With industrial chic stylings and a spectacular array of dishes and drinks, this hella good looking venue in Bank is a charming choice for a Christmas dinner. These friendly folk serve up a crackinh selection offerings, from a fork and finger buffet to a traditional spread, leading to a cheeky dance in the downstairs club room.
Top Christmas Dinners in London
So you've been tasked with planning the get-together this year? 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 and colleagues, so let the DMN elves give you a hand. From swanky all-inclusive events to easy-going buffets, this lot is sure to get your mouth watering when it comes to planning the perfect Christmas dinner in London.
From the stunning redesign and central London location through to the jaw-dropping burlesque and show-stopping cabaret performances, Proud Embankment is bringing all the glitz and glamour to the party season.
With a tasty spread that includes everything from smoked ham hock and crispy pork belly through to sweet potato burgers and the classic Christmas pudding, you really can't go wrong with a festive meal at The Narrow.
Give your traditional Christmas dinner a spicy revamp with these delicious dinners at Lokhandwala. Located in Fitzrovia, this Indian restaurant that creates modern and inventive curries and small plates right in the heart of the bustling West End.
For the ultimate luxury Christmas Dinner experience, head down to the Christmas tree-lined Waldorf Hilton hotel. Boasting a six-course menu created by executive chef Karl Richardson, you'll be treated to a feast of oysters, foie gras and, of course, butter-basted turkey with all the trimmings, all to be enjoyed in the stunning surroundings of The Palm Court room.
Situated only minutes from Clapham Common, this much-loved restaurant bar is the perfect choice for festive feasting. Keep it traditional with Norfolk turkey, or go for something a little alternative like pumpkin gnocchi. Whatever you do, save room for the chestnut and orange cheesecake.
Considering going all out vegan this Christmas in London? Then there's one restaurant not only with stunning vegan plates on their side, they're also proud owners of a DesignMyNight award.
This season, Kings Cross' Rotunda is embodying the Scandi 'hygge' ethos and serving festive Nordic-touched menus. With dishes including Glogg and beef shin with sage dumplings and beef dripping crumb, you can enjoy four courses for £39.50.
A sleek and sophisticated location close to London Bridge, Heeltap are whipping up a delicious range of menus this time around. There's a choice of options to suit the needs of your party and guests will be able to enjoy either 2or 3-course dinners or pick their way through a specially created sharing platter.
Create your own bespoke event at this luxurious space and cocktail bar housed in a Grade II listed building. With lavish interiors and cosy alcoves, you can hide away with a sumptuous spread of food and drink for up to 150 or your nearest and dearest.
Undoubtedly, Christmas is the best time of the year, but let's be honest, it's not best for the old bank balance. Fortunately, Loop Bar are offering a fantastic, affordable Christmas lunch.
Why not head to this edgy city bar for your Christmas lunch this year? From three course meals to help-yourself fork buffets; cocktail receptions to coffee and mince pies… there are a multitude of dining options here to make sure you're super full with festive foodage this holiday season.
If you're sick of all the turkey and stuffing, get down to Passo for an Italian-style Christmas spread that promises impressive bites and delicious wines in a pared back setting. Round up your mates, gather your colleagues or treat the family to a festive feast this winter.
A relaxing haven from the bustle of the City, The Anthologist is a sure-fire candidate for a delicious meal come December. Make one of their quirky private spaces your own and enjoy some fabulous fare washed down with winter-warming tipples.
This botanical-inspired haven is arguably one of the most striking restaurants in London. It's an ideal candidate for Christmas, with guests able to enjoy anything from a canapé reception to a winter buffet via a sumptuous 3-course set-up. There's cocktails aplenty throughout, and a devoted event planning team to see you through every step of the way.
Delving right into the seasonal spirit, York and Albany in Camden has got just what you need this winter. From set menus and private dining through to Christmas Day and New Year's Eve dining, there's nothing they haven't covered. And did we mention the Gingerbread Cabin..?
Dine in your own private heated igloo as Inamo Camden transforms its garden into a winter wonderland complete with cosy sheepskins, pretty flowers and twinkling fairy lights. Sounds like the ultimate romantic date night to us.
An evening spent at one of these glamorous establishments isn't like your usual. Alongside quirky interiors and attentive service, you'll find a mouth-watering menu of delicious seasonal food and a cracking selection of speciality cocktails.
This charming gastropub is showing Balham how it's done this year. Head down to find delightful decor filled with olive hues, quaint dining tables and strewn fairy lights. Tuck into a traditional Christmas lunch and wash it all down with a delectable cocktail or two.
An all-day drinking and dining hub in the heart of Balham, The Exhibit lays on delicious food packages guaranteed to bring cheer. Go for light finger food or indulge in the muilti-course banquet which offers up spiced festive soup, Norfolk bronze turkey and pudding coated in rum custard.
Minutes away from The Shard and London Bridge, Tanner and Co is a brilliant restaurant to enjoy a Christmas feast this December. The restaurant uses the best quality British produce to bring you hearty dishes all in an intimate and relaxed setting.
The Karma Sanctum Soho are doing the booze hounds among you a solid this year with a unique free-flowing Christmas dinner. Whether you're planning a friendmas party, or just a boozy get-together with a few pals, they'll be laying on delicious food and 90 minutes of bottomless bubbly.
Cosy, cute and with loads of character, The Cat and Mutton is the perfect place for a Christmas dinner in London. The East London boozer is offering up mounds of turkey, veggie roasts and other festive goodies, with 2 courses from as little as £20.
The Christmas menu at new luxury central London eatery, The Soak, is an impressive affair. Choose from a selection of three, four and six-course tasting menus, with dishes such as Salt Marsh lamb and marinated venison tartar tempting you away from turkey for once and for all.
Taking inspiration from the Iron and Viking ages, BBC Two's Million Pound Menu chef Jonas Lorentzen is bringing you Christmas dinners with a unique twist. Join him this festive season and explore a 7 or 9-course feast with expertly-paired wines.
Sitting on the banks of the River Thames in Putney and ageing over 150 years, this cosy pub offers revellers a rest from the bustling city. With cosy spots and seating areas to relax in, the food menu is full of hearty, warming British treats and, come Christmas, features a range of festive treats.
Nestled in the heart of Wimbledon, this west London favourite is a top pick all through the year, though wintertime is extra special. Make your way through 3 festive courses, including turkey, salmon gravadlax and beef short rib.
A boutique venue mixing modern elegance with a personal approach, The Driver has 3 private spaces perfect for staging a Christmas shindig. Each has its own private bar and Martin Audio sound system, so if you want to take advantage of the late licence and go all out once the plates have been cleared, you're more than welcome.
For a smart and stylish Christmas dinner this year, make sure your destination is Goat in Chelsea. A real slice of New York in south London, this restaurant bar is bright and spacious, plus the Italian food is to die for.
A slick eating and drinking space upon Brick Lane, Cinnamon Kitchen offers an alternative to the traditional Christmas fare: look forward to a menu of modern dishes, crafted through a fusion of spice from the Subcontinent, using only premium British ingredients. There's even a mince pie naan this year!
With a bespoke party planning service that is as hassle-free as it is personal, Devonshire Terrace represents a fantastic option if you're looking to party close to the City. The venue's 4 private dining rooms play host to a delicious 3-course Christmas feast.
Perfect for those that don't fancy the usual fare this festive season, Lima London in Fitzrovia are putting on quite the Peruvian spread in a Christmas dinner dedication to all things colourful and fresh.
Perfect for intimate office dos or a get-together with friends, Boisdale's Mayfair outpost offers a stonking selecion delicious food and drink, and more than a few musical extravaganzas to get your up and dancing after dessert.
If you'd rather leave the cooking to the professionals, then head to the Sanderson for one of the best winter lunches in London. Enjoy a 5-course meal with all the trimmings and naturally, there'll be a glass of Laurent-Perrier on arrival... because what's Christmas without a bit of the sparkly stuff?
As tradition goes, gorge to the point of bursting on this lip-smacking three-course feast for £32.95 or two-course spread of £27.95. Sumptuous starters, delicious desserts and a mega mains include ribeye steak and duck breast, as well as, seabass, accompanied by buttered vegetables and roast potatoes.
Enjoy your feast from the comfort of this prized Canary Wharf location. Fancy something light? You can pick between a 7-item canapé menu for just £17 per person, or work your way through a delicious three-course banquet for £45 if you're seeking something more indulgent.
From chic canapé receptions to fully-fledged banquets, this St. Paul's watering hole passes the Christmas party test with flying colours. Ideally located in the City, guests sit down to a 2 or 3-course feasts all washed down with a winter-warming choice of cocktails.