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7 Places to Dine This Christmas

on 10 December 2019 in Dining & Entertainment

7 Places to Dine This Christmas 
The festive season can bring with it a lot of unnecessary expectations and stress. Sometimes, even cooking a meal for the whole family can seem like too much. Instead of slaving away in the kitchen this Christmas, why not try going out for lunch or dinner? 
 
By choosing to dine out this Christmas, you can maximum the quality time you get to spend with your family, without having to sacrifice the pleasure of eating a lovingly prepared meal. The stand alone restaurants and hotel restaurants that do stay open on Christmas all do so because they can provide meals that have the same feeling as eating a home cooked meal. 
 
This Christmas, put the fun back into the festivities by enjoying the day. From seafood buffets to modern takes on Christmas lunch, the best thing you’ll do this festive season is letting someone else cook up a Christmas feast for you and your family. 
Savour the best of Christmas with an unforgettable meal 
Christmas lunch or dinner on the Gold Coast can take many forms. Whether your family loves a good buffet or prefers the pace of a five course meal, everyone’s taste buds will be fulfilled by these 7 places that offer Christmas lunch and dinner. 

  1. QT Gold Coast - seafood and meat  
For those looking to feast on slow roasted meats, fresh seafood and freshly picked salads, Bazaar is the place for you. This Christmas, Bazaar is also offering a free flowing 3 hour beverage package as well as visits from the man himself- Santa.
 
Or, dial up the indulgence level by visiting the QT Ballroom Christmas lunch. Not only will there be turkeys carvings, beef and lamb, lunch at the Ballroom will also feature trawler caught seafood. 
  1. Four Winds - buffet 
Four Winds is a delight for the senses. The 360 degree revolving restaurant offers a unique way to spend Christmas. While visually appealing, this restaurant also offers amazing food. 
 
Four Winds takes the idea of Christmas lunch to a whole new level. Families can fill up on the unparalleled buffet spread. However, the great thing about Four Winds is that they cater to everyone by providing meat free options as well. Making sure that everyone is looked after this Christmas.
  1. Palazzo Versace - seafood and meat 
The Palazzo Versace is the perfect place to go for those looking to add an element of fancy to the festive season. A big drawcard for Palazzo Versace this year is their incredible selection of cuisines and dining options. 
 
Delight in a seafood inspired buffet lunch at Il Barocco. Move through a buffet lunch hosted in the La Medusa Ballroom. Or, indulge in a sophisticated five course lunch at Vanitas with paired wines. At the Palazzo Versace, choose to spend Christmas however you like. 
  1. Little Truffle - seafood and meat 
Little Truffle is the perfect Christmas destination for the modern foodie. Marketed as hosting one of the most refined foodie offerings this Christmas day lunch, you can be sure that the dishes will be Instagram worthy. 
 
From staples like prawn and lobster cocktails to more adventurous options like roast poussin and pomme puree, Little Truffle is the perfect place for those looking to try something a little out of the ordinary this Christmas. 
  1. The Glasshouse at The Island - seafood and meat 
Experience sensory overload by visiting The Glasshouse at The Island. Between the vaulted ceilings, the floor to ceiling windows and the traditional luncheon, you won’t know what’s more impressive. 
 
The Glasshouse is the perfect place for families with different tastes. The selection of roast meats and vegetables, hot and cold seafood and summer salads will cater to everyone’s needs. 
  1. Hyde Paradiso - seafood buffet 
Celebrate Christmas in Australia by enjoying the country’s produce and landscape all in one spot. Hyde Paradiso offers glistening ocean views as the backdrop to a succulent seafood buffet complete with prawns and freshly shucked oysters. The cherry on top of the cake is the themed cocktails upon arrival and Christmas presents for the kids. 
  1. Miss Moneypenny’s - seafood and meat 

Miss Moneypenny’s Christmas soiree is not to be missed. Visitors through the door are guaranteed one thing- to leave with a full, satisfied stomach. There’ll be seafood boards to start and a variety of meats and vegetables as the main before the iconic Australian pavlova appears for dessert. Honestly, what more can you ask for? 
Creating a Memorable Christmas 
With so many great dining out options this Christmas, why stress out over cooking the perfect Christmas lunch or dinner this year? Instead, sit back and relax as everyone’s taste are catered for by professional chefs. All you’ll have to worry about is buying presents! It will be the most stress free Christmas you’ve had in years. 
 
Finish Christmas on a high note, treat yourself and others with a superior dining experience at The Strand Coolangatta. 

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