19th November 2019
Whether you’re celebrating with family, office pals or a loved one we’ve got a whole range of tasty festive treats. From stylish dining at Harvey Nichols to an indulgent afternoon tea at Malmaison, Christmas at Mailbox never tasted so good!
A ROMANTIC CHRISTMAS FOR TWO
Take your seat in the elegant Harvey Nichols Brasserie and enjoy a traditional turkey ballotine served with stuffing and pigs in blankets followed by a classic handmade Christmas pudding. Or dine on Head Chef Stewart Mackie’s festive creations including mandarin and sesame seed duck terrine with beetroot and black garlic purée; Spinach and ricotta ravioli, mushroom and onion crumb, and toffee apple sponge with cinnamon ice cream.
Three courses cost £33 per person, available Tuesday December 24, Monday 12pm-7pm and Tuesday to Sunday 12pm-10pm. To book email [email protected] or call the Brasserie on 0121 616 6028.
FESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA WITH FRIENDS
Tuck into a temptingly tasty afternoon tea at Chez Mal at Malmasion featuring a range of classics, spruced up with a bit of festive sparkle. Available from Wednesday November 20 until Monday December 30 the menu includes smoked chicken and cranberry wrap, Asian salmon and pickled cucumber on dark rye as well as cherry and vanilla Battenberg, mince pie tart, tiramisu with amaretto and panettone, and chocolate roulade, and a choice of teas and coffees (vegetarian and gluten free options available).
The price is £24.95 including a glass of Prosecco or £27.50 per person for a Champagne or cocktail Afternoon Tea . For more details visit https://www.malmaison.com/locations/birmingham/afternoon-tea/
THE CHRISTMAS BRUNCH
Kick-start the festive season with a Christmas bottomless brunch available at Aluna throughout December. There’s a range of traditional classics – including options for vegetarians – as well as modern dishes, such as edamame and kale pancakes, club sandwich, waffles and eggs Florentine. Diners can choose one main and one dessert as well as Prosecco or cocktails.
The Christmas Bottomless Brunch is available from 12:30pm-3pm and costs £29.95 for Prosecco and £42.50 for cocktails for a two-hour slot. Full details and booking at https://www.aluna.uk.com/christmas-brunch/
FESTIVE DINING WITH FRENCH FLAIR
Enjoy menus of French classics, full of festive flavours at Côte Brasserie. Three courses start from £29.95 and you can tuck into great-tasting dishes including rabbit and pork terrine, breaded calamari, bacon-wrapped chicken supreme, duck confit a la orange, tarte aux Mirabelles and classic crème brûlée. There’s also a drinks package available priced at £17 per person with a choice of wine, tea and coffee.
THE OFFICE PARTY … MEDITERRANEAN STYLE
The weather outside might be frightful but you can still celebrate the warmth of the Med with your work pals at Bar Estilo. There are two tapas menus (minimum of eight people sharing) and one three course set menu to choose from, with prices starting from £19.95 per person. What’s more, plan a lunchtime festive shindig (Monday-Thursday, 12pm-4pm) and get 25% off the set Christmas menu. And if you are the party organiser you’ll receive a voucher to treat yourself in the New Year (T&Cs apply).
For full menu information visit the Bar Estilo website or call 0121 643 3443 to book.
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