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David Burke Tavern and others offering Christmas Classics
December 19, 2020, 9:59.18 am ET


David Burke Tavern, Holiday Meals

David Burke Tavern is serving up chef /owner David Burke’s take on an enticing array of retro holiday favorites with Beef Wellington - beef tenderloin layered with duck and goose liver pate, accented with black truffles and mushroom duxelles, all wrapped in a golden puff pastry- playing the starring main attraction role on the four-course (including three sides and three desserts!) menu at $450 for up to eight. House made Angry Eggnog, Apple Cider Bourbon and Mulled Wine in 32 oz bottles at $62 to $68 can add additional Christmas cheer.

The holiday food and / or beverage will be available for pick-up at David Burke Tavern at 135 E. 62nd Street, NYC on Dec. 23 from 11am – 3pm and dec. 25 from 11am – 1pm. Orders currently being taken right up until the 24th via Christmas Grab & Go | David Burke Tavern | NYC Christmas Dinner To-Go

Jones Wood Foundry, Holiday Meals
Photo: Jones Wood Foundry
For a very traditional British Christmas culinary experience, Jones Wood Foundry, the Upper East Side’s little slice of England, is offering its celebrated Roast Beef & Yorkshire Pudding or Roast Turkey as the centerpiece of its three-course Holiday To Go Box menu, Both are graced by potato gratin, Brussels sprouts, glazed carrots, and bacon wrapped chipotala (a small spicy sausage). The Roast Beef Holiday To Go Box for four is $320, while a festive foursome can fesat on the Roast Turkey version for $200 There is also turkey-for-two at $110. And roast beef, complete with Yorkshire pudding, red wine gravy and horseradish cream can be added to a turkey box for $150.

Delivery available throughout Manhattan on Dec. 23 and Dec 24 wiht a $5 delivery fee, ditto for deliveries those same days throughout the Larchmont, Mamaroneck, Rye and Rye Neck areas of Westchester Co. Orders can be made via through Dec. 20.

Great Performances holiday meals
Photo: Great Performances
Great Performances, the metro area’s premiere caterer, has partnered in its pandemic pivoting to service intimate at-home gatherings with Baldor Food. The centerpiece whole roasted chicken – two whole birds of approximately three pounds each per order - comes from Goffle Road Poultry Farm, family owned and operated since 1948 in Bergen Co. NJ’s nearby Wykoff, while the produce on the menu is sourced from, a network of farms in NY, PA and NJ, including Great Performances’ own organic Katchkie Farm in Kinderhook, NY.
Orders for Christmas Eve and Christmas may be placed online at for delivery on Dec. 23 via No delivery charge throughout most of the tri-state area with minimum order for home deliveries of $200.