There is a great choice and this list is some of the places that I like to go to and remember, you must book as soon as possible.
Why not take the hassle and stress out of Christmas Day and eat out! No cleaning up, no cooking, just sit back and be waited on - does this sound like a plan?
1. THE ROSE AND CROWN This is a Guildford icon and they always put on a good meal. This year, lunch will be from 12 noon until 4.00 pm. Address - 105 Swan Street, Guildford Cost Adult - $180 per person Children 5 - 12 years - $50 pp Juniors 12 to 17 years - $90 pp
2. FIREWATER GRILLE This will be on from 12 noon until 2.30 pm. Address - Duxton Hotel, 1 St George's Terrace, Perth Cost
Adult - $199 pp (includes a 3 hour house beverage)
Child from 3 to 12 years - $85
Children 3 years and under - FREE
Bookings are essential, and you can make yours by phoning: 08 9261 8025. To see the menu or to book online, go to their website.
3. BALMORAL HOTEL
They will have a 3 course set menu which will start at midday. Address - 901 Albany Highway, Victoria Park Cost
Adult - $95 per person
Children under 12 years - $30
Adult drink package - $30
4. THE QUEENS HOTEL
This iconic hotel will have a delicious 3 course set menu, and will be on from 11.30 am to 3.00 pm. Address - 520 Beaufort Street, Highgate Cost
Adult - $135 -including a 3 hour beverage package
Children - 4 - 12 years $35
Children - 0 to 3 years - FREE
You can book for this one at this link, and check out their menu here.
5. MERCURE HOTEL, PERTH
Here you can have their popular buffet again, in the Beccaria Restaurant and Bar. This buffet will include a selection of Western Australian oysters, half shell scallops, king prawns and salmon. It will be held from 12 noon to 2.30 pm. Address - 10 Irwin Street, Perth Cost
Adult - $89 per person
Children under 16 years - $55 per child
Beverage packages - $35.00 per person including a selection of beer, wine and soft drinks, or you can pay as you go.
You can book at this website, or phone: 9326 7074.
6. ALBION HOTEL
This will be on from 12 noon, and it will be a buffet lunch. Address - 535 Stirling Highway, Cottesloe. Cost
Adult plus drink package - $130.00 - this includes select tap beer, house wine and soft drinks
Adult - $95.00
Child - 4 to 12 year - $30.00
Child - 0 to 3 years - FREE
7. WANNEROO CHRISTMAS LUNCH
And now for something completely different - if you are on your own at Christmas time, here is somewhere where you are welcome and this lunch will be free. I have not been here, so do not know what the actual food is like. Address - Irene McCormack College, 18 Bradman Drive, Butler Cost
The Wanneroo Christmas Lunch was first held in 2014 and is a community event to provide a free Christmas Day Lunch for all those in need of company on this important day. There will be a hot roast lunch with salads and singing of Christmas carols. You will hear a Christmas message from one of the local Pastors and celebrate together with other people.
The patron for this event is the mayor, Tracey Roberts, and she will be attending and addressing the lunch goers. This event is organised by the Combined Churches of the City of Wanneroo.
You can call 9304 4600 to learn more about this event.
8. ELMARS IN THE VALLEY
For a good lunch in the Swan Valley, you could head out to Elmars where they will have a gourmet buffet, with doors opening at 11.30 am. Address - 8731 W Swan Road, Henley Brook. Cost
Adults - $180.00 pp
Ages 16-17 year - $120.00
Children 11-15 years - $80.00
Children 6-10 years - $60.00
Children under 5 years - FREE
This is always a popular place to go as their food is excellent, so make sure you book by phoning: 9296 6354 and you can see their menu here.
9. THE PAVILION, MINDARIE
This lunch will be on from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm and is an all you can eat buffet. Address - Marina, Mindarie Cost
Adult – $150.00 – food and 3 hour beverage
Children - 13 - 17 years – $75.00 – food and beverage
Children - 4 - 12 years – $40.00 – food and beverage
Children under 4 years - FREE
10. EAT GREEK RESTAURANT
This is termed as a Christmas Day Greek feast, and will have two sittings, one at 11 am and the next at 1.30 pm. Address - 110 Riverside Road, East Fremantle Cost
Adult - $100 per person
Children - 7- 12 years - $50
Children - 2- 6 years - $30
11. CAPTAIN STIRLING HOTEL
This hotel has been there forever and is just as good as when I first went there many years ago! They will be doing a special buffet lunch. Address - 80 Stirling Highway, Nedlands Cost
Adult - $110 per person
Children - 4 - 12 years - $35
Children - 0 - 3 years - FREE
12. BWG STEAKHOUSE
They will do a set 3-course menu from 11.30 am, and this restaurant overlooks the Swan River. They have various sessions however you must book as two are already sold out. Address - 58 Duncraig Road, Applecross Cost
Adult - $139 pp
Children - $51
High Chairs - $20
You can see their menu here and make your bookings by clicking on this link.