Handpicked for you – curated deals for 5pm customers
Just after the harvest is a great time to eat out.
A wide range of produce is at its peak and the game season is in full swing.
Make the most of it with today’s Handpicked Deal at The Western Club on Royal Exchange Square.
The offer is for a stylish three course fine dining experience for two.
The award-winning chef Iain McMaster is in charge of the kitchen and he is a man who knows how to get the best from Scotland’s seasonal larder.
Autumn treat or winter dinner
This offer is available until the end of November and then from the 4th of January to the end of February 2018. The 9th and 14th of February are excluded.
This means it would be perfect for a memorable meal over the next few weeks or a great dinner to look forward to in the colder months.
Of course, it would also make a generous Christmas present.
The Western Club has been a Glasgow institution for a couple of centuries, providing superb hospitality for many a traveller, adventurer or merchant passing through the great city.
Nowadays that refined heritage comes with a bright, contemporary welcome. Its restaurant provides a classy but relaxed space for superb fine dining.
Available Monday to Thursday from noon until 2.30pm and 5pm until 8pm, and Fridays from noon until 4pm, today’s Handpicked Deal invites you to a enjoy three course lunch or dinner for two with a glass of Prosecco each.
Dishes will change depending on the seasonal availability of ingredients but your choices will be very similar to this:
Soup of the day (V)
Marbled game terrine with piccalilli, apple and crisp breads
Hot and cold smoked Scottish salmon rillette with caper berries and affilla cress
Salad of heritage tomatoes with crottin goat’s cheese, tomato coulis and herb oil
Flat iron steak with pepper sauce, purple broccoli and chips
Breast of free range chicken with fondant potato, carrots, Savoy cabbage, lentils, pancetta and jus
Market fish of the day with creamed potatoes, samphire, peas, leeks, mussels and fish cream
Risotto of wild mushroom and Jerusalem artichoke with parmesan and truffle oil
Vanilla crème brûlée with lemon shortbread
Sticky date pudding with tablet ice cream
Warm carrot cake with marmalade ice cream
Auld Reekie smoked cheddar served with charcoal crackers, house chutney and grapes
5pm customers have been generous with their praise for The Western Club, giving it a sky-high combined rating of 4.6/5. Recent reviews include the following, edited for length:
‘Faultless food and staff. Deal was very good value and loved the food. Nice selections on all three courses. All staff were excellent. Friendly and helpful but not obtrusive. Will definitely return…’ Rating 5/5
‘Will definitely make a return visit. Class act. Made welcome from stepping foot through the front door. Food, service & decor …... 10/10.’ Rating 5/5
‘Lovely evening. Another fab meal served by professional friendly staff in beautiful surroundings.’ Rating 5/5
Christmas gift idea
This Handpicked Deal fine dining offer at the Western Club is the perfect choice for a special occasion meal.
And, as mentioned, it would also make a very thoughtful Christmas gift. The anticipation of a delicious dinner is a great way to make the coldest months take on a cosy glow.