One of our favourite hangouts, Bentley Kitchen, started the new year with a fresh look and a revamped menu. Many of you will recognise Bentley Kitchen by its previous name, Bentley Bistro and Bar, the new name reflects the restaurants new focus, highlighting its social vibe, chic décor and appetizing new menu. Located in The Galleria, Al Maryah Island, guests can expect a cosy setting inside and a stylish al fresco veranda, boasting spanning waterside views.
Courtesy of Group Executive Chef, Praba Manickam, the new menu focuses on a selection of international flavours, whilst maintaining core favourites, such as the ‘Famous’ Bentley Burger and Lobster Thermidor. Guests will be pleased to learn that the range of succulent grills are still on the menu but with a few new additions. Bentley Kitchen has also introduced a selection of new sharing dishes such as bao buns, sliders and tacos.
We tried the new menu and would highly recommend the Steak Tartare, prime beef fillet, grape mustard and traditional condiments, Burrata Salad, slow cooked puy lentils, heirloom baby tomatoes, tomato and basil jam and the Bao Buns, served with fries these light and airy buns come in three options, soft shell crab, crispy chicken and meatballs. The new menu features a selection of mouth-watering dishes from Braised Lamb Shank, New Zealand Grass Fed Beef Back Ribs to Giant Tiger Prawns.
Starters range from AED 38 for the Seafood Chowder to AED 75 for the Steak Tartare, whilst mains vary from AED 65 for the Sliders to AED 260 for the Stockyard Australian 250 Day Grain-Fed Fillet, worth noting is the Butchers Board priced at AED 350 this sharing mixed grill platter is sure to leave you feeling satisfied. Specials vary daily, ensuring you never get bored of dining at Bentley Kitchen.
Iva, Bentley Kitchen’s expert mixologist and the team have put together a sensational new drinks menu. You can expect all the classics but with a contemporary twist.
Set to become the ultimate venue for post-work beverages or a stylish evening with friends, Bentley Kitchen will host not one but two of the capital’s most affordable happy hours. The Share, the Happy Hour concept runs from 4.30pm until 7.00pm, whilst the It’s Never Too Late Happy Hour runs from 11.00pm until 1.00am, both offering discounted drinks and mixers from just AED 20.
And because no venue is complete without a top-quality soundtrack, Bentley Kitchen will be hosting a line-up of the region’s best DJs, musicians and bands to set the mood as the sun goes down. Open from 12.00pm to 1.00am daily.
Bentley Kitchen, The Galleria, Al Maryah Island, 02 626 2134
All prices inclusive of 5% VAT.