It’s that time of the year! With Christmas right around the corner, it is time to start booking those Christmas Parties and find that perfect venue to celebrate with your family, friends or work mates!

Check out what St Albans has to offer this Christmas!

Thompson St Albans

Offering you a warm welcome over the festive period at THOMPSON St Albans. Phil Thompson and the team have prepared some wonderful, luxurious dishes befitting of the season.

Address: 2-8 Hatfield Rd, St Albans

5 Courses £195pp (Christmas Day Hamper) | 7 Courses £115pp (Tasting Menu) | 2-3 Courses £52.50/£62.50pp (À La Carte)

Private Dining: Up to 50

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Slug & Lettuce

Looks like Santa’s coming early this year, because Slug & Lettuce are delivering you the gift of gorgeous eats and good times this festive period!

Address: 13-15 Victoria St, St Albans

2-3 Courses groups 2-5,  £27pp – £30pp | 2-3 Courses groups 6+, £27pp – £33pp

Group Bookings:  10 or more £19pp – £23pp (Christmas Buffet)

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The Beech House St Albans

Office parties to family lunches, festive drinks with friends to boxing day brunch, you’ll feel right at home with The Beech House this Christmas. Any time of the day, for any kind of reason, they’re passionate about helping you celebrate Christmas.

Address: 81 St Peter’s St, St Albans

Open Christmas Day

3 Courses £95pp (Christmas Day Menu) |  2-3 Courses £30pp – £38pp (Festive Menu) | Kids Menu (under 12)  available from 21st November £20pp

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Per Tutti

It’s all about family and friends this festive season, so join Per Tutti for true spirit of Italy with buzzy and relaxed atmosphere, delicious food and beautiful cocktails. Dine with their festive, three-course set menu including a delicious selection of classic Christmas dishes and tempting desserts, with both lunch and dinner available in November and December.

Address: 30 Holywell Hill, St Albans

Closed 25th and 26th December and 1st January 2024.

2 Courses £22.90pp (Lunch) | 3 Courses £34.50pp (Dinner)

Private dining: up to 50

Group bookings: available, check with restaurant

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Megan’s at The Old Bell

Christmas at Megan’s! Host your Christmas party in one of our magical venues this festive season for an unforgettable occasion. With twinkly fairy lights at every corner, get ready to be whisked away to a winter wonderland as they bring you the Mediterranean magic this Christmas.

Address: 22 Chequer St, St Albans

2 Courses £34.90pp | 3 Courses £39.90pp

Private dining: up to 12 in private dining room, semi-private lounge up to 20 and entire venue hire 170 seated (up to 200 standing)

Group bookings: available, check with restaurant

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Lussmanns

Christmas at Lussmanns! Whether you are planning a large party or an intimate get-together, they are here to make your festive celebrations memorable.

Address: 14-16, Heritage Close, St Albans

Available 27th November 2023 – 2nd January 2024

3 Courses £35pp

Private dining: Up to 10

Group bookings: parties of 8 diners or more must choose from the Christmas party menu

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Bill's

It’s the tastiest time of the year, and what better way to celebrate than at Bill’s with their Christmas set menu? Pre-book a 3-course Christmas set menu and they’ll treat you to a delicious glass of prosecco! It just wouldn’t be Christmas without cocktails and lucky for you, they have three of the most Christmassy cocktails up their sleeves!

Address: 2 Chequer St, St Albans

Available 15th – 30th of November

3 Courses £32.95pp

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Infuse Modern Indian Bistro

Indulge in the Christmas spirit at Infuse Modern Indian Bistro with their Premium Christmas Feast Menu, ideal for groups of four or more. Kick off the festivities with a welcome drink of your choice and dive into a selection of delectable starters and mains.

Address: 4 – 5 Waddington Road, St Albans

Fit for a King feast  £39.95pp (min 4 people)

Festive Feast for 2  £29.95pp

Group Bookings: Available

Private Hire: Available, check with venue

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The Cock Inn

Here at The Cock Inn, Christmas is the most magical time of the year! Join them for a delicious 3 course meal this Christmas starting at £39.95 per person.

Address: 48 St Peter’s St, St Albans

3 Courses £39.95pp

Group bookings: up to 5 available

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The Snug

Step into Christmas with The Snug! It has been a tough year for everyone and we understand that this Christmas has to be a special one. That’s why The Snug are here to help you celebrate in style with a range of drinks and cocktails on offer!

Address: 1 French Row, St Albans

Cocktail classes: learn to make 3 cocktails like a Pro – £35pp

Group Bookings: Bronze £12pp 2 drinks | Silver £18pp 3 drinks + a free shot | Gold £30pp 5 drinks + 2 free shots

Private Hire: Available, check with the team

Open Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

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Côte

If you’re searching for the perfect place to host your festive get-together, look no further than Côte. They have a carefully crafted festive menu full of seasonal delights and an equally delicious Children’s menu.

Address: 3 High Street, St Albans

3 Courses £34.95pp – £37.95pp

Available from the 23rd November to the 24th December.

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The Hub on Verulam

Looking to wow the boss with a unique Christmas party venue? They have private hire space and options for 20-120 guests.  Dreading hosting the in-laws? Join them for a festive 3 courses in the Open Kitchen restaurant from 20th November.

Address: 5b Verulam Rd, St Albans

2 Courses £29.50pp | 3 Courses £37.50pp

Christmas Party Package £25pp (20-120 guests)

Festive Afternoon Tea £32 per adult £15 per child (available every Friday & Saturday in December)

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Bellaccino's Italian Restaurant

It’s nearly Christmas at Bellaccino’s and are ready to celebrate!

Address: 17 French Row, St Albans

2 Courses £30pp | 3 Courses £36pp

Group Bookings: available, check with restaurant

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Havin

Celebrate the joy of the holiday season with a touch of Turkish flavour at Havin with view of St Albans medieval Clock Tower. Whether you are celebrating with family, friends of work colleagues, Havin will delight your taste buds.

Address: 13 High St, St Albans

3 Courses £39.50pp (Dinner) | £29.50 (Lunch)

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The Peahen

Ideally located, The Peahen is the perfect place in St Albans to meet for a pint, hand crafted cocktails, tasty food and a good time. They are dog friendly pub and welcome families with children welcome until 6pm, over 18s thereafter (rule only applies Friday-Saturday).

Address: 14 London Road, St Albans,

3 Courses £37.50 | 2 Courses £32.25 | Festive Buffet from £15.95pp, £19.35 or £23.45pp

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Zizzi

From fantastic decorations, to delicious festive themed food, Zizzi are the perfect restaurant for Christmas parties. Gluten-free options available too.

Address: 26 High St, St Albans

3 Courses £26.95pp

Festive Set Menu is available from 7th November 2023 until 2nd January 2024.

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Miller & Carter

Miller & Carter St Albans, are always inspired by the magic of Christmas and the sense of togetherness it brings. For 2023, they’ve been perfecting festive menus that capture the nostalgia of Christmas time with the indulgence you’ve come to expect from them.

Address: 11 Victoria St, St Albans

2 Courses £30.95pp

Christmas Day Menu £89.95pp

3 Course Boxing Day Menu £39.95pp

3 Course New Year’s Eve Menu £64.95pp

Open Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve.

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Alban's Well

Book your space to dine from their 3 course festive feast throughout December, a perfect way to countdown to Christmas Day. On Christmas Day, they’re pulling out all the stops. Gather your friends and family around a table on the big day to tuck into their mouth-watering three-course feast.

3 Courses £39pp

Christmas Day Menu Adult £95 | Child £48

Group bookings: available, check with restaurant

Open Christmas Day

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Veer Dhara

Fancy something different this Christmas. Veer Dhara invite you to enjoy a taste of Punjab – North Indian this festive season.

Address: 9 Hatfield Road, St Albans

4 Courses £29.95

Open on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve.

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Saint & Sinner

A bespoke, vibrant pub for St Albans. Diverse, fun, informal – the perfect setting for Christmas!

3 Courses £37.50pp

2 Courses £32.25pp

Buffet Menu Gold £23.45pp | Silver £19.25pp  | Bronze £15.95pp

Group Bookings: Up to 14 – 80, check with restaurant

Open Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

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Tikka Nation

Celebrate Christmas Indian style with Tikka Nation. They are offering a free glass of Indian Mulled Wine for every Christmas meal. Plus they’ll be serving a Hot Ginger and Brandy Tody to warm you up on the cold winter evenings.

Address: 1-2 Waxhouse Gate, St Albans

Details TBC

Group Bookings: up to 25

Menu available until 24th December. Open Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

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The Ivy

Join us in celebrating the most magical time of the year. Delight in their festive set menus, pair your meal with their exquisite wine selection and enjoy their festive cocktails that capture the essence of the season.

Address: 1 – 3 Verulam Rd, St Albans

Breakfast Festive Menu £16.95pp

Daytime Festive Menu  – 2 Courses £50pp | 3 Courses £55pp

Evening Festive Menu3 Courses £55pp

Available 14th November to 30th December.

New Year’s Eve Menu £75pp

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Bar Meze

An independent family run restaurant, offering a taste of Cyprus this Christmas.

Address: 8 Adelaide St, St Albans

4 Courses Lunchtime £24.95pp | Evening £32.50pp

Group Bookings: available, check with restaurant

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Dylans at The Kings Arms

Throughout the month of December, Dylans will be serving a festive set menu created by their head chef, Josh Searle. As well as the delicious signature Dylans at The Kings Arms dishes on their set menu, such as English Dairy Cow Prime Rib and Cornish Sea Bream, there will be weekly changing specials and some extra festive add-ons too!

Address: 7 George Street, St Albans

3 Courses £49.50pp

Group Bookings: Tues, Weds and Thurs lunchtimes booking available for groups of  25-35 people

Private Hire: Available, check with venue

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Saute

Sauté Grill & Meze Restaurant is the messenger of scrumptious and luxurious Turkish cuisine serving, the exclusive community of St Albans.

Address: 52-56 Adelaide St, St Albans

3 Courses Lunch £29.95pp  |  Dinner £39.95pp

Christmas Day menu £99.95 pp

Group bookings: available check with restaurant

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