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Brasseria

About Brasseria

Post-refurbishment, the ground floor restaurant of the Thistle Westminster is a picture of modernity with a Mediterranean warmth, both directly in the sunny service of manager Giovanni, and not-so-directly in the deep-red walls displaying evocative Tuscan country scenes. The simple, healthy food (no rich sauces in sight) is best exemplified in the grilled seabass, and half a chargrilled baby chicken marinated in rosemary and lemon juice - both served with new potatoes. Pick of the international wine list is a rose pinot grigio.



Full a la carte

Starter

French onion soup, gruyère chesse £4.75

Calamari, sweet chilli coriander and olive oil, wild rocket £6.25

Pan-fried tiger prawns, spicy tomato sauce, char grilled focaccia £7.50

Antipasti; salami, Parma ham, buffalo mozzarella, char grilled Mediterranean vegetables, olives (for two) £11.95

Meze platter of marinated feta cheese, roasted red peppers, taramasalata, houmous, grilled pitta £5.20

Buffalo mozzarella, vine ripened tomatoes, avocado £5.95

Main Course

Salads and pasta
Chicken Caesar, crisp baby gem, classic dressing, parmesan crisps
£9.95

Tuna niçoise; boiled eggs, tomato, small berry capers, olives, red onion, mixed leaf £10.95

Spaghetti bolognese in a rich tomato sauce £8.50

Salmon farfalle, vodka cream sauce £8.95

Penne pomodoro, vine ripened tomatoes, basil and garlic £8.95

Main Dishes
Salmon fishcake, tzatziki, rocket salad, thick cut chips £10.95

8oz beef entrecote, thick cut fries, roasted Mediterranean vegetables £16.75

Char grilled half chicken, rosemary and lemon, new potatoes £13.50

Vegetable tagine, couscous, Moroccan spices £9.95

Naked lamb burger, Tuscan salad of tomato, cucumber, black olives, red onion and coriander, thick cut fries £11.50

Grilled sea bass, new potatoes, green beans £16.75

Veal parmegana, prosciutto and parmesan cheese, tagliatelle £16.75

Goats' cheese stack, butternut squash, aubergine, tomato sauce £9.95

Side Orders
Rocket and parmesan salad £3.50
Thick cut fries £3.50
Butternut squash £3.50
Mixed salad £3.50

Dessert

Passion fruit crème brûlée £4.75

Tiramisu £5.25

Chocolate mousse £4.50

Lemon mascarpone cheesecake £4.75

Selection of dairy cream ice creams £4.25



Additional Information


Address:

49 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W 0QT

Nearest tube:

Victoria

Average Price:

£24 and under

Opening times:

Mon - Fri 12:30pm - 10pm, Last orders 9:45pm

Dress Code:

None



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