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The Barrel Room-Vintage Wine Bar & Bistro

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8:00 PM
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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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SALADS‎
Half 4.00
Full 7.00
Mixed Green
Mixed field greens, red onion, parmesan cheese, croutons, diced tomatoes, & sliced cucumber wine pairing suggestion ask your server apple, pecan, & bleu
Half 6.00
Full 11.00
Cheese Salad
Fresh lettuce & field greens tossed w/ our balsamic vinaigrette & sliced green apples, lightly candied pecans, & bleu cheese crumbles wine pairing suggestion: chardonnay
Half 7.00
Full 12.00
California Cobb
Mixed greens, diced roasted turkey, hot house tomatoes, crumbled gorgonzola cheese, smoked bacon bits, topped w/ locally grown avocado wine pairing suggestion: pinot gris
Half 5.00
Full 9.00
Caesar Von Caesar
Crisp‎ romaine lettuce, diced roma tomatoes, croutons & shaved parmigiano-reggiano wine pairing suggestion: sauvignon blanc
Half 7.00
Full 12.00
Seared Ahi Salad
Seared ahi tuna on baby arugula, tossed w/ spicy caramel peanut sauce, sliced almonds & extra virgin olive oil wine pairing suggestion: white blend
Half 6.00
Full 11.00
La Jolla Salad
Mixed field greens tossed w/ seasonal berries, shaved parmesan & a raspberry vinaigrette dressing wine pairing suggestion: pinot grigio
SOUPS‎
All soups served w/ garlic cheese crostinis
Cup 5.00
Bowl 7.00
Split Pea Soup
All soups served w/ garlic cheese crostinis cured bacon, diced tomatoes, sweet yellow onions slowly cooked in a savory chicken broth.
Cup 6.00
Bowl 8.00
Longhorn Chili
Slowly simmered black angus ground beef, red kidney beans, diced carrots, golden sweet onions in a texas chili sauce topped w/ diced red onions, melted cheddar cheese & served w/ a warm piece of homemade cornbread
Cup 4.00
Bowl 6.00
French Onion Soup
A harmonious blend of Vidalia onion soup served“au gratin”style topped w/ baguette, melted swiss, & shredded parmesan
Cup 5.00
Bowl 7.00
Butternut Squash
Rich butternut squash simmered w/ butter, fresh nutmeg, minced sweet onion, sweet cream, brown sugar & a touch of honey
STARTERS‎
9.00
Bruschetta Caprese
Foccacia bread toasted & topped w/ basil, garlic, diced red tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, & drizzled w/ olive oil wine pairing suggestion: pinot grigio
11.00
Duck Quesadilla
Shredded grilled duck breast & mozzarella quesadilla w/ hoisin sauce & herbs de provenance wine pairing suggestion: merlot
11.00
Lamb Chops
Tender new zealand lamb chops dry rubbed w/ your choice of cajun or cinnamon-chipotleespresso spicy wine pairing suggestion: shiraz
7.00
Fried Ravioli
Breaded & fried italian cheese blend ravioli topped w/ a creamy leek sauce & served w/ zesty marinara wine pairing suggestion: sangiovese
5.00
With garlic 4.00
Garlic Fries
Garlic‎ tossed french fries (w/o garlic $4) wine pairing suggestion: brut champagne
16.00
Bacon Wrapped Sea Scallops
Four large sea scallops wrapped in applewood smoked bacon, served w/ our veggie medley & honey lime sauce wine pairing suggestion: sparkling wine
9.00
Spinach & Artichoke Rangoons
Crispy won-tons filled w/ creamy spinach & fresh artichokes, served w/ a side of zesty marinara sauce wine pairing suggestion: pinot noir
10.00
Sweet & Salty
Bacon wrapped majool date lollipops wine pairing suggestion: blanc de noir
14.00
Coconut Shrimp
Jumbo prawns coated in shredded coconut & fried to a golden brown. Served w/ a sweet mango dipping sauce wine pairing suggestion: sauvignon blanc
12.00
Mama’s Brie
Warm, gooey brie, topped w/ raspberry preserves & lightly candied pecans, wrapped in a flakey puff pastry & baked to a golden brown.wine pairing suggestion: pinot gris
CHEESE PLATE‎
Choose your favorites & ask your server for a wine pairing selection
All of our wine is available for take home purchase there will be a $2 split charge for any split item an 18% gratuity will be added to parties of 8 or more
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Aged Brie
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Cheddar
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Crumbled Bleu
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Dill Havarti
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Gorgonzola
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Swiss
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Havarti
Three 3oz. Servings 9.00
Five 3oz. Servings 11.00
Manchego
PANINIS AND SANDWICHES‎
All paninis are grilled ciabatta bread sandwiches & served
12.00
Honey BBQ Bacon Chicken
Honey‎ marinated chicken breast topped w/ applewood smoked bacon, chipotle cheddar cheese, crispy fried onions & bbq sauce on focaccia bread wine pairing suggestion: zinfandel
10.00
Caprese Panini
Sliced fresh mozzarella, beefsteak tomatoes, & fresh basil w/ vinaigrette & olive oil wine pairing suggestion: pinot gris
9.00
Turkey Panini
Lean turkey, smoked mozzarella, beefsteak tomatoes, crumbled blue cheese & sliced pepperoncini wine pairing suggestion: pinot noir
12.00
Surf’s Up Sandwich
Seared ahi on a butter croissant w/ mixed greens, avocado & spicy wasabi cream sauce wine pairing suggestion: chardonnay
10.00
Zesty Chicken Panini
Grilled chicken breast, sun dried tomatoes, artichoke hearts, pepper jack cheese & pesto sauce wine pairing suggestion: zinfandel
11.00
Salmon Panini
Grilled atlantic salmon, aged brie, capers & red onion wine pairing suggestion: chardonnay
14.00
Asiago Steak Sandwich
Thinly sliced skirt steak w/ roasted red peppers, sliced avocados, caramelized onions provolone cheese & chipotle aioli on toasted asiago cheese bread. Wine pairing suggestion: malbec
10.00
Zucchini Panini
Grilled zucchini & roasted beefsteak tomatoes on ciabatta wheat w/ cucumbers, roasted red bell peppers, sprouts, field greens & provolone cheese wine pairing suggestion: chardonnay
BUILD YOUR OWN PANINI‎
12.00
Meat
choice of two of the Following:
12.00
Cheese
Choice of Two of the Following:
12.00
Toppings
Choice of Two of the Following:
12.00
Sauce
Choose‎ one of the following, served on the side:
12.00
Bread
Choose‎ One of the Following:
ADDITIONAL SIDES‎
Small portions to complement any dish
4.00
Mixed Veggies
Grilled‎ seasonal vegetables
4.00
Baked Potato
Available w/ butter, cheese, chives, & sour Cream upon request
5.00
Fresh Fruit
Fresh seasonal fruit medley
4.00
Rice Pilaf
Mix‎ of wild rice & white rice, cooked w/ white wine & butter
3.00
Garlic fries +1.00
French Fries
4.00
Garlic Smashed Potatoes
Russet potatoes, blended w/ fresh garlic
All of our wine is available for take home purchase there will be a $2 split charge for any split item an 18% gratuity will be added to parties of 8 or more
PASTA‎
11.00
Capellini Pomodoro
Pasta w/ fresh roma tomatoes, garlic, basil, kalamata olives, olive oil & shaved parmesan wine pairing suggestion: white blend
14.00
Diablo Chicken Risotto
Spicy chicken breast marinated in a zesty tomato reduction set atop saffron-infused risotto w/ sundried tomatoes wine pairing suggestion: pinot noir
16.00
The Drunken Lobster
Egg‎ raviolis stuffed w/ chunks of maine lobster, sautéed leeks, ricotta, & mozzarella cheese topped w/ a creamy vodka sauce wine pairing suggestion chardonnay
13.00
Garlic Cream Fettuccini
Fettuccini‎ in a roasted garlic cream sauce w/ shredded parmesan & roasted tomatoes wine pairing suggestion: pinot grigio
14.00
Penne Porticello
Spicy andouille sausage w/ capers, kalamata olives, garlic, hot crushed red pepper, roma tomatoes, & shredded parmesan in a marinara sauce wine pairing suggestion riesling
15.00
Beef & Veal Tortelloni
Jumbo tortelloni stuffed w/ beef & veal, savory herbs & imported grana padano cheese, served w/ sautéed mushrooms in a peppery, whisky cream reduction sauce wine pairing suggestion: pinot noir
MAIN STREET‎
Most dishes served w/ garlic smashed potatoes & fresh grilled vegetables
24.00
Bordeaux Short Ribs
A hearty serving of short ribs marinated in red wine & slowly cooked in a thick & savory button mushroom sauce wine pairing suggestion: cabernet
22.00
Osso Buco Milanese
Pork shank seared & slowly roasted in red wine & vegetable broth topped w/ a port sauce, served over a bed of imported fettuccini sautéed in butter wine pairing suggestion: pinot noir
18.00
Coq au Vin
The classic french dish, cabernet sauvignon marinated, slowly roasted chicken, served w/ a cabernet-mushroom sauce wine pairing suggestion: syrah
15.00
Jambalaya
Savory shrimp, tender chicken breast, spicy andouille sausage, red & green peppers, & onions mixed in a creole sauce, all served over a bed of rice wine pairing suggestion: riesling
24.00
Bacon Wrapped Filet
8oz.‎ Filet mignon wrapped in applewood smoked bacon, served over whiskey-peppercorn sauce wine pairing suggestion: cabernet
22.00
Lamb Chop Meal
Tender new zealand lamb chops dry rubbed w/ your choice of cajun or cinnamon chipotle espresso spicy wine pairing suggestion: shiraz
18.00
Mango Tango
Fresh‎ idaho trout rubbed w/ cajun spices, pan seared & topped w/ a sweet & spicy mango salsa wine pairing suggestion: white blend
20.00
Potato Crusted Sea Bass
Sea bass crusted w/ golden potatoes & topped w/ an old fashion burre blanc sauce wine pairing suggestion: riesling
18.00
Sugar Spiced Salmon
Tender atlantic salmon fillet sweetened to perfection & topped w/ a saffron aioli wine pairing suggestion: sauvignon blanc
BEVERAGES‎
3.00
Soda
Coke,‎ diet coke, minute maid lemonade, sprite, root beer, mr. Pibb
3.00
Iced Tea
We serve café moto Iced teas, fresh brewed daily & available w/ a variety of flavored syrups
4.00
Voss Water
375mL still & sparkling
6.00
Voss Water
800ml still & sparkling
3.00
Tea
We serve harney & sons fine hot teas available in a variety of flavors
3.00
Coffee
We proudly brew café moto coffee in a french press for the finest coffee experience
All of our wine is available for take home purchasethere will be a $2 split charge for any split item an 18% gratuity will be added to parties of 8 or more
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are locals to this restaurant, but life got busy and we haven't been in a while. We were so delighted with our dinner and wine by the glass selections this week. Wonderful service and our meals were excellent. We both enjoyed a nice glass...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank maggiephotonut
Reviewed March 20, 2019

We all enjoyed our meals and the appetizers we ordered. I had macaroni and cheese with a side of roasted brussels sprouts. The proportions were generous and I managed two more lunches from the leftovers! Two of our group had the raviolis and enjoyed them...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Teresanorris
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

I ordered Brussels sprouts with no bacon , among other things, and insisted on no bacon at the time of ordering and when I picked up the food. However, when we were having dinner at home at some point in time the Brussels sprouts tasted...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank H B
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Great selection of salads and panini sandwiches! Had a delicious apple/ feta/ candied pecans salad with a large savory piece of salmon. Tasty onion soup. Very attentive service.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank _go9ersdh
Reviewed December 7, 2018

The restaurant offers several seating options including a back patio, indoor tables and even large sofas. I did not have wine but this restaurant has many wines by the glass to choose from. I did order the caprese panini with a side salad. The salad...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jan W
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Had a dinner here with a medium size group. Sat on the outside patio which has plenty of heaters for a cool night. Our service was excellent and food portions were large. Each dish was very tasty and well presented. The Sea Bass over risotto...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EscoDave
Reviewed November 10, 2018

Service is attentive but not overwhelming. Fun place to have lunch with excellent salads - the lemony chicken breast on the caesar is a personal favorite. The melted cheese on the caprese panini was a little overwhelming, but still tasty.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank eranie957
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

I held my daughter's baby shower there. A nice private room, patio if you needed it. The food was great and they took very good care of us. Sara was delightful to work with, it made it a fun and easy way to have a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vicky g
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Everything about this place is over processed and superficial. The decor is pleasant, but looks like the design was from a low budget designer who used low budget materials. The food was sadly similar. Interesting menu items that are poorly made and more like an...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank iCriticSD
Reviewed September 28, 2018

The place was warm and inviting. Great selection of wines. Our dishes were tasty, but I was surprised/disappointed in the portion of scallops I got with my dinner...4! At $29 I would expect more than that.

Date of visit: September 2018
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