Lebanese cuisine is renowned for the way its rich ingredients inspire innovative food-fighting techniques. Skillfully execute the Kebab Eye Jab or the Hummus Humdinger with today’s Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of authentic Lebanese fare at Cedar Cafe.
The friendly staff at the 1-year-old eatery serves up steaming plates of their authentic Lebanese fare in a casual and welcoming environment. Opt for a plate of freshly made falafel served with a side of crispy fries, and add your favourite toppings to the tender bean patties for a customized lunch ($6.99). Or satisfy a carnivorous craving with the shish tawook and rice plate, and nosh on the marinated chicken while pondering the pros and cons of a world in which all food and legal documents are speared on a stick before being served ($10.99). Cedar Cafe offers an eclectic selection of traditional North American fare alongside the Lebanese treats, so unadventurous diners or over-fed falafel fanatics can indulge in a hamburger plate ($4.99) while their dutiful postmen sink their teeth into the savoury shawarma served as a soft sub ($8.99).
The casual eatery, with its take-away counter, satellite TV, and free WiFi, is an ideal place to spend an afternoon savouring a serving of Lebanese fare, or simply sipping a hot cup of Arabic coffee ($1.50).