Fuego’s Christmas menu offers a special three-course, prix fixe Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Dinner at Hotel Maya on Tuesday, December 24 from 5-9 p.m. and Wednesday, December 25 from 12-9 p.m.
Fuego, the modern, Latin infused indoor-outdoor restaurant and lounge, offers a unique seaside setting featuring 13-foot-tall glass walls that fully retract with seating inside and on the patio area. Fuego’s stunning open-air views include the Pacific Ocean, Long Beach skyline and Queen Mary.
“Christmas in Fuego provides traditional holiday spirit with a terrific three-course dinner, festive lighting gracing the waterfront and our unique oversized fire pit on the patio,” said Jason Cervantes, Director of Restaurants at Hotel Maya – a DoubleTree by Hilton. “Our hope is to make Fuego a joyous experience for our guests, families, and employees during the holidays.”
Executive Chef Victor Juarez’s Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Dinner begins with a choice of Lobster Corn Chowder with cilantro mojo, kaffir lime, huitlacoche, and chili oil; Short Rib Tamales with stone-ground masa, guajillo sofrito, chanterelle mushrooms, and cashew crema; Maldon Sea Salt Roasted Golden Beets with frisée, feta-crème fraîche candied walnuts and white balsamic; or Jumbo Sea Scallops with mole vinaigrette, mashed acorn squash, and almond sumac.
Christmas Dinner Entrées include a selection of Oxtail & Duck with peppercorn mole Blanco, heirloom potatoes, caramelized fig, and micro assorted vegetables; Tenderloin of Beef with whiskey peppercorn Brussels sprouts, blue cheese and Peruvian purple potato purée; Turkey Mole with plantain and brioche stuffing, mole poblano, and corn potato purée; Lubina Verde with pan-roasted Chilean sea bass, Manila clams, calamari, chorizo, and green curry butter; or GF/V Sofrito Quinotto with cauliflower, chanterelle mushrooms, wilted arugula, citrus zest, almond sumac, and scallions.
Fuego’s Christmas desserts include the choice of Pumpkin Mousse Cheesecake with kumquat marmalade and fresh blackberries; or Christmas Yule Log with vanilla toll sheet cake, chocolate buttercream, and frosting.
Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Dinner guests will also enjoy complimentary coffee, decaffeinated coffee, and tea.
Fuego’s Three-Course, Prix Fixe Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Dinner costs $75.00 per adult and children, 13 and older; $38.00 for children, 12 and under; kids 5 and under feast for free; plus tax and gratuity. For Fuego’s Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Dinner reservations, which are strongly encouraged, please call 562.481.3910 or visit http://www.facebook.com/fuegolongbeach.