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Our Evening Menu

The Axe Evening Menu

New outdoor heated & covered seating areas...

Eat alfresco under heated table lights... Or choose our cosy indoor dining. This evening menu is not available on Sunday lunches.


  • Homemade Soup of the Day 5.95

    Served with a crusty roll

  • Prawn Cocktail 7.45

    Served with Marie-rose sauce, brown bread & butter

  • Creamy Garlic Mushrooms 6.95

    Served with a crusty roll

  • Nachos (Great for Sharing) 7.95

    Served with melted cheddar, jalapenos, salsa & guacamole

  • Chilli Nachos (Great for Sharing) 9.95

    Served with chilli, melted cheddar, jalapenos, salsa, and guacamole

  • The Axe Platter (Great for Sharing) 13.95

    Our very own combination of chicken goujons, breaded brie, onion rings, baguette, olives, caramelised onion chutney, all finished off with salad garnish and BBQ, mayonnaise and sweet chilli dips

Main Meals

  • Beef Chilli Con Carne 10.95

    Served with rice, tortillas and a crusty roll

  • Homemade Shortcrust Steak & Ale Pie 11.95

    Served with veg & a choice of potatoes

  • Traditional Lasagne 11.95

    Served with chips and salad

  • Chicken Curry 11.95

    Choose from; Tikka Masala, Rogan Josh or Madras. All served with rice and naan bread

  • Fresh Grimsby Haddock 11.95

    Served with chips and mushy or garden peas. Gluten free option available on request

  • Wholetail Whitby Scampi 10.25

    Served with chips, peas and salad

  • Home Cooked Ham Ⓖ 9.95

    Served with chips & two eggs

  • Cottage Pie 11.95

    Topped with cheesy mash, served with fresh vegetables

  • Hunters Chicken Ⓖ 11.95

    Chicken breast topped with bacon, BBQ sauce and grated cheddar, served with chips and salad

  • Caramelised Onion & Cheddar Cheese Tart ⓥ 9.75

    Served with homemade coleslaw, salad and a choice of potatoes

  • The Axe Burger 12.95

    Served in a bun with bacon, cheddar cheese, onion rings and a gherkin. With homemade chips or fries, homemade coleslaw and salad

  • Southern Fried Chicken Burger 11.95

    Served in a bun with salsa, cheddar cheese, onion rings. With homemade chips or fries, homemade coleslaw and salad

  • Quorn Cottage Pie ⓥ Ⓖ 10.45

    Topped with cheesy mash, served fresh vegetables

  • Vegetarian Curry ⓥ 10.95

    Served with rice and naan bread. Choose from: Rogan Josh, Tikka Masala or Madras

  • BBQ Lentil Burgers ⓥ 🌱 Ⓖ 10.95

    Served with new potatoes & salad

  • Axe Ploughman’s 11.95

    Served with cheddar cheese, home cooked ham, chutney, pickled onions, a crusty roll with butter & salad garnish

  • Wholetail Scampi Salad 10.25

    served with cheddar grated cheese, coleslaw, and a crusty roll

  • Warm Chicken Salad 10.95

    Served with sliced new potatoes a crusty roll, and homemade coleslaw

  • The Axe Wrap 9.45

    Southern Fried Chicken with Bacon, cheddar cheese and salad and your choice of mayo BBQ or sweet chilli sauce, served with fries and coleslaw

Dine With us for Pizza's, Steaks & Homemade cuisine

Dine alfresco in our new covered bars.
Heated tables for those cool evenings...

Pizza Menu

Our hand-made 12” Thin Crust pizzas are freshly prepared starting with a hand-made dough base Ask when ordering if you’d like to swap from a tomato to a BBQ Base. Please note pizza only served PM

  • Mozzarella and Cheddar Cheese 9.45

    Mixed with Fresh Sliced Tomatoes

  • Vegetarian 9.95

    Mushrooms, peppers, onion, cheddar cheese & tomatoes

  • Ham & Pineapple 10.45
  • Pepperoni 10.45
  • BBQ Chicken 10.95
  • Sweet Chilli Chicken 10.95
  • Cajun Chicken & Red Onion 10.95
  • Meat Feast 10.95

    Sausage, chicken, peperoni & ham

Steak Menu

Please note Steaks only served PM

  • 10oz Gammon Steak 12.95

    Topped with egg and pineapple, served with homemade chips, onion rings and garden peas

  • 8oz Rump Steak 16.95

    Please state how you like it...

  • Surf and Turf 18.95

    8oz Rump Steak with scampi

  • Add a sauce 3.45

    Freshly prepared sauce: Hot Peppercorn, Classic Stilton or Creamy Dianne 2.75

Homemade Children’s Dishes

  • French Bread Pizza 5.95

    Topped with Cheddar Cheese and Tomato *

  • Wholetail Scampi, Chicken Bites or Chipolata Sausages * 6.45

    *Served with two of the following: chips, new potatoes, mashed potato, baked beans, peas or salad

Side Dishes

  • Cheese and Bacon Skinny Fries 7.95

    Ideal for sharing

  • Hot Fries 8.95

    Skinny fries served with chilli and melted cheddar cheese. Ideal for sharing

  • Homemade Chips 3.45
  • Homemade Chips with Cheddar Cheese 3.95
  • Homemade Coleslaw 2.95
  • Homemade Onion Rings 3.95
  • Skinny Fries (Ask for spicy seasoning) 3.95
  • Bread & Butter (2 slices) 0.75

Please ask a member of staff for this week’s Chef's specials and desserts menu
All meals are available to eat in or takeaway

Vegetarian = ⓥ | Vegan = 🌱 | Gluten Free = Ⓖ

If you have Food Allergies/Intolerances, please advise our team as some or all of our food may contain but not limited to any of the following: Cereals containing Gluten, Crustaceans, Eggs, Fish, Peanuts and other nuts, Soybean, Milk, Celery, Mustard, Sesame seeds, Sulphites, Lupin and Molluscs. We cannot guarantee any items are free of the above. Our Chefs are always happy to try and cater for anyone with any intolerances when advised and booked in advance

eat, dine & drink

Our opening times for the bars & restaurants are;

Monday & Tuesday
Bar – 4 – 9.30 pm Kitchen – Closed
Wednesday & Thursday
Bar – 12-10 pm
Kitchen – 12.30 – 3 pm & 5 – 8 pm
Friday & Saturday
Bar – 12-12 pm
Kitchen – 12.30 – 3 pm & 5 – 8.30 pm
Bar – 12-10 pm
Kitchen – 12.30 – 3 pm & 5 – 8 pm

Take-Away Food will still be available during our kitchen opening hours. During opening hours call 01507 358738 to book a table or a takeaway. Or you can email us outside of our opening hours at booking@axeandcleaver.com 

Check out our Food Pop-up nights on Mondays & Tuesdays

We will confirm your booking ASAP
Thank you

a menu

Take the time to look over our menus before you arrive !


MONDAY & TUESDAY from 4pm 
Check out our Food Pop-up nights on Mondays & Tuesdays. 
Indian Curry Pot, Pie-o-neers and Wrap nights


Tikka. Rogan Josh or Madras currys.
Choice of beef or chicken. Served with boiled rice & naan bread. Including a FREE pint or alternatives. Selected pints (ask at the bar) or any real ale, wine or soft drink.

A choice of pie fillings served with chips or mash. Peas, carrots & gravy. Including a FREE pint or alternatives. Selected pints ask (ask at the bar)  or any real ale, wine or soft drink.

FRIDAYS | FISH FRIDAY. 12 till 3 and 5 till 8.30 pm
Fish, chips & mushy peas

12″ handmade stone-baked Italian pizzas with our own special homemade dough. Buy one get the cheaper one, half price !!
From £8.45

Chefs Weekly Menu

5 till 8 pm
Friday to Sunday evenings
This week's menu from 31st March 23

Dine with us or take away...


Telephone 01507 358738
Bookings booking@axeandcleaver.com


Mighty Mixed Grill
Lincolnshire sausage, 4oz Rump Steak, 4oz Pork Loin, 4oz Gammon Steak and a Lamb Chop. All are served with homemade chips, mushrooms, tomato, egg, onion rings and garden peas.

Stilton Chicken
Tender sliced chicken breast topped with bacon and a rich stilton sauce. Served with buttery new potatoes, salad & coleslaw.

Burger of the Week – Bacon Brie & Cranberry
Our homemade 8oz beef burger on a bed of lettuce, topped with bacon, brie & cranberry in a brioche bun. Served with fries, salad, coleslaw & onion rings.

Fisherman’s Catch
Half a Haddock, scampi, breaded salmon fishcakes and salt and pepper squid. Served with homemade chips and mushy peas.

Pan Fried Salmon
Pan Fried Salmon. Served with buttery new potatoes, seasonal vegetables, and a hollandaise sauce.


5.95 each

Fruit Berry Stack 
Triple layer of raspberry, blackcurrant, and white chocolate with lemon zest.  Topped with forest fruits and sweet glazed. 

Hanky Panky Chocolate Cream Pie 
Biscuit Base layered with chocolate fudge, ripples of vanilla and milk chocolate flavoured mousse & enrobed with a chocolate coating, decorated with sprinkles of white chocolate. 

Chocolate Brownie 
Chocolate brownie served warm, drizzled in chocolate sauce. (Gluten Free On request) 

Sticky Toffee Pudding 
Drizzled in our homemade warm toffee sauce. 

The Trio 
Chocolate brownie, Applebys honeycomb ice cream, & a lemon drizzle slice 

Apple & Blackberry Crumble 
Traditional crumble 

Treacle Sponge 
Our classic treacle sponge. 

New Yorker Cheesecake 
Biscuit base, topped with luxury baked cheesecake, (Gluten Free) 

All Desserts above come with one of the following; cream, custard, or 1 scoop of vanilla ice-cream

Profiterole Sundae
Chocolate and vanilla ice cream with profiteroles, squirty cream drizzled in chocolate sauce

Biscoff Ice Cream Cake
Biscuit base, layered with Appleby’s Biscoff and chocolate ice cream topped with Biscoff crumb and biscuits

Selection of ice creams from Appleby’s Ices. (All gluten-free unless stated)
Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate, Mint Choc Chip, Biscoff (Not GF), Lemon Sorbet.
1 scoop 1.50 / 2 scoops 3.00 / 3 scoops 4.50