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

Starters

Classic crayfish cocktail, avocado, quails egg £7

Fully loaded nachos £7/£14

Hand dived Scottish scallops with pancetta, apple & hazelnut butter £8.50

Pork & pear sausage roll with Stilton & watercress £6

Goats cheese tart with quince & walnuts £7

Mains

Beer battered fish with fat chips, minted mushy peas, tartar sauce & lemon £13

Wholetail Scampi with fat chips, garden peas, tartar sauce & lemon £12

Chilli & garlic king prawn linguine £15

Pan fried skate wing with king prawns, brown shrimp, lemon, capers & ratte potatoes £17

Market fish ( Day Price)

Guinness & black treacle glazed ham, 2 x free range eggs & fat chips £12

Homemade pie of the day with creamy mash & orange glazed carrots £13

Malaysian pumpkin curry with pomegranate, mint & coconut braised rice £12 + chicken £3 + prawns £4

The Forresters Burger, mature cheddar, maple cured bacon, salad homemade brioche bun & skin on fries £12

Ploughman’s lunch served with homemade bread £12

Roasted chicken breast, pomme paillasson, choucroute & Madeira sauce £15

Dessert

Our Terry’s chocolate orange filled with a orange milk chocolate mousse £7

Steamed treacle sponge pudding with homemade vanilla custard £7

A selection of ice creams & sorbets with homemade biscuits £5

Cheese & biscuits £7

 

Fish and chips
burger

Sunday's Menu

Available 12-5pm

Starters

Classic crayfish cocktail, avocado, quails egg £7

Fully loaded nachos £7/£14

Hand dived Scottish scallops with pancetta, apple & hazelnut butter £8.50

Pork & pear sausage roll with Stilton & watercress £6

Goats cheese tart with quince & walnuts £7

Mains

Roast sirloin of beef with all the trimmings, red wine gravy  £15

Roast leg of lamb with all the trimmings, red wine gravy  £15

Half roast chicken & all the trimmings, red wine gravy  £14

Nut roast & all the trimmings (VE)  £12

Beer battered fish with fat chips, minted mushy peas, tartar sauce & lemon £13

Wholetail Scampi with fat chips, garden peas, tartar sauce & lemon £12

Chilli & garlic king prawn linguine £15

Pan fried skate wing with king prawns, brown shrimp, lemon, capers & ratte potatoes £17

Guinness & black treacle glazed ham, 2 x free range eggs & fat chips £12

Homemade pie of the day with creamy mash & orange glazed carrots £13

Malaysian pumpkin curry with pomegranate, mint & coconut braised rice £12 + chicken £3 + prawns £4

The Forresters Burger, mature cheddar, maple cured bacon, salad homemade brioche bun & skin on fries £12

Dessert

Our Terry’s chocolate orange filled with a orange milk chocolate mousse £7

Steamed treacle sponge pudding with homemade vanilla custard £7

A selection of ice creams & sorbets with homemade biscuits £5

Cheese & biscuits £7

 

KIDS MENU

Chicken nuggets & chips £6
Burger & fries £6
Scampi & chips £6
Roast on Sunday £7.50

Christmas menu starting 26th November 

Main Menu

Christmas at the Forresters arms

Starters

Lobster & crayfish cocktail with brown bread & butter £8

Stuffing scotch egg with cranberry chutney £6

Hot Smoked salmon with crème fraiche & blinis £8

Goats cheese tart with quince & walnuts £7

Mains

Roast turkey served with chestnut stuffing, cranberry sauce & all the trimmings £19

Classic Beef Wellington served with wild mushrooms, dauphinoise potato, beef jus £30 or £55 for two

Pan fried skate with prawns, brown shrimp, lemon & caper butter with potatoes & broccoli £18

Steak & kidney pudding with creamy mash & a red wine sauce £16

Butternut squash gnocchi with Stilton & port sauce £15

Dessert

Homemade Christmas pudding with brandy butter & red berries £7

Classic creme brûlée £7

Our own terry’s chocolate orange filled with a Grand Marnier milk chocolate mousse £8

Selection of ice creams & sorbets with homemade shortbread £5

Christmas cheese board with biscuits, grapes & chutney £8

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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 to 10pm