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Top10 Top 10 Christmas Day Restaurants

Take the stress out of Christmas with lunch or dinner at one of our favourite Melbourne restaurants. From six-course degustation menus to two-course feasting menus by the river, here’s our roundup of the best Christmas Day offers.
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Start with an amuse of oyster, foie gras foam, cured trout, passionfruit, then enjoy an entrée of Jamon, roasted peach, Persian feta, clove honey before deciding between the red wine smoked goose breast or crispy skin ocean trout. Finish off with white nougat pavlova and summer fruits. Sounds like the perfect Christmas! Bookings available between 11am and 2pm, $95 per person or $130 with matched wines.
Combining the style of New York with the elegance of Europe in a unique Australian setting, No. 8 by John Lawson at Crown Melbourne makes the perfect setting for a special Christmas. For $230 per person, guests enjoy a six-course menu, including a glass of Moet. You won’t miss out on your Christmas favourites with pudding and brandy crème on offer for dessert.
Spend Christmas Day in the opulent surrounds of Melbourne's Grand Hyatt at Collins Kitchen. Craft your own 5-star Christmas feast from an overflowing buffet filled with all your festive favourites with their extravagant Christmas Day Breakfast Buffet from 7:30am – 10:00am (adults $95.00 per person including glass of sparkling wine; children $47.50). There is also a lunch buffet (adults $280.00 per person, including Champagne, premium white & red wine, beer & selected cocktails; children $108.00) or the dinner buffet (adults $190.00 per person, children $95.00).
For something unique, experience the fine art of authentic Chinese cuisine at renowned Melbourne restaurant Silks, located in the Crown Entertainment Complex. The lunch banquet at Silks includes Singaporean wok fried king prawns, lobster, Wagyu and shredded duck fried rice ($160, including a glass of Moet).
Celebrate Christmas Day with Essence on Exhibition and enjoy a traditional Christmas buffet inclusive of succulent carvery meats, fresh seafood, gourmet salads, an indulgent variety of desserts and a selection of premium beverages.$199.00 per person, $89.00 per person (under 12 years) or $39.00 per person (under 6 years).
Celebrate with your loved ones at Campari House this Christmas as you indulge in a 3 course feasting menu, with a complimentary drink on arrival! $85 per person or $30 for children under 12 years.
Fitting snugly between two laneways off Flinders Lane, join the team at Terra Rossa for Christmas Day and enjoy three courses and a glass of sparkling or beer on arrival ($85 per person).
A sprawling riverside venue with spectacular water views, The Wharf Hotel is the perfect Christmas Day destination. To celebrate December 25th, The Wharf is offering a traditional two course feasting menu for $60 per person, $20 kids under 12 years old. Sittings available at 12pm or 2pm.
The Meat & Wine Co. Melbourne has spared no expense in creating its impressive Southbank steakhouse restaurant, nor does it spare any expense for Christmas.