Christmas at the Duke

Christmas is a time to treat yourself and spend treasured moments with friends and family. And there’s nowhere better to do that than right here at the Duke. As one of Plymouth’s most magical settings, this is the perfect place to celebrate the season in style.

With our fantastic Christmas menu options, you can treat yourself to a true fine dining experience. Our talented AA-Rosette-winning kitchen are presenting a mix of festive favourites and delicious alternative dishes – all beautifully presented and exquisitely flavoured.

Plus, our legendary party nights allow you to keep the festive fun going into the night. With a disco, plenty of sparkle and a sensational venue, the Duke has all the ingredients for a memorable Christmas evening out.


Our schedule of Christmas events offers something for everyone. You can sit down to our mouth-watering multi-course Christmas meals – with luncheons and dinners available. Or you might prefer our hot buffet, with its selection of tempting classics. Our festive meal and party dates run from late November right up until 23rd December – with very special packages laid on for Christmas Day and New Years Eve. Take a look and book the event that best suits you.

Artwork specially commissioned for the Duke of Cornwall Hotel. Copyright © Charlotte Atkinson.

Christmas Dinner and Disco

Treat yourself to a wonderful evening of fine food and festive fun. Enjoy a four-course meal, choosing from traditional Christmas dishes and other delicious options. Then party into the night with music from our DJ. Available from Friday 24th November to Friday 22nd December. Arrive at 7.00pm for dinner served at 8.00pm. Carriages at 1.00am.

Christmas Day Luncheon

Make this a Christmas Day to remember! Get that festive feeling with a glass of complimentary mulled wine by a roaring log fire in our cosy lounge. Then savour a sensational six-course lunch that includes familiar Christmas dishes and indulgent luxuries. And for an extra treat, there’s quality live entertainment. Lunch is served between 12.30pm and 1.30pm. Early booking is recommended.

Festive Lunches

A delicious fine dining four-course festive lunch. Choose from classic Christmas dishes and beautiful alternative options. Served daily from Friday 24th November to Friday 22nd December, between 12.30pm and 1.30pm.

New Years Eve

Bring in the New Year in style with our tempting package of fantastic food and electrifying entertainment. A seven course fine dining menu is followed by live jazz and a brilliant singer, with a DJ taking the party through to midnight. Celebrate with a welcome aperitif and a glass of Prosecco at midnight. Arrive at 7.00pm to be seated for dinner at 7.30pm. Carriages at 1.30am. Early booking is recommended.

Christmas Buffet

Fun festive evenings in the run up to Christmas. Enjoy our tasty range of classic hot dishes and party into the night with our disco. Available on request from Sunday 26th November to Thursday 21st December, 7.30pm to 1.00am. Please contact our events team on 01752 275860 for more information.

Give yourself an early present

Book your event now for a Christmas to remember

Fancy Staying Over?

When you book one of our Christmas parties, you also get special rates on accommodation. So why not round off a great evening with a comfortable stay in a luxury bedroom, with a delicious cooked breakfast to enjoy in the morning.

Room Rates

£95.00 Superior Double/Twin
£85.00 Double/Twin
£70.00 Single
(Prices are per room and include a full English breakfast and VAT)

To book your accommodation, call our reservations team on 01752 257855 or email

Book Now or Enquire

To secure your date for any of our Christmas meals or party nights – or to request more information – please click below to access our booking enquiry form. Or you can give our events team a call on 01752 275860.

Artwork specially commissioned for the Duke of Cornwall Hotel. Copyright © Charlotte Atkinson.