Food at Ashminster House Care Home

Our head chef aims to provide food of restaurant quality to our residents using seasonal produce for menus to ensure very high standards of flavour and service. The kitchen team at Ashminster House take account of all residents' likes and dislikes, and the menu is created to meet these and promote choice and variety. There is always a wonderful aroma coming from the kitchen and the team are happy to oblige with requests.


Head Chef

Dean has worked for Ashminster House since January 2014. He began as a Kitchen Assistant and with dreams of becoming the Head Chef he commenced with a NVQ to better his skills and give him the qualification required to be able to take the position. In January 2021 Dean's dreams came true and he was offered the Head Chef position which he accepted without hesitation. Dean is passionate about the role and has a great rapport with the Residents in our home.

Sample menus

Breakfast Menu

From your choice of cereals to a full English breakfast. We serve everything you need to start the day right.

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Lunch Menu

There's something for everyone on our daily 3-course lunch menus. For smaller appetites, there's also our Light Bites Menu to choose from.

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Supper Menu

Using the freshest, seasonal ingredients there's always something delicious and nutritious for supper, and our chef will happily cater for any special requests.

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Light Bites Menu

Fancy something that's not on the daily menu? These lighter bites and snacks will keep your tastebuds excited.

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