Breakfast

delight your palate

  • £3.25

    TAHINI AND DATE HONEY DIP (VE) (S) (make me GF)

    Tahini and date honey dip served with 2 flatbreads.

  • £1.75

    TOAST (V)

    Brown or white bread with butter.
    Extras: jam, honey, marmalade | 45p

  • £4.25

    IJJAH OMLETTE (V)

    Oven-baked parsley Ijjah omelette.

  • £11.95

    DAMASCENA BREAKFAST MEZE (V) (S) (make me VE/GF)

    Crisp falafel balls, choice of dip (see dips), choice of fuul, (see fuuls), juz-muz, served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £17.95

    DAMASCENA F’TOOR (N)

    Served until 12pm daily (suitable for 2 people).
    Crunchy salads, creamy feta, halloumi, olives, hard-boiled egg, labneh, fresh dates, walnuts, Ijjah omelette, smoked salami, butter, honey, jam, and a homely pot of Samovar tea.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £5.25

    JUZ-MUZ (V) (make me GF)

    Eggs, tomatoes, fresh chillies and onions served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £2.95

    FALAFEL (VE) (GF)

    8 falafels crammed with chickpeas, garlic and parsley.
    Extra: Flatbread 30p | GF Bread 65p

  • £4.45

    BAKED EGG MANAGEESH (V)

    Eggs, cheese and herbs served on top of freshly baked manageesh.
    Extras: beef salami £1

  • £4.25

    SMOKED SALAMI & CHEESE MANAGEESH

    Smoked beef salami and cheese on top of freshly baked manageesh.

Warming Fuuls

every fuul thing

  • £4.65

    FUUL MAHROOS (VE) (make me GF)

    Fava beans with sweet bell peppers, fresh chillies, tomatoes and garlic, topped with extra-virgin olive oil and served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £4.65

    FUUL MEDAMES (V) (S) (make me GF)

    Fava beans, chickpeas, tomato, parsley, tahina yoghurt sauce, garlic, lemon and extra-virgin olive oil served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £4.95

    DAMASCENA FUUL (VE) (make me GF)

    Slow-cooked fava beans with tomatoes, onions, garlic and fresh chillies. Topped with extra-virgin olive oil and served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

Wraps and Sandwiches

eat your heart out

  • £4.85

    CLASSIC FALAFEL WRAP (V) (S) (make me VE)

    Fresh falafels, tahina yoghurt sauce, parsley, pickled turnips and tomatoes.

  • £4.95

    MAKALI FLATBREAD WRAP (V)

    Garlic dressing lavished over aubergine, potato, courgette and cauliflower, topped with cheese, tomato and pickled gherkins.

  • £4.95

    DAMASCENA FALAFEL FLATBREAD WRAP (V) (S) (make me VE)

    Flatbread packed with falafels, parsley, tomatoes, red onion, rocket, pickled turnips and tahina yoghurt sauce.

  • £3.95

    LAHM BI’AJEEN FLATBREAD WRAP

    Freshly baked flatbread wrapped over spiced lamb mince, fresh parsley and red onion; dressed with mixed herbs and pomegranate molasses.

  • £5.25

    LAMB SHAWARMA FLATBREAD WRAP

    Marinated strips of lamb, home-made garlic dressing and gherkins.

  • £5.25

    CHICKEN SHAWARMA FLATBREAD WRAP

    Marinated strips of chicken, home-made garlic dressing and gherkins.

  • £4.65

    SALMON & SOFT CHEESE BAGEL (S)

    Salmon, rocket and soft cheese.

  • £4.65

    TUNA CIABATTA

    Tuna mayonnaise, sweet bell pepper, red onion and olives.

  • £4.95

    GRILLED HALLOUMI WRAP (V)

    Grilled halloumi, fresh mint, sweet bell pepper and a pomegranate molasses dressing.
    Extras: crisp falafel | £1

  • £4.95

    KOFTA WRAP (S)

    Kofta, salad and tahina yoghurt sauce.

  • £4.95

    LEMON ZEST CHICKEN BAGUETTE

    Tangy chicken dressed in paprika, chilli flakes and lemon zest, accompanied by red cabbage, red onion, pickles and garlic dressing.

Salads

punchy

  • £4.45

    TABULA (VE)

    Loaded with parsley, bulgur wheat, fresh cucumbers and tomatoes; complimented by a tangy herb dressing.

  • £4.85

    FATTUUSH (V) (make me VE/GF)

    Syrian salad dressed with pomegranate molasses, feta cheese, crunchy croutons and extra-virgin olive oil.

  • £4.65

    DAMASCENA ROCKET SALAD (VE) (GF)

    Rocket leaves, red onion, red cabbage, tomatoes and sumac bedaubed in a tangy dressing.

  • £4.95

    MAKALI (V) (make me GF)

    Crispy aubergine, courgette, potato and chickpeas on a bed of lettuce with croutons, fresh cucumber and onions; dressed with sumac and a home-made garlic dressing.

Dips

feast on these

  • £3.95

    CLASSIC HUMMUS (VE) (S) (make me GF)

    Rather delicious. Made fresh in-house every day. Served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £3.95

    BABA GHANUUJ (VE) (S) (make me GF)

    Roasted aubergine dip delicately blended with lemon, extra-virgin olive oil and garlic. Served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £4.25

    AVOCADO HUMMUS (VE) (S) (make me GF)

    A creamy twist on our classic hummus dish with avocados blended through. Served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: 30p | GF bread 65p

Hearty Soups

lift your spirit

  • £4.65

    HARRIRA SOUP

    Mildly spicy lamb soup, with tomatoes, chick peas, parsley, and mixed herbs.

  • £3.95

    LENTIL SOUP (VE) (make me GF)

    Lovely lentil soup served with home-made crispy flatbread croutons and a lemon slice.

Straight Out of The Oven

comfort your soul

  • £5.95

    M’SAKHAN ON FLATBREAD (N) (nut-free option available)

    Marinated chicken with sumac and onions, extra-virgin olive oil and toasted almonds.

  • £2.10

    FATAYER (PASTRIES)

    • Spinach and sumac herb (V) (make me VE) - £2.10
    • Smoked salmon and soft cheese - £2.25
    • Tahina lamb with pine nuts (N) (S) (contains dairy) - £2.25
    • Spinach and sumac herb with feta cheese (V) - £2.10
    • Mozzarella and feta with mint (V) - £1.95
    • Keshisk (sundried yoghurt and bulgur wheat) (V) - £1.95
    • M’hamara (spicy seasoned tomatoes and onions) (V) (make me VE) - £1.95
    • Black olive and walnut (V) (N) (make me VE) (nut-free option available) - £2.10
  • £3.75

    LAHM BI’AJEEN (FLATBREAD)

    Freshly baked flatbread topped with spiced lamb mince, pomegranate molasses and herbs.

  • £2.65

    MANAGEESH (FLATBREAD)

    • Zatar and extra-virgin olive oil (V) (S) (make me VE) - £2.65
    • Zatar and halloumi (V) (S) - £3.65
    • Zatar, feta, mixed cheeses and mint (V) (S) - £2.85
    • Feta, mixed cheeses and mint (V) - £2.65

    Zatar is a fragrant blend of sesame, thyme and sumac.

  • £0.65

    GLUTEN FREE FLATBREAD (V) (GF) (contains eggs)

    Fresh gluten-free bread baked to order.

Straight Out of The Oven Meze

prepare to fall in love

  • £8.95

    MANAGEESH PLATTER (FLATBREAD) (S) (can be customised)

    Two manageesh flatbreads of your choice (see manageesh), fattuush salad, pickles, olives and a choice of dip (see dips).

  • £9.95

    LAHM BI’AJEEN PLATTER (FLATBREAD) (S)

    2 Lahm Bi’ajeen flatbreads with fattuush salad, pickles, olives and a choice of dip (see dips).

  • £9.95

    FATAYER PLATTER (S) (can be customised)

    Any 3 fatayer pastries (see fatayers), fattuush salad, pickles, olives and a choice of dip (see dips).

House Specialities

the best of the best

  • £8.25

    DAMASCENA LAMB SHAWARMA ARABIYA (S)

    Shawarma seasoned lamb, crunchy salad, tahina yoghurt sauce and pickles folded up in a flatbread. Served with a side of batata hara potatoes.

  • £7.25

    DAMASCENA CHICKEN SHAWARMA ARABIYA

    Shawarma seasoned chicken, crunchy salad, home-made garlic dressing and pickles all folded up in a flatbread. Served with a side of batata hara potatoes.

  • £5.65

    HUMMUS SHAWARMA (GF)

    Hummus Topped with Lamb or Chicken Shawarma served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extra: Flatbread 30p | GF Bread 65p | Damascena Bread 65p

Individual and Meze Dishes

share, taste, feast

  • £3.45

    VINE LEAVES (VE) (GF)

    Delicate vine leaves stuffed with herbaceous rice.

  • £4.65

    FALAFEL (VE) (S) (make me GF)

    Fresh crispy falafels served with 2 flatbreads and a choice of dip (see dips).
    Extras: flatbread 30 | GF bread 65

  • £5.95

    FATT’EH (N) (S) (make me GF) (nut-free option available)

    Lamb mince and pine nuts piled on top of crispy flatbread croutons, chickpeas, tahina yoghurt sauce, garlic, ghee and lemon. Served with a flatbread.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £4.95

    KIBBEH MAKLIYA (N)

    Bulgur wheat croquettes stuffed with lamb mince, pomegranate molasses, sumac, walnuts and a delicious herb mix. Served with mint yoghurt.

  • £7.65

    TAHINA KOFTA (S) (make me GF)

    (option to serve without tahina yoghurt sauce)
    Minced lamb, fresh parsley and mixed herbs topped with tahina yoghurt sauce; stone baked in a pastry lid.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £4.25

    BATATA HARA (VE) (make me GF)

    Chilli potatoes with a hint of paprika. Served with a flatbread.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £6.95

    FRIED HALLOUMI PLATTER (V) (make me GF)

    Fried halloumi, batata hara potatoes and rocket salad. Served with a flatbread.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £5.10

    GRILLED HALLOUMI (V) (make me GF)

    Grilled halloumi with a garnish of rocket salad. Served with a flatbread.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £8.95

    APPETISER MEZE (VE) (S) (make me GF)

    Classic hummus, avocado hummus, baba ghanuuj, batata hara and vine leaves. Served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30p | GF bread 65p

  • £9.95

    MIXED MEZE (V) (S) (make me VE/GF)

    Crunchy falafels, choice of fuul (see fuuls), choice of dip (see dips) and a fattuush salad. Served with 2 flatbreads.
    Extras: flatbread 30 | GF bread 65