The Red Lion, Dunston - 17th Century Country Inn
The Red Lion - Dunston Christmas Day Menu


Roasted Heritage Tomato & Red Pepper Soup with rarebit crouton & basil oil.

Venison & Black Pudding Scotch Egg dressed leaves & celeriac remoulade.

Duck Liver & seasonal Game Pate finished with port, plum & lemon glaze, with dressed leaves.

  Chicory Tart with a pear & walnut salad with deep fried breaded Halloumi.

Baby Gem leaves filled with Icelandic Prawns, creme fraiche & red peppers & topped with Smoked Salmon & chives.

Watermelon Fan with prosciutto & a minted raspberry coulis & rocket salad

Main Course

Slow cooked Lamb Rump in a rich Chianti,rosemary & wild mushroom jus.

Braised Duck Breast with a blackberry & Port sauce topped with crispy duck skin.

Roast Turkey Crown, bacon wrapped Lincolnshire sausage & chestnut stuffing.

Roasted Wild Boar Tenderloin with a herbed crust & a creamy mulled cider sauce.

Grilled Trout Fillets with a creamy watercress & green lip mussel sauce.

Quorn Turkey, V Sausage wrapped in Quorn bacon, GF Yorkshire Pudding, GF Chestnut stuffing with GF gravy 

(All served with roast & baby potatoes, sprouts, carrots, cauliflower & roast parsnips)


Traditional Christmas Pudding

Blueberry & Lemon Cheesecake with a white chocolate biscuit base & blueberry compote drizzle.

Baileys & Chocolate chip Brioche Bread & Butter Pudding.

Cheese & Biscuits - creamy Stilton, mature Cheddar, red Leicester & Brie, grapes, celery, selection of biscuits, pear & white wine chutney & flavoured butters,

Dark Forest Fruit & Chocolate Stack with double cream, chocolate flakes & berries.

Layered Strawberry Jelly & Proseco Cake with vanilla bean ice cream & berries infused with mint.

Finish with freshly brewed Tea or Coffee & a mini mince pie. 

£48.95 per person, a £10.00 non - refundable deposit to be taken on booking. Full balance to be paid by 30th November.

Please call 01526 322227 to book.

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