In the mood for Christmas food? We've rounded up some of the best festive dining offers at Braintree Village...
Classic fare at Wildwood Restaurant
For those who swear by tradition, look no further than Wildwood's Christmas Set Menu, offering three courses for £19.95. Pick from a host of scrummy starters, mouth-watering mains (ranging from roast turkey to festive four-cheese pizza) and delectable desserts. Fancy extra fizz? Upgrade to the Deluxe Celebration Menu and enjoy three courses for £24.95, plus a glass of Prosecco and more.
All the trimmings
Serving a welcome drink and three courses for just £29.95, the Christmas Party menu at Bill's is packed full of tasty seasonal dishes for everyone to enjoy. As well as more traditional options, including smoked salmon mousse and pancetta-wrapped turkey, meat-free diners can tuck into maple parsnip soup, pumpkin fig and chestnut roast and a variety of puds. Available now.
Not dining with a big group? Highlights on this year's seasonal menu include the brand new Gin-gle Bells cocktail, Christmas Truffle Cheese Fondue Burger (complete with tiny Santa hat), and the showstopping Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree berry cheesecake dessert.
Get a pizza the action!
Whether it’s a date night, mate night, or your office party, celebrate with PizzaExpress's five-course tasting menu and drinks pairing from £24.95 per person. New pizzas on the main menu this year include: Padana Natale - goat’s cheese and spinach; Porchetta; and Mushroom and Truffle. And sweet snowball doughballs are back for dessert! Get more details here.
Have a 'brewtiful' day
Have you checked out Costa Coffee's new Christmas menu? Festive offerings that have been on sale since early November include: a brand new toffee penny latte; bacon, mac and cheese toastie; vegan ‘turkee’ toastie, and a host of chocolatey cakes and treats.