Christmas lunch at Scotney Castle

Scotney old castle with a dusting of snow

Are you looking for your perfect destination for Christmas lunch? Look no further than us, with a delicious two or three course menu in the festive setting of Scotney Castle.

Weekdays between Monday 26 November and Friday 21 December 2018 you can enjoy a delicous two or three course meal in our tea-room. Why not combine your meal with a visit to our Hussey family Christmas eve in the house before lunch, followed by a visit to our shop for those last few Christmas presents. 

Advance booking is essential to avoid dissapointment. Please call our Food & Beverage team on 01892 893869 for any further information or to place your booking with the team. Alteratively you can download our menu and booking form and return them to Mike Lynch, Food & Beverage Manager at 

Scotney Christmas Lunch menu & booking form 2018 (PDF / 0.1904296875MB) download

Christmas pudding
A Christmas pudding
Christmas pudding

Our menu


Creamy celeriac soup served with chunky granary bread

Prawn cocktail

Ham hog terrine, salad garnish, chutney and melba toast

Main course

Traditional roast turkey, sage & onion stuffing, pigs in blankets, cranberry sauce, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables and local ale gravy

Slow-cooked beef brisket, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables and a red wine & rosemary reduction

Roasted cauliflower, feta & almond wellington, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables and a creamy herb sauce


Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce

Festive chocolate parfait

Plum sorbet with warm zesty orange shortbread

*Followed by coffee and mini mince pie*

Menu subject to change

After lunch, why not stay for a spot of Christmas shopping?

Christmas shopping is made easy with us. Don't battle the busy high street instead enjoy the relaxing atomsphere we can offer with a walk around our house and gardens and lunch in our tea-room, before buying all you need with our fantastic range of Christmas goodies.