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….

February

Friday 14th February | Valentine’s Day Dinner
3 Courses and a welcome glass of prosecco £35

Sunday 23rd February | Open Mic with George & Lol

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

Friday 14th February

Valentine’s Day Menu

£35 PER PERSON
Includes a welcome glass of prosecco

Starters

SOUP OF THE DAY
Homemade soda bread

ESSEX SMOKE SALMON
Blinis, crème fraiche & keta caviar

POTTED DUCK
Rhubarb chutney & sourdough toast

CAMEMBERT TARTLET
Apple & pickled walnuts

Mains

FILLET OF BEEF
Wild mushrooms, smoked mash, Bordelaise sauce

SEA BREAM
Pan fried, courgette purée, baby artichoke, lemon sauce

VEGAN STEAK
Chickpea fries, confit tomatoes, basil, olive & cale pesto

Desserts

ICE CREAMS
Selection of ice cream & sorbets

PINK CHAMPAGNE
Pink champagne & berry trifle

CHOCOLATE
Chocolate brownie, chocolate sauce, snow almonds & vanilla ice cream

Sunday 22nd March

Mother’s Day Menu

£35 PER PERSON
Includes a welcome glass of prosecco

Starters

ASPARAGUS SOUP
with goats cheese Tortellini

PRAWN & AVOCADO COCKTAIL

CONFIT DUCK TERRINE
with hubarb chutney, toasted sourdough

HOME SMOKED SALMON
with blinis, crème fraiche, keta caviar

SALT & PEPPER SQUID
with a sweet chilli sauce

Mains

ROAST SIRLOIN OF BEEF
with all the trimmings

SLOWLY COOKED PORK BELLY
with apple sauce & all the trimmings

ROAST CORN FED CHICKEN BREAST
with all the trimmings

LIGHTLY POACHED SALMON
with new season potatoes, buttered spinach & seaweed butter

BRIE, CRANBERRY AND LEEK PITHIVIER
with dressed watercress

Desserts

SELECTION OF SORBETS

SHERRY TRIFLE

CHOCOLATE BROWNIE
with chocolate mousse, salted caramel & caramelised almonds

STEAMED ORANGE MARMALADE PUDDING
with ginger ice cream

CHEESE & BISCUITS

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