A glorious country house built 200 years ago of stone from the Purbeck Hills, situated within its own beautiful, formal gardens

Christmas Lunch at The Grange

Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.

Quote Mark Mary Ellen Chase

Please note, we are now fully booked for Christmas Lunch.  We will be taking bookings for Christmas 2017 from the 1st January 2017.

Why not take the pressure off the cook this year and treat your family to Christmas Day lunch at The Grange? A glass of champagne and canapés in the lounge, a delicious traditional Christmas lunch, followed by coffee and mince pies. Children's menus are also available and include a gift from Father Christmas! Christmas Day lunch is served from 12.00 until 2.00 pm and we are open to non-residents.

The Grange at Oborne - Christmas Day Menu 2016

"The Yule cake dotted thick with plums, is on each supper table found"


A Glass of Champagne and a Selection of Canapés

Amusé Bouche

Butternut Squash Veloute, Tomato Pesto

 First Course

Smoked Salmon and Trout Roulade, Horseradish Cream, Keta Caviar

Parfait of Duck and Goose Liver, Melba Toast, Spiced Fruit Chutney                                           

Tomato, Spinach and Dorset Blue Vinny Tart, Dressed Wild Rocket, Toasted Pine Nuts

 Sorbet Course

Lemon Sorbet

Main Course

Traditional Roast Dorset Turkey with all the Festive Trimmings, Seasonal Vegetables, Duck Fat Roasted Potatoes, Pan Gravy

Fillet of West Bay Seabass, Saffron New Potatoes, Tiger Prawn and Chive Fish Veloute

Filo Parcel of Mediterranean Vegetables, Chestnuts, Cranberry and Somerset Brie, Wild Mushroom Sauce


Brandy-Flamed Christmas Pudding with Brandy Sauce                                          

Winter Berry Panna Cotta, Raspberry Coulis, Dark Chocolate, Dorset Clotted Cream

Slate of Speciality West Country Cheese, Quince Cheese, Oat Cakes & Fruit
(If you would like both Dessert and Cheese there will be a supplement of £7.50)


Coffee and Mince Pies

£82.50 per Person

Children under 12 years – a gift from Father Christmas (instead of champagne!) and child sized portions, pleaser choose from the above menu, £30 per child

Bookings are taken every half hour from 12.00 until 2.00 pm.  The first time being 12.00 for 12.30 - you arrive at 12.00 for Champagne and Canapes in the lounge and will be taken to your table to start your meal at around 12.30 pm.  Please enquire to find out what times we have left.

We ask for a non-refundable deposit of £20.00 per person, when the booking is made.  

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