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Brasserie Menu

Brasserie Menu

NIBBLES TO SHARE

       Selection of sweet or savory popcorn                                      £4.50   

  

Mixed warm breads with balsamic vinegar, oil and                 £4.50V

        Maldon sea salt butter                                                                                 

 

  Mezze platter, sliced cured meats, mozzarella pearls            £13.95Gf

Olives, sundried tomatoes and warm bread   

 

      Olives, mozzarella and sun blushed tomatoes                       £5.65 V, Gf

 

Baked garlic ciabatta loaf to share                                         £4.50 V

 

Hummus and Tzatziki, served with grilled pitta bread slices  £5.95 V

 

TO START

Pan seared king scallops, smoked bacon and lentils,            £9.95 Gf

crispy bacon and red wine dressing

                                                                              

   Baked baby camembert, apple and ale chutney,                   £7.25 V, Gf

warm ciabatta chunks

 

        Homemade soup of the day (please ask)                              £5.45V, Gf 

 

Tempura King prawns, oriental spiced dipping sauce              £7.95

horseradish salad

 

Warm pigeon breast, smoked bacon and mushroom           £6.95 Gf

salad, raspberry dressing and crispy croutons

 

Pan seared chicken livers in a creamy mustard sauce        £6.25 Gf

Served on toasted ciabatta

 

Spiced chick pea cakes with red onion and coriander         £5.95 V, 

 

MAINS

                         Pot roasted corn-fed chicken supreme with garlic, shallots       £14.45 Gf

wild mushrooms, new potatoes and pan juices

 

                   Mini roast rack of pork, braised cabbage and potato cake,       £13.95Gf

Aspalls cider sauce

 

                             Braised lamb shank in a tomato and olive sauce with               £16.95 Gf

Creamy garlic and rosemary mash

 

                      Pan seared sea bream fillet, lemon and dill risotto and            £15.45 Gf

lemon butter sauce     

 

                                  Stuffed saddle of farmed rabbit and confit rabbit leg                 £15.95 Gf

 mustard cream sauce and dauphinoise potatoes

 

                                 Duck leg confit, served with a white bean, pork and                 £15.25 Gf

Toulouse sausage cassoulet

 

All of the above mains are served with vegetables

 

                                     Italian style stuffed aubergine with herb cous-cous and            £12.75 V, Gf

                               chunky tomato sauce (suitable for vegans)                         

 

                                     Beer battered fish and chunky chips with mushy peas              £13.95     

and tartar sauce

 

                                         Pan fried 8oz fillet of beef with sautéed mushrooms,                £26.95 Gf

            chunky chips and red wine sauce

 

FROM THE GRILL 

                    *10oz chargrilled ribeye of beef, served with chunky chips       £22.95 Gf

grilled mushroom and tomatoes and garlic butter

 

                                             8oz Burger of the day with chunky chips                                   £13.45

Please ask a staff member

 

                          *30oz Cote de beouf to share, served with grilled tomatoes,     £48.00 Gf

field mushrooms, garlic butter and chunky chips

 (up to 40 minutes to cook)

 

*Denotes weight before meat is cooked

All Grills are served with a side salad

 

SAUCES

                                 Red wine or peppercorn                                                           £2.95 Gf

 

SIDES

                                                                  Seasonal veg                           £3.25  Gf                                                               

                                Chunky chips,                           £3.25  Gf                             

                                                                  Mixed leaf salad                        £2.95  Gf                                                               

Onion rings                              £2.95 

   Sautéed mushrooms                £3.95  Gf

       Grilled tomatoes                   £2.95  Gf

 

DESSERTS 

                      Classic vanilla brulee, served with a white chocolate chip       £5.95 Gf

Shortbread (Gf with alternative shortbread)

 

                      Salted caramel cheesecake, caramelised banana and            £6.45

Chantilly cream

 

                      Pear and fragipan tart served with amaretto anglaise              £6.95

 

                       Dark chocolate and cherry delice with vanilla ice cream          £6.95

 

                                        Steamed mixed berry sponge with custard                              £5.95

 

                Profiteroles filled with a white chocolate and raspberry           £6.95

cream, topped with white chocolate sauce

 

     Selection of British cheese, served with crackers, grapes       £8.95

Chutney and celery sticks      

Gf Indicates the dish is Gluten Free or can be adapted to be gluten free – We will try to adapt most of our dishes to suit Gluten free diets, please ask a member of staff

V indicates dish is suitable for vegetarians

Our meat products are all locally sourced from Local farms. All our products are homemade. All our steaks are hand cut and all our meat is butchered locally using local suppliers. Unfortunately, it is not possible to guarantee our busy kitchens are 100% allergen free. Please always inform waiting staff of any specific dietary

 

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