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The Kettle

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS
8.95
Add Smoked Bacon 9.95
The Wedge
a crisp wedge of iceberg lettuce, creamy bleu cheese dressing, bleu cheese crumbles, chopped tomato, shredded carrots & red onion, scallions
8.5
Garlic Steak-Cut Fries
crispy thick cut fries tossed with fresh garlic, topped with our roasted garlic aioli & a sprinkle of grated parmesan cheese
7.95
Sweet Potato Fries
served with our 1000 island dressing
8.95
Buttermilk Onion Rings
thick slices of onion are dipped in buttermilk, hand-breaded, & fried crispy, served with our avocado ranch dressing
12.95
Roasted Garlic Hummus
served with warm grilled pita bread, celery, carrots, cucumber, tomato, radish, & olives
10.95
Panko Chicken Tenders (7)
fresh boneless fillets are hand-breaded & fried, served with your choice of dipping sauce
9.95
Panko Chicken Tenders (4) & Fries
10.95
California Fries
steak-cut fries topped with jack and cheddar cheeses, crispy bacon, chopped tomatoes, scallions and our avocado ranch dressing
8.95
Spicy Cauliflower Bites
fried crispy and tossed in sweet chili buffalo sauce then topped with scallions
11.95
Zucchini Parmesan
zucchini sticks are seasoned, breaded & fried, then sprinkled with parmesan & served with your choice of dipping sauce
SALADS
We serve all salads with a honey bran, carrot raisin, blueberry crumb, coffee cake or banana nut muffin. Dressings: avocado ranch, 1000 island, balsamic vinaigrette (Vegan), bleu cheese, honey mustard or olive oil & balsamic vinegar (Vegan)
14.5
Petite Soup and Salad
a cup of any of our soups with a small kale caesar, chinese chicken or grilled chicken cobb salad
Cup 16.5
Bowl 17.5
Soup and Salad
a small crock of baked onion soup or a cup or bowl of the soup du jour & a kale caesar, chinese chicken or grilled chicken cobb
13.95
Chinese Chicken Salad
Pulled chicken, scallions, chopped romaine, sweet red pepper, toasted wontons & rice sticks, tossed in a sesame oil & rice vinegar dressing. Make it Vegan with Crispy Tofu!
13.95
Grilled Chicken Cobb
pulled chicken, smoked bacon, avocado, green onions, grape tomatoes, crumbled bleu cheese and chopped lettuce with choice of dressing
13.95
Pear Bacon Bleu Cheese Salad
sliced pears, crispy chopped bacon, crumbled bleu cheese, wild arugula, walnuts, pomegranate seeds and our housemade balsamic vinaigrette
13.95
Baby Kale & Quinoa Salad
garbanzo beans, cucumber, hard egg, avocado, tomatoes, baby kale, quinoa, and feta cheese tossed in our housemade balsamic vinaigrette
14.95
Panko Chicken Salad
crunchy boneless tenders served over chilled greens tossed with honey mustard dressing, half an avocado, grape tomatoes, hard cooked egg, sliced cucumber & radish sprouts
14.95
BBQ Pulled Chicken Salad
pulled bbq chicken, avocado, black beans, chopped tomato, shredded carrots, shaved radish, crispy tortilla strips, romaine & our cilantro buttermilk ranch
15.95
Crab Louie
lump blue crab meat, hard cooked egg, avocado, tomatoes, cucumber, grape tomatoes, & radish sprouts served over crisp iceberg lettuce with 1000 island dressing on the side
12.95
With Chicken 14.95
With a Crab Cake 15.95
With Blackened Salmon 16.5
Baby Kale Caesar Salad
SOUP DU JOUR
$9.50 Bowl, Served 11 Am 'till Gone
Monday - Corn Chowder
Tuesday - Split Pea with Smoked Ham
Wednesday - Portuguese Sausage & Bean
Thursday - Broccoli Cheese
Friday - New England Clam Chowder
Saturday - Cream of Chicken
Sunday - Watermelon Gazpacho
SOUPS
10.5
French Market Onion Soup
topped with a thick layer of melted mozzarella & swiss served with parmesan garlic toast
10.5
Chicken Tortilla
topped with grated monterey jack, fresh cilantro & crispy tortilla strips
9.5
Turkey Vegetable
SUPPERS
We serve dinner with one of our 4 daily soups or a mixed green or kale caesar salad And garlic toast or housemade muffin
CLASSICS
23.95
Braised Pot Roast
choice chuck roast braised in red wine, beef stock & vegetables served with red skinned mashed potatoes & sautéed spinach
24.95
MB Meatloaf
made from scratch daily with brown sugar smoked bacon, onions, peppers, & our special blend of seasonings, topped with bbq demi-glace, served with red skinned mashed potatoes & sautéed spinach
28.95
New York Strip Steak (14 oz.)
served with our kettle steak sauce, loaded mashed potatoes and sautéed spinach
PASTA
19.95
Blackened Chicken Rigatoni
rigatoni tossed with grilled blackened chicken breast, scallions, sweet red pepper & parmesan cream
19.95
Angel Hair Carbonara
angel hair pasta tossed with smoked bacon, diced onion, sweet peas, and sun-dried tomato pesto in a parmesan cream sauce, topped with a soft-poached cage-free egg
21.95
Rigatoni with Chicken, Spinach & Pine Nuts
rigatoni tossed with grilled chicken breast, baby spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, feta cheese & pine nuts with our parmesan cream sauce
FISH
24.95
Crispy Skinned Campfire Trout
pan-roasted and finished with a squeeze of lemon, served with red skinned mashed potatoes and garlic sautéed spinach
25.95
Glazed Atlantic Salmon
Fresh ocean farmed salmon basted with sweet red chili sauce, rice vinegar & lime juice. Served with red skinned mashed potatoes & sauteéd spinach
26.95
House Crab Cakes & Chips
made by hand with lump blue crab meat and served with seasoned fries over coleslaw and topped with tartar sauce and fresh mango salsa
21.95
Pelayo's Pulled Pork Enchiladas
three corn tortillas stuffed with pulled pork, then covered with salsa verde, jack & feta cheeses, served with Mexican rice & black beans
CHICKEN
We proudly serve 100% all natural chicken
19.95
Stir Fry Chicken
lots of chicken, red and green bell peppers, broccoli and onion stir-fried in honey & soy sauce served on wild or coconut rice (make it vegan with tofu or crispy cauliflower)
23.95
Spicy Chicken Parmesan
pounded and hand breaded then fried crispy and topped with mozzarella, parmesan and mama lil's peppers served with angel hair marinara and garlic sautéed broccoli
23.95
Chicken Piccata
sautéed with butter, lemon juice, fresh garlic, capers & white wine, topped with parmesan served with pan roasted grape tomatoes, sautéed spinach & our red skinned mashed potatoes
23.95
Buttermilk Honey Fried Chicken
served over red skinned mashed potatoes with country gravy
NIGHTLY FEATURES
5 Pm 'Til Gone. Served with one of our 4 daily soups or a mixed green or caesar salad & garlic toast or house made muffin
17.95
Meatless Monday - Spicy Chili Cauliflower "Steak"
served with coconut rice, sautéed garlic spinach and crispy brussels sprouts
22.95
Tuesday & Wednesday - Cajun Grilled Chicken Paillard
pounded and cooked over open flame with mustard remoulade sauce, sautéed summer corn and zucchini succotash with our red-skinned mashed potatoes
21.95
Thursday & Friday - Grilled Mahi Mahi Tacos
three soft tacos on warm corn tortillas with shaved cabbage, tartar sauce, pickled onions and radish, served with salsa, mexican rice & black beans
25.95
Saturday & Sunday - BBQ Baby Back Pork Ribs
dry-rubbed, slow-cooked, brushed with barbecue sauce and grilled to perfection then served with house made onion rings, coleslaw and chilled watermelon wedges
PRICE RANGE
$20
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Diner, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

If you don’t care about the service, then come and enjoy the food. Best onion rings in years. and the quinoa burger, unbelievable! Location is also great and you might get views of the sea if you get seated outside. do so if you don’t...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MYALco
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Lovely MB full service restaurant with a great breakfast menu and a top notch staff taking great care of customers whether local or visiting.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank scottagordonsg
Reviewed July 3, 2018

I love this place. The food is excellent and the prices are reasonable. They have the best homemade muffins. And after eating you can go walk on the strand.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mysterioustraveler90
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

It’s always open, so go there without reservation. It’s a traditional diner next to the pier. Good diner food. It’s the place your go when you need a late night fix or a Sunday brunch.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jung112
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

I went with my family for a late dinner. The food was amazing. The location was superb. Great place to go and enjoy a nice hearty meal.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank spiritfilled30
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

The place is well located and serves a typical burger place menu. A big plus is the wine list with a good Pinot for 10 dollars or so but a big minus is that no organic one is available. The place is busy and therefore...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank CDFBologna
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Great family restaurant in the heart of Manhattan Beach. We brought kids for early breakfast before hitting the beach and everything was very good. Service was also excellent. We also went back the next night for dinner. Dinner was also very good. Quick turnaround times...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank TontoF92
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

I want to say that this restaurant has really really good food! We did have an issue with our take out order not having all the parts and pieces to it but when it was brought to the managers attention, he took full responsibility and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank adona_williams
Reviewed May 22, 2018

The meal, crab cake sandwich was amazing and the view from the patio and service were on point. Highly recommend it.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank laureno0886
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Popular American food place for all levels of people! It is a place everyone would like to try it out since it has been in business for so long.

Date of visit: May 2018
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