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The Craven arms Bar Menu

Our menu is made up of popular pub classics, with a focus on fresh ingredients and seasonal specials.

Below is a sample of our menu to give you a taste of what we offer – alongside this we have a specials board which changes daily.

We offer vegetarian options and happily accommodate diners with allergies – just let us know when you book your table of your dietary requirements.

We serve food in the bar, restaurant and in our stunning garden, and look forward to welcoming you soon.

Freshly Baked Baguettes

(served with a choice of chips, coleslaw, or salad)

  • Fishfingers and tartare sauce   £6.5
    Brie, bacon, and cranberry   £6.5
    Prawn and Marie Rose sauce   £7
    Chipolata sausages and onion   £6
    Cheddar cheese and pickle (v)  £5.5
  • Tuna melt £6

Jacket Potatoes

( all served with side, salad, and butter)

Stilton and mushroom (gf) (v)  £6.50
Prawn and Marie Rose (gf)  £7
Cheese and beans (gf) (v) £5.50
Tuna Mayo  £6

All of the above are available Monday to Saturday

Freshly Prepared Salads

  • Greek salad: Hummus, taramasalata, tzatziki  served with warm pitta bread (v)  £10
    (add calamari for an extra £2.5)
    Chicken and Chorizo with fried potatoes  £10
    Prawn marie Rose with brown bread £11
  • Avocado,sunblush tomato & flaked salmon £11

Side Orders

Chips   £3.5
Cheesy chips   £4.5
Onion rings   £3.5
Garlic bread   £3
Cheesy garlic bread   £3.5

Seasonal Vegetables £3



Black Pudding, Garlic Mushrooms
and Bacon   £6.5
(served on a bed of leaves with balsamic glaze)
Classic Prawn Cocktail   £6.5
Crumbled Whitebait   £5
(served with a wedge of lemon and tartare sauce)
Pot of Mushrooms (v)   £5.5
(served in a garlic and white wine sauce, topped with melted Cheddar)

Pub Favourites

Chef’s Choice Cut Steak served with mushrooms, grilled tomato, onion rings, chips and peas   £POR
Check for today’s cut.  (add a homemade peppercorn or stilton sauce for £2.50)

The Craven Homemade curries – £11.5
Pork, red pepper & peanut served with rice (2 chilli rating)                                                                                                   Laai Maas:  Spicy lamb curry from Northern India served with naan bread, rice and poppadum (3 chilli rating)     

10oz Gammon (gf) served with egg, pineapple and chips   £11.5
Moroccan Vegetable Tagine (v)  served with lemon and coriander cous cous  Large £11.5 / Small £8.5
Scampi served with chips, peas, and a side of tartare sauce   Large £11 / Small £8.5
Spiced Lamb pittas with a mint yoghurt dressing   (1 chilli rating)    £11.5
Fish and Chips , Wadworth IPA beer battered cod fillet served with chips and peas   Large £11.5 / Small £9
Steak, Ale and Mushroom Pie , pot pie with a puff pastry lid with chips, and seasonal vegetables   £12
Mushroom Stroganoff (gf) (v), served with vegetable rice  Large £11 / Small £8.5                                                        BBQ Smothered Baby Back Ribs  Served with coleslaw and chips.  Full Rack £14.5 / £half rack £11                              Home-cooked Honey Roasted Ham (gf), served with egg, peas, and chips   Large £11 / Small £8.5


(all topped with lettuce, cheese and bacon with sides of onion rings, coleslaw and chips)

Craven Burger made with our secret herbs and spices recipe (1 chilli rating)   £12.5
Steak Burger 100% steak with salt and pepper seasoning   £12.5
Pulled BBQ Pork Burger  Slowly cooked pulled pork loin in bbq sauce £11                                                                  Cajun spiced chicken burger with mint yogurt   £11.5


Chicken Carbonara   £11 Neapolitan (v)  tomatoes, red wine, basil & oregano   £8.5 (add chicken breast for £2.5)                                                                                                                                                     King Prawn Arrabiata (2 chilli rating) Chilli, tomato and basil sauce £12                                                                               Seafood: cream, white wine and garlic   £12 Spaghetti Bolognaise   Large £11 / Small £8.5


SHARERS (for 2 or 4 people)

Baby Back Ribs, loaded potato shells, spicy chicken fillets, onion rings.  2 people £15 / 4 people £25

Stuffed Chicken wings, spring rolls, Thai spiced battered king prawns, prawn crackers.  2 people £14 / 4 people £22


Try Nigel’s amazing homemade tapas.  All tapas is expertly homemade by Nigel on the premises and cooked to order.  Perfect for a sunny day or a light bite!

  • Chicken, Chorizo, red wine
  • Pork Meatballs in tomato red wine and basil sauce
  • Chicken & manchego croquettes
  • King Prawns with chilli and garlic
  • Battered king prawns with garlic mayo
  • Calamari with tartare sauce
  • Olives, sun blushed tomatoes, bread, olive & balsamic dip (v)
  • Roasted vegetables, tomato red wine & basil sauce with grated manchego (v)
  • King Prawns with chilli and tomato sauce
  • Homemade spring rolls (prawn, chicken, vegetable and noodle)
  • Sesame prawn & chicken toast
  • Asian battered king prawns
  • Stuffed chicken wings (with chicken, prawn, vegetables & spices)
  • Chilli Chicken wing bites





Please see blackboards on the bar for Nigel’s amazing fresh daily specials and desserts