To Start


Goats “cheesecake” £7.50

Beetroot, candied walnuts, honey, lemon


Scottish Smoked Salmon £  7.00

Capers, lemon, boiled egg and brown bread


Ham hock Ballontine  £  7.00

Homemade piccalilli, croutes, parsley 


Breaded Whitebait £7.00

Homemade tartare sauce, lemon


Leek & Potato Soup £6.50

Mature cheddar and chive scones


Meat Dishes 


8oz English Sirloin Steak

Thick cut chips, Grilled flat mushroom and tomato, salad £19.00


Blacksmiths House Burger £ 13

Brioche bun, Mont jack cheese, bacon, lettuce and tomato, chunky chips, house slaw


Honey Glazed Bacon Steak £15 (GF)

Spring onion potato cake, hispi cabbage, poached egg, wholegrain mustard sauce


Cajun Spiced Chicken Breast (GF) £ 14

Summer leaf salad, mint yoghurt, fries

Confit Duck leg £16

Asian style salad, sesame and soy dressing, chilli & lime fries


Fish Dishes

Beer Battered Haddock £ 13.50

Tartare sauce, summer salad, thick cut chips, lemon 


Pan Roast Fillet of Gilthead Seabream £ 16.50

 Creamed potato, tenderstem broccoli, caper and almond brown butter


Smoked haddock “kedgeree” risotto £14

Poached egg, parmesan, soft herbs


Summer Salads


Chicken Caeser £ 12.50

Little gem lettuce, parmesan, croutons


Egg and Crispy Bacon £ 12

Little gem, sping onions, sweet honey mustard dressing


 Prawn marie rose £ 12

Cherry tomato, cucumber, orange


Meat Free Zone


Spicy Bean Burger £ 13

Served with chips and colslaw


Butternut squash and red onion pithivier £ 15

Olive oil mash, hispi cabbage, pesto 


Woodland Mushroom risotto £ 14

Twineham grange, tarragon, crème fraiche


Extras & Sides


Thick Cut Chips £ 3                                  Onion Rings   £ 3.5                                     

Cheesy Chips £ 4                Peppercorn Sauce £3

French Fries £ 3                Blue Cheese Sauce £3

Seasonal Salad £3                      Garlic Bread £3

Bread & Butter £2.5                      Cheesy Garlic Bread £ 3.50


Ploughman’s & Ciabattas Options available 

Mon – Fri until 5pm    




Hand Carved Ham Ploughman’s £11.00

Mixed Cheese Ploughman’s £11.00

Both served with pickled onions, gherkins, apple, coleslaw, 

chutneys and crusty ciabatta

Add extra half ciabatta and butter £1.00

Add ham to your cheese ploughman’s £1.50



Served with summer leaf salad



Sausage & Fried Onion

Smoked Bacon & Brie

Cajun Chicken & Mayo

Cheddar Cheese & red onion jam

Hand Carved Ham & Tomato

Roast Chicken Caesar

The Blacksmith Arms

We would like to welcome you to our restaurant; we are a family run pub, with a focus on freshly cooked and locally sourced food. We use local suppliers to ensure quality and consistency.  


You should always advise your server of any special dietary requirements, including intolerances and allergies. Where possible, our trained staff will advise you on alternative dishes. However, while we do our best to reduce the risk of cross-contamination in our restaurants, we CANNOT guarantee that any of our dishes are free from allergens and therefore cannot accept any liability in this respect. Guests with severe allergies are advised to assess their own level of risk and consume dishes at their own risk.

The information provided in our restaurants should NOT be considered as any form of guarantee but as a best faith effort to provide you with information on our dishes. You should use this information to help you assess your own level of risk, based on your personal circumstances, before eating any of our dishes.

Please remember, even if it's your first time or you're a regular guest please ALWAYS inform us of any allergies or intolerances so we can take additional controls when serving your food and drink



We are a family run pub and also have a sister pub:
phone: 01233 623975
84 the street ashford tn240na