Colonial Tavern,

Home To The Irish Brigade
There Are No Strangers Here, Only Friends Who Have Yet To Meet

our menus

SANDWICHES

All sandwiches are served with a choice of
French Fries, Sweet Potato Fries, or Hand Cut Potato Chips.
Substitute a cup of soup or any other side for $2.
Add a small House or Caesar Salad for $3.
Bread Options: Wheat, Rye, Sourdough, Baguette, Wrap, or Brioche Bun.

Colonial Tavern’s Pot Roast- Slow roasted chuck roast topped with gravy and served open-faced on your choice of toast. $12.

Chicken Salad- Homemade chicken salad with garlic mayonnaise, dried cranberries and celery. Served on your choice of toast with lettuce and tomato.$9.

Vegetarian Sub- Balsamic sautéed zucchini, yellow squash, onion, mushrooms, red peppers and carrots served on a baguette with arugula, tomato and sliced red onion.$9

Corned Beef Stack- Hand sliced corned beef with sauerkraut, 1000 island dressing and white cheddar cheese. Served on grilled rye bread. $10.

North Carolina Style Pork BBQ or Guinness Beef BBQ- Served on a toasted Brioche Bun with a side of coleslaw. $8.

Brigade Burger * A half pound of grilled sirloin served on a Brioche Bun with lettuce, tomato and onion. $9 Add American cheese, white cheddar cheese, crumbled bleu cheese, swiss cheese, bacon, fried egg, jalapenos, sautéed onions or sautéed mushrooms for $1 each.

Crab Cake Sandwich- Tavern’s homemade 4oz crab cake served baked or fried on a toasted Brioche Bun with lettuce and tomato. $13.

Grilled Chicken - Marinated grilled chicken breast served on a toasted Brioche Bun with lettuce, tomato and red onion. $10.

Fish Sandwich- Smithwick's beer battered tilapia fillet, served on your choice of bread with lettuce and tomato. $9.

SALADS

Ranch, Bleu Cheese, 1000 Island, Caesar, Honey Mustard,
Balsamic Vinaigrette, Raspberry Vinaigrette
Add Chicken $5 Steak or Shrimp $7 Salmon $8

Celtic Caesar Salad- Crisp romaine tossed in Caesar dressing with parmesan and croutons. $8.

Spinach and Arugula Salad- Arugula and spinach with blue cheese crumbles, tomatoes, cucumbers, red peppers and croutons, tossed in balsamic vinaigrette. $9.

Emerald Isle House Salad- Red leaf lettuce and romaine topped with tomatoes, cucumbers, croutons and cheddar jack cheese. $7.

BEVERAGES

$2 with free refills

Coke

Sprite

Iced Tea

Diet Coke

Ginger Ale

Lemonade

$3 each

Cranberry Juice

Pineapple Juice

Orange Juice

Grapefruit Juice

$3 with one refill

Hot Tea

Coffee

Hot Chocolate

PUB FARE

Potato Leek Soup or Soup of the Day- Served with Irish soda bread. Cup-$3 Mug- $5.

Tavern’s Cheddar Ale Dip- Served with fried pretzel bites for dipping $9.

Potato Skins- Topped with cheddar jack cheese, bacon and scallions, served with sour cream $8.

Tavern’s Crab Dip- A blend of lump crabmeat cream cheese, white wine, onions, celery, jalapenos and red peppers. Served hot with hand cut chips or toasted baguette. $12.

Artichoke and Spinach Dip- Topped with tomatoes, scallions and parmesan cheese. Served hot with hand cut chips or toasted baguette.$9.

Jalapeño Poppers- Stuffed with cream cheese and served with "Screaming Banshee" sauce. $9.

Tilapia Bites- Beer battered bite-sized Tilapia served with sriracha mayonnaise. $7.

Irish Nachos- Hand cut potato chips with cheddar jack cheese, black beans, corn, lettuce, tomatoes, onions and jalapenos. Served with salsa and sour cream $10.

Beer Battered Cheese Sticks- $7

Beer Battered Dill Pickle Chips- Served with sriracha mayonnaise. $7.

Beer Battered Mushrooms- Served with your choice of our Cheddar Ale Dip, Marinara Sauce or Ranch Dressing. $10.

Feisty Leprechaun Wings- Served buffalo , sweet red chili, citrus chipotle BBQ or habanero hot style with celery and a side of ranch or bleu cheese. $12.

Tavern’s Chicken Strips- Served with French fries and your choice of honey mustard, buffalo, ranch, bleu cheese or BBQ for dipping. $9.

French Fries or Hand Cut Potato Chips- $5 Add bacon or cheese for $1 each.

Sampler Platter- Portions of cheese sticks, beer battered mushrooms, chicken strips and wings. Served with marinara, honey mustard and blue cheese or ranch for dipping. $16.

main fare

add a small house salad or caesar salad to any entree for $3.
any side substitution add $2.

corned beef and cabbage- Tavern's homemade corned beef served with boiled cabbage and red potatoes $12.

fighting irish fish and chips- Smithwicks beer battered tilpia filetts served with French fries and tartar sauce $12.

homestead shepherd's pie- Ground sirloin carrots, onions and peas in homemade gravy topped with mashed potatoes and cheddar jack cheese or Vegetarian style with sauteed seasonal vegatables topped with mashed potatoes and cheddar jack cheese. $12.

Colonial Tavern's Pot Roast - Guinness slow roasted chuck roast topped with homemade gravy. Served with garlic mashed potatoes and vegetable medley. $15.

Guinness beef stew- Guiness chuck roast in a rich brown gravy, simmered with carrots, peas and onions. served with garlic mashed potatoes. $14.

irish cordon bleu - sauteed chicken breast topped with corned beef, white cheddar, cheese and a dijon cream sauce. served with your choice of any two sides. $16.

ballyshannon salmon * - served one of two ways: pan-seared with guinness and honey glaze, or blackened with a sweet lemon butter wine sauce served with your choice of any two sides. $18.

seafood platter *- shrimp (4), tilapia filett and a 4oz crab cake served baked or fried with your choice of any two sides. $20.

stout burger*- a half pound of ground sirloin marinated in guinness stout and grilled. served atop a potato pancake with vegetable medley. $12. add american cheese, white cheddar cheese, bacon, sauteed onions or sauteed mushrooms for $1. each.

shrimp dinner- beer battered fried shrimp OR grilled shrimp served with your choice of any two sides.$16.

tavern's chicken pot pie- chicken breast, onions, peas, corn, carrots and celery in a light cream sauce, topped with a baked flakey crust. $12.

crab cake dinner- homemade 4 oz lump crab cake, baked or fried. served with your choice of any two sides. $17. two crab cakes $22

steak *- 8oz prime sirloin seasoned and grilled and served with two sides. $17 We also offer blackened with a bourbon cream sauce or red wine mushroom sauce Add $2.

* consuming undercooked meat or seafood may increase your for risk for food borne ilness.

kids fare

$6 Each

grilled cheese on wheat with fries

fish and chips

chicken strips with fries

shepherd's pie

sides

$5 each a la carte, unless otherwise listed

french fries

hand cut potato chips

garlic mashed potatoes

baked mac & cheese

vegetable medley

sweet potato fries

homemade onion rings

roasted red potatoes

garden rice pilaf

side of day

baked potato (after 5:00pm.)

Late Night Menu

Tavern’s Cheddar Ale Dip- Served with fried pretzel bites for dipping $9.

Artichoke and Spinach Dip- Topped with tomatoes, scallions and parmesan cheese. Served hot with hand cut chips or toasted baguette.$9.

Tavern’s Crab Dip- A blend of lump crabmeat cream cheese, white wine, onions, celery, jalapenos and red peppers. Served hot with hand cut chips or toasted baguette. $12.

Beer Battered Cheese Sticks- $7

Beer Battered Mushrooms- Served with your choice of our Cheddar Ale Dip, Marinara Sauce or Ranch Dressing. $10.

Jalapeño Poppers- Stuffed with cream cheese and served with "Screaming Banshee" sauce. $9.

BLT with French Fries- $8.

Feisty Leprechaun Wings- Served with buffalo , sweet red chili, citrus chipotle BBQ or habanero hot style with a side of ranch or bleu cheese. $12.

Chicken Salad- Homemade chicken salad with mayonnaise, dried cranberries and celery. Served on your choice of toast with lettuce and tomato.$9.

Tavern’s Chicken Strips- Served with French fries and your choice of honey mustard, buffalo, ranch, bleu cheese or BBQ for dipping. $9.

French Fries -$5 Add bacon or cheese for $1 each.

Irish Nachos- Hand cut potato chips with cheddar jack cheese, black beans, corn, lettuce, tomatoes, onions and jalapenos. Served with salsa and sour cream $10.

North Carolina Style Pork BBQ- Served on a Brioche Bun with French fries. $8.

Potato Skins- Topped with cheddar jack cheese, bacon and scallions, served with sour cream. $8.

Sampler Platter- Portions of cheese sticks, beer battered mushrooms, chicken strips and wings. Served with marinara, honey mustard and blue cheese or ranch for dipping. $16.

weekly specials

dine-in only

monday - friday

$6 lunch specials

all served with your choice of french fries, sweet potato fries or hand cut chips. any side substitution $1.

BLT

north carolina style pork BBQ

guinness beef BBQ

monday - thursday

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

half price appetizers

cheddar ale dip

spinach artichoke dip

potato skins

irish nachos

wednesday

$16 steak dinner

8oz prime sirloin 8 oz. Prime sirloin seasoned and grilled and served with two sides. We also offer blackened with a bourbon cream sauce or red wine mushroom sauce Add $2

sunday

$7 brigade burgers *

all served with your choice of french fries or hand cut chips. any side substitution $2.

toping choices: $1 each

white cheddar cheese, swiss cheese, american cheese, bleu cheese, bacon, fried egg, jalapenos, sauteed onions, sauteed mushrooms.

live music monday - saturday.

free trivia at 7:15pm sunday.

ask about our private parties.

20% gratuity will be added to parties of 6 or more.

Please no separate checks for parties of 6 or more.