BRUNCH

10am-3pm Saturday and Sunday
117 SE Taylor

SALATIM & MEZZE

Champagne Mango with House Yogurt 9
cocoa nibs. coconut. rhubarb compote
Warm Castelvetrano Olives
6
olive oil. bay leaf
MEC Fennel Salad     
11
   candied pecans. tarragon. grilled lemon vinaigrette
Sababa Salad     9     
   mixed greens. kohlrabi. radish. red onion. fresh herbs
Cracked Freekeh, Snap Pea & Pickled Rhubarb     12     
   cucumber. pepitas. fresh sheep’s cheese.
dill. mustard seed vinaigrette
Grilled Little Gem Lettuce     10     
   burnt onion & herbed labneh. fried halloumi
Rye Bread Tartine    11
   soft egg. caramelized onion yogurt. arugula.
shaved cucumber. radish. caper & oregano vinaigrette
Egyptian Doughnuts    8
   local strawberries. asthma. orange blossom

MEZZA & HUMMUS

served with pita
Roasted Eggplant     11
   mint. sea salt
Labneh     13
   house made yogurt cheese. fried artichokes
Roasted Beet Tahina 11
dill. black sesame. olive oil
Whipped Feta 12
spring peas. beet chips. tarragon. lemon
Hummus & Pine Nuts     13
   parsley. aleppo pepper
Hummus “Pitriyot”     14
   maitake mushrooms. dill. paprika
Hummus Sephardic Lamb     16
   braised lamb. carrots. green chickpeas. parsley

sANDWICHES

Falafel Pita     13
    feta. smoked eggplant. parsley. walnuts
Chicken Shawarma Pita     14
   cabbage. anaheim pepper. red onion. tahina
“Minute Steak” Pita     14
   shaved hanger steak. kale slaw. red s’hug. tahina

Shakshukas & eggs**


Grilled Asparagus with Aleppo Butter   
11
   cured lemon. dill. 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     13
   fire roasted tomatoes & peppers. baked eggs*
   add lamb merguez sausage     4
   add feta     2
”Menemen” Turkish Scrambled Eggs
     14
   spiced tomatoes. peppers. onion.
grilled bread
Hanger Steak with Oregano Chimichurri     22
   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     
Roasted Chicken Salad     15
   israeli couscous. cucumber. almonds. green apple.
chickpeas. fresh herbs. tahini. green s’hug vinaigrette
MEC Lamb Chops     20/40
   oregano. garlic. lemon*
Shalom Y’all Plate     15
   falafel. hummus. labneh. tahina.
tabbouleh. pita                                                
Shawarma Spiced Fried Cauliflower 12
   hummus. chickpeas. arugula. cured lemon.
shawarma spice  
add soft egg 2 

Tosafot

Challah Toast 5     
   date syrup. butter or tahini
Beef Bacon    4
Crispy Potatoes & Garlic     6
Olive Oil Fried Eggs & Za'atar*     6
Israeli Pita & S’hug     6
Falafel     6
   tahina. s’hug
Lemon Zest Fries     8
   beet ketchup. horseradish yogurt
Mejadara 11
rice. lentils. fried onions

 
 

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