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Whilst we will do all we can to accommodate guests with food intolerances and allergies we are unable to guarantee that our dishes will be completely allergen-free of the following 14 Allergens

Gluten / Crustaceans / Eggs / Fish / Peanuts / Soybeans / Milk / Nuts / Celery / Mustard / Sesame seeds /Sulphur dioxide / Lupin / Molluscs 

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Starters
 
 

       Soup of the Day €6.95

 

Forest Mushroom Tart €7.95

A selection of wild mushrooms in a tarragon cream sauce with a green salad

 

Salad of Charred Broccoli €7.95

with flaked almonds, fresh figs & blue cheese dressing

 

Thai Style Prawns €7.95

Sautéed tiger prawns, chilli, garlic, ginger, peppers
onions, coconut cream, coriander

 

Smoked Chicken Salad €7.95

roasted pine nuts & hazelnut dressing

 

Fresh Scallops €10.50

Sautéed with a choice of garlic or chilli butter

 

Mains

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Seafood Specialities Daily

 

 Pan-Fried Duck Breast €26.50

with honey & thyme sauce

 

Roast Belly of Pork €23.95

apple & blackberry sauce

 

Roast half Pheasant €29.95

with bread sauce & red wine jus

 

Corn-Fed Chicken Breast  €23.95

red pepper coulis  

 

Roast Rack of Lamb €27.95

Crusted with rosemary & mustard
red wine jus, home-made mint sauce

 

Loin of Venison  €28.50

with a red wine juniper berry & smoked bacon sauce

 

Char- Grilled Rib Eye Steak €23.95

Choice of pepper sauce or garlic butter

 

Char- Grilled Fillet Steak €27.95

Choice of pepper sauce or garlic butter

 

All of the above are served with Pielow's Gratin Potatoes & fresh market vegetables

Our beef, pork & lamb are of Irish origin supplied by FD Meats, Bray
Wild Irish Game, Wicklow supplies our game
The Catch, Cornelscourt & Atlantis Seafood Kilmore Quay supply for fish

 

Desserts

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Apple Strudel €6.95

with whipped cream & custard

 

Raspberry Pavlova  €6.95

soft meringue, fresh raspberries, cream & raspberry coulis

 

Baked Blueberry & Almond Clafoutis R €6.95

(Almond-flavoured batter baked over a layer of fresh blueberries)

served with vanilla ice cream

 

  Rumtoph €6.95

(Marinated berries in Jamaican rum) 

with whipped cream

 

Poached Pear in Red Wine €6.95

with whiped cream & chocolate sauce

 

 

Ice-cream selection €5.95

Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate

Extra ice- cream portions €1.95 per scoop

 

Cheese Plate €8.95

Vintage Cheddar, Cashel Blue, Gubbeen, St Killian Carrigbym Brie 

Marinated olives, chutney, & Carr’s Table Water Crackers

 

Selection of Coffees

 

Cappuccino /Latte €3.20 

Espresso €2.70

Americano €2.70

Herbal teas €2.70/ Tea €2.20

 

Service charge not included Gratuities at your own discretion

 

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Early Evening Specials

Wednesday –Thursday from 6pm-7pm

2 Courses €19.95 / 3 Courses €23.95

Whilst we will do all we can to accommodate guests with food intolerances and allergies we are 

unable to guarantee that our dishes will be completely allergen-free

 

Starters

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Smoked Chicken Salad

with roasted pine nuts & hazelnut dressing

 

Forest Mushroom Tart

A selection of wild mushrooms in a tarragon cream sauce

 

Soup of the day

 

Main Courses

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Fresh Fish of the Day

 

Roast Belly of Pork

with apple & blackberry sauce

 

Steak & Kidney Pie

 

Breast of Corn-Fed Chicken

with red pepper sauce

 

Dessert

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Poached Pear in Red Wine

 with whipped cream & chocolate sauce

 

Apple Strudel

with whipped cream & custard

 

A selection of ice-creams

 

Rumtoph

marinated berries in rum with whipped cream

 

Extra portions of ice cream €1.50 per scoop

Service charge not included Gratuities at your own discretion

 

 

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Wines

 

White Wine Selection

France

1.BOUCHARD AINÉ ET  FILS CHARDONNAY Bottle €24.95 / Glass €6.50

Light yellow in colour with a bouquet of citrus fruit with notes of honey and toasted bread. Citrus flavours with pear, fresh butter, hazelnuts and white flowers. Strong and complex with brilliant acidity.

 

South Africa

2.CHENIN BLANC, STONEWALKER Bottle €24.95 / Glass €6.50

Chenin Blanc, just a touch off-dry, has ripe, gently honeyed apple and pear fruit, and a minerally finish.

 

France, Loire

3.MARQUIS DE GOULAINE TOURAINE SAUVIGNON  BLANC Bottle €24.95 / Glass €6.50

Low temperature fermentation develops the Sauvignon aromas. The wine is subtle and lively to taste with a pleasant finish.

 

Italy

4.PINOT GRIGIO DEL VENETO IGT,  SACCHETTO Bottle €24.95 / Glass €6. 50

Fine delicate and spicy hints on the nose. Fresh full bodied, pleasant with the right tannin content on the palate.

 

California

5.CHARDONNAY, WOODHAVEN Bottle €24.95 / Glass €6. 50

This fruit-forward Chardonnay explodes with complex flavors of lush peaches, pears, apples, lemons and pineapples with hints of lightly toasted vanilla oak.

 

Italy

6.TOMMASI LUGANA Bottle €28.00

100% Trebbiano di Lugana from a single vineyard. Moon yellow in colour. Tropical fruits, white flowers and spicy aromas. A Medium bodied, clean and spicy white highlighted by delicious hints of tropical fruit with a clean and crisp finish.

 

Spain

7.NAI ALBARINO Bottle €29.95

Fragrant bouquet with pleasant blend of fruit and minerality. Pleasant fullness on the palate with good length and fresh acidity.

 

New Zealand

8.TIKI ESTATE SAUVIGNON BLANC,  MARLBOROUGH Bottle €29.95 / Glass €7. 50

The wine has tropical fruit aromas with underlying hints of gooseberry. The earthy flavours and structures gives a wine that has refreshing acidity and perfect balance.

 

France, Burgundy

9.MACON LUGNY AC BOUCHARD AINÉ ET  FILS Bottle €31.00

Brilliant and clear. Flowery, fruity aromas with notes of citrus fruits, mint and honeysuckle. Exotic, even spicy scents. Well-balanced.

 

Argentina

10.CATENA CHARDONNAY Bottle €31.00

This chardonnay has a golden yellow colour with pronounced green reflections. It boasts concentrated aromas of ripe tropical and citrus fruits. The mouth feel is full, round and soft with explosive fruit flavours. A great lengthy finish with touches of oaky smoke.

 

Spain

11.BODEGAS VIENDOS SHAYA RUEDA  Bottle €31.00

Intense bouquet. A short stay in oak casks. A perfect balance of fruit and acidity with pleasant spicy overtones.

 

South Africa

12.SPRINGFIELD ESTATE WILD YEAST CHARDONNAY ROBERTSON  Bottle €38.00

Unwooded Chardonnay has creamy texture with fine fruit flavours, with good concentration and elegance.

 

 Portugal

13.ESPORAO RESERVA ALENTEJO Bottle €39.00

Medium bodied with excellent bouquet and taste that lasts on the palate.

 

France

14.POUILLY FUMÉ AC MARQUIS DE  GOULAINE Bottle €39.50

An elegant Sauvignon Blanc wine with crisp gooseberry flavour. It has finesse and delicacy on the aftertaste.

15.CHABLIS AC ANTONIN RODET Bottle €39.50

Aromas with an acid quality, suggestive of white flowers and fresh fruits, peaches, dried fruits and hazelnuts. Light, fresh and fruity with vanilla and flowers.

 

South Africa

16.WATERFORD ESTATE CHARDONNAY Bottle €43.95

Pale straw colour. Crisp and fresh on the palate with pronounced fruit flavours backed up by subtle richness.

 

Red Wine Selection

Pielows Shiraz Tulbagh Valley, South Africa Bottle €28.50 / Glass €7.50

Grapes used in this wine are from Colin’s and Teresa’s vineyard in Tulbagh, and the vinification is under Colin’s supervision. The wine has fragrance of ripe fruits, good acidity with fine and delicate structure and smooth lasting finish.

 

France

17.LA VILLETTE PINOT  NOIR Bottle €24.95/ Glass €6.50

Refreshing and subtle aromas of ripe raspberries and cranberries with hints of plum and a touch of toast. The palate shows a balance of ripe fruit and freshness with an appealing spicy smokiness.

18.LA VILLETTE GRENACHE SYRAH  MOURVEDRE Bottle €24.95

Intense blackcurrant and red fruit aromas with hints of flowers and spices. In the mouth, it is a rich, bold and fruity wine with dark fruit and liquorice flavours enhanced by satin smooth tannins.

 

South Africa

19.CABERNET SAUVIGNON, STONEWALKER Bottle €24.95/ Glass €6.50

This wine shows ripe berry and herbaceous aromas and ripe red and black berry fruit flavours. A deliciously smooth and complex wine.

20.BELLINGHAM PINOTAGE HOMESTEAD SERIES Bottle €24.95

An intense dark red middle with a ruby rim plotting sweet spices, plums and mulberries with hints of vanilla on the nose, and ripe and juicy raspberry. Integrated oak spice on the palate with an exciting tannin structure.

 

Chile

21.MERLOT, ERRAZURIZ ESTATE Bottle €24.95

Attractive ruby red with pleasing fruit aromas. The juicy palate is medium bodied with firm yet sweet tannins and a pleasing finish.

22.CABERNET SAUVIGNON RESERVA, CASTILLO DE  MOLINA Bottle €25.00

This wine presents an expressive and complex nose primarily marked by red fruits such as black currant, cherries, berries, forest fruits, and spices that are well integrated with the toasted notes that come from the oak barrels.

 

Australia

23.GALWAY SHIRAZ Bottle €27.50 / Glass €6.90

The wine is full of dark fruit, rich plum pudding and chocolate aniseed rings. This is a full-bodied wine, showing vibrant blackberry and dark chocolate; complemented by a lush, silky palate.

 

Italy

24.ZACCAGNINI TWIGGY MONTEPULCIANO  D’ABBRUZZO Bottle €28.00

Intense ruby red colour with violet hues and a nose of cherries and black fruits. The palate offers gorgeous ripe cherry and blackberry fruit. The wine is dry and smooth and perfectly rounded and delicious.

 

South Africa

25.PIELOWS SHIRAZ TULBAGH  VALLEY Bottle €28.50 / Glass €7.50

Grapes used in this wine are from Colin’s and Teresa’s vineyard in Tulbagh, and the vinification is under Colin’s supervision. The wine has fragrance of ripe fruits, good acidity with fine and delicate structure and smooth lasting finish.

 

Portugal

26.PERIQUITA RESERVA SETUBAL, FONSECA Bottle €29.50

The Castelão, Touriga Nacional and Touriga Francesa indigenous grape varieties provide Periquita Reserva with a character, a sweet aroma and complexity.

 

France

27.CHÂTEAU PAS SAINT GEORGES, ST. EMILLION Bottle €30.00

It has a beautiful bright red/purple colour, with an aroma of very ripe red fruit and cocoa. In the mouth the fruit character is reinforced, with an added structure provided by fine, elegant tannins. The mouth feel is very smooth, and is followed by a long, bold finish.

 

Argentina

28.CATENA MALBEC Bottle €31.00

Intense aromatics with rich concentrated flavours and a soft generous texture, with notes of violets and lavender, and touches of vanilla and spice. The palate begins with black cherry fruits and has a generous texture.

 

South Africa

29.SPRINGFIELD WHOLE BERRY CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2013 Bottle €38.00

The wine has dark ripe fruit flavours with spicy undertones. Soft and full bodied to taste with a pleasant finish.

30.TULBAGH SARONSBERG PROVENANCE  SHIRAZ Bottle €33.00

Soft ripe fruit bouquet. Well balanced and elegant to taste. Full bodied with spicy overtones.

 

Australia

31.YALUMBA BAROSSA PATCHWORK  SHIRAZ Bottle €37.00

Deep purple colour with fine fruit aromas. Full and rich on the palate with lasting aftertaste.

 

Italy

32.TOMMASI RIPASSO DOC Bottle €37.00

Rich spicy nose with hints of fruit. Full bodied, intense, with well integrated spice and fruit flavours. This wine has a lasting aftertaste.

 

Spain

33.EXCELLENCE RIOJA Bottle €30.00 / Glass €6.90

Attractive bouquet of raspberries and strawberries with a hint of soft spice from ageing in oak. Rich in the mouth with ripe tannins that highlight its structure and elegance.

 

France, Burgundy

34.CHOREY LES BEAUNE LES  BEAUMONTS Bottle €39.00

An excellent example of Pinot Noir. The wine is soft, yet full and pleasant on the palate.

 

New Zealand

35.TIKI ESTATES PINOT  NOIR Bottle €40.00

Well balanced acidity and fine structured tannins will ensure good cellaring for the next 3-5 years Dry, spicy – cedar and cinnamon then dark cherry, ripe cranberry and raisin and sweet baking spices. Long wood spice and fruit finish.

 

France

36.CHATEAU DE PIERREUX BROUILLY Bottle €40.50

Intense blackcurrant and violet aromas with spicy notes of white pepper, liquorice, vanilla, black olives and a hint of laurel leaves. Harmonious and firm, suggestive of cherries and blackcurrant with long and well defined tannins on the finish.

 

Italy

37.ROCCA GUICCIARDA CHIANTI CLASSICO, BARONE  RICASOLI Bottle €41.50

An intense bouquet with hints of blackberry, raspberry, violets and vanilla.  Mouth-filling berry fruit flavours, seductive cinnamon and cherry marmalade. Its mellow velvety body has a full and generous flavour, Extremely long finish thanks to its vibrant acidity.

 

France

38.ROTHSCHILD HERITAGE BARON CARL ST.  EMILION Bottle €42.00

Attractive, well made, medium bodied wine. It has excellent fresh fruit taste and a smooth, lasting finish.

 

Spain

39.RIOJA RESERVA, MARQUÉS DE  CÀCERES Bottle €41.00

A dense bouquet combining toasted notes, tobacco and a hint of spice. Good structure with nice complexity in the mouth where mature fruit flavours give way to a touch of roasted coffee, chocolate and sweet spices.

40.EMILIO MORO Bottle €42.00

Consistently excellent Ribera del Duero, brimming with overripe blackberry and damson fruit framed on well-toasted oak. This is very high quality yet affordable Ribera.

 

South Africa

41.WATERFORD ESTATE SHIRAZ Bottle €50.00

Ripe berry fruit aromas. The palate has a well balanced mouth feel with pleasant spicy overtones to the finish.

 

France, Bordeaux

42.CHÂTEAU PONTAC LYNCH AC, MARGAUX Bottle €55.00

Grown on well drained gravelly soil. Smooth wine with soft tannins. The wine is fresh and elegant with pleasant full finish.

 

Champagne & Sparkling Wines

 

43.HOYA DE CADENAS  CAVA Bottle €39.50

Vinified in the traditional method. The wine is beautifully balanced, smooth and elegant.

 

44.TOMMASI PROSECCO Bottle €41.50

This wine is a light straw yellow that is elegant, clean and spicy, with hints of acacia and wiste-ria flowers on the nose. On the palate, pleasantly intense, dry, easy to drink, with a light al-mond aftertaste.

 

45.LOUIS ROEDERER BRUT PREMIER  NV Bottle €79.95 / Snipe €7.50

Brut Premier embodies the Louis Roederer house style, gracefully blending the old and new. Made from reserve wines, it allies the freshness of youth with the roundness and vinosity of mature wine. This is structured, expansive Champagne with a smooth attack and a modern, powerful style with no loss of finesse.

 

SPECIAL SELECTION OF CAPE WINES

 

46.THELEMA MOUNTAIN WHITE 2013, THELEMA WINES, STELLENBOSCH Bottle €30.00

Roussanne dominated white blend supported by Chardonnay & Viognier with aromas and flavours of ripe peaches and golden delicious apples and a citrus kick. Perfect fact for fish, seafood or chicken dishes. Like its red brother, this is a great all rounder that will go down well in any company. ABV 13.5%

47.THELEMA MOUNTAIN RED 2013, THELEMA WINES, STELLENBOSCH Bottle €30.00

The current vintage of this wine has all the highly enjoyable characteristics of previous ones with lovely plummy fruitiness, lots of spice and considerable depth of character. A blend of Bordeaux varietals Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc & Petit Verdot with Syrah Grenache. So luscious, so drinkable. A great all-rounder. ABV is a well disguised 14.5%.

48.KLOOF STREET CHENIN BLANC 2012, MULLINEUX WINES, SWARTLAND Bottle €30.50

This textbook Loire Style Chenin Blanc comes from three parcels of 32 to 40 year old bush vines in the Swartland. In keeping with the Kloof Street Style, this wine has a freshness. Balance and great drinkability. Honey pear and apple mingled with ripe apricot and tropical fruit on the nose doesn’t disappoint on the palate with good body and generous mouth feel. Jancis Robinson says: “Very rich and and racy. Great Stuff!!” ABV 13%

49.RUSTENBERG JOHN X MERRIMAN 2010, RUSTENBERG WINES, STELLENBOSCH Bottle €35.00

Rustenberg’s Bordeaux– style blend is a complex and layered wine, with waves of black fruit and earthy spice that dance endlessly on the nose and mouth. Heady notes of blackberry, boysenberry, cassis and fig are spiced by accents of cocoa, tobacco and sweet, charred wood. It’s balanced and well structured with a velvety texture and a peppery finish. ABV 14.5%

50.RUSTENBERG CHARDONNAY 2011, RUSTENBERG WINES, STELLENBOSCH Bottle €35.00

A superb barrel fermented Chardonnay with a wonderful balance of pear, apple & melon with vibrant acidity. Very versatile pairing beautifully with chicken, shellfish, chowder or smoked salmon; works well with butter or cream sauces while the oak influence lends itself to Asian dishes ABV 14%.

51.DAVID CHENIN BLANC 2014, DAVID &NADIA WINES, SWARTLAND Bottle €44.20

Typically focused and expressive, it’s combination of leesy breadth and tangy minerality, with stony acidity and very subtle oak. Pear, peach and citrus, a little honeysuckle and  some yeastiness. A real beauty made by an amazing winemaker-David Sadie & his wife, Nadia are already big stars, despite their youth. ABV 13.5%

52.DAVID ELPIDIOS 2013, DAVID & NADIA WINES, SWARTLAND Bottle €44.20

Elpedios is a blend of Syrah with Carignan, Cinsault, Grenache and Pinotage, all grapes that do well in the heat of the Swartland. Whole bunch spice, early picking, fine tannins and a long, refined finish: this is one of the most elegant Mediterranean Cape reds of all, a wine which almost defies its origins ABV 13.5%.

53.DAVID PINOTAGE 2015, DAVID & NADIA WINES, SWARTHLAND Bottle €44.20

An astonishing and quite singular rendition of the variety. The nose is captivating with abundant red and black cherries, but also purple flowers, black olive, spice and earth. The palate shows riveting fruit purity, freshness and tannic grip, the finish long and particularly saline. Paradigm shifting, to quote Cathy van Zyl MV. Without doubt, one of the finest Pinotage wines of the modern era. The contours on the labels are a reflection of the actual vineyard. ABV 13.5%

 

Port & Dessert Wines

 

54.RAMOS PINTO LBV PORT Bottle €48.00 / Glass €7.90

 

55.MOUTON CADET RESERVE SAUTERNES Glass €7.50

 

56.HUXELREBE BEERENAUSLAESE RHEINHESSEN 2004 (GERMANY) -1/2 Bottle €24.00

From individually selected grapes which are over ripe and sugar packed, result in a luscious dessert wine.

 

57.BOCKENHEIMER GRAFENSTUCK EISWEIN RHEINHESSEN 2004 (GERMANY) - 1/2 Bottle €25.00

 

Late harvested during Winter frosts, concentrates the grape sugars into a deliciously sweet and crisp wine with an intense long finish.

 

 

Beverages

 

 

Soft Drinks (330ml) €2.90

Water - Still/Sparkling(250ml) €3.00

(Bottle) €5.10