break the fast with a golden glow.
The extensive menu includes Indonesian and Arabic dishes. Mie Belitung, Soto Betawi, Gado-Gado, Asinan and others. try classic tastes of local delights at buffets and live cooking stations. Go to the dessert table for Kolak Pisang, Es Belitung, Es Campur and complement it with traditional drinks like Bajigur or Wedang Jahe.
Alternatively, take a short trip to the Middle East as they offer a wide range of Arabic dishes such as Arabic Lentil Soup, Tabbouleh, Dajaj Bil Batata, Manakish, Falafel and Chicken Shawarma, as well as Arabic Mixed Grill. at one of the stations. Don’t miss the mouth-watering desserts, including baklava and basbousa.
The program is available from 23 March to 20 April 2023 at INR 275,000/person (1 and 2 weeks) and INR 325,000/person (3 and 4 weeks), children under 5 years free and 50% discount. Children up to 11 years old. The resort also offers a Get 5 Get 7 promotion for bookings for up to five people (reservations required).
To make a reservation, email [email protected] or call +62 719 8000 999.
Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta
A boutique hotel in the center of the capital, overlooking the Selamat Datang monument, will present this year’s Ramadan-Eid programs. Its Asian cuisine restaurant, Cinnamon, offers delicious food iftar Experience from March 22 to April 21, 2023. Discover Ketupat Sayur, Grilled Fish, Carved Meats and a wonderful spread of Indonesian delicacies specially prepared by Chef Geoffrey Aditya.
Later, visit the Mandarin Oriental Cake Shop to find the local community’s beautifully crafted rattan bags in Chirebon, enclosing traditional treats to send as a hamper. The Cake Shop stocks two choices of hampers, the compact Asghar Picnic Bag and the deluxe Akbar Treasure Box. Find favorites like Nastar, Kastengel, Pandan Sable, Spicy Cashew Nuts and Chocolate Butter Cookies in the Asghar Picnic Bag (Rs 899,000). Add 150g of raw honey and an elegant batik scarf to your hamper by opting for the Akbar Treasure Box (Rs 1,688,000).
Alternatively, you can find the star of Eid, the buttery Lapis Legit, which comes in two variants: Classic (Rs 702,000) and Plum (Rs 845,000) at the Cake Shop during the promotion. Mandarin Oriental’s exclusive Ramadan gifts are available to order from 6 March to 30 April 2023 and will be delivered on 20 March. Get an early bird discount for orders placed March 6-27, 2023. These offerings have made them one of the best places for Ramadan buffets and bowls.
For reservations, WhatsApp +62 21 2993 8888 or email [email protected] and [email protected]
The Hermitage, Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Jakarta
It’s time to experience what Ramadan is all about in Peranakan culture as presented by actress/singer Andien Aisya in partnership with ‘Pulang ke Rumah Andien’ at the Jakarta Hermitage. To break your fast prepared by Chef Ferdian Tobing and Andien, start by enjoying Peranakan favorites at the 1928 restaurant. follow the array takjil (breakfast food), Assorted Satay, Laksa Udang, Crab Cutlets, Curry Head Salmon and Assorted Peranakan Ice.
If you want to enjoy Padangnese and Middle Eastern cuisine, head to the rooftop LaVue, where Al Jazeerah Restaurant and Pagi Sore will be on hand to serve up delicious flavors from each country. iftar Dinner at 1928 is priced at Rp 528,000/person with free-flow iced tea, coffee and water, while dinner at LaVue starts at Rp 298,000 per person.
Are you wondering if you can bring the cooperation of Andien Aisya to your loved ones? Look no further, the hotel and Andien have prepared three Peranakan-inspired hampers to share with you. Filled with Ramadan-Eid season indulgences, the Aisyah Hamper (Rp728,000) consists of Golden Pineapple Nastar, Kaasstengels, Cheese Sago and Chocolate Cookies. Take it to the next level with raspberry and pineapple jam, a thousand-layer cake and two special collaborations: Hermitage Jakarta and Andien Aisya Scarf by Andien Dam (Rs 1,928,000).
Or simply send chocolate-dipped dates with the Dates Hamper (Rs 728,000). All the hampers come in a cute blue box with a matching fuchsia floral pattern designed by the actress herself. In addition, Chef Ricky Johansen, Executive Chef of LeAnn Bakes, is cooking up a unique creation for the Ramadan season. At the bakery, you can get a Ramadan date cake for 598,000 rupees.
Enhance your Ramadan hotel experience by booking an overnight stay in an exclusive Andien’s Room. The room is carefully decorated and designed to reflect Andien’s personal experience of Ramadan in the Peranakan culture. The hotel also offers special inclusive room packages suhoor (early breakfast), iftar buffet and one of three Ramadan meals for bookings made between 22nd March and 30th April 2023.
For booking contact +62 21 3192 6999 or WhatsApp +62 812 9991 1928.
Park Hyatt Jakarta
The Hyatt property in Central Jakarta is putting on a parade of holiday programs iftar buffets in their kitchens and prevents them from welcoming the holy month of Ramadan. From March 22 to April 21, 2023, sophisticated guests will be treated to an amazing culinary journey. Start in the dining room, where the team led by Chef Indravan Ardi prepares an array of flavors from East and West. The iftar Dining buffet starts from Rp 688,000 per person.
For takjil, visit the Conservatory and explore a Levantine-inspired Afternoon Tea set that highlights titbits like Pistachio Baklava and Maamul Tart. Craving more Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine? Join in the celebration of Ramadan at one of the event venues where you can taste the delicious Indonesian bread combined with the flavors of the Middle East and the Mediterranean. Afternoon tea at the Conservatory starts at Rp 325,000 per person and Rp 640,000 for two, while the Ramadan Feast starts at Rp 800,000 per person.
Park Hyatt Jakarta is also serving up handmade hampers with decadent cuisine priced at IDR 688,000 with a 10% discount for early bird bookings from 1-15 March 2023. In addition, Chef Pastry Chef Ali Saleh showcases his talent with his Ramadan cake collection consisting of Kolak Cake. , Bandung cake and Es Teler cake at 525,000 rupiah/cake and 65,000 rupiah/cake for the smaller size.
For booking contact +62 21 3119 0333 or WhatsApp +62 858 2468 6263.
*All prices exclude 21% government tax and services