Dining at The Pheasant

Our restaurant, orangery and secluded garden dining are the perfect setting for you to enjoy our delicious food, fine wines and our warm hospitality. 
Whether you are staying at the hotel, passing through the area or are a Norfolk local, we are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. 
From classic British dishes & indulgent afternoon teas to hearty Sunday roasts, our ever changing menus celebrate the fresh produce from the Kelling Estate's kitchen garden and from local suppliers. 

Our vibrant, extensive wine list offers a delicious wine match for each course or if you prefer we can suggest a perfectly chilled ale, draft beer or a fabulous cocktail. 

At The Pheasant you will find everything and more to relax and celebrate any occasion. 

Breakfast: served every day until 10am

Lunch: served Monday to Saturday from 12pm - 2pm (& until 2.30pm on Sundays)

Dinner: served every day from 6pm - 9pm

Served Monday - Sunday between 6pm - 9pm

A La Carte

Spring Menu


French Onion Soup
Parmesan crouton

Cromer Crab Spring Rolls
Julienne of vegetables & chili dipping sauce

Oxtail Ravioli
Celeriac puree, root vegetables & horseradish

Duck Liver & Brandy Parfait
Pickled cauliflower & smoked duck

Lamb Croquettes
Peas, chantenay carrots, redcurrent & rosemary jus

Crispy Egg
Pickled wild mushrooms & sweet potato puree

Goats Cheese & Caramelised Red Onion Strudel
Wild tomato chutney & rocket pesto


Chicken Breast
Parisian potatoes, smoked hock bonbons, baby leeks & redcurrent jus

Confit Duck Leg
Dauphinoise potatoes, winter greens & winter berry jus

Slow Cooked Brisket of Beef
Salt baked celeriac, watercress pomme pure, parsnips & red wine jus

Fillet of Sea Bream
Braised leeks, saffron potatoes & crayfish sauce

Pave of Hake
Parmentier potatoes, baby fennel, caper, lemon & cockle butter

Kelling Estate Beetroot & Roasted Vegetable Wellington
Parmentier of beetroot, rocket pesto & parsley sauce

Baked Aubergine
Pearl barley, Jerusalem artichoke , mushroom puree & Binham Blue cheese

H.V. Graves 6oz Fillet Steak
Béarnaise sauce, cherry vine tomatoes, Portobello mushroom & thick cut chips


Dark Chocolate Fondant
Honeycomb ice cream

Lemon & Lime Tart
Blueberry sorbet

Apple Tart Tatin
Apple puree, compressed apples & crème anglaise

Clementine & Stem Ginger Brulee
Brandy Snap

Sticky Toffee Pudding
Candied pecans, toffee sauce & ice cream

Dark Chocolate Brownie
Vanilla ice cream

Fanned Fruits
Kelling Estate honey & passion fruit

Ice Cream & Sorbet Tasting Plate

Cheese & Biscuits

Petit fours

Served Monday - Saturday, Midday to 2pm & 6pm - 9pm

Orangery Menu

Spring Menu


Soup of The Day

Prawn Tempura
Homemade sweet chilli sauce
Starter 9.25 Main 16.00

Vegetable Tempura
Homemade sweet chilli sauce
Starter 8.00 Main 14.00

Cromer Crab Spring Rolls
Julienne of vegetables & chili dipping sauce

Lamb Croquettes
Peas, chantenay carrots, redcurrent & rosemary jus
Starter 8.95 Main 15.75

Kelling Estate Pigeon & Confit Chicken Terrine
Winter berry chutney & melba toast

Chicken Caesar Salad
Gem lettuce, Caesar dressing, boiled egg & pancetta crisp
Starter 8.75 Main 14.95

Prawn Caesar Salad
Gem lettuce, Caesar dressing, boiled egg & pancetta crisp
Starter 9.45 Main 16.45

Crispy Egg
Wild mushroom & sweet potato puree

Ploughman's Platter
Pork Pie, local cheeses, pickles & chargrilled bread

Smoked Fish  Platter
Smoked prawns , smoked salmon, smoked mackerel & soda bread


Fish & Chips
Beer battered catch of the day, tartare sauce & mushy peas

6oz Rump Burger
Bacon, stilton & triple cooked chips

Pan Fried Calves Liver
Mashed potatoes, red onion jus & pancetta crisp

Thick Cut Home Cooked Ham
Sautee potatoes & poached eggs

Fish Pie
Cheddar cheese & seasonal greens

Green salad & garlic sourdough bread

Smoked Haddock Chowder
Sweetcorn & parsley

Wild Mushroom & Tarragon Tagliatelle
Parmesan & herb oil


Dark Chocolate Fondant
Honeycomb ice cream

Lemon & Lime Tart
Blueberry sorbet

Apple Tart Tatin
Apple puree, compressed apples & crème anglaise

Clementine & Stem Ginger Brulee
Brandy Snap

Sticky Toffee Pudding
Candied pecans, toffee sauce & ice cream

Dark Chocolate Brownie
Vanilla ice cream

Fanned Fruits
Kelling Estate honey & passion fruit

Ice Cream & Sorbet Tasting Plate

Cheese & Biscuits

Petit fours

Served from 12pm - 2.30pm

Sample Sunday Lunch Menu


Soup of the Day 

Smoked Duck Salad
Orange, beetroot, rhubarb & radish

Crab Tian
Marinated tomato & avocado purée

Cley Smokehouse Fish Plate
Tartare sauce, dill creme fraîche, pickles & soda bread

Chargrilled Norfolk Asparagus
Duck egg, pink grapefruit, hollandaise & pancetta crumb


Roast Beef*
Roast potatoes, yorkshire pudding & seasonal greens

Roast Pork
Roast potatoes, yorkshire pudding & seasonal greens

Sea Bass Fillet
Spring hash, shrimp, caper butter & seasonal greens

Chicken Ballotine
Pancetta mash, wild garlic & wild mushroom sauce

Asparagus & Pea Risotto
Arborio rice & mascarpone


Crème Brûlée
Berry compote & shortbread

Baked Chocolate & Orange Tart
Norfolk clotted cream & orange crisp

Champagne Jelly
Poached rhubarb

Ice Cream & Sorbet Tasting Plate

Local Artisan Cheese & Biscuits

2 courses £20 | 3 courses £26

*£3 supplement for Roast Beef

Served daily between 3pm - 5pm

Afternoon Tea

Selection of Sandwiches
Home cooked ham & wholegrain mustard
Cley smoked salmon & dill crème fraîche
Smoked Dapple cheese & red onion chutney
Egg, homemade mayonnaise & chives

Traditional English Buttermilk Scones 
Seasonal jam & clotted cream

Selection of Cakes & Fancies

Loose leaf tea or fruit teas

£16.50 per person

Add a glass of House Champagne for £24.50 per person


Served Between 10am - 5pm

Lemon drizzle cake

Carrot cake

Cheese or Fruit Buttermilk Scone 
Butter or clotted cream & jam

Served daily from 12pm - 5pm

Sandwich Menu

Home Cooked Ham & Mustard
Glazed ham & wholegrain mustard

Lemon, thyme & mayonnaise

Cley Smoked Salmon
Dill crème fraiche

Cromer Crab
Lemon & dill mayonnaise 

Bacon, lettuce and tomato

Mayonnaise & chives 

Smoked Dapple Cheese
Red onion chutney

Soup & a Sandwich

All served your choice of white, wholemeal, or granary bread with vegetable crisps and a side salad


Served daily from 12pm - 2pm and 6pm - 9pm

Childrens Menu


Homemade Tagliatelle
Tomato & cheese

Local Sausage
Mashed potato & gravy

*Fish & Chips

*Chicken Goujons

*Ham, Egg & Chips

* Can be served with fries, new potatoes, mash or seasonal vegetables


Chocolate Brownie
Vanilla ice cream

Ice Cream
Strawberry, chocolate or vanilla

Fruit salad

£11 for 2 courses

Served daily until 10AM

Breakfast Menu

Selection of fruit juices
Fruit yoghurts or Greek yoghurt
Selection of cereals & homemade granola
Selection of nuts, dried fruits & seeds
White, granary or sourdough bread
Includes a Cafetiere coffee or pot of tea

Scottish Porridge

The Pheasant Cooked Breakfast
Dry cured back bacon, sausage, sauté potatoes,
baked beans, button mushrooms,
grilled tomato & your choice of eggs
(Black pudding is available on request)

Farmhouse Breakfast
Grilled tomato, mushroom
& poached eggs on granary toast

Continental Breakfast
Selection of cold meats & cheeses

Avocado on Toast
Sourdough, poached egg, avocado, tomato, red onion & olive oil

Cley Smoked Haddock
Poached eggs

Cley Smoked Grilled Split Kipper

3 Egg Omelette
Any combination of ham, cheese,
mushrooms, tomato or chive

Eggs Benedict*

Eggs Royale*
Cley smoked salmon

Eggs Florentine*

*All served with two halves of an English muffin,
poached eggs & hollandaise sauce

£17.50 per person for non-residents

Specialty Coffee Available
Espresso £2.00
Latte £3.50
Cappuccino £3.50

Served 12 - 2.30pm & 6 - 9pm

Vegan / Vegetarian Menu


Soup of the Day

Salt Baked Baby Beetroots
Rocket salad, red pepper pesto & soda bread

Shallot & Balsamic Tarte Tatin
Crispy shallots

Black Olive Stuffed Tomato
Salsa verdi


Red Lentil Stuffed Pepper
Roasted tomato chutney & seasonal vegetables

Satay Sweet Potato Korma
Toasted cashew nuts, onion bargee & rice

Beetroot & Red Onion Tarte Tatin
Rocket pesto


Banana & Pecan Pudding
Vanilla ice cream

Apple Crumble
Vanilla ice cream


Wine List

Red Wines

Les Nuages Pinot Noir France
A light yet intense red with redcurrant and spice flavours. This wine has a smooth, fresh finish.
175ml £6.45 250ml £9 Bottle £27

Battle of Bosworth Cabernet Sauvignon Australia
Aromas & flavours of black fruits, fruit cake, black pepper & liquorice. Smooth and persistent.
Bottle £42

Journeys End Single Vineyard Shiraz South Africa
Ripe raspberry aromas with peppery spice & a hint of chocolate, red berry fruit & a delicious vanilla edge.
Bottle £52

Catena Malbec Argentina
An outstanding Malbec from a sustainable, award winning producer. Ripe, rich & concentrated dark fruit, vanilla & mocha, with a touch of spice.
Bottle £41

Finca Valero Tinto Tempranillo Garnacha Spain
Made from Tempranillo & Garnacha, this easy-going red boasts dark berry fruits with a hint of pepper on the finish.
175ml £4.65 250ml £6.50 Bottle £19

Chateau de la Bouyere Bordeaux France
With notes of blackberry, cherry & strawberry, the nose is fruity with notes of cassis, wild blackberries & hints of crushed strawberries & licorice
175ml £8.25 250ml £11 Bottle £32

Chianti Rufina Fattoria di Basciano Italy
Full of juicy, ripe black cherry flavours with notes of vanilla & summer herbs.
Bottle £36

Fleurie Millesime Cave de Fleurie France
This wine is bursting with ripe red berry fruit flavours. It is soft & fresh, with delicate light tannins.
Bottle £39

Castillo Clavijo Rioja Crianza Spain
Concentrated black cherry notes, accompanied by sweet vanilla fragrance. It is smooth, elegant & delicious.
Bottle £31

Villa dei Fiori Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Italy
Packed with cherry & plum fruit, with a classic almond character on the nose. Full-bodied with great texture, it has well-integrated tannins & an elegant finish.
Bottle £29

Chateau Viramiere St-Emilion Grand Cru France
A rich, smooth red is full of aromas & flavours of red fruits. Medium-bodied, with fine, savoury tannins & a pleasant finish.
Bottle £48

San Abello Merlot Chile
Ripe plums & sweet spice, with notes of cinnamon, coffee &dark chocolate, soft & smooth.
175ml £5 250ml £7 Bottle £21

Siete Soles Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Chile
Red & black fruit aromas on the nose, with spicy notes, combined with clove & tobacco aromas.
175ml 6.10 250ml £8.50 Bottle £25

El Oscuro Malbec Argentina
Pure, juicy flavours of plum & blackberry, with a hint of chocolate & vanilla from the oak ageing. It has a long, lingering & elegant finish.
175ml £7.50 250ml £10.50 Bottle £31

Bush Telegraph Shiraz Viognier Australia
Full-bodied, with aromas and flavours of blackberries, bramble fruit, coffee & violets. This wine has a soft tannin structure.
175ml £6.10 250ml £8.50 Bottle £25

Satellite Pinot Noir Marlborough New Zealand
Generous palate weight with sweet red fruits, subtle spices & a long satisfying finish.
Bottle £41

Crozes Hermitage Rouge Les Jalets Paul Jaboulet Aine France
Intense, complex and aromatic with a blend of red berries & animal notes. Powerful & fine. Full, well-balanced finish.
Bottle £50

Mademoiselle L Haut Medoc France
Delicious dark fruits with a touch of liquorice spice. Silky tannins, with a long, smooth, opulent finish.
Bottle £48

Chassagne-Montrachet Rouge Domaine Marc Morey France
Mature, complex & sophisticated with depth & character - ripe yellow & green fruits, with spice & a touch of blossom.
Bottle £66

Cotes du Rhone Rouge Haut de Brun Alain Jaume France
Complex with flavours a& aromas of raspberry, blackcurrant & blackberry, with hints of liquorice & white pepper. Medium-bodied, with silky smooth tannins & a long pleasant finish.
Bottle £35

White Wines

Mas Puech Picpoul de Pinet Coteaux du Languedoc France
Perfect Picpoul. Soft & delicate aromas of citrus fruits, predominantly grapefruit.
Bottle £31.50

Pasarisa Salta Torrontes Argentina
Delicate, elegant & distinguished with floral notes of roses, citrus aromas & a spicy hint.
Bottle £33

Peth Wetz Estate Riesling Rheinhessen Germany
A dry Riesling with a delicate fragrance of white peaches, apricot & juicy pears. Classic Rheinhessen, both in expression & elegance.
Bottle £34

Laurenz V Friendly Gruner Veltliner Austria
An array of delicious flavours in this refreshing wine, including peach, apple & peppery notes.
Bottle £41

Huia Gewurztraminer new Zealand
A dry but powerful Gewurztraminer with spicy, rose petal & mango notes on the nose. Ginger, orange & vanilla on the palate, with mouth-watering acidity.
Bottle £41

Finca Valero Blanco Macabeo Spain
Made from Macabeo, this fruity white has refreshing peach & apple notes on the palate & a fresh acidity on the finish.
175ml £4.65 250ml £6.50 Bottle £19

Ceps du Sud Viognier Vin de Pays France
Wonderfully aromatic with peach & plump dried apricots on the nose. The palate is soft & fruity, with more stone fruit, a hint of spice & a fresh finish.
Bottle £26.50

Citta dei Ponti Pinot Grigio Veneto Italy
Delicate fruity wine with a light aroma of white flowers and a fresh palate of citrus fruits.
175ml £6.10 250ml £8.50 Bottle £24

Monte Clavijo Rioja Blanco Spain
Lemon & peach fruit on the nose & a crisp palate with citrus and peach flavours, & a subtle hint of white flowers.
Bottle £26

Macon Ige Chateau London Domaine Fichet France
Beautiful Burgundy. Flavours of grapefruit & citrus fruit, with notes of roses & acacia. A delicate yet full, smooth & creamy wine.
Bottle £47

Tuffolo Gavi DOCG Italy
Delicate with pronounced fruit & lemon characteristics. Clean & fresh with a long, lingering citrusy finish.
175ml £7.90 250ml £11 Bottle £33

The Paddock Chardonnay Australia
Juicy, sun-packed Australian wine with peach & tropical fruit on the nose. Refreshing peach & pineapple notes on the palate.
175ml £5 250ml £7 Bottle £20

Tokomaru Bay Sauvignon Blanc New Zealand
Intense & fruity with zesty, lip-tingling gooseberry & lime notes underlined with just a hint of tropical passion fruit. Bright & fresh.
175ml £6.95 250ml£ 9.70 Bottle £29

Stellenrust Chenin Blanc South Africa
Elements of soft vanilla oak on the nose, alongside tropical fruits with a mineral palate of grapefruit & peardrop.
Bottle £34

Spy Valley Sauvignon Blanc New Zealand
NZ Sauvignon at it’s best. Intense aromas & flavours of passion fruit & grapefruit, with a subtle creamy texture & a refreshing finish.
Bottle £38

Sancerre Blanc Le Manoir Andre Neveu France
Zingy minerality & freshness, yet full & rich on the palate with flavours of citrus fruit, apples & hints of summer herbs.
Bottle £47

Chablis Domaine Jean Defaix France
A classic Chablis: bright & refreshing, with notes of citrus fruit.
Bottle £48

Pouilly Fume Domaine Alphonse Mellot France
This Sauvignon Blanc has a complex nose of fruity & floral aromas, a straw-yellow colour with light green flakes & a lively palate with minerality & a persistent finish.
Bottle £59

St Aubin La Pucelle Domaine Roux France
Peachy & flinty with a lovely minerality, this wine is elegant & resttained. It has a refreshing finish & a delicate hint of cinnamon spice
Bottle £75

Rose Wines

The Bulletin Zinfandel Rosé USA
An off dry style of rose with raspberry & watermelon fruit flavours. Juicy & light.
175ml £5.50 250ml £7.70 Bottle £23

La Maglia Rosa Pinot Grigio Blush Italy
Light, fragrant with aromas & flavours of white peach, flowers & juicy apples.
175ml £5.50 250ml £7.70 Bottle £23

Côtes de Provence Rosé Domaine Pastoure France
With a bright colour, it is a fabulously floral & fruity on the nose with a long finish
Bottle £36

Sparkling & Champagne

Belstar Cuvee Rosé Sparkling NV Italy
Red fruits, cherries & citrus fruits, with elegant floral notes.
125ml £6.25 Bottle £33

Vaporetto Prosecco NV Italy
Soft, fresh & light with floral aromas & flavours of citrus fruits, pears & a touch of sweet melon.
125ml £6 Bottle £29

Veuve Delaroy Brut NV Franc
Fresh citrus aromas with yeasty layers. The palate is elegant, with strawberries & cream, & a balanced acidity.
125ml £7.95 Bottle £47

Laurent-Perrier La Cuvée Brut NV France
Dry & lemony with a crisp, biscuity finish. Outstanding!
Bottle £62

Bollinger Special Cuvee Brut NV France
A Pinot noir-dominated blend. Beautiful Bollinger!
Bottle £80

Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé Brut NV France
Made, unusually, from 100% Pinot Noir, grapes are allowed only three days brief contact with the skins to give the wine its pink colour.
Bottle £95

Port & Dessert Wine

Lafage Maury Grenat France
A deliciously sweet red wine. It is full-bodied & rich, with intense flavours & aromas of dried red fruits, chocolate & coffee. Perfect with chocolate & cheese.
75ml £3.30 Bottle £33

Lafage Muscat de Rivesaltes France
Intense, fresh aromas & flavours of grapes, rose petals & ginger. The sweet summer fruits are beautifully complimented by a refreshing finish.
75ml £3 Bottle £30

Quinta do Vallado LBV Port Portugal
Brooding black cherry fruit with a huge cedary core & a full bodied sweet finish.
75ml £3.80 Bottle £38

Cocktail Menu

Pheasant Royale
Champagne, Chambord & pomegranate
An excellent aperitif

Classic Gin Martini
Gin & Noily Prat, Angostura bitters
Shaken or stirred

Peach Bellini
Prosecco & peach syrup
with a sugared rim

Bloody Mary
Vodka, sherry, Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco & tomato juice

Tequila, Cointreau & fresh lime juice
The ultimate classic

Espresso Martini
Espresso, Tia Maria & Amaretto

Aperol Spritz
Prosecco & Aperol

Vodka, Cointreau, fresh lime & cranberry juice

Pomegranate Mojito (non alcoholic)
Pomegranate, fresh mint & fresh lime juice

Homemade Pink Lemonade (non alcoholic)
Lemon juice, grenadine & sparkling water

Special offers at The Pheasant

From teatime treats to overnight stays, when it comes to special offers and packages, we have something for everyone.