Christmas Parties in Newbury

Christmas at the Crab & Boar

Organising a festive family feast or refined Christmas parties in Newbury need not be stressful this year. Sumptuous seasonal menus and elegant private dining spaces mean that the Crab & Boar can cater for parties both big and small and for both intimate and extravagant events.

View our full Christmas Brochure

For bookings and enquiries call us on + 44 (0)1635 247550 or email us at [email protected]



Our beautiful and rustic private dining room can host up to 14 guests; the perfect space in which to hold a spirited Christmas party or an extended-family banquet.

You’ll savour a menu filled with only the freshest of locally-sourced flavours; with starters including Christmas spiced pumpkin soup and salmon tartare and mains featuring roasted turkey with chorizo stuffing as well as brown butter-poached sea bass and more. Finally, your sweet tooth will be satisfied by the choice of desserts, which includes spiced pineapple upside-down cake and mincemeat and apple pie.

View our Christmas Party Menu
3 courses for £33 per person
Available from 1st December to 24th December; 12 noon – 3pm & 6.30pm – 8.30pm


Don’t spend hours in your kitchen this year; let us do the cooking for you. You’ll enjoy three delicious courses made by our talented kitchen team. In addition to our Chefs’ creative take on the traditional festive dishes, you can indulge in less conventional options such as pistachio and duck terrine with pear chutney and pan-fried monkfish with seafood gnocchi.

View our Christmas Day Menu priced at £80 per person.
Available from 12 noon to 4pm.


From £305 per night enjoy our three nights Christmas package which includes bed and breakfast on 24th, 25th and 26th December,  4 course Christmas Day Lunch and a Christmas night hamper with a bottle of wine for two.

Please note that we don’t offer accommodation only during those nights. A 50% deposit will be required by 1st December.


Give 2017 a truly memorable send off with an evening indulging in all the gastronomic riches the British countryside has to offer. Tickets include evening entertainment, a glass of fizz on arrival and eight tasting courses.

View our New Year’s Eve Menu priced at £110 per person.
Celebrations from 6pm to 1am

Prefer to join us for the after-dinner celebrations? Tickets are available for £30 for the evening entertainment, which includes a glass of fizz.


From £360 per night, enjoy a two nights’ stay on the 30th and 31st of December, including breakfast both mornings, New Years’ Eve dinner for two and two tickets to our New Years’ Eve party.


Please note that we don’t offer accommodation only during those nights. A 50% deposit will be required by 1st December.

from £110* per couple

Available throughout December

Celebrate Christmas with festive food and drink and forget about the drive home. Instead, stay overnight in one of our stylish country rooms, all 14 bedrooms feature:

An en-suite bathroom | Luxury bed linen | Natural British Bramley bath & body products | Complimentary WiFi

*Stay dates are from 1st December until 30th December 2017 and excludes 24th, 25th and 26th December. Rates include breakfast. £110 is the standard room rate from Sunday to Thursday. Contact us to find out about weekend rates and other bedroom rates. Read our full Bookings Ts&Cs for more details.

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