A la Carte

Book Table

Our A la Carte menu is served daily and changes frequently. Rarely are two weeks the same and Chef Phil and his team work hard to source and forage for local produce to surprise and delight your gastronomic senses.

1863 Bistro: Sample Menu 2019


  • Jersey Royal Hen of the Woods, Spring Onion V (GF) £8.50 Verdejo, Vega de la Reina, Spain 125ml £6.60
  • Quail Crispy Leg, Granola, Apricot £10.50 Cabernet Franc, Fantasia, Argentina 125ml £7.70
  • Chalk Stream Trout Black Pudding, Nettle, Watercress £9.50 Sancerre, Domaine Daulny, France 125ml £8.20
  • Heritage Carrot Buckwheat, Crème Fraiche V £8.50 Gruner Veltliner, Talisman, Hungary 125ml £5.40

Main Courses

  • Lamb Wild Garlic, Asparagus, Lamb Breast £25.50 Bobal, Mil Historias, Spain 175ml £9.10
  • Beef Sirloin Morel, Roscoff Onion, Summer Truffle £25.50 Barolo, Manfredi, Italy 175ml £12.20
  • Chicken Lobster, Samphire, Bisque (GF) £24.50 Macon-Chaintre, Les Serreuxdieres, France 175ml £11.80
  • Wild Sea Bass Garden Pea, Cucumber, Baby Gem (GF) £25.50 Vinho Verde, Raza, Portugal 175ml £8.35
  • Beetroot Charred Brassica, Beenleigh Blue, Hazelnut V (GF) £16.00 Sauvignon Blanc, Topuku, New Zealand 175ml £7.70


  • Ginger Sponge Lemon Curd, Brandy Snap £8.50 Vinsanto, Italy 50ml £10.00
  • Treacle Tart Crème Fraiche, Caramelized Fig £8.00 Pedro Ximenez,Emilio Lustau 25ml £4.60
  • Strawberry Elderflower, Pistachio (GF) £8.50 Sticky Mickey, Eradus 50ml £6.40
  • Amalfi Lemon Parfait Basil, Meringue £8.50 Chateau Septy, France 50ml £5.60
  • Ice-Cream & Sorbet Vanilla, Lemon Curd, Pistachio (GFA) Strawberry, Bergamot (GFA) £1.50 per scoop


  • A selection of Cheeses Artisan Biscuits, Chutney (GFA) 5 Cheeses / 8 Cheeses £12 / £15.50 20yr Tawny Port 50ml £8.00

Opening hours:

1863 Bistro is open 7 days.

2pm: The Bar opens
2pm – 4pm: Join us for a ‘Bite to Eat
6pm: The Bistro opens for dinner

To book a table, please call 017684 86334.

Good to know:

  • Our children’s menu is available until 6.30pm.
  • From 8.30pm we kindly request that only children 10+ are in the bistro.
  • Please note the maximum group size we are able to accommodate is 6.
  • If you would like to bring a party larger than 6, please get in touch to discuss your requirements. Please note groups of 6+ are subject to deposits and pre-orders.
  • Have a look at our latest wine list here
  • Read our Accessibility Guide here.