Cromwell reputedly stayed in our 16th century former coaching inn nestled in this pretty privately owned village.
Heydon is often used as a film location and stars of stage and screen have enjoyed our high quality menu and well kept ales,fine wines and ciders.
Our food is locally sourced and seasonal,our meats are outdoor reared just a few miles away and our fish is delivered daily from the coast.
"H" the horse racing mad landlord and chef is responsible for the "sport of kings" memorabilia that adorns every space. He part owns a racehorse and will gladly give you a tip,but we wouldnt suggest you put your shirt on it.
Our unique venue is perfect for parties,weddings or any special events.We can also quote for outside bars and catering.
Soup of the day with artisan bread 5.20
Squid with chilli and coriander 6.60
Lamb kebab with tzatziki 6.20
Chicken liver and bacon pate with warm toast 5.90
Free range egg omelette with crayfish tails 6.10
Spinach bubble and squeak with hollandaise sauce and poached egg 6.10
Pan fried garlic crevettes 7.20
Feta and olive salad 5.80
Scallops with chorizo and pea puree 6.90
Ribeye steak au poivre with mushroom and tomato and fries 15.90
Swannington sausages of the week with mash and onion gravy and vegetables 9.20
Slow roasted lamb shank with minted gravy and vegetables 10.90
Cod in beer batter with fries and peas 11.20
Whole grilled plaice with prawns and herb butter served with vegetables 10.10
Fillet of beef Marchand de vin served with vegetables 14.50
Steak and ale pie with vegetables and mash or fries and peas 9.20
Thai green curry with king prawns served with rice 9.60
Creamy chicken and bacon pie with vegetables of fries and peas 9.90
Fillet of sea bass with crab risotto and watercress 13.50
Spinach and tomato risotto with dressed salad 8.90
Mixed bean chilli with rice 8.90
Lambs liver and bacon in balsamic gravy with mash and vegetables 9.50
Half pound Swannington cheeseburger with fries and onion rings 9.20
Baked vanilla cheesecake with cream 5.20
Warm lemon tart with cream 5.10
Caribbean bananas 5.50
Rich chocolate pot served with ice cream 5.20
Bread and butter pudding with brandy 4.60
Syrup sponge pudding 4.50
Blueberry panna cotta 5.10
Strawberry Eton mess 5.50
Also daily specials including game,crab and lobster when in season
Swannington sausages(2) with mash, onion gravy and peas or with fries and peas 6.50
Fish fingers (3) with fries and peas 6.50
Battered cod with fries and peas 6.90
Filled sandwiches 5.50
Carved ham with free range eggs and fries 8.50
Anti pasta platter with hummus, feta and olives, guacamole and pitta bread 6.95
Mixed cheese or Ham ploughmans 8.50
Omelette with fries and salad 8.20
(any combination of vegetables, cheese, ham etc)
Choice of three roasts,with yorkshire pudding,roast potatoes and vegetables 9.10
Full menu also available.
We can supply a cake for your special occasion.
We can supply a buffet for your occasion, prices from £5-£14 per person
Location: The Green, Heydon.Norwich. Norfolk. NR11 6AD
We are 5 miles from Aylsham just off the B1149 and only 20 minutes from Norwich
Hours: We are open Tuesday to Sunday 12 noon until 3pm and 6pm until 11pm
Open all day Sunday (kitchen not open Sunday evening)
Restaurant open for orders 12 noon until 2pm and 6pm until 8.30 pm