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Barker's Bar & Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS
$14.0
Santa Fe Beef Tips
Ancho-chile spiced beef tips sautéed with fresh pico de gallo, finished with chipotle mayo & sour cream
$10.0
WI White Cheddar Cheese Curds
Fresh from Ellsworth, WI & fried to perfection – served with ranch & Louisiana hot sauce
$11.0
Chicken Tenderloin Strips
Lightly breaded tenderloin strips – served with your choice of dipping sauce
$6.0
Chips & Housemade Pico de Gallo
$8.0
Chips & Spiced Green Chile Queso
$12.0
Chips & Pico de Gallo & Spiced Green Chile Queso
BARKER'S WINGS
All wings served with celery & your choice of blue cheese or ranch dressing
$14.0
Spicy Chicken Wings
Choose your spice level from 1-10
$14.0
Kung POW! Wings
House-made Kung Pao sauce with sesame seeds & fresh lime
$14.0
Cajun Dry Rub Wings
House-made Cajun blend & sweet butter
$14.0
Garlic Creole Wings
A.K.A. Beer Wings! Sweet butter, fresh garlic & Creole spices
$14.0
Smokehouse BBQ Wings
Barker's zesty BBQ sauce
$14.0
Thin Lizzy
Twin charbroiled, boneless, skinless chicken breasts sautéed as your choice of the above
CHICKEN
Served with kettle chips & pickles. +$1.50 to sub Barker fries; +$3 to sub a side house salad
$13.0
El Diablo Chicken
Cayenne seasoned & topped with sautéed jalapeño peppers, crisp bacon, hot pepper cheese & chipotle mayo – served on a sweet bun with lettuce, tomato & red onion
$13.0
Greek Chicken
Mediterranean seasoned & topped with feta, Kalamata olives, red onions, lettuce, Roma tomatoes, marinated cucumbers & pepperoncini – served on a sweet bun
$11.0
Barker's Chicken Sandwich
House marinated chicken breast served "naked" or Louisiana-basted – served on a sweet bun with lettuce, tomato & red onion
$13.0
Southwestern Chicken
Basted with Louisiana hot sauce & topped with fresh pico de gallo & melted cheddar cheese – served on toasted sourdough with lettuce, tomato & red onion
$13.0
Barker's Barbecue Chicken
Smokehouse BBQ sauce, smoky cheddar cheese & crisp bacon – served on a sweet bun with lettuce, tomato & red onion
BARKWICHES
Served with kettle chips & pickles. +$1.50 to sub Barker fries; +$3 to sub a side house salad
$12.0
BBQ Pulled Pork
Slow-roasted, hand-pulled pork shoulder sautéed in our smokehouse BBQ, topped with Barker's slaw – served on a toasted pretzel bun
$12.0
Pastrami Reuben
Lean, sliced pastrami, sauerkraut & Swiss cheese – served on grilled rye with a side of Thousand Island dressing
$11.0
Barker's Grilled Cheese
Swiss & smoky cheddar cheeses, crisp bacon, vine-ripened tomato slices – served on grilled sourdough
$13.0
Barker's Philly
Beef tips or chicken breast sautéed with red onion, sweet bell peppers, mushrooms, topped with Monterey Jack cheese – served on a grilled hoagie
$15.0
Dan's Yellow Fin Tuna Melt
6oz center cut ahi tuna steak topped with sharp cheddar & Monterey Jack cheeses & caramelized onions – served on grilled sourdough. Tuscan Tuna Melt with oven roasted tomatoes & a sun-dried tomato vinaigrette
$15.0
Beer Battered Cod
Beer battered fried to crisp perfection - served on a hoagie with lettuce, tomato, onion & cilantro lime tartar
$11.0
BLT
Crispy bacon, lettuce & tomato with roasted garlic aioli - served on toasted whole grain wheat
$12.0
The Great White Hope
House-roasted turkey Reuben – served on grilled sourdough with your choice of pico de gallo or side of Thousand Island dressing
$13.0
Club House #1
House-roasted turkey breast, Swiss, crispy bacon, lettuce, tomato, red onion & roasted garlic aioli – served on toasted whole grain wheat
$13.0
Club House #2
Give thanks with a dollop of our house cranberry mostarda instead of aioli
BURGERS
6oz local Black Angus Beef (upper Midwest) served with kettle chips & pickles. +$1.50 to sub Barker fries; +$3 to sub a side house salad; +$1 to sub a Husnik Meat Co. turkey burger; +$3 to sub the Impossible Burger (veggie burger); +$4 to sub a Silver Bison Ranch bison burger; +$4 to sub Premium USDA 8oz burger blend of brisket, chuck & short rib
$13.0
Bullseye Burger
Topped with smokehouse BBQ sauce, smoky cheddar cheese & crisp bacon, lettuce, tomato & red onion
$13.0
Tyson Burger
Black & blue. Blackened seasonings topped with crumbled Amish blue cheese & melted Monterey Jack, lettuce, tomato & red onion
$10.0
California Burger
A true classic – lettuce, tomato & red onion
$14.0
Silver Bison Burger
Locally raised (Baldwin, WI) bison burger topped with smokehouse BBQ sauce, lettuce, tomato & red onion
$13.0
Mushroom Cheese Burger
Sweet sautéed mushrooms with your choice of cheese served with lettuce, tomato & red onion
$17.0
Broadway Burger
Barker's 8oz premium burger is a blend of locally-raised whole muscle cuts of brisket, chuck & short rib topped with Prairie Breeze white cheddar cheese, charred red onion jam & local Weed's Greens micro greens
$12.0
Turkey Burger
Husnik Meat Company's all-white meat ground turkey burger topped with cranberry mostarda, Monterey Jack cheese, lettuce, tomato & red onion
$12.0
Impossible Burger
"The burger formerly known as plants." All plant-based burger, cooked on the flattop griddle, topped with marinated tomatoes, smoked cheddar cheese, lettuce, red onions, micro greens
$12.0
Casino el Camino Burger
Basted with Louisiana hot sauce & cayenne pepper, topped with crumbled Amish blue cheese, caramelized onions, chopped celery, lettuce & tomato
$12.0
The Guido Burger
Topped with zesty giardiniera, Monterey Jack cheese, & garlic aioli, lettuce, tomato & red onion
HOUSE SPECIALTIES & SIGNATURE CUTS
Served with Barker's fries & choice of maple & walnut glazed carrots or roasted bacon & blue cheese Brussels sprouts (except for Mac & Cheese or Fish & Chips) +$3 to add a small house salad
$14.0
Dos Pollos Locos
Twin 6oz chile-lime spiced chicken breasts topped with sautéed bell peppers, onions & pico de gallo – finished with spiced green chile queso
Half $8.0
Full $14.0
Spiced Green Chile-Bacon Mac & Cheese
Smoked green chiles, hickory bacon & cavatappi pasta tossed with house made queso
$17.0
Beef Tenderloin Tips
Sautéed with mushroom, red onions, sweet vermouth, butter & ancho chili spices – finished with crumbled Amish blue cheese
$19.0
Barker's CAB Sirloin
8oz CAB sirloin, char-grilled to your liking, topped with roasted mushrooms & brandy-peppercorn cream sauce
$15.0
Fish & Chips
Beer battered cod fried crisp to perfection – served with cilantro-lime tartar, Barker's fries & house cole slaw
SALADS
Served with fresh baked baguette. +$2 to add marinated, seasoned chicken breast; +$4 to add seasoned CAB sirloin
$11.0
Wedge Salad
Iceberg lettuce wedge, tomato, red onion, Amish blue cheese, sun-dried tomato vinaigrette
Half $7.0
Full $11.0
Chop Salad
Romaine lettuce & spring greens with cucumber, celery, roasted red pepper, toasted walnuts, Amish blue cheese, crisp bacon & your choice of dressing
$12.0
Grilled Heart of Romaine
Lightly marinated grilled heart of romaine with crisp bacon, Amish blue cheese, oven roasted tomato & sun-dried tomato vinaigrette
Half $6.0
Full $10.0
Barker's Green Salad
Crisp greens, tomato, mushroom, bell pepper, green onion, marinated cucumber, micro greens & your choice of dressing
Half $7.0
Full $11.0
Mediterranean Salad
Romaine lettuce & salad greens with Kalamata olive, marinated Roma tomato, marinated cucumber, red onion, pepperoncini, feta cheese & Greek vinaigrette
SIDES
Bowl of Soup / Large Pasta $6.0
Cup of Soup / Small Pasta $4.0
Soup or Pasta Salad of the Day
Soup served October-April. Cold pasta salad served April-October. House made & prepared fresh daily
$4.0
Barker Fries
Hand-cut, skin-on, fried & seasoned to perfection
$3.0
Giardiniera
Zesty pickled vegetables
$4.0
Brussels Sprouts
Bacon & blue cheese
$3.0
Roasted Carrots
Maple & walnut glazed
$4.0
Barker's Cole Slaw
Red & green cabbage, carrots, green onion, creamy dressing
CHEESES
+$1
Sharp Cheddar
Smoky Cheddar
Swiss
Monterey Jack
Hot Pepper
White American
Crumbled Amish Blue Cheese
Crumbled Feta
Prairie Breeze White Cheddar
SALAD DRESSINGS & DIPPING SAUCES
+$0.50
French
Buttermilk Ranch
Blue Cheese
Thousand Island
Caesar
Sun-Dried Tomato Vinaigrette
Greek Vinaigrette
Mango Vinaigrette
Honey Dijon
Pico de Gallo
PRICE RANGE
$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Level 7 or 8 will give you just enough heat to make you feel alive! The waitstaff are wonderful and the food is good. Getting a seat can take some time if it is busy or if there is a football game on. But waiting...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank BPuttkammer21
Susie H, General Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for the great review! We can't wait to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here for a mid-day lunch on a Monday. We had been working outside all morning and were hungry. This was really a combo lunch and dinner so I got a Sapphire Gin & Tonic ($5.50) and my husband got a Hopsolution (beer) ($7)....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank CaptTrouble
Susie H, General Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear CaptTrouble, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with thoughtful and detailed feedback, we appreciate it. We sincerely apologize for your food quality issues. Our culinary staffed is well-trained on temping all of our proteins, I apologize that yours were overcooked. I...More

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Looking for a good meal all the time? This is the place. I love their grilled cheese served with their seasoned fries!!😍

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Keri G
BreeSchieck, Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Keri G, thank you for taking the time to write a review, the grilled cheese is amazing! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed January 7, 2019

We really didn't get a chance to eat here. Just had drinks and conversations. I would for sure come back as their menu looked amazing and the plates of food that went by looked delicious. The staff was great and very polite.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chickyfishing
BreeSchieck, Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

chickyfishing, Thank you for stopping in for a drink, and for writing a review. We hope to see you again to try some of the food!

Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

We visited Barker's Bar and Grill in Hudson, Wisconsin. Only a 15 minute wait for a table at 7:00 on a Friday night. Food was good and fast service. We recommend visiting this place for a good meal.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lumpster
BreeSchieck, Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Lumpster, Thank you for your service and for taking the time to write a review, we greatly appreciate both!

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Barkers never disappoints!!Excellebt food and servers!Burgers are best you will find!Afmosphere is inviting and cozy as long as you are not right by front door!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mortimerlori
Bree S, Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2018

mortimerlori, Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. We greatly appreciate your business and love celebrating with you!

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

Met friends for lunch on Friday. We were seated quickly & waited for our friends. I’d decided what I was going to order until our server mentioned the cod special. I’m so glad I had it, it was so good. 3 of us ordered it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mumzie9196
Bree S, Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2018

Mumzie9196, We are so happy to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with us. Thank you for your review, we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Had the meatloaf special and that was good. Nice service and we didn’t feel rushed despite it starting to fill up with people. We’d eat there again. Decent Brussel sprouts.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Smiledoctorsmile
Susie H, General Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to provide your feedback on your experience at Barker's Bar & Grill. We hope that you visit us again!

Reviewed November 13, 2018

Dined here for lunch and had great service and wonderful food! The atmosphere is cozy and feels like you're dining at home with friends. Our group had craft beer--they have a great selection on tap!--the turkey reuben sandwich, barbecue and one of the burgers on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Grannie24
Susie H, General Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Grannie24, Thanks so much for taking the time to give us a great review! We appreciate it and look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed October 17, 2018

Ordered take out. Bacon Mac & Cheese and Fries. Enjoyed the food but slightly overpriced for the quality and quantity.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank josephrM4532BQ
Susie H, General Manager at Barker's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, it is appreciated.

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