Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

Executive Chef Abdul Malik Manam gives the thumbs up to a selection of his Ramadhan buffet spread

Ipoh’s pioneer star-rated hotel, Hotel Excelsior, will be serving traditional Malay dishes this coming month of Ramadhan at their Dulang Coffee House.

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

nasi ulam-ulam

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

rendang tok

With the theme “Sajian Juadah Silam”, diners can expect to indulge in authentic “kampung” cooking, courtesy of the hotel’s Executive Chef Malik, who is a hands-on chef, and his dedicated team in the kitchen.

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

prawn curry

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

ikan bakar

There will be eight sets of menus, to be served on rotation basis, with ten main courses daily. In total, we can expect almost 200 items served during the entire month!

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

murtabak

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

chicken tandoori

In this post, I am not able to share photos of all the dishes with you, but I would like to share with you some of the chef’s signature dishes. They are rendang tok (beef), tandoori chicken, prawn curry, kambing masak hitam (lamb), itik rendang pedas (duck) and ketam assam pedas (crab).

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

bubur lambuk

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

cendol pulut

Soups to look out for are sup ekor lembu and sup tulang rawan. As for desserts, part of the chef’s recommendations include pulut inti, cendol pulut, kuih-muih, pudding and agar-agar.

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

assam laksa

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

acar

Action counters are also a feature of Hotel Excelsior’s Ramadhan buffet. Diners can try preparing their own assam laksa or prawn noodles. Besides these, other action stalls offer steamed fish and grilled items like prawns and lamb.

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

ulam-ulaman

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

Hari Raya delicacies. Note serunding in halved coconuts.

This month of Ramadhan, Dulang Coffee House resident band, Carnations, will perform live from 8pm daily. Featuring Ganeshan and Lin, they will be rendering a medley of slow Malay songs. Also expect soft Nasyid and keroncong.

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

Malaysian fruits

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

kuih-muih Melayu

This buka puasa (breaking of fast) buffet is available from 16th July to 7th August from 7pm to 10pm daily, at a price of RM39.99 nett per adult and RM25.99 nett (per child below 12 years old). The good news is that diners who reserve and pay for their dinner from 10th to 15th July will enjoy 10% discount. For reservations, call: 05-253 6666 (ext. 8514).

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

barbeque lamb

Excelsior Hotel Ramadan buffet

Carnations, featuring Ganeshan (R) and Lin (L)

Dulang Coffee House @ Hotel Excelsior
Add: 43, Jalan Sultan Abdul Jalil, 30300 Ipoh, Perak.
For reservations, call: 05-253 6666 (ext. 8514)
Fax: 05-253 6912

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