AVI'S KANTINI

 

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Welcome to Avi’s Kantini at The Bank. A bit Turkish, a bit psychedelic, a bit ‘wow that’s so good’. Eat solo or dine with a group. 

 

Dips, Pides, Pitas, Falafel, Meat, Fattoush. You’ll never go hangry again.

 

Inspired by flavours of The Middle East, Avi’s Kantini brings these tastes into the iconic pub setting. Pide and a pint? Nothing like it.

 

The fresh and aromatic flavours of Avi’s food and cocktail menus will have you coming back for seconds…or thirds…or fourths…ok we’ll stop.
 

Click the button below to make a booking or scroll down to get the low-down on the menus.

 

*SALIVATION WARNING*
 

FOOD MENU

MEZE

 

Turkish Lamb Flatbread, hot pepper paste, Baba ganoush, lemon | $21 


House Made Dips, muhammara, baba ganoush, hummus, pita bread (vg) | $12


Chickpea Falafel, muhammara, pomegranate (vg) | $12

 
Meze Plate, dolma, olives, ciftlik cheese, pickles, melon, Turkish eggs (v) | $18

 
Baked Saganaki Cheese, lemon, honey, pistachio, rose (v) | $20


Octopus & Potatoes, green olive, capers, parsley, Aleppo chilli (gf, df) | $20

 
Fried Köfte, sumac onion salad, tomatoes, pickles, tarator sauce (gf, df) | $18


BBQ Chicken Wings, sticky fig glaze (gf, df) | $17


Chips, za’atar, garlic toum, ketchup (vg) | $10


Sweet Potato Fries, za’atar, garlic toum, ketchup (vg) | $12

 

 

PITAS & BURGERS

 

Falafel, tabouli, pickles, cabbage, garlic toum, baba ganoush (vg) | $16


Sesame Fried Chicken, tabouli, pickles, cabbage, garlic toum, Turkish peppers | $18


Lamb Burger, fried egg, date chutney, mint, pickled onion | $20

 
add chips +$4 
 

PIDE

all served with pickles, red cabbage & sumac onion salad

 

Fennel & Tomato, green olive, Turkish peppers (vg) | $19 


Potato & Feta, green onion, cumin & nigella seeds (v) | $19

 
Spicy Merguez Sausage, pumpkin, walnuts, goats’ cheese, molasses |  $21 

 

 

MAINS

 

Grilled Black Pepper Chicken Thigh, cucumber, farrow & mint salad | $24

 
Charred Lamb Shish, yoghurt, pickled hot chillies, sumac onion salad | $24 

 

Fattoush Salad, tomato, cucumber, radish, crunchy pita, sumac dressing (vg) | $19 


Roasted Cauliflower Salad, preserved lemon, pomegranate, yoghurt, mint, pistachio (vg) | $19


Fish Gűvec, couscous, fennel, tomato, capsicum, chilli, parsley (df) | $26

250g Rump Steak, vine leaf salsa, chips, salad | $30 
 

 

 

 

 

v - vegetarian | vg - vegan | gf - gluten free | df - dairy free

BANQUET

 

Go big or go home. The Banquet is an absolute crowd pleaser. At just $45 per person, you can treat yourself to a feast fit for royalty. 

 

Take your crown/tiara off and dig in to our dips, flat bread, grilled meats, salad and our signature ‘delightful’ dessert. Veggo? Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered <3  
 

BANQUET

$45 pp, min 2 ppl

 

House Made Dips

muhammara, baba ganoush, hummus, pita bread

 

Chickpea Falafel

muhammara, pomegranate


Grilled Meats
lamb shish, chicken wings sticky fig glaze, köfte, tabouli, red cabbage, pickles, garlic toum 

 

Chips

za’atar, ketchup


Rosewater Turkish Delight

candied pistachio

 

 

 

BANQUET - PLANT BASED

$45 pp, min 2 ppl

 

House Made Dips

muhammara, baba ganoush, hummus, pita bread

 

Chickpea Falafel

muhammara, pomegranate


Capsicum
stuffed & baked, smoked paprika, zucchini, eggplant, tabouli, red cabbage, pickles, garlic toum 

 

Chips

za’atar, ketchup


Rosewater Turkish Delight

candied pistachio

COCKTAIL MENU

 

We’re pretty confident you’ve not had cocktails like these before. In fact, we’re almost CERTAIN you haven’t.

 

Strap yourself in as our cocktail menu takes your taste buds on an Eastern Mediterranean Contiki Tour. Arak, sumac, pomegranate, saffron and burgamot will change the cocktail game for you. No, seriously. 
 

Nar | $19
42 Below Vodka, Pomegranate, Sumac, Velvet Falernum, Lime

 

Rezene | $18
Arak, St Germain Elderflower, Fennel, Prosecco
 

Elma | $19
Bacardi Carta Blanca Rum, Apple, Spiced Honey, Mint, Soda

 

Karpuz | $19
Espolon Blanco Tequila, Watermelon, Rosewater, Lime

 

Incir | $19
Bombay Sapphire Gin, Fig, Campari, Punt e Mes 

 

Saffran | $19
Makers Mark Bourbon, Lemon, Burgamot, Saffron, aromatic bitters

 

Ceviz | $19
Bacardi Spiced Rum, Coffee, Date, Black Walnut