Empanada Mama Express at 189 East Houston Street New York, NY 10009

Phone: (212) 673-0300

Address: 189 East Houston Street New York, NY 10009

Cuban

Salads

Avocado Salad
$9.95

Avocado, cucumber, tomato, romaine and iceberg lettuces, cilantro and scallions, with either cumin dressing or a mustard vinaigrette

Endive Salad
$9.95

Romaine lettuce, red cabbage, endive, arugula with fresh lemon, olive oil, mustard, red wine vinegar, cayanne and shallots dressing

Greek Salad
$9.95

Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, kalamata olives, red onion, imported feta cheese, oregano with house vinaigrette

Persephone Salad
$9.95

Arugula, watercress, chicory and romaine, red onion, grapes, toasted walnuts, olive oil and red wine vinegar

Ensalada Peque A
$5.5

Small green salad

Soup

Soup of the Day
$7

Mediterranean white Beans
$7.25

Add a spanish chorizo $2.50, lowfat, dairy free

Butternut Squash
$7.25

With a hint of ginger lowfat

Chicken
$7.95

Colombian style chicken soup with a side of white rice dairy free

Sancocho De Cola
$11.25

Home made colombian style oxtail soup. Prepared with yucca, green plantains, slices of corn on the cob, recaito, cilantro and onions with a side of white rice dairy free

Entrees

Arroz Con Camarones
$14.75

Special for wednesday and friday, colombian style shrimps mixed with sofrito sauce, seasoned yellow rice, peas, onions and carrots. Served with house salad. Comes with green and red salsa

Arroz Con Pollo
$13.25

Colombian style boneless chicken mixed with sofrito sauce, seasoned yellow rice, peas, onions and red peppers. Served with maduros fried sweet plantains, comes with green and red salsa

Tamales
$10.5

Traditional homemade colombian style tamales wrapped in a banana leaf pork or chicken. Comes with green and red salsa

Pollo Guisado
$13

Latin style chicken stew cooked slowly in sofrito sauce, yellow peppers, potato and garlic. Served with white or yellow rice

Pollo A La Plancha
$15.45

Marinated chicken breast seasoned with traditional latin herbs and spices grilled to perfection. Served with white or yellow rice, black or red beans, salad and chimichurri sauce

Palomilla A La Plancha
$16.75

Grilled sirloin, marinated with traditional latin herbs and spices. Served with white or yellow rice, black or red beans, salad and chimichurri sauce

Entrana A La Plancha
$16.95

Grilled skirt steak marinated with traditional herbs and spices. Served with white or yellow rice, black or red beans, salad and chimichurri sauce

Chuleta Empanizada
$15.25

Fried breaded pork chop, cooked golden and crispy on the outside, and soft and tender on the inside. Served with a side of white or yellow rice, black or red beans and salad

Mexi Burger
$9.5

8oz. Burger, toasted bun, chipotle mayo, pickeld jalapenos, lettuce, tomato, red onions, avocado. Served with home made potato chips

Mexi Burger
$1.25

Add cheddar, mozzarella or brie cheese

Mexi-Burger Only
$7.5

Tapas

Typical Colombian Breakfast
$7.25

Scrambled eggs with tomatoes and scallions. Served with white rice mixed with red beans and arepa. Add grilled colombian sausage - $2.95

9Th Ave Breakfast
$7.75

Scrambled eggs with melted cheddar cheese served with grilled hot dogs and our delicious home fries

Cheesesteak Fritata
$7.5

Served with yucca fries

Guacamole
$7.25

With plantain chips regular, mild, or hot

Yuca Frita
$7.25

Fried cassava served with guacamole sauce

Tostones
$7.25

Mashed fried green plantains, served with garlic puree

Maduros
$5.75

Fried sweet plantains

Veal and Rice Balls
$7.25

With lemon mushroom sauce and a splash of our albarino wine from galicia, spain

Colombian Sausage
$4.95

With griddle cake and lemon

Homemade Cassava
$4.95

Mashed yuca dough stuffed with ground beef or oven roasted pork comes with green and red salsa

Sweet Corn Tamales
$5.95

With mozzarella extra mozzarella - $0.75

Zapiekanka
$6.95

Sauteed mushrooms and onions, salt and pepper, over a baguette topped with brie cheese and parsley

Arepas

Traditional south american white corn pattie stuffed with your choice of: Each arepa comes with green and red salsa make your own special arepa - add on or mix and match additional toppings - add $0.75, add avocado $3.25

Shredded Beef
$5.95

Shredded Chicken
$5.95

Cheese
$5.95

Ham
$5.95

Pork
$5.95

Ground Beef
$5.95

Spinach
$5.95

Plain Arepa
$3.5

Empanadas - Wheat Flour

Desayuno Colombiano
$2.7

Breakfast empanada available anytime colombian sausage, cheddar cheese, eggs and spanish onion

Desayuno Americano
$2.7

Breakfast emapanadas available anytime top round steak, cheddar cheese, eggs, spanish onion and a latin twist

Huevos Pericos
$2.7

Breakfast emapanadas available anytime tomatoes, eggs and scallion

Brasil
$2.8

Traditional brazilian style empanada with ground beef, olives, sauteed onions, and potatoes

Spicy Chicken
$2.8

Chunks of chicken breast slowly cooked in mama s special picante sauce

Reggaeton
$2.8

Caribbean style roast pork with sofrito seasoned yellow rice and gandules peas

Cheesesteak
$2.8

Skirt steak with mozzarella cheese and a latin twist

Mambo Italiano
$2.7

Roasted italian sweet sausage with red and green peppers, onions, mozzarella cheese and a touch of tomato sauce

Americano
$2.7

Juicy hot dog with cheddar cheese

Shredded Beef
$2.7

With onion, slowly cooked beef marinated in traditional colombian spices

Beef & Broccoli Teriyaki
$2.7

Strips of beef sauteed with a teriyaki sauce and broccoli

Shredded Chicken
$2.7

All-white chicken breast slowly cooked with sofrito sauce

Cheese
$2.7

A simple and delicious empanada stuffed with mozzarella cheese

Ham and Cheese
$2.7

Mama s ham and cheese melt

Chicken & Broccoli Teriyaki
$2.7

Pieces of chicken breast sautéed with a teriyaki sauce and broccoli

Viagra
$3

Mama s seafood stew with shrimps, scallops, and crab meat

Hawaiian
$2.7

Pieces of ham with sauteed pineapples and mozzarella cheese

Cheeseburger
$2.7

Ground beef cooked in traditional latin spices with cheddar cheese

Cuban
$2.7

Slowly roasted pork, ham with mozzarella cheese and a touch of sofrito sauce

Pernil
$2.7

Marinated pork slowly roasted to perfection

Tuna Jalape O
$2.7

Albacore tuna with jalapenos

TJC
$2.7

Mama s tuna melt with cheddar cheese and jalapenos

Polish
$2.7

Polish sausage kielbasa sauteed with sauerkraut

Pizza
$2.7

Tomato sauce and cheese

Pepperoni Pizza
$2.7

Slices of pepperoni with tomato sauce and cheese

Spinach & Cheese
$2.7

Mozzarella with sauteed spinach

Empanadas - Oven Baked Wheat Flour

Beef
$2.7

Ground beef sauted with onions, latin herbs and spices

Shredded Chicken
$2.7

Sauted chicken with sofrito sauce and red peppers

Mushrooms
$2.7

Sauteed portobello & white mushrooms with onions

Greek Spinach Pie
$2.7

Classic greek style empanada with spinach and feta cheese

Greek Sausage Pie
$2.7

Greek sausage in traditional mediterranean spices

Empanadas - Corn Flour

Ground Beef
$2.65

Traditional colombian style ground beef

Chorizo
$2.65

Ground pork sausage with classic latin herbs and spices

Shredded Chicken
$2.65

Traditional colombian style chicken with peas and carrots

Veggie
$2.65

Steamed potatoes, carrots and lima beans

Cheese
$2.65

A colombian classic corn empanada stuffed with mozzarella

Broccoli and Cheese
$2.65

Mozzarella cheese and sauteed broccoli

Rice and Beans
$2.65

White rice and red beans

Chili and Beef
$2.65

Slowly cooked ground beef with latin style spices and chili peppers

Empanadas - Dessert Wheat Flour

Add to your dessert empanada - $2.75, a scoop of vanilla ice cream whipped cream chocolate syrup caramel syrup

Romeo and Juliet
$2.8

Guava with mozzarella cheese

Belgian Milk Chocolate and Banana
$2.8

Figs, Caramel and Cheese
$2.8

Sweet Plantains and Cheese
$2.8

Mashed sweet plantains with mozzarella cheese

USA
$2.8

Apples and cinnamon

Elvis
$2.8

Peanut butter and bananas

Caramel and Cheese
$2.8

Belgian Milk Chocolate
$2.8

Specialty Arepas

Mozzarepa
$5.95

Sweet corn griddle cake with bits of melted mozzarella cheese

Cubana
$6.75

Sofrito seasoned roast pork, ham, cuban style black beans and mozzarella cheese

Spicy Chicken
$6.75

Slowly cooked chicken breast in mama s picante sauce. Add on cheese for $0.75 more

Ham and Cheese
$6.75

A delicious ham and cheese melt

Cheeseburger
$6.75

Ground beef cooked in traditional latin spices with cheddar cheese

Cheese Steak
$6.75

Top round with mozzarella, red bell pepper, spanish onion and a latin twist

Sides

Red or Green Salsa
$0.25

Xsm 1 oz, sm 8oz, med 16oz, lg 32oz. Salsas will be served with empanadas, arepas, cassavas, arroz con pollo, arroz con camarones and tamales only.

Rice White or Yellow
$2.95

Beans Red or Black
$3.5

Plantain Chips
$2.25

Garlic Puree
$0.75

Chimichurri Sauce
$0.75

Chipotle Mayo
$0.95

Desserts

Flan
$4.5

Traditional colombian style flan

Fresh Fruit Platter
$4.95

Watermelon, apples, oranges and grapes add organic agave nectar $0.95

Natural Fruit Shakes

Add romaine lettuce - spinach - cucumber, made with either milk or water add ice cream to your natural fruit shake - $0.95 per scoop additional flavor - $0.50

Guava
$4.45

Green Orange
$4.45

Blackberry
$4.45

Soursop
$4.45

Strawberry
$4.45

Pineapple
$4.45

Passion Pruit
$4.45

Papaya
$4.45

Mango
$4.45

Banana Milkshake
$4.45

Hot Beverages

Homemade Hot Apple Cider
$4

With cloves and cinnamon stick add ice cream $0.95 with vanilla or hazelnut syrup $0.50

Tea
$2.25

Cafe Con Leche
$3.95

Cafe Mocha
$3.95

Espresso
$2.5

Cappuccino
$3.95

Vanilla Cappuccino
$4

Hazelnut Cappuccino
$4

Colombian Hot Chocolate
$2.95

Cold Beverages

Salpicon
$4.25

Home made - mixed fresh fruit cocktail made with: Grapes, apples, watermelon, melon, bananas

Iced Tea
$2.5

Home made with honey and lemon

Lemonade
$2.5

Home made

Mint Lemonade
$3

Home made

Watermelon Lemonade
$3

Home made

Cherry Lemonade
$3

Home made

Sodas - Cans
$2.5

Coke, diet coke, sprite, ginger ale

Postobon Sodas
$2.5

Colombiana, apple, sparkling

Juices
$2.5

Passion fruit, mango

Tropicana Orange Juice
$2.5

Malta
$2.5

Poland Spring Water
$2

Iced Cappuccino
$3.5