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STARTERS‏‏
Hill Country Caprese
Texas made goat cheese, sliced roma tomatoes, fresh basil, & green onions, drizzled w/ balsamic vinaigrette. Served w/ crunchy crostinis
$8.00
Tableside Guacamole
Simply fresh,‏‏ serves up to six
$9.00
Gooey Buns
Toasted English‏‏ muffins topped w/ roasted seguin pecans, brown sugar & cinnamon. served w/ whipped cream cheese
$3.00
Fruit & Cheese Platter
Seasonal fruits‏‏ & assorted cheeses
$8.00
Baked Fondue
With parmesan, monterey jack, caramelized onions, spinach, & artichoke hearts
$9.00
Queso Fundido
Jack cheese, caramelized onions, roasted poblano peppers, Green's jalapeno cheese sausage, & mushrooms. served w/ warm tortillas
$8.00
SALADS
Embellish any salad w/ chicken, shrimp or tuna
Tenderloin Salad
Mixed field greens tossed in balsamic vinaigrette, w/ roasted pecans, green beans, & melon, topped w/ grilled tenderloin medallions, feta cheese, & fried onions
$14.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Southwest Cobb Salad
Mixed field greens, avocado, shredded cheese, tomatoes, roasted green chiles, diced egg, mesquite smoked chicken, & chopped applewood smoked bacon
$12.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Greek Salad
Field greens, feta cheese, artichoke hearts, roma tomatoes, cucumbers, kalamata olives, & pepperoncini
$10.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Palmer's Chicken Salad
Creamy mesquite smoked chicken salad served on mixed field greens, w/ fresh fruit & bruschetta
$10.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Ensalada Del Fuego
Fresh spinach topped w/ fire roasted veggies & pecan-crusted goat cheese. Served w/ our signature house dressing
$10.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Crispy Chicken Salad
Crispy chicken, hard boiled eggs, roasted pecans, green onions, & tomatoes
$11.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Pasta Caesar Salad
Grilled chicken, penne pasta, basil, parsley, roasted garlic, feta cheese, black olives, & tomatoes
$11.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Paradise Salad
Spinach, roasted walnuts, maytag blue cheese, & mandarin oranges, tossed in our house vinaigrette
$12.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
Gulf Shore's Shrimp Salad
Plump fresh gulf shrimp, celery, red onion, & chopped boiled eggs lightly tossed in mayonnaise w/ Palmer's signature blend of creole seasonings. served on mixed Green's w/ crisp cucumber slices, fried roma tomatoes, & baked crostinis
$13.00
Caesar salad ++2.00
field Green's ++2.00
HOUSE CREATIONS‏‏
Shrimp & Grits
Shrimp simmered w/ onions, roma tomatoes, bell peppers, & diced ham, atop a mound of creamy poblano cheese grits. Served w/ fresh fruit
$14.00
Crab Cake Palmer
Palmer's signature crab cakes stacked w/ sliced ham & poached eggs, topped w/ our house-made creole sauce. served w/ fresh fruit & roasted potatoes
$13.00
Florentine Benedict
Toasted English muffins topped w/ sauteed spinach, red onions, poached eggs, artichoke hearts, & hollandaise sauce. served w/ fresh fruit & roasted potatoes
$10.00
Country Benedict
Grilled Texas‏‏ toast topped w/ chopped Green's jalapeno cheese sausage, fried eggs, & cream gravy. served w/ roasted potatoes
$9.00
Stuffed Texas French Toast
Hand-made & griddled texas toast, stuffed w/ sweetened cream cheese, fresh strawberries, blueberries, & bananas. Served w/ applewood smoked bacon
$9.00
Honcho Frittata
Open-faced omelet‏‏ baked w/ jalapeno cheese sausage, grilled onions, country potatoes, black olives, peppers, & pico de gallo, topped w/ sour cream. Served w/ fresh fruit & roasted potatoes
$9.00
Sonoran Stacked Enchiladas
Fresh corn / flour tortillas layered w/ smoked chicken, caramelized onions, & cheese. Topped w/ our savory verde sauce, sour cream, & a fried egg. Served w/ black beans
$10.00
SANDWICHES
Breakfast Panini
Two fried eggs topped w/ melted jack cheese & applewood smoked bacon, on grilled sourdough dressed w/ cilantro aioli. Served w/ a side of fruit & sweet potato fries
$7.00
B.L.F.T
Applewood smoked bacon, crisp romaine lettuce, & fried roma tomatoes, dressed w/ our remoulade on grilled Texas toast. served w/ a side of fruit
$6.00
Spicy Mary Burger
House-ground & hand-formed half pound patty, marinated in Palmer's signature bloody mary mix, topped w/ jack cheese, lettuce, roma tomatoes, onion, chipotle aioli, deli-sliced pickle. Served w/ chips or fries
$9.00
Turkey Tuxedo
Smoked turkey, swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, pickle, & onion, w/ cilantro aioli on 9-grain bread. Served w/ chips or fries
$9.00
TRADITIONAL FAVORITES‏‏
Served w/ salsa & your choice of roasted potatoes, fresh fruit, black beans, or Texas Toast.
Additional choices: applewood smoked bacon, Green's jalapeno cheese sausage, short-stack pancakes, or grilled ham
Migas
Fresh eggs scrambled w/ peppers, onions, tomatoes, cheese, & corn tortilla chips. Served w/ warm flour tortillas
$8.00
Eggs Benedict
Traditional style. Grilled English muffins topped w/ sliced smoked ham, poached eggs & hollandaise sauce. Served w/ fresh fruit
$9.00
Palmer's Special
Two eggs‏‏ w/ choice of applewood smoked bacon, grilled ham, or Green's jalapeno cheese sausage, & choice of fruit salad, toast, or English muffin
$6.50
St. Charles Omelette
Swiss cheese, smoked ham, green onion, & grilled mushrooms. Topped w/ grilled tomatoes
$8.00
Veggie Omelette
Fresh spinach, jack cheese, jalapeno cream corn, grilled mushrooms, & roma tomatoes. Topped w/ sliced avocado
$7.00
Habanero Pork Chop & Eggs
Juicy grilled pork chop topped w/ our savory verde sauce, two eggs cooked any style, served w/ creamy poblano cheese grits, & fresh fruit
$12.00
DESSERTS
New Orleans Beignets
Cafe du Monde's famous recipe covered in powdered sugar w/ chantilly cream. Sip on one of Palmer's signature coffee drinks & relax
$2.00
Creme Brulee
Chef driven & very creative, our staff has the latest featured flavor
$5.00
Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding
With chantilly cream
$5.50
Key Lime Pie
Made w/ fresh tart, hand-squeezed limes in a shortbread crust
$5.00
Chocolate Satin Pie
Rich & velvety pie in a chocolate shortbread crust
$5.00
Banana Quesadillas
Diced bananas‏‏ folded in sweetened cream cheese, stuffed between fresh griddled corn / flour tortillas. Served w/ ice cream & topped w/ caramel & chocolate sauces
$6.00
Coffee or Espresso
$2.00
Cappuccino
$3.00
Cafe Au Lait
$3.00
Latte
$3.00
SUNDAY BRUNCH SPECIALS‏‏
Mimosas
Poinsettias
Bloody Mary/Marias
Bellinis
ESPECIALLY FOR KIDS
Breakfast Tacos, Chocolate Chip Pancakes, French Toast w/ Choice of a Side & Beverage
$5.00
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed March 11, 2020

Looking for a nice place for dinner in San Marcos, and the reviews sounded pretty goojd (use TripAdvisor all the time for research). Like local restaurants, not chains if possible. The tableside guacamole prep by Demi was so unusual and tasty with cocktails. Strip steak...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 6, 2020

Great staff, nice atmosphere, great food. Their weekend brunch is a must. A little pricey but well worth it!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

Came with friends for happy hour and loved their Guacamole, which they make in front of you. Order 2, as 1 wasn't enough!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 24, 2020

On a cold, rainy day....having lunch in the bar next to the fireplace was just what the doctor ordered. Food was excellent---get the guac queso--delicious!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 20, 2020 via mobile

We had a business meeting, during an unusually busy night, at this very well known restaurant, It was a miserable time and got we got little business done, too loud. We had the mixed grill plate for $22 with little meat on it and it...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 16, 2020

I've eaten here before in the bar and patio, but never in the dining room. It was a wonderful (pre theater) experience. Anthony was the most attentive waiter with a plethora of suggestions.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 23, 2020

Went to palmer's for the first time with a few gal pals. It was my first visit and my friends are constantly talking about the place. I was Happy I went with. When we arrived we were greeted and sat very quickly and with a...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 17, 2019 via mobile

We had great expectations due to an earlier review of this establishment for a tour group stop, which had good prospects for handling a crowd with good food and goos service. This test on this night was not for a crowd but for a couple...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 29, 2019

My wife and I were traveling through San Mrcos and wanted to eat somewhere off the interstate. Saw Palmer's on Tripadvisor listed as #4 and thought we would give it a try. I had to double check to make sure it was #4 and not...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 26, 2019

We are new to San Marcos (from San Antonio) and have been looking for a nice restaurant for special occasions. We thought Palmer's could be the place. It started out great with a table outside in the courtyard which has a great atmosphere. Unfortunately the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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