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17 Fabulously Festive Christmas Lunches

If you're looking for a decent spot for a Xmas lunch, we've rounded up a few Northants hot-spots to make it easy for you! 'Tis the season to be merry, fa la la la la...

An actual hall in Rushton Hall

Rushton Hall, 1st – 23rd Dec.

Totes treat yourself and spend a day over the Christmas season at the tres luxurious Rushton Hall. Tuck into their festive afternoon tea from £28 pp which includes some deliciously delectable treats and hopefully some Champagne.

The Kings Head, Spratton.

Another Muddy fave, this pub really brings everyone together in a warm and welcoming environment and will be serving up a whole lot of festive fun, perfect for catching up with friends or a special date night this December.

June Plum, 29th Nov – 22nd Dec. 

Bring a taste of The Islands to your Christmas with June Plum’s festive menu – 2 courses for £18, or 3 for £26.00. Not only have they got beaut dishes they have some even tastier drinks to enjoy for a festive tipple. We love it here and would definitely recommended a visit.

The Cromwell Cottage, 20th Nov – 31st Dec.

Book in for a festive treat at The Cromwell Cottage and receive a complimentary glass of Freixnet Prosecco as you tuck into their Christmas menus full of fresh dishes. Prices start from £26.95  to £48.95 for a whopping six course extra special!

The Red Lion, Thornby, 2nd- 24th Dec.

The Red Lion is inviting you to celebrate Christmas with their festive menu from from the 3rd to 24th December, with prices starting from £24.95. This is a Northants diners’ favourite!

Fox & Hounds, Harlestone.

Fox & Hounds, 20th Nov – 20th Dec.

A sight to behold, just on decor alone, the Fox and Hounds is a must visit over the season as they have a truly beautiful festive menu with exquisitely crafted dishes and v tempting drinks. Their chefs have been working wonders on getting the best festive menu yet. Prices start from £27.95.

The Tollemache Arms, 25th Nov – 4th Jan.

Let the friendly team at The Tollemache Arms take the stress out of your Christmas as you kick back, glass in hand and tuck into their dishes this Christmas, full of flavour and real heartiness. Prices start from £24 for 3 courses.

Fawsley Hall.

With a great selection of Christmas choices, including their afternoon tea with a festive twist or their Christmas Lunch in Cedar Restaurant, the stunning Fawsley Hall welcomes you to their classic winter warmers and festive sweet treats. Prices start from £25.50 for their afternoon tea.

Fawsley Hall, for some fiiiine wiiiiine

Zapato Lounge.

Part of the Lounges group, book in for a spot of grub this season at Zapato Lounge and get a free glass of bubbly to enjoy before you tuck into you meal. The teens tend to like the Lounges, plus they’re all dog-friendly too!

Brampton Halt, 18th Nov – 1st Jan.

One of Northampton’s favourite places for meeting friends and family, Brampton Halt is a great spot to spend time with them over Christmas cocktails. Prices start from £21.95 for 2 lunch courses.

The Old White Hart.

Not only is The Old White Hart a great venue to book for a Christmas party, they have a special festive menu with 2 courses for £21.95 or three courses for £24.95.

Whittlebury Hall.

Why not add a little extra festive sparkle and stay at Whittlebury Hall this December with some of their great packages? Relax and indulge in a lovely lunch and short stay, a perfect way to kick start the busy Christmas period.

Barton Hall.

The stunning grade II listed building is a warm and elegant spot to celebrate the season with hearty food, welcoming and friendly service, warm log fire and stunning rooms; what more could you possibly want? Prices start from £19.50.

Take me to the The Church.

The Church Restaurant, 27th Nov – 28th Dec.

One of the most beautiful places to have a meal and drink is The Church Restaurant, and this year they are ensuring your Christmas is the best one yet with their stunning menu to warm you up this season. 2 courses start from as little as £25.99.

Snooty Fox

With a roaring fire and cosy decor, this lovely little pub is a proper friendly pub with some great dishes coming your way this Christmas. It’s a traditional pub but with a quirky modern twist and we just love the name, Snooty Fox, that’s worth a visit just for that don’t you think?

The Stanwick Hotel, 29th Nov – Dec.

Enjoy a festive lunch in their Brasserie that overlooks their lovely gardens, sometimes even more beautiful in the winter months. One course is only £12.50, or go wild with 3 for only £18.50; great value, great taste.

The Red Lion, Cranford, 25th Nov – Dec.

A Muddy fave that’s always serving up some great grub. For £25 per person, enjoy a feast of winter warmers and festive drinks with their champagne or Prosecco pre order that gets you your 4th free when you pre order 3; bottoms up.



4 comments on “17 Fabulously Festive Christmas Lunches”

  • John November 26, 2019

    Snooty fox link doesn’t work

    • annaloudearden November 26, 2019

      Cheers John, will take a look…

  • Linda Walton December 13, 2019

    How about the Hopping Hare?

    • annaloudearden December 17, 2019

      Yup! We’ve written about that one in our cosy pubs!


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