One of the best things about Christmas is of course the food, and what better way to celebrate the festive season coupled with the end of the working year than with your team at a unique and extraordinary venue where you’ll indulge in a delicious Christmas lunch or dinner?
This decadent property in Reading is the only place to go for a memorable dining experience and having previously been described by The Evening Standard as the ‘UK’s Sexiest Townhouse’, you know that your celebration here will take your guests’ breath away! The opulent chandelier made from 86,000 Italian glass beads simply oozes luxury and the striking and stunning interiors consistent throughout the venue airs a wealth of royalty.
The venue’s dining areas can accommodate from six guests up to 120, so whether you’re a small to larger company, then this venue will be able to assist. Relax in the comfortable surroundings and enjoy attentive service from the outstanding hospitality team as you sit back and tuck into a sensational meal.
The festive lunch menu available this year, mirrors the grandeur and elegance of the striking architecture and design of the venue and you’ll be treated to a distinctive array of mouth-watering dishes that are filled with flavour and are true to their taste. The venue offers a great selection of dishes suitable for everyone and all dietary requirements are carefully catered for.
To start off with, there’s a choice of wild mushroom soup with thyme foam, smoked salmon and cream cheese with shaved fennel and onion bread, in addition to rabbit and bacon terrine with curried cauliflower and raisins and an artichoke, butternut and goats cheese tart with a side serving of rocket for vegetarians.
As for the main, you’ll be spoiled for choice; keep things traditional with succulent roast Norfolk turkey that comes with potato fondant, parsnip and cranberry jus. If you’d prefer to switch the turkey for beef, then you won’t be disappointed with a serving of braised beef shoulder, creamed potato, spinach and cranberry jus.
The vegetarian option consists of delicious charred leek and courgette gnocchi that’s topped off with flavoursome parmesan shavings, whist the oven cooked sea bass is perfect for fish lovers and is accompanied by potato fondant, beetroot and citrus cream.
The desserts served here are just heavenly, so you’re going to have a tough choice deciding what to go for. Those with a sweet tooth will love the dark chocolate tart with Christmas pudding ice cream and candied pecans or the sticky toffee pudding that’s oozing spiced caramel sauce and comes with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Those looking for something subtler will enjoy the clementine délice or the cheese selection for anyone wanting to finish off with a savoury dish. The dining experience will be rounded off with freshly brewed coffee and tea with mince pies.
So If you’re looking to experience some delectable food with your team for your company celebration this year, ensure that you organise your festive lunch today. This dazzling venue also offers shared and exclusive events in the evening too if you’d prefer to make a night of it and enjoy a disco after dinner!