Whether you’re looking for a festive retreat, a Christmas party stopover, a delicious feast for friends and colleagues or an intimate family get together, celebrate the festive season in cosy surroundings at The Killingworth Castle this year.

Our AA Rosette Christmas menu is packed with tempting dishes to get your mouth watering and the festive season off to the perfect start. If you fancy staying the night, make sure you check out our eight luxury rooms.

This menu is available from 1st December - 24th December 2019.

Two courses £26 per person

Three courses £34 per person

To book a table, please call 01993 811 401 or email reservations@thekillingworthcastle.com


Soup,* celeriac and apple, crusty bread (V)

Pigeon, seared breast, pickled onions*, bread sauce, chervil

Chicken,*liver parfait, chive butter, turnip relish, toasted brioche

Smoked Haddock, fishcake, curried sauce gribiche, watercress

Salad,*chicory, organic leaves, blue cheese, candied walnuts, orange(N)


Turkey, breast, chestnut stuffing, roast potatoes, brussel sprouts, root veg(N)

Venison,* suet pie, caramelized shallot, mashed potato, greens, venison jus

Cod, seared, Jerusalem artichoke, mash potato, celery, toasted hazelnuts(N)

Beetroot*, risotto, organic mixed beets, organic goats cheese

Pithivier, mixed nut, quinoa and vegetable, spiced parsnip, fondue leeks(v)


Christmas Pudding, orange, muscovado and brandy sauce

Pear,* mulled wine poached, kaffir lime, honey syrup

Chocolate, dark chocolate mousse, white chocolate, salted caramel ice cream

Cheese, selection of 3 cheese, biscuits, apple, chutney

Organic Ice Cream a choice of 3 flavor’s with a homemade cookie

Dishes marked * are organic and certified by the Soil Association

To ensure all of your dietary requirements are met, and to update you on any additions or changes to the menu, we recommend booking by telephone or email.


tel: 01993 811 401