Dinner Menu

Thank you for visiting!  The Café is currently closed for our summer vacation.  We’ll reopen on Friday, July 10th for pre-order and pickup dinner and on Saturday, July 11th for daytime takeout.  Please sign up to receive our newsletter and check our Facebook page for updates on both. Happy Summer!  

Nancy’s Pantry

Enjoy Nancy’s fare mid-week by adding to your order with provisions from Nancy’s pantry!  All items are cold-packed (or frozen**)
for you to reheat at home.

Everyday Provisions
Nancy’s Favorite Hummus (GF,V)
with Berbere oil, za’atar, pita bread (not GF) ~ 13 /pint

Café Hot-Smoked Salmon Spread (GF, dairy)
great on just about anything! ~  10/half pint

Café Salad Dressings  
red wine vinaigrette, maple balsamic, cranberry thyme ~ 11 /pint, Caesar (dairy, eggs) (add $2)

Nancy’s Curried Chicken Salad (GF, eggs)
a light curry-mayo dressing with sweet grapes, lunch is solved! ~ 13 /pint

Sour Cream Coffee Cake (nuts)
1/2 loaf, serves 4 ~ 12

 Lemon Blueberry Tea Bread
1/2 loaf, serves 4 ~ 12

Pastry Basket
mixed variety of sour cream coffee cake, lemon poppyseed tea bread, raspberry-white chocolate tea bread, ginger scone, cardamom-lime scone and banana chocolate chip scone with butter
4 piece basket ~15        6 piece basket ~22

George Howell Coffee
the delicious blends we serve in the Café, now available at home!
12oz bag ground regular Terazzu, Costa Rica  ~ 13.5
12oz bag ground decaffeinated, Colombia ~14

Soups & Chili
Tomato Basil Soup **(dairy)
deliciously crafted with basil from Nancy’s kitchen garden, with oyster crackers ~ 12 /pint ~ 17/quart

Tomato Florentine Soup **(GF, dairy but no cream)
Nancy’s beloved soup with kale, tomato, carrots & celery in a Parmesan-vegetable stock,
with oyster crackers (not GF) ~ 12 /pint ~ 17/quart

Cheesy Cream of Asparagus Soup** (GF, dairy)
asparagus in a Monterey Jack-cheddar cream with oyster crackers (not GF) ~ 12 /pint

Sweet Corn & Bacon Chowder** (GF, dairy)
Summer corn from Curcubit Farm, double smoked bacon from North Country Smoke House, potato, Spring chives from the garden, with oyster crackers (not GF) ~12/pint

Cream of Chicken Soup** (GF, dairy)
like Mom used to make, with oyster crackers (not GF) ~12/pint

Hearty Beef Chili** (GF, dairy)
with a side of sour cream and shredded cheese  ~ 12 /pint  ~ 17 /quart

Quiche Collection
Spring Quiche
9″ all butter handmade crust, heirloom eggs, asparagus,
mushrooms and cheddar-Jack cheese ~23

Quiche Lorraine
9″ all butter handmade crust, heirloom eggs, nutty Gruyére,
applewood smoked bacon and onion ~23

Kits
Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict Brunch Kit for 2
2 Thomas’ English muffins, smoked salmon, cream cheese, capers, red onion, lemony hollandaise,
4 organic eggs, and your choice of Café applesauce or salad ~ 24

Barbecue Picnic Kit for 2
our mouth-watering BBQ pulled pork with cardamom-apple coleslaw, two seeded buns, pickles and chips.  Awarded best entreé at the 2007 Taste of Nashoba by a panel of regional culinary experts ~ 22
enjoy your picnic with a Sam Adams Boston Lager! 

Biscuits ‘n Gravy Brunch Kit for 2**
sausage gravy made with local Pilot Grove Farm pork (GF), 2 biscuits (not GF)
4 fresh organic eggs, dressed greens or Café applesauce ~ 22

Mimosa Kit
1 bottle Segura Viudas Cava with 1 pint Café favorite orange juice ~ 29

Cocktails

Slow Flight
lemon vodka, Cointreau, cranberry juice, & PAMA pomegranate liqueur ~10

Bloody Mary
vodka, Kristen’s famous bloody mix with a side of pickled jalapenos and horseradish ~10

Nancy’s ‘Rita
Sauza Hornitos Reposado tequila, our own sour mix & Gran Gala orange liqueur ~ 10 

Perfect Storm
spiced rum, our own kickapoo (ginger and pepper), lime & Fever Tree ginger beer ~ 10

Dinner Appetizers

Mediterranean Olive Cup (GF) ~6

Roasted Thyme Hazelnuts (GF) ~6

Dinner Entrées

Served with roll and butter.  You may substitute the listed starch with tarragon potato salad, mashed potato, Belgian fries or basmati rice pilaf upon request.

New York Sirloin *  
chargrilled with our own homemade steak sauce, sautéed local beans
and grape tomatoes, mashed potato ~ 32
pair it with our wine special, Santa Ema Cabernet Sauvignon!

Flat Iron Steak *
marinated and chargrilled, dressed mixed greens, Belgian fries ~ 26
we do not recommend ordering this cut cooked more than medium

Grilled Salmon Fillet with Basil Pesto Sauce * 
sautéed local beans and grape tomatoes, basmati rice pilaf ~ 27

Baked Icelandic Cod (wild caught) 
with saffron aioli panko crust, sautéed local beans and grape tomatoes, basmati rice pilaf ~ 26
pair it with our wine special, Joel Gott Sauvignon blanc!

 Sautéed Chicken Breast with Peaches 
Great Hill blue cheese, bacon, spicy vermouth sauce over mashed potato ~ 24

Korean-Style Barbecued Chicken
marinated in our house-made spicy barbecue sauce, then grilled till tender-crisp
and served over a slaw of lo mein noodles, savoy cabbage, carrots, red pepper,
cilantro and mint in a honey-ginger dressing ~ 25
pair it with a glass of Fat Tire Belgian White

Summer Harvest Ravioli
    in a rustic roasted tomato sauce ~ 17
add grilled chicken ~ 8   add sautéed jumbo shrimp ~ 10.5  add grilled salmon ~ 9.5
pair it with our wine special, Santa Ema Merlot

Nancy’s Sugo with Fresh Fettuccini
made with ground beef and Pilot Grove farm pork, this Bolognese style tomato “gravy”
has been simmered all day with wine and lots of love.  Served over Maria’s pasta,
finished with grated parmigiano reggiano ~ 19
pair it with our wine special, Santa Ema Cabernet Sauvignon!

Turk’s Dinner Plate
Pilot Grove lamb seekh kabab, Nancy’s hummus, 2 hard-boiled eggs with Café olive relish, dressed greens, our sweet pickled red onions, cucumber, tomato, and tzatziki ~23
we recommend pairing it with Elicio Rosé!

Salmon Salade Niçoise
 grilled salmon, hard-boiled egg, haricots verts, boiled redskin potato, tomato, cucumber,
red onion, mediterranean spiced olives & capers on a bed of mixed greens with
Café harvested tarragon vinaigrette ~ 25.50

Nancy’s Chicken Commonwealth Dinner Salad
charbroiled chicken, mixed baby greens, herb goat cheese, Café caramelized chipotle walnuts and our maple-balsamic vinaigrette ~ 23

Café Caesar Dinner Salad
5 extra jumbo shrimp, romaine lettuce, grated Parmigiano Reggiano cheese, carrot, red onion, Café Caesar dressing and house-made croutons ~ 25.5
pair it with the crisp and refreshing Cantina De Pra Pinot Grigio!

Dinner Size Garden with Chicken Salad
Café chicken salad with sweet grapes, mixed greens, veggies, red wine vinaigrette ~ 23

Side Salads

Special Side Garden Salad
Café pickled local beets and feta over mixed greens, red wine vinaigrette ~ 9

Side Garden Salad
mixed greens, veggies, red wine vinaigrette ~ 8

For Pilots-in-Training

Chicken Strips with Vegetables or Potato Chips ~9.5
Pasta with Butter or Cheese ~9.5

House-Made Desserts

small serves 1, large serves 2-1/2 to 3
~pair with a glass of Brut Reserva Cava~

Flourless Chocolate Cake
rich and decadent! ~ 8 sm / 18 lg

Key Lime Bar
with brown sugar graham crust ~ 7 sm / 16 lg

Double Chocolate Bread Pudding
served with whiskey sauce ~ 7 sm

Fruit Crisp
a Café Spring delight! ~ 7 sm / 16 lg

Wine & Beer

Nancy’s selection is small but carefully curated to introduce you to
some lovely boutique wines not readily available.

***this wine has been selected as our weekly special
and you will receive 25% off the listed price!


SPARKLING

Brut Riserva Cava, Segura Viudas, Spain 
clean and delicate, yet rich in flavor, vinified according to méthode champenoise
technique and aged in the bottle for up to 2 years ~ 25

WHITE

NEW! Pinot Grigio, Cantina De Pra, Italy
straw yellow in color with predominant pear and white peach flavor,
distinct floral notes, wild flowers and a hint of dry grass, SPECIAL PRICE~ 20

Sauvignon Blanc, Joel Gott, CA ***
aromas of papaya, grapefruit, pineapple and guava with softer notes of lemongrass and citrus. On the palate, the wine opens with bright, tropical flavors, followed by crisp, refreshing acidity and a long, clean, balanced finish ~ 25

Chardonnay, Mi Terruno, Argentina
fresh and bold with a delicate aromatic combination of pineapple, banana and citrus ~ 25

ROSÉ

Elicio Rosé, France
a bright pink color and a nose packed with fresh red raspberry notes, the palate confirms the aromas revealed by the creamy nose. ~ 20

Les Mis Estate Rosé, Victor Hugo, CA 
enticing aromas of rose petal, strawberry and melon predominate with some
additional floral components in the background ~ 28

RED

Pinot Noir, Los Morros, Chile
light, fruity and easy to drink with notes of strawberry and red apple ~ 25

Merlot, Santa Ema, Chile ***
intense red color, showing exceptional and vivid aromas that remind
of black fruits,spices and notes of tobacco ~ 24

Cabernet Sauvignon, Santa Ema, Chile***
bright ruby-red color, offering intense aromas of red fruits, such as
plums and raspberries, and toasted notes ~ 24

BEER

Spencer Pilsner 
4.7% ABV, straw colored with a light, creamy head, traditional noble German hops provide herbal notes, a floral nuance and the classic closing bitterness ~ 3 ea / $15 for 6

Long Trail Limbo Double IPA
7.6% ABV, a big, mouth-watering IPA, brimming with all the flavors and aromas of the new breed of hops coming from Australia and the Pacific Northwest ~ 3.20 ea / $16 for 6

Fat Tire Belgian White, New Belgium Brewery 
5.2% ABV, made with Seville oranges and Indian coriander, it’s a fresh, perfectly sweet, natural tasting Belgian White ~ $2.60 ea / $16 for 6

Sam Adams Boston Lager
5.o% ABV, a distinctive balance of spicy hops, slightly sweet roasted malts
and a smooth finish ~ $2.60 ea / $13 for 6

Foolproof Raincloud Porter
6.5% ABV, big roasty notes expected from a robust style of porter ~ $2.50 ea / $12.50 for 6

Corona Extra
4.6% ABV, an even-keeled cerveza with fruity-honey aromas and a touch of malt ~ $2.60 ea / $13 for 6

Coors Light
4.2% ABV, refreshing option for a warm day! ~ $2 ea / $10 for 6

Carlson Oak Hill Blend Hard Cider
5% ABV, bursting with fresh apple taste and aroma, perfectly balancing tart and sweet; made 100% from freshly pressed apples with no added sugar, concentrate, or additives (GF) ~ 10.5

SELECTION PACKS

3 Corona Extra  & 3 Sam Adams Boston Lager ~ 13
3 Spencer Pilsner & 3 Coors Light ~ 12.50
2 Long Trail Limbo, 2 Fat Tire Belgian White & 2 Foolproof Raincloud Porter ~ 14

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates may be purchased in any denomination.  Buy today and treat yourself to dinner at Nancy’s once this period of physical separation has passed.  Ask our staff to add a gift certificate to your order and we’ll include it in your bag when you pick it up, or if you prefer we will mail it to you.

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(GF) denotes Gluten Free,  (V) denotes vegetarian

** Consuming raw or undercooked meat, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.

Before placing your order, please inform our staff if a person in your party has a food allergy.  Not all ingredients are listed.