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Meet the Chef

Picture of Mike McEnearney.

Mike McEnearney

Generosity, simplicity and authenticity form the essence of Mike McEnearney’s philosophy. His impact on Australia’s culinary consciousness spans from the critically acclaimed No.1 Bent Street to the nourishing cuisine at Kitchen by Mike. A long-held belief in the medicinal qualities of food are evident in each nutritious and considered dish created by Mike. He is also Creative Director of Carriageworks Farmers Market, an internationally acclaimed food and arts precinct championing local produce.

2642 Verified Diner Reviews

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Total Score

8.4
2642 reviews
Recommended
(8.6)
Food
(8.5)
Service
(8.5)
Value for money
(7.8)
Atmosphere
(8.2)

dined on Sat, 23 Mar 2019

(8)
Fantastic food, if a little expensive, service a little slow but staff very friendly & attentive.

dined on Sat, 23 Mar 2019

(9)
We all really enjoyed the set menu, with the dessert being our favourite. Excellent service
Hi there, and thanks for your lovely words. Must agree- the dessert is roasted pineapple and coconut sage pudding is delicious. Look forward to seeing you soon.
Restaurant No.1 Bent Street by Mike responded on Wed, 27 Mar 2019

dined on Sat, 23 Mar 2019

(8)
Nice place for a light family dinner. Excellent service!
Evening, and thanks for leaving some feedback. We certainly love hosting family dinners, after all, we pride ourselves on our 'homey' atmosphere. Mi casa es su casa! See you soon.
Restaurant No.1 Bent Street by Mike responded on Wed, 27 Mar 2019
Aaron Renton

dined on Sat, 23 Mar 2019

(9)
Food and service were spot on. Definitely recommend.
Evening Aaron and thanks for leaving us some feedback- wonderful to hear you had a fantastic experience. Hope to see you soon!
Restaurant No.1 Bent Street by Mike responded on Wed, 27 Mar 2019

dined on Fri, 22 Mar 2019

(9)
Very nice meal. Just the right amount of attention and food.

dined on Fri, 22 Mar 2019

(9)
The food was delicious but not enough for everyone to share.

dined on Fri, 22 Mar 2019

(9)
Service is always outstanding here!
Thanks Nick, it's always great to have you dine with us. See you soon.
Restaurant No.1 Bent Street by Mike responded on Wed, 27 Mar 2019

dined on Thu, 21 Mar 2019

(10)
Great service. Bread was good!
Hi there, thanks for the feedback. We try our best every day to make sure each customer has a wonderful experience and feels at home, so we are glad you enjoyed yourselves. See you again soon.
Restaurant No.1 Bent Street by Mike responded on Wed, 27 Mar 2019

dined on Wed, 20 Mar 2019

(7)
Expensive even with offer

dined on Tue, 19 Mar 2019

(8)
Simple farm to table food.
Happy to see that you noticed and enjoyed our process, which we are very proud of- cook the food in a way that lets it's quality speak for itself. We hope to see you soon!
Restaurant No.1 Bent Street by Mike responded on Wed, 27 Mar 2019
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Specials

Mike’s Vegetarian Truffle Set Menu $90 pp

Enjoy Mike’s Truffle set menu ($90pp) for a limited time only. Menu includes: Mike’s sourdough bread, salted & cultured butter Not ‘chicken liver' pate with truffle salt Salt baked celeriac, mushrooms & truffle Twice baked goat’s cheese soufflé, truffle & rosemary Mixed leaves Truffled crème brulée Wine match available on the night. T&C As it is a set menu it is essential that we are made aware of any dietary requirements within the party prior as we do not allow any substitutions on the night. We request that you provide your credit card details as a guarantee. Please note that we do charge a $45 ‘no-show’ fee so we kindly ask that you let us know if you can no longer attend 24 hours prior to the booking).
When
21 Jun 2019 - 17 Aug 2019
Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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About Kitchen by Mike CBD

Kitchen by Mike is acclaimed chef Mike McEnearney’s canteen-style eatery, serving simple, nourishing dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Famed for his knowledge and respect for ingredients, Kitchen by Mike is a delicious insight into the heart and soul of everything Mike represents. The menu changes daily depending on best-at-market, delivering both intensity of flavour and nutrition. Evenings see the canteen transform into a more refined experience with the same generous, warm approach.

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