Are you struggling to decide where to hold your Christmas party this year? Well, the festive season is almost upon us and it’s time to get your thinking hats on.
The City of London is full of amazing party venues, from charming niche restaurants, hotel venues to fancy bars.
Whether you’re looking for something intimate and cosy or something a little more extraordinary we’ve put together a list of some of the best spots in The City to hold your party this year.
Coq d’Argent: A Ski Chalet Wonderland in the Heart of the City
Yes, it’s that time of the year where we are all ready to embrace the festive season and what better way than to enjoy than at Coq d’Argent and celebrate with colleagues with an escape to the French Alps. Known for its iconic transformation into Lodge d’Argent as winter rolls around, this year is expected to be magnificent. The terrace features an appealing ‘ski lift’ the perfect spot for those Instagram pictures. There will be a new Rémy Martin cocktail menu. Situated a short walk away from Bank Station, this bar boasts stunning views. This is a fabulous place for those who are looking to bask in a festive atmosphere and truly indulge. However, for a more intimate gathering, private dining options are available to create a memorable holiday celebration this Christmas.
14 Hills: A Botanical Wonderland in the Sky
If you’ve been to 14 Hills then you can understand why we are obsessed with this place. This year, 14 Hills invites all to a world of festive delight with its stunning restaurant and lively late-night bar. If you’re a cocktail lover, then you’re in for a treat as 14 Hills presents its winter cocktail menu, in partnership with Monkey 47, running from the middle of November to the end of January.
Diners can explore the Group Festive Menus, including the Family Festive Feast Menu, available at £70 per person from Friday to Sunday. However, if you’re looking for a private dining room – rest assured that they will have you covered. Epic views, great food and a cocktail menu that pleases with ease – it’s time to get booking.
120 Fenchurch St EC3M 5BA
If you’re looking for a classy venue in Shoreditch this Christmas, then Apothecary East is a fabulous choice. This venue oozes sophistication and fantastic food, whether it’s Christmas lunch, dinner or exclusive hire with a difference you will not be disappointed. Housed in a former Victorian warehouse with a dedicated cocktail bar, the restaurant accommodates over 130 covers and parties of all sizes with a choice of semi-private areas. If you’re after a group booking, well the good news is, you can also book the private dining room downstairs which accommodates up to 22 seated guests or up to 35 for standing receptions. In the spirit of Christmas, parties for 12 or more booked by 17th November can enjoy a complimentary round of Sake Bombs or Prosecco courtesy of the Apothecary East team.
36 Charlotte Rd EC2A 3PG
If you’re looking for a spectacular venue that boasts stunning views then Sky Garden is a fantastic choice. Spanning three-storeys, 155 meters above the city, Sky Garden offers four stunning event spaces and restaurants for every kind of Christmas party. Whether you’re planning drinks or dinner this venue is a great choice. The Walkie Talkie Building is known for its lovely landscaped public gardens, innovative architecture and amazing views. This venue has a reception capacity of 700 and a seated capacity of 300, the venue is ideal for all to enjoy and get into that festive mood.
1 Sky Garden Walk EC3M 8AF
M Threadneedle Street
You’ve probably noticed that the team at City Matters are huge fans of M Threadneedle Street and with good reason. This slick and sophisticated venue is the perfect place to hold your Christmas party this year. This place has it all – from comforting classics to exciting creations. Choose from the Classic (£60), Signature (£75) and Icons (£90) group dining menus. desserts. Whether you’re looking for large tables or private dining rooms there are multiple spaces available for your Christmas Party this year.
60 Threadneedle Street EC2R 8HP
If you’re after a slightly more casual venue this year, then look no further than The Culpeper. Located a short walk from Liverpool station this venue is the perfect spot to enjoy some drinks and get into that festive mood. The first-floor restaurant is available for private hire for 25-50 people this festive season. They also have a fabulous festive menu, where diners will be in for a real treat.
40 Commercial St London E1 6TB
Cay Tre Hoxton
Nestled in the heart of Shoreditch is Cay Tre Hoxton, a superb Vietnamese restaurant. This festive season, why not check them out for your Christmas party with your colleagues? Cay Tre Hoxton will cater to large group bookings, with perfect sharing plates and festive set menus in true Vietnamese fashion. This Old Street gem can cater to groups of up to 20 people in the private dining room downstairs. Specialising in authentic Vietnamese food, the festive menu includes a selection of comforting favourites.
Swingers, the luxe crazy golf venue located in the City, is offering fantastically priced festive packages, tasty Christmas menus and delicious Christmas cocktails – it’s the perfect Christmas party venue to get into the festive swing!
From 20th November – 31st December, popular street food vendors will be offering festive dishes such as ‘Rebel without a Claus’ from Patty&Bun, a cheesy burger topped with pancetta and redcurrant jelly; ‘It’s a Wonderful Slice’ from Pizza Pilgrims, an indulgent affair of mozzarella, mortadella, and pistachio cream.
8 Brown’s Buildings EC3A 8AL