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Ascot’s Pub

“Comforting, Warm, and Inviting…a place where friends gather for fun and great food. Not your typical pub menu with twists on flavors and spices that include Tuna Carpaccio, The Duck “DLT”, Amaretto Shrimp, and Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese Bites” Chef Lee Masten

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Ascot’s Pub is located off the lobby. A classic pub with knotty pine walls and the conversation of good friends. Ladies Night every Tuesday, Thirsty Thursdays feature live entertainment.

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vegetarian – Vegetarian
gluten free – Gluten Free


Amaretto Shrimp
Dusted and lightly Fried, Amaretto, Lime, Candied Walnut Dust
834 Calories, 82g Fat, 24g Protein, 15g Carbohydrates, <1g Fiber

Beer Battered Onion Rings vegetarian
Ascot’s Cheese Sauce with Fresh Grated Horseradish
850 Calories, 38g Fat, 3g Protein, 47g Carbohydrates, 5g Fiber

Smoky Mussels with Pomme Frittes
Prince Edward Island Mussels simmered in a Smoked Tomato and Roasted Fennel Broth; Garnished with Crispy Shoe-string Potatoes
500 Calories, 18g Fat, 48g Protein, 41g Carbohydrates, 12g Fiber

Firecracker Calamari
Lightly dusted and fried Calamari, sliced Cherry Peppers, Cocktail Onions, Charred Tomato Salsa
801 Calories, 67g Fat, 13g Protein, 34g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber

Chips and Dips
House-made Potato Chips with a Trio of Dips; Lemon-Dill, Wasabi and Roasted Garlic-chive
1563 Calories, 152g Fat, 5g Protein, 43g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber

Classic Caesar Salad vegetarian
Crisp Romaine, Traditional Dressing, Croutons, Shaved Parmesan
580 Calories, 30g Fat, 20g Protein, 54g Carbohydrates, 5g Fiber

Garden Salad vegetarian (gluten free Upon Request)
Delicate Greens, Cucumber, Tomato, Sweet Onion, Croutons, and House Balsamic Vinaigrette
266 Calories, 4g Fat, 7g Protein, 30g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber

Curry Roasted Cauliflower vegetarian gluten free
with Harissa Aioli
110 Calories, 0g Fat, 13g Protein, 12g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber

Shrimp Cocktail  gluten free
Classic Poached Shrimp, Grand Marnier scented Cocktail Sauce
261 Calories, 3g Fat, 26g Protein, 30g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber


New England Clam Chowder
Creamy and Packed with loads of Seafood and Potatoes
720 Calories, 22g Fat, 7g Protein, 20g Carbohydrates, 5g Fiber

Soup du jour
Ask your server for the Chef’s creation
Calorie counts vary

Sandwiches and Such

Grilled Cheese and Chorizo
Buttery Sourdough Bread, Chorizo and Manchego Cheese with Tobasco Onion Rings
1121 Calories, 73g Fat, 55g Protein, 67g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber

Fish and Chips
Beer Battered Salmon, House-made Chips, Mango Tartar Sauce
1524 Calories, 21g Fat, 31g Protein, 38g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber

Pub Steak*
Herb Marinated Flat Iron Steak (8 oz.), Garlicky Texas Toast,
House-made Steak Sauce and Parmesan Truffle Fries
845 Calories, 49g Fat, 51g Protein, 43g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber

The Following Sandwiches are served with your choice of:
Tabbouleh, Sweet Potato Fries, Seasoned Fries, Fresh Fruit or Cottage Cheese

Waldorf Chicken Sandwich
Pulled Chicken, Apples, Celery, Grapes and Mayonnaise on Wheat Berry Bread
389 Calories, 23g Fat, 18g Protein, 28g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber

Caprese Sandwich
Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato, Arugula, Basil Pesto, Roasted Red Pepper Hummus and Extra Virgin Olive Oil on House-made Focaccia
744 Calories, 23g Fat, 32g Protein, 11g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber

The Turkey Burger*
Grilled Turkey Patty, NY Style Hard Roll, Carolina BBQ, Cranberry-Mango Relish and Fried Onions
506 Calories, 27g Fat, 33g Protein, 40g Carbohydrates, 2g Fiber

Black and Bleu Burger*
Blackened Hand-formed Choice Patty, NY Style Hard Roll, Smoked Bleu Cheese Aioli, Lettuce, Tomato and a Pickle
(Bacon and Cheese Available)
907 Calories, 74g Fat, 48g Protein, 9g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber

Merguez Sausage Sliders*
Merguez Sausage, Sultana Raisin and Caramelized Shallot Relish
524 Calories, 15g Fat, 38g Protein, 58g Carbohydrates, 7g Fiber

Falafel Wrap
Curry Seasoned Chick Pea Fritter, Tahini Yogurt, Baby Arugula, Tomato and Quick Pickled Carrots in a Spinach Wrap
922 Calories, 8g Fat, 14g Protein, 48g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber

The Raspberry Chicken Wrap*
Grilled Chicken, Spinach, Tomato, Avocado, Raspberry Pickled Onion, Green Chili Yuzu Aioli in a Whole Wheat Wrap
425 Calories, 9g Fat, 35g Protein, 48g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber

* The items marked with an asterisk can be cooked to order.
**Thoroughly cooking meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs reduces the risk of foodborne illness.
Prices are subject to a 19% service charge and applicable CT State Tax.
Gratuity is included in the service charge for your convenience.

Printable Menu


Apple “Cider”-Car
D’usse VSOP Cognac, Fresh Cider (locally made) a splash of Grand Marnier & fresh lemon with a cinna-sugar rim

Bananas Foster
Blue Chair Bay Banana Rum Cream, Rumchata & Butterscotch Schnapps with caramel swirl & cinnamon

Black Forest Cake
Van Gogh Rich Dark Chocolate Vodka, Grey Goose Cherry Noir Vodka & Dark Crème de Cacao with a chocolate swirl and a dark chocolate cookie rim

Belvedere Vodka and Noilly Pratt Dry Vermouth with hand stuffed Bleu Cheese olives

Chocolate Hazelnut
Silo Cacao Vodka, Fratello Hazelnut Liqueur and Triple Sec with a crushed hazelnut chocolate rim

Chocolate Whiskey “Bom-Bom”
Bom Bom Coco Mocha-nut Liqueur, Copper Fox Rye, Waypoint cold brew Coffee Liqueur & Fee Bros. Aztec Chocolate Biters with a crushed chocolate covered espresso bean rim

Cranberry Vanilla Gin Spritzer
Sipsmith Gin, Pearl Vanilla Bean Vodka, Fee Bros. West Indian orange bitters, simple syrup, and fresh muddled orange and cranberry, topped with club soda

Crème Brulee Manhattan
Crown Royal Vanilla, Godiva White, Licor 43, Butterscotch Schnapps, & Crème de Cacao topped with whipped cream

Grapefruit Kiss
Deep Eddy Ruby Red Grapefruit Vodka, Elderflower Liqueur, ruby red grapefruit juice and muddled orange topped with Champagne and a sugared rim with a grapefruit wheel

Hot & Dirty
Stolichnaya Hot Jalapeno Vodka, olive juice & Martini & Rossi Dry Vermouth with green olives and jalapeno

Lady Boss Manhattan
Onyx “Secret Stash” Reserve Moonshine, Cedilla Acai Liqueur, Agave Nectar & dash of Angostura Bitters with a fresh blackberry

Lychee & Cracked Pepper
Deep Eddy Lemon Vodka, Soho Lychee Liqueur, fresh lemon juice topped with fresh cracked pepper and a lychee nut

Maple Bourbon Cream
Vermont Ice Maple Cream Liqueur, Bourbon & Fee Brothers Aztec Chocolate Bitters with Dark chocolate shavings & maple swirl

The Molly Jane
Hendricks’s Small Batch Botanical Gin, Pink Grapefruit Liqueur, Wild Moon Lavender Liqueur (all natural botanically infused, Hartford, CT), Pink Grapefruit Juice and Fresh Lemon with a mint sprig

Mulberry Elderflower
Boodles Mulberry Gin, Elderflower Liqueur, Sipsmith Sloe Gin, Pom Juice and Fresh Lemon finished with Lemon Zest

Naughty & Nice
Patron XO Café Incendia Chocolate Chili Liqueur, Godiva White Chocolate & Crème de Cacao

The Prickly Pear
Western Son Prickly Pear Vodka (made in Texas), Yellow Rose Whiskey, fresh Lime Juice & Agave Nectar

Red Berry Cosmo
Cîroc Red Berry Vodka, Triple Sec, cranberry juice & fresh lime juice with raspberry & strawberry

Sarsaparilla Chocolate Old Fashioned
Bourbon, Sarsaparilla syrup & Fee Bros. Chocolate Bitters with orange peel, bourbon cherry & dark chocolate shavings

Waypoint Spirits Cold Press Coffee Liqueur, Godiva White Chocolate Liqueur, Rumchata & a splash of cream dusted with cocoa


Patrón Reposado Tequila & Grand Marnier with fresh lime juice & a splash of orange juice

Mix & Match Margaritas

Choice of Flavors:
Blackberry • Blood Orange • Ginger-ita
Blueberry Pomegranate • Smokey (with Mezcal)
Cinna-rita (with Jose Cuervo Cinge)
Jalapeno (with Tanteo jalapeno infused tequila)
Skinny (with Jose Cuervo Light mixer)

Choice of Tequilas:
Silver, Reposado or Anejo
Blanco, Reposado or Anejo
Don Julio
Blanco, Reposado or Anejo
Jose Cuervo
Gold or 1800 Coconut
Tres Agave Organic

Healthy Pleasures

Acai Blueberry Mojito (Light/Local Vodka)
Veev Açaí Berry Spirit, 888 Blueberry Infused Vodka (made in Nantucket) & fresh lime juice, muddled with mint & fresh blueberries, topped with club soda & blueberry mint skewer

Creamsicle Martini (Local/Gluten Free/Light)
All natural, gluten-free Peel Orangecello (made in CT) & 888 Vanilla Vodka (made in Nantucket) with fresh orange.

Eco-tini (Eco-friendly/Light)
360 Vodka (eco-friendly), Green Tea, & freshly squeezed lemon juice with a lemon wheel & mint sprig

Elderflower Paloma (Light)
Elderflower Liqueur, Patron Silver, freshly squeezed lime juice & “Q” Grapefruit

Gin & Q-Tonic (Light)
Farmer’s Organic Gin, Q-Tonic Premium Tonic, fresh lime juice and lime wheel

Deep Eddy Cranberry Cosmopolitan (Gluten Free)
Deep Eddy Cranberry Vodka (Gluten Free), Cointreau & fresh lime juice with a lime wheel

“Farm to Glass” Huckleberry Martini (Gluten Free)
44 North Huckleberry Vodka (Gluten Free, made in Idaho), Pomegranate Juice & fresh lemon juice

“Farm to Glass” Bloody Mary (Gluten Free/Organic)
44 North Vodka (made with select Idaho potatoes & Rocky Mountain water) & Tres Agave Organic Bloody Mary Mix served in a Mason jar

Nectarine Cosmo (Gluten Free/Light)
44 North Nectarine Vodka, fresh squeezed orange juice, fresh lime and cranberry juice

Organic Cosmo (Organic Vodka)
Leaf Organic Vodka, Cointreau, cranberry juice and fresh lime juice with a lime wheel

Organic Margarita (Organic mixer)
Tres Agave Tequila & Tres Agave Organic Margarita Mix
with all natural ingredients and fresh agave and lime juice (only 68 calories per 1.5 oz. serving)

Simply Strawberry Margarita (Organic mixer)
Tres Agave 100% Agave Tequila & Tres Agave Organic Strawberry Margarita Mix made with all natural ingredients and fresh agave and lime juice

Skinny Screwdriver (Gluten Free/Light)
Deep Eddy Orange Vodka and Club Soda with fresh orange

Vanilla Chai Martini (Eco-friendly/Light)
Wild Moon Chai Spice Liqueur (all natural botanically infused, Hartford, CT), 360 Madagascar Vanilla Vodka (eco-friendly) & Soy Milk dusted with cinnamon

Sangria & Punch

Red Sangria
Red Burgundy, Apricot Brandy, Triple Sec, orange juice, cranberry juice and pineapple juice with muddled fresh lemon, lime & orange

Caramel Apple Sangria
Chablis, Apple Cider, Van Gogh Dutch Caramel Vodka, Butterscotch Schnapps, and Fresh Apple chunks with a caramel drizzle

Wild Orchard Punch
Apple Cider, Grey Goose Pear Vodka, Laird’s Apple Brandy, Maid of the Meadow Honey Herb Vodka, Bubba’s Secret Stills Brown Spice Liquor and Norwich Inn Honey with Fresh apple, pear and cranberry with a honey raw sugar rim

Blueberry Bourbon Sour Punch
Bulleit Bourbon, Blueberry Puree, Sipsmith Sloe Gin, Sour Mix, & Muddled Fresh Sage garnished with fresh blueberries

Bloody Mary- Palooza

Ancho Chile Bloody Mary
Absolut Peppar Vodka, Ancho Chile Liqueur & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix with celery, cherry pepper, a slice of lemon & green olives

BLT Bloody Mary
Bakon Vodka & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix with crisp bacon, celery, a slice of lemon & green olives

“NIS” Peppar Bloody Mary
Absolut Peppar Vodka & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix with celery, a slice of lemon & green olives

Barbados Bloody Mary
Cruzan Mango & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix with celery, cilantro, a slice of lemon & green olive

Bayou Bloody Mary
Southern Comfort & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix & a dash of A-1 sauce, with celery, a slice of lemon & green olives

Shrimp Cocktail Bloody Mary
Absolut Peppar Vodka & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix with a Jumbo Shrimp, celery, a slice of lemon & green olives…………………..additional shrimp at 3.50 ea.

Cucumber Bloody Mary
Crop Organic Cucumber Vodka & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix with celery, cucumber, a slice of lemon & green olives

Spicy XIII Bloody Mary
Labrador Noon Spicy XIII Vodka (made in CT) &Tomato Juice with celery, cucumber, lemon & green olives.

Bloody Maria
Tanteo Jalapeno Infused Tequila & Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix with celery, jalapeno, a slice of lemon & green olives

Champagne Cocktails

Apple Cider Mimosa
Apple Cider & Champagne with fresh apple & cinnamon sugar rim

Bellini Cocktail
Peach nectar & Champagne with fresh raspberries

Blood Orange Mimosa
Blood Orange Juice & Champagne with an orange wheel

Green Apple or Raspberry Sparkletini by Verdi
Asti Spumante with Natural Flavors and Fresh Fruit Garnish

Sparkling Night
Beringer Sparkling Pink Moscato & Elderflower Liqueur with a fresh Blackberry

The French Rose
Combier Rose Liqueur distilled in France and Wycliff Champagne with a single floating rose petal

Venetian Spritz
Aperol Italian Bitter Orange Liqueur, Prosecco and a splash of soda with an orange wheel

Mules…in a copper mug

Caramel Apple Mule
Van Gogh Dutch Caramel Vodka, Apfel Imported German Apple Liqueur, fresh lemon & Gosling’s Ginger Beer

Orange Lavender Mule
Silo Lavender Vodka, Wild Moon Lavender Liqueur (all natural botanically infused, Hartford, CT), Muddled Fresh Orange &Fee Bros. Orange Bitters with Gosling’s Ginger Beer & an orange wheel

Strawberry Basil Mule
Pearl Strawberry Basil Vodka, Muddled Fresh Strawberry & Basil with Gosling’s Ginger Beer garnished with fresh strawberry & mint

Fig Pear Mule
Figenza Fig Vodka, Schladerer Black Forest Williams Pear Brandy, fresh lime & Gosling’s Ginger Beer with muddled figs

Pumpkin Spice Mule
Pearl Pumpkin Spice Vodka, Pumpkin Smash Liqueur, fresh lemon & Gosling’s Ginger Beer with a cinnamon stick

Hot Beverages

Hot Toddy
Hot Tea, Wild Turkey American Honey Bourbon, a cinnamon stick & lemon wheel & Norwich Inn honey

Hard Core Cider
Warm Apple Cider, Jim Beam Red Stag “Hard Core Cider” Bourbon & a cinnamon stick

Hot Apple Pie
Warm Apple Cider, Tuaca,, whipped cream & a cinnamon stick

Gingerbread Coffee
Coffee, Kahlua Gingerbread Liqueur, whipped cream & a cinnamon stick

Pumpkin Spice Coffee
Coffee, Kahlua Pumpkin Spice Liqueur, whipped cream & a
cinnamon stick

Salted Caramel Coffee
Coffee, Kahlua Salted Caramel Liqueur, whipped cream & a
caramel swirl

Mint Mocha Cocoa
Hot Cocoa, Kahlua Peppermint Mocha Liqueur, whipped cream & crushed peppermints

Torched Cherry Cocoa
Hot Cocoa, Bacardi Torched Cherry Rum, whipped cream & a maraschino cherry

Spicy Cocoa
Hot Cocoa, Patron XO Café Incendia Chocolate Chili Liqueur & whipped cream

Bottled Beers

Amstel Light • Blue Moon • Coors Light
Budweiser • Bud Light • Corona
Michelob Ultra

Cottrell Old Yankee Ale (Pawcatuck, CT)
Harpoon IPA (MA & VT)
Otter Creek Backseat Berner IPA (VT)
Safe Harbor Blonde Ale (New London, CT)
Sam Adams • Sam Adams Seasonal (MA)

Guinness • Smithwick’s Ale (Ireland)
Newcastle Brown Ale (Pint) (England)
Pilsner Urquell (Czechoslovakia)
Heineken (Holland) • Warsteiner (Germany)

McKenzie’s Hand-Pressed Hard Cider: Pumpkin Smash or Lemon (NY)
Angry Orchard Hard Cider – Crisp Apple or Seasonal
Gluten Free:  Omission Pale Ale or Lager (Oregon)

Non-alcoholic: O’Doul’s & Buckler (Holland)

Hauser Chocolatier of Westerly Rhode Island is a second generation family-owned company making fine quality truffles and assorted chocolates. They are famous for their hand finished, fresh cream truffles and premium assorted chocolates.

Hauser Chocolate Truffles are made with the finest pure cocoa butter chocolates, fresh dairy cream, sweet butter and natural flavors. Their silken textured truffles will please the most discerning chocolate connoisseur. Containing premium nuts, fruit filling and natural flavors in pure cocoa butter chocolates, their assorted chocolates are delicious proof that world-class confections are being made in America right in our own backyard.

$1.50 per truffle

Fruit and Spiced Truffles

Key Lime: Dark chocolate key lime ganache in dark chocolate rolled in white chocolate with dark stripes.

Pomegranate: Dark chocolate infused with pomegranate juice in dark shell with crushed pomegranate.

Raspberry: Dark chocolate and raspberry purée ganache, striped with raspberry.

Cranberry: Dark cranberry ganache in dark shell topped with chopped dried cranberries.

Peach: Peach purée and white chocolate ganache in dark chocolate with white chocolate stripes.

Burning Passion: Chili pepper ganache in dark chocolate imprinted with tiny chili peppers.

Caramel Sea Salt: Soft milk chocolate caramel center in dark chocolate sprinkled with sea salt.

Hazelnut: Hazelnut and milk chocolate ganache in milk chocolate sprinkled with chopped hazelnuts.

Ginger: Dark chocolate ginger ganache rolled in dark chocolate and studded with bits of candied ginger.

Espresso: Dark espresso ganache rolled in dark chocolate, dusted with fine coffee and brown cocoa powder.    


Martini Truffles

Citron: White chocolate ganache infused with vodka, natural lemon oil and lemon zest in dark chocolate dusted with lemon yellow powdered sugar.

Orange Blossom: White chocolate ganache infused with vodka, laced with orange liqueur in dark chocolate dusted with orange powdered sugar.

Raspberry Bouquet: Dark chocolate ganache infused with vodka and natural raspberry flavor in dark chocolate with pink powdered sugar.

Cappuccino: White chocolate ganache infused with vodka and coffee in dark chocolate dusted with cocoa powder laced with finely ground coffee and cinnamon.                            


“Spiked” Truffles

Blueberry Port Wine: Dark ganache infused with blueberry port wine topped with chopped dried blueberries.

Chardonnay: Fruity chardonnay ganache in dark chocolate, accented with grape colored sugar crystals.

Champagne: Champagne and milk chocolate ganache in milk chocolate rolled in powdered sugar.

Williams Pear: Dark pear ganache laced with pear liqueur in dark pear-shaped shell with green leaf.

Rum: Dark rum ganache in dark chocolate with brown sugar sprinkles.

Amaretto: Almond milk chocolate ganache in white chocolate with crushed almonds.

Grand Marnier: Grand Marnier® ganache in dark chocolate with orange sugar sprinkles.   


Holiday Season Truffles

Pumpkin Pie: Puréed pumpkin ganache in milk chocolate sprinkled with pumpkin pie spices and grated milk chocolate.

Eggnog: Creamy eggnog ganache in dark chocolate rolled in powdered sugar seasoned with cinnamon and spices.

Cinnamon: Cinnamon spiced milk ganache in milk chocolate sprinkled with dark chocolate paillettes.

Candy Cane: Rich dark chocolate ganache with natural mint oil in dark chocolate sprinkled with crushed all natural candy cane pieces.