Rufford Arms Hotel

Why not get away from it all and relax with our Love Deal Package

package price includes

Overnight accommodation in either a king size bedded room or twin room – all en-suite with courtesy trays, flat screen TV and hair dryer

2-course candle lit dinner from Chef’s Fixed Priced Menu

Full English breakfast cooked freshly to order before you head off for the day ahead

Price £60pp based on two people sharing a double or twin room. Single supplements apply for solo travellers.

This offer can only be made directly with our reservations team on 01704 822040.

Subject to availability but excludes February 14th and 15th 2020


Valentine’s Menu 14th & 15th February

Why not treat the one you love to a special Valentines meal?

Chef has created a delicious menu to scintillate your taste buds……

Over night packages also available including overnight stay, candle lit Valentines meal for two and full English breakfast to round off your stay

all for only £135 per couple

Valentine’s Menu 2020

Friday 14th and Saturday 15th February

Tomato & Garden Herb Soup

served with homemade bread roll

Cottage Loaf Garlic Wild Mushrooms

Sautéed wild mushrooms with garlic and herbs,

finished with cream & served in a homemade cottage loaf

Assiette of Melon

Seasonal melon finished with a pink gin and tonic sorbet

Ham Hock Rillette & Sweet Piccalilli

Pressed ham hock served with a homemade piccalilli & toasted white bloomer

Dijon Black Pudding  

Black pudding slices served with pigs in blankets finished with a Dijon mustard sauce

Smoked Haddock Fishcake

Crisp fishcake served with a creamy leek sauce topped with a poached egg

Sweet Chilli Tempura King Prawns £2.50 supplement

King prawns in a light tempura batter served with a sweet chilli jam


Duo Of Chicken and Pheasant

Pan seared Goosnargh chicken breast served with a pheasant and thyme sausage roll, braised red cabbage,

fondant potato and a madeira jus

Shoulder of Lamb

Cannon of Slow braised lamb shoulder served with dauphinoise potatoes finished

with a rich redcurrant jus

Oven Roasted Salmon Supreme

Served on a bed of sautéed potatoes, pak choi, cherry tomatoes & green beans, finished with a chive butter sauce

Thai Spiced Cod & King Prawns Curry

Fresh Cod loin & king prawns bound in a Thai spiced coconut sauce, served with a timbale of braised rice, finished with a mini garlic and Coriander naan

Pink Peppercorn Crusted Sirloin Steak £4.99 supplement

Prime sirloin steak cooked to your liking with a pink peppercorn crust, finished with

a creamy garlic & herb sauce, served with hand cut chips

Goats Cheese, Red Onion & Tomato Tart

Crisp puff pastry topped with tomato and red onion, glazed with creamy goats cheese,

dressed rocket and a balsamic reduction


To finish a sharing assiette of desserts

A delicious selection of desserts created by our talented team of Chef’s for you to share.

Plus, a glass of Prosecco each to make your night sparkle!

Price £26 per person

Food allergies & intolerances. Please speak to a member of our team if you have a food allergy or intolerance. In some cases, dishes can be modified to accommodate certain allergies/intolerances


Three Great Offers 2020

Three Great Offers 2020

Starting from Monday 6th January

Monday Madness

Enjoy 2 delicious courses from chef’s Monday madness evening menu for only £14

£10 Thursday

Choose any main course from Chef’s special Thursday menu and pay only £10 served 5-7pm

Friday Fish and Chips

Enjoy beer battered fish and chips served with bread & butter for £10 on a Friday evening between 5-6.45 pm excludes entertinamnet night and 14th February

Regular features

Delicious 2 course Sunday lunch served 12-8pm only £16. Plus, no washing up!!

Or why not try our evening fixed price menu. Chef creates new dishes each month

Entertainment Dates 2020

Come and enjoy a great night of fine food, wine and song. Last Friday of each month is entertainment night

Friday 31st January – Sheila Diamond

Fabulous entertainer with numbers from

Gladys Knight, Shirley Bassey & much more






Friday 28th February – Chris Stewart

Back by popular demand the king of swing & rock ‘n’ roll







Friday 27th  March – Max Peters

Back by popular demand. From Frank Sinatra to Robbie Williams

Max is sure to entertain you!






Friday 24th April – Brian Wood    

with his fabulous Simply Red Tribute

plus  mush more






Or why not make a night of it?

Take advantage of our accommodation package and unwind in style!

Check into one of our sumptuous double bedrooms for the night, enjoy a delicious 2-course meal from Chef’s fixed price menu and round off your stay with a traditional Full English Breakfast cooked fresh to order!

All for only £60pp

Based on two guests sharing a king sized or twin-bedded room.

Single rooms £95 pp

Chef’s Fixed Price 2-Course Evening Menu Only £18

Why not come & join us & enjoy a delicious 2-course meal from Chef’s extensive Evening Fixed Price Menu?

This menu is available Monday to Saturday evenings from 5pm

Menu changes monthly & can be viewed by clicking the menu tab at the top of the home page

Look for Evening Fixed Price Menu

Enjoy an evening that won’t break the bank……

Gift Vouchers Available Now

Stuck for gift ideas?

Then look no further. We can offer you gift vouchers to ease the dilemma!!!

Latest News

Vegan Menu

We are always looking to accommodate all our guests’ needs here at The Rufford Arms, and so our kitchen team has been busy creating a special Vegetarian and Vegan Menu.  Comprising all kinds of delicious dishes, we are happy to offer 3 courses for almost every dietary requirement.  This new menu is also available every […]

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Gift Vouchers Available

Stuck for the perfect gift idea? Look no further. We have gift vouchers to suit all budgets. For more details or to purchase a voucher call 01704 822040

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Chef’s Evening 2-courses Menu

Why not come & join us & enjoy a delicious 2-course meal from Chef’s extensive Fixed Price Evening Menu? This menu is available Monday to Saturday evenings from 5pm priced from £18 Menu changes monthly & can be viewed by clicking the menu tab at the top of the home page Look for Fixed Price […]

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