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Now the nights are drawing in why not join us for an early dinner. Chef has created a winter warmer menu. Served Monday to Thursday Evenings 5.00pm – 6.45pm From 2nd October to 23rd November

Choose either a Starter & Main or a Main & Dessert for a heart-warming £12 per person

Winter Warmer Menu

 Chef’s soup of the day

Freshly prepared, served with a home baked bread roll

Chicken liver pate

Homemade pate with our own chutney & homemade toasted bread

Wild mushrooms

Wild mushrooms bound in a creamy roast garlic sauce with green peppercorns, served on a toasted croute

Duck and vegetable spring rolls

Confit duck & vegetable spring rolls served with a plum sauce


 Slow braised beef and mushroom pie

Slow braised beef with mushrooms bound in a rich gravy topped with a puff pastry lid, with seasonal vegetables and hand cut chips

Oven roasted salmon supreme

Served on a bed of creamy butter beans with asparagus, spring onion & prawns. Served with seasonal vegetables & boiled new potatoes

Red lentil and apricot hotpot

Slow braised red lentils, apricots, carrot & potato, served with pickled red cabbage & homemade bread

Spiced Moroccan Lamb

Slow braised lamb tagine with cinnamon, tomatoes and apricots served with a timbale of rice


 Apple and blackberry crumble

Topped with a ginger nut crumble, served with vanilla ice cream

Rum and raisin crème brulée

Served with a homemade biscuit

Plain and simple ice cream

Vanilla, chocolate or strawberry ice cream served with wafers

Steamed spotted dick

Simply served with vanilla custard

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