Main Menu



Sourdough Cob for 2


Gordal Olives


Smoked Marcona Almonds



Starter Main

Caramelised celeriac soup

Cropwell Bishop sitlton gougere, hazelnut & parsley pesto


Oat crusted mackerel

Pickled red cabbage, horseradish mayonnaise


San Daniele ham

Burrata, cantaloupe melon, chilli & mint dressing


Smoked plum tomatoes (v)

Whipped feta cheese, olive tapenade, crispy capers & basil


Classic prawn cocktail

Lemon, brown bread & butter


Dill gravadlax on rye crisps

pickled cucumber, mustard seeds, radish & creme fraiche


Pan fried scallops

Watercress veloute, toasted linseed, rapeseed oil


Bang bang cauliflower

Baby gem lettuce, toasted sesame seeds, chilli & coriander


Salt & pepper squid

Baby gem lettuce, sweet tomato & chilli jam

£7.50 £0.00

Warm duck tacos

Crispy vegetables & hoi sin sauce

£7.50 £11.50

Garlic roasted snails

Parsley butter & sourdough bread


Tuna carpaccio

Avocado puree, soy & mirin dressing, citrus, jalapeno & coriander


Norfolk Mussels


Moules mariniere or Mussels in Thai curry sauce, with spring onion & coriander

Moules Marinere or Mussels in Thai curry sauce

with bread – medium


Moules Marinere or Mussels in Thai curry sauce

with skinny fries – large


Our famous fish and chips








Beer battered, thick chips, mushy peas and tartare sauce.
Please note that we can cook gluten free fish and chips

Colchester Rock Oysters

£2.5 each

Shallot in red wine vinegar, tabasco & lemon


Seaweed, cucumber & pickled ginger


Chilli, lime & coriander




Ribeye steak 300g

Peppercorn or béarnaise sauce


British 28 day Sirloin 300g

Peppercorn or béarnaise sauce


Thick cut lamb chops (2/3)

£18.00 £22.00

Darne of Salmon

Chilli, lime & coriander butter


All served with skinny fries or new potatoes & baby gem with parmesan dressing
Steaks served with peppercorn or bearnaise sauce



Surf & Turf

Pan fried picanha steak, butterflied king prawns, skinny fries & chimichurri sauce


The ' Big Milsom' beef burger

Two 150g Donald Russell patties with Applewood smoked cheddar, house sauce & pickles, skinny fries & onion rings


Baked spiced Harwich crab

Skinny fries, pickled red onion & watercress salad


Featherblade of beef

Parmesan polenta, hispi cabbage, red wine jus & salsa verde


Tandoori hake

Buttered spinach, coconut rice, lime hollandaise, chilli & coriander


Fish pie-luxe

With prawns & scallops & a side of buttered greens


Whole Sea Bream

Buttered new potatoes, samphire & shellfish aioli


Butternut squash (v)

Spiced brassicas & spinach, lentil dhal, toasted coconut & yoghurt


Chicken Kiev

Baked potato puree, tenderstem broccoli & Chicken jus


Slow cooked pork belly

Crispy ham hock, butternut squash, cavolo nero & cider jus


Additional Sides


Baby gem lettuce, parmesan dressing & crispy onions


Buttered cavolo nero


Charred tenderstem broccoli


Mixed leaf, pickled red onion & pine nut salad


Thick chips or skinny fries


Buttered new potatoes




Toffee Cheesecake

toasted oat crumb & caramalised apple


Chocolate Tart

kumquats & whiskey ice cream


White chocolate pannacotta

cranberry gel, cranberry shortbread & pistachio


Pineapple upside down cake

rum & raisin ice cream & raisin syrup


Spiced poached pear

mulled wine sorbet & chocolate sauce


Clementine & ginger trifle


Baked Brie

toasted walnuts, thyme infused honey & black truffle served on rye bread


Selection of cheese & biscuits

celery, grapes & chutney