menus can be subject to change depending on suppliers 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 Light Bites menu is normally available on Sunday.


Salt and Pepper Squid £7.50

with a sweet chilli dip

Tempura King Prawns £7.50

with a sweet chilli dip

Big Flat Cap Mushrooms £7.00 (gf)

Pan fried in garlic butter with goat cheese and caramelized onion

Pulled Pork Nachos £8.00 (gf)

With sour cream, salsa and guacamole dips





(v) vegetarian (gf) gluten free


Steak and Ale Pie OR

Butternut Squash and Goat Cheese Pie £13.00 (v)

Served with mash, wilted greens and gravy


Palmers Beer Battered Fish £14.00

OR Haloumi £13.00 (v)

with chips, minted pea puree and tartare sauce


Beaminster Banger Casserole £12.00 (gf)

with mash and a ciabatta


Pan Fried Sea Bass Fillet £16.00 (gf)

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


The Red Lion Tower Burger £14.00

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 £13.00 (v)

As above without the meat but with a plant based patty


Pork Chop £14.00 (gf)

Served with mash, wilted greens and a homemade cider mustard sauce

Chicken and Chorizo Linguine £13.00

Served with a creamy white wine sauce


Mushroom Stroganoff £12.00 (v)

Served with rice and a ciabatta





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.



Lunchtimes only


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 £10 – 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


ALL £10

Beaminster bangers, chips and beans


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


Mini breakfast: bacon, egg, tomato, mushroom and hash brown


Creamy mushrooms on toast


Croque Monsieur

Ham, (free range) egg and chips




HOMEMADE CHOCOLATE BROWNIE STACK with New Forest ice cream (gf)



STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING with New Forest vanilla ice cream or custard



KNICKERBOCKER GLORY: probably the best in the world!!



KEY LIME CHEESECAKE with cream or vanilla 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



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




Tempura Vegetables £7.00

with soy dipping sauce (v & vegan)

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





Roast beef, chicken, lamb or nut roast £13.00 (can't decide? have a trio +£3)

Served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, rainbow carrots, broccoli and cauliflower cheese.


Palmers beer battered fish £13.00

and chips, minted pea puree and tartare sauce


Seafood linguine £13.00


Honey Glazed Salmon £16.00 (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 £11.00

Served with an organic green salad


Beef or chicken in a baguette £8.00

With horseradish or cranberry, stuffing and gravy


Vegetarian pie £12.00 (v)

Made with butternut squash and goat’s cheese and served with greens, £11.00 gravy and mash






(v) vegetarian (gf) gluten free



SUNDAY 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!