Indulge in a season filled with refined revelries and elegant celebrations…

When it comes to the festive season, we think of a few things besides presents: get-togethers with family and friends and delicious festive meals. Whether it’s the long-awaited turkey dishes, roast meats, or titillating platters of seafood, we want them all.

So, this weekend, why not bask in the celebratory spirit at Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh’s buffet line at Elements Restaurant, which will be serving up an indulgent spread? Just be sure to arrive hungry.

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Exclusively for its festive brunch and dinner from Friday December 23 to Sunday December 25, you can delve into the season’s favourites and international delights, such as the traditional roast turkey with cranberry sauce, a beautifully succulent prime rib and other spread of meats from the carving station.

Love a free flow of seafood? Make a beeline for the ice bar with prawns, crab legs, and mussels. Plus, a sashimi counter to get your fix. For those with a taste for Asian fare, there are dishes like sushi and dim sum, as well as a whole line-up of Indian delights like biryani, butter chicken and more

Of course, don’t forget the array of festive desserts that run the gamut from Panettone and sweet dried-fruit pudding to log cakes and patisserie galore.

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You’ll also be treated to other festive specials, such as pretty mocktails filled with holiday flavour and live entertainment to put the spirit into your season.

Oh, and did we mention that this spot is great for families? Kids can delight in their very own buffet experience and entertainment at the dedicated kids’ corner, available only during the three-day festive brunch.

Alternatively, drop by Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh’s Lobby Lounge and catch up with friends over some fabulously festive mixes, complete with live entertainment. From Friday December 23 to Sunday December 25, the bar is offering some seasonal mocktails and an assortment of other holiday-inspired drinks. So, cosy up with your yuletide creation, and get into the festive spirit, literally.

Festive Brunch at Elements, Dec 23 to 25, 12.30pm to 4pm, SAR330++ / Festive Dinner at Elements, Dec 23 to 25, 7.30pm to midnight, Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh, 2239 King Fahd Rd, Al Olaya, Riyadh 12264. Tel: 011 211 5000. @fsriyadh

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