Looking for somewhere to celebrate the end of the year festivities with friends and family? Take your pick from our roundup of charming bars and restaurants.
Whether you’re searching for a Christmas foodie catchup with your girlfriends or a venue for a big family get together, look no further. We’ve compiled a list of restaurants and bars offering festive menus for you to celebrate the end of this very long year in style.
Based in Peckham, this popular pub serves it all. From brunch to dinner and pop-up events, guests can enjoy a wide array of Caribbean inspired dishes. This Christmas you can enjoy their delicious Christmas menu courtesy of White Men Can’t Jerk. Dishes include Smoked Goat Shoulder, Sticky Honey Rum Pork Belly Bites and a Turkey Crown main. All mains are served with rice and peas, roast potatoes, plantain and more.
Prices are £26.95 for two courses or three courses for £32.95 per person.
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Crowned the prettiest cafe in London, Saint Aymes is the place for you to enjoy afternoon tea. Served between 1.45pm and 5.30pm, signature afternoon tea selections include cupcakes, macarons and scones, with upgrades including champagne with cotton candy and 24ct gold signature coffees & cocktails. The Christmas special afternoon tea includes scones, clotted cream and mulled wine.
Found on the rooftop of Tola Peckham, this new pop-up offers a selection of Afro-Caribbean small plates for your next catch up with friends. Dishes include BBQ Suya Skewers, Caribbean Curried Chicken Empanadas and Cassava Fries. Also check out their launch party taking place on the 1 December with tickets starting from £5.98.
Duck and Rice
From venison puffs to char sui buns and steaming duck pancakes, this is the spot for you if you want to celebrate Christmas with your favourite Cantonese-style dishes. The Christmas menus start from £48 and are available for groups of three to 200 people.
If you’re looking for a traditional British Christmas roast with all the fixings, then head to Roast. The popular spot is offering a festive a la carte menu including Pork Belly, Monkfish Loin and the Ultimate Vegan Wellington. The menu also includes a selection of cocktails including the White Christmas, a rum-based cocktail with mint liqueur.
This seafood and grill spot is now taking bookings for Christmas. Two festive menus for dinner and lunch are available for parties of six or more, with dishes including roast Turkey with Sage & Onion stuffing and an Aged Angus Rump Prawn Surf ‘n’ Turf. Prices start from £35 per person.
(Borough Market, Camden, Shoreditch, Brixton Fulham’s The Prince, Mercato Metropolitano, Canary Wharf)
Rudies, home of the famous ‘real jerk’, will be offering several festive packages for Christmas 2021. Starting from 22 November, guests can indulge in a number of limited-edition Christmas dishes with a Jamaican twist, alongside new cocktails and party sharing platters. Dishes include the Island Platter (saltfish fritters, wings and jerk fries), or the 24-hour marinated Jerk Turkey Wrap served alongside a pineapple and sweet pepper salsa and cranberry sorrel jam. The wrap can be found at the Fulham, Canary Wharf and Mercato Metropolitano locations. Group bookings go up to 12 people in the Shoreditch and Camden location, and up to 20 in the Brixton location.