‘The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days later, you’re hungry again’, said Hollywood director, George Miller.
In other words, if you are looking for hearty cuisine that will leave you with a satisfied afterglow for hours, then you’d be hard pushed to beat Italian.
If you feel that you are long overdue a slap-up pasta extravaganza, then grab with today’s Big Deal for a two course dinner for two from Jamie’s Italian.
And just to doubly spoil you, they’ve thrown in a glass of fizz each too.
Lovely jubbly Italian grubbly
Today’s Big Deal from Jamie’s Italian is for a two course meal for two people plus a refreshing glass of Prosecco each or a peachy bellini.
With a menu crafted by a superstar chef, Jamie’s Italian serves rustic food with added mastermind flourishes. So you can enjoy sampling down to earth yet imaginative dishes in a cheerful, airy restaurant on George Square.
You will be dining from the set menu and if you don’t fancy either alcoholic choice, you can order a soft drink instead.
As a bonus, you can purchases up to three vouchers, meaning this could be a meal for up to six people. So if you are overdue a catch-up with family or friends, you have now found an excuse. Children are also welcome until 10pm.
This deal is available seven days a week at various times. Please note that tables must be returned after 90 minutes.
Two course meal for two
You will get to choose two courses each from the set menu. Dishes at Jamie’s Italian change seasonally, but here is a sample of some the tasty options you can expect:
Chicken liver & Vin Santo pâté with sweet balsamic onions
Crispy fried sustainable fish and squid tossed in fennel-spiced flour with garlic & lemon aioli
Tomato bruschetta with buffalo mozzarella, extra virgin olive oil and basil
Prawn linguine with tomatoes, fennel, saffron, chilli and rocket
Prime beef burger in a brioche bun with sticky balsamic onions, Westcombe cheddar, pancetta, tomato and secret sauce
Tagliatelle bolognese with a rich pork & beef ragù with red wine and parmesan
Rich chocolate brownie with chocolate sauce, salted caramel popcorn gelato and caramelised popcorn
Blueberry & olive oil cake with whipped cream, honey and orange zest
Tiramisù with coffee-flavoured sponge, mascarpone and a hot chocolate & espresso sauce
If you fancy upgrading your main course, there is a £2.50 supplement per person to order a meat plank and a £5 supplement per person for a flash steak.
Jamie’s Italian has enjoyed enthusiastic reviews on TripAdvisor, including these recent ones:
‘Excellent food and wait staff. We will be back again. Portions were great and tasteful. Thanks for the great meal.’
‘Jamie’s Italian Restaurant has great service, great food and a nice atmosphere. The portions are just the right size, appetisers delicious and wine superb. You can’t go wrong stopping here for a bit to eat. You definitely won’t be disappointed.’
‘This is the third time I’ve been to one of these restaurants but it was my first visit to the Glasgow restaurant. Prawn linguine was fantastic and the service was better than I’d expect from a chain. I felt that quality of the meal was in line with the cost.’
Make an occasion of it
If you fancy a slap-up Italian meal with a glass of fizz thrown in for good measure, then scoff up this Big Deal from Jamie’s Italian.
Available seven days a week and with the option of booking for up to six people, this would be ideal for a relaxed gathering with loved ones.
Maybe you could even combine it with a trip to Cineworld, The Kings or the Theatre Royale?