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Monday - Thursday 11am-11pm
Friday 11am - 12am
Saturday 10am - 12am
Sunday 10am - 10pm

226 South Main . Ann Arbor . MI . 48104

 


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appetizers

CHIPITAS
cheese-stuffed tapioca bread, Lena dipping sauce 8


CEVICHE*
seasonal seafood prepared daily 13


BAKED GOAT CHEESE
topped with fresh salsa and served with seasoned corn chips 8


PLANTAIN TOSTONES
fried plantains, tomato salsa, queso, verde sauce 8


ECUADORIAN HUMITAS
award-winning fresh corn cakes, roasted red pepper coulis, queso, verde sauce 9


CHEF’S GUACAMOLE
prepared fresh daily, with seasoned corn chips 8


SPANISH LLAPINGACHO
cheese filled potato cakes, chorizo, avocado, peanut sauce 9


soups & salads


ROASTED CORN BISQUE

sweet corn, fresh salsa 8


SOUP OF THE DAY

ask your server about today’s fresh creation 7


ROASTED VEGETABLE SALAD

heirloom baby carrots, beets, sweet potato, roma tomatoes, arugula,
yogurt vinaigrette 8


ROASTED CAULIFLOWER SALAD

cauliflower florets, sweet corn, golden raisins, fried capers,
tarragon dressing 8


ELOTE SALAD
grilled sweet corn, cabbage, jicama, cotija honey crema, arugula,
hot sauce vinaigrette 8 add grilled chicken 4


Grilled Pineapple SALAD

mixed field greens with charred pineapple, jicama, oranges, fresh avocado, candied
pepitas and roasted poblano vinaigrette 8 add grilled chicken 4


CHAVEZ SALAD
field greens, roasted tomatoes, grilled brioche, poached egg, Dijon anchovy dressing 9


JERK CHICKEN SALAD

marinated grilled chicken over mixed greens with fresh mango, pickled red onion,
golden raisins, queso, and cilantro lime vinaigrette 11


tacos, sandwiches, arepas


ALMUERZO TACOS
chef’s daily tacos with choice of soup 9


CUBAN SANDWICH
ham, braised pork, salami, pickles, Swiss cheese, jalapeño yellow mustard 12

QUESO AREPA
three cheeses melted in a soft griddled corn cake with tomato onion marmalade 8

JERK CHICKEN SANDWICH
grilled chicken thighs, jerk marinade, arugula, tomato, charred pineapple aioli 9

SAO PAULO BURGER*
certified Angus Beef, bacon jam, poached egg, pickled red onion, rojo sauce 12

ROASTED CAULIFLOWER TORTA
spiced cauliflower florets, golden raisins, capers, field greens, tarragon goat cheese spread 9

FISH TACOS
grilled yellowtail jack, cabbage slaw, tomato salsa, choice of creamy verde or
spicy rojo sauce 11

CHIPOTLE TURKEY BURGER
with roasted fennel, bacon jam, queso, avocado, chipotle aioli 9

BLT AREPA
open-face griddled corn cake with bacon, arugula, roma tomatoes and tomato
onion marmalade 9

BEEF BRISKET TACOS
braised beef brisket, cabbage slaw, tomato salsa, choice of creamy verde or
spicy rojo sauce 9

 

specialty beverages


CAFÉ CON LECHE
bold espresso blended with steamed milk 5

AGUA FRESCA
a refreshing daily cooler creation with fresh fruit 4

JARRITOS
Mexican soda made with real sugar cane, in a variety of flavors 2.5

 

desserts

FLAN
chef’s seasonal selection 8

CHOCOLATE CINNAMON TACO
cinnamon sugar taco, chocolate mousse duo, housemade marshmallow 8

RICOTTA FRITTERS
chef’s selection 7

CORN TRIO
sweet corn cake, housemade corn ice cream, kettle corn 9
TORTE CAKE
rum-soaked almond sponge cake, cajeta and hazelnut butter creams 9

*Items cooked to guest specification NOTICE: Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodbourne illness, especially if you have a medical condition.

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  • Hours of Operation

    Monday - Thursday 11am-11pm
    Friday 11am - 12am
    Saturday 10am - 12am
    Sunday 10am - 10pm
  • A: 226 S. Main, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    T: 734.994.2773
    E: lena@mission86.com