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Gertrude's

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Tue, 6/25
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Menu

BRUNCH FAVORITES
Our local farm-fresh eggs are from the free-range chickens of Springfield Farm in Sparks, Maryland
14
Eggs Benedict, The Original
Canadian bacon, poached eggs, toasted english muffin, hollandaise sauce, skillet home fries
23
Eggs Gertrude
Pan-seared Gertie's Crab Cake, griddled tomato, poached eggs, toasted english muffin, hollandaise, home fries
19
Blue Cat Eggs
Blue catfish cakes, Canadian bacon, toasted english muffin, whole-grain mustard hollandaise, home fries
19
Tilghman Island Eggs
Single-fry oysters, griddled tomato, poached eggs, toasted english muffin, hollandaise, home fries
20
Crabmeat Omelet
Lumps of crabmeat, sherried mushrooms, mornay sauce (gruyère cheese), fresh herbs, home fries
15
Garden Veggie Omelet
Fresh seasonal vegetables, herbs, ricotta cheese, home fries
12
Veggie-Fu Scramble
Organic tofu, zucchini, onion, broccoli, carrots, salsa fresca, home fries
16
Seafood Hash
Seafood potato hash (smoked salmon, flaked fish, capers, fresh herbs), poached eggs, hollandaise
20
Liberty Delight Farms Corned Beef & Eggs
House-cured corned beef brisket, poached eggs, whole grain mustard hollandaise, home fries
13
Country Breakfast Platter
Two country fresh eggs prepared anywhichway, choice of home fries or cheddar pearl hominy, and choice of Chicken Sausage, Virginia Ham, Scrapple or Smoked Bacon
SOUPS
Cup 6
Bowl 9
Miss Jean's Maryland Crab
Vegetables, lump crabmeat
Cup 7
Bowl 10
Cream of Crab
Lump crab, sherry
Cup 6
Bowl 8
Butternut Squash & Apple Bisque
SALADS
Small 8
Large 11
Autumn Salad
Baby arugula, roasted beets, herbed ricotta, toasted pecans, fig molasses vinaigrette
Small 8
Large 11
Caesar Salad
Romaine, aged Parmesan, herbed croutons, anchovies, our signature Caesar dressing
Small 9
Large 12
Spinach Salad
Spinach leaves, applewood smoked bacon, mushrooms, red onion, goat cheese tossed with a warm aged sherry wine vinaigrette
Small 11
Large 14
A Berry Good Salad
Local field greens, fresh berries, local goat cheese, toasted pistachios & raspberry vinaigrette
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Seafood Salad
Local field greens, poached gulf shrimp, lump crabmeat, and seared day-boat scallops, roasted lemon vinaigrette
14
Middle Eastern Platter
Hummus, Moroccan carrot salad, tabbouleh, stuffed grape leaves, Kalamata olives, feta cheese and pita bread
SALADS ADD ONS
Add any to a salad above:
6
Grilled Chicken
12
Single-Fry Oysters
10
Grilled Gulf Shrimp
11
Grilled Organic Salmon
9
Chicken Salad
7
Albacore Tuna Salad
10
Shrimp Salad
LUNCH FAVORITES
Cheeses: Cheddar | Swiss | Provolone | Pepper Jack | Goat | Blue | American. Bacon $1.50, Mushrooms $1.50, Grilled Onions $1.50, The Works $3.50
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Gertie's Crab Cake
Broiled "all-lump" Baltimore-style cake (by John's grandmother), basil-caper tartar sauce, housemade fries, apple-fennel slaw
26
Crab Cake Du Jour
Ask your server about today's special
14
Hutzler's Tea Room Club
Smoked turkey breast, smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato & mayo on toasted Pullman white bread, served with potato chips
16
½ Sandwich & Cup of Soup 17
Shrimp Salad Po' Boy
Steamed Old Bay-spiced shrimp with lettuce & tomato on a housemade roll, offered with potato chips
12
½ Sandwich & Cup of Soup 13
Mom-Mom's Tuna Salad
Albacore tuna served with lettuce & tomato on seven-grain bread, offered with potato chips
13
½ Sandwich & Cup of Soup 14
Highlandtown Chicken Salad
Chicken, toasted almonds, red grapes & tarragon on Kalamata olive bread, offered with lemon orzo pasta salad (with pine nuts)
12
½ Sandwich & Cup of Soup 13
Poppy's Powerhouse
Hummus, spinach, field greens, cucumber, tomato, red onion, carrots, spicy Pepper Jack cheese, seven-grain bread, fresh fruit
16
Springfield Farm's Beef Burger
Half pound 100% locally-raised beef, L&T, cheese, fries
14
Oscar's Turkey Burger
Fresh ground local turkey (red & green bell pepper, onion, garlic), L&T, cheese, fries
12
Yolanda's Chipotle Black Bean Burger
Vegan whole wheat bun, L&T, fries
BRUNCH SIDES
5
Skillet Home Fries
6
Housemade French Fries
2
Toasted English Muffin
2
Bagel
6
Cheddar Pearl Hominy
4
Rapa Scrapple
4
Chicken Sausage
4
Virginia Ham
4
Smoked Bacon
BRUNCH COCKTAILS
7
OJ Mimosa
8
Mango Mimosa
8
Peach Bellini
8
Blood Orange Mimosa
8
Bloody Mary
Tito's vodka, housemade BM mix
8
Jalapeno Popper
Jalapeno-infused Tito's vodka, housemade BM mix
9
Dirty Gertie
Lemon peel-infused Tito's vodka, DG mix, Old Bay shrimp
11
Saint Sangria
Pinot Noir, elderflower liqueur, Cava sparkling wine, juice chips
PRICE RANGE
$30 - $80
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfectly prepared soft shell crab made an ideal lunch to celebrate a special occasion! Be sure to save room for some delicious dessert!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family brunch was first rate - now I can say 'as usual'. 10 yrs old N had the waffles with strawberries and tons of whipped cream. Mom and granpa had the crab cakes - it's Baltimore after all - and said they were perfect:...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank tnypco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took my in laws here to try a bit of traditional Chesapeake cuisine. There we had really good crab cakes, and a delicious assortment of different seafood and fish dishes. Not to mention the Museum is a great setting for a fancy dinner!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Kaue C
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

First time I have been disappointed w a meal at Gertrudes. We sat on their lovely patio tented area for lunch, which we enjoyed very much. But, the food was less than stellar in most cases for the five of us. Two of us had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank patnd
Reviewed May 3, 2019

Gertrudes (not, as I thought at the time, named for Gertrude Stein!) is situated in the easternmost portion of the Baltimore Museum of Art building on Museum Drive. The setting is continental, with art on the walls, and many tables and benches for the bustling...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank br_tobias
Reviewed April 17, 2019

This restaurant is at the Baltimore Museum of Art. You can enjoy great food while you look out at the sculpture garden. We stopped in after brunch and before dinner when they had only a limited menu. We shared a Middle Eastern plate which included...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Ruth G
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Gertrude's is our go to spot. The food is excellent and the menu is varied. The atmosphere is cozy and the service is excellent.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Salle53
Reviewed March 24, 2019

While visiting the Baltimore Museum of Art, we decided to seek out Gertrude's for some lunch. Expecting more of a "cafeteria" setting as found in most museums, we were happily surprised to find a lovely restaurant with a menu of breakfast, lunch and dinner items...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Nprus
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Great farm to table food, almost lovingly prepared. The owners are the best. They deliver a quality product with excellent service. They have created a culture of excellence with the staff. I cannot day enough about this superb restaurant

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pressseller
Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

First time dining at Gertrude’s and it was nice upscale restaurant. The menu seemed limited but sufficient. We chose their special that was a pulled pork sandwich. It was tasty! We also tried and enjoyed the 3 Sisters soup and a small salad. Lunch was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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No. Most patrons were dressed in office casual though
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They are most accommodating. The hours may not fit.
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