The Essential Café & Bistro - Wholesome, natural, & organic homemade foods
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"No" Saturday Dinner here at 
"The Bistro"
until
October 4, 2014


Note:  Reservations must be made before 3:00 pm; when making your reservation please specify which entree you would like to order.  This will help us to keep our food costs in check and avoid wasting any food or resources.  Thank you so much for understanding.

Menu
Menu for Saturday Dinner 5:30 - 8:00 PM

SALAD

BLACKBERRY & ROASTED PEAR SALAD WITH GOAT CHEESE ~Fresh blackberries serenade this tasty combination of maple cinnamon roasted pears, imported goat cheese sweetened with organic agave syrup and raw local honey, cranberries, walnuts, and topped with some of our signature maple vinaigrette ~ it is served with a side of organic apple bread with some maple butter ~ delightful!.....15

(Salad comes with a cup of soup)

ENTREES

(Served with a complimentary cheese-cracker-bread board(dine-in's only), and your choice of soup or salad)

GRILLED FRESH WILD CAUGHT SOCKEYE SALMON with a LEMON/LIME COCONUT-GINGER SAUCE ~ Grilled wild caught fresh sockeye salmon to perfection and topped with a refreshing lemon/lime ginger sauce  and placed on top of two organic brown Jasmine rice cakes.....32

BRAISED BEEF SHORT RIBS IN AN ORGANIC LA MURA ROSSO RED WINE SAUCE ~ Tender local beef short ribs simmering in my own signature organic La Mura Rosso red wine sauce until tender then served over some garlic mashed potatoes........27
 

STUFFED BUTTERNUT SQUASH ~ Organic butternut squash stuffed with a mixture of with an organic butternut squash, brown jasmine rice mushrooms and fresh organic savory herbs organic zucchini, organic herbs, garlic, mushrooms, pine-nuts, and some imported Pecorino Romano cheese and served with some organic brown Jasmine rice ~ delicious!........25

GRILLED HONEY-ORANGE-THYME GRILLED CHICKEN BREASTS ~ Tasty antibiotic-hormone-free chicken breasts marinated in fresh orange juice with raw honey and fresh thyme then grilled to perfection placed over some organic jasmine brown rice and topped with my own orange-honey-Dijon sauce..........26


DESSERTS

ORGANIC BANANA FOSTER BREAD PUDDING TOPPED WITH OUR CARAMEL BRANDY SAUCE AND HOMEMADE WHIPCREAM.....6.5

ORGANIC VANILLA NUTMEG CHAI POUND CAKE WITH A CHAI FROSTING & FRESH HOMEMADE WHIPCREAM....6.5

CLASSIC CHOCOLATE TIRAMISU.....7.5






(262) 723-1500
Or visit www.essentialcafebistro.com

Always fresh.... Always good!

The Essential Cafe & Bistro | 21 S. Wisconsin | www.essentialcafebistro.com | Elkhorn | WI | 53121
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Breakfast Menu - (click on the menu to open a larger menu in another window)

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