Lunch in Luxury with The Bull & Bear's Weekday Set Menu
Relaxing over delicious food, wine and cocktails in these stunning surrounds feels like a special treat, but now you can spoil yourself at The Bull and Bear for a genuinely bargain price.
By Tim Alderson | Last updated July 1st '21
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With dining out opportunities somewhat limited over the last 18 months, you could be forgiven for forgetting that Manchester's Stock Exchange Hotel now boasts a restaurant headed up by none other than Michelin-starred-man-off-the-telly Tom Kerridge. And, as luck would have it, if you're yet to visit and would love to sample some fantastic modern British grub, there has never been a better opportunity than with the rather reasonably priced Bull & Bear Weekday Set Menu. Here's how it works, and it couldn't be simpler, starters, mains and desserts come with a pair of options each and two or three courses will set you back £24.50 or £29.50 respectively. Of course you'd be well advised to grab a few drinks along the way too, and we started off with a few B&B signature cocktails, the Peanut Butter Old Fashioned, Rhubarb Cosmopolitan and Fair Verona. When it comes time to tuck in you could choose a sweet and richly satisfying Red pepper soup accompanied by a cheese straw and rocket pesto. Also on the menu is a Rotisserie Beetroot, Melon and Burrata Salad drizzled with a delicious Hazelnut Dressing. For mains, there is the Bull & Bear Burger with Honey Mustard Pulled Pork and the ‘Caesar Salad', as well as Deep Fried Plaice and B&B Chips with Tartare Sauce. As with everything else on the menu, desserts offer a compelling combination of differing textures and firm but finely balanced flavours. There's a mouth-watering choice between the Duck Egg Custard Tart with Apple Sorbet or the Bitter Chocolate and Cherry Mousse with Vanilla Cream. ........................................ The Weekday Set Menu at Bull & Bear is available: Wednesday - Friday 12pm - 6.30pm Book A Table Also if you like a bit groove with your gravy, get down to the Bull & Bear on the last Sunday of every month for a roast at one their Soul Sessions. The Bull & Bear 4 Norfolk St, Manchester M2 1DW 0161 470 3902