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 May 2016

Tuesday, May 3rd through Saturday, May 7th

Entrée:
*Chef’s Choice: Pork Adobo with choice of Gabilan Soup or Green Salad w/ Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:
Tomato Stuffed with Chicken or Tuna Salad ($13.00)
Large Gabilan Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)
Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

Saturday Tea, May 14th, 12:00 or 2:00 pm
Tea Menu: Specialty Teas, Tea Sandwiches, Fresh Fruit, Scones, Petite Quiche, Assorted Desserts
($25.00, Includes Tax and Tip)

Tuesday, May 10th through Saturday, May 14th

Entrée:
Poulet de Broccoli with choice of Cream of Celery Soup or Green Salad w/ House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:
Tomato Stuffed with Chicken or Tuna Salad ($13.00)
Large Cream of Celery Soup and Green Salad ($13.00)
Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:
Strawberries with Lemon Creme, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

Tuesday, May 17th through Saturday, May 21st

Entrée:
Crepes Carlotta with choice of Leek & Potato Soup or Green Salad w/ Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:
Tomato Stuffed with Chicken or Tuna Salas ($13.00)
Large Leek & Potato soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)
Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

Tuesday, May 23rd  through Saturday, May 28th

Entrée:
Chicken Bundles with choice of Cream of Asparagus soup or Green Salad w/ House Dressing($15.00)

Alternate:
Tomato Stuffed with Chicken or Tuna Salas ($13.00)
Large Leek & Potato soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)
Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

Sandwiches of the Month Available Every Day
A whole sandwich served with garnish ($12.00)

Club, Reuben, Monte Cristo, Chicken-Apple-Brie, Chicken, Turkey, Veggie or Beef Wrap, Chicken Cranberry, BLT w/Avocado, Philly Cheese Steak, Grilled Ham & Cheese

Prices do not include Beverage, Tax or Gratuity

  • Available for Private Parties
  • Wine and Beer Available
  • Take Out Lunches Available
  • Children’s Menu AvailableMenu for June 2016

     

     

    First Friday Dinner – June 3rd 5:30-8:30 $30 per person inclusive drink not included

  • Pasta- Chicken or Vegetarian, Salad and Dessert.
  • Tuesday, May 31st through Saturday, June 4th
  •  

    Entrée:                  Chef’s Choice * Castroville Chicken with choice of Confetti Soup or Green Salad w/ Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

    Alternate:             Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

    Large Confetti Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

    Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

     

    Tuesday, June 7th through Saturday, June 11th

     

    Entrée:                  Manicotti Crepes with choice of Leek & Tomato Soup or Caprese Salad ($15.00)

    Alternate:             Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

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

    Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

     

    Saturday Tea, June 11th, 12:00pm and 2:00pm

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

    ($25.00, includes tax & tip)

     

    Tuesday, June 14th through Saturday, June 18th

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

    Alternate:             Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

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

    Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

     

    Tuesday, June 21st through Saturday, June 25th

     

    Entrée:                  Zucchini Lasagna with choice of Minestrone Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

    Alternate:             Shrimp Louie Salad ($13.00)

    Large Minestrone Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

    Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00))

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

     

    Tuesday, June 28th through Saturday, July 2nd

     

    Entrée:                  Chicken Picata with choice of Carrot Bisque Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing($15.00)

    Alternate:             Shrimp Louis Salad ($13.00)

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

    Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

  • Sandwiches of the Month Available Every Day
    A whole sandwich served with garnish ($12.00)

    Club, Reuben, Monte Cristo, Chicken-Apple-Brie, Chicken, Turkey, Veggie or Beef Wrap, Chicken Cranberry, BLT w/Avocado, Philly Cheese Steak, Grilled Ham & Cheese

    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

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