What’s On

We love bringing the community together to enjoy some local entertainment and events.

Check out what’s coming up at The Forresters Arms….

March

Saturday 21st March | Frankie Valli Tribute Night 

Sunday 22nd March | Mother’s Day Dinner
3 Courses and a welcome glass of prosecco £35

April

Saturday 25th April | Elvis Tribute Night

Please see below for our regular events – Every Thursday is our Quiz Night – £1 entry Last Sunday of the every month is our Open Mic event 

Feature Events

Sunday 22nd March

Mother’s Day Menu

£35 PER PERSON
Includes a welcome glass of prosecco

Starters

SOUP OF THE DAY
Homemade bread

TEMPURA KING PRAWNS
Homemade Sweet chili sauce

CHICKEN LIVER PARFAIT
Homemade toasted brioche

ESSEX SMOKED SALMON
Blinis, crème fraiche, keta caviar

Mains

GRASS FED SCOTTISH BEEF
Roast sirloin of beef, roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy

DORSET STUFFED LAMB SADDLE
Mediterranean stuffed Dorset lamb saddle, roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding & vegetables, gravy

NORFOLK CHICKEN
Roast chicken breast, roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & gravy

BUTTERNUT, BRIE WELLINGTON
Cranberries, roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables & vegetarian gravy

Desserts

ICE CREAMS
Selection of ice creams & sorbets

RHUBARB
Almond crumble, homemade custard

CHOCOLATE
Chocolate brownie with chocolate mousse, salted caramel & caramelised almonds

DATE, GINGER STEAM PUDDING
Salted caramel, ice cream, toasted hazelnuts

Saturday 21st March

Frankie Valli Tribute Night

Starters

CHICKEN LIVER PARFAIT £7.25
Homemade toasted brioche,

JUMBO PRAWN THERMIDOR £8.50
Fennel, apple, mint

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

Mains

WHOLE BAKED SEA BASS £18
Stuffed with lemons, sauce verge, new season jersey royals

MIXED GRILL £25
Lamb cutlet, beef filet Mignon, calves liver, bacon, black pudding, Cumberland sausage, free range eggs, herb crusted tomato, roasted mushroom, hand cut chips, red wine sauce & Béarnaise sauce

WILD MUSHROOM PASTA £16
Homemade linguine, wild mushrooms, Parmesan

Desserts

ICE CREAMS £6
Selection of ice cream & sorbets

YORKSHIRE RHUBARB £7
Yorkshire Rhubarb , almond crumble & homemade custard

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

Regular Events

Every Thursday Quiz Night

Come and test your knowledge and have fun at our quiz night every Thursday. Entry is £1.00 per person and prizes to be won!

Last Sunday of Every Month: Open Mic Night

We support all talent so come and showcase your’s to our friendly crowd. What are you waiting for? Come and shine. 

Local Events

Festival

Ongar Town Festival

FROM 10AM

Friday 8TH MAY

 

Private Bookings

We are available for hire

We are happy to cater for private functions so please contact us to discuss your requirements. If you have a birthday, anniversary, engagement, wedding or anything special to celebrate, we would be happy to assist you.

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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