"The Capital City"
at the Golden Columns
Try one of our affordable meat sandwiches and see why McMentuhotep's is so popular.
Over 400 served!
McMentuhotep Burger - a slice of grilled goat on your choice of pita bun.
McPharaoh Burger - a steak patty on your choice of pita bun. Yes, it is three times as expensive as the McMentuhotep burger but go ahead, you are worth it!
McNile Burger - The McNile Burger is a generous piece of salted catfish or Nile perch on your choice of pita bun. an excellent alternative for our less well-off clientale.
McPig Burger - The McPig Burger is for our friends across the Nile at Nubt, who like Set so much. pork is associated with Set, and we've substituted a piece of pork for the grilled goat. a nice change of pace.
Our burgers come in three sizes:
Garlic - available free of charge.
Goat cheese - available at a slight extra cost.
Lettuce - add lettuce to any of your burgers. We dip our lettuce in oil and salt. Lettuce is associated with Min. try it. We think it will catch on! (Subject to seasonal availability).
Onions - available free of charge.
Pharaoh-size anything and get a piece of steak on top!
Garlic and onion sauce - Strangers asking for barbeque sauce find this an acceptable alternative.
Sweet and sour sauce - Made from sweet nabk berries and sour balanites.
Barley pita bun - an excellent alternative.
Emmer wheat pita bun - Our traditional bun.
Raised bread wheat pita bun - See why Kemet has become known as the bread basket of the world! Our most expensive bun.
McDuck Nuggets - Big pieces of duck fried in moringa oil and dusted with wheat flour. Several sauces are available upon request.
Akkadian Fries - a treat from the advanced cultures of the East. try our chufa nuts fried in moringa oil. Chufa nuts are starchy tubers that are said to taste like chestnuts. They can not be beat.
Onion Rings - The onions of Kemet are said to be the best in the world and our onion rings are equally fine. They can be fried upon request.
Salad Ta-Sherit (Side Salad) - a refreshing salad of lettuce, cucumbers, and leeks served in an oil and vinegar dressing.
Choose from beer, goat milk, grape juice, or date juice.
Carob pudding - Made from carob beans, milk, and honey.
Nabk berry pie - The Lotus eaters of North africa say that eating nabk berries will make you forget all your cares. try this treat and see for yourself.
Nabk berry cakes - Nabk berries are dried in the sun and pounded into cakes. Nabk berries are generally said to taste like dates or cherries. When they are dried, they taste like gingerbread.
Farmer's Special - Salted fish and sweet onions rolled in emmer wheat flat bread (pancakes).
Kemet Special - Boiled beans, onions, and spices mixed with eggs and served in your choice of pita bun.
McMentuhotep Special - pigeon eggs on toasted emmer wheat or barley bread. Dove or duck eggs may be requested instead.
Pharaoh's Special - pigeon eggs on toasted bread wheat with a slice of steak on top. Dove or duck eggs may be requested instead.
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