MP Taverna is a modern interpretation of a traditional Greek tavern by Chef Michael Psilakis. MP Taverna is an exciting addition to the New York dining scene currently open for lunch and dinner in Roslyn, Irvington, and Astoria.The dinner menu at MP Taverna is divided into sections, allowing diners to order from selections of meze and salads, entrees, and plat du jours. Meze options include Meatballs, Fried Calamari and Trio of Greek Dips, while a highlight from the salad selection includes the Bulghar date, almond, pomegranate, olive and pistachio. Signature dishes like Lamb Burger with smashed potato and pickle, Roasted Lemon Chicken with dill and garlic roasted fingerling potato are offered together with simply grilled options such as Swordfish, Salmon and Steak & Sausage. Alluding to his Greek roots, Psilakis’s daily rotating specials include the Pikilia Skaras grilled lamb chop along with loukaniko beef and pork, along with Braised Lamb Shank with orzo and root vegetable.
The lunch menu features varieties of sandwiches, salads, skillet-baked eggs, and grills, including BFT Bacon, Tomato and Feta on Sourdough Pullman and Grilled Branzino. A daily prix fixe lunch, priced at $15, is a composed lunch platter offering three courses served together.