A La Carte Menu

The evolving menu at The Principal offers a modern take on Australian cuisine, with menu choices guided by seasonal ingredients, complimented by premium beverages, including locally brewed brewed beer. Dine inside in the heritage listed room, or relax outside in nature.

Snack Size
Garlic Bread
Sliced ciabatta, toasted with garlic butter
Cheesey Garlic Bread
Sliced ciabatta, toasted with garlic butter and mozzarella cheddar mix
Crispy Chips gf
Aioli, tomato sauce
Seasoned Wedges
Sour cream, sweet chilli
Sweet Potato Fries
Jalapeno mayo & lemon-dill aoli

Loaded Chips gf, vo
Gluten free chips, loaded with BBQ pulled pork, jalapenos, tomatoes and melted cheddar cheese

Something More
Risotto Verde gf, v, vvo
Green asparagus, baby spinach, broccoli puree, garlic, butter and parmesan cheese
Chicken Parmigiana
House made crumbed chicken breast topped with Napoli sauce & cheese. Served with chips and salad
Fish & Chips gfo
Beer battered Hake fillets, chips, salad & aioli
Cauliflower Steak
Spiced roasted cauliflower, cauliflower purée, charred cherry tomatoes & chickpea gremolata
Beef Cheek Gnocchi
Braised beef cheek, baby spinach, ricotta gnocchi & parmesan cheese
Charred octopus with smokey paprika, sweet potato purée, charred shallots, sobrasada and nut free dukkah
Crab & Prawn Pasta
Blue swimmer crab & tiger prawns with Vesuvio handmade spaghetti, EVOO, zucchini noodles, garlic and red chilli sambal
300g Sirloin
100-day grain fed. Served with fresh garden salad, chips and your choice of sauce
300g Scotch Fillet
Char grilled scotch fillet, with fresh garden salad, chips and your choice of sauce

Lamb Racks
Roasted lamb racks (MR) with fondant potato, charred broccolini and rosemary jus

Principal Burger
200g beef patty, bacon, cheese, pickles, tomato, lettuce, American mustard, tomato sauce, aioli, potato bun, chips
Chicken Burger
Fried buttermilk chicken breast, cheese, pickles, chipotle coleslaw, potato bun, chips
Field Mushroom Burger v
Grilled field mushroom, onion rings, lettuce, tomato, chimichurri, potato bun, chips
Steak Sandwich
180g sirloin steak, tomato and capsicum relish, fried onion, baby spinach and cheddar cheese, Turkish panini & chips
Kids Menu
Mini Parmigiana
Chicken schnitzel, topped with napolitana sauce & melted cheese. Served with chips & salad
Mini Fish & Chips gfo
Battered Hake, served with chips, aioli & fresh garden salad
Mini Salt & Pepper Squid
Served with chips and aioli
Half Serve Chips / Wedges$5
Ice cream
Vanilla ice cream with chocolate or strawberry topping
Something Small
Spinach and Basil Arancini v
Baby spinach, basil, cheddar and mozzarella cheese, served with Napolitana sauce
Corn Ribs v, gf
Sweet corn marinated in smokey paprika, garlic and butter, chargrilled. Served with creamy siracha sauce.
Tennessee Wings gf, df
Crispy chicken wings with Tennessee spice rub served with jalapeno mayo
Pork Tacos
Warm flour tortillas, barbecued pulled pork, pineapple salsa, lime aoli
Salt & Pepper Squid
Battered & seasoned with salt and pepper, served with lime aioli
300g Meaty Riblets gf, df
Sous vide and roasted pork ribs, honey, soy, ginger, garlic, star anise and tomato purée
Share Board$60
2 x Pulled pork tacos
2 x Corn ribs
2 x Spinach & basil arancini
2 x Buffalo wings
8 x Salt & pepper Squid
Served with siracha, jalapeno mayo, lime aioli and chipotle mayo
Chicken Caesar Salad
Crisp cos lettuce, bacon, parmesan, croutons, anchovies, soft-boiled egg & house-made Caesar dressing with grilled chicken
Pork & Prawn Salad
Pork belly & tiger prawns tossed through baby spinach, cabbage, carrot, radish, mint, coriander, sesame seed & fried shallots. Finished in Thai Nam Jim dressing

Spicy Thai Beef Salad
Beef (MR), Asian lettuce, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, coriander, mint, red onion and Thai chili lime dressing

Garden Salad$8.5
Mixed Veg$9.5
Add Chicken$7
Add Prawns$7
Extra Sauces
Mushroom, garlic, pepper, garlic herb butter or chili sambal
Chocolate Mousse gf
Dolce de leche, chocolate soil and strawberries
Bread & Butter Pudding
Bread & butter pudding with vanilla ice cream and butterscotch sauce
Red Velvet Cake
Red velvet cake, with strawberry coulis, and chocolate soil

GF = gluten free | GFO = gluten free option
DF = dairy free

V = vegetarian | VO = vegetarian option
VV = vegan | VVO = vegan option