Cats Whiskers Day Nursery – Food & Drink

At Cats Whiskers Day Nursery, we offer a varied, exciting and healthy menu for your children. We offer vegetarian alternatives at every meal and can adapt our menu to suit dietary needs. Our recipes are low sugar, with no added salt and we keep processed foods to a minimum. Most importantly, we pack your little ones full of energy for the day ahead!

SAMPLE LUNCH MENU

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Roast Beef, Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Savoy Cabbage, Carrots & Gravy Mild Fruity Chicken Curry & Rice Cottage Pie with Cabbage & Carrots Tomato & Basil Pasta Bake with Grated Carrot & Cucumber Fishermans Pie with Courgette & Sweet Corn
Strawberries in Meringue Nest & Cream Peach Crumble & Cream Fromage Frais Rice Pudding & Sultanas Strawberry & Banana Smoothie
Babies – Pureed Vegetables of the day or pureed main menu. Finger food or home jars for tea Babies – Pureed Vegetables of the day or pureed main menu. Finger food or home jars for tea Babies – Pureed Vegetables of the day or pureed main menu. Finger food or home jars for tea Babies – Pureed Vegetables of the day or pureed main menu. Finger food or home jars for tea Babies – Pureed Vegetables of the day or pureed main menu. Finger food or home jars for tea

Non dairy diets are catered for daily and when a specific choice has not been stated on the menu, a Soya based alternative or fresh fruit will have been offered. Baby diets are agreed in close consultation with parents and baby food policy & procedures are in place.

SAMPLE TEA MENU

A light tea is served for the children at approximately 4.00pm. Parents should be aware that this is to ‘top the children up’ and is a social time for groups of children to come together before winding down before the end of the day.

The children will be served a small selection of the following items from which they can choose:-

  • Sandwiches – Wholemeal/White bread
  • Pitta bread
  • Crumpets
  • Mini Croissants
  • Mini Bagels
  • Crackers
  • Ryvitas
  • Scotch Pancakes
  • Rice Cakes – plain, apple, orange flavours
  • Fillings – cheese, tuna, ham, egg, jam, marmite, cream cheese
  • Toast – various spreads, toppings, eg. honey, lemon curd, cheese
  • Home made Pizza
  • Home made Bread – wholemeal, ciabatta, farm-house
  • Finger food – carrot, celery, cucumber, cherry tomatoes, peppers
  • Home made dips and smoothies
  • Apple, banana, orange, kiwi, grapes, pear, satsuma, melon & other fruits according to season
  • Milk or Water

No charge is made for provision of high tea.

Children’s dietary needs are observed and non dairy and vegetarian alternatives are always made available.