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REVEALED: Top 10 Cheapest Michelin star Christmas dinners in the UK

  • The cheapest Christmas dinner sits at just £95 from The Woodspeen
  • 3 UK Michelin star restaurants offer a Christmas day dinner under £101
  • Average cost in the UK for Michelin star Christmas dinner is £179


The top 10 cheapest places to get a Michelin Star Christmas dinner on 25th December in the UK have been revealed, according to new research from events company Eventopedia. 

Those thinking of splashing out on something special for the festive season this year will be delighted to know they can enjoy their Christmas dinner in a Michelin Star restaurant for as little as £95, the research shows.

There are 187 Michelin Star restaurants in the UK, of which 23 will specifically serve Christmas dinner on 25th December. The research was conducted by getting in touch with all 187 restaurants, browsing their menus and attempting to reserve dinner on 25th December 2019.

You can view the top 10 cheapest below, or alternatively you can view the full list and more information here.

Rank Restaurant Christmas Dinner price Location Number of Michelin stars
1 The Woodspeen £95 Newbury *
2 Angler £100 London *
3 Beach House £100 Swansea *
4 White Swan £110 Burnley *
5 The Star Inn £120 York *
6 Lympstone Manor £145 Exmouth *
7 Olive Tree £145 Bath *
8 The Tudor Room £145 Egham *
9 The Dining Room at Whatley Manor £150 Malmesbury **
10 Nut Tree £150 Oxfordshire *


Those wanting Christmas dinner at The Woodspeen can expect a traditional turkey with trimmings but starters of pressed rabbit terrine and confit salmon with smoked black garlic, celeriac and horseradish remoulade.

Other fancier Christmas day dishes include venison rossini (venison served over foie gras), salmon coulibiac (puff pastry filled with salmon, boiled eggs, rice or buckwheat, mushrooms and onions), fillet of turbot and exotic fruit raviole with coconut and kaffir lime.

On the other side of the spectrum, the most expensive Michelin Star restaurant to enjoy a festive meal this year is the one star Pétrus, with their Christmas dinner sitting at £325.

The cheapest 3 star Michelin restaurant is Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, with a dinner of £295. Those wanting a festive menu during December will be delighted to know that The Crown in Berkshire will be serving a festive meal throughout December for as little as £55, but are not open on Christmas Day itself.