Ever wondered how Glasgow got its reputation as a style city?
Step forward Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the man who put Glasgow style on the global map.
Get to grips with the artist’s genius thanks to this Big Deal on lunch for two at the Art Lover’s Café in House for an Art Lover.
Located in tranquil Bellahouston Park, House for an Art Lover is a stylish arts centre and welcoming cafe as well as being a fine example of Mackintosh’s ground-breaking architecture.
Lunch for two
Available noon to 3.30pm, Monday to Friday, this Big Deal is for two people to enjoy a small glass of wine along with a main course from the daily table d’hôte menu.
Also included is an optional audio tour of the house. Time slots for the tour are confirmed at the time of booking.
The chefs at the cafe use ingredients from local suppliers to create innovative and mouth-watering dishes.
The exact selection available from day to day may vary. However, this gives a great idea of the choices on offer:
Spiced pumpkin and taleggio cheese risotto
Breast of chicken with pomme puree, sautéed spinach and a pepper sauce
Fillet of salmon on dill crushed potatoes with a fricassee of peas and mussels
Sausage casserole, sauerkraut and wholegrain mash with onion jus
Seared salmon with Thai crab cake and a mussel, pea and sweetcorn veloute
The Art Lover’s Café has plenty of admirers. The latest edition of The List Eating and Drinking Guide reckons that ‘the food is the main draw here. It’s surprising, ambitious and delicious.’
This recent TripAdvisor review was just as enthusiastic:
‘Phenomenal service and dining experience… extremely well managed and staffed… Highly recommend a visit… the menu on the day had a good variety and food was delicious. The staff that served were so friendly and polite and made this experience one to remember for me and my family. A lovely atmosphere in the restaurant…’
This offer would be perfect for a catch-up with a friend or you could use it to treat a family member to a memorable lunch.
Delicious food in stylish Rennie Mackintosh surroundings.
If that whets your appetite then snap up this Big Deal with the Art Lover’s Café in Mackintosh’s House for an Art Lover.