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The Menus

Flavours that change with the seasons.....................

Browns innovative style is truly exposed in the passion for attention to detail and true honest flavours it produces and is displayed in our many varied menus and pride ourselves on unsurpassed quality. 

Dining at Browns is a true experience, not only are the dishes from the kitchens honest, exciting and truly brilliant, but the service is warm, friendly and sincere. The restaurant brigade ensure that all your needs are attended to and all your expectations are met.
The menus are completely dictated by the seasons and therefore can change on a daily basis according to market availability.

Menus

  • Lunch

    Browns lunch menu has established a reputation locally for serving the best 2 or 3 course lunch in the area. The menu changes daily and features local and seasonal fresh produce and gives a real taste of our stylish and high quality cuisine at an excellent value price. The menu provides the perfect balance of choice that will surprise and delight our diners.

    Moreover, we respect the busy demands on your time and guarantee to serve you lunch, two courses '” within one hour. Should time not be an issue, then you are naturally invited to linger over your meal as long as you like - why not retire to the lounges and take your ease in deep soft sofas and armchairs.

    Enjoy the comfortable, warm and homely area with log fires, oak beams, and rough-hewn stonework walls.

    Click here to view a sample lunch menu

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  • Brasserie

    The Brasserie is open from 11.00hrs – 22.00hrs seven days a week.

    Our menu is simple, affordable and fun, because that's the way we feel your dining experience should be.

    Simple, because we believe great quality food should be available to everyone. We create dishes that are unpretentious and uncomplicated, using the best seasonal produce from trusted local suppliers. This is the keystone of our simple modern style with distinct Devonshire and British influences.

    Affordable, because we create a dining experience with a reasonable, sensibly priced menu, which changes daily. Taking humble ingredients, such as ox cheek, lambs liver, and mackerel, we employ modern cooking techniques to unlock their great flavours and textures.

    Our brassiere menu, drawing on whatever is in season, is testament to this with prices from £6.95. The menu offers sandwiches, snacks and lighter bites, that can be taken in the lounge or Orangery.

    Or of course you can enjoy the Brasserie menu in the courtyard, or the roof top garden of the property

    Click here to view a sample Brasserie Menu

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  • Dessert

    Dessert & Pudding - Something special, delicious and sweet.

    The desserts on our menu are brimming with interesting textures that are cleverly contrasted, offering vibrant tastes and touches, dazzling both the eye and the taste buds, an intriguing array of sugary fantasies for you to sample.

    Click here to view a sample Desert Menu

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  • Sunday Lunch

    Sundays are a special day at Browns Hotel, with our mouth-watering roast beef on offer, accompanied by all the classic trimmings making an appearance on the menu.

    We are able to cater for your Sunday get together and regularly host family parties and serve a fantastic sunday lunch for you to enjoy in the restaurant, conservatory, courtyard or the roof top terrace, with a great view of the historic town of Tavistock.

    If there is anything at all that our staff can do to make your dining experience more enjoyable, please don't hesitate to ask.

    Click here to view a sample Sunday Lunch Menu

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  • Afternoon Tea

    Browns is a great place to take afternoon tea, take a break from a hard day of shopping or rounding of a walk on picturesque Dartmoor Browns offers a relaxing environment to enjoy the tradition of afternoon tea.

    Afternoon tea is a real treat, try one of our legendary Devon cream teas with Devonshire clotted cream and organic strawberry preserve and warm scones and a large choice of teas. There are no set rules about the content of a traditional Afternoon Tea menu, but it usually consists of sandwiches and warm scones.

    Browns High Tea is a wonderful selection of fresh finger sandwiches, cakes and scones, with Devonshire clotted cream, organic strawberry preserve and a large choice of teas.

    Choose from a range of teas:

    Assam - A strong full-bodied tea from India, which has a distinctive, 'malty' flavour.
    Darjeeling - An aromatic and astringent tea from India, with a hint of almonds and wildflowers.
    Earl Grey - A blend of black teas scented with oil of bergamot named after Charles, 2nd Earl Grey, who was Prime Minister from 1830 to 1834.
    Lapsang Souchong - A Chinese tea fired over smoking pine needles, which produces a striking smoky odour and flavour.

    Throughout the Autumn into Spring sit in the wine bar and lounges in front of the open log fires and when the sun comes out enjoy al fresco in the stone walled and cobbled courtyard, the orangery or on the roof top terrace.

    Whatever your taste, we have something to satisfy it. 

    Click here to view a sample Afternoon Tea Menu

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  • Breakfast

    Breakfast is an important part of the day at Browns Hotel and it is said, that starting out with a good breakfast restores energy levels and makes us considerably more productive in whatever tasks that we undertake during the day.

    In responding to this important need, we at Browns have decided to add breakfasts to our offerings, which will be available from Mondays to Sundays 07.30hrs - 10.00hrs.

    From a traditional full English breakfast, using locally sourced ingredients, or a healthy calorie conscious start to the day - Our new breakfast menu offers a variety of continental and full English options. Breakfast may be served to order or be offered from our buffet.

    And if we don't have it, then just ask – we aim to please!

    Taken in the conservatory or weather permitting in the courtyard, we can provide all you need to help you get the best start to a busy day out or the perfect setting to have a celebratory champagne breakfast with friends whilst enjoying the surroundings of Browns.

    If you feel like starting out a little earlier and enjoying a relaxing breakfast with the newspaper, meeting up with friends after the school run or taking a bracing morning walk and finishing up with breakfast, then we are here to make the start of your day more enjoyable.

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  • Children

    We are always keen to welcome children at Browns and our children's menu offers an option to taste grown-up food at a smaller price, with foods such as roasted organic Creedy Carver chicken or grilled salmon.

    We feel it is important that children have a healthy and balanced meal, with this in mind we offer the freshest of fruit, and vegetables on our menus, with child size portions - our aim is to offer nutritionally sound menus with vegetables a-plenty.

    Click here to view a sample Children's Menu

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  • Dinner

    Dinner in our award wining restaurant at Browns Hotel is a treat.

    We have a fine dining menu available every night, including specials of the day, which may depend on what has come in at Brixham and Salcombe harbour that morning. Our head chef and his team work hard to source good local, fresh produce and create a balanced menu that will surprise and delight our diners.

    Take a pre-dinner drink in our Wine Bar or Roof Top Secret Garden before sitting down to Seared loin of South Devon beef, artichoke, potato fondant, shitake, Madeira.

    Children are welcome in the restaurant, or we can arrange a childrens high tea in the early evening, leaving parents to enjoy an intimate dinner later on.

    Click here to view a sample Dinner Menu

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  • Dessert

    Dessert & Pudding - Something special, delicious and sweet.

    The desserts on our menu are brimming with interesting textures that are cleverly contrasted, offering vibrant tastes and touches, dazzling both the eye and the taste buds, an intriguing array of sugary fantasies for you to sample.

    Click here to view a sample Dessert Menu

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  • Taster

    The fine dining restaurant is complemented by the addition of "The Taster Menu".

    For a very different, but very special experience, our exquisite "Taster" options are the Crème De La Crème of menus.

    The five course tasting menu that changes daily is somewhat more innovative in approach, utilising produce that may have only the briefest season and includes Browns signature dishes.

    The Taster menu is available for lunch & dinner.

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  • Vegetarian / Pescetarian

    At Browns we celebrate food, This means, amongst other things, we create a gourmet vegetarian dining experience out of vegetarian, healthy, and environmentally friendly foods. We strive to make vegetarian dining fun and exciting.

    Our cuisine is influenced by the flavours and sourcing our ingredients with care.

    We intensify the flavour of dishes by careful cooking and by combining ingredients in unexpected ways using only the freshest produce, organic where possible, and some of the finest free range eggs.

    We also have a selection of vegan dishes or vegan options. These are melt-in-the-mouth.

    The current favorite being - Aubergine, polenta, mozzarella and sweet red pepper gateaux, basil, vine tomato relish.

    Click here to view a sample Vegetarian / Pescetarian Menu

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  • Vegan

    At Browns we celebrate food, This means, amongst other things, we create a gourmet vegan dining experience out of healthy, and environmentally friendly foods. We strive to make vegan dining fun and exciting.

    Our cuisine is influenced by the flavours and sourcing our ingredients with care, ensuring all of our dishes are completely animal-free.

    We intensify the flavour of dishes by careful cooking and by combining ingredients in unexpected ways using only the freshest produce, organic where possible, and some of the finest free range eggs.

    We also have a selection of vegetarian dishes or vegetarian options. These are melt-in-the-mouth.

    The current favorite being - Aubergine, polenta, mozzarella and sweet red pepper gateaux, basil, vine tomato relish.

    Click here to view a sample Vegan Menu

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  • Cheese List

    Cheeses matured to perfection .........

    At Browns we select only the highest quality artisan chesses from small farm producers, people who care for their cheeses so they fulfil their authentic taste and character
    Preparing the perfect British cheeseboard can be somewhat of an art, we carefully choose from three to five cheeses as any more will overwhelm the palate.
    The cheeseboard selection delights and excites with every bite, tempting the taste buds with distinctly different styles, tastes, and textures. whether creamy or mature all are rich in flavour all offer their own unique qualities.

    Sample cheese  board:
    Quickes mature cheddar - Creamy strong taste with a unique quality
    Oxford blue - Well veined, soft and rich flavour
    Cornish brie - Mild and creamy flavour, with a smooth texture
    Kinderton ash goats cheese - Rolled in salted ash, smooth in texture, creamy and yet robust in flavour
    Godminster organic vintage cheddar - Outstanding depth of flavour with distinctive purple wax

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  • Archive Menus

    You can review our old menus by selecting them from the list below:

    pdf  click here to download our Spring & Summer 2012 overview menu

    pdf  click here to download our Autum & Winter 2011 overview menu

    pdf  click here to download our·Spring & Summer 2011·overview menu

    You will need Adobe PDF Reader to view these, if you don't already have it please download it using the following link·
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You can view all of our menus in detail by·selecting each of the tabs above.