Here are our French Living Classics, available all year round. They will be regularly supplemented by Seasonal Specials, written on the blackboards.

Seasonal Specials

Lunch  Tue-Fri: 12-2pm    Sat: 12-3pm 

Evening   Tue-Sat: from 5pm

French Tapas

Enjoy these as appetizers, as a sharing starter, or as your whole meal!!  (1 Amuse-Bouche + 2 Mini Plats = £14)

Amuses-Bouche

Huile d'Olive/Balsamique 

Extra virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar

2.95

Olives

mixed Provence olives with garlic & herbs

3.95

Tapenade et Houmous

Tapenade (olive & caper paste), Basquaise houmous    

3.95

Saucisson

French salami with gherkins    

3.95

Mini-Plats

Mini Frenchness

Mini Deliciousness...

"Mini, Mini, Mini"

Jacques Dutronc ft. Françoise Hardy fh blues 1966

Croquettes de Chèvre

goat’s cheese croquettes, tomato & garlic relish    

5.95

        Champignon Piperade

Portobello mushroom topped with spicy Piperade    

5.95

        Poulet Mariné

Marinated boneless chicken thigh pieces, sauce du jour dip    

6.95

        Merguez Moutarde

Spicy lamb sausage pieces with Dijon mustard & mayo dips    

6.95

        Gambas et Aïoli

Tiger prawn skewers, aïoli dip    

6.95

        Moules Persillade

Open mussels with shallot, lemon & parsley butter    

6.95

Entrées

like Marinière but better!

        Escargots de Bourgogne

Poëlon of Burgundy snails off the shell, with garlic and parsley butter.

 

7.95

Add 6.00 for Main portion

        Moules au vin blanc

Bowl of fresh mussels with white wine, cream and shallot flavoured broth.

7.95

Add 6.00 for Main portion

        Salade Chèvre Chaud

Grilled goat’s cheese toasts, walnut pieces, smoked  lardons -  mixed salad leaves

7.95

        Saint Jacques au Cognac

King Scallops sauteed in virgin olive oil with Cognac  - celeriac + coriander puree

12.50

Plats Principaux

Main Courses

        Ratatouille French Living

Finely sliced vegetables infused with Mediterranean flavours, Socca chick pea galette, FL frites, basil coulis 

 

15.95

        Bouillabaisse 

Selection of fish fillets poached in fish soup, with mussels and gambas, served with croutons, garlic and rouille sauce

 

18.95

like in Marseille but without bones

        Onglet à l’Echalote

French cut of beef steak (cooked blue, rare or medium) with shallot & veal stock sauce - pommes sautees & vegetable garnish

 

17.95

        Chevreuil aux Myrtilles

Medallions of wild Scottish venison cooked rare with red wine  blueberry sauce - gratin Dauphinois & vegetable garnish

19.95

French Living's n°1 dish...100%!

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Accompagnements Side dishes

Gratin Dauphinois

Potato gratin with cream, garlic & nutmeg 

 

 3.95

        FL Pommes Frites 

Home cut and twice cooked potato fries    

 

2.95

Légumes

Vegetable garnish of the day

 

3.95

Salade Verte

Mixed salad leaves tossed in vinaigrette dressing

2.95

Fromages

Assiette de Fromages

Selection of unpasteurised - French cheeses, bread & salad leaves 

 

3.50 (1) 5.50 (2) 6.50 (3) 8.50 (4) 10.75 (5)

Desserts

Crème Brûlée

Classic crème brulée with Madagascan vanilla    

6.95

The best in the world!

 Tarte Tatin

Caramelised apple tart with ice cream & Calvados syrup    

 

6.95

 Café Gourmand 

Expresso or noisette coffee with selection of 4 mini desserts    

 

8.95

Opening Times

Tues - Sat

10:30 - 15:00

17:00 onwards

Address 

27 King Street,

Nottingham, NG1 2AY