Weddings at The Lion, Waddesdon

The historic Lion in Waddesdon is an ideal venue for your wedding celebration.
We can cater for up to 30 seated at tables or up to 70 buffet style in our stylish restaurant.
For larger events, marquees of various sizes can be erected at the rear of the hotel, allowing us to cater from 70-100 seated and for buffets up to 250.
We can arrange for music and entertainment to suit all tastes.
Flowers arrangement and decoration can be arranged if required.
For more details contact us at; info@thelionwaddesdon.co.uk

As a guide to pricing, we have prepared the sample menu packages below:

  • The Lion Canapés
  • The Lion Gold Menu
  • The Lion Silver Menu
  • The Lion Wedding Carvery
  • The Lion Wedding Buffet
  • The Lion Cold Evening Buffet
  • The Lion Hot Evening Buffet
  • The Lion Drinks Packages

The Lion Canapés

Please choose 3 of the following:
Prawn and Mango mini kebabs
Stilton and Chutney bites
Goats cheese bruschetta and child jam
Cucumber, creme cheese and smoked salmon crostini
Chicken liver pate with red onion marmalade
Selection of mini pizza bites
Orange and smoked duck breast crostini
Pineapple and ham hock sticks
Prawn and petite pou.
Brie and cranberry tartlet

£7.95 per person

The Lion Gold Menu

To complete your menu please chose two starters, a main and a dessert from the following:

Starters
Mushroom and Chicken terrine served with toasted crostini and homemade onion chutney
Rosette of Melon with berry compote
Seasonal soup
Fresh Calamari ring with lemon mayonnaise
Sweet onion marmalade and goats cheese filo parcel with honey dressing

Mains
Traditional ratatouille with pan fried breast of chicken and balsamic glaze
Steak and Ale puff pastry pie with creamy mash potato and seasonal vegetables
Cous cous stuffed bell pepper served with mozzarella, courgette and tomato
Supreme of salmon and asparagus filo parcel with herb butter new potatoes and white wine veloute

Desserts
Homemade chocolate brownie served with vanilla ice cream
Lemon posset
Homemade cheese cake
Raspberry Creme brûlée
Eton mess

£36.95 per person

The Lion Silver Menu

To complete your menu please chose one starter, main and dessert from the following:

Starters
Mushroom and Chicken terrine served with toasted crostini and homemade onion chutney
Seasonal Soup
Traditional prawn cocktail

Mains
Beef Roast served with seasonal vegetable, Yorkshire pudding and gravy
Caponata served with penne pasta
Chicken and bacon pie served with seasonal vegetables and creamy mash potato

Desserts
Homemade chocolate brownie served with vanilla ice cream
Eton mess

£26.00 per person

The Lion Wedding carvery Menu

To complete your menu please chose two starters and desserts from the following:

Starters
Mushroom and Chicken terrine served with toasted crostini and homemade onion chutney
Rosette of Melon with berry compote
Seasonal soup
Fresh Calamari ring with lemon mayonnaise
Sweet onion marmalade and goats cheese filo parcel with honey dressing

Carvery Main
Turkey
Beef
Lamb
Served with giant Yorkshire puddings, seasonal veg, roast potatoes and gravy
Vegetarian option for main must be discussed with chef

Desserts
Homemade chocolate brownie served with vanilla ice cream
Lemon posset
Homemade cheese cake
Raspberry Creme brûlée
Eton mess

For 30 guests or less
£37.00 per person

The Lion Wedding Breakfast Buffet Menu

Meats and Fish
Fresh dressed salmon
Sliced honey glazed ham
Cold roast beef
Pork loin

Salads
Tomato and basil pasta
Tossed mixed leaves
Coleslaw
New potato salad
Tomato and red onion

Selection of crusty breads

Mini Desserts
Lemon Posset
Homemade brownie
Cheesecake
Chocolate strawberries

£26.00 per person
Prices provided for all extras on request

The Lion Cold Evening Buffet Menu

Selection of sandwiches
Quiche
Pizza

Marinated Chicken Legs
Sausage rolls

Tomato and basil pasta
Tossed mixed leaves
Coleslaw or New potato salad

Crisps
Nuts

£9.95 per person
Prices provided for all extras on request

The Lion Hot Evening Buffet Menu

Lasagne
Chilli
Curry
(All can be meat or vegetarian)

Garlic Bread or selection or rustic breads
Basmati Rice

£14.50 per person
Prices provided for all extras on request

The Lion Drinks Packages

Package A
1 glass of sparkling wine
Half Bottle of house wine with wedding breakfast
Water for tables
£19.00 per head

Package B

1 glass of champagne or pimms
Half bottle of wine with wedding breakfast
Water for the tables
£28.00 per head

Tea and coffee can be added to either package for £4.00per person

Some items may contain nuts, bones and allergens so please proceed with caution. If you are concerned about dietary restrictions then please ask for assistance when choosing.