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Rimjhim Contemporary Indian Cusine is located at 1–3 City Road, Winchester, Hampshire. This superb Indian restaurant offers a warm, friendly welcome and has become highly respected for its world–class, contemporary Indian cuisine. Rimjhim's stylish, spacious restaurant provides a range of beautiful surroundings in which to enjoy a romantic meal or group celebration. Alternatively, you can order–in from Rimjhim's extensive takeaway menu (pdf 638kb). For details of Xmas Party Booking Offers please see leaflet linked below.

Click for Rimjhim Christmas Party Info/Menus 2014 (pdf 296kb)

Christmas Parties – call (01962) 868352 or E–mail Rimjhim for information.

Christmas Opening Times
Open as usual throughout the holiday period.
Closed Christmas Day *Open Boxing Day*

Rimjhim Winchester – Click to view the Rimjhim Winchester Review | Rimjhim Winchester Website

Porterhouse logo.

Porterhouse Steakhouse, Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire is situated next to Theatre Royal. The restaurant offers the finest steaks alongside delicious fish and vegetarian choices. Each dish is freshly prepared in an open kitchen and served in elegant surroundings ideally suited to a romantic meal, group celebration or after-theatre treat.

Christmas Parties – call (01962) 810532 or E–mail Porterhouse for information.

Click for Christmas Menu 2014 (pdf 155kb)

Christmas/New Year Opening Times
Sunday to Thursday 12 – 10.30pm
Friday & Saturday 12 – 11pm
Closed Christmas Day

Click to view the Porterhouse Review  Click to visit the Porterhouse Website

Tanoshii logo and photos

Tanoshii Fusion Restaurant, 12 Upper High Street, Winchester, Hampshire – is an exquisite, intimate restaurant offering a warm and friendly welcome. Tanoshii serves a wonderful range of authentic Japanese Fusion cuisine to suit a wide range of tastes. Our recently refurbished restaurant offers a choice of settings in which to enjoy a romantic meal or group celebration, alternatively order in (delivery free) from our extensive Takeaway Menu (pdf 140kb).

Christmas Party Group Bookings
Menus tailored to suit party preferences from £25.00 pp
Your choice of dishes from our A la Carte Menu (pdf 933kb)

Please telephone Tanoshii for further details & bookings

Christmas/New Year Opening Times
*Open throughout December*
Closed: 25th – 27th December, 1st and 2nd January

Chinese New Year Celebrations – TBC
Enjoy a multi–course feast with live entertainment comprising Chinese Lion Dance & Table Magician – Booking Essential!

Tel: (01962) 820288 | Click to view the Tanoshii Fusion Review  | Click to visit the Tanoshii Fusion Website

No5 Bridge St logo.

No.5 Bridge Street is ideally situated in Winchester City centre (close to Chesil Street car park) and offers a spacious restaurant with Chef's open–plan kitchen/dining–room, a private dining/meeting room for 16, and 6 boutique en–suite guest rooms. The menu reflects seasonal changes with a strong British influence which comprises a superb selection of small plates, market plates and charcuterie items. The venue has been designed to suit all occasions so, whether its cocktails with friends, a family meal, company function or Christmas party; No.5 is the ideal destination!

You don't need to spend hours at home waiting for the turkey to cook to have a fabulous and traditional Christmas Lunch or Dinner. Let the team at No.5 remove the stress (and the washing up) of Christmas this year. We have a fantastic menu, including some firm favourites, waiting to be enjoyed in the run up to Christmas Day.

Click to view/download the No.5 Sample Christmas Menu (2013) (pdf 922kb)

Christmas/New Year Opening Times
Breakfast:  8.00am 11.00am
Monday to Thursday:  12 noon to 3.00pm   Evenings: 6.00pm to 10.00pm
Friday: 12 noon to 3.00pm   Evening: 6.00pm to 10.00pm
Saturday: 12 noon to 10.00pm   Sunday:  12 noon to 9.00pm

Tel: (01962) 863838 | Click to view the No.5 Bridge Street Feature  | No.5 Bridge Street Website


El Sabio Tapas Bar & Riverside Restaurant is located on Eastgate Street, Winchester, Hampshire. Viki and Attila offer a wide range of authentic Spanish Tapas for all tastes and an extensive drinks range to enjoy in lovely surroundings or the beautiful riverside garden.

Christmas Parties – Party menus contain starters and the most popular tapas dishes from our menu – we aim to meet all requirements and budgets. Click for Sample Christmas Menu (2013) (pdf 959kb)

Opening Times – Open as usual to December 24th. Closed 25th & 26th December and 1st to 8th January 2014.

Tel: (01962) 820233

Click to view the El Sabio Feature | El Sabio Review | El Sabio Website

Loch Fyne logo and pics.

Loch Fyne Seafood Restaurant, 18, Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire – is located in the Elizabethan built William Waller House, a 500 year old building full of character, oaken beams and a welcoming open log fire in the bar. This beautifully rustic restaurant is on two levels and offers a secluded external courtyard for dining el fresco.

Christmas Parties – We aim to meet a range of requirements and budgets, please call for details.

Party Bookings Offer TBC

Click link to view/download Sample Christmas/New Year Menus (2013) (pdf 190kb)

Christmas/New Year Opening Times
Open as usual throughout the holiday season.
Party Nights – enjoy dining, music and dancing.
Open Christmas Day & New Year's Eve

Tel: (01962) 872930 | Click to visit the Loch Fyne Website

Sakura logo and pics.

Sakura Japanese Restaurant & Teppanyaki Grill, is located on Jewry Street, Winchester – close to Theatre Royal. September 2012 saw its grand opening after complete refurbishment to create a stylish, spacious and very beautiful restaurant. The menu offers a superb selection of authentic Japanese cuisine, such as Sushi and Sashimi delicacies as well as Teppanyaki dishes (see video right hand bar).

Click to view/download the Sakura Sample Christmas Menu (2013) (pdf 128kb)

Christmas/New Year Opening Times
Afternoons: 12noon – 2.30pm  Evenings: 5pm – 10.30pm
Closed Christmas Day

For further information please call (01962) 864178 or click link to visit the Sakura website

Froggies logo.

La Place Bistro & Froggies Bar Great Minster Street, Winchester, Hampshire – an exquisite, recently extended/re–furbished bistro and bar overlooking the Cathedral and its grounds. Seb and Gael offer a friendly welcome and wide range of authentic French cuisine that will satisfy many tastes – as well as an extensive drinks range you can enjoy in good company and a relaxed, very chic setting.

Christmas Parties – We aim to meet a range of requirements and budgets.

Click link to view the Sample Christmas / New Year Menus (2012) (pdf 780kb)

Christmas Opening Times – please call (01962) 864004 for further details.

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