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Festive food this Christmas

Join us this Christmas for all occasions in our Pen & Cob brasserie. We want to take the pressure off you, so leave the cooking and entertainment to us and focus on spending this festive period with your loved ones. Enjoy our festive menu throughout December. Christmas day is filled with an elegant 3 course meal and Boxing Day follows with a carvery lunch.

You can find full details of our Christmas events, promotions and terms and conditions in our Christmas brochure.

Pen & Cob Festive Menu

Available in Pen & Cob or one of our private rooms, Monday 25th November until Tuesday 24th December

£25 2 courses / £31 3 courses

To book please call Pen & Cob direct 01234 369900, email or book a table online.
Credit card information will be taken at time of booking, cancellation charges may apply


Leek and potato soup, chive oil, crispy onions

Chicken, apricot and ham hock, maple & mustard terrine, watercress, spiced apple chutney & grilled ciabatta

Prawn & crayfish cocktail, shredded iceberg lettuce, bloody mary sauce, avocado mousse & brown bread croutons


Roast turkey breast, sage and onion stuffing, pigs in blankets, roast potatoes, glazed carrots and parsnips, brussel sprouts, gravy

Pan fried salmon fillet, smoked bacon, brussel sprouts, new potato & samphire fricassee, white wine cream sauce, herb salad

Porcini mushroom & leek pie, sage & onion mash, wilted greens & gravy


Mince pie cheesecake tart, vanilla & berry compote, Chantilly cream

Lemon pannacotta tart, raspberry sorbet, meringue

Christmas pudding, brandy sauce & cinnamon sugar

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Vegetarian Vegan
Gluten-Free Dairy-Free

Pre-orders will be required.
Please note this menu is subject to change.

Festive Afternoon Tea

Served from Monday 25th November until Sunday 5th January excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day
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Christmas Day

Lunch served between 12.30pm and 3pm

£85 per person / £42.50 under 12s


Caramelised onion soup topped with cheddar, chive & brioche croute

Dill & lemon Gravadlax, whipped horseradish cream, beetroot salad, sourdough

Pressed pork, apple & sage terrine, mulled pear chutney, mini tin loaf


Roast breast of turkey, chestnut & cranberry stuffed leg of turkey, duck fat roast potatoes, glazed carrots & parsnips, braised red cabbage & gravy

Hake supreme, potato galette, buttered leeks, curried mussel velouté & crispy shallots

Mushroom, chestnut & wilted kale tart, rosemary & garlic roast potatoes, carrot & swede puree, leeks, sweet onion & miso gravy


Dark chocolate torte, white chocolate & raspberry parfait, orange mascarpone profiterole & chocolate tuille

Kirsch cherry & frangipane tart, vanilla whipped mascarpone, poached cherries & almond tuille

Classic Christmas pudding, redcurrants, brandy sauce, cinnamon sugar

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Vegetarian Vegan
Gluten-Free Dairy-Free

£20 deposit per person (non-refundable/non-transferable) required to secure booking.
Full payment will be required 6 weeks in advance of event.
Please note this menu is subject to change.

Christmas Party Nights

3 course meal & dance the night away!

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Boxing Day

3 course carvery

After the Boar’s Head Ceremony outside the hotel at 11.30am, come inside from Midday and enjoy our carvery to include Roast Turkey, Beef and Gammon (Vegetarian option available)

£32.50 per person / £15 under 12s

A selection of hot and cold starters which include terrines, fishcakes, salads, and soups to help yourself to

Roasted joints of beef, gammon and turkey served with all the trimmings and a selection of seasonal vegetables and potatoes

Main course also includes a fish and vegetarian option

Delicious hot and cold desserts which include tarts, cheesecakes, crumbles, and fruit platters available to take from the buffet

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Vegetarian Vegan
Gluten-Free Dairy-Free

£10 deposit per person (non-refundable/non-transferable) required to secure booking.
Full payment will be required 6 weeks in advance of event.
Please note this menu is subject to change.

New Year's Eve with

The Dreamettes

Join us on New Year's Eve as we dine and party out of 2024 and into 2025!

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Booking Enquiry Form

For more information, simply complete the form below and we will get in touch as soon as we can or contact the events team on 01234 346565 or email

Allergen Information
Some of our menu items contain allergens and whilst we try our very best to ensure your food is suitable for you, our food is prepared using shared equipment and stored in areas in which allergenic ingredients are present. As a consequence, we cannot guarantee that dishes are 100% free from allergenic ingredients. Our allergen information, that is available upon request, details which dishes contain allergenic ingredients as intentional ingredients. Ingredients may have changed since your last visit, please ask a member of staff for further details.