4 November 2013
The Lobby Lounge of Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta is a place to see and to be seen. It is not only known for its cosy atmosphere and breathtaking scenery magnificently framed by floor-to-ceiling windows, but also offers a classy high-tea buffet from 3 to 6 p.m. daily.
For only Rp.150,000++ per person, guests can savour selections of mouth-watering delicacies while sipping their choice of tea, flower tea, herbal tea and coffee.
A wide selection of Dilmah tea is available. Choices range from bright and bold English Breakfast, the legendary Earl Grey, the subtle taste of Darjeeling, calming chamomile, green tea and oolong tea to a variety of flavoured tea, such as rose with French vanilla, lychee with almond and rose, Italian almond tea, Ceylon ginger tea, refreshing peppermint tea, rosemary tea and the gentle, yet minty Sencha tea with peppermint and cinnamon.
To please the palate while enjoying the exquisite tea, Lobby Lounge offers an extensive choice of delectable flavours on its buffet spread. Guests can enjoy hot dishes, such as samosa, chicken satay, breaded prawn and assorted dim sum. A generous selection of sandwiches, including smoked turkey, roast beef, smoked salmon and tomato cheese, are also available in addition to the assorted cheese, peanuts and dried fruits. For the sweet tooth, the buffet features such sweet selections as jajanan pasar (Indonesian sweets), desserts in shooter glasses and cakes, including brownies, opera green tea and cheesecake. Chocolate lovers can indulge in assorted praline or the chocolate fondue.
Aside from the High Tea Buffet, Lobby Lounge also offers a variety of a la carte dishes and beverages. Smoothie fanatics can enjoy Chunky Banana Milk, Strawberry Peach, Cashew Milkshake or White Snow. Choices of homemade ice cream and sherbet, such as Affogato Cup, Chocolate Passion and Marinated Fresh Berries, are also available.
Guests can nibble on delicious snacks served a la carte at the Lobby Lounge, from international all time favourites, such as Cesar Salad, Crispy Fried Wings, Wagyu miniature burgers or the famous BLT; Indonesian favourites like satay, gado-gado, sop buntut and soto ayam; or vegetarian selections like Greek salad, Thai spring rolls or vegetable pannini. A selection of desserts like pear with chocolate and caramel sauce or banana fritters is also available.
Guests can escape the hustle and bustle of the city at Lobby Lounge to enjoy a view of the hotel’s lush garden visible through the floor-to-ceiling glass windows and an array of delicious tea, including the legendary Dilmah tea.
For reservations and information, please call (62 21) 2939 9562 or click here.
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently owns and/or manages more than 80 hotels under the Shangri-La brand with a room inventory of over 34,000. Shangri-La hotels are five-star deluxe properties featuring extensive luxury facilities and services. Shangri-La hotels are located in Australia, Canada, mainland China, Fiji, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sultanate of Oman, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in mainland China, India, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar, Sri Lanka and the United Arab Emirates. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com