Half Moon

Half Moon, Melplash, Dorset, DT6 3UD
Call us: 01308 488321


Chef’s Soup of the Day Served with Parmesan Croutons & Rustic bread £5.50
Venison & Armanac Pate Served with Warm Rustic Bread & Chutney £7.00
Caramalised onion & Goats Cheese Tart Served with side salad & Chutney £7.00
Smoked Bacon & Leek Tart Served with side Salad & Chutney £7.00
Daily Specials see boards for details
Fillet of Seabass on a bed of wilted spinach Potatoes of the Day £17.00
The Half Moon Fish & Chips Palmers IPA battered market catch fish, chunky chips, peas, tartar sauce £14.00
The Half Moon Beef Burger Toasted flat bagel, spiced tomato relish, chunky chips, IPA battered onion ring & Half Moon slaw. Add Smoked bacon or Blue Vinney for £1 £12.00
Slow Roasted steak & Mushroom in Long Hop Ale, with a Ruff Puff Pastry Topper served with Chips & Braised Cabbage, Leek & Bacon £14.00
Half Moon Butterfly Chicken Breast - Italian style Open Chicken Breast topped in a delicious Tomato sauce & cheese, with Chips, peppercorn sauce & Braised Cabbage, leek and bacon £15.50
Cheese & Lentil Bake with Tomato, Garlic & herb sauce, Chips & Peas £12.00
Ham, Egg & Chips £11.00
Sausage & Mash Fresh Local Sausage, Mash, Peas £11.00
Vegan Chili sim Carne £12.00
Faggots, Chips & Peas £11.00
Twisted Chocolate Cheesecake ice cream £6.00
Key Lime Pie £6.00
Lemon Shortbread Cheesecake £7.00
Dorset Ice Cream & Sorbet please ask for today's flavours £1.75 per scoop
Cheeses: Selection of Cheeses, crackers & Tally-Ho! Chutney £9.00
Smoked salmon & house vinaigrette £12.50
Roast Chicken & Classic Caesar salad dressing £10.50
Goats cheese & aged balsamic reduction £11.50
All served with mixed leaves, tomato, avocado, fennel, cucumber, red onion, peppers, apple, walnut, free range egg & Parmesan croutons
Half Moon 2 Courses (Hot Main) Lunch Special Choose a Hot Main plus a starter or Dessert from our Lunch Special Menu, add a coffee for £1.25 on our Hot Lunch Special menu £12.00
Half Moon 2 course (Cold Main) Lunch special Choose a Sandwich plus Soup from our Lunch Special Menu £10.00
All served with Chips, house salad on the side & slaw
Grilled Bacon & Cheese £7.00
Hot Roast Beef with Horseradish £7.50
Local Butchers sausage spiced tomato relish £7.00
Cheese and Chutney £7.00
Tuna & Cucumber £7.00
Jacket Potato, with a choice of Toppings side salad £4.50 - £7.00
Fish & Chips, (Fresh from the sea this Morning) Beer Battered with Chips & Peas £14.00
Chef’s Soup of the day Parmesan Croutons & Rustic bread £6.00
Venison & Armanac Pate Warm Rustic Bread & Chutney £7.00
Caramelised onion & Goats Cheese tart Side salad & Chutney £7.00
Smoked Bacon & Leek Tart Side Salad and Chutney. £7.00
All our roasts are served with sage and sausage & onion stuffing, Yorkshire Pudding, cauliflower cheese, fluffy roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables, Yorkshire pudding and red wine gravy
Roast beef Horseradish £14.00
Cashew & Mushroom Roast (vegan, gluten free) vegan, gluten free jus, Roast Potatoes, seasonal Vegetables £12.00
Roast Pork Cider & apple sauce, crispy crackling £12.00
Fillet of Seabass Wilted Spinach, Potatoes of the day £17.00
Roast Beef Salad £12.00
Goats Cheese Salad £12.00
see todays deserts

Everything On Our Menu is Locally Sourced where possible
Fish and Seafood – Davys Locker & Hutchings
Meat – Normans of Bradpole and Jurassic meats
IceCream- Baboo (Melplash)


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