TheMad Platter provides casual dining in the heart of Usk Town, offering a whole bounty of Christmas cheer this festive season in the form of heavenly food and drink.

Owner Christos Kyriakidis is a multi-award-winning mixologist, whose skill and knowledge behind the bar is second to none – so you can expect first class cocktails and exceptional spirits from around the world.

Christos and his team recently won Cocktail Bar of the Year and Afternoon Tea of the Year at this Year’s V Awards , an incredible achievement for their first year in business Skilled chefs focus on using high quality fresh ingredients that are sourced from local suppliers and producers, where they create delicious sharing platters for two people or more, ranging from a selection of meticulously-made espresso cocktails to fabulous charcuterie meat platters.

A wonderful Christmas platter is offered all throughout the festive season up until Sunday, December 23, and features slices of turkey and beef, Scotch egg, pork pie, pickled onions and a selection of three cheeses with chutney and crackers for £30.

If you have room for a little bit more, why not sample a homemade treat from the dessert platter? This includes a mince pie, mini chocolate and
cranberry cake, brownie with ice cream, Christmas pudding and macaroons for just £12.

Afternoon tea options change with the seasons at The Mad Platter, with this year’s festive option set to be the best yet.

So, if you’re a lover of afternoon tea, you can indulge the senses with an extra special festive tea party this December, which is priced at £17.50 per
person or at £22.50 with a homemade Bellini.

This festive tea party features a divine selection of four different sandwiches, four sumptuous cakes, freshly-made scones with clotted cream, as well as unlimited tea or coffee.

Afternoon tea is an incredibly popular option at The Mad Platter, as its offerings were recently voted as Afternoon Tea of the Year, so if you haven’t already tried its offerings, what are you waiting for? The Mad Platter is open seven days a week, from 3pm until 11pm onMonday and Tuesday; from noon until midnight on Wednesday and Thursday; noon until 1am on Friday and Saturday; and from 2pm until 10pm on Sunday.

Please check the website and Facebook page for Christmas openings, for private parties and live music.

7 Bridge Street, Usk, NP15 1BQ.

01291 760630

Facebook: @madplatterusk