Festive dining at Damson Dene Hotel

    Festive Lunches

    Throughout the festive season our head chef will be offering the best local and seasonal food. If a full on party night is not your thing, why not join us for a traditional Christmas lunch in the bar or restaurant, a favourite for daytime office parties. Our famous Sunday Christmas Carvery is another great way to celebrate with friends, family or work colleagues, so join us throughout December for some great food, fine wine and fantastic location.

    Christmas Day Lunch

    Christmas Day Lunch

    Take the stress out of your festive planning and book in for our six course festive feast. Reservations essential.

    • £65 per adult and teenagers
    • children (aged 4 - 12) - £32 per person
    • infants aged 3 and under - FREE of charge
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    CHRISTMAS LUNCH MENU

    Salmon Gravadlax
    Cucumber Radish, Capers, Dill Crème Fraiche

    Pressed Ham Hock Terrine
    Pea Puree, Heritage Beets

    Goats cheese Mousse
    Caramelised Pear and Walnut

    Cream of Celeriac and Apple Soup
    Artisan Breads

    *****

    Plum and Damson Sorbet

    *****

    Roasted Crown of Penrith Turkey
    With all the Festive Trimmings

    Roast Sirloin of Dry Salt Aged Beef
    Wild Mushroom and Thyme Jus, Sweet Potato Crisps

    Fillet of Seabass
    Sea Herbs, Fennel Butter Sauce, Crushed Lemon Potatoes

    Sautéed Gnocchi Wild Mushroom, Spinach and Parmesan
    Rocket, Sun Blushed Tomato Dressing

    *****

    Traditional Christmas Pudding
    With Rum Sauce, Apricot and Cranberry compote

    Rich Chocolate Tart
    Coffee Bean Sauce, Cappuccino ice Cream

    Amaretto Crème Brulee
    Almond shortbread

    Regional Cheese Selection
    With Savoury Biscuits, Grapes and Chutney

    ****

    Coffee & Mints

    NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION HOGMANAY DINNER

    NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION HOGMANAY DINNER

    Party in style this year and let 2019 in with a bang. The emphasis is on fine food, great company, entertainment and a good old knees up! Our Chef will prepare a banquet of local delights for your enjoyment, while you get ready for the big countdown to midnight.

    • adults and teenagers - £75 per person
    • children (aged 4 - 12) - £35pp
    • infants aged 3 and under - FREE of charge
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    NEW YEAR'S EVE MENU

    Seared Scallops
    Apple and Chorizo Jam

    Pressed Terrine of Duckling
    Pear and Walnut Salad

    French Onion Soup

    ****
    Tempura King Prawn
    Sweet Chilli Dip

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    Roast Fillet of Beef
    Wild Mushrooms. Shallots, Butternut Squash

    Pork Wellington
    Roast Garlic and Prune Jus, Roast Root Vegetables

    Fillet of Halibut
    Pea Puree, Salt Baked Celeriac, Goats cheese Beignets, Parsley Oil

    Twice Baked Blengdale Blue Soufflé
    Wilted Greens, chive Cream

    ****
    Chocolate Fondant

    Trio of Lemon
    Lemon Meringue, Drizzle Pudding, Iced Lemon Parfait

    Cranberry and Orange Pannacotta
    Stewed Plum Compote, Biscotti Biscuit

    Local Cheeses and Biscuits

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    Freshly Brewed Coffee and After Dinner Mints

    Lake District Christmas Party Nights

    COME AND PARTY AT THE NEWBY BRIDGE HOTEL

    The excitement begins at the end of November when our programme of party nights kicks off the countdown to Christmas. Whether you’re looking for a residential party package or just a great local party night, Newby Bridge Hotel will deliver a fun filled night to remember.

    Our chefs have been busy preparing the best local and seasonal food for the table and there are fine wines and great tasting local beers at the bar. Our resident DJ’s will be playing our favourite Christmas dance floor fillers, so whether you’re celebrating with friends, family or work colleagues festive cheer is guaranteed. We still have dates available in December and into January. Book from £24.95 per person. We've got a great range of nights to choose from plus with menus designed by our head chef, we're sure to tantalise those taste buds.

    £27.95 per person

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    FESTIVE FIZZ PARTY MENU

    Homemade soup of the Day
    Artisan Breads, Butter

    Pressed Ham Hock Terrine
    Pea Puree, Heritage Beets

    Hot Smoked Salmon and Crayfish Cocktail
    Baby Gem, Black Bread

    Chickpea and Bean Falafel
    Rocket Salad, Tomato and Coriander Chutney

    *****

    Roasted Crown of Penrith Turkey
    With all the Festive Trimmings

    Ballantine Lamb Shoulder
    Garlic and Rosemary Potatoes, Pea, Beetroot Parsley Jus

    Pan Fried Supreme of Cod
    Butter Mash, Parsley Crayfish Sauce

    Sautéed Gnocchi Wild Mushroom, Spinach and Parmesan
    Rocket parmesan

    *****

    Traditional Christmas Pudding
    With Rum Sauce, Apricot and Cranberry compote

    Raspberry Cheesecake
    Lemon Curd Ice Cream

    Amaretto Crème Brulee
    Toasted Almond Biscuit

    ****

    Coffee & Homemade Mince pies

    Lake District Christmas Breaks

    3 Night Christmas Breaks

    • Our festive 3 night Christmas break costs just £450 per adult;
    • £150 per child (aged 3-15)
    • Children under 3 years stay free of charge and will be charged for meals as taken.

    This price includes accommodation, breakfast, evening meals and all entertainment and is based on two adults sharing.

    Please ask about room upgrades.

    To make your reservation or for more information please call reception on 015395 31222

    BREAK DETAILS

    CHRISTMAS EVE
    A warm welcome awaits at the Newby Bridge Hotel. Check in and make yourself at home, then join us by the fire for tea, coffee and mince pies to ease you into your Christmas break. Take part in our fantastic Murder Mystery event before enjoying a glass of mulled wine before dinner to get us into the festive spirit. A three course candlelit meal is served in our restaurant this evening after which you can relax and enjoy the magical atmosphere. Traditional parlour games are available in the lounge. Our local church will welcome visitors for midnight mass.

    CHRISTMAS DAY
    Christmas Day begins with a glass of bucks fizz and a traditional Cumbrian breakfast buffet. The morning is yours to enjoy with a local walk or church service before sitting down to a five course Christmas lunch to remember. Throughout the remainder of the day you can relax in the hotel, take a swim, watch the Queen’s speech, or doze in the comfort of your room. Later you can help yourself to as much or as little as you can manage from our decorative buffet supper.

     

    Christmas Day Lunch Menu

    £65.00 per Adult. £32.00 for children

     

    Salmon Gravadlax 
    Cucumber Radish, Capers, Dill Crème Fraiche 

    Pressed Ham Hock Terrine
    Pea Puree, Heritage Beets

    Goats cheese Mousse
    Caramelised Pear and Walnut

    Cream of Celeriac and Apple Soup
    Artisan Breads

    *****

    Plum and Damson Sorbet

    *****

    Roasted Crown of Penrith Turkey
    With all the Festive Trimmings

    Roast Sirloin of Dry Salt Aged Beef
    Wild Mushroom and Thyme Jus, Sweet Potato Crisps

    Fillet of Seabass
    Sea Herbs, Fennel Butter Sauce, Crushed Lemon Potatoes

    Sautéed Gnocchi Wild Mushroom, Spinach and Parmesan
    Rocket, Sun Blushed Tomato Dressing

    *****

    Traditional Christmas Pudding
    With Rum Sauce, Apricot and Cranberry compote

    Rich Chocolate Tart
    Coffee Bean Sauce, Cappuccino ice Cream

    Amaretto Crème Brulee
    Almond shortbread

    Regional Cheese Selection
    With Savoury Biscuits, Grapes and Chutney

    ****

    Coffee & Mints

     

    BOXING DAY
    After breakfast you are free to explore the Lake District and our staff are on hand to recommend the highlights of the local area. If you would like to take a cruise on Lake Windermere we'd be delighted to supply complimentary tickets. Whether you’re walking, driving out or maybe even sledging, you can enjoy your beautiful surroundings, get some fresh air and build up an appetite for your four course Table d’hote dinner. After dinner join us in the lounge where there will be fun and games to keep the party spirit going.

    THURSDAY 27TH DECEMBER
    Breakfast is served until 10.00am. If you are leaving us we wish you a fond farewell, or if you’d like to arrive early or linger longer, why not stay on at our preferred rates - only £55 per adult which includes breakfast and an evening meal.

    Lake District Twixmas Breaks

    Twixmas Breaks

    We offer some amazing rates for this relaxed few days in between Christmas and New Year. So why not make the most of it and enjoy a short break away from it all. Our offer includes full English breakfast and a 3 course evening meal each day, cream tea on arrival and a complimentary Lake Cruise to enjoy during your stay.

    Quaint nearby villages offer tea rooms, cosy pubs and lovely shops to explore or, head for the hills and blow away the cobwebs in the fresh Lakeland air.

    Our Reception team will be happy to recommend the best local outings.

    Choose 2 nights between:

    • Thursday 27th - Saturday 29th December
    • £165 per adult (based on 2 people sharing a standard room)

    Includes accommodation, full English breakfast and 3-course evening meal each day, cream tea on arrival and complimentary Lake Cruise to enjoy during your stay.

    Room upgrades are available.

    To make your reservation or for more information please call reception on 015395 31222

    Lake District New Year Breaks

    2 or 3 Night New Year Breaks

    • Our festive 3 night New Year break costs just £450 per adult;
    • £150 per child (aged 3-15)
    • Children under 3 years stay free of charge and will be charged for meals as taken.

    This price includes accommodation, breakfast, evening meals and all entertainment and is based on two adults sharing.

    Please ask about room upgrades.

    To make your reservation or for more information please call reception on 015395 31222

    BREAK DETAILS

    SUNDAY 30TH DECEMBER
    After your journey get yourselves settled then join us for a warm welcome by the fire with tea, coffee and cakes and the chance to meet staff and fellow guests. Take your time to enjoy the facilities and make yourself at home. Tonight enjoy a three course candlelit meal in the restaurant and a relaxing evening before the big celebrations tomorrow.

    NEW YEAR'S EVE
    Set yourself up for a day to remember with a full English buffet breakfast then the day is yours to enjoy as you choose. Relax in our pool, browse the shops in one of the quaint nearby villages, take a walk in the stunning winter scenery or enjoy a complimentary Lakes Cruise. Don’t forget to leave enough time to get ready to party the night away! Join fellow guests in the bar then see in the New Year in style with our 6-course celebration dinner, followed by a night of dancing with our Resident DJ.

    NEW YEAR’S EVE MENU

    Chicken and Ham Hock Terrine
    Sweet pea Puree, Sun Blushed tomato’s

    Local Cartmel Valley Smoked Salmon
    Heritage Beets, Horseradish

    Sweet Potato and Butternut Squash Soup
    Cardamom Cream
    ****
    Tempura King Prawn
    Sweet Chilli Dip

    Slow Roasted Pressed Pork Belly

    Teriyaki, Oriental Salad

    ****
    Fillet of Beef
    Fondant Potato, Braised Shallot, Parsnip Puree, Port Wine Jus

    Pan Fried Breast of Duck
    Carrot and Orange Puree, Plum and Cinnamon Jus

    Pan Seared Hake
    Saffron Crushed Potatoes, Watercress Dill Cream l

    Wild Mushroom, Chestnut and Sage Risotto
    parmesan Cracker

    ****
    Chocolate Delice
    Coffee Bean Sauce, Cappuccino ice Cream

    Trio of Lemon
    Torched Italian Meringue, Lemon Curd Shortbread, Sticky Lemon Sponge, Lemon Sorbet

    Mandarin and Cranberry Cheesecake
    Apricot Puree, Orange Sorbet

    Trio of Regional cheeses

    Biscuits and chutney

    ****
    Freshly Brewed Coffee and petit Fours

    ****
    Non-residents - £75.00pp (£35 Under 12 yrs)

     

    NEW YEARS DAY
    Today can be spent at your leisure, whether you want to enjoy a long lie in in the comfort of your room or enjoy our leisure facilities, or to venture out and enjoy the Lakes is entirely up to you. A hearty English buffet breakfast will be served to set you up for the day and if you're venturing out, we'll set you on your way with a picnic lunch to enjoy on a scenic stroll. If you would like to take a leisurely cruise on Lake Windermere we'd be delighted to give you complimentary tickets. Later in the day we'll have a three course evening meal which will be served in our restaurant.

    WEDNESDAY 2ND JANUARY
    Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before we wish you a fond farewell, or if you’d like a longer break extend your stay with an extra night on Bed and Breakfast basis free of charge.