Our food at The Black Venus
Traditional country pub in Challacombe, Exmoor National Park, Devon
The bar is a cosy place in which to enjoy a drink or a meal from our comprehensive menus. Food is served 7 days a week, lunchtime and evening and a choice of roasts on Sundays. Fresh fish is available daily.
Our main menu is available lunchtime and please see our daily specials shown in the bar.
Our Christmas Party Menu
Homemade Mulled Wine
Celeriac Soup ~ Hazelnuts ~ Truffle Oil
Duck Liver Parfait ~ Smoked Duck Breast ~ Cherry & Orange Chutney ~ Toasted Brioche
Seared Scallops ~ Spiced Carrot Puree ~ Chorizo Crumb
Madeira Mushrooms ~ Parmesan ~ Toasted Sourdough
Roast Turkey Breast ~ Pigs in Blankets ~ Apricot & Hazelnut Stuffing
Roast Topside of Beef ~ Homemade Yorkshire Pudding
Nut Roast ~ Caramelised Onion & Sherry Gravy
Cornish Sole Fillet ~ Devon Crab Cake ~ Crab Bisque
Homemade Spiced Paneer ~ Curried chickpeas ~ Coriander Chutney
Christmas Pudding ~ Brandy Sauce
Pear & Blackberry Crumble ~ Cinnamon Ice Cream
Lemon, Earl Grey & Poppy Seed Cake ~ Lemon Curd ~ Earl Grey Ice Cream
Passionfruit & Chocolate Mousse
Selection of 6 Cheeses ~ Biscuits (£3 supplement)
Reservations required. Please telephone 01598 763251.
Available 1st-24th December, Lunch and Evening
Available daily our always popular Black Venus fish & chips.
We also have lovely outside seating and a children's play area.
Kids play area
Fresh fish menu
Kids play area
A real traditional pub where you can relax…
Enjoy a meal, try our home made pork scratchings with a local ale, challenge someone to a game of pool or just chat by the bar you will always be assured of a warm welcome at The Black Venus