Loan & Merc Tavern & Eating House
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Loan & Merc Tavern & Eating House information
Attention travelling carnivores. Here's your opportunity to tuck into superbly roasted meats including lamb, beef and pork, all served with overflowing platters of innovatively prepared vegetables. Ask if the honey-roasted fennel bulbs are in season. À la carte offerings include rabbit, venison and pickled walnut pies, and during the day, the high-ceilinged heritage warehouse showcases ploughman's lunches with smoked and cured meats.