Home cooking

Nothing tastes better than food made with love and care.

THE FORRESTERS ARMS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO ALTER DISHES AND PRICES IN THE RESTAURANT ACCORDINGLY.

Main Menu

Wednesday to Friday 12pm to 2.30pm
Thursday to Saturday 6pm to 9pm

Starters

SOUP OF THE DAY £6
Homemade bread, butter

SCOTCH EGG £6.50
Wholegrain mustard mayonnaise

GOATS CHEESE SALAD £7
Black olive toast, tomato verge

MALDON DEEP SMOKED SALMON £7.50
Blinis, cremé fraiche, keta caviar

Mains

BEER BATTERED FISH £13.50
Mushy peas, homemade tartar sauce & triple cooked chips

CALVES LIVER £17.50
Bacon, onions, creamy mash, red wine sauce

HOMEMADE BEEF BURGER £13
Cheese, tomato, sriracha mayonnaise, bun, skin on fries

LINGUINE WITH MUSHROOMS £14
Homemade linguine, wild mushrooms, tarragon, Parmesan

Desserts

ICE CREAMS £6
Selection of ice cream & sorbets

APPLE £6.50
Apple, blackberries, crumble & homemade custard

DATE & GINGER STEAM PUDDING £6.50
Salted caramel sauce, ice cream, toasted hazelnuts

CHOCOLATE £7
Chocolate brownie with chocolate sauce, vanilla ice cream & almonds

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Fish on Friday's

A beautifully selected fish menu

Food Served 12.30-3pm & 6-9pm

Starters

KING PRAWN BROTH £7.25
King prawns, Feta, lemon, fennel

SMOKED MACKEREL RAVIOLI £6.95
Caper, brown brown, toasted hazelnuts

MALDON DEEP SMOKED SALMON £7.50
Blinis, cremé fraiche, keta caviar

Mains

BEER BATTERED FISH £13.50
Mushy peas, homemade tartar sauce & triple cooked chips

GRILLED LOBSTER £18.50
Half grilled lobster, garlic butter, skin on fries

LINGUINE WITH CLAMS £16
Homemade linguine, chili, pancetta

Desserts

ICE CREAMS £6
Selection of ice cream & sorbets

APPLE £6.50
Apple, blackberries, crumble & homemade custard

CHOCOLATE £7
Chocolate brownie with chocolate sauce, vanilla ice cream & almonds

*Menu subject to change

Sunday Roast Menu

Food Served 12.30-5.30pm

Starters

SOUP OF THE DAY £6
Homemade bread

SALMON FISH CAKES £7
Salsa verde mayonnaise

TEMPURA PRAWNS £7.50
Homemade chili sauce

MACKEREL PATE £6.95
Cornichons, toast, watercress

Mains

GRASS FED SCOTTISH ROAST SIRLOIN OF BEEF £15
Roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding & vegetables, gravy

GUINNESS BRAISED LAMB SHANK £18.50
Roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy

ROAST CHICKEN BREAST £13.00
Roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy

BUTTERNUT HOTPOT £13.00
Roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & vegan gravy

Desserts

ICE CREAMS £6
Selection of ice creams & sorbets

CHOCOLATE £7
Chocolate brownie with chocolate sauce, almonds & vanilla ice cream

APPLE £6.50
Apple, blackberries, almond crumble, homemade custard

CHEESE £7
Cheese, biscuits, grapes, celery

*Menu subject to change

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Our Range

We stock IPA, cask ale and home brewed straight from the tap, with over 6 types draught beer. We also have a large menu of wine and spirits. We have something for everyone!

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High Ongar is a village and civil parish in the County of Essex, England. It is located a mile north-east of Chipping Ongar, 8 miles west of Chelmsford and 6 miles north-west of Brentwood.

Opening Hours

Monday to Sunday 
12pm - 11pm