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Big City Tavern

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Tue, 6/25
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Menu

SALADS‎
6.50
Chef's Fresh Soup of the Day
9.00
Seasonal Greens
Apple, pear, walnuts, danish blue cheese, cider vinaigrette
16.50
Spinach Salad with Wood Grilled Shrimp
Roasted corn, shaved apples candied pecans, local honey-herb vinaigrette
15.00
Chicken Milanese
On arugula and greens salad local mozzarella burrata, heirloom tomatoes, balsamic fig vinaigrette
13.00
Wood grilled shrimp 16.00
Grilled skirt steak 17.00
Quinoa Salad with Grilled Chicken
Strawberries,‎ baby arugula, almonds, goat cheese, aged balsamic vinegar
Grilled chicken paillard 14.00
Grilled salmon filet 16.50
Caesar Salad
13.00
Iceberg Wedge Salad
Herb‎ grilled chicken breast, sliced tomatoes, bermuda onion, bacon, blue cheese dressing
14.00
Chopped Greek Salad
Herb grilled chicken breast, red onion, olives, tomatoes, cucumber, feta, lemon thyme vinaigrette
14.50
Wood grilled shrimp 16.00
Grilled skirt steak 17.00
Cobb Salad
With grilled chicken breast, egg, bacon, tomatoes, blue cheese, avocados, cobb dressing
FAVORITES‎
11.00
10 Oz House Burger
Hand packed, grain fed beef French fries, vine ripe tomato, red onion, lettuce, dill pickle
13.00
Daily Burger Special
9.50
Truffle
Parmesan‎ French fries fresh & handcut, with sea salt
15.50
Traditional Pad Thai
With shrimp, egg, peanuts, bean sprouts, scallions
13.00
Ladanna's Jerk Chicken
Free range, bone in, ¼ chicken, red beans & rice, peppers, plantains, rum
14.00
Orecchiette Pasta
House made spicy lamb sausage, rapini, tomato, mint, garlic white wine sauce
18.00
Grilled Salmon Filet
Sliced vine-ripe tomatoes, extra virgin olive oil, parsley, shallots, lemon
15.00
Rigatoni Bolognese
Braised beef and veal in chianti, grana padano parmesan
DAILY SPECIALS‎
Please Ask Your Server
Daily price
Market Fresh Fish of the Day
Daily price
12.00
Big Cup of Soup and A
Half sandwich of the day
SANDWICHES‎
12.50
Porchetta Panini
Roasted pork, vermont cheddar, grilled red onion, apple butter, arugula on ciabatta, waffle potato chips
13.50
Rib Eye Steak Sandwich
Tomato jam, provolone, boston bibb, garlicky baguette, and French fries
13.00
Butcher Shop Meatball Parmesean
With san marzano pepperonata artisan baguette, French fries
17.00
Maryland Crabcake Sandwich
Dill lime tartar, lettuce, tomato, red onion, on a toasted bakery bun, waffle potato chips
13.00
Grilled Chicken Breast
Smoked prosciutto, brie, basil, filoncino bread, French fries
13.50
Stout Braised Short Rib Grilled Cheese
Vermont cheddar on artisan sourdough bread, French fries
13.50
Smoked Turkey Panini
Aged vermont cheddar, applewood smoked bacon, cranberry jalapeno jam, artisan sourdough, waffle potato chips
PIZZA‎
12.00
Margherita
Tomato, fresh basil, mozzarella
13.00
Salsicce
Sausage, tomato, mozzarella
13.50
Pepperoni
Pepperoni, tomato, mozzarella
WHITE WINES‎
By the glass
9.00
Sparkling
Chandon, brut, yountville
6.00
White Zinfandel
Woodbridge by mondavi, acampo, ca
7.00
Pinot Grigio
gabbiano, Italy
8.00
Pinot Grigio
villa pozzi, Italy
13.00
Pinot Grigio
santa margherita, Italy
10.00
Pinot Gris
King estate, or
8.50
Sauvignon Blanc
Nobilo, New Zealand
13.00
Sauvignon Blanc
Kim crawford, New Zealand
8.00
Riesling
Chateau st. michelle, wa
RED WINES‎
By the glass
11.00
Chianti
fonterutoli, badiola, Italy
8.00
Pinot Noir
Estancia, pinnacles ranches
9.00
Pinot Noir
Oyster bay, new zealand
12.50
Pinot Noir
La crema, sonoma coast
15.00
Pinot Noir
Van duzer, or
8.50
Shiraz
Greg‎ norman, Australia
7.00
Merlot
Lindeman’s, Australia
8.00
Merlot
Red rock, modesto, ca
9.00
Merlot
Benzinger,‎ sonoma county, ca
BEER‎
5.25
Budweiser Bud Light Coors Light Miller Light
5.75
Amstel Light Becks
Becks N.A. Corona corona light dos equis heineken heineken light hoegaarden key west wheat michelob ultra moosehead new castle red stripe sam adams sam adams light sierra nevada st. pauli girl
(Pint)
5.50
Goose Island 312 Wheat Il
Blue moon co blue point toasted lager ny holy mackerel special ale fl magic hat #9 vt stella artois bel. Yuengling pa harmony’s choice
6.00
Beer Flight Paddle
(4) 4oz tastes of any tap beer
(Ask server for full list)
6.50
Avery White Rascal
Brooklyn brown dogfish head 60 min. Monk in the trunk (organic) phin & matt’s american pale ale
About
Big City Tavern is reminiscent of the great old taverns of Chicago, New York and Boston. The menu features fresh seafood, steaks, pasta and salads. Our extensive wine list emphasizes California varietals by the glass and bottle. Big City Tavern has a rotating selection of craft and specialty beers on tap and available in bottle. Desserts are all house made and all delicious. Big City Tavern features high tin ceilings, wood floors and rustic brick walls. Patrons can take their place at our long oak bar or in the comfort of the dining room.
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a very eclectic menu from burgers to hummus! Eaten here several times and have befriended Thierry our server! I’ve tried different dishes and they are all wonderful!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jb13373
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We needed shelter for the heavy rain and decided to have lunch here. They have endless mimosas on Saturday and Sunday which seemed very popular - the restaurant was almost full! We had burgers and they were alright and the cheapest on the menu. Fine...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank SandraLD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were celebrating one of the girls high school graduation. Being 14 they seated us on a special table at the rears of the restaurant. Comfortable and with great attention, the menu was a nice surprise, the Mediterranean appetizers need to be recommended and the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank RICARDOF1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an impromptu visit to this restaurant and were quite impressed with the atmosphere. The front desk service was impeccable and we were shown to a table quickly despite it being packed and not having a reservation. The server was very busy and seemed...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank NicholasK887
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice appetizer, and glass of wine convenient to hotel. Looks like a fun place to come with friends. Outdoor seating looks lovely. Taylor was a attentive bartender. Had the lettuce wrap beef appetizer, exactly what I was looking for.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Pathfinder623552
Reviewed May 17, 2019

The interior is decorated with quirky artifacts which are fun. The food is really, really good. Service is excellent and prices are reasonable for the quality.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Penelope E
Reviewed May 17, 2019

Big City Tavern is one of the tried and true eateries on Las Olas Boulevard. Big City's menu features fresh seafood, steaks, pasta, salads; you name it. Chef Steven Zobel and his team hand select fresh, top sourced ingredients to craft daily specials as well...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank lauderbabe
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

We saw another review about Big City Tavern and the title was “YES”. We thought that was hilarious but we agreed with all the positive reviews that were posted about Big City Tavern. Earlier in the night we had dinner at YOLO and it was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank TheGameCrafter
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

1st time Saturday brunch time suggest res and ask for outside - great people watching and less noisy passed on the unlikited bloodys - individual drinks MUCH better ample meal sizes favorable selection good service

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank midastew
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

We had lunch here in October 2018, then dinner just recently. Lunch is definitely less crowded and noisy than dinner. But a great place to sit outside and people watch on the patio. Service is good, food was a little slow coming out but not...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Response from Cynthia K | Reviewed this property |
Probably not necessary but no downside to reserving. Don't know how busy they are at this time of the year. Hope this helps!
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