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 November 2016

  • First Friday Dinner – November 4th from 5:30 – 8:00 pm see menu under Upcoming Evens.
  • Tuesday, November 1st through Saturday, November 5th 
  • Entrée:                 Chicken Cordon Bleu with choice of Gabilan Soup or Green Salad  ($15.00)
  • Alternate:             Cobb Salad ($13.00)
    • Large Gabilan Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)Desserts:              Strawberries w/Lemon Creme, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulee ($6.00)

       

      Tuesday, November 8th through Friday, November 11th

      Entrée:                 Crepes Manicotti with choice of Cream of Broccoli Soup or Green Salad ($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:              Almond Joy Cheesecake, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulee ($6.00)

       

      Saturday, November 12th Tea 12:00 and 2:00 pm

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

      ($25.00, includes tax & tip)

       

      Tuesday, November 15th through Saturday, November 19th

      Entrée:                 Chicken Picata with choice of Butternut Squash Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

      Alternate:             Cobb Salad ($13.00)

      Large Butternut Squash Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

      Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00

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

       

                                                        Tuesday, November 22nd through Saturday, November 26th

                                                                    Closed the 24th for Thanksgiving

      Entrée:                 Beef Stroganoff with choice of Mexican Chicken Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

      Alternate:             Cobb Salad ($13.00)

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

      Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

       

      Tuesday, November 29th through Saturday, December 3rd.

      Entrée:                 Ham and Leek Quiche with choice of Mushroom Bisque Soup or Green Salad w/House ($15.00)

      Alternate              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

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

      Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

      Desserts:              Peachy Cherry Pie, Crème Brulee or Frozen Chocolate Charlotte

    • Menu for December 2016  

        

First Friday Dinner – December 2nd 5:30-8:00 pm  see menu under Upcoming Events.

Tuesday, December 6th through Friday, December 9th

Entrée:                 Meat Loaf w/Garlic Mashed Potatoes with choice of French Onion Soup or Green Salad (15.00)

Alternate:            Shrimp Louie Salad (13.00)

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

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts:              Spicy Pumpkin Chiffon Pie, Crème Brulee or Frozen Chocolate Charlotte ($6.00)

 

Saturday, December 3rd and Saturday, December 10th Tea 12:00 or 2:00 pm

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

($25.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, December 13th through Saturday, December 17th

Entrée:                 Zucchini Lasagna with choice of Minestrone w/Pesto 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:              Cranberry Cake, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or Crème Brulee ($6.00)

 

 

Tuesday, December 20th through Saturday, December 24th

Entrée:                 Poulet de Broccoli with choice of Leek & Potato Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:            Shrimp Louie Salad (13.00)

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

Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

Tuesday, December 27th through Saturday December 31st

  

Entrée:                 Tri Tip w/Roasted Red Potatoes 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:              Cranberry Velvet Pie, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte or 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