Oleana


MEZE

Fried Shishitos, Almonds, Sobrassata and Rosemary   7

Grilled Pita, Red Pepper, Pomegranate Molasses and Nigella Seed   3

Deviled Eggs, Tuna and Black Olive   6

Warm Buttered Hummus, Basturma and Tomato   6

Whipped Feta, Sweet and Hot Peppers    5

Pan-Fried Kalamata Olives, Tomato and Za’atar   6

Cacik—Garlic Yogurt, Cucumber, Spinach and Mint   8

Octopus Saganaki—Feta Polenta, Sweet Pepper and Olive Salad   14

Spinach Falafel, Tahini Sauce, Beet Yogurt and Cress   12

Spicy Fideos, Chickpeas, Swiss Chard and Orange Aioli   8

Fatoush—Fennel, Cucumber, Peas, Crispy Pita and Sumac   11

Fried Mussels, Hot Peppers and Turkish Tarator Sauce   13

Sultan’s Delight—Tamarind Beef, Smokey Eggplant Purée and Pinenut   14

Vermont Quail Kebob, Baharat Spice, Barberries and Pistachio   13

Chard Sarma—Greek Sausage, Barley, Green Olive and Onion Crema   9

N.E.C. Basturma, Asparagus, Goat Cheese and Pumpkin Seeds   12

Sugar Snaps, Tahini Brown Butter, Crispy Lentils, Walnuts and Mint   8

Lamb and Grape Leaf Tart—Cumin, Orange, Orzo and Spicy Feta   11

Nettle Pie, Tomato Brown Butter, Yogurt and Turkish Spices   9

Moussaka—Tahini and Favas   12

 

FISH

Bluefish Brik, Meyer Lemon Aioli, Pickled Pea Salad and Pea Greens   26

Soft-Shell Crab, Red Pepper Broth, Radish, Spring Onion, Sesame and Pistachio   26

Scallops, Saffron-Leek Musakhan, Sumac and Almond   24

 

Meat

Lamb Tagine—Fresh Peas, Harissa Goat Cheese and Cilantro   28

Lemon Chicken, Za’atar and Turkish Cheese Pancake   25

Duck Fatteh—Crushed Beet, Hazelnuts, Fiddle Heads, Crispy Pita and Garlic Yogurt  25

Sides

Dark Leafy Greens and Toum   6

Flattened Potatoes, Lemon and Oregano   6

 

Vegetable Tasting Menu – MEZE & DESSERT   $40


EXECUTIVE CHEF   Ana Sortun
CHEF DE CUISINE   Cara Chigazola-Tobin
PASTRY CHEF   Molly Rabideau
EXECUTIVE PASTRY CHEF   Maura Kilpatrick

Glossary

BARBERRY—red berry that is tart like a cranberry, BASTURMA—cured beef, BRIK—paper thin crepe, FATOUSH—crispy pita salad, FATTEH—toasted bread with yogurt topping, FIDEOS—crushed, toasted vermicelli, KEBOB—grilled or roasted meat, LABNE—really thick yogurt, MEZE—small plates that are perfect to share, MOUSSAKA—lamb and eggplant pie, MUSAKHAN—baked flatbread with onions and sumac, N.E.C.—New England Charcuterie from Waltham, SAGANAKI—casserole, SARMA—wrapped, rolled or embraced like a dolma, SOBRASADA—spreadable chorizo, TAGINE—North African spiced stew, TAHINI—sesame butter or paste, TARATOR—almond and garlic sauce, TOUM—garlic sauce, ZA’ATAR—wild herb similar to thyme, blended sesame seeds and sumac