Cafe Istanbul-Easton

Mediterranean, Turkish •
3.3 out of 5 stars 3
  • Lunch Menu
    11:00am to 3:00pm
  • Full Menu
    11:00am to 9:29pm

Popular Dishes

Hummus
Pureed chickpeas with a hint of garlic, tahini, fresh lemon juice and olive oil
$6.95
Falafel
Croquette of chickpeas flavored with celery, garlic, parsley and dill. Served with tahini sauce
$6.95
Shepherd Salad
Diced Roma tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, bell peppers and parsley tossed with red vinegar and o...
$7.95
Arugula Salad
Arugula mixed with field greens, dried cranberries, walnuts and crumbled feta cheese. Dressed with...
$9.95
Chicken Kebab
Hand cut cubes of chicken breast marinated in our special sauce and chargrilled
$15.95
Doner Kebab (Turkish Gyro)
Hand carved marinated ground lamb and beef, grilled traditionally on a verticle rotisserie
$16.95
Steak Shish Kebab
Tender cubes of ribeye marinated in our special house sauce and chargrilled
$19.95
Mousakka
Tender minced beef and lamb layered between slices of eggplant and topped with a bechamel sauce. F...
$16.95
Grilled Shrimp
Succulent jumbo shrimp skewered and grilled with garlic sauce. Served with rice pilaf and mixed g...
$22.95
Baklava
A traditional Turkish dessert. Sheets of phyllo dough stuffed with crushed pistachios
$6.95

Lunch Special

Select a starter, entree and the dessert of the day.
Lunch Special
$11.95

Popular Dishes

Hummus
Pureed chickpeas with a hint of garlic, tahini, fresh lemon juice and olive oil
$6.95
Falafel
Croquette of chickpeas flavored with celery, garlic, parsley and dill. Served with tahini sauce
$6.95
Shepherd Salad
Diced Roma tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, bell peppers and parsley tossed with red vinegar and o...
$7.95
Arugula Salad
Arugula mixed with field greens, dried cranberries, walnuts and crumbled feta cheese. Dressed with...
$9.95
Chicken Kebab
Hand cut cubes of chicken breast marinated in our special sauce and chargrilled
$15.95
Doner Kebab (Turkish Gyro)
Hand carved marinated ground lamb and beef, grilled traditionally on a verticle rotisserie
$16.95
Steak Shish Kebab
Tender cubes of ribeye marinated in our special house sauce and chargrilled
$19.95
Mousakka
Tender minced beef and lamb layered between slices of eggplant and topped with a bechamel sauce. F...
$16.95
Grilled Shrimp
Succulent jumbo shrimp skewered and grilled with garlic sauce. Served with rice pilaf and mixed g...
$22.95
Baklava
A traditional Turkish dessert. Sheets of phyllo dough stuffed with crushed pistachios
$6.95

Cold Appetizers

Hummus
Pureed chickpeas with a hint of garlic, tahini, fresh lemon juice and olive oil
$6.95
Ezme
Finely chopped tomatoes, onions, walnuts and hot peppers mixed in olive oil and herbs
$6.95
Babaganoush
Smoked eggplant puree flavored with tahini, olive oil, and garlic
$6.95
Stuffed Grape Leaves
Grape leaves stuffed with rice, pine nuts, currents, and flavorful herbs
$7.95
Tabuli
Cracked wheat tossed with tomatos, sweet onions, fresh peppers and parsley. Dressed with olive oil...
$6.95
Eggplant With Sauce
Cubes of lightly fried eggplant combined with fresh red peppers, onions, and garlic in our homemad...
$7.95
Pinto Beans
Pinto beans with carrots, green peppers and diced potatoes, seasoned with a light tomato and olive...
$6.95
Cacik
A large side of our freshly made yogurt seasoned with minced cucumbers, dill and a touch of garlic
$6.95
Labne
Thickened homemade yogurt with fresh dill, mint, garlic and walnut
$6.95

Hot Appetizers

Falafel
Croquette of chickpeas flavored with celery, garlic, parsley and dill. Served with tahini sauce
$6.95
Calamari
Fried rings of lightly breaded baby calamari served with our special tantora sauce
$9.95
Sigara Borek
Hot flaky phyllo pastries filled with feta cheese and fresh parsley
$7.95
Sauteed Liver cubes
Cubes of tender calf liver sauteed with assorted herbs and spices. Served with sweet red onion an...
$9.95
Zucchini Pancake
Mixture of zucchini, carrots, feta and dill seasoned with Turkish spices. Served with homemade yo...
$7.95

Soup

Lentil Soup
Red lentils combined with pureed potatoes, celery, carrots and onions
$4.50
Chicken Vegetable Soup
Diced chicken in a tomato-based broth with mixed vegetables
$4.50

Salad

Shepherd Salad
Diced Roma tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, bell peppers and parsley tossed with red vinegar and o...
$7.95
Arugula Salad
Arugula mixed with field greens, dried cranberries, walnuts and crumbled feta cheese. Dressed with...
$9.95
Mixed Green Salad
Fresh assorted fieldgreens, crumbled feta cheese, tossed with olive oil and fresh lemon juice
$7.95
House Salad
Fresh assorted fieldgreens, crumbled feta cheese, tossed with olive oil and fresh lemon juice
$8.95

From The Grill

All items below are prepared fresh, grilled over and open flame and served with rice pilaf and seasonal vegetables.
Chicken Kebab
Hand cut cubes of chicken breast marinated in our special sauce and chargrilled
$15.95
Doner Kebab (Turkish Gyro)
Hand carved marinated ground lamb and beef, grilled traditionally on a verticle rotisserie
$16.95
Steak Shish Kebab
Tender cubes of ribeye marinated in our special house sauce and chargrilled
$19.95
Lamb Shish Kebab
Tender cubes of lamb marinated in our special house sauce and chargrilled
$19.95
Kofte Kebab
Patties of freshly ground lamb and beef lightly seasoned and chargrilled
$16.95
Adana Kebab
Seasoned ground lamb flavored with red bell pepper and onions and grilled on flat skewers
$16.95
Chicken Adana Kebab
Seasoned ground chicken flavored with red bell pepper and grilled on flat skewers
$15.95
Lamb Chops
Delicately marinated and chargrilled lamb chops topped with oregano leaves
$27.95
Mixed Grill Kebab
Half portions of chicken, doner, adana, and shish kebabs
$28.95
Kebab Combinations
Choose any two half portions of our Kebabs except Mixed Grill and Lamb chops
$18.95

Kebabs with Yogurt

All Kebabs with Yogurt are served over garlic toasted bread, our homemade yogurt and tomato sauce.
Iskender (Doner Kebab)
$17.95
Chicken Kebab with Yogurt
$16.95
Adana Kebab with Yogurt
$16.95
Chicken Adana Kebab with Yogurt
$16.95
Lamb Shish Kebab with Yogurt
$19.95
Steak Shish Kebab with Yogurt
$19.95
Kofte Kebab with Yogurt
$16.95

House Specialties

Mousakka
Tender minced beef and lamb layered between slices of eggplant and topped with a bechamel sauce. F...
$16.95
Karniyarik (Stuffed Eggplant)
Oven-roasted eggplant stuffed with seasoned ground beef, ground lamb, chopped tomatoes, green pepp...
$15.95
Doner Special
Smoked eggplant puree topped with thinky sliced doner and fresh tomato sauce
$16.95
Chicken Delight
Smoked eggplant puree topped with thinly sliced doner and fresh tomato sauce
$16.95
Lahana Sarma (Stuffed Cabbage Rolls)
Cabbage leaves stuffed with rice, herbs, ground lamb and beef topped with fresh tomato sauce and y...
$16.95
Sultan's Favorite
Cabbage leaves stuffed with rice, herbs, ground lamb and beef topped with fresh tomato sauce and y...
$17.95
Shepherd Casserole
Lamb sauteed with garlic, onions, mushrooms, peppers, tomatoes and special herbs served with rice...
$18.95
Chicken Saute
Cubes of chicken sauteed with tomatoes, mushrooms, onions and peppers cooked with our signature to...
$16.95
Lamb Saute
Cubes of lamb sauteed with tomatoes, mushrooms, onions, bell peppers and special herbs cooked with...
$18.95
Steak Saute
Cubes of ribeye sauted with tomatoes, onions, garlic, red and green peppers. Served with rice pilaf
$18.95
Okra Stew with Lamb or Chicken
Fresh okra cooked with vegetables and tender cubes of lamb in a fresh tomato base. Served with ri...
$17.95
Vegetable Stew with Lamb or Chicken
Assorted fresh vegetables cooked with tender cubes of lamb in a fresh tomato sauce and served with...
$17.95

Vegetarian Selections

Okra Stew
Fresh okra cooked with onions and garlic in fresh tomato sauce and served with rice pilaf
$16.95
Vegetable Stew
Assorted fresh garden vegetables cooked in fresh tomato sauce and served with rice pilaf
$16.95
Mixed Vegetable Grill
Grilled sweet peppers, eggplant, zucchini, tomatoes, mushrooms and sweet onions. Served with rice...
$16.95
Vegetarian Mousakka
Layers of eggplant, potato, carrot, zucchini, red and green pepper, onion topped with bechamel sau...
$16.95

Seafood Specialties

Grilled Shrimp
Succulent jumbo shrimp skewered and grilled with garlic sauce. Served with rice pilaf and mixed g...
$22.95
Shrimp Spinach Casserole
Jumbo shrimp baked with baby spinach and cream sauce topped with mozzarella cheese and served with...
$22.95
Sauteed Shrimp
Jumbo shrimp sauteed with garlic, red and green bell peppers, mushrooms cooked with cream sauce. S...
$22.95
Fillet of Atlantic Salmon
Grilled fresh fillet of salmon served with mixed green salad and rice pilaf
$18.95
Fillet of Tilapia
Tilapia baked in homemade sauce of mushrooms, bell peppers, garlic, onion and celery. Served with...
$16.95
Swordfish Kebab
Marinated cubes of swordfish chargrilled on flat skewers over an open flame, served with rice pila...
$20.95
Levrek (Grilled Whole Fish)
Bronzini grilled over an open flame, served with mixed green salad and rice pilaf
$23.95

From the Oven

Lahmacun (Turkish Style Pizza - 3 Pieces)
Thin crust dough topped with ground lamb chopped garden vegetables
$14.95
Cheese Pide
Homemade flat bread topped with feta cheese, mozzarella and fresh tomatoes
$13.95
Sembusek
Homemade flat bread stuffed with mozzarella, onions, tomatoes and ground lamb
$15.95
Gyro Pide
Homemade flat bread topped with mozzarella and gyro meat
$14.95
Spinach Pide
Homemade flat bread topped with mozzarella, tomatoes and fresh spinach
$14.95
Chicken Pide
Homemade flat bread topped with mozzarella, tomatoes, mushrooms and grilled chicken
$14.95
Soujouk Pide
Homemade flat bread topped with mozzarella and Turkish Dried beef sausage
$16.95

Desserts

Baklava
A traditional Turkish dessert. Sheets of phyllo dough stuffed with crushed pistachios
$6.95
Sutlac (Rice Pudding)
Our homemade recipe for a classic rice pudding dessert topped with cinnamon
$5.95
Kazandibi (Milk Custard)
Our homemade milk custard topped with cream and grape sauce
$5.95
Kunefe
Shredded phyllo dough stuffed with sweet goat cheese. Baked when ordered
$7.95
Keskul
Our homemade almond pudding topped with almonds and cream
$5.95
Turkish Tea
$2.75
Turkish Coffee
$3.25
Apple Tea
$2.75

Kids Menu

Shish Lamb Kebab
$9.50
Chicken Kebab
$7.50
Chicken Adana Kebab
$7.50
Kofte Kebab
$8.50
Doner (Gyro)
$8.50
Adana (Lamb) Kebab
$8.50
Fillet of Tilapia
$8.50
Mac & Cheese
$4.50
Mozzarella Cheese Sticks
$4.50
Steak Kebab
$9.50

About Cafe Istanbul-Easton

(614) 473-9144 • 3983 Worth Ave, Columbus, OH 43219

Authentic Turkish Cuisine