Celebratory Lunch Menu

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Before Michael Caines hangs up his apron for the final time at Gidleigh Park join us to celebrate his twenty one years at the hotel with this very special menu encapsulating his favourite dishes from his time here...


Terrine of roasted autumn vegetables
truffle vinaigrette

Red mullet
Thai purée, fennel and dill salad with tomato fondue

Devon quail
truffled egg yolk, potato and rosemary gnocchi with a tarragon jus


Wild mushroom risotto
Parmesan crisp and mushroom velouté

Boudin of lemon sole and langoustine mousse
crushed olive potatoes and a langoustine and vanilla bisque

Local lamb
olive crust, fondant potato, smoked aubergine, roast garlic and a tapenade jus


Hot orange and Grand Marnier soufflé
confit orange sorbet

Trio of chocolate
hazelnut and milk chocolate parfait, dark chocolate mousse on a chocolate sablé biscuit and white chocolate ice cream

Plate of apple
Tarte Tatin, mousse, cider ice cream and a Cox’s apple purée


Coffee and petits fours 

 “Leaving Gidleigh Park will be an emotional parting. A good part of my life has been spent in this very special place on the edge of Dartmoor. We have enjoyed some truly wonderful years and I’m immensely proud of what we ‒ my team and I, as well as everyone involved with Gidleigh Park ‒ have achieved over more than two decades.” Michael Caines MBE


Two courses £45.00 per person
including starter (or dessert), main course and coffee and petit fours

Three courses £55.00 per person
including starter, main course and dessert and coffee and petit fours



Alternatively, to make your reservation please call 01647 432 367 or email

Subject to availability and pre-booking is essential. This special menu is available until Tuesday 1st December 2015.


Allergy Information: Some of our foods may contain nuts and other allergens. If you have any special dietary requiremes, please speak to a member of our restaurant team who can advise you on your choice.