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.

Please see our sample menu below.


Salt and Pepper Cashews £3.95

Smoked Almond £3.25

Warm Sliced Ciabatta, Virgin Olive Oil, Balsamic Vinegar £3.00

Root Vegetable Crisps £3.00

Marinated Whole Italian Mix Olives £4.50


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

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

Thai Style 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

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

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

Proper 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, sunblushed tomatoes, pesto, parmesan

Confit Duck Leg £15.95 Orange, Rocket, Walnut & Beansprouts, Violet Potatoes, Hoisin Glaze

Pea & Sorrel Risotto (v) £14.50 Asparagus, Parmesan & sesame

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

8oz Rib Eye Steak £21.00 Chunky Chips, Grilled Portabella & Tomato, Watercress Add a sauce £1.50 Peppercorn, Red wine, Blue cheese

(£3.95 Supplement for dinner inclusive guests)

To Share - Warm Platter of Seafood £32.00 Beer Battered Haddock, Thai Fishcakes, Whitebait, Salt & pepper Calamari, Tempura King Prawns, Sauces. Dips and two side dishes included

Sides Dishes £ 2.95 Chunky Chips, Sweet Potato Fries, Creamed Potatoes, Cauliflower Cheese, Mixed Vegetables Glazed carrots, Mixed Salad, Onion Rings, Parmesan & chili fries

Sweet Selection

Strawberry Trifle £6.50 Swiss Roll, Strawberry Jelly, Custard & Cream

Lemon Meringue Pie £6.50 Madagascan vanilla ice cream

Selection of "Handmade Ice Cream Company" Ice Creams £5.95

Red Fruit Cocktail £6.50 Watermelon & Strawberries, Forest Fruit Smoothie

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

Sticky Toffee Pudding £6.50 Toffee sauce, vanilla ice cream

Dove Collection of Desserts To Share £11.95 Passion & Mango Meringue Pie, Kahlua Mousse with Orange Brittle, Sticky Toffee Pudding, Mini Dark Chocolate Tart, Macarons, Rhubarb Crumble with Buttermilk

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