Lunch menu


Most of the food on our summer menu is made in house, from scratch, by our chefs and students, using local and seasonal produce.

Served 12pm to 2pm

Gnocchi Carbonara (D)(Vegetarian available)(GF) – £6 / £10
Pancetta, chestnut mushrooms, Parmesan cream sauce

Ling and Prawn Fishcakes (F)(CR)(GF)(MU) – £6 / £10
Lime mayonnaise, sweetcorn salsa, dressed leaves

Dolcelatte and Pea Aranchini (D)(V)(CG)(E) – £8
Basil pesto, chilli jam, truffle mayo

Freshly Made Sourdough Pancakes (E)(CG)(D)(Vegetarian available) £8.50
With buttermilk fried chicken thigh or chorizo and halloumi, finished with a fried egg, maple syrup & hot sauce

Grilled Seabass Fillet (CG)(E)(F)(CR) – £10
Spiced coconut broth, bok choi, crispy prawn wonton

Seared Steak Sandwich (D)(CG)(E) – £10
Ciabatta, blue cheese, horseradish creme fraiche, rocket, seasoned chunky chips

Bistro Burger (D)(Brioche contains gluten, GF bun available)(Mu)(E)(D) – £10
Indian-spiced beef partty, tamarind sauce, onion bhaji, mango chutney, mint raita, brioche bun, seasoned chunky chips

Bistro Veggie Burger (V)(VG)(GF)(Mu) – £10
Rosemary seitan patty, vegan cheese, fried onions,grilled aubergine, sriracha mayo, vegan brioche bun, seasoned chunky chips

Upgrade your chunky chips to loaded fries for £1.50


Skin-on chunky chips with rosemary salt / halloumi fries(D) / dressed salad(Mu) – £2

Loaded Fries
Skin-on chunky chips or halloumi fries, topped with one of the following:

  • Cheddar and Chilli Jam (D)(V)
  • Mango Chutney and Mint Raita (D)(V)
  • Pancetta and Parmesan Sauce (D)

Lighter options

Soup of the Day (V)(VG)(GF) – £5

StarBistro bread and our own flavoured butter (D)(GF bread available)

Soup and Sandwich – £6.95

Freshly Made Sandwiches – £6
white or malted bloomer or gluten free roll. All served with salad and crisps.

  • Brie and Cranberry (Mu)(D)
  • Double Gloucester and Ale Chutney (D)(V)(Mu)
  • Tuna and Dill Mayo (F)(D)(E)(Mu)
  • Salami and Spiced Tomato Chutney (D)(E)(Mu)

Eggs Benedict (D)(E)(CG) – £6.25
Muffin, poached eggs, smoked bacon, hollandaise

Eggs Royale (D)(F)(CG)(E) – £6.25
Muffin, poached eggs, smoked salmon, hollandaise

Eggs Champignon (D)(V)(E) – £6.25
Muffin, poached eggs, flat mushroom, hollandaise


Feta (GF)(Mu)(D) – £6.25 
Black olive, tomato, red onion, cucumber, mixed leaves  

Chickpea (GF)(D)(Mu)(E)(V)£6.25  
Mixed peppers and sweetcorn, salad served with house slaw

Heritage Tomatoes (D)(V)(CG) – £6. 25
Mozzarella, pine nuts, basil, croutons, balsamic 

New Potato (D)(CE)(GF) – £6.25 
Apple and celery, herb creme fraiche and rocket 


Pimm’s Jelly (N)(D)(V)(VG)(GF) – £5
Gin-soaked berries, pistachio praline  

Add a scoop of ice cream for £1

Milk Chocolate Mousse (D)(V) (GF) – £5
Marinated cherries, honeycomb  

Add a scoop of ice cream for £1

Any 4 Scoops of Our Own Ice Cream and Sorbet – £4.50

  • Cookie Dough Ice Cream (CG)(D)(E)(V)
  • Salted Caramel Ice Cream (E)(D)(GF)(V)
  • Mango Gelato (V)(GF)
  • 70%  Cocoa Dark Chocolate Ice Cream (D)(V)(GF)

Any two scoops in a waffle cone – £3.25

Please inform our staff of any specific allergies
Our house dressing contains mustard

(CE)Celery (CG)Contains Gluten (CR)Crustaceans (E)Eggs (F)Fish (Lu)Lupin (D)Dairy including milk (Mo)Mollusc (N)Nuts (Pe)Peanuts (Mu)Mustard (Se)Sesame (So)Soya (SuD)Sulphur Dioxide (V)Vegetarian (VG)Vegan (GF)Gluten free

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