After growing fruit and vegetables on our family run site for over 90 years and preaching how good they taste, we thought that is was about time we did some cooking and give our customers the chance to sample them in a selection of tasty and creative dishes. We hope you enjoy!

Lunch Menu – 1.08.19


Last Orders 11:45am

The Potting Shed Full English
Sausage, bacon, vine tomatoes,
mushrooms, beans, choice of
poached, scrambled or fried eggs &
toast (brown, white or gluten free)

Vegetarian Full English
Bubble & squeak, English halloumi,
avocado, vine tomatoes, mushrooms,
beans, choice of poached, scrambled
or fried eggs & toast (brown, white or
gluten free)

Extras- Black pudding, sausage, bacon, avocado- £1.75
smoked salmon, halloumi- £2.45
Toast, egg, mushrooms, rosemary tomatoes- £1.25
Bacon or Sausage door stop Sandwich
Greek Yoghurt and Granola finished with seasonal berries and honey– £4.95

Served with crispy bacon and maple syrup – £7.95
Served with blueberry compote and Greek yoghurt and honey (v) – £7.95


Served 9am – 3pm

Eggs Your Way
Two poached, scrambled or fried eggs on brown, white or gluten free toast (v). Add extras as priced above

Eggs Benedict
Home roasted ham, poached eggs &
hollandaise sauce served on a toasted

Eggs Royale
Smoked Salmon, poached eggs & hollandaise sauce served on a toasted muffin

Smashed Avocado
Finished with tomato & poached eggs, served on toasted sourdough and chilli oil (v)

Chorizo Baked Eggs
Baked eggs in a tomato and fennel sauce with chorizo, toasted sourdough and finished with goats curd

Thick Cut Toast
Served with butter and choice of preserves


Served 12pm – 3pm


All served on a choice of white, brown or gluten free bread, served with garden salad and homemade coleslaw Add chips for £1.95 or sweet potato fries for £2.45

Toasted Home baked Pastrami New York Reuben Sandwich with Emmental cheese & sauerkraut – £7.95
Chicken and bacon with dill and lemon mayo – £6.95

Home baked honey roast ham & piccalilli and mustard mayo – £6.95
Smoked salmon & cream cheese – £6.95
Wobbly Bottom goat cheese, onion jam (v) – £7.45
Homemade fish fingers with tartare sauce and lemon – £7.95


All served on toasted sourdough

Wobbly Bottom Goats Cheese, Farr
Brew beer chutney- £7.45 #eatlocal

Homemade fish fingers with tartare
sauce and lemon- £7.95

Slow cooked chicken with tarragon
mayonnaise- £7.95

Homemade Soup, served with toasted sour dough or gluten free bread (v/gf).
£5.45 (v)

Homemade Quiche, mixed leaf salad
& coleslaw
£7.95 (v) #eatlocal

Smoked Haddock Fishcake, creamed
leeks, mustard cream
£7.95 #eatlocal

Small Plate Seasonal Special See
Specials Menu

Please see the Specials Menu on
your table for our Seasonal Large

Superfood Salad with quinoa, kale, mint, coriander, feta, pomegranate seeds and spiced nuts & seeds (v/gf) – £8.95
Add halloumi or chicken for – £2.45
Chicken Cesar with homemade dressing, croutons, bacon lardons, gem lettuce, parmesan and anchovy – £9.95
Crispy duck leg with Vietnamese salad, nahm jim dressing, crispy shallots and peanuts – £10.95
Mixed Green Salad (v/gf) – £5.75

Homemade Chips – £2.25
Sweet Potato Fries – £2.95
Homemade coleslaw – £1.95
Garden Salad – £2.50


All dishes £4.95

(Last Orders 11:45am)

Kids Full English
Bacon, sausage, egg, beans & toast

Kids Lunch
(Served 12pm – 3pm)

Macaroni Cheese
Cheese or ham sandwich
Fish goujons, chips & peas
Carrot sticks and hummus (v), served with salad & bread


Supplied by The Gentlemen Baristas. The Boater Blend is a medium bodied coffee with a butterscotch sweetness & nutty finish. Brazilian Arabica de-caff also available.

Espresso – £2.00
Americano Regular £2.40 Large £2.70
Flat White – £2.70
Cafe Latte – £3.00
Cappuccino Regular – £2.70 Large – £3.00
Macchiato – £2.30
Mocha Regular – £2.95 Large – £3.30
Babyccino – £0.50

Why not add caramel, hazelnut or vanilla syrup to your coffee for just 50p?


Belvoir: Honey, lemon & ginger- served warm – £2.65


Made with flakes of real chocolate Dark Chocolate OR White Chocolate

Small – £2.75 Large – £3.05

Add marshmallows for 20p?


Mortiers Tea: Based in Hertfordshire, Mortier’s Teas have been selected from the finest Sri Lankan tea estates.

Pot for one – £2.20
Pot for two – £3.95

Luxury Breakfast tea • Earl Grey • Green Leaf Tea • Ginger Tea • Orange Pekoe Brew Tea Co: De-caff Breakfast tea • Moroccan Mint Tea • Fruit Punch
Pot for one – £2.20
Pot for two – £3.95

Rooiboos Redbush Tea
Pot for one – £2.20
Pot for two – £3.95


Two homemade fruit scones, clotted cream & Cherry Tree jam – £4.95
Toasted tea cake, served with butter – £2.75

We also have a great selection of delicious cakes & bakes at the counter!


Franklin & Sons – £2.65
Ginger Beer • Tonic or Light Tonic Water • Lemonade & Elderflower • Apple & Rhubarb • Orange & Grapefruit
James White Fruit Juices – £2.65
Cox Apple Juice • Organic Pear Juice
Folkingtons – £2.65
Pure squeezed Orange Juice • Cranberry Juice
Belvoir – £2.65
Handmade Lemonade • Elderflower Presse • Elderflower & Rose Presse
Diet Coke – £2.50
Coca-Cola – £2.65
Sprite – £2.65
Summer House Hint o’ Mint Lemonade – £2.75
Still or Sparkling Mineral Water.- Small £1.95 Large £2.95
Soda Water – £1.95 Add a dash of lime cordial for 25p

3 Brewers IPA • Tring Side Pocket • Farr Brew Pale Ale • Farr Brew Golden Ale – £3.95


White – Acacia Road Sauvignon Blanc
Small £3.95 (125ml) Medium £4.75 (175ml) Bottle £16.95

Red – Avior Malbec
Small £3.95 (125ml) Medium £4.95 (175ml) Bottle £17.95

By the glass (175ml) £3.95 Bottle £19.95

The Potting Shed Garden Kitchen & Cafe – E: – T: 01727 856995 Carpenter’s, 106 St Albans Rd, Sandridge, St Albans, Herts, AL49LJ (Open 9am-5pm Mon-Sat & 9.30am- 4.30pm Sun)

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