Dreaming of a halal Christmas?

Well gather round diners and listen clear: Christmas comes but once a year and we’re here with some halal holiday cheer.

For many British muslims, Christmas is a time to get together with friends and family over a delicious meal and increasingly, people are looking for halal equivalents of traditional Christmas fare from halal Turkey to mince pies. It is of course also the busiest dining period of the year and I’m sure your social calendars are likely to fill up pretty quickly. So you’ll be excited to know that this year there’s a whole host of restaurants serving up halal options in festive spirit. Whether you’re out with some friends, families or colleagues, The Halal Dining Club presents you a platter with the best halal Christmas menus in London. From traditional British menus to unconventional choices, we bring you the season’s best that our diverse capital has to offer.

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One more thing: Unless stated, all restaurants listed are hosting Christmas dinners until 24th December. Bookings require at least 48 hours notice.

1. HS&Co

HS & CO BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

If you’re after a Christmas dinner but turkey isn’t your thing, HS&Co have a fantastic festive menu. Featuring a pre-starter, starter, main course, sides, dessert, coffee or tea, you’re guaranteed to leave more stuffed than a Christmas turkey. The festive menu is running all the way up until 31st December and as a little Christmas gift from us, you can even get cash back on your meal and some amazing promotions if you dine through our app with the new Halal Dining Club loyalty programme!

Address: 405 High St, London E15 4QZ

Nearest Station: Stratford (Central & Jubilee Line)

Halal Status: Halal Certified, No Alcohol Served

 

2. Bintang

Bintang TOP 12 HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

It is well-known that ‘naughty and nice is better with rice.’ At least that’s what they say at Bintang! With prices starting from £25 per head and meals being planned a year in advance, this is one of the most popular Christmas dinners in London so get booking! Try a three-course Pan-Asian inspired Christmas menu with exciting options like the Filipino Fried Quail with rosemary & wild mushroom gravy with roasted garlic miso mash as pictured above. A halal Christmas has never looked so appetising! Make sure you provide your pre-order 10 days before your booking. See the menu here.

Address: 93 Kentish Town Rd, London NW1 8NY

Nearest Station: Chalk Farm (Northern Line)

Halal Status: Halal Kitchen, Gluten-Free option, Vegetarian Friendly, No Alcohol Served.

 

3. Guanabana

Guanabana Camden BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

Jerk up your Christmas celebrations at our favourite Caribbean kitchen, Guanabana. Highlights include jerk aged steak, jerk chicken, and for our vegetarian friends Mama Lolita switches things up with her festive vegetable dish. See the menu here.

Address: 85 Kentish Town Rd, London NW1 8NY

Nearest Station: Camden Town (Northern Line)

Halal Status: Halal Certified, No Alcohol Served.

 

4. Tabun Kitchen

Tabun Kitchen TOP 12 HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS LONDON

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Go for a fresh and refreshing Palestinian inpsired Christmas menu, straight from the tabun of Palestine in Tabun’s Kitchen. Whilst you won’t see cranberry sauce or Turkey, this is possibly the authentic Christmas menu right from Bethlehem. This Soho restaurant has some real gems this festive season. Why not go for the Tahini Grilled Aubergine pictured above, served warm over organic maftoul? See the Christmas menu here.

Address: 77 Berwick St, Soho, London W1F 8TH

Nearest Station: Oxford Circus (Central, Bakerloo & Victoria)

Halal Status: Halal Kitchen, Alcohol Served

 

5. Yumn Brasserie

Yumn Brasserie 12 BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS

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If you’re looking for a modern interpretation of a traditional halal Christmas, look no further than Yumn Brasserie. Well maybe for those of us who don’t live near Croydon that’s a bit far but we’re up for the journey if it means getting a piece of that juicy roast turkey with apple and orange sauce . Prices start from £26.95 per person. Take a better look at the menu here.

Address: 69-71 Southend Street, Croydon CR0 1BF

Nearest Station: South Croydon (Overground)

Halal Status: Halal Friendly, alcohol served.

 

6. Skew’d Kitchen

Skew'd Kitchen BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

Skew’d Christmas diners choice is a prime feast of all their contemporary spin on classic dishes, like the Christmas corn-fed chicken pictured above. Browse the menu here.

Address: 12 Cockfosters Parade, Barnet EN4 0BX

Nearest Station: Cockfosters

Halal Status: Halal Kitchen, Alcohol Served.

 

7. Dominique Ansel Bakery

Dominique Ansel Bakery BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

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Okay it’s not a restaurant per se, but this season is not complete without a little Christmas cheer courtesy of the Dominique Ansel Bakery. Pop in and grab some morning cereal for yourself. Browse the festive menu here.

Address: 17-21 Elizabeth St, Belgravia, London, SW1W 9RP

Nearest Station: Sloane Square

Halal Status: Halal Friendly, Alcohol Served

 

8. Darjeeling Express

Darjeeling Express BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

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For some, fish fillet may be as far removed from a Christmas meal as it gets, but Christmas in the Bengal region is a different fare, since its fish season in November and December and this is what Asma Khan pays homage to in Darjeeling Express’ festive tasting menu. This supper club style festive tasting menu is ideal for a group of six or more, featuring delicious options like the chicken korma above. Browse the menu in full here.

Address: Kingly Court, Carnaby Street, Carnaby, London W1B 5PW

Nearest Station: Oxford Circus (Central, Bakerloo & Victoria line)

Halal Status: Halal Kitchen, Alcohol Served.

Price per person: £45

 

9. Kitchin N1

Kitchin N1 BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

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Perhaps a buffet is not your idea of a typical Christms dinner but if you’re really looking to indulge in a right feast, right now, Kitchin N1’s buffet has been given a spectacular Christmas makeover, complete with halal Turkey! Expect Pan-Asian specialties as well as Christmas classics, all freshly made and using the freshest ingredients. To top it off, they even have a dessert menu complete with a chocolate fountain and prices start from just £11.99 for the lunch buffet! Browse the menu here.

Address: 8 Caledonia St, Kings Cross, London N1 9DZ

Nearest Station: King’s Cross (Northern & Victoria Line)

Halal Status: Halal Friendly, Alcohol Served

 

10. The Grill at The Dorchester

The Grill at The Dorechester BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS IN LONDON

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For those wishing to make their Christmas a memorable and extravagant event, the opulent and timeless Grill restaurant at The Dorchester hotel has a very special Christmas menu for diners exclusively on Christmas Eve and Christmas day. Highlights include traditional turkey breast and chestnut and cherry yule log. Booking is required 48 hours in advance – make sure to request halal meat at the time of your booking! Browse the menu in full here.

Address: 53 Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1QA

Nearest Station: Green Park (Jubilee, Piccadilly & Victoria line)

Halal Status: Request halal meat upon booking, Alcohol Served

 

11. Kazan

 

Kazan Restaurant Halal Christmas in London

Kickstart your Christmas celebrations at Kazan where Ottoman opulence is the order of the season! Choose from the Kazan Feast, Kazan Banquet or the Ottoman Feast . Prices start from £27.50 per person. £10 deposit per person. Browse the menu here.

Address: 77 Wilton Rd, Pimlico, London SW1V 1DE

Nearest Station: Pimlico

Halal Status: Halal Kitchen, Alcohol served

 

12. The Great Chase

The Great Chase BEST HALAL CHRISTMAS DINNERS LONDON

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Finally, The Great Chase for a halal Christmas ends here at London’s latest and finest halal British dining establishment. With fresh ingredients all sourced ethically, you can go for a guilt-free meal! Please note, for groups over 12 menu will be served sharing style. Jut look at that crumbly matcha cake above in all its halal Christmas-y glory! See the menu in full here.

Address: 316 St John St, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 4NT

Nearest Station: Angel (Northern line)

Halal Status:  Halal Kitchen, No Alcohol Served

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