Canterbury Christmas Market 2023

Breakfast with Santa

From: £10.00

This is a very popular activity – Please book early to avoid disappointment

Please note, filming for a promotional video will be taking place on 2nd December.  Please let a member of staff know if you would prefer not to be filmed.

  • Unfortunately we are unable to offer Gluten Free options.
  • If dairy free is required, please make a note in the options box at checkout.
  • Please make sure you state your choice of menu items in the space provided at checkout.

Breakfast with Santa
The Real Eating Company, Whitefriars Shopping Centre, Whitefriars Square, Canterbury CT1 2TD

Bring the little ones along to a meet-and-greet session with Santa!  The experience includes breakfast, Christmas-themed activities and the elves.

There is one session each day which lasts for approximately 90 minutes and takes place at The Real Eating Company (First Floor), Whitefriars Square where Santa and his Elves have taken up residence.

The dates available are Sat 2nd December, Sun 3rd, Sat 9th, Sun 10th, Sat 16th, Sun 17th, Thurs 21st, Fri 22nd, Sat 23rd, Sun 24th 9 am to 10.30 am.

The cost is £10.00 for children, including breakfast, activities and a meet and greet with Santa.

  • Maximum 2 adults per child
  • Accompanying adult hot drink and pastry £8.00
  • Accompanying adult hot drink and breakfast £10.00

A £1.50 non-refundable booking fee per booking is included in the total amount payable.  Please see our FAQ section for information about cancellations & re-booking.

Breakfast for children includes:-

  • Hot chocolate or baby chino
  • Cawston Apple Juice
  • Pancakes with maple syrup, aerosol cream, strawberries and blueberries OR Vegan option vegan waffles, maple syrup and fruits.
  • Yoghurt Tubes – Regular and Vegan options available 
  • Christmas cookie

Accompanying Adult hot drink and pastry £8.00 per person

Accompanying Adult hot drink and breakfast: £10.00 per person

Pancakes with a hot drink – Choice of:

  • 3 pancakes, 2 bacon, maple syrup and strawberry
  • 3 pancakes, yoghurt, compote, maple syrup and strawberry


  • A Bacon roll or  Vegetarian/vegan sausage in a roll roll. 


Festive Fruit Kebabs


Santa and his Elves have taken up residence on the upper floor so, if you need any assistance, please let us know before you arrive.

Dietary requirements and food allergies

If anyone in your party has any special dietary requirements or food allergies, please use the notes section at checkout to tell us about your requirements.  We’ll always do our best to help.

Breakfast with Santa

About cancellations & re-booking

You may cancel a booking up to 7 days prior to the date of your booking and receive a full refund minus any booking fee.  Usually, we trigger refunds within 24 hours of cancellation but it may take 7-10 days for funds to reach your account. This is beyond our control.

For cancellations within 7 days of your booking, we are not able to offer a refund.  Sorry.

A Booking cannot be rescheduled.  You will need to cancel and re-book.

You can manage your booking by visiting and logging in with your email address and password.

Any questions?  Please see our FAQ page