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Black Cap Grille

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Shishito Tempura
bite sized mild chiles | cornmeal battered | goat cheese |cilantro sour cream | lime sauce
Maine Mussels
rope cultured | white wine | butter | capers | garlic | fresh parsley
Steamed Pot Stickers
chicken & vegetable filled | pan seared | ponzu dipping sauce
Honey Sriracha Wings
honey sriracha sauce | scallions | sesame seeds
Fried Calamari
sliced rings | cornmeal dusted | banana peppers | lemongrass & wasabi aioli | kizami nori
Shrimp and Andouille
north country smokehouse andouille sausage | olives | roasted tomato | red pepper coulis | pasta
Lobster Arancini
pan sauteed | creamy lobster & mascarpone filled risotto | champagne vinaigrette | greens
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
parmesan | ricotta | mozzarella | carrots | peppers | celery | pita chips
cap any salad with... natural chicken breast 7 ... seared salmon 8 ... hanger steak 9 ... housemade black bean cakes 6 ... sauteed shrimp 8... half pound angus burger 9
Seared Ahi Salad
rare seared tuna | greens | yuzu | evoo | capers | thai basil | pickled red onion | sweet drop chiles
Pear & Goat Cheese Salad
local pears | red onion | field greens | vermont goat cheese | toasted almonds | raspberry vinaigrette
Mushroom & Ancient Grains Salad
baby kale | quinoa | toasted farro | red onion | wood brined mushrooms | pumpkin seeds | porcini vinaigrette
Grilled Caesar Wedge
grilled romaine | caesar dressing | croutons | shaved parmesan
Red Beet & Blue Cheese Salad
roasted red beets | field greens | jasper hill bayley hazen blue cheese | candied walnuts | roasted shallot vinaigrette
New England Clam Chowder
Baked Onion Soup
Chef's Soup of the Day
The 2369'
black pastrami | caramelized onions | melted swiss | grilled marble rye | 1k island dressing
Chipotle Shrimp Taco
corn tortilla | greens | tomato | roasted red pepper salsa | avocado & chipotle ranch
Eggplant Banh Mi
grilled eggplant | pickled vegetables | cucumber | radish | lemongrass aioli
Grilled Chicken Caprese
balsamic glaze | natural chicken | roasted tomato | fresh mozzarella | basil pesto | baguette
Citizen Cider Pork Barbecue
slow roast pulled pork shoulder | caramelized onion | roast red pepper | citizen cider barbecue sauce | bulky roll
Steak Melt
open face | sliced sirloin | jasper hill blue cheese blend | wood brind mushrooms | caramelized onion | pomegranate molasses | challah roll
choice of over 35 burger toppings on any of the following burgers . . .
Black Cap Half Pound Angus Beef
Locally Raised Grass Fed Beef
All Natural Chicken Breast
Housemade Black Bean Veggie Burger
full dinner menu served after 5 o'clock
daily selection of seafood | tomato | garlic | saffron broth | garlic bread
Pistachio Crusted Salmon
naturally raised salmon | pistachio crust | parsley caper & dill chimichurri | lundberg organic rice | sherry drizzle
Baked North Atlantic Haddock
fresh caught | parmesan & herb crust | white wine ~ lemon butter | lemon parsley cream sauce
Chicken and Duck Cassoulet
confit chicken thighs | duck sausage | pork ragout | white beans | garlic | tomato | duck broth
Pan Seared Maine Coast Sea Scallops
creamy lobster mascarpone risotto arancini | roasted red pepper & tomato coulis | chive & lemon aioli
Steak & Frites
house cut northeast family farms hanger steak | steak fries | black cap steak sauce
Fire Grilled Archer Angus Sirloin
roasted locally cultivated mushrooms | demi glaze | twice baked potato
All Desserts are Baked In House
Key Lime Pie
graham cracker crust | key lime custard | berry coulis
Maple Creme Brulee
vanilla bean custard | essence of maple
Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake
graham cracker crust | lemon curd | berry coulis
Banana Chocolate Bread Pudding
premium vanilla ice cream | cinnamon rum sauce
Chocolate Torte
flourless cake | chocolate ganache
Chocolate Gelato Brownie Sandae
toasted hazelnuts | caramel | ganache | whipped cream
Cheese Pizza
Cheese Burger
fries | pickle
Chicken Fingers
Grilled Cheese
fries | pickle
Kraft's Mac & Cheese
$15 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Bar
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love going to Black Cap Grille any time we visit. Excellent food and service as well as the food, prepared well and many choices of good wines.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Trekman27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant has unassuming location at the side of a street mall, but the atmosphere is good. The waiter was very caring and attentive, service is fast. I had a burger and my wife had salmon. Both good, albeit not spectacular. Sweet potato fries were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ark2gl
Reviewed January 12, 2019

The salads are always good and the burgers are delicious. We always make a point of stopping at the Black Cap for dinner or lunch.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Francine144
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Not a great ambience unless you like the corner of a concrete mall, and a little noisy, but once you have your order in front of you, this is all forgiven. Only had one meal here but it was the best one had in North...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank keggrant
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant receives little recognition through print advertisement or hotel recommendation and is seriously overlooked...the menu is creative, food is fresh and delicious with a beautiful presentation. Atmosphere is fun and casual with TVs for the sports fans but it’s not a sports bar so...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

The Black Cap is about 3 miles south of downtown of North Conway. It is a tastefully designed restaurant. The facility could raise its standards with better personalities and a sense of urgency. Make customers feel welcome. The food is good. But employees are not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

The food and service was good. The restaurant itself was super cozy and warm after a day of skiing. The brownie hazelnut sundae was delicious, especially the brownies, except the bottom of the brownies was very brittle and hard. The top was perfect.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tinyperson729
Reviewed December 9, 2018

The food was very good with a warm feeling atmosphere. They had the fireplace going and it was pretty busy. They didn’t have a lot to choose from on the menu however what they did have was yummy. I had ordered the chicken Alfredo and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank donna c
Reviewed November 20, 2018

We went for lunch on a snowy, quiet Tuesday and had comfy bar seats. Our server was attentive and excellent. Great Manhattan. I had the soup of day -- a white bean veggie tomato broth soup - it was excellent, as was the lunch special...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ccm02139
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

We went two nights in a row, just for their burgers. Absolutely fabulous burgers. Brought our little Bichon Frise, we ate outside in their lovely patio area. They brought our pup a bowl of water with ice in it. Very thoughtful! Cute atmosphere. We were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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