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Black Trumpet - CLOSED


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Summer 2014
New York State Rainbow Trout
Resting on a bed of smashed sweet potato, topped with bacon and shaved Brussels sprouts
Manasquan Inlet day boat dry sea scallops with red beet cous cous and a chive and spring salad
Fish of the day
Priced and prepared accordingly
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes
A trio of jumbo lump crab cakes with Yukon gold smashed potato, haricot vert and red pepper remoulade
Pork Tenderloin
Grilled and sliced, red cabbage slaw and barbequed smashed potatoes
Chicken breast scaloppine dusted in black pepper and flamed with whiskey over creamy Manchego grits and spinach
New York Strip Steak
Grilled with a medley of cippolini onions, shitake mushrooms, and pork belly with sweet potato fries
Summer 2014
Pasta of the Day
We change our offering daily so please ask your server for today's selection
Panache of Appetizers
Fresh jumbo lump crab cake alongside of a duet of grilled shrimp and a wild mushroom salad served with a red pepper remoulade
mushroom salad served with a red pepper remoulade with croutons
Crispy Calamari
Resting in an herb infused tomato broth and topped with Manchego cheese
Grilled Caesar Salad
Romaine heart grilled then topped with a roasted red pepper relish, pine nuts and finished with classic dressing
Mesclun Salad
Mesclun greens with a red beets, goat cheese, pecans, apples, and balsamic vinaigrette
Asparagus Salad
Asparagus Salad Chilled asparagus with pistachios, mango, and blueberry viniagrette
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Reviewed May 14, 2017

It is closed - Like the place went there to have dinner and when got there found out it is gone. Too bad , it seems the hotel removed the name from their website but is not announcing it is gone.

Date of visit: May 2017
4  Thank PJLNJ
Reviewed March 1, 2017

This time I went in the winter but on a really warm day. No seating outside but that was okay. We went for lunch again and the menu really hasn't changed. Other than about 8 grilled sandwich choices there is only the whole meal option...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Debbie A
Reviewed February 14, 2017

If your going for lunch, and want a decent and inexpensive lunch this is the place for you! They have a lunch special that offers a small salad, a decent size entree and a desert. I ate the steak with yukon mash potatoes and my...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank suedepumas69
Reviewed January 18, 2017

We came here on a Saturday for lunch. We've been here plenty of times in the past and always enjoyed it. They have a four course special lunch for the bargain price of $15. In the past I've ordered the scallops and shrimp as an...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank nlgale
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Good food, good service, and scenic location overlooking the ocean. Fun to eat on the front porch in the summer, but just as pleasant to sit warm and cozy by the front windows in the winter. early bird specials are a superb value!

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank dangstadt23
Reviewed November 23, 2016

My friend and I experienced a delicious 4 course lunch. I had the best crab cake ever! The treatment of mashes potato's, little balls crusted with panko, was so satisfying. All of this in a charming old house with a view of the ocean. It...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank marimor13
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Food and service was excellent. However, at the time the check was submitted, we were surprised at the price of our Tito's and tonic. Advertises BYOB in November but we were offered the wine list.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank islandtraveler2016
Reviewed October 17, 2016

This quaint restaurant is right next to the ocean and the beach. It is part of a Victorian Inn for overnight guests. In nice weather you can dine on the veranda or in a sun porch or in a very large dining hall. We were...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank Booklady2
Reviewed September 23, 2016

What a great place. Sit on the porch, look at the ocean across the street and enjoy a delicious price fix four course lunch for $15. Wine is excellent. Open all year, winter is byob. Just love this place. Good service, not especially friendly.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank marybee522
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Food was good, I thought it was a little overpriced, We each had one drink and an I had an entree, my wife had two appitizers.. Our bill was almost $100

Date of visit: September 2016
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