Christmas Private Dining in London

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There’s no time like the present to start thinking about your office Christmas private dining event.

This year, why not treat the team to a luxury experience in one of the top dining venues in London?

With so much choice, finding the best Christmas private dining room that suits your needs can be difficult. That’s why we’ve found the best venues for you, to make your venue hire easy. From the latest celebrity hot spots to Michelin starred restaurants; eccentric eateries to Spaces with a story, HeadBox has got you covered.

So, whether you want an entire restaurant or perhaps a more intimate dining room, this collection of our favourite Christmas dining hotspots is as diverse as the City itself.

1. The Vault, The Boundary Project

the boundary project in london set up for christmas private dining event
The Vault at The Boundary Project is a fantastic venue to hire for your Christmas dining experience. Hidden under the bustling streets of Shoreditch at The Boundary Project, The Vault is the perfect spot for everything from a lavish and traditional Christmas dinner to an elegant standing drinks reception with festive canapes.

The Vault can seat 70 Guests and starts from just £50 per delegate so it’s perfect for taking the whole office out for a festive celebration.

2. Florence Hall, Riba

riba set up for a christmas private dining in London
From the underground of Shoreditch to the grandeur of Westminster, the next stop on our tour of the best Christmas dining venues in London is Florence Hall at RIBA.

RIBA offers award-winning venue hire at their landmark 1930s headquarters building on Portland Place, just a short walk from Oxford Circus and Regent’s Park. RIBA’s Florence Hall is the perfect Space for a large Christmas dining event with up to 300 Guests.

Designed as the building’s principal entertainment room, this highly versatile Space is accessed via the grand, triple-height staircase. This is a unique Art Deco event Space that is guaranteed to impress, with stunning mid-century architectural details such as floor-to-ceiling windows, unusual etched glass doors and carved stone walls.

The light-filled Space opens onto a leafy roof terrace, allowing guests to enjoy a tranquil urban oasis in the heart of London. Don’t worry, it is heated too so no need to worry about bracing the cold winter air.

3. The Private Dining Room, Mac and Wild

mac and wild restaurant in london set up for christmas private dining
The Private Dining Room at Mac and Wild transports you to a Highland Lodge setting and seats up to 22 for a traditional Christmas sit-down meal. Mac and Wild is situated in the heart of Devonshire Square, and its unique Christmas private dining room is available to book 6 days week for a Christmas lunch or dinner.

Mac and Wild is renowned for serving up the best of Scotland’s produce in true Highland spirit and style. The menu includes some of the UK’s best burgers, steaks, seafood, venison chateaubriand, ribeye, tomahawk, haggis mac and cheese, whisky sticky toffee pudding and over 200 whiskies! So for a traditionally Scottish menu this festive season, Mac and Wild is the best option for your event.

4. Hotbox London

hotbox london set up for christmas private dining
Hotbox London is an outstanding venue housed in a former street art gallery in Whitechapel. This Grade II listed building is now an award-winning BBQ restaurant which boasts dark industrial interiors and fun communal seating.

Hotbox London will create the perfect atmosphere for your Christmas dining event, with it’s reclaimed factory lighting, bespoke communal furniture and fantastic attention to detail, making this a memorable venue to hire for your Christmas event in East London.

HotBox serves some of the best-smoked meats in the capital and has a fantastic selection of craft beer, wines and cocktails – and with a maximum capacity of 80 Guests, you can get your whole team in the festive spirit.

5. The Clubhouse, Greenwich Yacht Club

the greenwich yacht club in london set up for private dining
For a truly unique London venue to hire for your upcoming Christmas private dining event, take a look around The Clubhouse at the Greenwich Yacht Club.

The Clubhouse Bar has to be seen to be believed. This venue comes with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the river, concertina doors at both ends and a surrounding balcony that boasts truly outstanding views.

Dine in true style whilst soaking in the fantastic views of landmarks such as the Millenium Dome, The Thames Barrier and The Emirates Cable Car.  In the evening the lights from the river provide a beautiful backdrop for your festive dining event.

Whether for clients, staff or friends, the ‘wow’ factor and the superb variety of catering on offer means that Guests will always leave with great memories from a unique setting.

6. Magpie

magpie london for Christmas private dining

Magpie is a modern British restaurant tucked away on Heddon Street, behind Regent Street. One of the best options for Christmas private dining for you and your team.

The Magpie menu is designed to be a more casual version of the weekly changing four-course set menu of our sister restaurant Pidgin, with three options per course on the monthly changing menu, as well as a selection of sensational bar snacks.

Their wine list also includes one of the largest arrays of wines on tap in London, as well as a small list of wines by the bottle, all from independent and independently minded producers; and then there’s the little black book of fine wines. Cocktails are potent and fun and include a Szechuan pepper oil negroni and a kombu-infused martini.

7. Beaufort House

The Private Dining Room at Beaufort House provides an intimate, stylish setting for any office Christmas Party.

The room has its own private bar, a 50-inch plasma screen, comfortable seating, natural daylight and blackout blinds, as well as having a dedicated team on hand that will ensure your celebration is a memorable one.

With Space for up to 100 Guests for a sit-down dinner, the private dining rooms are ideal for any occasion, no matter how big or how small.

8. The Bird In Hand

Located in a beautiful corner of Brook Green, The Bird In Hand has been transformed into one of the city’s most loved restaurants.

Offering a modern take on classic Italian and British dishes, the menu is exquisite. The private dining room is the venue’s centrepiece and provides the perfect Christmas private dining room for you and your Guests to enjoy.


The perfect place to kickstart the festive season. For more amazing options for this year’s Christmas party, be sure to check out our London Christmas Venues collection page. And if you are interested in any of the Spaces you see, you can message the venue directly via the HeadBox platform. All you need to do is click on the ‘Enquire Now’ button on the listing page and fill out your event details.