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Cedars Restaurant on Brooklyn

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Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

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PRICE RANGE
US$20
CUISINES
Indian, Middle Eastern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
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Menu

MEDITERRANEAN
$10.95
Falafel Plate
A mixture of fava beans, chickpeas, parsley, and imported spices. Garnished with cucumbers, tomatoes, and tahini sauce. Served with pita bread.
$13.95
Gyros Plate
Strips of marinated beef sautéed with onions. Gyros are served on a bed of lettuce with hummus.
$11.95
Vegetable Plate
Combination of seasonal vegetables sautéed and mildly spiced. Served with basmati rice, grape leaves, spinach pie, falafel, and bulgar wheat.
$11.95
Combination Plate
Hummus, baba ghanoush, and falafel. Served on a bed of lettuce and pita bread.
$15.95
Shish Taouk
Cubed chicken marinated in garlic, oregano, saffron, and other Middle Eastern spices. Served on a bed of rice and fresh vegetables.
$16.95
Lamb Shish Kabob
Tender fillet of lamb kabobs marinated in a special sauce, skewered with onions and tomatoes. Served with rice and fresh vegetables.
$16.95
Beef Shish Kabob
Tender fillet of lamb kabobs marinated in a special sauce, skewered with onions and tomatoes. Served with rice and fresh vegetables.
$17.95
Cedar's Delight
Combination of shish kabob, beef kabob, shish taouk, prawns, and grape leaves. Served on a bed of rice and fresh vegetables.
TANDOORI
$15.95
Chicken Boti Kabab
Succulent pieces of boneless chicken rubbed with Indian herbs and spices. Served with sliced onions and lemons, basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$14.95
Keema Kabab
Ground beef with onions and fresh herbs. Served with basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$15.95
Tandoori Cod
Fillet of cod marinated and cooked in the tandoor. Served with basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$16.95
Tandoori Salmon
Savory marinated salmon with saffron, garlic, ginger, and a special blend of spices roasted in the tandoor. Served with basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$17.95
Tandoori Prawns
Jumbo prawns marinated in a special blend of spices and herbs roasted in the tandoor. Served with sliced onions and lemons, basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$17.95
Tandoori Surprise
An assortment of tandoori specialties including chicken, lamb, beef, and fish. Served with sliced onions and lemons, basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$14.95
Tandoori Chicken
Juicy spring chicken marinated in flavorful, mildly fresh ground spices. Served with sliced onions and lemons, basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$15.95
Tandoori Chicken Tikka
Boneless succulent pieces of boneless chicken rubbed with Indian herbs and spices. Served with sliced onions and lemons, basmati rice, fresh vegetables, and our famous cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
INDIAN
Paneer
Vegetable
Lamb $4.00
Chicken $3.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
$11.95
Coconut Curry
Rich curry cooked with coconuts, ginger, garlic, and a special blend of spices. Served with basmati rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot Hot
Vegetable
Chicken $3.00
Lamb $4.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
$11.95
Curry Specialties
A traditional brown curry prepared with tomatoes, onions, and fresh herbs. Served with Basmati Rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot Hot
Paneer
Vegetable
Lamb $4.00
Chicken $3.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
$11.95
Mango Curry
Tender pieces of meat or vegetables sautéed with major grey mango chutney and a touch of cream. Served with basmati rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot
Vegetable
Chicken $3.00
Lamb $4.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
$11.95
Royal Biryani
A classical Mughlai dish cooked with curry, basmati rice, cashew nuts, and saffron. Served with basmati rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot Hot
Paneer
Vegetable $4.00
Lamb $4.00
Chicken $3.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
$11.95
Shahi Korma
A traditional dish that is prepared with exotic spices, herbs, and a cream sauce. Served with basmati rice.
Veegetable
Chicken $3.00
Lamb $4.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
Vindaloo
Zesty curry cooked in a tangy sauce of wine vinegar, ginger, and potatoes. Served with basmati rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot Hot
$14.95
Butter Chicken
Chicken simmered in a rich and smooth butter, tomato, and cream sauce. Served with basmati rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot Hot
Paneer
Vegetable
Chicken $3.00
Lamb $4.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
$11.95
Butter Masala
A deliciously smooth butter, tomato, and cream sauce spiced with ginger and garlic. Served with basmati rice.
Paneer
Vegetable
Lamb $4.00
Chicken $3.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
$11.95
Madras Chili Masala
The dish originates from the city of madras. Cooked in a sauce of tomatoes, roasted dry chilies, browned garlic, cumin, and other authentic Indian spices. Served with basmati rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot Hot
Aloo
Channa
Paneer
Chicken $3.00
Lamb $4.00
Beef $4.00
Fish $4.00
Prawns $5.00
Palak Masala
Cream of spinach simmered with onions, and spices. Served with basmati rice. Spice Level(Choose 1) Mild Medium Medium Hot Hot
APPETIZERS
Vegetable
Beef $1.00
$4.95
Samosa
Two crispy pastries filled with mixed vegetables.
$4.50
Baba Ghanoush
Eggplant smoked on an open fire, pureed and mixed with tahini sauce, and our own special dressing. Served with pita bread.
$4.50
Hummus Bi-Tahini
The original middle eastern dip of garbanzo beans, tahini sauce, and a special dressing. Served with pita bread.
$4.50
Tabbouleh
Salad made up of chopped parsley leaves, tomatoes, green onions, cucumbers, bulgur wheat, and our own dressing.
$3.95
Vegetable Cutlets
A medley of vegetables, herbs, and spices, formed into patties, lightly breaded and sautéed. Served with cilantro and tamarind chutney.
Vegetables
Paneer $2.00
Cauliflower and Potato $2.00
Chicken $2.00
$4.95
Pakoras
Delicately spiced fried fritters lightly battered in chickpea flour served with cilantro and tamarind chutney.
$7.95
Grape Leaves
Vine ripened grape leaves stuffed with seasonal rice, onions, and delicate spices. Served with cilantro and tamarind chutney.
$8.95
Paneer Tikka
Tender pieces of cheese marinated with delicate spices and roasted in a tandoor oven.
$8.95
Chicken Tikka
Boneless chicken marinated in yogurt, herbs, and spices. Served on a bed of lettuce with cilantro and tamarind chutneys.
$8.95
Bombay Tandoori Chicken Wings
Spicy chicken wings roasted in a tandoor oven. Served with tamarind and cilantro chutneys.
SALAD AND SOUP
Mediterranean
Ranch
$4.95
House Salad
Our house salad consists of fresh garden greens, tomatoes, and cucumbers.
$5.95
Mediterranean Salad
Fresh garden salad made with lettuce, tomatoes, olives, cucumbers, feta cheese, and our own Mediterranean dressing.
Chicken $2.00
$6.95
Caesar Salad
$5.95
Cucumber Mint Yogurt Salad
Cucumbers mixed with yogurt, mint, olive oil, and a touch of garlic.
$5.50
Dal Soup
Homemade lentil soup prepared in an old Indian tradition.
$5.50
Mughlai Tomato Soup
A rich curried tomato soup spiced with cumin and curry leaves.
BREAD AND SIDES
Chopped Onions
Chopped Chilis
Sweet Mango Chutney $0.30
Mango Pickle $0.30
Papadum $0.30
Raita $1.00
Indian Salad $1.00
Rice $2.05
Sautéed Vegetables $4.00
$1.95
Side Orders
Plain Naan
Keema Naan $2.45
Aloo Paratha $2.25
Spinach and Paneer Naan $2.45
Garlic Naan $0.25
Roti $0.25
Plain Paratha $2.00
Paneer Naan $2.25
Spinach Naan $2.25
Onion Kulcha $2.25
Vegetable Naan $2.00
Cedars Naan $2.00
Mint Naan (Pudina) $2.00
Pesto Naan $2.45
$2.50
Roti and Naans
DESERT
$2.50
Marble Nut Halvah
A Middle Eastern delicacy made with sesame, swiss chocolate, roasted nuts, and honey.
$3.25
Baklava
A delicious Middle Eastern pastry made up of nuts baked between layers of thin dough and steeped in honey that has been flavored with exotic juices.
$3.50
Gulab Jamun
An Indian delicacy made from milk, dough, fried until golden brown, and served in a honey and saffron syrup.
$3.50
Kheer
Traditional Indian rice pudding cooked with nuts and cardamom.
$4.95
Rasmalai
Delicate homemade cheese patties served in an almond sweetened milk and cardamom sauce.
$4.95
Original Baked New York Cheese Cake
The name says it all! Served with mango sauce.
BEVERAGES
$2.00
Pepsi
$2.00
Diet Pepsi
$2.00
7-Up
$2.00
Iced Tea
$2.00
Lemonade
$2.00
Mango Lemonade
$2.00
Plain Lassi
$2.00
Mango Lassi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

EXCELLENT SERVICE! Our party of 4 arrived on New Year's Eve to find the main dining room full of groups of people at long tables having a great time, but also being quite noisy. Since we wanted to talk quietly, I asked our greeter to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank William L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some years ago we were regulars here and enjoyed the food immensely. Since our last visit I don’t know if the place changed hands, cooking staff or what, but our food on this visit did not have the smooth quality we used to appreciate and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Takarehi
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We ordered Veg Kofta, Chicken TIkka Masala with Rice and Nan, all those were good. However Mediterranean vegetable plate was horrible. They provide a chicken instead of paneer. Rest of items were tasteless. We also wanted to order Kulfi, Mango Pista they were out. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NoJunk69
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The Nan was easily the best I've had in the USA, although it was served about 15 minutes before the food, which was odd. The lamb karahi gohst was nicely spiced for hot, but the thick brown sauce was over thickened and the only trace...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank archipenko
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Very friendly staff and peaceful environment, Cedars in the UDistrict is one of our favorite local restaurants. We like to try new things every time we go but we always agree that the garlic naan is a most! With a wide variety of options spanning...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

I had the tandoori lamb which came with rice pilaf and vegetables. It was really really good. Nicely spicy and tender. The pilaf and vegetables went perfectly with it. They had decent wine at reasonable prices. Great service. They have a nice variety of middle...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JohnH375
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I ordered my favorite Indian dish, palak paneer and what I got was a few chunks of cheese with pureed spinach - SO bland. I ended up taking it home and adding the rest of the ingredients. The naan, however was perfect, and the service...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank chirp54
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent Madras. They get the spice right!! Most places under spice. Naan choices are great. Shish Kabob is enough for 2. Beer selection is great if they actually have it. Yogurt was outstanding. Service is a little abrupt but not a big deal. The food...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SFIrish69
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We had garlic naan , beef samosas and shish cabob, Large portion, was more than enough for 2 and Very tasty! We also took a hummus plate, it was ok, but liked this not as much

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank lenar533
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Our family group of four wanted to sup before heading to a nearby jazz concert. We had booked a reservation early enough so that we could enjoy our meal over appetizers, drinks and a main. Waiter one took our drink order; two of our choices...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank walthorticulture
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Response from SFIrish69 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sure you could something for a baby...rice, cooked vegetables...depends on the age and tastes I guess.
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