Since 1904, we’ve been committed to sharing our knowledge and passion for quality food with the people that matter most, our customers. We’re here to help you celebrate this Christmas by providing the best possible service.
All Waitrose & Partners shops will trade normal hours in the run up to Christmas Eve, with the exception of some stores which will open for extended hours on the 20th, 21st and 23rd December. The latest these shops will open will be 11pm for convenience shops and 10pm for our supermarkets.
The majority of our shops will be open from 7am - 6pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, with some opening until 10pm.
The majority will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day, with the exception of our Welcome Break motorway service stations and Shell forecourts (a few operate 24 hours).
A number of our convenience shops will open on New Year's Day, with average opening hours of 7am - 10pm, or 11am - 7pm.