15 Merry Places for Special Christmas Meals in Chennai

With Christmas just round the corner and festivities on its way we decided to let you on the best places to have your Christmas meal in Chennai. So put on your Santa hats or reindeer horns because the season of fun and excitement is just right up ahead. Our list has some of the best places to have breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Chennai that will make your Christmas a whole lot merrier. So travel to Chennai for some excitement and fun with TripHobo.


1. pantry d'or 

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Start the day with some awesome pancakes and treat yourself with fluffy and soft delicacies that are sure to make your Christmas morning special. Pancakes, Churros, Lamb Pide are the specialty of the restaurant and come highly recommended. There are special Christmas hampers also available.

Location: 21/11, J Block, 6th Avenue Main Road, Anna Nagar East

Cost: Rs. 750 for two.

Christmas special: Christmas hampers

2. Burgundy’s

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With continental and Italian dishes this restaurant might be the perfect solution to your morning hunger. The specials include Olive Tartlets, Cheese Lasagne, Sauted Vegetables. Sunday breakfast buffet is probably the best day to visit the restaurant.

Location: 94, Somerset Greenways, Sathyadev Avenue, MRC Nagar, Santhome

Cost: Rs. 2000 for two.

Christmas special: Cheese Lasagne

3. Sandy’s Chocolate Laboratory

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Sandy’s Chocolate Laboratory has truly discovered the science behind a great meal. Give the place a friendly visit and taste Steak and eggs or Croissants and you will not be led down.  For a sinful but delicious breakfast dessert taste the waffles which is sure to make you go, go;Praise the lord!”

Location: 16, Wallace Garden, 2nd Street, Nungambakkam. Also in Teynampet

Cost: Rs. 1200 for two.

Christmas special: That Tiny Little Chocolate Cake

4. House #22

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Hungry for some continental breakfast well, we’ve got you covered. Visit House #22 and indulge in some mouthwatering crepes. The restaurant has a vintage look that is just perfect to enjoy your favorite breakfast. Specials include Zucchini Pizza Bites, Vegetable Summer Crepe, Cheesy Chicken Panini.

Location: 1/38, North Parade Road, Near Kathipara Junction, St. Thomas Mount

Cost: Rs. 1000 for two.

Christmas special: That Tiny Little Chocolate Cake 

5. Tryst Café

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Calm environment, scintillating interiors and food to die for is what the restaurant offers. The Caesar’s and the Greek salad is probably the best thing to try out when it comes to breakfast. The specialties include Beef burgers, Dragon chicken and Greek Kebabs.

Location: 4/359, Gatsby Village, East Coast Road, Neelangarai

Cost: Rs. 700 for two.

Christmas special: Brushetta platter


1. Tulips - Green Park Hotel

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With variety ranging from North Indian to South Indian, Chinese and Continental this restaurant will spoil you for choice. Classy interiors and calming ambience is what the hotel is famous for. The staff is very welcoming and the ambience is inviting. The hotel is most famed for its buffet, so get ready for a hearty Christmas buffet in Chennai with your family!

Location: Green Park Hotel, 183, NSK Salai, Arcot Road, Vadapalani, Chennai

Cost: Rs. 1500 for two.

Christmas special: Chicken with dry red chilly

2. Anjappar

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One of the most popular names when it comes to dining in Chennai this restaurant has been tried and tested by many who claim that this is one of the best in the city. So get your Christmas spirit on and taste some of the best Lamb Varuval in the city!

Location: Dev Apartments, 1st Main Road, K.B Nagar, Adyar, Chennai

Cost: Rs. 500 for two.

Christmas special: Lamb Varuval

3. Animal Kingdom

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Animal Kingdom as the name suggests is a jungle themed restaurant that is sure to satisfy that hunger beast in you. With dishes ranging from Thai to Chinese the place has some of the tastiest food with an Indian twist. The restaurant has a good mix of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes.

Location: 44, 1st Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar,

Cost: Rs. 300 person

Christmas special: Caramel Custard

4. Gerrys

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If you are someone who loves pork well, we’ve found your ideal eating place! Gerrys is renowned over town for its pork curry with crushed pepper and Beef chilly fry.

Location: 6/10, New Colony, Velachery, Chennai 600042

Cost: Rs. 300/person

Christmas special: pork curry

5. Azzuri Bay

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Visit Azzuri Bay restaurant and try the Steak that is both hearty and delicious. Perfectly roasted to medium-rare this juicy and scintillating steak will surely have you back for more!

Location: 13, 1st Crescent Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar, Chennai

Cost: Rs. 300/person

Christmas special: pork curry


1. Zaica

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Have a true fine-dine experience in this elegant restaurant and spend some quality time with your family or friends this Christmas. North indian food is the specality of the palce.

Location: 75, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Chennai

Cost: Rs. 600/person

Christmas Special Lunch & Dinner Buffet on 25th December

2. Little Italy

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If Italian food is what you crave then there is no better place to go to than Little Italy. From a hearty dinner menu to scintillating desserts the restaurant is a must try for any foodie. Get the feel of having Christmas dinner in Italy!

Location: 112, Eldorado Building, Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai 600034

Cost: Rs. 550/person

Christmas Special: little italy chennai buffet

3. Azulia - GRT Grand

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Azulia - GRT Grand is a treat for your taste buds and offers contagiously tasty Mediterranean meals. So try something different this Christmas and who knows this may become a tradition after all!

Location: GRT Grand, 120, Pondy Bazaar, Sir Thyagaraja Road, T. Nagar, Chennai

Cost: Rs. 550/person

Christmas Special: The ambience

4. Entrée

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Entrée is a chic and modern eatery that offers you food from around the world. Make this Christmas special by trying all different cuisines at one place. A christmas dinner at Entree will make you come back for more.

Location: E Hotel, Gate Number 1, Lobby Level, Express Avenue Mall, Pattulos Road, Royapettah, Chennai

Cost: Rs. 550/person

Christmas Special: Frozen mango delight

5. Zara The Tapas Bar & Restaurant

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No Christmas can be complete without some exciting wine to gulp down that delicious food and Zara the Tapas Bar & Restaurant gives you just that. From charming food to exquisite wine the place will awaken the Christmas spirit inside you!

Location: 71, Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600086

Cost: Rs. 800/person

Christmas Special: Shredded chicken with strawberry mint cocktail

So here goes our list of the best places to have a meal in the city on Christmas. So make merry, eat, drink and party! Because, Santa Claus is coming to town!

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