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Exclusive Christmas Party Venue in Sheffield

From the makers of THE CHIMNEY HOUSE
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Celebrate Christmas in Sheffield

Let us look after Christmas! The ultimate occasion for jolly feasting, wining and dining in the heart of Sheffield. Decked to the rafters with seasonal beauty - there is no finer way to experience true Sheffield hospitality and Christmas than at The Mowbray. Join us for an epic Christmas Breakfast or brunch, Christmas Lunch or Dinner and of course Festive Drinks Parties!


Christmas Feasting

For 30 - 160 Guests

Breakfast from 8.00 - 11.00
Lunch from Midday - 17.00
Dinner from 19.00 - Midnight

Sit back relax and luxuriate in the exclusive hire of one of the most beautiful buildings in Sheffield and take the whole space for up to 160 seated for a decadent Christmas breakfast, lunch or dinner and dine in candlelight under our 1940’s glass chandelier. Something to suit all budgets, choose from The Christmas Kitchen, The Christmas Feast or The Luxury Christmas Laden Table for lunch or dinner and let us take care of arrival drinks, wines, beers and House Serves and excellent local and carefully chosen spirits all the way through to after dinner cocktails.

Christmas Drinks Parties

For 40 - 250 Guests

Lunch from Midday - 17.00
Dinner from 19.00 - Midnight

The ultimate Christmas gathering - let us help you host your perfect Christmas matinee or soiree. Our drinks parties are matched with treats from The Mowbray Kitchen so indulge with Festive Snacks, Festive Big Snacks for that warming glow of satisfaction or really aim to impress with our Christmas Grazing Table for the ultimate showcase of the Mowbray Kitchen and our favourite time of year. We’ll make sure our beautiful 8 metre long bar complete with our antique drinks cabinet is well stocked with all of your festive favourites ready to toast the moment!

The Mowbray Kitchen

The Kitchen is at the very heart of The Mowbray. It’s where we can show our passion for local ingredients and our non-compromise attitude towards quality. Our chef team start prepping for the busy Christmas festivities months in advance - which means Christmas cakes, Christmas puddings, pickles, chutneys and boozy treats are already in full swing. We have created traditionally inspiring menus to indulge and delight - as well as to satisfy the most Christmassy of hungers! Our aim is to impress, surprise and shake up what is sometimes considered the norm for Christmas dining!

Mowbray Christmas Pudding

Our Christmas pudding recipe is our Chef’s own, perfected after several years of trials! We use dried cranberries, dried apricots, candied orange & dried figs as well as fresh apples, and loads of fresh orange zest and juice. We use fresh Sheffield eggs, brown sugar and plenty of booze - brandy and cider. Our ‘making’ process takes 3 days of chopping, grating and soaking to create our perfect pud, after steaming until the sugars start to caramelise, they will be left to mature for around 6 weeks. This is just enough time for the flavours to harmonise, and for the juicy, boozy fruits to soak the pud.

Bar & Tipples

Eggnog, Mow-balls, mulled cider, spiced wine - leave it to us to create your ultimate Christmas tipples list! Tab behind the bar - no problem - pay as you go - of course! We can also arrange drinks packages to include welcome drinks, toasts, wine for the table et al!

Taking Care of Christmas

Celebrate with us! Invite between 30 to 160 guests to be seated for wonderful Christmas times or up to 250 guests for a grazing and roaming style party. Here’s what’s included in your time with us!

Venue Styling

Decked out, trimmed up...Wait till we reveal our theme for Christmas! Famous for our attention to detail and our lavish love of all things beautiful holds us in renowned stead for minuscule detailing as we dress the room for your event.


Let us take care of everything! You choose your guests and we’ll do the rest! We’ll look after the detail and you can look after all the fun stuff!

The Roof Terrace

British blooms, herbs and a view out over the woodlands of Neepsend - the perfect place for drinks, photographs and special times. You’ll find our private terrace tucked away on the first floor for your use only!

Seasonal & Local Menus

The Mowbray Kitchen loves seasonal food - and we are a local and regional food champion! We only serve our best most freshly baked bread and cakes plus a whole world of Mowbray pickles and deliciously cured and roasted tip top perfect of tastiest items!


The Mowbray Bar is well stocked with a finely curated selection of wines, local ales, our favourite spirits and non boozy choices. We’ll mix, make and shake your favourite cocktail too! We’ll look after your Welcome drinks, the special announcements and toasts. We’ll have your champers on ice and the bubbles just waiting to pop!

Luxury Amenities

We are one of the few venues in the North to stock the iconic Aesop amenities. We have chosen Reverence Aromatique Hand Wash and Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm to add a super dose of luxury to your day.

Table Plans

Tell us your numbers and your for your time with us and we’ll make it happen. We’ll advise on the best table plan for you and your guests. Our bespoke made furniture is all flexible - so we can scale up or scale down!

Christmas Extras

Seating plans, name cards, table decorations and guests gifts. You bring them and we’ll style and place them perfectly. Plunge into a Christmas wonderland and of course there will be crackers!

Audio Visual

Relax! Plug and play! Full colour projector, screen, full audio/visual services. Superfast fibre WiFi broadband of course - and all of our lighting operates on dimmers.

Heating, Light & Fresh Air

The Mowbray is a luxurious space that is fully heated in the Winter and cooled in the Summer. We also have a giant set of 20ft high drapes that can be pulled to when the natural light needs blocking.

Finishing Touches

Notice tiny details and delights along the way from cutlery from Sheffield’s W.Wright, Peak District blooms from our house garden and soft floral sensory notes floating on the air from our bespoke blend, custom made from Essence and Alchemy.


We are a 5 minute drive from the Sheffield parkway directly off the M1, 5 minutes in a taxi from Sheffield train station. There is a bus stop directly behind The Mowbray and we are a 5 minute walk from the Shalesmoor Tram. If you’re in the car, choose from free street parking or a choice of car parks starting from £2.00 per day. Find out more here.

Main room

Main Room

Revealed behind original factory doors on a historic ground floor of a building from 1889, The Mowbray is a private building, family owned, operated and built on the foundations of experience, creativity and hospitality. We’re proud to be a true Sheffield creation - everything has been designed and made bespoke for the building within a mile’s radius of the building.

Mowbray bar

Mowbray Bar

A beautiful antique drinks cabinet matched with reclaimed slates with polished brass fixings are always the talking point at The Bar. Always well stocked with carefully chosen wines, premium draught beers, champagnes, our favourite spirits and non-boozy options. We’ll mix, make and shake your favourite cocktail too!

the terrace

The Terrace

Explore further - through 150 year old rooms and head upstairs to a private roof garden complete with British blooms, herbs for the kitchen and bar and carefully curated planting reflective of Neepsend heritage and environment. A real all-day sun trap - it is an excellent Summer hide-out - and always a beautiful space for drinks, photography and some good Sheffield air!

Christmas on Kelham & Neepsend

We’d love to host your Christmas at The Mowbray - but if you are looking for slightly smaller numbers in a beautifully boutique space just for you - then we will be delighted to welcome you over the river at The Chimney House. Take a sojourn to the Island for Christmas this year for amazing Christmas feasts, candlelit beauty and comfy fireside escapism.

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We'd love to help you celebrate Christmas! Dates are booking up fast - so let us know if you would prefer a lunch or dinner with us and we can help with some options!

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