Flaylay of salads, hummus, falafel and vine leaves at Babel in North York

Eat your heart out at Babel Restaurant

Dinner

starters and snacks

babel simit bread & pita ⓥ 7.
labneh, sumac, olive oil

housemade olives & pickles ⓥ 8.

mushroom & lentil soup ⓥ 8.

babel hummus ⓥ 12.
pita, warm chickpeas, green harissa, tomato, sumac, olive oil

steak tartare 17.
bulgur wheat, dukkah spice, hazelnuts, crispy pita

falafel ⓥ 9.
four pieces, tahini, green harissa, olive oil

smokey charred eggplant ⓥ 13.
citrus, tahini, dates, pistachios

smoked salmon 15.
labneh, bagel spice, pickled cucumber and onion, simit bread

lamb meatball bites 13.
four pieces, tahini, barberries, pine nuts, mint

fried squid 15.
pickled lemon mayo, sesame, sumac, cumin

roasted cauliflower for two ⓥ 18.
yoghurt, sunflower seeds, pomegranate

creamed burrata for two ⓥ 28.
charred fennel, radicchio, concord grape molasses

salads

vegetable slaw ⓥ 13.
heirloom roots, cabbage, sesame and citrus dressing

green bean & avocado caesar 15.
romaine, garlic, anchovy, feta caesar dressing, crispy pita

heirloom tomato & feta ⓥ 15.
olives, charred onion dressing

rice & grains ⓥ 14.
quinoa, rice, wheatberries, lentil and raw root tabbouleh

add to your salad

falafel (3pcs) ⓥ 5.
salmon fillet (6oz) 11.
chicken breast (6oz) 11.
beef tenderloin kebab (8oz) 15.

vegetables and pastas

stuffed eggplant ⓥ 18.
garlic béchamel, spinach, roast peppers

cauliflower-stuffed vine leaves ⓥ 16.
barberries, cauliflower, garlic

pappardelle noodles 24.
lamb ragoût, chickpeas, tomato

spaghetti alla puttanesca 23.
squid, shrimp, scallops, capers, olives, anchovy

seafood and meat

grilled whole butterflied branzino 36.
lemon couscous, grilled greens and tomato

salmon fillet 25.
simmered spinach, pistachios, snap peas, candied eggplant

grilled octopus 36.
sesame garlic potatoes, green harissa, spinach

b.c. black cod 36.
beet tahini, heirloom carrots, herbed couscous, red grapes

boneless lamb shoulder 36.
pomegranate, fenugreek, spiced roots, labneh

beef burger 20.
6oz, milk bun, feta mayo, lettuce, tomato, fries

beef tenderloin kebab 29.
8oz, rice, grain and ginger pilaf, greens, garlic tomatoes

corned beef brisket 24.
cabbage, root vegetables, dijon mustard

grilled veal liver & onions 24.
polenta, beef bacon, apricot chutney

beef strip loin steak & frites 39.
10oz, grilled greens, garlic tomatoes

grilled spiced half chicken 27.
rice, grain and ginger pilaf, garlic tomatoes

additions

rice, grain & ginger pilaf ⓥ 5.
caramelized onions

sesame garlic potatoes ⓥ 5.

parcheggio couscous ⓥ 6.

babel fries ⓥ 7.
sesame, sumac, cumin, toum

ⓥ vegetarian
Please make us aware of any food allergies, as there may be ingredients that are not listed.

Please note: Sesame, garlic and onions are staples in our Mediterranean cuisine. For guests with these allergies, we cannot guarantee that cross-contamination will not occur.

Lunch

starters and snacks

babel simit bread & pita ⓥ 7.
labneh, sumac, olive oil

housemade olives & pickles ⓥ 8.

mushroom & lentil soup ⓥ 8.

babel hummus ⓥ 12.
pita, warm chickpeas, green harissa, tomato, sumac, olive oil

steak tartare 17.
bulgur wheat, dukkah spice, olive, hazelnuts, crispy pita

falafel ⓥ 9.
four pieces, tahini, green harissa, olive oil

smokey charred eggplant ⓥ 13.
citrus, tahini, dates, pistachios

smoked salmon 15.
labneh, bagel spice, pickled cucumber and onion, simit bread

lamb meatball bites 13.
four pieces, tahini, barberries, pine nuts, mint

fried squid 15.
pickled lemon mayo, sesame, sumac, cumin

roasted cauliflower for two ⓥ 18.
yoghurt, sunflower seeds, pomegranate

creamed burrata for two ⓥ 28.
charred fennel, radicchio, concord grape molasses

salads

vegetable slaw ⓥ 13.
heirloom roots, cabbage, sesame and citrus dressing

green bean & avocado caesar 15.
romaine, garlic, anchovy, feta caesar dressing, crispy pita

heirloom tomato & feta ⓥ 15.
olives, charred onion dressing

rice & grains ⓥ 14.
quinoa, rice, wheatberries, lentil and raw root tabbouleh

add to your salad
falafel
(3pcs) ⓥ 5.
salmon fillet
(3oz) 6. (6oz) 11.
chicken breast
(3oz) 6. (6oz) 11.
beef tenderloin kebab
(3oz) 7. (6oz) 13.

sandwiches and pitas

LUNCH COMBO: pair your pita with a small salad or mushroom & lentil soup   +6.

chicken shawarma club 16.
beef bacon, cucumbers, tomato, pomegranate

shaved lamb shoulder 17.
pickled turnip, cucumber labneh, sesame seeds

daily grilled fish 17.
pickled turnip, sesame mayo, dill, tomato

falafel ⓥ 13.
pickled onion, hummus, tomato, cucumber

main plates

lamb kofta burger 22.
olive relish, sesame sauce, fries

grilled branzino fillet 27.
lemon couscous, grilled greens and tomato

beef tenderloin kebab 26.
6oz, rice and grain pilaf, greens, garlic tomatoes

beef burger 20.
6oz, milk bun, feta mayo, lettuce, tomato, fries

cauliflower-stuffed vine leaves ⓥ 16.
labneh, barberries, cauliflower, garlic

salmon fillet 25.
pistachios, simmered spinach and snap peas, candied eggplant

grilled spiced chicken breast 24.
rice and grain pilaf, garlic tomatoes

grilled veal liver & onions 24.
polenta, beef bacon, apricot chutney

spaghetti alla puttanesca 23.
squid, shrimp, scallops, capers, olives, anchovy

additions

rice, grain & ginger pilaf ⓥ 5.
caramelized onions

sesame garlic potatoes ⓥ 5.

parcheggio couscous ⓥ 6.

babel fries ⓥ 7.
sesame, sumac, cumin, toum

ⓥ vegetarian
Please make us aware of any food allergies, as there may be ingredients that are not listed.

Please note: Sesame, garlic and onions are staples in our Mediterranean cuisine. For guests with these allergies, we cannot guarantee that cross-contamination will not occur.

Desserts

sweets

warm flourless chocolate torte ⓥ 12.
sour cherry compote, labneh ice cream

knafeh ⓥ 13.
angel hair pastry, creamy touma cheese, cinnamon syrup, pistachio ice cream

sweet potato spring rolls ⓥ 11.
marshmallow, maple syrup

selection of ice creams & sorbets ⓥ 10.

ⓥ vegetarian
Please make us aware of any food allergies, as there may be ingredients that are not listed.

Please note: Sesame, garlic and onions are staples in our Mediterranean cuisine. For guests with these allergies, we cannot guarantee that cross-contamination will not occur.

Drinks

wine by the glass

SPARKLING 5oz / btl
casalotta spumante, veneto, italy
12. / 47.
canti prosecco, italy
14. / 61.

WHITE 5oz / 8oz / btl
monvin pinot grigio, veneto, italy
9. / 13. / —
maison idiart sauvignon blanc, loire, france
11. / 15. / —
cave spring riesling, niagara, ontario
12. / 16. / 47.
te henga sauvignon blanc, marlborough, new zealand
13. / 17. / 55.
mission hill five vineyards pinot grigio, british columbia
14. / 18.5 / 57.
tin roof cellars chardonnay, california
14. / 18.5 / 57.
la paradou viognier, france
15. / 19. / 61.

ROSÉ 5oz / 8oz / btl
campo viejo tempranillo, rioja, spain
11. / 15. / 45.
henry of pelham, niagara, ontario
11. / 15. / 45.

RED 5oz / 8oz / btl
monvin cabernet sauvignon, veneto, italy
9. / 13. / —
maison idiart syrah, france
11. / 15. / —
luccarelli primitivo, italy
11. / 15. / 45.
animus-touriga nacional tempranillo, portugal
11. / 15. / 45.
tilia malbec, argentina
12. / 16. / 47.
solid ground pinot noir, california
15. / 19. / 61.
solid ground cabernet sauvignon, california
15. / 19. / 61.

We also offer a variety of wines by the bottle. Download our menu for full offerings.

beer

DRAUGHT
12oz / 16oz

lost craft revivale
7. / 8.
maison selby wit
7. / 8.
st-ambroise oatmeal stout
7. / 8.
mill st. organic
7. / 8.
henderson’s best amber
7. / 8.
big rig ipa
7. / 8.
estrella damm
8. / 9.
st-ambroise ipa
8. / 9.

BOTTLES / CANS
peroni (330ml bottle)
8.

mythos (330ml bottle)
8.

tuborg (330ml bottle)
8.

steam whistle (341ml bottle)
8.

lost craft cider (473ml can)
9.5

mocktails

apricot & clove 5.5
apricot juice, clove cinnamon ginger syrup

hibiscus iced tea 6.
hibiscus tea, smoked lemon, honey ginger syrup

thyme pomegranate 5.5
thyme lemonade, pomegranate

stone fruit & soda 6.
fig, apricot, cinnamon syrup, soda

rosemary lemongrass 6.
rosemary syrup, sliced fresh ginger, lime wedge, lemongrass tea

mint lemonade 5.5
mint lemonade, soda

tangerine cream 7.5
tangerine juice, ginger thyme & vanilla syrup, coconut cream foam

pepper fig juice 6.
fig juice, vanilla honey syrup, black pepper rim

cocktails

elderflower sparkler3oz 10.
casalotta spumante sparkling wine, elderflower & mint syrup, soda

pomegranate spritz3oz 10.
casalotta spumante sparkling wine, chamomile syrup, pomegranate juice

harvest sangria3oz 10.
monvin cabernet sauvignon, apricot & cranberry juice, ginger ale, lime

white sangria3oz 10.
monvin pinot grigio, tangerine juice, elderflower syrup, angostura bitters

rosé sangria3oz 10.
campo viejo tempranillo rosé, cranberry juice, honey ginger syrup, angostura orange bitters

Please make us aware of any food allergies, as there may be ingredients that are not listed.