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LOCATION

935 West Eastland Ave
Nashville, TN 37206

HOURS

Monday - Saturday

Happy Hour 4-6

Dinner 5-10

CONTACT

615.928.8040
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LYRA

[ Modern Middle Eastern ]

 

Bringing a fresh take on Middle Eastern cuisine to East Nashville, Lyra marries flavors rich in history with elevated plating and an effortlessly modern feel. A concept quite new to the flourishing local food scene, Lyra aims to introduce diners to a cuisine that goes way beyond basic kabobs; flavors Chef Hrant grew up on and is excited to share with you..

 

 
 
 

Location

935 West Eastland Ave

Nashville, TN 37206

 
 
 
 

Dinner

[5 - 10 Mon - Sat]

 
 

Dinner

 

Hummus


Hummus, aleppo oil  |   6

  - add chili roasted turnips & candied onions  |   2

  - add lamb merguez, sweet pepper puree  |   3


Dishes


Warm Citrus Olives, cured egg yolk  |   6

Charred Broccolini, harissa, lime  |  7

Carrot Kibbeh, fermented jalapeno, date marinated cashews, romaine  |   8

Roasted Beet salad, nigella seed labneh, arak-honey dressing, nasturtiums  |   12

Mushroom Börek, feta, nigella seed, onion butter  |  15

Baba Ganoush in it’s own skin, Kurdish samoon bread  |   13


Lamb Kefta, pickled melon rind relish, mint tahini, fried shallots, sumac  |   14

Fried Beef Kibbeh, date butter, walnut shatta sauce, crushed aleppo pepper  |   13

Scallops, potato skordalia, asparagus, za’atar, pickled shallot  |  18*

Chicken Livers, pomegranate, currants, garlic toum, lavosh cracker  |  13

Grilled Octopus, green garbanzo, charred cauliflower, red chermoula, black olives  |  18*


Seared 12oz Strip Steak, berbere spiced cauliflower, creamed greens, crispy chickpeas  |   34*

1/2 Chicken Musakhan, sumac marinated red onions, yogurt & pita  |   24

Market Fish, Samke Harra, spicy tahina sauce, cilantro, toasted almonds  |   28*

Date Glazed 1/2 Lamb Rack, Omani sour rice, pickled currants, spiced pistachio  |  29*


 

 

 

 

 

 

Breads

 

Za’atar Man’oushe  |   5 

Daily Man’ousheh  |   7

Daily Fatayer  |   9


 

Desserts

 

Pistachio Ice Cream Sandwich, sesame tahini Cookie  |  9

Peanut Basbousa Cake, orange blossom syrup, pistachio & sesame crumble, labneh whipped cream  |  9

Halva Crunch Bar, chocolate glazed, toasted coconut, apricot, urfa biber, aquafaba meringue  |   11

Sorbet of the Day  |  7

Ice Cream of the Day  |  7

Turkish Coffee  |  4

 
 

Happy Hour

[4 - 6 Mon - SAt ]

 

Food

Berber Spiced Crunchy Chickpeas  | 3

 

Warm Citrus Olives  |  4

 

Manouseh, Za’atar | 4

 

Spiced Chickpeas Fatteh, toasted bread, tahini yogurt  | 6

 

Falafel Sandwich, red onions, romaine, tahini  |  5

 

Lamb Kefta Sandwich,  harissa, tahini, romaine & pickles  |  5

Wine  |  6 ea

Maison Cubi, Syrah Grenach

Maison Cubi, Sauvignon Blanc 

 

Drinks

Beer   |   6 ea

Draft

Blackberry Farm Classic Saison

East Nashville Miro Miel

Dogfish Head Namaste

Bearded Iris Homestyle IPA

 

Bottle/Can

Smith & Lentz Pislner

Dogfish Head Seaquench

Mantra Chai Stout

Aval Cider

 

Cocktails   |  6 ea

 

Foxy Brown -  gin, hibiscus, lemon, ginger beer, cardamon bitters rocks

Buffy - vodka, mint, shrub, soda, rocks

Solo - bourbon, orange, lemon, grenadine, rocks  

Doctor - bourbon, simple syrup, cinnamon bitters, rocks or up

Magnum - rum, lime, simple syrup, cardamon bitters, up

Zorro -  tequila, grapefruit, lime, simple syrup, soda, rocks 

 

 


 

Drink

 

 
 

COCKTAILS

 

White Walker - Cava, Arak, lemon, simple | 10

 

Bellatrix - Cava, apricot, cinnamon fig bitters | 10

 

Cat Woman – Cat Head Vodka, St. Germain, apricot, lemon verbena, lemon, up | 11

 

Ursula – Walton’s Vodka, Dolin Sweet Vermouth, za’atar cordial, lemon, up | 11

 

Hans Gruber - Hayman’s Old Tom gin, Aperol, Becherovka, hibiscus, lemon, rocks | 12

 

Harley Quinn – Miller’s Gin, Zucca, strawberry cordial, lime, soda, rocks | 12

 

Feyd – Rabbit Hole Bourbon, Campari, Combier orange, Urfa Biber shrub, served up | 13

 

Ottoman Empress - Rabbit Hole Rye, Arak, Peychaud's bitters, simple | 13

 

Slugworth - Monkey Shoulder Scotch, Cynar, black walnut, on a rock | 13

Green Goblin – El Dorado Rum, pistachio orgeat, lime, mint, arak, nutmeg, rocks | 11

 

Dark Phoenix – Espolon Reposado, Campari, grapefruit, lime, rosemary date syrup, rocks | 11

 

Mayday - Espolón Blanco, Kummel, Strega, Mala Idea Mezcal, lime, Tabasco, harissa salt rim | 12

 

Weeping Angel - Armenian Brandy, Alessio Bianco, Manzanilla Sherry, apple bitters | 11

 

 

 

 

BEER

Draft

Blackberry Farm Classic Saison  | 7

East Nashville Miro Miel  | 7

Dogfish Head Namaste  | 7

Bearded Iris Homestyle IPA  |  7   

 

Bottle/Can

Smith & Lentz Pilsner  |  7

Dogfish Head Seaquench  |  7

Mantra Chia Stout   | 7

Aval Cider  | 7

 

 

NON - ALCOHOLIC

House Beverages

Mint Shrub Soda   |   5

Ginger Lemonade   |   5

Hibiscus Grapefruit Soda  |   5

 

Bottled Sodas

Sprecher Cola   |   4

Sprecher Cherry Cola   |   4

Sprecher Root Beer  |   4

Source Bitter Lemon  |   4

Source Fiery Ginger  |  4

Source Tonic  |  4

 

Hot and Cold Teas

Black Tea, rose, cardamom, cinnamon  |  4

Moroccan mint  |  4

Cold Brew Spiced Iced Tea  |   2.5    

 

Coffee

Turkish Coffee  |  4

Honest Coffee French Press  |  6

 
 

Wine

 

 
 

White Wines

 

FRANCE, SPAIN, ITALY, PORTUGAL                                          GLASS | BOTTLE

 

Maison Cubi, Sauvignon Blanc - Languedoc, France 2017                        7 | 

Bottega Vinaia, Pinot Grigio - Trentino, Italy 2017                                       10 | 40

Quinta Gomariz , Vinho Verde - Loureiro, Portugal 2016                            9 | 36

Vagnoni Molina Marche - Passerina, Italy 2017                                             10 | 40

Can Feixes, White Blend - Parellada, Spain 2017                                           11 | 44

Vincent Grall, Sancerre - Loire, France 2016                                                         | 60

Domaine du Vieil Orme, Sauvignon Blanc - Loire, France 2017             10 | 40

 

MIDDLE EAST, EASTERN EUROPEAN

Kavaklidere Cankaya, White blend - Central Anatolia, Turkey 2016      9 | 36

Mandolás, Furmint - Tokaji, Hungary 2012                                                               | 65

Chateau Musar, White Blend - Ghazir, Lebanon 2016                                        | 68

 

UNITED STATES

Laetitia, Chardonnay - Arroyo Grande, California 2016                                12 | 48

 

Rosé / Sparkling

Chateau Des Demoiselles - Provence, France 2017                                         12 | 48

Bouvet, Brut Rosé - Loire, France                                                                               11 | 44

Caposaldo, Prosecco - Veneto, Italy                                                                         10 | 40

Barcino Brut, Cava – Spain                                                                                               9 | 36

 

Red Wine

 

FRANCE, SPAIN, ITALY, PORTUGAL                GLASS | BOTTLE

Maison Cubi, Red Blend - Languedoc, France 2017                                             7 |

Bouchard Bourgogne - Pinot noir - France 2015                                                 13 | 52

Ceretto, Dolcetto d’ Alba - Piedmont Italy 2015                                                         | 52

Domaine Solyrade, Red Blend - Côtes du Rhone 2015                                       9 | 36

Volador, Red Blend - Cataluña, Spain 2016                                                              12 | 48

Cascina Pace, Nebbiolo d’ Alba - Langhe, Italy 2015                                                | 48

Retromarcia Chianti Classico, Sangiovese - Tuscany, Italy 2015                        | 56

La Mondianese, Ruche - Monferato, Italy 2016                                                     14 | 56

Domaine Clothild Pain, Cabernet Franc - Chinon, France 2015                           | 56

Vinhos Fitapreta, Touriga Nacional - Alentejano, Portugal 2016                         | 64

 

MIDDLE EAST, EASTERN EUROPEAN

 

Chateau Musar, Red Blend - Ghazir, Lebanon 2015                                             15 | 60

Kavaklidere Cankaya, Red Blend - Central Anatolia, Turkey 2017               10 | 40

Zorah, Red blend - Vayots Dzor, Armenia 2013                                                           | 90

 

United States

O.P.P, Pinot Noir - Willamette Valley, Oregon 2015                                             15 | 60

Nadia, Cabernet Sauvignon - Santa Barbara, California 2014                       13 | 52

 

South America

Fabre Montmayou, Malbec - Mendoza, Argentina 2016                                  10 | 40

Elqui, Red Blend - Elqui Vally, Chile 2015                                                                 10 | 40