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BJ Ryan's BanC House

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STARTERS​
Don't miss our daily raw bar selections!
6.95
Fried Pickles
Served with cajun remoulade
12.95
Crabby Pretzels
Warm and cheesy crab dip dripping over homemade pretzels
12.95
Mini Crab Cake
Served with dijonnaise and citrus slaw
16.95
Giant Nug Cab Cocktail
Served with 3 sauces - dijonnaise, house cocktail and chipotle aioli
8.95
B-an-C House BBQ Wings
Jumbo wings dry rubbed and smoked in our wood smoker
8.95
Crispy Buffa-Blues
Crispy over-sized buffalo wings tossed in our buffa-blue sauce and served with celery
10.95
Rib Sampler
Baby back and St. Louis with a dallop of slaw
9.95
B-an-C Bread
Griddled​ garlic bread stacked in gorgonzola fondue
6.95
Deviled Eggs
With nugs of crab, then dusted with crab spice
SALADS​
14.95
Side Walker Cobb
Diced romaine lettuce with avocado, bacon, sliced eggs, red onions and tomato, with nuggets of jumbo lump crab, creamy mustard vinaigrette
12.95
Garbage Salad
Gorgonzola, Swiss, American, cheddar, roast pork, ham, bacon, tomato, carrots, mushrooms, celery, red and green peppers, and egg, chopped and tossed with baby greens and balsamic vinaigrette
10.95
Spinach Salad
Baby spinach grilled portabello mushrooms and chopped bacon with an "over light" egg and warm bacon vinaigrette
9.95
Charred Caesar
Brushed with garlic oil and touched to the grill
9.95
Granny's Ragin' Cajun
Baby greens tossed with balsamic vinaigrette and topped with crumbled gorgonzola, sliced apples and cajun pistachio nuts
ENTREES​
19.95
Shrimp and Grits
Dry rubbed and grille jumbo shrimp with cheddar grits, charred zucchini and red onion jam
19.95
Garlic and Herb Crusted Lamb Loin
Buttery golds and parmesan roasted tomatoes
Market
Pan Roasted Lobster
Market lobster sauteed with butter, garlic and leeks and choice of one side
23.95
Grilled Rib Eye
Topped with maitre d' butter medallions and served with buttery golds and bourbon glazed carrots
17.95
Cajun Chicken Pasta Alfredo
Blackened chicken tossed in a creamy parmesan cheese sauce with tomatoes and scallions
16.95
Crispy Southern Fried Chicken
With honey mustard and served with hoppin' John and buttery golds and gravy
SANDWICHES​
All sandwiches served with choice of balsamic dressed baby greens, fries, slaw, or beans.
10.95
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Dirty Bird
Pulled smoked chicken topped with cheddar-jack cheese, bookers bourbon onions, and crispy bacon
10.95
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Roast Pork Sandwich
Slow-roasted pork loin sliced thin and piled on a grinder roll with garlicky broccoli rabe and sharp provolone
9.95
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
B-an-C Burger
Caramelized onion aioli on choice of pretzel roll, English muffin, or soft bun
19.95
Hot - warm lobster meat served with lemon, white wine, and butter on a griddled split top roll
Cold - cold lobster salad n a griddled split top roll
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Lobster Rolls
10.95
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Cubano
Shaved pork loin with griddled ham, crunchy pickles, and Swiss, then pressed crispy with spicy grain mustard
10.95
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Stacked Portobello Sandwich
Grilled portobello, roasted red pepper, romaine lettuce, goat cheese, and sun dried tomato aioli on wheat toast
11.95
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Pulled Pork Sandwich
Three sliders with BBQ sauce and topped with slaw
10.95
Balsamic dressed baby greens
Fries
Slaw
Beans
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Chopped Brisket Sandwich
Bourbon onions, melted cheese, and b-an-c house BBQ on a toasted pretzel roll
SIDES​
4.95
Hoppin' John
5.95
Mashed Sweets with Glazed Pecan Bitz
6.95
Mac N Cheese
4.95
Sweet Potato Fries
3.95
Salt and Pepper Fries
4.95
Carolina Collards
4.95
Beale Street Beans W/ Pork
5.95
Sauteed Spinach with Oil and Garlic
4.95
"Ole Miss" Cheddar Grits
5.95
Skillet Corn Bread
KIDS​
6.95 each
Grilled Cheese with French Fries
6.95 each
Grilled Hot Dog with French Fries
6.95 each
Chicken Fingers with French Fries
6.95 each
Mac N Cheese
6.95 each
BBQ Pasta with Pork Bits
6.95 each
Pork Sliders with French Fries
6.95 each
Pasta with Butter
6.95 each
Franks N' Beans
SOFT DRINKS​
1.95
Fountain Soda (16 Oz)
1.95
Iced or Sweet Tea (16 Oz)
1.95
Lemonade or Arnold Palmer (16 Oz)
3.95
Boylan's Soda
Root beer, birch beer, cream soda, black cherry and orange
4.95
Frozen Virgin Tropicals
CRABS​
24.95
Roasted garlic sauce
Sweet and chili
Inner harbor spice
Simply steamed
B-an-C House Crab Cakes
2 Maryland lump crab cakes served with citrus slaw and hoppin' John
29.95
Roasted garlic sauce
Sweet and chili
Inner harbor spice
Simply steamed
Garlic "Dungry" Crabs
West Coast dungeness clusters
Market
Roasted garlic sauce
Sweet and chili
Inner harbor spice
Simply steamed
Steamed Alaskan King Crab
The most coveted crab in the world, simply steamed and served with drawn butter and lemon
Market
Roasted garlic sauce
Sweet and chili
Inner harbor spice
Simply steamed
Smashing Blue Crabs (Seasonal)
Steamed blue dusted with our own inner harbor spiced blend
SMOKED MEATS​
All of meat is smoked in our aunthentic wood smoker for hours and hours.
All of our sauces and dry rub are served with a choice of 2: balsamic dressed baby greens, fries, slaw or beans.
Full 22.95
Reg. 17.95
Qtr. 8.95
Sweet potato fries +1.00
St. Loius Ribs
Full 23.95
Reg. 19.95
Qtr. n/a
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Baby Rack Ribs
Full 22.95
Reg. 18.95
Qtr. 8.95
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Sliced Marbled Beef Brisket
Full 20.95
Reg. 16.95
Qtr. 7.95
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Pulled Pork
Full 22.95
Reg. 16.95
Qtr. 7.95
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Lazy Bacon
Full 26.95
Reg. 21.95
Qtr. 8.95
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Beef Short Ribs
Full 19.95
Reg. 14.95
Qtr. 6.95
Sweet potato fries +1.00
B-an-C House Sausage
Full 19.95
Reg. 15.95
Qtr. 6.95
Sweet potato fries +1.00
Pulled Chicken
B-AN-C BBQ FEAST​
49.95
B-an-C BBQ Feast
Choice of baby rack or St. Louis ribs with pulled chicken, pulled pork, sliced marbled brisket, one b-an-c house sausage, plus beans, slaw and corn bread prepared for two adventorous eaters
Finish its alone in less than 1 hour and it's free!
About
In keeping with BJ Ryan's tradition, the BANC House continues to bring new flavor to Norwalk. Be our guest and feel right at home with great food and a wonderful atmosphere. Our full menu of regional BBQ and crab favorites, appetizers, sides, and desserts is served all day, every day, from 11:30 am - 11:00 pm.
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, American, Bar, Barbecue
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Table Service
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All reviews brisket crab wings pretzels seafood bread mashed sweet potatoes deviled eggs salad nice flavor excellent pub beer selection service was great on tap saturday night our waiter bbq
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunday night was not up to par with the fish and chips which were tasteless and soggy and the soft shell crab was not tasty and sat in soup of butter with rizotto rice usually good spice and quality fish and crab

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 508Foodie
Reviewed May 14, 2019

We went to the Banc House because we were out late and wanted food when most everybody else was closed. It was a great find. It was our first time there so the waitress explained the menu to us and helped us order. The food...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Raymond S
Reviewed April 11, 2019

We had a party of 13 which included 3 kids under 7, and the table that they reserved for us was perfect (T shaped) and ready for us on a Saturday night. Our waiter was patient and accommodating and handled the kids needs with ease....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Philip B
Reviewed February 3, 2019

We returned to Banc House after a number of years and were delighted to find a warm, friendly atmosphere with an excellent kitchen. Cobb salad was generous and fresh. BBQ offerings could be had as platters or sides: We enjoyed a half pound of delicious...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Landmarkfinder A
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Excellent food... Really grow crab and shrimp and grits. Deviled eggs very good... Only issue... No Guineas on tap... Will be back

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kort W
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

A group of about 25 people celebrated my birthday at the BanC House today. It was a great celebration with great food and even better service! With less than an hour's notice, they had a table ready for us, and our server, Nicole, was amazing!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Kathy L
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Place has amazing ribs and the corn bread is to die for! Service was great. Didn't have room for dessert so, I will be back soon!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kath747
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

The brisket was good. The wings and the ribs were ok...we have had better, we have had worse! The bar/restaurant side was comfortable.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank boardgirl1220
Reviewed March 30, 2018

My family of 5 went to BJ Ryan's Banc House to celebrate my Mom's birthday. We heard from someone that BJ's offers a free entree for the person on their birthday if you have a party of 4 or more and a proper ID. When...More

Date of visit: March 2018
3  Thank Jessica F
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Excellent smoked foods, salads, pulled pork sandwiches, and drinks by Graham! Great choice of Craft Beers too!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Tom D
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