Christmas Dining In Watford

Festive Christmas Dining

Celebrate Christmas Day!

Celebrate Christmas in style with a 4-course Christmas Day Lunch, each course crafted by our skilled team of chefs. Soak in the Christmas atmosphere with your family and friends at Mercure Watford.

Date: 25th December

Time: 12:30pm Arrival, Lunch served for 13:00pm

Price: £63 per person


To Start

Winter spiced parsnip and apple soup (Ve)

Ham hock terrine, baked pancetta-wrapped fig, maple dressing, toasted sourdough

Wild mushrooms in garlic and white wine cream sauce, flat leaf parsley, toasted bread (V)

King prawn, smoked salmon and crayfish cocktail, iceberg, Marie Rose, brown bloomer


Roast turkey, sausage wrapped in bacon, sage, onion and cranberry stuffing, pan roast gravy

Baked salmon fillet, celeriac puree, spinach, lobster sauce

Caramelised shallot, celeriac cream and beetroot tart, balsamic and thyme gravy (Ve)

Roast Sirloin of beef, Yorkshire pudding, creamed horseradish and red wine jus

Served with winter vegetables and potatoes


Traditional Christmas Pudding & Spiced Rum Sauce (VG) (V)

Steamed Date & Marmalade Pudding Toffee Sauce And Sweet Cream

Honeycomb and Marshmallow
Rocky Road With Popcorn and Chocolate Sauce

Oat Milk & Vanilla Panna Cotta Strawberry Cracked Black Pepper Salsa (VG) (V)

Followed By

Long Clawson Stilton, Tickler Cheddar, West Country Brie
Red Onion Marmalade, Grape &
Celery Salad

Enjoy a Festive Afternoon Tea!

The Christmas Sparkling Afternoon Tea is the ultimate pre-Christmas treat. Enjoy a Christmas-themed selection of cakes and sandwiches all freshly made by our kitchen team.

Dates: November/December

Times: 12:30-4pm

Price: £38 Per Person


A Selection Of Finger Sandwiches

Ham and English mustard white bloomer

Egg mayonnaise white bloomer (V)

Turkey and cranberry brown bloomer

Smoked salmon and dill mayonnaise brown bloomer

Cake Selection

Festive Gingerbread

Mince Pie

Stollen Bite

Vanilla Slice

Scone, Strawberry Jam & clotted cream

  • Christmas Afternoon Tea

Enjoy A Festive Lunch!

Enjoy a delicious 3-course festive lunch with warm and friendly service.

Dates: November/December

Times: 12:30-3pm

Price: £28 Per Person



Winter spiced parsnip and apple soup (Ve)

Duck & orange parfait, plum and apple chutney, toasted sourdough

Roast beet and butternut squash salad, goats cheese and rocket (V)


Roast turkey, sausage wrapped in bacon, sage, onion, and cranberry stuffing, pan roast gravy

Baked salmon fillet, leek, and tarragon cream sauce

Butternut, chickpea, sweet potato and walnut Wellington, smoky red pepper & redcurrant chutney (Ve)

Served with winter vegetables and potatoes


Traditional Christmas pudding and spiced rum sauce (Ve)

Chocolate and salted caramel torte

Enjoy half a bottle of prosecco per person and a choice of pizza.

Date: 2nd December, 9th December, 16th December

Times: 7pm – 11pm

Price: £28 per person

Add Ons: Discounted accommodation rates are available, please contact our events team for more information.


Your choice of pizza from:

Margherita – Tomato, mozzarella, herbs, rocket (V)

Hot and Spicy – pepperoni, jalapeno, chili oil

Goats cheese, red onion chutney, and spinach (V)

Full pork – salami, prosciutto, pepperoni, chorizo, and pork sausage

Full Christmas – turkey, pigs in blankets, stuffing, and crispy sage


Chargrilled marinated vegetables, garlic & rosemary oil (Ve)

Rocket & parmesan salad

Sunblush tomatoes and bocconcini

Marinated olives (Ve)