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Dinner

starters

today’s soup 7.50

crab cake

chipotle aioli, apple frisee salad, meyer lemon vinaigrette 18.50

deviled eggs  9.50

oysters on the half shell 

champagne mignonette 2.50 each

roasted corn and poblano arancini 

cotija cheese, romesco, cilantro oil 16.50

ahi tuna tartare 

english cucumber, red onion, soy marinade, crostini 18.50

grilled artichoke 

remoulade 10.50

fried calamari

bloody mary cocktail sauce, remoulade 15.50


salads

balboa salad 

mixed greens, seasonal produce, croutons, goat cheese, candied walnuts, sherry vinaigrette 11.50

caesar salad

whole leaf romaine, anchoives, parmesan, garlic croutons 13.50

ahi tuna salad

mixed greens, avocado, peached, tomatoes, carrots, cucumber,

honey-lime vinaigrette 23.50 

 


entrées

weekly pasta

a.q.

pan seared salmon 

apricot israeli couscous, cucumbers, spinach, blistered cherry tomatoes, lemon tahini 24.50

braised short rib 

creamy ploenta, green beans, horseradish gremolata 28.50

diver scallops 

red & white quinoa, charred corn, cherry tomatoes, red pepper cream sauce, micro basil 29.50

risotto

roasted corn, summer squash, shitake mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, snap pea persto, parmesan 19.00

add scallops 9.00 add shrimp 9.00 add chicken 6.00

maple brined pork chop 

braised collard greens, yam puree, bing cherry compote 27.50

prime new york strip

broccolini, garlic mashed potatoes, rosemary demi 31.50

all natural roasted chicken

green beans with shallots, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, natural jus 24.50

balboa burger on a baguette

lettuce, housemade pickles, french fries 15.50

add jack, swiss, blue, cheddar cheese, grilled onions,
saute´ed mushrooms, fried egg, bacon or avocado 1.50 each 

 


sides 

french fries 6.00

green beans with shallots 7.00

garlic mashed potatoes 6.00

broccolini 7.00 

spinach 7.00 

mixed greens 5.00

nightly specials

monday
meatfloaf

tuesday
enchiladas

wednesday
chicken paillard

thursday
catch of the day

friday
fish & chips

saturday
chef’s choice

sunday
prime rib 



featured pairing :: 100.00

from odette winemaker jeff owens

two balboa burgers with the suggested toppings of blue cheese, bacon, and sauteed mushrooms, perfectly paired with a bottle of 2012 Adaptation Petite Sirah :: 100.00


house cocktails 13

nolet's fizz
nolet's dry gin, somrus, simple syrup, orange bitters, fresh lemon juice

plumpjack's margarita
plumpjack's herradura double barrel reposado, agave, fresh lime juice, salted rim

raspberry cooler
ketel one vodka, raspberry syrup, fresh lemon juice, soda

alejandro's pina colada
malibu coconut rum, somrus, pineapple juice, served on the rocks

the ideal manhattan
plumpjack woodford reserve, carpano antica, angostura bitters

berry maker
maker’s mark bourbon, strawberry maple syrup, fresh lemon juice

shiso crazy
don julio blanco, shiso/cucumber/jalapeno syrup, fresh lime juice

periodista
mt. gay eclipse rum, apricot liqueur, combier, simple syrup, fresh lemon juice

the spa day                                          
absolut vodka, st. germain, simple syrup, fresh lemon juice, soda, cucumber

pineapple drop                                       
skyy pineapple vodka, fresh lemon juice, sugar rim

la pesca assassina                                      
absolut vodka, st. germain, simple syrup, fresh lemon juice, soda, cucumber