Our menu


Explore our menu, treat yourself, and don’t forget to sample the bar. With real cask ales, draught beers, ciders, wines, and soft drinks, we’ve got the perfect accompaniment for every meal. 





Soup of the day  £3.95

Served with white mini cob and butter (ask server for today’s choice) 

Grilled Lamb Kebab £4.75 

Handmade lamb kofte served with Cucumber Raita 

Seabass & Prawn in Tempura £5.95 

Juicy King prawns and strips of seabass in a light tempura batter, served with sweet chilli Sauce 

Bacon, Mozzarella Panko Croquette £4.95 

Golden croquettes filled with Potato, Bacon and Mozzarella served with sour cream dip 

Ham Hock and mustard terrine £4.95 

Slow cooked pork, with wholegrain mustard with piccalilli and toasted sour dough 

Halloumi Fries £4.45 

Crispy halloumi fries, avocado mayonnaise and dressed leaves 

Potted Crab £5.45 

With a smoked paprika butter, melba toast and a squeeze of lemon 

Giant potato skins £4.95 

Topped with cheese and bacon or cheese and onion, served with sour cream 

Pub favourites


Shin of Beef  £14.95

Slow cooked shin of beef, with creamy mash potato, Chantenay carrots, parsnips, Yorkshire pudding, and Bourguignonne Sauce

 Pan fried Seabass £15.95

Pan fried fillets of seabass, roasted new potatoes, sautéed vegetables with a tomato and basil sauce

Pork Belly £13.95

 Pressed slow cooked belly of pork, with champ mash, braised red cabbage, carrots and a apple and cider sauce

Malaysian chicken skewers £14.95

Grilled tender chicken served with pilau rice, naan bread, Asian slaw and a Malaysian curry sauce

Steak and ale pie 10.95

Tender pieces of diced steak in a real ale gravy topped with a puff pastry lid, served with chunky chips, peas and a gravy boat, Like your pie cheesey? Add some Stilton! 

Homemade beef Lasagne £10.95

Beef Ragu layered with creamy white sauce served with chunky chips and garlic ciabatta

Breaded scampi £9.95

Whole tail Scampi, served with peas, chunky chips and homemade tartar sauce

Smaller portion £8.95

Fish and Chips £11.95

 Freshly beer battered haddock fillet served with mushy peas and chunky chips

Smaller portion £9.25

Ham and eggs £9.95

Home roasted ham, served with chunky chips and salad, topped with two fried eggs or pineapple

Smaller portion £8.45

Chicken and bacon salad £9.75

Grilled chicken and crispy bacon, served on a bed of baby leaf salad, onions, cucumber, cherry tomatoes, garlic ciabatta and balsamic syrup


From the grill

Steaks, all our steaks are served with grilled tomato, chunky chips, onion rings and Saluted mushrooms 

10oz Rump steak £13.95

A firm texture and rich flavour 

10oz Sirloin Steak £18.95

A delicate flavour balanced and firm texture 

10oz Fillet Steak £27.95

The most tender steak, a premium cut

Black lake Mixed grill £27.95

10oz rump steak, half a chicken breast, 6oz gammon, two pork sausages, and two fried eggs 

Steak and Cajun chicken combo £17.95

10oz premium rump steak and half a Cajun chicken breast

Steak New York £15.95

10oz premium rump steak topped with BBQ sauce, crispy bacon and mature cheddar cheese

12oz Gammon £13.95 

Horseshoe gammon steak, topped with choice of egg or pineapple and served with chunky chips and peas 

Smaller portion £9.95 

Hickory Chicken £12.95 

Topped with crispy bacon, mature cheddar cheese & BBQ sauce, served with corn on the cob, chunky chips and coleslaw 

Pork and apple melt  £13.95 

A succulent 10oz pork steak, smothered in Bramley apple sauce, topped with melted cheese, served with chunky chips, corn on the cob and salad

 Homemade sauces & extras

Creamy peppercorn sauce £3.25

Diane sauce £3.25

Blue cheese sauce £3.25

Two free range eggs £1.50

Homemade coleslaw £2.25



BBQ pulled pork £8.95

Sweet BBQ pork, crunchy house slaw, chunky chips, onion rings and salad garnish

Piri-Piri chicken £8.95

Homemade Piri-Piri chicken served with crunchy house slaw, grilled pineapple and chunky chips

Double beef burger £9.95

Double beef burger, melted cheese and crispy bacon in a toasted bun with garlic mayo, burger relish and coleslaw served with chunky chips.

Halloumi Burger £8.95

Served with tomato relish, sweet potato fries and salad garnish



Spinach and mushroom Risotto  £8.25

Served with shaved parmesan

Vegetable Lasagne £8.95

Serve with chunky chips, garlic bread and side salad

Three bean Mexican chilli £8.95

With pilau rice or chunky chips, and nachos

Mediterranean vegetable timbale  (VE)  £8.95

Served with roasted vegetables and roasted new potatoes



Wrap it or fill it


Choose between a 12 inch wrap or crusty baguette

 Cheese and onion £6.95

Haddock Goujons with Caper Mayonnaise £8.95

BLT (bacon, lettuce and tomato) £8.95

Hot Cajun chicken, red onion & pepper £9.25

Steak and onion (cooked to your liking)  £9.95

All served with salad garnish, chunky chips and homemade coleslaw

Jacket potatoes

A large jacket potato served with choice of fillings and a salad garnish

Cheese and Beans £6.45

Tuna Mayonnaise £6.45

BBQ Pulled pork and cheese £7.95


Kids menu

Chicken goujons £5.75

Served with either baked beans or peas, with chunky chips

Giant fish fingers £6.45

Served with either baked beans or peas, with chunky chips

Sausage dinner £5.45

Served with either chips or mash potato, gravy, peas or baked beans

Mac and cheese £5.45

Served with garlic bread

Side orders

Chunky chips £2.95

Chunky chips with cheese £3.95

Homemade garlic ciabatta bread £3.25

Crusty baguette and butter £1.75

Homemade beer battered onion rings £3.25


Apple Crumble £4.75

Chocolate fudge cake £4.45

After Eight cheesecake £4.95

Sticky toffee pudding £4.45

Gluten free apple & blackberry crumble £4.75

Ice cream sundae Chocolate or strawberry £4.95

All desserts come with a choice of custard, cream or ice cream 

Only the Best

Fresh ingredients, tasty meals

We’re really proud of our fresh food and we receive fresh deliveries six days a week to ensure that only the finest ingredients are used to make our food. 

Our menu is full of fresh food with our pies, burgers and sides being made using only the finest ingredients. 


We simply don’t think you can beat handmade fresh food and we want you to enjoy the best quality, fresh food when choosing from our menu. Whether it’s beef, chicken, lamb or our great veggie or vegan burgers, we think that our food tastes great and we hope you can taste the freshness in every bite!


What People are Saying

“Lunchtime Delight”

“An excellent English pub/restaurant. Superb menu and their own home-cooked pie. Lovely setting, with a nice atmosphere and excellent service.”

Peter S

“Thursday lunch – Yummy Fish Pie”

Lovely pub, full of lunchtime diners. Nice relaxing atmosphere & chatty friendly staff. Yummy Fish Pie on the lunchtime menu, with a smaller portion available. “


“Excellent as Aways!!!!!”

“Me and my girlfriend come to the black lake probably 3/4 a month for a meal and we have never been disappointed.”


“An Excellent Evening”

“We’ve heard good stuff about the place and they are right. Really nice friendly and personable service, greeted with smiley faces. Really good table service and the food… wow, amazing!


Opening hours

12:00pm – 11:00pm

12:00pm – 9.00pm

12.00pm - 8.00pm

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Call us on 01782 397385