You know that you’re having an extra special meal when your plate looks pretty enough to hang in an art gallery.
Mono on South Bridge offers exactly this, but thankfully, the food has a lot more going for it than just dazzling good looks.
Offering an innovative Italian fine dining experience, expect creative and flavoursome cuisine conjured up by an experienced chef.
Appetite aroused yet? Then get a hold of this Big Deal for four small plates to share for two accompanied by wine.
Creative Italian cuisine
Just a stroll away from the Festival Theatre, Mono serves up cutting-edge Italian dishes with plenty of flair. Herald food critic Joanna Blythman has lavished the cuisine with praise, describing it as ‘mind-blowing’.
Boasting its own food ‘research lab’ directed by culinary wizard, Chef Zielinski, the aim is to create a memorable, multi-sensory dining experiences for guests.
Yet Mono’s woody decor is simple, natural and unfussy, putting the focus firmly on the beautiful plate arrangements, fresh flavours and experimental edge.
Small plate dining with wine
The Big Deal is for two people to enjoy four small plates from Mono’s high-end bar food selection, as well as the choice of a glass of red or white each.
You can enjoy it Tuesday to Sunday until 31st July 2019, with daytime and evening options available.
If you’ve got theatre tickets booked, then why not pair your night out with this unique Italian dining experience?
As you would expect, the small plate bar menu at Mono is pretty darn enticing, offering plenty of gourmet flavour bursts.
Choose four from the following:
Selection of homemade breads
Sourdough, butter, anchovies
Sourdough, lardo di colonnata, pickled onions
Sourdough, Tuscan style pâté
Burrata, basil, black olive cracker, Trapani’s pesto
Parmesan flan, Parmesan sauce, crumble
Arancini, celeriac, gorgonzola, hazelnut
Octopus, chickpeas, fennel, grapefruit
Salted cod, whipped potatoes
Beef ravioli, oxtail sauce
Onion bun, ox tongue, salsa verde
Diners have been posting enthusiastic reviews on Mono’s Facebook page, with a fantastic 5/5 score based on over 50 reviews:
‘Excellent food and wine. Great staff and service.’
‘Had a lovely evening at the launch of Mono’s new bar menu…great cocktails, food and wine in a fabulous chilled out setting. We will be back.’
‘Some of the best flavoured and beautifully executed food in Edinburgh right now.’
Treat yourself to first class Italian
This Big Deal gives you the chance to try out a fresh and innovative Italian restaurant that managed to thrill one of Scotland’s most famous food critics. You can tuck into four small plates from the bar menu, plus your choice of wine, six days a week.
Available daytime and evening, this would make a classy pre-theatre choice or an especially chic lunchtime treat.