There isn’t a worst feeling than being cheated… and I would least expect it from a place as renowned as Kingsley Steakhouse. It started off well, as with all relationships. Kingsley appeared popular and I was intrigued. It’s menu boasted lavish prices… so I set my expectations right up high.
And then starters arrived…

Starter for two...  / Kingsley Steakhouse

Starter for two… flash fried salt & pepper calamari with lemon and olive oil; spiced duck ravioli with caramelised hazelnuts and champagne sauce; seared sea scallops with mustard fruits, snow pea leaves and lemon nage
…followed by mains, where the serving sizes and lack of oomph broke my heart.

Petit surf and turf / Kingsley Steakhouse

Petit surf and turf

Prime wagyu sausages on mash with summer passionfruit chutney and madeira sauce / Kingsley Steakhouse

Prime wagyu sausages on mash with summer passionfruit chutney and madeira sauce

Risotto of Morton Bay bugs with shaved fennel, lemon oil and pecorino cheese / Kingsley Steakhouse

Risotto of Morton Bay bugs with shaved fennel, lemon oil and pecorino cheese
There’s always a bitter sweet ending. The brulee looked delectable. The glazed shell looked as though it had been burnt the right way… through my mind, I fantasized about the nutty walnut flavours which would be entangled within the luscious cream… How wrong I was. The brulee was average. The caramelised sugar was borderlining soft. It had clearly been standing out alone for too long…

Nocello creme brulee with chocolate ice cream / Kingsley Steakhouse

Nocello creme brulee with chocolate ice cream

Soft centred warm chocolate cake with vanilla bean ice cream / Kingsley Steakhouse

Soft centred warm chocolate cake with vanilla bean ice cream
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  1. Kingsleys Steak & Crabhouse

    Not too long ago, Kingsleys Steak & Crabhouse created a special bloggers dinner which featured a four course meal with matched wines. I’ve had a not so impressive experience at Kingsleys Steakhouse before but it turns out that in 2009,…

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