Dining : Le Blaireau

Le Blaireau

Temporarily closed. More information coming soon.

'Eat well, laugh often and love much' at New Forest brasserie and bar Le Blaireau. Situated in the grounds of Careys Manor Hotel and Spa, Le Blaireau provides a relaxed enjoyable atmosphere offering high quality authentic French cuisine and an all french wine list.

Opening Times

More information coming soon.

Please note: In accordance with government instruction, all our restaurants and bars will be closed between 11pm - 5am. We will still be able to provide food and drink through room service if you are a hotel resident as long as it is ordered by phone or online.

Book a table


Mangez bien

Sample some of the best French cuisine in Hampshire, with a delicious menu inspired by regional French cooking, a selection of fine wines and a vibrant informal atmosphere. Our expert staff are on hand to recommend the perfect wine to accompany your meal.

Dishes change frequently to reflect the availability of local seasonal produce.

Sunday Lunch - 25% Off

2 COURSES Was £18.50, Now £13.87

3 COURSES Was £24.50, Now £18.37


Soupe Du Jour    (Veg, Nf)
Homemade Soup Of The Day
Chevre Chaud   (V, Nf, Can Be Gf)
Goats Cheese Bruchetta, Tomato Chutney, Balsamic
Pate De Campagne  (Nf, Can Be Gf)
Coarse Pork Pate, Onion Chutney, Toasted Baguette
Assiette De Cruditees  (Veg) (Gf)
Assorted Raw Vegetables, French Dressing
Le Poulet Chasseur   (Gf) (Nf)
Pan Fried Free Range Chicken Breast, White Wine, Chicken Jus, Onion, Lardons And Baby Potatoes
Roast Rump Of Lamb, Red Wine And Thyme Jus, Sauteed Potatoes
Le Saumon
Pan Fried Organic Salmon, Lemon Butter Sauce, Baby Potatoes
Poivron Farci    (V) (Gf) (Nf)
Stuffed Pepper With Vegetable Ratatouille & Feta Cheese, Light Tomato Coulis
Medley De Fruits   (Nf) (Gf)   
Minted Fresh Fruits With Pineapple Sorbet
Crème Brulee   (Nf)   
Vanilla Crème Brulee, Lemon Shortbread Biscuit
Selection De Fromages
Brie, Roquefort And Tomme De Savoie
Duo Of Ice Cream
Vanilla, Cherry, Strawberry, Chocolate, Salted Caramel, Mint Chocolate, Sorbet Mango, Raspberry, Pineapple

Light Bites

Bread & Butter £2

Garlic Baguette £2.50   (Nf)

Garlic Baguette & Cheese £3.50   (Nf)

Mixed Olives £3.50   (Nf)

Pretzels £2.50

Garlic & Herb Mini Grissini £2.50


Baguettes £8.50

(Served With French Fries)

Ham & Emmental Cheese   (Nf)

Roasted Vegetables And Goats Cheese   (Nf) (V)

Prawn Cocktail & Salad   (Nf)

Croque Monsieur - Ham & Cheese Toasted With Bechamel Sauce & Emmental Cheese Topping £7.25 (Nf)

Croque Tomate - Tomato & Cheese Toasted With Bechamel Sauce & Emmental Cheese Topping £7.25 (V) (Nf)


Free Range Egg Omelette £6.50

(Served With French Fries)

Add Ham / Chives / Mushroom / Cheese / Tomato 55p Each (Nf) (Gf)

A La Carte

Sample Menu


Soupe du jour £6  (veg)


Chevre chaud £7.50   (v)   (available gluten free)

Goats cheese bruchetta, tomato chutney, balsamic glaze


Champignon farci £7.50   (veg) (gf)

Portobello mushroom stuffed with corail lentils, garlic and tomatoes, red wine jus


Terrine de legumes   £6.95   (v) (gf)

(available for vegan without mayonnaise)

(vegetable terrine served with a pesto mayonnaise)


Vol au vent aux champignons et courge £7.50 (v)

(puff pastry filled with a ragout of mushroom and squash, garlic cream)


Assiette du charcuterie £9.95/£14.25

Cured meat, pate platter, cocktail gherkins, mixed salad and croutons


Salade nicoise £8.50/£16.50   (gf) (nf)

Grilled salmon, beans, potatoes, tomato, egg, anchovies, peppers and olives salad


Camembert chaud £7.95   (v) (nf)

Breaded baked camembert, onion chutney


Les Plats Principaux


Le poulet chasseur £17.95    (gf) (nf)

Pan fried free range chicken breast, white wine, chicken jus, onion, tomato, mushroom, lardons and baby potatoes


Matured sirloin steak £20.00   (gf)

Served with french fries and grilled tomato, salad

Green peppercorn sauce £2.50

Blue cheese sauce   £2.50

Garlic butter £1.50 


Canard confit £18.95

Confit of duck leg, cherry sauce, sauteed potatoes 


Filet de bar provencal £20.00

Pan fried filet of seabass with tomato, pepper and olive, baby potatoes


Filet de cabillaud frit   £14.50  (nf)

Tempura battered fish, tartare sauce, french fries, salad          


Tian de legumes £13.95   (veg) (nf)

Tian of courgette, tomato and onion served with a tomato coulis, parmesan crisp


Crepe farcie £14.95   (v) (nf) 

Pancake filled with spinach, squash and ricotta cheese, tomato coulis


Les Garnitures   £3.50

Vegetable Of The Day   (Gf)
Buttered Baby Potatoes, Sautéed Potatoes   (Gf)
French Fries    (Gf)
Green Salad / Mixed Salad/ Tomato And Shallots Salad   (Gf)

Les Desserts


Trio d’ananas  £6.50    (Nf) (Gf) (Veg)   

Carpaccio, Roasted, Sorbet


Crème Brulee   £6.50   (Nf)   

Vanilla Crème Brulee, Lemon Shortbread Biscuit


Tarte Tatin Au Pommes   £7.50  (Nf)   

Warm Upside Down Apple Tart, Vanilla Ice Cream


Fondant Au Chocolat £7.50   (10mn)

Dark Chocolat Fondant, Salted Caramel Ice Cream

Selection De Fromages  £8.50
(Brie, Blue And Tomme De Savoie)
Purbeck Award Winning Dorset Ice Cream  £2.00 Per Scoop  (Nf)   
Vanilla, Cherry, Strawberry, Chocolate, Salted Caramel, Mint Chocolate, Sorbet Mango, Raspberry, Pineapple

Contain Nuts (N) Vegetarian (V) Gluten Free (Gf) Vegan (Veg) Nut Free (Nf)

Gift Vouchers

Whether it's a much-needed romantic dinner for two or a belated birthday celebration, buy a gift voucher for dinner at Le Blaireau ready for when we re-open! 

Buy Gift Vouchers

Parties & Celebrations

Experience a unique French dining experience at Le Blaireau, great for a fun evening out with a group of friends and private dining events.

Find out more

Powered by Intergage