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Festive Dining Options

At The Metropole Hotel

From festive lunches to corporate nights out and evening drinks to festive afternoon tea, we have delicious options throughout the festive season! So whether you are looking for a pre-panto dinner or some festive cocktails, here at The Metropole Hotel, we have you covered.

Festive Dinner

Enjoy a stunning dinner with friends and family at The MET Restaurant, where our Executive Chef Trevor, has curated a delicious festive menu to get you in the Christmas Spirit. Book Online or Call +353 (21)
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Private Party Nights

Whether it is a small work Christmas party or a group celebration, enjoy dinner in the heart of the Victorian Quarter and avail of our group dinner menu, 2 course for €40 or 3 courses for €45.
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Pre-Theatre Menu

Planning on experiencing some festive fun at the Panto this Christmas in Cork? Why not enjoy a spectacular early bird dinner before your evening of entertainment? Enjoy a delicious 3 course dinner for €30.
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Starters

TEMPURA FRIED TIGER PRAWNS €11

Wasabi mayo, pickled cucumber Ms, F, X, D, E

The MET Caesar Salad €7

Baby gem, smoked streaky bacon, herb croutons, parmesan F, E, D, X, Gw, Ms

HAM HOCK TERRINE €9.50

Apple cider chutney, crostini, dressed watercress X, C, Ms, Gw, D

SEASONAL SOUP OF THE DAY €7.50

Cuthbert’s soda bread D, C, Gw, Sb

SLOW COOKED VEGAN DIAKON €8

Spring onion, nori powder Sb, X, C, S

CONFIT DUCK LEG €10.50

with Orange wild mushroom and sage risotto X, C, D

Mains

SLOW BRAISED LAMB SHANK €26

Smoked bacon & shallot jus, colcannon mash D, C, Sb, Mt, X

8OZ MCCARTHY'S BEEF BURGER €18

Tomato relish, crisp gem lettuce, swiss cheese served on a sweet brioche bun, French fries D, G, Gw, E, Sb

TEMPURA BATTERED COD €22

Tartar sauce, seasonal salad, French fries F, E, D, X, Gw, Ms, Sb

PAN FRIED SEABASS €25

Butternut squash & cardamom puree, parmesan polenta D, E, F, Gw, Ms, X

THE MET ROAST TURKEY AND HAM €25

Turkey & sage stuffing roulade, honey roasted gammon, red wine jus, and seasonal vegetables D, Gw, C, Sb, Mt, X

SPAGHETTI ALL'ARRABBIATA €18

Plum tomato sauce with garlic and chilli Gw, X, Ms, C, Sb
Add Chicken €3 Add Prawns €6

VEGAN CAULIFLOWER AND POTATO KORMA €18

Roast almonds, basmati rice C, N, Sb, X

8OZ MCCARTHY'S RIB EYE STEAK €32

Burnt onion, sautéed mushroom, confit tomato & pepper sauce or garlic butter D, Gw, C, Sb

8OZ MCCARTHY'S FILLET STEAK €35

Burnt onion, sautéed mushroom, confit tomato & pepper sauce or garlic butter D, Gw, C, Sb

SIDES €35

Burnt onion, sautéed mushroom, confit tomato & pepper sauce or garlic butter D, Gw, C, Sb
Mash Potato D €3.50
Pan-Seared Stemmed Broccoli D €3.50
Sweet Potato Fries G, Sb €3.50
Wilted Spinach D €3.50
Turmeric Roasted Cauliflower D €3.50
Fries G, Sb €3.50

Desserts

SELECTION OF ICECREAM €6.50

Brandy snap basket D, G, X

WARM CHRISTMAS PUDDING €7.50

Hennessy custard, vanilla ice cream E, D, G, X, N

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING €7.50

Butterscotch sauce, Chantilly cream Gw, N, D, X, E, G

POACHED PEAR €7.50

Poached in red wine, fresh berries, candied walnuts ,strawberry coulis N, D, X

WARM CHOCOLATE BROWNIE €7.50

Chantilly cream, fresh berries N, D, X, Gw

Starters

FESTIVE GROUP SET MENNU 2 Courses - €40 3 Courses - €45

TEMPURA FRIED TIGER PRAWNS

Wasabi mayo, pickled cucumber Ms, F, X, D, E

The MET Caesar Salad

Baby gem, smoked streaky bacon, herb croutons, parmesan F, E, D, X, Gw, Ms

HAM HOCK TERRINE

Apple cider chutney, crostini, dressed watercress X, C, Ms, Gw, D

SEASONAL SOUP OF THE DAY

Cuthbert’s soda bread D, C, Gw, Sb

Mains

SLOW BRAISED LAMB SHANK

Smoked bacon & shallot jus, colcannon mash D, C, Sb, Mt, X

PAN FRIED SEABASS

Butternut squash & cardamom puree, parmesan polenta D, E, F, Gw, Ms, X

THE MET ROAST TURKEY AND HAM

Turkey & sage stuffing roulade, honey roasted gammon, red wine jus, and seasonal vegetables D, Gw, C, Sb, Mt, X

SPAGHETTI ALL'ARRABBIATA

Plum tomato sauce with garlic and chilli Gw, X, Ms, C, Sb
Add Chicken €3 Add Prawns €6

SIDES

Mash Potato D €3.50
Pan-Seared Stemmed Broccoli D €3.50
Sweet Potato Fries G, Sb €3.50
Wilted Spinach D €3.50
Turmeric Roasted Cauliflower D €3.50
Fries G, Sb €3.50

Desserts

SELECTION OF ICECREAM

Brandy snap basket D, G, X

WARM CHRISTMAS PUDDING

Hennessy custard, vanilla ice cream E, D, G, X, N

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING

Butterscotch sauce, Chantilly cream Gw, N, D, X, E, G

POACHED PEAR

Poached in red wine, fresh berries, candied walnuts ,strawberry coulis N, D, X

Starters

Early Bird Menu - Available 5pm - 6pm 2 Course - €27 3 Course €30

The MET Caesar Salad

Baby gem, smoked streaky bacon, herb croutons, parmesan F, E, D, X, Gw, Ms

HAM HOCK TERRINE

Apple cider chutney, crostini, dressed watercress X, C, Ms, Gw, D

SEASONAL SOUP OF THE DAY

Cuthbert’s soda bread D, C, Gw, Sb

Mains

SLOW BRAISED LAMB SHANK

Smoked bacon & shallot jus, colcannon mash D, C, Sb, Mt, X

TEMPURA BATTERED COD

Tartar sauce, seasonal salad, French fries F, E, D, X, Gw, Ms, Sb

THE MET ROAST TURKEY AND HAM

Turkey & sage stuffing roulade, honey roasted gammon, red wine jus, and seasonal vegetables D, Gw, C, Sb, Mt, X

SIDES

Mash Potato D €3.50
Pan-Seared Stemmed Broccoli D €3.50
Sweet Potato Fries G, Sb €3.50
Wilted Spinach D €3.50
Turmeric Roasted Cauliflower D €3.50
Fries G, Sb €3.50

Desserts

SELECTION OF ICECREAM

Brandy snap basket D, G, X

WARM CHRISTMAS PUDDING

Hennessy custard, vanilla ice cream E, D, G, X, N

WARM CHOCOLATE BROWNIE

Chantilly cream, fresh berries N, D, X, Gw

Lights Bites

SEASONAL SOUP OF THE DAY €7

Cuthbert’s soda bread D, C, G, Sb, X

THE MET CAESAR SALAD €7

Baby gem, smoked streaky bacon, herb croutons, Parmesan F, E, D, X, Gw, Ms
Add Chicken €3

ARDSALAGH GOATS CHEESE SALAD €9

Roasted figs, rocket, toasted almonds ,with a honey mustard basil dressing D, X, Gw, Sb

SPICY LOUISANNA STYLE CHICKEN WINGS €7

Cashel blue cheese dip, crunchy sugar snaps D, X, Gw, Sb

Sandwich Menu

OPEN MATT O'CONNELL SMOKED SALMON SANDWICH €10

Chive cream cheese, pickled red onion served on soda bread with fries F, X, D, Gw, Sb, Ms

THE MET TOASTED SPECIAL €10

Gammon ham, Swiss cheese, plum tomato, red onion, serve with fries D, Gw, Mt, X, Sb

THE MET FESTIVE SANDWICH €10

Turkey, brie, cranberry mayo on toasted ciabatta D, X, Gw, Sb, E, Mt, C

Mains

8OZ MCCARTHY'S BEEF BURGER €18

Tomato relish, crisp gem lettuce, swiss cheese served on a sweet brioche bun, French fries D, G, Gw, E, Sb

TEMPURA BATTERED COD €22

Tartar sauce, seasonal salad, French fries F, E, D, X, Gw, Ms, Sb

PAN FRIED FILLET OF SALMON €22

Crushed thyme & rosemary baby potatoes, plum tomato hollandaise served with seasonal vegetables E, F, Gw, X, D, Sb

THE MET ROAST TURKEY AND HAM €25

Turkey & sage stuffing roulade, honey roasted gammon, red wine jus, and seasonal vegetables D, Gw, C, Sb, Mt, X

SPAGHETTI ALL'ARRABBIATA €18

Plum tomato sauce with garlic and chilli Gw, X, Ms, C, Sb
Add Chicken €3 Add Prawns €6

VEGAN CAULIFLOWER AND POTATO KORMA €18

Roast almonds, basmati rice C, N, Sb, X

SIDES €18

Plum tomato sauce with garlic and chilli Gw, X, Ms, C, Sb
Add Chicken €3 Add Prawns €6
Mash Potato D €3.50
Pan-Seared Stemmed Broccoli D €3.50
Sweet Potato Fries G, Sb €3.50
Wilted Spinach D €3.50
Turmeric Roasted Cauliflower D €3.50
Fries G, Sb €3.50

Desserts

SELECTION OF ICECREAM €6.50

Brandy snap basket D, G, X

WARM CHRISTMAS PUDDING €7.50

Hennessy custard, vanilla ice cream E, D, G, X, N

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING €7.50

Butterscotch sauce, Chantilly cream Gw, N, D, X, E, G

WARM CHOCOLATE BROWNIE €7.50

Chantilly cream, fresh berries N, D, X, Gw
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