New resident restaurant, Arenella opens at The Chapel Bar

The Chapel Bar has built a reputation, not only as a meeting and conference venue for the local community but also as an events and wedding venue hosting a variety of private parties and corporate hire events. The venue in Islington and is located only 10 minutes from King's Cross.

The Chapel Bar’s new resident restaurant Arenella has officially opened. From 12.00pm – 10pm guests can enjoy a hearty Southern Italian inspired bottomless lunch, comprising a mouth-watering 2 course meal and free-flowing spritzes and Prosecco.

Bordered by plants and hedges, the heated terrace exudes an atmosphere of tranquil relaxation, a beautiful oasis set away from the hubbub of the Angel area.

Arenella is named after the seaside town in Sicily near to where the owners’ mother grew up and where the family’s love affair with simple honest food originates. Having previously owned Lena in Shoreditch, the owners will continue this philosophy of simple Southern Italian cooking at Arenella during their residency at The Chapel Bar.

The all-day weekend lunch menu will feature various seasonal dishes - warming stews and freshly made pasta mains to choose from along with an additional starter or dessert course comprising of typical Italian fare. Menu items include:

• Caponata - aubergines, capers, pine nuts - £5.00

• Nduja Tortellini and red pesto - £12.00

• Tortelloni Mushroom and truffle, butter and parmesan - £13.00

• Cioppino – Seafood stew, fregola - £15.00

• Sicilian lemon polenta cake - £6.00

As part of the £35 bottomless offering, guests will be able to enjoy, in abundance, Prosecco or a selection of delectable Italian spritz cocktails such as Aperol, Vino Bianco and Elderflower, accompanied by 2 courses per person.


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