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The Cooperage American Grille

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Sun., 01-20

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Ahi Tuna Tartare
Haas avocado, Asian pear, tamari vinegar, green onion, sweet pickled ginger, toasted black sesame seeds, wonton crisps
French Onion Soup
parmigiano reggiano, melted swiss cheese, house-made crouton
Duo of Deviled Eggs
classic Caesar filling & mixed cheese; jalapeño popper with bacon
Avocado Toast
toasted rustic artisan sourdough, Haas avocado, aged balsamico, Sicilian sea salt, chorizo de Leon
marinated heirloom cherry tomatoes, walnut pesto, organic wild arugula, whole Greek olives, sourdough crostini, Fior d'Olio olive oil
Chicken Wings
tossed in your choice Buffalo sauce or coffee infused BBQ sauce
White Wine & Garlic Mussels
steamed P.E.I. mussels in white wine, garlic, tomato, shallots, herbs, butter, toasted rustic sourdough bread
Fried Calamari & Shrimp
Fort Point red ale-battered wild calamari, black tiger prawns, & zucchini, chipotle aioli, fresh lime
BBQ St. Louis Pork Ribs
Fort Point amber ale braised, spicy cabbage slaw, coffee infused BBQ sauce
Warm Shaved Brussels Sprouts
poached farm egg, crumbled Applewood bacon, crispy shallots, bacon - red wine vinaigrette
Fish Tacos
grilled achiote-marinated Mahi Mahi, corn tortillas, pineapple salsa, chipotle crema
Salad Add-Ons: grilled wild mahi mahi +$7 | grilled black tiger prawns +$8 | grilled chicken +$6
chopped hearts of romaine, house-made croutons, Caesar dressing, shaved asiago
California Pear Salad
toasted walnut vinaigrette, blue cheese, green onions, frisee and raddichio
Brown Derby
grilled chicken, Applewood bacon, crumbled blue cheese, Haas avocado, tomato, sliced farm egg
Chicken Breast Topped with New York Sharp Cheddar & Ham
mashed potatoes, organic baby spinach, mushroom beurre blanc
Pacific Salmon
pan roasted salmon, organic lentil ragout, wilted kale, basil aioli
12oz Prime NY Steak
mashed potatoes, grilled broccolini, crispy shallots, herb butter
Grilled Pork Chop
crispy roasted potatoes tossed in creamed leeks, Granny Smith apple slaw
Fettucini Al Pesto
walnut pesto, zucchini, sun-dried tomatoes
Served with French fries, mixed greens or Caesar salad
Chicken Breast Sandwich
pepper jack, Haas avocado, Bibb lettuce, sliced tomato, basil aioli, Panorama ciabatta roll
French Dip
thinly sliced sirloin beef, Swiss cheese, au jus, toasted sourdough roll
The Cooperage Burger
Brandt family farm beef, smoked bacon, Dijon aioli, sharp white cheddar cheese, Bibb lettuce, sliced tomato, grilled red onion, toasted Panorama brioche bun, house-made pomegranate ketchup Sub Impossible Burger at no additional cost.
1.5 each
Applewood Bacon
Fried Farm Egg
Pepper Jack
Crumbled Blue Cheese
Haas Avocado
Caramelized Onions
Sautéed Mushrooms
Gluten - Free Bun
Mashed Potatoes
French Fries
Onion rings
Truffle Parmesan Fries
Sauteéd Organic Baby Spinach
Grilled Broccolini
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
American, Bar
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews brunch salad burger fries fish tacos mac cheese sandwiches gin and tonic brown derby great cocktails nice outdoor seating nice restaurant wine by the glass on tap comfort food full bar walnut creek
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

My wife and I found the food OK but not overly great. Eating outside seemed better than inside but is right on the street.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mccord_timothy
Reviewed September 16, 2018

My friend and I decided to have dinner here after the art and wine festival downtown. We put our name in for two, we were told it would be a 20 minute wait, then 45 minutes later we were finally seated. My friend ordered a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GoPlaces793399
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Hmm. Visited this place on/off for years and every time I go I ask myself why am I back at such an average place? OK, the on tap wine was cool for a while. But it's overpriced, the menu is the same, and worst of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank johncU5363QI
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Outdoor eating was very pleasant and the food was good. We ate waffles and the egg bowl. Both were very enjoyable.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GeorgiaPeach12342017
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at this beautiful restaurant and we loved it. They have a nice beer selection and I really appreciated it. Food was delicious and the portions huge. Service was very good too. We loved the whole experience. It is a great place to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SaraAntonLargo
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Dinner with friends was quite good. We were quite happy with entrees, salads and wine. The pudding dessert wasn't our favorite. Service by Rachel was excellent. Very nice wait staff.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rogelio1
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Excellent attention to food allergies. Willing to customize menu to specific restrictions. Understand the need to bring food for the kids immediately. Very efficient service. House wine on tap really good and generous serves. Outdoor seating too.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jn1137
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Several times a year we like to have dinner with my cousin from east county. We thought Lafayette would be a good mid point. Her son recommended Cooperage, so why not. Menu looked good enough. In the end the service was awful, the food was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 763dennisb
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Four of us went for dinner to celebrate dad’s day. As we waited for the other two to arrive, we looked at the wine list. $40 to over $300, with most bottles 50 and more. We were disappointed that the same wine we can buy...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank namsmom
Reviewed June 12, 2018

I was in the area on a visit and thought I'd try some of the local places. My first stop was the Cooperage, a nice looking place just off the main drag (a lot of good places in Lafayette are just off the main drag)....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Tom M
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