We pride ourselves on how we look after our real ales, beers and lagers. As a flagship Marstons pub, our main ale is obviously Marston's Pedigree, of which, we are particularly proud.
Our range of draughts currently are:
The Malt Shovel's Painted Lady
Guest Ale - changed monthly
We also carry a range of bottled beers and ciders and a popular range of wines.
We actually vary our standard lunchtime menu every day of the week! The selection below are the firm favourites available every lunchtime. But our chefs have an additional large selection on our daily specials boards, including the Deal of the Day - available weekdays only and offering two courses for just £7.95. We will also happily cater for any dietary requirement.
BREAKFAST MENU - SERVED DAILY 10AM - 12 NOON
Big Breakfast - £7.50
2 handmade pork and herb sausages, 2 bacon, 2 eggs, beans, plum tomatoes, ushrooms, hash brown, black pudding with toast or fried bread. Glass of fresh orange and unlimited tea or coffee.
Regular Breakfast - £6.50
1 handmade pork and herb sausage, 1 bacon, 1 egg, beans, plum tomatoes, mushrooms, hash brown,black pudding with toast or fried bread. Glass of fresh orange and unlimited tea or coffee.
Vegetarian Breakfast - £6.50
2 vegetarian sausages, 2 eggs, beans, plum tomatoes, mushrooms and hash brown with toast or fried bread. Glass of orange juice and unlimited tea or coffee.
Gluten Free Breakfast - £6.50
1 gluten free sausage, 1 bacon, 2 eggs, beans, plum tomatoes, mushrooms with gluten free toasted bread. Glass of fresh orange and unlimited tea or coffee.
Eggs or Beans on Toast - £4.25
2 slices of toast with baked beans OR two eggs (cooked your way). Glass of fresh orange and unlimited tea or coffee.
Smoked Salmon with egg on a Muffin - £6.50
Hot buttered muffin with smoked salmon and eggs (cooked your way)with holladnaise sauce and salad garnish. Glass of fresh orange and unlimited tea or coffee.
Breakfast Cob with 1 item - £3.95
Any extra item - 75p each
Toast and Preserves - £3.50
Two slices of toast with choice of preserves, including tea or coffee.
Toasted Teacake - £3.50
Hot buttered toasted teacake, including tea or coffee.
LUNCHTIME MENU - SERVED 12 NOON - 2.30PM MON-FRI and UNTIL 3PM WEEKENDS AND BANK HOLIDAYS
*****PLEASE NOTE THAT WE RUN A REDUCED MENU THROUGHOUT DECEMBER AS WE ALSO HAVE OUR CHRISTMAS MENU ON OFFER. THE DEAL OF THE DAY IS NOT AVAILABLE FROM 1st-25th DECEMBER ******
FILLINGS SANDWICH BAGUETTE
Cheese £4.25 £4.75
Freshly made Egg Mayo £4.25 £4.75
Home cooked, hand carved ham £4.50 £4.95
Prawns in marie rose sauce £4.50 £4.95
Tuna Mayonnaise £4.50 £4.95
Brie and grape £4.50 £4.95
ALL SERVED WITH SALAD GARNISH OR CRISPS. ADD CHIPS FOR AN EXTRA £2.00
Hot Baguette of the Day - (see specials board), served with salad garnish and chips - £7.95
with one of the following - beans / cheese / coleslaw - £6.95
with one of the following - prawns / tuna / chilli / brie & bacon - £7.95
extra filling add - £0.75
SALADS SMALL LARGE
Grilled haloumi, roast pepper & sweet chilli £5.95 £8.95
Prawns in marie rose sauce with brown bread and butter £5.95 £8.95
Chicken and bacon with croutons and ceaser dressing £5.95 £8.95
Chef's own beetroot cured salmon £5.95 £8.95
(with sour cream or marie rose sauce and brown bread)
Large Fresh Haddock - £9.45 in the Malt's beer batter, or grilled with parsley butter, served with chips & mushy or garden peas.
Small Fresh Haddock - £7.45 as above - just smaller !
Whole Tail Scampi with & garden or mushy peas - £8.50
Two Egg Cheese Omelette with chips and salad - £6.95 (extra filling add £0.75)
The Malster Burger - handmade 100% beef burger on a brioche bun, chips and salad - £8.95 (add cheese and bacon for an extra £1.00, choose from cheddar, brie or stilton)
Malts Chicken Breast - see specials board for today's recipe, with chips and salad - £9.25
Pie of the Day - see specials board, with chips OR mash & peas OR vegetables - £8.95
Hand Carved Gammon with fried egg or pineapple, chips and garden peas - £9.25
Homemade Beef Lasagne with chips, salad and garlic bread - £8.95
Curry of the Day - see specials board, with jasmine rice and naan bread - £8.95
Chilli con Carne with jasmine rice, and garlic bread - £8.95
DEAL OF THE DAY - Choose any two courses - £7.95 (today's courses will be on the specials board - available Mon - Fri only - not available from 1st-25th December)
Chips - £2.75 Cheesy chips - £3.25 Malt's beer battered onion rings - £2.95 Malt's beer battered mushrooms with garlic mayo - £3.25 Sliced mushrooms in garlic - £3.25 Garlic bread (3 slices) - £3.25 Cheesy garlic bread (3 slices) - £3.95 Malt's beer battered haloumi goujons with sweet chilli (3) - £4.25 Side salad - £3.25
CHILDRENS MINI MENU - all options £6.50 (choose from any of the following main meals, and get a fruit shoot and ice cream scoop for pudding.)
Homemade chicken nuggets in batter (4) Homemade fish goujons in batter (3) Owen Taylor's country pork sausages (2) Cheese & tomato pizza ALL SERVED WITH CHIPS or MASH & BEANS or SALAD.
PLEASE ADVISE STAFF OF ANY ALLERGENS OR FOOD INTOLLERANCES BEFORE PLACING YOUR FOOD ORDER. THANKYOU.
We love to embrace technology, so we now have a mobile phone signal booster giving you a signal inside the Malt Shovel for the first time ever!
Malt Shovel Shardlow
49 The Wharf
Shardlow, Derby DE72 2HG
10.00am - 11.00pm Mon - Thur
10.00am - Midnight Fri and Sat
10.00am - 11.00pm Sunday
Breakfast served daily between 10.00am -12.00 noon
Lunch served 12.00 noon until 2.30pm weekdays
& 12.00 noon until 3.00pm weekends and bank holidays
Wednesday tea time - classic favourite five - served between 5.00pm-8.00pm
Thai & English night Thursday evenings 5.00pm until 9.00pm