In the bar there are always two local real ales on tap and 15 of the 40 wines stocked are available by the glass. James Duckett, the chef/proprietor, is a multi award winning chef who serves modern European and British cuisine, including some pub classics. His dishes represent the very best of fine pub dining and are recommended in the Good Food, Michelin, Harden's and AA Restaurant guides. Everything on his menus is prepared on the premises, from breads to ice creams, using fresh and, wherever possible, local produce. Whether you choose James’s seven course tasting menu, a light snack in the bar or just opt for a drink at the bar or by the log burner you’ll receive the warmest of welcomes.