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La Nicoise Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Menu

LES SOUPES​
7.00
Soupe a L’Oignon
Classic​ French onion soup.
7.00
Soupe Du Jour
Ask your server for today’s special.
LES SALADES​
10.00
La Salade Niçoise
New potatoes, tomato, cucumber, green beans, hard-boiled egg, niçoise olives, chopped tuna, anchovy fillets on a bed of bib lettuce, served with our house vinaigrette dressing.
7.00
La Salade Maison
Fresh hand mixed greens served with tomato, cucumber, shaved carrot and red cabbage. House dressing.
9.00
La Salade Mediterranean
Tomato, cucumber, red onions, feta cheese, kalamata olives, pepperoncini, fresh mint on a bed of whole leaf romaine drizzled in dijon vinaigrette.
8.00
La Salade Caesar
Crisp chopped romaine tossed in our house caesar dressing, seasoned croutons, anchovies and grated parmesan.
APPETIZERS​
9.00
Champignons Sauvages Sautes
Sauteed mushrooms fresh parmesan and finished with a drizzle of balsamic reduction.
9.00
Pate Campagne
Country style pate served with whole grain mustard, cornichon, and toasted baquette.
12.00
Moules Marinieres
Fresh mussels steamed in white wine, parsley, garlic and shallots finished with a touch of butter.
11.00
Les Crevettes Et Merguez Sautees
Pan seared north African spicy sausage and shrimp sautéed and drizzled with cilantro pesto.
10.00
Les Escargots Bourguignons
Escargot stuffed in a roasted button mushroom sautéed in butter, parsley butter.
Consuming raw or undercooked meats and fish may cause illness.
LES VIANDES​
19.00
Poulet Chasseur
Baked chicken breast, mashed potatoes and grilled vegetable with a red wine/mushroom jus
17.00
Calf's Liver
Sautéed calf’s liver in a port wine sauce with bacon and pearl onions.
22.00
Jaret D’Agneau Braise
Braised lamb shank served with country style white beans.
25.00
Le Steak Frites
Grilled 12oz. Sirloin cooked to your specifications with herbed butter and seasoned fries.
28.00
Filet Mignon
9oz. Choice cut beef tenderloin grilled and served with mashed potatoes and veggy.
18.50
Portabella Wellington
Portabella mushroom, goat cheese and bell pepper wrapped in a crisp puff pastry served with green beans and fire roasted red coulis and fresh basil.
24.00
Grilled Duck Breast
Whole duck breast grilled and served with roasted corn, red and green bell pepper, and crispy polenta.
LES POISSONS ET NOS PATES​
19.50
Linguini a La Mediterranean
Clams and mussels steamed in white wine, garlic, parsley served over linguine.
17.50
Penne a La Primavera
Sautéed tomato, eggplant, red bell pepper, zucchini with a garlic, thyme and sundried tomato alfredo sauce served over a bed of penne pasta.
22.00
Linguini Au Boeuf
Tender​ beef tips with sautéed mushrooms and red onions over linguini pasta then topped with a whole grain mustard-cream.
19.50
Saumon a La Richard
Pan seared salmon topped with a creamy spinach sauce, accompanied by polenta and tomato provencale.
23.00
Crab Stuffed Trout
Pan sautéed with capers and lemon juice.
A 20% gratuity will be added for parties of 6 or more.
KIDS FOOD​
6.00
Pasta and Red Sauce
6.00
Chicken Tenders with Fries
6.00
Grilled Cheese with Fries
SIDES​
4.50
Ratatouille
4.50
Garlic Green Beans
4.50
Mashed Potatoes
4.50
Sautéed Mushrooms
4.50
Tomato Provencale
DESSERTS​
7.00
A la mode +1.50
Fresh Apple Tarte
Warm personal sized homemade apple tarte served "as is" or "a la mode" ($1.50)
7.00
Cheesecake Du Jour
Ask your server for today’s cheesecake selection
7.00
Cream Brulee Du Jour
7.00
Homemade Chocolate Mousse
7.00
Warm Blackberries Napoleon
7.00
Cream Caramel
7.00
Warm Rum Bread Pudding (When Available)
7.00
Decadent Chocolate Cake
7.00
Peach Melba
About
We accept VISA ,MASTERCARD and DISCOVER . WE HAVE TAKEOUT ,H.CHAIR .WINE AND BEER ONLY .STREET PARKING
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of our regular “go to” spots with a new found appreciation for Chef Frederick’s onion soup! My wife and I recently spent several weeks in both Paris & Normandy and several times we ordered onion soup and we both agreed they were not as...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank chneff
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch on the way to Capon Springs from home. My wife had the onion soup, which she liked very much. I had the soup of the day which was really yummy, followed by the calf's liver that was just delightful. Cooked perfectly;...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank LoafJugThouTree
Reviewed May 21, 2019

Frederic welcomed us to his French Bistro on a quiet Tuesday night. Charming atmosphere, varied menu choices, good wine selection. Casual, white table-cloth type of place. My Average rating is for the food and value. Side note to Frederic, sir, you need to stop telling...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank xinnkeeper
lanicoisecafe, Owner at La Nicoise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2019

it has nothing to do with independent businesses, this is a restaurant life . I have been in this trade for 45 years and I will not change it for anything else. Perhaps you didn t heard me the right way . I was just...More

Reviewed May 12, 2019

Tried La Nicoise for the first time. Salad and main course were pretty ordinary, but the chocolate mousse was excellent! Intense chocolate flavor, nice raspberry sauce, and a little mint leaf to add the third dimension. Excellent!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank cantelope7
lanicoisecafe, Owner at La Nicoise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

I cannot improve if you don t say what you had

Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Went for lunch here with the family and it was a little piece of France in the SV. Escargot quiche salad all well prepared and served very well. I will be back soon for more!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ken-Lynnette R
lanicoisecafe, Owner at La Nicoise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

thank you very much ,for sticking with Small Businesses. we try hard to stay alive.

Reviewed May 7, 2019

We have been to this cafe twice: once for dinner and once for lunch. The meals were really good, and the location is great - just a block off the old town area of Winchester. It's about 10 minutes from the interstate and well worth...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Richard W
Reviewed March 24, 2019

Extensive menu, excellent wines, tasty food, fast service. We had salad, escargot, lamb chops, seafood crepe, and cheese cake.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Nash M
lanicoisecafe, Owner at La Nicoise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2019

thank you for taking the time to write a review. frederic boukaia

Reviewed February 14, 2019

I've eaten here several times and the food is always good, the prices reasonable and the service excellent. The only fly in the ointment is the owner and chef, Frederic. I realize there are some diners who enjoy conversation with the proprietor but Frederic comes...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

Another outstanding evening spent at La Nicoise! It was the perfect place to celebrate our mother’s birthday. Food & service was excellent as always. A very, very enjoyable evening was had by all. Thank you Chef Frederick!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chneff
lanicoisecafe, Owner at La Nicoise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

thank you for your kind words!

Reviewed January 28, 2019

We eat at this place a lot as the food is fantastic and never disappoints. Service can be slow during busy times so plan accordingly but the end result is worth the wait.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TravelHamOperator
lanicoisecafe, Owner at La Nicoise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

very difficult to found employees now and day ( only one waitress ), but thank you for your patience.

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Lawrence V
March 15, 2019|
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Response from DanceMoose | Reviewed this property |
I would say it is a good idea but we have been there and had no reservation and were seated.
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Rosemary L
February 21, 2018|
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Response from Rglynch |
The omelettes are gluten free.
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Caroline S
September 28, 2017|
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