Christmas Party | Dinner and Dancing
Picture this; it's the season to be jolly, you want to eat, but you also want to have a little dance after? No problem! If you've been tasked with planning your Christmas Party in London this year and want the best of both worlds, then be sure to take a look at our dinner and dancing hot spots, perfect for your London Christmas party 2017. Gander at our Christmas party recommendations and book your party online.
Last updated on 15th November 2017
The Eye View combines versatility with beauty to create a unique Christmas party venue for dinner and dancing. With an outdoor courtyard, an open-plan interior and a full-length balcony, there’s space to start the night with dinner before moving onto entertainment. They’re able to host a number of events for this, including utilising their own piano for guests or a professional to use, making it a very social space. But the icing on the cake is the beautiful views of the Thames, London Eye and the Houses of Parliament that can be seen from their balcony.
If you're looking for a light and airy venue in West London, look no further than The Rooftop Barn. The stripped back space is full of exposed brick and natural wooden beams, making it great for adding your own touch, as well as having room for up to 120 people.
West End on the Thames offers a memorable Christmas party set-up as you cruise through central London aboard their Winter Wonderland party boat. Take in those stunning views alongside all your colleagues - the vessels can host anywhere between 2 and 500 guests - with an experienced and dedicated events team to make sure things run seamlessly. They’ll set up a bespoke package just for you, with a wide variety of canapes, hot food options, a traditional Christmas dinner and plenty of special drinks packages as well as live entertainment throughout.
One of the most unique bars in London and a proud piano palace at that, The Piano Works is primed for Christmas parties this winter. From their top notch dinner offering, to full scale entertainment and heaving dancefloor, those of you searching for a little more out there will be hard pushed to deny a dash of festive dinner and dancing here.
Those of you looking for a Christmas party in North London should enjoy the party and palate pleasers that Dolls House have to boast. While your night is sure to start with a fresh and contemporary menu of British classics, prepare for more festive fun as the evening unfolds into a wonder of DJs and dancing.
A rustic charmer in the heart of the City of London, those of you looking to enjoy a dash of drinking and dancing combined this Christmas will enjoy what Forge have to boast. From leather booths and splashes of concrete cool to decked out dining tables and their own nightclub, make some festive memories in a truly sleek enviroment.
Sway is an expansive venue that offers up three different dance floors for you to get your rockin' robin on. But before the festive shape-throwing kicks off, tuck into a traditional three course Christmas lunch in this lavish Westend venue. Or if you'd prefer something a little lighter before you decide to boogie the night away, they're also offering buffet options too. Whichever you choose, hit the bar hard and have a very merry Christmas.
With a 2am licence at the end of the week and easy access to a 24-hour tube station, The Exhibit is an easily accessible, eclectic hub perfect for office party shenanigans. The venue offers a range of bespoke packages designed to fit any needs, and the experienced events team is on call to help things run smoothly. Hire out your own private section complete with its own dancefloor and pick between a three-course feast and delicious finger foods.
Get the party started with some fantastic drink deals on Coronas and Frozen Margaritas, then choose between a refined sit-down Christmas Meal or enjoy a few lighter dishes from the Party Tapas Buffet at Salsa. Finish proceedings off with a typically colourful and stylish night of dancing at this unique Leicester Square venue.
If you want your beats stomping and your food for sharing, Christmess is for you. Awash with crazy, colourful characters, serving up dishes of communal soul food, a soundtrack of live blues and jazz, and rounded off with secret rooms, theatre and cabaret – you’ve got the ultimate Christmas party in London.
A polished cocktail bar in the heart of the West End, Zebrano Carnaby are certainly well practiced at hosting fantastic Christmas parties. They're offering a whole host of bespoke packages for anything up to 250 guests this year, with fresh food and drink at the core of every offering. Once you're done at the table it's over to the dance floor, where DJs spin the best chart hits and Christmas anthems until late.
Clapham North are well prepared for the festive season this year, as well as fronting one of London's best Christmas dinners, they'll also be pumping out the party tunes for guests to work off their food comas once the dinner's done. Eat, drink and dance through Christmas 2016 at Clapham North.
Whether you're looking to host a gathering of a few work colleagues, an evening with your family or a larger function with all your pals, Zebrano has the knowhow to deliver a great Christmas shindig. Indulge in a delicious sit-down meal washed down with a few cocktails, then limber up for an expedition to the dance floor, where DJs spin chart toppers until late.
Mayfair is one of the most glamorous areas in London, and Balls Brothers have quite the festive footing there. Join them not only for some of the best in British grub, your Christmas party is sure to be filled with drinks, dancing and more.
Feeling really festive? You'll want to check out one of DSD's famous 'Do's then; with adventurous and fun-loving revellers enjoying a balloon modelling class or having a go at some reindeer pinatas. The excellent King's Cross venue can cater for up to 240, offering a choice of buffets, cocktails, canapes and plenty of dancing later on.
Tiger Tiger promises to deliver an unparalleled Christmas party experience with their themed concept rooms, dance floors and party spaces. Head down to this Winter Wonderland and feast on their wide range of dining and buffet options before pulling your most fantastically festive footwork out of the bag. A brilliant venue for a Christmas blowout.
A creative space designed to bring an eclectic East London bunch together, pay Zigfrid a visit if it's a quirky festive shindig your searching for. This is Shoreditch dining, drinking and dancing at its kooky best, and the Hoxton Square hangout knows all about hosting a lively party or two.
Come to the stunning Sky Gardens for your Christmas party and not only will you enjoy canapes, food bowls and your drinks all paid for in the ticket, but there’s a live band and a DJ too.
Foundation is pulling out all the stops this year to ensure that anyone booking their Christmas party with them enjoys a celebration to savour. Cocktail receptions, a formal dinner and entertainment are all on the cards, so you can bet on a whole load of festive fun on top of your Christmas dinner.
A pulsating party bar and restaurant known for teaming its delicious BBQ food with DJs and live blues music, there's endless good times to be had at Blues Kitchen. We'd say it's tailor-made for your office Christmas party; you'll chat the night away with tasty tucker and loads of bourbon, before dancing your way out through through until last orders.
Found in one of London's most sought after postcodes, Fifty9 is a festive dazzler this winter. Looking for a destination where you can both enjoy a bite to eat, and bust a move alike? Thanks to their contemporary interiors, party charm and opulent lighting, Fifty9 is primed for office Christmas parties and private bashes alike.
Jamie's Creechurch come complete with a main bar and restaurant space for all of your 'civilised' Christmas shenanigans followed by an escape to the basement club room where you can shimmy off those pigs in blankets and shot some sherry with Santa himself. Choose from a 2/3 course dinner, canapes, platters or bowl foods as well as plenty of drinks packages and you'll be on your jolly dinner and dancing way.
Fancy a cheeky Soho soiree this Christmas time? Thought you might - classic you. Bar Soho have a dedicated team of party planners to help create your perfect event, and their versatile approach means they're good for anything from a laidback drinks reception to a fully fledged party with live entertainment.
Giving a big nod to Christmas cheer, the folks behind WE ARE BAR are well and truly prepped for a fiesta of festive-fuelled fun, from the finest fare to tip-top tipples. Delivering a divine dinner menu that will have all you merrymakers well and truly in the Christmas spirit, gallivant gleefully late into the the evening as you jive away at a WE ARE BAR held jubilant jamboree.
With a roster of live entertainment, music and performers - alonside delicious hot food and unlimited wines/beers/soft drinks between 7-10pm - the South Pole Saloon is the ultimate shared Christmas party for those looking to experience a fun, rowdy break from the norm this silly season.
A festive foray into Fulham, Goat DINE is a must-try for any and all Christmas parties in London. Primed for decked out dinners thanks to kitsch wallpapers, sparkling chandeliers and lodge-esque charm, not only can guests expect a slap up meal of sourced and seasonal fare, when the lights go down the dancing comes on up.
A tiki-inspired bar matching its tropical interiors with exotic cocktails and an effervescent atmosphere, Kanaloa is good for some Christmas party debauchery. Come early and enjoy a few of their theatrical concoctions, then join a raucous crowd for some dance floor antics until the early morning.
From small gatherings to large scale knees-ups, The Jam Tree have all the equipment to host a successful Christmas celebration. They've got a range of flexible spaces and a similarly versatile attitude; they'll whip up a bespoke selection of food and drink to suit the demands of your group. Get your hands on a signature Jam Mojito and announce your presence on the dance floor, where the party rolls on until late.
It's the time of year to celebrate in excess, and this party is all about the good things in life. Head to Southwark to find a den of naughtiness with cabaret, cocktails, burlesque, live music and plenty of shenanigans.
Not only will you get to feast on three courses of delicious American comfort food while drinking wine, but also play games of retro bowling with a great soundtrack in the background.
Join Core for their first Christmas party this year! It's a perfect match for your office party, where you can enjoy a classic 3-course meal, finger buffet or Christmas fork buffet at Core, with each coming in at less than £30 a head. Dedicated event managers will see you through from your initial enquiry to your taxi home.
Think top-drawer food, quality music and one helluva Christmas crowd at this festive lunch in December. Tuck into a festive sharing menu of classic Italian dishes, before the tables are set aside and a DJ-led party takes centre stage.
Contrary to what George Michael says, drinks at this Covent Garden bar are not free. The team behind this bar certainly haven't gone in half-hearted. The venue's full of 500 bird decorations, a lagoon pool-style dance floor, a dazzling selection of colourful flowers and a handful of cabanas spread throughout. With various beach-grill inspired dishes, over 50 cocktails on the menu and some of the city's biggest DJs on the decks, it's a great place for a Christmas party with plenty of dinner and dancing.
Hire out the whole venue for an extravagant evening of deluxe dancing and boozing or choose one from their main dining area and bar, the colourful and classy loft-style space or the extensive garden area complete with heaters and seating. This diverse and vibrant space plays host to a decadent Christmas menu pulling inspiration from world cuisines as well as enough floor space for some serious dance-offs. Check out The Jam Tree Clapham for more dining, dancing and drinks galore!
Set over 4 floors, Beaufort House in Chelsea is the ideal Christmas party location, especially if dinner and dancing are on the menu. With a wealth of private hire spaces, and a wonderful Christmas dinner selection, you can enjoy an amazing meal before retiring to their Champagne Penthouse for some late night dancing. A thoroughly modern venue, it will all make for an amazing Christmas party.
One of the most rootin' tootin' names on the restaurant scene, and perfect for the ultimate Christmas party in London, not only will Blues Kitchen Brixton swell you with the fun and flavours of New Orleans in a cool and urban setting, they're setting the party scene with a fun roster of live acts, musicians and plenty more come the festive season.
Roadhouse has gone ahead and positioned itself at the forefront of Covent Garden's party scene, making it perfect for a spot of Christmas dinner and dancing. Tuck into a spread of indulgent burgers, steaks and fajitas, throw some shapes to the sounds of a live band and finish off your night stumbling out of the club at 3am after a raucous festive party.
A hot spot come Friday night, this gorgeous bar at the Andaz Hotel is the perfect place to party during the festive season. With great DJs, delicious drinks and a relaxed and vibrant atmosphere, it's a great option for your Central London Christmas party.
This unique Greenwich bar may look a bit like an airline lounge but it;s also the perfect spot for a Christmas party with dinner and dancing. The New York and London inspired bar has slick interiors, private booths and a dedicated stage for live acts. If you want something a little smaller, hire out their secret private room.
Patch St. Paul's chefs get creative at Christmas time, offering a wealth of festive options from moreish canapés to three course feasts with all the trimmings. Personal event managers are flexible in their approach, there’s a cracking range of festive tipples and with a late licence and pumping party playlist, you’ll naturally finish your Christmas bash with a spot of late night dancing.
Located in Kensington, The Roof Gardens are one of the most sought after venues in London. The venue is a completely unique option for Christmas, with packages starting from £95 per person. Start the evening in the gorgeous gardens before moving down to the club and dancing the night away.
A destination that encompasses when cool met kitsch, The Longacre is an all out party destination with the grub goods to boot. From classic dishes and Christmas favourites, to roaring DJ nights and a top notch selection of private spaces, those looking tor a Christmas party in London to remember won't be hard pushed to enjoy what The Longacre has to offer.
Get ready to shimmy and shake to some Polynesian beats this Christmas as Kona Kai offer a unique Tiki-inspired Christmas atmosphere. Slurp your way through juicy cocktails, dance to the happiest DJs and have a brilliantly fun Christmas party.
Offering a plethora of party packages, Gem promises to fulfil all of your yearnings for Christmas merriment. Munch on mince pies and plough into the platter of pigs in blankets in this lavish West London venue. Following that, head down into the basement to find a late night party arena. Let loose on the dance floor where the in-house DJ will keep the commercial hits spinning in to the early hours of the morning.
With a thorough range of Christmas favourites on the menu at Jamie’s, there’s something for all tastes. Nibble on festive platters, pick at Christmas canapes or prep yourself for a three-course feast with all the bells and whistles. Enjoy this sumptuous spread, make use of the Christmas drink packages and finish with a flourish on the dance floor.
If you're looking to liven up your festive feast and step away from your standard Turkey, why not head to Salvador & Amanda for a Spanish-styled Christmas Dinner? The venue can cater for Christmas parties of all sizes, and it's the ideal place to fend off the winter chill with some exotic flavours. The late licence means there's plenty of time to shake a leg on the dance floor once the plates are cleared away too.
In Central London, The Met Bar is a great spot for dinner and dancing this Christmas. The venue is moments away from Green Park and Buckingham Palace Gardens and serves excellent cocktails and sharing plates before the DJs start to play hits guaranteed to get you on the dancefloor.
Not content with a 3-course turkey dinner? Well why not enjoy an evening of dinner and dancing at Floripa this festive season. Ideally located in trendy Shoreditch, this is is one of London's finest party bars, and Christmas-time is when they come into their element. Enjoy finger food while mingling or the sit down option for dinner, before making your way through Floripa's cocktail list while you dance the night away to some amazing party tunes.
Ruby Blue Bar is one of the West End's most decadent dining destinations. This Christmas, they'll be putting on a killer spread for punters, providing the option between a traditional three course lunch or a buffet to pick at throughout out the day. Once fuelled with all of the festive foodage, hit the dance floor hard - throw your best shapes throughout the night as a live DJ keeps the conveyor belt of Christmas classics spinning all night.
Patch East’s dedicated team of party planners are on call to ensure every aspect of your Christmas celebration runs smoothly. The venue is well practiced at hosting private functions of all shapes and sizes, and they’re well equipped to stage canapé and champagne receptions, delicious Christmas feasts and late night discos.
Jerusalem offers a delicious festive spread and a warm and welcoming atmosphere to match. Wrap your lips around a hearty festive feast, with a drinks card featuring influences from across the globe also up for grabs. Late night dancing follows hot on the heels of dinner, with dancing until 2am at the end of the week.
For a Christmas party free from stress and a food menu bursting full of flavoursome, festive delights, be sure to pick Jamies in London Bridge for your Christmas party venue this year. The team behind this joint definitely understand the meaning of value-for-money; a number of drink deals are available, such as a half-bottle of Altana Pinot Grigio or Miraflores Cabernet Sauvignon for just £10 per head. How better to spend your yuletide celebrations than enjoying some delicious food and drink without breaking the bank?
Shoreditch hotspot Trapeze are throwing a big Christmas jamboree to mark their first year, and you're invited. With three unique and versatile spaces and an expert team in place to help plan your bespoke event, everything is in place for a seamless festive celebration. Tuck in to some tasty tucker then head down to their renowned basement for a raucous knees up.
Enjoy a seasonal soiree in Spain this Christmas in London as Copa De Cava conjure up a selection of parties to remember. A basement nook brimming with bodega charm, Copa De Cava not only promised spaces for a plethora of Christmas events, there's tapas, heralded cocktails, late-night dancing and more. It's a festive fiesta for sure.