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Loose Caboose Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Served from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Every Day
STARTERS​
$8.99
Southwest Chicken Quesadillas
Tender pieces of chicken w/ a southwest seasoning, topped w/ cheddar cheese & served w/ our house make salsa fresca& sour cream
$9.99
Willie's Wings
These have a kick, coated w/ our yummy secret sauce & served w/ celery sticks
$5.99
Ale Battered Onion Rings
With our house made spicy ranch dressing
$5.99
House Made Soup
Made fresh daily, ask for our daily selection
$4.99
Caboose Fries
Fried perfectly golden brown
$5.99
Fire House Chili
A house made specialty w/ onion &cheddar
$Mkt
Fresh Catch Fingers
Locally caught, fresh fish w/ lemon & house made tartar
$8.99
Mini Burgers
Three mini burgers w/ grilled onions & cheese
$8.99
Tasty Trio
One mini hot dog, one mini hamburger, & chili cheese fries
$8.99
Chili Cheese Fries
Fries loaded w/ our firehouse chili & cheddar cheese
SALADS​
$8.99
Traditional Caesar
Fresh romaine, shredded parmesan cheese, & homemade croutons tossed in our caesar dressing
$10.99
Caboose Cobb
Mixed​ greens, hard‐boiled egg, cucumber, tomato, bacon, avocado, & blue cheese crumbles
$11.99
Crab Cake Salad
Our house made new england style crab cake, mixed greens, onion, & tomato &served w/ a mango vinaigrette dressing
$10.99
Taco Salad
Crispy​ tortilla chips topped w/ chili, onion, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, olives, nacho cheese, our house made salsa fresca& sour cream
$8.99
Soup & Salad
Choice of garden or caesar
$8.99
Black Beans Over Yellow Rice
With salsa fresca (this is not a salad, but it doesn’t fit under other groups either. )
$7.50
Garden Salad
Mixed greens, tomato, carrots, onion & cucumber
SOFT DRINKS​
$2.50
Sodas
Pepsi, diet pepsi, sierra mist, lemonade, mountain dew, root beer (free refills)
$2.39
Iced Tea
Sweet or unsweetened (free refills)
$3.25
Flavored Teas
Choice of mango, cherry, blackberry, or raspberry
$2.99
Flavored Lemonade
Choice​ of mango, cherry, blackberry, or raspberry
$2.99
Italian Soda
Choice of mango, cherry, blackberry, or raspberry
$1.99
Boylan Soda
Sweetened w/ pure cane sugar
Small $4.77
Large $5.75
Fruit Smoothies
When available
BEERS​
$3.29
Domestic
Bud, bud light, mich ultra, miller lite, coors lite
$3.75
Imports & Premiums
Heineken, corona, labatts, amstellight, samadams, blue moon
$3.75
Microbrews
Keywest sunset ale, holy mackerel
$2.99
Draft
Amberbock or bud light
$8.99
Pitcher
SANDWICHES​
Served w/ potato chips & a pickle
$13.99
Crab Cake Sandwich
New england style crab cake w/ lettuce, tomato, &our house made dijon mustard sauce on grilled rye bread
$10.99
Cheese $+1.00
Bacon $+1.00
Depot Burger
½ Lb juicy ground chuck on a fresh kaiser w/ lettuce & tomato
$Mkt
Grilled $+1.00
Cajun grilled $+1.00
Fresh Catch Sandwich
Fresh catch of the day hand breaded & lightly fried, on a kaiser w/ house made tartar
$9.99
Tba
Boars head brand smoked turkey, applewoodbacon, lettuce, tomato, avocado & mayo on honey wheat
$10.99
Reuben
Choice of classic corned beef orturkey on grilled rye w/ homemade thousand island dressing, swiss& sauerkraut
$10.99
Grilled Pork Sandwich
“Philly” style, w/ grilled peppers, onions, andpepperjack cheese on a hoagie roll
$9.99
Tuna Salad Sandwich
Chunky white albacore tossed w/ our house made seasoned mayo w/ lettuce & tomato on honey wheat
$7.99
BLT
Applewood smoked bacon, vine ripe tomato, crisp lettuce & mayo on toasted white bread
$8.99
Half & Half
Half a turkey or tuna sandwich on wheat w/ a bowl of house made soup
BASKETS​
Served w/ caboose fries
$13.99
Crispy Shrimp
A generous portion of fresh shrimp lightly breaded by hand & fried golden brown
$10.99
Chicken Fingers
Succulent chicken breast tenders hand breaded & fried a perfect golden brown
$Mkt
Fresh Catch Fingers
Fresh “and i do mean fresh, it’s delivered daily & prepared by our chefs” local fish, fried golden brown
WRAPS​
Served w/ potato chips & a pickle
$13.99
Boca Grande Wrap
A house specialty, lightly fried fresh fish, black beans, yellow rice, lettuce & tomato in a fresh tortilla
$10.59
Blazing Buffalo Wrap
Boars head brand blazing buffalo chicken w/ hot sauce, bleu cheese dressing & lettuce wrapped in a fresh flour tortilla
$9.99
Garden Vegetable Wrap
A medley of fresh garden vegetables w/ creamy poppy seed dressing in a fresh flour tortilla
$10.59
Thanksgiving Wrap
Boars head brand turkey, cranberry sauce, lettuce & stuffing in a fresh flour tortilla
$11.59
Grilled Shrimp Wrap
Fresh gulf shrimp, marinated artichokes, lettuce, roasted red peppers & onion in a fresh flour tortilla
DESSERTS​
$5.95
Key Lime Pie
Our homemade specialty
Kiddie size $3.00
Single $3.75
Double $5.00
Ice Cream
Our ice cream is made on the premises using 16% cream. That’s why it’s so rich & creamy. Ask your server for today’s selection
Small $5.75
Large $7.50
Milkshakes
Made w/ any flavor of our ice cream. Ask your server for today’s selection.
About
Favorite with locals and visitors alike, great sandwiches, dinners, homemade ice cream in a restored train depot. Friendly waitresses and great food. We have a large, outdoor, pet-friendly patio area for dining. Lunch served from 11 to 4:30 daily. We will be opening December 26th for dinners too. Dinner is served every night except Wednesdays from 6 to 9 pm
PRICE RANGE
$9 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My favorite place for lunch. The food is always fantastic as is the service. Boca Grande is a great place to visit and grab a bite to eat at the Caboose!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JamesBFishin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really good but pretty spendy, but the best part is actually sitting outside on a perfect day watching the world go by. Depot burger was good, fries not so much. I don’t like coated breaded fries. Also, they have legit sweet tea and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bobkendallMN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to LG for lunch and were able to score a table in the shade outside which is great. Very nice waitstaff but probably not enough to handle the after Christmas crunch of family visitors. Everything is served in paper/plastic if eating outside - all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CiteeGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While we have stopped here before we are glad we did it again. Never disappointed when we do stop. Our Server actually seemed like she liked what she did was doing. The food as always was fantastic.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emerics2013
Reviewed December 6, 2018

We went twice for lunch, really good food ,the grouper basket was really delicious, as were the rice and beans, all the food looks good everyone in our party enjoyed their food, good service and it is nice watching people going past on golf carts....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank birdie071
Reviewed November 22, 2018

We have visited many times, food is always great, prices fair, service great and people watching interesting. Add homemade ice cream and life,is great.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank j a
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Very good food. Good service. Great ambience on the porch. Very good fried grouper sandwich! We've been going to the Loose Caboose for 40 years, and it has always been very good. And it has tremendous homemade ice cream! We have it every afternoon, calories...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank waynestanhouse19
Reviewed November 10, 2018

Excellent, friendly service combined with good food and a tropical atmosphere make the Loose Caboose a winner. Both the grouper sandwich and the burger were delicious. Highly recommended for a casual lunch!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WorldTravellerMan
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The food is excellent, fresh, attractive and tasty It's a busy place though so be ready to wait a little bit.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Lovinlife3912
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Spent $14 for the tiniest two cones with barely a scoop in them and odd flavors not even a mint chip or cookie dough

Date of visit: October 2018
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May 9, 2016|
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Response from TOM V | Reviewed this property |
They certainly do in season. AND it is worthwhile. A great price performer
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