ReservationsBook Online

Menus Lunch, Dinner and Sunday


August Bank Holiday 2022

Bank Holiday Weekend
Friday 26th August 6pm

We are delighted to have Thomas Hay-Owens a master of vermouth and cocktails here with us to do a tutored tasting of the absolutely delicious El Bandarra Aperitivo and El Bandarra Vermut.

We will be serving sharing boards of charcuterie and vegan mezze. Plus you will get to choose a cocktail of your choice from our bartenders El Bandarra Summer Creations list. Cocktails, food and friends! This is truly the perfect event.
Get your tickets today! £20 per person






Easter Beer & Food Festival
BBQs, Beer, Barrel Race and more …

Join us this Easter for an Eggstravaganza

Culinary Quiz – We are so delighted to be able to do this again as it is always such fun! Our food inspired quiz.

Teams of four. £22 per head.

Arrive 7pm, Dinner 7.30pm Quiz 8.30pm

Winners have cost refunded.

Dinner: Charcuterie, Rabbit pie, Marmalade pudding
To book call on 01661 843607 as payment taken on booking.


Easter Hunt – around the village, take a walk and find the hidden letters that spell a special word. Great for big and little kids.  Collect a puzzle sheet from the pub.

Good Friday

Village Kids Easter Party 11.30am- egg rolling, bonnet competition, egg and spoon race and more…

Easter Saturday
Makers Market 12-3pm
Pop up Bakery and BBQ 12 -3pm

Enjoy a chance to meet local makers at our village makers market along side our pop up bakery with wonderful food and beer at our now legendary BBQ Saturday 12-3pm.

BBQs on Saturday and Monday 12 -3pm

bookings/reservations not taken on Monday but can be on all other days.

Easter Sunday lunch
12 – 4.30pm – reservations being taken

Bank Holiday Monday 

Hedley Barrel Race

Race at 1pm, registration from 11.30am till 12 noon.

Teams of three carry an empty barrel and tackle the west hill and finish at the pub.
Funds raised go to North of Tyne Mountain Rescue

Children can race too
Best Fancy dress prizes also!

Egg Jarping from 3pm
When hard eggs come to blows… Traditional North East game – knock out competition not to be missed. Everyone can join in.

Proceeds of events go to North of Tyne Mountain Rescue

BBQ menu Easter  Saturday and Monday – menu subject to change – not all dishes will be available all the time.
Small plates
Slip sole with samphire and lemon 7
Cornish sardines with BBQ tomatoes and green sauce. 7.50
Lindisfarne oysters with shallot vinegar, lemon and homemade chili sauce 3.50 each
BBQ cuttlefish/squid with homemade chorizo, rocket and chilli 9
Our homemade charcuterie board, pickles, celeriac remoulade and toasted sourdough 8.50/16
Vegan mezze with house pickles and fresh flatbread 7.50/15-(chickpea hummus, spring herb tabbouleh, Smokey spiced aubergine, black beans with dill)
BBQ Field mushrooms on toast with a poached village duck egg and wild garlic butter 7.50 V
Larger dishes served with skinny fries and seasonal salads OR in a bun without salads and fries
Homemade Italian style pork, fennel and garlic sausages with red pepper salsa 12/ OR in a bun without salads and fries 6.50
Pulled Hexhamshire pork, BBQ sauce and smokey baked beans 12/ OR in a bun without salads and fries 6.50
Smoked beef brisket with wild garlic chimichurri 7/ OR in a bun without salads and fries 14
Slow roast celeriac, apple sage shawarma with maple syrup, tahini and garlic sauce, fire pit flat bread and pickles 12/6.50 for just the wrap Vg
Other tasty things from the grill……
Whole black bream with fennel and lemon 18
Haydon bridge beef rump steak for two béarnaise chips and salads £45
Whole roast fish for two with hollandaise, new potatoes and new season asparagus £TBC
Hot pies with mash, greens and ale gravy or just the pie with mushy peas 12/4
Steak and ale
Mutton and mint
Northumbrian leek and Doddington’s cheese with veggie gravy V

Desserts also available including gelato Panini’s


Family Wreath Making Workshops

Making memories

Join us under our beautiful new canopy for an afternoon with family and friends. Make a festive wreath for your door togther. Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult, max two children per adult.

£40 Includes materials for one wreath, tea, coffee, soft drink for children and mince pie.
3 – 5.30pm

These make great teacher gifts and also great to keep for your own door. A wreath you have made together.

Perfect for families with teenagers and children over the age of 8yrs.

Call to book 01661843607


Posted: December 2, 2014 10:45 pm in