Christmas In Oxfordshire

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year to spend with family and friends in a picture-perfect setting – while indulging in the most decadent food and drink.

Whether you are planning your big work party, a mouth-watering feast with family or an intimate festive dinner, we are here to make this Christmas the most show-stopping one yet.

Reserve your space with us 

For more information and our festive menus please download our Christmas 2019 brochure here

Please reserve your space with us over the festive period by either clicking BOOK A TABLE.

Or call our friendly team on +44 (0)1367 870382.

You can also email them on

Festive Celebrations

Our stunning private dining area overlooking the ebbing river with the Cotswolds countryside as your backdrop provides a truly special backdrop for your Christmas celebration and will make it one to remember.

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Take advantage of our outdoor terrace and pull a cracker in our beautiful private dining space for your party.

There couldn’t be a more perfect spot for a magnificent feast with family and friends.

Christmas Party

The big day has arrived. From our passionate local suppliers to the precision of our talented chefs and warm hosting from our team, everything we do comes together to create a wonderfully memorable day.

£27.50 Party Menu

Enjoy the likes of chicken liver parfait followed by slow-cooked beef brisket.


Christmas Day

The big day has arrived. From our passionate local suppliers to the precision of our talented chefs and warm hosting from our team, everything we do comes together to create a wonderfully memorable day.

View our Christmas Day menu, priced at £75 per person

Available from midday – 2.30pm. 

Please note food is served on Christmas Day to bookings only.


Our mouth-watering menu features a choice of creative and traditional dishes, including Roasted turkey with all the trimmings or Wiltshire venison saddle Wellington, and duck liver pâté.

All followed by and a variety of decadent desserts including traditional Christmas pudding, crème Anglaise and brandy ice cream or pear & saffron, polenta & almond crumble and gingerbread ice cream.

Festive Opening Hours

Date Bar open  Food service 
Christmas Party 11am – 11pm Midday – 3pm then 6.30pm – 9pm
Christmas Day Midday – 4pm Midday – 2.30pm
Boxing Day Midday – 5pm Midday – 3pm
New Year’s Eve Midday – 1am Midday – 3pm then 7pm – 9pm
New Year’s Day Midday – 5pm Midday – 4pm

Stay with us this festive season

Whether you’re visiting us for a romantic festive retreat or a Christmas party stopover, you can look forward to a very warm welcome here at the Trout and Tadpole. Make Oxfordshire your home away from home with a stay in one of our beautiful bedrooms.

Each  of our themed eight gorgeous en-suite rooms feature unique detail and a rustic countryside charm teamed with a modern twist to make your stay extra cosy and special.

Rooms feature:

– Homemade à la carte breakfast

– Well-appointed en suite bathroom

– Luxurious Egyptian cotton bedding

– Tea/coffee making facilities



– Eco-friendly espresso machine

– Natural British Bramley bath and body products

– Flat screen TV

– Premium quality cotton bathrobes

Are we fully booked?

We’d love to fit you all in but if we can’t we know some great friends of ours that might be able to squeeze you in of you book in quick…

Horse and Groom

Bourton-on-the-Hill | Moreton-in-Marsh | Gloucestershire | GL56 9AQ

Visit them at

Lion’s Inn

37 North Street | Winchcombe, Gloucestershire | GL54 5PS

Visit them at

King’s Arms

The Street | Didmarton | Nr Badminton | GL9 1DT

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 Dining Ts&Cs

A discretionary service charge of 10% will be added to your bill. Please be aware that all our food is prepared in a kitchen where nuts, cereals containing gluten and other allergens are present. If you have any food allergy or intolerance queries, please speak to a team member who will be happy to help. A deposit of £15 per person is required at the time of the booking and is non-refundable. Pre-orders must be received at least 10 days prior to the date of your event.

 Accommodation Ts&Cs

Stay dates are December 24th -26th and 31st inclusive. Cancellation until 30 days before arrival date without penalties. Late cancellation or “no-shows” will incur a charge in full. Contact us to find out about weekend rates and other bedroom rates.