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 2019 from the 1st January 2019.

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 2018

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


A Glass of Champagne and a Selection of Canapés

Amusé Bouche

Spiced Parsnip Velouté

First Course

Home Cured Beetroot Gravadlax, Dressed Crayfish Salad, Horseradish

Chicken & Duck Parfait, Toasted Brioche, Port & Redcurrant Jelly

Buffalo Mozzarella & Sun Dried Tomato Tart, Dressed Leaves, Balsamic glaze

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 & Chive Crushed Potato, Shellfish Bisque

Roasted Butternut Squash, Wild Mushroom & Goats’ Wellington, Tomato & Basil Compote


Brandy-Flamed Christmas Pudding with Brandy Sauce                                            

Milk Chocolate & Ginger Torte, Stem Ginger Ice 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, please 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.

Guests are asked to choose their food in advance to guarantee availability.

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

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