Festive Lunch, Dinner & Private Dining

A three-course, flavour-packed lunch or dinner. Choose a beautiful, festively decorated private dining room for family parties.

Lunch midday – 2.00pm: £29.95

Dinner 7.00pm – 9.30pm: £29.95

Served daily in December

Pre-booking required

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STARTERS

Celeriac and thyme soup, white truffle oil (v)

Guinea fowl pressing, pickled wild mushroom, apricot, toasted rye bread

Seared mackerel fillet, beetroot relish, horseradish, watercress salad 

MAINS

Roasted Yorkshire turkey breast, sausage meat and apricot stuffing, pigs in blankets, roast potatoes, sprouts, gravy 

Braised beef cheek, roasted garlic mash, buttered kale, bourguignon sauce

Pan fried hake fillet, haricot blanc and tomato cassoulet, courgette linguine, herb velouté

Wild mushroom and blue cheese tartlet, beetroot, creamed leeks, balsamic syrup (v)

DESSERTS

Traditional Christmas pudding, brandy sauce, redcurrants

Clementine parfait, honeycomb, iced double cream

Dark chocolate and Baileys crème brûlée, hazelnut biscotti

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January Christmas Parties

January Party Nights

Fridays 3 and 10 January, Saturday 11 January 2020

£24.50 per person

Arrive from 7.00pm. Three-course menu. Professional DJ playing top tracks and party games until 12.30am. Pulled pork rolls at 11pm

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STARTERS

Celeriac and thyme soup, white truffle oil (v)

Guinea fowl pressing, pickled wild mushroom, apricot, toasted rye bread

Seared mackerel fillet, beetroot relish, horseradish, watercress salad 

MAINS

Roasted Yorkshire turkey breast, sausage meat and apricot stuffing, pigs in blankets, roast potatoes, sprouts, gravy 

Braised beef cheek, roasted garlic mash, buttered kale, bourguignon sauce

Pan fried hake fillet, haricot blanc and tomato cassoulet, courgette linguine, herb velouté

Wild mushroom and blue cheese tartlet, beetroot, creamed leeks, balsamic syrup (v)

DESSERTS

Traditional Christmas pudding, brandy sauce, redcurrants

Clementine parfait, honeycomb, iced double cream

Dark chocolate and Baileys crème brûlée, hazelnut biscotti

Drinks Pre-orders >>

Save time at the bar and money in your pocket by pre-ordering drinks

10 bottles of San Miguel: £40 (save £7.50)

24 bottles of San Miguel or Budweiser for the table: £90 (save £24)

5 bottles of Vina Mariposa Blanco / Tinto: £95 (save £15)

2 bottles Vignana Prosecco,  4 bottles Vina Mariposa Blanco / Tinto, 12 bottles San Miguel: £175 (save £28)

Per Person Package £18.50: 2 bottles San Miguel or Budweiser or 2 glasses Vignana Prosecco, plus half a bottle Vina Mariposa Blanco / Tinto 

Christmas party night

SPARKLING Afternoon Tea

£23.50 per person 

A special way to celebrate the season with friends. Served daily throughout December 1.00pm – 5.00pm

Includes speciality tea or coffee plus a glass of fizz on arrival

Gluten free and vegetarian options available

Booking is essential, please call 01422 240024

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SELECTION OF SANDWICHES

Yorkshire turkey and cranberry

Smoked salmon and horseradish

Honey roasted ham

Fountains Gold cheddar and spring onion 

SWEET TREATS

Homemade mini mince pies

Chocolate and orange Yule log

Passion fruit posset

Cranberry and raisin Stollen

SCONES

Cranberry scones, Chantilly cream and festive preserves

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WINTER ESCAPE

Throughout December 2019 and January 2020 book a winter break from £149 per couple:

Welcome drink on arrival, overnight stay, full Yorkshire breakfast, three-course festive lunch or dinner

Excludes 24, 25 and 31 December, 1 January 2020. Based on two adults sharing a room.

Remember, we're dog-friendly. £10 per dog per night. Here's our pet policy.

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Christmas Gift Vouchers

Give a unique gift to someone special. Email or gift-wrapped vouchers are available.  Vouchers can be personalised and are valid for 12 months. Please order before 13 December for postal delivery

Buy online, order by phone on 01422 240024, or purchase from Reception in the hotel

Afternoon Tea for Two £37.90

Sunday Lunch for Two £51

Seven Course Tasting Dinner for Two £105

Overnight Stay for two with Afternoon Tea £159

Romantic Break for Two £230

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Christmas Eve Lunch

£29.95 adults

Child portion £15

A relaxed and merry feast at a magical time of year for the perfect family gathering.

Tables from 12 noon

Private dining rooms available

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STARTERS

Celeriac and thyme soup, white truffle oil (v)

Guinea fowl pressing, pickled wild mushroom, apricot, toasted rye bread

Seared mackerel fillet, beetroot relish, horseradish, watercress salad

MAINS

Roasted Yorkshire turkey breast, sausage meat and apricot stuffing, pigs in blankets, roast potatoes, sprouts, gravy 

Braised beef cheek, roasted garlic mash, buttered kale, bourguignon sauce

Pan fried hake fillet, haricot blanc and tomato cassoulet, courgette linguine, herb velouté

Wild mushroom and blue cheese tartlet, beetroot, creamed leeks, balsamic syrup (v)

DESSERTS

Traditional Christmas pudding, brandy sauce, redcurrants

Dark chocolate and Baileys crème brûlée, hazelnut biscotti

Clementine parfait, honeycomb, iced double cream

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CHRISTMAS DAY LUNCH

SORRY FULLY BOOKED

£97.50 adults | Child portion half price

Serving midday – 2.00pm  |  Dress smart

Menu choices by 6 December please

For private dining room options just ask

Enjoy Champagne and canapés on arrival then feast on a magnificent five-course lunch for an extra special Christmas celebration. Add your name to our history books and make happy memories to savour forever.

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STARTERS

Roasted parsnip soup, chive and black garlic crème fraiche (v)

Pancetta-wrapped rabbit and pistachio terrine, soused carrot, fig chutney, port syrup 

Devonshire crab and crayfish tian, compressed cucumber, red pepper, caviar 

Blue cheese custard, roasted beetroot, walnut, morel mushrooms (v)

SORBET

Spiced pear 

MAINS

Roasted Yorkshire turkey breast, confit of leg meat, sausage meat stuffing, pigs in blankets, roast potatoes, sprouts, gravy

Ras el hanout-spiced monkfish tail, creamed baby spinach, charred shallot, saffron and clam chowder

Seared fillet of Yorkshire beef, truffle mash, buttered kale,  Heritage carrots, bone marrow sauce

Twice baked cheddar soufflé, sautéed baby leeks, confit cherry tomato, shallot and chive cream (v)

DESSERTS

Christmas pudding, brandy sauce, redcurrants

Dark chocolate marquise, cherry gel, aero chocolate, salted caramel ice cream 

Cheese and biscuits, chutney, celery and grapes

Clementine Arctic roll, egg custard, pistachio, raspberry sorbet

TO FINISH

Coffee, mini mince pie, petits fours

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BOXING DAY LUNCH

£42.50 adults  |  Child portion half price 

A wonderful way to mark the festive season with family and friends

Serving midday – 6.00pm  |  Dress smart

Menu choices by 13 December please

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STARTERS

Cream of root vegetable soup, parsnip crisps (v)

Ham hock and chicken terrine, homemade piccalilli, toasted sour dough

Smoked salmon parfait, cucumber, beetroot, dill dressing

Charred halloumi en croute, roasted fig, shallot and caper (v)

MAINS

Roasted sirloin of Yorkshire beef, Yorkshire pudding, roast potatoes, panache of vegetables, red cabbage, gravy

Slow roasted pork belly, apricot and sage sausage meat stuffing, fondant potato, creamed Savoy cabbage, caramelised apple, port wine reduction

Pan fried salmon fillet, pea and mint risotto, wilted greens, sauce vierge

Mediterranean vegetable parcels, baby spinach, red onion jam, roasted tomato purée (v)

DESSERTS

Dark chocolate and hazelnut delice, caramelised white chocolate, coffee ice cream

Selection of cheese and biscuits, homemade chutney, celery and grapes

Spiced apple compote and Calvados trifle, homemade biscotti 

Warm treacle tart, raspberry, clotted cream

TO FINISH

Tea and coffee

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RESTAURANT OPENING TIMES

Throughout December we will operate the following restaurant opening times and menus:

Lunch midday – 2.00pm, Festive lunch menu or a selection of sandwiches

Afternoon Tea 1.00pm – 5.00pm, Sparkling afternoon tea selection only

Dinner 6:00pm – 9.30pm, Seasonal à la carte menu (or festive dinner menu if pre-booked)

Sunday lunch midday – 2.30pm, Festive lunch menu only

Closed 31 December for a private event, reopening 2 January.

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NEW YEAR

Holdsworth House will be closed on New Year's Eve 2019 for an Exclusive Use wedding.

The hotel will re-open on 2 January

HOW TO BOOK

Contact us on 01422 240024, email us at info@holdsworthhouse.co.uk or complete the enquiry form below.

 BOOKING TERMS:

Bookings for Christmas Day require a £50 per table deposit and full payment is required by 22 November.

Boxing Day bookings require £10 per person deposit and full payment required by 29 November.

Bookings for six or more guests require a non-refundable, non-transferable £10 per person deposit.

Party nights: Seating will be on tables of eight. £10 per person deposit required. Full payment by 1 November 2019

If you have any questions regarding our menu ingredients or if you have specific dietary requirements, please call us before you order.

All information is correct at the time of publication; we reserve the right to make changes to the events and menus.

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