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On the 29th January 2016 Hand Picked Hotels sold The Priest House Hotel in Derbyshire. For more information please call The Priest House on 01332 810649 or email enquires@thepriesthouse.co.uk
The Oak Room Restaurant

The Oak Room Restaurant


A renowned restaurant in its own right, The Oak Room offers seasonal and regional dishes made with creativity and served with a touch of flair.

At The Oak Room Restaurant we offer mouth-watering food served in the old dining hall of a magnificent country house. Expect a special atmosphere for your fine dining experience, as well as great food and a fantastic wine list to complement the menu.

PRICE: from £39.50 per person

Breakfast: Weekdays 7am – 9.30am weekends 8am – 10.30am

Dinner: Monday – Saturday 7pm – 9.30pm (until 9pm on Sundays)


Paul Soczowka

Paul Soczowka

Head Chef

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This is a reservation request service. We will respond to your request with a confirmation as soon as possible, usually within the same day.

Sample Menu

  • PRICE: £39.50 per person, three courses

    Starters - £9

    • Curried lentil soup, chive crème fraîche
    • Terrine of ham hock, apple purée, pickled wild mushrooms
    • Breast of wood pigeon, pickled walnut purée, pear
    • Smoked south coast mackerel, warm Waldorf salad
    • Goats cheese mousse, textures of beetroot (v)

    Main Course - £21.50

    • Butter baked Atlantic cod, bubble and squeak, fine beans, coriander and pine nut pesto
    • Sticky glazed blade of beef, garlic mash, mushroom duxelle, buttered kale, thyme jus
    • Roast breast of Warwickshire white chicken, sautéed potatoes, tender stem broccoli, carrot purée
    • Pan fried parmesan gnocchi, artichokes, red chard, pumpkin purée
    • Brie and shallot tart tatin, grape and walnut salad (v)

    Desserts - £9

    • Vanilla and yogurt panna cotta
    • Fruits of the forest
    • Cherry Bakewell tart
    • Crème Anglaise
    • Apple and plum crumble
    • Crème fraîche ice cream
    • Espresso crème bruleè
    • Coffee ice cream, vanilla shortbread
    • Selection of cheese and biscuits, celery, grapes and chutney
  • To begin

    • Cream of pea and pear soup, garlic foam and parmesan lollipops £11.50 (*£2.50 supplement)
    • Epigram of Warwickshire pork belly, glazed apples, raisins, soused fennel and curried mayonnaise  £11.50 (*£2.50 supplement)
    • Peanut crusted seared scallops, carpaccio of broccoli, broccoli purée and parma ham £14.50  (*£5.50 supplement)
    • All day breakfast - mushroom crème brulée roast vine tomatoes, pancetta crisps, fried quail’s egg, black pudding and toasted wholemeal crumb  £12.50 (*£3.50 supplement)

    To follow

    • Fillet of Herefordshire beef, sautéed bok choi, roasted shallots, creamed artichokes, oxtail tortellini and baby watercress   £31 (*£9.50 supplement)
    • Pan fried pave of sea trout, sautéed samphire, calamari, saffron and caper butter sauce, Avruga caviar   £27 (*£5.50 supplement)
    • Lighthorne lamb 3 ways: braised breast, roast rump, cumin fried sweetbreads, fricassee of broad beans, tarragon mash, carrot purée £29 (*£7.50 supplement)
    • Oven roasted poussin, lemongrass and sage risotto, seared baby gem, chorizo oil, chorizo crisps £ 24 (*£2.50 supplement)
    • The supplements apply to dinner inclusive guests

    Side orders - £3.95 each

    • Cheddar cheese and chive mash
    • Hand cut chips
    • Thyme and garlic sautéed potatoes
    • Fine beans and shallots, truffle hollandaise
    • Selection of seasonal vegetables

    To finish

    • Chocolate ganache, toffee gel, raspberries and caramel ice cream £10.50
    • Morello cherry soufflé, Pedro Ximenez sherry ice cream £10.50
    • Strawberry tart, honeycomb, double cream ice cream £10.50
    • Vanilla parfait, yoghurt panna cotta, blueberry sorbet £10.50
  • PRICE: Gourmet dinner menu £75 per person, dinner inclusive guests £35 per person supplement

    Sommelier’s wine selection to accompany the Gourmet menu is £35 per person

    • Cream of pea and pear soup, garlic foam and parmesan lollipops
    • Epigram of Warwickshire pork belly, glazed apples, raisins, soused fennel and curried mayonnaise
    • Pan fried pave of sea trout, sautéed samphire, calamari, saffron and caper butter sauce, Avruga caviar
    • Fillet of Herefordshire beef,  Sautéed bok choi, roasted shallots creamed artichokes, oxtail tortellini and baby watercress
    • Blackberry soufflé, crème fraîche ice cream and fresh blackberries
    • Chef’s Selection of artisan cheeses, homemade chutney, grapes, celery and biscuits

All ingredients may not be listed for menu items. If more information about allergens is required, please ask a member of the team

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