After all the presents have been opened, and the cheerful wishes have been exchanged, the next thought on everyone's mind on Christmas Day is usually lunch. Turkey, Lamb, mint sauce, Roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, Steaming vegetables, oozing gravy and stuffing…For those who enjoy getting out and about on the special day, (and don’t fancy the stress that goes with preparing the biggest meal of the year) we’ve collated a list of some of the fantastic local pubs in Lewisham that are hosting Christmas Lunch and preparing brilliant, gargantuan meals for families and friends. Hurry and book your table now as these scrumptious offerings are going fast!
1. XMAS LUNCH AT THE STATION HOTEL
The Station Hotel will be roasting, boiling, basting and baking some of the most heart-warming food that the season has to offer. Their chef wants to make sure that there are plenty of roast potatoes, stuffing, puddings and pigs in blankets for you all, so get booking your reservation by clicking here and make sure you don’t miss out! Expect a well-prepared, fully festive menu, including delicate wild mushroom risotto, and london Gin and dill cured salon starters, homemade turkey, beef and lemon sole options for mains, and brandy infused christmas pudding for desert, and a lot of Cranberry sauce throughout…
To book a table please call: 0208 463 0367
More info and Full menu here
2. FOUR COURSE FESTIVE FEAST AT THE HONOR OAK
Expect to be feeling the heat after this mammoth feast that The Honor Oak are providing this Christmas. With a vast menu offering 4 different starters, 5 mains, 4 deserts, and complementaries in between, this is not for the faint-hearted. Their mains are offering Turkey, Beef, Pheasant, Fish and artichoke dishes, and expect classic christmas puddings, mulled wine, cheeses and prosecco to wash it all down with.
To book a table call: 0208 690 9222
See the Full Menu here
3. CHRISTMAS DAY MEAL AT THE RAILWAY TELEGRAPH
Come and celebrate the best day of the year at the Railway Telegraph. Their chefs have sourced the freshest Christmas ingredients, and the brewers are busy making sure their seasonal ales are ready. With a unique and extensive menu, including slow cooked pigs cheek, and parsnip puree for starters, and specifically sourced beef from Scotland, or Turkey from norfolk for mains, the team and the chef’s are putting their all into making this a great, and tasty festive occasion for all involved.
To book a table call: 020 8699 6644
See the Full Menu here
4. CHRISTMAS LUNCH AT THE ROSE
Another great choice to get stuffed at Christmas is The Rose in New Cross. Although not open on Christmas Day itself, they are preparing a delicious Christmas menu that will last between 23 November - 9 December. Classic butternut squash soup, Prawn Cocktail and bloody Mary sauce are available for starters. Their mouth-watering mains include norfolk Turkey, Chargrilled 28 day aged Angus rib eye steak, Slow roasted Berkshire pork belly, a busy vegetarian dish of Wild mushroom, goats cheese, pumpkins and more, and a grilled sea bass fillet for the fish lovers. Deserts of traditional Christmas pudding and various ice creams are offered to top it all off.
To book a table call: 020 8692 3193
Download their Christmas Menu here
5. CHRISTMAS DAY LUNCH AT BABUR
Babur Restaurant in Forest Hill are diving into the Christmas season head first with a tasty menu for pre-Christmas celebrations and a full Indian Christmas Day lunch for the big day. For their pre-Christmas celebrations, their ‘String of Pearls for Christmas’ menu is offering a delightful 3-5 course meal of Indian, African, or Asian specialities. Their Christmas day lunch is just as flavoursome and varied, offering great tandoori dishes such as pigeon breast with black sesame seeds, and gorgeous Vermicelli-coated mashed sweet potato with tomato chutney. For mains are classic Christmas offerings such as Turkey, (done in an indian style as a tikka with mixed peppers and cashews) pheasant breast, lamb, and cottage cheese dishes.
To book a table call: 020 8291 2400
See the Full menu here
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