Celebrate the festive season in style at the top of the Gherkin. You’ll find delicious festive feasts at Helix restaurant, drinks a plenty at the Iris bar, five exclusive private dining rooms for intimate Christmas celebrations and our online shop is stocked full of Christmas gifts!

Christmas Dining at Helix Restaurant at The Gherkin

Christmas Dining at Helix Restaurant at The Gherkin

Celebrate in style sky high as Searcys at the Gherkin’s Helix Restaurant and Iris Bar get ready to open its doors for a December with a golden takeover in partnership with Moët Chandon Champagne. 

For elevated dining, the restaurant will be festive seasonal lunches and dinners at £75 per person for three courses.

Book your Christmas party at The Gherkin

Private Dining at The Gherkin

Choose from our five exclusive private dining rooms located on the 38th floor of The Gherkin to enjoy your private Christmas celebrations. Our adaptable private dining spaces can be hired as single rooms, or combined as double rooms and shaped to fit your occasion.

Christmas Parties

Christmas Parties

Perched high above the city on the top three floors of The Gherkin awaits the ultimate Christmas party venue for up to 260 guests. Celebrate Christmas in style, book your party sky-high at the top of The Gherkin. Our dedicated event managers and talented chefs will make your vision come to life.

New Year’s Eve at The Helix Restaurant

New Year's Eve at The Helix Restaurant

Ring in the New Year at Searcys Helix Restaurant and enjoy a glass of Moët & Chandon Champagne, before indulging in a five-course dinner. Celebrations will continue into the night as the clock strikes midnight.

Tickets are £350 per person

7:30pm – 8:30pm (last reservation)


New Year’s Eve at The Iris Bar


Located on level 40 in the glass dome, the Iris Bar invites guests to enjoy a glass of Moët & Chandon Champagne on arrival, whilst admiring 360-degree views across the City. Celebrations will continue into the night with live entertainment until the early hours.

Tickets are £150 per person

8pm - 9pm (last reservation)

New Year’s Day Dining

New Year’s Day Dining

Keep the celebrations going and join us on New Year's Day for a special three-course lunch accompanied by a glass of Moët & Chandon Champagne at £75 per person. Reservations are available from noon to 4pm.

Gift Experiences

The Gherkin Gift Vouchers

It could be experiencing lunch for two on level 40 of The Gherkin, or sky-high Afternoon Tea. Give the taste of the high life with our range of gift experiences, valid for up to 10 months.

Searcys Champagne Gifts

Searcys Champagne Gifts

Add some welcome fizz to the festive season and celebrate the holidays with a ‘pop’ of Searcys own Selected Cuvée Brut or Rosé Champagne. Expertly developed by Champagne specialists and chef de cave to ensure a crisp and smooth taste in every sip, each bottle is hand-packed into its own gift box with a personalised message and available to deliver nationwide.

Club 1847

Club 1847

Unlock the exclusive benefits as a member of our most valued inner circle. We all love surprises, so watch out for our little somethings for you to enjoy each month in addition to your ongoing benefits.

£19 joining fee