Main Menu – The Red Cow Allestree

Excellent value pub in Allestree

Starters and sharers

Cider, thyme and garlic creamy mushrooms on toasted bread finished with a poached hens egg . £5.75  2,4,7

Cod and spring onion fishcake in panko breadcrumbs, served with house salad, sweet chilli, lime and coriander dressing and lime wedge £ 5.95 2,4,5

Tandoori chicken and pepper skewer, house salad, mint yoghurt and mango chutney £5.95  6,7,9

Freshly made hummus, vegetable sticks and toasted pitta bread  £ 3.75 2,12

Ham hock croquettes, celeriac and watercress salad with a honey mustard dressing £ 5.25 2,4,9

Anti pasti board.  Cured Italian meats, Parma ham, salami, chorizo, marinated olives, ham hock croquettes and freshly baked bread with oil and balsamic 2,4,9

Mezze board to share .  Freshly made hummus, halloumi fritters, Greek salad, olives and  baked pitta £ 8.95 2,12

Red cow fish board to share . Cod goujons, prawn cocktail, hot smoked mackerel fillets, cod and spring onion fish cakes, thick cut bread and whipped butter £10.25 2,4,5,3


Sandwiches and salads

Red cow club sandwich, chicken and bacon on toasted bread with mayonnaise, baby gem lettuce and tomatoes. Served with summer slaw and seasoned fries £8.75 2,4

Red cow fish finger sandwich. Battered cod goujons, baby gem lettuce and freshly made tartare sauce. Served on thick cut bloomer bread with house salad and chefs dressing and seasoned fries £8.75  2,4,5,9

Steak sandwich cooked to your liking on toasted focaccia bread with Dijon mayonnaise, red onion chutney, house salad and seasoned fries £9.75 2,9

Sweet chilli chicken wrap. Southern fried butter milk chicken with sweet chilli sauce,  house salad and seasoned fries £ 8.25 2,7,9

Hummus, roasted red pepper, olive and rocket wrap with house salad and skinny fries £ 7.25 2,9,12

Traditional Greek salad with tomatoes, cucumber, onions ,olives and feta cheese  £6.95 .

Add chicken or salmon fillet for £2.95 7


Farmhouse salad with slow cooked ham hock, mixed leaf, tomatoes, cucumber, onion, peppers, soft boiled egg, croutes and honey mustard dressing £8.50 2,9,4

Traditional Caesar salad, baby gem, croutes, Parmesan, soft boiled eggs, anchovies, Caesar dressing £7.95

Add chicken or salmon for £2.95 2,4,5



Beer battered cod with handcut chips, mushy peas, homemade tartare sauce and lemon wedge £11.95 2,5,14

Teriyaki salmon. Salmon fillets with wok fried Asian veg, egg noodles and soy sauce with chilli and Ginger £11.95 5,12

Tandoori chicken and pepper skewer with naan bread, house salad, mint yoghurt, mango chutney and seasoned fries

£ 11.50 2,6,7

The Red cow burger. 8oz beef pattie, bacon, Monterey jack cheese, gherkin, lettuce, tomato, onion rings, coleslaw and relish £10.75   4,14

Oriental salt and pepper spiced chicken burger in panko bread crumbs served with sautéed peppers and onions, sriracha mayonnaise, onion ring, baby gem lettuce, tomato and red onion in a brioche bun. Served with summer slaw,  hand cut chips or skinny fries £10.50 2,4,7,14

Halloumi and roasted red pepper burger with sweet chilli sauce, rocket, red onion and onion rings in a brioche bun. Served with  summer slaw, hand cut chips or seasoned fries £10.50 2,4,714

Traditional homemade lasagne with house salad £8.95 4,7

Pie of the day with handcut chips, vegetables and a pot of gravy £10.75 7,14

Spinach and ricotta cannelloni in basil and tomato sauce topped with white sauce and mozzarella served with house salad and dressing £9.25 2,4,7

Garlic butter chicken, spinach and pancetta sauce, crushed new potatoes, minted greens, sun blushed cherry tomatoes£10.95 7

Mr Taylor’s rump steak,  hand cut chips, confit mushroom and tomato,  beer battered onion ring, buttered peas. £14.95  Add peppercorn sauce £2.50 7



Seasoned fries £2.95                       hand cut chips £2.95                              house salad £2.75  9

minted greens £2.95                      onion  rings £2.95 2                               salt and pepper chips £3.25

bread and whipped butter £1.50 2,7           creamy mash potato £2.95 7            handcut chips with melted cheese £3.95 7



Gooey chocolate brownie chocolate crumb, salted popcorn, chocolate sauce, honeycomb ice cream £5.752,4,7

Rhubarb and custard tart , rhubarb purée creme patissiere,  fresh strawberries and vanilla ice cream £5.75 2,4,7

White chocolate and strawberry pavlova with fresh Chantilly cream, strawberry coulis and  fresh mint £5.25 4,7

Sticky toffee pudding with caramel sauce and vanilla pod ice cream £5.95 2,4,7,14

The Red Cow cheese board. Selection of locally sourced cheese, red onion chutney, grapes and biscuits £7.95 2,7

Ice cream 7 or sorbets served with chocolate crumb and wafer £4.75

(Wafer allergen 2)


Allergens Key: 1-celery.2-cereals, 3-crustaceans.4-eggs.5-fish.6-lupin, 7-dairy.8-mollucus.9-mustard.10-nuts, 11-peanuts.12seasame seeds, 13-soya.14-sulphur dioxide



A traditional 17th Century Derbyshire Coaching Inn nestling within the
conservation area of Allestree village, the Red Cow sits next door to the
12th Century village church of St Edmunds.

Host to the local community for hundreds of years offering fantastic
service, beautiful food, cask ales, and an ever expanding gin collection
if you fancy something stronger.

Popular with families, ramblers and dog walkers alike, we are perfectly
placed for a visit to Allestree Park and Hall. You can even bring your
four legged friend to visit us in the bar area, where we also serve food
or a hot drink to warm you up.

Find Us

By train

The nearest overland station is Derby, then walk to the bus station on Corporation St.

By car

We have a private car park next to the Church of St Edmunds.

By bus

From Derby Bus Station, get the number 61, 62 or 63 to Allestree or the Allestree bus from Eagle Centre Market.

Contact us

2 St. Edmunds Close
DE22 2DZ

01332 553279