Fat Hen Dinner Menu

APPETIZERS

FRENCH ONION SOUP
caramelized onions, rich broth with gruyere cheese and croutons
cup $5.95 / bowl $7.95
CRAB SOUP
sweet crab, cream, sherry
cup $5.95 / bowl $7.95
HOUSE MADE CHARCUTERIE
daily selection
$13.95
CHEESE PLATE +
selection of artisan cheeses
$11.95
MESCLUN SALAD* +
mixed greens, vegetables, berries, candied nuts & red wine vinaigrette
$7.95
(with goat cheese $8.70)
SMOKED BEETS & LOCAL ARUGULA SALAD* +
goat cheese, dried apples, pecans, cider vinaigrette
$8.95
TOMATO, ROASTED CORN, BOILED PEANUT SALAD *
oven-dried tomatoes, grilled corn and boiled peanuts
$8.95
WEDGE SALAD
Iceberg lettuce wedge with blue cheese dressing, apple wood smoked bacon lardons and tomatoes
$10.95
FRIED GREEN TOMATOES +
pimento goat cheese, pepper relish, tomato jam
$7.95
STEAK TARTARE
raw hanger steak, Dijon, anchovy, capers, toast points, quail egg
$10.95
OYSTERS
Benton's country ham, wild mushrooms, grilled bread
$10.95
ESCARGOT
garlic butter, roasted garlic, liason grilled bread
$7.95
FRIED CHICKEN LIVERS
with Benton’s country ham and wild mushroom cream
$7.95
STEAMED MUSSELS*
Marniere – shallots, sweet butter, parsley, white wine
Aioli – garlic, fresh herbs, lemon, white wine butter sauce
Pistou – garlic, basil, olive oil
Provencal – tomato, capers, spinach, fresh herbs, garlic, bacon, roasted peppers
Curry Cream – shallots, garlic, sweet butter, curry cream
small $11.95 / large $14.95

ENTREES

PORK CHOP*
10oz grilled chop, potatoes au gratin, collards, calvados
$24.95
SHRIMP AND GRITS
onions, peppers, bacon, cheese grits, tasso gravy
$21.95
FRIED SHRIMP
served with blue cheese bacon coleslaw and pomme frites
$20.95
COQ AU VIN*
1/2 local chicken, red wine braised, bacon, roasted root vegetables, mushrooms, tomatoes, roasted shallots, roasted butternut squash
$19.95
CRAB CAKES
bacon blue cheese slaw, pomme frites
$24.95
SEARED GROUPER*
local succotash, butter beans, corn, shallots, fennel, bacon, tomato, beurre blanc
$29.95
SEARED DUCK CONFIT*
leg and thigh, demi-glace, smoked fig jus, sorghum glazed butternut squash, garlic spinach
$23.95
SQUASH RICE +*  
goat cheese, fresh herbs, oven roasted tomatoes, lentils, butternut squash, peppers
$15.95
SALMON BEARNAISE*
mashed potatoes, garlic spinach
$21.95
SHRIMP AND CRAB*
spicy hoppin’ john, bacon, julienne vegetables, spinach, pimento cheese
$23.95
GRILLED BUTCHER’S STEAK*
demi-glace, béarnaise, garlic spinach, pomme frites
$23.95
THE RIB*
16oz pecan smoked, BBQ bone in short rib, pomme frites
$31.95
MEAT LOAF
in house ground pork, beef, bacon, mashed potatoes, collards, red eye gravy     $15.95
HAMBURGER
grilled, in-house ground beef, with lettuce, tomato, onion, served with pomme frites
toppings $.75 each: cheese, bacon, mushrooms, caramelized onions, pimento cheese, fried green tomato
$11.95
SHRIMP AND PASTA
shrimp, house made pasta, garlic, champagne, pernod, tomatoes, capers, julienne vegetables, roasted peppers, spinach & liason
$21.95
BRAISED SHORT RIB
veal broth, red wine, mashed potatoes, garlic spinach
$24.95
FLOUNDER NICOISE*
brown butter, herbs, lemon, capers, olives, tomatoes, bacon cheese grits
$23.95
BRAISED LAMB SHANK
over white bean ragout, carrots, onions, celery, garlic, roasted celeriac, brandied figs
$26.95
SKINNY CHICKEN OF THE DAY
calorie conscious dish of the day
$17.95
FISH OF THE DAY
market price

SIDES $4.95

Mashed Potatoes    Bacon Cheese Grits / Pomme Frites / Garlic Spinach / Collards / Potatoes Au Gratin / Bacon Blue Cheese Slaw / Creamed Corn / Butter Beans / Butternut Squash

Fat Hen Proudly Serves Heritage Chester White Pork
* Gluten Free            + Vegetarian         
A possible health risk, esp. for those under 18 years of age, may exist in eating under cooked ground beef at an internal temperature of less than 155 Fahrenheit or 68 Celsius
Ask your server about vegetable options.