Enjoy a delicious festive meal in the cosy surroundings of our traditional Essex Barn. From 11am, guests can enjoy exclusive, complimentary access to our stunning Arboretum for a brisk Winter walk before returning to the Visitor Centre for lunch at 1pm. 

£25.95 per person £10 deposit required when booking. 



  • Salmon & Haddock melt in the middle fish cake served on a mixed salad 
  • Blue cheese & Walnut Souffle served on a mixed salad 
  • Brie & Cranberry tart served with a mixed salad 
  • Spicy Butternut Squash Soup served with bloomer bread 


All mains are served with delicious seasonal vegetables, crispy roast potatoes and all the traditional trimmings

  • Roast Turkey 
  • Quorn Roast
  • Salt & Pepper Beef Featherblade
  • Baked Salmon topped with a red pepper & tomato sauce


  • Chocolate & blueberry roulade served with a vanilla cream 
  • Christmas pudding served with brandy sauce
  • Sticky toffee pudding served with a brandy salted caramel ice cream
  • Ecclefechan tart served with a whisky and ginger cream 

Spaces are limited and booking is required.

The price is £25.95 and a £10 deposit per person is required 

Please complete the attached booking form to reserve your place on this special event. The Arboretum will be accessible between 11am and 3:30pm. Lunch is served at 1pm.