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212 Territorial Road
Benton Harbor MI

269-934-0460

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 The Ideal Place 
(269) 934-0460  
 

The Ideal Place 

Saturday 7/26/14

 

 NOW SERVING CRAFT DRAFT  

TO - GO    

32oz HOWLERS $4 ONE TIME DEPOSIT

$8.00 FILL

  

Appetizers

 

Vegetable Egg Rolls
Ginger soy and Springroll sauce $8

Crab Cakes
Served with caper dill sauce $11

NOLA BBQ Shrimp
Cajun spiced shrimp braised w/ Abita IPA BBQ butter. $11

Grilled Oysters
Grilled blue point oysters, also served raw or fried $21/$12

Ideal Oysters
One Dozen fresh blue point oysters, four raw, four fried and four grilled. Sorry NO substitutions $18

Asian BBQ Ribs
1/2 slab of baby back pork ribs with our spicy Asian BBQ sauce with a side of house made cajun potato chips $12

Oysters Rockefeller
1/2 dozen blue point oysters baked with butter, spinach and cheese $12

Meat Lovers Pizza
Ground Bison, pork and chorizo,  provolone and asiago cheese with fresh basil and mushroom ragu $13

Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Baked artichokes, spinach, onions, asiago and fontina cheese, served with  tortilla chips $10


Soups & Salads


Soup of the Day   $4/$6

House Salad 
Mixed Greens, tomato, cucumber and onions tossed with raspberry vinaigrette dressing

Spinach Salad
Tossed with red onions, cucumbers, fresh tomatoes, artichokes, pine nuts, balsamic vinaigrette and Feta cheese $7/$10

Apple Avocado Salad
Arugula, sundried cherries, red onion, jicama, tomatoes and fetta tossed with a lemon vinaigrette $12

Wedge Salad
Stacked baby romaine leaves with bacon bits, bleu cheese crumbles, tomatoes, red onions and shredded carrots with house made bleu cheese dressing $7/$10

Beet Salad
Beets, mixed greens, walnuts, red onions and oranges tossed with balsamic chive vinaigrette and goat cheese
                     

               All Salads Available With Your Choice of House Made Dressing

            Add to salads: Chicken $5 -  Shrimp $7


Attention: The Michigan Department of Health has determined that consuming raw or under cooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of food borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions


Pasta

Ideal Pasta
Prosciutto, mushrooms, peas, onions and linguini tossed with asiago basil cream sauce $15

Seafood Pasta
Sautéed shrimp, crawfish and a fried soft shell crab tossed in angel hair pasta with a spicy capered marinara $29

Chicken Picatta
Chicken breast sautéed with lemon, capers and white wine served with angel hair pasta $15

Italian Sausage Pasta
Fettuccine with Italian sausage in a Tuscan onion pepper msuhroom tomato sauce $18

Ragu
Hearty ragu sauce of pork, bison and chorizo over fettucine $18

Pasta Marinara
Angel hair pasta tossed with our fresh basil marinara sauce $15
                                                                                                         

      All dishes topped with Asiago cheese

             Add: Chicken $5 - Shrimp $7 - Softshell Crab $9 - Meatballs $7


Entrées

 

Asian Salmon
Grilled salmon fillet with a ginger soy sauce served with an arugula, artichoke mushroom salad $21

Sea Bass
Pan sautéed with a spicy mustard horseradish mushroom sauce $24

Creole Louisiana Etouffée
Fried soft shell crab, cajun shrimp and crawfish sautéed with onions, peppers, celery, sausage & tomatoes in a dark cajun roux $27
 

Asian BBQ Ribs
Full slab topped with our Asian BBQ sauce served with house cut cajun potato chips $21

Pork Chop
Brined and grilled, served with our blueberry, Pinot Noir and Thorburg & co. Stanley Plum Preserve reduction $21

Rib-Eye
Dijon-rubbed 12oz boneless steak topped with rosemary demi - glace and bleu cheese pesto $28

BAR BITES

All Sandwiches Served With House Cut Cajun Potato Chips


Soft Shell Crab Po-Boy
Beer Battered crab served on toasted french bread with creole slaw and  remoulade
 $12

Shrimp Po-Boy
Beer battered shrimp served on toasted french bread with ginger creole slaw, remoulade $12

Cajun Chicken Sandwich
Grilled seasoned chicked breast with smoked gouda, ginger creole slaw, house pickles and remoulade on a toasted baguette $12

Oyster Po-Boy
Flash fried & served on toasted french bread with ginger creole slaw and remoulade  $12

Crawfish Etouffée
Crawfish sautéed with peppers, onions & celery in a dark cajun roux $11

18% Gratuity may be added to parties of eight or more


*Attention: The Michigan Department of Health has determined that consuming raw or under cooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of food borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.