Best Central Asian Cuisine in Chicago

Appetizers

Samsy

$4.00 Samsy Chicken

Baked pie stuffed with chopped chicken and onions.


Blinchiki

$1.00 Blinchiki

Russian style small light pancake served with sour crème.


Stuffed Blini

$3.00 Stuffed Blini

Russian style small light stuffed pancake. It can stuffed with (ground beef, vegetables or tvorog)


Blini-Plate

$3.00 Blini Plate

3 pancakes served with a choice of jam, peanut butter


hummus

$3.50 Hummus

Mushed chickpeas blended with tahini, olive oil, lemon juice and garlic.


Pirojki

$2.00 Pirojki

Deep fried pie with mashed potatoes



Salads

Korean Carrot

$4.00 Carrot Salad

Spicy carrot with garlic mixed in extra virgin olive oil.


Fresh-Salad

$4.00 Fresh Salad

Fresh lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers mixed in extra virgin olive oil.


avacado_salad

$5.50 Avacado Salad

Avocados, tomatoes and cucumbers seasoned with salt and pepper


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$3.50 Coleslaw

Finely shredded raw cabbage salad.



Entrees

Lagman

$12.00 or small $8.00 Lagman / Ganfan

Sliced vegetables and stewed beef served with Hand Pulled Noodles or Rice.


Kotlety (beef)

$11.00 or small $8.00 Kotlety (Beef)

Meat patties served with a choice of side dish.


Manty

$12.00 or small $8.00 Manty

Steamed dumplings stuffed with freshly chopped beef and onions.


Plov

$11.00 or small $8.00 Plov

Freshly cut fried beef, served with steamed rice, carrots, onions and chopped garlic


Pelmeni

$12.00 or small $8.00 Pelmeni

Homemade triangular dumplings stuffed with ground beef and onions served with yogurt sauce.


Shashlik-Plate

Lamb $15.00/small $8.00
Chicken $11.00/small $8.00
Beef $13.00/small $8.00
Shashlik Plate

2 skewers (1 Skewer Small) of grilled choice of marinated tender juicy cubes of Lamb, Chicken or Beef served with a choice of side dish.


panfriedmanty

$12.00 Manty Pan Fried

Steamed and pan fried Manty traditional steamed dumplings with chopped beef and onions


kuurdak

Beef $13.00/Chicken $11.00 Kuurdak

Traditional Kyrgyz dish. Stewed meat with potatoes and onions.


lulakebab

large $12.00/small $9.00 Lula Kebab

Spiced ground beef formed into skewers, grilled and served with rice and salad.


ashlyanfu

Reg. $10.00 / small $8.00 Ashlan Foo

A spicy dish made with cold noodles, jelly, vinegar, eggs and chives, served cold.


Pelmeni-Pan-fried

$12.00 Pelmeni Pan fried

Pan fried homemade triangular dumplings stuffed with ground beef and onions.


Lamb-Steak

$13.00 Lamb Steak

Grilled lamb round bone steak served with a choice of side dish and salad


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$12.00 Frikase

Tender Chicken dish cooked with mushrooms


Beef-Jarovnya

Beef $14.00/Chicken $11.00 Jarovnya

Pan fried meat cooked with fresh vegetables served with side of rice.


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Rice $11.00
Grechka $13.00
Goulash

Seasoned stew of meat and vegetables served over rice or grechka



Soups

Shorpo

$7.50 Kuurma Shorpo

Big pieces of lamb with red potatoes, garlic and scallion.


Kesme

large $7.00/small $5.00 Kesme/Mastava

Noodle or Rice soup with freshly cut beef, potatoes, peppers, carrots, tomatoes and garlic.


Chicken-Noodle

large $6.50/small $4.50 Chicken Noodle Soup

A classic chicken soup with pieces of vegetables and noodles


pelmeni_soup

large $7.50/small $4.50 Pelmeni Soup

Homemade triangular dumplings in a clear broth.


Lentil-Soup

large $6.50/small $4.50 Lentil Soup

Hearty and filling yet light and vegetarian thick soup.



Side Dishes

Side Dishes

Fries $3.00
Steamed Rice $2.00
Homemade Mashed Potatoes $2.50
Fresh Salad $3.50
Cole Slaw $2.50
Hummus $2.00



Breakfast & Kasha

Turkish-Breakfast-Plate

$11.00 Breakfast Plate

Bread, butter, jam, olives, fried eggs with sudjuk, Turkish cheese, tomatoes, cucumbers, black tea or fruit juice.


Kasha

$7.00 Kasha

(A dish made of any kind of grains boiled in milk.)
Risovaya (Rice) $7.00
Mannaya (Farina) $7.00
Ovsyanaya (Oats) $7.00
Pshennaya (Millet) $7.00