Asmara Restaurant - Menu
Asmara Restaurant 2014
Menu
Entrees

Lunch

Dinner

1) Tebsy (not spicy)
Pan Roasted strips of beef simmered with garlic, onions, butter & mild spices

$10.95

$14.95

2) Tebsy(spicy)       
Pan Roasted strips of beef simmered with garlic, onions, butter & hot spices

$10.95

$14.95

3) Ziggni / Key watt
Strips of marinated beef cooked in berbere sauce & spices

$10.95

$13.95

4) Doro Watt        
Spicy tender chicken simmered in berbere sauce & spices served with a boiled egg

$10.95

$14.95

5) Ye-Beg Alicha    
Cubes of lamb stewed with curry, onions, garlic & spices

$10.95

$14.95

6) Combination
Combined items of 3,4 and 5

$11.95

$14.95

7) Kitfo
Tradionally eaten raw or cooked rare; chopped extra lean tenderloin beef with seasoned butter, ground chili powders, and garnished with homemade cottage cheese

$11.95

$14.95


Vegetarian Entrees (100% Vegan)
Served with Fresh Salad, Seasonal Vegetables & Injera (bread)

Lunch

Dinner

8) Temtmo/Yemissir Watt
Red lentil marinated in olive oil & stewed in berbere sause, onions & garlic

$9.95

$12.95

9) Kik Alicha
Yellow spilt peas cooked with fresh garlic, ginger, minced onion in a mild sauce 

$9.95

$12.95

10) Ye-Gomen Alicha
Fresh mustard greens simmered in Asmara’s spices

$9.95

$12.95

11) Brown split peas
Brown lentils cooked in a mild sauce

$9.95

$12.95

12) Vegetarian Combination
Combined items of 8, 9, and 10

$10.95

$13.95


House Specialties

 Dinner


13) Ziggni Fitfit (beef)
Pieces of Injera soaked in ziggni (beef)

 

$13.95

14) Alicha Fitfit(lamb)
Pieces of Injera soaked in alit watt (lamb)

 

$14.95

15) Gored Gored  *******Chef’s Favorite*******
Chunky cubed prime lean beef served very rare in a special Asmara sauce

 

$15.95

16) Tibsy Fitfit (beef)
Pieces of injera soaked in spicy tibsy
 sauce(beef)
 

$13.95

17) Yebeg Kay Wat
Succulent lamb meat cooked in berbere sauce

 

$14.95

18) Yebeg Tibs(spicy)
Boneless strips of tender lamb simmered with onions, butter & hot spices

 

$14.95

19) Yebeg Tibs (not spicy)
Boneless strips of tender lamb simmered with onions, butter & mild spices

 


$14.95

20) Doro Tibsy (mild/spicy)
Boneless pieces of chicken breast sautéed with green peppers, onions, purified butter & Asmara spices

 

$14.95

21) Doro & Gomen (mild or spicy)
Boneless pieces of chicken breast mixed with mustard greens

 

$14.95

22) Shiro *******Vegetarian*******
A specialty imported dish made of roasted ground split peas cooked in a blend of spices and sauce

 

$13.95

23) Derek Tips
Bite size lamb cooked extra well-done, sautéed with onions, jalapeños and mixed herbs

 

$16.95

24) Salad a la Asmara
Simply fresh tomatoes, onions, olive oil, homemade cheese tossed with lettuce

 

$10.95

25) Tikil Gomen *******Vegetarian*******
Fresh sliced cabbage, carrots, green peppers & onions cooked in a mild sauce
 

$12.95

26) Lega Tibs **** Chef’s Favorite******
Tender chunks of beef seasoned & marinated with onion, garlic & jalapeño peppers
 

$15.95

27) Zilzil Tibs **** Chef’s Favorite******
Strips of beef sauteed in seasoned & marinated with onion, garlic, jalapenos
 

$15.95

28) Quanta Firfir
Dry tender cubes of beef with onions, jalapeños, garlic & gingers mixed with bite-sized injera pieces in a  special Asmara sauce
 

$14.95

29) Gomen Besega
Collard greens cooked with beef & spiced with butter, onions, garlic, and jalapenos
 

$14.95

30) Assa Tibs  ****Chef’s Favorite*****
Catfish fillet sautéed with onion, and tomatoes in special Asmara spices/sauce 
 

$14.95


Asmara's Comfort:       $3.75
Banana, coconut milk, orange juice, mixed fruits, & honey

Asmara's Delight:        $3.75
Banana, mixed-fruits, orange juice & honey


Asmara's flax seed juice:    $3.50
Flax seed, milk, ice & honey



Drinks

Ethiopian Coffee
Hot Tea Eritrean/Ethiopian
Mocha
Cappuccino
Machiatto
Espresso
Café Latte
Steam Milk w/Honey
Ginger Tea
Ice Tea
Coke, Sprite, Diet Coke, Fanta & Canada Dry
Orange & Cranberry Juice
San Pellegrino Mineral Water
Ethiopian Sparkling Mineral Water (Ambo)

Mies/Tej (Honey-Wine)
Mead or honey-wine is the oldest alcoholic drinks known to man. It is made from honey and water via fermentation
Full Carafe  $23.00
Half Carafe  $13.00
Glass  $6.00

 
Natural Drinks
5020 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland , CA 94609
Tel. (510) 547-5100
Tue-Sun 11:30 AM -11pm
BOTTLE & CANNED BEER
 
Corona
Heineken
Becks
Stella Artois
Sierra Nevada
Anchor Steam
Non-Alcholic Beck’s
Ginger Beer (Cock n’ Bull)

Ethiopian Beer
Eritrean/Ethiopian Beer
 (Lager Light or Dark Beer)
*** Glueten Free Injera($1.50) and Rice($2.00)  is available upon request per order***

Lunch Served Tuesdays-Fridays: 11:30am – 2:30pm
Each item is served with fresh salad, seasonal vegetables & Injera
*** Glueten Free Injera($1.50) and Rice($2.00)  is available upon request per order ***