Half Moon

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

Food

Chef’s Soup of the Day Served with Parmesan Croutons & Rustic bread £6.00
Duck and Champagne Parfait Served with Warm Rustic Bread & Chutney £7.00
Goats Cheese and Spinach Parcel Ruf puf pastry, wilted spinach, Caramelised Red Onion Chutney £8.00
Smoked Salmon & Creamed Leek Tart Served with side Salad and Caramelized Red Onion Chutney £7.00
Daily Specials see boards for details
Corn fed Griddled Chicken Sweetcorn and chorizo ‘a la Francais’, seasonal vegetables, salad £14.00
The Half Moon Fish & Chips Palmers IPA battered market catch fish, chunky chips, peas, homemade tartar sauce £14.00
8 oz 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
Honey Glazed Duck Breast Creamed Dauphinoise Potato, Cauliflower & Coconut purée, cider glazed carrots, Madeira reduction £18.00
Twice Cooked Pork Belly Broccoli and truffle puree, pan jus, cider & apple sauce, seasonal vegetables £16.00
Cashew & Mushroom Roast, (vegan, vegetarian, gluten free) Sweet Potato mash, cider glazed carrots, seasonal vegetables and gravy £12.00
Steak of The Day Chunky chips, mushrooms, peppercorn sauce
Chocolate & Praline Mille Feuille Pistachio sorbet £7.00
Key Lime Pie £6.00
Raspberry & Mango Eton Mess £6.00
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
All served with house salad on the side & slaw
Grilled Bacon & Dorset Cheese chutney £7.00
Crab & Cream cheese and chives chutney £8.00
Local Butchers sausage spiced tomato relish £7.00
Grated Cheese and pickle £7
See boards for today's other specials
Chef’s Soup of the day Parmesan Croutons & Rustic bread £6.00
Duck and Champagne Parfait Warm Rustic Bread & Chutney £7.00
Goats Cheese and Spinach Parcel Ruf puf pastry, wilted spinach, Caramelised Red Onion Chutney £8.00
Smoked Salmon & Creamed Leek Tart Side Salad and Caramelized Red Onion Chutney. £7.00
All our roasts are served with sage & onion stuffing, cauliflower cheese, braised red cabbage, fluffy roast potatoes, cider glazed carrots, seasonal vegetables, Yorkshire pudding and red wine gravy
Roast beef Horseradish creme fraiche £16.00
Corn fed Chicken £14.00
Cashew & Mushroom Roast (vegan, gluten free) vegan, gluten free jus £12.00
Roast Pork Cider & apple sauce, crispy crackling £15.00
The Half Moon fish & Chips Palmers IPA battered market catch fish, chunky chips, minted peas, homemade tartar sauce £14.00
Steak of The Day Chunky chips, garlic fried mushrooms, peppercorn sauce £MP
Chocolate & Praline Mille Feuille Pistachio sorbet £7.00
Key Lime Pie £6.00
Raspberry & Mango Eton Mess £6.00
Dorset ice cream and sorbet £1.75 per scoop
Cheese Board: Cheeses, crackers & Tally Ho! chutney £9.00

Everything On Our Menu is Locally Sourced where possible
Fish and Seafood – Davys Locker & Samways (2 miles from Melplash)
Meat – Rawles Butchers (Bridport) and Jurassic meats
Bread – Evershot Bakery (Beaminster)
IceCream- Baboo (Melplash)

Drinks

Birra Moretti, Heineken (4.6%)

Birra Moretti is a quality beer made in the traditional way. It is the result of a production process that has remained almost unchanged since 1859.

Carlsberg, Carlsberg UK Ltd (3.8%)

Carlsberg is a Pilsner style lager originating from Copenhagen, Denmark. Carlsberg is light, easy drinking and refreshing. The all malt recipe and Carlsberg yeast strain gives the balance between body and depth of flavour and a clean refreshing palate.

Dorset Gold, Palmers Brewery (4.5%)

A bright, upbeat golden ale packed with refreshing, zesty and thirst-quenching flavours from the very heart of Dorset's Jurassic Coast.

Palmers IPA, Palmers Brewery (4.2%)

A flavoursome Bitter in the best tradition of the India Pale Ale style. A perfect balance of full drinking fruit and appetising hops

Apple Bee, Dorset Orchard (4.5%)

A refreshingly modern, crisp and vibrant premium cider crafted from apples sourced exclusively from orchards in Dorset.

Orchard Haze, Dorset Orchard (4.5%)

A crisp naturally cloudy cider made with traditional cider apples sourced from orchards in West Dorset blended with a proportion of dessert apples to create a hazy cider bursting with fresh, crisp apple flavours.