Lalibela at 37 E 29th St New York, NY 10016

Phone: (646) 454-0913

Address: 37 E 29th St New York, NY 10016

African Ethiopian

Appetizers

Yemser Sambusa
$3.5

Two thin shells hand-wrapped and stuffed with a combination of lentils, onions, peppers and herbs.

Spinach Sambusa
$3.5

Two thin shells hand-wrapped and stuffed with a combination of spinach, onions, peppers and herbs.

Yesiga Sambusa
$3.5

Two thin shells hand-wrapped and stuffed with a blend of minced beef, onions, peppers and herbs.

Kefta
$4

Meatballs made from lean ground beef, a blend of traditional herbs and spices, onions and crushed peppers.

Salads

Lalibela Selata
$5

Romaine lettuce, green onions, green peppers, cucumbers and tomatoes served with house dressing.

Ye Keyser Selata
$6

Red beets, tomato, carrots, potatoes, onion and green peppers served with house dressing.

Tomato Salad
$4.5

Ethiopian style salad; onions, tomatoes, cabbage, cucumbers and sliced jalapenos served with house dressing

Vegetarian & Vegan Dishes

Yemser Azifah (Lentil Salad)
$7

A salad of green lentils, chopped onions and jalapeno pepper, seasoned with ginger, garlic, white pepper, lemon and mustard seed.

Yemser Wat
$7.5

Lentil cooked with chopped onions, garlic, ginger, olive oil and mild berbere sauce (traditionally spiced pepper)

Ater Kik
$7.5

Yellow split peas cooked in specially flavored mild sauce.

Gomen
$8

Collard green sauteed with onions, fresh garlic, ginger and spices.

Defen Yemiser Wat
$8

Green lentils slowly cooked in a flavorful mild sauce with a blend of spices.

Duba Wat
$8

A savory stew of butternut squash prepared with garlic, ginger, onions, peppers, and spices

Diblik Atkilt
$8.5

Green beans, zucchini, carrots, green peppers and onions. Sauteed in garlic, ginger and tomatoes.

Tikil Gomen
$8.5

Delicious curried vegetable stew made with carrots, potatoes, cabbage, peppers and onions.

Shuro
$8.5

Highly seasoned chickpeas in berbere sauce.

Inguday Tibs
$8.5

Mushrooms sauteed with onions and mild berbere sauce.

Quosta
$8

Spinach sauteed with onions, fresh garlic, ginger and spices.

Ye-Shembera Asa Wat
$8.5

Ground chickpea dumplings molded and cooked in berbere sauce.

Okra
$9

Okra stew w/carrots a mild sauce of onions and fresh garlic.

Combination Platters

Vegetarian/Vegan
$11.5

Choose a combination of any four vegetarian entrees. (Per person)

Meat Dishes - Beef

Full regular entrees: order one entree per person, then choose two sides per table (#7 to 12)..

Zilzil Tibs
$12

Tender lean beef strips lean beef sauteed with homemade awaze sauce, peppers, rosemary,onions and herbs..

Lalibela Special Tibs
$12

Cubed tender beef marinated with our special sauce sauteed with onion, rosemary, tomato, jalapeno and fresh garlic

Awaze Tibs
$11.5

Cubed beef tender marinated and cooked with onion, tomato, jalapeño touch of fresh garlic and berbere sauce.

Minchet Abish
$11

Finely minced beef simmered in a berbere stew.

Regular Kitfo
$11

Beef tartar seasoned with our herbal butter, mitmita and cardamom; it can be ordered medium or well done.

Kitfo
$11.5

Beef tartar seasoned with our herbal butter and mitmita, cardamom and house made cottage cheese; it can be ordered medium or well done.

Gored Gored
$11.5

Beef brisket mixed with lalibela made awaze sauce, diced onion, jalapeno and our herbal butter; it can be ordered medium or well done.

Yesega Wat
$11.5

Tender pieces of beef braised very slowly in green-pepper laced butter sauce seasoned with ginger and berbere (red pepper. sauce.

Yesega Alicha Wat
$11.5

Tender pieces of beef braised very slowly in green-pepper laced butter sauce seasoned with w carrots, potatoes, ginger, rosemary, potatoes and jalapeno pepper. Mild.

Meat Dishes - Lamb

Yebeg Tibs
$11.5

Lamb sauteed with onion, pepper, tomato, a touch of butter cooked together.

Yebeg Dereke Tibs
$12.5

Lamb sauteed in purified butter and seasoned with onions and green peppers.

Lalibela Special Tibs
$12

Cubed tender lamb marinated with our special sauce sauteed with onion, rosemary, tomato, jalapeno touch of fresh garlic.

Meat Dishes - Chicken

Doro Tibs
$11

Boneless pieces of chicken sauteed in seasoned butter, awaze sauce, hot peppers, and onions.

Doro Wat
$11.5

Tender chicken marinated in lemon sauteed in seasoned butter and stewed in a red pepper sauce, flavored with onions, garlic and ginger r with a pinch of cardamoms and nutmeg.

Doro Alicha
$11.5

Tender chicken as above but in mild sauce.

Meat Dishes - Seafood

All entrees served with injera (ethiopian flat bread) rice is also available upon request $2.00.

Shrimp Tibs
$12.5

Shrimp marinated in herb sauce, jalapeno, garlic and ginger roots, onion and fresh tomatoes.

Assa Tibs
$13

Tilapia marinated in fresh lemon juice and garlic, sauteed with onions and green peppers.