Empanada Mama - Allen Street

4.3 out of 5 
Colombian, Empanadas

Popular Dishes

Typical Colombian Breakfast
Scrambled eggs with tomatoes and scallions served with white rice mixed with red beans and 1/2 arepa
$8.25
9th Avenue Breakfast
Scrambled eggs with melted cheddar cheese. Served with grilled hot dogs and our delicious home fries
$10.75
Butternut Squash
With a hint of ginger
$8.25
Sancocho de Cola
Home made Colombian style oxtail soup. Prepared with yuca, green plantains, slices of corn on the...
$12.95
Pollo Guisado
Latin style chicken stew cooked slowly in sofrito sauce, yellow peppers, potato and garlic. Served...
$15.95
Tamales
Traditional homemade Colombian style tamales wrapped in a banana leaf (pork or chicken). Comes wit...
$13.95
Pollo a la Plancha
Marinated chicken breast seasoned with traditional Latin herbs and spices grilled to perfection. S...
$17.95
Entraña a la Plancha
Grilled skirt steak marinated with traditional herbs and spices. Served with white or yellow rice,...
$19.95
Avocado Salad
Avocado, cucumber, tomato, romaine and iceberg lettuces, cilantro and scallions, with either cumin...
$11.95
Greek Salad
Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, Kalamata olives, red onions, imported feta cheese, oregano w...
$11.95
Yucca Frita And Plantain Chips Combo
Spicy guava sauce, sour cream and guacamole
$10.75
Maduros
Fried sweet plantains
$7.50
Desayuno Colombiano
Colombian pork sausage, cheddar cheese, eggs and Spanish onion
$3.75
Cheese
A simple and delicious empanada stuffed with mozzarella cheese
$3.75
Viagra
Mama’s seafood stew with shrimp, scallops and crab meat
$3.95
Viagra
Mama’s seafood stew with shrimp, scallops and crab meat
$3.95
Veggie
Steamed potatoes, carrots and lima beans
$3.75
Greek Spinach Pie
Classic Greek style empanada with spinach and feta cheese
$3.75
Ground Beef Baked
Ground beef sauteed with onions, Latin herbs and spices
$3.75
Belgian and Banana
Belgian milk chocolate and banana
$3.95
Cafe con Leche
$4.50
Natural Fruit Shakes
$5.50

All Day Breakfasts

Typical Colombian Breakfast
Scrambled eggs with tomatoes and scallions served with white rice mixed with red beans and 1/2 arepa
$8.25
9th Avenue Breakfast
Scrambled eggs with melted cheddar cheese. Served with grilled hot dogs and our delicious home fries
$10.75
Cornmeal Pancakes
Topped with mixed berries compote and guave syrup
$12.75
Mama’s French Toast
Sweet bread topped with maduros, walnuts & chocolate shavings
$12.75
Mambo Fritata
Open faced omlet mixed with sweet sausage, onions, bell peppers, cheddar cheese, tomato sauce, ser...
$13.75
Mama’s Hash
Plantains & kielbasa sausage, spring onions and cilantro, topped with freid eggs, garlic & cheese...
$13.75
Mama's Steak and Eggs
4 oz sirloin steak with fried eggs, papas chorriadas, served with grilled baguette
$13.00
Tortilla Paisa
Open faced omelet, chorizo, maduros, migas de arepa. Topped with diced avocado and cilantro
$10.75
Huevos Rancheros
2 eggs Sunny Side Up on crispy corn tortillas with ranchero sauce (regular or picante). Served wit...
$10.75

Soups

Butternut Squash
With a hint of ginger
$8.25
Sancocho de Cola
Home made Colombian style oxtail soup. Prepared with yuca, green plantains, slices of corn on the...
$12.95
Colombian Style Lentil Soup
$8.25
Chicken Soup
Colombian chicken soup with a side of white or yellow rice
$9.45

Mama's Meals

Vegetarian, low-fat, dairy-free.
Pollo Guisado
Latin style chicken stew cooked slowly in sofrito sauce, yellow peppers, potato and garlic. Served...
$15.95
Tamales
Traditional homemade Colombian style tamales wrapped in a banana leaf (pork or chicken). Comes wit...
$13.95
Pollo a la Plancha
Marinated chicken breast seasoned with traditional Latin herbs and spices grilled to perfection. S...
$17.95
Entraña a la Plancha
Grilled skirt steak marinated with traditional herbs and spices. Served with white or yellow rice,...
$19.95
Arroz con Camarones
Colombian style fresh shrimp mixed with sofrito sauce, seasoned yellow rice, peas, onions and carr...
$17.95
Arroz con Pollo
Colombian style shredded boneless chicken mixed with sofrito sauce, seasoned yellow rice, peas, on...
$15.95
Bandeja Paisa
6oz grilled sirloin steak, chicharron, Colombian sausage, maduros, fried egg, avocado, white rice,...
$22.00
Palomilla a la Plancha
Grilled sirloin, marinated with traditional Latin herbs and spices. Served with white or yellow ri...
$19.95
Carne Sudada
Braised skirt steak cooked with yuca, potatoes, tomatoes, red peppers, onions and Colombian spices...
$17.95

Salads

Salads made-to-order, fresh and delicious.
Avocado Salad
Avocado, cucumber, tomato, romaine and iceberg lettuces, cilantro and scallions, with either cumin...
$11.95
Greek Salad
Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, Kalamata olives, red onions, imported feta cheese, oregano w...
$11.95
Portobella Salad
Field mushroom, spinach, watercress, jalapeño and red onion, blue-cheese, cumin and burned jalapeñ...
$11.95
Coco Salad
Avocado, cherry tomatoes, scallions, romaine lettuce, crispy plantain chips, served with a coconut...
$12.95
Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce, Parmesan cheese, croutons, and caesar dressing
$11.95
Persephone Salad
Arugula, watercress, chicory and romaine, red onion, grapes, toasted walnuts, olive oil and red wi...
$11.95
Ensalada Pequeña
Small green salad comes with cucumber, tomatoes, romaine and iceberg lettuces, cilantro and scalli...
$8.25

Tapas

Yucca Frita And Plantain Chips Combo
Spicy guava sauce, sour cream and guacamole
$10.75
Maduros
Fried sweet plantains
$7.50
Camarones Ceviche
Fresh cured shrimp in citrus juice, tomato sauce, black pepper, red onions, cilantro & avocado, se...
$12.50
Mamas House Nachos
Plantain chips, pulled pork, cheddar cheese, black beans & guacamole
$12.50
Mamas Tacos
(3 Per order). CBC: Chipotle, braised beef cheddar, guacamole and shredded lettuce
$12.50
Tacos "Al Pastor"
marinated pork in a combination of dried chilies, spices & pineapple
$12.50
Guacamole - With Plantain Chips
With plantain chips
$9.75
Yucca Frita
Fried yuca served with spicy guava sauce & sour cream
$9.75
Chicharrones
Fried fresh pork belly served with tostones
$12.25
Picada
Strips of grilled steak, chicken, fried arepa, yuca, chicharron, chorizo, and green plantain
$18.95
Homemade Cassava
Mashed yuca dough with ground beef or oven roasted pork
$5.00
Colombian Sausage
With griddle cake and lemon
$6.50
Sweet Corn Tamales
With mozzarella
$8.25

Arepa

Traditional South American white corn patty stuffed with your choice of shredded beef, shredded chicken, pork, ham, ground beef. Each arepa comes with green and red salsa.
Customize Arepa
$7.95

Specialty Arepas

All arepas excluding Mozzarepa comes with green and red salsa.
Mozzarepa
Sweet corn griddle cake with bits of melted mozzarella cheese
$7.95
Cubana Arepa
Sofrito seasoned roast pork, ham, Cuban style black beans and mozzarella cheese.
$7.95
Spicy Chicken Arepa
Slowly cooked chicken breast in Mama's picante sauce.
$7.95
Ham and Cheese Arepa
Mama’s delicious ham and cheese melt
$7.95
Cheeseburger Arepa
Ground beef cooked in traditional Latin spices with cheddar cheese
$7.95
Cheesesteak Arepa
Top round with mozzarella, red bell pepper, Spanish onion and a Latin twist
$7.95
Plain Arepa
$4.95

Wheat Flour Empanadas

Each savory empanada comes with one green or red salsa. Breakfast empanadas available anytime.
Desayuno Colombiano
Colombian pork sausage, cheddar cheese, eggs and Spanish onion
$3.75
Cheese
A simple and delicious empanada stuffed with mozzarella cheese
$3.75
Viagra
Mama’s seafood stew with shrimp, scallops and crab meat
$3.95
Jerk n' Cheese
Jerk marinated chicken with Swiss cheese
$3.75
Korean Beef
Soy sauced braised beef, carrots, bean sprouts, spring onions. Spiced with clove and star anise.
$3.75
El Bandito
Traditional mole’ (bitter chocolate & coffee), braised beef, black beans, cheddar cheese
$3.75
Desayuno Americano
Top round steak, cheddar cheese, eggs, Spanish onion and a Latin twist
$3.75
Huevos Pericos
Tomatoes, eggs and scallion.
$3.75
Cheese Pizza
Tomato sauce and cheese
$3.75
Spinach and Cheese
Mozzarella with sauteed spinach
$3.75
Spicy Chicken
Chunks of chicken breast slowly cooked in Mama’s special picante sauce
$3.75
Shredded Chicken Wheat
Chicken breast slowly cooked with sofrito sauce
$3.75
Chicken and Broccoli Teriyaki
Chicken breast sauteed with a teriyaki sauce and broccoli
$3.75
Shredded Beef
With onion, slowly cooked beef marinated in traditional Colombian spices
$3.75
Americano
Juicy beef hot dog with cheddar cheese
$3.75
Brasil
Traditional Brazilian style empanada with ground beef, olives, sauteed onions and potatoes
$3.75
Cheesesteak
Top round with mozzarella, red pepper, Spanish onion with a Latin twist
$3.75
Cheeseburger
Ground beef cooked in traditional Latin spices with cheddar cheese
$3.75
Beef and Broccoli Teriyaki
Strips of beef sauteed with a teriyaki sauce and broccoli
$3.75
Pepperoni Pizza
Slices of pepperoni with tomato sauce and cheese
$3.75
Mambo Italiano
Roasted Italian sweet pork sausage with red and green peppers, onions, mozzarella cheese and a tou...
$3.75
Polish
Polish sausage (kielbasa) sauteed with sauerkraut and mustard
$3.75
Ham and Cheese
Mama’s ham and cheese melt
$3.75
Hawaiian
Ham with sauteed pineapples and mozzarella
$3.75
Cuban
Slow roasted pork, ham with mozzarella cheese and a touch of sofrito
$3.75
Reggaeton
Caribbean style roast pork with sofrito seasoned yellow rice and pigeon peas
$3.75
Pernil
Marinated pork slow roasted to perfection
$3.75
El Ruben
Shredded beef, sauerkraut, Russian dressing, Swiss cheese, caraway seeds
$3.75
TJC
Mama’s tuna melt with cheddar cheese and jalapeños
$3.75

Corn Flour Empanadas

Viagra
Mama’s seafood stew with shrimp, scallops and crab meat
$3.95
Veggie
Steamed potatoes, carrots and lima beans
$3.75
Rice and Beans Empanada
White rice and red beans
$3.75
Cheese
A Colombian classic corn empanada stuffed with mozzarella
$3.75
Broccoli and Cheese
Mozzarella cheese and sauteed broccoli
$3.75
Shredded Chicken Corn
Traditional Colombian style chicken with peas and carrots
$3.75
Ground Beef Corn
Traditional Colombian style ground beef
$3.75
Chili and Beef
Slowly cooked ground beef with Latin style spices and chili peppers
$3.75
Chorizo
Ground pork sausage with classic Latin herbs and spices
$3.75
BBQ Pulled Pork
Slow roasted pork, onions, peppers, cheddar cheese, and BBQ sauce
$3.75

Oven-Baked Empanadas

Wheat flour empanadas.
Greek Spinach Pie
Classic Greek style empanada with spinach and feta cheese
$3.75
Ground Beef Baked
Ground beef sauteed with onions, Latin herbs and spices
$3.75
Mushrooms
Sautéed portobello & white mushrooms with onions, garlic & parsley
$3.75
Shredded Chicken Baked
Sauteed chicken with sofrito sauce and red peppers
$3.75
Greek Sausage Pie
Greek pork sausage in traditional Mediterranean spices
$3.75

Mama's Sweets - Dessert Empanadas

Wheat flour empanadas.
Belgian and Banana
Belgian milk chocolate and banana
$3.95
Flan
Traditional Colombian style flan
$7.00
Fresh Fruit Platter
Watermelon, apples, oranges and grapes
$7.00
Churritos
Served with dulce de leche & bitter sweet chocolate sauce 2oz dulce de leche
$9.00
Romeo and Juliet
Guava with mozzarella cheese
$3.95
Sweet Fig
Ripe figs, caramel and cheese
$3.95
Sweet Plantains
Mashed sweet plantains with mozzarella cheese
$3.95
USA
Apples and cinnamon
$3.95
Caramel and Cheese
$3.95
Belgian
Belgian Milk Chocolate
$3.95
Elvis
Peanut butter and bananas
$3.95

Mama's Sides

Rice and Beans
Combo
$6.75
Rice
White or yellow
$3.95
Beans
Black or red
$4.25
Plantain Chips
$3.75
Potato Chips
$3.75
Garlic Puree
2 oz
$1.25
Chimichurri Sauce
2 oz
$1.25
Pico de Gallo
2 oz
$1.25
Red or Green Salsa
1 oz
$0.50
Chipotle Mayo
2 oz
$1.25
Sour Cream
2 oz
$1.25
Side of Guacamole
$5.75

Hot Beverages

Please let us know in the comments if you would like sugar on the side and the quantity.
Cafe con Leche
$4.50
Apple Hot Cider
$5.00
Tea
$2.75
Colombian Hot Chocolate
$3.75
Regular Coffee
$1.95
Cafe Americano
$3.50
Cafe Mocha
$4.75
Espresso
$2.75
Cappuccino
$4.50
Vanilla Cappuccino
$5.25
Hazelnut Cappuccino
$5.25

Cold Beverages

Homemade drinks. Please let us know in the comments if you would like sugar on the side and the quantity.
Salpicon
Mixed fresh fruit cocktail made with grapes, apples, watermelon, melon, bananas.
$4.95
Iced Tea
With honey and lemon.
$3.75
Unsweetened Iced Tea
$3.75
Lemonade
$3.75
Mint Lemonade
$3.95
Watermelon Lemonade
$3.95
Cherry Lemonade
$3.95
Sodas
In a can
$2.75
Juices
$3.00
Postobon Sodas
$3.00
Malta Goya Bottle
$3.00
Bottled Water
$2.50
Poland Spring Water
$2.50
Iced Coffee
$2.50
Iced Cappuccino
$4.50

Homemade Shakes

Made with either milk or water.
Natural Fruit Shakes
$5.50

About Empanada Mama - Allen Street

(212) 673-0300 • 95 Allen St, New York, NY 10002

Empanada Mama is a modern Patty Joint created with soul and great energy in mind. Every empanada and dish that is created in our kitchen is made with the finest and freshest ingredients. We believe in fast, delicious and flavorful meals. We also believe that great food should not break the bank