Badhan Sarkar & Shadman Muhtasim Chowdhury
Are you searching for a cozy place where you can spend quality time while chatting with friends, having a feast with family or enjoying good music along with delectable foods and mocktails at one place? Rustic Eatery is inviting you. Started full-fledged by a young entrepreneur only 3 months back, this newbie is already a busy and lively place to offer you a little slice of rural flavor in this stylish city life.
Located at 9A, Dhanmondi in front of Stamford College, this 1600 square ft bistro themed restaurant is wonderfully designed with simple colours — a lot of beige, cream and grey. Furnished with rustic wooden furniture it will give you a pretty cozy and whimsy vibe altogether with a charm of fineness. A total of 40 to 60 customers can be accommodated at a time. This eatery serves delicious robust earthy dishes. They make sensational local foods in a rustic way, without a lot of fuss. Muhammad Rajib Shahabuddin, owner of Rustic Eatery, said, “Rustic Eatery is a bistro with Bengali twist. Here the main focus is on foods. Everything from the entrées to the condiments is house made from the finest local ingredients”. “People of all ages appreciate the distinct flavours offered here”, he added.
The cuisines are well seasoned and loaded with bold flavours. The options are precise and are moderately priced. From appetizers to soup, from chicken to beef or seafood, and yes from mocktails to tea, there is something for everyone. The ethnic flavour has gained much popularity within quite a few days. And yes they do also have Happy Hour from 3pm to 6pm every day.
Half a’ Chicken
Their exclusive and creative menu includes items such as Cream of Mushroom (BDT 245), Naga Wings (BDT 265), Sriracha Chicken (BDT 325), Half a’ Chicken (BDT 475), Crab Spaghetti (BDT 365) and New York Beef Steak (BDT 685). All the cuisines are served in wooden plates.
Rustic Eatery also has ‘Menu of the Month’ where they introduce a special dish on the starting of each month after taking the vote of their valued clients. This November this restaurant have launched an authentic cuisine named ‘Challenger’ that comprises of classic Spaghetti with Chef’s special tomato sauce, served with crisp Chicken Katsu and melted cheese fries. This delectable dish is priced at BDT 230 (inclusive of all taxes).
The Chicken entrée to mains are especially good at Rustic Eatery. They are specialized in it. The dishes are available from BDT 265 for a simple Buffalo Wings to BDT 475 for Half a’ Chicken. The mention worthy being Half a’ Chicken (BDT 475) that consists of 500 grams of Chicken served with Rustic Eatery’s signature white sauce with a side of garlic rice and fries. The rice is punched with garlicky taste and the fries are packed up with flavours. This is indeed a wholesome meal for a single person.
The drink selection at Rustic Eatery focuses on local offerings. The menu features Lemon Mint (BDT 135), Limeapple (BDT 155), Melonade (BDT 175) and Sunshine Orange (BDT 185). All the drinks have a touch of lemon in it. This gives a strong tanginess into them.
Well do not forget about their dessert! They serve some of the most decadent deserts around. You won’t leave this place hungry! Cost of two people will be approx BDT 1200 to BDT 1500 (with VAT). They also host every kind of occasions from meeting to gatherings and ceremonies.
Try on some appetizer along with a delicious lunch or dinner and this place will surely bring a big smile on your face. Happy Eating!.
Address – House 33,
Road 9A, Dhanmondi
Opening Hours – 01:00
PM to 11:00 PM
Cost for two – BDT 1500