The Dinner Menu

Dinner is served from 6.30pm to 9pm and children’s menus are also available.

Sample Dinner Menu

(4 courses plus cafetiere of coffee included if on dinner, bed and breakfast packages, courses individually priced for guests on bed and breakfast only or non residents – booking essential)

Starter – £5.95

Cock a leekie terrine – confit chicken leg, leeks, prune puree, crispy skin, spring fruit chutney

Smoked haddock risotto – parmesan, chive, pea puree, soft poached hen’s egg, hollandaise sauce

Asparagus and gruyere quiche – spring onion and asparagus salad, rocket pesto

Honey roasted peach – rhubarb jelly, compress melon, fruit sorbet

Intermediate – £3.65

Potato and leek soup

Or

Orange sorbet

Main Course – £13.95

Spring lamb – rillette of braised shoulder, dauphinoise potatoes, provencal vegetables,rosemary jus

Poussin two ways – confit leg, ballotine of breast wrapped in bacon, tarragon and potato croquette, butternut squash puree, spring vegetables, red wine reduction

Pan fried sea bass fillet – Jersey royals, asparagus, cherry tomatoes, green beans, sauce vierge

Potato and spring onion tart – Lake District mature cheddar, dressed salad leaves, tomato coulis

Fillet steak – 6oz fillet steak served with hand cut chunky chips, field mushroom and tomato, with au poivre sauce…..£7.50 supplement

Please note we normally serve most of our red meats pink – If you would like them cooked differently please ask when ordering.

Side dishes – Hillthwaite salad £3.05 / Hand cut chunky chips £3.05 / Buttered seasonal vegetables £3.05

Some dishes may contain nuts, please advise of any allergies

Dessert – £5.85

Sticky toffee pudding, butterscotch sauce, toffee ice cream

Bread and butter pudding, cinnamon anglaise, vanilla ice cream

Dark chocolate roulade, dark chocolate cream, raspberry coulis, mint jelly, raspberry sorbet, chocolate tuille

White chocolate cheesecake, forest berries, chocolate brandy snap, orange syrup

Cherry bakewell tart, fruit coulis, candied cherries, chantilly cream

Lemon posset, red berry salad, shortbread biscuit

Knickerbocker glory, whipped cream, fresh fruits, meringue, fruit coulis, vanilla ice cream

Rhubarb and Bramley apple crumble, vanilla ice cream, English custard

A selection of ice creams

A selection of English cheeses - Somerset Brie, Lake District mature Cheddar & Black Sticks Blue served with homemade chutney, grapes, celery and Millers Damsel cheese biscuits…..£1.50 supplement

Cafetiere of coffee with milk or cream and petit four – £2.70 (included on 4 course menu)

Speciality Coffees – £1.10 extra

Cappuccino, Espresso, Latte, Americano, Mochaccino. Bambiccino

Liqueur coffee from £3.60 extra

Some dishes may contain nuts, please advise of any allergies


We cater for vegetarians and special diets at our Cumbria Hotel. If you have any allergies etc please inform us at the time of booking and we will endeavour to meet your needs.