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Takeaway Menu

Starters

Soup of the day £4.50

The King Stag BBQ chicken wings (BBQ or Buffalo Sauce) £6

Halloumi chips, roasted red pepper hummus £6

Mains

Lemonade battered haddock, hand cut chips, tartar sauce £12

NJ Shallis Cumberland sausages, mash, caramelised onion gravy £11

Chargrilled Aubergine, warm salad of chargrilled Mediterranean vegetables and chickpeas, oven dried cherry tomatoes and a red pepper and vine tomato sauce £10

Burgers

The King Stag beef burger £13.50

chicken breast burger £14.50

Halloumi burger £12.50

Our burgers are served on a sesame and poppy seed cream bun with fresh cabbage slaw

Choose between:
Hand cut chips, skinny fries or upgrade to sweet potato fries for £1.00

Extra toppings:
Butler’s extra mature cheddar, mushrooms, caramelised onions 75p each

Smoked bacon, halloumi £1.00 each

Wine

Rocosa Malbec or Giotto Gargena Pinot Grigio £12

Sample Lunch & Dinner Menu

While you wait

CHARGRILLED SOURDOUGH cold pressed rapeseed oil, balsamic vinegar £4.95 (V)

HUMMUS AND PITTA £5.50 (VE)

ROASTED GARLIC CIABATTA £5.95 (V) add cheese £1

MIXED OLIVES £4.00 (V) (GF)

Starters

SOUP OF THE DAY, chargrilled ciabatta £5.50 (V) (GF)

THE KING STAG BBQ CHICKEN WINGS, choice of barbecue or buffalo sauce £6.95 (GF)

HALLOUMI CHIPS, hummus £6.50 (V) (GF)

CONFIT DUCK, watermelon, mint, toasted seeds, and hoisin salad £7.95/£14.95

SMOKED TROUT, sweet pickled vegetables, horseradish cream £7.50 (GF)

MEZZE BOARD – Crudités, homemade tzatziki, olives, sweet potato falafel, halloumi, pitta bread £16.95 (GF)

Pub Classics

LEMONADE BATTERED HADDOCK, hand cut chips, tartar sauce £14.95

NJ SHALLIS CUMBERLAND SAUSAGES, mash, caramelised onion gravy £12.95

CHARGRILLED AUBERGINE, mediterranean vegetables with couscous and chickpeas, oven dried cherry tomatoes and a red pepper and vine tomato sauce £14.95 (V) (GF)

10oz DONALD RUSSELL STEAKS - choice of ribeye or sirloin £24.95 (GF)
Both are served with creamed spinach and oven dried cherry tomatoes.

Choose between: hand cut chips, skinny fries or upgrade to sweet potato fries £1.50

Add: peppercorn sauce, red wine jus or roasted garlic and parsley butter £1.75

Burgers

8oz THE KING STAG BEEF BURGER £13.50

HALLOUMI BURGER £12.50 (V)

CHICKEN BREAST BURGER £14.50

Our burgers are served on a sesame and poppy seed cream bun with fresh cabbage slaw & a choice of skinny fries, hand cut chips or upgrade to sweet potato fries £1

Extra toppings: Butler’s extra mature cheddar, mushrooms, caramelised onions £1

Smoked bacon, halloumi, macaroni cheese £1.50

Sides (3 sides £10)

£4.00

HAND CUT CHIPS (VE) (GF)

SKINNY FRIES (VE) (GF)

FRESH CABBAGE SLAW (GF)

MIXED SALAD (VE) (GF)

£4.50

LEMONADE BATTERED ONION RINGS (V)

SWEET POTATO FRIES (VE) (GF)

MACARONI CHEESE (V)

CREAMED SPINACH  (V) (GF)

Desserts

CRUMBLE OF THE DAY, homemade vanilla custard £6.95 (GF)

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING, toffee sauce, honeycomb ice cream £6.95

SALTED CARAMEL BROWNIE, dark chocolate sauce, very vanilla ice cream £6.95

THREE SCOOPS OF YOUR CHOICE OF ICE CREAMS AND SORBETS

Ice creams – very vanilla, serious chocolate, honeycomb, serious strawberry, mint chocolate chip, salted caramel, very cherry

Sorbets – lemon, blood orange, raspberry

Northern Bloc Vegan - Madagascan bourbon vanilla, peanut chip

Teas and coffees available, please see our drinks menu

The Cheese Board

ALL FIVE OF OUR CAREFULLY SELECTED BRITISH CHEESES £8.95

Our carefully selected award-winning cheeses:

BUTLERS SECRET EXTRA MATURE CHEDDAR matured for 14 months

WIGMORE pasteurised ewe’s milk cheese, hand-made washed curd cheese. Subtle cheese with a mild fruity and sweet flavour

ISLE OF WIGHT BLUE mild blue veined 3-5 weeks of age

KELTIC GOLD semi hard cheese, during ripening it is dipped in cider and scrubbed three times a week

BATH SOFT this soft pasteurised cow’s milk cheese has a creamy
texture and is full of flavour similar to Camembert

Served with house chutney, apple, celery and biscuits

Sample Kids Menu

1 course £5
2 courses £7
3 courses £10

Starters

Hummus and pitta

Garlic ciabatta

Cucumber and carrot sticks, hummus

Mains

Macaroni cheese

Fish fingers, skinny fries, beans

Sausage, mash, beans

5oz King Stag cheese burger, salad, skinny fries

Desserts

Crumble of the day, vanilla ice cream

Sticky toffee pudding, toffee sauce, honeycomb ice cream

Scoop of Purbeck ice cream - vanilla, chocolate, strawberry

Sample Doggie Menu

Arden Grange, with fresh chicken and rice (dry food) £2.50

Pig’s ear £1.75

King Stag burger £5.00

Snuffles dog beer £3.00

Pawsecco White/Rose £3.95

Pawsecco Freeze Pops £2

Join us on our monthly dog walk, the last Sunday of each month.
Full details can be found on our events page.

Sample Drinks Menu

Gin (25ml)

Bombay Sapphire £3.75
Aromatic with bright citrus notes. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Mediterranean Tonic. Garnished with lemon wedge

Whitley Neil £4.10
Smooth with rich juniper and citrus combined with notes of potpourri and exotic spice. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Mediterranean Tonic. Garnished with orange

Hendricks £4.10
Delightfully infused with cucumber and rose petal. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Elderflower Tonic. Garnished with a slice of cucumber

Sipsmith £4.50
Exceptionally well balanced with a classic juniper front. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Aromatic Tonic. Garnished with a lime wedge

Sipsmith Sloe £4.50
Deliciously rich and bursting with cherry ripe, fruit notes. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Lemon Tonic. Garnished with a lemon wedge and berries

Williams Chase £4.45
Elegantly fresh and pleasingly potent. Crisp with a delicate aroma. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Elderflower Tonic. Garnished with apple, lime and mint

Warner Edwards Honeybee £4.50
Floral and zesty in nature, delicate notes of rose, camomile and hibiscus marry beautifully to give a balanced and complex gin with a luscious sweet finish

King of Soho £4.50
Predominantly juniper with a cinnamon finish. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Aromatic Tonic

Tanqueray 10 £4.50
Exceptionally and uniquely distilled with fresh citrus. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Mediterranean Tonic. Garnished with pink grapefruit slice

Brockmans £4.50
Juniper is complemented by unique blueberry and blackberry flavours that deliver a distinctive fruit taste. Paired with Fever-Tree Ginger Ale.
Garnished with blackberries and orange

OPIHR (pronounced ‘o-peer’) £4.10
Juniper is complemented by unique blueberry and blackberry flavours that deliver a distinctive fruit taste. Strongly spiced with a warmth of black pepper and cubebs. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Ginger Ale. Garnished with orange

Warner Edwards Rhubarb £4.60
A big hit of rhubarb, soft citrus, pecans and caramel. This could easily be a sipping gin served ice cold. Pairs best with Fever-Tree Ginger Ale. Garnished with rhubarb

We prefer to pair all our G&Ts with Fever-Tree Premium Tonic Waters. With their carefully selected natural botanicals and perfect carbonation, Fever-Tree tonics have been crafted to enhance the taste of gin.
Simply select a gin and then choose your tonic

Fever-Tree Tonic 200ml £2.70
Choose from a variety of flavours including: Naturally Light, Elderflower, Aromatic, Ginger Ale, Lemon or Mediterranean

Shots (25ml)

Luxardo Black Sambuca £3.85

Luxardo White Sambuca £3.85

Jägermeister £3.85

José Cuervo Especial Reposado Gold Tequila £3.85

Tequila Rose £3.85

Cocktails

Porn Star Martini £8.50
Vodka with passion fruit Martini mix, served with a shot of Prosecco

Espresso Martini £9.50
Absolute Vodka, cold-brew coffee and velvety notes of vanilla and maple

Mojito £7.50
White Rum, Mojito mix, lime, fresh mint

Aperol Spritz £7.50
Prosecco, Aperol, soda water, slices of orange

Chambord Royale 125ml: £6.95 175ml: £8.50
Prosecco with Chambord

Bloody Mary £7.50
Absolute Vodka, cracked black pepper, tabasco, celery, Worcester sauce

Pimm’s Glass: £4.95 Jug: £16.50
Classic English Pimm’s with lemonade

Join us for Cocktail night every Thursday and enjoy two cocktails for £12

Mocktails £4.50

Virgin Mary
Packed with goodness, a classic Bloody Mary minus the vodka! Just let us know how spicy you want it!

Virgin Pornstar
Tropical blend of Indian mangoes, passion fruit from Ecuador, a splash of orange juice, topped with fresh passion fruit

Virgin Mojito
Refreshing mix of lemon, lime & mint makes up this sweet Cuban classic

Liquors, Port and Sherry

Baileys 50ml £4.10

Tia Maria 25ml £4.10

Cointreau 25ml £4.15

Martini Dry 50ml £4.10

Martini Rosso 50ml £4.10

Disaronno 25ml £4.10

Taylors 8 Year Old Late Bottled Vintage 50ml £4.45

Taylors Fine Ruby Port 50ml £4.85

Harvey’s Bristol Cream 50ml £4.10

Whiskey & Bourbon (25ml)

Makers Mark £4.00

JD Single Barrel £5.00

Jameson £3.75

Johnnie Walker Black Label £4.00

Laphroaig £4.65

Monkey Shoulder £4.00

Dalmore 12yr £4.50

The Balvenie 12yr £5.50

Dalwhinnie 15yr £5.10

Chivas Regal 18yr £5.55

Lagavulin 16yr £5.10

Southern Comfort £3.75

Vodka (25ml)

Absolute £3.75

Grey Goose £4.55

Chase £4.60

Brandy (25ml)

Courvoisier £3.75

Rum (25ml)

Havana 3yr £3.75

Havana 7yr £3.90

Koko Kanu £3.85

Kraken £4.10

The King Stag Spiced Rum £4.30

Ron Zacapa 23 £5.50

White Wine

Giotto Gargena Pinot Grigio. Italy
Fresh, clean citrus fruits with a touch of stone and minerality
125ml £3.70 175ml £4.70 250ml £6.35 Bottle £18.50

Picpoul de Pinet. France, Languedoc
White flowers, passion fruit and citrus zest.
Full of finesse in the mouth and very well balanced Bottle £24.50

Punto de Vista Sauvignon Blanc. Chile
Clean and refreshing with ripe citrus fruit notes on the palate and a crisp finish
125ml £3.80 175ml £5.00 250ml £6.80 Bottle £19.50

The Pass Sauvignon Blanc. New Zealand, Marlborough
Grassy and ripe tropical fruit notes
125ml £4.80 175ml £6.15 250ml £8.30 Bottle £24.50

Little Yearing Chardonnay. Australia
Fresh and minerally, subtle oak with grapefruit and cool citrus fruit Bottle £31.95

Granite Ridge Chenin Blanc. South Africa, Stellenbosch
Soft pineapple and citrus, smooth and sleek
Bottle £23.50

Cuvee Amelie Chardonnay. Australia
Full bodied wine, crisp and refreshing with lemon & tropical fruits
125ml £3.80 | 175ml £5.00 | 250ml £6.80 | Bottle £19.50

Villa Vieja Viogner. Argentina, Mendoza
Elegant and smooth with ample white fleshed fruity notes
Bottle £25.95

Bernard Michaut Petit Chablis. France, Burgundy
Rich fruit character and remarkable elegance and finesse,
with some mineral notes
Bottle £33.95

Sancerre Les Pierries Domaine Thomas. France, Loire
Subtle hints of gooseberry and citrus are the hallmarks of this classic
Sauvignon. Flinty and crisp with an elegantly long length.
Bottle £35.95

Rosé Wine

Three Pebble Zinfandel. California
Sweet and easy drinking with hints of strawberry and a soft finish
125ml £3.80 | 175ml £5.00 | 250ml £6.80 | Bottle £19.50

Sam’s Island Rosé. South Africa, Western Cape
Crisp dry Rosé with strawberry and raspberry fruity flavours
125ml £3.70 | 175ml £4.70 | 250ml £6.35 | Bottle £18.50

Diamarine Provence Rosé. France, Provence
Dry, refreshing and extremely elegant, delicate red fruit notes Bottle £24.95

Champagne and Sparkling

Follador Prosecco. Italy, Treviso DOC
Rich and full bouquet with flowery nuances of almond and ripe fruits.
Subtle, velvety bubbles with a harmonious crisp and savoury finish
125ml £5.55 | 175ml £7.05 | Bottle £25.95

Mionetto Gran Cuvee Rosé. Italy
Sparkling Rosé with soft and smooth juicy strawberry
and raspberry flavours, long refreshing finish
Bottle £26.50

Mumm Cordon Rouge Brut NV. France, Champagne
Intense fruity notes with peach, pears and apples
complement a fresh aftertaste
Bottle £47.00

Red Wine

Rocosa Malbec. Argentina
Intensely flavoured with black fruit notes, liquorice and spice
125ml £3.80 | 175ml £5.00 | 250ml £6.85 | Bottle £19.95

Laguinilla Rioja Crianza. Spain, DOC
High class Rioja with flavours of red fruits, spices and vanilla
125ml £4.00 | 175ml £5.10 | 250ml £7.40 | Bottle £21.50

McGuigan Merlot. South Eastern Australia
Ripe fruit flavours of raspberry, cherry and plum
125ml £4.55 | 175ml £5.55 | 250ml £7.80 | Bottle £22.95

Awatere Pass Pinot Noir. New Zealand, Marlborough
Bright and smooth wine with soft berry and cherry flavours
Bottle £27.95

Castellani Chianti. Italy, Tuscany
Medium bodied floral red with violets and cherry blossom.
Palate is fresh and racy with a fine weight of crisp red and
black fruit, savoury tannins
Bottle £24.50

Rockhopper Shiraz. Australia
Ripe fruit aromas with a plump round and smooth palate
bursting with juicy spicy forest flavours
125ml £3.95 | 175ml £5.05 | 250ml £7.20 | Bottle £20.50

Barba Montepulciano D’Abruzzo. Italy
Full bodied and rustic with cherry and plum fruits
Bottle £26.95

Grande Reserve Papale Chateauneuf du Pape. France, Rhone
Spiced black fruit and a velvety warm palate
Bottle £40.00

McGuigan Handmade Langhorne Creek Shiraz. South Eastern Australia
Limited release, soft chocolate and cherry flavours, velvety tannin Bottle £44.00

Draught Lager

Camden Hells ABV 4.6 £4.90

Becks Vier ABV 4 £4.65

Estrella ABV 4.6 £5.00

Noble ABV 5 £4.85

Draught Cider

Aspalls ABV 5.5 £4.70

Bottles

Peroni ABV 5 £4.35

Corona ABV 4.5 £4.35

Rekorderlig ABV 4 £5.20

Strawberry & Lime, Passion Fruit, Mango & Raspberry, Wild Berry Aspalls Premier Cru ABV 7 £5.50

Crabbies Ginger Beer ABV 4 £5.00

Keg

Goose Island IPA ABV 5.9 £5.85

East Coast IPA ABV 4 £4.75

Gamma Ray ABV 5.3 £5.50

Neck Oil ABV 4.3 £5.00

Ice Breaker ABV 4.5 £4.90

Big Bang ABV 5.6 £5.35

Belhaven Black ABV 4.2 £4.65

Alcohol Free

Becks Blue £3.75

Hot Drinks

Enjoy our own house-blend coffee created by Smiths in Hemel Hempstead.

Americano served with either hot or cold milk £2.70

Café Latte £2.90

Flat White £2.90

Espresso single or double £2.10/£2.50

Macchiato £2.20/£2.60

Cappuccino £2.90

Mocha £3.05

Hot Chocolate £3.05

Liquor Coffee Baileys, Amaretto, Irish (Whiskey), Cognac, Rum £7.75

Our selection of Teas £2.30
English Breakfast
Earl Grey
Assam

Herbal Teas £2.45
Peppermint
Rooibos
Green Tea
Lemongrass, Ginger and Citrus
Super Berries
Ginger and Peach

Made fresh to order £2.50
Fresh Mint/Honey and Lemon

Soft Drinks

Coca Cola, Lemonade Draught £2.05/£3.85

Diet Coca Cola Draught £1.95/£3.75

Coca Cola bottle £3.25

Diet Coca Cola/Coke Zero bottle £3.05

Fentimans Cloudy Lemonade £3.50

Fentimans Ginger Beer £3.50

Appletiser Apple £3.05

Red Bull £3.00

J20 Orange & Passionfruit, Apple & Raspberry £3.05

Harrogate Still or Sparkling water £2.65/£5.00

Juice

Orange, Apple, Cranberry £2.65

Pineapple, Tomato £2.55

Sample Vegan Menu

Starters

MEZZE FOR ONE, sweet potato falafel, olives, crudities, hummus, pitta £6.95

WARM SALAD OF ASPARAGUS, tenderstem broccoli, Charlotte potatoes,herb oil,micro leaves £6.50/11.95

Soup of the day  £5.50

Mains

CHARGRILLED AUBERGINE, warm salad of roasted Mediterranean vegetables, chickpeas, oven dried cherry tomatoes £14.95

ROASTED BUTTERNUT AND AUBERGINE NUT ROAST, sauteed Charlotte potatoes, tenderstem broccoli, a rich vegetable sauce  £13.95

Desserts

BANANA SPLIT, Northern Bloc vanilla ice cream,raspberry sorbet,whipped cream,chocolate sauce, fresh raspberries £6.95

THREE SCOOPS OF YOUR CHOICE OF ICE CREAMS AND SORBETS £5.50

Northern Bloc ice cream -Madagascan bourbon vanilla, peanut chip

Purbeck sorbets- lemon, blood orange, raspberry

 

Sample Sunday Menu

While You Wait

CHARGRILLED SOURDOUGH, cold pressed rapeseed oil, balsamic vinegar £4.95 (V)

TRIO OF HUMMUS AND PITTA £5.50 (VE)

GARLIC CIABATTA, add cheese £1 £5.95 (V)

MIXED OLIVES £4.00 (V) (GF)

Starters

SOUP OF THE DAY, chargrilled ciabatta £5.50 (V) (GF)

POACHED HEN’S EGG, asparagus, Parmesan crisps, herb oil  £7.95 (V) (GF)

HALLOUMI CHIPS, roasted red pepper hummus £6.50 (V) (GF)

HOMEMADE CHICKEN WINGS, choice of barbecue or red hot buffalo sauce £6.95 (GF)

SAUTÉED GARLIC KING PRAWNS, lemon mayonnaise, chargrilled sourdough £9.95 (GF)

CONFIT DUCK AND HOISIN SALAD, watermelon, mint, toasted seeds, hoisin dressing £7.95/£14.95

SALAD OF SMOKED TROUT, baby carrots, beetroot, horseradish cream, micro herbs £7.50 (GF)

Sharers

BAKED CAMEMBERT, house chutney, chargrilled ciabatta gluten-free bread available,  £14.95 (V)

MEZZE BOARD, crudités, tzatziki, hummus, olives, sweet potato falafel, halloumi, pitta bread £16.95 (V)

Roasts

(Whilst stocks last)

Donald Russell English sirloin £17.95

Roast free range chicken breast £14.95

Roasted butternut and aubergine nut roast £13.95 (VE)

All served with Yorkshire pudding, garlic and rosemary roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables and gravy

Mains

PAN ROASTED LAMB RUMP, harissa spiced vegetable couscous, vine tomato, red wine sauce £19.95

CRISP SLOW COOKED PORK BELLY, potato puree, tenderstem broccoli, Aspall Cider sauce £16.95 (GF)

CHARGRILLED AUBERGINE, warm salad of roasted Mediterranean vegetables, chickpeas, oven dried cherry tomatoes, homemade tzatziki, herb oil £14.95 (V) (GF)

PAN FRIED FILLET OF SEA BREAM, pea, leek and tomato crushed Charlotte potatoes, salsa verde £17.95 (GF)

LEMONADE BATTERED HADDOCK, hand cut chips, pea puree, tartar sauce £14.95

NJ SHALLIS CUMBERLAND SAUSAGES, mash, caramelised onion gravy £12.95

Burgers

THE KING STAG BEEF BURGER £13.50

FREE RANGE CHICKEN BREAST £14.50

HALLOUMI BURGER £12.50 (V)

Our burgers are served on a sesame and poppy seed cream bun with fresh cabbage slaw Ask server for gluten-free bun option

Choose between: Hand cut chips, skinny fries or upgrade to sweet potato fries for £1.50

Extra toppings: Butler’s extra mature cheddar, mushrooms, caramelised onions £1.00 each Smoked bacon, halloumi, macaroni cheese, brie £1.50 each

Desserts

CRUMBLE OF THE DAY, homemade vanilla custard Request a gluten-free topping £6.95 (GF)

SELECTION OF LEMON DESSERTS, lemon meringue tart, lemon posset, lemon sorbet, raspberries £7.95

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING, toffee sauce, honeycomb ice cream £6.95

BAKED VANILLA CUSTARD, rhubarb fool, lemon shortbread £6.95

BANOFFEE SUNDAE, crushed Oreo biscuits, toffee sauce, serious chocolate and salted caramel ice creams, Chantilly cream £7.50

THREE SCOOPS OF YOUR CHOICE OF ICE CREAMS AND SORBETS £5.50 Ice creams – vanilla, serious chocolate, honeycomb, strawberry, mint chocolate chip, salted caramel Sorbets – lemon, blood orange, raspberry Northern Bloc Vegan - Madagascan bourbon vanilla, peanut chip

The King Stag Cheese board £8.95

Five carefully selected British cheeses, house chutney, apple, celery and biscuits