Party Menus


Whether your after a venue for a wedding at Rutland Water, a party, a BBQ, a corporate event or just a good old family get together, The Harbour Cafe Bar and Restaurant is an ideal choice. We can cater for up to 65 for a sit down meal or 100 plus for a buffet, bbq or hog roast in the first floor restaurant which boasts panoramic views of the water.

Below are some menu options, these are not set in stone we are flexible therefore we can create a menu to suit your taste and budget.  

We have a great selection of wines available for you to choose to suit your menu choice. 

Carved Buffet £20 (minimum of 12 guests)                                

Honey Baked Ham

Chicken Marinated in Chinese Spices

Poached Salmon with Herb Mayonnaise

Vegetable Quiche

Homemade Coleslaw

Pasta Salad

Mixed Leaf Salad

Tomato, Onion and Chive salad

Potato Salad with Chorizo and Bacon Mayonnaise


Hot Buffet Menu   £20  (minimum of 12 guests)

Thai Chicken Curry

Beef Bourguignon

Mediterranean Roasted Vegetables with Tomato and Herb Sauce

Roasted Garlic and Rosemary New Potatoes


Green Salad

Crusty Bread


Basic Finger Buffet   £6.95

Various sandwiches

Cocktail Sausages with Honey Glaze



Plus a choice of cake £8.95

Set Menu 1 £30


Chicken Liver Pate with Onion Chutney and Toast

Goats Cheese and Caramelised Onion Tartlet with Pear and Walnut Salad

Smoked Salmon and Prawns with Marie Rose Sauce


Chicken Breast wrapped in Smoked Bacon with Wild Mushroom, Tarragon and Cream Sauce

Salmon Fillet with Prawn and Saffron Sauce

Penne Pasta with Roasted Mediterranean Vegetables, Tomato Sauce and Baked with Cheese

All served with seasonal vegetables and potatoes


Dark Chocolate Pot with Almond Biscuits

Lemon and Lime Syllabub

Treacle Tart and Custard


Set Menu 2 £37


Shellfish Bisque finished with Cognac

Wild Mushroom Fricassee with Crispy Pancetta served on Toast

Duck and Chicken Liver Terrine with Port and Redcurrant Sauce


Roast Sirloin of Beef with Madeira Sauce and Yorkshire Pudding

Pan-fried Fillet of Seabass with Shellfish Broth (Clams, Mussels and Crab)

Moroccan Vegetable Casserole with Mint Cous cous


Mixed Berries soaked in Creme de Cassis, layered with Vanilla Mascarpone and Meringue Pieces

Dark Chocolate Truffle Cake with Raspberries and Drambuie Syrup

A Selection of Fine Cheeses and Biscuits


BBQ Menu £27.00

Chicken Kebab in Chilli, Ginger and Coriander marinade

Small Rump Steak

Beef Burger

Lincolnshire Sausages

BBQ Sauce

New Potatoes Roasted in Olive oil, with Rosemary and Garlic


Mixed Leaves

Tomato, Olive and Red Onion

Homemade Coleslaw

Homemade Waldorf Salad

Potato, Chorizo and Bacon Salad

 Crusty Bread

Dessert Options Available £5.50

Hog Roast £15.00

Hog Roast with Apple Sauce and Stuffing

A selection of Salads 

Coach Party Menu £12.95 (mid-week)

Choose one main course and one dessert from:

Fish, Chips and Peas

Cottage Pie with Vegetables

Ham and Cheese Ploughmans

Lasagne and Side Salad


Treacle Tart and Custard

Spotted Dick and Custard

Ice Cream

Chocolate Fudge Cake and Cream

Add tea or coffee £1.70 per person


Afternoon Tea Menus Available starting at £13.95




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