Situated in the trendy Lace Market district is the elegant Lace Market Hotel Nottingham and within the hotel is the outstanding and very highly regarded Merchant’s restaurant. Located on High Pavement, it is perfect for a enjoying a delicious meal before exploring what the city has to offer.
Built into a spectacularly converted former textile mill and renowned for its sublime décor, Merchants is one of the most stunning restaurants in the city. Designed by the respected architect behind many of Marco Pierre White’s ventures, the attention to detail is exceptional. Featuring chain mail chandeliers, horse hair wall lights, sumptuous red leather seating, a Canadian pressed tin ceiling and Nottingham lace panels, Merchant’s provides a magnificent and sophisticated blend of vintage and contemporary design; a true feast for the eyes.
Using only the finest and freshest seasonal produce, Merchant’s delivers fine European cuisine that is beautifully presented and highly delectable. The Chefs strive to produce an innovative and exciting menu packed with wholesome, yet contemporary, home-cooked cuisine. With dishes on the menu such as roast quail wrapped in bacon with pork belly, root vegetables, soused cabbage and a cider sauce; and seared and poached halibut with spiced cod ‘nuggets’, ginger and squash flavours, bok choi and a star anise jus, dining at Merchant’s is a real treat.
With relaxed flair and a charming ambience, Merchant’s restaurant provides the epitome of fine dining and manages to make perfection seem effortless. The sophisticated yet unpretentious approach is what has made the venue such a huge success. With faultless service and a comprehensive wine list, Merchant’s is perfect for everything from a business meeting to an intimate dinner for two and will make a memorable dining experience every time.