Spring Lunch Menu

Served 12-2.30pm, soup and cold sandwiches are available until 6pm
Do you have an allergy or a dietary requirement? Please talk to us about our menu, we make our own food and can adapt many of the dishes.

Starters and Snacks

Norfolk asparagus served with a deep fried poached egg and hollandaise sauce 7.50

Chicken Caesar salad with Cos lettuce, topped with crispy Parma ham, our own rosemary croutons and parmesan shavings 7.50/11.50 (no anchovies)

Fritto Misto – whitebait and squid, squid ink and lemon mayonnaise, bread and butter 7.50

Asparagus, samphire and pea risotto topped with rocket and pea shoots with parmesan 7.25 √

Castle Inn fish platter – shell on prawns, anchovies in oil, smoked salmon, peppered mackerel with caper salad, pickled cucumber, caper berries and our own sea salted bread 8.50

Eggs Benedict- our own ham with a soft poached egg and hollandaise on sour dough bread 7.50

Soup of the day with fresh bread and butter 5.00 √ Soup and a sandwich for one person 10.00

The Innkeeper’s Lunch
A board of locally cured sliced pastrami, salami and sliced chorizo, our own honey roast ham, smoked salmon and peppered mackerel, cheddar, brie and Shipcord cheese, olives, cornichons, Rockin’ Nannies chutney, hummus and pesto dressed bell pepper salad all served with farmhouse bread and butter 12.50 for 1 or 22.00 with enough for 2 to share or 28.00 with a carafe of red or white wine. Add 1/2 a portion of chips for only 1.75!

Doorstop Sandwiches

Served on white, granary or gluten free+ bread with pesto dressed salad leaves

Smoked salmon, crème fraiche and rocket 7.50

Free range honey roast ham and plum tomato 5.50

Hummus, green olives and salad 5.50 √

Suffolk farmhouse sausage with our red onion chutney 5.50

Homemade fish finger and tartare sauce 6.00

Classic BLT - bacon, lettuce and tomato with mayonnaise 5.50

Side Orders

Side salad 4.50 √ Chunky chips 3.50 √ Home marinated olives 3.50 √ Home marinated olives, artichoke hearts and sun blushed tomatoes 5.00 √

Homemade Burgers

8oz lean Suffolk beef served with Stokes tomato relish
Grilled halloumi and mushroom √ with Stokes tomato relish
Served with a floured bap, cornichon salad and chunky chips 11.50
Add cheddar, Binham Blue or brie for 50p

Main Courses

Honey roast Norfolk free range ham, free range Happy Hen eggs and chunky chips 10.00

Sweet and sizzling sticky pork belly ribs with Cajun potatoes wedges and créme fraiche 13.00

Victoria Bitter battered cod, with chunky chips and mushy peas, our own tartare sauce and salad 12.00

Open spring vegetable pie with feta cheese, basil, artichoke hearts, asparagus, spring greens, rocket and toasted hazelnuts with our own tomato sauce and new potatoes 12.00

Plaice fillet simply grilled with lemon butter and samphire, new potatoes and vegetables 14.50

Char grilled chicken breast, topped with a parmesan and asparagus crust, served with a Mediterranean vegetable ratatouille and green olives 12.50

Sunday Lunch: Roast Topside of beef with all the trimmings 12.50 (served until it runs out!)

Please see our Specials board for even more lovely choices like fresh local fish - Cromer crab or line caught mullet, sea bass and sea trout


Classic vanilla custard tart with rhubarb compote 6.00

Rich chocolate brownie, hot chocolate sauce and Suffolk Meadow honeycomb ice cream 6.00

Eton mess with toasted pistachios, strawberries and summer fruits and vanilla cream 6.00

Individual rhubarb crumble with cream, ice cream or custard 6.00

Marybelle ice creams and sorbets – 5.50 for 3 scoops

Taster sized chocolate torte with a tea or coffee for 4.95

English cheese board - Rockin’ Nannies chutney, celery, grapes, and biscuits 7.50, goes great with port! (only an extra 2.50)

Our wonderfully fresh ingredients are sourced locally where possible, if you would like to know more please ask to see our Little Black Book. Prices include 20% VAT. √ = Vegetarian. Fish dishes are made using fresh fish therefore small bones are always a possibility . FOOD ALLERGIES – we make all our own food, therefore we know what is in it, please ask to see a chef if you have an allergy. Please note nuts/dairy/wheat and other allergens are all used in our small kitchen so we cannot guarantee any dish is allergen free. We hope you have a lovely lunch, any problems please do let us know, thanks for reading.


Restaurant Spring Opening Hours (until end of May) - Wednesday to Saturday 12 til 10pm. Sundays, Bank Holiday Mondays and Tuesdays 12 til 4pm. Closed Mondays.