Soup of the day
Creamy Italian smoked cheese made with mozzarella & cream, on a bed of grilled vegetables with rocket & olive oil dressing
Thin slices of air dried fillet beef served with fresh mango and mango vinaigrette
Thin slices of bread topped with mozzarella cheese and smoked salmon, lightly toasted & finished with a drizzle of butter
Thinly sliced smoked, cured, Northern Italian ham with marinated artichokes & shavings of Parmesan
Parcels of mozzarella & basil in sliced bread, deep fried & served on a bed of spicy tomato sauce
Deep fried calamari served with homemade tartar sauce
Spaghetti with onion, pancetta, cracked black pepper & tomato sauce with a dusting of grated pecorino cheese
Pasta parcels filled with pumpkin & parmesan cheese with peas & cream sauce
Pasta twists with small home-made baby veal & cured ham meatballs in rich tomato sauce
Spaghetti cooked with half of a fresh lobster, garlic, herbs, tomato & a dash of chili (Please note our signature dish is not available as a starter as we do not use less than 1/2 lobster)
Rice cooked with porcini mushrooms & cream sauce with a drizzle of truffle oil
Small potato & spinach dumplings in a creamy gorgonzola sauce with toasted walnuts
Scottish fillet steak cooked with brandy, cream & green peppercorns
Escalopes of veal in porcini mushroom & cream sauce
Pan fried calves’ liver cooked with onion and red wine sauce
Chicken breast cooked with cannellini beans, carrots, celery, pancetta & tomato cassoulet
Veal chop cooked with fresh sage, butter & white wine
Scottish fillet steak, grilled & sliced onto rocket leaves, dressed with balsamic reduction
Roast rump of lamb with rosemary, garlic & white wine sauce
All main courses are served with sauté potatoes and mixed fresh vegetables.
All our fish and shellfish are bought daily and therefore availability and prices may vary. They are listed on our blackboards but please ask your host so that we can discuss availability and preparation preferences with you.
Served with vanilla ice cream or cream (gf)
With mixed berry compote (gf)
With apple, nuts, raisins, calvados & a hint of cinnamon
With crushed amaretto biscuits & honey drizzle
Vanilla ice cream with espresso coffee
A selection of Italian cheeses
2 course meal: £15.50
3 course meal: £18.50
175ml: £4.95, 250ml: £5.95, Bottle: £17.50
Elegant, scented and delicate with refreshing zesty fruit.
Well-rounded and laced with pineapple, tangerine and lemon flavours. Has a long, complex finish.
175ml: £5.50, 250ml: £6.50, Bottle: £19.50
Fresh with a hint of nuttiness on the finish.
175ml: £5.70, 250ml: £6.50, Bottle: £19.95
Hints of flowers, peppers and ripe melon.
Deliciously fresh style, lively white fruit, citrus and savoury notes on the finish.
Clean, medium bodied, fresh, crisp and balanced. Ripe tropical and citrus fruits are underscored by subtle toasty oak nuances.
Pale but intense with soft fruit undertones
Enticing bouquet, rich creamy ripe fruit. Very well balanced – seriously good Pinot.
Attractive herbal aromas of apricot, apple and peach. Full bodied, soft yet crisp and well balanced.
Soft citrus notes leaving a rich but elegant finish.
175ml: £6.95, 250ml: £9.50, Bottle: £29.50
Full rich soft fragrances of flowers and a hint of peach
Floral and delicate with a lovely balance. Good finish, long with a light nutty edge.
175ml: £4.95, 50ml: £5.95, Bottle: £17.95
Full of soft ripe fruit, showing hints of cherries with balancing acidity and soft gentle tannins.
175ml: £6.25, 250ml: £7.50, Bottle: £20.50
Made in the same fashion as Amarone. Rich ripe fruit, medium weight and very smooth.
175ml: £6.50, 250ml: £7.95, Bottle: £21.50
Full, rich, flavoursome and velvety smooth.
175cl: £6.00, 250cl: £7.95, Bottle: £21.50
Full-bodied with blackcurrant, plum and chocolatey, mocha flavours. A well-balanced wine with very good length and good freshness.
Very ripe and rich with black fruit and espresso notes. Powerful yet balanced and elegant.
Complex nose of ripe fruit, leather and oak. Abundant red and black fruits on the palate, silky texture and good body, balance and extract.
Rich soft black cherry flavours and damson fruit aromas.
Warm and spicy with rich plum and juicy cherry fruit – complex oak and meaty tones on the finish.
Intense and complex mulberry and sour cherry aromas combined with spicy notes. Elegant and powerful, with a rich body and a long finish.
Wonderful bouquet – ripe cherries and plums with chocolate and vanilla. Remarkable structure, softened by the roundness and silkiness of Primitivo
Wonderful aromas of tobacco, violet and leather from the Nebbiolo. Good structured tannins supported by plump fruit and a round silky texture.
Structured and elegant, polished tannins are backed up by black cherry and spice.
175ml: £4.95, 250ml: £5.95, Bottle: £17.50
Pretty salmon pink in colour, bursting with Summer fruits.
125cl: £5.85, Bottle: £26.50
Fruity and appealing with a floral bouquet and lingering finish.
125ml: £5.95, Bottle: £27.50
Full of ripe summer fruits, very easy drinking.
Beautifully fresh and soft to the palate, flavoursome with an agreeably fruity, harmonious finish
Glass: £8.95, Bottle: £39.00
Stunning Champagne from this small family house.
The addition of reserve wines gives great complexity – a masterpiece.
Richness and complexity from the barrique aged reserve wines – full and rounded with a complex finish.
Pinot Noir from grand cru vineyards only and ‘skin contact’ method make this a unique and delicious rosé champagne.
Complex and edgy silky taste with solid and rich flavours of brioche, ripe pear and hazelnut. Wonderful Champagne.
Classic Margaux – Elegant and silky smooth. Only the best French wine makes this selection!
Deep, rich, complete and very long. A wine worthy of its star status.
Intense berry fruits and ripe almost sweet tannins with a hint of toasting on the finish.
Big concentrated wine – full of rich dark fruits balanced with notes of mineral and menthol.
Big rich nose with hints of violets, blackberries and mint. Full bodied, ultra smooth and long.
Complex balsamic, mint and fruit jam, well structured with a rich palate. A star!
One of the first ‘Super Tuscans’. Made from a blend of Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon. Wonderfully rich and complex – truly great wine.
125ml: £7.50, 50cl Bottle: £22.50
Amber with golden hues, notes of creamy caramel, exotic fruit and orange blossoms that continue on the rich, silky palate.
37.5cl Bottle: £21.95
Rich and mouthfilling – crammed with ripe raisin and plum fruit. Velvety finish.
Similar in style to the Castlegreve, but lighter.