The festive season will soon be upon us and what better way to get in the mood for Christmas than with a wonderful meal? We have listed 10 excellent Christmas dinner venues in Sweden and Norway not to be missed! Check out festive favourites in the Nordics here!

Christmas Dinner

All Christmas buffets 2023

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Christmas Buffets in Sweden

Clarion Hotel® Malmö Live – “Julfadern II”

Malmö, Dag Hammarskjölds Torg 2

What’s the line-up? Think back to 1972 when the streets of New York were filled with the thick fumes of cars and cigars mixed with oregano and garlic. Following the success of last year's show, Julfadern, it's now time for yet another unforgettable event based on the classic movie Gudfadern (The Godfather). Prepare for a show that's even wilder and more Italian than last year's! Julfadern II is quite simply not to be missed!

When can I see it? 30 November and 1, 7, 8 & 15 December 2023

How much does it cost and what’s included? Tickets cost 1562 SEK/person. The price includes an apéritif, a Christmas buffet with Italian flavours created by TV chef Sandra Mastios, as well as entertainment by Cornelius Löfmark, Nadia Hamouchi and Elton Bolton.

In case you’re planning a late night and are looking for a place nearby to stay overnight, we offer discounted rates for guests attending the show.

Find out more about Julfadern and get information on how to book here!

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Festive spirit at Quality Hotel™ Winn in Haninge

Haninge, Rudsjöterrassen 3

When is the Christmas buffet available at the hotel? You can enjoy our Christmas buffet from Thursday to Sunday between 30 November and 17 December 2023 with seating times between 6pm-8pm.

What’s on offer? Guests can look forward to beautiful table decorations and an unforgettable dining experience in Haninge's local living room. Pick and choose among the range of festive dishes featuring various seafood starters and cold cuts, as well as hot meat, fish and vegetarian dishes, followed by a tasty table of sweet treats!

How much does it cost? Tickets cost 795 SEK/person. If you prefer, you can also opt to enjoy only the starters and desserts for 595 SEK/person.

How do I book? Please send a booking request to

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Lively Christmas party at Aronsborg

Bålsta, Helgövägen 7

What kind of Christmas party are you planning? The big city show is coming to Bålsta, for an evening of fun and festive dining! You'll be treated to a colourful dinner show by the Holograms - and we even offer table service so you won't miss a thing. You can just relax and enjoy the festivities while we serve you a fabulous meal!

I’m ready to dance! But what’s included? The package includes a welcome drink, and a 4-course meal served during the show with two drinks and admission to the hotel nightclub.

When is the show and how do I pay? Go ahead and mark 8 or 9 December 2023 in your calendar! We advise you to book as soon as possible as tickets are selling fast. Tickets cost 1195 SEK/person.

How do I book? You’ll find more information and a booking link here!

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Ring in the festive season at Quality Hotel™ Match in Jönköping

Jönköping, Brånebacken 4

What kind of Christmas dinner do you have? We invite you to enjoy our seasonal dinners from the last weekend in November right up until Christmas at the NÒR restaurant. Look forward to a festive meal with fabulous flavours, and a wonderful feeling of joy and togetherness. To us, Christmas celebrations should be stress-free and delicious, with plenty of time to spend with friends, family and colleagues.

What does the Christmas dinner include? Dinner begins with mulled wine (glögg), followed by a starter, a main course, and a dessert. At the end of the meal, we serve NÒR's tasty bag of sweets that is filled with plenty of festive favourites.

How much does it cost? Tickets cost 725 SEK/person.

Where can I find out more information and how do I book? For booking details and further information about our Christmas menu, please contact us at

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Christmas buffet and show by the Hake Fjord at the Stenungsbaden Yacht Club

Stenungsund, Södra Stenungsön

How are you celebrating the festive season? This year, we invite you to a Christmas show with the Juni band! The'll kick off with some pleasant piano tunes while guests mingle , and will then provide musical entertainment with a range of fabulous cover songs throughout the evening. When the band leaves the stage, the festivities continue with a DJ and dancing!

What’s included in the price? Guests can enjoy glögg (mulled wine) upon arrival, as well as the delicious Christmas buffet, show and live DJ.

When can I book? The Christmas buffet and show are available to book on the following dates: 24 & 25 November and 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 15 & 16 December 2023.

How much does it cost? The event is available as part of an overnight stay, so the price depends entirely on which kind of accommodation you choose. You’ll find more information, booking details and prices here!

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Christmas Buffets in Norway

Clarion Hotel® Trondheim – Christmas show with a mysterious crime musical

Trondheim, Brattørkaia 1

A crime musical? Tell me more! We invite you to join us for an evening filled with music, mystery and murder! All the events unfold on international waters on the M/S Kronprins Harald, otherwise known as the Kiel ferry. If you pay close attention, you may even be the sleuth who solves the mystery...

How much does it cost? Tickets are available from 730 NOK/person. Before the show, treat yourself to a festive buffet that can be booked separately.

When is it on? The Christmas show is available every day between 8-20 December 2023, but please note that some dates are already fully booked. Don't delay - book your tickets today!

Find out more and book the Christmas show of the year at Clarion Hotel® Trondheim here!

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Clarion Hotel® The Edge – Christmas buffet & show

Tromsø, Kaigata 6

What kind of Christmas buffet do you have? This year, we invite you to enjoy a wonderful Christmas buffet in our restaurant or, if you're a large group, in a private room. After dinner, it's concert time!

Exciting! What dates are available and what kind of concert is it? On 1 and 2 December, we will be welcoming one of the world's most prominent ABBA tribute bands - 1974 Abba Tribute - to celebrate Scandinavia's biggest pop group with iconic costumes and a fabulous show. On 8 and 9 December, Harald Bakkeby Moe and his band will be hosting a musical festive evening that will take you on a journey from Tromsø right into the heart of New York City!

How much does it cost? The 1974 ABBA Tribute concert costs 540 NOK/person and the Harald Bakkeby Moe concert is available from 455 NOK/person. The Christmas buffet is to be booked separately - you'll find more information by clicking on the link below.

Find out more about the Christmas party and reserve your tickets here!


Traditional Christmas buffet or festive family feast at Quality Hotel™ River Station

Drammen, Dr. Hansteinsgate 7

What kind of Christmas buffets do you have and when can I enjoy them? We have Christmas buffets for everyone! On Fridays and Saturdays between 24 November and 16 December, we'll be serving a wonderful Christmas buffet, and a DJ will provide a festive vibe and some excellent dance tunes. On Sunday 3 December, you can enjoy our festive family feast featuring glögg (mulled wine) for the adults upon arrival, followed by a wonderful Christmas buffet. And kids can keep an eye out for Julenissen (Santa Claus) who is rumoured to be paying a visit to Quality Hotel™ River Station that day!

How much does it cost? The festive family feast costs 625 NOK/person for adults and 295 NOK/person for children aged 6-12 - it's free for kids under 6. The traditional Christmas buffet costs 895 NOK/person.

Find out more about our various Christmas buffets and submit your booking request here!


Enjoy the festive season at Clarion Hotel® Ernst

Kristiansand, Rådhusgt. 2

Whom should I bring? Everyone is welcome here! So, go ahead and invite your family, friends, colleagues and soon-to-be-friends to celebrate the magic of the festive season here at Clarion Hotel® Ernst!

What's on? Guests can look forward to a sumptuous Christmas buffet with musical performances every Friday and Saturday between 24 November and 9 December, as well as a more classic Christmas buffet on Fridays and Saturdays between 17 November and 16 December. We’re also serving a festive Christmas lunch from Monday-Thursday during weeks 49 and 50 (4-14 December). On 17 December, you're invited for a fabulous family Christmas buffet with great food, an orchestra, face painting, and a special visit from Julenissen (Santa Claus)!

How much do the various buffets cost? ? Classic Christmas buffet on Fridays and Saturdays: 798 NOK/person. Christmas buffet with musical entertainment: 998 NOK/person. Christmas lunch: 550 NOK/person. Family buffet on 17 December: 650 NOK for adults and 298 NOK for children aged 3-12.

How do I book? Please send an email to or call us on +47 38 12 86 13.

Find out more information here!


Quality Hotel™ Leangkollen - a taste of tradition

Asker, Bleikeråsen 215

What’s on? We invite you to experience our traditional Christmas buffet, family buffet and a festive à la carte lunch menu.

When can I bring my family, friends and colleagues to enjoy these traditional treats? Our traditional Christmas buffet will be served on Fridays and Saturdays between 17 November and 9 December. The family buffet will be available on selected dates – Saturdays (2, 9 & 16 December) and Sundays (26 November & 17 December). Our festive lunch will be served on weekdays between 29 November and 22 December 2022.

Should I go for the “standard” Christmas buffet or the family one? If you love Christmas food, but can do without Julenissen (Santa Claus), then we recommend you to book the “standard” Christmas buffet. On the other hand, if you really love Julenissen and enjoy some fun and games, then the family buffet is the one for you!

Prices? Christmas buffet: 1095 NOK/person on Fridays and 995 NOK/person on Saturdays. Family Christmas buffet: 725 NOK for adults, 295 NOK for children aged 6-12, 125 NOK for children aged 3-5 and free of charge for children under 3!

You'll find booking details and further information here.


All Christmas buffets 2023

Read more about all of our Christmas buffets here!