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The Porch Restaurant and Bar

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Thu, 9/19
8:00 PM
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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $35
CUISINES
American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Menu

STARTERS
15
Tuscaloosa Style Fried Green Tomatoes
cornmeal fried green tomatoes, lettuce, memphis dressing*, bacon, feta, hard-boiled egg; can be made vegan upon request
12
Add Chopped Apple Wood Bacon 2
Skillet Mac & Cheese
elbow noodles, roasted red pepper, roasted garlic, monterey jack, sharp cheddar, parmesan, feta, pepperoncini, capers, artichoke hearts
13
Skillet Cornbread
smoked gouda, jalapeno & fresh rosemary, served w/ honey butter & seasonal jam
12
Grilled Brie
house made jam, organic baby spinach, root beer- balsamic reduction, grilled garlic toast
12
Beignets
deep fried & topped w/ lots of powdered sugar, fresh seasonal fruit, house made jam
SALADS
add grilled all natural chicken to any salad $4
10
15
Porch Salad
mixed greens, beets, pecans, sliced apples, cranberry- citrus vinaigrette, blue cheese
15
Spinach Salad
tomato, cucumber, carrots, garbanzo beans, creamy artichoke & dill dressing, roasted squash, artichoke hearts, fresh avocado
15
Fried Chicken Salad
romaine, chipotle caesar*, hazelnuts, broccolini, sliced pears, dates, mandarins, fried chicken strips, parmesan cheese
16
Fried Shrimp Cobb
romaine, cornmeal fried shrimp, bbq ranch*, tomato, cucumber, corn, fresh avocado, hardboiled egg, blue cheese crumbles, bacon
MAIN
17
Biscuits & Eggs
2 buttermilk biscuits smothered w/ our sawmill gravy, served w/ two eggs any style, breakfast potatoes, zoe's chicken apple sausage or andouille sausage or apple wood bacon
18
Porch B. O. D.
burger of the day; grass fed beef, sesame bun, pimiento cheese*, fried green tomatoes, apple wood bacon, pickled onions, shredded lettuce
16
Pastrami Quesadilla
large flour tortilla, fried 5 dot ranch pastrami, monterey jack, pickled jalapenos, pico de gallo & sour cream on the side
13
18
Shrimp Po' Boy
cornmeal fried gulf shrimp, french roll, lettuce, avocado, jalapeno aioli*, sharp cheddar, apple wood bacon, pickled onions
25
Buttermilk Fried Chicken
free range, organic chicken - airline breast, leg & thigh, choice of 2 sides & a biscuit; green tabasco honey available by request
18
Pork & Pancake
large buttermilk pancake topped w/ carolina bbq- pulled pork, melted sharp cheddar, apple wood bacon & a sunny side up fried egg
18
Chicken & Waffle
buttermilk waffle, buttermilk fried chicken strips, apple wood bacon, powdered sugar & cinnamon, maple syrup on the side
16
25
Shrimp & Grits
gulf shrimp, porch BBQ, creamy gouda grits, zoe's bacon, diced tomatoes, green onions
SIDES FOR THE TABLE
10
Buttermilk Biscuits
4
1 Pancake or Waffle or Brioche French Toast
5
Porch Breakfast Potatoes
6
Bacon or Sausage
9
Creamy Gouda Grits
3
6
Sawmill Gravy
3
Toast
wheat, english muffin, brioche
7
Cajun Fried Beets
served w/ comeback sauce
8
Grilled Corn on the Cob
9
Bourbon - Bacon Collard Greens
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best southern comfort food this side of the Mississippi. Huge portions, nothing greasy and great service. Our party had fried green tomatoes, shrimp po boy, fried chicken, biscuits and gravy and fried okra. Delightful!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank DrGee303
Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

We took a customer here for lunch. It was my first time visiting. Interesting brunch menu and selection. We tried the fried chicken salad and it was delicious! House made dressing, everything fresh and plentiful. Reasonable prices for downtown Sacramento and a quaint home feel...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank dndsuth
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

The service was ok. The food was ok. The donuts they recommend for a starter were very good with the jam. The price is too high for the quality of taste

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Krysblair
Reviewed June 16, 2019 via mobile

Went for brunch on Saturday with the family. Started with fried green tomatoes. Really good. I had the biscuits and gravy with eggs. Gravy was good, biscuit was great. Everyone ordered something different. No complaints from anyone. Excellent service and atmosphere. Large portions. A bit...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 249EricY
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

All the food on the menu is fantastic! I am from the south. I know Southern Food. Everything they make is authenticity delicious.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank nancygF1234
Reviewed April 20, 2019

I recently met a friend for dinner and we had great service. The food is very good, but on the expensive side - though they provide generous portions. We had fried green tomatoes for an appetizer, fried chicken, garlic mashed potatoes, a side of pimento...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kmandell99
Reviewed April 10, 2019

Great service and food. Friendly staff. Street parking. Not really handicapped friendly. Did not rush us in spite of people waiting.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Inspire749141
Reviewed March 26, 2019

I really enjoyed this restaurant. In a city with Farm to Fork, "California Cuisine" on every corner, it is actually refreshing to go to a restaurant that serves real food. Not an everyday restaurant mind you as there are few choices for the heath conscience...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank johnp1126
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

This is our second and surely not our last visit to The Porch. Excellent bar, wonderful food - fried green tomatoes are a must! Tonight had Shrimp Perloo - bayou special! The staff here are great: bar tender servers (kudos tonight to Debbie) busboys all...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank timbG8217KH
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This Boston girl was not familiar with chicken and waffles till I had them at The Porch. I'm converted and no other place compares to theirs...at least not in Sacramento! I love how they change up the flavor choices from time to time. Red Velvet...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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