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The Orangery

The Orangery Afternoon Tea and Lunch Sample Menu

Enjoy the garden views from our light and comfortable Orangery extension. Served daily morning coffee, lunches, afternoon tea and evening meals. Light meals are available from 12.00 noon through to 9.00pm . Afternoon teas are served from 3pm through to 5.30pm daily and on Sundays at lunchtime we serve a more traditional family roast. For a full Sunday lunch please reserve a table in The Verderer’s.

MORNING COFFEE, AFTERNOON TEA, DRINKS & SNACKS

Morning Coffee 9am - 12 Midday

 

Cream Tea
Pot of tea or coffee, 2 warm scones, butter, jam & clotted cream
£5.95

2 fruit scones with butter and jam
£3.25 | Clotted cream £0.75

Toasted teacake (1)
£2.15

Toasted crumpets (2)
£2.25

Slice of cake from our selection £2.50
Victoria Sponge, Lemon Drizzle, Coffee, Walnut

Slice of fruitcake
£1.95

Two slices of toast with butter and choice of preserve
£1.95

Selection of four homemade biscuits
£2.25

Afternoon Tea 3pm - 6pm

Speech House afternoon tea for 2 £30.00

Sample Menu
Selection of sandwiches (fingers of smoked salmon on brown, cucumber on white, open egg and cress baguette, coronation chicken on a brioche roll), selection of fancies, 2 scones with jam and cream and a choice of tea or coffee.

TEA AND COFFEE

Pot of tea, herbal and fruits teas £2.60
Cafetiere of coffee £2.55
Selection of fruit tea £2.60
Selection of herbal tea £2.60
Rich hot chocolate £2.80

SELECTION OF FRESH COFFEE

Americano £2.40
Classic coffee black or white

Layered Latte £2.60
Smooth and milky

Cappuccino £2.60
Classic frothy favourite

Espresso £2.40
Short sharp shot of pure espresso

Double Espresso £2.95
Double shot of pure espresso

Flat White £2.95
Double strength coffee with a creamy top

Mochaccino £2.95
Luxurious chocolate with a coffee hit

Rich hot chocolate £2.80

PLEASE NOTE: During our busiest lunch periods (12noon-3pm) the afternoon tea for 2 is not available. All other choices are available. In the quieter lunch periods please see our waiting staff for the afternoon tea availability.

STARTERS AND LIGHT BITES

Starters and Light Bites

Freshly baked breads, oils and olives sharing platter
£3.75pp

Homemade soup of the day (v)
served freshly baked bread
£5.75

Brie croquettes (v)
Plum Jam, dressed mixed salad
£6.95

Pressed ham and parsley terrine
Pickled vegetables, pea dressing
£7.00

Crispy Whitebait
Tartare sauce and lemon
£6.00

Fish Antipasti Board for 2 to share
Smoked Salmon, Cured Mackerel, Crispy Whitebait, Gravadlax, Capers and Tartare sauce
£14.00

Salads

Speech House Salad (main course only)
Mixed leaves, house dressing, bolied egg, new potatoes, cherry tomatoes, crispy bacon and crumbled goats cheese
£12.95

Caesar Salad (v)
cos lettuce, caesar dressing, anchovies, croutons, freshly shaved parmesan
£6.95 | Main £12.95
with a grilled chicken breast (main course only) £15.95
with a grilled fillet of bream (main course only) £16.95

Summer Salad (v)
Mixed leaves, house dressing, roasted Mediterranean vegetables, sun blushed tomatoes, Cucumber, red onion and pesto dressing
£6.95 | Main £10.95

MAIN MEALS

Main Meals

Fish and Chips
Pea puree, beef dripping chips, chunky tartare sauce
£12.50

Pie of the Day
Spring Onion Mash, Roasted Root vegetables
£12.50

Roasted Vegetable and Goats Cheese Pie (V)
Spring Onion Mash, Roasted Root vegetables
£12.50

Locally sourced Gloucestershire Sausages
Spring Onion Mash, Roasted Root vegetables, Onion jus
£12.50

8oz Gammon Steak
Pineapple and fried egg, beef dripping chips, peas
£12.50

Beef Chilli Con Carne with Chipotle (Hot)
Fragrant Basmati Rice, Tortilla Chips, Sour Cream
£11.95

8oz Angus Ribeye Steak
Iceberg lettuce, Blue Cheese and Buttermilk dressing, Crispy Onions and Beef dripping Chips
£18.00

Autumn vegetable and forest mushroom risotto (v)
Parmesan and truffle oil
£11.50

Lasagne with Tomato and Basil sauce
Dressed house salad and garlic bread
£11.95

Classic Beef Burger
Bacon, Cheddar Cheese, Home-made burger sauce, Lettuce, tomato, Onion and beef dripping chips
£13.00

Tagliatelle with Wild Mushrooms (V)
Shallots, Pine Nuts, Spinach, White wine and Cream
£11.50

Moules Mariniere
Mussels with White Wine, Garlic, Parsley,Double cream and Fresh Crusty Bread
Small £8.00 Large £15

Jacket Potatoes

Served with a salad garnish and butter

Tuna Mayonnaise and Sweetcorn £8.50
Chilli con Carne, Sour Cream £8.50
Prawn Marie Rose £8.50
Mature Cheddar and Baked Beans (V) £7.00

VEGETARIAN

Vegetarian

Homemade soup of the day (v)
served freshly baked bread
£5.75

Brie croquettes (v)
Plum Jam, dressed mixed salad
£6.95

 

Caesar Salad (v)
cos lettuce, caesar dressing, anchovies, croutons, freshly shaved parmesan
£6.95 | Main £12.95

Summer Salad (v)
Mixed leaves, house dressing, roasted Mediterranean vegetables, sun blushed tomatoes, Cucumber, red onion and pesto dressing
£6.95 | Main £10.95

Roasted Vegetable and Goats Cheese Pie (V)
Spring Onion Mash, Roasted Root vegetables
£12.50

Autumn vegetable and forest mushroom risotto (v)
Parmesan and truffle oil
£11.50

Tagliatelle with Wild Mushrooms (V)
Shallots, Pine Nuts, Spinach, White wine and Cream
£11.50

Jacket Potatoes (v)
Served with a salad garnish and butter
Mature Cheddar and Baked Beans £7.00

Grilled Red Onion and Goat’s Cheese flatbread (V)
Watercress and Balsamic glaze
£8.50

Sunblushed Tomato Hummus and Feta flatbread (V)
Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Rocket
£8.00

SIDES

Bread rolls (2) with butter
Bread and Butter
£1.95

Sweet Potato Fries £2.95
Chunky Beef dripping Chips £2.95
Cheesy Chips £3.25
Dressed House Salad £2.95
Peppercorn, Stilton, Diane Sauce £3.25

SANDWICHES AND BAGUETTES

Speciality Sandwiches

All served with chips or upgrade to sweet potato fries for just 75p

Tandoori Chicken and Mango Chutney Flatbread
Red Onions, Coriander and Mint yoghurt dressing
£8.50

Grilled Red Onion and Goat’s Cheese flatbread (V)
Watercress and Balsamic glaze
£8.50

Sunblushed Tomato Hummus and Feta flatbread (V)
Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Rocket
£8.00

Sandwiches and Baguettes

All sandwiches are on a choice of white or brown bread and served with crisps and a side salad

Home Cooked Honey Roast Ham and Wholegrain Mustard
Sandwich: £6.50 | Baguette: £7.50

Tuna Mayonnaise and Sweetcorn
Sandwich: £6.50 | Baguette: £7.50

Prawn Marie Rose
Sandwich: £7.00 | Baguette: £8.50

Tandoori Chicken and Mango Chutney
Sandwich: £7.00 | Baguette: £8.50

Egg and Cress
Sandwich: £6.00 | Baguette: £7.50

Mature Cheddar and Pickle
Sandwich: £6.00 | Baguette: £7.50

BLT with mayonnaise
Sandwich: £6.00 | Baguette: £7.50

 

DESSERTS

Classic Desserts

Sticky toffee pudding
Muscavado ice cream, toffee sauce
£5.95

Lemon Tart
Raspberry Sorbet, Italian Meringue
£5.95

Selection of ice creams and sorbets
3 scoops. Please check with your server for our daily flavours
£4.95

OR choose from the Blackboard £5.95