Bridgerton Themed Dinner and Drinks Menu: A Regency Feast


Welcome, lords and ladies, to our enchanting Bridgerton-themed dinner party! This evening, we’ll indulge in a delightful feast inspired by the elegance and opulence of the Regency era. From sophisticated appetizers to sumptuous main courses and decadent desserts, this menu is designed to transport you and your guests to the world of Bridgerton. So, don your finest attire and prepare to dine like the ton!

Embracing the Spirit of a Bridgerton Party

A Bridgerton-themed party is all about elegance, sophistication, and a touch of romance. The food and drinks should reflect the refinement and luxury of a high-society banquet. Think lavish spreads, rich flavours, and beautifully presented dishes. This menu includes a variety of exquisite dishes that will make your guests feel like they’ve stepped into a Regency ball.

Appetizers: Elegant Starters

  1. Cucumber Tea Sandwiches:
    • Ingredients: 1 loaf white bread, 1 cucumber (thinly sliced), 1/2 cup cream cheese, 1 tbsp fresh dill (chopped), salt and pepper to taste.
    • Instructions: Cut the crusts off the bread and slice it into small squares or triangles. Mix cream cheese with dill, salt, and pepper. Spread cream cheese mixture on each bread slice, top with cucumber slices, and assemble sandwiches. Serve chilled.
  2. Mini Beef Wellington Bites:
    • Ingredients: 1 lb beef tenderloin (cut into small cubes), 1 sheet puff pastry, 2 tbsp olive oil, 1/2 cup mushrooms (finely chopped), 1 small onion (finely chopped), 2 cloves garlic (minced), 1 egg (beaten), salt and pepper to taste.
    • Instructions: Preheat oven to 400°F. In a skillet, heat olive oil and sauté mushrooms, onion, and garlic until soft. Season beef cubes with salt and pepper, and sear in the same skillet until browned. Roll out puff pastry and cut into small squares. Place a beef cube and a spoonful of mushroom mixture on each pastry square, fold over, and seal the edges. Brush with beaten egg and bake for 15-20 minutes until golden brown.

Main Courses: Sumptuous Entrees

  1. Roast Duck with Orange Sauce:
    • Ingredients: 1 whole duck, 1/4 cup olive oil, salt and pepper to taste, 1 cup orange juice, 1/4 cup honey, 2 tbsp soy sauce, 1 tbsp corn starch.
    • Instructions: Preheat oven to 375°F. Rub duck with olive oil, salt, and pepper. Place in a roasting pan and roast for 1.5-2 hours until the internal temperature reaches 165°F. In a saucepan, combine orange juice, honey, and soy sauce. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer. Mix corn starch with a little water to make a slurry and add to the sauce to thicken. Serve duck with orange sauce.
  2. Salmon en Croûte:
    • Ingredients: 1 sheet puff pastry, 4 salmon fillets, 2 tbsp Dijon mustard, 1/4 cup fresh dill (chopped), 1 egg (beaten), salt and pepper to taste.
    • Instructions: Preheat oven to 400°F. Roll out puff pastry and cut into four squares. Spread mustard on each salmon fillet, and season with salt, pepper, and dill. Place each fillet on a pastry square and fold over to enclose the salmon. Brush with beaten egg and bake for 20-25 minutes until golden brown.

Sides: Elegant Accompaniments

  1. Glazed Carrots with Thyme:
    • Ingredients: 1 lb baby carrots, 2 tbsp butter, 2 tbsp honey, 1 tbsp fresh thyme (chopped), salt and pepper to taste.
    • Instructions: In a saucepan, cook carrots in boiling water until tender, about 5-7 minutes. Drain and return to the pan. Add butter, honey, thyme, salt, and pepper. Cook over medium heat until carrots are glazed.
  2. Herbed Mashed Potatoes:
    • Ingredients: 4 large potatoes (peeled and chopped), 1/2 cup milk, 4 tbsp butter, 2 tbsp fresh parsley (chopped), salt and pepper to taste.
    • Instructions: Boil potatoes in salted water until tender, about 15-20 minutes. Drain and mash with milk, butter, parsley, salt, and pepper.

Desserts: Decadent Treats

  1. Lemon Posset:
    • Ingredients: 2 cups heavy cream, 3/4 cup sugar, 1/4 cup lemon juice, lemon zest for garnish.
    • Instructions: In a saucepan, heat cream and sugar until boiling. Remove from heat and stir in lemon juice. Pour into serving glasses and refrigerate for at least 4 hours. Garnish with lemon zest before serving.
  2. :
    • Ingredients: 1 pound fresh strawberries (sliced), 1/4 cup sugar, 2 cups flour, 2 tbsp sugar, 1 tbsp baking powder, 1/2 tsp salt, 1/2 cup cold butter (cubed), 3/4 cup heavy cream, whipped cream for serving.
    • Instructions: Preheat oven to 425°F. In a bowl, mix strawberries with 1/4 cup sugar and set aside. In another bowl, combine flour, 2 tbsp sugar, baking powder, and salt. Cut in butter until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Add cream and stir until just combined. Drop dough onto a baking sheet and bake for 12-15 minutes until golden. Split shortcakes and fill them with strawberries and whipped cream.


Drinks: Refreshing Beverages

  1. Elderflower Spritz:
    • Ingredients: 4 cups sparkling water, 1 cup elderflower syrup, 1/2 cup lemon juice, fresh mint leaves, lemon slices for garnish.
    • Instructions: In a pitcher, combine sparkling water, elderflower syrup, and lemon juice. Stir well. Serve over ice and garnish with fresh mint leaves and lemon slices.
  2. Regal Gin Fizz (Alcoholic Option):
    • Ingredients: 2 oz gin, 1 oz lemon juice, 1/2 oz simple syrup, club soda, ice, lemon twist for garnish.
    • Instructions: In a shaker, combine gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup with ice. Shake well and strain into a glass filled with ice. Top with club soda and garnish with a lemon twist.
  3. Pimm's Cup (Alcoholic Option):
    • Ingredients: 2 oz Pimm's No. 1, 4 oz lemonade, 1/4 cup sliced cucumber, 1/4 cup sliced strawberries, fresh mint leaves, ice cubes.
    • Instructions: In a glass, combine Pimm's No. 1 and lemonade. Add cucumber, strawberries, mint leaves, and ice cubes. Stir gently and serve.


A Bridgerton-themed dinner party is a fantastic way to bring the elegance and romance of the Regency era to your home. With this menu, you can create a delicious and luxurious experience that will delight your guests and make your party a memorable event. Enjoy the food, the drinks, and the enchanting atmosphere!


Can I prepare these dishes in advance? Yes, many of these items can be prepared ahead of time, allowing you to focus on hosting during the party.

What non-alcoholic drinks can I serve? In addition to the Elderflower Spritz, you can offer a variety of non-alcoholic drinks like sparkling water with fruit slices, herbal iced tea and many more!

How can I cater to dietary restrictions with this menu? Offer a variety of dishes, including vegetarian options like Cucumber Tea Sandwiches and Herbed Mashed Potatoes. Clearly label any potential allergens.

What's the best way to serve the food at a Bridgerton-themed party? Plated service works well for a more formal atmosphere, but buffet-style serving can also be elegant if presented beautifully and allows guests to sample a variety of foods.

How can I make the party more interactive with the food and drinks? To make the party more interactive, consider setting up a DIY cocktail bar or a dessert station where guests can assemble their own strawberry shortcakes. You can also include a tea-tasting experience to keep everyone entertained.