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 2018. Gander at our Christmas party recommendations and book your party online.

Last updated on 20th June 2018




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.

@ Finsbury Square on Various dates from 7th December

Not only will you enjoy a delicious three-course meal on stunning decorated tables, you'll be doing it in the middle of Times Square. That's right, prepare to be transported to New York City in this Christmas wonderland complete with pop-up bars serving ice cold cocktails, spectacular live performers, and a state-of-the-art dance floor fuelled by their amazing DJs.

@ Battersea Evolution on Various dates from 7th December

Eat and dance around the world at this sensational Christmas party, where one moment you'll be admiring the hanging gardens of Babylon, the next you'll be in awe of the statues of ancient Egypt. The main bar itself takes inspiration from Japanese temples, complete with lanterns, origami cranes, acrobats and dancers. You'll also be treated to a three-course feast held in their main dining room, filled with air balloons, bi-planes and a myriad of colours.

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.

The Piano Works

553 user reviews 4

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.

Forge

26 user reviews 4

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.

Blues Kitchen Brixton

4 user reviews 5

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. 

Ruby Blue Bar

37 user reviews 3

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. 

Tiger Tiger London

78 user reviews 3

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. 

Foundation

60 user reviews 4

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.

Gem

29 user reviews 3

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. 

Sway

49 user reviews 3

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. 

Fifty9

16 user reviews 4

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. 

The Exhibit

373 user reviews 4

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.

The Long Acre

16 user reviews 4

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.

Blues Kitchen Camden

16 user reviews 4

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.

Patch East

63 user reviews 5

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.

Beaufort House Chelsea

9 user reviews 4

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.

Trapeze

441 user reviews 4

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.

Drink Shop & Do

363 user reviews 4

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.

Floripa

80 user reviews 3

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.

Patch St. Paul's

99 user reviews 4

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.

The Jam Tree Chelsea

21 user reviews 4

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! 

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.

WE ARE BAR Bishopsgate

58 user reviews 4

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.

Roadhouse

337 user reviews 4

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.

Carnaby Zebrano

278 user reviews 4

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.

Salsa! Charing Cross

43 user reviews 4

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.

The Jam Tree Clapham

91 user reviews 3

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.

Soho Zebrano

384 user reviews 4

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.

Zigfrid von Underbelly

150 user reviews 4

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.

Bar Soho

28 user reviews 3

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.

Core

31 user reviews 4

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.

Jerusalem Bar and Kitchen

119 user reviews 4

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.

Kanaloa

32 user reviews 3

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.

Tropicana Beach Club

365 user reviews 4

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.

Studio 88

84 user reviews 4

Studio 88 in Covent Garden has got a hit-list when it comes to a Central London Christmas party. The basement bar is all sorts of special, from the amazing live band who take requests, through to the delicious California rolls and quirky cocktails.