Sample Seasonal Menu

TO START

OLIVES AND ALMONDS

Our warm blend of Nicoise, Castel Veltrano, oil-cured Morroccan olives and whole pistachios with a baguette

$ 7.5

THE CURE 909

Artisan meat selections with condiments

$ 15

THE CHEESE 909

Artisan cheese selections with condiments.

$ 14

CHEF'S SELECTION

A mix of cheese and cured meats.

$ 14

SOUP OF THE MOMENT

As quoted. Never from a can. Fresh from the land.

PLATES

Bigger than appetizers slightly smaller than entrees

Chesapeake Littleneck Clams

Chesapeake farm-raised clams, wild mushrooms, sweet grilled corn, scallions, garlic, cured pork, white wine cream

 

$ 18

Fresh Pulled Warm Mozzarella

Heirloom tomatoes, balsamic pearls, olive oil, Genovese basil

$ 15.5

Cast Iron Skirt Steak

All natural steak with spicy Moroccan sauce

$ 16

Blue Crab Tower

Fried wonton, chilled citrus crab mix, Old Bay aioli, corn coulis

$ 17

High Country Sliders

Roseda Farms beef, Swiss fondue, shallot jam, fried shallots, heirloom tomatoes, arugula, brioche bun

$ 14

Seared Gulf Shrimp

Gulf shrimp, mint pesto, mango salsa

$ 16

Stuffed Zucchini Squash

Corn & cheddar stuffing, corn salsa, crème fraiche, charred tomato sauce

$ 14

Fluke n Grit Cake

Pan-seared fluke, organic grit cake, olives & red peppers, Spanish chorizo

$ 17

 

EASTPORT STYLE PIZZA

Rustic shaped, brick-oven crisp

The No-Skimp Basil Margherita

Tomato sauce, mozzarella, parmesan and basil

 Add pepperoni $3 

$ 14

Chef Moore

Tomato sauce, mozzarella, parmesan, basil, prosciutto, pepper flakes, lemon juice

A VIN 909 classic

$ 18

The Great White

Local mushrooms, chives, Parmesan, fontina cheese, whole roasted garlic, thyme, white balsamic cream

$ 18

The Summer Fromage Blanc

Fromage blanc, local corn, applewood-smoked bacon, heirloom tomato, onion, thyme

$19

The Rustica

Eggplant, provolone, mozzarella, tomato sauce, whole roasted garlic, gorgonzola cheese, oregano

$ 17

The Thai Chicken

Chili-rubbed chicken, mozzarella, ginger sauce, sriracha eggplant, green onion, cilantro, peanuts

$ 19

The Summer Soltice

Summer squash, heirloom tomato, mozzarella, goat cheese, parmesan, black garlic aioli, honey

$ 19

The Blue Crab

Maryland blue crab, fontina and ricotta cheese, peppadew peppers, heirloom tomatoes, Old Bay aioli

$ 21

The Spotted Pig

Spicy soppressata, wild boar meatballs, tomato sauce, mozzarella, provolone, basil

$ 18

SANDOS

Sandwiches On A Striato Roll

The Summer Eggplant

Olive oil pan-fried eggplant, triple cream brie, arugula walnut pesto

$ 12

The Smoke House

Smoked chicken breast, Applewood smoked bacon, baby arugula, blue cheese, aioli

$ 12

Wild Boar Sando

wild boar meatballs, tomato sauce, mozzarella, parmesan, basil

We don’t hunt it, we just cook it

 

$ 12

MOSTLY SIDE VEGETABLES

$7.5

Zucchini Carpaccio

lemon, mint, parmesan, olive oil

Roasted Corn

jalapeño butter, lime

Fried Eggplant

capers, feta olive vinaigrette

Fire & Ice

wine-marinated tomatoes, cukes, onion

Greens

Mixed Greens

Plum cubes, blue cheese, walnuts, raspberry vinaigrette

$ 12

Watermelon Salad

Spring mix, mint, goat cheese, watermelon, Champagne and candied tomato vinaigrette

$ 12

Peaches and Arugula

Arugula, peaches, prosciutto, Grana Padano cheese, white balsamic

$ 13

DESSERTS

BUTTERSCOTCH PUDDING

With caramelita points

$ 8

STRAWBERRIES & CREAM

Strawberry gelato, whipped cheesecake, pistachio cookie, strawberry reduction

$ 7

VANILLA GELATO OR MANGO SORBETTO

$ 5

CHOCOLATE POT DE CREME

With dark chocolate and sea salt

$ 7

FRENCH PRESS ORGANIC COFFEE

$3.25

USDA certified organic coffee from Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company, fair trade and all natural.

Even our coffee is green

ORGANIC TEA

$3.50

RIVER'S EDGE

A dark complex roast resulting in a full bodied cup of coffee.

Not too light, not too dark – it’s just right

ECO-REEF DECAF

A balanced medium with pleasant acidity and a smooth finish

Light in taste, No caffeine

GREEN

Gunpowder Green or Dragonwell

BLACK

Yunnan Black or Vanilla Chai

HERBAL TEA

Cocoa Rouge

WHITE TEA

White Peach Haiku

DECAF TEA

Clementine Sunset

DESSERT WINES

A little somethin’ sweet.

M. CHAPOUTIER BANYULS

France

$15/glass   $60/bottle (500ml)

ESSÉNSIA ORANGE MUSCAT

California

$11/glass   $33/bottle (375ml)

LA FLEUR D'OR SAUTERNES

France

$13/glass   $40/bottle (375ml)