Our menus

All our meals are freshly prepared at Richmond site by Sodexo.

Our menus are seasonal and we ensure children are provided with at least five portions of fruit and vegetables every day.

In 2014 we were once again awarded with a Five Star Environmental Health Rating for cleanliness and food hygiene. We achieved the highest score possible.

In 2014 we achieved the Bradford District NHS First Steps to Healthy Teeth Gold Award due to our healthy practices and nutritious meals.

We can cater for most dietary needs including vegetarians and children with allergies. We will endeavour to accommodate specific requirements - please contact us with any specific needs your child may have.

Water is available to the children at all times throughout the day.

Breakfast

  • Served between 8.00 - 9.00 as the children arrive

Some examples of what the children may be offered include:

  • Cornflakes, porridge, Shredded Wheat, Weetabix, Rice Crispies, croissants, fresh fruit, toast, crumpets, pancakes
  • Water, milk

Lunch

  • Served at 11.30 - please see our menus below

Afternoon snack

  • Served between 15.00 - 15.45

This is a light meal and should not replace an evening tea. Children may be offered food including:

  • Crackers, vegetable sticks, poppadoms, dips, cheese, wraps/bread/pancakes, fresh fruit, fruit loaf, salad
  • Fresh juice, water, milk

Please refer to our Food and drink policy for more information or contact us if you have any further questions. 

Menus

Week 1

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
 Meat or fish
Dish Pork sausage Penne Pasta Bolognese Jacket Potatoes Roast Chicken Tuna Pasta Bake
Ingredients 2 x grilled pork sausage Minced beef, onions, tomato puree, garlic, chopped tomatoes, oregano and penne pasta JP with tuna mayonnaise or beans Halal chicken breast 100g per child served in Bisto gravy Tomato-based (passata), tinned MSC tuna in spring water, sweetcorn, mixed vegetable garlic, mixed herbs, tomato base, dried short pasta
Served with Yorkshire pudding, mashed potato, green beans, carrots and gravy (Bisto) Peas, carrots, garlic bread, mixed salad (thickly chopped cucumber, tomatoes, peppers), grated mild cheddar (served separately) Vegetable sticks, mixed salad, coleslaw New potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, gravy (Bisto) Green beans, carrots, crusty bread, mild cheese (served separately)
 Vegetarian
Dish Vegetarian sausage  Vegetarian Penne Pasta  Jacket Potatoes Vegetable Casserole  Vegetable Pasta Bake 
Ingredients 2 x Brakes Vegetable Sausage Onions, peppers, courgette, aubergine, garlic, tomato, garlic, oregano and penne pasta JP with baked beans or cheese  Carrots, onions, celery, butternut squash, sweet potato, swede, vegetable bouillon, tomato puree, flour and oil Courgette, onions, peppers, aubergine, tomatoes, garlic, short dried pasta 
Served with Yorkshire pudding, mashed potato, green beans, carrots and gravy (vegetarian) Peas, carrots, garlic bread, mixed salad (thickly chopped cucumber, tomatoes, peppers), grated mild cheddar (served separately) Vegetable sticks, mixed salad, coleslaw New potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower Green beans, carrots, crusty bread, mild cheese (served separately)
 Special
Dish  No special dish needed Savoury Mince and Pasta  No special dish needed  No special dish needed   
Comments (L) and No Tomatoes can all have sausage and vegetables as long as served with Bisto gravy This will also be made for the two children who cannot have tomatoes (L) can have all including beans as long as no milk (L) can have chicken as long as it is in Bisto gravy but no cauliflower  
Served with     No tomatoes children can have all apart from beans    
 Dessert
   Fresh fruit salad Jelly and ice cream  Apple pie and custard  Mild cheese and biscuits  Yoghurt 

Week 2

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
 Meat or fish
Dish Meat Pizza Chicken Stir Fry Corned beef Hash Mild Chilli con Carne Pork Meatball Pasta
Ingredients 10" thin crust Tugo pizza base topped with mozzarella and sliced halal chicken or tuna. 1/4 pizza per child Chicken (100g per child), carrots, leeks, onion, celery, cabbage, bean sprouts, egg-free noodles, soy sauce, Worcestershire Sauce, oil, garlic Layered Corned Beef Pie - mashed potatoes and corned beef topped with mashed potatoes. Minced beef, onion, tomato, tomato puree, chilli powder, baked beans, beef bouillon, garlic Red Tractor pork mince (100g per child), onions, garlic, egg, breadcrumbs, mixed herbs. Cooked in a tomato sauce with penne pasta
Served with Warm tomato vegetable pasta, coleslaw, mixed salad Prawn crackers Bean and vegetable gravy Steamed rice, naan bread strip, vegetable sticks Broccoli, green beans, cheese (served separately)
 Vegetarian
Dish Vegetarian pizza  Vegetable Stir Fry Vegetable Hash Vegetable Chilli con Carne Mushroom Pasta
Ingredients 10" thin crust Tugo pizza base topped with mozzarella, tomato, peppers and onion. 1/4 pizza per child Carrots, diced mushrooms, leeks, onion, celery, cabbage, bean sprouts, egg-free noodles, soy sauce, Worcestershire Sauce, oil, garlic Layered Vegetable Pie - mashed potatoes and vegetables topped with mashed potatoes. Courgette, pepper, onion, aubergine, tomato, baked beans, chilli powder Mushrooms, onions, garlic, vegetable stock, cream, milk, butter, flour. Sauce blended and mixed with penne pasta
Served with Warm tomato vegetable pasta, coleslaw, mixed salad Prawn crackers Bean and vegetable gravy Steamed rice, naan bread strip, vegetable sticks Broccoli, green beans, cheese (served separately)
 Special
Dish Pizza Chicken Stir Fry No special dish needed  (L) and NT Special Mince (L)/(A) Special Meatball
Comments (L)/(A) pizza - (passata/puree sauce) tuna or chicken, mushrooms, peppers, sweetcorn (L)/(A) fine as long as egg-free noodles/rice (L) to check corned beef okay if mash made with her butter and milk Part of the mince will be made up with no tomatoes, Bisto gravy and passata  (L)/(A) have special meatballs made separately with just minced pork served with pasta and gravy
Served with  Coleslaw, mixed salad Prawn crackers     No tomatoes will have mushroom pasta with meatball on side - no sauce
 Dessert
   Jelly with fruit Melon salad  Rice pudding  Fresh fruit salad  Mild cheese and biscuits 

Week 3

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
 Meat or fish
Dish Beef Stew Chicken Fajita in a Mexican mild tomato-based sauce Beef Lasagne Roast Pork Chef's Salmon Fish Cakes
Ingredients Diced beef, onions, celery, swede, carrot, potatoes, peas etc., flour, Bisto gravy Chicken (100g per child), served separately with the vegetable mix as detailed below. Minced beef, onion, tomatoes, carrot, garlic, mixed herbs, butter, flour, milk, egg-free lasagne sheets, cheddar cheese Roast pork loin (100g raw weight per child) bathed in Bisto gravy to prevent drying MSC Salmon, potato, parsley, egg, milk, breadcrumbs
Served with Yorkshire puddings Rice, grated mild cheese, 6" flour tortilla, iceberg lettuce, mayonnaise Peas, sweetcorn, mixed salad and garlic bread Roast potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, vegetarian gravy Mushy peas, carrots and parsley sauce
 Vegetarian
Dish Vegetable Stew Vegetable Fajita in a Mexican mild tomato-based sauce Vegetable Lasagne Vegetable Strudel
 
Ingredients Carrot, onion, celery, butternut squash, sweet potato, swede, vegetable bouillon, tomato puree, flour, oil Onions, mixed peppers, celery, carrot and a small amount of mushrooms Onions, courgette, peppers, tomato, aubergine, garlic, mixed herbs, flour, milk, butter, egg-free lasagne sheets, cheese Sweet potato, peppers, butternut squash, courgette, onion, couscous, cheddar cheese, puff pastry, egg  
Served with Yorkshire puddings Rice, grated mild cheese, 6" flour tortilla, iceberg lettuce, mayonnaise Peas, sweetcorn, mixed salad and garlic bread Roast potatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, vegetarian gravy  
 Special
Dish No special diets No special diets (L) Minced Beef Pasta (not in Wednesday) No special diets (L) Tuna Pasta
Comments All fine as long as no butter is included in mash for (L) and Bisto gravy used All fine (L) and no tomatoes will have minced beef pasta made with passata / puree. All fine as long as Bisto gravy is used on pork Salmon and Mashed potatoes with mushy peas and carrots
Served with      Crusty bread   Fruit for pudding
 Dessert
   Fresh fruit Crumble and custard Mild cheese and biscuits   Yogurt Jelly and ice cream

Week 4

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
 Meat or fish
Dish Savoury Pork Mince Sandwiches Sticky Barbecue Glazed Chicken Cottage Pie Grilled Chicken
Ingredients Red Tractor Pork Mince, onions, carrots, sweetcorn, peas, more vegetables, Bisto gravy Just ham, cheese, egg, tuna and sweetcorn. Jacket potato for babies - tuna, beans and cheese Chicken strips Red Tractor beef mince (100g per child), onions, peas, carrots, Bisto gravy, fresh mashed potatoes Grilled fresh chicken breast (100g per child, Red Tractor /  halal) served with vegetable curry as detailed below
Served with Yorkshire pudding, mashed potato, cabbage and Bisto gravy Coleslaw, vegetable sticks, warm tomato and vegetables Savoury Tex Rice, garlic bread and cheese (served separately) Broccoli, cauliflower, green beans and vegetable gravy Rice, cucumber and yogurt raitha and naan bread
 Vegetarian
Dish Savoury Vegetables Sandwiches Savoury Tex. Rice Vegetarian Cottage Pie
Mild Vegetable Curry
Ingredients Onions, carrots, peas, sweetcorn, celery, butternut squash, swede, sweet potato, vegetable stock, flour, tomato puree cheese, egg, tuna and sweetcorn. Jacket potato for babies - tuna, beans and cheese Savoury Tex Rice Onions, carrots, celery, butternut squash, swede, sweet potato, vegetable stock, flour, tomato puree, corn flour, fresh mashed potato Onions, courgettes, peppers, aubergine, Knorr mild curry sauce, fresh diced tomato, chopped spinach
Served with Yorkshire puddings Coleslaw, vegetable sticks, warm tomato and vegetables Garlic bread and cheese (served separately) Broccoli, cauliflower, green beans and vegetarian gravy Rice, cucumber and yogurt raitha and naan bread
 Special
Dish No special diets (L) separate sandwiches (L) Chicken meal No special diets (L) special chicken meal
Comments All fine as long as the pork is made using Bisto gravy and mash with (L) butter/milk, (L) no cabbage.

(L) will have homemade sandwiches using Vitalite spread. Can have mayonnaise.

(A) can have cheese and tuna, no mayonnaise

(L) check sauce mix As long as made with Bisto gravy, (L) no cauliflower (L) and No Tomatoes will have a special spiced vegetables containing no tomato.
Served with          
 Dessert
  Mild cheese and biscuits Rice pudding Yogurt Jelly and ice cream Fruit