The Essential Café & Bistro - Wholesome, natural, & organic homemade foods
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Saturday Dinner here at 
"The Bistro"
 for 
August 30

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
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 soup &  garlic bread)

ENTREES

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

GRILLED MAHI MAHI WITH PINEAPPLE CHUTNEY OVER JASMINE RICE CAKES ~ Grilled Mahi Mahi topped with fresh pineapple chutney and served over some Jasmine rice cakes.....25

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

MELANZANE RIPIENE 
~ (Vegan option available) (GF) ~
Hearty eggplant stuffed with a mixture of ground lamb, fresh Himalayan red rice, zucchini and organic carrots in our own traditional Sicilian sauce and topped with some imported Pecorino Romano cheese, then baked ~ molto buona!......26 

CORNISH HENS STUFFED WITH ROASTED CORN AND RED PEPPERS ~ Tasty antibiotic-hormone-free oven roasted Cornish hens stuffed with organic roasted corn and red peppers,  organic Thyme and Rosemary and served with some garlic mashed potatoes and herb-ed chicken gravy..........25


DESSERTS

ORGANIC PEACH & APPLE BREAD PUDDING WITH CARAMEL BRANDY SAUCE.....6.5

BLUEBERRY CRUMBLE WITH VANILLA BEAN ICE CREAM....7.5

CLASSIC CHOCOLATE TIRAMISU.....6.5




(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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