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Au Za’atar is an Arabian French bistro which has quickly become a destination in the East Village for New Yorkers and tourists alike, serving family recipes from Lebanon, Tunisia and Morocco with a French influence . Drop in for mezze and a glass of organic wine or Lebanese beer and enjoy a romantic meal or an intimate dinner with freinds. Our menu crafted by head Chef Tarik Fallous highlights the best of Middle Eastern and French cooking with a focus on fresh, seasonal ingredients and homemade dishes. The warm, inviting and rustic dining room features banquette seating, hi-top tables perfect for grabbing a glass of wine and mezze, and an intimate bar. We serve boutique natural wines from around the globe, along with a variety of craft beers.

Eat my wheat,
And drink my wine.
My sky is on my shoulders,
My earth is yours.

Poet - Mahmoud Darwish

Head Chef -Tarik H Fallous