Discover local Middle Eastern gems
Middle Eastern cuisine defies definition, since it encompasses the traditions of so many different countries. The food tradition throughout the region is rich, with special care taken in the preparation, the presentation, and in creating a special ambience to enhance your dining experience. For the Middle Eastern equivalent of fast food, you can sample the Iranian favourite Chelow Kebab. In Egypt, Shawarma is another popular street food consisting of shredded beef or chicken and tahine in pita bread.
There are also plenty of options for vegetarians; many Middle Eastern dishes make excellent use of vegetables and legumes, often accompanied by flatbread and tasty dips. So whether you are a meat lover or vegetarian, Middle Eastern cuisine caters to you.