Back Bay Bistro Hosts Brunch with Santa and Christmas Eve Dinner

Updated: Sep 24, 2020

Back Bay Bistro welcomes guests to celebrate the holidays with family, friends, great food and Mr. Claus himself at Brunch with Santa on Saturdays, December 8 and 22. Take photos with Santa in between trips to the sprawling buffet tables highlighting live food stations like cooked-to-order omelets and pancakes, and a dessert display featuring white and milk chocolate fountains, add endless champagne and mimosas for just $5 or a Bloody Mary carafe for $10. Brunch seatings are available from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

For those who wish to dine out on Christmas Eve, Back Bay Bistro is hosting a gourmet, five-course Christmas Eve dinner highlighting seasonal sides, three succulent main course options and decadent desserts with seatings from 4:30-8 p.m. Celebrate the season in the festive waterfront atmosphere with gorgeous views of the Back Bay illuminated with holiday lights.

Christmas Eve Dinner Menu:

First Course

Friese Salad & Blistered Baby Heirloom Tomatoes

blood orange vinaigrette

Second Course

Butternut Squash Bisque

Third Course

Venison Scallopini

parsnip and sweet potato mashed, red wine reduction


Striped Sea Bass

wild mushroom risotto, citrus chardonnay sauce

Main Course

Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb

mint jus, goat cheese polenta, mixed vegetables


Chicken Marsala

roasted fingerling potatoes, broccolini


Center Cut Filet of Beef

point reyes blue cheese sauce, au gratin potatoes, mixed vegetables

*Vegetarian option available upon request


Chocolate Yule Log Cake


Pumpkin Spice Crème Brûlée

Brunch with Santa: $28 for adults $13 for children 10 years and under

Saturdays, December 8 and 22

Seatings from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Christmas Eve Dinner: $65 per person

Monday, December 24

Seatings from 4:30-8 p.m.

*Tax and 18% service charge is not reflected in per person pricing

Back Bay Bistro

1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Reservations: (949) 729-1144



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