Eating international fare at a local restaurant bypasses many transatlantic travel woes, such as jet lag and oar splinters. Stamp your palate’s passport with this Groupon.
$25 for $50 Worth of Mediterranean Fare
The menu showcases an abundance of traditional Mediterranean mezzes, or small plates, such as Turkish grape leaves stuffed with rice, pine nuts, and currants ($7) and char-grilled gulf shrimp in lemon sauce ($9). Entrees include char-grilled lamb kebabs ($19), baked layers of fried eggplant in tomato sauce and feta cheese ($16), and char-grilled wild salmon with an arugula salad ($19), the salad voted as 2011’s Most Densely Packed with Vowels.
Downtown Chapel Hill
456 W Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516