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Owen Brennan's Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS​
30.00
appetizer platter
a combination of fried green tomatoes, cajun popcorn, & crab cakes (serves 3-4 guests)
14.00
crab cakes
two crab cakes sauteed & served over spring mix w/ remoulade sauce on the side
12.00
fried green tomatoes
deep fried green tomatoes over remoulade sauce topped w/ arugula, roasted tomatoes, & fried tasso ham
12.00
cajun calamari
tubes & tentacles seasoned in corn flour, fried golden brown, & tossed w/ a tangy blend of pickled peppers. served w/ agrodolce & remoulade sauces
10.00
crawfish pie
a traditional bayou dish: rich & spicy crawfish cream filling baked in a flakey crisp crust
13.00
new orleans barbecue shrimp
jumbo shrimp sauteed in a spicy cajun butter served over seasoned rice
14.00
beef carpaccio
thinly sliced pepper encrusted beef served w/ white truffle aioli, arugula, fried capers, roasted tomatoes, parmesan reggiano, & crostinis.
11.00
cajun popcorn
fried crawfish tails served w/ our remoulade & cocktail sauces
14.00
eggplant victoria
fried eggplant medallions over creole piquant sauce & topped w/ jumbo lump crabmeat, fresh basil, & hollandaise
12.00
smoked salmon bruchetta
house smoked salmon blended w/ cream cheese & fresh herbs. served w/ house made crostinis
SOUP AND SALADS​
cup 5.00
bowl 9.00
turtle soup
cup 5.75
bowl 10.00
creole gumbo
cup 5.50
bowl 10.00
red beans & rice
al a carte 7.00
with entree 6.00
house salad
mixed greens, grape tomatoes, cucumber, dried cranberries, toasted almonds, & your choice of dressing (vegetarian)
al a carte 7.00
with entree 6.00
caesar salad
traditional caesar w/ homemade creamy caesar dressing, chopped romaine lettuce, & herbed baguette croutons
al a carte 7.00
with entree 6.00
spinach salad
fresh baby spinach, spiced walnuts, dried cranberries, blue cheese, & cranberry sage vinaigrette
9.00
super caesar salad
14.00
chicken, grape, & almond salad
served on romaine lettuce w/ orange slices, strawberries, & champagne vinaigrette
13.00
bayou chicken salad
grilled, blackened, or fried chicken tenders over romaine lettuce, w/ bacon bits, cheddar cheese, hardboiled eggs, tomatoes, & your choice of dressing
18.00
salmon salad
maple glazed salmon filet atop mixed greens tossed in a cranberry sage vinaigrette w/ spiced walnuts, dried cranberries, blue cheese crumbles, feta cheese, bacon bits, & topped w/ potato straws
OYSTER​
dozen 17.00
half dozen 9.00
louisiana gulf oysters
served on the half shell w/ cocktail sauce & horseradish
dozen 18.00
half dozen 9.00
chargrilled oysters
gulf oysters grilled w/ spicy ancho chilli, caramelized shallots, & lemon butter topped w/ breadcrumbs & parsley
14.00
oysters bienville
four​ oysters baked in a shrimp & mushroom cream sauce w/ crisp parmesan
14.00
oysters rockefeller
four oysters baked in a rich anise laced spinach & bacon stuffing topped w/ hollandaise sauce
14.00
oysters any way
4 baked oysters of any combination
13.00
fried oysters
a half dozen corn flour dusted & deep fried oysters over sweet corn relish drizzled w/ balsamic maple glaze
HAND CUT STEAKS​
38.00
filet mignon
grilled 8 oz. filet w/ dauphin oise potatoes, grilled asparagus & a port wine reduction
36.00
ribeye steak
grilled ribeye w/ dauphin oise potatoes, sauteed broccolini & a garlic herb butter
ENTREES​
19.00
fried shrimp
six breaded & fried jumbo shrimp w/ french fries, agrodolce & remoulade sauces
21.00
catfish boudreaux
golden fried catfish fillet over seasoned rice & vegetables topped w/ a crawfish cream sauce
26.00
red snapper perez
blackened red snapper topped w/ our crawfish etouffee served w/ seasoned rice & fresh vegetable saute
24.00
shrimp & grits
jumbo shrimp sauteed w/ andouille sausage, tasso ham, shiitake mushrooms, & scallions over local stone ground grits w/ smoked cheddar
19.00
“world famous” crawfish etouffee
traditional bayou dish: crawfish tails simmered in a rich creole stew of dark roux, celery, onions, & spices topped w/ seasoned rice
28.00
pasta jambalaya
an owen brennan’s specialty: shrimp, chicken, crawfish, andouille sausage, tasso ham, tomatoes, & linguini tossed in a spicy cream sauce
27.00
seafood newburg
linguini tossed w/ fresh shrimp, scallops, & crabmeat in a rich newburg sauce, topped w/ provolone cheese & baked golden brown
16.00
vegetable plate ~ 3 items
served w/ your choice of 3 lagniappes
18.00
voodoo chicken pasta
tender blackened chicken breast sauteed w/ asparagus, creole stewed tomatoes, & penne pasta tossed in roasted garlic cream sauce
BURGERS​
a half pound of claybrook farms grass fed black angus ground beef. served on ciabatta bread w/ shredded lettuce, pickle & sliced tomato
12.00
classic
bacon, cheddar, & chipotle aioli
13.00
bayou
blackened w/ pepper jack cheese, remoulade, & pickled onion
12.00
veggie mushroom
marinated & grilled portabella mushroom w/ peppers, caramelized onions, arugula, pepper jack, & remoulade
13.00
black & blue
blackened & topped w/ blue cheese crumbles
SANDWICHES​
12.00
reuben
corned beef or turkey on marbled rye w/ sauerkraut, swiss cheese, & remoulade dressing
14.00
muffuletta
genoa & mortadella salami’s, w/ havarti & provolone cheeses, & our famous olive relish served on gambino’s bread
15.00
beef tenderloin
filet​ tips w/ shitake mushrooms, tomato jam, provolone cheese, fried onion, & horseradish sauce on ciabatta bread
11.00
chicken salad sandwich
our chicken, grape, & almond salad on a croissant w/ green leaf lettuce & tomato
10.00
chicken sandwich
served grilled, blackened, or fried w/ lettuce, tomato, pickle, & chipotle mayonnaise on ciabatta bread
12.00
brennan’s “blt”
fried green tomatoes, bacon, shredded lettuce, chipotle mayonnaise, & dijon mustard served on wheat bread
14.00
mahi “blt” (blackened or grilled)
mahi w/ chipotle aioli, applewood smoked bacon, shredded lettuce & sliced tomatoes
14.00
tuna sandwich (blackened or grilled)
sushi grade yellowfin tuna w/ chipotle aioli & pineapple relish
12.00
mahi tacos (blackened or grilled)
mahi w/ pickled red onions, chipotle aioli, & pineapple relish on flour tortillas. served w/ spanish rice.
10.00
smoked turkey sandwich
topped w/ avocado, applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, & provolone finished w/ a garlic aioli on wheat bread
PO’ BOYS​
a new orleans favourite: served on a gambino’s bread w/ green onion dressing, shredded lettuce, tomato, & pickle
12.00
shrimp po’ boy
13.00
oyster po’ boy
crawfish po’ boy 13.00
12.00
fried catfish po’ boy
14.00
crab cake po’ boy w/ remoulade
14.00
blackened red snapper po’ boy
SOUP DU JOUR​
cup 6.00
bowl 8.00
shrimp bisque
cup 6.00
bowl 8.00
sweet corn clam chowder
cup 6.00
bowl 8.00
picayune italian chicken
cup 6.00
bowl 8.00
picayune italian chicken
cup 6.00
bowl 8.00
roasted red pepper & jumbo lump crabmeat
LUNCH SPECIALS​
12.50
french dip monday
Shaved prime rib on a hoagie roll w/ horseradish sauce, au jus, & French fries
13.00
tilapia tuesday
blackened tilapia over sweet corn saute w/ pineapple beurre blanc
12.50
shrimp wednesday
fresh gulf shrimp w/ spinach, artichoke hearts, & tomatoes over penne pasta
12.00
piccata thursday
sauteed chicken breast w/ lemon & capers over linguini w/ dried tomatoes, mushrooms, & green onions
16.00
catfish thursday
fried​ catfish fillet over seasoned rice & vegetables topped w/ crawfish cream sauce
17.00
red snapper perez friday
blackened red snapper topped w/ our crawfish etouffee served w/ seasoned rice, chives, & fresh vegetable saute
About
Owen Brennan's is a family owned and operated restaurant dedicated to bringing the taste and tradition of New Orleans to Memphis. With an extensive menu and innovative nightly specials, Owen Brennan's is the perfect environment for a family get together, business lunch or just a relaxing evening on our newly renovated patio. We hope to see you soon. Laissez Les Bonnes Temps Roulez!
PRICE RANGE
$40 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed January 25, 2008

Look, this place is bad... Never NEVER eat at any BUFFET on a Sunday (well maybe the Ritz, but Memphis doesn't have a Ritz !)..... Cheap, ill-prepared food, and not very well protected from diners who have no table manners YUK ! The quyality of...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2008

On 01/20/08 I had brunch at this restaurant and it was superior. Everything was fresh; it's a buffet. They had oysters on the half shell, peel and eat shrimp, sliced roast beef, fish, and lots of salads and desserts. There is live jazz music from...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2007

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Reviewed June 19, 2006

It all depends on what you're used to but the food in this place is just plain bad, although the location is nice and bar area is inviting...but let's be clear, this stuff is NOT good or even fair creole or cajun anything, it's an...More

2  Thank Michelle N
Reviewed May 1, 2006

My wife and I dined at Owen Brennan's the other day and the food was outstanding. Our server Jan was highly professional and recommended the perfect wine to compliment our meal. The filet was excellent and my wife's Red Snapper was even better. All, for...More

2  Thank Austin B
Reviewed August 30, 2005

Although Owen Brennan's had good food, it does not come close to comparing with food from New Orleans. The prices are high and the portions are small. I would not recommend this restaurant. Although Cajun restaurants are hard to find, wait until your next trip...More

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