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Maple Tree Cafe

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LUNCH MENU‏
If you're looking for a restaurant with great food in a easy going environment, look no further than the maple tree café, located just outside hartford, ct
Our entire menu is available for take out - large party to go menu available
Thoroughly cooking meat, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs reduce the risk of food borne illness.
5.00
Shellfish
Eggs
Zuppa
Shellfish
Eggs
Zuppa Del Giorno
Shellfish
Eggs
French Onion
3 Onion soup with herbed crouton, oven baked with swiss and provolone cheeses
Shellfish
Eggs
Texas Chili
Topped with cheddar cheese, green onion and tomatoes
Shellfish
Eggs
New England Clam Chowder
SMALL PLATES
11.00
Crab Cakes
Served over watercress tossed with potato sticks, topped with caper aioli
8.00
Eggplant and Zucchini
Hand breaded eggplant and zucchini with house-made cucumber and yogurt dip
10.00
Crispy Fried Calamari
Cherry peppers, spicy marinara and caper aioli
8.00
Bruschetta
Tomato, eggplant, olives, capers and garlic on grilled tuscan bread
8.00
Caprese
Native tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil and a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil and balsamic reduction
INSALATA‏
8.00
Caesar
Romaine, house-made croutons, anchovies, shaved grana parmigiano, classic caesar dressing
8.00
Mediterranean
House greens, fresh mozzarella, plum tomatoes, artichoke hearts, croutons, kalamata olives, roasted garlic tossed with a balsamic vinaigrette
9.00
Wedge
Iceberg lettuce wedge, bacon, grape tomatoes, carrots and blue cheese
6.00
House
House greens‏ with tomatoes, cucumbers, red onion with dino's red wine vinaigrette
9.00
Greek Salad
House greens, stuffed grape leaf, pepperoncini, kalamata olives, red onion, carrots, tomato, cucumber, feta cheese and dino's red wine vinaigrette
9.00
Chopped Salad
Chopped romaine, asparagus, tomatoes, carrots, cucumber, red onion, garbanzo beans and gorgonzola cheese, and a white balsamic vinaigrette
9.00
Apple Salad
Mixed greens, apples, dried cranberries, candied walnuts, gorgonzola cheese and a sherry vinaigrette
11.00
Classic Cobb
House greens, grilled chicken, hard- boiled egg, fresh avocado, apple- smoked bacon, gorgonzola cheese, cucumbers, tomatoes, white balsamic vinaigrette
MAKE IT A MAIN PLATE
4.00
Chicken
5.00
Shrimp
6.00
Salmon
4.00
Tuna Salad
7.00
Scallop
6.00
Bistro Steak
BURGERS‏
All burgers are 8oz certified black angus from our local kane's market and are served with deli salad or fries and a pickle.
10.00
The Simsbury Burger
Cheddar, caramelized onions, peppers and mushrooms on a hard roll
10.00
Portobello Burger
Two grilled portabello mushrooms, goat cheese and roasted peppers on a hard roll
11.00
Triple B Burger
Blue cheese, apple-smoked bacon and BBQ sauce on a hard roll
10.00
Patty Melt
Melted swiss cheese, caramelized onions and tomatoes on grilled rye bread
11.00
I Like Cows
Crab cake, arugula, tomato and caper aioli on a hard roll
SANDWICHES
All sandwiches served with deli salad or fries and a pickle.
10.00
Mclean's Reuben
House-made corn beef with melted swiss, sauerkraut, thousand island dressing on grilled rye or try me with turkey!
10.00
The Heublein Tower
Philly beef with sautéed onions, green peppers and mushrooms and American cheese on a ciabatta roll
9.00
Iron Horse
Grilled chicken breast, roasted peppers, fresh mozzarella, spinach and pesto aioli on a ciabatta roll
9.00
Wrap It Up
Your choice of classic chicken caesar salad or buffalo chicken all bundled up in an herb wrap
9.00
Hopmeadow
Grilled cheese‏ with apple-smoked bacon and tomatoes on rye
9.00
The Golf Club
Classic club‏ sandwich on white toast with bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo with your choice of roast beef or turkey
9.00
Apollo
Your choice of chicken or lamb gyro with diced tomato, red onion and our house-made cucumber, yogurt and dill dressing in a warm pita pocket
9.00
The Melt Down
Fresh tuna salad with melted swiss cheese, field greens and tomato on grilled rye
10.00
Route 10
Tender pulled BBQ pork, caramelized onions, cheddar cheese on a hard roll
PASTA PLATES AND BOWLS‏
We proudly offer quattrobimbi
15.00
Pasta +1.00
Mike's Signature Bolognese
Pasta shells tossed with a hearty meat sauce and topped with a spoonful of ricotta
17.00
Pasta +1.00
Gamberi Olio Santo
Spaghetti tossed with shrimp, spinach, extra virgin olive oil, red pepper flake
15.00
Pasta +1.00
Penne Ala Vodka
Penne with‏ vodka, plum tomatoes, cream and grana parmigiano
15.00
Pasta +1.00
Penne Al Forno
Penne with sausage, plum tomatoes, cream, red pepper flake, oven baked with grana parmigiano
15.00
Pasta +1.00
Lasagne
Layers of pasta sheets, ricotta, mozzarella, bolognese and marinara oven baked
15.00
Pasta +1.00
Spaghetti and Meatballs
Spaghetti with marinara topped with house-made meatballs and a touch of grana parmigiano
16.00
Pasta +1.00
Cavatelli
Cavatelli tossed with grilled chicken, kalamata olives, pesto plum tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, garlic and extra virgin olive oil
16.00
Pasta +1.00
Salscicce
Penne tossed with white beans, sausage, broccoli rabe, garlic, red pepper flake and extra virgin olive oil
MAIN PLATES
17.00
Meatloaf
Classic house-made‏ meatloaf with mashed potatoes, gravy and grilled asparagus
19.00
Salmon
Horseradish crusted salmon with pesto mashed potatoes and tomato vinaigrette
21.00
Haddock
Panko crusted haddock with a corn and scallion orzo and chunky tomato vinaigrette
17.00
Fish and Chips
Battered and fried sole with French fries and tartar
12.00
Mussels
Chorizo sausage, plum tomatoes, vermouth and shiitake mushrooms tossed with linguini
16.00
Chicken Francese
Egg battered, pan seared with lemon, white wine and butter over spaghetti
16.00
Chicken Parmigiano
Lightly breaded topped with marinara and provolone with spaghetti
15.00
Eggplant Parmigiano
Lightly breaded topped with marinara and provolone with spaghetti
4.00
Sides
French fries, sweet potato fries, onion rings, mashed potatoes
5.00
Sides
Grilled asparagus, broccoli rabe, garlic spinach
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Steakhouse
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed February 20, 2019

The spinach salad with scallops was just the best. Live bands on every once in a while with not a bad seat in the house. Always friendly and fun

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank johnKE8962DY
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Took advantage of a beautiful November afternoon and ate out on the patio. Love that you can eat outside at The Maple Tree when others have closed down the outside seating or are “not serving outside today.” Always a great meal and great service inside...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kg00dwin
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Alex was my server today for lunch. He was very attentive and helpful. They have an amazing taco Tuesday and a decent amount of beers to choose from. The dishes that I saw him bringing to the other tables looked very tasty.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HeyEric
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

A blast! One of few places that features live bands on weekends, great for friends to gather , dance, dine

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank mtdjef
Reviewed September 12, 2017

The outdoor porch is inviting but am jaded now and have lowered my expectations for Maple Tree. On a nice afternoon we went to enjoy a drink on the porch. We asked if it was ok to drink and not dine (it was about 5...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank SavvyTaveler
Reviewed July 19, 2017

I was at a charity function at the Tree and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. It has been some time since I was at the Maple Tree to eat. Usually for the music. The pizza was excellent. There were assorted other...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank elvis1300
Reviewed February 12, 2017

There are two large rooms. One has the bar. huge movie screen (TV) and tables. Even thought the bar is in the dining room, during meal hours it seems like a place you could enjoy lunch or dinner with children. As I was only there...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank jerika
Reviewed August 30, 2016

We have enjoyed salads on the patio several times this summer - always very good. In particula, salmon on the salads has been nicely cooked (not overdone). The beer selection is on par with local bars and the music has been very good. Service at...More

Date of visit: August 2016
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Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

The quality. .taste..has been a steady improvement. Now a 1st choice for many .Salmon, Scrimp pasta dishes, top inventive salads are favorites. Pastry chief deserts and hot bread ..yum,yum..inside or outdoor available.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Stephen R
Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with very yummy food. The service was great and the live band was pretty good too.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Lavallee158
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