Carpenter's Arms Bar at the Carpenter's Arms decor


If you are pushed for time on your lunch break - give us a call to order ahead from 11am.

The Carpenters Arms caters for all your gastro requirements serving breakfast, weekend brunch, lunch and dinner. The full lunch and dinner menu celebrates seasonal quality and taste and is available 6 days a week, with baguettes at lunchtime as well as a bespoke Sunday lunch menu with at least 2 roasts on offer, presented with fresh vegetables, Yorkshire pudding, goose-fat roast potatoes and gravy.

The outdoor pizza oven is a highlight at The Carpenters Arms and our delicious authentic Italian flour pizzas are available all freshly prepared and cooked in our wood-fired pizza oven at every lunch and dinner seating apart from Sunday lunch.

Gluten-free options and other food intolerances can be catered for: please just email/phone us to discuss your requirements.

Advance bookings by phone or email are highly recommended for lunch and dinner: please call us on 01223 367050 or email to make your reservation.




Homemade soup of the day – bread & butter £4.5 (v) poss gf

Pan-Seared Scallops – red pepper coulis, shallots, lime, chilli, coriander salad £8 gf

Pan-fried Sticky Pork or Beef Salad - Thai sweet chili sauce, new potatoes, stir-fried veg
Small £6 Large £12 poss gf

Smoked Mackerel Horseradish Pate - toast, lemon £6 poss gf

Meat Platter – salami, Parma ham, chorizo, sun dried tomatoes, chargrilled artichokes, olives, oils & bread
Small £7 Large £12 poss gf

Vegetarian Platter – brie de meaux, cherry tomato, red pepper hummus, baba ganoush, sun dried tomatoes, chargrilled artichokes, olives, oils and bread (v)
Small £7 Large £12 poss gf

Fish Platter- smoked salmon, mackerel pate, mini prawn cocktail, whitebait, tartar sauce, leaves, lemon, bread
Small £7 Large £12 poss gf


Market Meat – please see the specials board for details poss gf

Market Fish – please see the specials board for details poss gf

Pub classics

Beer Battered Fish of the Day & Chips – hand cut chips, minted peas, homemade tartar sauce £10 poss gf

Homemade Burgers (please ask) – melted cheddar, red onion marmalade, chips £11 poss gf

Smoked Haddock &Champ Mash –poached egg, mustard sauce £12 gf

8oz Rib Eye Steak – chips in beef dripping, confit tomato, buttered kale £18 gf

Lambs Liver - mashed potato, bacon & onion gravy £11 poss gf

Wild Mushroom & Parsnip Rosti Pie – buttered greens, new potatoes £12 gf

Tomato Risotto – roasted vegetables £12 (v) gf

Side Orders £3.5

Hand Cut Chips
Mixed Salad
Seasonal Vegetables
Rocket & Parmesan
Garlic Baguette

(V) denotes vegetarian dishes
gf denotes dishes made with naturally gluten free ingredients, most other dishes and those marked with poss gf e.g. Fish and chips, are easy to make without gluten. Most of our menu is naturally gluten free as we do not buy food readymade and prepare fresh to order.

We are working closely with our suppliers to create fine fresh foods free range and organic where possible, at a reasonable price. Local suppliers are used wherever possible and practicable. If you would like to know where your dish is from please ask.

We source our game from Radwinter Farms which is fully traceable and free range. We can easily trace your venison burger back to the field where it was shot and whom by!

All of our eggs and poultry are free range from Rattlesden Farms.


Please see our boards for details of puddings/desserts


Margherita £8
tomato sauce, mozzarella and basil oil

DIY £11.5
tomato sauce, mozzarella, choice of 3 toppings, basil oil

Quattro £11
tomato sauce, mozzarella, artichoke, ham, olive, mushrooms

Florentine £10
tomato sauce, mozzarella, olives, spinach, egg

Hawaiian £11
tomato sauce, mozzarella, ham, pineapple

Chicken & Chorizo £11
Tomato, chicken, chorizo, mozzarella

Vegetarian £11
tomato sauce, mozzarella, goats cheese, olive, mushroom, red onion, peppers, zucchini

Marinara £11
tomato sauce, mozzarella, tuna, anchovies, capers spinach

Meaty Feast £12
tomato sauce, mozzarella, chicken, chorizo, salami, ham

Milano £11
tomato sauce, mozzarella, salami, jalapeno, mushroom, a sprinkle of stilton

Detori £10.5
tomato sauce, mozzarella, Parma ham, red onion chutney, rocket

Extra Toppings £1.25