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.

 

                                                                           APRIL MENU 2017:

The Best Cellar will be closed from April 1st through the 7th due to construction. Lunch will still be served Tuesday-Saturday from 11:30-2:00 pm.

                                                                              Menu for April 2017:  

FIRST FRIDAY DINNER APRIL 7TH check out under UPCOMING EVENTS.

Tuesday, April 4th through Friday, April 7th

Entrée:                   *Chef’s Choice: Chicken Cordon Bleu with choice of Zucchini Bisque Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Tomato Stuffed With Chicken or Tuna Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches ($12.00)

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

 

                                                                   Saturday Tea, April 8th, 12:00 or 2:00 pm

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

                                                                      $30.00 (Includes Tax and Tip)

 

Tuesday, April 11th through Saturday, April 15th

Entrée:                   Asparagus Timbale with choice of Vegetable Soup or Spinach & Apple Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Tomato Stuffed With Chicken or Tuna Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Vegetable Soup and Large Spinach & Apple Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches ($12.00)

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

 

Tuesday, April 18th through Saturday, April 22nd  

Entrée:                   Zucchini Lasagna with choice of Leek & Tomato Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Tomato Stuffed With Chicken or Tuna Salad ($13.00)

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

                                Choice of Sandwiches ($12.00)

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

 

                                                                     Tuesday, April 25th through Saturday, April 29th

Entrée:                   Manicotti Crepes with choice of Creamy Lettuce Soup or Green Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Tomato Stuffed With Chicken or Tuna Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Creamy Lettuce 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)

 

                                                                       Menu for May 2017:

First Friday Dinner May 5th check out under Upcoming Events.

Tuesday, May 2nd through Saturday, May 6th

 

Entrée:                    Chef’s Choice * Pepper Steak 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:               Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Amaretto Cheesecake, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($6.00)

 

Tuesday, May 9th through Friday, May 12th

 

Entrée:                    Poulet de Broccoli with choice of Carrot Bisque Soup or Spinach & Apple Salad ($15.00)

Alternate:              Taco Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Carrot Bisque Soup and Large Spinach & Apple 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)

 

Saturday Tea, May 13th, 12:00 and 2:00 pm

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

($30.00, includes tax & tip)

 

Tuesday, May 16th through Saturday, May 20th

 

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

Alternate:              Taco Salad ($13.00)

                                Large Gabilan Soup and Large Green Salad ($13.00)

                                Choice of Sandwiches of the Month ($12.00)

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

 

Tuesday, May 23rd through Saturday, May 27th

 

Entrée:                    Chicken Bundles with choice of Cream of Asparagus Soup or Green Salad with 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:               Frozen Chocolate Charlotte, Chocolate Roll, Steinbeck Brownie Pie or Crème Brulée ($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