Christmas Lunch

Date: Tuesday 12th December 2017, 11:00am - Thursday 21st December 2017, 3:00pm

Enjoy Christmas Lunch in the beautiful surroundings of the barn at Marks Hall. 

We are opening up especially for Christmas Lunch. You can enjoy a delicious festive meal in the cosy surroundings of our traditional Essex Barn. Guests will also enjoy exclusive access to our stunning Arboretum for a brisk Winter walk.

Tuesday 12th December

Thursday 14th December 

Tuesday 19th December 

Thursday 21st December 

The Arboretum will be accessible between 11am and 3:30pm. Lunch is served at 1pm.


Carrot, celeriac & chorizo soup, served with a crusty roll
Smoked salmon & haddock terrine, served with crusty sour dough
Harissa prawns with warm tahini chickpea salad
Feta & herb pie, served with a mixed salad

All main courses are served with delicious seasonal vegetables, crispy roast potatoes and the traditional trimmings.
Roast turkey dinner with all the trimmings and homemade gravy
Baked salmon fillet & pesto parcels
Caramelised onion & goats cheese tart
Pork belly, served with homemade apple sauce & all the trimmings

Homemade chocolate & orange cheesecake
Traditional warm Christmas pudding served with double cream
Cheeseboard – a selection of cheeses and biscuits with a homemade beetroot chutney
Vanilla & cherry berry fool served with a vanilla shortbread

Tea and coffee
A selection of soft drinks are also available to purchase from our counter.

Price £25.95 per person. £5 deposit required when booking. 

Places are limited and pre-booking is essential.

If  you would like to book please email Sophie at or alternatively visit us in the visitors centre and pick up a booking form.