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 August 2017

Tuesday, August 1st through Saturday, August 5th

 

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

Alternate:              Shrimp or Chicken Caesar Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Tortilla Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

Tuesday, August 8th through Friday, August 11th

 

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

Alternate:              Shrimp or Chicken Caesar Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

Saturday Tea, August 12th, 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

($30.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, August 15th through Saturday, August 19th

  

Entrée:                   Quiche Lorraine with choice of Chicken Noodle Soup or Green Salad w/Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Shrimp or Chicken Caesar Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

Tuesday, August 22nd through Saturday, August 26th

 

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

Alternate:              Shrimp or Chicken Caesar Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Confetti Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

                                                                Tuesday, August 29th through Saturday, Sept. 2nd

 

Entrée:                   Asparagus and Ham Timbale with choice of Florentine Soup or Green Salad w/Ranch Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Shrimp or Chicken Caesar Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Florentine Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00) Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

 

                                                                                    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)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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