Where To Have Christmas Day in London

Though it might be the most wonderful time of the year, we've all experienced our fair share of stress on Christmas Day. With this guide, you can avoid the hundreds of ingredients scattered everywhere, a huge bird that only just fits into the oven and a restless, and a hangry crowd constantly asking 'how long?', as many of the city's restaurants are open on the 25th, offering a traditional meal without the usual accompanying headache. This year, to save your from tears, we've compiled a list of the best venues to spend your Christmas Day in London.    

Last updated on 9th September 2019




Scoff & Banter Kensington

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Sunday Roast at Scoff & Banter: From £19 per person

With stunning restaurants in Oxford Street, Canary Wharf and Bloomsbury offering up delicious seasonal dishes, Scoff & Banter is a top pick this winter. With beautifully decorated interiors and plush fittings in a listed building, this Kensington location makes for an ideal Christmas day venue.

The Schoolhouse

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If you're spending your Christmas Day with mates and fancy some tongue-in-cheek humour with a sprinkling of nostalgia, this is the spot for you. Taking you back to the days of Grange Hill, The Schoolhouse serves delicious bottomless brunch, dinner and Christmas treats with weird and wonderful cocktails straight from the science lab. 

Express Lunch at The English Grill

With a whopping 6-course spread this Christmas Day, The Rubens at The Palace Hotel is looking like a top choice if you're after a luxury lunch. With pumpkin soup, black leg turkey and Champagne sorbet, this will be one mouthwatering feast.