Christmas 2017

Christmas at The Bird

The cold, dark nights are setting in, which can only mean one thing – Christmas is fast approaching! And, we’re excited to share our first festive season with you here at The Bird at Birtle. Head Chef Carl Tait and the team will be cooking up a traditional, tasty local dishes that you can wash down with a generous glug of hot mulled wine.

Opening Hours

Normal service hours apply throughout December, excluding dates below…Our Christmas set menu will be available from the 1st December until the 26th December in addition to our normal menu. However, parties of 10 or more will dine from our set menu throughout this period.

Christmas Eve

We’ll be kicking off the festive season with a night of entertainment and amazing festive drinks in the bar, available until 11pm.

Food – 1pm – 6pm

Pub – 12pm – 11pm

Christmas Day 

Both the restaurant and pub will be closed on Christmas day. 


Boxing Day 

Our kitchen reopens with our 2 or 3 course Christmas set menu only, available 1pm to 5pm.

Food – 1pm – 5pm

Drinks – 12pm – 11pm


TICKETS ONLY. After the rip-roaring success of NYE2016 @ the Bird, we’re promising yet another sell-out event. Tickets are payable in full and non-refundable, to book simply call us on 01706 540500.

NYE at the Bird at Birtle


We will be serving a festive set menu.

Food – 1pm – 5pm 

Drinks – 12pm – 9.30pm 


We will be closing the pub and restaurant for a short period at the start of January from the 2nd to the 4th January inclusive and back open as usual on the 5th January.