DINNER

5pm-10pm
117 SE Taylor

SALATIM

Warm Castelvetrano Olives     5
   olive oil. bay leaf
Fried Almonds & Za’atar     5  
Sababa Salad     9     
   mixed greens. kohlrabi. radish. red onion. fresh herbs
Cauliflower & Spiced Chickpea Salad 10
sumac onion. mint. cilantro. arugula. tahina
Winter Citrus & Pistachio Salad 10
shaved fennel. pickled red jalapeño. greens. sumac
MEC Fennel Salad     9
   candied pecans. tarragon. grilled lemon vinaigrette 

MEZZE & HUMMUS

   served with pita
Roasted Beet Tahina 10
dill. black sesame. olive oil
Roasted Eggplant     10
   mint. sea salt
Labneh     12 
   house made yogurt cheese. fried artichokes
Hummus & Pine Nuts     12 
   parsley. aleppo pepper
Hummus Abu Hassan    11 
   tahina. chickpeas. parsley. lemon
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
 

shakshukas**

served with house made rye
Yeruka    
14
   braised greens. turmeric. radish & herb salad. baked eggs*
Royale     12     
   fire roasted tomatoes & peppers. baked eggs*
   add lamb merguez sausage     4
   add feta     2

Plates

Albacore Tuna Skewer     17   
   grapefruit. fingerling. crispy shallot. smoked olive oil.
green chili yogurt. cured lemon
Chard & Feta Safayech     11   
   grilled pita. tzatziki. lemon. fresh herbs
Shalom Y’all Plate     15    
   falafel. hummus. labneh. tahina.
tabbouleh. pita
Crispy Trout     19   
   maitake mushrooms. black kale. preserved lemon.
green tahini. dill 
Za’atar Fried Chicken Wings     10   
   sesame. paprika lemon
Israeli Lamb Carnitas     16   
   cucumber salad. tahina. cured lemon. aleppo pepper
Aleppo Fried Chicken     17   
   honey. pickled beets   
North African Meatballs     15   
   aleppo tomato sauce. potato. tahina 
Baharat Chicken Kebab     16   
   rice. lentils. fried onions. paprika. lemon
Nazareth Kebab     16   
   beef. lamb. freekeh salad. tahina. sumac onions*
Hanger Steak with Oregano Chimichurri     22  
meyer lemon. grilled onion. potatoes. tahina*
MEC Lamb Chops     20/40    
   oregano. garlic. lemon*

TOSAFOT

Grilled Rapini with Rye Crumbs 9
blood orange & calabrian chili vinaigrette. roasted garlic
Roasted Baby Romanesco 10
caramelized onion yogurt. mint. crispy shallot
Grilled Radicchio with Saffron Tahina 8
pine nuts. golden raisin. urfa biber
Roasted Fingerling Potatoes & Celery Root 9
sheep’s cheese. sumac salsa verde. sesame
Roasted Beets & Whipped Feta 10
sumo tangerine. red onion. poppy seed
Israeli Pita & S’hug     5                                                        
Falafel    
5    
   tahina. s'hug     
Mejadara     10    
   rice. lentils. fried onions
Lemon Zest Fries     7     
   beet ketchup. horseradish yogurt

**to be enjoyed dine in only

 

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