Photo of the Christmas cafe at Muddy Boots


Christmas 2022 – booking now open

Santa and Jingles are ready to return to Muddy Boots this Christmas and they are bringing a handful of the most trusted elves to make sure you have an elftastic Christmas visit.

The Café at Christmas time

Breakfast with Santa

Join us for Breakfast from 9:30am and enjoy an a la carte breakfast in the cosy café, where Santa’s elves will keep you entertained while Santa chats about this busy time of year in Lapland.

Dates: 26th and 27th November, 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th, 22nd, 23rd and 24th December from 9:30-10:15am

Baby Brunch with Santa

Bring your baby or toddler along for a pancake brunch platter, meeting Santa and getting a gift and time to take your piccys with the man in red.

Dates: 7th, 14th and 21st December at 10:30am

  • £10 per adult includes brunch and coffee or tea
  • £8 per child includes brunch, a drink and gift

Scones with Santa

Every Tuesday morning Santa will visit the café during morning coffee time and take time to chat with customers and bring some Christmas spirit to those of you who are still children at heart. Please let your older relatives know so they can enjoy a catch up with Santa.

Dates: 6th, 13th and 20th December from 10:30am

Christmas Afternoon Teas

Photo of a christmas themed afternoon tea platter

A lovely way to enjoy a Christmas treat with friends or family. Our Christmassy afternoon tea is available on Thursday, Friday and Saturdays during December.

From the 1st – 23rd December, 2pm-3pm

  • £14.95 per person
  • £6.95 per child

Pottery Painting Afternoon Teas

This is fun as a pair or in a group. Spend a relaxing Thursday afternoon painting 2 Christmas tree decorations and devouring a Christmassy afternoon tea with friends. You will leave your pottery to be fired and collect a few days later, ready for Christmas.

Dates: 8th and 15th December 2pm-3pm

  • £20 per person

Friday Night Tea Time

We have brought the burgers back, some with a little festive twist ready for your Friday family tea so that you can enjoy time with Santa and his Elves knowing you don’t need to head home and organise dinner. The kids options include Mac and cheese and sausages in a bun.

Dates: 2nd, 9th and 16th December from 5pm

Santa at Muddy Boots

Photo of a baby with Santa

My First Grotto

Bring your wee tot to visit Santa in his Grotto, hear tales from his life in the North Pole and receive a gift from Santa. You will have time to take your own pictures so you can keep your memories of your visit.

  • 0-1yrs — £10

Muddies Christmas Experience

Our traditional Santa’s grotto is a magical way to prepare for Christmas. Join our Elves at school for lots of fun, games, singing and dancing. Older visitors to the elf school can brush up their skills, learn how to become a fully-fledged elf and complete the elf code and receive your own elf hat.

When making your way to the Grotto, make sure to say ‘Hello’ to our donkeys as you head to see Santa.

Santa will be waiting in his cosy rustic grotto to welcome you. He will tell you all about his preparations in Lapland and children will receive a gift.

Dates: 26th and 27th Nov, 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th, 22nd 23rd and 24th December From 10:30am

Friday evenings — from 4pm

Approx. 1hr

  • 2-3yrs — £16 (no personal info used)
  • 4yrs+ — £22 (personalised visit)