FOOD & DRINKS

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The Dirty Habit

We use natural ingredients sourced locally whenever possible, our ecofriendly menu aims to excite and inspire and is continually changing with the seasons, always offering a variety of healthy local and international dishes with proven provenance.

You’ll always find a choice of imaginative vegan and vegetarian dishes available.  A fine selection of wines, craft beers and ales and more than twenty-five gins to choose from, or why not let us mix it up a little. Our fully trained cocktail maker is at your service.

We use natural ingredients sourced locally whenever possible, our ecofriendly menu aims to excite and inspire and is continually changing with the seasons, always offering a variety of healthy local and international dishes with proven provenance.

MENU UPDATED ON

’23/08/2019’
  • Food & Drinks Menu
  • Party Menus
Daily Menu

While You Wait

  • Freshly baked bread, olive oil, balsamic vinegar
  • Marcona almonds(GF)
  • Garlic bread
  • Marinated sweet Sicilian olives(GF)
  • 20 month air cured San Daniele ham(GF)

Sharing Boards

  • Tapas boardBBQ Korean chicken wings, spicy chorizo sausage, burrata, marinated king prawn skewers,
  • harissa & sesame falafel, summer salad, coconut tzatziki, crusty bread
  • Summer platterSmoked mackerel rillette, pickled quails eggs, Dirty Habit sausage roll, garlic & pepper squid, Kalamata & feta salad, oregano, lemon & garlic dressing, lime & garlic aioli, crusty bread

Smaller

  • Vegan heritage tomato & chilli gazpacho soupMarcona almonds, crusty bread (GF)
  • BBQ Korean chicken wingsnigella seeds, sesame, crispy garlic, spring onion, lime aioli
  • Seared King scallopsmacerated fennel, basil, samphire, pink grapefruit beurre blanc (GF)
  • Potted Smoked mackerel rillettesdill pickled cucumber, sour dough toast (GF)
  • The Dirty Habit sausage rollcornichons, pickled quails eggs, homemade brown sauce
  • Vegan Harissa & sesame falafelvegan tzatziki, pickled red cabbage, pita bread (GF)
  • Garlic & pepper squid saladKalamata olives, oregano, lemon & garlic dressing (GF)
  • Heirloom tomato & avocado tacojalapeno, sweetcorn, chipotle popcorn (V)

Bigger

  • Rye bay cod filletchorizo, cannellini bean & tomato stew, potato gnocchi, parmesan
  • Vegan mac & “cheese”dill crumb, pickled jalapeño, grilled tenderstem broccoli (VEGAN)
  • Rack of lambjersey royals, confit shallot, bobby beans, garlic puree, red wine jus (GF)
  • Traditional fish & chipsmushy peas, tartare sauce, lemon
  • Chicken, chorizo and pardon pepper skewerslime & garlic aioli, skin on fries, wholemeal tortilla (GF)
  • English beef burgerstreaky bacon, Emmental cheese, dill pickle, crispy shallots, chips/skin on fries -double it up 4.5
  • Gluten free king prawn linguinechilli, ginger, coriander, garlic, cherry tomatoes, rocket (GF)
  • Vegan burgerorganic quinoa, bean, pulled jackfruit, vegan cheese, chilli & coriander coconut yogurt, chips
  • Summer power bowlorganic quinoa, orange, buratta, grapefruit, avocado, baby spinach, macerated fennel - Promoting Healthy Eating for our children! This includes a discretionary 25p donation to Hollingbourne Primary School

Steaks

English grilled meat – all served with, vine tomato, flat mushroom, watercress, chips/skin on fries/sweet potato fries (+£1)

  • 35 day aged 10oz ribeye
  • 21 day aged 8oz Fillet
  • add Surf & Turf - King prawns
  • add half lobster
  • add green peppercorn sauce
  • add blue cheese sauce
  • add garlic & parsley butter

Salad, greens & tatties

  • Chips/skin on fries (GF) /sweet potato fries (+1) – Jersey royals (GF) – Samphire & toasted almonds (GF)

Sandwiches

Served till 3pm
Served with chips/skin on fries/sweet potato fries (+0.50p)

  • BQ Korean steak wholemeal wrapspring onion, nigella seeds, sesame & garlic
  • Smoked Mackerel rillette on toasthorseradish crème fraiche, dill pickled cucumber, radish
  • Heirloom tomato & avocado open sandwichrocket, parmesan & jalapeno
  • The Dirty Dogbeef hot dog, brioche roll, dill pickle, jalapeno, sour cream
  • Add a mug of soup

Kiddies milkshakes

  • Chocolate
  • Strawberry
  • Vanilla
  • Caramel

Illy Coffees

Almond Milk Available

  • Americano coffeedecaffeinated – double espresso
  • Single espresso
  • Floater coffee / café latte / cappuccino / Hot Chocolate
  • Irish, French, Calypso or Jamaican Coffee
  • Flavoured Latte’sCaramel, Amaretto or Vanilla

Twining’s natural teas & infusions

  • English breakfast - Lemon & ginger - Cranberry, raspberry & elderflower - Peppermint - Earl grey - Camomile - Green tea - Decaffeinated black tea
Pudding Menu

Puddings

  • Vanilla & local strawberry crème brûléeshortbread biscuit
  • Dirty habit “choc-ice”peanut butter parfait, passionfruit curd
  • Vegan raspberry & saffron triflevanilla sponge, saffron custard, granola
  • Bramley apple & gooseberry crumbleMorello cherry ice cream
  • Caramel Pannacottamango, kiwi & chilli salsa
  • Selection of Callestick Farm Cornish fruit sorbetsChoose 3 scoops: passion fruit, pomegranate, blood orange, raspberry, mango, lemon - brandy basket
  • Selection of Callestick Farm dairy ice creamsChoose 3 scoops: Pistachio, honeycomb, double fudge chocolate, butterscotch & brittle, strawberry, salted caramel, clotted cream vanilla - brandy basket
  • British & continental cheesegrapes, quince jelly, biscuits, celery, Wookey hole cheddar, Kentish blue stilton, Brie de Meaux, Golden cross goat cheese

Dessert Wine

  • Château Ramon Monbazzillac 2014/15
  • Sauvignon blanc late harvest la playa 2016

Expresso Martini

  • Smirnoff Black, Kahlua, espresso

Illy Coffees

Almond Milk Available

  • Americano coffeedecaffeinated – double espresso
  • Single espresso
  • Floater coffee / café latte / cappuccino / Hot Chocolate
  • Irish, French, Calypso or Jamaican Coffee
  • Flavoured Latte’sCaramel, Amaretto or Vanilla

Twining’s natural teas & infusions

  • English breakfast - Lemon & ginger - Cranberry, raspberry & elderflower - Peppermint - Earl grey - Camomile - Green tea - Decaffeinated black tea
Sunday Menu

While You Wait

  • Freshly baked bread, olive oil, balsamic vinegar
  • Marcona almonds(GF)
  • Garlic bread
  • Marinated sweet Sicilian olives(GF)
  • 20 month air cured San Daniele ham(GF)

Sharing Boards

  • Tapas boardBBQ Korean chicken wings, spicy chorizo sausage, burrata, marinated king prawn skewers,
  • harissa & sesame falafel, summer salad, coconut tzatziki, crusty bread
  • Summer platterSmoked mackerel rillette, pickled quails eggs, Dirty Habit sausage roll, garlic & pepper squid, Kalamata & feta salad, oregano, lemon & garlic dressing, lime & garlic aioli, crusty bread

Smaller

  • Vegan heritage tomato & chilli gazpacho soupMarcona almonds, crusty bread (GF)
  • BBQ Korean chicken wingsnigella seeds, sesame, crispy garlic, spring onion, lime aioli
  • Seared King scallopsmacerated fennel, basil, samphire, pink grapefruit beurre blanc (GF)
  • Potted Smoked mackerel rillettesdill pickled cucumber, sour dough toast (GF)
  • The Dirty Habit sausage rollcornichons, pickled quails eggs, homemade brown sauce
  • Vegan Harissa & sesame falafelvegan tzatziki, pickled red cabbage, pita bread (GF)
  • Garlic & pepper squid saladKalamata olives, oregano, lemon & garlic dressing (GF)
  • Heirloom tomato & avocado tacojalapeno, sweetcorn, chipotle popcorn (V)

Sunday Roasts

Served from 12:00 - 5:00 or until it’s gone
Traditional sirloin of English beef, rosemary infused leg of English lamb, English gammon, roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, seasonal vegetables & gravy!!!

  • Sirloin of beef
  • Leg of lamb
  • Gammon
  • Roast platter
  • Nut roast (v)

Bigger

  • Rye bay cod filletchorizo, cannellini bean & tomato stew, potato gnocchi, parmesan
  • Vegan mac & “cheese”dill crumb, pickled jalapeño, grilled tenderstem broccoli (VEGAN)
  • Rack of lambjersey royals, confit shallot, bobby beans, garlic puree, red wine jus (GF)
  • Traditional fish & chipsmushy peas, tartare sauce, lemon
  • Chicken, chorizo and pardon pepper skewerslime & garlic aioli, skin on fries, wholemeal tortilla (GF)
  • English beef burgerstreaky bacon, Emmental cheese, dill pickle, crispy shallots, chips/skin on fries -double it up 4.5
  • Gluten free king prawn linguinechilli, ginger, coriander, garlic, cherry tomatoes, rocket (GF)
  • Vegan burgerorganic quinoa, bean, pulled jackfruit, vegan cheese, chilli & coriander coconut yogurt, chips
  • Summer power bowlorganic quinoa, orange, buratta, grapefruit, avocado, baby spinach, macerated fennel - Promoting Healthy Eating for our children! This includes a discretionary 25p donation to Hollingbourne Primary School

Salad, greens & tatties

  • Chips/skin on fries (GF) /sweet potato fries (+1) – Jersey royals (GF) – Samphire & toasted almonds (GF)

Kiddies milkshakes

  • Chocolate
  • Strawberry
  • Vanilla
  • Caramel

Illy Coffees

Almond Milk Available

  • Americano coffeedecaffeinated – double espresso
  • Single espresso
  • Floater coffee / café latte / cappuccino / Hot Chocolate
  • Irish, French, Calypso or Jamaican Coffee
  • Flavoured Latte’sCaramel, Amaretto or Vanilla

Twining’s natural teas & infusions

  • English breakfast - Lemon & ginger - Cranberry, raspberry & elderflower - Peppermint - Earl grey - Camomile - Green tea - Decaffeinated black tea
Children's Menu

Starters

Toddlers £2.5 / Children up to 12 years £3.5

  • Seasonal soup of the day & bread(V)
  • Rocket, pea and parmesan salad(V)
  • Garlic ciabatta(V)

Main Courses

Toddlers £4 / Children up to 12 years £6

  • Beef burger, melted cheese, salad & chips
  • Gluten free tomato & mozzarella linguine(V)
  • Traditional fish & chips, mushy peas & tartar sauce
  • Chicken nuggets, fries, green salad
  • Sunday roast available every SundayBeef, lamb or gammon

Puddings (not for mums and dads!)

Toddlers £2 / Children up to 12 years £4

  • Selection of Callestick ice cream & sorbet
  • Cheddar cheese, biscuits, grapes & celery
  • Frozen chocolate parfait, seasonal fruit
  • Seasonal crumble, vanilla ice cream
  • Pip Organic fruit & vegetable rainbow lolly(vegan) £2

Drinks

  • Pip Organic strawberry & blackcurrant juice
  • Frobisher’s juice orange, apple, pineapple, grapefruit, cranberry
  • Frobisher’s Fusion apple & raspberry, apple & mango, orange & passion fruit
  • Bottle green flavoured soft drinks - elderflower, raspberry lemonade, apple
  • Children’s milkshake chocolate, strawberry, caramel, vanilla

Hot Drinks

  • Hot chocolate
  • Decaf Babyccino
  • Hot milk
Afternoon Tea

The Dirty Habit afternoon tea

£20.00 per person

  • Strawberry tart, chocolate muffin, macaroon
  • Unlimited tea & filter coffee
  • Lemon, lime & orange cake
  • Traditional plain & fruit sconestiptree jam, cornish clotted cream
  • Selection of finger sandwicheskentish ham & english mustard, free range egg mayonnaise & watercress, scottish smoked salmon & lime creme fraiche, cucumber & cream cheese

The Dirty Habit Chapel Down brut afternoon tea

£26.00 per person

  • A glass of Chapel Down Brut sparkling nv

The Dirty Habit traditional cream tea

£9.00 per person

  • Traditional plain & fruit scones, tiptree jam, cornish clotted cream, selection of twinings teas, illy coffees
Cocktail List
Wine List
Plan a Party Brochure PDF
Children's Menu

Starters

Toddlers £2.50 / Children up to 12 years £3.50

  • Little power bowlorganic quinoa salad, pineapple cherry tomato mixed leaves
  • Garlic bread(V)
  • Soup of the day & bread(V)

Mains

Toddlers £4 / Children up to 12 years £6

  • The little Smugglerham & mushroom
  • Margheritacherry tomato, mozzarella (V)
  • Gluten free tomato & cheese passata(V)
  • Free range chicken burgercheddar, chips, pickled cucumber, baby gem, tomato
  • Crispy fish & chipsmushy peas, lemon & tartar sauce
  • Local pork sausagemash, peas
  • Sunday roastavailable every Sunday: beef, lamb or pork

Desserts

Toddlers £2 / Children up up to 12 years £4

  • Pistachio & chocolate brownievanilla crumble
  • Selection of Callestick Farm ice creamchoose from: chocolate, vanilla or strawberry
  • Cheddar cheesebiscuits, grapes
  • Seasonal crumblestrawberry ice cream
Buffet Menu

Buffet

Available from 10 guests

Choose 7 items for £15, 10 items for £18

  • Organic quinoa, pineapple & chimichurri(GF, DF)
  • Breaded Brie, chutney
  • Vegetable spring rolls
  • Chilli, ginger & coriander risotto fritters, lime coconut yogurt(GF)
  • Greek platter, hummus, tzatziki & crudites(GF)
  • Seared king scallops, tomato salsa(GF, DF)
  • Salt and chilli squid, soya & lime(GF, DF)
  • Smoked salmon blinis
  • Haddock, dill & caper mini fish cake
  • Mini fish & chips
  • Mini beef burger
  • Yorkshire pudding, rare roast beef & horseradish
  • Korean chicken wings(GF)
  • Baby pork ribs, BBQ sauce(GF)
  • Spicy honey & mustard chipolatas
  • Wookey hole cheddar, fruit chutney, savoury buiscuits(GF)
  • Chocolate brownie(DF)
  • Lemon, lime & orange cake(DF)
  • Selection of scones, clotted cream, preserve
  • Selection of sourdough wood fired pizzas
  • Selection of sandwiches
Packages

Packages

  • Buffet with arrival drinka choice of draft beer, soft drink or 175ml wine, 10 buffet options, unlimited tea and coffee
  • Buffet with arrival drinka choice of draft beer, soft drink or 175ml wine, 7 buffet options, unlimited tea and filtered coffee
  • Buffet with unlimited coffee10 buffet options, unlimited tea and filtered coffee
  • Buffet with unlimited coffee7 buffet options, unlimited tea and filtered coffee
Informal Packages

Served from the bar for £14.95 per person

Includes:
Glass of prosecco
1/2 a wood fired sourdough pizza
Seasonal platters to share

  • Spring Ploughman’s boardPork pie, chicken & ham hock terrine, aged Ashmore cheddar, celery, apple & baby gem salad, pickled quail eggs, rhubarb chutney, crusty bread
  • The Weald seasonsKentish ham, mushroom, olives, artichoke, mozzarella
  • The vegan patchBBQ jackfruit, vegan cheese, chilli, corn, red onion, spicy broad beans (v)
  • The Great threesomeCherry tomato, mozzarella, basil (v)
  • British fish platterKing prawns, Shetland mussels, whiskey cured salmon, grilled Cornish sardines, pickled herring, bloody Mary aioli, samphire, mango & wild garlic salad, crusty bread
  • The Smuggler’s piggyKorean pulled pork, BBQ sauce, chilli, pickled ginger, pineapple, mozarella
Cocktail List
Wine List

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