Christmas In Berkshire

Christmas In Berkshire

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year to spend with family and friends in a picture-perfect setting – while indulging in the most decadent food and drink.

Whether you are planning your big work party, a mouth-watering feast with family or an intimate festive dinner, we are here to make this Christmas the most show-stopping one yet.

Reserve your space with us 

For more information and our festive menus please download our Christmas 2019 brochure

Please reserve your space with us over the festive period by clicking BOOK A TABLE.

Or call our friendly team on +44 (0)1635 247550 

You can also email them on

Festive Celebrations

Our stunning private dining area is a beautiful countryside setting for any Christmas party to guarantee a joyous yuletide ambience for all.

Take advantage of our outdoor terrace and pull a cracker in our beautiful private dining space for up to 14 people.

There couldn’t be a more perfect spot for a magnificent feast with family and friends.

Christmas Party

£30 Party Menu

Roasted turkey and the trimmings or pan-fried cod are among our mouthwatering mains.


Christmas Day

The big day has arrived. From our passionate local suppliers to the precision of our talented chefs and warm hosting from our team, everything we do comes together to create a wonderfully memorable day.

View our Christmas Day menu, priced at £90 per person

Available from midday- 4pm.

Please note food is served on Christmas Day to bookings only.


Our mouth-watering menu features a choice of creative and traditional dishes, including roasted goose, confit leg in puff pastry, pan-fried foie gras, traditional condiments or Beef Wellington, pomme Boulangère and koffman cabbage.

All followed by and a variety of decadent desserts including traditional custard tart, red currant compote, mulled wine gel and, lemon sorbet and traditional Christmas pudding, brandy sauce with orange segments.

Festive Opening Hours

Date Bar open  Food service 
Christmas Eve Midday – 11pm Midday – 2.30pm 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Christmas Day Midday – 6pm Midday – 4pm

Stay with us this festive season

Whether you’re visiting us for a romantic festive retreat or a Christmas party stopover, you can look forward to a very warm welcome here at Crab and Boar. Make Berkshire your home away from home with a stay in one of our beautiful bedrooms.

Each combines modern comfort with rustic elegance with our bed and breakfast rooms having their own individual character.

Join us for a two night stay in a double room from Christmas Eve to Boxing Day for £475 per couple.

Rooms features:

À la carte breakfast
A bottle of Hattingley Valley brut
Christmas lunch
Christmas hamper for Christmas day evening

Are we fully booked?

We’d love to fit you all in but if we can’t we know some great friends of ours that might be able to squeeze you in of you book in quick…


Jack Russell

Netherton Hill | Faccombe | Andover | SP11 0DS

Visit them at

Bourne Valley Inn

Upper Link | B3048 | Andover | SP11 6BT

Visit them at


Dundas Arms

53 Station Road | Kintbury | Berkshire | RG17 9UT

Visit them at

Dining Ts&Cs

A deposit of £15 per person is required at the time of the booking and is non-refundable. Pre-orders for groups of 6+ must be received at least 10 days prior to the date of your event. A discretionary service charge of 10% will be added to your bill. Please be aware that all our food is prepared in a kitchen where nuts, cereals containing gluten and other allergens are present. If you have any food allergy or intolerance query, please speak to a team member who will be happy to help.

Accommodation Ts&Cs

Stay dates are December 24th -26th and 31st inclusive. Cancellation until 30 days before arrival date without penalties. Late cancellation or “no-shows” will incur a charge in full. Room rates include homemade breakfast, Christmas lunch includes a maximum of three courses and exclude wine. £110 is the standard room rate. Contact us to find out about weekend rates and other bedroom rates.