Best Christmas Dessert Buffets in Tokyo 2023
Winter and Christmas Theme All-You-Can-Eat Dessert Buffets in Tokyo
All-you-can-eat dessert buffets have been a huge attraction in Japan among foodies and sweets lovers over the past years as you can enjoy a wide variety of delicious and photo-worthy desserts as much as you like! Dessert buffets are held mostly in restaurants and lounges of high-end hotels, and created by top skilled pastry chefs.
You can enjoy dessert buffets through the year in Japan and they are held with various seasonal themes and ingredients such as strawberry, matcha, summer fruits and Halloween. One of the most popular themes is Christmas as you can celebrate this festive season with premium desserts!
In 2023 winter, numbers of hotels in Tokyo are hosting Christmas theme dessert buffets, offering a wide variety of creative and high-quality desserts. In this article, I’m going to introduce some of the best dessert buffets in Tokyo this Christmas. Hope you find your favourite winter dessert buffets in Tokyo!
Keio Plaza Hotel
In 2023 winter, Keio Plaza Hotel (京王プラザホテル) in Shinjuku offers a cute and unique dessert buffet in a collaboration with two popular Sanrio characters; Pompompurin and Cinnamoroll. The Sweets Collection with Pompompurin and Cinnamoroll is held with the theme of the Detective of the Sweets World, offering colourful and unique desserts and savories with motifs of the two adorable characters such as coffee jelly with Cinnamoroll tail and biscuit sandwich in a shape of Pompompurin’s hat. In addition, each table has a mysterious challenge letter from the characters, which guests can enjoy solving the mystery like a detective while enjoying desserts.
Location: All Day Dining Jurin (2F)
Date: 1 October to 31 December 2023
Price: 6,000 yen (adult), 4,000 yen (child 4 year-old to elementary school), free under 3 year-old
Official Website: https://www.keioplaza.co.jp/event/autumn-sweets/index.html
Sunshine City Prince Hotel
Sunshine City Prince Hotel (サンシャインシティプリンスホテル) in Ikebukuro is teaming up with the adorable bear character Paddington for their Christmas dessert buffet. The Paddington Christmas Sweets Buffet offers a variety of desserts inspired by the world of Paddington including items using his iconic red hat motif and his favourite marmalade. Moreover, the hotel offers a special collaboration with Paddington, not only for the dessert buffets but also for stay plan as a special concept rooms of Paddington are available for a limited time. Visit Sunshine City Prince Hotel to celebrate the Christmas season and the 65th anniversary of Paddington this winter!
Location: Cafe & Dining Chef’s Palette (1F)
Date: 1 November to 25 December 2023
Weekend 11:30~13:30, 14:30~16:30, 17:30~19:30
Price: 5,500 yen (adult), 3,000 yen (primary school student), 1,500 yen (4–6 year-old) *plus 500 yen on 23, 24 and 25 December
Hilton Tokyo (ヒルトン東京) has always been a top venues for seasonal dessert buffets in Tokyo as they offer a wide variety of high-quality desserts in each season. This winter, the hotel is hosting the gorgeous and lavish King & Queen Christmas Dessert Buffet, inspired by royalty’s tiara, jewellery, gifts and Christmas decorations. There are 20 kinds of luxurious and sophisticated Christmas desserts inspired by the king & queen theme. Besides, the buffet has 10 kinds of Christmas savory items including roast chicken, poached fish and oven baked pork. Guests can enjoy the premium buffet surrounded by the festive atmosphere as the Christmas decoration and illumination are set up in the venue for a limited time including a 6m tall Christmas tree.
Location: Marble Lounge 1F Hilton Tokyo
Date: 17 November to 26 December 2023
Price: Weekday 5,500 yen/ Weekend and holiday 5,900 yen *6,600 yen on 22, 23, 24, 25 December