“Christmas, children, is not a date.
It is a state of mind.”
Mary Ellen Chase
Our 2019 Christmas in Numbers
on Christmas day
real Christmas trees
staff hours worked
Not bad for a small, family-run hotel.
“Food absolutely perfect“
Christmas Party Menu 2022
Celebrate with your friends or colleagues this December, either in the main restaurant or in one of our two rooms available for private functions. 1st December – 23rd December.
(Minimum party size of ten)
Roasted root vegetable soup D G V
Cocktail of west bay crab, prawns and smoked salmon, crisp lettuce, marie rose sauce D G
Chicken and duck liver parfait, homemade spiced fruit chutney, melba toast G*
Provençale vegetable and spinach arancini, spiced tomato sauce D Vg
Traditional roast breast of Dorset turkey, bacon-wrapped sausages, chestnut & apricot stuffing, duck fat roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables D G
Slow-cooked Dorset Beef Blade, Parma ham, wild mushrooms and shallots, horseradish creamed potato, red wine sauce D G
Fillet of Brixham Sea Bream, new potatoes, sauce vierge, capers D G
Casserole of roasted chestnuts, butternut squash, chickpeas, tomato and fennel, savoury rice D G Vg
Traditional Christmas pudding, brandy sauce D* G* Vg*
Winter berry and vanilla panna cotta, homemade honeycomb G
Crushed ginger and treacle tart, chocolate sauce D Vg
West-country farmhouse cheese, grapes, biscuits G* V
Coffee and Warm Mince Pies
Lunch £30 per person | Dinner £35 per person
Big Festive Party Nights
Friday 2nd December ***SOLD OUT***
Saturday 3rd December
Enjoy the same menu but with a DJ playing from 9-11.30. £39
Christmas Music Nights 2022
After the very successful ‘American Songbook at Christmas’ with George Hewitt in 2021, we plan to host two more dinner & music nights. Details are TBC, but Dates are Thursday 1st and 8th December.