Glowing Christmas trees. A dozen fireplaces. Twinkling lights on every path. This season, Rancho Bernardo Inn is transformed into an oh-so-merry-and-bright winter wonderland. Dine over special seasonal menus for both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Celebrate the spirit of the season with us—and let your holiday story unfold.
CHRISTMAS EVE & DAY DINING
We invite you to a merry feast filled with the freshest ingredients, joyous surroundings, and Christmas cheer! Indulge in our Chef's four-course menu offered on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day at AVANT. Or, dine in our ballroom for our Christmas Day buffet, inclusive of beer, wine, and live music.
Aragon Ballroom Christmas Day
Indulge Christmas Day with our complete holiday buffet featuring live music in our Aragon ballroom.
Seating times from 11am-2:30pm
or call 858.675.8557
Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant
Celebrate all day with regular a la carte dining or enjoy a traditional Christmas Day Three-Course Menu.
*not inclusive of gratuity and surcharge
or call 858.649.1967
Savor a specially crafted Four-Course Prix Fixe Christmas Eve & Day menu with live music.
or call 844.226.2044
13TH ANNUAL LIFE-SIZE GINGERBREAD HOUSE
For the past 12-years, our amazing chefs (and their elves) have worked to bring this incredible Life-Size Gingerbread House to life to help celebrate the holiday season. This year, we are excited to welcome you back to enjoy this, as well as all the other festive décor and experiences at Rancho Bernardo Inn. Scroll to the bottom of the page to watch a video about last year’s Gingerbread house and learn some fun facts!
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16th, 2022 - Jingle & Mingle with Santa!
Mark your calendar on Friday, December 16th, 2022 for our annual Champagne & Shopping event, featuring a special visit from Santa Claus and friends on a vintage fire engine, our life-size gingerbread house on display, hot cocoa, and more!
AVANT 12 DAYS OF COCKTAILS
Our Twelve Days of Christmas Cocktails kicks off Wednesday, December 7th - Sunday December 18th, 2022 at AVANT.
Sample the season with seasonal signature cocktails infused with chef's garden ingredients by mixologist and beverage manager, Jason Sorge. Always remember that the best way to spread Christmas cheer is drinking cocktails when friends are near.
Countdown to Christmas Cocktails begins now!
Experience the holiday magic at Rancho Bernardo Inn all month long at our pop-up ‘Tis The Season Tavern. In conjunction with our life-size gingerbread house, we will be featuring holiday-themed cocktails amid an expertly decorated bar space. Over-the-top Christmas decorations and holiday displays will ensure you will feel ‘in the spirit’ all month long