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LUNCH MENU

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WHILE YOUR CHOOSING

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Gluten free bread is available, please as your server

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BLOOMER BREAD

with English butter – £ 3.50

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TOASTED BLOOMER BREAD

with tomato aioli – £ 4.00

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GARLIC BREAD

– £ 4.00

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MIXED MARINATED OLIVES

with sweet peppers, silver skin onions, chilli and cumin – £ 4.00

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BEFORE YOUR MEAL

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WHITE PEACH OR PASSION FRUIT BELLINI

– £ 7.50

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KIR ROYALE

– £ 7.50

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STARTERS

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SOUP OF THE DAY

Please ask server or see our specials board £6.50

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SMOKED BACON AND WALNUT CROQUETTES  (GF)

with a warm port and redcurrant sauce  £7 GF

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TOASTED CRUMPETS

served with smoked chorizo and a fried duck egg £7

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ATLANTIC COD, SALMON, PRAWN AND MONTGOMERY CHEDDAR FISHCAKES

with Mornay sauce £8

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STEAMED SUFFOLK MUSSELS

With cider, leeks and shallots

With Belgian golden ale and lightly curried

With white wine, shallots, garlic and clotted cream £7/£13

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THE NOW MYTHICAL ‘FORESTERS’ 14HR BRAISED BBQ BABY BACK RIBS

Served with crackling and sesame  ½ rack £7  full rack £14   stupid rack £21

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BAKED WHOLE CAMEMBERT STUDDED WITH THYME (V)

Served with garlic toasts and a fig and date chutney £8.50

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WILD MUSHROOM AND SAFFRON ARANCINI

with spiced tomato sauce and mixed leaves £8

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CHICKEN AND SMOKED GAMMON TERRINE WITH WILD MUSHROOM, CARAMELISED ONION

Served with a dill chutney and toasted sourdough bread £9

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SHELL ON KING PRAWNS IN GARLIC

Served with artisan breads £12

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BREADED WHITEBAIT

with tomato aioli and candied lemon £7

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ENGLISH CHARCUTERIE BOARD

Multiple award winning handmade artisan English charcuteries from Dorset: air-dried beef, air dried pork loin, air dried ham and smoked mutton. Served with pickled parsnips, piccalilli, smoked anchovy butter and rosemary and potato bread  £9.50 for one person or £18 for two.

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MAINS

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SAUSAGE AND MASH OF THE DAY (GF)

Please ask server our see our specials board

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PIE OF THE DAY

Please ask server our see our specials board

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LINE CAUGHT, ALE BATTERED ATLANTIC COD

served with crackling, garden pea and fresh mint puree, tartar sauce, caramelised lemon and served with thick cut king Edward chips……and scraps!!    £14 GF batter can be provided

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8OZ, 28 DAY AGED CALEDONIAN RIB EYE STEAK (GF)

served with pomme frites; confit portabella mushroom, caramelised onion, roasted cherry vine tomatoes and jus – £24- add peppercorn, mushroom or garlic sauce £1.50

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8OZ SWEET POTATO, BLACK QUINOA AND THREE-BEAN VEGETARIAN BURGER (V)

with guacamole served in a double seeded cream brioche bun and skinny frites £11

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6OZ, DRY AGED CALEDONIAN RIB EYE BURGER

with Montgomery cheddar cheese, served in a double seeded cream brioche bun with our king Edward thick cut chips £12 Add: Salad, Smoked bacon, Wookey hole cave aged Cheddar rarebit, black pudding, double yolk fried egg, onion rings. £1.25 per topping

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MONTGOMERY CHEDDAR OMELETTE (V)

served with skinny fries and a petit dressed salad – £7Extra  llings 75p

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PAN SEARED FILLET OF WILD SCOTTISH SALMON SERVED  (GF)

served with ricotta, fennel and broad bean risotto and chargrilled artichokes £15

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ROASTED BELL COURGETTES STUFFED WITH MEDITERRANEAN VEGETABLES AND HERBS  (GF) (V) (VE)

served with Israeli couscous and herb oil £13

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PUMPKIN GNOCCHI (GF) (V)

served with roasted tomato sauce, tender stem broccoli and toasted pine nuts £12

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SIDES

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MASHED MARIS PIPER POTATO

– £3.00

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POMME FRITES

– £3.00

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KING EDWARD THICK CUT CHIPS

– £4.00

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ALE BATTERED ONION RINGS

– £4.00

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SEASONAL BUTTERED VEGETABLES

– £4.00 Please ask server

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BUTTERED GARDEN PEAS

– £3.00

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RATATOUILLE

– £4.00

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SAUTÉED FINE GREEN BEANS

– £4.00

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BUTTERED KALE

– £4.00

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MINTED NEW POTATOES

– £4.00

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DAUPHINOISE POTATOES

– £4.00

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SWEET BRAISED RED CABBAGE

– £4.00

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