menus can be subject to change depending on suppliers and availability etc

We serve Sunday lunch 12-2, sample menu at the bottom of this page. We offer two or three roasts ( have a trio if you can't decide ) as well as fish and vegetarian options. 

OUR MENUS ARE ALSO AVAILABE AS TAKEAWAY during normal kitchen hours. Phone first 01308 862364. Have a free soft drink, half pint of beer or small glass of wine while you wait or bring a container if you want to take it with you. 

 

TAKEAWAY ON DRAUGHT : Real ales £3.50/pint. Lagers £4/pint.  Birra Moretti £5/pint . Bring your own container or we have 4pint ones at £2 and get 4for3

 

TAKEAWAY MENU

STARTERS

 

Salt and Pepper Squid £7

with a sweet chilli dip

Tempura King Prawns £7

with a sweet chilli dip

Garlic Mushrooms £7 (gf)

With mayonnaise and salad

 

 

MAINS

 

 

 

Chicken, bacon and Leek Pie OR

Butternut Squash and Goat Cheese Pie £11 (v)

Served with mash, seasonal vegetables and gravy.

 

Palmers Beer Battered Fish £11/£5.75

OR Haloumi £11/£5.75 (v)

with chips and peas.

 

Beaminster Bangers £11

with mash and vegetables

 

Oven Baked Cod £12

With a cheese, tomato and onion crust with mash or new potatoes and vegetables.

 

The Red Lion Burger £9

served with onion rings, chips and coleslaw.

Add bacon £1

Add cheese 31

 

Mushroom Stroganoff £9 (v)

Served with rice and a ciabatta

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Homemade Pizzas 

Margherita £5

Chicken/chorizo £7

Vegetarian £7

3 cheese £7

 

(v) vegetarian (gf) gluten free

Lunch and dinner

STARTERS  

HOMEMADE SOUP OF THE DAY £5

Check availability. Served with a warm, lightly toasted ciabatta

Salt and Pepper Squid £7

with a sweet chilli dip

Tempura King Prawns £7.50

with a sweet chilli dip

Flat Cap Mushrooms £6 (gf)

Pan fried in garlic butter with goat cheese and caramelized onion

Pulled Pork Nachos £6 

With sour cream, salsa and guacamole dips

              

 

MAINS

 

(v) vegetarian (gf) gluten free

 

Steak and Ale Pie OR

Butternut Squash and Goat Cheese Pie £11.00 (v)

Served with mash, seasonal vegetables and gravy

 

Palmers Beer Battered Fish £11.00

OR Haloumi £11.00 (v)

with chips, minted pea puree and tartare sauce

 

Beaminster Bangers £11.00 

with mash and greens

 

Pan Fried Sea Bass Fillet £14.00 (gf)

Served on a bed of rice with chilli, ginger, spring onion garnish and a lemon caper butter sauce.

 

The Red Lion Tower Burger £12.00

A homemade 6 oz beef patty topped with caramelised onion, Monterey Jack cheese, smoked bacon and hash brown served in a brioche bun with homemade onion rings, chips and coleslaw

The Red Lion Veggie Tower Burger £11.00 (v)

As above without the meat but with a plant based patty

 

Pork Chop £12.00 (gf)

Served with choice of potatoes, seasonal vegetables and a homemade cider mustard sauce

Chicken and Chorizo Linguine £10.00

Served with a creamy white wine sauce

 

Mushroom Stroganoff £9.00 (v)

Served with rice and a ciabatta

Homemade Pizzas 

Margherita £5

Chicken/chorizo £7

Vegetarian £7

3 cheese £7

Smaller appetites, allergies 

We serve most dishes half portions for half price.

 

We can adapt some dishes to suit allergies - please tell us before ordering.

 

LUNCHTIME LIGHT BITES

LUNCHTIME SPECIALS

Soup and a sandwich £8

Fish and chips . Ham, egg and chips £5.95

SANDWICHES AND CIABATTAS £6

Sausage and caramelised onion

Somerset Brie with cranberry (+bacon)

Bacon lettuce tomato

Cheese (+chutney and lettuce)

Tuna sweetcorn mayo

Ham, cheese and organic leaves

3 EGG OMLETTES with chips £8

You name it, if we have it, we will put it in! Just to give you some ideas: tomato, cheese, onion, red pepper, mushroom, spinach…...

TAPAS – choose 4 for £10

Salt and pepper squid

Garlic chilli prawns

Tempura prawns

A Beaminster banger with chorizo, tomato and paprika

Garlic mushrooms

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Lion breakfast: bacon, eggs, tomato, mushrooms, hash brown £8

Beaminster banger, chips and beans £8

Ham, free range eggs and chips £9

Creamy mushrooms on toast £6

Croque Monsieur £6

Linguine and pesto £7 (add chorizo or mushroom for £1)

JACKET POTATOES ALL £6

Coronation chicken

Sausage, chorizo, tomato, paprika

Chicken, chorizo in creamy wine sauce

Tuna cheese melt

Cheddar cheese and baked beans (with ham)

Sausage casserole

Creamy mushrooms

SPECIALS MAY BE AVAILABLE – JUST ASK!

 

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PUDDINGS

£6

 

 

BROWNIE AND BUTTERSCOTCH SAUCE SUNDAE

 

CHOCOLATE BROWNIE STACK with New Forest ice cream (gf)

 

SYRUP SPONGE PUDDING with custard

 

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING with ice cream or custard

 

KNICKERBOCKER GLORY: probably the best in the world!!

 

BREAD & BUTTER PUDDING with custard or ice cream

 

CHURROS with ice cream and chocolate to dip into

 

 

Three scoops of New Forest ice cream, a choice of flavours

 

 

CHEESEBOARD: Three local cheeses with biscuits, butter and chutney. £8.50          Have a glass of port - £3.50

 

 

 

Seize the moment: remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dessert cart.  ERMA BOMBECK

 

SUNDAY LUNCH 12 - 2

This is a sample menu, there are weekly changes.  We offer two or three roasts as well as fish and vegetarian options

 

 

STARTERS

Salt and Pepper Squid £7.00

with a sweet chilli dip

Shell on Tiger Prawns £7.50 (gf)

with bread, chilli and garlic butter

Whitebait £7.00

with a garlic mayonnaise

Paprika chicken £7.50

Mixed with chorizo and tomatoes

 

 

 

MAINS

Roast beef, chicken, lamb or nut roast £12.00 (can't decide? have a trio )

Served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, rainbow carrots, broccoli, cheesy leeks, stuffing and lashings of gravy

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Palmers beer battered fish £11.00

and chips, minted pea puree and tartare sauce

 

Seafood linguine £12.00

 

Honey Glazed Salmon £14.00 (gf option)

Served with salad or on a bed of stir fried egg noodles, chilli, ginger, garlic, spring onion, soy sauce, hoi sin and sesame seeds

 

Grilled haloumi OR tofu (v) (gf) £11.00

Pan fried in sesame oil on a bed of crispy salad leaves, roast red pepper, balsamic glazed tomato with red onion, radish (and optional ciabatta croutons.)

 

Tomato and herb quiche £10.00

Served with an organic green salad

 

Beef or chicken in a baguette £7.00

With horseradish or cranberry, stuffing and gravy

 

Vegetarian pie £11.00 (v)

Made with butternut squash and goat’s cheese and served with greens, gravy and mash

 

 

Drinks at THE RED LION – a Palmers pub so we have draught ales, lagers and cider as well as a carefully chosen wine list, wide choice of gins and other spirits.

 

 

 

 

FANCY A STROLL?? There are some wonderful walks from here – WE HAVE MAPS.

 

 

 

Tilda will try and tell you she hasn’t been fed for three days. She has! Please don’t feed her; it encourages her to beg and it’s not good for her waistline!

 

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Smaller appetites, allergies, children 

We can serve most dishes half portions half price.

We can adapt some dishes to suit allergies - please tell us before ordering.

.... and no, we do not have chicken nuggets!