Christmas Menus and Booking Forms

Cat Inn

Our Christmas menu is available from 1st December until 24th December for tables of one or more. Should you wish to enjoy the Christmas menu, we ask that all guests choose from this menu.

Our seasonal menu is also available during the month of December.

We ask for a pre order in advance of the reservation date - you can complete this online here. We would ask that you inform us, at the time of booking you wish to have this menu and then forward your choices, from the booking form at your earliest convenience.

Festive napkins and crackers are included in the price.

Please note we are not open for food on Christmas Day.


Butternut Squash and Sweet Potato Soup

Ham Hock Terrine, Sauce Gribeche, Pickled Vegetables, Beetroot Puree

Kedgeree Fishcake, Coconut and Almond Salad, Curry Mayonnaise

Crispy Sage Polenta, Sweetcorn, Roasted Onion Emulsion, Pickled Baby Onion, Leek
Garlic and Hazelnut Crumb


Breast of Sussex Farm Turkey, Braised Leg, Pigs in Blankets
Apricot and Sage Stuffing, Braised Red Cabbage, Glazed Brussel Sprouts, Carrot and Swede
Roast Potatoes, Bread Sauce and Gravy

Roasted Fillet of Hake
Creamed Potato, Leek, Samphire, Mussels, Dill Beurre Blanc

Grange Farm Venison Haunch
Mash Potato, Creamed Spinach, Venison Jus

Goats Cheese Hash Brown
Roasted Heritage Beetroot, Spinach, Tomato and Watercress


Apple and Blackberry Nut Crumble, Crème Anglaise

Callebaut 70% Chocolate Tart, Milk Ice Cream

Set Lemon Curd, Meringue, Popcorn and Blueberry Sorbet

Selection of Ice Creams – Pistachio, Honeycomb, and Vanilla
Blueberry Sorbet

Selection of Local Artisan Cheeses & Biscuits - Homemade Chutney – (£3.50 Supplement)
(£8 as an additional course)

Price for two courses £23.00
Price for three courses £29.00


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)

Download the menu here
Download the booking form here


Complete the booking form online here>>


Festive Opening Times

Christmas Eve
Sun 24th Lunch 12.00 to 2.30pm
Dinner 6 to 8.30pm

Christmas Day
Mon 25th 12 - 2pm - Drinks only

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

Wednesday 27th - 30th
Normal Service

New Years Eve
Sun 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
Mon 1st Jan
Lunch 12. to 3pm
Pub will close from 5pm
Dinner Closed

Tuesday 2nd
Normal service resumes


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


(01342) 810369



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