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Cedar's Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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SANDWICH WRAPS‎
Any additions or substitutions will be an additional charge.
Shawarma
Tender beef sirloin marinated w/ rich spices & slowly rotisserie w/ grilled tomatoes & onion, topped w/ parsley & tahini wrapped in a thin pita.
Chicken Shawarma
Richly marinated chicken cooked to perfection on a rotisserie w/ grilled tomatoes & onion, topped w/ romaine lettuce & tahini wrapped in thin pita.
Kafta
Charbroiled ground steak w/ fresh parsley & onion, lightly seasoned w/ grilled tomatoes & topped w/ hummus & parsley wrapped in thin pita.
Falafel
A savory fava & chickpea patty infused w/ mediterranean spices, topped w/ lettuce, tomatoes & tahini wrapped in thin pita. *
Veggie
Taste hummus topped w/ rich tabouli & fresh lettuce & other veggies, all wrapped in a thin pita. *
Gyros
Tender slices of lamb accompanied by cucumber sauce, lettuce, tomato, & onion wrapped on a thick pita.
Chicken Gyros
Tender slices of chicken accompanied by cucumber sauce, lettuce, tomato & onion wrapped on a thick pita.
Shish Taouk
Grilled garlic chicken w/ flavored seasonings topped w/ romaine lettuce, tomatoes, & garlic sauce wrapped in a thin pita.
Kibbeh
Charbroiled ground steak mixed w/ bulgar wheat, stuffed w/ seasoned meat, onion & pine nuts all baked & topped w/ romaine lettuce & tomatoes wrapped in a thin pita.
SKEWERS‎
The Renee Shish Taouk
One skewer of grilled garlic chicken w/ flavored seasonings on a bed of romaine lettuce w/ seasoned grilled vegetables or basmati rice, topped w/ garlic sauce, pine nuts, & parsley.
Kafta
One skewer of charbroiled ground steak w/ fresh parsley & onion, lightly seasoned, on a bed of romaine lettuce w/ seasoned grilled vegetables or basmati rice, topped w/ hummus, pine nuts, & parsley.
SOUPS‎
Small
Large
Chicken Soup
Tender chicken breast, rice, carrots & tomato paste boiled to perfection.
Small
Large
Mixed Bean Soup
A‎ combination of mixed beans cooked w/ onion & wheat bulgar.
TRADITIONAL SALADS‎
Small
Large
Tabouli
A specialty made w/ fresh parsley, finely chopped onions, bulgar wheat & tomatoes w/ olive oil, lemon juice & spices for added taste.
Small
Large
House
Crisp romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, & parsley served w/ the house specialty dressing of minced garlic, lemon juice & olive oil.
Small
Large
Fatoush
Crisp romaine lettuce, tomatoes, onions, parley, green bell peppers, cucumbers, topped w/ toasted pita & garlic dressing.
Small
Large
Greek Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce, olives, feta cheese, tomatoes, pepperoncini, & onion all served w/ a side of greek dressing.
Small
Large
"The Lourdes" Tomato Salad
Feta cheese, tomatoes, & onion all served w/ a side of greek dressing.
SPECIALITY SALADS‎
Small
Large
"The Pam" Greek Gyro Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce, olives, feta cheese, tomatoes, pepperoncini, & onion topped w/ your choice of garlic chicken or lamb gyro meat slices & served w/ a side of greek dressing, cucumber sauce & gyro bread all around.
Small
Large
"The Dr. Rita" Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce, tomatoes, onions, parley, green bell peppers, cucumbers, topped w/ toasted pita, sumac, garlic chicken & garlic dressing.
Small
Large
Shawarma Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, & parsley topped w/ tender marinated beef sirloin & served w/ the house specialty dressing of minced garlic, lemon juice & olive oil.
SIDES‎
Small
Large
Hummus
A chickpea dip mixed w/ garlic, lemon juice & tahini served w/ pita. *
Small
Large
Baba Ghannouj
Smoked eggplant dip mixed w/ garlic, lemon & tahini served w/ pita.
$3.00
$6.00
Vegetable Grape Leaves
Grape‎ leaves stuffed w/ rice, tomatoes, onion & lemon
Kibbeh
Baked ground sirlion mixed w/ bulgar wheat stuffed w/ seasoned meat, onion & pine nuts.
Falafel
Fava & chickpea patty infused w/ mediterranean spices, served w/ lettuce, tomatoes & tahini. *
Foole
Fava beans marinated in garlic, lemon juice, & olive oil dressing. *
Lentils & Rice
Lentil, rice cooked in olive oil & w/ caramelized onion
Soup & Salad
Small soup & your choice of a small traditional salad.
DINNERS‎
All served w/ rice & your choice of a traditional salad
Shish Taouk
Two skewers of grilled garlic chicken & flavored seasonings w/ grilled tomatoes & onions, garnished w/ parsley, garlic sauce, & pine nuts.
Shawarma
Tender shredded beef sirloin marinated w/ rich spices &slowly cooked on a rotisserie.
Chicken Shawarma
Richly marinated chicken cooked to perfection on a rotisserie.
Kibbeh
Baked charbroiled ground steak mixed w/ bulgar wheat, stuffed w/ seasoned meat, onion & pine nuts, garnished w/ parsley, tahini, & pine nuts.
Vegetarian
A mixture of grilled vegetables accompanied w/ stuffed grape leaves, garnished w/ parsley, tahini, & pine nuts. *
Kafta
Two‎ skewers of charbroiled ground steak w/ fresh parsley & onion, lightly seasoned, w/ grilled tomatoes & onions, garnished w/ parsley, hummus, & pine nuts.
Gyro
Tender slices of lamb accompanied w/ cucumber sauce, lettuce, & tomatoes.
Falafel
A savory fava & chickpea patty infused w/ mediterranean spices, topped w/ parsley, tomatoes & tahini. *
DESSERTS & DRINKS‎
Soda
Turkish Coffee
Coffee
Ice Tea
Lemonade
Arnold Palmer
$4.00
$2.00
Baklava
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to the pre-Valentine. The food, wine and service were outstanding. The prawns and lamb lollipops were exquisite. The entrees were glorious. The desserts were decadent. Overall a taste adventure!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank marosari00
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

AMAZING!! We ordered the cheese roll for an appetizer and it was sooo freaking good! I'm not sure if we actually breathed before we ate it all. Haha. Then we both got a gyro and it too was amazing. The pita was perfect and fresh...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank elizgangsta
Reviewed December 6, 2018

For personal preferences we were not comfortable with the small tables and noise level at lunch today, but the food was notably good and the servers helpful and pleasant. Started with a trio plate of stuffed grape leaves, foole and falafal. Foole was fabulous. Best...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SmileyinPB
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

We don’t eat out often but this is one of our favorites. It’s more expensive then other places but worth it. We usually order a lamb dish and grilled vegetables. Sometimes they don’t have things because it’s made fresh and sales out. Menu is small...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 935kimberlyw
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Cesar’s Cafe- North Melbourne- 5 Stars "Food is an experience of a person's life journey." --Chef Toni The Post Commons strip mall is home to Bacco Wine and Grill and Cedar's Cafe. Cedar's Cafe has been there for an eternity in the restaurant business, in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BigBoyDiningOut
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Cedar's stands out to us in the sea of Melbourne pubs, Mexican restaurants, Chinese take-out, and beachy grills. The food is creative and it's obviously a family restaurant, which we appreciate. The decor inside is also very nice, good for a date. The only downside...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank srinva
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Cedar's is one of those hidden restaurants that only the locals know about. Its food is consistently fresh and delicious. Their tabouli is the best ever. The falafel is amazing. Never disappointed with any dish. Make sure you have the Turkish coffee with your meal.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BillV475
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Cedar’s Cafe is my favorite place to go when I want lamb. Of corse they have other items but that’s my favorite thing to have there. It the only place I care to eat baklava so far also. The owners a friendly. This small establishment...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank CVtravel
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The hamburger that is being voted on was great (a little high priced)!! The service was excellent! I suggest they advertise more and perhaps, lower their prices.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Had the opportunity to finally visit this spot. Intimate indoor dining lends to a very personal experience with your server. There is also outdoor seating available. Menu contained varying vegetarian and meat choices including burgers. My friend and I both settled on what could be...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ericab50
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