Lebanese Taverna DC

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Entrees

Shrimp Kabob
Jumbo shrimp, bulgur pilaf, roasted vegetables, eggplant salsa, grilled lemon
$22.00
Traditional Lamb Sharhat
Sliced American lamb loin, roasted vegetables, zaatar potatoes, three herb sauce
$29.00
Lamb and Artichoke Stew
Rich, slow-cooked lamb with artichoke hearts and Lebanese rice pilaf
$21.00
Mouzat
Slow cooked lamb shank, artichoke, green chickpeas, tomato, lamb reduction
$26.00
Chicken Curry
Chicken, potato, bell pepper, coconut milk, chili pepper, quince-mango chutney, Lebanese rice
$19.00
Chicken Farrovj
Roasted, deboned half chicken, roasted vegetables, zaatar potatoes
$21.00
Salmon Harra
Grilled salmon fillet, saffron pearled cous cous
$21.00
Mehshi
Grilled eggplant and zucchini rolls, stuffed with vegetable rice pilaf, tomato sauce, yogurt sauce...
$18.00
Fried Sea Bass Fillet
Semolina floured bronzino fillet and jumbo shrimp, roasted vegetables, Lebanese rice pilaf, pita c...
$25.00

Mezza

Maanek
Sautéed beef/lamb sausages, lemon, pine nuts
$10.00
Kalamar
Semolina breaded fried calamari, lemons, capers, chiles, mint, tomato-garlic sauce
$10.00
Kibbeh
Stuffed beef/lamb fritters, bulgur, pine nuts, almonds
$9.00
Arnabeet
Fried cauliflower, chickpeas, pine nuts, tahini dressing
$8.00
Grape Leaves
Rice, chickpeas, tomatoes, onions, mint
$7.00
Chicken Samosa
Rotisserie sliced chicken, grilled onion, cilantro, almonds
$8.00
Kibbeh Nayeh
Lamb tartare, bulgur, onions, mint, made to order
$14.00
Fatayer Trio
Cheese, spinach, beef/lamb pastries
$7.00
Shrimp Arak
Sautéed onions, garlic, cilantro, lemon-arak sauce
$10.00
Falafel
Chickpea & fava bean fritters, tahini sauce
$8.00
Camel Wings
Chicken wings, garlic, lemon, cilantro
$9.00
LT Tzatziki
Lebanese yogurt, cucumber, garlic, mint and lemon, olives
$9.00
M'Saka
Oven roasted eggplant, chickpeas, tomatoes, onion, garlic
$8.00
Jibne Halloum
Pan sauteed sheep's milk cheese, tomato, cucumber, olive
$8.00
Shawarma Sliders
Beef/lamb or chicken, lettuce, tomato
$7.00
Shakshoury
Roasted eggplant, scallions, tomatoes, garlic, pomegranate molasses dressing
$8.00
Mezza Fries
Sumac, cumin, garlic sauce
$6.00

Flatbread Sandwiches

Served on housemade bread with fries or rice.
LT Burger
Lamb/beef burger, harissa mayo, fried onions, lettuce, tomato, toasted brioche
$15.00
Shawarma
Beef/lamb roasted on vertical rotisserie, hand carved, tomatoes, pickled onions, tahini sauce
$14.00
Chicken Shawarma
Roasted on vertical rotisserie, hand carved, lettuce, tomatoes, garlic sauce
$13.00
Falafel
Chickpea & fava bean fritters, mint, radish, scallions, tahini sauce
$12.00
Grilled Kafta
Ground beef/lamb, parsley, onions, lettuce, tomatoes, hommus
$13.00

Hommus Bar

Served with Lebanese extra virgin olive oil
Hommus
Puréed chickpeas, tahini, garlic, lemon
$8.00
Hommus Special
Ground beef/lamb, pine nuts
$9.00
Hommus Trio
Hommus special, spicy hommus with tomato and feta, garlic hommus with chicken shawarma, veggie dip...
$15.00
Spicy Hommus
Housemade harissa
$8.00
Garlic Hommus
Fresh and roasted garlic
$8.00
Shawarma Hommus
Chicken, beef or lamb
$10.00
Hommus Sampler
Spicy, garlic and traditional hommus, veggie dippers
$12.00

Soups and Salads

Falafel
Spring onions, radishes, mint, tomato, tabouleh, tahini dressing
$12.00
Lentil Soup
Spinach, potato, lemon, cilantro
$7.00
Tabouleh
Parsley, tomatoes, onions, mint, bulgur, lemon dressing
$9.00
Watermelon and Feta
Sheep's milk French feta, roasted pistachios, mint, sea salt
$9.00
Chicken Shawarma (Salad)
Roasted chicken, mixed greens, feta, onions, LT house dressing
$14.00
Salmon
Arugula, romaine, green chickpeas, feta, pickled onions, cucumber-mint vinaigrette
$16.00
Taverna Salad
Romaine, cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, feta, Lebanese Taverna house dressing
$7.00
Tabouleh
Parsley, tomatoes, onions, mint, bulgur, lemon dressing
$9.00

Taste of Lebanon

Chef's Platter
Sampling of hommus, baba ghanoush, tabouleh, grape leaf, falafel, fatayer spinach, kibbeh with leb...
$14.00
Taverna Platter
Choice of beef/lamb shawarma, chicken shawarma or falafel, with hommus, fattoush, Lebanese rice
$14.00

On The Side

Lebanese Rice
$3.00
Bulgur Pilaf
$4.00
Yogurt Salad
$5.00
Pickled Vegetables
$5.00
Spiced Rice
$4.00
Roasted Olives
$6.00
Condiment Trio
Harisa, tahini, garlic paste
$6.00

About Lebanese Taverna DC

(202) 265-8681 • 2641 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

Local chain serving a menu of traditional dishes where you can experience our Lebanese food and culture.