Dove Bistro

Homely, relaxed and with a roaring fire when winter sets in, the Dove Bistro is a welcoming place to unwind after a day in the mountains. Bring friends and family, enjoy a range of local ales and refuel with fine food from our lunch or evening menus – popular with discerning locals and hotel guests alike.

Opening Hours

12-2pm Saturday & Sunday

6pm- 9pm


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Call us on 01539 435592

Please see our sample menu below.


Soup of the day served with a Crusty bread Roll and butter (v) £5.50

Duck, Orange & Madeira Parfait £7.95 Toasted Brioche, Faradays Apple, Date & Ginger Chutney

Grilled Portobello Mushrooms (v) £7.00 Garlic & Parsley butter, Shaved Pecorino, Toasted Pine Kernels, Rocket

Green Thai Fishcakes £7.50 Sweet Chilli sauce, Lime & Watercress

“Mac and Cheese” (v) £6.25 or £11.95 Macaroni, mature cheddar sauce, Tomato, Parmesan Crumb

Smoked Chicken Caesar Salad £6.95 or £12.95 Romaine lettuce, anchovies & parmesan

Tempura King Prawns £7.00 Wasabi & Mango Mayonnaise

Salt & Pepper Calamari £7.00 Sour Cream & Chives

Main Courses

Buffalo Mozzarella & Tomato stuffed Chicken Breast £15.95 Wrapped with smoked pancetta, mashed potatoes, buttered seasonal vegetables, pesto jus

Fish and Chips £15.50 Light and crispy battered line caught haddock, chunky chips, mushy peas, tartar sauce

Fresh Egg Tagliatelle (v) £13.50 Wilted spinach, black olives, sun blushed tomatoes, pesto dressing & parmesan

Confit Duck Leg £15.95 Orange, rocket, walnut & beansprouts, hoisin glaze

Fillet of Sea Bass £17.00 Jasmine rice, stir fried vegetables, Thai scented coconut sauce

British Beef Burger or Grilled Chicken Burger £13.95 Seeded Brioche bun, bacon, onion rings, salad garnish, relish & Fries Add Mature Cheddar £1.50 or Blue Cheese £2.00

8oz Rib Eye Steak £21.00 Chunky cChips, grilled portabello & tomato, watercress Add a sauce £1.50 Peppercorn, red wine, blue cheese

(£3.95 Supplement for dinner inclusive guests)

Sharing Dishes for Two

Warm Platter of Seafood £32.00 Beer battered haddock, Thai fishcakes, whitebait, salt & pepper calamari, tempura king prawns, sauces, dips and two side dishes

Sweet Selection

Dove Collection of Desserts (for Two To Share) £14.00 Mini Lemon meringue pies, Sticky Toffee, Plum Jelly, Macarons, Chocolate Brownie, Coconut Panna Cotta with Mango

Lemon Meringue Pie £6.50 Madagascan Vanilla ice cream

Thai style Lemon grass & Coconut Panna Cotta (VE) £8.00 Madagascan Vanilla ice cream

Selection of Ice Creams £5.95

Dark Chocolate Brownie £7.50 Chocolate sauce, Crushed Hazelnuts, Vanilla Ice Cream

Sticky Toffee Pudding £6.50 Toffee sauce, vanilla ice cream

Slate of Three British Cheeses £7.50 Blacksticks blue, smoked Gubbeen and Cumberland Farmhouse, served with Westmorland chutney, celery, grapes, artisan Biscuits

Rhubarb Terrine (VE) £8.25 Ginger Sorbet, Spiced Tuile

(This is a low calorie, nutritious option)