Coke (330ml)

2.95

Diet Coke (330ml)

2.95

Lemonade

2.25

Orange Juice/ Pineapple Juice/ Mango Juice

2.25

J20 (275ml)

2.25

Lassi (Mango, Sweet or Salty)

3.25

Still/Sparkling Water (750ml bottle)

3.95

Schweppes Baby Mixers (125ml)

1.95

Beers & Cider

Cobra (660ml)

3.25


Kingfisher (330ml)

3.25

Aperitifs

Archers

3.50


Martini

3.50

Dubonnet

3.50


Cinzano

3.50

Campari

3.50


Pernod

3.50


Spirits

Smirnoff Vodka

3.95


Gordon's Gin

3.95

Bacardi

3.95


Bells Whisky

3.95

Jack Daniels Whisky

4.25


Jamesons Whisky

3.95


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Liqueurs

Tia Maria

3.95


Malibu

3.95

Drambuie

3.95


Sambuca

3.95

Cointreau

3.95


Baileys Irish Cream

3.95

Amaretto

3.95


Southern Comfort

3.95

Cognacs & Ports

Ruby Port

3.50


Courvoisier

4.50

Martell

3.95


Hennessey X.O.

9.50







White Wines

J.P. Chenet Chardonnay (House Wine)

13.50

By the glass (175ml)

4.50

Pinot Grigio, La Scala (Italy)

18.95

Pleasantly balanced, excellent on its own or with food


Bellingham Sauvignon Blanc (South Africa)

22.95

Tropical pear and passion fruit flavours, herbaceous intrigue


Kaimira Estate Chardonnay (New Zealand)

22.95

Elegant, light oak character with a creamy, nutty complexity


Sancerre, Domaine St Pierre (France)

26.95

Delightfully dry classic from the Loire, refreshing


Chablis, Moreau (France)

28.95

Elegant, subtle and complex, fresh, appetising and crisp


Red Wines

J.P. Chenet Cabernet Syrah (House Wine)

13.50

By the glass  (175ml)

4.50

Merlot, Vina Gracia (Chile)

18.95

Full flavoured and excellent balance brimming with soft juicy fruit


Rioja, Crianza Muriel (Spain)

20.95

Delicious soft, red fruits, vanilla, coconut and toasted aromas


Azania Shiraz (South Africa)

23.95

Smoky and spicy characteristics with dark fruit flavours


Brown Brothers Cabernet Sauvignon (Australia)

26.95

Dry and firm, a perfect red accompaniment to big and spicy flavours


Kaimira Estate Pinot Noir (New Zealand)

36.95

Vibrant colour with lively plum and spice flavours offset by nicely balanced oak



Rose

Mateus Rose (Portugal)

16.95

Medium sweet, light strawberry flavour, touch of lively fizz


Cotes de Provence Rose (France)

20.95

Bright pink, lively and dry, from the herb-scented slopes of Provence

Asti Spumante Light medium sweet, sparkle and grapey

20.95

Jose Michel Brut House champagne

29.95

Moet & Chandon Brut Imperial

54.95

Bollinger Brut Special Reserve

60.95


Appetisers

4

Appetisers served with salad and appropriate dipping sauces


Piazzi V

3.95

Lightly spiced onion fritter... Onion Bhajee


Somosa Lamb/Vegetable V

3.95

Triangular, crisp fried pastries stuffed with minced lamb or vegetables


Sheek Kebab

4.50

Lightly spiced minced lamb grilled on skewers


Tandoori Chicken

4.50

Quarter of spring chicken marinated and delicately barbecued


Tikka Chicken / Lamb

4.50

Tender pieces of chicken or lamb cooked in a clay oven with highly flavoured but not hot spices


Chat Chicken / Aloo V

4.50

Shredded chicken or potatoes (aloo) seasoned with hot spices, garnished with chopped tomatoes and cucumber

Reshmi Murghi

4.75

Strips of chicken breast dipped in aromatic spices and egg yolk then skewered in the grill, served brushed with garlic


Stuffed Pepper

5.25

Whole pepper simmered in a clay oven, stuffed with lightly spiced chicken and vegetables

Chingri Puree

5.75

Delicately spiced prawns, served on homemade bread


Boro Chingri Puree

6.95

Delicately spiced king prawn served on homemade bread


Boro Chingri Butterfly

6.95

Deep fried King prawn in a lightly spiced, crumbed coating


Machli Grill

6.95

Pieces of Tilapia marinated in a special herbal sauce and grilled to perfection


Mish Mash

6.95

A combination of onion bhajee, sheek kebab, chicken tikka and Vegetable somosa


Lamb Chops

7.95

chops marinated in one of chef's special blend of sauce with coriander, ginger and garlic then skewered


Spice Merchants Specials

5


Goan Lamb Shank

13.45

A supreme cut of lamb given the traditional Goan treatment, full of flavour cooked with fresh herbs, cherry tomatoes and coriander... not to be missed

Merchants Special

13.45

A combination of chicken , lamb and king prawn cooked in Spice Merchant's special sauce

Boro Chingri Special

15.95

King Prawns partly in the shell, cooked with fresh grounded, garlic, coriander, fresh herbs green chillies... rich in spices


Goan Fish Roshani

15.95

Delicately flavoured fillet pieces of Tilapia fish, cooked in a specifically made garlic sauce


Chefs Special Roast

12.45

Breast of a chicken marinated and infused with spices, char grilled then slowly cooked in rich Massala sauces... highly recommended


Lazeez Chicken/ Lamb

12.45

Thin slices of chicken or lamb with a selection of aromatic herbs, ginger and spices topped with cheese fairly hot


Lamb Haleem

11.45

Lamb cooked in traditional blend of ‘red' spices with a mixture of lentils and garnished with fried ginger

Xacuti Chicken

11.45

Breast of chicken cooked in a full flavoured sauce, consisting of star aniseed, javantri, Goan chillies and herbs...

an exotic dish to try


Shatkora Chicken/ Lamb

10.45

Tender chicken or lamb marinated with a Shatkora (a form of citrus), crushed garlic and ginger, virgin olive oil and a select of fresh spices... a regional dish of Bangladesh


Chef Specials

6


Tikka Massala Chicken / Lamb

8.95

Choice of chicken or lamb tikka cooked in pure ghee, ground almond, fresh cream and a special massala sauce... Britain's most popular dish

Passanda Chicken / Lamb

8.95

Tender pieces of marinated chicken or lamb cooked with fresh cream, milk, yoghurt and grounded almonds and herbs for a delicate flavour


Jhalfrezi Chicken / Lamb

8.95

Pieces of chicken or lamb cooked in a specially prepared, hot sauce garnished with onions, green peppers and fresh green chillies


Korahi Chicken / Lamb

8.95

A true authentic dish... highly flavoured with herbs and spices, garnished with capsicums and onions


Balti Chicken / Lamb

8.95

A very popular dish cooked with tomatoes, onions and capsicums in a special Balti sauce

Tandoori Butter Chicken

9.95

Mildly spiced chicken roasted in the clay oven and shredded off the bone then cooked in a special butter & cream sauce


Garlic Chilli Chicken/ Lamb

9.95

Juicy pieces of chicken or lamb cooked with medium spices, tomatoes, coriander, green chillies and extra crushed garlic... vampires beware!


Special Machli

12.95

Tilapia fish fillet sprinkled with fragrant spices, shallow fried, served in a dry sauce of crushed onion and coriander


Akhni ... A True Biriani


A choice from below, cooked with basmati rice in a sealed pot, flavoured with cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, saffron and rose water served with a medium spiced mixed vegetable sauce


Boro Chingri (King Prawns)

14.25

Chingri (Prawns)

9.95

Chicken / Lamb

9.50

Shobzi V

8.50

Grills And Roasts

7

All dishes served with salad and appropriate dipping sauces




Sheek Kebab

7.95

Lightly spied minced lamb grilled on skewers

Tandoori Chicken

7.95

Half of spring chicken marinated overnight in a sauce of ginger, saffron and ground spices then roasted delicately

Tikka Chicken / Lamb

7.95

Cubes of boneless chicken / lamb marinated in a rich blend of spices and grilled skewers


Tandoori Paneer

9.95

Cube of home-made cheese delicately flavoured and skewered


Shaslik Chicken / Lamb

9.95

Supreme pieces of chicken or lamb, non spicy, garnished with onions, tomato and green peppers


Hariali Nazakat

9.95

Strips of chicken infused with ground spices, then simmered in the grill and garnished with buttered garlic


Tandoori Mixed Grill

11.95

A combination of sheek kebab, chicken tikka, lamb tikka and tandoori chicken


Machli Grill

14.95

Tilapia Fish fillet marinated in a specially prepared herbal sauce and roasted to perfection


Boro Chingri-E-Bahar

14.95

King-sized prawns marinated in chef's own special recipe and roasted

Lamb Chops

12.95

Chops Marinated in one of chef's special blend of sauce with coriander, ginger & garlic then skewered in the grill

Old Favourites

8

Korma

A very mild and sweet dish, cooked with ground almond in a creamy sauce... dish for a beginner

Chicken or Lamb

6.95

Prawn

7.95

King Prawn

9.95

Curry : Madras : Vindaloo

A well spiced dish with strength as indicated

Chicken or Lamb

6.95

Prawn

7.95

King Prawn

9.95

Bhuna

Medium spiced and drier than a usual curry packed with flavour

Chicken or Lamb

6.95

Prawn

7.95

King Prawn

9.95

Dhansak

Slightly hot, sweet and sour with lentils and herbs

Chicken or Lamb

6.95

Prawn

7.95

King Prawn

9.95

Rogan Josh

A medium dish cooked with various herbs in a rich tomato sauce

Chicken or Lamb

6.95

Prawn

7.95

King Prawn

9.95

Pathia

Slightly hot, spicy, sweet and sour

Chicken or Lamb

6.95

Prawn

7.95

King Prawn

9.95

Sag

A medium spiced delicious curry with fresh spinach

Chicken or Lamb

7.95

Prawn

8.50

King Prawn

10.50

Dupiaza

Dish cooked in medium spices and garnished with extra onions

Chicken or Lamb

6.95

Prawn

7.95

King Prawn

9.95


Vegetarian Specials V

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Sim Sag Gatta

7.95

Spinach cooked with garlic and Bengali beans in traditional Bengali style


Shobzi Massala

7.95

Mixed vegetable cooked in pure ghee, ground almond, fresh cream and a massala sauce


Shobzi Capasilla

7.95

Mixed vegetables cooked with onions, tomatoes and fresh green chillies


Shobzi Balti

          7.95

Mixed vegetable simmered in a highly flavoured Balti sauce and garnished with onions, tomatoes and capsicums


Aloo Begoon

7.95

Diced pieces of potatoes and aubergine cooked in medium spices with a thick sauce


Xacuti Shobzi

7.95

Vegetables cooked in a full flavoured exotic sauce, consisting of star aniseed, javantri, Goan chillies and herbs

Side Dishes V

Bombay Aloo Spicy potatoes

4.50

Gobi Bhajee Spicy cauliflower

4.50

Aloo Gobi Potatoes and cauliflower

4.50

Sag Bhajee Fresh spinach

4.50

Sag Aloo Fresh spinach with potatoes

4.50

Sag Cream Fresh spinach with cream

4.50

Sag Paneer Fresh spinach with home-made cheese

4.50

Onion Bhajee Lightly spiced onion fritter

4.50

Chana Massala Chick peas

4.50

Sim De Aloo Green runner beans with potatoes

4.50

Tarka Dall Lentils with fried garlic

4.50

Bindi Bhajee Fresh okra

4.50

Brinjal Bhajee Fresh aubergine

4.50

Kumbi Bhajee Spicy mushroom

4.50

Roshani Kumbi Garlic mushroom

4.50

Mili Juli Shobzi Mixed vegetable curry

4.50

Niramish Dry mixed vegetable

4.50

Rice Breads & Sundries

10


Boiled Rice

2.95


Steamed rice


Pulao Rice

3.25


Saffron flavoured Basmati rice


Special Rice

3.50


Fried with peas and egg



Merchants Special Rice

3.50


Basmati Rice cooked in ghee and onions, scented with saffron



Garlic Aloo Rice

3.50


Fried with garlic and potatoes



Mushroom Rice

3.50


Fried with mushrooms



Lemon Rice

3.50


Fried with lemon peel



Coconut Rice

3.50


Fried with ground coconut



Plain Nan

2.95


Home-made bread



Peshwari Nan

3.50


Sweet leavened bread



Keema Nan

3.50


Filled with mince lamb



Cheese Nan

3.50


Topped with cheese and coriander



Garlic Nan

3.50


Filled with garlic



Plain Paratha

2.95


Thick, layered bread fried in pure ghee



Stuffed Paratha

3.50


Filled with mixed vegetables



Chapati

2.50


Thin wholemeal bread





Mixed Salad

3.25





Raitha

3.50


Cool whipped home made yoghurt



Plain / Spicy Papadoms (Each)

1.00




Chutneys/Pickles (Each)

1.00



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