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Boabdil’s Lair

Boabdil’s Lair

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Experience Medieval Spain and a restaurant cast in the name of one of her most famous, controversial and last Islamic rulers, Boabdil. Boabdil’s Lair reconstructs late 15th century, with Spanish Queen Isabella 1 staging what is considered the last phase of Reconquista: The  siege at Granada.

After a day trekking or at sports, whet your appetite like a tired soldier. Sit inside a modern-day version of Moorish-Andalusian tent, introspecting about life and its quirkish challenges at Boabdil’s Lair, as you enjoy timeless Spanish culinary delights cooked to perfection by our celebrity chefs. 

Set on a sandy dune surrounded by a fresh water moat, Boabdil’s Lair is a place to relax and rejuvenate. Expect traditional live Moorish/Arabic music, coupled with Belle dance and light & sound shows about life and times of Boabdil. During the weekends and on request, the house DJ plays sizzling beats and modern songs, to create the perfect fusion of time and place.

Earth and copper-ware used to cook and serve are well known to preserve food longer, taste better and possess healing power, as per the ‘Ayurveda’ and ‘Copper Development Association’.

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Appetizers

Avocado Egg Rolls

Avocado, cream cheese, sun-dried tomatoes, red onions

Loaded Nachos

Crispy corn tortilla chips, housemade sriracha queso, melted

Spinach And Artichoke Dip Spinach

artichokes, cream cheese, parmesan cheese, crispy corn chips

Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Sautéed chicken, mushrooms, water chestnuts, celery, garlic,

First Blood

A shot of Andalusian style tomato soup with vanilla aroma and mint

Salmarejo

Cold tomato soup with garlic, thickened with bread and emulsified with olive oil

Tallos de espárragos

Crisp asparagus spears, Pan Fried to perfection

Gambitas Al Ajillo

A fistful of fried prawns, extra olive oil and refreshing parsley (Sultan hot), served with fresh bread off the oven.

Patatas Bravas De La Boabdil

Spicy square potatoes with five sauce and turkey (Mildly Spicy)

La sangre de granada

Iberian Lamb Red Sausage, served with Cherry Red Tomatoes and Sweet Apple Topping

Ensalada de Boabdil (Para 2 o 4)

Boabdil's Salad to share (For 2)

Berenjena frita

Fried eggplant, thin slices both tender and crispy, drizzled in molasses

Bissara

Thick fava beans soup with garlic and turmeric, garnished with hot cayenne, a drizzle of olive oil and crispy bread.

Pomegranate Salad

Greens, cherry tomatoes, cucumber and Pomegranate, with your choice of dressing

Charcuterie Platter

smoked meats and cheeses with fruit, olives, nuts, spreads as accompaniments

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Main Dishes

Tri-Tip & Shrimp Scampi

6 oz. slow-roasted sirloin tri-tip, shrimp scampi

Cauliflower And Quinoa Power Bowl

Roasted barbacoa cauliflower, Peruvian quinoa + brown rice

Mediterranean Chicken Pita Tacos

Seasoned grilled chicken, cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions

Tortilla Del Sacromonte

Square cut sautéd lamb or beef with peas, served with fried potatoes and beaten eggs

Tortilla de Patatas

National Dish of Spain. Eggs, with a generous helping of potatoes, and a smattering of onions, as fluffy as they come

Bissara

Thick fava beans soup with garlic and turmeric, garnished with hot cayenne, a drizzle of olive oil and crispy bread.

Pastilla

Sweet and shredded chicken blended with fried crushed almonds, wrapped in werqa dough, topped with cinnamon and a pinch of icing sugar.

Moroccan Mint Tea

Moroccan mint tea, with a large handful of mint leaves and generous quantity of sugar

Couscous with Roasted Vegetables

Roasted vegetables, chick peas, almonds, cilantro and mint, whisked with olive oil, lemon, garlic and spices, blended with couscous and raisins. Optional with Chicken cubes

Berber Tagine with vegetables

Lamb or beef hidden under assorted seasonal veggies in this Berber-style dish, made in a clay tagine, with preserved lemon, olives, and generous Moroccan seasonings.

Paella, Boabdil style

A king's meal with recipe stolen from ancient Spain, elegantly recaptured, with your choice of chicken, seafood or 'just veggies'

Something Fishy @ Boabdil’s Lair

Flour dipped baked Hammour Fillet with Asparagus, drizzled with lemon butter sauce and garnished with parsley

Meet and Meat

Your choice of lamb chops, veal cutlets or sirloin steak, stone grilled to perfection, with salad on the side

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Dessert

Baklava de Granada

layered pastry dessert made of filo pastry, filled with chopped nuts, and sweetened with syrup or honey

pestiños de la alpujarra

crunchy tube shaped treats with lemon, sesame seeds and anise

Lágrimas De Boabdil

buttery almond base topped with caramelized crunchy almonds and a raspberry glaze

Cassata De Granada

cassata cake slice mounted on a biscuit cone

Arroz con leche

rice, milk, sugar, cinnamon and lemon rind, served cold dusted with cinnamon

Soplillo de la Alpujarra

Almonds, honey and caramelized sugar, blended in an egg white base

Torrijas de Granada

Fried bread soaked in milk and egg batter, drizzled with a delicious mix of cinnamon, sugar and thick honey

Piononos De Granada

Rolled-up sponge cake, bathed in a sweet syrup and topped with a toasted cream.

Chebakia

Strips of dough, deep fried, and coated in syrup, sprinkled with sesame.

flan

custard made with cream, milk, sugar and egg yolks, baked in a caramel-lined ramekin until soft and jiggly

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