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Autumn 2017 menu 28/9/2017 ( except Sundays and Bank holidays )


Mussels in white wine with cream,onion,parsley and crusty bread £8
Home made soup of the day with crusty bread (v) £4
Crab cakes with sweetcorn relish & mango chutney £6
Olives with aged balsamic vinegar,olive oil & crusty bread £5
Panko breaded pork balls stuffed with camembert with sweet chilli sauce (v) £6
Whole rustic loaf to share with balsamic vinegar& olive oil (v) £7 half loaf £3.5


Please ask your server for todays choice of Steak or Fish special
BBQ Chicken breast with melted philly cheese, rustic chips & red coleslaw £13
Steak & Kidney pudding with champ mash & seasonal vegetables £13
Penne Pasta with savoy cabbage,pancetta,thyme,pine nuts& moazzarella £10
Lamb rump steak with mint jelly,rustic chips,mushrooms,peas & tomatoes £18
Mrs Manning's homemade pie with new pots & veg or chips & peas £10
Baked cod stew provencale with fennel,peppers & aubergine £16
Lambs liver & bacon with champ mash,leeks & vegetables £12
Scampi, chips & peas with homemade tartare sauce & lemon wedge £11
Honey roasted ham with double egg & chips £10
slow cooked brisket of beef in beer with champ mash & seasonal veg £15
Sweet potato & paneer kebabs, mild pumpkin curry & steamed basmati rice ( v ) £12
Chris De Burger a 6oz locally sourced 100% beefburger with bacon,tomato,lettuce & gherkin £8
Los pollos hermanos burger a buttermilk breaded chicken breast,lemon mayo,lettuce,gherkin & tomato £8
The Heisenburger The ultimate breaking bad tower burger of 100% locally sourced beefburger AND a layer of slow cooked pulled pork with cheese,tomato & gherkin £10
All burgers with the added choice of rustic chips £2.75 or sweet potato fires £3.5
The Rustic Riverside Ploughmans £10 0r £12 with Salmon or shell on prawns

Childrens menu

Pasta & fresh tomato sauce £4.5
Cod fish fingers or mini pork sausages or chicken nuggets with chips, beans or peas £5
Mrs Mannings homemade pie with new potatoes & vegetables £6
Kids cheeseburger &chips £5.5
Lasagne & salad £5
Ham egg & chips £5

Please note we have a separate vegetarian, vegan and gluten free menu to view


Please note that because of high volumes of customers on Sunday, we run a totally differnt menu on every Sunday ( an EXAMPLE of which is below.)This menu is also used on Bank holidays too.

Sunday Served 12-5.00 pm
Salt & pepper squid with sweet chilli sauce £5.50
Homemade soup with crusty bread (v) £3.95
Olives, balsamic vinegar, olive oil & crusty bread (v) £4.95
Mackerel & trout pate with crusty bread £4.95
Breaded brie £4.95
To share: a whole rustic loaf with aged balsamic vinegar & olive oil £6.95
Hand carved Scottish roast topside of beef OR roast leg of lamb
OR honey roast gammon £10.95
Roast breast of chicken £9.95
Sirloin of Beef £12.95
Combo roast – slices of any two meats £1 extra (exc sirloin)
Nut roast with roast potatoes & seasonal vegetables £9.95 (v)
Mrs. Manning’s homemade pie with roast potatoes & vegetables £10.95
All with Aunt Nessie’s homemade Yorkshire pudding, roast potatoes & seasonal vegetables
Extra bowl of roast potatoes £3.00   Honey roast parsnips £3.00
Cauliflower cheese with a hint of mustard to share £4.00
Homemade haddock fish cakes with new potatoes & salad £10.95
Rustic Riverside Ploughman’s with apple, celery, pickled onion, olives, gherkins, pickle & chutney, coleslaw and a choice of: strong mature cheddar, brie, cut whole stilton, carved ham, smooth paté £8.95   £1.00 per extra choice.  Smoked salmon & prawns £2 extra. 
Children’s Menu  
Children’s roasts & pie available £5.95
Pasta & tomato sauce (v) £4.50
Cod fish fingers OR mini pork sausages OR chicken nuggets with chips & beans OR peas £4.50
Lemon meringue pie £4.50 ~ Waffle, ice cream & syrup £4.50 ~ Baked raspberry cheesecake £4.95 (h) ~ Panna cotta with toffee popcorn & wild amarena cherries (h) £4.95 ~ Chocolate fondant £4.95 ~ Syrup sponge £4.50 ~ Chocolate bread & butter pudding £4.95 (h) (h)=homemade
Riverside cheese board with Cheddar, Brie & Stilton £6.50            
Vanilla, chocolate or strawberry flavoured ice cream £2.50
                       At busy times there may be a wait as all our food is cooked to order
                           There is an optional 10% service charge for parties of 10 & over

Fighting Cocks Christmas 2017


Brussels Pate with Old Speckled Hen chutney & toast
Canteloupe melon (v) with black pepper & raspberry coulis
Cream of courgette soup (v) with chives & couranne bread
Goats cheese & beetroot salad (v) with sweet chilli dressing & mizuna
Smoked mackerel & trout terrine with crème fraiche & horseradish sway


Butter roasted Norfolk turkey with stuffing, pigs in blankets, goose fat roasted potatoes, winter vegetables
Slow cooked sirloin of beef with wild mushroom sauce,roasted beef tomato, goose fat roast potatoes,winter vegetables
Pan fried sea bass fillets with baby new potatoes,winter vegetables & hollandaise sauce
Mrs Manning’s pie, shoulder of lamb, rosemary & thyme with goose fat roast potatoes, winter vegetables
Wild mushroom strogonoff (v) with basmati rice & sour cream


Christmas pudding with brandy sauce, custard or cream
Mincemeat tart with whiskey & stem ginger ice cream
Winter fruit crumble of mulled forest fruits with pecan crumble
Chocolate torte with salted caramel ice cream
Cheese & Biscuits
We are taking bookings from 23rd November to 23rd December
( exc Sundays )
Friday November 24th, December 1,8,15 & 22 are our party nights with a 7.30 sit down for a 3 course meal with our resident DJ £30 per person.
3 course Adults £25 Children under 12 and seniors £18 available Monday to Saturday lunchtime & evening
2 course Adults £20 Children under 12 and seniors £13 available Monday to Saturday lunchtime
We require a £10 N/R deposit per head at the time of booking £5 per head senior/child
( £2.50 supplement on the sirloin of beef and cheese & biscuits )
Also please be aware that for the first time, we are hosting a 4 course set menu this New Years eve with background music and dancing, plus midnight fireworks. 6.30 for 7pm sit down until 1am. We have 70 seats @ £40 per person available in our restaurant area and 30 seats in the bar area @ £35 per person. The menu is currently being finalised but does include 12oz skate wings as well as racks of Lamb, full details soon very soon.

Click here to use our online reservation system or call 01322 862299.


Our specials change on a daily basis. Come in and sample fresh dishes such as whole Skate wing, Trio of Fish, Sirloin Steaks, premium sausage & mash with bubble & squeak, herb crusted Lamb shanks and many more.

Food promotions 

Ruby Tuesday – our very popular homemade curry every Tuesday (evening’s only). Try a Curry from Hell’s Del’s kitchen and he will cook it to order, as mild or as hot as you like. Del’s is cooked from the best ingredients to classic and authentic Indian recipes. These award winning curries are fantastic value at only £6.50 per person and include naan bread .

Senior Citizens 2 Course Special Mon-Fri lunchtime special, two courses for just £8.95
Fryday Fish and Chips Every Friday morning we have fresh fish delivered from Chapmans of Sevenoaks ( Catch of the day) . The fish is then battered in Old Speckled Hen real ale. Once it's gone it's gone. So don't delay in reserving your Fish and Chips every Fryday. £11.00

Every Sunday is our fabulous ‘Mum’s Sunday Roast Lunch’, from £10.50 These are now served with our very own Aunt Nessie's homemade Yorkshire puddings.  Also Mrs Mannings roast, which is a large slice of Mrs Mannings pie, roast potatoes and vegetables.

We have also now added a beautiful creamy cauliflower cheese to our Sunday menu to have with your Sunday lunch. As well as bowls of extra roast potatoes.

Please Note: We are now selling out most Friday and Saturday evenings and every Sunday in the Riverside Restaurant, bookings for all our events is advisable.


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