ALLENTOWN, Pa. – A brand new vacation spot for gyros, kebabs, falafel and different Mediterranean favorites is coming quickly to Lehigh County.
Flaming Sizzling Halal Grill, a fast-casual restaurant providing freshly ready Mediterranean and American delicacies, is predicted to open later this week at 768 Union Blvd. on Allentown’s East Facet.
The renovated constructing beforehand housed different eateries, together with Taco Bell and The Vegan Butcher.
“We must be open inside the subsequent few days, almost certainly on Wednesday or Thursday,” Flaming Sizzling proprietor Elias Ayaz stated. “We’ll offer genuine Mediterranean meals, together with Turkish adana and rooster kebab platters, falafel and gyros. We’ll even have some American meals like Philly cheesesteaks, burgers and fries.”
Made-to-order platters, served on a mattress of rice and accompanied by fries and salad, will begin at $10.99 and embrace choices reminiscent of rooster, lamb/beef, fish, falafel and blend (grilled rooster and lamb).
Different menu highlights will embrace salads, rooster wings, rooster tenders, proteins over fries (with sauces), sandwiches reminiscent of chopped cheese and rooster (grilled or crispy) and sides reminiscent of onion rings and mozzarella sticks.
Quite a lot of gyros, beginning at $8.99, will embrace lamb, rooster, falafel, fish and blend (rooster and lamb/beef). All meals is halal.
For purchasers with a candy tooth, Flaming Sizzling additionally will provide do-it-yourself desserts reminiscent of baklava, golub jamun and numerous desserts, together with carrot, purple velvet and Oreo mousse.
“We’re a culinary haven, a spot the place ardour for flavorful meals meets a dedication to excellence,” a message on Flaming Sizzling’s web site reads.
“Based on the ideas of authenticity and high quality, our journey started with a imaginative and prescient to supply the neighborhood a style of beautiful Halal delicacies. We take immense satisfaction in sourcing the freshest components and infusing them with conventional spices and cooking strategies, guaranteeing each dish tells a narrative of wealthy flavors and cultural heritage.”
Ayaz overhauled the Union Boulevard constructing with new grills, wall paint, ceiling tiles, furnishings, LED lighting, quartz counter tops and extra.
Flaming Sizzling, serving lunch, dinner and late-night meals, is tentatively set to function 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. every day, Ayaz stated.
The restaurant might be a family-run institution, with Ayaz’s cousins serving to out in numerous capacities.
“What units us aside isn’t just the tantalizing aromas or the mouthwatering dishes gracing our menu; it is the dedication to creating an inviting environment the place each visitor looks like household,” the net enterprise description continues.
“Our group is pushed by a shared love for meals and a dedication to delivering an distinctive eating expertise, one which leaves a long-lasting impression. Past the culinary delights, our restaurant embodies heat, hospitality, and a deep-rooted respect for our patrons. Whether or not you’re sharing a meal with family members, having fun with a fast chunk, or savoring a celebratory feast, our goal is to make your go to memorable and satisfying.”
On-line ordering might be obtainable at flaminghot.us, and supply might be obtainable via third-party platforms reminiscent of Grubhub and DoorDash, Ayaz stated.
For the most recent Flaming Sizzling updates, together with an official opening announcement, observe the enterprise’ Instagram web page.