The festive season is a perfect time to celebrate with family and friends, and what could be better than a delicious outing to your favourite pub or restaurant. Here are 12 places where you’ll find Christmas on the menu ...

The Kilpeck Inn
From lunch with log fires to fine dining in the restaurant, celebrate the festive season in style at The Kilpeck Inn, where the Christmas menu will be available to group bookings from December 1 to 24. Two courses, £25; three courses, £30.
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Green Dragon Hotel, Hereford
Celebrate the festive season at the newly refurbished Green Dragon Hotel, where, they say, their delicious festive menu is “a feast of the finest winter delights.” Lunch: Monday to Saturday; dinner: Monday to Friday. From November 29 to December 23. Pre-orders required for tables over eight. Two courses, £22.50; three courses, £26.50. 272506

Stagg Inn, Titley
The award-winning pub - Herefordshire Dining Pub of the Year 2018 among many - offers a delicious Christmas party menu - if Christmas pudding doesn’t appeal, how about Chase Pink Grapefruit and Pomelo Gin sorbet with caramelised pineapple, mango and passionfruit? For groups of 6 to 30 people. Two courses, £22, three courses, £25. 01544 230221

The Bridge Inn
Michaelchurch Escley

Christmas Party Menu is available Tuesday to Friday lunch and dinner by reservation.
Guests will be greeted with a glass of warm toffee apple punch, before moving on to a menu that features the Bridge Inn’s own Hillybilly Gin-cured salmon as a starter. Puddings are all seasonally comforting - Christmas Spice Sponge pudding anyone? Two courses, £20, three courses, £25. 510646 

Cafe@All Saints, Hereford
December dinners have returned to the popular Cafe at All Saints. Fridays and Saturdays from November 29 until December 21. Start with celeriac and Stilton soup, move on to roast turkey or a cranberry, pistachio and wild mushroom nut roast before finishing off with sticky toffee pear pudding or lemon curd tart with raspberry coulis ... Your email confirmation will be your ticket. 

The Cider Barn, Pembridge
If you are looking for an atmospheric venue for your Christmas party with friends, family or work colleagues, The Cider Barn offers interesting festive menus to suit everyone. Choose from two menus - one at £25, the other at £35, (both feature Christmas pudding ice cream and fittingly, a glass of mulled cider on arrival!). Vegetarian menu available on request 388161

Glewstone Court
Roaring fires, twinkling lights and the warmest of welcomes ensure a memorable, traditional Christmas experience at Glewstone Court. Enjoy a festive three course lunch or dinner in Glewstone’s signature restaurant ‘Michael Fowler at Glewstone Court’. Or enjoy a Christmas Afternoon Tea, with a glass of mulled wine in front of a crackling log fire. Tuesday to Saturday throughout December. Two courses £24, three courses £30 770367

The Lough Pool, Sellack
A Christmas menu is available from Monday to Friday throughout December.
Start with Parsnip and apple soup, move on to roasted Squash and Brie Strudel on parsley veloute before diving into Raspberry Chambord brulee ... or, of course, go Roast turkey and Christmas pudding if you’re feeling totally traditional. Two courses, £23.95, three courses, £26.95 730888

Wilton Court, Ross-on-Wye
A festive menu will be served in the Mulberry Restaurant from December 1 to December 23, while treats at Christmas Afternoon tea will include turkey and cranberry sandwiches, cranberry scones, mini mince pies and Rudolph’s carrot cake.
Lunch,£26, dinner £33.50. Wilton Court will also be serving lunch on Christmas Day and a New Year’s Eve dinner. 562569

Riverside Inn, Aymestrey
If you are planning your office Christmas party or a family get-together, The Riverside has a festive party menu to please everyone, catering for parties from six to 40. And on Christmas Day the restaurant offers two sittings for lunch between 12 noon and 4pm, booking essential. Starters include Goats cheese mousse, walnuts and fennel, with turkey and all the trimmings heading the mains ... all topped off with coffee and mincemeat fudge. 708440

The Swan, Hay-on-Wye
The Swan’s festive lunch menu is served from December 2 to 23 from 12 noon to 3pm, with dinner available every evening on the same days, 6.30pm to 9.30pm. Dishes range from Atlantic prawn and crayfish tail cocktail and tarragon glazed turkey breast to a white chocolate creme brulée. 821188

Cottage of Content, Carey
Where better to enjoy a traditional festive meal than a traditional country pub in an idyllic setting? Available Wednesday to Saturday from December 4 to 21. Two courses, £23, three courses, £27. Minimum parties of six). 840242