Food & Drinks

at the Birdcage

Food & Drinks

At the Birdcage, food is served every day from 12pm until 9pm.

Lunch at the Birdcage is a great way to spend with friends and family with us serving fresh sandwiches, baguettes and wraps alongside our main menu.

In the evening, we provide a relaxing dining experience serving homemade fresh stone-baked speciality pizzas, sharing platters, small plates as well as your heartier pub classics.

The Birdcage also serves delicious Sunday lunches every Sunday with a selection of meats and seasonal vegetables on offer.

We offer a wide range of cask ales, lagers, ciders, wines, spirits and soft drinks.

Expect your favourite world lagers alongside exciting craft beers and ciders – perfect for a warm summer’s day!

Feeling gin-spired? We have a great selection of gins including some exciting new flavours.

We also offer a fantastic choice of wines from all over the world.

Download our menus here:

Our BIRDCAGE MENU

The Beginning…

Choose any 3 as a sharer for £14

Parfait served with French Toast

£6(gf)

Chicken & Chorizo Skewers with Birdcage salsa

£6 (gf)

Goats Cheese served on a crouton and Fresh Salad Bed

£6 gf (v)

Birdcage Meat Balls served with a Rich Tomato Sauce

£6 (gf)

Sticky BBQ Bird served with Dips

£6 (gf)

Scallops with chorizo served on a salad bed (Supplement of £2.00)

£6 (gf)

Scallops with chorizo served on a salad bed (Supplement of £2.00)

£6 (v)

Scallops with chorizo served on a salad bed (Supplement of £2.00)

£6 (v)

Pizza’s…

All served on an 11” Gluten Free Base

Margarita – Traditional Cheese & Tomato

£8 (v)(gf)

La reine – Ham, Mushroom & Olives

£9 (gf)

Farmyard – Pepperoni, Mushroom, Ham, Artichoke & Olives

£10 (gf)

Napeletana – Anchovies, Artichoke, Olives, Onions & Capers

£9 (gf)

Florentina – Spinach, Olives, FreeBird Egg, & Cheeses

£9 (v)(gf)

Hawaiin – Traditional Ham & Pineapple

£9 (gf)

Hospitable Chicken – Chicken, Bacon, BBQ & Red Onion

£10 (gf)

MD’s Heaven – Spicy Sausage, Red Onion & Peppers

£10 (gf)

Big Cheese -Grana Padano, Blue cheese, Goats Cheese, Mozzarella

£10 (gf)

Bismark – Crispy Pancetta, Mushrooms, Roasted Garlic, Oregano, FreeBird Egg

£10 (gf)

Greenhouse – A Classic Tomato, Roasted Garlic, Olive Oil Pizza without Cheese

£8 (v)(gf)

Veg patch –Roasted Vegetables, Roasted Garlic, Sun-dried Tomatoes, Goats Cheese

£9 (v)(gf)

Main Shows…

Wild Mushroom and spinach Risotto

£12 (gf)(vg)

BBQ rack of ribs served with chips coleslaw and salad

£14

Moules and frites

£14 (gf)

Mediterranean pasta served with garlic bread

£12(gf) (vg)

Pasta carbonara served with garlic bread

£12 (gf)

Chicken breast stuffed with Goats cheese, wrapped in Parma ham in a five Cheese sauce served with dauphinoise potato and asparagus

£14 (gf)

Steaks

All Steaks are served with chips, side salad and onion rings

8oz Fillet Steak

£19 (gf)

10oz Sirloin Steak

£16 (gf)

12oz Rump Steak

£15 (gf)

Add Peppercorn or stilton sauce

£3

Interval extras

Please see our special boards for vegan options and todays specials

Gastro Chips

£3 (v)(gf)

Sweet potato fries

£3 (v)(gf)

Garlic flatbread

£3 (v)(gf)

Birdcage coleslaw

£3 (v)(gf)

Onion Rings

£3 (v)(gf)

Final Curtain…

Birdcage Cheese Board – A Trio of Cheeses served with crackers and Chutney

£8 (v)(gf)
Choose from our selection of desserts
See our Dessert Board
£5 (v)(gf)
Trio of Devonshire ice cream or sorbet
See the board for today’s flavors
£3 (v)(gf)

Our lunch MENU

SANDWICHES £7.00

All served on white or brown bread with dressed salad, our home-made slaw and a handful of crisps

Chicken, Bacon & Mayo

Tuna & Mayo

Sweet potato fries

Cheddar Cheese and Red Onion Chutney

Classic Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato

Ham & Cheddar Cheese

WRAPS… £7.00

All served in a gluten free wrap with dressed salad, our home-made slaw and a handful of crisps

Chicken & Bacon Salad

Tuna & Mayo Salad

Classic Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato

Ham & Tomato

SALADS… £9.00

Freshly prepared mixed salad leaves, cucumber, red onion, tomatoes, colourful peppers, tossed in a homemade dressing with a side of our own slaw

Goats Cheese

Chicken & Bacon

Ham

Tuna

JACKET POTATOES… £7.00

All served with a dressed salad, our home-made slaw and a handful of crisps

Chicken & Bacon Mayo

Tuna & Mayo Salad

Cheese & Coleslaw

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce

Our drinks MENU

ON DRAUGHT

Ask at the bar for our range of world and premium lagers and ciders

CRAFT

GOOSE ISLAND IPA ABV 5.9% 330ML

This India Pale has a fruity aroma, set off by a dry malt middle and a long hop finish

BREW DOG PUNK IPA ABV 5.6% 330ML

Bursts of caramel and tropical fruit with an all-out riot of grapefruit, pineapple and lychee, precede a spiky bitter finish

LAGER & CIDER BOTTLES

CORONA ABV 4.5% 330ML

Crisp and refreshing taste. Served ice cold and with a wedge of lime.

BUDWEISER ABV 4.5% 330ML

Budweiser is a medium-bodied, flavourful, crisp American-style lager.

BECK’S ABV 4.8% 275ML

Beck’s is a classic German-style pilsner with a robust, distinctive full-bodied taste, a fresh “hoppy” bouquet.

DESPERADO’S ABV 5.9% 330ML

A distinctive combination of full bodied lager with a boost of Tequila flavour. A light & refreshing taste profile balanced with spicy and lemony notes for sweetness.

PERONI GLUTEN FREE ABV 5.1% 330ML

This gluten-free beer uses exactly the same ingredients as regular Peroni Nastro Azzurro. A refreshing clean finish

BULMERS ORIGINAL ABV 4.5% 500ML

Bulmers Original is a light to medium bodied cider, representing a perfect blend of sweeter eating apples and sharper cider apples.

REKORDERLIG STRAWBERRY & LIME ABV 4% 500ML

Authentic flavours of freshly picked strawberries. Served cold over ice with a squeeze of lime and a sprig of fresh mint.

REKORDERLIG WILD BERRIES ABV 4% 500ML

Fresh and juicy with the flavour and fragrance of wild blueberries and raspberries. Served cold over ice and layered with raspberries and blueberries.

OLD MOUT KIWI & LIME ABV 4% 500ML

Super fruity with kiwi and a hint of lime blossom. Bursting with sweet and tangy tropical fruit, kiwi and hints of key lime pie.

OLD MOUT PINEAPPLE & RASPBERRY ABV 4% 500ML

Refreshingly light, exotic fusion of the natural sweetness of the pineapple and the tart raspberry.

LOW ALCOHOL

BECKS BLUE ABV 0.0% 275ML

Light, crisp and refreshing non-alcoholic alternative.

REKORDERLIG STRAWBERRY & LIME ABV 0.2% 500ML

This cider perfectly embodies a Swedish summer with the authentic flavour of freshly picked strawberries.

HEINEKEN ABV 0.0% 330ML

A balanced thirst quencher with refreshing fruity notes and a soft malty body.

GHOST SHIP ABV 0.2% 500ML

It has the same flavours and aromas as Ghost Ship 4.5% ABV.

SOFT DRINKS

J2O 275ML

Choose from Orange & Passion Fruit or Apple & Raspberry.

R WHITES RASPBERRY 330ML

Tangy raspberry and refreshing lemons Perfect, and low calorie too!

SAN PELLEGRINO 330ML

Choose from Orange or Lemon.

APPLETISER 275ML ROBINSONS CRUSHED LIME & MINT

Delicious Crushed Lime & Mint fruit cordial. Sourcing only juicy limes then expertly blended with a hint of mint. Also available with soda, just ask.

ROBINSONS RASPBERRY, RHUBARB & ORANGE BLOSSOM

Our berries and rhubarb are handpicked and perfectly paired with orange blossom for a floral hint. Also available with soda, just ask.

RED BULL 250ML

Choose from Original or Sugar Free.

PREMIUM GINS

WARNER ELDERFLOWER 40% ABV

A beautifully balanced gin that is smooth, sweet and delicately fragrant with summer elderflower. Enjoy over ice or in a refreshing G&T – summer in a glass. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Mediterranean Tonic.

WARNER RHUBARB 40% ABV

A big hit of rhubarb, soft citrus, pecans and caramel. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Ginger Ale.

WHITLEY NEILL PARMA VIOLET 43% ABV

A Luxurious handcrafted gin of exceptional quality with bright vibrant flavours of juniper followed by a herbaceous floral note from the violet. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Elderflower Tonic.

SLINGSBY DRY 42% ABV

An initial burst of refreshing citrus from the grapefruit base gives way to juniper before a very smooth herbaceous sweetness, led by sweet cicely and a light green tea scented with jasmine blossom. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Elderflower Tonic.

SLINGSBY RHUBARB 40% ABV

Initial sweetness of rhubarb and raspberry followed by the bitter tang of the pink grapefruit citrus base. A tart rhubarb finish rounds off the drink leaving an unforgettable flavour on the palate. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Ginger Ale.

BOMBAY SAPPHIRE 40% ABV

Aromatic with bright citrus notes. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Mediterranean Tonic.

WHITLEY NEILL RASPBERRY 43% ABV

An invigorating tartness from Scottish raspberries, complemented perfectly by undertones of liquorice and coriander for a well-rounded finish. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Mediterranean Tonic.

GORDON’S PINK 37.5% ABV

Crafted to balance the refreshing taste of Gordon’s with the natural sweetness od raspberries and strawberries, with the tang of redcurrant. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Elderflower Tonic.

OPIHR 40% ABV

Pronounced ‘o-perr’. Strongly spiced with a warmth of black pepper and cubebs. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Ginger Ale.

BROCKMANS 40% ABV

Juniper is complemented by unique blueberry and blackberry flavours the deliver a distinctive fruit taste. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Ginger Ale.

HENDRICK’S 41.4% ABV

Delightfully infused with cucumber and rose petal. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Elderflower Tonic.

TANQUERAY SEVILLA 41.3% ABV

A unique distilled gin made with bittersweet Seville oranges, orange blossom, natural colour and flavours, as well as other fine botanicals. Perfect with Fever Tree Mediterranean Tonic.

TANQUERAY 43% ABV

Clear and poignant juniper aromas with a light spice. Perfectly matched with Fever Tree Indian Tonic Water.

PREMIUM RUMS

SAILOR JERRY 40% ABV

Caribbean-style rum with vanilla, lime and other spices. Like a true sailor rum, it’s strong but goes down smooth. Enjoy with cola or ginger beer.

KRAKEN 40% ABV

The Kraken is strong, rich, black and smooth, the first imported black rum from the Caribbean. Enjoy with cola or ginger beer.

DEAD MAN’S FINGERS SPICED RUM 37.5% ABV

A Caribbean rum blended with spices which warms the cockles, stirs the soul and sets you up fair for whatever the wind blows in. Enjoy with cola or ginger beer.

COCKTAILS

GIN AND ELDERFLOWER SPRITZ

Clean and crisp flavours of Gordon’s Gin combined with Bottlegreen Elderflower cordial and topped up with a refreshing San Pellegrino Lemon.

WOO WOO

A sweet favourite, mixing Smirnoff Vodka, Archers Peach Schnapps and cranberry juice.

LONG ISLAND ICED TEA

Olmeca Tequila, Bacardi Carta Blanca Rum, Cointreau and Gordon’s Gin mixed with cola.

CRANBERRY, APPLE AND ELDERFLOWER COOLER MOCKTAIL

Bottlegreen Elderflower cordial, mixed with apple juice and cranberry juice.

WHITE WINES

CHARDONNAY TIERRA DEL REY

Ripe pineapple and peach with fresh citrus and tropical flavours.

PINOT GRIGIO VALLADE, IGT DELLE VENEZIE, ITALY

Crisp and fresh with lemon aromas and a clean aftertaste.

CHENIN BLANC FALSE BAY, SOUTH AFRICA

Fine mineral and apple notes with honey, greengage and lemon.

VIOGNIE PATRIARCHE PÈRE & FILS, FRANCE

Golden and full with delicate floral and peach aromas.

PICPOUL DE PINET DOMAINE LA SERRE, LANGUEDOC ROUSSILLON, FRANCE

Crisp and dry with notes of peach, melon and a mineral edge.

SAUVIGNON BLANC WAIPARA HILLS, MARLBOROUGH, NEW ZEALAND

Notes of melon, nettle, fresh citrus and grapefruit with a refreshing finish.

PETIT CHABLIS VIBRANT’ LA CHABLISIENNE, FRANCE

Clean and fresh with citrus, orchard fruit and vanilla notes

ROSÉ WINES

WHITE ZINFANDEL SUTTER HOME, USA

Sweet strawberry and watermelon aromas, light in alcohol and calories.

PINOT GRIGIO ROSÉ CANALETTO, IGT DELLE VENEZIE, ITALY

Citrus fruit overtones and plenty of refreshing berry flavours.

PROVENCE ROSÉ DIAMARINE CÔTEAUX VAROIS, PROVENCE, FRANCE

Pale with fresh redcurrant and citrus peel aromas and an elegant finish.

RED WINES

TEMPRANILLO VINA ARROBA, SPAIN

Soft and dry, full of delicious ripe red fruit flavours.

MERLOT PASO DEL SOL, CHILE

Soft and smooth with vibrant plum and red berry flavours.

SHIRAZ RUNNING DUCK, SOUTH AFRICA

Vanilla, caramelised sugar, oak and spice. Organic. Free Trade. Vegan.

CÔTES DU RHÔNE DOMAINE DES AVAUX, RHÔNE, FRANCE

Plum, black forest fruit and hints of jam with sweet spices and soft tannins.

PRIMITIVO DESIRE LUSH & ZIN, PUGLIA, ITALY

Rich and velvety with plum, red cherry, spice, vanilla and coffee.

PINOT NOIR WAIPARA HILLS, WAIPARA VALLEY, NEW ZEALAND

Bramble fruit, cherry, spice, soft tannins and a bright finish.

MALBEC ALTA VISTA ESTATE PREMIUM, MENDOZA, ARGENTINA

Layers of black berry and plum with a rich body and hints of chocolate and toast.

BUBBLES

LUNETTA PROSECCO, ITALY

Light and fruity with apple, peach and stone fruit hint.

LUNETTA PROSECCO ROSÉ, ITALY

Dry with red berry characters, soft and approachable.

CANALETTO PROSECCO, ITALY

Apple, lemon and grapefruit characters with wisteria and acacia aromas.

BERNARD REMY CARTE BLANCHE, FRANCE

Full bodied with fresh lemon aromas and a creamy mousse.

LAURENT PERRIER BRUT, NV FRANCE

White peach and honeysuckle with rich grapefruit citrus notes.