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Afternoon Tea

Available all festive season

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Christmas Dinner

With all the trimmings


Celebrate this Christmas your way, with your very favourite people, enjoying food you'll love at Fairmile Restaurant. 

If you like to dine out for Christmas-get-togethers over November and December take a look at our selection of exclusive freshly-prepared menu options, exclusively available from 1st December 2021.

We have created several bespoke menus for festive dining at our restaurant, including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year set menus, and festive afternoon teas that you can enjoy with colleagues, friends and family throughout the festive season.

Please advise our staff of any allergies or special dietary requirements. We can help identify suitable dishes for you and provide a list of all dishes containing allergens. Please let us know in advance if you have any special requests and Chef will always do their best to accommodate.

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Christmas opening times

Mondays 12noon - 14.30
Tuesdays 17:00 - 19:00
Wednesdays 12noon - 14.30
Thursdays 12noon - 14.30
Fridays 17:00 - 19:00
Saturdays 12noon - 14:30
Sundays 12noon - 14.30
Christmas Day 12noon - 20:00
Boxing Day 12noon - 20:00
New Year's Eve 12noon - 20:00
New Year's Day 12noon - 18:00


Festive Menu, served Monday to Sunday 12noon - 8pm (pre-booked tables only)

Festive Afternoon Tea, served 2pm - 5pm (pre-booked tables only)

Christmas Day Menu, served Saturday 25th December exclusively (Pre-booked tables only)

Boxing Day Menu, served Sunday 26th December exclusively (pre-booked tables only)

New Year's Eve Menu, served Friday 31st December 12noon - 8pm

New Year's Day Brunch Menu, served Saturday 1st January 12noon - 6pm

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Festive Dinner

Available 12pm - 8pm daily (advance booking required)

Start with one of our flavourful festive starters, then onto the main meal - choose from the traditional roast turkey with all the trimmings, braised blade of beef, fillet of seabass or a nut and root roast. For dessert, choose from Christmas pudding with brandy sauce, vanilla and gingerbread cheesecake, dark chocolate and clementine tart or a selection of British cheese, chutneys and crackers.

2 courses £24.50 per person
3 courses £28.50 per person

Menu items are subject to availability and may change.

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Festive Afternoon Tea

Available 2pm - 5pm daily (advance booking required)

Our year-round favourite remains a popular choice for festive celebrations this season. Whether you're looking for a quiet afternoon with a loved one or to book a table with a group of friends, our traditional Afternoon Tea has a festive twist throughout December including, of course, turkey and stuffing sandwiches, mince pies, pistachio macaroons, Christmas cake and Christmas spiced scones. 

Menu items are subject to availability and may change.

£19.95 per person

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Gift Vouchers Available


New Year Special Menus

Available New Year's Eve and New Year's Day

See in the New Year in style, enjoying food you'll love, with your favourite people, in decadent surroundings. Enjoy traditional light canapes and champagne on New Year's Eve.

New Year's Eve Champagne & Canapes - £19.95 per person

Our New Year's Day Brunch includes favourites like Eggs Benedict, smoked salmon and scrambled egg, gammon steak with triple cooked chips, and cinnamon porridge. For dessert, try our crème brûlée, traditional sherry trifle or our sharp lemon tart with clotted cream. 

Menu items are subject to availability and may change.

New Year's Day Brunch - from £6.95 per item

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Private Dining

Looking to book a Christmas celebration or something for the New Year, our restaurant caters for up to 40 people.

Afternoon Tea

Our exclusive Afternoon Tea currently has a festive twist, but we offer a selection of Afternoon Teas and a lighter cream tea option all year round.

Gift Vouchers

The Fairmile gift vouchers make the perfect gift for family and friends this Christmas. Our fine dining restaurant and bistro area offer a truly memorable dining experience for all ages.
Great food, great service, great price!
All you could possible want. Great meal selections as well as a lovely afternoon tea menu. Recommended!
Tripadvisor reviewer

More festive news and recipes from our blog

Whether you prefer dining out or hosting dinner at home, our chefs create some delicious recipes and top tips for festive celebrations. 

Classic roast goose

You often hear that “Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a turkey”, but we'd like to suggest an alternative this festive season. Delve into preparing this classic roast goose recipe, shared by the Head Chef at our Ilkley restaurant.

Gingerbread people

A great gingerbread recipe is an essential part of the home baking toolkit and this tried and tested gingerbread recipe won't let you down this Christmas. So grab yourself a glass of something festive and bake some delicious gingerbread people!

A classic Christmas Pudding recipe

Enjoy our tried-and-tested version of the humble Christmas pudding.

Tips for a stress-free Christmas

Cooking Christmas dinner can be a daunting experience, so we asked our head chef for some tips to help ensure that the day goes smoothly.

Pimp your Prosecco

Our top tips to make your Prosecco even more delicious, with fruit, sorbet and even glitter.

Making hot drinks healthier

How to make healthier versions of Britain's favourite hot beverages.