1558 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60622

ROOFTOP BRUNCH MENU

(Closed for Season)

Sundays 10:00AM-2:00PM

KÝRIA PIÁTA

Breakfast Mains

BAKLAVA PANCAKES

almond and walnut yogurt pancakes, house-made phyllo pastry, rose syrup, pistachios

ADD dondurma ice cream

 

TSOUREKI

“French Toast”

mahlepi-scented Greek holiday bread, powdered sugar, real maple syrup

ADD dondurma ice cream

 

KAYIANNAS

iron skillet of tomatoes, peppers, fresh herbs, with three eggs

ADD loukaniko

ADD kavourma or garlic potatoes

PAIDAKIA

wood-grilled lamb shoulder chops

ADD two fried eggs

ADD kavourma or garlic potatoes

ADD feta cheese

 

PIKILIA

house-made charcuterie dry loukanika, pastourma, lountza, lakerda, sardela, graviera, feta, fresh myzithra

OREKTIKÁ

Savory Lunch Items

TZATZÍKI

house-made Greek style yogurt, cucumber, fresh dill, olives, house-made pita 6

 

REVÍTHIA KAS. FRÓSSOS

pureed chickpeas, lemon, garlic,

house-made pita 6

 

POLÍTIKI MELITZANOSALÁTA

Politiki-style wood re-roasted eggplants, sesame, house-made pita 7

 

XORIÁTIKI SALÁTA

tomatoes, cucumbers, garden peppers, feta, Greek oregano, olive oil 10

 

BÁMIES LADERÉS

baby okra, sun-dried tomatoes, fresh coriander, olive oil 8

 

FAKÉS KAS. FRÓSSOS

green lentils, barrel- fermented sheep’s feta, balsamic reduction 7

 

HTAPODÁKI STI SGÁRA

wood grilled octopus, fennel, red onions 17 (half pour ouzo add 3)

 

PRASSÓPITA

Leeks, fresh dill, lemon and goat feta stuffed in our house-made phyllo 10

 

KEBÁP YIAOURTLOÚ

spiced ground lamb shoulder, yogurt, grilled tomatoes, pomegranate reduction 14

 

LOUKÁNIKO

house-made Peloponnese-style pork sau- sage, throubi, nerantzi zest, grilled lemon

 

KAPNISTÓ XOIRINÓ ME PSITÁ MÍLA

smoked pork belly, carmelized onions, roasted apples, honey 10

 

 

GREEK YOGURT BAR

Taxim’s house-made Greek Yogurt

 

HOUSE MADE GREEK YOGURT

Toppings:

Nuts, grains:

almonds, walnuts, pistachios, walnut butter, tahini

 

Sweet toppings:

xourmades (dates), wild flower honey, xaroupomelo (carob molasses), preserved nerantzi (bitter orange), preserved mandarina (xios mandarin), vissino (sour cherry), petimezi (grape molasses), marmelades (quince, apricot, or g jams)

Assorted Fresh fruit

 

GLYKÁ

Sweets

Boughátsa

baked Thessaloniki-style custard 7

 

Dondurmás

house-made salepi ice cream from Rodopi mountains wild orchid root, Xios mastic 8

 

Loukoumádes

fried dumplings, wild ower honey, rose cream, cinnamon 7

 

Chocolate semolina halva

Ghirardelli chocolate, almond cream, petzimeni, house-candied Xios mandarin, honey, walnuts 6

 

Koulourakia

 assorted Greek cookies: melamokarona (honey walnut), kourabiedes (hazelnut),

mahlepia (sesame mahlepi) 9

KAFEDES

Coffees

 

Metropolis Regular/Decaf Coffee

REGULAR, ICED COFFEE, GREEK COFFEE, ESPRESSO

 

CAPPUCCINO, LATTE, FRAPPE

 

TSAI

Teas

 

Greek Herbal Teas - mountain, louiza, hibiscus, sage, Black Tea, Mate

(All Available Iced)

 

 

COCKTAILS

 

Greek Salad Tito’s bloody mary

 

Fresh-squeezed orange mimosas

 

Mastique

Roots Mastiha, rose, cream

 

Vissino Sour

Makers, sour cherry

 

Spiced Mandarini

Kraken, candied mandarin

 

Frappetini

Kahlua, Van Gogh, whip cream

 

 

 

BEVERAGES

 

AYRANI

yogurt drink, salty or sweet

 

VISSINADA

sour cherry soda

 

SOUMADA

almond soda

 

FRESH-SQUEEZED ORANGE OR GRAPEFRUIT JUICE

 

FRESH-SQUEEZED LEMONADE

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