Cocktail Kitchen to be replaced with brand-new bar British-themed craft hops bar Axe House coming to JLT's Armada BlueBay Hotel By Amy Mathieson 06 September 2017 There’s good news for JLT residents, as a brand-new bar will be opening up next month.Axe House, which will serve up craft hops in a British-themed space, will replace Cocktail Kitchen in Armada BlueBay Hotel. The new venue will serve up “simple wholesome dishes, experimental mixed drinks and a friendly neighbourhood atmosphere”, say the team behind the brand. SIMILAR ARTICLES Global superstar DJ Wankelmut in Dubai FLO RIDA and Café Mambo Ibiza DJ Kaz James to perform at Dubai World Cup after-party Huge new nightclub Gotha is opening in Dubai EXO coming to Dubai for K-Pop festival SMTOWN LIVE Cocktail Kitchen, which only opened last year, will be moving to a new location in Downtown Dubai next year, but it has not yet been confirmed where. Axe House is due to open in early October in Cluster P and aims to “provide the cool London spirit that Dubai has been missing”. It promises “the hip eclectic vibes of places like Shoreditch, and all the excitement of the East End London eating revolution”, too. The menu will also have a focus on market kitchens akin to Borough Market, and we can’t wait to try it.However, to celebrate Cocktail Kitchen’s tenure in JLT, the venue is offering up a free drink to the first 150 dinner bookings between now and the restaurant’s closing. To take advantage of the deal, quote “Arrivederci CKDXB” on booking and you’ll get a free signature mixed drink. Hurry down there before it’s too late. Cocktail Kitchen is open Sun-Wed 5pm-1am; Thu 5pm-2am; Fri 1pm-1am; Sat 1pm-1am. Armada BlueBay Hotel, Cluster P, JLT (056 828 0727).