Christmas Press Release

ETM Group


Celebrate A Very London Christmas with ETM Group

July 17th 2023, LONDON: As thoughts of the festive season begin, London hospitality experts, ETM Group unveil its sparkling Christmas plans in the heart of the capital.

Home to a ‘Very London Christmas’, ETM will whisk Londoners and visitors away into the magical season, across its collection of beautiful restaurants and bars, so everyone can celebrate our incredible city at the most wonderful time of year.

From dazzling rooftops that show off the best of London’s views, to cosy pubs that honour British produce and suppliers, ETM’s portfolio of restaurants and bars is sure to satisfy all Christmas party wishes. Collectively, the venues offer something for everyone including indulgent dining, cosy pub evenings with roaring fires, stunning rooftop settings with incredible London views and incredible rooftop igloos inspired by Nordic Nights. All partnered with delicious festive feasts, classic drinks and memories to cherish all season long - perfect if you are looking for a place to host a cocktail and canapé receptions, or a full venue hire and late night party.

If you’re looking for some luxury this Christmas, city rooftop destinations Wagtail Restaurant and Bar and Aviary Rooftop Terrace and Restaurant are the perfect spot for a work party, an intimate festive dinner with friends and family, or rooftop drinks with impeccable 360-degree views. Guests can take an exclusive birds-eye view of  London’s iconic skyline that overlooks The Shard, Tower Bridge, London Bridge, The Walkie Talkie building and more.

Christmas party menus across both Wagtail and Aviary’s restaurants include canapes such as ‘Breaded Brie and Cranberry Relish’ and a ‘Roast Beef and Horseradish Cream Crostini, and larger bites such as ‘Baked Cod with Chorizo and Corn; alongside classic cocktails and fine wines to complement. The dinner menu features ‘Pressed Barbary Duck Terrine, Smoked Duck Breast, Cranberry Relish, Sourdough Crisps’ followed by mains featuring a Traditional Turkey Dinner as well as twists such as ‘Slow Cooked Welsh Lamb Shoulder with Creamed Mashed Potatoes, Braised Red Cabbage and Minted Lamb Jus’ and ‘Roast Celeriac with Wild Mushrooms, Cavolo Nero and a Chestnut Sauce’. All of which can be finished off with indulgent delights such as ‘Traditional Christmas Pudding with Cognac & Orange Butter, Brandy Custard’, Mince Pies and more.

For a quintessentially British Christmas with fresh local produce, The Jugged Hare is your answer. Curated to perfection by Head Chef Rafael Liuth, The Jugged Hare will serve up classic dishes with a twist such as ‘Kiln Roast Scottish Salmon, Cucumber, Crème Fraîche, Dill, Soda Bread’, ‘Wild Suffolk Red Deer Haunch, Venison’, ‘Shepherd’sCroquette, Spiced Red Cabbage, Celeriac, Sprout Tops, Game Jus’, and for the veggies, ‘Chestnut, Quinoa & Root Vegetable Bake, Roast Potatoes, Sprout Tops, Carrots, Gravy’ as well as Traditional Turkey of course. And because nothing beats a proper pub pudding, the menu includes ‘Sticky Toffee Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce and Vanilla Ice Cream’, ‘Chocolate Ganache Tart, Cherries, Maraschino Sauce’, cheese boards and more. There is also an extensive Christmas party menu featuring The Jugged Hare’s classic bites such as ‘Black Pudding Croquettes with HP Sauce’ and ‘Leek & Wild Mushroom Tart with Truffle Oil’.

For a more laid back Christmas get together, the ETM sports bar collection will be bringing festive spirit to their much loved London venues. With a buzzing atmosphere and a homely feel, the nine bars across London are great for a festive meal throughout the Christmas period or a party that will have everyone in top spirits. From North to South and East to West, there’s an ETM sports bar in every corner of the capital and they will all be offering family favourites such as their Signature Pizzas, Wings and Burgers with festive twists. Its Christmas party menu features bites such as ‘Pigs in Blankets with Honey and Mustard Sauce’, ‘Slow Cooked Beef Cornish Pasty’, ‘Buttermilk Fried Chicken with Crunchy Slaw and Sriracha Mayo’ and ‘Roast Squash and Quinoa with Spring Onion, Pomegranate, Feta’.

Fore more information on ETM’s other Christmas venues including Chiswell Street Dining, The Botanist Sloane Square, The Botanist Broadgate, and Burdock, or to get your Christmas booking in visit


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About ETM

ETM is a collection of eclectic award-winning venues, each one unique. They’re passionate about the heritage of their food, great drinks and the energy of their sports venues. But most of all, they go out of their way to create lasting memories for their guests.

The group’s portfolio includes eclectic venues across London including Aviary, Greenwood, The Botanist Broadgate Circle and Sloane Square, The Jugged Hare and The Hat and Tun.

For a full list of ETM venues, please visit or @ETMGroup


Royal London House London EC2A 1DX.

Panoramic views of London from the stunning rooftop and luxurious igloos.



68 King William Street, EC4N 7HR

Upscale locale with terraces & panoramic views of London.


The Botanist

Broadgate Circle, London EC2M 2QS

Sleek & vibrant restaurant in the heart of the City with a late-night cocktails.


The Botanist

No.7 Sloane Square, London SW1W 8EE

Effortlessly chic and elegant dining in the heart of Chelsea.


The Jugged Hare

49 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SA

Unique dining experience in London's leading game restaurant.


Chiswell Street Dining Rooms

56 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SA

Putting the "bar” in Barbican



Royal London House, London EC2A 1DX

Vibrant restaurant in the heart of the City with tank beers & shuffleboard.


The Hat and Tun

3 Hatton Wall, London EC1N 8HX

Traditional British pub serving seasonal food and premium lagers and ales.



25 Old Broad Street, London EC2N 1HN

Urban greenhouse style brasserie, with a sports lounge upstairs.



170 Victoria Street, London SW1E 5LB

High-energy, vibrant sports pub featuring giant HD screens and a shuffleboard lounge, moments away from Victoria station.



London Bridge Station, London SE1 9SP

A bustling, lively sports bar with state-of-the-art tech for best live sports viewing experience, right next to London Bridge station.



Ariel Way, London W12 7HB

Contemporary live sports bar featuring nine HD screens in Westfield Square.



1A Principal Place, Worship St,EC2A 2FA

Giant HD screens and fresh beer in the heart of Shoreditch.


Long Arm

20 - 26 Worship Street, London EC2A 2DX

Quirky original spot with in-house brewery and graffiti artwork.



30-32 Old Jewry EC2R 8DQ

Goldwood is a unique destination for sport viewing in the financial district.



To book a table at any of our restaurants, simply use our online form. To find out more about our venues, visit The Collection Page.
Looking for an events space, but not sure which venue would suit? Click here to submit a general event enquiry and a member of team will be in touch.



To book a table at any of our restaurants, simply use our online form. To find out more about our venues, visit The Collection Page.
Looking for an events space, but not sure which venue would suit? Click here to submit a general event enquiry and a member of team will be in touch.