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About The Coal Pit

THE COAL PIT is a modern Mideast eatery in Melbourne's outer east suburbs. Set in Nunawading off the corner of Springvale and Whitehorse Road, the menu aims to highlight bold flavours through humble ingredients, traditional marinates and fresh produce. With a casual vibe and a menu designed to be enjoyed in the shared company of others, grab some company and get down to The Coal Pit for post-work dinner and drinks or general weekend feasting!

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OPEN HOURS

Please note we are subject to close earlier on quiet evenings.

MONDAY – TUESDAY | Closed

WEDNESDAY – FRIDAY  | 6pm – 10pm

SATURDAY – SUNDAY | 5pm – late

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Menu

SMALL SHARE PLATES

HOUSEMADE DIPS & BREAD | Lebne, hummus, beetroot hummus V+GFO

INDIVIDUAL DIP & BREAD | Lebne V | Hummus V + VE | Beet Hummus V + VE

FALAFELS & HUMMUS | W/ pickles & tahini V + VE + GF

CHEESE CIGARS | Filo pastry, cheese, za’atar V

MEAT CIGARS | Filo pastry, spiced lamb mince, house yoghurt sauce

MANEK | Spiced mini lamb sausages, lebne, pickles GF

HALOUMI FRIES | W/ lemon GF

EGGPLANT FRIES | W/ za’atar, harissa aioli V

CALAMARI | Fried calamari, za’atar, lemon, harissa aioli

 

SHARE PLATTERS FOR TWO

MEAT PLATTER | 2 skewers ea. of lamb, chicken & kofta, 4 manek sausages, chips, salad, rice & bread GFO

VEGETARIAN PLATTER | Falafels, char-grilled vegetables, hummus, salad & bread V + VE + GFO

 

PICK YOUR BASE

1. Select choice of base from:

CHIPS | W/ house salad & yoghurt sauce GF

SALAD | Cucumber, tomato, red cabbage & carrot salad GF

MIDDLE EASTERN | Hummus, rice, grilled vegetables, salad & pickles V + VE + GF

2. Choose your main from:

CHICKEN GRILL | Grilled chicken thigh fillets GF

KOFTA GRILL | Lamb & beef mince skewers w/ onion, herbs & spices GF

MIXED GRILL | Lamb, chicken & kofta skewers, manek GF

LAMB SHISH | Grilled lamb backstrap skewers GF

CHICKEN SHISH | Grilled chicken thigh skewers GF

FALAFEL | Fried fava bean patties GF

CALAMARI | Fried calamari, za’atar, aioli GF

 

TAGINES

SAMAK TAGINE | Barramundi baked in a spicy tomato sauce, vegetables, rice & lebne GF

VEGETABLE TAGINE | Vegetables stewed in a tomato sauce, rice & lebne GF

 

BURGERS

CP BURGER | Lamb-beef patty, lettuce, tomato, onion, double cheese, harissa aioli, brioche bun, chips

GRILLED CHICKEN BURGER | Chicken thigh fillet, lettuce, tomato, onion, double cheese, harissa aioli, brioche bun, chips

FALAFEL BURGER | Falafel, hummus, lettuce, tomato, onion, brioche bun, chips

 

KIDS

CHICKEN TENDERS | W/ fries & tomato sauce

KOFTA | W/ fries & tomato sauce GFO

 

DESSERT

BAKLAVA/TURKISH DELIGHT

ICE-CREAM | Chocolate or salted caramel GF

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Set Menu

SET MENUS

Minimum 2 people | Whole table must order

BANQUET 1

LET’S MEZZE! 48PP / 24 PER CHILD

START WITH | Hummus, lavash bread, falafel, haloumi fries

FOLLOWED BY Grilled meat platter w/ chicken, lamb & kofta skewers, manek sausages, lebne, rice, chips, salad

Choice of VEGETABLE or BARRAMUNDI tagine baked in a tomato stew w/ rice

FINISHED WITH Medley of baklava & turkish delight

 

BANQUET 2

THE MIDDLE FEAST 58PP / 29 PER CHILD

Includes choice of beer, wine or soft drink pp

START WITH Hummus, lavash bread, haloumi fries, meat cigars, calamari

FOLLOWED BY Grilled meat platter w/ chicken, lamb & kofta skewers, manek sausages, lebne, rice, chips, salad

Choice of VEGETABLE or BARRAMUNDI tagine baked in a tomato stew w/ rice

FINISHED WITH Medley of baklava & turkish delight

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