Every so often, you have to head to a place that makes you feel like a movie star.
We’re thinking an epic, elegant venue with towering colonnades lit up by fairy lights. That kind of place.
In fact, we’re thinking somewhere like Citation in the Merchant City. So it’s lucky that the lovely people there are offering you a cocktails with nibbles with today’s Big Deal.
Cocktails and nibbles for two
Citation is a truly impressive Glasgow bar and restaurant, perfect for a romantic date, pre-theatre treat or special celebration.
Today’s Big Deal is for four cocktails and nibbles to share for two.
The cocktails on offer are as follows:
Raspberry Collins – gin, Chambord, fresh raspberries, lemon juice and sugar syrup topped with soda. A simple refreshing classic
Lynchberg Lemonade – Jack Daniels Tennessee whiskey, Cointreau, fresh lemon juice served long and topped with lemonade
Mojito – rum muddled with mint, fresh lime, brown sugar and sugar syrup capped with soda. Fruit options also available: strawberry, raspberry or passion fruit
French Martini – a tempting blend of Stolichnaya Razberi, Chambord and pineapple juice
Cosmopolitan – Stolichnaya vodka, Cointreau, cranberry juice and lime juice
Daiquiri – a simple classic with rum, fresh lime juice and sugar syrup served frozen or straight up. Fruit options also available: strawberry, raspberry or passion fruit
Brockman’s Bramble (£2 supplement) – Brockman’s Gin is perfect for this classic with lemon juice and sugar syrup served over crushed ice with a Lejay Crème de Mure float
Woo Wow (£2 supplement) – Citation’s take on the classic Woo Woo with Stolichnaya Razberi, peach schnapps, Gozio Amaretto, Xante pear liqueur shaken with strawberry puree and cranberry juice topped with a squeeze of fresh lime to give you that wow
The nibbles served with cocktails are a choice of popcorn or mixed nuts.
Landmark Merchant City venue
Citation Taverne & Restaurant is housed in the magnificent former Sheriff Court building on Wilson Street. From the moment you arrive you know that you’re in for a special meal, as it’s easily one of the city’s most impressive dining spots.
The Tron Theatre, Old Fruitmarket and Princes Square are all within easy walking distance, so you could pair this with a show or day out shopping.
There is limited on-street parking nearby and pay parking on Glassford Street. Central and Queen Street stations are both a ten-minute stroll away.
Drinks in stylish Citation
If you’re in the mood for a drink that’s a little bit special, this deal for cocktails and nibbles at Citation fits the bill.
It’s would be perfect as a catch up with friends, a shopping pit stop of a pre dinner treat.
There’s no need to book so you can simply walk in and redeem your purchase when you like.
Available Sunday to Friday until the end of September, there’s plenty of time to use it too.