Starters

Beer Braised Short Rib     13

Slow braised in a dark stout and served with celeriac puree, caramelized Corsendonk onions and pickled celery. Topped with a rich beef demi-glace.

 

Chicken Fingers     12

House-made, lager-battered, golden fried chicken fingers.  Served with mild barbecue sauce

Chicken Liver Mousse     12

with pickled mustard seeds, peach jam, pickled apples, chives, and toasted focaccia from Merzbacher's

Frog Legs     15

Southern Fried Frog Legs tossed in house-made buffalo sauce. Served over our blue cheese créme with shaved celery

Local Cheese Plate     18

Today's trio of cheese:

***Birchrun Blue*** (Birchrun Hills Farm, Chester Springs, Pa) * Cow, Raw *

Semi-soft blue cheese. Mild, sweet and peppery. Creamy with delicate blue cheese flavors.

***Fat Cat*** (Birchrun Hills Farm, Chester Springs, Pa) * Cow, Raw *

Their farmstead original, enhanced with a lightly washed natural rind. Semi-soft fudgy paste that is earthy and tangy with a bright grassy finish. Aged in caves for at least 2 months surrounded by natural flora. Pairs well with a Belgian triple.

***Fresh Chévre*** (Goat Rodeo Farm, Allison Park, PA) * Goat, Pasteurized *

Smooth and creamy with notes of sun warmed fields and a hint of lemon.

Served with house-made jams, Green Meadow Farm raw honey & seasonal fruit, our house-made pickles & pickled mustard seed.

Pommes Frites     6

Our award winning fresh-cut, double-fried frites. Served with Monk's world-famous bourbon mayonnaise for dipping

Shrimp Bisque     12

A rich and creamy shrimp bisque topped with house-made crème fraîche and fresh chives.

Smoked Trout Dip     11

Smoked trout spread topped with caper and onion relish. Served with sliced baguette

Spanish Flies     15

Incredibly hot chicken wings w/chipotle pepper sauce that are not for the faint of heart. They aren't those wimpy 'buffalo wings' - these babies are incendiary!  HOT! HOT! HOT! Did I mention that they're HOT? We do offer barbecue sauce for the less adventurous. Served with a side order of our famous frites

Salads

Baby Green Salad     7

Organic greens with our Monk's Flemish Sour Ale vinaigrette
ADD Goat Cheese for 3  ADD Chicken Breast 9

Beet Salad     13

Mixed Baby Greens and Arugula, Roasted Red Beets, Birchrun Blue Cheese, and Hazelnuts in a Citrus Vinaigrette

Caesar     9

Baby kale & field greens tossed in our tangy caesar dressing and topped with croutons
ADD Chicken Breast 9

Monk's Duck Salad     18

Organic greens with duck breast (grilled medium/medium rare), goat cheese, spicy walnuts & Monk's Flemish Sour Ale soaked craisins *contains nuts

Mussels

All Mussels served with Pommes Frites (about a pound and a half)    19

All Mussels served with Pommes Frites   19 (about a pound and a half)

Ghent  

Ommegang Hennepin, fumét, parsley, caramelized leeks, bacon, bleu cheese & garlic

Monks  

Allagash White, fumét, garlic & parsley

Red Light  

Belgian golden ale, fumét, toasted chili de arbol broth, parsley and garlic *contains soy

Thai Curry  

Monk's Flemish Sour, fumét, Thai red curry, basil, garlic & coconut milk

Burgers

All are served on a Metropolitan Brioche Bun (contains eggs) and bottom buns have our home-made mayo (also contains eggs). Burger, Chicken Breast & Vegan Burger.

Burger     16

Chicken Breast     16

Vegan Burger     16

Burger Topping

Bruges  

sauteed mushrooms & gruyere

Brussels  

bacon & cheddar

Cheddy  

Cheddy Topper VT cheddar made with Heady Topper IPA & pickled red onion

Ghent  

sauteed broccoli rabe & cheddar 

Monk's  

caramelized leeks & bleu cheese

Trappist  

goat cheese, lettuce, tomato & raw onion

Sandwiches

Duck Salad Sandwich     15

Our award winning salad served sandwich style on an Italian roll. Baby greens with grilled duck breast, goat cheese, spicy walnuts and Monk's Flemish Sour Ale soaked craisins. Served with a side baby green salad *contains nuts

Pulled Pork Sandwich     13

Spicy pork slow cooked in Belgian brown ale, served with house slaw and BBQ sauce on an Italian long roll. Served with a side baby green salad

Seitan Cheese Steak     12

Michael's seitan (wheat meat) sauteed with onions and mushrooms. served on a long roll and topped with Grueyere cheese. Served with a side of baby greens salad (VEGETARIAN) NOW AVAILABLE: Daiya dairy-free "mozzarella" upon request

Main Plates

Local Mushroom Pappardelle     16

Mycopolitan Mushroom Farm's Lion's Mane, Pioppino, Oyster, Trumpet, & Shiitake mushrooms cooked in herbs, butter, garlic & cream, tossed together with Pappardelle pasta and topped with Parmigiano Reggiano (VEGETARIAN)

Mac and Cheese     16

Pasta tossed in our blend of goat cheese, cheddar and parmesan with green peas and caramelized belgian endive.  (VEGETARIAN)

Organic Chicken Thigh     15

Served over barley and mushrooms with a carrot purée. Topped with an anchovy cream sauce.

Roasted Farm Veggies     15

Roasted local veggies from Green Meadow Farm served over beluga lentils, apple cider craisins and a tahini-kimchi sauce    (VEGAN/GLUTEN FREE) *contains sesame

Steak Frites Salad     20

5 oz. flat iron steak marinated with roasted garlic and herbs de Provence then grilled and served over seasonal greens with our award winning pommes frites

Dessert

Blackberry Lemon Tart     12

fresh blackberries with lemon in a sweet pastry shell

Bourbon Pecan Tart     12

gooey bourbon spiked filling, pate brisee shell and pecan pieces, served warm.

Key Lime Tart     12

fresh Key Lime curd, local whipped cream, sweet pastry shell

Pear Cherry Almond     12

ripe poached pears, fresh cherries and sliced almonds in a sweet pastry shell