We have a beautiful new drive, some new paintwork and new poems in the loos. Our super fast broadband is in and we have introduced a new menu of seasonal delights. A quick reminder that we are not serving food on Mondays or Tuesdays for January and February. We will be closed on those days until 4pm, when we open for drinks. However we now have extraordinarily good sausage rolls available at the bar (the secret is the onion marmalade in them!)
Italian Cookery Demonstration and Lunch – Our head chef Mauli originally trained with Antonio Carluccio and for this demo he will share some of his knowledge and experience of Italian cookery. Enjoy tea, coffee and cake, a two hour cookery demonstration, a delicious lunch and a glass of wine. Starts 11am, £35 per person.
Gin Pairing Supper March 15th – Our last gin supper could have filled the entire restaurant twice over. Join us for a gin fizz cocktail on arrival and a five course supper with a different gin with each course. You will be guided through each tipple by our gin expert. 7pm start, £55 per person.
Cookery Demo with Emma Crowhurst May 15th – Local culinary legend Emma Crowhurst will thrill you with her knowledge and stories whilst demonstrating how to make delicious canapés for your guests. Emma has enjoyed a varied career, which has encompassed many years as a chef working at some of London’s most prestigious restaurants. Emma was Head Teacher at the famous Leith’s School of Food and Wine in Kensington before co-presenting BBC2’s Food and Drink Programme and appearing on Ready Steady Cook , Celebrity Chef , Weakest Link and The Generation Game. Enjoy tea, coffee and cake, a two hour cookery demonstration, a delicious lunch and a glass of wine. Starts 11am, £35 per person.
Supper and Quiz Night – Our next quiz will be on Thursday 7th March There will a delicious two course supper and a fun pub quiz of seven rounds. £18 per person, teams of four to six people. We are considering having an ‘open table’ for people who would like to join a team. Let us know if you are interested. First prize is a £50 voucher, second prize is a £25 voucher. Just a few spaces left.
Mothers Day March 31st – We are now very well known for our Sunday roast and Mothers Day is always the busiest Sunday of the year. There will be a little surprise for all the mothers and grandmothers who visit , our delicious roast menu and some specials too.
Indulgent Saturday Brunch – Brunch is now well established every Saturday from 10am until 2pm. There is a delicious menu with exciting options from a fruit platter to pancakes or porridge, or more substantial dishes of a full English to kedgeree or huevos rancheros (our most popular dish). It includes veggie & vegan choices as well as a children’s’ menu too. Our a la carte lunch menu will be available from 12pm until 3pm as usual.
Did You Know – At The Turks Head we support a different charity each year. This year we have chosen The Riding For The Disabled Woodbridge & District Group, who are based in Clopton. They teach riding and carriage driving to disabled children and adults regardless of what their disability might be and have been doing this for over 30 years. The benefits to all who ride or drive with there are huge. It provides them with valuable therapeutic exercise, an opportunity to develop their social skills and a chance to build relationships with the horses and ponies. They are completely self funding. If you use Amazon, you can shop through Amazon Smile instead. Select Riding For The Disabled Woodbridge as your charity and Amazon donate 0.5% of you net purchase value. It costs you nothing. Easy peasy
Please note we will not be serving food on Mondays and Tuesdays in January and February, but will be opening from 4pm to 10pm just for drinks.