Prosperous Chinese New Year Buffet Dinner at Starz Diner, Hard Rock Hotel Penang.

With Chinese New Year just around the corner, why not have your family or friends reunion at Hard Rock Hotel Penang as they are all set to welcome the year of Goat with a great variety of Chinese New Year festive dishes available at the Starz Diner, Pizzeria and Hard Rock Café Penang. 

On the eve and first day of Chinese New Year, Hard Rock Hotel Penang will be serving a prosperous buffet dinner at the Starz Diner.

The Chinese New Year Buffet Dinner at Starz Diner features a widespread of cold selection, soup, Yee Sang station, chinese mains, Chinese BBQ carving station, steamboat station and sweets.

Let's see what awaits the diners.

One of the dish that many look forward to will be the Yee Sang and tossing of the Yee Sang. 

Don't forget to toss it HIGH :)
Huat Ahhhhhhh

One of the dish that many look forward to will be the Yee Sang and definitely the tossing of the Yee Sang. The Starz Diner will house a Yee Sang Station serving Sliced Fresh Salmon, Chinese Five Spiced Powder, Toasted Sesame Seeds, Red Pickled Ginger, Carrots, Ground Cinnamon, Roasted Peanuts, White Radish, Crackers and other selected ingredients.

Highlights from the Cold Selection are:

Prawn Dragon Fruit Cocktail. 
Pie Tee with Condiments

Baby Octopus Salad

Chef Heng - Middle

For the even of Chinese New Year, Chef Heng, Hard Rock Hotel Penang’s Chinese Chef will be serving a Ginseng Chicken Soup and Crab Meat Seafood Soup on the first day of Chinese New Year.

Unlike the norm, the Crab Meat Seafood Soup is packed with ingredients. By just looking at it you will able to tell how much ingredients it has.

Crab Meat Seafood Soup

Some of Chef Heng’s specials from the mains are, the fried vegetable with “Loh Hon Chai” and “Seow Pak Choy” with oyster sauce, steamed fried rice in lotus leaves with yam and dried shrimps and steamed fish “Teow Chew” style.

Fried Vegetable with “Loh Hon Chai”
Steamed Fried Rice in Lotus Leaves with Yam
Steamed Fish “Teow Chew” style

Marinated Mussels with Pepper

From the Chinese BBQ Carving Station, savour the roasted duck with duck sauce accompanied with savory steamed Man Tau and flour egg skins. The dinner also features a steamboat station where diners can enjoy a wide range of meat, seafood, vegetable and noodle.

Nothing like mouth-watering desserts to end the perfect meal.
 Hot Soya Bean with Gingko Nuts and Glutinous Rice Balls
Mandarin Oranges 

Pomelo Fruits
Here is a favourite of many during the Chinese New Year festival, the ever popular Kuih Kapit or known as the local Love Letters.
Kuih Kapit

Honeycomb Biscuit

Assorted Chinese Cookies

There is more delicious offerings made at the buffet line. So don't forget to bring you family over for a festive reunion celebration at Starz Diner.

Eve & First Day of Chinese New Year Buffet Dinner
Price : 
Rm 80++ (Adult)
                    RM 58++ (Child 6yrs - 12yrs)
Additional :
RM 30++ to enjoy free flow of house wines, selected chilled juices or soft drinks.

If you prefer to opt for something less traditional, Pizzeria is offering Italian Fusion for the month of February. Items not to be missed will be such as the Dim Sum Pizza, Four Seasons Chicken Fusilli Pasta and Chinese Italian Odyssey Platter.

To reserve seats at the Starz Diner and Pizzeria, please call +604 886 8057 or email

While Hard Rock Café Penang on the other hand will be offering an Auspicious Platter promotion starting from 12 February 2015 – 5 March 2015. 
The platters are priced : 
RM130++ for 2 persons 
RM195++ for 3 persons. 

The platter features :
Starter – 
A choice of Soup of the Day or Fresh Mix Salad
8 types of Mains – 
Potato Skins, Asam Prawns, Chinese Fried Rice, Sweet and Sour Fish, Tangy Chicken Wing, Deep Fried Chicken with Lemon Sauce, Hickory Smoked Pulled Lamb Sandwiches, Mini Beef Burgers with Thai Plum Sauce 
Dessert - 
Glutinous Rice Cake

For Hard Rock Café Penang, please call +604 886 8050 or email

Thanking Hard Rock Hotel Penang for hosting.

 ~ Wishing all a Happy and Prosperous Chinese New Year ~
 ~Gong Xi fa Cai~

For more information
Batu Ferringhi Beach,
11100 Penang, Malaysia
Tel : + 604 - 881 1711