Khaznat al-Faroun at Petra, Jordan. Photo taken by Calvin College professor Bert DeVries

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Prince Conference Center
1800 East Beltline SE,
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

(616) 526-7800

Experience Experience
Return to the PETRA homepage April 4, 2005 - August 15, 2005
Lost City of Stone

Plan Your Visit: Taste Petra Menu


Served with coffee, tea, lemonade and ice tea.

Al Uzza Gyro
Grilled and seasoned chicken, served on Pita bread. Served with Hummous and pita chips and a side of Tabbouli salad — $8.50

Slices of seasoned beef steak, served on Pita bread. Served with Hummous and pita chips and a side of Lebanese salad — $8.95

Grilled Chicken Grecian Salad
A Mediterranean lettuce blend with tomatoes, olives, red onions and feta cheese topped with grilled chicken and a light Grecian dressing — $8.50

Dinner Entrees

All dinner entrees include a salad choice, pita bread, and bakery fresh rolls. Served with coffee, tea, lemonade or ice tea.


Eastern Garden Salad
Mixed baby greens with a Lebanese tomato salad and fresh mozzarella, garnished with couscous and dressed with a fruited balsamic vinaigrette.

Yuyu Salad
Hearts of romaine, with radish and cucumber salad topped with a honey seasoned Tahini dressing.


Cinnamon-Roasted Chicken with Harrisa Sauce
Roasted chicken breast seasoned with cinnamon, regional herbs and spices. Served with an aromatic harissa sauce, lemon saffron rice, and Moroccan spiced carrots — $15.50

Eggplant Roulade with Spicy Mediterranean Sauce
Thin slices of fresh eggplant stuffed with a medley of garden vegetables, fresh mozzarella, and Roma tomatoes. Served roulade style a top golden couscous and sauced with a spicy tomato Mediterranean sauce — $13.95

Braised Lemon Chicken and Figs
Lightly coated and braised chicken breast topped with lemon, capers, and figs. Served over rainbow orzo with roasted red peppers and sun dried tomatoes accompanied with an eggplant roulade — $14.95

Grilled Cumin Beef Tenderloin
Marinated pieces of beef tenderloin grilled and served with a Middle Eastern yogurt sauce atop golden couscous. Accompanied with red pepper hummus, pita wedges, and a medley of vanilla, zucchini and summer squash — $19.95


Semolina Walnut Cake with Sour Cherry Compote — $2.50
Honey and Cream Bread Bake with Crème Fraiche — $2.50
Traditional Baklava Garnished with Fresh Berries — $2.25
Mango Sorbet with Ginger Cream Sauce (for groups of 100 or less) — $2.25

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