Dinner at Omar Khayyam s

Dinner at Omar Khayyam s

This is a new edition of the 1944 classic by George Mardikian, America's first celebrity chef. These delicious and unusual meals that made Mardikian's restaurant so famous are for Armenian food, prepared in the American fashion.

Author: George Mardikian

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ISBN: 1925937313

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This is a new edition of the 1944 classic by George Mardikian, America's first celebrity chef. These delicious and unusual meals that made Mardikian's restaurant so famous are for Armenian food, prepared in the American fashion. The recipes are sophisticated enough for parties, but economical and balanced enough to serve the whole family.
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LIFE

LIFE

George Mardikian, who named his celebrated San Francisco restaurant "Omar
Khayyam "s," acts out a charade from the best-known lines ... Iraqi Delegates
Arshad Al-Omari and Nasrat Al-Farsy (right') dine every evening at Omar
Khayyam's.

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The Rotarian

The Rotarian

Mardikian starts a shish kebab — specialty dish of a local Armenian restaurant. ...
"As early as 1851," writes Joseph Henry Jackson in his introduction to George
Mar- dikian's Dinner at Omar Khayyam's, "the San Franciscan . . . might eat from ...

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The American Restaurant Magazine

The American Restaurant Magazine

George Mardikian of Omar Khayyam's , San Francisco is nominated for a niche in
American Restaurant Magazine's Hall of Fame EXTRA The Courier - Tournal
STEBBINS GRILL At STEBBINS PATIO. FIME 4389 SAS AVON By Robert Grison
 ...

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ISBN: MINN:31951P00926881O

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Bay Area Radio

Bay Area Radio

George Mardikian (1903–1977) was an Armenian-born restaurateur, chef, author
and philanthropist who opened the well-known Omar Khayyam's restaurant in
San Francisco in 1938. He broadcast the 15-minute dining show Dinner at Omar
 ...

Author: John F. Schneider

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

ISBN: 9780738589107

Category: History

Page: 127

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Congressional Record

Congressional Record

Tarawa is only one of the islands which the marines bought with their lives and
their suffering , from which the United States Navy now dominates ... To prove it ,
he has just written and had published a cookbook - Dinner at Omar Khayyam's .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105062869883

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Ethnic American Food Today

Ethnic American Food Today

Mardikian was an Armenian patriot who immigrated to the United States and
opened Omar Khayyam's in San Francisco in 1938. The restaurant existed into
the 1980s, when it was destroyed by fire, and Mardikian's 1944 cookbook, Dinner
at ...

Author: Lucy M. Long

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781442227316

Category: Cooking

Page: 760

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Ethnic American Food Today is the first encyclopedia to illuminate the variety and complexity of ethnic food cultures in this country and to address their place within the larger American culture.
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Michigan Living Motor News

Michigan Living   Motor News

Unlike New York , where too many better known restaurants owe their fame to the
skill of their press agents rather than ... As a fitting souvenir , pick up a copy of
Mardikian's book , “ Dinner at Omar Khayyam's , ” for $ 2.75 and ask your host to
 ...

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AIM

AIM

Mardikian ' s Omar Khayyam in The mahogany - paneled walls of the San
Francisco . dining areas were adorned with original ... He haunted restau his
famous cook - book , “ Dinner at Omar rants in world ports and spent 10 days
Khayyam ' s .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105070771675

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Who s who Dining and Lodging

Who s who   Dining and Lodging

Comprised of the Most Elite and Picturesque Restaurants, Hostels and Resort
Lodges Alice Catt Armstrong, Gary Armstrong. magical courier , they have ... His "
Dinner at Omar Khayyam's ” is a book for gourmets . His " Recipe for Happiness ...

Author: Alice Catt Armstrong

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ISBN: NYPL:33433080730173

Category: Bars (Drinking establishments)

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School Food Service Journal

School Food Service Journal

in San Francisco , will speak on the subject “ Song of America " at the Southeast
Regional Breakfast on Monday , August 10 . Mr. Mardikian ... Six years later he
opened his second restaurant , Omar Khayyam's , in San Francisco . Dr. Gladys
H.

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924055072387

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Ararat

Ararat

Dinner at Omar Khayyam ' s hophonisuel I . ONAR 127 19 : 1975 : . by Louise
Condak Liebold George explains that the name literally means “ the priest fainted
. ” Legend has it that a Mohammedan priest ( imam ) was very fond of eggplant ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105110562845

Category: Armenian Americans

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Mademoiselle

Mademoiselle

... 28 ) “ Gu should have seen The look in Oudy's eyes STEAMED RICE BIRDS
EYE PEAS OMAR KHAYYAM'S DESSERT * DEMITASSE Serve the consommé
with grated carrot and slivered almonds in the dining - room end of your ménage .

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The Journals of A H Maslow

The Journals of A  H  Maslow

Then dinner at Don & Janet Cope's with Gabriel & Dorothea Almond (after 30
years) & Morrells & another couple. Mar. 17. Lunch at Art ... To S.F. Museum of Art
. Dinner at Omar Khayyam's, very good, & to movie, Charly. Met Gardner & Lois ...

Author: Abraham Harold Maslow

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ISBN: UCSC:32106005926321

Category: Psychologists

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The American Mercury

The American Mercury

and dinner at Omar Khayyam ' s , Further exploration of the white the Mark or
Maiden Lane Solari ' s light scene would lead the pious comes to no more than
similar pilgrim to the Bal Tabarin , to the establishments elsewhere in the Fiesta ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105010652910

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Catalog of Copyright Entries

Catalog of Copyright Entries

Dinner at Omar Khayyam's . MARDIKIAN , GEORGE . ( R ) ( Dinner menu ]
TRADER VIC'S . Direct current transmission . KIMBARK , EDWARD WILSON .
Digital magnetic tape unit , 7970F . HEWLETT - PACKARD CO . Direct election of
the ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015085477134

Category: American drama

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Current Biography Yearbook

Current Biography Yearbook

... to anything else . " In San Francisco he got a job as a dishGEORGE M.
MARDIKIAN washer in a restaurant called ... He instituted a food written a
cookbook , Dinner at Omar Khayyam's saving program : to every guest who
returned ( 1944 ) .

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ISBN: UVA:X004801281

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Navy Supply Corps Newsletter

Navy Supply Corps Newsletter

In a custom begun in 1958, President and Mrs. Eisenhower served a United
Nations dinner at the White House to ... had chefs from Yamato Sukiyaki House,
Bernstein's Fish Grotto, and Omar Khayyam's restaurants offer to help prepare
the ...

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ISBN: UIUC:30112106655852

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Books in Print

Books in Print

Bobbs Dinner at Belmont . ( Cardinal ed . 81 ) Crabb , Alfred Leland . pap . 0 . 35 .
Pocket Bks . Dinner at Omar Khayyam ' s . Mardikian , George . 2 . 75 . Viking
Dinner with the commendatore . Soldati , Mario . 1953 . 3 . 50 . Knopf Dinners that
 ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105124489597

Category: American literature

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Categories: American literature