SAMBUSA (Lentil or Beef)

Triangles shaped Pastry shells (made in-house) stuffed with  onion jalapeno and herbs. This vegetarian dish is lightly deep fried in vegetable oil to golden perfection

የምስር ሳምቡሳ | YeMiSir SamBusa @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine


Azifa (አዚፋ) 

Lentils with minced red onions, hot green peppers, mustard, lemon and olive oil.  Served cold

አዚፋ | AZiFa (Azeefa) (Vegan) @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine




Timatim Fitfit (ቲማቲም ፍትፍት) 

Injera tossed with diced tomatoes, jalapeno, and onion dressed with lemon and olive oil.

የቲማቲም ፍትፍት YeTiMaTiM FiTFiT @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine


Gomen (ጎመን)                                                                                                                              

Fresh collard greens cooked in oil with onion, garlic, ginger and jalapeno

ጎመን | GoMen (Vegan) @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine





Fosolia (ፎሶሊያ)                                                                                                                            13.00

Sautéed string beans, carrots, seasoned in a spicy garlic sauce

ፎሶሊያ FaSolia @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine




Shiro Wot (ሽሮ)                                                                                                                            13.00

Ground Roasted Split Pea sauce flavored with onions, herbs and spices

ሽሮ ወጥ | ShiRo WoT @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine




Mesir Wot (ምስር ወጥ)                                                                                                                 13.00

Red lentils stew cooked in onion, berberé and spices

የምስር ወጥ YeMiSir WoT @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine





Deffen Mesir Alicha (ድፍን ምስር)                                                                                                               

Gently spiced green lentils cooked in turmeric, onion and spices

ድፍን ምስር አልጫ - DeFFen MiSir AliCHa



Ater Kik Alicha (አተር ክክ አልጫ)                                                                                                  

Split peas cooked with onion, garlic, ginger and turmeric topped with jalapeno

አተር ክክ አልጫ | Ater KiK ALiCHa (Vegan) @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine





Tikil Gomen (ጥቅል ጎመን)                                                                                                            

Cabbage and carrots and sautéed with peppers, onions and garlic
ጥቅል ጎመን Tikil Gomen አትክልት ወጥ Atkilt Wot @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine





Key Sir (ቀይስር)                                                                                                                           

Red beets, carrots and potatoes sautéed with onions and garlic
ቀይ ሥር KeY SiR @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine



Veggie Sampler  (የአታክልት በእያይነቱ) 

Combination of Gomen, Shiro, denich, Ye Misir Wot, and Tikil Gomen

VEGGIE COMBO የጾም በያይነቱ YeTSom BeYaYnetu @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine



Kitfo (ክትፎ)                                                                                                                                  17.00

Prime beef tar tar seasoned in balck cardomom, kibbeh and mitmita. (Usually served Raw)

ክትፎ | KitFo (Beef)


የስጋ ወጥ

Siga Wot

Diced lean beef seared on a hot skillet, then slow-cooked in a berberé stew



Beg Alecha 

የበግ አልጫ

Lamb cubes stewed to perfection in mild turmeric based sauce

የስጋ ጥብስ | YeSiGa TiBs (Beef) @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine


የስጋ ጥብስ
YeSiGa TiBs

Tender pieces of beef fried with herbal butter, tomato, onion, jalapeno, and fresh garlic sautéed in a mild sauce seasoned with spices & herbs.

ለጋ የበግ ጥብስ | YeBeg TiBs (Lamb) @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine


ለጋ ጥብስ
LeGa TiBs

Tender pieces of lamb (combination of boneless & on the bone) fried and simmered in a mild sauce seasoned with spices & herbs.

አዋዜ ጥብስ AwaZe TiBs


አዋዜ ጥብስ
AwaZae TiBs

Tender Cubed beef, marinated with spices and cooked with tomato, jalapeno, garlic & Awaze (Berbere blended with water, oil & Tej /wine).

የዶሮ ወጥ | YeDoRo WoT (Chicken) @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine


ዶሮ ወጥ
YeDoRo WeT

Spicy tender chicken stew simmered in a spicy Berbere, garlic, onion and seasoned butter sauce served with chicken legs and hard boiled egg.

MEAT - VEGGIE COMBO የሥጋ / የጾም በያይነቱ YeSiGa - YeTSom BeYaYnetu @ Benyam Ethiopian Cuisine

Meat /Veg Sampler (የስጋ እና አታክልት በያይነቱ)

የስጋ እና አታክልት በያይነቱ

Meat /Veg Sampler

Doro Wot, Beg Alicha, Siga Wot , Gomen and Mesir