“In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is Freedom, in water there is bacteria.” ― Benjamin Franklin
'A Fantastic Pub with Great Food'
Dickens, on a pub crawl

The Barge Inn 
Battlesbridge Essex

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The Barge Inn Battlesbridge 

Christmas Day Menu 2017 

 A Welcome Celebratory Glass of Prosecco 


Parsnip & Coconut Soup with Seed Bread 

Crab & Atlantic Prawn Cocktail, Avocado & Marie Rose Sauce, Brown Bread & Butter 

Smoked Ham & Chicken Terrine, Homemade Piccalilli

Blue Cheese brûlée Toasted Ciabatta & Parmesan Crisp

Smoked Mackerel & Horseradish Pate, Celery Cress Salad & Toast

            Pallet Refresher


Limoncello Sorbet

            Main Course 

Roasted Norfolk Turkey 
Duck Fat Roast Potatoes, Pork & Apricot Stuffing, Bacon Wrapped Sausage & Yorkshire Pudding

Roasted Shoulder of Lamb 
Colcannon Mash, Honey Roast Baby Carrots Redcurrant & Rosemary Jus 

 Baked Wild Salmon & Lemon Sole Parcel 
 Stuffed with Sweet Potato, Crab & Prawn, with Creamed Leek & Chive Sauce

Five Nut Roast

Sauté Baby Charlotte Potatoes, Wild Mushroom Gravy & Cranberry Sauce

Fillet of Beef Wellington

Stuffed with Brussels Pate, Sautéed Baby Potatoes & Stilton Sauce

Main dishes are served with, roasted parsnips, braised red cabbage, buttered carrots, Brussels with chestnuts

Christmas Pudding, Brandy Sauce & Cointreau Cream 
Double Chocolate Chip Brownie with Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream & White Chocolate Sauce 
Classic English Sherry Trifle

Apple & Cinnamon Sponge Pudding, Vanilla Bean Custard

British Cheeseboard Selection of Three British Cheeses Chutney, Crackers, Celery & Grapes


Speciality Tea or Coffee Homemade Fudge & Mince Pies


5-Courses £75.00 Adult & Child £35.00

To allow us to provide the best service on such an important day, this is a pre-order menu, orders being required in writing no later than 08 December 2017. A £20 Deposit per person is required on making your booking, with payment in full no later than 01 December 2017. A service charge of 10% will be added to each table, which will be distributed directly to the members of staff who have contributed to your experience. The Barge Inn Battlesbridge - 01268 732 622 - e-mail: info@thebarge.cowww.thebarge.co. Menu’s are subject to change without notice. Children’s meals are for those under 12 years old – Highchairs are charged as a child’s place. Tables are reserved for a 3-hours maximum dining time, with sittings at either 12-midday or 3.30pm. Pre-orders & Confirmation of bookings are all by email. T&C Apply.