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.

 

Menu for September 2016

 

First Friday Dinner September 2nd see menu under Upcoming Events.

 

Tuesday, August 30t through Saturday, September 3rd

Entrée:                  Castroville Chicken with choice of Tomato Bouillon Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:             Taco Salad (13.00)

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

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Coconut Caramel Pie, Crème Brulée or Frozen Chocolate Charlotte ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, September 6th through Friday, September 9th

Entrée:                  Asparagus & Ham Timbale with choice of Leek & Potato Soup or Strawberry-Apple Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:             Taco Salad ($13.00)

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

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

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

Lunch Not Served on Tea Day

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

(Adults – $25.00, Children under 10 – $12.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, September 13th through Saturday, September 17th

Entrée:                  East of Eden Pasta with choice of Cream of Asparagus Soup or Green Salad w/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:              Crème Brulée, Mocha Lemon Bundt Cake w/Strawberries or Frozen Chocolate Charlotte ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, September 20th through Saturday, September 24th

Entrée:                  Poulet de Broccoli 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:              Chocolate Roll, Crème Brulee or Frozen Chocolate Charlotte ($6.00)

 

    Tuesday, September 27t through Saturday, October 1

Entree:                  Beef Stroganoff with choice of Creamy Lettuce Soup or Green Salad w/Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:             Taco Salad ($13.00)

Large Creamy Lettuce Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Raspberry Cheesecake, Crème Brulee or Frozen Chocolate Charlotte ($6.00)

 

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

 

Menu for October 2016:

FIRST FRIDAY DINNER – OCTOBER 7th FROM 5:30-8:00 pm see menu under Upcoming Events.

Tuesday, October 4thth through Friday, October 7th

 

Entrée:                  Chef’s Choice * Pork Adobo with choice of Sweet Potato Soup or Spinach/Apple Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:             Tomato Stuffed with Tuna or Chicken Salad ($13.00)

Large Sweet Potato Soup & Large Spinach/Apple Salad ($13.00)

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Date Cake w/Toffee Sauce or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Saturday Tea, October 8th, 12:00pm and 2:00pm

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

($25.00, includes tax & tip)

Lunch is not served on Tea Day

 

Tuesday, October 11th through Friday, October 14th

 

Entrée:                  Glazed Orange Chicken with choice of Leek & Tomato Soup or Green Salad w/ House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:             Tomato Stuffed with Tuna or Chicken  Salad ($13.00)

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

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Peachy Cherry Pie, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, October 18th through Saturday, October 22nd

 

 Entrée:  `              Spanish Squash Casserole with choice of Canadian Cheese Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:             Tomato Stuffed with Tuna or Chicken Salad ($13.00)

Large Canadian Cheese Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Chocolate Cheesecake, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, October 25th through Saturday, October 29th

 

Entrée:                  Chicken Bundles with choice of Confetti Soup or Green Salad w/Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:             Tomato Stuffed with Tuna or Chicken Salad ($13.00)

Large Confetti Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00))

Desserts:              Pumpkin Roll, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

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