Verderers’ is our fine-dining restaurant within The Speech House – it offers all levels of dining experience from an intimate meal for two through to a private function for 50. Perfect if you’re looking for a more formal dining setting, with a modern twist. The historic, beamed Verderer’s Court restaurant reflects the room’s continuing use as a courthouse for the Forest of Dean Verderers.
We offer an à la carte menu which our Head Chef changes seasonally, offering dishes prepared with fresh and as far as possible, locally sourced ingredients. We cater for vegetarians and special dietary requirements. Please view our sample menus to give you a flavour of what we offer.
Monday – Saturday | 6.30pm – 9.00pm
Sunday | 12noon – 2.45pm and 6.30pm – 9.00pm
Bank Holidays | please check times
The Carolean is a more intimate dining room which is used as a cosy corner in the hotel on quieter evenings or when Verderers’ is fully booked. The Carolean can also be booked as a private dining or function room, for up to 25 people.