The Best Restaurants for Christmas Dinner in Cornwall

December 13th, 2021

With twinkling lights, nostalgic carols and festive celebrations abound, there’s a lot to love about the Christmas period. This is a time characterised by family and togetherness – and nothing brings us together quite like a good meal!

For many, Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without turkey and all the trimmings. If you’re staying in Cornwall this year and are seeking a spot serving traditional Christmas meals, look no further.

From traditional turkey to delicious vegan options, you’ll find a seasonal sensation suitable for everyone at these great pubs and restaurants.

The Alverton, Truro

Indulge in the classic flavours of the season at this hotel restaurant, choosing options from their three-course menu or building your perfect Christmas feast.

An ideal location to kick back, relax and leave the cooking to the experts, you’ll be sure to leave full of festive cheer after enjoying spectacular Cornish cuisine.

County Arms, Truro

A classic country pub with a modern twist, the County Arms on the outskirts of Truro is the perfect place for families to spend the evening.

With peaceful countryside views and a tasty menu including a choice of three meats or a vegan roast option, this pub’s warm atmosphere is a wonderful place to enjoy the Christmas period.

Christmas-themed crockery on a table

Norway Inn, Truro

If you’re after a diverse and extensive menu, this is the one for you! A hearty mix of meat, fish and vegetarian options along with a range of desserts means there’s something for everyone here.

The historic pub sits in the village of Perranarworthal, between Truro and Falmouth. It’s full of cosy countryside charm, ideal for any yuletide gathering.

The Working Boat, Falmouth

Set alongside picturesque views of Falmouth Harbour, this pub makes a great spot for your festive lunch.

Enjoy a three-course meal with a menu full of Christmas classics, including turkey, all the trimmings and more.

Chain Locker, Falmouth

Another wonderful eatery in Falmouth, here you’ll find plenty of vegan and vegetarian options to ensure the whole family is catered for.

Relax by a cosy fire in this harbourside pub that dates back to the 16th century; revel in the history, fantastic food and perfect festive atmosphere.

Someone pouring wine to go with their Christmas dinner

The Cornish Food Box Company

If you’d rather spend Christmas Day in one of our self-catering Truro holiday cottages, why not settle in with a local food and produce delivery service?

The Cornish Food Box Company is a family-run business providing packages that include everything you need to cook a glorious festive feast for the whole family.

This is an ideal option for those who want convenience but also want to relax in the comfort of their luxury holiday home with a home-cooked meal on the big day!

When you celebrate Christmas in Cornwall, you’re sure to create some magical memories! If you’re on the lookout for more festive fun on your Cornish break, check out our blog on all the best Christmas markets to visit this year.

Christmas markets in Cornwall 2021