Christmas is creeping up on us with less than a month to go until the big day.

It is the time of year where everyone is celebrating with dinners and drinks but it can be not easy to get a booking in Watford.

We have rounded up some of the places across Watford which are still taking bookings for festive meals, with a variety of budgets.

Toby Carvery 

Located in Aldenham, this chain has a few spots left for Christmas Day.

It is offering three courses, including its well-known carvery. 

You can book on the website or call the Watford branch directly on 01923 225826.

Watford Observer: The Florist has a Christmas menu and range of drinks.The Florist has a Christmas menu and range of drinks. (Image: Nicholou)


This well-loved restaurant is offering a three-course menu as well as places for dinner on Christmas Day.

It is available at both the Croxley Green and Garston.

According to the restaurant’s app, there are also festive specials on offer, including a Christmas-themed burger.

You can go to the website for more information, including the “Festive Breakfast with Santa” which the chain offers.

Watford Observer: You can book on the Harvester website. You can book on the Harvester website. (Image: Cottonbrostudios)

Miller and Carter 

There are a few spaces left for the Christmas Day meal at the steakhouse in Rickmansworth. 

It includes multiple courses and prices start at £94.95. 

It will be serving festive items along with steak and fish. 

The Southern Cross

Located on Langley Road, the pub is offering a festive menu, with prices starting at £5.49.

The Christmas Day meal still has a few spaces left and requires a £10 deposit. 

The seasonal dishes are available until New Year's Day and are a good option for those trying to keep to a budget this Christmas.

It also offers a group festive booking which includes a two or three-course meal for groups over ten people and includes a bottle of prosecco.

To enquire about festive meals, check the Greene King website or call the establishment directly.

The Grove

To completely splash out, The Grove hotel is offering a luxury Christmas stay. 

It includes Christmas Day breakfast and dinner as well as access to the pool and amenities. 

The prices start at £2,140 for two adults.