Private dining menus in Hampshire

Quality time at its best

Private dining at The Elvetham

Here at The Elvetham we know how to throw a party. And with the help of Head Chef Darren, delicious food and fine wine are a given at any celebration. Private dining is the perfect excuse to catch up with friends, celebrate as a team, and make the most of your quality time together. Please see below for a selection of our private dining menus.

If you or your guests have any dietary requirements, please let us know when you make your enquiry and we will organise some alternatives for you.


The perfect start to any fantastic evening, canapés are a guaranteed crowd pleaser to whet your guests' appetites for what's to come.

Private dining

Sometimes the best way to catch up is over a delicious sit down three course meal. From prawn cocktail and salads to Gigot of lamb and seared duck breast, we have something for everyone. Vegetarian options available.


Gather friends, family, and colleagues for an afternoon in the sun while enjoying 35 acres of stunning gardens at The Elvetham.

Afternoon tea

Sample delicately homemade cakes and finger sandwiches, scones with lashings of clotted cream, and wash it all down with a glass or two of bubbly. Available for groups of 12 or more.

Fork buffet

Available for just £22.95 our fork buffet includes hot, cold, savoury, and sweet dishes for a minimum of 20 people.

Finger buffet

Perfect for large gatherings and events, our finger buffets offer light bites without a formal sit down meal.

Bowl buffet

Available for up to 20 people, a bowl buffet offers the perfect compromise between a sociable finger buffet and a more substantial meal.


Our wine list has been expertly curated to ensure you can find the perfect bottle or two for your next event. Take a look, make your choice and celebrate in style...

Once again we had a fantastic evening at The Elvetham. The staff were fantastic, the Conservatory looked stunning and the food was outstanding on presentation and taste.

Parent and Staff School Ball - Friday 12th May 2017

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Flowing Champagne, delicious food or the ultimate party playlist: whatever you're looking for in your celebration, our friendly team of event specialists can make it happen.