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Contemporary Japanese Cuisine
Embark on a culinary journey of opulence at Kensei, a contemporary Japanese restaurant part of the renowned Venture Group. This extraordinary culinary oasis is nestled in the heart of the prestigious Bahia del Duque Hotel in Costa Adeje.
The chef's tasting menu is a must!
Exquisite sushi and creative Japanese delicacies promise to tantalize your tastebuds as you experience the highest level of gastronomic excellence.
At the helm of Kensei's culinary masterpiece is partner and head chef Victor Planas, a true master in the art of Japanese cuisine. With over 22 years of experience, Chef Planas has meticulously crafted a spectacular menu that is exclusive to Kensei. Each dish is a celebration of Japanese flavours, colours, and aromas, meticulously prepared using only the finest quality ingredients.
Step into a world of intimacy and exclusivity with Kensei's exclusive sushi experience. Take a front-row seat and witness the mesmerizing 'dance of the kitchen' as your personal sushi chef crafts fresh, unique, and creative sushi right before your eyes. With only six exclusive seats available, this extraordinary dining experience is reserved for those who seek the exceptional.
For those wanting a more intimate ambiance, the Secret Garden offers a serene setting overlooking lush gardens, including a tranquil lagoon with ducks and geese. Feel at peace as you savour the delectable offerings in this unique space, perfect for special occasions.
For a romantic al fresco experience, the Terrace offers breathtaking views of the majestic Atlantic Ocean and the Bahia del Duque Plaza.
The Main Event unfolds in the main dining area, where gastronomic excellence takes centre stage. Behold the theatre of the open-plan kitchen, exclusive cocktail bar, and fresh sushi bar, immersing yourself in the authentic essence of Japanese cuisine.
For larger groups or romantic tête-à-têtes, The Kensei Gallery is the epitome of opulence and avant-garde design. Slide the Japanese blinds to create a private and intimate atmosphere as you savour the finest culinary offerings.
Attended a private tasting! Totally exquisite food and ambiance. Outstanding service. Definitely, a must-go for any special occasion!
Absolutely amazing! It’s an experience! The staff are gorgeous and so attentive. We’ll be back next year.
The high-end tasting menus are designed to take you on a culinary adventure, offering an array of delightful dishes that showcase the best of Chef Planas's creations. From the Tasting MenuKensei, featuring organic vegetable tsukemono and low-temperature wagyu with teriyaki sauce, to the exclusive Chef Tasting Menu, offering a tour of Chef Planas's finest creations—every bite is a journey to remember.
The main menu offers a symphony of flavours. Prepare to be mesmerized by a hand-picked selection of meticulously crafted dishes that celebrate the essence of Japanese cuisine. Experience the pinnacle of luxury with the authentic sliced Japanese Wagyu, a tender and succulent delight that melts in your mouth. Or why not treat yourself to the unparalleled taste of the low-temperature Wagyu, elegantly presented with teriyaki sauce, celeriac purée, and lotus chips? For those seeking a captivating blend of tradition and innovation, the salmon marinated in miso, cooked hoba yaki style in a magnolia leaf, is a must-try.
Pair your dining experience with carefully curated cocktails, like the refreshing Kumo with Japanese gin and matcha tea, or the elegant Hanami with Japanese gin and umeshu. And no Japanese culinary experience is complete without exploring the premium whiskey selection.
Indulge in the most extraordinary Japanese culinary adventure at Kensei. There's limited availability for the Chef Tasting Menu, so book your journey now to secure your place by clicking Make Enquiry
Kensei is open:
Wednesday to Saturday 18.30 – 22.30
Sunday 13.30 – 15.00 & 18.30 – 22:30
Closed Monday & Tuesday.
Kensei is part of the highly successful Venture Group Tenerife. Make picking out a choice restaurant easier on yourself by working your way through their fabulous collection.
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