Christmas Party | Dinner and Dancing

'Tis the season to be jolly, and what could be more merry than a whopping plate of Christmas nosh and a spin round the dancefloor? Whether you're in charge of making sure the office party is suitably outrageous or heading out with your closest friends, we've rounded up London's best places for dinner and dancing this Christmas, from huge Thames boats to rowdy City pubs.




The Dickens Inn

216 user reviews 4

If you're on the hunt for a charming country-style pub to host your big Christmas blowout, look no further than The Dickens Inn. Famed for its gorgeous floral-adorned frontage, this 18th century watering hole has played host to some epic festive celebrations in the past. Dining packages range from £15 to £60 per person, with everything from tasty pigs in blankets to premium cuts of beef.

The Parlour

755 user reviews 4

Located in the heart of Canary Wharf, The Parlour is a sleek and contemporary restaurant, well-suited to family get-togethers and corporate celebrations alike. Adorned with cosy faux fur throws, glittering fairy lights and floor-to-ceiling windows, it's the stuff of London Christmas party venue dreams.

RSA House

1 user review 4

Slap bang in the heart of London, this private hire venue has got three main rooms, all of which can be used according to your whims and needs. Combining Georgian period features with exposed brick vaults and incredible light shows, this space is guaranteed to be a hit.

Grand and gorgeous, Brewers' Hall is one hell of a Christmas private hire venue in London. For the festive season, the team go all out creating a snow-dusted lodge and with Chesterfield sofas scattered about and a sprawling dance, perfect for throwing some shapes.

Moments from Smithfield Market, Haberdashers' Hall is a unique London private hire that can be customised for all your dinner and dancing Christmas party needs. Designed by Sir Michael Hopkins, the space features a beautiful domed roof and elegant wooden floorboards.

Do something a little different from the standard sit-down dinner and dancing this festive season. Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events are hosting some of London's wildest Christmas parties, bringing together drag queens, butlers in the buff and plenty more in one epic experience. 

St. Barts Brewery

263 user reviews 5

Flooded with natural light, with double-height ceilings and a swish mezzanine area, St Barts Brewery is designed with big blowout bashes in mind. Come Christmas time, this venue is decked out with wreaths and festive floral arrangements. Party packages can be customised to include hot buffets, live entertainment and mulled wine aplenty. 

Kona Kai

135 user reviews 5

Happy Hour ( Sunday to Thursday 4pm -8pm, Friday - Saturday 4pm-6pm. *NOT AVAILABLE ON MATCH DAYS). 2 cocktails £12, Bottle of Prosecco £20, Bottle of House Wine £13.5.

Get ready to shimmy and shake to some Polynesian beats this festive season as Kona Kai offers a unique tiki-inspired Christmas atmosphere. Banish those winter blues by slurping your way through juicy cocktails and dancing to the mega DJs at this gorgeous Fulham hideout.

Forge

301 user reviews 4

A rustic charmer in the heart of the City, Forge is the perfect venue for those looking to fill up on winter cocktails, chow down sharing plates and dance to all the festive hits. From leather booths and splashes of concrete cool to decked out dining tables and a bustling open kitchen, it's truly a sleek and special place. 

Woods' Silver Fleet

1 user review 4

Looking to host your dinner and dancing Christmas party on the River Thames? Climb aboard one of Woods' Silver Fleet's swanky boats. There are three luxe river yachts to choose from - all of which come complete with seasonal menus created by head chef Douglas Grant and Michelin-starred Ollie Dabbous.

Trapeze

698 user reviews 4

Shoreditch hotspot Trapeze are throwing a big festive jamboree and you're invited. With three unique spaces and an expert team in place to help plan your event, everything is in place for a glittering Christmas party with dinner and dancing aplenty. Tuck in to some tasty tucker before heading down to their renowned basement for a raucous knees up.

Aeronaut

238 user reviews 4

If you're looking for a lively way to celebrate Christmas 2020, look no further than The Aeronaut. The award-winning Acton pub is hosting a series of live cabaret shows, with music, dining and drinking 'til late inside a cosy heated marquee.

Soho Zebrano

726 user reviews 4

Whether you're looking to host a gathering of a few work colleagues or a larger function with all your pals, Zebrano knows how 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 'til close.

Jerusalem Bar and Kitchen

300 user reviews 4

HAPPY HOUR 5 - 7.30pm Every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday! and 4 other offers

Jerusalem offers a delicious festive spread with a welcoming atmosphere to match. Keeping things traditional, the festive menu includes smoked Scottish salmon, roast turkey roulade and Christmas pudding served with brandy custard, while veggies can enjoy mushroom and goat's cheese Wellington with a slow-roasted beetroot salad to start.

Union Street Cafe

2 user reviews 4

A truly knockout London Christmas party venue for drinking and dancing, Union Street Cafe boasts gigantic floor-to-ceiling windows, slick industrial touches and plenty of space to bust some moves. Looking for something quirky? Head downstairs to the Olive Grove - a themed room that will transport you to an Italian terrace, complete with twisting trees and twinkling lights.