Christmas 2023

Christmas Festive Menu

Celebrate the Christmas season at The Birch in our beautifully decorated restaurant and enjoy our festive set price menu, available from Thursday 30th November – Sunday 24th December 2023 (excluding Sundays, with the exception of Christmas Eve)


2 courses £28.95 per person
3 courses £36.95 per person


3 courses £36.95 per person

A separate children’s menu is available for our discerning little diners aged 10 years and under.

Please Note: We are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day

Christmas Eve

Our Christmas Festive Menu will be running exclusively on Christmas Eve and requires booking and advanced food order choices.

3 courses £36.95 per person

A separate children’s menu is also available.


Booking and food choices are required in advance.

Your credit card details* will be taken to secure your reservation and menu choices to be submitted in advance (using the Food Order Form) Please do not submit your food order until you have made your table reservation.

(Our standard Sunday Lunch Menu is available on Sundays and does NOT require food choices in advance, with the exception of Christmas Eve)

* No money will be deducted from your credit card at this time, however, failure to notify The Birch of cancellation without a minimum of 48hrs notice will result in a charge of £20 per person.

Dietary Requirements

If you suffer from either Gluten or Dairy intolerance, you will be pleased to know our gluten-free and dairy-free dishes are clearly marked with either GF or DF symbols on our Christmas menu.  Dishes that are not gluten or dairy free but can be adapted to gluten/dairy free upon request are clearly marked with GFA or DFA.  Please be aware that if a dish is adapted some of the accompaniments for this dish may vary or be removed from the dish entirely.  To ask about a particular dish, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

When completing your order form for your Christmas meal please ensure to mark the relevant GF or DF box if you require that particular dish to be adapted to gluten or dairy free (where available).

For all other allergies and intolerance’s please contact The Birch direct and we can advise you or send you a copy of our allergens list.

The Birch is not responsible for any dietary issues if they have not been made aware of in advance.

Parties of 9+ People

We are taking online booking of parties up to 8 people, however, if you wish to book a party of 9 people or more you will need to contact The Birch directly either by telephone on 01525 290295 or via email.

Once you have completed our Christmas Food Order Form, please download and complete our Excel Food Order Form so that you can keep track of everybody’s individual dish choices, helping your party run smoothly on the day! Click here to download spreadsheet.

Wine can be ordered in advance for the day.  Please see our wine list to view our extensive selection of wines.

Please note we cannot charge for individual drinks on the day.  All drinks will be added onto the final bill, which can be divided equally between guests.

Printable Place Cards

As your Christmas meal is chosen in advance, it’s very easy to forget what you’ve ordered when you come to dine, that’s why we strongly recommend downloading the Printable Place Cards we’ve created especially to help your Christmas meal at The Birch run smoothly.

Just click the button on the right/bottom of the screen to download, open in Microsoft Word, fill in your party guests names on the front and individual meal order (abbreviated so that it fits!) on the reverse, print out, cut along the dotted lines and fold in half to complete your personalised place card.  Bring them along to your meal and decorate your table with them.

Top Tip: Print them out onto printer friendly gloss card to give them a quality finish 

New Year’s Eve Lunch

With New Year’s Eve on a Sunday, we’re doing things a little differently this year!

Our chefs have created a special 3 course New Year’s Eve Sunday Lunch menu offering an array of delicious dishes and traditional roasts to choose from, served 12pm-6pm in our beautifully decorated restaurant.

This extra special lunch includes a glass of prosecco or non-alcoholic fizz on arrival.

A separate New Year’s Eve children’s menu is available for our little diners aged 10 years and under.

Make The Birch is the perfect place to say ‘goodbye’ to 2023 in style, before heading home to ring in the new year 2024 in the comfort of your pj’s!

Booking is essential.