Good Pub Food | The Old Plough Shortlanesend Truro

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Our Menu

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Food Served Lunchtime
12 – 3pm Last orders 2.45pm
Food served Evenings
6pm – 9pm  Last orders 8.45pm


Sharing Platter (v) – 8.95

Potato wedges, breaded mushrooms and

onion rings served with garlic mayo and BBQ sauce

Garlic Bread Slices (v)- 3.00

Cheesy Garlic Bread Slices (v) – 3.50

Breaded Mushrooms (v) – 4.25

Served with garlic mayo

Breaded Plaice Goujons – 4.25

Served with tartare sauce

Soup of the day (v) (available as GF) – 4.25

Served with a bread roll

Prawn Cocktail – (available as GF) 4.95

Served with a bread roll

 Steak & Grills

All our steaks are served

with chips, peas onion rings and a salad garnish (available as GF)

6oz Rump – 10.95

8oz Rump – 13.95

16oz Rump  – 19.95

8oz Sirloin  – 15.95

8oz Gammon with egg or pineapple – 12.95

Surf & Turf – 8oz Rump steak and scampi – 16.95

Pub Classics

Beef Lasagne or Vegetable Lasagne (v) – 9.95

Homemade lasagne served with garlic bread

Ham, Eggs and Chips (gf)- 7.95

Westcountry ham and free range eggs

served with chips and peas

Warm Chicken & Bacon Salad (gf)- 8.95

served with a French dressing on the side

Cumberland/Vegetarian Sausage (v) – 7.95

Sausages, served with free range eggs,

chips and peas

Chicken New Yorker – 9.95

Chicken topped with bacon , bbq sauce

and cheese, served with chips and peas

Rack of BBQ Ribs – 11.95

Ribs served with chip and salad

Steak & Cornish Ale – 9.95

Homemade beef in a rich ale, mushroom and tomato gravy,

topped with a puff pastry lid

Beef Chilli – £8.95

Chilli on a bed of rice served with tortilla chips

Chicken Pesto Pasta – £8.95

Chicken breast, penne pasta with a green pesto sauce

Chicken Tikka or Cauliflower & Red Pepper Curry (GF&Vegan) – £8.95

Served on a bed of rice with poppadums and mango chutney


All our burgers are served in  a brioche bun with chips and salad

(available as GF)

Plough Burger 8.95

2 quarter pounder* burgers topped with

bacon, cheese and caramelised onion

Plough BBQ Chicken Burger – 8.95

2 buttermilk chicken burgers with cheese,

bacon and bbq sauce

Vegetarian Plough Burger – 8.95

2 Vegetable quarter pounders topped with cheese, onions and mushrooms

All of our Plough burgers are available in mini versions with one burger for 7.95

or mega versions with three burgers for 9.95

Gourmet Burger – 9.95

6oz Aberdeen Angus burger topped with stilton slices

and with a red onion marmalade and in brioche bun

 Build your own burger

Choose either a beef, buttermilk chicken

or vegetable burger for 6.95

Why not double up your

burger for an extra 1.00

Add any of the following extras for 50p each

Bacon, blue cheese, cheese, egg, onions,

mushrooms, pineapple or sausage.


Scampi & Chips – 9.95

Wholetail scampi served with chips and peas

Fish & Chips – 9.95

Cod in a real ale batter served with your choice of

mushy peas, garden peas or curry sauce

Salmon, Lemon and Lime Fishcakes – 9.95

Salmon in a lemon and lime breadcrumb

served with chips & peas

Smoked Haddock and Mozzarella Fishcakes(gf) – 8.95

Breaded fishcakes served with chips & peas

Salmon Fillet (gf)- 9.95

Pan fried salmon served with a jacket potato and peas

Thai-Style Cod and Prawn Fishcakes – 9.95

A Thai style battered fishcake served with chips and peas

Fish Cake Mix – 9.95

Choose any two of the above fishcakes served with chips and peas


Bowl of chips (gf) (v) – 3.00

Cheesy Chips (v) – 3.50

Cheesy Chips with bacon bits – 4.00

Onion Rings (v) – 2.75

Salad Bowl (gf)v) – 2.75

Bread & Butter – £1.25


Children’s Menu

all of the following children’s meals are £4.95 including a free drink (from a selection)

Ham, Egg & Chips

Scampi, Chips & Peas

Sausage/Vegetarian Sauage, Chips & Beans

Fish Fingers/Veggie Fingers, Chip & Beans

Chicken Nuggets, Chips & Peas


What’s Happening Next

Quiznight Thursday 13th February 7.30
Booking advised please
Raffle for Cornwall Wildlife Trust
Gingo Saturday 15th February
Please book to avoid being diappointed
Quiznight Thursday 27th February 7.30
Booking advised please








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