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What’s Included

Starter and main for 2

Glass of wine

Great reviews on 5pm Dining

Gorgeous decor

Next year, City Merchant will celebrate its 30th birthday.

That is an incredible achievement when most restaurants don’t see their fifth anniversary.

See what they are getting right with today’s Big Deal on a two course meal for two with wine.

Since opening in 1988 on Candleriggs, City Merchant has built a loyal following who love the restaurant’s rustic ambience, polished service and superb food.

Locally sourced food

Available noon to 8pm, Monday to Friday, today’s Big Deal is for two people to each have a starter and main course from the menu below plus a glass of house wine.

If you prefer, you can have a bottle of beer or soft drink instead of wine.


Soup of the day

Cullen skink

Spicy cauliflower fritters

City Merchant’s own haggis, neeps and tatties

Main course

Chicken leg served with new potatoes, wild mushrooms and a tarragon cream

Roast haunch Scottish venison

Beer-battered haddock served with chips and chunky tartar sauce

Sea bream fillet with Pico de Gallo and lemon and herb dressing

The Big Deal menu is a sample menu, and dishes may vary.

Happy diners

City Merchant restaurant is extremely popular with 5pm dining customers. More than 1300 reviews have given the restaurant a combined rating of 4.4/5. This is what recent diners thought of their experiences at the City Merchant:

‘Fresh innovative food. Great value 5pm deal. Pleasant staff and good food. Will be back soon.’ Rating 4.5/5

‘Very good restaurant. Service good, food good, what else do you need?’ Rating 4.75/5

‘Very good food, quality was excellent. Lovely staff, great service and beautiful building. We will be back.’ Rating 4.5/6

Romantic dinner

Today’s Big Deal would be perfect for a romantic dinner, a mighty fine lunch or a very satisfying pre-theatre meal.

Located on Candleriggs, City Merchant is incredibly handy for shows at the City Halls and Old Fruitmarket, not to mention the Tron Theatre.

If you have been before, this Big Deal is a great excuse to revisit City Merchant.

And if you haven’t been before, this offer is a great introduction to this much loved Merchant City gem.

What other 5pm bookers like about this deal...

Love this restaurant.Fabulous food.Great Deal

Margaret F.

Lovely restaurant and great price

Karen M.

Have already visited this restaurant and enjoyed a first class mral Christine armour

Christine A.

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Important Information

Valid from 04.01.18 until 28.02.18.

Bookings must be made by 13.02.18 at latest or risk forfeit of purchase.

Available noon-8pm, Mon-Fri.

Unavailable on 14.02.18.

The Big Deal is for 2 people to each have a starter & main course from Big Deal Menu shown + choice of 125ml glass of house red, white or rosé, half pint of beer or soft drink.

The Big Deal menu is a sample menu , and dishes may vary.

Dishes may be subject to change.

No gluten-free or vegetarian alternatives available.

Advance booking of at least 24 hours via telephone required. Must quote ‘5pm Big Deal’ at the time of booking.

24 hour cancellation policy applies. Failure to provide sufficient notice may forfeit purchase.

Multiple purchases permitted. Max 3 purchases (6 people) may be used per table.

Tables to be returned after 2 hours.

Wheelchair access.

Sorry, children cannot be accommodated with this offer.

Subject to availability. The beginning and end of validity period is often busiest. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

Please refer to our T&Cs for full information.


City Merchant
97-99 Candleriggs
Merchant City
G1 1NP

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