12.00-2.30 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…

NIBBLES & STARTERS

All our bread is homemade and baked daily

  • SALT AND PEPPER SQUID Miso mayonnaise – lime £6.95
  • RUSTIC BREAD marinated olives & dips £5.95 to share £3.95 for one (gf)
  • GARLIC AND HERB FLATBREAD £4.50 add melting Mozzarella for a £1.00 (v)
  • POACHED PEAR & YORKSHIRE BLUE CHEESE SALAD caremelised waluts – celery – mulled wine syrup £7.25 (v) (gf)
  • CHICKEN LIVER PARFAIT onion jam – toasted breads £5.95 (gf)
  • CARTMEL VALLEY SMOKED BRIE BRULEE – hazelnut crackers – sweet and sour beetroot relish – golden beetroot – marinated smoked brie & hazelnut crumb £7.50 (v) (gf)
  • VENISON & CRANBERRY BABY BANGERS – grain mustard mayonnaise £6.95
  • KING PRAWN & GLASS NOODLE BROTH miso – pak choi – baby corn – chilli – spring onion sesame £7.50 
  • SPICED LANCASHIRE BLACK PUDDING PAKORA’S coriander & lime mayonnaise – side salad £6.95
  • CRISPY WHITEBAIT – tartar sauce – lemon £5.95

OAK PLANKS

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

  • THE FELL MAN mini Cumberland swirl, pork pie, hand-carved roast Cumbrian ham, local cheeses, pickles, chutney £15.95 (gf)
  • THE FISHERMAN smoked salmon, dressed prawns, rollmop herring, smoked Scottish mackerel, salt & pepper squid – crispy whitebait- lemon mayonnaise- soy mayonnaise £17.50 (gf)

Served with our freshly baked mixed pieces of bread and butter

PIZZAS & FLATBREADS

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 – Pizza £6.95 Flat Bread £12.50
  • SALAMI, JALAPENOS AND SMOKED CHEESE – Pizza £6.95 Flat Bread £12.50
  • CUMBRIAN MEAT pulled BBQ brisket – Cumberland sausage – chicken – bacon – Pizza £6.95 Flat Bread £12.50
  • CUMBRIAN HAM AND PINEAPPLE – Pizza £6.95 Flat Bread £12.25
  • NICE AND EASY fresh tomato sauce fragrant basil leaf & creamy buffalo mozzarella – Pizza £6.25 Flat Bread £11.25 (v)

SALADS

  • SPICED CRISPY CHILLI BEEF SALAD sweet chilli dressing £11.50 Also available as a starter £6.50
  • FREE RANGE CHICKEN & BACON SALAD smoked brie – croutons – grapes – apple – crispy onions –honey & mustard dressing £11.95/£6.25 (gf)
  • POACHED SALMON & PRAWN SALAD –spring onion – carrot – toasted sesame seeds – chilli caramel dressing £13.25/6.95 (gf)

MAIN PLATES

  • HIGGINSONS famous Local Pork Cumberland sausages, sage mash, caramelised red onion gravy & watercress £12.95
  • 12 HOUR BRAISED BRISKET OF BEEF creamed potato, bourguignon flavours, parsnip crisp & watercress £13.95 (gf)
  • SWEET POTATO, RED LENTIL AND CHICKPEA CURRY, served with basmati rice & poppadum £13.75 (v)(gf)
  • FISH N CHIPS Cumbrian Ale batter, fresh haddock fillet, homemade tartar sauce & real mushy peas! £13.50
  • CUMBRIAN CHICKEN & BACON BURGER toasted ciabatta bun, Swiss cheese, gem lettuce, vine tomato, jalapeño mayonnaise & triple cooked chips £13.50
  • GRILLED GAMMON STEAK fresh pineapple – fried Castle Howe duck egg – triple cooked chips – peas £15.00
  • 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. £13.25
  • PRIME 8oz SIRLOIN STEAK cooked to your liking served with triple cooked chip & either-roasted tomato, flat field mushroom and beer-battered onion rings  or a blue cheese & watercress salad £20.00 (gf)       Garlic butter or Peppercorn Sauce £1.50
  • SOFTSHELL CRAB BURGER – crisp batter – charcoal brioche bun – baby gem – cucumber – red Thai mayonnaise – skinny fries £14.95
  • SURF & TURF – 8oz sirloin steak – shell-on tiger prawns – mixed salad – skinny fries – lemon £22.95 (gf)
  • WHEATSHEAF PIE OF THE DAY- Please see our specials board.

Sides

  • Triple Cooked Chips £3.50
  • Buttered Mixed Vegetables £3.50
  • House Salad   £3.00
  • Rustic coleslaw £2.00

REMEMBER OUR SPECIALS BOARDS!

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

PUDDINGS 

  • HOMEMADE STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING! With toffee sauce served with Vanilla ice cream £6.50
  • SALTED DARK CHOCOLATE MOUSSE served with Orange Sorbet, Orange gel, Caramelised pecans and lemon balm £7.25
  • CHEESECAKE OF THE DAY! Please ask £6.50
  • CHEESEBOARD a selection of English cheeses, chutney, apple & biscuits £8.00
  • LEMON & PASSION FRUIT POSSET served with mango coulis and homemade shortbread £5.95
  • FESTIVE SPICED PANNA COTTA Pain d’épices – mulled wine sorbet £7.25
  • ENGLISH LAKES ICE CREAMS – Vanilla – Rum & Raisin – Blackcurrant & Cream – ChocolateOne scoop £1.75     two-scoop £3.25    three-scoop £4.75