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 June 2017:

 

 Tuesday, June 13th through Saturday, June 17th

Entrée:   Ham & Leek Quiche with choice of Tomato Bouillon Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

               

                 Tuesday, June 20th through Saturday, June 24th

 

Entrée:                    Chicken Picatta with choice of Cream of Broccoli Soup or Green Salad with Ranch Dressing ($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:               Fresh Fruit Gateau, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

                                                                     Tuesday, June 27th through Saturday, July 1st

 

Entrée:                    Beef Stroganoff with choice of Leek & Potato Soup or Green Salad w/House Dressing ($15.00)

Alternate:              Cobb Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

Desserts                Peachy Cherry Pie, Steinbeck Brownie Pie, Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Crème Brulee ($6.00)

 

 

                                                                                          Menu for July 2017

 First Friday Dinner July 7th 5;30-8:00 pm  see under Upcoming Events.

                    Tuesday July 5th through Friday, July 7th

 

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

Alternate:              Chef Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Gabilan Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

                                                                 

                                                               Saturday Tea, July 8th, 12:00pm and 2:00 pm

                            Tea Menu: Specialty Teas, Tea Sandwiches, Fresh Fruit, Scones, Petit Quiche, Assorted Deserts

                                                                        ($30.00, includes tax and tip)

 

Tuesday, July 11th through Saturday, July 15th

 

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

Alternate:              Chef Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

 

Tuesday, July 18th through Saturday, July 22nd

  Big Week Rodeo!

 

Entrée:                   Tri-tip w/ Roasted Red Potatoes with choice of French Onion Soup or Green Salad w/Ranch (15.00)

Alternate:              Chef Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

Tuesday, July 25th through Saturday, July 29th

 

Entrée:                   Chicken Bundles with choice of Confetti Soup or Apple Strawberry Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Chef Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Confetti Soup and Large Apple Strawberry Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

                                                                                      Menu for August 2017

WINE MAKER’S DINNER – AUGUST 4TH $75 PER PERSON INCLUSIVE – COME MEET JEFF BLAIR OF BLAIR WINERY-RESERVATIONS REQUIRED . MENU WILL BE POSTED BY JULY 1ST.

 

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)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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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