Channels, Pratts Farm Lane East, Chelmsford, CM3 3PT 01245 440005

Christmasat Channels

We are so sorry to say that now we are in tier 3 we have closed our restaurant from Wednesday 16th December until we are allowed to open again. We really thank you for your support in this time. Santa Breakfast and Supper bookings, we will contact you to discuss your booking. If you have paid a deposit for Christmas Day or Boxing Day, we will be in contact to refund you. We are so sad to be closing but we want to wish you all a Merry Christmas and we cannot WAIT to see you in 2021.

Love the Channels Team xx


in The Essex Barn
Our extremely talented head chef Dan Pitts has created an incredible December menu we know all our guests will love. Please take a look at the brochure below and make sure to book your table as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.


Reservations by Phone

Reservations by Email


in The Essex Barn
Please join us on Christmas day. £100 per person children under 12 £50. Full payment due upon booking.


Children’s Menu


in The Essex Barn
Please celebrate with us this Boxing Day. Please note that we will require a £20 per person deposit at the time of booking.


Children’s Menu

BoxingDay Breakfast

in The Essex Barn

Breakfast& Supper

With Santa

Channels is excited to welcome Santa back for a wonderful family event your whole family won’t want to miss.

Booking is limited, so please email to request your table and our Elves will get back to you with booking information and confirmation on a first come first serve basis.  Maximum of 6 people (including babies) per table.

Included in your price is breakfast or supper (tea and coffee/apple or orange juice included), individual Christmas box of fun for the children, a table gift from Santa along with a visit from him to your table, biscuits to decorate for the children and an exciting atmosphere sure to bring smiles this Christmas. Our Elves have been busy getting all the fun ready  and our Channels team cannot wait to welcome you!

Due to Government restrictions we sadly will not be opening our Grotto this year.

Breakfast with Santa Menu

Supper with Santa Menu

Christmas2019 Gallery