The 18th century writer and dictionary compiler, Samuel Johnson, a big lad judging from the paintings, took his food seriously.
He once said, ‘A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.’
Ponder the wisdom of his words with today’s Big Deal on dinner at The Bridge Restaurant in the four star Carlton Hotel on Edinburgh’s North Bridge.
Ideal for rounding off a shopping trip; a pre-theatre meal or simply a great dinner with a friend or family member, this tasty offer is for two people to enjoy three courses from the table d’hote menu at The Bridge Restaurant.
A bright, vibrant space, The Bridge Restaurant offers brasserie style food ranging from old favourites to exciting new creations.
All of the dishes are prepared on the premises by the talented team of chefs so you can look forward to a delicious, fresh meal.
Traditional & contemporary
The menu changes regularly but typical dishes might include starters such as the traditional haggis, neeps and tatties with Drambuie sauce or the panko-breaded goats cheese with tomato and red pepper chutney and basil oil.
From the main courses, guests can choose from dishes such as the Deuchars battered haddock with hand-cut chips, lemon and tartar sauce or the game pie with puff pastry, oxtail stovies and seasonal vegetables
Save space for desserts such as traditional Scottish cranachan with homemade shortbread, the Mojito cheesecake or the sticky toffee pudding.
There are supplements payable on some dishes such as the steak selection.
With multiple purchases available, this Bridge Restaurant Big Deal is perfect for a night out with friends or a meeting with business colleagues. Fantastic food in the heart of Edinburgh city centre is just the click of a button away.