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0844 499 4040

This Christmas, what starts with a cocktail on arrival turns into an adventure of epic proportions. Under the Christmas Tree is a festive experience, full of giant decorations, displays, dancing, performance and gourmet treats.


Somehow this year, Christmas feels gigantic.

The Package


  • Arrive to a complimentary prosecco reception
  • Step under the tree
  • Enter a land of giant gifts & decorations
  • Be entertained by world-class performers
  • Enjoy a delicious four-course dinner
  • Delight in dining experiences
  • Put on your dancing shoes
  • Move to a live band
  • Crack crackers
  • Ride dodgems (additional charges apply)
  • Capture the moment with a photo experience
  • Have a midnight feast (with lots more surprises along the way)
  • Professional production & set lighting
  • Full event management
  • On-site security
  • Free cloakroom
  • Provision of taxi rank

Dress code: Smart attire/evening wear

Programme


18.45Doors open & guests arrive
19.00Prosecco reception
20.00Guests seated for dinner
20.15Gourmet four-course dinner
21.30Live band
23.00DJ & dancing
00.00Midnight feast
00.15Last orders & rides
01.00Carriages

This delicious festive menu focuses on locally sourced, seasonal and fairtrade produce. All dishes are prepared freshly on site by Award Winning, Tobacco Dock Food.

MENU


DRINKS PACKAGES

Package Deals
Drinks Package B   (One per Person)
A minimum order of one package per person applies, this must be the same package for each and every person within your booking. Only available as a Pre-order. Half Wine, Half Water, and 3 drink tokens per person.
Line Price
£30.00 inc VAT
£25.00 excl VAT
All-inclusive Beers, House Wines & Soft Drinks Wristband   (One per Person)
A minimum order of one package per person applies, this must be the same package for each and every person within your booking. No spirits or shots are included. Only available as a Pre-order.
Line Price
£47.40 inc VAT
£39.50 excl VAT
6 x Spirit Tabs, Beers, House Wines & Soft Drinks Wristband   (One per Person)
A minimum order of one package per person applies, this must be the same package for each and every person within your booking. No Shots are included. Spirits are single measures only. Only available as a Pre-order.
Line Price
£54.00 inc VAT
£45.00 excl VAT
All-inclusive Spirits, Beers, House Wines & Soft Drinks Wristband   (One per Person)
A minimum order of one package per person applies, this must be the same package for each and every person within your booking. No Shots are included. Spirits are single measures only. Only available as a Pre-order.
Line Price
£59.40 inc VAT
£49.50 excl VAT
Special Offer
Bucket of 10 Ciders
Bucket of 10 Ciders, will be available on the night but priced at £60.00
Line Price
£56.40 inc VAT
£47.00 excl VAT
Bombay Sapphire Gin Chest
70cl Bombay Sapphire Bottle of Bubbly 2 bottles of mixers Also available on the night, but priced at £250
Line Price
£234.00 inc VAT
£195.00 excl VAT
White Wines
Spearwood Chardonnay, Australia
Line Price
£24.00 inc VAT
£20.00 excl VAT
Invenio Pinot Grigio, Italy
Line Price
£26.40 inc VAT
£22.00 excl VAT
Las Ondas Sauvignon Blanc, Chile
Line Price
£29.40 inc VAT
£24.50 excl VAT
Cloud Island Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand
Line Price
£34.80 inc VAT
£29.00 excl VAT
Chablis, France
Line Price
£39.00 inc VAT
£32.50 excl VAT
Bougrier Sancerre Blanc, France
Line Price
£47.40 inc VAT
£39.50 excl VAT
Red Wines
Spearwood Cabernet Shiraz, Australia
Line Price
£24.00 inc VAT
£20.00 excl VAT
Plate 95 Merlot, Chile
Line Price
£26.40 inc VAT
£22.00 excl VAT
Millstream Cinsault Ruby Cabernet, South Africa
Line Price
£29.40 inc VAT
£24.50 excl VAT
Las Ondas Cabernet Sauvignon, Chile
Line Price
£34.80 inc VAT
£29.00 excl VAT
Bone Orchard Malbec, Argentina
Line Price
£34.80 inc VAT
£29.00 excl VAT
Paternina Rioja Crianza, Spain
Line Price
£39.00 inc VAT
£32.50 excl VAT
Water
Sparkling Water
Line Price
£4.50 inc VAT
£3.75 excl VAT
Still Water
Line Price
£4.50 inc VAT
£3.75 excl VAT
Drinks Tokens
Pre-ordered Drink Token
These will be priced at £6 on the night.
Line Price
£5.88 inc VAT
£4.90 excl VAT
Extras
Dodgems Token (one per guest)   (Minimum of Places Booked)
Line Price
£4.00 inc VAT
£3.33 excl VAT
Dodgems Token
Line Price
£5.00 inc VAT
£4.17 excl VAT
Champagne, Sparkling & Rose Wines
Ponto Gio Rosato, Italy
Line Price
£24.00 inc VAT
£20.00 excl VAT
Ponte Prosecco, Italy
Line Price
£34.80 inc VAT
£29.00 excl VAT
Champagne Medot Brut NV, France
Line Price
£47.40 inc VAT
£39.50 excl VAT
Champagne Lanson Black Label, France
Line Price
£58.80 inc VAT
£49.00 excl VAT
Fees
Postage Charge
One-off charge towards the cost of postage. This will be automatically added if you add any items that require postage (e.g. wristbands or tokens etc).
Line Price
£3.95 inc VAT
£3.29 excl VAT

MIXED GROUP NIGHTS

      Business Price* Consumer Price    
      Excluding VAT Including VAT    
Wed 5th Dec
( ex VAT)
Mixed Group Party Night - Canape & Bowl Food
Wed 5th Dec Mixed Group Party Night - Canape & Bowl Food
Sat 8th Dec
£118.80 (£99.00 ex VAT)
All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group Party
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Sat 8th Dec£99.00 £118.80 All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group PartyCheck Availability
Tue 11th Dec
£69.00 (£57.50 ex VAT)
** Limited Places **
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Tue 11th Dec£57.50 £69.00 ** Limited Places **Check Availability
Wed 12th Dec
£114.00 (£95.00 ex VAT)
All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group Party
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Wed 12th Dec£95.00 £114.00 All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group PartyCheck Availability
Fri 14th Dec
£144.00 (£120.00 ex VAT)
All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group Party
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Fri 14th Dec£120.00 £144.00 All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group PartyCheck Availability
Sat 15th Dec
£78.00 (£65.00 ex VAT)
Mixed Group Party Night
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Sat 15th Dec£65.00 £78.00 Mixed Group Party NightCheck Availability
Wed 19th Dec
£72.00 (£60.00 ex VAT)
Mixed Group Party Night
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Wed 19th Dec£60.00 £72.00 Mixed Group Party NightCheck Availability
Thu 20th Dec
£118.80 (£99.00 ex VAT)
All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group Party
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Thu 20th Dec£99.00 £118.80 All-inclusive House Wines, Beers & Soft Drinks - Mixed Group PartyCheck Availability

EXCLUSIVE NIGHTS

      Business Price* Consumer Price    
      Excluding VAT Including VAT    
Exclusive nights are only available for bookings with over 200 guests.
Thu 29th Nov
POA (POA ex VAT)
SOLD OUT
Thu 29th NovPOA POA SOLD OUT
Fri 30th Nov
POA (POA ex VAT)
SOLD OUT
Fri 30th NovPOA POA SOLD OUT
Sat 1st Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Sat 1st DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Sun 2nd Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Sun 2nd DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Mon 3rd Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Mon 3rd DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Tue 4th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Tue 4th DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Thu 6th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
SOLD OUT
Thu 6th DecPOA POA SOLD OUT
Fri 7th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
SOLD OUT
Fri 7th DecPOA POA SOLD OUT
Sun 9th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Sun 9th DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Mon 10th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Mon 10th DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Thu 13th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
SOLD OUT
Thu 13th DecPOA POA SOLD OUT
Sun 16th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Sun 16th DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Mon 17th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Mon 17th DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Tue 18th Dec
POA (POA ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Tue 18th DecPOA POA Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
Fri 21st Dec
£102.00 (£85.00 ex VAT)
Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on Application
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Fri 21st Dec£85.00 £102.00 Exclusive Use of the Venue - Price on ApplicationEnquire
To enquire about booking an exclusive night for over 200 guests please click the enquire button next to your preferred date.

Which price do I pay?

If you are a private individual you will pay the prices listed under the "Consumer Price" (including VAT) column.

*If you are a business (VAT registered), you will initially pay the consumer (higher) price but will then re-claim the VAT, therefore it is the price listed under the "Business Price" (excluding VAT) column that your company will end up having paid.

View The Brochure

Our brochures for 2018 parties are now available to view online - click the button below to view the brochure. If you want to download a PDF version you can click the brochure download icon at the bottom of the screen at any time.

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For answers to some of the most frequently asked questions we receive, please:

FAQ'S

Venue

All of our venues are accessible to wheelchair users, or those with limited mobility. Should any of your guests have such please do call us on 0844 499 4040 or email bookings@bestpartiesever.com so we can do our best to ensure their requirements are looked after during the event.

Please note that some of our venues have a raised dance floor, which is not always accessible to those people in wheelchairs.

Booking Admin

The deposit per person is £20. 
Your deposit must be paid to confirm of your party with us.
Depending on the popularity of the night, our email to you will let you know how long you can hold for under no obligation, before the deposit will be be due. 
(Between 10 days and 48 hours.)
We are as flexible as possible up until 2 days before your party. Provided that we have availability you can add to your booking.

Please note, availability changes constantly and tickets are on a first come, first served basis, and payment through your account or a booking amendment form and payment must be submitted in order to secure your additional tickets.

You can amend your booking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week using the ‘My Account’ section of our website.

If you wish to reduce the number of people in your party, any monies already paid are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

The minimum booking is for 8 guests. We seat each booking at their own private tables, and do not mix booking across shared tables.
 

We only stipulate a minimum age limit for our guests, in line with our licence, our parties can only be attended by guests who are over 18 years old.

All customers pay the Consumer Price to book their party.

If you are a VAT registered business you can then claim back the VAT – through your business as like any other business expense, and so you end up paying the advertised Business Price.

The initial deposit of £20 per person is due to confirm your booking, please do check your booking confirmation email for the deadline set to confirm this.

The rest of the balance for your booking is due no later than 6 weeks before the date of the party, for which, we will send you an invoice 12 weeks prior.

Any additional items such as drinks packages must be paid for when the order is placed.

The balance of your booking can be paid on our website, by bank transfer, or debit/credit card. All details can be found on your booking confirmation email.

We are as flexible as possible up until 2 days before your party. Provided that we have availability you can add to your booking.

Please note, availability changes constantly and tickets are on a first come, first served basis, and payment through your account or a booking amendment form and payment must be submitted in order to secure your additional tickets.

You can amend your booking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week using the ‘My Account’ section of our website.

If you wish to reduce the number of people in your party, any monies already paid are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

We have a variety of different sized tables and we will allocate your group the best suited tables for your final group size. 

Please note the largest of our tables seats 13, and so any groups of 14 and above will be split over 2 or more tables – these will of course be placed next to each other in the dining area.

The smallest of our tables hold 8 guests, which is our minimum booking size.

 

As we always seat groups on their own tables, the minimum number of people you can book for is 8.

You can reserve your party online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! Simply to go www.bestpartiesever.com and select your venue – then choose the best date for your group and snap up those places before someone else does!

Our ‘My Account’ section of our website will then allow you to pay deposits, add drinks packages, send invitations to your guests, update their dietary requirements and see all the information about your party.

Alternatively, you can call us on 0844 499 4040 and we can talk through any questions you have and book your party for you.

Whichever way you choose to book your party; you will receive an email which states if you wish to confirm your places you have a set number of days to pay a £20 deposit per person, depending on the avaialbility of the evening you booked this will be between 24 hours - 10 days.

Please note that this deposit is non-refundable and non-transferrable.

The deposits, as well as the balance of your booking can be paid on our website, by bank transfer, cheque or debit / credit card. All details can be found on your booking confirmation email.

Menu

We have designed delicious menus alongside our main menu for those guests who are vegetarian, vegan or have an allergy to dairy, gluten or nuts.

We can also cater for Halal meals - if they are pre-ordered.

Please note that these alternative menus are set and must be ordered in advance of the party, you will the receive the full chosen menu.  We unfortunately can not mix and match courses from each menu. Should you wish a copy of these menus they are available in the download section of the website, or please do call our team on 0844 499 4040 or email bookings@bestpartiesever.com

Please note that we are not unable to provide Kosher meals, however, you are welcome to arrange for us to receive a Kosher Meal on the day of your party and we will cook this in our ovens and serve (still in the tray) to your guests at their tables. There is no additional charge for this service; however neither does the guest receive any discount for not having one of our own meals.

There is a set menu which can be viewed online - simply to go www.bestpartiesever.com and select your venue.

The starter, main course and dessert are served to your table with tea, coffee, cheese and biscuits being served from an ongoing station.

This allows everyone to get on with enjoying the party, and those who wish to have cheese or tea & coffee to do so from the end of dinner service until 11pm. The DJ will announce where and when these stations are available, so make sure you listen out!

Dodgems

The dodgems are ...

The dodgems close approximately half an hour before the end of the party, please do listen out for announcement from our DJ when we are taking our last dodgems rides, or ask a member of our team if you have any questions.

 

The dodgems, are located at the side of our venues, and they open around 10pm each evening.

The dodgems close about half an hour before the end of the party, please do listen out for announcement from our DJ when we are taking our last dodgems rides, or ask a member of our team if you have any questions.

Drinks

All drinks orders that include wristbands / drink tokens / dodgem tokens, if placed and paid for well in advance of the party, will be dispatched out to you by recorded delivery or courier 10 days before your party.  A fee of £3.95 is added towards to cost of this service, as a contribution toward the service, to ensure your package is tracked along the way and we know when it will arrive with you. You can also track the parcel, the links will appear in your online booking account at www.bestpartiesever.com/account

Please note that our packages are special offers, and as such you must order the same package for everyone in the group.

Should not everyone in your group wish to select a drinks package, you can order drinks tokens, wine and water by the bottle and our bars accept payments on the night.

There are alternative packages available for those guests who do not wish to drink alcohol, these are the same price as the package however these guests receive extra value in casino vouchers and sweet treats.

Please note that the packages without alcohol vary between venues, and according to the main packages selected by your group.

For more details, please do call our team on 0844 499 4040 or email bookings@bestpartiesever.com

Wristbands

We offer three types of wristbands which must be pre-ordered for everyone in your group

1) All-inclusive bottled lager, beer, cider, house wine (white, red and rosé) and soft drinks,

2) 6 single spirit & mixers, bottled lager, beer, cider, house wine (white, red and rosé) and soft drinks,

3) All-inclusive single spirit & mixers, bottled lager, beer, cider, house wine (white, red and rosé), prosecco and soft drinks,

There is access to bar(s) set aside at the venue purely for those with wristbands or drinks tokens to use. Should you choose one of the options above during dinner service your tables will be provided with Red & White Wine and Still & Sparkling Water, if you were to finish the allocation, you are entitled to take an empty bottle to the bar to swap for another, this is valid during dinner service only. 

Please also note that wristbands entitle each guest to 1 drink per visit to the bar, in accordance with our responsible drinking policies and licencing objectives. There are alternative packages available for those guests who do not wish to drink alcohol, these are the same price as the main package however these guests receive extra value in casino vouchers and sweet treats.

Tokens & Wristbands are non-refundable.  A delivery charge of £3.95 will be charged, if tokens or wristbands are ordered, as a contribution towards us dispatching these out to you in advance of your party.

For more details please do call our team on 0844 499 4040 or email bookings@bestpartiesever.com

Drinks Tokens

You can purchase drinks tokens, in any number, in advance of the party. Each drinks token can be exchanged at the bar for 1 of the following:

A glass of house wine, A bottle of beer, lager or cider, A single spirit & mixer, A can of energy drink or two soft drinks

The price of pre-order drinks tokens is a discounted price, from the price of the above drinks on the evening.
The tokens mean you do not have to worry about cash while enjoying the party, and they give you access to bar(s) set aside at the venue purely for those with wristbands or drinks tokens to use.  We do not run tabs so they a great way of pre-paying for drinks without deciding on those drinks in advance.

Drink Tokens are non-refundable. A delivery charge of £3.95 will be charged, if tokens or wristbands are ordered, as a contribution towards us dispatching these out to you in advance of your party.

Bar Tabs

Please note that we cannot run bar tabs at any of our events, however should you wish to provide some drinks for your group you can pre-order drinks packages, wine by the bottle or pre-order drink tokens. Drink Tokens are a great way of pre-paying for drinks without deciding on those drinks in advance.

We have several drinks packages available, simply go to online account to see the options available to you www.bestpartiesever.com/account 

In addition to drinks packages, you can also pre-order wine and water by the bottle and individual drinks tokens - these will be available shortly.

Should your group not wish to pre-order drinks, you can of course purchase tokens or use debit/credit cards to pay for drinks at the party.  Please note we do not accept American Express.

A delivery charge of £3.95 (or €4.50) will be charged, if tokens or wristbands are ordered, as a contribution towards us dispatching these out to you in advance of your party.

Location and Parking

Each of the guests in your party will receive an E-ticket, which they can view on any mobile device or print it which details the venue’s locations as well as directions to the venue.

Directions and an interactive map is also avaialble at www.bestpartiesever.com on the Location Page of the venue.

On the night

We don't install strobes at our venues but we do use strobe effects, although this effect is much more subtle, we would advise strobe sensitive guests to be aware of this.

There will be a professional photographer at the event. They will sell printed photographs on the evening at a cost of £10 per photo.
Photos aren't available after your party night, so please remember to place an order on the night!

Each of our venues has a Charity Casino, which supports a nominated local charity each year.

A member of our team will circulate during dinner giving you the option of purchasing a voucher which can be exchanged at the casino tables for chips. You can also purchase these from the bar following dinner.

Please note that the profits from our casino is all donated to the local charity, and as such there are no refunds issued on unused tokens, guests play to win prizes, and there are no monetary prizes.

Chips cost £5 for 10 chips. All proceeds go to the Nominated Charity.

When you enter the venue you will see several table plans displayed around the bar area, which detail which tables have been allocated to your group.

We do not set out tables plans or names within groups, however should you wish to compile your own you are welcome to pop name places etc on your tables when the doors open on the night of your party.

You can of course get into the spirit of the party, as long as your outfit fits within our smart dress code.

We have a dress code of Smart Dress, and as such do not allow guests to wear jeans or trainers to our events.
 

On Arrival, we carry out ticket and ID checks and random bag searches are carried out by our security team.  Please have your ticket ready.

The parties all open at 6.45pm, and so we recommend arriving at this time.

After the party

Un-used Drink Tokens & Wristbands are non-refundable. 

 

Please do email bookings@bestpartiesever.com – mentioning the venue you attended, the date of the night you attended, as well as a description of the lost item. We will do our best to locate your item and organise a convenient time for you to collect it, whilst the parties are still running.

LOCATION

How to find the Best Christmas Party venue in London

Book your parking online with ParkJockey.

On-site parking is available at Tobacco Dock via Park Jockey, starting from £ a day.

Go to ParkJockey


Tobacco Dock, The Great Galleries, 50 Porters Walk, London, E1W 2SF

Tobacco Dock is located at the junction of Wapping Lane and Pennington Street, E1. Nearest rail and DLR stations are at Shadwell and at Wapping both no more than a 5 minute walk from our venue.

For Car Parking: There’s one pay and display car park situated off Wapping Lane, £5 per car, (which must be paid in £1 coins). Alternatively, you can pay for parking online now and guarantee your space with ParkJockey using the Book buttons under the map opposite (or below on mobiles).

How to get to Tobacco Dock from:

Paddington Station
Walk to Lancaster Gate, Central line to Bank, DLR to Shadwell (journey time 30 minutes).

Kings Cross
Northern line to line to Bank, followed by the DLR to Shadwell (journey time 19 minutes).

Waterloo
Waterloo & City to Bank, DLR to Shadwell (journey time 13 minutes).

Victoria Station
District line to Monument, DLR to Shadwell (journey time 26 minutes).
 
Liverpool Street Station
Central line to Bank, DLR to Shadwell (journey time 10 minutes).

Arriving by Coach?:
If you are arriving by coach(es) or organizing specific transport then you need to let us know at least 1 week before your arrival. This enables us to help the safest and easiest route for your guests - please email bookings@bestpartiesever.com with your arrangements/needs.
 

View The Brochure

Our brochures for 2018 parties are now available to view online - click the button below to view the brochure. If you want to download a PDF version you can click the brochure download icon at the bottom of the screen at any time.

View the Brochure

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