Generally speaking, such functionality of the menu is not supported out of the box. In order to customize the presentation of any particular widget, you could use a CSS selector with the widget’s specific CSS class - this action will override the default styling. You could get the right selector as inspect the HTML output with Firebug. For example the following code snippet can be used for positioning the image above the text in the Kendo UI Menu:
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