What's "Hop"pening at The Old Toad?

Last updated 20th April 2016


Events - May

Sunday 8th - Mothers Day Backwards Dinner and Wine
A Mother's Day dinner for the whole family, including wine samples with each course for those who are 21+. $45 with wine included and $30 without wine. Choose 1 item from each of the following courses:

Dessert: (Paired with Trivento Amado Sur Malbec)
1. Light and fluffy proffiteroles served over a dark chocolate sauce.
2. A blackberry crumble served with a side of creamy vanilla ice-cream.

Entree: (Paired with Chateau St. Jean Chardonnay)
1. Poached salmon with a caper butter sauce, served with garlic potatoes and green beans.
2. Braised pork with pearl onions and grapes, served with mashed potatoes and asparagus.
3. Butternut squash in an assorted mushroom rissotto (V)

Appetizer: (Paired with Louis Martini Sonoma Cabernet Sauvignon)
1. Smoked onion and gruyere cheese tarts (V)
2. Red wine-braised short ribs

Reservations are highly advised. Call us now to book a spot! Happy mother's day.


Monday May 16th- New Belgium Party!
Sip away the case of the mondays with New Belgium at The Old Toad: we will have Fat Tire, Ranger IPA, Citradelic IPA, and Heavy Melon
Come have a Flight of all 4!
pub quiz as per usual @ 9.30 pm.

Wednesday May 18th - Founders Beer Dinner
Join us for a Four Course Beer Pairing Dinner with Founders Brewing Co.
First course: Azacca IPA with a green papaya salad tossed with a mango avocado balsamic dressing topped with seared shord fish.
Second course: Mango Magnifico with smoked pulled pork sliders with a qual egg and radish carolina slaw
Third course: Red Rye IPA with a ribeye steak topped with shitaki mushrooms and stilton accompanied with a brocoli rabe puree
Fourth: Curmudgeon (Old Ale) with a molasses ginger bread apple upsidedown cake with a mascarpone cream prices to be announced

Sunday May 22nd - Great British Bake Off and Cake Competition 2pm - 5pm

Afternoon lunch is SOLD OUT! We are still accepting cake enteries up until the day - $5 to enter per cake and there will be a winner of a jackpot prize for each category!


As well as afternoon tea, you also have the chance to show us your baking skills by entering into our cake competition! Pay $5 to enter your cake into one of the following three categories and compete with other contestants to win the jackpot prize.

-Victoria Sponge
-Lemon Drizzle
-Fruit Cake
(All contestants must sign up in advance)

Think you have what it takes to win the Great British Bake Off? Let The Old Toad's Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood be the judge!