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Rooster Creek Tavern

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS‏
Artisan Cheese Plate
14.00
Cheese Fondue
In a sourdough bread bowl
10.00
House Made Chips, Guacamole and Salsa Rojo
9.00
Charred Korean BBQ Ribs
With salgon sizzle sauce
13.00
Mac N' Cheese
8.00
Nachos with All the Fixings
11.00
Quesadilla
With salsa fresca, guacamole and sour cream
8.00
Full Pound of Chicken Wings
10.00
2lbs18.00
BBQ
Classic buffalo
Saigon sizzle
Nuclear
Sushi Grade Tuna Tartare
Black sesame seeds, sriracha aioli, crisp lettuce cups
12.00
Crispy Chicken Fingers
9.00
BBQ
Classic buffalo
Salgon sizzle
Nuclear
SALADS
Rooster Salad
Mixed greens and arugula, onion, cherry tomato, corn, feta cheese and chipotle ranch dressing
9.00
The Wedge
Topped with‏ cherry tomatoes, red onion, and candied pecans, bleu cheese crumbles buttermilk bleu cheese dressing
10.00
Bacon+1.00
Beet
Baby arugula and mixed greens topped with golden and red beets, goat cheese, and sherry vinaigrette
8.00
Asian Chop Salad
Shredded cabbage, romaine, carrots and red onion with sweet sesame vinaigrette and crispy wontons
8.00
Chicken+4.00
Ahi+6.00
Caprese
Mozzarella, fresh basil, tomatoes and balsamic vinegar glaze
10.00
Caesar
Romaine lettuce, shaved parmesan cheese and croutons tossed in caesar dressing
8.00
Chicken+4.00
Steak+5.00
Salmon Salad
Mixed greens‏ with strawberries, candied pecans, red onions and berry yogurt vinaigrette
13.00
Side Salad or Side Caesar
4.00
SANDWICHES‏
All sandwiches served with your choice of side
Seared Ahi
Sprouts, grilled pineapple, cucumber and wasabi mayo on ciabatta
12.00
Oak Grilled Chicken
Swiss, red peppers, cucumber and pesto mayo on ciabatta
9.00
Portobello Mushrooms
Marinated eggplant,‏ red bell pepper and pesto on ciabatta
9.00
Grilled Tri-Tip
Sweet red onion, baby arugula, tomato and balsamic glaze on ciabatta
12.00
Rooster Creek Rueben
Pastrami, swiss, slaw and 1000 island on marble rye
11.00
The Burger
10.00
Rooster Burger
Mushroom, bacon and gorgonzola
13.00
Roots Burger
Mushrooms, bacon and gorgonzola
13.00
Village Burger
Veggie patty,‏ peeled plum tomato, basil and fresh mozzarella
10.00
PIZZA
Pepperoni
9.00
Crispy Buffalo Chicken and Gorgonzola
12.00
Pesto, Pear and Gorgonzola
12.00
Smoked Ham and Pineapple
11.00
BBQ Shrimp and Chorizo Sausage
14.00
Chicken, Spinach and Feta
12.00
Farmers Market Roasted Veggies and Goat Cheese
12.00
Tomato, Basil and Fresh Mozzarella
10.00
Mac N' Cheese with White Truffle Oil
12.00
Bacon and More Bacon, Cheddar and Mozzarella
12.00
FROM OUR OAK GRILL‏
St. Louis Style Ribs
Served with hen house slaw and onion rings
1/218.00
Full24.00
Flat Iron Steak
With peppercorn sauce and hand cut fries
19.00
Oak Grilled Chicken Breast
With saffron‏ rice, sweet corn salsa and veggie of the day
12.00
Rib-Eye
With a mushroom burgundy reduction served with horseraddish mashed potatoes and seasonal veggies
29.00
Cane Rum Cured Salmon
With bacon potato hash
17.00
HOUSE FAVORITES
House Fried Chicken
With garlic mashed potatoes
13.00
Sea Bass
In a tomato olive caper bacon sauce with baby new potatoes
21.00
Taco Trio
Choice of pork carnitas, blackened bass and pollo asada served with saffron rice and black beans
15.00
Capellini Pasta
With artichoke‏ hearts in lemon caper sauce
11.00
Chicken+4.00
Ahi+6.00
Paella
Shrimp, mussels, sea bass, chicken and chorizo sausage in saffron broth with saffron rice
16.00
Veggie Paella
Smoked tofu, bell peppers and onion in saffron vegetable broth with saffron rice
9.00
Rigatoni
With sweet sausage, roasted red pepper and fennel
16.00
Harvest Chili
Ground chuck spicy chili with beans
7.00
SIDES‏
All sides. No charge for side substitutions
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Horseradish Mashed Potatoes
Brown Butter Mashed
Saffron Rice
Hen House Slaw
Bacon Potato Hash
Veggie of the Day
Onion Rings
Garlic Wilted Spinach
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Sausage mushroom pizza was the best ever. Outside patio dining made for a fun experience. Service was very friendly. Local brewery beer as well as full bar.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 1 week ago

IT'S all great, Their Moscow Mules are a great choice and you'll NEVER be disappointed by food selection.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Ken E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always great, prices have gone UP quality a little down since the minimum wage increase, not loving the cheaper parmesan on the Caesar but over all love it. Staff is excellent!

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank sedonamax7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right in the center of the Village of Arroyo Grande, browse down the street at the Specialty Shops for that one of kind special gift. When you are done, you can look forward to relaxing inside or outside the Rooster Creek Tavern with their tasty...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Sharon E
Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I are trying to eat low carb. Our waitress was very friendly and helpful with great choices on the menu. We shared the steak bites, sausage sampler and sides of coleslaw and salad. The steak & sausages was a great choice- tasty...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Hopgood57
Reviewed October 8, 2019

Not sure why we read a review or two complaining about the new menu. Had the nachos, they were large, excellent and reasonably priced. The lobster slider was a big surprise, at the price I expected something much smaller. Indoor and outdoor seating, big menu,...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank BillPatti
Reviewed September 30, 2019

Typical Central Coast menu. Burgers, tri-tip, salads, french fries, appetizers most of which come from a fryer. Lots of magic sauce on the buns half green tomatoes are standard fare as in most restaurants. It's all good if you've never had truly well selected and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gene G
Reviewed September 21, 2019 via mobile

Great spot! Melissa was our server and she did a great job. She knew the menu and gave great suggestions. Carlos the pizza maker suggested the sicilian. It was great! We had wedge salads and the nachos. Both were great. Again the pizza was phenomenal....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 36tonyn
Reviewed September 19, 2019

We have been going to Rooster for many years, at least once every two weeks. The main reason for our visits was because Rooster had the best happy hour in the five cities. We visited again yesterday and immediately noticed all the happy hour menus...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Walstib13
Reviewed September 17, 2019 via mobile

Discovered RCT while on a visit to the California Central Coast. I enjoyed their blt sandwich(lots of bacon!) and my wife had the grilled salmon salad. Both were excellent. Varied tap beer selections, nice wine list and refreshing ice teas. We sat on the patio...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank garyd463
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jmjensen777
September 20, 2015|
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Response from DrZ63 | Reviewed this property |
I'd let the manager or chef at the restaurant know how much you liked their food and they might share with you. Best,
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John P
June 30, 2015|
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Response from Nordy2014 | Reviewed this property |
I would say nice casual. It can get busy especially on weekend, but honestly I would just call and see what their reservation policy is. Can't hurt.
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