Bill’s Restaurant

Cuisine: Bar and resto

What’s the deal: They are running two offers:

  • Play their Christmas game and get a BOGOF voucher to use between 2nd January – 12th February (excl Saturdays)

  • Sign up to their newsletter at least four weeks before your birthday and you can get a FREE bottle of Prosecco (or non-alcoholic option of Cherry Blossom Spritz) to celebrate your birthday! You must pre-book a table and each guest must order a main meal or from their set menu. At their Fitzrovia branch only. Ongoing offer.

When: As above

Where: Their London restos are in Baker St, Greenwich, Hammersmith, Wimbledon, Shepherd’s Bush, Covent Garden, Soho and Victoria. Find your local here

Spending Christmas alone?

What’s the deal: Spending Christmas alone? These organisations are offering some festive support:


Who: The Alexandra Pub

Offer: They serve free Xmas dinners and wine to anyone who would otherwise be all alone on Christmas Day.

When: 25th December, between 12-3pm

Where: Wimbledon

Address: 33 Wimbledon Hill Road



Who: Peckham Soup Kitchen

Offer: Get a free Christmas dinner (plus activities, and food parcel giveaways)

When: 25th December – 12-4pm

Where: Elephant and Castle

Address: Mercato Metropolitano, 42 Newington Causeway, SE1 6DR


Who: Jackson’s Lane

Offer: They are offering a traditional sit-down lunch for 100 people, alongside a Christmas hamper delivery for a further 200 people, including vulnerable older adults and families. 

When: 25th December

Where: Highgate

Address: Jacksons Lane, 269a Archway Road, N6 5AA

Other: Contact if you’d like to refer an adult in need on Christmas Day.


Who: Age Exchange

Offer: They are donating 100 meals this winter to claim from their cafe. Just pick up a voucher from them to claim this.

When: This winter, first come first served

Where: Blackheath

Address: 11 Blackheath Village, SE3 9LA


Cuisine: International, seasonal

What’s the deal: Buy a drink per head, and get 50% off food (up to £10 pp)!

When: Offer runs on:

  • Tuesday & Wednesday 5pm- 9pm
  • Thursday & Friday 12pm – 3.30pm.

Where: Wimbledon

Address: 138 Merton Road, SW19 1EH

The Alexandra

What’s the deal: ​‘Meet Up Mondays’ is a community scheme which aims to bring people together. So if you’re bored, lonely, or just want to meet new and local people, just turn up. There’s free tea, coffee and sandwiches, plus a game of bingo, a raffle and a quiz – all free!

When: Every Monday from 12 noon.

Where: Wimbledon

Address: 33 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 7NE