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.

Last updated on 22nd November 2019




The Folly

1463 user reviews 4

JanUary 2 for £20

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.

The Drift

577 user reviews 4

JanUary 2 for £20

The Drift brims with quirky collectables, hidden alcoves, a mixology table, a fine dining nook and a secluded cabana with a captivating view of Europe's largest private aquarium, and on top of all that, it's a great spot for Christmas dinner. Ideally located near Liverpool Street, kick back and enjoy a 3-courses with all the trimmings.

Forge

268 user reviews 4

Extended Happy Hour and 4 other offers

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.

Tramshed

1 user review 4

Tramshed is known for offering the very best chicken and beef dishes in the biz, and this Christmas will be no different. Their family-style festive feasts are available for groups of 12 or more and include dishes such as Roast barn-reared Indian Rock chicken with chestnut stuffing, chicken dripping chips and cumin-root vegetables, covered in their signature gravy, of course.

A short walk from Bond Street, Gordon Ramsay's Bar & Grill is offering one of the finest festive feasts of the year. Head down for their seasonal set menu of classic prawn cocktail, rump steak and christmas pudding with custard, or book in for Christmas Day with home cured salmon and classic turkey and trimmings.

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.

The Regent

276 user reviews 4

Lively-Hour | 5-8pm Mon - Thurs | 2 for £10 cocktails | £15 Bottle of Bubbles | £20 Bottle of Wine *Offer available on selected cocktails, bubbles and wine only. Not valid in conjunction with any other offers.

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.

Jamies Tudor Street

116 user reviews 4

2 4 1 on Bottles

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.

The Fable

647 user reviews 4

JanUary 2 for £20

An enchanted lair where every detail tells a story, The Fable are offering bespoke packages to suit your every need. Whether you're looking to nibble on some canapés, pick at a buffet or get down to business with a delicious 3-course feast, you'll find it all. Book out one of their plush private dining rooms if you really feel like going all out.

The Exhibit

505 user reviews 4

Boutique Cinema Hire and 10 other offers

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.

Tanner and Co

83 user reviews 4

Bottomless drinks and 1 other offer

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.

Sway

411 user reviews 4

Free Entry Guestlist and 1 other offer

Swanky West End bar, Sway, will be serving up a traditional Christmas lunch this year. Plough through your pigs in blankets and tuck into turkey before seeing off with a trio of chocolate mousse. Of course, you won't be able to go home without hitting the dancefloor first.

The Jones Family Project

28 user reviews 5

Boasting one of only a handful of Josper ovens in the City and a Christmas menu coming in from as little as £33.50 a head, it's no wonder that this dapper dinner affair in is coming up trumps. Head to Shoreditch for private spaces and contemporary furnishings alongside cracking cocktails and candlelit tables.

The Heeltap

56 user reviews 5

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.