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Christmas Arrives at The Bastion Bar & Restaurant

Posted on 12.12.2016

It’s the most wonderful time of year and the launch of our new Christmas à la carte menu signifies that Christmas is officially on its way.

From heart-warming classics to festive flavours which will certainly get you excited for the upcoming season of merry and joy, we’ve got all you’d ever need.

Christmas is all about coming together with loved ones, catching up with old friends and celebrating the year behind you, looking forward to what’s ahead.

The Bastion Bar & Restaurant is the perfect place to do that.


For starters, you can enjoy delicious dishes such as Goats Cheese and Caramelised Onion Tart, Balsamic Reduction with Basil Oil and Dressed Leaves or what about Homemade Scotch Egg, Serrano Ham Crisps and House Brown Sauce or even traditional Haggis and Lancashire Black Pudding with Neeps and Tatties and Whisky Sauce.

Christmas at The Bastion Bar & Restaurat


Main dishes from this festive à la carte menu include a classic Christmas dinner of Cranberry and Chestnut Stuffed Turkey Breast wrapped in Smoked Streaky Bacon, Crisp Roast Potatoes, Honey Roasted Parsnips, Button Sprouts and Chantenay Carrots with Rich Roasting Gravy. Or why not try something different such as Braised Lamb Shank with Caramelised Fennel and Artichoke Mash with a Thyme and Rosemary Jus. We have two delicious vegetarian options available including an indulgent Butternut Squash and Sweet Potato Risotto, Chilli and Spring Onion with Parmesan Crisp and Dressed Leaves.

Christmas at The Bastion Bar & Restaurat


If you’ve got room for dessert, why not spoil yourself and enjoy an Apple and Cinnamon Crumble Tart accompanied by Whipped Vanilla Cream or if you love Christmas pudding you’ll have to try our incredible Traditional Christmas Pudding with Brandy Sauce and Red Currants.

Christmas at The Bastion Bar & Restaurat

Christmas is a special time of year for us here at The Bastion Bar & Restaurant so come together with family and friends and celebrate in style. We have a dedicated private dining area, Baby Eden which is perfect for family get together and festive celebrations.

To make a reservation, call our dedicated team directly on 0151 459 3383 or email reservations@shanklyhotel.com