about BADHU

BADHU is a restaurant serving small Arabian dishes to share (mezze). We work with several fusions combining flavors from Morocco, Egypt, Algaria, Lebanon and so on. Pair our dishes with a Moroccan beer, our own BADHU brew, a local draft or a classic Kornuit. We also serve Moroccan wines, homemade cocktails with an Arabian twist, fresh lemonades and healthy smoothies. BADHU is open for breakfast, lunch, diner, drinks, meetings and you even can spend the night in our beautiful hotel.

HISTORY

BADHU is located in a beautiful corner building and was built in 1927. It was designed by Petrus Johannes Houtzagers in the renowned 'Amsterdamse School' style. Up to the mid sixties the building was used as a bath house for the neighbourhood. Afterwards it was transformed into a health centre and in 2008 we renovated it to become a restaurant. The atmosphere is warm and eclectic with an industrial vintage decor enriched with elements of the Middle East. You can either lay back into one of the comfortable couches or take a seat at tables made from local wood paired with Eames chairs. These front areas are former waitingrooms; this is where the visitors got changed before entering the bath house.

When the weather allows it you can enjoy the sun from sunrise to sunset at our corner terrace. BADHU hotel and Loft are located on the first floor.

BADHU jobs

We love our staff! But we are always looking for enthusiastic and energetic allstars to expand our team! Send us your motivation and resume if you want to join our crazy bunch - info@BADHU.nl

Openings:

-Bartenders and waiting staff! The more the merrier :-)

-We need someone to help us in the kitchen, interns as wel as experienced cooks wanted!

-Don't mind getting your hands dirty? We are looking for you! Our beautiful hotel does not get spick and span on it's own, send us an email if you are up to the task!

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// COLD MEZZE
bread & dips 5
lamb roulade |  potato salad | grilled peppers | black garlic | 8,5
salad spicy porkbelly | rettich | salmiak turnips | mango | 7,5
mackerel | horsedish | capers |  parsley | libanese chips | 7,5
roasted pulpo | celeriac | tomato | baharat | pomgranate syrup | 9,5
grilled rooted parsley | zucchini | pumpkin seeds | olive | 7,5
grilled avocado | pear | za 'atar | mushrooms in date syrup | 7,5
roasted fennel | parsnip chips | ginger | mizuna | isot biber | 6
beetroot salade | dates | nuts | raspberry pomgranatedressing | 7,5

// WARM MEZZE
slow cooked shortrib | seasoned lentils | sweet potato chips | 9,5
beef tajine | apricots | red pepper | spring unions  | 8,5
chicken kebab | pistachio | almond | redish shoots | harissa dip | 7
en papilotte hake fillet | carrot | ras el hanout | olive | 9,5
coquilles | sucuk (dried turkisch sausage) | melon | almond | 9,5
shorba king prawn | roseval potato | lentil cracker | 9
risotto | grilled peach | saffron | parmesan | pull biber | 8
pumpkin tajine | ras el hanout | cashew nuts | coriander | 7,5
savory baklava | dates | goat cheese | fried capers | 8
fried spicy eggplant | zucchini | almond | apple syrup | 7,5
falafel | chickpeas | feta | turmeric | ras el hanout dip | 7
fried haloumi | arabian cheese | balsamic fig syrop | 7,5
parsnip | baharat oil | parsley | 6
glas noodle soup | chicken | coriander | spinach | 6 
taboulez | bulgur | parsley | coriander | turkish cheese | 3,5
couscous | 2,5

// KIDS
kids choise: fish meat, chicken or vegetatian + | salad |
couscous | ice cream | little surprise | 8

// DESSERT // PIE
cheese platter  | 4 types of cheese | varity of garnish | 10
panna cotta | cardemom | stewed abricots & figs | 6
chocolate cake | dates | figs | vanille-amarena ice cream | 7
moroccan mess | strawberry | meringue | pomgranate  | 7
arabian delight | several arabian  sweets | 6 | 1,5 p/piece
scoop of ice cream | pistachio | yoghurt | mocha | lemon sorbet | 1,5

// LUNCH
a variety of dishes of  our menu + lavash / libanees bread with:
chicken kebap | spring union | almond | pistachio | harissa | 8
mackerel | horseradish | capers | parsley | libanese chips | 8,5
shakshuka | arabian eggs stewed in tomato sauce | red pepper | 9,5
lebanese pizza | haloumi | bell pepper charmola | spring union | 8,5

LUNCHmezze | large plate with a variety of dishes of our menu to share | to order from  2p | also vegetarian | 16 p/p

//FRESH JUICES & SHAKES
ruby red juice |  beetroot |  ginger | orange | lemon juice | 6 
green health shake | spinach | pineapple | coconut milk | 6
roses shake | rose leaf | milk | almond | 6
fresh orange juice | 4,5

// BREAKFAST
lebanese & lavash bread | honey | cheese | fresh cuts | jam | chocolate sprinkles | yoghurt | homemade granola | dates | boiled egg | fresh orange juice | coffe or tea | baklava | 13,5

// COCKTAILS
green cave | pisco | orange | coriander | SPM ginger ale |
spiced le souk | tequilla | falernum likeur | SPM ginger&carda |

badhu's favorite | ginger | clove | cucumber | tonic |
minty nana | mint | lime | ginger beer |

// GIN & TONIC
bobby's rose gin & tonic | fentimans rose lemonade | grapefruit |
sloe gin & tonic | orange | clove | tonic |
badhu's gin & tonic | gin mare | tonic | cucumber | lime |

// BEER
BADHU beer | kurkuma  | kardemom |
kornuit | ceaux | local drafts |
casablanca | marokko |
vedett | extra blond | white | IPA |

And many more!
 

// WINES WHITE
ksar bahia | sauvignon | marokko |
azul | vinho verde | portugal | 
torre del falasco |garganega | italië |
tarani | sauvignon | frankrijk | 
domaine peririère | viognier | frankrijk |
bergsig | gewürtztraminer | zuid-afrika |
winzer krems | grüner veltliner | oostenrijk |

// WINES RED
ksar bahia | cabernet sauvignon syraz | marokko |
montepulciano  | piceno superiore | italië |
covila crianza | rioja | spanje | 
tarani | malbec | frankrijk |
winzer krems zweigelt | oostenrijk |

LEEN

BADHU has a second restaurant called LE:EN. LE:EN serves delicious small Asian dishes to share. Flavors from the far east like, Japan, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, India and so on. LE:EN is located in a large industrial building and is very spatial. The space is divided into separat areas with lounge furniture and the enormous quantity of plants makes LE:EN a cosy environment. 
In front of LE:EN we have a big terrace where you can enjoy one of the Asian beers, sakés, original cocktails or Thai whiskey in the sun. See you for LUNCH, DINER or DRINKS. LE:EN is open from 11:00u till late.

NEEL vs LE:EN = connected to LE:EN you will find a huge industrial space rentable for meetings, presentations, special occasions, drinks and diners with a private group.   

ADRES:  Heuveloord 140  3523 CK  UTRECHT  030-2511411  www.LEEN-restaurant.nl  info@LEEN-restaurant.nl

ACTION: 10% discount at BADHU restauarant (if you stay for 2 or more nights)  --> if you show us the receipt from your diner at LE:EN you will get a 10% discount on your tab at BADHU for the second night of your stay at the hotel