May Ala Carte Menu

Starters

Cheese and truffle croquettes  Roasted garlic aioli  R50

Butternut squash soup  Sesame oil, truffle mascarpone, sage, cashew & parmesan crust   R60

Beetroot salad   Goat’s cheese, celeriac puree, hazelnuts, sumac  R65

Salt and pepper prawns  Shaved radish, chorizo popcorn, sweet corn purée   R70

Beef tartare   Quails egg, smoked croutons, tomato gel, onion purée, caper berries  R75

Crispy pork cheeks   Sticky glaze, pickled apple, cauliflower purée, crackling & whole grain mustard    R70

 

Mains

Pan fried angelfish   Crispy calamari, cauliflower, gnocchi, almonds, carrot and curry emulsion  R130

Salt and pepper hake & triple cooked chips   Crushed minted peas, calamari & malt vinegar gel  R145

Confit duck leg   Smoked breast, parfait, braised red cabbage, butternut puree, candied walnuts, peppercorn sauce   R165

Beef plate  Braised short ribs, bone marrow croquettes, Jerusalem artichokes, pickled turnip  R155

‘Roast chicken pie’   Mash, pickled shitake, mushroom puree, chicken & anise gel, parmesan pastry crisp  R130

‘Peas and carrots’  Pea raviolis, king oyster mushrooms, confit baby carrots, pea & parmesan foam  R120

 

Sides

Green bean and tomato salad with shallot dressing R35 / R50

Rocket, tomato and pecorino salad R35 / R50

Wilted spinach  R25

Mash R30

 

Desserts

Deconstructed Rhubarb crumble   Rhubarb compote, custard ice cream, almond crumble  R55

Lemon curd   Lemongrass panna cotta, pink grapefruit jelly, honeycomb, anise & sago crisp  R55

French toast   Earl grey cream, orange marmalade gel & beurre noisette ice cream  R55

Valrhona dark chocolate tart   Peanut butter cream, milk chocolate ganache, popcorn ice cream  R70

Selection of South African cheese R85

 

For tables of 10 or more a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill

Our opening hours are 7 nights a week from 6pm onwards and Sundays all day

A voluntary & much appreciated R5 donation will be added to your bill for Streetsmart Charity

Don’t forget La Mouette caters for events of all sizes – email reservations@lamouette.co.za

La Mouette Restaurant  .  Tel 021 433 0856  .  78 Regent Road  .  www.lamouette.co.za

Mother’s Day Tasting Menu

Mother’s Day Tasting Menu

Available for lunch and dinner 11 May

6 courses 295 with wines R495

 

Tapas for the table  Mushroom arancini, sliced lomo, Spanish omelette, marinated vegetables, truffle aoli

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Butternut squash soup  Sesame oil, truffle mascarpone, sage and parmesan crust

________

Roasted cauliflower  Fontina cream, cauliflower ‘cous cous’, puree, cheese croquette, onion and brioche crumble

Or

Salt and pepper hake  Crushed minted peas, malt vinegar gel and triple cooked potatoes

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Roast chicken  Mash, pickled shitake, mushroom puree, confit chicken, chicken and anise gel, parmesan puff pastry crisp

Or

Roasted Beef  Glazed beef short ribs, confit baby carrots, gruyere beignets, horse radish and celeriac puree

__________

Lemon Tart  Honey mascarpone, honeycomb, passion fruit jelly and dark chocolate

___________

Salted caramel petit fours 

 

Chef Patron Henry Vigar

 

We unfortunately do not allow corkage on Mother’s Day

 

For tables of 10 or more a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill

Our opening hours are 7 nights a week from 6pm onwards and Sundays all day

A voluntary & much appreciated R5 donation will be added to your bill for Streetsmart Charity

 

La Mouette Restaurant  .  Tel 021 433 0856  .  78 Regent Road  .  www.lamouette.co.za

Autumn Tasting Special R195

Early Autumn Tasting Menu Special

6 courses R195 with wines R325

 

Butternut squash soup  Sesame oil, truffle mascarpone, sage, parmesan, cashew crust

________

Cauliflower and cheese  Fontina cream, cauliflower ‘cous cous’, puree, cheese croquette,  onion & brioche cumble

________

Glazed beef short ribs  Confit carrots, celeriac and horse radish puree, thyme & onion beignets

Or

Salt and pepper hake & triple cooked chips  Crushed minted peas, calamari, malt vinegar gel

_________

‘Roast chicken pie’  Mash, pickled shitake, mushroom puree, chicken & anise gel, parmesan pastry crisp

Or

‘Peas and carrots’  Pea raviolis, king oyster mushrooms, almond crumble, confit baby carrots,  pea & parmesan foam

__________

French toast  Earl grey cream, orange marmalade gel & beurre noistte ice cream

___________

Salted caramel petit fours

___________

 

Chef Patron Henry Vigar

 

Please note the Tasting Menu is available for the whole table only.

In an effort to guarantee the best possible service for your table, we are unfortunately unable to mix the Tasting and a la carte menu.

 

For tables of 10 or more a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill

Our opening hours are 7 nights a week from 6pm onwards and Sundays all day

A voluntary & much appreciated R5 donation will be added to your bill for Streetsmart Charity

 

La Mouette Restaurant  .  Tel 021 433 0856  .  78 Regent Road  .  www.lamouette.co.za

 

Early Autumn Vegetarian tasting menu

Early Autumn Vegetarian tasting menu

6 courses R295 With wines R475

 

Caramelised onion soup  Star anise, smoked thyme foam and gougère

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Crispy ricotta  Pickled grapes, candied walnuts, pomegranate, aubergine puree, sumac & filo crisp

________

Salt baked beetroot tart  Pickled baby beetroot, truffle mascarpone, caramelised shallot

_______

 Butternut ravioli  Puree, pickled apples, shaved radish & sage beurre noisette

_________

 Chelsea Bun  cremalat gorgonzola, marmalade gel, port & black pepper syrup

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Apple caramel    Green apple jelly, crème anglaise espuma & salted caramel ice cream

 

Chef Patron Henry Vigar

 

Please note the Tasting Menu is available for the whole table only.

In an effort to guarantee the best possible service for your table, we are unfortunately unable to mix the Tasting and a la carte menu.

For tables of 10 or more a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill

Our opening hours are 7 nights a week from 6pm onwards and Sundays all day

A voluntary & much appreciated R5 donation will be added to your bill for Streetsmart Charity

 

La Mouette Restaurant  .  Tel 021 433 0856  .  78 Regent Road  .  www.lamouette.co.za

April Ala carte

Starters

Cheese and truffle croquettes   Roasted garlic aioli   R50

Salt baked beetroot tart   Pickled baby beetroot, truffle mascarpone, caramelised shallot  R60

Crispy ricotta   Pickled grapes, candied walnuts, pomegranate, aubergine puree, sumac & filo crisp  R55

Salt and pepper prawns  Shaved radish, chorizo popcorn, sweet corn purée   R70

Beef tartare   Quails egg, smoked croutons, tomato gel, onion purée, caper berries  R75

Crispy pork cheeks   Sticky glaze, pickled apple, cauliflower purée, crackling & black mustard seeds    R70

 

Mains

Pan fried sea bass   Crispy calamari, cauliflower, gnocchi, almonds, carrot and curry emulsion  R165

Pan fried Line fish  Crispy beef short rib, confit carrots, mash, celeriac & horse radish puree  R145

Lamb rib eye   Kofta, crispy pastilla, sweet potato, tomato harissa & aubergine puree  R165

Springbok medallions  Fondant potato, ravioli, pickled figs, hazelnuts & tonka bean   R145 

Bone marrow crusted sirloin   Braised shin, baked onion puree, mash potato & barbecued spring onion  R155

Roast free-range chicken breast   Crispy pastilla, parmesan cream, gnocchi, baby cos lettuce & pea pureé  R125

Butternut ravioli   Mushroom puree, pickled apples, shaved radish & sage beurre noisette    R110

 

Sides

Green bean and tomato salad with shallot dressing R35 / R50

Rocket, tomato and pecorino salad R35 / R50

Wilted spinach R25

Mash R30

 

Desserts

Gin and tonic  Tonic jelly, gin syrup & lemon sorbet  R55

Lemon curd   Lemongrass panna cotta, pink grapefruit jelly, honeycomb, anise & sago crisp  R55

Apple caramel   Green apple jelly, crème anglaise espuma & salted caramel ice cream  R55

Layered milk chocolate pavè  Chocolate ganache, smoked croutons, chocolate brownie, salted caramel ice cream & pinenut crack  R60

Selection of South African cheese R70

 

For tables of 10 or more a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill

Our opening hours are 7 nights a week from 6pm onwards and Sundays all day

A voluntary & much appreciated R5 donation will be added to your bill for Streetsmart Charity

Don’t forget La Mouette caters for events of all sizes – email reservations@lamouette.co.za

La Mouette Restaurant  .  Tel 021 433 0856  .  78 Regent Road  .  www.lamouette.co.za