Head on over to Left Bank as it unveils its fabulous new persona! Dubai’s ever-popular bar& restaurant has revealed a whole new look, complete with a tantalising new menu and an exquisite new ‘Botanical Garden’ gin barthat houses an exceptional array of boutique gins from the recently launched collection by MMI.
The revamp introduces subtle but striking improvements to Left Bank’s interior with modern fitting and fixtures, textured furniture and eye-catching touches with coloured walls and pillars. The new menu serves up delicious food and fabulous cocktails at the spectacular waterfront location at the Madinat Jumeirah and provides a fresh-faced meeting place with a bright and relaxed environment.
Left Bank Outlet Manager, Hailey Oldfield, describes the outlet as: “A stylish bar and restaurant with soul and personality, ideal for intimate meet-ups or evenings out with groups of friends. The setting brings to life Left Bank’s commitment to eating, drinking and less serious mattersIt’s a destination where you can relax over lunch with a colleague or enjoy special sharing drinks and platters with friends.We pride ourselves in creating a captivating and relaxing atmosphere that caters to every occasion.The overall experience we provide is what makes Left Bank stand out – customers are guaranteed to always have a fantastic meal and high quality drinks – it’s what we are good at! Our staff creates an atmosphere for our customers that is unpretentious, fun and friendly – that’s what makes us different.”
In keeping with the brand’s vision for continued innovation, Left Bank’s revamp comes with an exciting addition – the launch of a first-of-its-kind Botanical Garden. A uniquely designed bar, the Botanical Garden houses a collection of boutique gin classics that date as far back as the 1820s, served in a creatively designed space and enhanced environment for guests to socialise in. Left Bank’s menu of beverages has been enriched with a selection of boutique gin products paired with Fever Tree tonic water, carefully curated by a skilled industry professional with extensive international experience in mixology.
The new Left Bank menu hosts a mix of modern and contemporary cuisine inspired from continents around the world, with a ‘sharing of food and drinks’ concept. The menu is a selection of the finest and freshest ingredients in the form of delectable starters, salads and mains offering guests a variety of delicious flavours to choose from. Regionally popular dishes such as lamb kofta kebab and halloumi and vegetable skewers have a place amidst the chicken liver pate with spiced apple chutney and Thai beef noodle salad.
The menu still caters to Left Bank’s Legends, all-time favourites such as fish and chips and the Left Bank wagyu burger. If this isn’t enough to get your taste buds tingling, try the selection of prime grain fed New Zealand steaks from the grill or Left Bank’s special weekend roast, served every Friday and Saturday.Our knowledgeable staff undergo regular training and understands that service is key to ultimate Left Bank experience. The team consists of friendly and skilfulpeople who bring their fun personalities to the table.Left Bank truly is a venue to be enjoyed.
Left Bank has been a mainstay of Dubai’s F&B scene since its launch in 2004. The home-grown concept is part of Emirates Leisure Retail’s (ELR) portfolio of brands and helped reinvent the casual dining experience in Dubai. Left Bank’s invigorating setting and mouth-watering selection of food and drinks has made it a success story at the Madinat Jumeirah since its first day. Kevan Hodges, GM of Bars and Restaurants comments: “Left Bank is one of ELR’s premier concepts – one that was born in Dubai and has grown with Dubai. ELR’s vision and commitment to bringing the best concepts to the region has paved the way for brands such as Left Bank to thrive over the past decade, and we are extremely proud of this.”
The refurbished Left Bank is now open at Madinat Jumeirah from 10 am until 2 am Saturday to Tuesday and 10 am until 3 am Wednesday to Friday.