Our Menu - The Thatch
BREAKFAST AT THE THATCH


SERVED DAILY 10AM - 11.30AM
The old proverb demands that we should breakfast like kings. We serve up the favourites and always prioritise quality produce – our eggs and bacon are free-range and our sausages are from Jimmy Butler’s farm. Starting the day has never tasted so good.


BREAKFAST

Eggs Benedict – Muffin, Honey-roasted Ham, Poached Eggs & Hollandaise 9.50
Eggs Florentine – Muffin, Spinach, Poached Eggs & Hollandaise (V) 8.75
Eggs Royale – Muffin, Smoked Salmon, Poached Eggs & Hollandaise 9.50
Chilli Fried Egg & Halloumi Brioche Roll, Baby Spinach & Bloody Mary Ketchup (V) 5.95
Bacon Sandwich, White or Granary Bread6.00
Sausage Sandwich, White or Granary Bread6.00
Full English Breakfast – Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Tomato, Mushroom,
Black Pudding, Beans & Toast
12.50


JUICES & WATER

Fresh Orange Juice 2.80
Cracker Apple or Cranberry Juice 2.80
Cawston Press - Sparkling drinks made with fresh juice – Cloudy Apple or Rhubarb 3.20


HOT DRINKS

Our speciality coffee is Union Hand-Roasted Compañero blend of beans from small-scale co-operatives in Peru and Honduras. Served with semi-skimmed milk.
Please ask to substitute soya or oat milk for dairy, add 15p.
Double Espresso, Macchiato 2.60
Americano2.85
Cappuccino, Flat White, Latte 3.00
Hot Chocolate 3.10
Luxury Hot Chocolate 3.20
A Pot of Proper Yorkshire Tea 2.60
Fresh Mint Tea 2.75


STIFFENERS

Champagne Mimosa 8.75
Aperol Spritz 8.25
Elderflower Fizz 8.25
Bloody Mary 8.00
(V) Vegetarian Dishes


Children are heartily welcome and we’re happy to make simplified versions of dishes, or half portions at half price. An optional 10% service is added to parties of six or more, all tips go to the team. A 25p contribution from every superfood salad goes to Peach Foundation, which raises funds to help feed those in need in our local communities. Allergens: before ordering, please speak to our team, dishes are prepared in busy kitchens, containing all ingredients, we cannot guarantee any dish to be totally free-from allergens.
CHRISTMAS AT THE THATCH


Served Wednesday 24th November until Christmas Eve

Two Courses 27.00 or Three Courses 32.50

Includes donation to Fareshare

A UK charity aimed at fighting hunger and tackling food waste



STARTERS

CROWN PRINCE PUMPKIN SOUP (VE)

Toasted Seeds & Rustic Wholemeal Croutons

VENISON, BACON & PHEASANT TERRINE

Cranberry Chutney & Toast

BAKED SOMERSET CAMEMBERT (V)

Truffle Honey, Walnut Crust & Sourdough

KING PRAWN COCKTAIL

Crab Mayonnaise



MAINS

ROAST FREE-RANGE TURKEY

Roots, Savoy Cabbage, Roast Potatoes, Chipolatas & Stuffing

BRAISED BLADE OF BEEF

Crispy Maple-cured Ham, Roasted Roots & Creamy Mash

MUSHROOM, CHESTNUT & SPINACH PIE (VE)

Squash Purée

PAN-FRIED SALMON

Leeks, Edamame & White Bean Sauce, Gremolata

STEAK DIANE

Aubrey Allen’s Fillet Steak Medallions, Thick-cut Chips, Creamy Mushroom & Shallot Sauce (+5.50 supplement)



PUDDINGS

CHOCOLATE TRUFFLE CHEESECAKE (V)

Black Cherry Compote & Crème Fraîche

CHRISTMAS PUDDING TART (V)

Brandy Custard

MULLED WINE POACHED PEAR (VE)

Blackcurrant Sorbet

BEAUVALE & RUTLAND RED

Crackers & Chutney

(V) Vegetarian Dishes
(VE) Vegan Dishes
Children are heartily welcome, please ask to see our Children's Christmas Menu. An optional 10% service is added to parties of six or more, all tips go to the team. Allergens: before ordering, please speak to our team. Dishes are prepared in busy kitchens containing all ingredients, we cannot guarantee any dish to be totally free from allergens. If you want to know more about how our dishes are cooked or prepared, please talk to us.
WINTER AT THE THATCH



APÉRITIFS

Champagne Piper-Heidsieck Cuvée Brut NV, France9.50
Negroni8.75
Aperol Spritz 8.25
Monkey 47 Grand11.00


SMALL PLATES


Thame Cottage Bakery Bread Selection4.75
Shawarma-spiced Houmous, Crispy Chickpeas & Flatbread4.75
Nocerella, Gaeta & Cerignola Olives 3.95
Hoi Sin Duck Spring Rolls6.00
Wild Mushroom Arancini, Truffled Aioli5.50
Curried Smoked Haddock Croquette5.75


STARTERS

Crown Prince Pumpkin Soup, Toasted Seeds & Rustic Wholemeal Croutons6.75
Venison, Bacon & Pheasant Terrine, Cranberry Chutney, Toast 8.95
Baked Somerset Camembert, Truffle Honey, Walnut Crust & Sourdough 8.95
Pan-fried Native Scallops, Roast Cauliflower Purée, Sherry-soaked Golden Raisins 12.50
Severn & Wye Smoked Mackerel Paté, Pickled Cucumber, Golden Raisin & Fennel Salad8.75
Roast Squash Salad, Black Rice, Chilli, Ginger, Sesame, Pickled Radish7.50/15.00
Add Crispy Duck 3.50 Grilled Halloumi 3.00


MAINS

Free-range Chicken Breast, Sautéed Brussels Sprouts, Confit Shallots & Chestnuts, Buttered Mash19.50
Cod, Atlantic Prawn & Parsley Fishcake, Spinach & Tartare Hollandaise16.50
Mushroom, Chestnut & Spinach Pie, Squash Purée16.25
Roast Breast of Merrifield Duck, Hispi Cabbage, Duck Shepherd’s Pie, Duck Crumb26.00
Pan-fried Salmon, Leeks, Edamame & White Bean Sauce, Gremolata18.50
Braised Blade of Beef, Crispy Maple-cured Ham, Roasted Roots & Creamy Mash 19.75
Potato Gnocchi, Roast Butternut Squash, Baby Spinach, Sage Butter, Parmesan 16.00


GRILL


We serve the best British beef. Grass-fed, naturally slow-grown on carbon-capturing pasture. 28 Day Dry-aged by Aubrey Allen for incredible flavour. When only a steak will do, make it one of these beauties.

Steaks served with Triple-cooked Chips, Roasted Tomato & Watercress
8oz Rump Cap Steak21.50
12oz Sirloin on the Bone29.00
Add Béarnaise or Peppercorn Sauce 2.00
Fillet Steak Medallions, Diane Sauce28.50
Add extra 3oz Medallion 5.50
Aubrey’s Steak Burger, Cheddar Cheese, Burger Relish, Gherkin & Chips15.00
Add Free-range Bacon, Field Mushroom or Onion Rings 2.00


SIDES

Triple-cooked Chips or Skinny Fries4.25
Add Truffle & Parmesan
0.75
Braised Red Cabbage 4.25
Fried King Oyster Mushrooms, Blue Cheese Mayonnaise5.00
Bucksum Farm Leaf Salad, Chardonnay & Mustard Dressing4.25
Sautéed Brussel Sprouts, Confit Shallots, Maple-cured Ham4.25


SANDWICHES

Served with Chips or Soup
Smoked Salmon, Cream Cheese & Cucumber Bagel 11.50
Salt Beef, Emmental, Pickles & Mustard Mayonnaise Bagel 12.50
Grilled Halloumi, Caponata & Watercress Flatbread 9.75


DESSERTS

Steamed Treacle Sponge Pudding, Jug of Custard7.95
Blackberry Mousse, Spiced Apple Cake7.25
Mulled Wine Poached Pear, Blackcurrant Sorbet7.25
Basque-style Cheesecake, Pedro Ximenez-soaked Fruits, Caramelised Almonds7.95
Dark Chocolate Truffle Cake, Black Cherry Compote8.50
Salcombe Dairy Ice Cream & Sorbets 6.00
(Choose Three: Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Honeycomb Ice Cream, Mango or Raspberry Sorbet)
Mini Dark Chocolate Truffle Cake, Black Cherry Compote
With your choice of Tea or Coffee
6.25


ARTISAN BRITISH CHEESE

We always serve the good stuff because it’s what we want to eat ourselves. Cheese is best served at room temperature, we recommend pre-ordering with your starters.

Baron Bigod | Blanche | Maida Vale | Rutland Red | Beauvale
Served with Peter’s Yard Crackers, Chutney & Apple
Full Board12.75
Plate of Three8.00
Single Smidgen4.50


Children are heartily welcome and we’re happy to make them simplified versions of our dishes. We also offer half portions at half price. An optional 10% service is added to parties of six or more, and all tips go to the team. Allergens: before ordering, please speak to one of our team. Dishes are prepared in our busy kitchens, containing all ingredients, and we cannot guarantee any dish to be totally free from allergens. If you want to know more about how our dishes are cooked or prepared, please talk to us.
DINNER AT THE THATCH



APÉRITIFS

Champagne Piper-Heidsieck Cuvée Brut NV, France9.50
Negroni8.75
Aperol Spritz 8.25
Monkey 47 Grand11.00


SMALL PLATES


Thame Cottage Bakery Bread Selection4.75
Shawarma-spiced Houmous, Crispy Chickpeas & Flatbread4.75
Nocerella, Gaeta & Cerignola Olives 3.95
Hoi Sin Duck Spring Rolls6.00
Wild Mushroom Arancini, Truffled Aioli5.50
Curried Smoked Haddock Croquette5.75


STARTERS

Crown Prince Pumpkin Soup, Toasted Seeds & Rustic Wholemeal Croutons6.75
Venison, Bacon & Pheasant Terrine, Cranberry Chutney, Toast 8.95
Baked Somerset Camembert, Truffle Honey, Walnut Crust & Sourdough 8.95
Pan-fried Native Scallops, Roast Cauliflower Purée, Sherry-soaked Golden Raisins 12.50
Severn & Wye Smoked Mackerel Paté, Pickled Cucumber, Golden Raisin & Fennel Salad8.75
Roast Squash Salad, Black Rice, Chilli, Ginger, Sesame, Pickled Radish7.50/15.00
Add Crispy Duck 3.50 Grilled Halloumi 3.00


MAINS

Free-range Chicken Breast, Sautéed Brussels Sprouts, Confit Shallots & Chestnuts, Buttered Mash19.50
Cod, Atlantic Prawn & Parsley Fishcake, Spinach & Tartare Hollandaise16.50
Mushroom, Chestnut & Spinach Pie, Squash Purée16.25
Roast Breast of Merrifield Duck, Hispi Cabbage, Duck Shepherd’s Pie, Duck Crumb26.00
Pan-fried Salmon, Leeks, Edamame & White Bean Sauce, Gremolata18.50
Braised Blade of Beef, Crispy Maple-cured Ham, Roasted Roots & Creamy Mash 19.75
Potato Gnocchi, Roast Butternut Squash, Baby Spinach, Sage Butter, Parmesan 16.00


GRILL


We serve the best British beef. Grass-fed, naturally slow-grown on carbon-capturing pasture. 28 Day Dry-aged by Aubrey Allen for incredible flavour. When only a steak will do, make it one of these beauties.

Steaks served with Triple-cooked Chips, Roasted Tomato & Watercress
8oz Rump Cap Steak21.50
12oz Sirloin on the Bone29.00
Add Béarnaise or Peppercorn Sauce 2.00
Fillet Steak Medallions, Diane Sauce28.50
Add extra 3oz Medallion 5.50
Aubrey’s Steak Burger, Cheddar Cheese, Burger Relish, Gherkin & Chips15.00
Add Free-range Bacon, Field Mushroom or Onion Rings 2.00


SIDES

Triple-cooked Chips or Skinny Fries4.25
Add Truffle & Parmesan
0.75
Braised Red Cabbage 4.25
Fried King Oyster Mushrooms, Blue Cheese Mayonnaise5.00
Bucksum Farm Leaf Salad, Chardonnay & Mustard Dressing4.25
Sautéed Brussel Sprouts, Confit Shallots, Maple-cured Ham4.25


DESSERTS

Steamed Treacle Sponge Pudding, Jug of Custard7.95
Blackberry Mousse, Spiced Apple Cake7.25
Mulled Wine Poached Pear, Blackcurrant Sorbet7.25
Basque-style Cheesecake, Pedro Ximenez-soaked Fruits, Caramelised Almonds7.95
Dark Chocolate Truffle Cake, Black Cherry Compote8.50
Salcombe Dairy Ice Cream & Sorbets 6.00
(Choose Three: Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Honeycomb Ice Cream, Mango or Raspberry Sorbet)
Mini Dark Chocolate Truffle Cake, Black Cherry Compote
With your choice of Tea or Coffee
6.25


ARTISAN BRITISH CHEESE

We always serve the good stuff because it’s what we want to eat ourselves. Cheese is best served at room temperature, we recommend pre-ordering with your starters.

Baron Bigod | Blanche | Maida Vale | Rutland Red | Beauvale
Served with Peter’s Yard Crackers, Chutney & Apple
Full Board12.75
Plate of Three8.00
Single Smidgen4.50


Children are heartily welcome and we’re happy to make them simplified versions of our dishes. We also offer half portions at half price. An optional 10% service is added to parties of six or more, and all tips go to the team. Allergens: before ordering, please speak to one of our team. Dishes are prepared in our busy kitchens, containing all ingredients, and we cannot guarantee any dish to be totally free from allergens. If you want to know more about how our dishes are cooked or prepared, please talk to us.

SPECIALS

 

Our specials change daily, sourcing the best ingredients to fill our board full of interesting dishes, from exciting healthy plant-based dishes to indulgent blow-out treats. See our sample boards here, and look out for them around the pub to see what’s on offer each day.

SUNDAY AT THE THATCH



APÉRITIFS

Champagne Piper-Heidsieck Cuvée Brut NV, France9.50
Negroni8.75
Aperol Spritz 8.25
Monkey 47 Grand11.00


SMALL PLATES


Thame Cottage Bakery Bread Selection4.75
Shawarma-spiced Houmous, Crispy Chickpeas & Flatbread4.75
Nocerella, Gaeta & Cerignola Olives 3.95
Hoi Sin Duck Spring Rolls6.00
Wild Mushroom Arancini, Truffled Aioli5.50
Curried Smoked Haddock Croquette5.75


STARTERS

Crown Prince Pumpkin Soup, Toasted Seeds & Rustic Wholemeal Croutons6.75
Venison, Bacon & Pheasant Terrine, Cranberry Chutney, Toast 8.95
Baked Somerset Camembert, Truffle Honey, Walnut Crust & Sourdough 8.95
Pan-fried Native Scallops, Roast Cauliflower Purée, Sherry-soaked Golden Raisins 12.50
Severn & Wye Smoked Mackerel Paté, Pickled Cucumber, Golden Raisin & Fennel Salad8.75
Roast Squash Salad, Black Rice, Chilli, Ginger, Sesame, Pickled Radish7.50/15.00
Add Crispy Duck 3.50 Grilled Halloumi 3.00


ROASTS

SEE OUR BLACKBOARD


MAINS

Free-range Chicken Breast, Sautéed Brussels Sprouts, Confit Shallots & Chestnuts, Buttered Mash19.50
Cod, Atlantic Prawn & Parsley Fishcake, Spinach & Tartare Hollandaise16.50
Mushroom, Chestnut & Spinach Pie, Squash Purée16.25
Roast Breast of Merrifield Duck, Hispi Cabbage, Duck Shepherd’s Pie, Duck Crumb26.00
Pan-fried Salmon, Leeks, Edamame & White Bean Sauce, Gremolata18.50
Braised Blade of Beef, Crispy Maple-cured Ham, Roasted Roots & Creamy Mash 19.75
Potato Gnocchi, Roast Butternut Squash, Baby Spinach, Sage Butter, Parmesan 16.00


GRILL


We serve the best British beef. Grass-fed, naturally slow-grown on carbon-capturing pasture. 28 Day Dry-aged by Aubrey Allen for incredible flavour. When only a steak will do, make it one of these beauties.

Steaks served with Triple-cooked Chips, Roasted Tomato & Watercress
8oz Rump Cap Steak21.50
12oz Sirloin on the Bone29.00
Add Béarnaise or Peppercorn Sauce 2.00
Fillet Steak Medallions, Diane Sauce28.50
Add extra 3oz Medallion 5.50
Aubrey’s Steak Burger, Cheddar Cheese, Burger Relish, Gherkin & Chips15.00
Add Free-range Bacon, Field Mushroom or Onion Rings 2.00


SIDES

Triple-cooked Chips or Skinny Fries4.25
Add Truffle & Parmesan
0.75
Braised Red Cabbage 4.25
Fried King Oyster Mushrooms, Blue Cheese Mayonnaise5.00
Bucksum Farm Leaf Salad, Chardonnay & Mustard Dressing4.25
Sautéed Brussel Sprouts, Confit Shallots, Maple-cured Ham4.25


DESSERTS

Steamed Treacle Sponge Pudding, Jug of Custard7.95
Blackberry Mousse, Spiced Apple Cake7.25
Mulled Wine Poached Pear, Blackcurrant Sorbet7.25
Basque-style Cheesecake, Pedro Ximenez-soaked Fruits, Caramelised Almonds7.95
Dark Chocolate Truffle Cake, Black Cherry Compote8.50
Salcombe Dairy Ice Cream & Sorbets 6.00
(Choose Three: Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Honeycomb Ice Cream, Mango or Raspberry Sorbet)
Mini Dark Chocolate Truffle Cake, Black Cherry Compote
With your choice of Tea or Coffee
6.25


ARTISAN BRITISH CHEESE

We always serve the good stuff because it’s what we want to eat ourselves. Cheese is best served at room temperature, we recommend pre-ordering with your starters.

Baron Bigod | Blanche | Maida Vale | Rutland Red | Beauvale
Served with Peter’s Yard Crackers, Chutney & Apple
Full Board12.75
Plate of Three8.00
Single Smidgen4.50


Children are heartily welcome and we’re happy to make them simplified versions of our dishes. We also offer half portions at half price. An optional 10% service is added to parties of six or more, and all tips go to the team. Allergens: before ordering, please speak to one of our team. Dishes are prepared in our busy kitchens, containing all ingredients, and we cannot guarantee any dish to be totally free from allergens. If you want to know more about how our dishes are cooked or prepared, please talk to us.