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Food  Served All Day: 12pm - 9pm

The food at The Craven Heifer is at the heart of what makes us special.  We use the best ingredients we can find, sourced as locally as possible to create dishes which are made from scratch and cooked fresh to order by our kitchen team.

 

 

Are menus are available to view below, or can be downloaded here:

Our Main menu is available from 12pm-2pm and 5pm - 9pm  Monday - Friday and 12pm - 9pm on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

 

Our Lunchtime Special menu is available 12pm - 6.30pm Monday - Friday and 12pm - 5pm on Saturdays and Bank Holidays.

Starters

Sandwiches

Mains

Desserts

Lunchtime Menu

 

Chef’s Soup of the Day . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £4.50

served with a fresh baked roll & butter

 

Roast Field Mushrooms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £5.75

on toasted flaguette with balsamic leaves & parmesan shavings

 

Chicken Liver Parfait . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  £6.75

with red onion marmalade, wholemeal toast & tossed leaf garnish

 

Crispy Calamari . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£6.95

with lemon aioli & dressed leaves

 

Ham Hock Fritter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £6.50

deep fried in a light beer batter, served on mustard dressed leaves & piccalilli

 

Black Pudding & Goat’s Cheese Stack . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  £6.95

black pudding, goat’s cheese & beef tomato with a warm three mustard sauce

 

Chicken Caesar Salad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £5.75 or £11.50 as a main

crispy baby cos lettuce with golden croutons & crispy pancetta in a creamy

anchovy dressing, topped with anchovies & parmesan shavings

 

Seared King Scallops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £8.95

pan fried in garlic, ginger and chilli with crispy chicken & prawn wontons

 

Tempura Battered Tiger Prawns . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £7.50

with sweet chilli sauce & dressed leaves

 

 

available until 6pm

 

Prawn, Crayfish & Marie Sauce . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£7.50

on wholemeal or white bread with dressed leaves

 

Tasty Lancashire Cheese with Tomato Chutney & Spring Onion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  £5.95

on wholemeal or white bread with dressed leaves

 

Eggs Benedict . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£7.95

smoked salmon on a toasted muffin with soft poached eggs & a dill hollandaise

 

Crispy Cajun Chicken . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£7.95

spicy cajun chicken strips on flaguette bread with cos lettuce, tomato,

garlic mayonnaise & skinny fries

 

Sirloin Steak & Onion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £8.95

flash grilled sirloin with fried onions & mushrooms, on flaguette bread

with horseradish mayonnaise & skinny fries

 

Classic Club Sandwich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£9.50

with chicken, bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise & skinny fries

 

 

 

where appropriate main courses are accompanied with a choice of potatoes:

chips, dauphinoise, mash or new

 

Prime Beef Fillet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5oz £15.95    10oz £27.95

prime fillet of beef with steak garnish purée, grilled flat cap mushroom,

panko onion ring & your choice of sauce included

 

Chicken Fillet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£14.95

prime roasted chicken fillet on a pan fried bacon and onion rosti with confit tomatoes,

seasonal vegetables & your choice of sauce included

 

Trio of Pigs Cheeks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£14.95

braised in cider with smoked pancetta, coarsegrain mustard mash,

 caramelised apple & seasonal vegetables

 

Lamb en Croute . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£15.95

pulled shoulder of lamb with garlic and rosemary, topped with a watercress and mint

stuffing in a puff pastry lattice with dauphinoise potatoes, market vegetables

 and a redcurrant & rosemary jus

 

Pan Fried Seabass Fillets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£16.95

on a warm new potato, tiger prawn, cherry tomato & bacon salad

 

Grilled Hake Fillet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£15.95

topped with sun blushed tomato, olives & Lancashire cheese

with potato bon bons, seasonal vegetables & a dill cream

 

8oz Heifer Burger . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£12.95

with little gem lettuce, sliced tomato, fresh red onion, burger sauce and

Monterey Jack cheese on a brioche bun with a wedge of gherkin, coleslaw & skinny fries

 

Scallop & Prawn Risotto . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£15.75

seared king scallops and butterflied tiger prawns on a truffle & garden pea risotto

 

Steak & Ale Pie . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£13.95

in its own gravy encased in a shortcrust pastry with a butter puff pastry top

& seasonal vegetables

 

Cheese, Leek & Onion Pie . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£11.75

a trio of cheeses with braised leek and onion, encased in a shortcrust pastry

with a butter puff pastry top & seasonal vegetables

 

Coconut Curry Risotto . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . .(add chicken £3.50) £10.50

with peas & peppers

 

Mushroom & Asparagus Tagliatelle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£11.50

with tarragon cream and crisp pea shoots

 

Sunday Roast Sundays only . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £12.95

slow roasted brisket of beef, roast shoulder of local lamb or roast breast of chicken,

 with roast potatoes, mash, carrot and swede, green beans, rich pan gravy & Yorkshire pudding

 

Sticky Toffee Pudding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£5.50

with butterscotch sauce & vanilla bean ice cream or custard

 

Crème Brûlée . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£5.50

with berry coulis & shortbread biscuit

 

Dark Chocolate Truffle Torte . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£5.50

with coffee anglaise

 

Eton Mess . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £5.50

a jumble of mixed berries, ice cream, meringue and toffee sauce topped

with Chantilly cream & fresh fruit

 

Mango & Passion Fruit Cheesecake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£5.50

with passion fruit syrup

 

Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£5.50

with brandy snap and soft fruit garnish

 

Trio of Desserts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £6.50

chocolate torte, passion fruit cheesecake and sticky toffee pudding

all served with their own garnishes

 

Heifer’s Cheese Slate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£6.95

Lancashire tasty, Blacksticks Blue and Smoked Applewood

with apple, grapes, biscuits and fruit cake

Starters

 

Chef’s Soup of the Day . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with a fresh baked roll & butter

 

Chicken Liver Parfait . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with red onion marmalade, wholemeal toast & tossed leaf garnish

 

Roast Field Mushrooms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

on toasted flaguette with balsamic leaves & parmesan shavings

 

Corned Beef Hash Cake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with a soft poached egg and a Worcestershire sauce & apple dressing

 

Tempura Battered Tiger Prawns . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with sweet chilli sauce & dressed leaves

 

Mains

 

Lamb’s Liver, Bacon & Onions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

on creamy mashed potato with a rich pan gravy & seasonal vegetables or garden peas

 

Minute Steak . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

flash grilled sirloin with tossed salad, horseradish mayonnaise & hand cut chips

 

Seafood Purse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

salmon, hake, haddock & prawns in a creamy dill sauce, wrapped in a savoury pancake

with rosti potato & seasonal vegetables

 

Salmon & Prawn Risotto . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

salmon, prawns, peas & peppers topped with a golden parmesan crisp

 

Mushroom & Asparagus Tagliatelle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with tarragon cream & crisp pea shoots

 

Chicken Stroganoff . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

sautéed with shallots, garlic, mushrooms and paprika, finished with brandy, cream and Dijon mustard, served with braised vegetable rice

 

Steak & Ale Pie . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

in its own gravy encased in a shortcrust pastry with a butter puff pastry top,

handcut chips & seasonal vegetables or garden peas

 

Cheese, Leek & Onion Pie . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

a trio of cheeses with braised leek & onion, encased in a shortcrust pastry with a butter puff pastry top, hand cut chips & seasonal vegetables or garden

 

Desserts

 

Sticky Toffee Pudding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with butterscotch sauce & vanilla bean ice cream or custard

 

Crème Brûlée . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with berry coulis & shortbread biscuit

 

Dark Chocolate Truffle Torte . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with coffee anglaise

 

Eton Mess . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

a jumble of mixed berries, ice cream, meringue & toffee sauce topped with

 chantilly cream &.  fresh fruit

 

Mango & Passion Fruit Cheesecake . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

with passion fruit syrup

The Craven Heifer Inn - Colne Road - Kelbrook - BB18 6TF - 01282 843007