Whether you are looking for a snack and a pint by the fire after walking the dog, or celebrating an occasion with a 3 course dinner and fine wine, we look forward to welcoming you soon. 
Our style of food is traditional home cooking and unpretentious. The menu changes regularly using local seasonal produce but features some good old pub classics all year round. 
 
We serve a good selection of well-kept real ales, the majority sourced from local micro-breweries, craft lagers, and of course lots of gin! 
 
These Menus are Samples only 
Starters & Nibbles 
 
Crispy whitebait  
 
Breaded scampi  
 
Bread and olives (v) 
 
Pea Soup soup with crusty bread (v) 
 
Beetroot and goats cheese salad with toasted pine-nut and balsamic reduction (v) 
 
Sweet pepper tart with goats cheese and salad (v) 
 
Chicken liver pate, toast, salad and honey and giner dressing 
 
Aparagus with crispy Parma Ham and poached egg 
 
Pan fried scallops with butternut puree, peas and chorizo 
 
Rosemary & garlic baked Camembert with toasted baguette (v) 
 
 
 
Main Courses 
 
Spring salad; crispy halloumi, spring vegetables and quinoa (v) 
 
Pork belly with spring onion mash, bacon, sugar snap peas, crispy kale, pork jus and apple sauce 
 
Rump of lamb with potato gratin, fine beans, ratatouille and red wine jus 
 
Confit duck leg with braised red cabbage, new potatoes, parsley butter and jus 
 
Pan fried salmon with fine beans, new potatoes, prawn and white wine sauce 
 
Pan fried fillet of seabass with new potatoes, grilled asparagus, roast peppers and pesto 
 
Spring pea, courgette and asparagus risotto with toasted pine-nuts and Parmigiano-Reggiano (v) 
 
Risotto as above with pan fried chicken supreme 
 
 
Pub Classics 
 
Local bangers with mashed potato, onion gravy and seasonal veg  
 
Honey glazed ham, local free range eggs and chips  
 
Burger with crispy bacon, cheese, gherkin, lettuce, tomato and chips  
 
R & C Ploughmans; honey glazed ham, Godminster Cheddar, crusty Ciabatta, chutney and apple 
 
Steak & Mushroom pie with sauteed potatoes and seasonal veg  
 
8oz Sirloin steak with crispy fried leeks, peppercorn sauce and chips 
 
 
Desserts 
 
Raspberry crème brulee with fresh berries 
 
Lemon cheesecake with fresh berries and strawberry coulis  
 
Sticky toffee pudding with toffee sauce and vanilla ice-cream  
 
Chocolate fondant with raspberry coulis and vanilla ice-cream  
 
Rose & Crown rich and indulgent chocolate trifle 
 
 
Cheese – Isle of Wight Blue, Tunworth, Godminster and Rosary goats cheese  
 
Please note a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to the bill on parties of 8 or more. 
 
Allergen information is available for all our dishes, please ask a member of our team for assistance
Wine Selection 
White Wine 
Europe 
Chardonnay, L'Autantique 
IGP Pays d’Oc, France 
Floral and citrusy with apricot and green apple notes. 
Floral Pinot Grigio 
Cantina di Ora, Valdadige, DOC, Italy 
Golden apples and lemon zest, light, crisp and delicate 
Riesling, Paparuda Recas, Southern Danube, Romania 
 
Clean and vibrant with notes of green apple, citrus, lime and grapefruit 
Picpoul de Pinet 
Domaine Le Jade, France 
 
Zesty fragrant wine offering plenty of fresh grapefruit and mineral flavours 
Viognier, Domaine Peiriere Languedoc, France 
 
Aromatic white wine with a clean freshness of flavour and hints of apricots and almonds 
Vinho Verde, Adega de Moncao, Portugal 
 
A complex wine with good depth of ripe melon fruit with a long finish 
 
 
 
New World 
Sauvignon Blanc, Rose & Crown 
Central Valley, Chile 
Dry, soft and smooth with aromas of gooseberry and citrus fruits 
Chenin Blanc,  
Thirty Three Degrees South 
Western Cape, South Africa 
This is a tropical fruit salad with wonderful notes of honeyed flowers. 
Chardonnay, Morning Fog, Wente Livermore Valley, California, USA 
 
This is rich, textured with gorgeous pear and peach fruit, a hint of melon and somer spicy citrus fruit adding a bit of freshness 
Sauvignon Blanc, Pencarrow Martinborough, New Zealand 
Fresh bouquet of Passion fruit, herbs, gooseberries, capsicums and limes 
 
 
Classics 
Gavi di Gavi 'Rolona' 
Castelleri Bergaglio, Italy 
With appealing aromas of pear and green apple with superb balance. 
Sancerre Blanc, 'Les Caillottes' 
Domaine de Barbotaine, Loire, France 
A flinty wine with lime oils, gooseberries and cut grass aromas 
Pouilly Fuisse, Vieilles Vignes Jean-Paul Paquet & Fils, France 
A bold wine, complex with exotic fruit and vanilla flavours. 
Intense palate. 
Chablis, Premier Cru, 'Mont de Milieu' 
Domaine de la Meuliere, France 
A classic style Chablis with citrus fruits and minerality 
 
Red Wine 
Europe 
Montepulciano d'Abruzzo, Santa Emanuela DOC Abruzzo, Italy 
Medium bodied wine oozing ripe plums and sweet damson 
Pinot Noir, Paparuda Southern Danube, Romania 
Pale garnet colour with hints of violets, dried cherries and tobacco 
Rioja Tinto, Corcuetos 
Spain 
Heady vanilla and toast bouquet with rich red berry fruit flavours 
Cabernet Sauvignon Syrah 
Domaine Clavery, France 
 
Dark red with purple glints, lovely aromatic intensity in the nose with aromas of blackcurrant, grenadine and spices with chocolate and cherry notes 
Cotes du Rhone, Domain Coudoulis Rhone, France 
Red Berry fruits and a touch of warming spice on the finish 
Chateau Grand Moulin, Vieillesd Vignes Corbieres, France 
An elegant wine with aromas of black fruits and liquorice 
 
 
New World 
Rose & Crown Merlot 
Central Valley, Chile 
 
A medium bodied, rich Merlot that oozes cherry and plum fruit flavours. 
Shiraz, Boomerang Tree 
South East Australia 
 
This is a lovely balanced wine with warm dark fruits and hints of tanned leather and a touch of spice 
Malbec, Phebus 
Mendoza, Argentina 
 
An inky and brooding wine with dark fruits, tobacco and a warm toasty finish 
Cabernet Sauvignon, Southern Hills, Wente, USA 
 
Ripe black cherry, juicy red plum and cassis with undertones of cocoa 
Pinotage, Simonsig Estate 
Stellenbosch, South Africa 
 
This dark red wine displays vibrant notes of plum, raspberry and mulberry 
 
 
Classics 
Fleurie, Cedric Lathuiliere Domaine Gravallon-Lathuiliere, France 
Intense mulberry & crushed fruit, lovely pure Gamay flavour 
Chateau Badon La Garelle 2015 St Emilion, France 
 
Deep ruby with a dark rim, it has a soft aroma with black and red cherry 
Chateau Fourcas Hosten, 2010 Listrac, Medoc, France 
 
Now at its peak, this is a rich, full-bodied wine. It has a fine blend of dark tannins and dense plum and berry fruits 
Rioja Reserva, Beronia, Spain 
 
Juicy black cherry fruit is overlaid with more earthy notes of leather and coconut with a smooth, sleek texture 
Pinot Grigio Rosato, Altana di Vico 
Colline Pescaresi, Italy 
A bright and lively wine with layers of red apples and pears and a touch of redcurrant 
Vina Esmerelda Rosado, Torres Catalunya, Spain 
 
Pale, ephemeral pink in colour, Delicate, subtle aroma of confected rose and fruit (banana). The palate is light, airy, with an elegant citrus finish 
Gris de Rosé, Rougiers 
IGP Var Sainte Baume, Provence, France 
A glass of strawberries and raspberries with a light creamy palate. 
Sparkling Wine 
Prosecco Silver Spumante, Botter NV DOC 
Light and refreshing with delicate pear and apple fruit 
Prosecco Silver Spumante, Botter NV DOC - 200ml bottle 
Light and refreshing with delicate pear and apple fruit 
Champagne Baron Albert L'Universelle Brut NV 
This is a great wine from a boutique producer with white flowers and green apples and a layer of brioche 
Corail Rose sec Saumur NV, Cremant de Loire, France 
 
This lovely pink sparkling wine is the speciality of Louis de Grenelle, the last independent sparkling wine house in Saumur, France 
Champagne Gosset is the oldest wine house in Champagne, dating back to 1584 in the commune of Aÿ in the Vallée de la Marne. For over four centuries, great care has been taken to preserve a family know-how in the making of their wines. 
Today, the Gosset cuvées are still presented in the antique 
flask identical to the one used since the 18th century... 
Champagne Gosset Brut Excellence NV 
 
A wonderful balance of ripe, fleshy bush peaches, nectarines and greengages with irresistible layers of candied fruits and a hint of liquorice on the invigorating finish 
Champagne Gosset Grande Reserve NV 
 
An extremely concentrated and complex expression with hints of figs, prunes and candied cherries with a lovely fleeting note of almonds and praline on the palate 
Champagne Gosset Grand Rosé NV 
 
A fabulous Rosé with depth and intensity, packed with delicate blackcurrants and Morello cherries with a touch of gingerbread amongst the velvety bubbles on the finish 
Champagne Gosset is the oldest wine house in Champagne, dating back to 1584 in the commune of Aÿ in the Vallée de la Marne. For over four centuries, great care has been taken to preserve a family know-how in the making of their wines. 
Today, the Gosset cuvées are still presented in the antique 
flask identical to the one used since the 18th century... 
Champagne Gosset Brut Excellence NV 
 
A wonderful balance of ripe, fleshy bush peaches, nectarines and greengages with irresistible layers of candied fruits and a hint of liquorice on the invigorating finish 
Champagne Gosset Grande Reserve NV 
 
An extremely concentrated and complex expression with hints of figs, prunes and candied cherries with a lovely fleeting note of almonds and praline on the palate 
Champagne Gosset Grand Rosé NV 
 
A fabulous Rosé with depth and intensity, packed with delicate blackcurrants and Morello cherries with a touch of gingerbread amongst the velvety bubbles on the finish 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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