sampler of humus, baba, tabule, grape leaves and haydari.
chick peas mashed to paste flavored with lemon juice, tahini, garlic and olive oil.
puree of smoked eggplant flavored with tahini, olive oil, lemon juice and garlic.
Yalanji Dolma / Stuffed Grape Leaves
grape leaves delicately filled with rice and herbs, white onion, fresh mint, olive oil and lemon juice.
chick peas and fava beans mixed with green vegetables and fried.
thick cream of yogurt mixed with walnuts and garnished with fresh dill.
spicy mixture of extremely fine chopped vegetables.
Eggplant & Cheese
fried eggplants served with special tomato sauce and cheese.
tinley cut carrots fried and served with special garlic sauce.
zucchini and other vegetables mixed and pan fried, served with garlic yogurt sauce.
Humus W/ Gyro
humus topped with lamb or chicken gyro.
filo scrolls stuffed with feta cheese, parsley and fresh dill.
tomatoes, cucumber, parsley, onion and green pepper with olive oil, vinegar and feta cheese.
lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber, red cabbage and carrot with house dressing.
chopped tomatoes, cucumber, onion, parsley, walnuts tossed with lemon juice and olive oil.
mixture of green onions, parsley, tomatoes and cracked wheat with lemon juice and olive oil.
Palace Chicken Salad
grilled chicken tossed with lettuce, tomatoes, cucumber and house dressing.
All Entrees Served With House Salad And Your Choice Of Rice Or Soup.
ground chicken meat marinated with red pepper sauce and char grilled on skewers.
lamb and beef wrapped around a large vertical broiler to cook and served with yogurt-cucumber sauce.
gyro layered on homemade bread, topped w/ garlic- yogurt sauce served w/ butter and special tomato sauce.
chicken cubes sauteed with garden vegetables in garlic-tomato sauce. (make it spicy )
Shish Tawook (chicken Kebab)
cubes of marinated chicken breast grilled on skewers.
Istanbul Shish Kebab
choice of lamb or beef cubes marinated and grilled on skewers.
ground lamb and beef mixed with vegetables and char grilled on skewer.
Chicken In Cream
pan fried marinated chicken cooked with garlic-cream sauce and spaghetti.
Rack Of Lamb
marinated lamb chops char grilled and served with onions.
combination of istanbul shish, chicken kebab and adana kebab.
Mousakka With Meat
eggplant, tomatoes, chickpeas, garlic, onion cooked with lamb.
Palace Silver Platter
(serve for two) combination of lamb and chicken gyro, chicken kebab, istanbul chicken, adana kebab, humus, mujver and salad.
specially marinated salmon grilled on skewer and served with vegetables.
tilapia fillets char grilled and topped with the chef's special garlic sauce.
All Sandwiches Wrapped In Pita Bread With Vegetables.
Chicken Kebab Sandwich
Shish Kebab Sandwich
Istanbul Chicken Sandwich
Istanbul Veggie Delight
combination of mujver, grape leaves, falafel, mousakka and hummus.
eggplant, tomatoes, chickpeas, garlic, onion cooked to perfection.
baby okra cooked with special herbs and with vegetables.
cauliflower, onion, bell pepper, zucchini and potatoes slightly fried and served with garlic yoghurt sauce.
it is a rich, sweet pastry made of layers of phyllo dough filled with chopped nuts and sweetened with syrup or honey. it is characteristic of the cuisines of the former ottoman empire and much of the middle east.
it is a dish made from rice mixed with milk and other ingredients. if you like cinnamon, we strongly recommend you to ask your server to strew some on top of your dessert. you will fall in love with our home-made rice pudding.
it is another example of our home-made desserts. it is made of bread crumbs, eggs, sugar, and lemon juice. with icing and topped with walnut, it is an unusual taste for you.
Istanbul Palace is your unique destination in Louisville, KY for fine Mediterranean and Turkish Cuisine. We are proud to serve you the best food of its kind since May 2007. With our neat and mostly home-made mouth-watering food, you now have an alternative place to dine.