Mediterranean 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 $8, you get $20 worth of Mediterranean fare at CK Mediterranean Grille & Catering.
The savants of spice at CK Mediterranean Grille brandish their skewering and sautéing skills to serve up a scrumptious selection of fast and fresh Mediterranean dishes. Each chicken kabob titivates poultry-loving palates with tender morsels of marinated bird charbroiled on skewers ($8.99 lunch, $12.99 dinner), and seafood fanatics hungry enough to lick the seaweed off a docked ship will find solace in the shrimp ghallaba, a serving of sautéed shrimp mingling with a mound of green peppers, mushrooms, onions, carrots, tomatoes, and fresh garlic ($10.99 lunch, $15.99 dinner). Herbivores can graze on the veggie combo, a tasty amalgamation of tabbouli, grape leaves, hummus, and falafel ($8.99 lunch, $13.99 dinner), or nosh on the nostril-tickling mujadra appetizer, a piquant serving of caramelized onions steamed with green lentils and topped with a frock of fried onions ($4.99–$10.99). All gourmet entrees, including those mentioned above, are served with a choice of rice, steak fries, or grilled veggies, and a soup or a salad.
More than 25 Yelpers give CK Mediterranean Grille an average of four stars:
5285 Overland Ave.
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