December MenusCome & celebrate Christmas, Winter & New Year’s Eve at the Crooked Billet! We offer our regular à la carte menu in full, our two course set luncheon menu and the December party menu (example menu below) Parties over 8 please select from the party menu.
December Party Menu
Lunch: 2 course £31 / 3 course £35
Dinner: 3 courses £39.
Please note this menu is a guide only & may change depending on availability of ingredients.
Braised pig cheek, sticky clementine jus, butternut puree
Crispy fired Devonshire crab bon bons, lemon, chilli & cucumber, saffron mayonnaise
(V) Leek & chestnut tartlet, open winter slaw, creamy goats cheese dressing
Smoked Partridge & rabbit terrine, gem Caesar, parmesan crisp, crispy bacon, capers
*Cronish lobster & prawn cocktail, bloody mary mayonnaise, wholemeal with lemon & butter ( £6 Surcharge)
(V) Sage & blackstick blue cheese melting moments, roast squash, toasted walnuts
Winter clam chowder, lardons, crusty bread
Hot smoked Salmon, whole grain crème fraiche potatoes, green beans, spinach cream
Sea Bream, Octopus, Mojo Rojo verde, charred peppers, fennel & black beans
(V) Lemon & Thyme seared tofu, beet & barley risotto, courgette & mint, beetroot puree
Roast Oxfordshire old spot pork chop loin, baked quince, roast salsify & Jerusalem, brussel tops, parsnip & carrot mash
Chargrilled local pheasant breast, pumpkin curry, spiced kale & spinach aloo, chick pea crisp
Jerk lamb rump, coconut rice, pimento pineapple salsa, coriander gremolata
*Aberdeen angus fillet steak, garlic & herb butter, Portobello mushroom, vine tomatoes, chipped potatoes. (6.50 surcharge)
*Add half lobster surf & turf (£15 surcharge)
*St Barts nettlebed, Spenwood Ewes, Oxford blue, Waterloo runny jersey. oatcakes, grapes, celery, chutney, (£3 surcharge)
Peanut butter cheesecake, salted caramel ice cream
Passionfruit panna cotta, Orange & pomegranate, mint sorbet
Caramelized lemon tart, stem ginger sorbet
Pear & Almond Bakewell, custard sauce
Builders tea brulee, milk chocolate hobnob
Crooked Billet Dulche de leche donut, mr whippy ice cream, toffee sauce
* = surcharge applies
(v) = vegetarian dish
Crooked Billet Lounge
Parties of 20- 200 can be accommodated in our luxury marquee, connected to the pub, centrally heated and drapped in twinkling midnight star cloth. A moveable marquee wall creates the right size & space for your party. It’s possible to book the whole pub and marquee exclusively.
£30 per head for 12s & under