A guest once described an Alchemist cocktail as “like observing a magic show, theatre in a glass” so we took this idea & ran with it, past the bar, into the kitchen & throughout our entire copper-cased wonderland. Your chef has come equally prepared to bedazzle & bewitch with our famous molecular mixology, but to your table as glorious food inspired by worldwide cuisines. A warm salutation to you, as you hunker down in your centre stage seat as the kitchen fire up our theatrical flair that makes dining with us a touch more exciting.
Scroll down to view which dishes have allergen. We take every care & attention to identify the allergens that are in our ingredients, but we cannot guarantee that our dishes are 100% allergen free, due to the risk of cross contamination of trace allergens during cooking & preparation processes. This includes items that are cooked in our deep fat fryers where ingredients that include gluten have also been cooked. Please check every item including accompanying dishes.
From our light seasonal fruit to a hearty breakfast burrito, we've the answer to a glorious morning.
Bacon, 2 eggs, sausage, mushrooms, tomato, crispy hash brown bites, Bury black pudding, baked beans & buttered toast.
Avocado, halloumi, baked beans, tomato, mushrooms, crispy hash brown bites, tofu scramble & buttered toast
Waffles with 2 eggs, bacon, maple syrup & butter
9oz rib-eye with 2 fried eggs
Eggs, chorizo, cheese, bacon, spinach, mushrooms & buttered toast
Poached eggs & tomato salsa
Rocket & crispy shallots
Toasted muffin, poached eggs, ham & hollandaise
Toasted muffin, poached eggs, smoked salmon & hollandaise
with choice of either:
Eggs, bacon, cheese, crispy mini hash browns & Rubies sustainable ketchup
Pineapple, strawberries, orange, pink grapefruit, black grapes, granola & passionfruit caviar
Option to add egg.
Choice of buttered bread with:
Before your experience begins, savour some mouth-watering morsels.
River Blackwater, West Mersea Island. Only available at The Alchemist, Canary Wharf.
A theatrical start. Cheese level. Your choice
with choice of either:
A devilish range of starters to set you up for the main event. Try the social sharers and bag a range of our best bites.
Skewered & served with sweet chilli
Wrapped in crispy filo with hoisin
With smacked cucumber salad & pancakes
Traditional Cantonese dumplings with soy
Beetroot & orange wedges with dukkah nuts & spices
Reggae pulled pork in a crispy cajun crumb
Salt & pepper crispy squid with aioli
Cheese, salsa, guacamole, sour cream & jalapeños
Cajun coated with sriracha mayo
Meat-free option with BBQ or sriracha sauce
Deep-fried with chipotle mayo
Breaded with sweet mustard mayo
with choice of below sauces
Veg sticks & tortilla crisps
Houmous, harissa yoghurt, pomegranate seeds & puffed rice
Pan-fried with sweet chilli soy
Pan-fried with sweet chilli soy
BBQ wings, nachos, pork bon bons, mac ‘n’ cheese bites, tempura prawns, veg sticks & houmous
Nachos, edamame, padron peppers, mac ‘n’ cheese bites, vegetable gyozas, veg sticks & houmous
Enjoy some ‘bread’ good meals guaranteed to satisfy your hunger. Hearty and delicious.
Sautéed fillet strips with peppers, onions, double cheese & sweet mustard mayo
With BBQ sauce & green slaw
Houmous, veg & sweet chilli sauce
Spinach, veg & Peking sauce
Oozing with cheese & toasted in seeded sourdough, with pickled red onion
Rubies sustainable ketchup, cucumber & red onion on seeded sourdough
Can you go wrong? Try our signature ‘next level’ burger sauce. All come with fries as standard. A match made in heaven.
With our ‘next level’ burger sauce
With green slaw & sriracha mayo
With our 'next level' burger sauce & crispy shallots
100% plant-based with our ‘next level’ burger sauce. 20g of protein
Rub those hands together as the curtains draw up. Peruse a worldwide influence and enjoy our Alchemist twist on classic dishes.
Homemade chorizo croquette, sweetcorn puree, padron peppers & red pepper coulis
Tomato & fennel stew with aioli. 1 or 2 fillets
Modern kebab with flatbread, houmous, pomegranate seeds, harissa yoghurt & fruity basmati rice
Prawns, squid & vegetable fried rice, topped with a fried egg
Served with miso butter & fries
Crispy kale & coriander rice
Black charcoal batter with crushed peas
12 hour marinated on the bone with rice, peas & dumplings
Fries, green slaw & BBQ sauce
Tenderstem broccoli, cherry tomatoes & crispy capers
Sesame noodles, spicy kimchi & toasted coconut
Sautéed peppers & onions on a hot skillet with warm tortillas, cheese, guacamole, sour cream & tomato salsa
Salads that pack a punch, a bit of freshness and leave you satisfied.
Asian inspired salad with peanut satay sauce
Can’t go wrong with a classic
Cauli greens, houmous, fruity basmati rice & pomegranate seeds
Some truly unique inventions to satisfy the sweet tooth. Don’t cut your meal short. Bring on the encore.
Waffle, gelato, meringue & Grand Marnier. Boozy with fire
Crispy apple gyozas, chilled custard, apple & miso puree
Brie, dolcelatte & cheddar
Tossed in sugar, injected with caramel & served with hot fudge dipping sauce
With vanilla gelato
With vanilla gelato & hot fudge sauce
Vanilla gelato, amaretto & espresso
Just enough for that sweet craving
A discretionary service charge may apply. Please check with your venue. All gratuities and service charges go to the team that prepare and serve your meal and drinks, excluding all management. All prices include vat at the current rate. Allergen information is available upon request.
Every time you order an item on the menu marked with The Alchemist will fund a meal for a local person in need with Foodinate. Eat a meal. Give a meal.
Whatever the occasion, we’re ready to serve up some theatre. Walk-in’s always welcome. Head inside and we’ll seat you as soon as we can.