12.00-3 5.30-9.00pm – Seasonal menu created with the freshest locally sourced produce
All of our food is cooked fresh to order & at busy times it may take longer.
Special dietary requirements or requests please do not hesitate to ask…

(v) – Vegetarian   (gf) – Available Gluten Free. Special dietary requirements or requests please do not hesitate to ask…


All our breads are homemade and baked daily

  • CRISPY PORK CRACKLING bramley apple & thyme compote £3.50 (gf)
  • RUSTIC BREAD marinated olives & dips £5.25 to share £3.50 for one (gf)
  • GARLIC AND HERB FLAT BREAD £3.00 add melting Mozzarella for a £1.00
  • WEST COAST CRAB baby gem, apple, crab ketchup, coriander, fennel seed crisp breads,
    chilli caramel £7.25 (gf)
  • HOME MADE SOUP with our crusty bread and butter £4.75 (gf)
  • RED WINE POACHED PEAR, artichoke & blue cheese salad, balsamic syrup, caramelised walnuts, vegetable crisps £6.50 (gf)
  • CONFIT CHICKEN, chestnut, sage & onion terrine. Truffle marinated enoki mushrooms, toasted croute, celeriac remoulade & red wine reduction £6.95 (gf)
  • CARTMEL VALLEY SMOKED SALMON & GARDEN HERB FISH CAKE, roasted garlic & tarragon mayonnaise, dressed leaves, herb butter £6.95


Great to share as a nibbly starter or as a generous plank for one to enjoy!

  • THE FELL MAN Damson and wild boar sausage, pork pie, hand carved roast Cumbrian ham, local cheeses, pickles, chutney £12.95 (gf)
  • THE FISHERMAN smoked salmon, dressed prawns, battered calamari, roll mop herring, smoked Scottish mackerel, lemon mayonnaise £12.95 (gf)

Served with our famous mixed breads and butter


All hand made on the premises and cooked to order! Great when you order a house salad & chunky chips! Great for a party grab a big table and let the fun begin!

Flatbread  or Pizza

  • FISH anchovies, prawns and olives topped with rocket & balsamic dressing £6.95 £11.95
  • CHICKEN, sun blushed tomatoes, red onion & chilli flakes £6.25 £11.50
  • COURGETTE, RED ONION, SUNBLUSHED TOMATOES & MOZZARELLA, wild rocket & balsamic dressing  £6.25 £11.50
  • NICE AND EASY fresh tomato sauce fragrant basil leaf & creamy buffalo mozzarella £5.95 £9.95


  • HIGGINSONS famous Local Pork Cumberland, Swan Black and leek sausages, apple and grain mustard mash, caramelised red onions and a rich gravy £10.95
  • 12 HOUR BRAISED BRISKET OF BEEF creamed potato, bourguignon flavours, crispy onions & watercress £13.95 (gf)
  • THAI GREEN VEGETABLE CURRY, served with basmati rice & poppadum £13.50 (gf) (v)
  • FISH N CHIPS Cumbrian Ale batter, fresh haddock fillet, homemade tartar sauce & real mushy peas! £12.00
  • HOMEMADE BEEF BURGER WITH PORT AND THYME served in a toasted ciabatta bun with crispy onions, baby gem & vine tomato, gherkin, tomato chutney & hand cut chips £12.95 Add bacon, black pudding or a choice of cheese for £1.00
  • SLOW COOKED CUMBRIAN LAMB SHANK creamed potato, buttered greens, red currant & rosemary sauce £16.95
  • RED LENTIL, CARROT & CHICK PEA BAKE topped with mashed potato & cheddar cheese served with buttered vegetables £12.50 (gf)
  • FISH PIE fresh salmon, haddock, smoked haddock & Atlantic prawns in a creamy leek & parsley sauce, topped with mashed potato & cheddar cheese. Served with a side of garden peas. £12.95
  • WHEATSHEAF PIE OF THE DAY- Please see our specials board.


  • Hand Cut Chips £2.50
  • Buttered Mixed Vegetables £1.65
  • House Salad   £2.00
  • Rustic coleslaw £1.25


Be it fish, meat, pizza or vegetable it is always changing! A little like the weather round here!


  • HOMEMADE STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING! With toffee sauce served with Peanut butter ice cream £5.95
  • KENDAL MINT CAKE LIQUOR CHOCOLATE MOUSSE served with homemade shortbread and Mint chocolate chip ice cream £5.95
  • CHEESECAKE OF THE DAY! Please ask £5.95
  • CHEESE BOARD a selection of English cheeses, chutney, apple & biscuits £6.95
  • LEMON & BASIL POSSET with raspberry coulis and homemade shortbread £5.25
  • ENGLISH LAKES ICE CREAMS – Vanilla – Rum & Raisin – Blackcurrant & Cream – Chocolate
    One scoop £1.50 two scoop £2.75 three scoop £3.95