BRUNCH

10am-3pm Saturday and Sunday
117 SE Taylor

SALATIM & MEZZE

Winter Citrus with House Yogurt 8
cocoa nibs. mint. pomegranate molasses
Warm Castelvetrano Olives
5
olive oil. bay leaf
MEC Fennel Salad     
9
   candied pecans. tarragon. grilled lemon vinaigrette
Sababa Salad     9     
   mixed greens. kohlrabi. radish. red onion. fresh herbs
Cauliflower & Spiced Chickpea Salad     10     
   sumac onion. mint. cilantro. arugula. tahina
Rye Bread Tartine    10     
   soft egg. caramelized onion yogurt. mizuna.
shaved cucumber. radish. caper & oregano vinaigrette

MEZZA & HUMMUS

served with pita
Roasted Eggplant     10
   mint. sea salt
Labneh     12
   house made yogurt cheese. fried artichokes
Roasted Beet Tahina 10
dill. black sesame. olive oil
Hummus & Pine Nuts     12
   parsley. aleppo pepper
Hummus “Pitriyot”     13
   maitake mushrooms. dill. paprika
Hummus Sephardic Lamb     14
   braised lamb. carrots. green chickpeas. parsley

sANDWICHES

Falafel Pita     12
    feta. smoked eggplant. parsley. walnuts
Chicken Shawarma Pita     13
   cabbage. anaheim pepper. red onion. tahina
“Minute Steak” Pita     13
   shaved hanger steak. kale slaw. red s’hug. tahina

Shakshukas & eggs**

Braised Leeks & Spinach    10
   feta. aleppo pepper. grilled bread. sunny egg*
Khachapuri “Georgian Cheese-Filled Bread”
   13
   baked egg*. mozzarella. feta. dill
Shakshuka Yeruka
   14
   braised greens. turmeric.
   radish & herb salad. baked eggs*
Shakshuka Royale     12
   fire roasted tomatoes & peppers. baked eggs*
   add lamb merguez sausage     4
   add feta     2
Braised Brisket Hash     16
   apple. red onion. potato. pastrami spice.
horseradish crema. sunny egg*
Menemen” Turkish Scrambled Eggs     14
   spiced tomatoes. peppers. onion.
grilled bread
Hanger Steak with Oregano Chimichurri     20
   crispy potatoes. tahina. sunny egg*

Plates

Breakfast Y'all Plate     14
   za'atar eggs. beef bacon. crispy potatoes. challah toast  
Baharat Chicken Kebab     16
   rice. lentils. fried onions. paprika. lemon     
MEC Lamb Chops     20/40
   oregano. garlic. lemon*
Shalom Y’all Plate     15
   falafel. hummus. labneh. tahina.
tabbouleh. pita                                                
Cauliflower Bowl     12
   hummus. chickpeas. arugula. cured lemon.
shawarma spice  
add soft egg 2 

Tosafot

Challah Toast     4
   date syrup. butter or tahini
Beef Bacon    4
Crispy Potatoes & Garlic     5
Olive Oil Fried Eggs & Za'atar*     5
Israeli Pita & S’hug     5
Falafel     5
   tahina. s’hug
Lemon Zest Fries     7
   beet ketchup. horseradish yogurt
Mejadara 10
rice. lentils. fried onions

 

BEVERAGES

Bubbles

Rose of Galilee     10
   tanqueray sterling vodka. lemon. bubbles. rosewater.
   moroccan citrus honey. scrappy's black lemon bitters
Trading Places 10
casa magdalena rum. el dorado rum.
m.e.c. oregon arak. bubbles. lime. honey

Cocktails

Shalom Mary     10
   tanqueray sterling vodka or m.e.c. oregon arak.
   tomato. preserved lemon. rose petal harissa.
   calabrian chili. pickles. za’atar salt
Eastbank Swizzle     
13
   plymouth navy strength gin. novo fogo silver cachaça.
cucumber. lime. mint. shalom bitters blend. crushed ice
Ayran Gin Fizz     10
   beefeater gin. lemon.
   m.e.c. yogurt. soda. orange oil
Sumac Collins     10
   aria gin. shalom sumac soda. lemon
Manischewitz Daiquiri     10
   casa magdalena rum. lime.
   blackberry manischewitz. demerara
Ferdinand     15
   four roses ‘tasty selection’ single barrel.
clear creek apple brandy. averna.
m.e.c. vermouth blend. angostura bitters
Orange Is The New Blue     11
   pueblo viejo silver. aperol. pierre ferrand dry curaçao.
agave. angostura bitters. orange peel

Slushies

Turkish Delight Slushy     10
   shalom limoncello. ceylon tea. lemon.
    reagan's orange bitters. orange blossom water
Limonana Slushy     6
   lemon. mint
   add booze: vodka, mezcal, or arak     +6

Hot

Turkish Coffee     6
add arak coretto sidecar +6
Smith Tea. Kandy. Mao Feng Shui. Meadow     4
Moroccan Mint Tea hot or iced     4
Water Avenue Coffee     4

No Proof

Seasonal Agua Fresca     5
Shalom Sodas sumac, ginger or vanilla-lime     5
Tangerine or Grapefruit Juice 6oz 5
Bottled Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, or Sprite 8oz     3
Vichy Catalan Sparkling Mineral Water, ES 1 liter     6

Draft

Carlsberg. Pilsner. DK     6
Gilgamesh Brewing. Turkish Coffee Stout. OR     6
Wayfinder Brewing. Flower in the Kettle IPA. OR     6

Canned Beers 12oz

Leikam Brewing. Solid Gold. OR 6
Ft. George. Optimist IPA. OR 7
Reverand Nat's. Revival Apple Cider. OR     6
2 Towns Ciderhouse. Ginja Ninja Cider. OR     6
Reuben’s Brews. Holliday Gose. WA 8
Crooked Stave. Sour Rosé. CO    8
Spoetzl. Shiner Bock. TX 5
Stillwater Artisanal. On Fleek Imperial Stout. MD     8

 
 

WHAT?

Shalom~ A salutation meaning hello, goodbye and peace
Y’all~ Everyone
MEC~ Mediterranean Exploration Company is our sister restaurant operated by Chef Kasey Mills and John Gorham. MEC is on Team Ron
Shalom Y’all~ Welcome and peace to you all, and it's also the logo from Ron’s family horse ranch in Israel, Vered Hagalil               
Salatim~ Israeli salads and appetizers
Za'atar~ Syrian oregano and sesame seed spice mix
Sababa~ Cool
Mezze~ A appetizer
Muhammara~ A traditional hot pepper dip orginating from Aleppo, Syria
Labneh~ House made yogurt cheese
Masabaha~ Arabic for swimming. A popular variation on hummus.
Pitriyot~ Mushroom or cap
Sephardic~ Of the subculture that originates from  Spain
S'hug~ Middle Eastern hot sauce
Falafel~ A deep-fried ball made of ground chickpeas
Shawarma~ A Levantine meat preparation, slowly grilled with garlic
Harissa~ North African chili paste
Ya'rok~ Green
Shakshuka~ An arabic dish of eggs poached in a sauce of tomatoes, peppers, onions & spices
Safayech~ Grilled stuffed pita bread