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Second Street Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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EXPRESS LUNCH BOX‎
Market
Fried Crab Cake Sandwich
Panko fried chesapeake blue crab cake / crisp iceberg / tomatoes / red onion / whole grain dijonaise / potato roll
10.90
Chicken Salad Platter
House made chicken salad / assorted mixed greens / cucumbers / candied pecans / craisins / toasted croissant
15.90
2nd St. Lasagna
Slow‎ cooked Italian sausage / ground beef/garlic / fresh pasta / four cheeses / tomato sauce
11.90
Fresh Baked Strata
Chef’s whimsical strata / choice of soup du jour, house salad or fresh melon-mint salad
8.90
2nd St French Dip
Shaved slow roasted angus beef/provolone cheese/horseradish/toasted French bread/sherry scented au jus
9.90
Southern Fish Tacos
Cajun seared fresh fish/sweet pickle-tomato slaw/dill aioli
11.90
Teriyaki Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Teriyaki grilled chicken/asian noodles/cucumber salad/bibb lettuce/pineapple chutney, sweet chili & ginger sauces
9.90
Chicken Fingers Platter
quintet of breaded chicken tenders / French fries
8.90
Southern Style Pimento Cheese Sandwich
House made carolina pimento cheese/apple wood smoked bacon/fresh tomatoes/toasted wheat berry bread
8.90
Fresh Fruit Yogurt Platter
House made granola/fresh berries yogurt/fresh seasonal fruit.
SOUPS‎
5.90
7.90
Crab Chowder
5.90
French Onion
4.90
6.90
Soup Du Jour
SALADS‎
9.90
Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad
Strawberry / goat cheese / mixed greens / lavash cracker candied pecans / balsamic vinaigrette
8.90
Portofino Salad
Tomato / cucumber / gorgonzola cheese / dried cranberries / sweet peppers / fresh field greens / candied pecans / sweet vidalia onion vinaigrette
8.90
2Nd St Bistro Salad
Crisp iceberg / cucumber / avocado/smoked bacon / tomato/hard boiled egg / carrot/croutons / warm bacon vinaigrette
8.90
Asian Noodle Salad
Flat noodles / mixed baby greens / sweet peppers / cucumbers / red cabbage / carrots / sesame-soy vinaigrette
6.90
Grilled Romaine Salad
Romaine heart / creamy caesar dressing / croutons / parmesan cheese / tomatoes / balsamic glaze
5.90
Wedge Salad
Crisp‎ iceberg lettuce wedge / tomatoes / bacon crumbles / blue cheese dressing
6.90
Carolina Grecian Salad
Cucumber / watermelon / kalamata olives / assorted greens / feta cheese / fresh basil vinaigrette
CHEF’S CORNER‎
11.90
Carne Asada Torte
Ancho‎ chili grilled bistro steak / caramelized onions / tomato / chipotle spread / aged cheddar / baguette
11.90
Braised Veal Short Rib Quesadilla
Slow braised veal short rib / caramelized onion / spinach / jack cheese / mashed potato / demi-glace / lemon parsley pesto
22.90
Baby Back Ribs
Fallin’ off the bone baby back ribs / smokey BBQ sauce / french fries
SANDWICHES/WRAPS‎
Served w/ your choice of French fries, potato salad, fresh melon-mint salad, southern style slaw or house made potato chips. sub o-rings $3
10.90
Hot Italian Hero
House smoked pastrami / imported salami / house made giardiniera / fresh tomato / red onion / spinach / provolone / baguette
10.90
2nd St. Reuben
Corned beef/kraut / swiss cheese / 1000 island/marble rye
9.90
Grilled Bison Meatloaf Sandwich
Colorado bison meatloaf / caramelized onion/mushroom / provolone/basil mayo / toasted ciabatta
9.90
Thai Poppin’ Shrimp Wrap
2nd St.’s famous Thai poppin’ shrimp / cucumbers / shredded iceberg / tomato/flour tortilla
9.90
Turkey Panini
Sliced turkey / pesto aioli/provolone / spinach / tomato / French bread
8.90
Classic 2nd St Chicken Wrap
Crispy chicken strips / apple wood smoked bacon / tomato / iceberg lettuce / American cheese / bistro sauce
9.90
Grilled Veggie Sub
Grilled fresh vegetables/rustic tomato sauce/fresh mozzarella/basil mayo
BURGERS‎
All burgers served on a toasted brioche roll w/ lettuce, tomato & red onion w/ your choice of French fries, potato salad, fresh melon-mint salad, southern style slaw or house made potato chips. sub o-rings $3
17.90
Wagyu Kobe Burger
Ground‎ kobe beef / caramelized onions / arugula
11.50
Main Street Burger
Choice‎ of cheese
11.50
Smokehouse Burger
Hickory‎ grilled burger/BBQ sauce/caramelized onions/smoked gouda cheese
2Nd st. 8oz 12.50
Chohany 12oz 13.50
Signature Burgers
Bacon / cheddar / swiss / provolone / caramelized onions / grilled mushrooms
11.50
Carolina Burger
Kosher dill pickles / smoked bacon / pimento cheese
11.50
Street on Fire Burger
Jalapenos / cheddar cheese / chipotle mustard
10.90
Garden Burger
Delicious & healthy blend of organic brown rice / mushrooms / onion / rolled oats / mozzarella / cheddar
11.50
Turkey Burger
Any‎ of our burgers can be made w/ fresh ground all white turkey meat
COCKTAILS‎
12.00
The Dirty Goose
Grey‎ goose vodka, a splash of olive juice, a touch of dry vermouth & two bleu cheese stuffed olives served chilled & up martini glass
12.00
The Big City Cosmopolitan
Grey goose l’orange, cointreau & a splash of cranberry served chilled & up in a martini glass
12.00
Well Made Man
Knob creek bourbon, a touch of angostura bitters & sweet vermouth chilled & served up
12.00
The Hot & Dirty Martini
Absolut peppar vodka, a splash of olive juice & a touch of dry vermouth chilled & served up garnished w/ jalapeno stuffed olives
8.50
Raspberry - Pomegranate Martini
Stoli raspberry vodka, pomegranate liqueur, squeeze of fresh lemon & a touch of sour
10.00
Espresso Martini
Kahlua, stoli vanilla & van gogh espresso vodka
8.50
Decadent Chocolate Martini
Stoli vanilla, frangelica, chocolate, more chocolate & just in case… more chocolate!
8.50
Raspberry Drop
Black raspberry liqueur, stoli raspberry vodka, white cranberry juice & a touch of sour
8.00
2nd Street all Natural Margarita
Made‎ w/ freshly squeezed lime, agave nectar & sauza tequila
BEER SELECTIONS‎
2Nd St. Tavern Ale
Williamsburg Red Marker Ale
Yuengling Fat Tire
Stella Artois
Guinness
Samuel Adams Seasonal Michelob Ultra
Michelob Ultra
Budweiser
Bud Light
O’Douls, Red Bridge(Gluten Free)
WINES BY THE GLASS‎
6.00
18.00
Calina Chardonnay 10
Casablanca valley, Chile
12.00
35.00
Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay 10
Russian river
6.00
18.00
Tavolo Matto Pinot Grigio 09
Venezie‎ delle, Italy
10.00
28.00
Lawson's Dry Hills Pinot Gris 11
Marlborough, New Zealand
8.00
26.00
Meilen Kabinett Reisling 10
Mosel, Germany
6.00
18.00
Samuel Argall Dry Riesling 10
Williamsburg, Virginia
7.00
24.00
Mulderbosch Cabernet 08
Stellenbosch, south Africa
8.00
26.00
Ferrari Carano Fume Blanc 10
Sonoma county, California
10.00
28.00
Jules Taylor Sauvignon Blanc 10
Marlborough, New Zealand
7.00
24.00
Buehler White Zinfandel 10
California
About
Second Street is a Casual Upscale Restaurant marked by a menu full of unique and delicious culinary twists, stunning decor throughout, a comfortable atmosphere, and a fresh upscale vibe unmatched in Williamsburg." Our large menu features local seafood, chicken and steak entrees, handmade burgers, unique Italian dishes, overstuffed sandwiches, kid friendly foods, munchies, fresh soups and salads, extensive wine list, and a relaxed separate bar area for socializing.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, American, Bar, Grill
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed April 8, 2008

Always searching for good food in Williamsburg - and glad to have found some! First time to this location -was told by the waitress that it had been redone so it was less of a "tavern" atmosphere - and it really is quite nice and...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2008

Our family of four had a great lunch at 2nd Street. The kids menu was complete and healthy and the adult menu was delicious. Warm and accomodating staff. The homemade cookies were the best!

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Reviewed April 5, 2008

Food here is of good quality, and the restaurant ambience is nice. But don't come looking for any draft beers other than ones owned by Budweiser. Yuck! Their on-line menu constitutes false advertising in this regard since it lists in its draft beer offerings Guiness,...More

Thank leifneve
Reviewed March 25, 2008

We ate at this restaurant on Saturday, and liked it so well we went back on Sunday evening too! We arrived about 5:30 on a Saturday evening and got seated immediately. Our server was Kristen (she was the best!). We ordered the cast iron cornbread...More

2  Thank tinybear
Reviewed March 19, 2008

Sorry, but Second Street Williamsburg did not live up to its high rating on Tripadvisor, in my opinion. Our party of four arrived 7:45pm on a Tues. night, and was told by the teen maitre'd that the wait would be 5 minutes; it turned out...More

Thank Saminats
Reviewed February 21, 2008

Friends took us here for dinner on a recent visit from NYC. The service is very good - our waiter was knowledgeable about both the menu and the wine list and he was willing to accomodate minor menu change requests without any fuss. The food...More

2  Thank dedawwgg
Reviewed February 21, 2008

My fiance and I ate at Second Street, our waitress was fantastic, sweet, smart and very friendly. I ordered the almond/herb crusted chicken and my fiance ordered the pan seared scallops. The chicken was good, but the scallops were outstanding-perfectly cooked-seared and carmelized on the...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2008

Used to leve this place before it changed the menu, but it's still very good

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Reviewed January 16, 2008

I found this restaurant on TripAdvisor and the reviews were all good...I am adding mine to the mix as well. Wanted a special place to take my wife and mother-in-law while in town doing the tourist thing and this restaurant was listed as a 'local...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2007

Didn't much care for second streeet before, like it less now

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Response from 25wallace79 | Reviewed this property |
I dress neatly when I go out but we saw college aged kids in sleeveless shirts and shorts.
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