Jesmond Dene House

Seasonal Feast At Jesmond Dene House

If you’re looking for a unique way to get into the festive spirit, then Jesmond Dene House is the perfect place. With mulled wine, mince pies, sparkling decorations, log fires, and the scent of pine needles, you’ll be immersed in the holiday ambience from the moment you arrive.

Whether you’re visiting for the Christmas Market, indulging in a festive set menu, or celebrating New Year’s Eve with a special dining experience, Jesmond Dene House offers a warm and inviting atmosphere that will make your festive season truly memorable. 

Here’s what’s in store:

Christmas Market

3 December

On Sunday, 3 December, from 11 am to 4 pm, visit their Great Hall for a festive shopping day at their very own Christmas Market. Browse through a variety of stalls offering food and drink, local craft companies, and boutique stores. As you arrive, you’ll be greeted with a glass of mulled wine or a mocktail, included in the ticket price of £8 per person. Advance booking is essential, so make sure to secure your spot!

Lunch in December Festive Set Menu

Jesmond Dene House Festive Afternoon tea

Indulge in a delightful festive set menu for lunch from Wednesday to Saturday, between 12 noon and 2 pm, as well as for dinner from 6 pm to 9 pm. Enjoy two courses for £38 or three courses for £45, both options including coffee and petits fours. Treat yourself to a memorable dining experience in a warm and festive atmosphere. 

Christmas Eve

On Sunday, 24 December, Jesmond Dene House will be serving both à la carte and festive set menus from 12 pm to 7:30 pm. If you prefer a classic British tradition, you can also enjoy Afternoon Tea in The Billiard Room from 1 pm to 4 pm. 

Festive Afternoon Tea in The Great Hall 

Jesmond Dene House invites you to a special festive afternoon tea on 17 and 23 December in The Great Hall. For £46 per person, you’ll be treated to live music, a glass of Nyetimber, a festive afternoon tea, and tea or coffee. 

Boxing Day and New Year’s Day Traditional Roast

Jesmond Dene House New Years

On Boxing Day, Tuesday, 26 December, and New Year’s Day, Monday, 1 January, we’ll be serving a Sunday-style traditional roast. Indulge in a three-course meal served between 12 pm and 6 pm. For £65 per person this includes coffee and mince pies.

New Year’s Eve

During the day, visit Jesmond Dene House for a delightful Champagne or sparkling afternoon tea. Happening from 12 pm to 4 pm for £48 per person. You’ll enjoy a glass of Champagne and a selection of sweet and savoury treats. 

In the evening, celebrate New Year’s Eve with an exquisite eight-course set menu. Enjoy a glass of Champagne on arrival, a glass of fizz at midnight, and live music throughout the night. This unforgettable dining experience is £85 per person and starts at 7 pm, lasting until 9:30 pm. 

Make your festive season truly special at Jesmond Dene House. Book in advance to ensure an unforgettable experience.