Akeniz 53rd at 310 W 53rd St New York, NY 10019

Phone: (917) 639-3914

Address: 310 W 53rd St New York, NY 10019

Beverages

Soda
$2

Water
$1.95

Sparkling Water
$5.95

Ayran
$2

Yogurt drink.

Turkish Soda
$1.95

Lipton Iced Tea
$1.95

Orange Juice
$3

16 oz. Cherry Juice
$3

16 oz. Apricot Juice
$3

Cold Appetizers

Humus
$6.95

Chickpeas and tahini paste seasoned with garlic and olive oil.

Whipped Red Caviar
$6.95

Red caviar mixed with olive oil and lemon juice.

Babaghannous
$6.95

Char grilled smoked eggplant puree flavored with tahini, garlic, olive oil and lemon juice.

Lebni
$6.95

Thick homemade yogurt with walnuts, garlic, mint and dill.

Tabuleh
$6.95

Cracked wheat with mixed parsley, green and red bell pepper, scallions and tomatoes tossed with olive oil, vinegar and lemon juice.

Eggplant Salad
$6.95

Char grilled smoky eggplant mixed with chopped red and green pepper, dill, garlic, olive oil and lemon juice.

Spinach Tarator
$6.95

Sauteed spinach mixed with garlic, cream of yogurt and walnuts.

Spicy Vegetables
$6.95

Spicy mashed vegetables mixed with walnuts, garlic, paprika, olive oil and lemon juice.

Cacik
$6.95

Finely chopped baby cucumbers blended with garlic yogurt, olive oil, dill and mint.

Stuffed Vine Leaves
$8.95

Fresh vine leaves stuffed with rice, currants, pine nuts and herbs cooked with olive oil.

Eggplant with Sauce
$7.95

Small cubes of fried eggplant, green and red peppers in fresh tomato and garlic sauce.

Mixed Appetizer Plate
$28.95

Combination of cold appetizers.

Hot Appetizers

Cheese Pastries
$7.5

Pan fried cigar shaped crispy pastries stuffed with feta cheese and dill.

Falafel
$8.95

Chickpeas, onions and celery seasoned with garlic, parsley and herbs served with tahini sauce.

Calf's Liver
$9.5

Pan fried calf's liver, served with sumac, onion and parsley salad.

Fried Calamari
$9.95

Lightly fried crispy calamari with calamari sauce.

Zucchini Pancakes
$9.5

Pan fried zucchini pancakes served with garlic yogurt sauce.

Soups

Red Lentil Soup
$6.95

Chicken Soup
$6.95

Salads

Shepherd Salad
$7.5

Finely diced tomatoes, cucumbers, green peppers, onions and parsley, tossed in olive oil and fresh lemon juice.

White Beans Salad
$8.5

White kidney beans, tossed with tomatoes, red onions, eggs, lettuce, sumac, olive oil, lemon juice and vinegar.

Grilled Calamari Salad
$13.95

Lightly char grilled calamari, tossed with tomatoes, onions and parsley in special chef dressing on top of lettuce.

Chicken Salad
$13.95

Marinated char grilled chicken breast on top of mixed greens, beets, tomatoes, olive oil, vinegar and lemon juice.

Mediterranean Salad
$8.95

Lettuce, onions, tomatoes, cucumbers, fresh mint, corn, parsley, green pepper, lemon juice and olive oil and feta cheese on top.

Greek Salad
$8.95

Grape leaves, olives, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, feta cheese, olive oil and lemon juice.

Entrees

BBQ Meatballs
$16.95

Turkish style char grilled meatballs served with rice and vegetables.

Shish Kebab
$21

Marinated chunks of baby lamb char grilled and served with rice and vegetables

Lamb Adana
$16.95

Hand chopped lamb seasoned with red bell peppers and char grilled on skewers served with rice and vegetables.

Lamb Chops
$27.95

Baby lamb chops char grilled and served with rice and vegetables.

Chicken Shish Kebab
$17.5

Marinated chunks of chicken, char grilled and served with rice and vegetables.

Chicken Chops
$16.95

Chicken chops, char grilled and served with rice and vegetables.

Chicken Adana
$16.95

Hand chopped chicken seasoned with spicy red bell peppers, parsley, garlic and char grilled. Served with rice and vegetables.

Mixed Grill
$27.95

Combination of fresh kebabs served with rice and vegetables.

Vegetable Casserole
$14.5

Mixed sauteed vegetables baked in tomato sauce and served with rice.

Baby Okra
$14.5

Baby okra cooked with tomato, celery, onion, carrots, green and red pepper and garlic served with rice.

Sultan's Delight
$21.95

A classic Ottoman dish made with smoked eggplant puree mixed with flour, milk and mozzarella cheese. Served with chicken or lamb on top.

Chicken Sote
$18.95

A delicate combination of chicken breast, onions, green peppers and tomatoes.

Lamb Sote
$21.95

Small diced pieces of lamb sauteed with fresh tomatoes, onions and green peppers.

Beef Kebab
$18.95

Cubes of beef tenderloin.

Sandwiches

Lamb Shish Sandwich
$11

Served with lettuce, sliced tomatoes and sauce on the side.

Lamb Adana Sandwich
$9

Served with lettuce, sliced tomatoes and sauce on the side.

Chicken Shish Sandwich
$9

Served with lettuce, sliced tomatoes and sauce on the side.

Barbequed Meatballs Sandwich
$9

Served with lettuce, sliced tomatoes and sauce on the side.

Chicken Adana Sandwich
$9

Served with lettuce, sliced tomatoes and sauce on the side.

Falafel Sandwich
$7.5

Served with lettuce, sliced tomatoes and sauce on the side.

Seafood

Grilled Salmon
$19.95

Grilled fillet of fresh salmon served with mixed greens and shredded carrots.

Mediterranean Sea Bass
$24

Whole Mediterranean sea bass char grilled and served with mixed greens and shredded carrots.

Grilled Trout
$19.95

Fresh rainbow trout char grilled and served with mixed greens and shredded carrots.

Royal Dorado
$24

Fish char grilled and served with mixed greens and shredded carrots.

Grilled Shrimp
$22

Grilled jumbo shrimp skewered and served with mixed greens, shredded carrots and grilled vegetables.

Salmon Kebab
$19.95

Fresh vine leaves stuffed with chunks of marinated salmon, char grilled and served with mixed greens and shredded carrots.

Sides

Smoky Eggplant Puree
$10.95

Grilled Chicken
$8.5

Grilled Salmon
$10

Grilled Shrimp
$11

Grilled Calamari
$8.5

Mixed Pickles
$6.95

French Fries
$5.5

Plain Yogurt
$4.95

Black Olives
$4.95

30 pieces.

Sliced Cucumber
$4.95

Grilled Tomato
$4.95

Grilled Jalapeno
$4.95

Sliced Carrots
$4.95

Red Cabbage
$4.95

Plain Rice
$4.95

Extra Cheese
$2.5

1 Piece Bread
$1

Yogurt Sauce
$0.75

Tahini Sauce
$0.75

Mustard
$0.75

Ketchup
$0.75

Hot Sauce
$0.75

Desserts

Baklava
$5.95

Baked thin layers of filo dough stuffed with pistachios and walnuts flavored with lemon and orange zest light syrup.

Kadayif
$5.95

Baked shredded wheat stuffed with pistachios and walnuts flavored with honey syrup.

Rice Pudding
$5.95

Oven baked creamy casserole rice pudding with cinnamon.

Turkish Custard
$5.95

Slightly caramelized milk custard.