Tag Archives: Good Food

Mid week menu – 27 to 29 June 2017

English asparagus season is coming to an end soon so we’ll put it on the menu again while we can. We had another delivery from Woodchester Valley Vineyard , both the Bacchus and Regent Rose would pair well with the asparagus for a celebration of  local summer produce.

Oldstone

Dinner                                 Tuesday 27th to Thursday 29th June 2017

Three courses £29 50     Two courses £25     Starter and pudding £14.50

 

Red onion soup, double Gloucester croutons

English asparagus served simply with cracked pepper and lemon butter sauce

Prawn and crayfish tail tian with broad beans and basil dressing

Pressed ham hock terrine, summer slaw and mixed pickles

Half a dozen Isle of Man Queenies baked under pancetta, garlic and shallot crumb

 

Boneless Brixham plaice with Prosecco and parsley cream sauce

Baked Hake fillet with chorizo and chilli butter

Roast Barbary duck breast sliced over blueberry and Brandy sauce

Sautéed Cotswold pork escallops with Gloucester sausage and leek gravy

  Aged local beef fillet, forest mushrooms and rich red wine reduction                        (£3.50 supplement, sorry)

Twice baked mature Cheddar soufflé on spinach cream sauce

 

Summer berry and vanilla cream tartlet, berry sorbet

Pimm’s jelly with clotted cream ice cream

Dark chocolate and ginger cheesecake with stem ginger crème fraiche

Four West Country cheeses, Bath Olivers and Hilary’s fruit bread

 

Food allergens – if you require more information regarding the ingredients in our dishes please ask

Saturday brunch served from 11 till 3                    

Mid week menu 20 to 22 June 2017

We got the courtyard set up and stood by for a busy Saturday brunch and…….nothing happened! We had a few in but none of our “regulars” showed up and Nailsworth was like a ghost town. I guess the garden or the seaside were a bigger draw on the hottest day of the year so far. Hopefully better luck next week.

Oldstone

Dinner                                 Tuesday 20th to Thursday 22nd June 2017

Three courses £29 50     Two courses £25     Starter and pudding £14.50

 

Butternut and sweetcorn soup

English asparagus and Cornish potato salad with prawns and pink sauce

Grilled aubergine topped with diced tomatoes, Parmesan and wild rocket

Pan fried Devon crab cake, sweet chilli dipping sauce

Spiced lamb kofta with fattoush salad

 

South coast Gurnard fillet with Mediterranean vegetable and tomato sauce

Baked haddock loin with baby gem, peas and pancetta

Roast Barbary duck breast sliced over cider braised lentils

Sautéed Cotswold pork escallops, buttered leeks and grain mustard gravy

  Aged local beef fillet “au poivre” (£3.50 supplement, sorry)

Woodland mushroom millefeuille, herb cream sauce and truffle oil

 

English strawberry and meringue sundae

Dark chocolate truffle cake with new season raspberries

Baked lemon cheesecake with tangy lemon sorbet

Four West Country cheeses, Bath Olivers and Hilary’s fruit bread

 

Food allergens – if you require more information regarding the ingredients in our dishes please ask

Saturday brunch served from 11 till 3                    

Weekend menu – 16 & 17 June 2017

Looking at the weather forecast it should be a good weekend for sitting in our courtyard. Only a couple of tables left for Saturday night, please call us on 01453 832808 to book.

     Oldstone

Dinner                                     Friday 16th & Saturday 17th June 2017

Three courses £29.50      Two courses £25

 

Butternut and sweetcorn soup

Pan fried Cornish mackerel fillet with home grown pear chutney

Grilled aubergine topped with diced tomatoes, Parmesan and wild rocket

Wye valley asparagus, prawn cocktail and pea shoots

Spiced lamb kofta with fattoush salad

 

Baked haddock loin with baby gem, peas and pancetta

 Pan fried Poole harbour grey mullet fillet, sweet chilli dipping sauce

Aged local beef fillet “au poivre” (£3.50 supplement – sorry)

Sautéed Cotswold pork escallops, Gloucester sausage and onion gravy

Roast Barbary duck breast sliced over cider braised lentils

Roasted red pepper risotto with melting goats cheese, pine nuts and mixed seeds

 

Dark chocolate truffle cake with new season raspberries

Baked lemon cheesecake, tangy orange sorbet

English strawberry and fresh cream tartlet with strawberry ice cream

Four West Country cheeses, Bath Olivers and Hilary’s fruit bread

 

Food allergens – if you require more information regarding the ingredients in our dishes please ask

Saturday brunch served from 11 till 3 

       

 

Weekend menu – 9 & 10 June 2017

Cold, wet and windy again today……well it is June. Just 2 tables left for Saturday night and Friday is filling up. Please call 01453 832808 to book.

     Oldstone

Dinner                                     Friday 9th & Saturday 10th June 2017

Three courses £29.50      Two courses £25

 

Red onion soup with double Gloucester croutons

New potato and asparagus salad, pan fried bream, dill and caper dressing

Warm ham hock and broad bean tart with homemade piccalilli

A simple starter of finely sliced Severn and Wye smoked salmon, Devon                        crab meat and prawns with Marie Rose sauce

Heirloom tomatoes, wild rocket and buffalo mozzarella with basil dressing

 

Pan fried line caught sea bass fillet on a bed of fine ratatouille

 Baked cod fillet, buttered samphire and white wine cream sauce

Aged local beef fillet with wild garlic butter and a rich red wine reduction                  (£3.50 supplement – sorry)

Sautéed Cotswold pork escallops, chorizo and paprika cream sauce

Spiced Barbary duck breast sliced over dark soy, spring onion and ginger jus

Mixed mushroom millefeuille, chive cream sauce and truffle oil

 

Dark chocolate and salty caramel tart with salty caramel ice cream

Lemon mousse with lemon polenta cookie and tangy lemon sorbet

Baked cheesecake with English strawberries

Four West Country cheeses, Bath Olivers and Hilary’s fruit bread

 

Food allergens – if you require more information regarding the ingredients in our dishes please ask

Saturday brunch served from 11 till 3 

       

 

Weekend menu – 2nd & 3rd June 2017

She got it right this time! Our daft duck was in the courtyard the other morning encouraging her 11 ducklings to jump down from the lean to. You can just make out 4 of them on top of the wall in the picture below preparing to leap. They all made it down safely and spent the next 24 hours building up strength before the next stage of their journey as they jumped in to the stream and paddled off.

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Tables available for both Friday and Saturday evenings at time of writing. Please call us on 01453 832808 to book.

     Oldstone

Dinner                                     Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd June 2017

Three courses £29.50      Two courses £25

 

Roast tomato soup

Severn and Wye oak smoked salmon, Wye valley asparagus, cracked pepper and lemon

Twice baked double Gloucester soufflé on spinach cream (15 mins please)

Pan fried Devon crab cake with sweet chilli dipping sauce

Chorizo sausage on crushed new potatoes and green onions

 

Cornish monk fish tail with samphire and mild curry cream sauce

 Baked haddock loin, little vine tomatoes, Parmesan and smoked bacon

Aged local beef fillet with woodland mushrooms and rich red wine reduction           (£3.50 supplement – sorry)

Sautéed Cotswold pork escallops, buttered Evesham leeks and cider gravy

Roast Barbary duck breast sliced over candied orange and Cognac jus

Tenderstem broccoli and pine nut bande with roasted red pepper sauce

 

Triple chocolate brownie served warm with clotted cream ice cream

Baked lemon tart and tangy lemon sorbet

A classic crème brulée with fine butter shortbread and English strawberries

Four West Country cheeses, Bath Olivers and Hilary’s fruit bread

 

Food allergens – if you require more information regarding the ingredients in our dishes please ask

Saturday brunch served from 11 till 3 

       

 

Mid week menu – 23 to 25 May 2017

There didn’t seem to be that good a turnout for Nailsworth Festival Saturday this year and as usual the out of town traders who get prime pitches in the town square for their hog roast, burger and food shack stalls meant that we saw lots of folk reading our menus and festival offers whilst already munching their street food! Oldstone Double Gloucester rarebit anyone?

Oldstone

Dinner                                   Tuesday 23rd to Thursday 25th May 2017

Three courses £29 50     Two courses £25     Starter and pudding £14.50

 

Baby leaf spinach soup

Pan fried Cornish mackerel fillet on red onion and tomato salad

Pressed ham hock terrine with homemade piccalilli

Smoked salmon and cucumber linguine, Vodka cream sauce

Wye valley asparagus simply steamed and served with lemon butter sauce

 

Poached sea trout fillet with Prosecco cream sauce

Pan seared swordfish steak on dark soy, spring onion and ginger jus

Roast Barbary duck breast sliced over Bramley apple sauce and cider gravy

Sautéed Cotswold pork escallops, white bean and chorizo sauce

  Aged local beef fillet “au poivre” (£3.50 supplement, sorry)

Woodland mushroom millefeuille, herb cream sauce and truffle oil

 

Spiced local rhubarb cake with cinnamon whipped cream

Dark chocolate mousse, triple chocolate brownie and white chocolate ice cream

Pecan tart served warm with clotted cream ice cream

Four West Country cheeses, Bath Olivers and Hilary’s fruit bread

 

Food allergens – if you require more information regarding the ingredients in our dishes please ask

Saturday brunch served from 11 till 3                    

Weekend menu – 12 & 13 May 2017

We enjoyed a nice busy brunch last weekend with young Lucy having to dash out mid service for supplies so I have ordered a good quantity of gluten free Gloucester sausages, free range Dursley eggs and home cured bacon from Country Quality Meat for this Saturday. Please don’t let us down! Tables available for both Friday and Saturday evening at time of writing, please call 01453 832808 to book.

     Oldstone

Dinner                                     Friday 12th & Saturday 13th May 2017

Three courses £29.50      Two courses £25

 

Roasted red pepper soup

Pan fried Cornish mackerel fillet on English asparagus and Jersey Royal salad

Twice baked goats cheese soufflé, spinach cream sauce (15 min please)

Prawn and crayfish tail tian with spiced avocado and sweet chilli jam

Chorizo sausage on sweet potato mash

 

Pan fried sea bass fillet on fresh tomato and basil sauce

 Devon crab cake with seared scallops and mild curry cream

Aged local beef fillet, horseradish butter and rich red wine reduction                          (£3.50 supplement – sorry)

Sautéed Cotswold pork escallops, woodland mushroom and chive cream sauce

Roast Barbary duck breast sliced over Bramley apple sauce and cider gravy

Mixed vegetable chilli with red, white and wild rice

 

Dark chocolate truffle cake with new season English strawberries

Baked lemon tart, tangy lemon sorbet

A classic crème brulée with fine butter shortbread

Four West Country cheeses, Bath Olivers and Hilary’s fruit bread

 

Food allergens – if you require more information regarding the ingredients in our dishes please ask

Saturday brunch served from 11 till 3