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Orchard Market & Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Middle Eastern, Persian, International, Fusion
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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The soup chickpeas, lentils, barley, red kidney beans, persian vermicelli noodles (reshteh) with fenugreek, parsley, cilantro, curry, and garlic. thick and savory. the best soup you will ever have!
Haleem Bademjune
The classic persian dip of pureed eggplant, beans, sour cream, walnuts, seasoned with garlic, curry, spices.
Eggplant and Artichoke
A melt of layered eggplant and artichoke hearts with bulgarian feta cheese, smothered in a tangy, sweet dill honey mustard sauce. topped with black olives, spring onions.
Mango Shrimp
Five jumbo‏ shrimp sauteed with onions and julienned carrots in a sweet and spicy mango chutney sauce.
Yogurt and Cucumber Dip
A cool appetizer of homemade yogurt with diced cucumbers, parsley, dill, and mint. single portion.
Mango Pear Salad
Ripe, succulent brazilian mangoes and crisp bosque pears with bulgarian feta cheese with mixed greens, tomatoes, and cucumbers and our own pomegranate vinaigrette.
Persian Gulf Salad
Artichoke hearts,‏ olives, pepperoncini peppers, farm tomatoes, cucumbers, onion, carrots, mixed greens or romaine with bulgarian feta cheese and a pomegranate vinaigrette.
Salad Shirazi
A colorful, chunky peasant salad of diced cucumbers and tomatoes, with spring onions and bulgarian feta. marinated in a mixture of olive oil and lemon juice with mint and other herbs. served chilled. small serving.
A smooth, cool dip of tahini, chickpeas, lemon and garlic. the staple of the middle east. served with toasted pita bread.
Served with lettuce, onion, and tomato and yogurt cucumber salad
Filet Mignon and Provolone
Beef tenderloin, sauteed with onions and melted provolone cheese. curry and cumin.
Grilled ground beef kebob with sumac, bulgarian feta cheese and black olives.
The classic persian lunch sandwich. tender poached veal tongue. flavored with curry.
Cumin, curry and garlic seasoned chicken sauteed with onions and mushrooms, bulgarian feta cheese.
Grilled Persian Portobello
A marinated portobello mushroom with grilled vegetables and bulgarian feta cheese.
Vegetarian Grill
Grilled eggplant, tomato, green pepper, and onion with bulgarian feta cheese and black olives.
Chicken Kebob
Grilled leg and breast of chicken, with grilled vegetables.
Caspian Breast and Provolone
Mildly spices‏ breast of chicken, pan-seared with onions and melted provolone cheese
Served with basmati rice
Grilled skewer of marinated beef tenderloin butterfly cut, with a skewer of ground beef, seasoned with sumac and served with grilled vegetables.
Grilled skewer of marinated filet mignon, butterfly cut, seasoned with sumac and a grilled tomato and onion.
Twin skewers of seasoned ground beef with sumac and grilled tomato and onion.
Spicy Kermani Beef
Filet mignon tips sauteed in a spicy garlic saffron curry, with mushrooms, green peppers, artichokes, tomatoes, and onions
Joojeh Kebob
Grilled mixed leg and breast of chicken, served with grilled tomato and onion.
Garlic Eggplant Chicken
Chicken leg and breast poached with saffron and garlic. In a garlic sauce with sauteed eggplant and sour cream.
Chicken Fesenjune
Poached breast‏ or leg of chicken with a traditionally tart and sweet walnut pomegranate sauce.
Lamb Bademjune
A very traditional persian lamb stew with tender eggplant and a tangy tomato sauce, garnished with pickled sour grapes.
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All reviews paella kabobs grilled tomato dried plums light curry sauce beef butternut squash mahi mahi filet mignon basmati rice national dish rose petals finely ground byob with no corkage fee food was fantastic an appetizer jason
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Orchard Market last night with two friends for our quarterly dinner out. This was my first time trying Persian food and reading the menu and TA reviews had me very excited and anticipating an unique and outstanding meal. The reality, for me, is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CruzanBird79
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Jason, his family and his staff at Orchard Market have a goal of bringing great, home-cooked, Persian food to their guests. The portions are very generous, and the flavors are delicate. Persian chefs like to mix the sweet with the savory. The dishes almost never...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lpMaggi713
Reviewed August 18, 2018

The people waiting on us and the atmosphere are nice. The restaurant is never crowded and there is plenty of parking. However, the dishes had no subtlety to them, in the way that they have in Iran or at other Persian restaurants-the sauces were heavy...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank French48
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Server did not reveal the price and I wrongly assumed that it would be comparable with the other entrees. The shrimp and calanari war overdone and the whole effect was mono tone orange reheated rice. If paper napkins are offered, they should be more substantial.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank bkwob
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Let me first say that the food is definitely worthy of 5 stars at the Orchard Market, absolutely delicious. Unfortunately we left somewhere between confused and offended and not like very important customers. I came with 2 other longtime friends to this lovely restaurant to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

Out of the way location (tucked behind a store) and an understated entranc. Once inside however, transforms into an authentic Iranian restraint. Went with jumbo fire shrimp as an appetizer and plum lamb as main course. Both were great. Love the byob, very reasonably priced,...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank AllyJC2014
Reviewed December 21, 2017

This is one my Baltimore favorites! Due to its' consistency in excellent food preparation, this restaurant allows me an opportunity to comfortably explore cuisine that is outside my traditional food choices. I would also give the owner very high marks for his hospitality. The restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank bgtowson
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

No surprise this place is so highly rated. Food was fantastic, we liked everything on the menu. Mixed kebobs combined amazingly with the basmati rice. Mango shrimp was also delightful. They had live music which was a little loud, but not disturbingly. Service is solid,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 2Tvamsee
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Delicious food. Great service. Quiet atmosphere. I haven't been here in quite some time (10 years). Very happy that I returned!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Dan M
Reviewed October 29, 2017

I was at the Orchard Market &Cafe on a Friday night. The food and service was excellent. Jason and Xenia created a friendly atmosphere . Moreover, I was deeply inspired by the cello/violin duo performing virtuosic music manifesting world class. Charles and Friends

Date of visit: October 2017
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