• breakfast

    all our breakfasts are served till 6pm
    our free range eggs may be ordered fried,
    scrambled or poached
    *these breakfasts are served with a side order of toast, butter & jam

    *classic 84
    two eggs, beef bacon, two lamb sausages, mushrooms & tomato

    *mini 62
    one egg, beef bacon, one lamb sausage, mushrooms & tomato

    breakfast royale 66 (v)
    two poached eggs, asparagus or spinach,
    lemon sauce & rye toast
    option of salmon 124 / option of beef bacon 92

    hummus toastie 78 (v)
    hummus, rocket, avo, roasted tomatoes, feta, poached egg, za’atar spice & toasted village bread

    mushrooms on toast 74 (v)
    sautéed mixed mushrooms with cream, fresh parsley, chives, rocket & parmesan salad on toasted village bread 
    egg option + 6

    brioche french toast 64 (v)
    brioche served with mixed berries or italian cherry preserve & crème anglaise

    plain omelette or scrambled 44 (v)
    our free-range omelettes and scrambled eggs are made with three eggs or egg whites

    spanish omelette 78 (v)
    cheddar, caramelised onion, mushrooms, tomato, sliced potato & mild fresh chilli

    mariachi 82 (v)
    scrambled eggs, green chilli, coriander, tomato, parmesan, spring onion, avo & lime, served with a tortilla

    st francis 84 (v)
    scrambled eggs, goat cheese, cherry & sundried tomatoes in a basil pesto dressing, served on toasted village bread

    healthy appetite

    original health breakfast 80 (v)
    greek yoghurt, homemade granola & fruit salad

    fruit salad 58 (v)

    acai bowl 68 (v)
    acai, mixed fresh berries, banana, hazelnuts, honey, baked oats, pumpkin seeds & sunflower seeds

    banana oats 54 (v)
    oats, banana & chopped almonds

    creamed avo on toast 82 (v)
    creamed avo & almond dressing, fennel, labneh, chives, parsley, spiced pistachios, cucumber on
    multi-grain bread
    egg option + 6

    berry banana split breakfast 78 (v)
    passion fruit & orange yoghurt, topped with banana, pistachios, almonds, chia, figs, pomegranate jewels, berries, honey & mint


    toasted mexican flat bread

    the brazilian 78
    grilled chicken, lemon, chilli & coriander marinade, cheddar cheese, served with yoghurt

    the greenland 78 (v)
    avo, feta, pistachio nuts, mozzarella, baby spinach, rocket & basil pesto mayo

    sandwiches & burgers

    tashas panini 84
    one chicken breast, avo, black mushrooms, feta, lettuce & tomato, served on village bread

    schnitzel sarmie 78
    one crumbed chicken breast, tomato, avo, red onion salsa & french dressing, served on village bread

    mini beef burgers 98
    two 100g homemade mini beef burger patties, red onion, tomato, gem lettuce, tzatziki, sesame seed buns & fries
    cheese option 102

    fried chicken burger 84
    crispy laban chicken breast, roasted garlic mayo, lettuce, white cabbage slaw, coriander, gherkin, tomato, sesame seed bun & fries

    harry’s reuben 80
    pastrami, sauerkraut, emmental cheese, rocket, tomato, gherkin, russian dressing, served on village bread


    toasted sandwiches & croissants

    a choice of white / brown / rye / gluten-free white or brown + 2
    option of croissant + 4

    cheese & tomato 54
    chicken mayo 60
    beef bacon & avo 60
    beef bacon & mozzarella 60
    beef bacon & egg 60
    plain croissant with jam & butter 24
    nutella filled croissant 28


    please ask your waiter for extra options not listed

    olives 14
    baby spinach 22
    sundried tomatoes 16
    rocket 16
    mozzarella, parmesan, cheddar, feta 14
    goat cheese 20
    grilled portabella mushrooms 26
    avo 20
    cherry tomatoes 14
    caramelised onions 10
    beef bacon 26
    chicken breast 20
    salmon fillet 68
    smoked salmon 58


    quinoa beetroot 68 (v)
    pickled beetroot, quinoa, hazelnuts, feta, grilled onion, baby spinach, chives, sumac & pomegranate dressing
    chicken option 88

    texas salad 82 (v)
    corn tossed with feta, cherry tomatoes, kalamata olives, basil leaves & rocket in a light basil pesto lemon dressing
    chicken option 102

    butternut salad 88 (v)
    roasted butternut, gem lettuce, rocket, roasted tomatoes, pine nuts, avo & a choice of feta or goat cheese, orange & mustard dressing

    chopped house salad 70 (v)
    avo, cabbage, gem lettuce, cherry tomato, red onion, coriander, sunflower seeds, cashew nuts, black sesame seeds & lemon vinaigrette
    chicken option 90

    chicken crunchy salad 78
    chicken, white cabbage, grilled corn, beans, radish, parsley, almonds, lemon & tahini yoghurt, spring onion & lemon vinaigrette

    chicken brown rice salad 88
    middle eastern spiced chicken breast, baby heirloom tomatoes, butter lettuce, gem lettuce, mixed wild rice, cucumber, red onion, kalamata olives, pomegranate dressing served with a low-fat lemon yoghurt

    salmon salad 88
    140g norwegian salmon, baby potatoes, fennel, gem lettuce, rocket, green beans, capers, dill, chives, spring onion & herbed yoghurt

    easy eating

    allow 20 minutes preparation time / extra 10 minutes for meat well done
    * you may swop starch for starch on mains

    chicken ramen bowl 84
    grilled chicken breast, ramen noodles, sesame oil, chicken stock, red peppers, garlic, teriyaki, baby spinach, ginger, lemongrass, spring onion, coriander, garlic & chilli sauce

    parmesan & couscous crusted chicken 102
    two chicken breasts coated in couscous & parmesan, served with fennel, broccoli & herb salad topped with a dollop of goat cheese
    half portion 76

    chicken prego plate 90
    two chicken breasts basted with prego sauce, served with a portuguese chopped salad & homemade potato crisps

    lemon chicken 80
    cubed chicken breasts, oregano, lemon butter & rosemary sauce, served with rice
    add sundried tomato, olives & capers 90

    chicken vol-au-vent 124
    chicken, mushrooms, cream, spring onion, chives, thyme & puff pastry shells

    steak tagliata 216
    250g thinly sliced grilled fillet tossed with rocket, roasted cherry tomatoes, soya sauce, chilli, sundried tomatoes, garlic, ginger, pine nuts & parmesan shavings, served with fries

    fillet steak 214  
    250g fillet steak served with fries
    add black pepper or mushroom sauce + 22

    portuguese steak 216 
    250g fillet steak, grilled & sliced, fried egg, pickled white onion, crispy lays, garlic and chilli salt, pan jus

    salmon teriyaki 102
    140g norwegian salmon, teriyaki, black rice, cucumber, spring onion, chilli & pickled ginger

    sea bass vierge 198
    oven baked sea bass with sauce vierge & sautéed herbed baby potatoes  

    prawns 226  
    12 grilled tiger prawns with a lemon butter sauce & a choice of fries or rice

    the levant plate - to share 114  
    two chicken breasts sautéed in a middle eastern marinade, flat bread, hummus, tzatziki, cucumber, tomato, onion, pickled vegetables, grilled lemon & garlic crème, served with fries


    enquire about our soup of the day 60

    sides & sauces

    baby potatoes, wild rice mix, asparagus, butternut 24
    mash, fries, rice, broccoli, vine tomatoes 22
    buttered green beans, roasted cherry tomatoes 18
    side green salad 34
    side greek salad 40
    prego sauce 18
    lemon butter sauce 16
    mushroom sauce 26
    pepper sauce 24



    choice of pasta - spaghetti, penne, fettuccine
    gluten-free penne + 5

    napoletana 70 (v)
    traditional tomato based sauce

    arrabbiata 72 (v)
    tomato & chilli

    mascarpone & roasted tomato pasta 86 (v)
    mascarpone, roasted cherry tomatoes, rosemary, rocket & parmesan

    bolognese 94 
    beef mince, tomato & onions

    creamy pesto 104
    chicken, button mushrooms, sundried tomato, pesto, cream & basil

    savva’s chicken pasta 102
    grilled chicken strips, mushrooms, chives, garlic & cream

    cold & iced drinks

    rooibos & peach ice tea 36
    cold brew rooibos tea, peach syrup, lemon

    classic lemonade 36
    home-made lemon cordial, lemon juice, rosemary,
    soda water

    passion fruit & tonic 36
    passion fruit, bergamot tea cordial, grapefruit, tonic water

    citrus granita 38
    martini dolce 0.0%, orange marmalade, grapefruit, vanilla syrup, lemon juice

    vanilla milkshake 42
    vanilla ice cream & milk blended until ice cold

    chocolate milkshake 42
    chocolate syrup, vanilla ice cream & milk
    blended until ice cold

    coffee shake 42
    vanilla ice cream & coffee
    blended until ice cold

    frullato 44
    vanilla ice cream & orange juice blended until ice cold

    blended iced latte 42
    blend of sweetened coffee, ice and milk

    martini dolce 0.0% 125ml - 39 / 750ml - 195
    non-alcoholic premium sparkling wine


    energy booster 42
    medjool dates, banana, cacao syrup, cocoa powder, coffee & almond milk

    peanut protein 46
    peanut butter, banana, almond milk, chia seeds, agave syrup & cinnamon

    vanilla berry 48
    mixed berries, banana, coconut milk, vanilla & pomegranate



    breakfast shot 13 - ginger, orange & honey
    turmeric shot 13 - ginger, lemon, turmeric & honey
    green shot 13 - green apple, cucumber, celery, kale & honey


    freshly squeezed juices

    carrot, beetroot, apple & lime 42
     apple, lime, ginger 42
     mandarin, grapefruit, lime & cilantro 42
      green apple, kiwi, pineapple, celery & mint 42
     orange 38
    pineapple 38
    carrot 38
    apple 38
    watermelon 38
    grapefruit 38
    add ginger + 5

    * ask the waitron for any other freshly squeezed juice


    mixers & water

    raspberry kombucha 38
     tonic water 16
     soda water 16
      coca cola / diet / zero 16
     fanta 16
    sprite 16
    coconut water 20 
    aqua panna 500ml - 19 / 750ml - 26
    san pellegrino 500ml - 19 / 750ml - 26


    espresso 20 
     single shot

    ristretto 18 
     short shot espresso

    double espresso  24 
     double shot

    espresso macchiato 23 
     espresso with frothed milk

    caffe long black 24 
     traditional coffee

    cappuccino normale 27 
     double espresso topped with frothed milk

    cappuccino petite 24 
     espresso topped with frothed milk

    cold cappuccino  27 
     double espresso with cold frothed milk & ice cubes

    caffe latte 27 
     espresso lungo with hot milk served in a mug

    flavoured lattes 27 
     espresso lungo with hot milk & flavour of your choice

    latte macchiato 27 
     hot milk & espresso on the side

    caffe mocha 34 
    dark hot chocolate, espresso, cocoa & hot milk

    greek coffee 23 
     freshly brewed in small long handled pot
    (sweet or metrio)

    affogato 30
     espresso, ice cream, mixed nuts, honey & mint

    hot drinks

    speciality teas 26
    enquire about flavours

    turmeric latte 28
    hot milk, turmeric, honey & vanilla

    hot chocolate 28

    tashas hot choc & marshmallows 38
     two spoons of nutella served with hot milk & marshmallows

    tashas virgin cocktails

    peach bellini 42 
    martini dolce 0.0%, peach coulis

    berries & kombucha 44 
    raspberry kombucha, mixed berries, lemon & mint

    mojito 44
    sundried orange & wild mint syrup, lime, mint, raspberries, soda water

    passion fruit mojito 44
    sun dried orange & wild mint syrup, passion fruit syrup, lime, mint, raspberries, soda water

    raspberry mojito 44 
    sun dried orange & wild mint syrup, raspberry syrup, lime, mint, raspberries, soda water

    strawberry mojito 44 
    sun dried orange & wild mint syrup, raspberry syrup, lime, mint, raspberries, soda water

    pina colada 46 
    pineapple, coconut, coco syrup, coconut water

  • breakfast

    protein pancakes 88
    mandarin segments with strawberries and mint, maple yoghurt & citrus infused maple syrup

    strapatsada 76
     scrambled eggs, parsley, garlic, chilli, roasted cherry tomatoes, red pepper, onion, crumbled feta, coriander & lemon yoghurt, with almond, flax & pumpkin seed crackers

    tomato & avo on kale & grain loaf 76
     fresh heirloom tomatoes, rocket, feta, mashed avo & crispy chickpeas with green goddess dressing

    turmeric & lemon yoghurt chicken on kale & grain loaf 76
    chicken breast, lemon & turmeric yoghurt, cherry tomatoes, pine nut salsa, chilli oil & rocket

    jett & luke’s 88
    sesame seed buns topped with cheddar cheese, grilled onion, beef bacon, rocket & two eggs served with fried baby potatoes



    (served open on a crisp whole wheat spinach tortilla)

    chicken tostada 84
    grilled chicken breast, hummus, cumin, tomatoes, olives, cucumber, feta, parsley, oregano, red onion & chilli oil

    vegetarian tostada 84
    white bean salsa, roasted sweet potato chunks, sweet potato hummus, rocket & green beans

    main meals

    the healthy greek 78
    gem lettuce, rocket, quinoa, hummus, cherry tomatoes, pine nuts, cucumber, red onion, feta, olives, mint, dill, lemon vinaigrette, parsley, chilli & oregano

    forest salad 88
    gem lettuce, marinated oyster mushrooms, crushed chickpeas, cucumber, caesar dressing, avo, spring onion, coriander & hazelnut praline

    cauliflower & kale falafels 86
    marinated kale, roasted garlic, tahini dressing, tomato, feta & cucumber salad

    zucchini rosa 88
    zucchini, napoletana, olives, capers, sundried tomatoes, roasted tomatoes & dehydrated mushroom crisps



    chicken, coconut and lemongrass soup 62
    chicken breast, chicken broth, coconut milk, lemongrass, exotic mushroom mix, coriander, chilli & ginger

    tashas kids menu


    scrambled eggs 32
    served with beef bacon rashers & toast

    flapjacks 48
     maple syrup, chocolate nut spread, banana &
    mixed berries



    bowl of fries 22

    mozzarella sticks 48

    served with napoletana dipping sauce

    protein meals

    served with a portion of fries & ketchup

    organic chicken hotdog 46

    mini beef burgers 48
    option of cheese 52

    chicken nuggets 44



    animal shaped pasta with napoletana sauce 46
    add option of: beef meatballs or chicken cubes +15aed


    housemade vanilla waffles 74
    served with maple syrup & crème anglaise
    option of
    caramelised banana or
    seasonal berries with
    frozen yoghurt or vanilla ice-cream

    al jalila

    al jalila cultural centre for children
    umm suqeim, al wasl road, dubai

    phone: +971 43 80 6243
    email: aljalila@tashascafe.com

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    wednesday & thursday:  8.00am – 12.00am
    friday & saturday: 8.00am – 1.00am
    sunday: 8.00am – 11.00pm

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