Selborne Arms Menu

Open for table service and takeaways!

If you order a takeaway please come into the Hanger Bar (through the green door or front door) to collect.

Welcome to the Selborne Arms! Our food is all homemade (including our very popular pies!) and is prepared fresh to order so please bear with us during busy times. All these meals are available for takeaway too! We hope you will enjoy your visit. Be assured we are doing everything we can to keep you, our staff and our family safe and we hold the highest possible food hygiene rating. Stay healthy everyone! Thank you for your support, patience and consideration while we work within current guidelines.

Please read our guidance about entry to the pub and don't forget you can book a table if you want to sit inside or on the covered patio. View our menu and drinks list here or request a paper copy when you arrive.
Please try to order takeaways in advance. 10% DISCOUNT ON ALL TAKEAWAYS!

Phone : 01420 511247
Available between 12 - 2pm and 6.30pm - 8.30pm


Our own Welsh Rarebit
on toasted homemade bread with our own Green Tomato Chutney

Iman Byaldi
Turkish-spiced aubergine, accompanied by Tzatziki

Twice-baked Winchester Cheese Souffle
with a lemon-dressed herb salad

Moroccan-spiced Vegetable Fritters
with herb salad and rose-harissa dip

Small portion of Tossed Salad of Smoked Duck
(see below)

Small portion of Tossed Salad of Scottish Smoked Salmon
(see below)

Soup of the Day - Italian Tomato
served with half a crusty baguette


Smoked Haddock Fishcake
with poached egg, our own tartare sauce, pea puree and grilled Little Gem

Steamed Mutton Pudding
with onion soubise and gravy; fresh buttered vegetables.

Savoury Sweet Onion, Wild Rocket and Goats Cheese Cheesecake
With a tossed salad of mixed leaves, sweet herbs, shaven apple, cranberries and toasted pine nuts, with orange oil

Our Own Battered Haddock Fillet
With chips and mushy peas

Char grilled 8oz Rib Eye Steak
With chips, lemon-dressed watercress and grilled tomato

Salmon fillet with Za'atar crust
with Cavolo Nero, buttered new potatoes and tahini

Homemade Steak & Ale Pie
With chips or buttered new potatoes and fresh vegetables

Chicken Tikka Masala Pie
With chips or buttered new potatoes and fresh vegetables

Homemade Vegan Pie filled with Jerusalem Artichokes, Chestnuts and Golden Raisins
with our own cranberry sauce, served with chips or new potatoes and fresh vegetables

6oz Beef burger
In sesame seed bun with little gem lettuce, tomato and dill pickle
- with chips or salad £10
- with cheddar / stilton / egg / bacon add £1.50 per item
- with extra beef burger (to make it 12oz!) add £4

Turkey Burger
locally made burger in a sesame seed bun with a 'pig in blanket', our own cranberry sauce, sage and onion stuffing and lettuce
- with chips or salad £11

Our homemade Southern Fried Chicken with a zingy tomato mayo and lettuce
in a sesame seeded bun
- with chips or salad £11

Home cooked Ham with egg & chips

Tossed Salad of Scottish Smoked Salmon
Garlic & Parmesan croutons, leaves, herbs, cherry tomatoes, lemon oil and Balsamic

Tossed Salad of Smoked Duck breast
Winchester cheese shavings, leaves, herbs, sun-blush tomatoes, toasted pine nuts

Wholetail Breaded Scampi & Chips
With salad garnish

Deep fried breaded Whitebait
On a bed of seasonal leaves with cherry tomatoes and lemon


Chips £4
Cheesy chips £5
Crusty bread £2.50
Mixed veg £4
Side salad £4


Chicken bites; Fishfingers; Sausages
With chips and beans or salad

Small Ploughmans
With ham, Cheddar or Brie

Macaroni Cheese

Half Jacket Potato
With cheese, beans or tuna mayonnaise

Lunchtime Bites

Jacket Potatoes £8.50
Choose up to 2 fillings from the following:
Cheddar; Ham; Coleslaw; Tuna mayonnaise; Prawns in Marie Rose sauce; Baked beans

Baguettes £8.50
replace your salad garnish with a bowl of today's soup - add £2
Bacon & Brie; BLT; Brie & Tomato; Roast Beef with mustard mayo & watercress; Tuna mayonnaise; Ham; Ham & Cheese; Cheese & Pickle; Prawns in Marie Rose sauce

Traditional Ploughmans
mixed leaves, bread, pickle, apple, tomato, grapes, celery, pickled onion
Choose from Cheddar; Cornish Brie; Winchester Cheese; Somerset Goats Cheese; Stilton; Ham
1 item £10 / 2 items £14 / small portion (1 item only) £7

Sunday Roast

Sirloin of Beef, served pink (unless requested well done) with gravy, roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding and fresh vegetables
£15.50 / Small portion £8


Sticky Toffee Pudding

Treacle Tart

Tarte au Citron

Blueberry Bakewell tart (vegan)

Spotted Dick

All can be served with custard or fresh cream or ice cream

Homemade Chocolate Brownie with vanilla ice cream

Ice cream

all our regular ice cream is from Meadow Cottage Farm
Cones - single scoop £2, double scoop £3.50
Bowl - 1 scoop £1.75; 2 scoops £3.25; 3 scoops £4
Flavours - Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry; Butter Toffee; Jamaican Rum & Raisin; Vanilla & Stem Ginger; Morello Cherry
Also available - Dairy free vanilla; Raspberry Sorbet; Lemon Sorbet

All prices include VAT at 12.5%.

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Wine by the glass:
Dominio de la Fuente Tempranillo (Spain, Organic) 175ml £5.60, 250ml £7.75
Big Bombora Shiraz (Australia) 175ml £5, 250ml £7.20
Two Ridge Trail Merlot (Australia) 175ml £5.60, 250ml £7.75
Beaute du Sud Malbec (France) 175ml £6.20, 250ml £8.50

Bantry Bay Chenin Blanc (S. Africa) 175ml £5.60, 250ml £7.75
Crescendo Pinot Grigio (Italy) 175ml £5, 250ml £7.20
L'abeille Picpoul de Pinet (France) 175ml £6.20, 250ml £8.50
Flor del Fuego Chardonnay (Chile) 175ml £5, 250ml £7.20
Finger Post Sauvignon Blanc (New Zealand) 175ml £6.20, 250ml £8.50

Blushmore Zinfandel (Italy) 175ml £5, 250ml £7.20
Torre Alta Pinot Grigio Rose (Italy) 175ml £5.60, 250ml £7.75

Prosecco Bel Canto (Italy) Bottle £25, 20cl bottle £8.50
Selborne Brut (England) £42
Selborne Rose (England) £45

Range of gins, whiskies, spirits and mixers available

Real ales available
Ringwood Fortyniner, Bowman Swift One, 3 x guest ales

Draught Lager - Fosters, Kronenbourg
Draught Cider - Mr Whitehead's Equinox, Hogs Back's Hazy Hog
Hobgoblin IPA
Bottled Lager - Peroni 620ml, Hop House 13 650ml, Beck's Blue (alcohol free)
Bottled Cider - Mr Whitehead's Cirrus Minor, Mr Whitehead's Heart of Hampshire, Bulmers Original, Bulmers Crushed Berries and Lime

Other alcohol - Crabbies Ginger Beer

Soft Drinks (draught) - Hartridges Cola, Diet Cola, Lemonade, Lime juice, soda
Soft drinks (still) - Orange juice, Pineapple juice, Tomato juice, Apple & Mango, Orange & Passionfruit, Apple & Raspberry, Cranberry, Mr Whitehead's Apple Juice, Ribena
Soft drinks (sparkling) - New Forest Sparkling Water, Coca Cola, Diet Coke, Appletiser, Ginger Beer, Elderflower Presse

Teas - PG Tips, Tetley Decaf, Camomile, Earl Grey, Peppermint, Organic Pure Green Tea
Coffee - Americano, Latte, Cappuccino, Espresso

All prices include VAT at 12.5% (20% on alcohol)

Food Availability Times


Served 12 noon to 2pm Monday to Sunday
Takeaway : 12 noon - 2pm Wednesday - Sunday


Served 6.30pm to 8.30pm Monday to Sunday
Takeaway: 6pm - 8pm Wednesday - Sunday

Christmas food
As above except for the following dates:
25th December - no food
26th December - 12 noon to 2.30pm only
31st December - 12 noon to 2pm only
1st January - 12 noon to 2.3pm only


Nick and Hayley Carter and all the staff welcome you to The Selborne Arms, located in the beautiful village of Selborne in the South Downs National Park.

The majority of the produce on our menus is from as close to our doorstep as possible. We have been keen supporters of the quality and welfare of our local produce since our arrival here in January 2001 and believe this can only add to your experience here with us.

All our food is prepared fresh to order so may take a little longer than usual during busy periods.

If you suffer from any allergies please do let us know and we will try to help in any way we can. We do not use any GM products.

VAT is included at 20%.

Service is not included.


Don’t forget to check out our specials and dessert boards!


Battered Haddock, chips and mushy peas
Battered Haddock, chips and mushy peas
6oz Beef Burger with Chips
6oz Beef Burger with Chips