Christmas Menus and Booking Forms

Cat Inn

Christmas 2018

Please find our Christmas menu and order form. This menu is available from the 1st December until 23rd inclusive. Click here to complete a booking form online>>

Reservations and pre orders are essential for this menu to be enjoyed and we ask should it be taken, the whole table takes from this menu.

For tables or 4 guests or more we request a deposit of £20.00 per person. Refunds can only be made if 48 hours or more notice is given of cancellation and or amendments to tables.

Our opening times over the festive period are also listed. Please note we do not serve food on Christmas Day. We are open from 12noon to 2pm for drinks only.



Spiced Parsnip Soup
Chilli Oil Beer Bread

Buffalo Mozzarella, Roasted Aubergine, Pomegranate, Basil & Pine Nuts

Salmon Tartar
Cucumber, Caviar, Saffron Aioli

Ham Hock & Whole Grain Mustard Pressing
Tarragon Emulsion, Apple & Frissee Salad,
Toasted Sour Dough

Breast of Sussex Turkey
Braised Leg, Pigs in Blankets, Chestnut and Cranberry Stuffing
Roast Potato, Braised Red Cabbage, Brussel Sprouts, Turkey Gravy

Pan Fried Cod Fillet
Toulouse Sausage & Butter Bean Cassoulet

Chargrilled Lamb Rump
Dauphinoise Potato, Braised Red Cabbage, Lamb Sauce

Leek & Sussex Charmer Thyme & Oat Crumble
Seasonal Greens


Caramelised Passion Fruit Curd Tart
Praline, White Chocolate Sorbet

Salted Chocolate 54% Mousse, Marmalade Ice Cream

Steamed Christmas Pudding,
Crème Anglaise

Selection of Sussex Cheese and Biscuits
( £3.50 Supplement )
£8 as an additional course

Price for two courses £25.00
Price for three courses £31.00

Ports: Ramos Pinto “Collector” -3.50 (50ml)- Ramos Pinto 10 Year Tawny “Quinta de Ervamoira” - 6.50 (50ml)
Dessert Wine – Santa Julia Tardio – Mendoza, Argentina – 6.25 (125ml)
Freshly Ground Coffee – 2.40 - Double Espresso - 2.40 – Cappuccino – 4.30
Pot of Tea -2.30 (please ask for selection)


Christmas Eve
Mon 24th Lunch 12.00 to 2.30pm
Dinner 6 to 8.45pm
Christmas Day
Tuesday 25th 12 - 2pm - Drinks only

Boxing Day
Wednesday 26th Lunch 12.00 to 3pm
Pub closed from 5pm
Dinner - Closed

Thursday 27th - 30th
Normal Service
New Years Eve
Monday 31st
Lunch 12 to 2pm
Dinner - Reservations only with pre order for dinner
Bar will open for non diners from 10pm. Open to late.
New Years Day
Tuesday 1st Jan
Lunch 12. to 3pm
Pub will close from 5pm
Dinner Closed

Wednesday 2nd
Normal Service


The Cat Inn,
North Lane,
West Hoathly,
West Sussex,
RH19 4PP


(01342) 810369



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