Christmas At Thistle Liverpool Atlantic Tower

At Thistle Liverpool, Atlantic Tower, 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!

Behind the scenes, our friendly staff are 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 Liverpool, Atlantic Tower, 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 party, 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!

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Packages Available

Glitter Ball Cabaret in the Vista Bar and Restaurant

£40.00 per person

Friday and Saturday nights from Friday 6th through to Saturday 21st December

Enjoy a delicious 3 course meal prepared by our Executive Chef. Dance the night away with one of our regular DJs as well as entertainment from the ever popular Sh-bang as they lead you through the years with their ‘Through the Decades’ show.

Starters

  • Roast plum tomato and red pepper soup with a dash of chilli infused sherry (v).
  • Chicken liver parfait served on a focaccia crostini with winter fruit chutney.
  • Glazed goat’s cheese served with a beetroot and pomegranate salad (v).
  • Tiger prawn cocktail with Marie Rose sauce and a citrus hint of lemon.

Mains

  • Roasted turkey crown with all the finest trimmings, sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.
  • Roasted rib of beef served with port sauce, château potatoes and seasonal vegetables.
  • Grilled salmon fillet served with buttery hollandaise sauce, steamed new potatoes and seasonal vegetables.
  • Wild mushroom orzo pasta with rocket, truffle oil, white wine and crème fraîche (v).

Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas pudding served with brandy cream (v).
  • Sticky treacle pudding with irresistible caramel sauce (v).
  • Dark chocolate tart served with cream (v).
  • Crème caramel with chilled caramel sauce.

Freshly brewed tea or coffee and mints.

What you need to know...

  • 3 course meal.
  • Bar available from 7.00pm.
  • Meal served at 8.00pm.
  • Party finishes at 1.00am.

Terms and conditions apply.

Simply White Christmas Party

£25.00 per person including a half bottle of wine

Friday and Saturday nights from Friday 6th through to Saturday 21st December

Our Simply White Christmas Party is a less formal alternative to the set menu parties but still encompasses all of your Christmas favourites along with a DJ to get the party started. The Simply White Party is definitely for you if you are looking to get your dancing shoes on!

Buffet Menu

  • Chicken bhuna with pilau rice and mint yogurt.
  • Traditional meatballs in a spicy tomato and red pepper sauce.
  • Roasted Mediterranean vegetables bound with pasta, white wine cream sauce, glazed mozzarella cheese and herb oil (v).
  • King prawns in filo pastry with a sweet chilli sauce.
  • Mini tomato and spinach pastry lattices (v).
  • Garlic ciabatta topped with diced red onion, tomatoes, basil and a balsamic reduction (v).

What you need to know...

  • Bar available from 7.30pm.
  • Buffet served between 8.30pm and 9.00pm.
  • Party finishes at 1.00am.

Terms and conditions apply.

Party with a VU in the VU Bar and Terrace

£19.95 per person £23.00 per person
including half a bottle of wine

Friday and Saturday nights from Friday 6th through to Saturday 21st December

Dine and dance the night away, while enjoying Liverpool’s spectacular waterfront. With a set menu served with the festive magic the Thistle Liverpool, Atlantic Tower is known for, along with music from our resident DJ! Our Party with a VU takes the stress out of organising the annual Christmas party so you can relax and enjoy the festivities!

Starter

  • Roast plum tomato and red pepper soup with a dash of chilli infused sherry (v).

Main

  • Roasted turkey crown with all the finest trimmings, sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.

Dessert

  • Crème caramel with chilled caramel sauce.

Freshly brewed tea or coffee and mints.

What you need to know...

  • Bar available from 7.00pm.
  • Meal served at 8.00pm.
  • Party finishes at 1.00am.
  • Vegetarian option available on request.

Terms and conditions apply.

Festive Family Santa Sunday

£18.95 per person
£15.00 per child 5–12 yrs
Children 4 yrs and under eat free

Sunday 15th December

Here at the Thistle Liverpool, Atlantic Tower, we know how important family is, so we’re putting on a party for children of all ages to enjoy! With a traditional Sunday lunch and children’s entertainment we’re hoping you’ll bring the whole family to enjoy the festivities… and who knows there might be a surprise appearance from a special someone bearing gifts.

Main

  • Roasted turkey crown with all the finest trimmings, sausage, sage and cranberry stuffing, roasted château potatoes, seasonal vegetables and rich gravy.

Dessert

  • Sticky treacle pudding served with irresistible caramel sauce.

Freshly brewed tea or coffee and mints.

What you need to know...

  • Bar available from 12.30pm.
  • Meal served at 1.00pm.
  • Children’s entertainment at 1.45pm.
  • Party finishes at 2.30pm.
  • Vegetarian option available on request.

Terms and conditions apply.

Christmas Day Lunch in the Vista Bar and Restaurant

£55.00 per person
£20.00 per child under 12 yrs
Children 6 yrs and under eat free

Wednesday 25th December

Let us take the stress out of Christmas Day so that you can unwind and enjoy your guests’ company, as we serve you a sumptuous 3 course meal. Excellent service, fine dining, entertainment and no dishes to wash at the end of the day; it certainly will be a Merry Christmas!

Starters

  • Leek, potato and cream cheese soup finished with crispy fried leeks (v).
  • Oak smoked salmon, potato and red onion salad, dressed with lemon and herb oil.
  • Goat’s cheese and fig tart served with an onion marmalade and rocket salad (v).

Mains

  • Roasted turkey crown with all the very finest trimmings. Fillet of sea bass served with a pan fried scallop, garlic spinach and lemon butter sauce.
  • Whole roasted baby pumpkin filled with wild mushroom and peppered rocket risotto, topped with roasted pumpkin seeds (v).

All served with festive platters of seasonable vegetables, roasted potatoes and buttered new potatoes.


Desserts

  • Traditional Christmas pudding served with brandy sauce and a raspberry coulis (v).
  • Baileys cheesecake finished with vanilla scented anglaise.
  • Traditional cheese board with a selection of cheeses, celery, grapes and fruit chutney (v).

Freshly brewed tea or coffee and mints.

What you need to know...

  • Bar available from 12.00pm.
  • Meal served between 12.30pm– 3.30pm.
  • Please select your seating time on booking.
  • Party finishes at 5.00pm.

Terms and conditions apply.

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner in the Vista Bar and Restaurant

£45.00 per person

Tuesday 31st December

New Year’s Eve is a great excuse for a party. Our luxury Gala Dinner, with music from our resident DJ and entertainment from the ever popular Sh-bang as they lead you through the years with their ‘Through the Decades’ show, is the perfect way to end 2013. Our Vista Restaurant is the perfect setting for the final party of the year.

Starter

  • Roasted red pepper and tomato soup with a balsamic reduction and herb oil (v).

Intermediate

  • Champagne sorbet and lemon syrup (v).

Main

  • Roasted strip loin of beef carved to order served with a dauphinoise potato, roasted root vegetables and beef jus.

Dessert

  • Baileys cheesecake served with cappuccino anglaise and fresh raspberries.

Freshly brewed tea or coffee and mints.

What you need to know...

  • Bar available from 7.00pm.
  • Meal served at 7.30pm.
  • Champagne to toast at midnight!
  • Party finishes at 1.30am.
  • Vegetarian option available on request.

Terms and conditions apply.

Pre-Order Drinks Packages

Ordering your drinks in advance can help your party run more smoothly on the night and there are attractive pre-order discounts. Please contact us for our latest deals and prices.

Here are some of the pre-order options you may choose from:

Reception Drinks Selection

Choose from a selection of pre-dinner drinks such as: champagne, sparkling wine, Buck’s Fizz or red and white wine.

Wine Selection

Save up to 20% off our wine list prices on house and premium wines by the bottle.

Alcoholic Drinks Selection

Choose from buckets of 6 bottles containing beer, cider or alcopops.

Soft Drinks Selection

Still and sparkling mineral water, pitchers of selected fruit juices, buckets containing 6 bottles of non-alcoholic beverages.

Account Bar

Contact us to find our more.

What you need to know...

  • Please contact us for our latest deals and prices.
  • Save up to 20% off our wine list prices on house and premium wines by the bottle.

Terms and conditions apply.

Thistle Liverpool Atlantic Tower

Chapel Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 9RE

Tel: 0871 376 9025
Int Tel: +44 845 305 8325

Directions

From the M62, follow signs for City Centre, Albert Dock and Pier Head. As you approach Pier Head, stay in the right-hand lane, turn right into the turning circle and enter the Atlantic Tower's forecourt. We have private parking two minutes’ walk from the hotel. To programme your sat-nav, please use the postcode L3 9AG.