TASTING MENU NOW AVAILABLE

Lunch Monday – Saturday 2:30pm

Dinner Monday – Friday 8:30pm

A predominantly Fish & Shellfish Carte Blanche Menu showcasing the finest seasonal produce from right here on the Fish Quay.
A chance to sample some of our favourite Staith House dishes as well as some fresh ideas.

9 courses – £70 per person

Bookings only; 48hrs notice required when booking
Tasting menu must be taken by the whole party
No maximum number of guests
Please advise staff of allergies when booking

TODAY'S MENU - SATURDAY 22nd APRIL

STARTERS

 

Shields Crab, English Asparagus, Samphire & Coastal Herbs £9.50

Light Courgette Soup, Peas & Fresh Mint £6.50

Shetland Mussels Steamed in Cider & Smoky Chilli Romesco Sauce £7.50

Staithy Fishcakes, Curried Mayo £6 / £12

Rooftop Smoked Pollock Brandade, Chorizo & Shaved Fennel £6

Ox Tongue, Pea, Watercress, Radishes & Chop House Butter £7

Charred Asparagus Veloute, Crispy Duck Hearts & Fillets, A Sauce of Morels £7.50

Grilled Local Mackerel, Spicy Fish Soup, Shaved Cucumber & Basil £7 / £14

MAINS

Staithy Fish & Chips, Mushy Peas, Tartar Sauce £12.50

Aged Sirloin Of Ryal Farm Beef, Hix Butter, Chunky Chips & Red Wine £26

Roast Rump of Simonburn Lamb, Buttered Jersey Royals, Wilted Lettuce, Wild Garlic Pesto & House Curd £21

Chunky North Sea Cod, Locally Foraged Seaweed Butter, Jerusalem Artichokes & Spinach £18

Pan-Roasted Monkfish, English Cauliflower, Rooftop Smoked Bacon, Spring Onions & Hazelnut Dressing £22

Reggie’s Goosnargh Duck Breast, Wye Valley Asparagus, Pea Puree & Crispy Black Pudding £22

Grilled Hake, Wild Garlic Mash, St George Mushrooms & Creamed Cockles & Brown Shrimps £19

PUDDING  

Sticky Toffee Pudding, Vanilla Ice Cream £6

Lemon Posset, Rhubarb Ripple Ice Cream £6

Dark Chocolate Fondant, Caramel Ice Cream £7.50

Treacle Tart, Pineapple, Fresh Mint & Rum £6.50

Warm Vanilla Rice Pudding, Strawberry Jam & Rice Krispies £6.50

A Selection of Award Winning Cheese, with Quince from Cryer & Stott £10

SUNDAY LUNCH - SAMPLE MENU


STARTERS

Spinach Soup – Tymsboro, Extra Virgin £6.50

Wye Valley Asparagus – Fried Hen’s Egg, Caerphilly £7.50

House Fish Cakes – Tartar Sauce £5

Pork & Onion Scotch Egg – House Slaw £5

Corn-Fed Duck Rillette – Peas, Walnut & Watercress £6

Pan Roasted West Coast Scallops – Aioli, Chorizo, Confit Tomatoes £8.50

Shields Crab – Bloody Mary Flavours £7.50

MAINS

Sirloin Of Ryal Farm Beef – Yorkshire Pudding, Cheesy Leeks, Spring Onion Fritter, Crème Fraiche Crushed Potatoes, Purple Sprouting Broccoli, Spring Greens, Glazed New Seasons Turnips, Roasties £12.50

Pulled Shoulder of Middle White Pig – Pommery Mustard, Shaved Apple & Sunday’s Veg (As Above) £10.50

Reggie Johnson’s Goosnargh Duck Breast – Black Pudding, Sunday’s Veg (As Above) £18

Braised Shank Of Suffolk Cross Lamb – Fresh Mint, Red Current Jelly, Sunday’s Veg £16

Roast Loin Of Fallow Deer – Slow Roasted Marinated Beets, In House Cheese, Peas & Pied Bleu £23

Grilled Fillet Of Lemon Sole – Spinach, Asparagus, Jersey Royals, Chervil £17

Seared Fillet Of Stonebass – Baby Gem, Wild Garlic Crushed Potatoes, Purple Sprouting Broccoli, Brown Shrimp, Lemon & Anchovy Butter £17.50

PLEASE NOTE: OUR DISHES MAY CONTAIN TRACES OF NUT AND SHOT

WINE LIST

 

 

WINE LIST

WHITE WINES BY THE GLASS

The Wine-Farer Series Chenin, South Africa 2016

Fresh fruit, rose water, passion fruit………. 125ml £4.65 175ml £5.50 Bottle £21.50

 

Legato Grillo, Italy 2015

Apple, pear with a nutty finish………. 125ml £4.15 175ml £4.75 Bottle £18.50

 

Charles Smith, Kung-Fu Girl Riesling, USA 2014

Apricot, key lime, nectarine & a touch of sweetness….. 125ml £6.25 175ml £8.50 Bottle £35.00

 

Riff Pinot Grigio Delle Venezie, Italy 2015

Green apple, lime with a hint of honey…. 125ml £4.95 175ml £6.75 Bottle £25.00

 

Cuatro Rayas Verdejo Rueda, Spain 2015
Gooseberry, passion fruit with a fresh herbal twist….. 125ml £4.00 175ml £5.50 Bottle £23.00

 

Spy Valley Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand 2016
Intense lime zest, stone fruit, nettly finish….. 125ml £5.75 175ml £7.95 Bottle £32.00
Vivanco Rioja Viura Malvasia Blanco, Spain 2015
Pear, apple skins, a touch of floral spice….. 125ml £5.50 175ml £6.95 Bottle £28.00

RED WINES BY THE GLASS

Lorosco Reserva Colchagua Carmenere, Chile 2015

Dried red fruit with a touch of mocha…. 125ml£4.65  175ml £5.50 Bottle £21.50

 

Terre di Giumara Frappato Nerello, Italy 2014

Jammy red fruits, summer herbs & a touch of violet…….. 125ml £4.10 175ml £5.75 Bottle £23.00

 

Legato Nero D’Avola, Italy 2015
Sweet bramble fruit…..  125ml£4.15 175ml£4.75  Bottle £18.50

 

Pasarisa Salta Cabernet Sauvignon, Argentina 2014

Blackcurrant, chocolate & mint.. 125ml £5.10 175ml £7.10 Bottle £29.00

 

Vivanco Rioja Crianza, Spain 2012

Perfect balance of fruit & oak, blackcurrant & vanilla….. 125ml £5.50 175ml £7.50 Bottle £31.00

 

Catena Malbec, Argetina 2014
Dark plum, raisin & cocoa mixed with subtle smoke & oak 125ml £6.10 175ml £8.50 Bottle £35.00

Little Eden Pinot Noir, USA 2015

Terrific value Pinot! Ripe strawberry with delicate spice….. 125ml £5.50 175ml £6.95 Bottle £28.00

ROSÉ WINES BY THE GLASS

Cabernet Sauvignon Rose, La Bastille, France 2014

Rich pink hue with red berry aromas, packed full of lively fresh fruits….. 125ml £3.95 175ml £4.75 Bottle £18.00

 

Zinfandel Blush, Humboldt Coast, California USA NV

From the home of blush, light aromatic & brimming with strawberries…. 125ml £4.35 175ml £4.95 Bottle £19.00

 

Le Saint Andre Provence Rosé, France 2015

Delightful filly, red apple, wild strawberries & oodles of class….. Bottle £29.00

 

ROSÉ WINES

Piquepoul Rose, Languedoc, France 2015

Piquepoul Noir is the grape, there is now less than 200acres of this very rare grape in the whole of France, ours is from a 5acre vineyard just north of Beziers. We are one of the very few establishments in the whole of the UK to have this aromatic refreshing pink, with rose petal aromas & citrus notes…. Bottle £29.00

 

 

SPARKLING WINES

Baby Prosecco, Villa Sandi, Italy NV 20cl

Perfect to grab by the glass…….. Bottle £7.95
Baby Rosato, Villa Sandi, Italy NV 20cl

Now in Sparkling pink……….. Bottle £7.95

 

Can Petit Single Estate Cava Brut, Spain NV

Abundant bubbles, an aromatic fruity nose, well balanced, a hint of sweetness, great acidity & a long clean finish…. £23.50

 

Cremant de Bourgogne Sparkling Rose, Burgundy, France NV

Totally delicious, instantly appealing, the perfect aperitif…….£23.50

 

Nyetimber Classic Cuvee, Sussex, England 2010

Fresh nose of melon, lemon & lime & sweet peas, creamy & rich with notes of brioche & a refreshing citrus twist….c’est magnifique……. Very elegant, feminine. Marries well with Golden Cross Unpasteurised Goat’s Milk Cheese. £48.00

 

Nyetimber Blanc de Blanc, Sussex, England 1998

World class fizz from Sussex, close your eyes & you are imbibing Vintage Champagne……. £65.00

 

Hambledon Classic Cuvee, Hampshire, England NV

Outstanding fizz from the oldest commercial vineyard in England, crowned Best UK & International Sparkling Wine 2015….. £60.00

 

CHAMPAGNE

 

Laurent Perrier Brut Champagne, Tours-sur-Marne NV

Sourced from 55 different villages, delightfully crisp fresh & very elegant, we think this is the finest non-vintage Champagne…… £50.00

 

Gosset ‘Blanc de Blanc’ Champagne NV, AY

From the oldest wine house in Champagne, currently poured at Wishart, Aitken, Ramsay, Roux, Ducasse….and now served at The Staith House…. £70.00

On line wine list currently being updated***

 WHITE WINES

Argentina

Torrontes, Kaiken, Mendoza 2015

Intense & aromatic with peaches & floral notes, paired with smoked or grilled fish, leafy salads or oysters and it is quite simply delicious… £25.00

 

Australia

Pinot Grigio, ‘Devil’s Corner’ Tamar Ridge, Tasmania 2013

No ‘Tasmanian Devil’ here, just green apple & pear fruit with herbaceous characters & excellent depth on the palate, made the ‘Top 100’ Australian & New Zealand Wines for the last four years… £30.00

 

Riesling, Robert Oatley, South Western Australia 2013

Softly textured, crisp, dry, lemon-lime fruited with a fine line of acidity. 5-Stars -James Halliday – Australian Wine Companion… £31.00

 

Chardonnay ‘Rocky Road’ McHenry Hohnen, Margaret River 2014

Brioche & cashew nut richness, with lemony succulent fruit, creamy. 5-Stars -James Halliday – Australian Wine Companion… £32.00

 

Chile

Sauvignon Blanc, ‘Secret’ Viu Manent, Colchagua 2014

Herbaceous notes, great acidity & a lively palate, the intensity of flavours are pure & clean, almost Sancerre-like, with a fruity mineral finish. 91 Points Louis Gutierrez – Robert Parker… £27.00

 

Viognier, ‘Secret’ Viu Manent, Colchagua 2014

Juicy peaches, ripe apricots, rich stone fruits, amazing acidity, 90% Viognier, can you guess what makes up the remaining 10%?… £27.00

 

England

Nyetimber Classic Cuvee, England 2010

Fresh nose of melon, lemon & lime & sweet peas, creamy & rich with notes of brioche & a refreshing citrus twist….c’est magnifique……. Very elegant, feminine. Marries well with Golden Cross Unpasteurised Goat’s Milk Cheese… £48.00

 

Nyetimber Blanc de Blanc, England 1998/09

World class fizz from Sussex, close your eyes & you are imbibing Vintage Champagne… £65.00

 

Hambledon Classic Cuvee, England NV

Outstanding fizz from the oldest commercial vineyard in England, crowned Best UK & International Sparkling Wine 2015… £60.00

 

France

Picpoul de Pinet, Domaine del Sol, Languedoc 2015

Aromatic floral nose leads to a crisp dry palate, with nicely balanced fruit, great acidity & fresh citrus zest, the perfect companion for all types of seafood…the Muscadet of the South if you like… £21.00

 

Saumur, Grand Voile Chenin Blanc, Loire 2014

Classic Chenin Blanc with fresh citrus aromas & a hint of pear, enhanced on the palate with mineral notes & a long lingering finish… £27.00

 

Gewurztraminer, Joseph Cattin, Alsace 2015

Exotic & spicy, lychees, mango & a hint of rose petals… £28.00

 

Chablis, Simonnet Febvre, Burgundy 2014

Same family since 1590, juicy acidity, subtle minerality… £32.00

 

Sancerre, Bernard Fleuriet et Fils, Vallee Loire 2014

Sauvignon Blanc at its very best, fresh & crisp, mineral intense, an exceptional Sancerre from this small award winning winery… £34.00

 

Meursault, Vincent Girardin, Burgundy 2013

Classic elegant nose with pure honey & white peaches, wonderful balance, purity & a smooth silky texture to finish… £60.00

 

Italy
Baby Prosecco, Villa Sandi, Italy NV 20cl

Perfect to grab by the glass… £7.95

 

Baby Rosato, Villa Sandi, Italy NV 20cl

Now in Sparkling pink… £7.95

 

Gavi de Gavi, Produttori del Gavi, Piemonte 2014

Clean fresh citrus fruits, apple & gooseberry, well balanced acidity… £27.00

 

Soave Classico, Colombara, Zenato, Veneto 2014

Beautifully clean fresh & zingy, with amazing purity of fruit, intense yet delicate nose, 96Points Decanter Magazine 2014… £28.00

 

New Zealand 

Pinot Gris, Esk Valley, Hawkes Bay 2015

Aromatic & flavours of stone fruit, honey & pears & a dab of spice, medium bodied with a hint of residual sweetness to balance the acidity… £28.00

 

Portugal

Planalto Reserva, Casa Ferreirinha, Douro 2012

Stunning blend of six local grapes which hang together superbly. Fresh, zesty fruits of melon & pears, subtle minerality & a long balanced finish. Portugal’s ‘go-to’ wine for all types of seafood… £25.00

 

South Africa

Chardonnay, ‘Grand Vin de Glenelly’, Stellenbosch 2013

Vibrant citrus, lime zest & with hints of apple, vanilla &butterscotch. Lush, creamy texture with hints of almond, Burgundian in style with great minerality & a finish to savour… £35.00

 

Spain

Can Petit Single Estate Cava Brut, Spain NV

Abundant bubbles, an aromatic fruity nose, well balanced, a hint of sweetness, great acidity & a long clean finish…. £23.50

 

Junior Albarino, Don Olegario, Rias Baixas 2013

Has really kicked off since the 1980’s, focused, poised, elegant & crisp, with fresh & clean fruity aromas of peaches & citrussy pears. Amazing acidity, just perfect for prawns, langos, grilled fish & crab… £28.00

 

Basa Blanco, Telmo Rodriguez, Rueda 2013

Exceptional Verdejo from this boutique grower, aromas of white tropical fruits, herbaceous notes, crisp long citrussy finish with a touch of pears… £29.00

 

RED WINE

 

Argentina

Aruma Malbec, Mendoza 2013

Stunning collaboration from two of the wine world’s most iconic producers, Nicolas Catena & Lafite. Mature red fruits mix harmoniously with the oak to produce a dangerously smooth Malbec… £28.00

 

Australia

Shiraz, Rocky Road, McHenry Hohnen, Margaret River 2014

Juicy ripe berried fruit, a dollop of spice, white pepper, an amazing Aussie red. From the legendary David Hohnen…£32.00

 

Pinot Noir, Devil’s Corner Tamar Ridge, Tasmania 2014

Made the top 100 Australian wines three years running, juicy, sweet fruit palate, soft ripe tannins & fresh acidity, fruit driven, drink-now style of Pinot… £31.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon, Robert Oatley, Margaret River 2013

‘Great Cabernet Sauvignon should have the power of Pavarottis voice, but the smoothness of a baby’s bottom!?’ Robert Mondavi… £32.00

 

Chile

Malbec, ‘Secret’ Viu Manent, Colchagua 2014

Forward dark berries, unctious & rich, almost meaty on the palate, hint of tobacco & dark chocolate, impressive finish & smooth tannins… £26.00

 

Carmenere, ‘Secret’ Viu Manent, Colchagua 2014

Plummy red fruits, sweet spices & black pepper intermingle with the subtle oak, fresh & elegant, medium bodied & deliciously smooth… £25.00

 

Cabernet Sauvignon, Los Vascos, Colchagua 2013

Crunchy red berry fruit flavours, well integrated tannins & well balanced acidity, subtle wood with a long lingering finish…£25.00

 

France

Cotes de Brouilly, Potel Aviron, Beaujolais, Burgundy 2012

Generous nose of ripe summer berries. Fantastic purity of fruit, vibrant & mouth- watering that eases into a lingering blackcurrant finish. Smooth, juicy & fresh makes it the perfect summer red……. Also great chilled for 10 minutes, really refreshing! … £28.00

 

Chateau Saint Marc, Margaux, Bordeaux 2007

Very small Chateau of just 6ha, producing award winning Margaux. Refreshing style of redcurrants & raspberries, a smooth almost silky complexity with great purity & balance….£37.00

 

Chateau Montlabert Grand Cru, St Emilion, Bordeaux 2012

Lush, ripe jammy Merlot fruits. A fantastic honest mouthful of burly St.Emilion with a suave sophisticated end. 91-93Points Wine Spectator… £43.00

 

Savigny Les Beaune, Jean Jacques Girard, Burgundy 2012

Generous, red & black summer berry fruits with a hint of seasonal spice. A masculine Pinot with ripe red cherries, damson & blackcurrants, great freshness & a charming brambly finish….£52.00

 

Italy

 

Nero D’Avola Zabu, Sicily 2014

Brooding Italian made by the wonderful Valentine Sciotti, the wine a real reflection of himself, elegant, intense & dangerously smooth…. £28.00

 

Verso Rosso, Salento Puglia 2014

Italy’s answer to Malbec, wonderfully rich blend with aromas of ripe dried fruits, flavours of dark chocolate & black pepper spice, full bodied & velvety with sweet dark fruits & brambles… £29.00

 

Primitivo, Magnifico Rosso Fuoco, Puglia 2010

Incredibly moreish, spicy fruit, wonderful seductive texture…£30.00

 

Lebanon

Jeune Musar, Chateau Musar, Bekka Valley 2012

Wine has been crafted in the Bekka Valley for over 6000years, the Hochar family continue to this day. Delightful blend of vibrant red & blackcurrant fruits with added raspberries & cherries, and it’s also organic…£30.00

 

South Africa

Meerlust Estate Red, Stellenbosch 2012

Established in 1756 the Myburgh family were the first producers to put South African wines on the world stage with the legendary ‘Rubicon’. Luscious blend of Cabernet & Merlot, with condensed red & black berry fruits & a hint of liquorice. Smooth & silky with a long impressive finish… £34.00

 

Spain

Crianza Rioja, Hacienda Lopez de Haro 2013

Enticing nose of ripe fresh brambles & a hint of tobacco, creamy texture with more blackberry fruit, cherries on the palate with some toast oak, very long smooth finish with a touch of spice… £25.00

 

Rioja LZ, Telmo Rodriguez 2013

Juicy, lush un-oaked Rioja with expressive dark fruit & a typical, slightly gamey nose with lots of plummy fruit. Previously poured by the glass at the legendary Ferran Adrias 3-Star Michelin ‘el Bulli’… £28.00

 

Rioja LZ, Telmo Rodriguez 2013

Juicy, lush un-oaked Rioja with expressive dark fruit & a typical, slightly gamey nose with lots of plummy fruit. Previously poured by the glass at the legendary Ferran Adrias 3-Star Michelin ‘el Bulli’… £38.00

 

USA

Zinfandel ‘Old Vine’ Jewel, California 2012

A very close cousin of Italian Primitivo, black cherry nose with hints of liquorice & spice, red berries & cassis on the palate… £30.00