At the heart of the Qavali restaurant, sits an exquisite bar area
Legend has it, that this is the place where age-old stories come to life. We honour them with a generous range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails, all of which celebrate unique flavour combinations, as well as the joy of a beautifully presented beverage. For the wine connoisseurs, there is an extensive wine list; and also a range of spirits and draught beers.So, do bring your loved ones along – to a place where Indo-Persian history is celebrated and refashioned. We’ll be waiting with bar snacks and plentiful smiles; and look forward to clinking glasses with you.
While we are happy to welcome children, they need to remain seated at the table. Unfortunately due to the nature of the restaurant and decor, we are unable to accommodate babies, prams or strollers. For children under the age of 10 please call the restaurant or e-mail [email protected] to discuss.
- Persian Sunshine £12.50
Star anise, saffron, caramel, sauternes whisky
- Princess Orange £11.50
Pink grapefruit, bergamot orange, saffron vodka
- King of Fruits £12.00
Honey mango, mandarin, mango rum
- Mai Chai £13.00
Masala chai, sweet ginger, cardamom, orange rum
- From Istanbul, with Love £12.50
Sweet coconut, lime zest, pistachio rum
- Dharnia £11.50
Coriander leaf, fresh lemon, coriander seed gin
- Alexandria £13.00
Salt baked peaches, local honey, mint leaves, port cask brandy
- Champagne Lassi £14.00
Alphonso mango, roasted coconut, champagne
- Forbidden Love £13.00
Pakistani mulberries, tart apple, demerara sugar and cinnamon rum
- Flowers of Hafez £12.00
Red roses, poppies, pomegranate flowers, jasmine gin
- Coffeehouse £13.00
Cold brew coffee, cardamom, cascara coffee bean vodka
- Jahani £13.00
Pomegranate, walnuts, red grape, rose petal vodka
- Beauty and Butterfly £6.00
Seedlip 42, lemon juice, cane suger, butterfly pea tea
- Scarlet £6.00
Red roses, cranberry, pomegranate, jasmine
- Hipster Central £6.00
Sweet chai, cold brew coffee, cardamom, allspice
- The Ottoman £6.00
Pistachio, almonds, lime zest, honey
- Kish Island £6.00
Caramelised banana, coconut, spices
- Akbar & Alphonso £6.00
Smashed mango, lemongrass, fresh lemon, root ginger
- Miracle of Madana £6.00
Fresh mango, coconut ice-cream, damiana
- Qavali Sharbat £6.00
Fresh lemon, lime zest, sweet cardamom, pandan
- Remedy of Shikanji £6.00
Fresh lemon, cumin, saffron
- Paradise Garden £6.00
Sweet lychee, golden grapefruit, rose
There’s culinary inspiration and a distinct sphere of influence in each of our G&T serves. Leading with spice (and soulfulness, of course). That’s the difference with the Qavali experience; there’s a story in every glass.
- OPHIR £8.00
Inspired by the spice trade routes through the Arabian. Utilising timur pepper and Persian black lemons, Opihr Arabian is bright, fresh and lightly spiced.
- BATHTUB £11.50
A bold little number that focuses on a plethora of hard spices including Clove, Cassia and Green Cardamom resulting in an intense punch of richness.
- JINDER SINGLE ESTATE TEA GIN £11.50
Beautifully delicate yet vibrant Gin made with first flush Darjeeling from Goomtee Estate alongside fennel, ginger and grapefruit.
- COLOMBO No.7 GIN £12.00
A Sri Lankan Gin with classic foundations but with cinnamon bark, curry leaves and ginger root all sourced from Ceylon.
- STRANGER & SONS £12.50
Distilled by specialists in sunny Goa with Indian Lemon Pepper and Gondhoraj Limes to create a vibrant citrus led Gin with a distinct spicy undertone.
- CRAZY LASSI GIN £14.50
A crazy marriage of English and Punjabi cultures. Soft spice notes from cumin and turmeric collide with refreshingly zesty pomegranate and yogurt, all uniquely distilled under vacuum.
- Paladin, Prosecco Tondo DOCG, Italy £40.00 / Glass £8.50
Elegant, aromatic and refreshing prosecco with gentle bubbles and notes of apples, pears and white flowers on the palate.
- Zonin, Prosecco Special Cuvee, Italy £45.00
Harmonious, aromatic Prosecco, with a refreshing feel. With delicate mousse, plenty of apple, white flowers and almond notes on the palate.
- Zonin, Prosecco Rosato Spumante, Italy £48.00 / Glass £9.50
A delicate, lightly-coloured sparkling rosé. Pleasant, soft and smooth with floral, almond and apple notes on the palate.
- Baron de Beaupré Brut Champagne NV, France £58.00 / Glass £10.50
Elegant, pale gold in the glass. With notes of crushed flowers, brioche and hints of dry marmalade. This champagne has a creamy texture and soft finish.
- Moet et Chandon Brut NV, France £80.00 / Glass £13.50
Fresh lemon and apple, infused with notes of almond pastries, vanilla blossom and a hint of buttery brioche.
- Laurent Perrier Cuvee Rose NV, France £92.00 / Glass £15.50
Bright berry flavours, round on the palate, well-balanced acidity with a long dry finish.
- Louis Roederer Cristal, France £250.00
Rich and complex aromas, with notes of a zesty and candied fruit melody. Along with white flower, roasted hazelnut and vanilla.
- Dom Perignon, France £265.00
Luminous notes of tropical fruit, with green mango, melon and a sweet mist of mandarin orange.
- Ephesus, White Sultaniye, Turkey £24.00 / Glass £6.00
Crisp, refreshing white wine made of indigenous Sultaniye grapes. Moderate acidity, with tropical and white fruit notes.
- Kavaklidere Ancyra, Sauvignon Blanc, Turkey £25.50 / Glass £6.50
Juicy and refreshing. With green pepper, herbal, tropical and subtle floral aromas.
- Niel Joubert, Chenin Blanc, S. Africa £28.00
A lively crisp wine. Boasting a bouquet of flavours and notes of pineapple, guava and citrus fruits. Ideal for refreshing the palate.
- Raiz de Chile, Reserva Chardonnay, Chile £30.00
Intense aromas of tropical fruits, including coconut, banana, and pineapple. This wine is well-balanced in the mouth, with an expressive and elegantly long finish.
- Biscaye Baie, Sauvignon Blanc, France £31.00
A ripe, exciting Sauvignon Blanc presenting grapefruit, pears and lime rind notes. Balanced, uplifting with a clean, lasting finish.
- Paladin, Pinot Grigio, Italy £32.00 / Glass £10.50
A delicate, dry and fragrant wine, with notes of acacia and elegant pear flowers.
- Laroque, Chardonnay, France £32.00
Aromatic and creamy Chardonnay, with a lively flavour profile of white peaches, toasted brioche and hazelnuts.
- Kavaklıdere, Misket, Turkey £33.00
A refreshing, easy-drinking wine with a perfumed nose. Pleasant mouthfeel and structure; along with deep aromas of jasmine, peach and ripe tangerine.
- Villa Viva, Picpoul de Pinet, France £35.00
Rich and dense fruity wine, with aromas of white melon, cut grass, lime and hay. A balanced texture and a precise, savoury finish.
- Paladin, Sauvignon Blanc, Italy £35.00
Fruity, fresh and dry with distinct notes of grapefruit, tropical fruits, melon and peach. The finish is long and satisfying.
- Uva Non Grata, Gros Manseng, France £35.00
Zingy, incense-smoked and glorious. A most loud and proud Gros Manseng.
- Featherdrop, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, New Zealand £48.00
An aromatic and intense Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc pleasing the palate with plenty of gooseberry, passion fruit, mango and herbal flavours.
- Kavaklidere Selection White, Emir – Narince, Turkey £55.00
Distinctive fruitiness with hints of peach, grape and quince. Lively acidity evolving into a pleasant mouthfeel and memorable aftertaste.
- Sancere Domain Cheriere, Sancerre, Loire, France £65.00
This is a dry yet intensely fruity wine with delicate floral notes, light-to- medium body and a surprisingly long, refreshing finish.
- Jean Lefort, Chablis, France £78.00
Elegant, rich and revitalising wine with perfectly defined crisp and mineral notes. Thrilling mouthfeel and a long, warm finish.
- Ephesus Rose Calkarasi, Turkey £25.50 / Glass £6.50
Beautifully understated and easy-drinking wine with good body, light red fruit flavours, and acidity.
- Kavaklidere Ancyra Blush Kalecik Karası – Çalkarası, Turkey £26.00
A luscious wine with strawberry, raspberry, and fruity nectarine aromas on the nose, which follow through on the palate.
- Villa Viva Cotes de Thau, France £30.50
Refreshing rose wine with delicious aromas of white peaches, apricot and tangerine. Full-bodied, round and juicy leading to a pleasant, crisp finish.
- Beringer White Zinfandel, USA £31.00 / Glass £8.00
Forward, fruity and syrupy Zinfandel Rose with a palate accentuated by ripe cherries, strawberries and red plum.
- Paladin Pinot Grigio, Italy £33.00
Pleasant, bright pink Pinot Grigio with aromas of wild strawberries, pears and dried fruits. Hearty and dry on the palate, good as an aperitif or with any dish of choice.
- Ephesus Red, Okuzgozu – Cabarnet Sauvignon, Turkey £24.00 / Glass £6.00
Balanced, easy-drinking red wine. A gorgeous blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Öküzgözü with rounded, juicy tannins and smooth plum, cherry and spice notes on the palate.
- Kavaklidere Ancyra, Kalecik Karası , Turkey £25.50 / Glass £6.50
A well-balanced and smooth red wine with elegant tannins, light body and persistent flower and red fruit flavours.
- Kavaklidere Ancyra, Merlot, Turkey £26.00
A well-balanced, fresh and long-lasting wine with soft tannins and long-lasting spice and red fruit flavours.
- Raiz de Chile, Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon, Chile £30.00
Ruby red wine, with aromas of ripe strawberries, plums and a touch of mint. Concentrated, with ripe tannins and persistent fruit on the palate.
- Uva Non Grata, Gamay, France £31.00
Bursting with vibrant fruit flavours. Primary fruit aromas, with sweet notes of soft red berry; gorgeous Gamay, at its best.
- Laroque, Cabernet Franc, France £31.00
Dense, rich and full-bodied Cabernet Franc with structured tannins, distinctive flavours of blueberries, lavender and violets.
- Paladin, Merlot, Italy £32.00
A most pleasant, subtle flavoured Merlot with delicate hints of violet, plum and ripe red fruits.
- Paladin, Syrah, Italy £35.00
Harmonious, fruity Syrah with soft, rounded tannins, intense black cherry, raspberry flavours and hints of coffee and sweet spices.
- Bodega Norton Lo Tengo, Malbec, Argentina £35.00 / Glass £8.50
Passionate, purple-coloured Malbec. Cherry, cinnamon and fresh fruits on the palate with a velvety mouthfeel and a rounded finish.
- Kavaklidere Selection Red, Öküzgözü – Boğazkere, £43.00
Balanced and intriguing red wine blend of two native Anatolian grape varieties. With pleasant acidity and notes of dried red fruits, mocha and sweet spices.
- Kavaklıdere Egeo, Syrah, Turkey £44.00
A full-bodied and complex Syrah. This wine presents a good integration of oak with its strong ripe tannins and pronounced acidity.
- Maison Kavaklidere La Folie, Merlot, France £45.00
La Folie is produced with 35 year-old Merlot grapes. With its persistent aromas, this is a delicious lively Bordeaux wine that will complement any meal.
- Chianti, Classico Castelvecchi DOCG, Italy £48.00
A blend of Sangiovese and Canaiolo, aromas of iris, red-skinned berry and a hint of fresh mint. The palate is full of red cherries, clove and white pepper.
- Bourgogne Jean Lefort, Pinot Noir, France £49.00
A charming, crisp red wine. Fresh cherry and strawberry pie-like fruit on the tongue, with excellent balance and a lovely savoury finish.
- Finca Perdriel Norton, Malbec, Argentina £54.00
An intense, rigorous Malbec with good body, medium acidity, solid tannins and rich blueberry, black cherries, plums and pastille flavours.
- Château Saint Andre Corbin, Saint Emilion, France £58.00
Characteristic, dense and well-structured Bordeaux red, with firm tannins. As well as defined notes of blackberries, plums, spice and pepper.
- Maison Kavaklidere Château Claud Bellevue, Bordeaux, France £59.00
Château Claud Bellevue, is produced with 35 year-old Merlot and Cabernet Franc grapes. It is a rich fruit-flavoured and juicy terroir wine with matured tannins.
- Château Mongravey Margaux Crus Bourgeois Supérieur, Bordeaux, France £105.00
A well-structured, muscular Bordeaux with firm tannins, intense spice, blackcurrant and cedar notes carrying on to a long, persisting finish.
- Paladin Casa Lupo, Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG, Italy £108.00
Rich, refined and elegant wine of great structure. The palate is defined by red currants, blueberries, sour cherries and jam with a final bouquet of spicy vanilla perfume.
- Châteauneuf du Pape, Chemin des Papes, Rhone, France £114.00
A complex, full-bodied Châteauneuf with gorgeous tannins, fascinating mouthfeel and a vibrant bouquet of red berries, plum and spice.
- Kavaklidere 1929, Cabernet Franc, Turkey £125.00
A complex and well-structured Cabernet Franc with persistent aromas of blackberries, liquorice and dried herbs on the nose. The defined yet delicate tannins tend to a palate full of ripe dark fruits, bitter chocolate and smoky spices.
- Roasted Cocktail Nuts (V) £4.95
A flavourful savory mix.
- Papadum Basket (V) £5.95
A selection of papadums and Qavali signature chutneys. (*VE upon request)
- Bread Basket (V) £6.95
A selection of freshly baked breads.
- Mazadar Golden Fries (V) £5.95
Sprinkled with masala spices and served with masala mayo.
- Mughlai Prawns £13.95
Coastal prawns liberally tossed in garlic, mustard and chilli lime. Finished in a rich makhani malai sauce.
- Samsun Pide Paneer (V) £7.95
The city of Samsun is famous for its pide, a thick form of flatbread. Qavali’s is topped with onions, tomatoes, peppers, garlic, and cheese; along with paneer.
- Samsun Pide Chicken £8.95
The city of Samsun is famous for its pide, a thick form of flatbread. Qavali’s is topped with onions, tomatoes, peppers, garlic, and cheese; along with chicken.
- Samsun Pide Lamb £9.95
The city of Samsun is famous for its pide, a thick form of flatbread. Qavali’s is topped with onions, tomatoes, peppers, garlic, and cheese; along with lamb.
- Hummus Kavurma Chicken £8.95
Creamy hummus blended with garlic, tahini, olive oil, lemon juice and fresh herbs. This dish is sprinkled with pine nuts and topped with chicken.
- Hummus Kavurma Lamb £9.95
Creamy hummus blended with garlic, tahini, olive oil, lemon juice and fresh herbs. This dish is sprinkled with pine nuts and topped with lamb.
- Sultani Chaat (V) £8.95
Cumin-spiced Kabuli Chickpeas wheat crisps and lentil dumplings. Topped with dates, tamarind chutney, mint and rose-scented yoghurt and pomegranete kadayif.
- Peshawari Chapli Kebab £10.95
A Pashtun inspired kebab of minced lamb. It is prepared with red onions, tomatoes, chillies, egg and a generous handful of spices.
- Kofta Afghani £10.95
Lamb meatballs prepared with aromatic Afghan spices, and simmered in a rich tomato and garlic sauce. Best paired with freshly baked bread.
- Mazzeh Platter £16.95
A platter of Qavali’s favourites, including Mast-O-Musir, Mirza Ghasemi, Beetroot Hummus, Sikandari Falafel, Shirazi Salad, Marinated Olives, Smoked Garlic and freshly baked Butter Naan. Perfect for sharing.
- Qavali Grand Platter £69.95
A selection of Qavali’s finest grilled meats. Including Baluchi Charcoal Chicken, Lahori Lamb Chops, Adana Kabab, and Punjabi Chicken Tikka. Served alongside Qavali’s signature chutneys and a vibrant house salad.
If you have any food allergies, please notify a member of our team when placing your order. Due to the style of our cooking we cannot guarantee that any dishes are free from allergy-causing substances. Legend: (V) Vegetarian, (VE) Vegan