The holidays are stressful. Booking a gorgeous meal out with friends and family shouldn’t be. toptable has gathered the list of restaurants open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve so finding a restaurant with availability for you and your friends and family on Christmas Day will be the one of the quickest items to tick off your list.
Here is toptable’s round-up of 10 London restaurants with availability for a festive Christmas meal out
Boundary Restaurant (Shoreditch)
Offering a 3-course Christmas lunch menu of twice-baked gruyere soufflé, roast venison and Christmas pudding with champagne and canapé reception (from midday-3.30pm) at £100pp
Four O Nine (Clapham)
Serving a sparkling wine and canapé reception followed by a 6-course lunch showcasing white bean, truffle & chestnut soup, Devon crab & brown shrimp ravioli, roast Suffolk goose breast for £85pp
Brasserie Joel (Waterloo)
Serving a 4-course Christmas lunch (12-5pm) complete with bubbly for the adults and Santa for the children. £69 per person (Children £33). A la carte or 3-course menu for dinner £49pp (5.30-10.30pm)
Serving a 5-course tasting menu featuring smoked duck breast, foie gras risotto and plum tart with vanilla ice cream for £65pp. 2-course (£22) and 3-course (£27) set menus also avail.
Bluebird Restaurant (Chelsea)
Serving a 3-course Christmas menu for £75pp
Quince at The Mayfair (Mayfair)
A choice of two 3-course prix fix menus with wild mushroom soup and grilled asparagus tips with white truffle sabayon (£65pp or £85pp)
Terrace Grill and Bar (Piccadilly)
Serving a 5-course Christmas menu including a glass of Dembies English Sparkling wine on arrival for £99pp. Vegetarian menu also avail.
Homage at the Waldorf Hilton (Aldwych)
Serving a Christmas Day 6-course menu which includes oven roast Turkey roulade or Christmas pudding with brandy sauce and Griottine cherry compote, £82pp
The Cinnamon Club (St James’s)
Serving 3-course Christmas menu, including cocktail on arrival for £75pp (£40 children under 12)
Alyn Williams at The Westbury (Oxford Circus)
The Splurge: Serving a decadent 8-course tasting menu for £160pp (£40 children under 8)