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Winchester Restaurants & Venues Christmas/New Year Opening Times 2014, Menus & Events

Rimjhim Indian restaurant logo.

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).

Christmas Menus & Party Offers
View/download the Christmas Party Info/Menus 2014 (pdf 296kb)

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

Rimjhim Winchester. Tel: (01962) 868352 |  Click to view the Rimjhim Review | Visit the Rimjhim 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 – please call Porterhouse for further info & bookings
View/download the Christmas Menu 2014 (pdf 155kb)

Open: Sunday to Thursday: 12–10.30pm   Friday & Saturday: 12–11.00pm   Closed Christmas Day

Tel: (01962) 810532 | Click to view the Porterhouse Review | 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 our A la Carte Menu (pdf 933kb), please call for further details/bookings.

Christmas/New Year Opening Times
Open throughout December | Closed: 26th, 28th December and 1st January

Chinese New Year Celebration Dates: February 19th, 22nd and 23rd. Tickets £38.88pp
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  | 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 Christmas Menu 2014 (pdf 564kb)

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

Elsabio.

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 Christmas Menu & Booking Form 2014 (pdf 460kb)


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

Tel: (01962) 820233  |  Click to view the El Sabio Feature  |  El Sabio Review  |  El Sabio Website

Sakura logo and pics.

Sakura Japanese Restaurant and Teppanyaki Bars, is located on Jewry Street, Winchester – close to Theatre Royal. This stylish, spacious and very beautiful restaurant is an ideal venue for Christmas/New Year Parties. The Christmas Menus offer 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 Christmas Eve Menu 2014 (pdf 596kb) | Sakura Christmas Menu 2014 (pdf 402kb)

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

Tel: (01962) 864178 | Sakura Website

Mr So Chinese Restaurant logo and pics.

Mr So Chinese Restaurant, Winchester, Hampshire, UK. This popular and well established venue serves a wide range of authentic Cantonese Dishes, such as Dim Sum, Crispy Duck, Spare Rib in Black Bean Sauce, Sweet & Sour Pork or Chicken, Crispy Chilli Beef, and Malaysian Dishes, such as Sambal Prawn or Chicken, Chicken & Potato Curry, Char Kuey Teo and Satay. Visit and enjoy an enchanting setting perfect for a romantic meal or group celebration any time of the day.


MENUS: Click for Mr So Restaurant Menu (pdf 432kb) Lunch Menu (pdf 577kb) Takeaway Menu (pdf 827kb)

Opening Times
Monday – Thursday  Lunch: 12.00pm – 2.30pm   Dinner: 5.30pm – 11.00pm
Friday & Saturday
  Lunch: 12.00pm – 2.30pm   Dinner: 5.30pm – 11.30pm
Sunday  Lunch: 12.00pm – 3.00pm   Dinner: 5.30pm – 10.30pm

Mr So Chinese Restaurant, Jewry Street, Winchester.   Tel: (01962) 861234

Fish Tale restaurant logo.

Fish Tale Bar & Grill, Eastgate Street, Winchester is a modern bar and restaurant overlooking King Alfred's statue. The staff offer a friendly welcome, and the menu; a wide range of ocean cuisine, steaks and vegetarian dishes catering to many tastes. This wonderful new restaurant offers a sophisticated setting in which to enjoy a romantic meal or group celebration over Christmas and the New Year.


Christmas & New Year Parties
Click for Fish Tale Christmas Menu (pdf 193kb)  |  Booking Form (pdf 367kb)

Christmas/New Year Opening Times – Please call for details

Tel: (01962) 840830 | Fish Tale Website  |  Fish Tale on  Twitter  |  Fish Tale on  Facebook

Froggies logo.

La Place Bistro & Froggies Bar Great Minster Street, Winchester, Hampshire – an exquisite 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 together with an extensive drinks range for you to enjoy in good company within a relaxed, very chic setting.

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

Click link to view the Christmas/New Year Menus 2014 (pdf 579kb)

Tel: (01962) 864004  |  La Place & Froggies Bar Feature  |  La Place & Froggies Bar 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.

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 | Loch Fyne Website

Class1 Dry Cleaners logo and pics.

Class 1 Dry Cleaners, Stoney Lane, Weeke, Winchester. Established 1994. Specialist dry cleaner for Ballgowns, Party Outfits, Dinner Jackets, Fine Silk, Three–Piece Suits, Fancy Dress and much more. 24/48 Hour and Alteration/Repair Services Available.


Open: Monday – Friday  8.00am – 5.30pm   Saturday   8.00am – 5.00pm

Class 1 Dry Cleaners, 67 Stoney Lane, Weeke, Winchester. Hampshire. UK
Tel: (01962) 861998 | Click to visit the Class 1 Website

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Sincere wishes for a great Christmas and prosperous 2015 are warmly sent to Winchester Restaurants Dining Guide visitors and advertisers.
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