Gertrude’s Dinner Specials
Sunday, September 25, 2016
 
SPECIAL COCKTAILS
Whiskey Flight
Willet Bourbon, Sagamore Rye, Westland “Peated” American Single Malt…13.
 
Bee Sting
Tequila, cayenne-infused honey, fresh ginger juice, lemon & club soda…9.
 
HOUSEMADE SODAS
Blood Orange, Grapefruit-Ginger, Mojito or Rosemary-Lemon…3.50
 
CRAB CAKE DU JOUR
Eastern Shore Crab Cake
With lemon & butter—and not much else! Broiled and served with your choice of sauce and two sides…24.
 
OYSTERS ON THE HALF-SHELL
Broadwaters (Occohannock Creek, Virginia)
Rappahannocks (Rappahannock River, Virginia)
½ dozen…13. • Dozen…25.
 
SOUP OF THE DAY
Roasted Eggplant Soup
Topped with vegan saffron aioli…Cup 5.50  •  Bowl 7.50
 
Pan-Seared Soft-Shell Crab
Served with a pan sauce of white wine, garlic, butter, basil & cherry tomatoes, accompanied by garlic mashed potatoes and sautéed asparagus
One Crab…23.  •  Two Crabs…32.
Wine pairing: Dom. Touzot Macon-Villages, France…9.
 
Pepitas-Crusted Cod
Topped with roasted sweet potato beurre blanc, offered with wild rice-multigrain pilaf and sautéed sugar snap peas…23.
Wine pairing: Helfrich Pinot Gris, Alsace, France…10.
 
Char-Grilled Flank Steak
Topped with a wild mushroom demi-glace featuring caramelized onions & sundried tomatoes, accompanied by roasted fingerling potatoes and sautéed haricots verts…25.
Wine pairing: Torres Rioja Crianza, Spain…9.
 
 And save room for a housemade Dessert…
Caramel Apple Mousse Pie
Pie crust topped with caramel mousse & baked Black Rock Orchard apples…9.
 
 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Afternoon Tea Returns
    Friday, Oct. 7 & Saturday, Oct. 8
    Reservations required! See menu here.
  • CLOSED FOR DINNER
    Wednesday, Sept. 21
    Saturday, Sept. 24
    But we're open during the daytime, seating until 2 pm!
  • Wedding Celebrations! 
    We host ceremonies & receptions, rehearsal dinners, showers and 
    engagement parties. Contact John Gilligan for info.
  • Tuesdays With Gertie
    Our most popular dinner entrees for $15, or 3 courses for $30.
    Wine on Wednesdays
    Wednesdays @ 4pm, wine is half price!
  • When you're dining with us, be sure to pick up an autographed copy of the 25th anniversary issue of John Shields Chesapeake Bay Cooking.
  • Tuesdays With Gertie
    Our most popular dinner entrees for $15, or 3 courses for $30.
    Wine on Wednesdays
    Wednesdays @ 4pm, wine is half price!
  • Live Music 3x a Week!
    Friday 6:30-8:30pm: Gary Thomas Jazz Duo
    Saturday 6-9pm: Michael Spittel on guitar
    Sunday Brunch 11:30am-2:30pm: Dottie Tim Jazz Duo