Best Restaurants For Christmas Dinner In Reading

'Tis the season to be jolly, what with all of the fabulously festive fiestas, lashings of booze and, of course, seriously cracking grub. But if you've been tasked with organising this year's get-together, just where do you start? To help you out, we've created a list of the best restaurants for Christmas dinner in Reading, from bougie five-course banquets to turkey burger 'hoppy meals'. After all, it's the most wonderful time of the year...

Last updated on 8th October 2021




Three Guineas

50 user reviews 4

Pulling out all of the stops this December, Three Guineas is a cool and cosy boozer in the heart of the city. Tantalise your festive tastebuds with cracking Crimbo classics then toast to the jolly season with a glass of bubbles.

Oakford Social Club

21 user reviews 4

Trendy watering hole Oakford Social Club is more than just a raucous bar, it's also one of the best places in Reading for a Christmas party. The kitchen slings out elevated pub grub, including crispy pork belly and pumpkin and beetroot tartlets.

Slug and Lettuce Reading

501 user reviews 4

If you're not sure where to book for your Christmas party in Reading, Slug and Lettuce is always a winner. Bringing the yuletide cheer by the bucketload, these guys are determined to make it a season to remember with festive afternoon teas, themed burgers and tasty cocktails.

Hope and Bear

9 user reviews 4

Packed full of charm, this traditional pub in Newtown is one to watch come Christmas time. Hope and Bear boasts a delicious seasonal three-course menu as well as buffets, which makes it ideal for intimate get-togethers and work dos alike.

O'Neill's Reading

68 user reviews 4

If you're on the hunt for the best place to grab Christmas dinner in Reading, O'Neill's should be up there on your list. Offering you affordable two and three-course foodie feasts, you can indulge in roast turkey with all the trimmings, plus a delish veggie and walnut wellington.

For Christmas Day dinner in Reading? It's gotta be Browns Brasserie & Bar. To ensure you celebrate in true festive style, the city centre restaurant will be dishing out five-course banquets that include Christmas pudding and mince pies, plus plenty of chilled fizz to wash it all down.