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Maverick - CLOSED


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$31 - $40
American, Seafood

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To-go only
Mon & wed, maverick’s fried chicken bucket for 2
House-pickle hush puppy, cabbage & collard green slaw, malt vinegar, allepo pepper vinaigrette 25.00
Available from 5:30pm-7:30pm please call ahead orders.
Gruyere Gougeres
French onion dip
Cured Spanish Anchovies
Persian cucumbers, yuzu kosho, corn & lime pudding, cornflake tuile
“Chips & Dip”
Chicharones, sumac, sesame, crimini ketchup
Maverick Salad
Zante champagne grapes, tarragon, almonds, banyuls vinaigrette
Brokaw Avocado, Beet & Brassicas Salad
Crushed chickpea, malted pilsner barley, grapefruit, pickled mustard seeds, allepo pepper
Scallop, Blue Prawn, and Calamari
Squid ink crostini, sea beans, abalone mushrooms, tomato water, liquid olive
Beef Tenderloin Tartare
Charred eggplant, miso, gypsy pepper pearls, Meyer lemon, blackberry-lime & beet vinaigrette
Heirloom Tomato Salad
Arugula panna cotta, padron peppers, puffed quinoa, pickled Fresno chili, elderflower-basil vinaigrette, parmesan
Burrata & Veal Sweetbread Saltimbocca
Crispy sun choke, friar Elli pepper, pickled carrots, braised shallot
Cheddar, Corn & Pepper Bread Pudding
Heirloom tomato bisque, eggplant stuffed squash blossom, basil, cucumber & olive relish
Napa Valley Lamb
Pinenut & verjus “risotto”, figs, yogurt, preserved Meyer lemons, lamb’s quarters, chocolate
Maverick Fried Chicken
House-pickle hush puppy, cabbage & collard green slaw, malt vinegar, allepo pepper vinaigrette
Pork Short Rib, Crispy Belly & Cotechino
Corn spaetzle, huitlacoche, sesame compressed watermelon, padron peppers, charred scallions
California Black Cod
Crispy bacalao,‏ green peppercorn crusted summer squash, red orach, squash “bisque,” cilantro coulis
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Reviewed July 16, 2013

We ate at Maverick on a Sunday night after a lot of good restaurants. The restaurant is in an area that appears to be in transition and seems very interesting. This place is worth going off the beaten path. The menu was small but very...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank TheVancouverites
Reviewed May 7, 2013

This is a wonderful cozy restaurant that serves fresh, inventive, seasonal American food. Mike, the owner, is extremely knowledgeable when you need help ordering wine. The food is delicious. Go there! Oh, and the brunch is great too!

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank momsan
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Maverick garnered good reviews on TA so we went. Yes their speciality is simple fried chicken but it's blooming good, succulent and tasty, the veg adding a bit of spice, Colonel Sanders eat your heart out. The starters and other entree we had were superb,with...More

Date of visit: April 2013
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Reviewed March 31, 2013

With so many great restaurants to choose from, Maverick often gets overlooked relative to some restaurants that build a lot of hype. I had a meal here recently with friends and we found each and every dish excellent with some real standouts. The cured duck...More

Date of visit: March 2013
Thank Oaklandish3
Reviewed January 22, 2013

We really enjoyed this restaurant, especially the unique ingredients in our meal. I don't usually write our food choices in reviews, but it speaks to the originality of this kitchen; Gruyere Gougeres, Hay Smoked Beet Soup & Baby Beet Salad (truffled goat cheese, jicama, fennel,...More

Date of visit: January 2013
Thank 5heartfamily
Reviewed October 28, 2012

This little spot in the thick of the Mission has amazing food, delightful staff and great atmosphere. I met friends there for a weekend brunch. We were delighted with our food - I had the fried chicken sandwich and honestly, don't remember what everyone else...More

Date of visit: October 2012
Thank KJClifton
Reviewed September 16, 2012

We walked past this restaurant every day from where we were staying to the BART station that got us into town – and every day, we would say to ourselves: “we must eat there before we leave”. It actually wasn’t until the night before we...More

Date of visit: October 2011
Thank gourmanda_me_oz
Reviewed September 8, 2012

We had a great meal at Maverick. We had a party of 6, and when we arrived our table wasn't ready so they promised us a free bottle of wine. We went and had a drink elsewhere and then returned -- they were very apologetic...More

Date of visit: September 2012
Thank Jessica G
Reviewed September 3, 2012

LOVE THIS PLACE!! We've been here a few times now and absolutely enjoy it every time. The food is great, the service is great, and the Milk and Cookies are TO DIE FOR!!! This past visit, I enjoyed the Lobster Bread Pudding (delish!) and my...More

Date of visit: September 2012
Thank tj6604
Reviewed August 28, 2012

Just great! The food was amazing with very inventive recipes and savory dishes, the service very good. The selection of wine was broad and well done with excellent californian wines ( try pinot noir cru 2009) It is located in mission, a good spot to...More

Date of visit: August 2012
Thank Crou21
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