Food at Rivermead Care Home

Our catering team at Rivermead consists of experienced chefs who offer the best in delicious and nutritious food. Our Head Chef was proud to be Divisional Chef of The Year in 2015. Our menus change seasonally and are planned on resident likes and dislikes, feedback from resident meetings and local specialties. We hold full allergy information on all our dishes. Meals can be enjoyed in the dining rooms, lounges, bedrooms or coffee bar area. To get a flavour of the dishes on offer please see the sample menus below.

Sarah Lightfoot

Head Chef

Sarah along with her team is responsible for the catering service throughout the home. Sarah plans menus with input from residents and relatives to ensure balanced, nutritious meals throughout the day. Menus change four times a year to reflect seasonal produce and ensure variety. Sarah has worked in the catering industry for around 22 years in hotels, pubs, restaurants and care homes.

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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