Pre-Theatre Menu



Mon – Thursday, 3.15pm -7pm – £13.50.
Friday & Saturday, 3.15 – 6pm – £15.50

2 courses – starter & main

Soup of the day (please ask your server)
City Merchant fish soup
Confit chicken roulade with shallots, chilli, mulled plum puree
& peanut vinaigrette
Smoked haddock bon bons, fennel salad, lemon gel & crispy capers
Salad of roast beetroot, goats cheese, walnuts & a truffle vinaigette


Dish of the Day (please ask your server)
Roast hake with chorizo crushed potato, crispy leeks & red pepper salsa
Seared fillet of seabass, root vegetable taglaitelle, smoked pancetta, clams & a vanilla scented jus
Fillet of beef stroganoff, basmati rice £5.50 Supplement
Slow cooked pork belly stuffed with Stornoway black pudding, served with braised red cabbage, apple gel, smoked onion sauce
Celeriac gnocchi with sauteed wild mushrooms,
sage & Arran mustard butter, parmesan chards


Selection of Ice Creams (please ask your server)
Clootie bread and butter pudding, brandy raisins & cinnamon cream
Lemon curd, pear and berry mess
Chocolate and passion fruit bavarois
Duo of Scottish Cheeses with Biscuits & Merchant’s Chutney


Coffee or Tea from £1.95

10% service will be added to parties of 6 or more

City Merchant Specialities

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Smoked haddock, leek and potato cream broth

Dish of the Day- Seared Fillet of Bream with red pepper crust

DISH OF THE DAY (sample)

Seared fillet of bream with red pepper crust

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Butternut squash puree, puy lentils, roast shallot & Madeira jus

“Knockout pre-theatre eatery - you gotta go!”

First timers but not dissappointed! Served by friendly smiley Danni, we had a lovely meal - faultless! Great sea bream dish, wonderful lamb... yummy! We'll definitely be back...

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