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Griffin Tavern

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Sat, 3/23
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$10 - $25
American, Bar, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Austin's Shrimp Soft Tacos
2 Little Tortillas with Beer Battered Shrimp, Mango, Jalapeno, Onion, Lime, Cilantro, Queso Fresco and Chipotle Sauce
Torta De Milanesa
Fried Pork Cutlet Sandwich (on Cuban Bread) loaded with Avocado, Queso Fresco Cheese, Refried Beans, Red Onion, Radish, Tomato, Jalapeno, Valentina Sauce and Lettuce. Shew! Chips on the Side
Reuben Panini
Pastrami, Swiss, Sauerkraut and 1000 Island on Rye with Chips on the Side
Chorizo, Salsa, Sour Cream, Blended Cheese, Guacamole, Black Bean and Corn Salad, Green Onion and Jalapeños
Toj's Fried Chicken Thigh on the Fly
Bacon, American Cheese, Romaine and Roasted Garlic Aioli on a Brioche Bun with Chips on the Side
Tavern's Steak and Cheese
Grilled Flank Steak, Cheddar, Caramelized Onion and Roasted Garlic Aioli on Ciabatta with Chips on the Side
Fried Oyster Po Girl
Lettuce and Tartar Sauce on a Brioche Bun; Chips and a Small Mixed Green Salad on the Side with Balsamic Vinaigrette
California Turkey Sandwich
Guacamole, Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato on Multigrain with Chips on the Side
Tavern Quiche
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, Tomato and Mixed Cheeses with a Mixed Green Salad & Balsamic Vinaigrette
Captain Xan's Greek Salmon Salad
The Salmon isn't Local but the Guy who catches it is! 5oz Sockeye Salmon over a Salad of Romaine Lettuce with Feta, Olives, Pepperoncini Peppers, Tomato, Red Bell Pepper, Carrot, Cucumber and Creamy Herb Dressing (GF)
Moroccan Chicken
Seafood Chowder
Rachel's Fried Tofu
Marinated in Sriracha & Toasted Sesame Oil, Tossed in Sweet Chili Sauce
Tavern's Fried Calamari
Buttermilk Brined with Sweet Chili Sauce on the Side
Served with French Fries and a Pickle Spear on the side, Organic Chicken Breast or Portobello Mushroom can be substituted or a Local Veggie Burger for $1 extra.
The All American
The Burger for the purist! White American Cheese or plain, Onion on the side
Mango Mama
Caramelized Onion, Bacon, Fresh Mozzarella & Mango BBQ
Aged Vermont Cheddar, Bacon, Caramelized Vidalia Onion and Roasted Garlic Mayo
Willy Nilly
Kimchi, Bacon and Spicy Mayo, get ready for some heat!
The Howie
White American Cheese, Chopped Pickle & Onion, 1000 Island and Shredded Lettuce
Blackening Spice, Bacon, BBQ Sauce, Banana Peppers Cheddar and a Fried Onion Tangle
Veggie Love
Beyond Meat™ Veggie Burger on a Challah Bun with Grilled Vidalia Onion, Romaine and Roasted Red Pepper Aioli
Ploughman's Lunch
Local, Rosemary- Garlic Sausage from Blue Ridge Meats, Front Royal, Welsh Red Dragon Cheese, Flint Hill's Virginia Chutney Company's Spicy Plum Chutney, Fresh Fruit, Mixed Green Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette and Grilled Bread
Full $19.0
2/3 $14.0
Shepherd's Pie
Traditional Ground Lamb, Peas, Carrots, Tavern's Famous Brown Gravy, Mashed Potato and Cheddar Cheese
8oz $16.5
Fish 'n' Chips
8oz 4th & 1 Beer Battered Atlantic Cod with French Fries, Cole Slaw and Tartar Sauce
3 Bangers $17.0
2 Bangers $12.0
Bangers and Mash
Authentic British Pub Bangers with Mashed Potato and Tavern's Famous Brown Gravy
+Add an All- Natural Chicken Breast 8/ Shrimp Kabob 9/ or Xan's Sockeye Salmon* 11 to your Salad
The Little Salad
Mixed Greens with Carrot, Cucumber, Red Bell Pepper and Balsamic Vinaigrette (GF)
Caesar Salad
Romaine Lettuce, Classic Caesar Dressing, Croutons and Parmesan Reggiano (GFO)
Greek Salad
Mixed Greens with Feta, Olives, Pepperoncini Peppers, Tomato, Carrot, Cucumber, Red Bell Pepper and Creamy Herb Dressing (GF)
Tavern Mixed Green Salad
Mixed Field Greens, Gorgonzola Blue Cheese, Candied Pecans, Dried Cranberries, Red Bell Pepper, Carrot, Cucumber and Maple Mustard Vinaigrette (GF)
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All reviews brunch fish and chips shepherds pie burger salad pies french fries quiche chicken old house front porch dining rooms a late lunch labor day weekend sat at the bar an appetizer great menu
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went here for dinner one night and had a great meal. The restaurant was very nice and the service was great. We both ordered the shepard's pie and it was very good. I would definitely go back the next time i...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Minutemen10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful Dinner spot only a few miles from Glen Gordon Manor. Excellent customer service and great food! Get dessert!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank alliesfekas
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Nice casual tavern setting. Bar was decent, but the real star of the night was the burgers--not the best ever, but definitely top tier. Also, server was helpful, prompt and personable. Looking forward to going back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Timothy C
Reviewed January 1, 2019

A very extensive menus the old fashioned bar ha sets of menus.& A completely different set for the restaurant. All. meals are reasonable priced.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Alistair N
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

We really like this place because of the atmosphere. It's in an old house. The staff is really friendly and helpful. The place is clean. The bar area is where we always want to sit. The beer is good. They have a veggie burger that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank greenvegansara
Reviewed November 26, 2018

The staff was extremely friendly and made us feel most welcome. The bar tender was also our waitress and made superb suggestions. I had the Garlic Gnocci and my wife the shrimp fried rice. Both were superb. This restaurant is now on our top ten...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank R8645VZrichardb
Reviewed November 23, 2018

This place has gone up and down over the years, maybe with different owners, so I was pleased to return after many years away from it to find that it had a solid, hearty menu, even with vegetarian options. After a long cold hike, it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank virginiawriter
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Stopped here for a late lunch. Food and service were very good. Atmosphere was also very nice. Had a top notch burger and the onion rings were very good!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Denise L
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We used to frequent this nice restaurant a couple of years ago, especially when visiting wine country…. But we simply hadn’t had the chance to return. So, we came back recently, on a very busy Saturday evening for dinner with foodie friends and we absolutely...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank je1058
Reviewed November 4, 2018

There are only a few restaurants near Huntly VA and we think this is the best. Everything was delicious. We ate here 3 nights in a row. Chicken, burgers, scallops, salmon were all great. Sort of gourmet but sort of homestyle also. Casual, farmhouse atmosphere....More

Date of visit: October 2018
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