Candlelit Five Course Menu this Valentine’s Day at Ceylon Continental Hotel!

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This February 14th, couples will have the chance of celebrating their love at a five course special menu hosted by the candlelit Pearl Restaurant at the Ceylon Continental Hotel.

Romantically situated by the side of the Indian Ocean, the Continental posts epic vistas of the horizon; the location is designed to make the special occasion unforgettable.

The promotion will be on from 7.30pm to 10.30pm and will include a range of offers. This special Valentine’s Day Dinner is priced at Rs.5,000/- nett per couple.

Couples will be treated to a five course sit down menu with themed dishes and complimentary champagne cocktails. Every Lady will be given a red rose at the entrance.

One of the deliciously inviting dishes include a spectacular seafood variety  of lobster medallion, marinated tiger prawns wrapped with smoked salmon, alligator pear sushi roll and crunchy greens – titled the “Be My Valentine” starter.

Main course includes base options of lamb, chicken or fish. Each dish is carefully prepared with combinations that will titillate the senses; a Herb Crusted Pink Roasted Lamb hint with mint, heart shaped garlic polenta, young vegetable and rosemary jus is one such option. For chicken lovers, the Crumbed Breast of Chicken dish is enhanced with stuffing including soft cheese and ham, and further flanked with caramelized sweet potatoes and more. The third optional main course is a seafood extravaganza including Oven baked seer fish fillet with lobster and salmon mousse on champagne and saffron butter, steamed vegetables and angel hair pasta, a Spokesperson said. 

The meal concludes with a fantastic chocolate praline frost soufflé, followed by “Sweet Dreams” a.k.a. choices of tea and coffee, and assorted small desserts, or Mignardise.

Guests will be entertained by live band music, which will complete the promotion’s dedication to Valentine’s Day. Free photograph of every couple will be given at the event, the Hotel said.

The Ceylon Continental Hotel is now owned and managed by the Hayleys Group. To experience all that Ceylon Continental has to offer, please call 242 1221 or visit