Functions and gatherings

Here at The Travellers Friend we love to throw a party! Whether you’re looking for a casual dinner with friends or something more formal, corporate event management or an area for drinks – come and talk to us to get the ball rolling!
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Churchill Room

This delightful room has space for 55 standing and 28 sit down, a fully staffed bar and still room for live entertainment or a DJ. We can accommodate any and all dietary needs and are happy to write bespoke menus on your behalf with no room hire charges for private dining. We can offer a full range of delicious food offerings, from set- menus to our excellent buffet selection. We are fully flexible with a personal service, so whether your event is social or professional, a dinner or drinks, come and find out what we can offer. The Churchill room offers its own television facilities too – perfect for all your conference and business requirements alongside sharing those weird and wonderful pictures of loved ones on their special nights.

Aviary Restaurant

Our magnificent open plan restaurant and kitchen provide a truly prestigious venue for any special event. With formal seating for up to 60 or standing for 200, this beautiful airy room benefits from all day sunshine and is the perfect space for an exclusive celebration in a very impressive setting. With the kitchen on view, you and your guests are able to see our talented kitchen brigade prepare and cook your meal, whilst enjoying a bottle of one or two from our specially selected wine menu.


Looking for something different for your special Wedding Day? Celebrate your special occasion in style in our gorgeous private dining room with all our facilities at your disposal. For something less formal, our Churchill Room has everything you need including full air conditioning, integrated speaker system, private bar, and dedicated bathrooms. Our food is fresh and seasonal, and we are happy to design bespoke menus for any taste or budget.

Wakes and Memorials

We can host an un-intrusive and respectful service for funeral receptions, where family and friends are able to come together to share memories and celebrate the life of your loved one. To enquire about holding a wake, please get in touch.

Momentous Meetings

From breakfast meetings to all day training sessions The Churchill Room is a perfect space to get the team out of the office! Fully air conditioned, with Wi-Fi and an integrated screen and speaker system for presentations. An enjoyable space with good natural lighting, which is a short walk from Woodford Station on the Central line.
We also offer a £25 food and drink voucher, for the booker to spend in our restaurant and bar!
Get in touch to discuss your very own tailor- made package.