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* Light Bites *

Gambas Pil Pil £5.95

King prawns, chilli, garlic & olive oil, served with crusty bread

Salt & Pepper Squid £5.50

Served with harissa mayo

Doreen's Black Pudding £5.25

With rosemary potatoes & tomato concasse

Hand-battered Chicken Goujons £5.45

Served with a BBQ sauce

Spinach, Chickpea & Aubergine Masala (v) £5.50

Served with poppadom & lime pickle

Crispy Halloumi in Panko Breadcrumbs (v) £4.95

Served with chilli jam

IPA-Battered Scampi £5.95

Served with tartare sauce

Seafood Chowder £6.25

Our chunky chowder served with crusty bread, Gluten Free available

* Sharers *

Homemade Nachos (V) £7.95

With melted cheddar cheese, guacamole, sour cream + homemade salsa

Pulled Pork Nachos £7.95

With melted cheddar cheese, pulled pork, guacamole, sour cream + homemade salsa

The Head of Steam Cheeseboard £9.95

A selection of Belgian + Northumbrian cheeses with Chimay pickle, crackers + oatcakes. Vegetarian & Gluten Free options available

Seafood Chowder for Two (GF) £10.95

Our chunky chowder, served with crusty bread

* Mains *

Seafood Chowder £6.25

Our chunky chowder, served with crusty bread

IPA-Battered Cod Loin £9.95

Served with hand-cut chips, peas + sauce gribiche

The Head of Steam Burger £10.95

2 homemade beef burger patties topped with smoked free range bacon + melted Chimay cheese, served in a Northumbrian sourdough bap

Chicken Burger £10.25

Southern fried chicken breast with chunky salsa + sour cream, served in a Northumbrian sourdough bap

Goats Cheese + Beetroot Burger (V) £10.50

With a balsamic sweet onion relish, served in a Northumbrian sourdough bap. Vegan option available.

Salt & Pepper Squid £5.50

Served with harissa mayo

Moules Frites £11.95

Fresh Shetland mussels cooked in a classic white wine & garlic sauce, served with crusty bread

Homemade Pie of the Week £10.95

Please see our specials board for more details

IPA-Battered Scampi £10.95

Served with tartare sauce and hand-cut chips

10oz Gammon Steak £9.95

Served with a beer-battered pineapple fritter + a local free range egg, Gluten Free Available

10oz Sirloin Steak £15.95

Served with beer battered onion rings, grilled tomato + a Portobello mushroom, Hopi peppercorn sauce. Gluten Free Available

The Head of Steam Mixed Grill £16.95

Rump steak, grilled gammon, lamb chop, chicken breast, Northumberland sausage ring, beer-battered onion rings, grilled tomato, Portobello mushroom + hand-cut chips, Gluten Free Available

Mac 'n' Cheese £5.25

Our take on this classic, with Northumbrian cheddar cheese (add bacon for 50p extra)

* Sides *

Hand-cut Chips (V, VG, GF) £2.95

Sweet Potato Fries (V, VG, GF) £2.95

Seasoned Skinny Fries (V, VG, GF) £2.50

Chef’s Own ‘Slaw (V, GF) £2.50

House Salad (V, GF) £2.95

With a mustard dressing

Crusty Bread with Butter + Oils (V) £2.95

Sauces £2.50

Choose from; Chimay Cheese (GF), Hopi Peppercorn, Creamy Mushroom (GF)

* Kids Menu *

Local Sausage + Mash £4.95

Served with a choice of Heinz beans, peas or salad

Mac 'n' Cheese + Garlic Bread (V) £4.95

Served with a choice of Heinz beans, peas or salad

Chicken Goujons + Fries £4.95

Served with a choice of Heinz beans, peas or salad

4oz Cod + Chips £4.95

Served with a choice of Heinz beans, peas or salad

Head of Steam Burger + Fries £4.95

Served with a choice of Heinz beans, peas or salad

* Eggs *

Florentine (v) £6.50

Spinach & hollandaise sauce.

Eggs Benedict £6.95

Northumbrian ham & hollandaise sauce

Royale £6.95

Scottish smoked salmon & hollandaise sauce

* Breakfast *

Vegetarian Breakfast (v) £7.95

Vegetarian sausages, bubble & squeak cake, two local free-range eggs (fried, scrambled or poached), hash browns, Portobello mushroom, Heinz baked beans & a balsamic grilled tomato (add toast for 50p)

Full Head of Steam Breakfast £7.95

Sausages, two rashers of bacon, two local free-range eggs (fried, scrambled or poached), hash browns, black pudding, Portobello mushroom, Heinz baked beans & a balsamic grilled tomato (add toast for 50p)

* Sandwiches *

Grilled Halloumi £5.50

With pesto, mixed leaves, tomatoes & red onion

BBQ Pulled Pork £5.95

With celeriac & red onion 'slaw

Chargrilled Mediterranean Vegetables (v) £5.50

With red pepper houmous & rocket

Philly Steak Sandwich £6.95

With melted Northumbrian cheddar & sauteed red onions

The Head of Steam Fish Finger Sarnie £5.95

Crispy cod goujons with tartare sauce

Chicken & Bacon Club Sandwich £5.95

Served with a Reuben Sauce

Bacon & Brie £5.50

Served with red onion chutney & mixed leaves