Christmas Lunch in Brighton

Whether you fancy cramming in the cranberry with a group of your office chums or taking a loved one out for a spot of tasty turkey with a mound of veg big enough for its own postcode, Brighton boasts a dapper selection of festive feasting destinations. Check out our recommendations for the best places to grab a spot of Christmas lunch this winter and spend the season as it was supposed to be... with a belly full of fine food.

Grand Central

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When it comes to winter warmers, Grand Central has got it down. The regal pub has gone all out this time around, armed with an impressive menu of traditional treats and modern classics. Tuck into 3 courses for just £30 per head, or opt for a finger food feast. And the best bit? They'll cater to any and all dietary requirements you throw at them.

The Salt Room

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Offering a decadent menu of fresh seafood and more left-field festive offerings, The Salt Room is an excellent spot if you're looking for something a little more high-end for your Christmas lunch. With private dining spaces available for groups of all sizes, and an excellent wine list to boot, you're bound to be served something special here.

The Coal Shed

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Hailed as the meat mecca of Brighton, The Coal Shed is heralded for its quality seasonal dishes. At Christmas, the seafront spot comes alive with the sweet scent of seasonal fare. Whether you take to the turkey or have a hankering for a salt-aged rib eye, you'll find a top-notch selection of lunchtime dishes.

Wahaca Brighton

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Give your Christmas lunch a Mexican twist as Wahaca's festive menu boasts some very tempting takes on traditional festive food. Bringing you prawn cocktail tostadas, turkey and stuffing taquitos and mince pie empanadas with brandy butter ice cream, it's Christmas dinner done differently.

One of the prettiest restaurants in Brighton, Six is a perfect spot to celebrate the festive season. Grab your nearest and dearest and get merrymaking at this gorgeous Western Road eatery with their menu of duck and chestnut terrine, vegan roasts and winter berry cheesecake.

Hove Place

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One of Hove's best-loved pubs, Hove Place offers much more than your standard gastro fare come Christmas time. Serving up a stunning selection of dishes for you and your fellow feasters, you'll find treacle-cured Loch Duart salmon, butter roast wagyu beef, sticky fig pudding and a classic turkey dinner on the menu at this warm and friendly spot.