Nothing makes more of an impact than presenting a festive treat on some beautiful Christmas dinnerware. When choosing Christmas dinnerware online you should know that anything under 21cm is better as a side plate, whereas over 25cm will be large enough for a dinner plate.
So, whether you need a large platter for the turkey or side plates for warmed mince pies, we have searched high and low for the best Christmas plates:
Wilko Radiance Gold Dinner Plate, 28cm – £2.50
If you don’t want to go over the top with fancy Christmas designs and would prefer something plainer so that you can use it for other special occasions without it looking out of place then these dinner plates from Wilko are perfect. Also available in silver.
Sainsbury’s Home Fireside Dinner Plate – £3.18
Simple and effective design of holly and berries in red set against a cream background allowing you to focus on the delicious food in front of you. Part of Sainsbury’s Fireside collection and a steal at under a fiver.
John Lewis Folklore Side Plate, Neutral/Multi, 20.5cm – £5.00
Delightfully contemporary design here that has been inspired by traditional folk patterns. At first glance it looks like an angel then you look more closely and two birds appear, lovely!
Spode Glen Lodge Stag Side Plate, 27cm – £9.00
Perfectly traditional and celebrating the great Scottish Highlands, this Christmas dinner plate features proud stags and can be used, not just for Christmas but Burns Night and other special occasions.
Fitzgerald Plate, 21cm – £17.95
Just the right size for a side plate so you can use this Christmas plate for desserts or mince pies or even cheese and biscuits at the end of your Christmas dinner. Hand wash and don’t use harsh utensils.
At home with Ashley Thomas – White small ‘Let It Snow’ Christmas platter, 28cm – £20.00
A pretty and modern platter here featuring a ski scene and one that would suit younger families who want to inject a bit of fun at the Christmas table. Ideal for serving the turkey or as a platter for nibbles or veggies.
Marie Luise Ivory Christmas Dining Plate, 27cm – £22.99
Two sizes available for this Christmas dinnerware, the one above is large enough for a dinner plate and the other size is 25cm and could be used as a plate for starters or desserts. Lovely picture of presents under a Christmas tree that would appeal to all ages.
Emma Bridgewater Reindeer 8.5″ Mince Pies Plate, Dia.22cm – £24.95
In the Christmas colours of red and green, this plate features leaping reindeers around the plate and as the plate suggests, is ideal for mince pies. Dishwasher and microwave safe.
Ein Wintermärchen Charger Plate, 23cm – £26.95
Who said charger plates had to be boring? This is a stunning design from the Czech Republic and is made from porcelain china with amazing attention to detail. Perfect for creating that festive atmosphere. Best to keep out of the dishwasher due to the delicate pattern.
Villeroy & Boch Toy’s Fantasy Cake Train Plate, 35cm – £39.75
Perfect for serving sweet festive canapes or mince pies, this is richly decorated with holly and ivy and adds a lovely Christmassy feel to your table.