tashas melrose

  • breakfast

    all our breakfasts are served from 8am 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 R122
    two eggs, bacon, two italian sausages,
    mushrooms & tomato

    *mini R78
    one egg, bacon, one italian sausage, mushrooms & tomato

    breakfast royale (v) R116
     two poached eggs, asparagus or spinach, lemon sauce & seeded bread
    add option of crispy parma ham + R50 /
    macon + R36 / bacon + R28

    hummus toastie (v) R102
    hummus, rocket, avo, roasted cherry tomatoes, feta, poached egg, za’atar spice  & toasted village bread

    classic french toast (v) R88
     brioche french toast, berries, cinnamon sugar & maple flavoured syrup
    add option of streaky bacon + R28 / macon + R36

    *plain omelette or scrambled  (v) R54
    our free-range omelettes  & scrambled eggs are made with three eggs or egg whites

    *scrambled sweetcorn R94
    scrambled eggs, creamy sweetcorn, bacon, spring onion, parmesan & micro herbs

    *salmon scrambled  R114
    40g smoked salmon trout, scrambled eggs, cherry tomatoes, cottage cheese & chives

    *old school omelette R106
    herb omelette, tomato, bacon, spring onions, mushrooms & grated cheddar

    healthy appetite

    fruit salad R78

    original health breakfast R144
    greek yoghurt, muesli & fruit salad

    citrus sunrise (v) R114
    citrus fruit, banana, oat crumble, honey cream yoghurt, pistachio nuts & rose syrup

    dr paw paw (v) R114
    paw paw, yoghurt, chopped almonds, honey

    creamed avo on toast (v) R122
    creamed almond & avo dressing, fennel, labneh, chives, parsley, spiced pistachio, cucumber &
    gluten-free sourdough
    egg option + R10

    oats (v) R52
    oats served with milk & honey
    option of banana R12 / option berries R26

    quesadillas

    toasted mexican flat bread or whole wheat wrap

    the sao paulo R104
     grilled chicken, lemon, chilli marinade, cheddar, sundried tomatoes, coriander & yoghurt

    the south african R112 
    chicken mayo, mozzarella & gherkins

    the greenland (v) R98
    avo, feta, pistachio nuts, mozzarella, baby spinach, rocket & basil pesto mayo

     

    sandwiches

    prepared on a ciabatta, rye or seeded

    rump zarmie R116 
    150g strips of grilled rump, grilled onions, tomato, rocket & dijon mustard

    schnitzel sarmie R146 
    two crumbed chicken breasts, tomato, avo, red onion salsa & french dressing

    rodeo drive R128 
    mustard mayo chicken, avo, bacon strips & lettuce, on rye or seeded

    whole wheat chicken wrap R86
    whole wheat wrap, grilled chicken breast, avo, low fat cottage cheese, cucumber, carrot, radish, baby spinach & dijon mustard

     

    toasted sandwiches & croissants

    a choice of white, brown, rye or seeded bread
    gluten-free bread + R24 / croissants + R14

    cheese & tomato R58
    chicken mayo R78
    bacon & avo  R78
    bacon & egg R74
    anchovette & tomato R42
    tuna mayo 170g R98
    plain croissant R42
    nutella filled croissant R58

    extras

    please ask your waiter for extra options not listed

    yoghurt R28
    muesli R20
    goat cheese R36
    sundried tomatoes R28
    rocket R12
    cottage cheese R22
    olives R24
    cheddar R20
    feta R16
    mozzarella R22
    parmesan R26
    italian sausage R32
    pesto R32
    avo R32
    spinach R36
    chicken breast R36
    macon R36
    bacon R28
    150g rump R62
    40g smoked salmon trout R60
    tuna 170g R52

    salads

    chopped house salad (v) R96
     avo, cabbage, gem lettuce, cherry tomato, red onion, coriander, sunflower seeds, cashew nuts, black sesame seeds & lemon vinaigrette
    chicken option R126

    tashas caesar R98
    baby spinach, gem lettuce, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, croutons, boiled egg or cold poached egg, crispy parma ham, parmesan & caesar anchovy dressing
    chicken option R128

    smoking salmon  R132
    40g smoked salmon trout, cottage cheese, capers, asparagus, basil, rocket, micro greens, cherry tomato, red onion & melba toast

    texas salad (v) R118
     corn, rocket, butter lettuce, basil, feta, roasted cherry tomatoes, olives & lemon basil dressing
    chicken option R148   bifteki option R158 
    150g rump option R172

    butternut salad  (v) R114
    roasted butternut, butter lettuce, rocket, roasted cherry tomatoes, pine nuts, avo, orange & mustard dressing & a choice of feta or goat cheese
    chicken option R144

     

    easy eating

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

    salmon trout fish cakes R172
    pink salmon & smoked salmon trout mixed with red onion, potato, dill & chives, a fennel & baby potato salad, parsley, radish & lemon parsley mayo

    panko hake R146 
    crumbed hake, homemade tartare sauce, fries, peas, lemon & parsley

    parmesan & couscous crusted chicken
    chicken breast coated in couscous & parmesan, goat cheese, fennel, broccoli& herb salad 
    half R128  full R172

    lemon chicken R132 
    cubed chicken breasts, rice, lemon butter & oregano sauce
    add sundried tomato, olives & capers R172

    prego
    tashas style prego served with fries 
    chicken R114 150g rump R122

    beef burger
    two 125g homemade mini beef burger patties, red onion, tomato, gem lettuce, sesame seed buns & fries
    plain R128  cheese R138

    steak
    250g steak served with fries
    sirloin R168  fillet R226
    add black pepper or mushroom sauce + R52

    mediterranean lamb cutlets R298
    400g lamb cutlets, tzatziki, fries & a feta, olive, tomato & red onion salad

     

    sides & sauces

    fries, rice R32
    side green salad R54
    side greek salad R58
    broccoli R46
    butternut R32
    crushed baby potatoes R28
    grilled tomatoes R18
    asparagus R74
    pepper sauce R52
    mushroom sauce R52
    lemon butter sauce R30
    prego sauce R30

    pasta

    choice of penne, linguine
    fresh gluten-free pasta + R12

    ninetta’s napoletana (v) R86
    tomato based sauce & fresh basil

    arrabbiata (v) R88
    tomato based sauce, chilli & fresh basil

    bolognese R122
     beef mince cooked in a traditional tomato sauce

    savvas chicken pasta R152
     grilled chicken strips, mushrooms, chives, garlic & cream

    creamy pesto R172
     chicken, button mushrooms, sundried tomato, pesto, cream, basil & white wine

    soup

    enquire about our soup of the day R78

    cold & iced drinks

    cold drinks 300ml R27 
    tizers 330ml R34 
    mixers 200ml R25

    roses cordials R10
     lime, passion fruit, kola tonic

    rock shandy R52
    half lemonade, half soda & bitters

    local mineral water still & sparkling R27

    surgiva mineral water still & sparkling
    500ml R42 
    1lt R66

    local iced teas R34

    lemon soda R36

    oran soda R36

     

    freshly squeezed fruit juice R47
    carrot, apple, pineapple, pear, orange
    add ginger + R14

    green juice R49
    apple, cucumber, mint, kale & lemon

    milkshakes R44 
    enquire about flavours

    frullatos R62 
    ice cream shake with pieces of fresh fruit

    freezos (98% fat free) R48
    cino, chocolate

    shots
    breakfast shot R20 - ginger, orange & honey
    turmeric shot R24 - ginger, lemon, turmeric & honey

    smoothies

    add whey protein + R28

    peanut protein R66
    peanut butter, banana, almond milk, chia seeds, spiced agave syrup & cinnamon

    vanilla berry R66
    mixed berries, banana, coconut milk, vanilla & pomegranate

    berry acai R66
    acai, banana, blueberry, mango & apple juice

    mango passion R66
    mango, passion fruit, pineapple, lemon & apple juice

    tropicana R66
    banana, coconut, pineapple & apple juice

    granitas

    classics R38
    crushed ice blended with a choice of fruit juice
    lemon, strawberry, mango

    cucumber, apple & mint R44 
    cucumber syrup, apple, mint & crushed ice

    elderflower & pear R44 
    pear, apple juice, elderflower syrup & crushed ice

    lemon & rose tea R44 
    lemon ice tea, rose syrup & crushed ice

    cherry & lemongrass R44
     cherry syrup, lemongrass syrup, cranberry juice &
    crushed ice

    iced fruit puree R44
    crushed ice blended with fruit puree
    mango, strawberry

    coffees

    espresso R23
    single shot

    double espresso R27  
    double shot

    espresso macchiato R26  
    espresso with frothed milk

    caffe long black R28 
     traditional coffee

    greek coffee R30
    freshly brewed in a small long handled pot
    (may be ordered sweet or metrio)

    cappuccino normale R32  
    double espresso topped with frothed milk

    cappuccino petite R28 
     espresso topped with frothed milk

    cappuccino con panna R35 
    espresso topped with whipped cream

    rooibos cappuccino R34 
     rooibos espresso topped with frothed milk

    caffe latte R32  
    espresso lungo with hot milk served in a mug

    roasted hazelnut latte R38 
    espresso with hot milk & hazelnut syrup

    an extra + R4 will be charged for decaffeinated coffees
    for almond milk + R10 / soya milk + R10 / oat milk + R10

    hot drinks

    teas R25 
     five roses, rooibos, earl grey, chamomile

    imported teas R30  
    moroccan mint, english breakfast, jasmine queen, vanilla bourbon

    tashas hot choc & marshmallows R46
    nutella, hot milk & marshmallows

    hot choc R32  
    spiced chai R32

    wines

    Sparkling Wine, Prosecco & Champagne
    Steenberg Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc R270
    Graham Beck MCC NV Brut R340, dinkie R170
    Graham Beck Rosé MCC NV Brut R340
    Zonin Prosecco R295 dinkie R108
    Moët & Chandon Impérial NV Brut Champagne R1300
    Veuve Clicquot Yellow NV Brut Champagne R1450

     

    White
    Darling Cellars Sauvignon Blanc R140 glass R46
    Vergelegen Sauvignon Blanc R290
    Iona Sauvignon Blanc R370
    Ken Forrester Petit Chenin Blanc R140 glass R46
    Babylonstoren Chenin Blanc R220 glass R73
    Warwick The First Lady Chardonnay R210 glass R70
    La Motte Chardonnay R325
    Compagniesdrift Chardonnay / Pinot Noir R170 glass R56
    Beyerskloof Chenin Blanc / Pinotage R185 glass R61

     

    Rosé
    Falsebay Whole Bunch Rosé R140 glass R46
    Waterford Rose-Mary R240 glass R80
    Babylonstoren Mourvèdre Rosé R255

     

    Red
    Simonsig Shiraz R230 glass R76
    Delaire Graff Shiraz R260
    Vrede en Lust Merlot R200 glass R66
    Vergenoegd Löw Merlot R370
    Painted Wolf - The Den Pinotage R180 glass R60
    Kanonkop Kadette Pinotage R270
    Stellenrust Cabernet Sauvignon R170 glass R56
    Morgenster Cabernet Sauvignon R225
    La Vierge Seduction Pinot Noir R200 glass R66
    Neil Ellis Aenigma Shiraz / Cabernet Sauvignon R220 glass R73
    Compagniesdrift Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot R200
    Rupert & Rothschild Classique Bordeaux Blend R390

     

    tashas cocktails

    mojito R86
    white rum, lime, strawberry, mint & schweppes soda

    turkish delight R72  
    vodka, cranberry juice, lime & rose syrup

    strawberry daiquiri R82  
    white rum, strawberry, lime & mint sugar

    cherry mint wine spritzer R66  
    dry white wine, cherry, mint, cranberry juice &
    schweppes soda

    aperol spritz R82
    aperol, cinzano pro spritz & schweppes soda

     

    ales & spirits

    beers local / beers imported / ciders / spirits

     

    sweets

    enquire about our cakes of the day

    melrose

    Shop 14, The Piazza, Melrose Arch,
    Melrose, Johannesburg

    phone: +27 11 684 1781
    +27 11 568 5488

    email: melrose@tashascafe.com

    monday - sunday: 8 am - 6 pm

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