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Shirin Cafe

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CUISINES
Russian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout

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Menu

SALADS & COLD APPETIZERS‎
8.95
"Rendezvous" Salad
Combination Of Veggies And Meat Mixed In Front Of You
8.95
Veal Tongue Or Basturma
Served With Horse-Radish / Dried Veal Cut
7.95
King's Herring
Served With Onions And Home Style Potato
6.95
Eggplant Caviar
Sauteed Vegetables With Spices (Served Cold)
11.95
Pickled Vegetable Plate
Beet Pickled Cabbage, Pickled Watermelon, Tomatoes And Cucumbers
6.95
Bademjan
Fried Eggplants Stacked With Tomatoes With Zesty Flavor
9.95
Greek Salad
Lettuce, Onion, Tomato, Olives, Cucumber and Feta Cheese Topped With Olive Oil
7.95
Caucasian Tomato
Tomato With Fresh Greens and Cheese On The Top
6.95
Armenian Red Bean Salad
Mixed With Diced Basturma, Fried Onions, Garlic And Crushed Walnuts
8.95
"Bakhor" Salad
Diced Fresh Vegetables With Fresh Greens, Onion and Peppers
SOUPS‎
6.95
Shurpa
National Uzbek Lamb Soup With Vegetables
6.95
Lagman
Homemade Pasta In Broth With Lamb And Vegetables
5.95
Borsch
Red Beet Soup With Meat
6.95
Mastava
Spicy Uzbek Soup With Rice
5.95
Chicken Soup
With Homemade Dumplings
HOT APPETIZERS‎
7.95
Vareniki (Pirogi) ( 8pc.)
With Potato Russian Style
6.95
Chuchvara (Dumplings) ( 12pc.)
Served Boiled Or Fried
2.95
Samsa (Large) With Meat (1pc)
Homemade Puff Pastry Stuffed With Meat
2.00
Samsa (Small) With Meat (1pc)
Homemade Puff Pastry Stuffed With Meat
2.00
Samsa With Pumpkin
Homemade‎ Puff Pastry Stuffed With Pumpkin
2.95
Hachapuri
Puff Pastry With Three Cheeses And Greens
5.95
Kutabi ( 2pc.)
Thin‎ Dough Stuffed With Greens Or Meat
5.95
Chebureki ( 2pc.)
Juicy Fried Patty With Meat
7.95
Manti ( 4pc., 45 Min. Order )
Steamed‎ Dumplings Stuffed With Seasoned Lamb
MAIN COURSES‎
10.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Armenian Dolma
Meat Stuffed Grape Leaves
10.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Uzbek Plov
Yellow Rice With Meat And Carrots
14.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Beefstroganoff
Fried Beef Strips In Tomato Sause
15.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Chicken "Tabaka"
Sauteed Cornish Hen With Piquant Sauce
13.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Quail With Meat
Two Lamb Stuffed Birds Prepared On The Charcoal
11.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Liver Shish Kebab
Veal Liver On The Skewer
17.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Lamb Shish Kebab
Marinated‎ Eastern Style
18.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Fish Shish Kebab
From The Recipe Book Of Great Emir
14.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Chicken Shish Kebab
Marinated‎ Boneless
15.95
White Rice 1.95
Mixed Veg 1.95
Mashed 2.95
Home Style Potato 2.95
Pork Shish Kebab
Lean And Tender
DRINKS & DESERT‎
2.00
Pepsi
2.00
Diet Pepsi
2.00
Sprite
2.00
Iced Tea
3.00
Pellegrino
3.00
Borjomi
2.00
Homemade Fruit Drink (Glass)
Made‎ From Fresh Cranberry
8.00
Homemade Fruit Drink (Pitcher)
Made From Fresh Cranberry
1.50
Spring Water
Poland Spring
1.50
Regular Black
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

The waiter and waitress there were terrific and the food was absolutely delicious. My fiancée is Russian and absolutely loved their food; especially the borscht. The salad was superb (prepared at your table) and all the appetizers we ordered were very delicious. All the food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank frommie
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Delicious and well served good variety of options. The salads are among my favorites but the liver kebab is the must have when eating at Shirin Cafe. Also try de Kompot and the Uzbek tea and of course the balaclava!

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank RenataCaruso
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Nice small restaurant. The food is really good. The service is very good and quick. For sure would recommend this place and visit again.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank lbmontreal
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Decided to try Shirin Cafe to experience more authentic Russian food. Firstly, it may say Cafe but it is definitely a restaurant. Secondly, the prices are a little lofty with smaller portions compared to typical restaurants. However, everything there is authentic and seem to be...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank SweetLew513
Reviewed November 9, 2015

This is our favorite restaurant in NJ! Every time we want home made, comforting food, we know where to go! Each item on the menu is really good! And lots of dishes are made from scratch so be prepared for a little wait. We've been...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Dimka448
Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

Lagman was incredibly delicious!!! Server is nice and attentive. We liked this place and pleased to advise to everyone.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Tanya K
Reviewed March 22, 2015

I wasn't sure if a reservation was needed here so I called the day before to make one, just in case. Turns out, we would not have gotten in without one. We arrived at 7:00 pm and every table (except the one for us) in...More

Date of visit: March 2015
2  Thank Bob J
Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Delicious cuisine. Dined here numerous times and the food is consistently good! I love all their salads and kebabs! The potatoes are amazing!!!! I recommend everyone try this restaurant at least once. The service is very friendly too!

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank NYGirly77
Reviewed December 8, 2014

Several years ago we used to come to Shirin quite often, and back then it was a love from the first sight, for the hospitality, the food quality, and the budget-friendly prices made Shirin one of our favorite eateries in NJ. Now, three years later...More

Date of visit: December 2014
1  Thank RGSOUNDF
Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

This is great place to have quick lunch or nice dinner. Food is well prepared, tasty with a lot of flavor and definitely not your traditional meal. I was around with my 11 year old son for his game and found this place on yelp....More

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