Join us for a traditional Christmas Day lunch in the relaxed atmosphere of our Vine Restaurant. You’re set for an unforgettable Christmas Day with a glass of champagne on arrival (or non-alcoholic cocktail) and of course plenty of hats, crackers and novelties.
Our Christmas Day lunch is served at 12pm and 3pm, take a look at our Christmas Day lunch menu below.
The Vine Restaurant is one of the oldest rooms in our 13th century hotel, with high ceilings and original oak beams.
It’s a very grand room which looks stunning over the festive season and is the perfect setting for a traditional Christmas Day lunch in beautiful Salisbury.
We also offer a vegan and gluten-free menu
Butternut squash soup, parsnip crisp and chive (cy)
Red mullet escabeche, courgettes, sweet & sour onions and sultanas (f,sp,g)
Smoked duck breast on granary toast, pancetta crisps, tomato chutney, apple syrup
Chestnut and shallot tatin, wild mushrooms and teriyaki reduction (n,cy,g,sp,s)
Hand carved turkey breast, roast potatoes, garlic pork and thyme stuffing, pigs in blankets, Chantenay carrots, honey roasted parsnips, creamed Brussels sprouts & gravy (g,e,d,cy,sp)
Slow roasted beef roulade with kimchi, leek and horseradish mash, red wine jus (sp,d,m)
Pan roasted seabass, tomato concasse, olive and chorizo soil, buttered savoy cabbage (f,sp,d,g)
Mushrooms and lentil wellington, mash potatoes, wild mushrooms sauce (e,g,d,sp)
Christmas pudding, brandy and vanilla pod sauce (g,d,e)
Homemade fruit of the forest strudel, vanilla pod sauce (g,e,d,sp)
Rich chocolate delice with raspberry sorbet (g,e,d,sp)
Selection of local and west country cheeses, fig chutney, celery quince jelly, oat cake (m,d,n,sp,cy,g)
Followed by mince pies
cy – Celery | g- Gluten/Wheat | cr – Crustaceans | e- Egg | f – Fish | l- Lupin | mk- Milk | d – Dairy | m- Molluscs | md – Mustard | n- Nuts | p – Peanuts | ss- Sesame Seeds | s – Soybeans | sp- Sulphur Dioxide
All of the options below are vegan and gluten-free
Winter vegetables soup, parsnips crisp
Stuffed portobello mushrooms with leek and courgettes, served with saffron sauce
Chickpeas and spinach curry with rice
Cauliflower steak, sweetcorn velouté, roasted peppers
Chocolate brownie with ice cream
Lemon tart with raspberry sorbet – allergen nuts (almonds)
Our stunning 800 year old hotel is one of the most popular venues for Christmas Day lunch in Salisbury thanks to our location right in the heart of the city.
After indulging in your Christmas Day feast, exploring Salisbury is a lovely way to spend time with your friends or loved ones.
We have limited parking at the hotel, however, we’re lucky to have both a short term and long term car park within a three minute walk.
We’re located right in the heart of Salisbury city centre, just a 10 minute walk from the train station.
Best Western The Red Lion Hotel
4 Milford Street, Salisbury,
Wiltshire, SP1 2AN