Cover Photo: Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

Start the Year of the Tiger on a sweet note with these fabulously festive afternoon tea offers

W Kuala Lumpur

Grab your seat at W Kuala Lumpur's Woo Bar for an auspicious Prosperi-Tea Afternoon Tea. Savouries include Alaskan crab and ikura pie tees, mantou sliders, smoked duck breast, chilli tiger prawns, crispy taro chicken puffs and a golden fried lunar ball. 

To sate your sweet tooth, indulge in festive treats like polo pineapple choux, Mandarin truffle, Oolong tea chocolate tarts, Raub peanut macarons and other Instagram-worthy creations, accompanied by tasty black sesame and matcha scones. The set includes coffee, tea or a glass of Lunar Longjing fruit tea.

Availability: Tuesday to Sunday from 3pm – 5pm  
Price: RM128+ per person  

W Kuala Lumpur | 121 Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur | Call +603-2786 8888 or WhatsApp +6012-347 9088 | Reservations

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The St Regis Kuala Lumpur

In the mood for deep fried prawn dumplings with five spice mayo and glazed salmon miso with red dates? Then tuck into The St Regis Kuala Lumpur's Chinese New Year Afternoon Tea at The Drawing Room for a dazzling array of mouthwatering savouries and rich desserts, including the Prosperity Orange Shiso cake and the Chinese New Year Lantern of apple and ginger mousse with chocolate ganache.

Those who prefer to enjoy this delicious high tea set from the comfort of their own abodes can opt for the limited edition Great Happiness Takeaway Afternoon Tea instead.

Availability: January 17 - February 15, 2022 from 2pm - 4pm and 4.30pm - 6pm  
Price: RM158+ per person (RM248+ per person including a glass of Delamotte champagne) and RM168+ per set for Limited Edition Great Happiness Takeaway Afternoon Tea

The St Regis Kuala Lumpur | 6 Jalan Stesen Sentral 2, KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur | Call +6012-280 1303 or email dining.kualalumpur@stregis.com | Reservations via Oddle

Four Points by Sheraton Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown

Afternoon tea aficionados who have enjoyed the Peranakan Afternoon Tea at Lady Yi's Tea House here shouldn't miss the Chinese New Year Afternoon Tea this month. This set presents familiar favourites like smoked salmon and barbecue chicken with festive delights like roast duck, beef shank and tea egg. 

Diners can enjoy Lady Yi's signature 11 Treasure Tea while sinking their teeth into delicious Nestum plain scones, osmanthus cake, madeleines, coconut spheres, strawberry tarts and mango mousse. Each set comfortably feeds two people, so grab your BFF and plan an unforgettable foodie weekend in Chinatown.            

Availability: January 10 to February 10, 2022 daily from 2pm - 6pm
Price: RM98+ per set and RM128+ for takeaway (pre-order at least four hours in advance) 

Four Points by Sheraton Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown | 2 Jalan Balai Polis, Kuala Lumpur | WhatsApp +6012-507 3327 or email dining@fourpoints.com | Reservations via Oddle  

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Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur

Weekends at the Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur this Lunar New Year are especially memorable at the Lounge on the Park, where a decadent Oriental Afternoon Tea will be available for the next seven weeks to usher in prosperity, good fortune and joyous memories with family and friends.   

Availability: Now till February 28, 2022 on Monday to Saturday from 2.30pm - 6pm and Sunday from 3pm - 6pm 
Price: RM168 per person (includes free flow of hot beverages) 

Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur | Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Kuala Lumpur | Call +603-2330 8798

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Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Chinese New Year at the Four Seasons Hotel in Kuala Lumpur is never a dull affair for gastronomes. Enter the Tigress Hi Tea at the Lobby Lounge where Chef Jimmy's expertly crafted dishes showcase local inspirations. Highlights include Sichuan pepper crusted salmon gravlax, XO chicken pie tee, fragrant pineapple tarts and orange scented petite pralines. 

Availability: January 15 to February 15, 2022 from 2.30pm – 5.30pm 
Price: RM188 per person 

Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur  | 145 Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur | Call +603-2382 8888 | Reservations

The Alchemy, The Starhill

The Alchemy's famous New Yorker Afternoon Tea takes on a Lunar New Year twist with the Lunar Edition, serving up scrumptious finger sandwiches and sweet eats inspired by the season's most auspicious treats.   

Availability: Daily from 3pm - 6pm  
Price: RM160 for two people 

The Alchemy | LG09, The Starhill, 181 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur | Call +6018-929 8060 or email shook@thestarhilldining.com

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The Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur

The legendary Ritzy Afternoon Tea at the Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur's Lobby Lounge pays ode to the delights of the Lunar New Year with its Spring Festival Inspired Ritzy Afternoon Tea. Be sure to book your spot in advance to dine in for this festive afternoon tea set. Or stay in and let the Ritz come to you with the Ritzy Afternoon Tea box: an ideal Lunar New Year gift for your high tea-loving friends.  

Availability: Daily from 12pm – 6pm
Price: RM160 for two people 

The Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur | 168 Jalan Imbi, Kuala Lumpur | WhatsApp +6018-306 3188 or email dining@ritzcarltonkl.com 

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The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur

If nostalgic grandeur and colonial ambience is what you desire this Chinese New Year, there's nothing quite like the Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur's Majestic Afternoon Tea: Festive Edition to brighten your day. Sink your teeth into tasty treats like the old fashioned clementine Swiss roll, red velvet fire crackers, golden pound cake and more irresistible bites.  

Usher in the Year of the Tiger with the festive edition of this decadent high tea spread, available for dine in at the Colonial Cafe, the Drawing Room or the Orchid Conservatory. You can even make someone truly happy this season by presenting them with the oh-so-pretty gift box version. 

Availability: Daily from now till February 15, 2022 from 12pm - 2.30pm and 3pm - 6pm 
Price: RM70++ per person at the Colonial Cafe, RM90++ per person at the Drawing Room and RM120++ per person at the Orchid Conservatory (RM180++ per gift box, orders must be placed at least 24 hours in advance)

The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur | 5 Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, Kuala Lumpur | Call or WhatsApp +6014-647 1060

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Element Kuala Lumpur

Raise your glass to a prosperous year ahead at Element Kuala Lumpur's Prosperity High Tea set, available at Trace Restaurant & Bar on Level 40. The set includes a selection of cold and hot savouries inspired by the flavours of the season, merging sweet, sour and hot notes into one delicious high tea spread. There's also a takeaway option to enjoy this hearty afternoon tea with your loved ones at home.      

Availability: Weekdays from now till February 28, 2022 from 1pm – 5pm
Price: RM138nett for two people

Element Kuala Lumpur | Ilham Tower, 8 Jalan Binjai, Kuala Lumpur | +603-2771 3388 or email TraceRB.Elementkl@element-hotels.com 

Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel

You can't go wrong with the Chinese Afternoon Tea Set here as beloved classics like pineapple tarts and red date cakes and barbecue chicken swan puffs are complemented with dainty orange truffles, hazelnut mandarin mille feuille, strawberry bouchon with blood orange nage and more zesty desserts. A selection of plain or mixed peel scones is included, served with cream and persimmon preserve.    

Availability: Saturday and Sunday at The Lounge on Level 31 and Monday to Friday at Link@ Sheraton Cafe from 2pm – 5pm
Price: RM160+ for two people

Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel | Jalan Utara C, Petaling Jaya | WhatsApp +6017-228 6098 | Reservations 

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