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Lunch in the Loop? Happy Hour by the river? Afternoon business meetings? South Branch's food menu has something to suit your day, from the teamwork of Corporate Executive Chef Paul Katz’s culinary vision, and Executive Chef James Jung's execution. The diverse menu features upscale twists on modern American cuisine, making for a great work lunch, group get together, or a dinner date.

Apps/Salads

Appetizers


BANG BANG SHRIMP – crispy fried shrimp, scallions, Sriracha, toasted sesame seeds, chili aioli 13

BUFFALO ROLLS – pulled chicken, gorgonzola, crispy wonton, buffalo sauce, bleu cheese dressing 12

FRIED CHEESE CURDS – cornmeal beer battered Wisconsin curds, smoked tomato coulis 10

CRISPY CALAMARI - horseradish cocktail sauce, cornichon tartar sauce 13

KALE AND ARTICHOKE DIP – creamy fontina, swiss, parmesan, rosemary crackers 11

TUNA TARTARE – ahi tuna, jalapeños, tomato, red onion, avocado, cucumber, crispy wontons, balsamic ginger soy 11

CARROT GINGER HUMMUS – celery, cucumber, grilled cauliflower, herb pita, toasted sesame, sesame oil, green onions 11

GUACAMOLE – toasted pine nuts, crumbled queso fresco, pomegranate seeds, roasted piquillo peppers, chipotle oil, tortilla chips 10

 

 

Soups & Salads


SOUP OF THE DAY – ask about today’s selection 6

BOSTON CLAM CHOWDER – Applewood-smoked bacon 7

COBB - grilled chicken, romaine, hard boiled egg, bleu cheese, Applewood-smoked bacon, tomatoes, avocado, ranch dressing 14

WALDORF - grilled chicken, baby spinach, beets, candied walnuts, cucumber, apple, dried cranberries, gorgonzola, apple cider vinaigrette 15

NOLA SALAD - blackened salmon, deviled eggs, artisan lettuce, capers, red onion, feta, cucumber, tomatoes, citrus vinaigrette 16

CHOPPED - grilled chicken, romaine, iceberg, tomatoes, cucumbers, applewood smoked bacon, red onion, bleu cheese crumbles, avocado, sweet herb feta vinaigrette 14

STEAK– grilled strip loin, red quinoa, baby arugula, sweet gem greens, heirloom grape tomatoes, maytag bleu cheese, herb bleu cheese mousse 17

CHICKEN COWBOY - adobo pulled chicken, avocado, tomatoes, pepper jack, corn & black bean relish, tortilla strips, chipotle dressing 15

TUNA NICOISE - seared ahi tuna, chopped kale, grape tomatoes, roasted red potatoes, haricots verts, hard boiled egg, caper berry, nicoise olives, rosemary garlic vinaigrette 18

 

Wraps/Handhelds

Wraps


All wraps come with a choice of French fries, tater tots, or garlic mashed potatoes.

$1.50 to substitute: sweet potato fries, soup, side salad, or grilled asparagus.

BUFFALO CHICKEN – grilled chicken, romaine, tomato, gorgonzola, buffalo sauce, bleu cheese dressing 13

SANTA FE CHICKEN– pulled adobo chicken, romaine, tomatoes, avocado, corn & black bean relish, pepper jack, tortilla strips, chipotle dressing 14

TUNA – ginger soy-glazed ahi tuna, bok choy, napa cabbage, romaine, bell peppers, almonds, mandarin oranges, crispy wontons, ginger sesame vinaigrette 16

STEAK –Cajun spiced grilled flank steak, marinated fresh mozzarella, oyster mushrooms, baby arugula, grape tomato, red onion, Brussels sprout purée, cilantro vinaigrette 15

 

 

Handhelds


All handhelds come with a choice of french fries, tator tots, or garlic mashed potatoes.

$1.50 to substitute for sweet potato fries, soup, side salad, or grilled asparagus.

BAJA FISH TACOS – farm-raised blackened tilapia, pepper jack, cabbage, chili aioli, chips & salsa 15

HAVANA CLUB – smoked pork shoulder, avocado, mozzarella, fried red onion, Applewood-smoked bacon, potato bread 13

TURKEY PRESS– oven roasted turkey, avocado, pepper jack, Applewood-smoked bacon, artisan lettuce, balsamic garlic aioli, potato bread 13

TRUFFLE CHICKEN SALAD SANDWICH – grilled pulled chicken breast, truffle aioli, Applewood-smoked bacon, shallots, celery, dried cranberries, roasted garlic, Hawaiian roll 13

SALMON BLT - pan seared salmon, applewood smoked bacon, vine ripened tomatoes, green leaf lettuce, smoked jalapeno aioli, ciabatta round 16

CHICKEN & GUAC - grilled pineapple and bacon guacamole, smoked cheddar, shipotle mayonaisse, kaiser bun 14

PHILLY STEAK - shaved rib eye, white american cheese sauce, bell peppers, caramaelized onions, torpedo french roll 16

Burgers

Gourmet Burgers


All burgers come with a choice of french fries, tater tots, or garlic mashed potatoes.

$1.50 to substitute for sweet potato fries, soup, side salad, or grilled asparagus.

SOUTH BRANCH – Angus beef burger, baby swiss, avocado, Applewood-smoked bacon, Pretzel bun 14

BACON CHEDDAR – Angus beef burger, Tillamook aged cheddar, red leaf lettuce, tomato, red onion, whole grain white bun 14

GOBBLER – turkey burger, mozzarella, avocado, cranberry aioli, kaiser roll 12

STEAK BURGER – peppercorn Angus burger, blue cheese, herb sun dried tomatoes, baby arugula, garlic aioli, onion knot bun 16

LAMB – ground lamb patty, tomotillo pico, feta cheese, rosemary aioli, herb foccacia 16

VEGGIE – roasted corn, black beans, green onions, garlic, sweet potatoes, millet, quinoa, pickled carrots and cucumbers, roasted red pepper vegan aioli 13

 

Dinner

Entrées


PESTO PRIMAVERA - Brussels sprouts, red bell peppers, snap peas, shredded carrots, red radish, broccoli pesto, shaved parmesan, penne pasta 15

GRILLED MAHI - grilled mahi - haricot verts, heirloom grape tomatoes, baby carrots, frisee greens, red quinoa, rosemary butter sauce 18

COUNTRY RIGATONI – Italian sausage, grilled chicken, portabella mushrooms, grape tomatoes, spinach, goat cheese, creamy tomato sauce 16

SALMON - stir fry vegetables, white miso whip, thai chili sauce 18

GRILLED TUNA - grilled tuna, herb roated fingerling potatoes, sweet and sour red cabbage, braised bok choy, ginger soy glaze 19

ROOT BEER SHORT RIB – braised boneless short rib, root beer demi-glace, creamy carrot purée, fried onion strings 19

CATCH OF THE WEEK – please ask your server about our weekly fish special MARKET PRICE

 

Sides


À la carte 5

FRENCH FRIES

SWEET POTATO FRIES

TATOR TOTS

GARLIC MASHED POTATOES

SIDE SALAD

GRILLED ASPARAGUS

 

Dessert


PEANUT BUTTER SNICKERS PIE – Oreo cookie crust, chocolate and caramel sauce 7.99

BAKED SKILLET COOKIE – chocolate chip cookie dough, vanilla ice cream, chocolate sauce 8.99

CHEF'S SEASONAL PASTRY – ask about our chef's seasonal delights MARKET PRICE

 

 

Beer

MACROBREWS

miller lite 5.5, miller high life 5.5, budweiser 5.5, bud light 5.5, michelob ultra 5.5, coors light 5.5, amstel light 6, heineken light 6.5, heineken 6, corona light 6, corona 6

 

DRAFT BEERS

FOUNDERS ALL DAY IPA - grand rapids, mi 7

GOOSE ISLAND GREEN LINE – chicago, il 7

GUINNESS – dublin, ireland 8

NEW BELGIUM BLUE PADDLE - fort collins, co 7

STELLA ARTOIS – leuven, belgium 7

STONE PALE ALE - escondido, ca 7

TOCAYO HOMINY WHITE ALE - chicago, il 6.5

BELL'S SEASONAL - kalamazoo, mi

DESCHUTES ROTATOR – bend, or

SAM ADAMS SEASONAL – jamaica plains, ny

SIERRA NEVADA ROTATOR – chico, ca

 

WHITE & WHEAT

sweet, citrus notes, clean finish

ALLAGASH WHITE – portland, me 9

GOOSE ISLAND 312 – chicago, il 6.5

HOEGAARDEN – hoegaarden, belgium 7

LAGUNITAS LITTLE SUMPIN SUMPIN – petaluma, ca 8

REVOLUTION BOTTOMS UP WIT - chicago, il 7

 

LAGERS & PILSNERS

smooth palate, malty body, crisp finish

METROPOLITAN KRANKSHAFT – chicago, il 7

PERONI - lombardy, italy 7

SAM ADAMS BOSTON LAGER – boston, ma 6.5

SHINER BOCK – shiner, tx 6

VICTORIA – toluca, mexico 6.5

GOOSE ISLAND 4 STAR PILS – chicago, il 7

LAGUNITAS PILS – petaluma, ca 7


GOLDEN & AMBER ALES

golden or red color, malty, well-balanced

MAGIC HAT #9 – burlington, vt 6.5

NEW BELGIUM FAT TIRE – fort collins, co 6.5

TWO BROTHERS PRAIRIE PATH - warrenville, il 7


ENGLISH STYLE ALES

dark brown color, sweet, full bodied

BODDINGTONS (16oz CAN) – manchester, england 8

NEWCASTLE – gateshead, england 6.5

 

FRUITED, HERBED, & CIDERS

sweet, fruity, refreshing 

ACE PEAR CIDER – sebastopol, ca 7

VANDERMILL SEASONAL CIDER – spring lake, mi 9

MAGNERS CIDER – clonmel, ireland 9

SMALL TOWN NOT YOUR FATHERS ROOT BEER - wauconda, il 8

 

BELGIAN STYLES

fragrant, effervescent, higher alcohol

BOULEVARD TANK 7 – kansas city, mo 10

DELIRIUM TREMENS – melle, belgium 15

GOOSE ISLAND MATILDA – chicago, il 11

LEFFE BLONDE – leuven, belgium 7

GOOSE ISLAND SOPHIE – chicago, il 11

UNIBROUE LA FIN DUMONDE – chambly, quebec, canada 11

 

STOUTS & PORTERS

well malted, robust taste, heavier

BRECKENRIDGE VANILLA PORTER – denver, co 7

LEFT HAND MILK STOUT – longmont, co 7

SAM SMITH OATMEAL STOUT – north yorkshire, england 11

 

PALE ALES

full body, well hopped, complex finish

OSKAR BLUES DALE'S PALE ALE – longmont, ca 7

HALF ACRE DAISY CUTTER (16oz can) - chicago, il 10

SWEETWATER 420 – atlanta, ga 7

 

INDIA PALE ALES

strong hops, flavorful, bitter finish

BELL'S TWO HEARTED ALE - kalamazoo, mi 7

DESCHUTES CHAINBREAKER - bend, or 7

DOGFISH HEAD 90 MINUTE IPA – milton, de 10

FIRESTONE WALKER UNION JACK – paso robles, ca 8

REVOLUTION ANTI-HERO – chicago,il 7

GOOSE ISLAND IPA – chicago, il 7

Wine

Wines on Tap


(available by: glass, 1/2 beaker, full beaker)

SIGNOLO PINOT GRIGIO - veneto, italy – 9, 13, 26

TANGENT SAUVIGNON BLANC - edna valley, ca – 11, 16, 32

HESS CHARDONNAY - monterey, ca – 11, 16, 32

PRATSCH ROSE - niederosterreich – 9, 13, 26

DISENO MALBEC - mendoza, argentina – 10, 13, 26

VINUM CELLARS PINOT NOIR - monterey, ca – 11, 16, 32

DREAMING TREE BLEND - geyserville, ca – 11, 16, 32

SIMI CABERNET SAUVIGNON - sonoma, ca – 15, 22, 44

 

Bottled White Wine


(available by: glass, bottle)

LAMARCA PROSECCO - veneto, italy – 10, 38

KORBEL BRUT - sonoma, ca – 12, 46

JCB N *69 ROSE - burgundy, france – bottle 69

DAMPIERRE GRAND CUVEE - champagne, france – bottle 96

ROCCA PINOT GRIGIO - veneto, italy – bottle 34

A TO Z PINOT GRIS - newberg, or - 11, 42

LOVEBLOCK BY KIM CRAWFORD - marlborough, nz – 15, 58

LAGUNA RANCH CHARDONNAY- russian river, ca – 13, 50

SONOMA CUTRER CHARDONNAY- windsor, ca - 16, 62

KUNG FU GIRL RIESLING - columbia valley, wa – 10, 38

E. GUIGAL RHONE ROSE - rhone, italy – bottle 50

 


Bottled Red Wine


(available by: glass, bottle)

A TO Z PINOT NOIR - oregon – 14, 54

BAILEYANA PINOT NOIR - edna valley, ca – bottle 66

EMERITUS PINOT NOIR - sonoma, ca – bottle 96

MILBRANDT MERLOT - columbia, wa – 12, 46

LOUIS MARTINI CABERNET SAUVIGNON - st helena, ca – 11, 42

FREAKSHOW CABERNET SAUVIGNON - lodi, ca - bottle 58

TRUE MYTH  CABERNET SAUVIGNON - paso robles, ca - bottle 64

HESS ALLOMI VINEYARD - napa, ca – bottle 81

YALUMBA SHIRAZ - barossa, australia – 9, 34

ALEXANDER VALLEY SIN ZIN - california – 11, 42

THE PRISONER - napa, ca – bottle 98