Breakfast at Harmony House
Your breakfast is very important to us and are proud to have an AA breakfast award . As members of 'DeliciouslyYorkshire' we are comitted to using local produce. Our meat comes from our local butcher or Castle Howard Farm Shop, and other produce from local cottage industries including root ginger honey from Glade Farm Escrick and preserves from Brackenhill fine foods.
A full English breakfast with the option of Black pudding and fried bread is freshly cooked , accompanied with a selection of thick white and brown toast. Whilst waiting please help yourself to cereals, nuts seeds, fresh fruit salad or yoghurt.
For something lighter
For something different -
Or simply homemade fruit toast, cinnamon toast, Danish Pastries or croissants.
To drink choose from Yorkshire tea, speciality teas , a cafetiere of Brazilian Blend coffee or hot chocolate together with fruit juice,cordial or water. Help yourself to
Our breakfasts are cooked to order so that they are fresh but if you are in a hurry please let us know your order the night before. Please get in touch if you have any special requirements, the more notice that we have, the better we can meet your needs.
Dinner is Served at Harmony House
If you would like to eat here we are happy to provide a supper or evening meal for our guests,(and their friends), as all good restaurants and pubs are a short drive away. We are not a restaurant so need notice to prepare, so appreciate if you pre book before you arrive to ensure we can accommodate your requirements . Weekends are subject to availability and Sunday night is closed for meals. We offer a simple supper or evening dinner both of which a main course and dessert or cheese with an optional starter at an extra cost.
Simple Suppers - A main course with salad or garden peas and dessert or cheese with coffee at £16 per person - the following are an idea of what may be on the menu of the day - lasagne with garlic bread, 3 fish pie, cottage pie , chicken ham and leek pie or homemade curry naan bread and rice, Thai chicken curry and rice and prawn crackers or Chilli con carne with rice. Vegetarian options are available on request
Evening Dinners -A main course with a selection of seasonal vegetables and dessert or cheese with coffee at £20 per person - The following dishes are an idea of what may be available on the menu of the day. Chicken pinwheels filled with leek and ham mousse, haggis or pesto with a tomato, mushroom or white wine sauce Salmon or chicken en croute , Escalope or fillet of Pork with a madeira sauce, Braised Lamb Shank, Seabass with parsley butter or seared salmon with a sauce of the day, Beef stroganoff, Bouriguignon or Steak and Ale Pie
Desserts - A selection will be available to choose from on the day and may include- profiteroles, frangipan, lemon meringue roulade, chocolate fondant, White chocoalte cheesecake, chocolate mousse or sticky toffee pudding or apple Pie. Cheese and biscuits are available for those who prefer something savoury. If you have a favourite please let us know and we can make it the dessert of the day.
Would like to add a starter to your meal ? This is available at £4.00 per person .Some examples of our starters are Homemade Soup with cheese muffins, Double baked cheese souffle, Garlic mushrooms, smoked salmon mousse, black pudding chorizo and poached egg salad or savoury cheesecake
We are not licensed but you are welcome to bring your own beer or wine.
Would you like to arrange a special evening with friends and family? we will be happy to cater for your private lunch dinner or afternoon tea for up to 16 persons whether you stay with us or not.
Hilary was trained at the Cordon Bleu school of Cookery in London and has had over 30 years experience of catering for dinner parties and events.
Snacks at Harmony House - from £6.50
Homemade soup, hot or cold sandwiches, Panini's or wraps are available for you to order and are served in the lounge or your room
Afternoon Tea at Harmony House
We are happy to provide a full afternoon tea with sandwiches, savouries, homemade scones and cakes for you to bring a group of friends or family whether you are staying with us or not from £12 per person.
Our minimum number is 4 persons To book your special day ring 01904 720933
Cooking at Harmony House
Do you enjoy cooking? Bring a group of 4-8 friends and combine a workshop with a visit to York and the surrounding areas. Learn to make bread, Bake an afternoon tea or cook your evening meal with tutoring for those tricky dishes you have always wanted to try.