Our Food

Main Menu

Starters & Lighter Bites

Salmon duo, beetroot, cucumber, dill
£8.50
Warm goat's cheese, beetroot & shallot tartlet, walnut salad
£8.50
Guinea fowl, duck, pigeon. & pistachio terrine, pickled fennel, fennel toast
£8.50
Cauliflower cheese croquettes, apple and marrow chutney
£8
Crispy lamb belly, black pudding, pea soup
£9

Mains

Cod, chips, pea purée
£10/£15
Beef cheek, Dauphinoise, watercress, red cabbage, parsnip
£17
Spice roasted winter roots, jewelled cous-cous (vg)
£15
Monkfish, bamboo shoot, pepper, oyster mushroom, Jasmine rice
£17
Venison, potato & thyme fondant, wild mushrooms, Madeira sauce
£28
****Christmas Specials!****
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Childrens Mains

Macaroni cheese
£8

(optional ham/greens)

Chicken goujons, fries, peas
£7
Spaghetti Bolognese with Parmesan
£8
Home–made ham & mushroom pizza
£8
Baked mini Camembert, home-made rolls & chutney
£8

Puddings

Orange & almond pudding, marmalade sauce
£7

(made with vegan, dairy and gluten free products)

Chocolate & orange delice, pistachio, meringue, orange, Cointreau cream
£8.50
Apple & sultana crumble, custard
£8
Mango and raspberry sorbets, granola, coconut tuile
£6.50
Artisan cheeses, rosemary crackers, chutney
£9.50

Childrens Puddings

Chocolate or vanilla ice cream & shortbread
£3

Sides

Olives
£3
Mixed salad
£3.50
Chips or Fries
£3.50

(add cheese £1)

Sweet potato fries
£4
Home-made rolls, olives, olive oil & balsamic
£8

Teas & Coffee

Jeeves & Jericho Tea
£3
English breakfast, Darjeeling, Earl of Grey, Gunpowder green, Rooibos, Chamomile & lavender, Mojito mint, Lemon & ginger, Red berry
From the Cotswold Coffee Company
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Americano, Espresso, Macchiato
£3
Double espresso, Latte, Cappuccino, Mocha
£3.50

Please be aware that we prepare food in our kitchens using nuts, flour and other allergens. Whilst we take measures to ensure some dishes are free from certain allergens we cannot guarantee their complete absence. Please make staff aware of any allergies and ask for more information.

Game may contain shot

Sunday Lunch Menu

Starters

Soup, home-made roll & butter
£6.50
Beetroot hummus with flatbread & cucumber
£6.50
Scallops, black pudding, Parma ham crisp & pea purée
£12
Smoked haddock & prawn mousse with sourdough toast and cucumber
£8
Sweet potato bubble & squeak, poached Burford Brown egg & Hollandaise sauce
£8
Home-made rolls, olives, olive oil & balsamic vinegar
£8
Crispy squid or Halloumi fries with sweet chilli dip
£8
Baked mini Camembert, home-made rolls & chutney
£8
Sweet potato fries
£4
Chips or Fries (add cheese £1)
£3.50
Mixed salad /additional vegetables
£3.50

Mains

Beef – rare
£18
served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy*
*All gravy is gluten free
Loin of pork with apple sauce
£16
served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy*
*All gravy is gluten free
Chicken with pig in blanket and bread sauce
£16
served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy*
*All gravy is gluten free
Breast of Gressingham duck
£20

served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy*
*All gravy is gluten free

Vegetable Wellington
£16
(vg/gf if without Yorkshire)
served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy*
*All gravy is gluten free
Fish & chips - beer battered cod, pea purée, lemon & tartare sauce
£10/£15
Spiced polenta with mushroom, carrot & sweet potato ragout and halloumi
£16
Breast of Gressingham duck
£20
served with, Dauphinoise potatoes, carrot & orange purée, broccoli and a cherry & port sauce
Spaghetti Bolognese with Parmesan
£14
Bean chilli with rice & sweetcorn relish
£13

Children's Options

Cup of soup
£3
Chicken goujons, fries & peas
£8
Macaroni cheese
£8
add ham or greens £1
Mini pizza with ham & mushroom
£8
Beans on toast with poached egg & cheese
£8
Mini roast (except Wellington & duck)
£8

Puddings

Sticky toffee pudding, toffee sauce & vanilla ice cream
£7
Crème brûlée of the day & shortbread
£7
Crumble of the day with custard
£7
Orange pudding with marmalade sauce
£7
(vg/gf/df)
Chocolate delice, chocolate shortbread, raspberry sorbet & berry coulis
£8
Cheddar & Camembert, crackers & plum chutney
£8
Ice Creams/sorbets
£2.50/scoop
vanilla or double chocolate ice cream
raspberry or mango sorbet (df)
Affogato
£5.50
A single scoop of vanilla ice cream with a shot of espresso
Tipsy Affo
£9
Affogato and your choice of spirit or liqueur

Teas & Coffee

Jeeves & Jericho Tea
£3
English breakfast, Darjeeling, Earl of Grey, Gunpowder green, Rooibos, Chamomile & lavender, Mojito mint, Lemon & ginger, Red berry
From the Cotswold Coffee Company
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Americano, Espresso, Macchiato
£3
Double espresso, Latte, Cappuccino, Mocha
£3.50
Floater coffee
£6
Liqueur coffee
£8

Please be aware that we prepare food in our kitchens using nuts, flour and other allergens. Whilst we take measures to ensure some dishes are free from certain allergens we cannot guarantee their complete absence. Please make staff aware of any allergies and ask for more information.

Game may contain shot

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Our Ethos

Our menus change with the seasons with the best ingredients we can source from our local suppliers. We aim to offer classic dishes to the highest standards and others that you will not see anywhere else.

Fish features on our specials each week and we love game in season.  Vegan/vegetarian options are always available across all courses and we will be happy to accommodate your dietary needs.

Great service is the partner to our excellent food. We like to hear what you think, we always welcome your comments and suggestions.

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Directions; On the A361 – 5 miles south of Banbury and 7 miles north of Chipping Norton.

Opening Times:

Restaurant

Wed - Saturday: 12pm-2.30pm & 6pm-8.30pm

Sun: 12pm-4pm

Bar

Wed - Fri: 12pm-3pm & 6pm - 11pm

Sat: 12-11pm | Sun: 12pm-5pm

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