In the 13th century, the legendary Mongol warrior Khublai Khan had an empire that stretched from the Sea of Japan right across to Central Europe.
Become a legend in your own lunchtime by conquering the menu at Khublai Khan Mongolian Barbeque Restaurant on Assembly Street.
Decked out like a Mongolian yurt, Khublai Khan is camped out on the steppes of Leith and offers a fun dining experience.
With dishes that include kangaroo burgers and llama kebabs, as well as more familiar ingredients, a meal at Khublai Khan is never run of the mill.
Two course lunch
Available for lunch, seven days a week, today’s Big Deal comes in two forms.
Option one is for two people to each have soup and a main course followed by a speciality tea or coffee from the Khublai Khan lunch menu.
Option two is for four people to each have a two course meal from the Khublai Khan lunch menu with tea or coffee.
There are plenty of conventional menu choices at lunch. From exotic gyros to beef meatballs served with tagliatelle to carrot and coriander fritters with grilled halloumi cheese, diners at Khublai Khan don’t have to walk on the wild side.
For those with more adventurous tastes, there is the option to try zebra tortilla, kangaroo kebabs and even horse burgers. There are sixteen different meats available at Khublai Khan so, if you have ever wondered what crocodile tastes like, or had a hankering for antelope, now is your chance.
The tea and coffee selection is pretty colourful too. As well as lattes, espresso and English breakfast tea, there is also the option to have green tea.
Khublai Khan Mongolian Barbeque Restaurant certainly provides a dining experience which is off the beaten track. This hasn’t stopped TripAdvisor reviewers from hunting it down and recording their thoughts. These headlines are all from recent reviews:
‘Great restaurant with lovely food and friendly staff.’
‘Where else can you eat ostrich, wild boar and zebra?’
‘Absolutely love this place’
Great for a meal with pals; a bite to eat before the footie or simply a great excuse to try something adventurous, today’s Big Deal is a fantastic introduction to Khublai Khan Mongolian Barbeque Restaurant.