Best Christmas Dinners In Leeds

Ah, Christmas – it really is the most wonderful time of the year. Not just because we get to douse ourselves in holiday cheer and catch up with our families, but also because ‘tis the season to quite literally stuff our faces. Whether it’s a pub roast by a roaring fire or a bougie buffet at a decadent restaurant, this city is packed with places offering all kinds of festive feasts. If you’re in charge of organising this year’s do, then check out our list of Christmas dinners in Leeds.

Last updated on 3rd January 2023

The Adelphi

The Adelphi will be serving up a delicious variety of sumptuous roasts this winter season. Expect plates piled high with succulent cuts of meat, crispy spuds, luscious gravy and lots of veggies. Boasting Christmas decor and toasty fireplaces, it's a top-tier shout.

Bower's Tap Leeds

Fronting 2 and 3-course set menus and Christmas buffet spreads, Bower's Tap Leeds delivers on all fronts. Whether you're looking for a dinner feast alongside your nearest and dearest or to have a pal-packed boozy bash, you can't go wrong with this cosy spot.

The Malt Brewhouse

The Malt Brewhouse has one of the best Christmas lunches in Leeds, featuring mouthwatering street food. From warming pretzels with garlic dip to beetroot falafels and wood-fired pizzas, there is also craft beers on tap and mulled wine waiting to be poured.

The Scarbrough Hotel

One of the best places for Christmas dinner in Leeds city centre, The Scarbrough Hotel not only dishes out heavenly roasts, but also party-perfect buffets. The spread will be finger food galore, with toad in the hole bites, creamy goat's cheese and spinach croquettes to boot.

Piccolo - Leeds

For bigger group bookings come seasonal celebrations, look no further than Piccolo Leeds, who know just how to treat your party. Expect multi-course menus of crowd-pleasing Italian fare - think calamari, pan-fried sea bass and chocolate fondant.

Editor's Draught, Leeds

For a festive menu in Leeds, check out Editor's Draught. Gorge on everything from halloumi fries and chicken wings to plant-based burgers. Plus, you can feast on buffet bites if you're looking for places to host your Christmas office party.

The Ivy Leeds

The Ivy is a beautiful place for your get-together with friends or family, as it has vibrant botanical décor, plush velvet seats and pretty plates of seasonal favourites. There's also a vast range of Christmas cocktails up for grabs, so you know you'll be swilling your grub down with the very best themed drinks.

The Lamb and Flag

If you're on the hunt for the perfect Christmas dinner in 2022, The Lamb and Flag caters to all tastes. With an inviting dining room of exposed brick walls as your backdrop, you can tuck into a magnificent sit-down meal, complete with three courses for £34.95.