Discovery Menu

Surprise Menu lunch and dinner Michelin star restaurant in reading Berkshire

Discover The Variety of Flavours at L'Ortolan, Reading

For the ultimate dining experience Head Chef, Tom Clarke, will prepare a 10 course tasting menu written daily for you and your guests.

Sure to delight the most discerning gastronome the menu will include an abundance of ingredients and flavours with dishes presented in Tom's innovative and artistic style.
 
Available Lunch Wednesday to Saturday, Dinner Tuesday to Saturday.
 
Last orders for the Discovery Menu at lunch time is at 1.30pm.
 

SAMPLE DISCOVERY MENU
 
Chef’s appetiser
 
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TERRINE
Confit duck terrine, rhubarb, sloe gin
 
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MACKEREL
Torched mackerel, blood orange, passion fruit
 
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GOOSE LIVER
Goose liver parfait, coconut, mango
 
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STONE BASS
Roast fillet of stone bass, clams, preserved lemon
 
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PHEASANT
Roast pheasant breast, cauliflower, leek
 
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BARKHAM BLUE
Barkham blue cheese mousse, pear, grape
 
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Chef’s pre-dessert
 
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BAKEWELL
Blood orange, almond, Sauternes
 
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BANANA
Banana parfait, peanut, honeycomb



£105 ten course tasting menu
£185 with a flight of wines

A discretionary service charge of 12.5% will be added to your bill. All prices include VAT.
We are pleased to accommodate any special or dietary requirements.

To make a reservation please call 0118 988 8500 or book online.