Join us for our first Christmas at the newly refurbished The Holly Tree.
Leave your woes at the door and cosy up to our roaring fire in the snug with a whiskey or mulled cider in hand. Sit down with family and friends for a two or three course Christmas feast in our garden room winter wonderland. And don’t forget to join Santa abroad The Holly Tree Christmas train. Celebrate with us this Christmas in our warm, vibrant, friendly pub in the heart of Forest Gate.

To make a booking call 020 8221 9830 or email


2 courses for £26 per head | 3 courses for £29.50 per head
Download menu here.


English artichoke & roasted cauliflower soup with chives, cream & multigrain toast (VG)

Smoked trout, pickled fennel, beetroot & pee shoot salad

Forest mushroom, roasted squash, sage & pine nut arancini with tomato & basil sauce

Game, pistachio & juniper berry terrine with caramelised red onion chutney & toast


Organic salmon en croute, sautéed leeks with dill & caper white wine sauce

Roast Norfolk turkey ball tine, pigs in blankets, chestnut stuffing with cranberry sauce

Roasted seasonal vegetables, chestnut, thyme, cranberry & port wellington with poricini jus (VG)

Confit of duck leg, braised Savoy cabbage & crispy bacon

All served with honey & mustard glazed root vegetables, Brussel sprouts & fondant potatoes


Double chocolate cake with clotted cream

Traditional Christmas pudding with brandy sauce

Mulled wine poached pear with vanilla ice cream

Vegan banana & cinnamon cake with mixed berry compote (VG)

Available 2nd – 23rd December, excluding Sundays. Bookings are for a minimum of four people and must be booked at least seven days in advance. 12.5% discretionary service charge applied – all o which goes to our lovely floor and bar staff.