Welcome to Shai
Shai Is an Israeli-Inspired Restaurant Serving Hummus, Falafel, Shawarma, and Several Vegetarian Plates. Shai Delivers Fresh Mediterranean Food in New York City. Menu Crafted by Top Chef Master Franklin Becker.
A chickpea and sesame tahini blend served with freshly baked pita.
|HUMMUS, TAHINA, SUMAC & EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL|
A classic presentation of our hummus finished with sesame tahini sauce, extra virgin olive oil, a citrusy sumac spice. Served with our own freshly baked pita.
HUMMUS, FALAFEL, CHOPPED SALAD & TAHINI
|HUMMUS, SPICED CHICKEN SHAWARMA, EGGPLANT, SCHUG|
Our hummus is served with sliced spice-rubbed roasted chicken shawarma, eggplant flavored with grilled onions, preserved lemons & pickled raisins. Schug, a Middle Eastern spicy herb sauce with garlic & Thai chilies, is served on the side.
|HUMMUS, STEWED CHICKPEAS & PARSLEY SALAD|
Our Hummus served with warm chickpeas stewed in extra virgin olive oil, garlic, oregano, thyme, lemon zest, and spices. Fresh parsley tossed with lemon, Calabrian Chili, sea salt & extra virgin olive oil tops the dish.
|CHOICE OF SAUCE: GREEN SCHUG, HARISSA, TEHINA|
Green Schug - A Middle Eastern spicy sauce made from Fresh Hot Peppers seasoned with Coriander, Fresh garlic & various Spices.
Harissa - A Hot Chili Paste that originated in Tunisia, North Africa.
Tehina - Whipped Sesame Tahini with Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Water, Fresh Garlic, Salt & Fresh Lemon Juice.
|SWEET POTATO "HUMMUS" LEMON, TEHINA & SPICES|
Our Sweet Potato "Hummus" is an ethereal blend of sweet potatoes, olive oil, lemon, tahini & spices. This dish does not contain chickpeas. Served with our house-made pita it is truly delicious.
Lettuce, tomato, onions, Schug, harissa, and tahini
Lettuce, tomato, hummus, sumac, onions, Schug, harissa, and tahini
Sides & Salatim
Shai Delivers Comfort Food Scratch-Made Using the Best Ingredients of The Season. Blending Israeli-Inspired Recipes with Bold and Inspiring Flavors, Our Menu Is Crafted to Satisfy All Who Crave a Taste of The Mediterranean or A Delicious Middle Eastern Adventure. Several Vegan and Vegetarian Options Are Available.
We Hope to Serve You Soon and Often.
Meant for Sharing, Israeli Cuisine Easily Incorporates a Bevy of Healthy Foods Into Your Diet. Predominantly Plant Based, It Offers a Variety of Vegetarian and Vegan Options Alongside Classic Chicken Shawarma. With a Menu Full of Rich Chickpeas, Garlic, Olive Oil, Sesame Seeds, Spices and Vegetables it Truly has Something for Everyone. Shai Delivers in New York City Anywhere from 92nd St to 170th River to River.