Your guide to eating out this festive season

on 07 December 2018.

A time to get together with loved ones and friends, Townsite have taken the stress out of festive catch ups and offer their recommendations for places to eat out this festive period…

Dine in style this December at Blandy’s Bistro

blandysImpress your guests in this stunning setting, amidst brilliant crisp winter countryside and tuck into the culinary delights this elegant bistro has curated for your pleasure.

Blandy’s will be offering a variety of seasonal menus, such as their festive menu and afternoon teas, perfect for catching up with friends and relatives as well as the big day itself catered for with a 3 course Christmas menu, Boxing day brunch and a 2 course New Year’s Eve feast with canapes and champagne.

You can find the full list of menus here.

Relax into Christmas at The Bear

the bearCelebrate the festive season in a traditional pub setting, leave the dishes to them and enjoy time with your loved ones this festive period.

The Bear’s programme of festivities kicks off with their festive menu offering classic winter fayre and some festive twists this winter.

Their festive menu runs until 27th January 2018, starting at just £18.99 per person for two courses. View the menu here.

The Bear are also open for Christmas Day, Boxing Day Lunch and New Year’s Celebrations. Find out more and view menus below:

A magical Christmas at Donnington Grove Hotel

donnington groveSet in a magical location in 500 acres of glorious countryside, there couldn’t be a better backdrop for your Christmas celebrations than Donnington Grove Hotel.

This festive period catch up with friends and family before the Christmas frenzy with one of their delicious festive dining menus. These are available throughout December as a lunch or evening dining option and offer the perfect opportunity to relax and enjoy the festivities before the big day.

Book your Christmas party, a friend’s reunion or family get together with one of their December Party Nights as they transform the hotel into a winter wonderland and entertain your party in style.

Finally, see in the New Year with a decadent 4-course meal and arrival champagne with Donnington’s New Year Celebrations. Don some smart attire and look forward to the New Year whilst their team pamper and prepare you for 2019.

View their full Christmas brochure here.

The Three Swans

three swansThis boutique hotel and eatery are taking pre-orders and bookings for their festive packages this winter after the success of past sell-out Christmas seasons. Take a peek at their festive packages and get organised to avoid disappointment!

Their festive dining package is available on selected dates throughout November and December and offers the perfect way to celebrate with family and friends ahead of the big ho ho. Their three-course sumptuous menu is available at just £26.00 per adult or £13.00 per child. You can view the full menu here.

Escape the chaos this Christmas and experience utter relaxation whilst you enjoy one of their exclusive 2-3 night stays. Their pre-planned packages offer plenty of provision for sampling festive culinary delights whilst relaxing by the roar of real log fires and enjoying the beautiful Berkshire countryside that is on your doorstep. Expect to be thoroughly spoilt. You can view the full packages here.

The Three Swans offer exquisite leisurely lunches that take the stress out of the big day. Come together with your family and friends and book a lunch you can all enjoy together. Find out more here.

Christmas parties, festive dinners and more at Mercure Newbury Elcot Park Hotel

elcotElcot Park Hotel in Newbury has a comprehensive package for all your festive needs whether it is celebrating with family, friends or colleagues this Christmas.

Book their festive menu, for Christmas or Boxing Day or the ultimate night out with one of their entertainment-filled office parties.

For their full Christmas brochure, click here.

A family Christmas at Cobbs Farm Shop & Kitchen

Whether it’s a ‘Morning with Father Christmas’, a Festive tea for two, or one of their delicious winter warmers, Cobbs have everything you need for celebrating this Christmas.

Treat yourself to one of their delicious menus or experiences this festive season:cobbs

  • Cobbs Festive menu
  • Cobbs Festive Menu is available Sunday 9th, 16th and 23rd of December or for Christmas party bookings. Two courses are available for £19.95 or three course for £23.95. Click here for the full menu.

  • Festive Afternoon tea
  • Treat someone special to a jolly afternoon tea. You and a friend will be spoilt for choice with a selection of mince pies, Christmas cake, mini savoury and sweet treats all accompanied by coffee, refillable pot of tea or mug of mulled wine. View the full menu here.

  • Indulge in a winter warmer
  • Decadent hot chocolates served with a mince pie. Make your choice here.

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