Best Christmas Dinners In London 2024

So you've been tasked with planning the get-together? Look no further, because we've searched far and wide to bring you the very best of the city's festive feasting. We know how difficult it is trying to please your fussy friends or colleagues, and we're here to lend a hand. From swanky seasonal plates in Shoreditch to easy-going buffets, this lot is sure to get your mouth watering when it comes to planning the perfect Christmas dinner London can offer.

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Last updated on 27th March 2024

Inamo Soho

Unlimited Asian tapas & sushi with free-flowing wine or beer Β£44.95 per person and 2 other offers

Forget the traditional festive meal and go for something a bit more futuristic at Inamo, one of the best restaurants in London for Christmas dinner. Using the interactive ordering system, you can set yourself up with a mouthwatering tasting menu, featuring sashimi, sushi, large plates and Asian tapas.


The award-winning restaurant Bōkan is dishing up decadent festive menus by executive chef Robert Manea. Over sky-high, 360° views in Canary Wharf, enjoy traditional courses or an extraordinary tasting menu. Dishes include turkey with dates, chestnuts and berries, plus to finish, the special Bokan Christmas tree.

Red Lion, Barnes

Red Lion, a beautiful, traditional-style pub, is an atmospheric location for a traditional Christmas lunch in London. Settle into the gorgeous dining room, which features panelled walls, wooden accents and intimate lighting, to chomp on gorgeous festive fare.

Cheshire Cheese

For a delicious Christmas dinner in the City of London, head on over to Cheshire Cheese. These guys will be whipping up mouthwatering two and three-course feasts from just £20 a head, with mains including turkey, salmon, beef bourguignon and a veggie nut roast.

Balans - Various Sites

An evening spent at one of these glamorous establishments isn't like your usual. Alongside quirky interiors and attentive service at Balans in Kensington, Soho and more, you'll find a mouthwatering menu of seasonal food and speciality cocktails, making for a top halal Christmas dinner in London.

Pilot Chiswick

Tuck into Christmas dinner at Pilot in Chiswick, one of West London's bougiest areas. The interiors feature low-hanging lights that give the pub a super cosy feel. There's tender beef on the menu as well as a moreish gingerbread and espresso tiramisu to finish. Wash it down with a freshly pulled pint or a glass of wine.