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  • Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Small Plates/Tapas
  • 236 5th Ave, New York NY10001 40.744407 -73.987929
  • (Btwn 27th & 28th St)
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  • (212) 683-2929
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Lunch - Mezza

Dips

Hommus chickpea purée / tahini / lemon / olive oil   8.00
pine nuts   2.00
jalapeno   1.00
lamb   3.00
shrimp   6.00
basterma   3.00
Baba Ghannouj eggplant / tahini / olive oil   9.00
Mouhamara walnuts / sundried peppers / pomegranate molasses   10.00
Moujadara green lentil purée / crispy red onion   8.00
Labne strained yogurt / olive oil / fresh mint / zaatar   9.00

Nayeh

Tartar

Kibbeh Nayeh Beirutieh steak tartar / burghul / onion / mint   14.00
crudités of onions / jalapeno / mint   1.00

Khodra

Vegetables

Falafel fried chickpea & fava bean dumplings   8.00
Warm Eggplant tomato / scallions / tamarind molasses   10.00
Brussels Sprouts grapes / fig jam / walnuts / mint yogurt   14.00
Batata Harra cubed potatoes / kouzbara / aleppo pepper   9.00
Lentil Soup green lentils / kouzbara croutons potato / lemon   9.00
Arnabeet Mekle cauliflower / tahini labne / chili / mint   14.00
Phoenician Fries sumac / parsley / garlic whip   9.00
Hindbeh dandelion greens / pine nuts caramelized onions   9.00
Riz lebanese rice / toasted vermicelli / mixed nuts   8.00

Salata $12

Salad

Tabbouleh parsley / fresh mint / tomato / burghul   
Fattoush lebanese garden salad toasted pita / sumac lemon vinaigrette   

Jibneh

Cheese

Chankleesh feta cheese / onions / tomato / zaatar   10.00

Bil Zeit

Warak Enab Bil Zeit grape leaves / rice / tomato / tomato oil / parsley oil   10.00
Moussaka eggplant / tomato / garlic / onion / olive oil   9.00

Jibneh

Cheese

Rkaykat Bil Jibneh cheese rolls with kashkaval / feta / fresh mint   9.00
Sweet Corn & Cheese charred corn / cilantro / sweet cheese / haloumi   14.00

Samak $15

Fish

Black Iron Shrimp jalapeno / garlic / cilantro   
Grilled Tuna Belly preserved lemon / sea bean / cucumber chutney   
Calamari A La Plancha blistered corn / ramps / sea bean salsa verde   

Lahmeh

Meat

Beef Fried Kibbeh spiced beef / pine nuts   11.00
Mekanek lemon / pine nuts   12.00
Lahmajeen pita topped with lamb / aleppo pepper / lemon   11.00
Bone Marrow sour cherry tabbouleh / pita pillows   19.00
Kebab Kerez lamb & beef meatballs / cherry sauce / kataifi / scallions   15.00
Chicken Livers pomegranate molasses / lemon / sumac   13.00
Kibbeh Bi Laban beef dumplings / yogurt / kouzabara / aleppo pepper / mint   13.00

 

Lunch - Main Plates

Lahmeh

Meat

48 Day Dry Aged Cote De Boeuf thyme butter / cippolini confit & roasted garlic  (serves 2) 95.00
Mixed Grill chicken shish taouk / lamb kebab / kafta lamb chops / garlic whip trio / ratatouille  (serves 2) 64.00
Lamb Chops seared w/ zaatar salsa verde herb roasted tomatoes   38.00
Lamb Shoulder lettuce cups / citrus / minted garlic whip   28.00
Boneless Ribeye semolina dumplings / kouzbara butter scallion / cherry tomatoes  (12oz) 38.00
Lamb Burger basterma / kashkaval / arugula   18.00
Chicken Taouk Duo skewered breast / confit leg & thigh sumac garlic whip / fines herbs salad   23.00
Lamb Tenderloin Kebab roasted fennel / makdous / herbs de provence   34.00
Kafta spiced ground beef & lamb / ratatouille sumac garlic whip / sumac onions   21.00

Salata

Salad

Grilled Chicken Salad romaine salad / lemon / garlic pistachio / toasted pita   15.00
Grilled Shrimp Salad romaine salad / lemon vinaigrette dates / avocado / citrus / dried cherries   16.00

Khodra

Vegetables

Acquarello Risotto butternut squash / caraway / trumpet mushroom / parmesan   26.00

Samak

Fish

Loup De Mer orange / fennel / toasted almonds baby arugula  (serves 2) 80.00
Lobster Hommus lobster / beurre monté honshimeji & oyster mushrooms   28.00
Citrus Trout citrus cells / orange tahini / arugula smoked almonds   32.00
Stripped Bass aleppo / pumpkin chutney smoked almond braisage   26.00
Diver Scallops basterma chutney / olives almond mouhamara mousse   30.00
Golden Tile Fish baby spinach / lamb bacon nicoise olive consomee   25.00

Klina Sawa $139

Sharing. Hommus / Baba Ghannouj / Chankleesh / Grape Leaves / Tabbouleh / Fattoush / Falafel / Moujadara / Kibbeh Nayeh / Lahmajeen / Mekanek / Beef Fried Kibbeh / Phoenician Fries

Mezza Kbire    
Mezza Royale    

 

Lunch Prix Fixe $25

Select One Side And One Main

Select One

Hommus chickpea puree / lebanese tahini / lemon / olive oil   
add pine nuts   2.00
add jalapeno   1.00
add lamb   3.00
add shrimp   6.00
add basterma   3.00
Mouhamara walnuts / sundried peppers / pomegranate molasses   
Whipped Chankleesh cream / spiced feta / olive oil / vincotto   
Moujadara green lentil / crispy red onion   
Labne olive oil / fresh mint / zaatar   
Warak Enab Bil Zeit grape leaves / rice / tomato / tomato oil / parsley oil   
Hindbeh pine nuts / caramelized onions   
Riz lebanese rice / toasted vermicelli / mixed nuts   
Phoenician Fries sumac / parsley / garlic whip   
Lentil Soup green lentil / kouzbara crutons potato / lemon / croutons   
Calamari A La Plancha blistered corn / ramps / sea bean salsa verde   

Select One

Falafel Wrap parsley / tomato / mint / tahini / lebanese pickles   
Grilled Chicken Wrap garlic whip / lettuce / kabis   
Braised Lamb Shank Sandwich fried eggplant / piquillo peppers / labne / mint   
Lamb Dip Sandwich slow roasted leg of lamb / house made bun / au jus / horseradish   
Lamb Burger basterma / kashkaval / arugula   
Stripped Bass aleppo / pumpkin chutney / smoked almond braisage  supp 4.00
Boneless Ribeye12oz semolina dumplings / kouzbara butter scallion / cherry tomato  supp 13.00

 

Dinner - Mezza

Dips

Hommus chickpea purée / tahini / lemon / olive oil   8.00
pine nuts   2.00
jalapeno   1.00
lamb   3.00
shrimp   6.00
basterma   3.00
Baba Ghannouj eggplant / tahini / olive oil   9.00
Mouhamara walnuts / sundried peppers / pomegranate molasses   10.00
Moujadara green lentil purée / crispy red onion   8.00
Labne strained yogurt / olive oil / fresh mint / zaatar   9.00
salmon roe   10.00

Jibneh

Cheese

Chankleesh feta cheese / onions / tomato / zaatar   10.00

Bil Zeit

Warak Enab Bil Zeit

Warak Enab Bil Zeit grape leaves / rice / tomato / tomato oil / parsley oil   10.00
Moussaka eggplant / tomato / garlic / onion / olive oil   9.00

Khodra

Vegetables

Falafel fried chickpea & fava bean dumplings   8.00
Warm Eggplant tomato / scallions / tamarind molasses   10.00
Brussels Sprouts grapes / fig jam / walnuts / mint yogurt   14.00
Batata Harra cubed potatoes / kouzbara / aleppo pepper   9.00
Phoenician Fries sumac / parsley / garlic whip   9.00
Hindbeh dandelion greens / pine nuts caramelized onions   9.00
Riz lebanese rice / toasted vermicelli / mixed nuts   8.00
Arnabeet Mekle cauliflower / tahini labne / chili / mint   14.00

Samak

Fish

Black Iron Shrimp jalapeno / garlic / cilantro   15.00
Grilled Tuna Belly preserved lemon / sea beans / cucumber chutney   15.00
Grilled Spanish Coast Octopus lamb belly / fennel / grapefruit ramp vinaigrette   19.00
Calamari A La Plancha blistered corn / ramps / sea bean salsa verde   15.00

Salata

Salad

Tabbouleh parsley / mint / tomato / burghul   12.00
Fattoush lebanese garden salad toasted pita / sumac lemon vinaigrette   12.00
Lebanese Thyme Salad herbs / lebanese arugula parsley / lemon / green olive / onion   14.00

Nayeh

Crudo

Kibbe Naye Beirutieh steak tartar / burghul / onion / mint   14.00
crudités of onions / jalapeno / mint   1.00
Fluke Carpaccio citrus vinaigrette / crispy basterma chilies / grapes   18.00

Lahmeh

Meat

Beef Fried Kibbeh spiced beef dumplings / pine nuts   11.00
Mekanek sautéed lamb sausage / lemon / pine nuts   12.00
Lahmajeen pita topped w/ lamb / aleppo pepper / lemon   11.00
Chicken Livers pomegranate molasses / lemon / sumac   13.00
Kebab Kerez lamb & beef meatballs / cherry sauce / kataifi / scallions   15.00
Atayef & Veal Bacon fig jam/ pickles / hot peppers   13.00
Duck Shawarma duck magret & chicken fig jam / green onion / garlic whip   17.00
Beef Shawarma beef & lamb / tomato / sumac onion / tahini   15.00
Bone Marrow sour cherry tabbouleh / pita pillows   19.00
Kibbeh Bi Laben beef dumplings / yogurt / kouzbara / aleppo pepper / mint   13.00

Jibneh

Cheese

Rkaykat Bil Jibneh cheese rolls / kashkaval / feta / fresh mint   9.00
Duck Egg melted kashkaval / truffle / sumac   18.00

 

Dinner - Main Plates

Lahmeh

Meat

48 Day Dry Aged Cote De Boeuf thyme butter / cippolini confit & roasted garlic  (serves 2) 95.00
Mixed Grill chicken shish taouk / lamb kebab / kafta lamb chops / garlic whip trio / ratatouille  (serves 2) 64.00
Lamb Tenderloin Kebab roasted fennel / makdous / herbs de provence   34.00
Lamb Shoulder lettuce cups / citrus / minted garlic whip   28.00
Lamb Chops seared with zaatar salsa verde herb roasted tomatoes   38.00
Boneless Ribeye semolina dumplings / kouzbara butter scallion / cherry tomatoes  (12oz) 38.00
Chicken Taouk Duo skewered breast / confit leg & thigh sumac garlic whip / fines herbs salad   23.00
Kafta spiced ground beef & lamb / ratatouille sumac garlic whip / sumac onions   21.00
Pheasant Warak Enab roasted tomato / fennel / tapenade. shot my be present   32.00

Samak

Samak

Loup De Mer orange / fennel / toasted almonds baby arugula  (serves 2) 80.00
Lobster Hommus lobster / beurre monté honshimeji & oyster mushrooms   28.00
Citrus Trout citrus cells / orange tahini / arugula smoked almonds   32.00
Golden Tile Fish baby spinach / lamb bacon / nicoise olive consomee   25.00
Striped Bass aleppo / pimpkin chutney / smoked almond braisage   26.00
Diver Scallops basterma chutney / olives almond mouhamara mousse   30.00

Khodra

Vegetables

Semolina Gnocchi yogurt / pine nut / orange zest   21.00
Acquarello Risotto buttermilk squash / caraway / trumpet mushroom / parmesan   26.00

Kilna Sawa $139

Sharing. Hommus / Baba Ghannouj / Chankleesh / Grape Leaves / Tabbouleh / Fattoush / Falafel / Moujadara / Kibbeh Nayeh / Lahmajeen Mekanek / Beef Fried Kibbeh / Phoenician Fries

Mezza Kbire    
Mezza Royale    

 

Brunch

Brunch Safar

Awarma Eggs In Cocotte lamb confit / three poached eggs / arugula salad   19.00
Chakchouka Eggs In Cocotte spicy tomato sauce / three poached eggs / arugula salad   18.00
Kashkaval Eggs In Cocotte sheeps milk cheese / truffle / three poached eggs / arugula salad   18.00
Mekanek Egg Manouche three baked eggs / whole wheat pita / lamb sausage / lemon   18.00
Zaatar Eggs Benedict two poached eggs / house made bun / basterma / truffle hollandaise / arugula salad   18.00
Truffle Eggs Benedict two poached eggs / house made bun / basterma / truffle hollandaise / arugula salad   18.00

Main Plates

Fresh Fruit Atayef lebanese pancake / fresh fruit / ashta / toasted almond / orange blossom simple syrup   15.00
Lamb Burger basterma / kashkaval / arugula   18.00
Braised Lamb Shank fried eggplant / piquillo peppers / labne / mint   19.00
Lamb Dip slow roasted leg of lamb / house made bun / au jus / horseradish   19.00
Manouche Bi Jibneh whole wheat pita / farmers cheese / tomato / fresh mint   16.00

Sides

Veal Bacon house made with caraway   6.00
Mekanek sauteed lamb sausage / lemon / pine nuts   12.00
Grilled Beets aleppo honey butter   5.00
Foul Madamas fava beans / chickpeas / lemon / garlic   5.00
Hommus chickpea puree / tahini / lemon / olive po;   8.00
pine nuts   2.00
jalapeno   1.00
lamb   3.00
shrimp   6.00
basterma   3.00
Rosti crispy potato / caramelized onion / fleur de sel   9.00
Batata Harra cubed fries with kouzbara / aleppo pepper   9.00

 

Brunch - Mezza

Dips

Hommus chickpea puree / tahini / lemon / olive oil   8.00
pine nuts   2.00
jalapeno   1.00
lmab   3.00
shrimp   6.00
basterma   3.00
Baba Ghannouj eggplant / tahini / olive oil   9.00
Mouhamara walnuts / sundried peppers / pomegranate molasses   10.00
Moujadara green lentil puree / crispy red onion   8.00
Labne strained yogurt / olive oil / fresh mint / zaatar   10.00
salmone roe   10.00

Jibneh

Cheese

Chankleesh feta cheese / onions / tomato / zaatar   10.00
Rkaykat Jibneh cheese rolls with kashkaval / feta / fresh mint   9.00
Duck Egg melted kashkaval / truffle / sumac   18.00

Khodra

Vegetables

Falafel fried chickpea & fava beans dumplings   8.00
Warm Eggplant tomato / scallions / tamarind molasses   10.00
Brussels Sprouts grapes / fig puree / walnuts / mint yogurt   14.00
Arnabeet Mekle cauliflower / tahini labne / chili / mint   14.00
Phoenician Fries sumac / parsley / garlic whip   9.00
Hindbeh dandelion greens / pine nuts caramelized onions   9.00
Riz lebanese rice / toasted vermicelli / mixed nuts   8.00

Bil Zeit

Warak Enab Bil Zeit grape leaves / rice / tomato / tomato po; / parsley oil   10.00
Moussaka eggplant / tomato / garlic / onion / olive oil   9.00

Salata $12

Salad

Tabbouleh parsley / fresh mint / tomato / burghul   
Fattoush lebenese garden salad / toasted pita / sumac lemon vinaigrette   

Nayeh

Tartar

Kibbe Naye Beirutieh steak tartar / burghul / onion / mint   14.00
crudites of onions / jalapeno / mint   1.00

Samak

Fish

Black Iron Shrimp jalapeno / garlic / cilantro   15.00
Grilled Tuna Belly preserved lemon / sea beans / cucumber chutney   15.00
Grilled Spanish Coast Octopus lamb belly "pastrami" / fennel / grapefruit / ramp vinaigrette   19.00

Lahmeh

Meat

Beef Fried Kibbeh spiced beef dumplings / pine nuts   11.00
Lahmajeen pita topped with lamb / aleppo pepper / lemon   11.00
Bone Marrow sour cherry tabbouleh / pita pillows   19.00
Mekanek sauteed lamb sausage / lemon / pine nuts   12.00
Kebab Kerez lamb & beef meatballs / cherry sauce / kataifi / scallions   15.00
Chicken Livers pomegranate molasses / lemon / sumac   13.00
Kibbeh Bi Laban beef dumplings / yogurt / kouzbara / aleppo pepper / mint   13.00

 

Brunch - Main Plates

Lahmeh

Meat

48 Day Dry Aged Cote De Boeuf thyme butter / cippolini confit & roasted garlic  (serves 2) 95.00
Mixed Grill chicken shish taouk / lamb kebab / kafta / lamb chops / harlic whip trio / ratatouille  (serves 2) 64.00
Lamb Chops seared with zaatar salsa verde herb roasted tomatoes   38.00
Boneless Ribeye semolina dumplings / kouzbara butter scallion / cherry tomatoes  (12oz) 38.00
Lamb Burger basterma / kashkaval / arugula   18.00
Chicken Taouk Duo skewered breast / confit leg & thigh sumac garlic whip / fines herb salad   23.00
Lamb Tenderloin Kebab roasted fennel / makdous / herbs de provence   34.00
Kafta spiced ground beef & lamb / ratatouille sumac garlic whip / sumac onions   21.00

Salata

Salad

Grilled Chicken Salad romaine salad / lemon / garlic / pistachio / toasted pita   14.00
Grilled Shrimp Salad romaine salad / lemon vinaigrette / dates / avocado / citrus / dried cherries   16.00

Samak

Fish

Loup De Mer orange / fennel / toasted almonds / baby arugula  (serves 2) 80.00
Lobster Hommus lobster / beurre monte / honshimeji & oyster mushrooms   28.00
Citrus Trout citrus cells / orange tahini / arugula / smoked almonds   32.00
Golden Tile Fish baby spinach / lamb bacon / nicoise olive consomee   25.00
Stripped Bass aleppo / pumpkin chutney / smoked almond braisage   26.00
Diver Scallops basterma chutney / olives / almond mouhamara mousse   30.00

Kilna Sawa $139

Sharing. Hommus / Baba Ghannouj / Chankleesh / Grape Leaves / Tabbouleh / Fattoush / Falafel / Moujadara / Kibbeh Nayeh / Lahmajeen Mekanek / Beef Fried Kibbeh / Phoenician Fries

Mezza Kbire    
Mezza Royale    

 

Brunch Prix-Fixe $28

This Menu Is Available Saturday & Sunday 12pm-4pm. Select One Main Plate & One Side

Choice Of

American Coffee    
Organic Juice    
Grapefruit Juice    

Choice Of

Pomegranate Cava    
Mimosa    
Bellini    

 

Cocktails

Hot Arak massaya arak / hot water   15.00
Phoenician Cream massaya arak / coffee / cream   15.00
Espresso Martini vodka / kahlua / espresso / orange blossom   15.00
Sweet Levantine vanilla vodka / crème de cacao / chambord   15.00
Iced Phoenician Cream massaya arak / coffee / cream   13.00

Coffee & Tea

Dammann ceylon / ceylon decaf / chamomile earl gray / green tea / tisane budgar   6.00
Illy Coffee regular or decaf   4.00
Illy Espresso regular or decaf sgl 4.00dbl 5.00
Illy Cappuccino regular or decaf   6.00
Turkish Coffee    5.00

Helou

Sweets. Our Origins

Knafe Bil Jibneh two person portion up side down sweet cheese tart / sesame pita pillows orange blossom syrup   18.00
Ashta traditional lebanese clotted cream rose water syrup / seasonal fruit   8.00
Lebanese Ice Cream choice of 3 chocolate / milk / pistachio / amardine (apricot)   9.00
From Lebanon With Love karabij halab / turkish delight mixed baklava / maamoul mad   14.00

Our Travels

Pumpkin "Pie" Cake apple chutney / candied pepitas / cider caraeml / spiced marzipan / cinnamon labne ice cream   12.00
Huckleberry Cheesecake sweet corn ice cream / hibiscus sauce / huckleberry compote / blood orange gelee   12.00
Sorbet cassis / cranberry / pear / arak foam   10.00
Ilili Candy Bar3 dark chocolate ganache / fig caramel / mint chocolate lebanese ice cream / white chocolate sesame / pistachio   12.00
Candy Corn Panna Cotta butternut squash / kola nut gelee / maple cardamom macarons / buttercotch / golden beets   12.00
Stikcy Toffee Pita Bread walnuts / jallab butterscotch fennel pollen cream / cardamom   16.00

Happy Hour

5:30-7:30pm. Drink Specials. Monday-Friday: 4pm-7:30pm.

Bites

Kabis assorted lebanese pickles   5.00
Labne & Crudite strained yogurt / seasonal vegetables   6.00
Hommus    8.00
lamb   3.00
shrimp   6.00
pine nuts   2.00
jalapeno   1.00
basterma   3.00
Mini Falafel fried chickpea & fava bean dumplings   5.00
Rkaykat Bil Jibneh cheese rolls w/ kashkaval / feta / fresh mint   9.00
Beiruti Taco kafta / mayo / tomato / lettuce / harrisa / aryess   8.00
Atayef & Veal Bacon fig vinaigrette / pickles / finger chilis   8.00
Beef Shawarma beef & lamb / tomato / sumac onion / tahini   9.00
Mini Kibbeh Bi Laban beef dumplings / yogurt / kouzbara / aleppo pepper   6.00

Cocktails $7

Fresh Meadow gin / st. germain / mint / cucumber / ginger   
Poison Sumac Margarita tequila / orange liqueur pomegranate juice / lime   
Phoenician Lemonade citrus vodka / orange liqueur / mint lemon / orange blossom water   
St. Germain Cocktail cava / elderflower liqueur   
From Beirut With Passion basil cilantro mint infused vodka sparkling passion fruit   
Black, Blue & Bubbles stoli blueberri vodka / blackberry-lime sorbet / cava   
From Manhattan To Beirut bourbon / st. germain / orange blossom water   

Wine $7

House Red montepulciano   
House White trebbiano   

Beer

Almaza lebanon   5.00

 

Wine By The Glass

Sparkling

Marqués De Gelida Reserva Cava Spain    15.00
La Marca Prosecco Italy    16.00
Laurent-Perrier Brut L-P Champagne France    20.00
La Caravelle Brut Rosé France    22.00

Rose

Massaya Rosé 2012 lebanon   13.00
Paumanok Rosé 2011 new york   12.00
Ilili Rosé Sangria    11.00

White

La Cana Albarino 2011 spain   13.00
Ixsir Altitudes White 2011 lebanon   13.00
Domaine Wardy Sauvignon Blanc 2010 lebanon   13.00
CA’ Donini Pinot Grigio 2012 italy   13.00
Paumanok Festival Chardonnay 2012 new york   12.00
Paumanok Chenin Blanc 2012 new york   16.00
Paumanok Sauvignon Blanc 2011 new york   13.00

Red

Belle Glos 'Meiomi' Pinot Noir 2012 ca   16.00
Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 ca   13.00
Altos De Luzon Monastrell 2007 spain   13.00
Marchesi Di Barolo Barbera D'Alba 'Ruvei' 2010 italy   14.00
E. Guigal Cotes Du Rhone 2009 france   13.00
Massaya Silver 2009 lebanon   14.00
Ksara Reserve Du Couvent 2010 lebanon   13.00
Alamos Malbec 2012 argentina   14.00
Ilili Red Sangria    12.00

 

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ilili
236 5th Ave
Btwn 27th & 28th St
(212) 683-2929
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