Private Dining

Private Dining

Hold your private dinner in an exclusive country house

Finding the perfect venue to host a significant anniversary or milestone birthday can often be daunting. Here at Knowsley Hall we deliver a truly unforgettable private dining experience within a stately home setting. Our historic house will be exclusively yours to be wined and dined by our attentive staff, making it the most memorable of occasions.

The Venue

With parts of the building dating back to the 1500s, Knowsley Hall is bursting with history. With architectural and interior influences from the Georgian, Jacobean, Baroque and Victorian eras, there is something unique to catch your eye around every corner. But don’t be fooled by the traditional exterior. Of course, we love nothing more than to transport you through history on your visit, but we also promise to delight your taste buds by bringing an ever-changing modern menu to the table.

Whether you are celebrating an intimate anniversary meal or hosting a large corporate event, private dining at Knowsley Hall provides the perfect backdrop. Tucked away in the heart of the Estate, Knowsley Hall is the only stately home in Merseyside, making it the perfect place to celebrate those extra special occasions.

Group Sizes

It doesn’t matter if we are creating special romantic moments for loved-up couples or hosting a fine dining experience for your award ceremony, we always go the extra mile. Our exclusive dining room can seat up to 132 guests, meaning there is plenty of space to accommodate all of your guests. However, we can also create a more intimate setting for family celebrations or large groups.

With grand decor everywhere you look, Knowsley Hall exudes the opulence you deserve for an exclusive private dinner. The Stucco Ballroom is ideal for hosting a lavish family dinner, corporate sit down meal or large business meetings. The stunning gold encrusted ceiling is sure to impress your guests and there is a light, airy feeling about the room.

The State Dining Room has an air of grandeur that will make you feel like royalty. Perfect for special occasions, The State Dining Room is magnificent and you will enjoy exclusive hire of the entire Knowsley Hall Venue. Whether you’d prefer to be tucked away in the corner for a private candle-lit dinner or share an exclusive dining experience with friends and family, we promise to make your private dinner with Knowsley Hall one to remember.

The Food

Celebrating a cultivation of local seasonal ingredients, our menus are expertly designed by the Head Chef to the Knowsley Estate. With bright fresh flavours gracing the summer menu to warm, comforting dishes throughout the winter, our chefs really know how to showcase the best ingredients the season has to offer.

We want everyone who dines with us to enjoy a meal they won’t forget, that’s why we offer plenty of choices for everyone. From plant-based and vegetarian dishes to meat and seafood, we have ensured there is something on the menu that everyone can enjoy. And, if you have any additional dietary requirements, simply request a sample of our allergen information so everyone in your party can enjoy their meal safely.

Something Special

For extra special occasions, please feel free to ask for a chat with our chef to add some unique personal touches. Respecting every aspect of the dish with fine attention to detail, your private dining experience at Knowsley Hall is sure to be one you won’t forget quickly.

So, whether you are looking for somewhere to whisk away friends and family for the evening or impress your employees with a fancy awards dinner, you really will struggle to find somewhere as magical as Knowsley Hall. Our staff will cater to your every need and ensure your evening at our exclusive venue is one to remember.

To find out more about private dining at Knowsley Hall, contact us now on 0151 489 4827 or email us at Our events team will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have and help you to plan the perfect private dinner.

To view our menu and get a taste of what’s in store for you, click here.

A list of allergens for all our menus is available upon request.

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Our Awards

Knowsley Hall are proud to have received several prestigious awards.

  • Visit England Breakfast Award

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