Down in our Kitchen Garden

Eating at THE PIG is truly a one-of-a-kind experience

The kitchen is overseen by Chef James Golding whose two key lieutenants aren't their sous chefs but forager and kitchen gardener.

Uncomplicated and simple British garden food, true to the micro seasons and influenced by the forest and coast, with the emphasis squarely on fresh, clean flavours.

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Our menu changes daily...

But here's a look at the sort of thing we do...

PIGGY BITS - £3.95

Mr Bartlett's Honey & Mustard Chipolatas 
Karma Ham & Dorset Olives 
Saddleback Crackling & Apple Sauce
Brock Eggs & Colman's Dressing 

FOREST BITS - £3.25

Spenwood Cheese Straws
THE PIG's Mushroom Vol Au Vents
Old Winchester Risotto Balls
Garden Shoots & Smoked Salt 

STARTERS (OR BIGGER)

Hampshire Chorizo & Purple Sprouting Broccoli 
Green Sauce & Cave Aged Goats Cheedar £8/£16

Romsey Lamb's Liver On Toast
Fried Hen's Egg £7.50

Beaulieu Estate Venison Carpaccio
Rocket & Old Winchester £9

A Pinch of Salt's "Home Grown" Cured Meats
Quince Chutney £9/£18

James Golding's Organic Smoked Salmon
Pickled Cucumber & Willy's Cider Dressing £9/£18

MOSTLY PICKED THIS MORNING

Oyster Mushroom Pappardelle
Rocket & Blue Vinney £8/£16

Dorset Beetroot
Rosary Goats Cheese & Smoked Honey £8/£16

Cauliflower Cheese 
I.O.W Blue, Hazelnuts & Cavolo Nero Relish £8/£16

Potato Dumplings & Crown Prince Squash
Sage Butter & Old Winchester £8/£16

 Jerusalem Artichokes 
Spenwood Cheese & Herb Pesto £8/£16

'Zero Mile' Mushroom Risotto  
Oyster Mushrooms & Old Wichester £8/£16

Potato & Red Celery Soup 
Nasturtium Oil £6/£12

 

FOREST & SOLENT

The 'Tomahawk' Pork Chop 
Green Kale & Creamy Mustard Sauce £22

Hampshire Wood Pigeon
Crushed Parsnips & Blackberry Sauce £17.50 

Poole Bay Clams & Cornish Mussels
Three Corner Garlic & White Wine £8/£16

New Forest Partridge 
Crown Prince Squash & Juniper Sauce £17.50

Himalayan Salt Aged Ribeye Steak
This Beef Is from Peter Hannan In Northern Ireland £31
(Not 25 Miles But The Best 10oz Ribeye We Can Buy!)

Brixham Monkfish
Brown Butter Cauliflower Puree & cavolo Nero £20

Beaulieu Estate Venison Sausage
Colcannon & Onion Gravy £17.50

Braised Mutton & Caper Sauce 
Minted Broad Beans £19

GARDEN & SIDES - £3.95

Walled Garden Salad
Tobacco Onions
Beef Dripping Roast Potatoes
Roasted Squash
Garden Rocket & Old Winchester 
THE PIG's Bashed Neeps
Pot of Thrice Cooked Chips
Crushed Mint Peas

PUDDINGS - £7.00

Warm Earl Grey Scented Chocolate Torte
Earl Grey Ice Cream & Chocolate Sauce

Lemon Basil Posset & Shortbread 
Macerated New Forest Strawberries

Join us for foodie festive treats

That time of year is fast approaching us once again, and THE PIG is the perfect location for all your festive celebrations.

So whether it’s a family or friends get-together or a table for two, join us for lunch and dinner during the festive season and into the New Year.

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Get Togethers in The
Green Room

Our private dining room, known as The Green Room is located on the ground floor of the hotel and is perfect for smaller parties. The room can sit up to a maximum of 14 people on one table.

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Come forage with us...

Guiding you to some of the deepest and most secret areas in search of wild mushrooms.

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An activity the whole family can enjoy whilst providing fresh air and good exercise. Our forager will take you on a light-hearted and educational experience through the forest or along the coast finding, identifying and collecting wild edible food.

In the Spring the walks can include a hedgerow harvest such as wild salads and vegetables and through the Autumn we forage for fruits, nuts and berries. On a trip to the coast you can gather seaweed and shellfish.