The Steinbeck House

The
Steinbeck House

Experience John Steinbeck's birthplace
and boyhood home

Call 831-424-2735
for reservations

Restaurant

Our Queen Anne style Victorian restaurant was the birthplace and boyhood home of author John Steinbeck. This year we are celebrating our 40th Anniversary of hosting guests from around the world to this historic home.

Lunch Served
Tuesday – Saturday 11:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Call for reservations at 831-424-2735
All lunch items are available for take-out.

Sandwiches of the Month Available Every Day

A whole sandwich served with garnish ($12.00)

Chicken Cranberry * BLT w/Avocado * Club *

Rueben * Grilled Ham & Cheese * Monte Cristo *

Chicken, Turkey, Veggie or Beef Wrap *

Chicken-Apple-Brie * Philly Cheese Steak

Prices do not include Beverage, Tax or Gratuity

 Available for Private Parties

  • Wine and Beer Available
  • Take Out Lunches Available
  • Children’s Menu Available

Lunch is not served on Tea Day.

                                                                       Menu for May 2017:

First Friday Dinner May 5th check out under Upcoming Events.

Tuesday, May 2nd through Saturday, May 6th

 

Entrée:                    Chef’s Choice * Pepper Steak with choice of French Onion Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Taco Salad ($13.00)

                                Large French Onion Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:               Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Amaretto Cheesecake, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, May 9th through Friday, May 12th

 

Entrée:                    Poulet de Broccoli with choice of Carrot Bisque Soup or Spinach & Apple Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Taco Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Carrot Bisque Soup and Large Spinach & Apple Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:               Almond Joy Cheesecake, Steinbeck Brownie Pie, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Saturday Tea, May 13th, 12:00 and 2:00 pm

Tea Menu:  Specialty Teas, Tea Sandwiches, Fresh Fruit, Scones, Petite Quiche, Assorted Desserts

($30.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, May 16th through Saturday, May 20th

 

Entrée:                    Crepes Carlotta with choice of Gabilan Soup or Green Salad w/ House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Taco Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Gabilan Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:               Crème Brulée, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Lemon Bundt Cake w/Strawberries or Steinbeck Brownie Pie                 ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, May 23rd through Saturday, May 27th

 

Entrée:                    Chicken Bundles with choice of Cream of Asparagus Soup or Green Salad with Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Taco Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Cream of Asparagus Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:               Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Chocolate Roll, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

                                                                                        Menu for June 2017:

First Friday Dinner June 2nd check out under Upcoming Events.

 

    Tuesday, May 30th through Saturday, June 3rd

 

Entrée:                    Chef’s Choice *Puff  Chicken with choice of Minestrone Soup or Green Salad w/ House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Minestrone Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:               Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Malt Shop Pie, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, June 6th through Friday, June 9th

 

Entrée:                    Manicotti Crepes with choice of Zucchini Bisque Soup or Green Salad w/Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Leek & Zucchini Bisque Soup  and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:               Ritzy Strawberry Pie, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Saturday Tea, June 10th, 12:00pm and 2:00pm

Tea Menu:  Specialty Teas, Tea Sandwiches, Fresh Fruit, Scones, Petite Quiche, Assorted Desserts

($30.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, June 13th through Saturday, June 17th

Entrée:   Ham & Leek Quiche with choice of Tomato Bouillon Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Tomato Bouillon Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:               Raspberry Cheesecake, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

               

                 Tuesday, June 20th through Saturday, June 24th

 

Entrée:                    Chicken Picatta with choice of Cream of Broccoli Soup or Green Salad with Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Cream of Broccoli Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00))

Desserts:               Fresh Fruit Gateau, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

                                                                     Tuesday, June 27th through Saturday, July 1st

 

Entrée:                    Beef Stroganoff with choice of Leek & Potato Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Leek & Potato Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts                Peachy Cherry Pie, Steinbeck Brownie Pie, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Crème Brulee ($6.00)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Steinbeck House

132 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901

Restaurant
TUE - SAT, 11:30am - 2:00pm

The Best Cellar Gift Shop
TUE - SAT, 11:00am - 3:00pm

Upcoming Events