The Extraordinary Hare Pub

Reading Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 8RH

Food

Please Note: Kitchen is closed on Mondays 

 



SANDWICHES ON WHITE OR BROWN BREAD ALL AT £6.50
PLEASE CHOOSE FROM: Bacon, lettuce and tomato - Tuna mayonnaise - Prawn Marie rose - Sausage and red onion - Marmalade glazed ham - Grated cheddar and pickle
Why not add a hot bowl of our homemade soup to any of the above rolls for an extra £1.50
SPECIALITY SADWICHES All served with coleslaw and fries £9.25
Beef fillet ciabatta Beef fillet strips with red onions, mushrooms and mustard mayonnaise
Classic chicken club Triple decker with grilled chicken, bacon, lettuce, sliced beef tomato and mayonnaise
Tandoori pitta Tandoori chicken, minted yoghurt and shredded little gem lettuce in a warm pitta
Fish goujons Fish goujons in white or brown bread with little gem lettuce and tartare sauce
Pulled pork (vegan option on request) Slow roasted BBQ pulled pork and fresh slaw served in a warm tortilla wrap
BAKED JACKET POTATOES All served with mixed leaf salad and our own coleslaw £8.50
Please choose your filling Cheddar and coleslaw (V) - Prawns in Marie rose - Cheese and beans (V) - Tuna mayonnaise - Beef chilli and sour cream - Baked halloumi, mushrooms and red onion marmalade(V) (Vegan option available) - BBQ Jackfruit (VE)
HOUSE PASTA Served with our own rustic garlic bread. £9.50
Chicken, mushroom and smoked bacon Bound in a Parmesan cream sauce
Mediterranean (VE) Roasted red pepper, tomato and basil sauce, olives and capers
HOUSE SALADS
Chicken ceasar Chicken breast, baby gem lettuce, croutons, anchovies, Parmesan, and Caesar dressing £9.50
Prawn, salt and pepper squid With peppers, red onions, cucumber, tomatoes, and aioli £10.50
Greek style salad Marinated feta, red onions, olives, cucumber, and tomato (vegan option available on request) £8.25
EXTRAORDINARY FAVOURITES
Marmalade glazed gammon ham Served with a brace of eggs, peas and hand cut chips £10.50
Breaded chicken schnitzel Topped with garlic butter and served with skin on fries and house coleslaw £12.95
Roasted vegetable curry (VE) Served with turmeric rice, baked naan, mango chutney and a pot of diced tomato and red onion and mint sauce (ADD CAJUN CHICKEN - £1.50) £10.95
Trio of sausages With buttered mashed potato, red onion gravy and garden peas (VEGAN OPTION ON REQUEST) £13.50
Hand battered cod fillet or breaded scampi With fresh tartare sauce, hand cut chips and peas OR mushy peas. Fancy a mix of both? Please ask! £14.95
Chilli and rice Our own chilli con carne with rice, sour cream, and our own tortilla chips £12.50
FROM THE GRILL
6OZ Burger With cheddar or Stilton, smoked bacon, slaw and fries £12.95
6OZ Pulled pork burger With BBQ pork and mozzarella, fries and slaw (Vegan option available) £13.50
Buttermilk southern fried chicken burger With sweet sriracha mayonnaise, fries and slaw £12.50
Moving mountain burger (VE) Served in a vegan toasted bun, with fries and slaw £12.95
Kebabs Choose any 2 of the kebabs below: Served with salad, coleslaw, Tzatziki, hummus, chilli sauce and Cypriot pitta, A choice of skin on fries, jacket potato with sour cream or Cajun dirty rice £16.95
Minted lamb kofte
Chicken skewer Please ask for today’s flavour
Halloumi and vegetable (V)(VE)
SIDES AND EXTRAS
Garlic baguette £2.50
Cheesy garlic bread £3.00
Chips £2.95
Cheesy chips £3.50
Cheesy chips with bacon £3.95
Cheesy chilli chips £3.95
Sweet potato fries £3.50
Fries £2.95
Olives £3.00
Side salad £3.50
Fresh seasonal vegetables £2.75
Bread and butter £1.95
Onion rings £2.95
Enjoy one of our tasty homemade puddings, the perfect finish to any meal…
SUMMER FRUIT MESS With vanilla ice cream and fruit coulis £5.75
WARM CHOCOLATE BROWNIE Served with salted caramel ice-cream £5.50
A TRIO OF JUDE’S ICE-CREAMS £5.75
STICKY TOFFEE SPONGE With butterscotch sauce and vanilla ice-cream £5.95
OUR OWN CHEESECAKE Served with fruit coulis or chocolate sauce £5.75
THE EXTRAORDINARY HARE SUNDAE Please ask the team what wonderful flavours our chef will create for you today £5.75
A SELECTION OF GREAT BRITISH CHEESES With celery, grapes, and red onion marmalade £8.50
ROUND OF BEERS FOR THE CHEFS! £8.00
Full? … maybe just an after-dinner coffee or tea.
We serve fresh ground bean coffee. We have found what we think is the best blend from an inspirational roaster. The coffee is selected from the highest quality bean, from whichever region is producing the best quality at the time of selection, by doing this we ensure a consistent high quality when roasted.
Why not add a shot of your favourite tipple? Disaronno – Tia Maria – Cointreau – Brandy – Baileys – Jamesons
HOT CHOCOLATE is like a HUG in a MUG ….. And we have the BEST HUGS!
A wide selection of Tea Pigs is available.
Mozzarella Sticks With sweet chilli dip. £1.50
Prawn Cocktail With bread. £1.50
Breaded Macaroni Bites With a tomato ketchup dip. £1.50
Homemade Garlic Bread £1.50
Pork Sausages With fresh mash and gravy served with peas or beans.
Bolognaise Pasta Bake Served with garlic bread.
Handmade Battered Chicken Goujons Chips and beans.
Cod Goujons Chips and peas.
Baked Ham Egg and chips.
Tomato and Basil Pasta (v) With cheesy garlic bread.
Something sweet as a treat if you’ve been good!!
Our Own Jelly Served with Jude’s ice cream.
Fresh Fruit Salad
Ice Lolly of the Day
Greek Yoghurt, Meringue and Fresh Fruit ‘Eton mess’
Jude’s Ice Cream
Homemade Chocolate Bownie With Jude’s ice cream.
Children’s meal deal also includes a free: Apple or blackcurrant squash or orange, apple, cranberry fruit juice.
Kids drinks available at the Hare bar Coke / Diet coke / Lemonade / Coke Zero / Frobisher’s fusions, Ice cold fresh.
Milkshakes Banana, strawberry, chocolate flavour.
Bottled Water Orange or blackcurrant squash.
Drink prices vary
Roasted tomato and red pepper soup laced (v) (vg) With basil oil
Duck liver pate Served with a red onion and orange marmalade, fresh sourdough toast
Goat’s cheese, spinach and roasted winter vegetable tartlet (v) (vegan option upon request) Drizzled with a walnut pesto
Tian of prawns bound in Marie-rose, smoked salmon and crab Served on a dill dressed salad
ALL OUR MAINS ARE SERVED WITH FRESH SEASONAL VEGETABLES
Slices of hand carved roast turkey breast and thigh With thyme roasted potatoes, honey roasted parsnips, pigs in blankets, cranberry sausage meat stuffing, Yorkshire pudding and rich gravy
Featherblade of beef Slow braised in Malbec and served with a horseradish mash
Pan seared pork tenderloin With caramalelised apple chunks, rich cider jus and dauphinoise potatoes
Portabello, porcini, button and chestnut mushroom bourguignon (vg) With fresh Scallion mashed potato
Fillet of salmon Topped with stem ginger steeped in lime and wrapped in a filo pastry parcel. Served with a Prawn bisque and buttered new potatoes
Traditional Christmas pudding (vegan option on request) Served with a brandy custard
Eggnog crème brulee With a cinnamon dusted shortbread
Black forest sundae (vegan option on request) Layers of rich chocolate brownie pieces, vanilla and chocolate ice-cream and cassis soaked black cherries
Spiced rum and raisin cheesecake Drizzled with a salted caramel sauce
Selection of Great British cheeses, celery, grapes and biscuits, apple and cider chutney
FINISHED WITH FRESHLY MADE TEA OR COFFEE AND A WARM MINCE PIE
STARTERS
GARLIC BAGUTTE £2.50
HOMEMADE SOUP Served with a warm bread £5.50
CHEESY GARLIC BREAD £3.00
Chicken liver pate Served with an orange and onion marmalade and warm toast £7.95
CHIPS £2.95
Bruschetta (ve) Cherry tomatoes olives, onion, basil and garlic bruschetta with a balsamic reduction £6.75
CHEESY CHIPS £3.50
STUFFED MUSHROOMS Breaded mushrooms stuffed with spiced sausage meat and served with a strong garlic dip £6.95
CHEESY CHIPS WITH BACON £3.95
OUR OWN SCOTCH EGG With a mustard mayonnaise dip £7.95
CHEESY CHILLI CHIPS £3.95
SALT AND PEPPER SQUID Served with sweet chilli mayonnaise and drizzled with chilli oil £8.25
SWEET POTATO FRIES £3.50
BAKED HALLOUMI CHEESE (V) Served with olives, sun dried tomatoes and and salad dressed with balsamic (vegan option on request) £6.95
FRIES £2.95
TO SHARE
OLIVES £3.00
Baked Camembert (V) Studded with fresh Rosemary and garlic cloves and served with red onion marmalade and sliced ciabatta £12.00
SIDE SALAD £3.50
Mezze (VE) Hummus, tzatziki, marinated olives, dolmades, sun dried tomatoes and Cypriot pitta bread £13.50
FRESH SEASONAL VEGETABLES £2.75
Seafood platter Whitebait, scampi, calamari rings and cod goujons served with lemon mayonnaise £14.00
BREAD AND BUTTER £1.95
Spicy chorizo nachos Spicy chorizo with nachos, topped with spiced cheddar and jalapenos, served with salsa, sour cream and guacamole £10.95
ONION RINGS £2.95
FROM THE EXTRAORDINARY GRILL
6oz Burger With cheddar or stilton and streaky bacon, fries and slaw £12.95
6oz Pulled Pork Burger With BBQ pulled pork and melted mozzarella, fries, and slaw (Vegan option available) £13.50
Buttermilk Southern Fried Chicken Burger With sweet sriracha mayonnaise, fries and slaw £12.95
Moving Mountain Burger (VE) Served in a vegan toasted bun, with fries and slaw £12.95
Baked Halloumi Burger (V) Stacked with a Portobello mushroom, and red onion marmalade, served with fries and slaw £11.95
Cajun Spiced Chicken Breast Burger Served with sriracha mayonnaise, fries, and slaw £12.95
10oz Rump Steak Add creamy peppercorn sauce or garlic butter. Our steaks are served with slow roasted vine tomato’s, a Portobello mushroom and hand cut chips. £19.75
8oz Ribeye Steak Add creamy peppercorn sauce or garlic butter. Our steaks are served with slow roasted vine tomato’s, a Portobello mushroom and hand cut chips. £23.50
Kebabs Choose any 2 of the kebabs below served with salad, coleslaw, Tzatziki, hummus, chilli sauce and Cypriot pitta, A choice of skin on fries, jacket potato with sour cream or Cajun dirty rice £16.95
Minted lamb kofta
Chicken Skewer Please ask for today’s flavour
Halloumi and Vegetable (V)(VE)
Slow Roasted BBQ Pork Ribs Slow roasted BBQ ribs with salad, coleslaw, and a choice of skin on fries, Jacket potato with sour cream or Cajun dirty rice
Half Rack £13.95
Full rack £19.00
Half Rack with Sriracha Chicken Breast £18.50
EXTRAORDINARY FAVOURITES
Marmalade Glazed Gammon Ham Served with a brace of eggs, peas and hand cut chips £10.50
Roasted Vegetable Curry (VE) Served with turmeric rice, baked naan, mango chutney and a pot of diced tomato and red onion and mint sauce (ADD CAJUN CHICKEN - £1.50) £10.95
Trio of Sausages With buttered mashed potato, red onion gravy and garden peas (VEGAN OPTION ON REQUEST) £13.50
Hand Battered Cod Fillet or Breaded Scampi With fresh tartare sauce, hand cut chips and peas OR mushy peas. Fancy a mix of both? Please ask! £14.95
Chilli and Rice Our own chilli con carne with rice, sour cream, and our own tortilla chips £12.50
The following dishes come with a choice of mashed potato, new potatoes or chips
Pie of the day Please ask our staff for the filling of the day! With your choice of potato, red onion gravy and peas £12.95
Roasted cod loin Served with ratatouille and pesto oil and your choice of potato £16.95
Cajun chicken breast Topped with a garlic mushroom and lemon butter sauce and served with salad, coleslaw and your choice of potato £14.50