BID Social: Foodie celebrations this Christmas

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As Christmas approaches many of you will be planning festive catch-ups with friends and work parties. So where are the best places to go this year?

With restaurants all bringing out their Christmas offerings, for this week’s BID Spotlight we’ve pulled together a handful of the best festive menus available across town to help you with planning.



Enjoy a festive feast at Tamatanga with their Christmas menu priced at £21.95 per person. Menus include poppadoms and chutney and a sharing platter of starters, followed by your choice of main with rice or naan included. Book via

Wygston’s House

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Wygston’s House is pulling out the stops with their Christmas menu. Choose from Baked Scallops with Roasted Butternut Squash, Whole Camembert, Smoked Salmon Pate and more to start, followed by Roast Turkey, Roasted Porchetta, Slow Cooked Beef Brisket or Mushroom Wellington for main. Desserts include a Winter Berry Crumble and, of course, Christmas Pudding. 1 course, 2 course and 3 course options available priced from £16.95. See the full menu online via the Wygston’s House website.

Peter Pizzeria

Enjoy 2 courses for £15 or 3 courses for just £19 at Peter Pizzeria. Perfect for those less formal work get togethers or a casual festive treat. Christmas menus are available from 26 November. Book my emailing [email protected].

Queen of Bradgate

We’re big fans of the food at The Queen of Bradgate and they’re offering 3 courses for £29.95. Furthermore, if you book in for a Sunday – Thursday visit you’ll receive 1/2 bottle of wine per person free of charge. Menu choices include Pan Seared Scallops, Beetroot Cured Salmon, Roasted Nut Loaf, Garlic Seared Sirloin Steak, Butterscotch Creme Brulee and more. Get full information via the Queen of Bradgate website.

The Rutland & Derby

Enjoy a Festive Pub Party at The Rutland & Derby this Christmas. For just £20 per person you can enjoy your choice of arrival drink (including an Espresso Martini), a festive street food basket with burger and poutine, and a Santa hat thrown in too. Available from 25th November. For more information or to book email [email protected].

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