Nestled in the picturesque Buckinghamshire countryside, the Shoulder of Mutton prides itself on it’s friendly atmosphere, fine selection of real ales, beers, wines and home cooked pub meals. The Shoulder Of Mutton in Milton Keynes is a grade II listed building which can be dated back to 1790.Originally a butchers and slaughterhouse it then became a local store and post office and more recently a local pub and B & B. 

The Shoulder of Mutton offers a tranquil base from which you can take one of the many popular walks through the farmland around Calverton. Although situated in the countryside it is only a short drive to many activities and attractions in and around Milton Keynes. Spend a day shopping at the Mk Centre where you will find an extensive range of designer boutiques and department stores. For something more active, try Xscape for real snow skiing, AirKix for wind tunnel skydiving or a walk around one of the many lakes. The MK Dons Stadium and Arena is only a ten minute drive away.

Nearby attractions include Woburn Estate with it’s Antiques shops and Safari Park, Towcester Races, Silverstone Grand Prix circuit. Or you could visit the historic towns of Oxford and Cambridge which are both less than an hours drive away. We offer a wide range of drinks to suit all tastes. Whether real ales, lagers or wines there will be something there to offer you. Our menu consists of homemade good pub food . We use only use the finest and freshest produce, most of which is sourced locally. Whether your calling in for a simple sandwich , an evening meal or a sumptuous Sunday lunch, you are guaranteed a warm welcome and a home cooked meal.

Bar

We offer a wide range of drinks to suit all tastes. Whether real ales, lagers or wines there will be something there to offer you.
We are still serving our popular real ales including  Abbot and Timothy Taylors Landlord plus Tribute is now also a permanent fixture.
Along with this we also serve a wide range of other lagers including Birra Moretti and Amstel the newest additions. We also still stock the old favourites. Fosters Super Chilled, Guiness and Stowford Press cider.
We also have a wide and varied wine selection which currently include::
2012 Centelleo Chardonnay (Spain), 2012 Los Espinos, Sauvignon Blanc (Chile),2012 Centelleo Tempranillo (Spain) Finca Manzanos, Rioja Crianza (Spain). This is only a small sample and we stock many more
Bottled Ciders Include: Koppaberg and Magners

Restaurant

We use only use the finest and freshest produce, most of which is sourced locally. Whether your calling in for a simple sandwich, an evening meal or a sumptuous Sunday lunch, you are guaranteed a warm welcome and a home cooked meal.

Our menu consists of homemade good pub food and we pride ourselves on serving this in a warm and welcoming environment. As well as our standard menus we always have a wide range of specials

Lunch       Menu    Children’s Menu       Sunday Lunch

We look forward to welcoming you
Booking is advisable
Please contact us for details

Bed and Breakfast

The Shoulder of Mutton We offer 6 comfortable guest rooms all with ensuite.
We have 4 double rooms, 1 twin room and 1 family room (with 1 double and 1 single bed). The rooms are located in an annex a few yards away from the main building.

Click here for more details and to book

Christmas

Christmas is back

With our log fire, award winning beers, freshly prepared food made from quality ingredients  and a warm welcome you are guaranteed a memorable festive meal.

Our menu is available lunch and evening alongside our amazing burgers,  pub classics and sandwiches

Available from Thursday 2nd December until Friday 24th December
Pre orders are required

Starter

Soup
Roasted butternut squash soup and crusty bread
[GF][VE][V]
Sweet crispy Korean fried chicken
C
hicken breast chunks in a crispy batter
with a sweet sticky sauce
(GF)
King prawn & smoked salmon roulade
Salad and crostini
(GF)
Breaded brie wedges
Cranberry dip

Main course

Slow-roasted shoulder of lamb
Creamed mashed potato, seasonal vegetables and a red wine and rosemary sauce
(GF)
Vegan shepherd’s pie
Mushroom, leeks, carrots and butternut squash with crispy potato topping
(V, VE, GF)
Roast turkey
Roast potatoes, stuffing, pigs in a blanket, roast carrots and parsnips with seasonal vegetables
(GF)
Duo of chicken
Pan-roasted supreme, confit thigh, fondant potato, season vegetables and jus
(GF)
Festive burger
Beef burger topped with sage and onion stuffing, crispy bacon, melted brie and cranberry sauce
served in a toasted brioche bun with chips
(GF)

Desserts

Christmas Pudding
Brandy cream
Lemon Posset
(V G/F)
Vegan chocolate & caramel cake
with vegan ice cream
(VE V)
Apple Streusel Cake
with ice cream or custard
(V)
Trio of ice cream
[G/F]

2 Courses 21.95 3 Courses 24.95