Christmas at Thistle Brands Hatch

At Thistle Brands Hatch we certainly know how to host the best Christmas celebrations. From party nights, gala dinners, traditional Christmas lunches or New Year’s Eve parties – whichever you choose, we’ll make it the most memorable Christmas for you.

So if you’ve been nominated to organise your work’s Christmas-do, family get-together or your friends are looking to you to organise a treat, then look no further!

Be our guest with friendly staff experienced at organising events that are seamlessly smooth, beautifully presented and charged with a joyful atmosphere. And at every good party there’s got to be great food! At Thistle the food always matches the occasion and our chefs are passionate about serving consistently delicious, fresh food from a mouth-watering range of menus.

At Thistle Brands Hatch, an eventful and enjoyable Christmas and a very happy New Year is waiting for everyone!

Good honest seasonal food and drink

Raise your expectations because our winter menus are here to delight. Whether it’s a traditional Christmas party, lunch or a gala dinner, our chefs prepare every dish with the freshest ingredients sourced from the finest suppliers. And all our recipes include a large dash of culinary passion.

So enjoy the party season this Christmas and bon appétit!

Don’t book a taxi... book a room!

You’re having a great night so don’t let it end too soon, spend the night with us! With such great room rates and a hearty breakfast the following morning, let us look after you!

Packages Available

Las Vegas Theme Nights in Genevieve’s Restaurant

£45.00 per person

Friday 6th, 13th and 20th December
Saturday 7th, 14th and 21st December

Viva Las Vegas!! – Book your places early for this show stopping themed event. Casino tables, Vegas tribute act and disco all preceded with a fabulous 3 course meal. It’s going to be turkey and tinsel in a never to be forgotten Christmas celebration.

Starters

  • Roasted butternut squash and rosemary soup with drizzle oil (v).
  • Ham hock and leek terrine, herb salad, shallot dressing and toasted brioche.
  • Classic smoked salmon, potato and dill salad with a chive dressing.

Mains

  • Turkey paupiette with all its festive trimmings; sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.
  • Pan-fried salmon fillet, steamed new potatoes, jardinière of vegetables and tarragon cream sauce.
  • Ravioli porcini with slow cooked tomato and herb sauce, rocket and vegetarian-friendly Parmesan garnish (v).

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce.
  • Chocolate tart with Chantilly cream.
  • Raspberry cheesecake with a winter fruit compote.

What you need to know...

  • 3 course meal, tribute act and disco with crackers and novelties.
  • Bar opens at 7.00pm.
  • Dinner served at 8.00pm prompt.
  • Disco until 12.30am.
  • Event finishes at 12.30am.
  • No jeans or trainers at this event.

Terms and conditions apply.

Tribute Act Party Nights in the De Havilland Suite

£45.00 per person

29th November Michael Bublé and Robbie Williams

7th December Motown Sisters and Disco Divas

13th December The Ultimate Tribute Show – 9 Superstars from Cher to Elvis

14th December ABBA and Pop Divas

20th December Motown Sisters and Disco Divas

21st December Michael Bublé and Robbie Williams

Let us entertain you! These were early sell outs in 2012 and are back by very popular demand.

Starters

  • Roasted butternut squash and rosemary soup with drizzle oil (v).
  • Ham hock and leek terrine, herb salad, shallot dressing and toasted brioche.
  • Classic smoked salmon, potato and dill salad with a chive dressing.

Mains

  • Turkey paupiette with all its festive trimmings; sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.
  • Pan-fried salmon fillet, steamed new potatoes, jardinière of vegetables and tarragon cream sauce.
  • Ravioli porcini with slow cooked tomato and herb sauce, rocket and vegetarian-friendly Parmesan garnish (v).

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce. Chocolate tart with Chantilly cream.
  • Raspberry cheesecake with a winter fruit compote.

What you need to know...

  • 3 course meal, tribute act and disco with crackers and novelties.
  • Bar opens at 7.00pm.
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm prompt.
  • Disco until 1.00am.
  • Evening finishes at 1.00am.
  • No jeans or trainers at this event.

Terms and conditions apply.

Comedy Club Night in the De Havilland Suite

£45.00 per person

Friday 6th December

This date sold out last year and early bookings are seriously advised. You get 3 top comedians in association with The Comedy Club, a great 3 course meal, all topped off with a disco until 1.00am – serious fun guaranteed.

Starters

  • Roasted butternut squash and rosemary soup with drizzle oil (v).
  • Ham hock and leek terrine, herb salad, shallot dressing and toasted brioche.
  • Classic smoked salmon, potato and dill salad with a chive dressing.

Mains

  • Turkey paupiette with all its festive trimmings; sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.
  • Pan-fried salmon fillet, steamed new potatoes, jardinière of vegetables and tarragon cream sauce.
  • Ravioli porcini with slow cooked tomato and herb sauce, rocket and vegetarian-friendly Parmesan garnish (v).

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce.
  • Chocolate tart with Chantilly cream.
  • Raspberry cheesecake with a winter fruit compote.

What you need to know...

  • 3 course meal, comedy acts and disco with crackers and novelties.
  • Bar opens at 7.00pm.
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm prompt.
  • Entertainment until 1.00am.
  • Evening finishes at 1.00am.

Terms and conditions apply.

Christmas Party Nights in the De Havilland Suite

It’s Buy 1 Get 1 Free on the following dates:

Normally £45.00 per person
You pay £22.50 per person

Tuesday 17th, Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th December

2 for the price of 1 – You name it, you’ve got it; tickets half price for 3 days. It’s our Christmas present to you.

Starters

  • Roasted butternut squash and rosemary soup with drizzle oil (v).
  • Ham hock and leek terrine, herb salad, shallot dressing and toasted brioche.
  • Classic smoked salmon, potato and dill salad with a chive dressing.

Mains

  • Turkey paupiette with all its festive trimmings; sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.
  • Pan-fried salmon fillet, steamed new potatoes, jardinière of vegetables and tarragon cream sauce.
  • Ravioli porcini with slow cooked tomato and herb sauce, rocket and vegetarian-friendly Parmesan garnish (v).

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce. Chocolate tart with Chantilly cream.
  • Raspberry cheesecake with a winter fruit compote.

What you need to know...

  • 3 course meal, tribute acts and disco with crackers and novelties.
  • Please ask for details.
  • Bar opens at 7.00pm.
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm prompt.
  • Disco until 12.30am.
  • Evening finishes at 12.30am.

Terms and conditions apply.

Sunday Festive Carvery Lunches in Genevieve’s Restaurant

£14.95 per person for 2 courses
£18.95 per person for 3 courses

Available every Sunday throughout December

Starters

  • A wonderful selection of soups, salads and a choice of cold meats and fish.

Mains

  • 3 juicy roasts to choose from, all served with seasonal vegetables, potatoes and traditional accompaniments.

Desserts

  • Platters of desserts and puddings to help yourself to.

What you need to know...

  • 3 course carvery with crackers and novelties.
  • Bar opens at 12 noon.
  • Bookings taken between 12.30pm and 3.00pm.
  • Private dining rooms also available at an additional cost.

Terms and conditions apply.

Christmas Day in the De Havilland Suite

£70.00 per adult
£24.95 per child 4–12 yrs
Children 3 yrs and under eat free

Wednesday 25th December

Sit back, relax and let us do all the work this Christmas.

Enjoy entertainment and a mouth-watering carvery with treats for all.

Starters

  • A wonderful selection of soups, salads and a choice of cold meats and fish.

Mains

  • 3 juicy roasts to choose from, all served with seasonal vegetables, potatoes and traditional accompaniments.

Desserts

  • Platters of desserts and puddings to help yourself to.

What you need to know...

  • 3 course carvery and entertainment with crackers and novelties.
  • A visit from Santa for the children.
  • Bar opens at 12 noon.
  • Bookings taken between 12.30pm and 3.00pm.

Terms and conditions apply.

New Year’s Eve in the De Havilland Suite

£95.00 per person for the meal only
£288.00 per couple including dinner, bed and breakfast

Tuesday 31st December

Following a fantastic evening last year, we are proud to present an evening worthy of seeing in any New Year.

It will be live music all the way, no disco, and a delicious 5 course meal for you to indulge in.

Appetiser

  • Wild mushroom consommé with game and venison terrine.

Starter

  • Lobster and celeriac rémoulade tian, cress, melba toast and bisque mayonnaise.

Intermediate

  • Peaches and saffron granite.

Main

  • Roasted lamb rump, baby vegetables, aubergine caviar, dauphinoise potato and mint and rosemary jus.

Dessert

  • Dark chocolate truffle torte with strawberries and basil sorbet.

What you need to know...

  • Champagne on arrival.
  • 5 course meal and live entertainment with crackers and novelties.
  • Bar opens at 7.00pm.
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm prompt.
  • Live music until 1.30am.
  • Evening finishes at 1.30am.
  • Dress code: Black tie.
  • Strictly over 18s only.
  • All tables will be tables of 10.

Terms and conditions apply.

2014 Events in the De Havilland Suite

Post Christmas Party Nights

£26.50 per person

Friday 10th and Saturday 11th January 2014

If you can’t make the traditional Christmas parties because of work commitments then stop fretting. We are holding dates where you can take advantage of the January sales on more than one level. Your outfit can be bought in the January sales, the party nights will be cheaper and so will the bedrooms – you’d be mad not to.

Starters

  • Roasted butternut squash and rosemary soup, with drizzle oil (v).
  • Ham hock and leek terrine, herb salad, shallot dressing, toasted brioche.
  • Classic smoked salmon, potato and dill salad, chive dressing.

Mains

  • Turkey paupiette with all its festive trimmings; sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.
  • Pan-fried salmon fillet, steamed new potatoes, jardinière of vegetables and tarragon cream sauce.
  • Ravioli porcini with slow cooked tomato and herb sauce, rocket and vegetarian-friendly Parmesan garnish (v).

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce.
  • Chocolate tart with Chantilly cream.
  • Raspberry cheesecake with a winter fruit compote.

 

Comedy Club Nights £22.50 per person

Friday 17th January 2014

Start the New Year with a laugh with The Comedy Club, 3 top comedians, a great 2 course set menu all topped off with a disco until 1.00am – serious fun guaranteed.

What you need to know...

  • Bar opens at 7.00pm.
  • Dinner served at 7.30pm prompt.
  • Entertainment until 12.45am.
  • Evening finishes at 1.00am.
  • Disco with crackers and novelties.

Why not stay overnight?

  • Book our special ‘2 to stay’ £99 rate – 2 people, 2 tickets, 1 bedroom including breakfast the next morning. There’s nothing funny about that!

Book NOW.


Mother’s Day £18.95 per person

Delicious carvery served in Genevieve’s Restaurant.
Special gift for all mums.

Easter Sunday Lunch £16.95 per person

Delicious carvery served in Genevieve’s Restaurant.
Easter eggs for all children.

Celebration Packages

We have a specially designed menu for personal celebration packages such as birthday parties, anniversaries and proms. Please speak to the events sales team for more details.

Why not stay overnight?

£75.00 per room including breakfast.


Accommodation

Why bother paying for a taxi home when you can stay and make a full evening of it?

Relax in the leisure club before your party and after a lovely lie-in enjoy a great cooked breakfast to set you on your way.

All this for only £37.50 per person when you share with your partner or a friend.

Bedroom upgrades are available on request. Prices include full use of the leisure club and a full English breakfast. For a real treat, and for an additional charge, why not pamper yourself with a spa treatment or two before your event? Speak to our team regarding facial massages, manicures and pedicures plus a vast range of other sensational treatments.

What you need to know...

  • The party night rate is only valid if you are attending an event at the hotel.
  • Check-in time is 3.00pm, check-out time is 11.00am.

Terms and conditions apply.

 

Pre-Order Wine List

White Wines

Borsari Inzolia, Italy £15.00

Typically Italian – delicate, engaging and elegant.

Luis Felipe Edwards Lot 66 Sauvignon Blanc, Chile £17.50

Its zingy, lemon-lime sorbet quality is perfect with poultry.

Kleine Zalze Bush Vines Chenin Blanc, South Africa £20.00

Award winner from the Rainbow Nation. Soft, creamy and exotic.

Red Wines

Arium Tempranillo-Garnacha Tinto Albali, Spain £15.00

Easy drinking Spanish. Full of cherries and plums.

Berri Estates Shiraz, South Eastern Australia £17.50

Brambles and warm spices. Great with winter warmers.

La Campagne Merlot, France £20.00

A rich and juicy southern French wine with a punch!

Rosé Wines

Vendange White Zinfandel, California, USA £17.50

Vibrant and juicy sweet summer strawberries. Delicious!

Corte Vigna Pinot Grigio Rosé, Italy £20.00

It’s Pinot Grigio. It’s pink. It’s soft. It’s easy.

Sparkling & Champagne

Prosecco Sant’ Orsola, Italy £25.00

Peachy soft, with a gentle fizz of apples and pears. A heavenly choice.

House Champagne, France £35.00

Lovely bubbly!

For reserve BIN wines selection and other wines available to pre-order, please ask at booking. All wines are subject to availability and vintages may vary. If your chosen wine is not available, a suitable alternative will be provided. The AVB range of the wines on this list is 11%–15%.

Thistle Brands Hatch

Brands Hatch
J3 M25
Dartford
Kent
DA3 8PE

Tel: 0871 376 9008
Int Tel: +44 845 305 8308