Christmas Party Venues For Dinner And Dancing

'Tis the season to be jolly, and what could be merrier than a whopping plate of festive nosh and a spin around 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.

Last updated on 18th November 2022

The Heathcote and Star

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Although The Heathcote and Star is home to fabulous music and comedy events all year round, it really comes to life at Christmas. This Grove Green Road hotspot has a fabulous menu filled with festive favourites, alongside plenty of entertainment to get punters on their feet.

RSA House

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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.


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Shoreditch hotspot Trapeze is 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 a-go for a glittering Christmas party with dinner and dancing aplenty. Tuck into some tasty grub, before heading down to their renowned basement for a raucous knees-up.

Woods' Silver Fleet

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To host your dinner and dancing Christmas party on the River Thames? Climb aboard one of Woods' Silver Fleet's swanky boats. There are luxe river yachts to choose from, all of which come complete with seasonal menus, drinks and beaut decor.


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If you're after the best Christmas party venues in London for a lively affair, 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.

The Leyton Star

354 user reviews 5

In need of a tasty Christmas dinner finished with festive tunes? The Leyton Star has just what you need. Make your way to this High Road boozer for its 3-course feast accompanied by your nearest and dearest, alongside live music or first-class comedy.

Enquiries start at 80 people for this scenic private Christmas venue, which enjoys views over the river thanks to the floor-to-ceiling windows. Menus can be customised by their dedicated team, along with the option to set up a dancefloor and boogie some of those pigs-in-blankets off.

Balfour St Bart's

273 user reviews 5

Flooded with natural light, featuring double-height ceilings and a swish mezzanine area, Balfour St Bart's 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.

The Parlour

1094 user reviews 4

Located in the heart of Canary Wharf, The Parlour is a sleek and contemporary restaurant, well-suited to friendly 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.

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.