Best places to celebrate Burns Night in Buckinghamshire

Burns Night is an annual Scottish tradition where the life and poetry of Robert Burns is celebrated. These celebratory suppers have been taking place for over two centuries, since 1801 and are usually held on or around the poet’s birthday – 25th January. Burns Suppers consist of being served haggis, reciting Burns’ songs and poems plus bagpipe playing if you’re fortunate enough!

Here’s a variety of different venues hosting Burns Night in Buckinghamshire this January, so make sure you book early to guarantee your space.

Gerrards Cross Golf Club

Bring along your friends and family to the Gerrards Cross Golf Club on Friday 27th January 2017. This eventful evening commences at 7:30pm until 12:30am.

Location: Gerrards Cross Golf Club, Chalfont Park, GX, SL9 0QA

Ticket Price: £40 per person

The dress code for this event is black tie / evening dress but do feel free to include some tartan to your outfit!

Enjoy a wine reception on arrival followed by a delicious 3 course dinner with tea or coffee.

Your ticket also includes:

  • Scottish Piper (Malcolm Brady)
  • Heads & Tails Entry
  • Scottish Country Dancing

Places are limited so ensure you book your tickets in advance. If you wish you can make up your own tables of 8 to 12 people. For more information click here.

The Ethorpe (Chef & Brewer)

85 Packhorse Road, Gerrards Cross, SL9 8HX

Tuck into a scrumptious 4 course taster menu for Burns Night at The Ethorpe in Gerrards Cross. This taster menu is £19.99 per person. There are an assortment of dishes to get your taste buds tingling! The date to add to your diary is Wednesday 25th January.


Cullen skink
Pork, duck & orange paté
Eggs royale with oak-smoked Scottish salmon

Second Course

Haggis, neeps & tatties


Ham hock
Chicken supreme
Wild Scottish venison medallions


Raspberry cranachan
Spotted dick
Salted caramel apple crumble

Taplow House Hotel

Taplow House Hotel welcomes you to celebrate Burns Night on Saturday 28th January. A piper will escort you to dinner to welcome the haggis before indulging in a 3 course meal.


Cream of swede and potato soup, haggis bonbon

Main Course

6oz Rib Eye of Aberdeen Angus beef steak, neeps, tatties, Glenmorangie jus

Slow cooked wild mushroom and butternut squash barley risotto, blue cheese sauce (v)



Tea/coffee served with homemade Scottish tablet.

Don’t miss out on this great event. Book your place now for £29.95 per person.

Venue: Taplow House Hotel, Berry Hill, Taplow, SL6 0DA

Harewood Downs Golf Club

Visit Harewood Downs Golf Club on Saturday 21st January for an evening celebrating the life of Robert Burns. A three course dinner with haggis for starter will be served followed by speeches and recitations of Burns’ songs and poems. This is a great opportunity to join with friends, family or work colleagues and celebrate Burns Night.

The event begins at 6:30 pm to 11:00 pm and entry is £35 per person.

Location: Harewood Downs Golf Club, Cokes Lane, Chalfont St. Giles, HP8 4TA

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