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 August 2016:

First Friday Dinner – August 5th 5:30-8:00 PM  $30 per person(Alcohol not included)

Thursday August 11th Winemaker’s Dinner $60 per person inclusive-reservation required. 

Tuesday, August 2nd through Saturday, August 6th

 

Entrée:                  Chef’s Choice * Puff Chicken with choice of Ham & Corn Chowder or Green Salad w/Ranch ($15.00)

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

Large Ham & Corn Chowder and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Chocolate Roll, Creme Brulee or Frozen Chocolate Charlotte ($6.00)

 

Saturday Tea, August 13thth, 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

($25.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, August 9th through Saturday, August 13th

 

Entrée:                  Quiche Lorraine with choice of Minestrone w/Pesto Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing ($15.00)

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

Large Minestrone w/Pesto Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

 

Tuesday, August 16th through Saturday, August 20th

  

Entrée:                  Chicken Cacciatore with choice of Cream of Broccoli Soup or Spinach – Apple Salad ($15.00)

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

Large Cream of Broccoli Soup and Large Spinach-Apple Salad ($13.00)

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Sweet Charity Pie, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulee ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, August 22nd through Saturday, August 27th

 

Entrée:                  Crepes Carlotta with choice of Tortilla Soup or Green Salad w/Ranch ($15.00)

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

Large Tortilla 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)

 

Sandwiches of the Month Available Every DayA 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 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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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