FOOD & DRINKS

The Mediterranean is the world’s culinary treasure chamber. It holds an infinite depth of aroma’s, colours and flavours. All brought together by their most precious ingredient: the sun.

In Ayla you are welcome seven days a week for lunch, brunch, bites, dinner or drinks. Whether you stop by for a quick bite before the movies, meet for a business lunch, have an evening-long dinner with friends or just a tipple; the food and drinks will never let you down and the international vibe will make you feel at ease at all times.

PANCAKES

Orange
Pomegranate, cream of yorgurt and barley € 8,00

Salted Caramel
Pistachio, dates, cream of yorgurt and barley € 8,00

BREAD DISHES

Pork Belly
Chorizo, pickled red cabbage and mango chilli chutney € 13,00

Burrata
Poached egg, humous, sweet and sour red onion and cauliflower / € 12,00

Steamed Mackerel
Pickled salmon with za'átar, babba ganoush and marinated carrots € 13,00

TAPAS

La Tur cheese
Beetroot and granola € 8,50

Tomato tartare
Poached egg, watercress € 9,-

Bulgur Salad
Nuts, tropical fruit, marinated vegetables and mango chilli chutney € 12,00

Patatas bravas
(frietboutique) € 5,-

Roastbeef
Mushrooms, zucchini, sauce cepes € 10,50

Mackrel
Smoked burrata, watermelon € 10,50

Pickled Salmon
Za'atar, caramelised chickenskin with pistache, atjar from red cabbage € 9,50

Sepia
Pea cream, aceto bianco, lemon zest € 14,00

Raw tuna
Pomegranate, citrus, spring onion € 9,50

Red Snapper
Crab bisque, beet root, fried cappers € 15,50

Lamb
Coffee, carrots € 13,00

Iberico Pork
White onion, bourbon € 11,50

Avocado Pork Belly
€ 9,50

DESSERTS
Banana Parfait
Hazelnut, cinnamon, Frangelico gel / € 8,50

Aleppo Chili Chocolate
Cocoa chili wafers / € 7,50

Creme Catalana
Citrus salad / € 6,50

Ayla's Cakes
See the vitrine

DRINKS
Best with lunch

Jerez
Xixarito Manzanilla / € 5,50

Vermouth
Cocchi Torino, Rosa, Americano, Amaro / € 6,50

Cava
Apriori / € 7,50

Bourgogne (white)
France, Bourgogne, chardonnay, pinot blanc / € 5,50 | 31,50

Pinot Noir (red)
France, Bourgogne, 100% Pinot Noir / € 8,- | 50,-

Mas de Longchamp (rose)
France, Bouches du Rhone / Grenache, Caladoc / € 5,50 | 31,50

Aperitif cocktail
El diablo blanco
Ayla's grapefruit gin, Italicus, Cocchi Americano / € 9,50

El Viejo Chili
Black Tea-infused bourbon, Italicus, Lime cordinal, Angostura bitter / € 8,50

Soft drinks
Thomas Henry
tonic, elderflower, ginger beer / € 3,50

Acqua Panna and Sanpellegrino
0.75L / € 5,-

Big Tom
spicy tomato juice / € 3,80

Coffee & tea
Arabian coffee / € 4,50
Spirit suggestion: Chateau Montifaud VSOP, Cognac

Espresso / € 2,00 / doppio € 3,00
Spirit suggestion: Vecchio Amaro de Cappo Reserva

Espresso macchiato / € 2,20
Spirit suggestion: Lepanto PX, Brandy

Americano / € 2,50
Spirit suggestion: Cocchi

AmaroFlat white / € 3,00
Spirit suggestion: Pedro Ximenez, Sherry

Cappuccino / € 2,75
Spirit suggestion: Crème de Noyaux, liqueur

Latte / € 3,00
Spirit suggestion: Cocchi Barolo, Vermouth

Shakerato / € 3,50
Spirit suggestion: Union 55, rum

Green tea / Black tea / Fresh mint / Fresh ginger / Fresh ginger & orange / Thyme, rosemary, cinnamon Chamomile & lavender / Rooibosall teas are € 3,90

REFRESHING ENERGY BOOSTERS
*freshly pressed in the morning

Lemonade / € 3,50 | fresh orange juice / € 3,50healty shot / € 3,50

HOLIDAY MENU*
Vegetarian menu available

APIRITIF


Ayla Oysters
Olives / Charcuterie
Cockles escabeche
Arabic bread / Baba ganoush

TAPAS

Black venus risotto / octopus arabic hollandaise
Priorat Red

Venison / citrus / amandel

Nebbiolo red

SWEET & SAVORY
La Tur Lollipop
Madeira Rainwater

Ayla Holiday Dessert
Sherry Moscatel

HOLIDAY FEAST €37.50
Drink pairing €34

TREAT YOURSELF + €10.50
Add to the festivities with a glass of cava and a Puglian burrata.

GO ALL OUT AND INDULGE +26.00
Start of your Holiday Feast with oysters and a glass of champagne and indulge with two more rounds of tapas. Salmon with pistachio crumble and the perfect roast beef with mushroom sauce will complete your meal.
+ Drink pairing 41.50

PANCAKES

Orange
Pomegranate, cream of yorgurt and barley € 8,00

Salted Caramel
Pistachio, dates, cream of yorgurt and barley € 8,00

BREAD DISHES

Pork Belly
Chorizo, pickled red cabbage and mango chilli chutney € 13,00

Burrata
Poached egg, humous, sweet and sour red onion and cauliflower / € 12,00

Steamed Mackerel
Pickled salmon with za'átar, babba ganoush and marinated carrots € 13,00

TAPAS

La Tur cheese
Beetroot and granola € 8,50

Tomato tartare
Poached egg, watercress € 9,-

Bulgur Salad
Nuts, tropical fruit, marinated vegetables and mango chilli chutney € 12,00

Patatas bravas
(frietboutique) € 5,-

Roastbeef
Mushrooms, zucchini, sauce cepes € 10,50

Mackrel
Smoked burrata, watermelon € 10,50

Pickled Salmon
Za'atar, caramelised chickenskin with pistache, atjar from red cabbage € 9,50

Sepia
Pea cream, aceto bianco, lemon zest € 14,00

Raw tuna
Pomegranate, citrus, spring onion € 9,50

Red Snapper
Crab bisque, beet root, fried cappers € 15,50

Lamb
Coffee, carrots € 13,00

Iberico Pork
White onion, bourbon € 11,50

Avocado Pork Belly
€ 9,50

DESSERTS
Banana Parfait
Hazelnut, cinnamon, Frangelico gel / € 8,50

Aleppo Chili Chocolate
Cocoa chili wafers / € 7,50

Creme Catalana
Citrus salad / € 6,50

Ayla's Cakes
See the vitrine

DRINKS
Best with lunch

Jerez
Xixarito Manzanilla / € 5,50

Vermouth
Cocchi Torino, Rosa, Americano, Amaro / € 6,50

Cava
Apriori / € 7,50

Bourgogne (white)
France, Bourgogne, chardonnay, pinot blanc / € 5,50 | 31,50

Pinot Noir (red)
France, Bourgogne, 100% Pinot Noir / € 8,- | 50,-

Mas de Longchamp (rose)
France, Bouches du Rhone / Grenache, Caladoc / € 5,50 | 31,50

Aperitif cocktail
El diablo blanco
Ayla's grapefruit gin, Italicus, Cocchi Americano / € 9,50

El Viejo Chili
Black Tea-infused bourbon, Italicus, Lime cordinal, Angostura bitter / € 8,50

Soft drinks
Thomas Henry
tonic, elderflower, ginger beer / € 3,50

Acqua Panna and Sanpellegrino
0.75L / € 5,-

Big Tom
spicy tomato juice / € 3,80

Coffee & tea
Arabian coffee / € 4,50
Spirit suggestion: Chateau Montifaud VSOP, Cognac

Espresso / € 2,00 / doppio € 3,00
Spirit suggestion: Vecchio Amaro de Cappo Reserva

Espresso macchiato / € 2,20
Spirit suggestion: Lepanto PX, Brandy

Americano / € 2,50
Spirit suggestion: Cocchi

AmaroFlat white / € 3,00
Spirit suggestion: Pedro Ximenez, Sherry

Cappuccino / € 2,75
Spirit suggestion: Crème de Noyaux, liqueur

Latte / € 3,00
Spirit suggestion: Cocchi Barolo, Vermouth

Shakerato / € 3,50
Spirit suggestion: Union 55, rum

Green tea / Black tea / Fresh mint / Fresh ginger / Fresh ginger & orange / Thyme, rosemary, cinnamon Chamomile & lavender / Rooibosall teas are € 3,90

REFRESHING ENERGY BOOSTERS
*freshly pressed in the morning

Lemonade / € 3,50 | fresh orange juice / € 3,50healty shot / € 3,50

APERITIF


Sardinas Eschabeche with arabic bread / € 8,50

Tentaculos Calamarspiced mango chutney / € 8,50

CharcuterieSalchichon, Chorizo, Lomo / € 9,-

Pata NegraCarrasco Guijuelo / € 13,50

Cecina de Leondried Spanish beef / € 8,50

Padron PeppersNorthwestern Spanish mild spiced peppers (v) / € 4,50

Gordal Olivesgreen Spanish olives with pits / € 5,-

Manchego18 months old / € 8,50

CauliflowerServed with a Turkish yoghurt Sumac dip (v) / € 7,50

Smoked AvocadoSeasonal vegatables spiced with dukkah (v) / € 8,50

Oysters

Ayla’s oysters with Mediterranean flavours – 3,50 (1 pcs)

Chili & passion fruit /
raspberry & shallot / chorizo chips / citrus & black pepper.

Classic grilled oysters - 4,- (1 pcs) Beurre noisette, lemon, shallot

TAPAS

VEGA

Burrata
tomato salad with basil oil € 9,50

Poached egg
mushrooms and babba ganoush € 10,50

Spiced Pumpkin
Cherry tomato , smoked almonds , versjus sauce € 12,50

Artichoke & Parsnip
parmesan, balsamico, celery foam € 9,50

Zucchini
Walnuts, chicory caramel € 9,-

Patatas bravas
aioli, tomato sauce € 5,– 

FISH
Pickled Salmon
za’atar, chicken skin, pistachios, red cabbage
€ 9,50

Codfish
Parmesan , Artichoke , black garlic € 14,-
Sepia
pea cream, aceto bianco, lemon zest € 14,-

Octopus
arabic hollandaise sauce € 16,50

Black Venus Risotto
pulpo, squid, citrus € 8,50

Ayla Shrimps
Gambon Argentina, laak 3.0 € 13,-

MEAT
Parsnip
Cecina de Leon, celery foam € 9,50

Roastbeef
mushrooms, zucchini, cepes sauce € 10,50

Picanhashitake, chives oil, bell pepper, chives € 16,-

Baked Liver
smoked eel, passionfruit and chili pepper € 14,50

Sweetbread
Poire glace , mashed patato , mizuna € 13,50

Spiced Chicken Thigh
spring onion lime dressing € 10,50

Iberico Pork
bourbon, onions € 12,50

Crispy Veal
Bbq parsnip , pistachio , star anise jus € 14,50

DESSERTS
Bloody Mary
basil, olive, tomato € 7,50

Creme Ayla
Lemon sumac curd tarttonka bean, almond praline, blueberry / € 5,50

Marsala Poached Pear
salted caramel chocolate ganache / € 7,50
 
Sticky Toffee Pudding srumbutterscoth, vanilla ice cream, dates / € 7,50

Lemon sumac curd tart
meringue, manderijn / € 7,50

Cheese platter
Four cheese selection (v) / € 12,50

La Tur lollipops
balsamic, spiced granola / € 7,50

SPECIALS

Escargots
Arabic butter, bread € 10,-

Lamb Rack
Potato dumplings, blood orange € 16,50

Frog Legs
Arabic spiced butter, bread € 19,50

1st January
Ayla’s New Years Brunch !!!


COCKTAILS

Rosee du Soir
Ayla's Rose gin, lemon juice, Apricot Liquor, Ginger syrup, rose water / 9,-

Noir 80
Chocolate Woodford Bourbon, Ancho Reyes, Cocchi Torino / € 9,50

El Diablo Blanco
Ayla's grapefruit Gin, Cocchi Americano, Italicus / € 9,50

El Viejo Chili
Black Tea Woodford Bourbon, Lime cordial, Italicus, Angostura bitters / € 9,50

Grape-me-up
Ayla's Concord Gin, Cynar, Licor Stregga, Lime Juice / € 8,-

Pedro Nero
Ayla's Prune Genever, Pedro Ximenez Sherry, Balsamico / € 8,-

Violetto
Ayla's Spicy gin, Violet liquor, lemon juice, lavander syrup, egg white, red wine / € 8,50

Fennel Mess-cal
Ayla's fennel gin, Mezcal, grapefruit juice, sugar, pepper / € 9,-

Americano Autumn
campri, cynar, soda / € 7,50

Daiquiri
Diplomatico Planas, lime, luxardo maraschino, simple syrup / € 8,50Ayla Sangria
white / € 18,50

Negroni Sbagliato
Cocchi Torino, Campari, Prosecco / € 8,50

Pink Lady
Ayla's lavender genever, Bergamot juice, Pierre Ferrand, raspberry Syrup / € 8.50

DRAUGHT BEERS

Pilsner / € 2,90
Korenwolf / wit beer, sweet, fruity / € 4,50
Oerknal IPA / € 4,90

BOTTLED BEERS

Malt beer / € 4,50
Er Boqueron sea water beer / 4,8% / € 7,50

AMARO

Chocci Amaro / € 6,50

Vecchio Amaro del Capo / € 9,50

Fernet Branca / € 5,50

Fernet Angelico / € 9,50

Campari / € 4,50

Gran Classico / € 6,50

PORT

Ruby port / € 4,50

Tawny port / € 4,50

Madeira rainwater / medium dry / € 6,50

Madeira special / 10 years / € 9,50

Kopke / Colheita 1984 / € 9,50

Kopke / LBV 2012 / € 6,50

Seguro Vintage 2003 / € 8,50

VERMOUTH

Montanaro / € 5,50

Cocchi Torino, Rosa, Americano, Amaro / € 6,50

Cocchi Barolo Chinato / € 7,50

SHERRY

Gonzalez Byass / Pedro Ximenez / € 5,-

Micaela Fino / € 4,50

Micaela Amontillado / € 4,50

Xixarito Oloroso / € 5,50

Xixarito Manzanilla / € 5,50

LIQUEURS

Luxardo Maraschino / € 5,-

Suze / € 5,-

Noyeaux / € 5,-

Liquore Strega / € 5,-

St Germain Elderflower / € 5,-

Italicus / € 5,-

Cynar / € 5,-

BEERS

Gulpener Drafts
Pilsner / € 2,90

Korenwolf / wit beer, sweet, fruity / € 4,50

Oerknal IPA / € 4,50

Bottled Beers
Malt beer / € 4,50

Er Boqueron sea water beer / 4,8% / € 7,50

El Toro spanish premium craft beer / 5,2%/ € 7,50

La Socarrada Spanish premium beer / 6% / € 7,50

Broken dream, Rum coffee stout van siren / 6,5% / € 7,50 - limited edition

Cuve Delphine, Imperial stout (12 months on Four Roses bourbon barrels) 13% / € 7,50 - limited edition

WINE
Brut

Cava aPriori
Spain, blend of Macabeo, Chardoonnay, Rieling, Gewurtz-traminer and Muscat / € 7,- | 45,-

Ruinard Brut
France, Champagne, blend of Pinot noir, Pinot meunier and Chardonnay / € - | 65,-

Ruinard Blanc de blanc
France, Champagne, 100% Chardonnay / € - | 85,-

White

Verdil, Casa Lluch
Spain, 100% white verdil / € 4,- | 22,50

Bourgogne white
France, Bourgogne, chardonnay, pinot blanc / € 5,50 | 31,50

Garena Txacolina
Spain, Rias Bajas/Hondarrabi, Zerratia, Zuri / € 6,50 | 34,50

Lugana
Italy, Lago di Garda / 100% Trebbiano / € 7,- | 40,-

Domaine Saint Hilaire Viognier
France, Pays D' Oc / 100% Viognier / € 7,50 | 42,50

Etna Bianco
Italia, Sicilia / 70% Carricante, 28% Cataratto / € 8,50 | 47,50

Chassagne Montrachet
France, Bourgogne, 100% Chardonnay / € - | 75,-

Red

El Viñedo de la Vida
Spain, Castilla Leon, tempranillo, cabernet sauvignon / € 4,50 | 25,50

Chateau Couronneau
France, Bordeaux, Merlot 100% / € 6,50 | 35,00

Priorat
Spain, Catalunia, Garnacha, Carignan / € 7 | 40,-

Pinot Noir
France, Bourgogne, 100% PinotNoir / € 8 | 50,-

Ripasso Valpolicella
Italy, Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara / € 9,- | 52,-

Langhe Nebbiolo
Italy, Piemonte, Nebbiolo 100% / € 9,50 | 52,-

Numanthia
Spain, Madrid, Tempranillo 100% / € - | 75,-

Rose

Mas de Longchamp ROSE
France, Bouches du Rhone / Grenache, Caladoc / € 5,50 | 31,50

Dessert

Coteaux du Layon
France, Saint Aubin de Luigne, Chenin blanc / € 4,50 | 35,-

Equinox
Spain, Catalunia, Garnatxa negra / € 6,- | 45,- non vintage



MEET THE CHEF

Ayla’s menu is an eclectic mix of the treasures of the Mediterranean. Created by our talented head chef Hette Hettema and his team. Believing that food shared with others makes for the best moments. Serving addictive tapas to fill up your table and enjoy together.

KRUISPLEIN 153
3014DD ROTTERDAM
HELLO@AYLA.NL
OPEN 365 DAYS A YEAR
11.00 - 24.00
+31 (0)10 254 0005