Dining : Le Blaireau

Le Blaireau

'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/Dates

  • Le Blaireau will be opening  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday each week. 

Lunch - 12pm-2.30pm

Dinner - 6.30pm-9.45pm

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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.

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 £8.25   (V)
Goats Cheese Bruchetta, Tomato Chutney, Balsamic Glaze
Crevettes Et Avocat £8.50   (Gf)
Devon Crab And Avocado, Chive, Chilli And Lemon Dressing
Salade Russe    (V) (Gf)
Beetroot, Carrot, Potato, Egg, Shallot And Mayonnaise
Starter £6.95   Main £14.00
Escargots De Bourgogne £8.50/£16.50   (Gf)
Six Or Twelve Burgundy Snails In Garlic Butter
Assiette Du Charcuterie £9.95/£14.25
Cured Meat, Pate Platter, Cocktail Gherkins, Mixed Salad & Croutons
Salade Nicoise £8.50/£16.50   (Gf) (Nf)
Tuna Flaked, Beans, Tomato, Egg, Anchovies And Olives Salad
Champignon Farci £7.95   (Veg) (Nf)
Stuffed Portobello Mushroom With Quinoa, Shallots


Les Plats Principaux

Le Poulet Chasseur £17.95    (Gf) (Nf)
Pan Fried Free Range Chicken Breast,
White Wine, Chicken Jus, Baby Onion, Lardons And Baby Potatoes
Matured Sirloin Steak £22.95   (Gf)
Served With French Fries And Grilled Tomato
Add Green Peppercorn Sauce £2.50
Add Blue Cheese Sauce   £2.50 
Burger £13.95
Beef Burger, Gruyere Cheese, Tomato, Salad Served With Nfrench Fries 
Filet De Bar Provencal £21.95
Pan Fried Filet Of Seabass With Tomato, Pepper And Olive, Baby Potatoes
Filet De Cabillaud Frit   £14.50 
Tempura Battered Fish, Tartare Sauce, Fries (Nf)
Choux-Fleur Roti £13.95   (Veg) (Nf)
Baked Cauliflower With Harrissa Ketchup, Pomegranate
Poivron Farci £13.95   (V) (Gf) (Nf) 
Stuffed Pepper With Vegetable Ratatouille And Feta Cheese, Light 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

Medley De Fruits   £5.50    (Nf) (Gf)   
Minted Fresh Fruits With Pineapple 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
Brownie Au Chocolat £6.50
Dark Chocolat Brownie, Cherry 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! 

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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.

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