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 Available Every Day

A whole Sandwich or Wrap served with garnish ($12.00)

½ Sandwich or Wrap served with Soup or Salad

Wraps: Chicken, Turkey Beef or Veggie

Sandwiches:

Chicken Cranberry ** BLT w/Avocado ** Club **

Rueben ** Grilled Ham & Cheese ** Monte Cristo **

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 September 2017

Tuesday, September 5th through Friday, September 8th

First Friday Dinner September 1 from 5:30-8:00 PM   $35.00 per person inclusive – reservations required 831-424-2735   Menu posted under Events.

 

Entrée:                   Chicken Cordon Bleu with choice of Cheese Tortellini Soup or Spinach & Apple Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Chicken-Apple0Brie Salad (13.00)

                                Large Cheese Tortellini Soup and Large Spinach & Apple Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

Saturday Tea, September 9th, 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 – $30.00, Children under 10 – $12.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, September 12th through Saturday, September 16th

Entrée:                   East of Eden Pasta with choice of Mexican Chicken Soup or Green Salad w/ House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Chicken-Apple-Brie Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Mexican Chicken Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

 

Tuesday, September 19th through Saturday, September 23rd

 

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

Alternate:              Chicken-Apple-Brie Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

Tuesday, September 26th through Saturday, September 30th

 

Entrée:                   Zucchini Lasagna w/ Meat Sauce with choice of Leek & Potato Soup or Green Salad

                                 W/House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Chicken-Apple-Brie Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

                                                                                          Menu for October 2017

First Friday Dinner October 6th – from 5:30-8:00 PM   $35.00 per person inclusive – reservations required 831-424-2735   Menu posted under Events.

                      Tuesday, October 3rd through Friday, October 7th

 

Entrée:                    Chef’s Choice * Puff Chicken with choice of Cream of Broccoli Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

                                               

Tuesday, October 10th through Friday, October 13th

 

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

Alternate:              Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Vegetable Barley Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

                                                               

                                                                Saturday Tea, October 14th, 12:00pm and 2:00pm

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

($30.00, includes tax & tip)

Lunch is not served on Tea Day

 

Tuesday, October 17th through Saturday, October 21st

 

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

Alternate:              Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Mushroom Bisque Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

Tuesday, October 24th through Saturday, October 28th

 

Entrée:                    Poulet de Broccoli with choice of Creamy Lettuce Soup or Green Salad  ($15.00)

Alternate:              Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00))

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Steinbeck House

132 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901

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

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TUE - SAT, 11:00am - 3:00pm

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