Posted by on Sep 29, 2015 in SLIDER | Comments Off on DELICIOUS HOMEMADE FOOD


Delicious Homemade Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods is the specialty at the newly opened Al Baraka Grill in Raleigh offering the best in Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods in Raleigh!

Mediterranean and the people from the Middle East love their culture and cuisine. Mediterranean and Middle Eastern food is not just to satisfy hunger but they also represent a culture and rich heritage. Syrian cuisine truly reflects the welcoming Syrian culture. There are several Syrian recipes which are recognized around the globe, for example, hummus, baba ghannouj, falafel, tabbouleh, shawarma, kebabs and baklava are to name a few.

Here is the top Mediterranean and Middle Eastern dishes that Al Baraka Grill in Raleigh offers using the finest ingredients in Raleigh.

Hummus is the most common and famous Middle Eastern cuisine made with tahini, lemon juice, chopped chickpeas, salt and garlic. It is imperative to serve this dish with pita bread.

Falafel is made from chickpeas mixed with sesame seeds, select old world spices, parsley and then shaped into balls. This dish is served deep fried with hummus or tahini sauce and pita bread. It is low in fat and has no cholesterol even if deep fried.

Shawarma is a Mediterranean – Middle Eastern cuisine that has been roasted from all sides. Al Baraka Middle Eastern Restaurant in Raleigh offers its signature Shawarma Chicken or Shawarma Beef made with the highest grade of Halal meat. It is eaten as fast food and can be eaten as sandwiches fresh tomato and pickle!

Kibbeh is a Mediterranean – Middle Eastern cuisine made with crispy cracked wheat stuffed with fresh ground beef, minced onions, and a nutty mixture of almonds served with tzatziki. They are shaped into balls or patties and are fried.

Tabbouleh is a vegetarian Middle Eastern dish that is a magical combination of finely chopped parsley, tomatoes, cracked wheat all drizzled with olive oil, lemon and bulgur.

Fattoush is a tangy salad made with tomatoes tossed with cucumbers, crispy pita bread, sumac, all drizzled with an olive oil, garlic and lemon based dressing.

Baba Ghannouj is a classic dish made Puree of fire roasted eggplant, tahini, lemon juice, and garlic served with pita bread.

Shish Tawook is charcoal grilled chicken skewers topped with lettuce, tomato and pickles all wrapped in a pita with hummus spread.

Baklava is one of the beloved sweet Middle Eastern deserts made with phyllo dough mixed with chopped nuts and syrup or honey.

Basbousa is a sweet cake flavored with coconut, rose water or lemon and topped with almonds. Basbousa is also known as Turkish Harrisa.

At Al Baraka Grill in Raleigh, we use only the finest and freshest ingredients in Raleigh to prepare all of our homemade meals!