Here is some info about pre-Christmas teas and such in the Bay Area. .
Christmas Eve will be covered in another topic that will be posted after Thanksgiving.
Some of the meals in this list start the day after Thanksgiving such as the special dinner at the St. Francis after the Macy’s Union Square tree lighting. So I’m putting it out earlier. Also, some of these sell out early, especially the holiday teas. I’ll add to this as more events are found.
The Garden Court at the Palace seems to have some anniversery holiday events for $19.09 that includes a tour of the hotel
When putting together Thanksgiving restaurants lists, I noted if a website had Christmas info. Most of this has to do with Holiday teas and brunches at the major hotels.
I hope others will clue everyone in about other eating events. I know the wineries often have special events, but I just don’t know which
So far the two events outside SF.
The Meadowood 12 Days of Christmas which already has one dinner sold out ... and the price is $950 ... yep, $950 ... but it includes a night at the hotel. Don't think you can do the dinner separately.
The Napa Valley Wine Train has Santa Trains on various dates and a 7 courses of Christmas train on Dec 12th and 17th
Here’s how price was evaluated
$ Under 30
$$ 30 – 49
$$$ 50 – 69
$$$$ 70 and over
Unfortunately because lists doesn’t format, though there are links to Christmas menus, you will need to cut and paste them into your browser.