dinner

green tomato-avocado gazpacho w/ roasted chiles, corn, tomatoes, crema and crispy tortilla strips

13

millarckee farm’s organic green salad w/ balsamic vinaigrette & a parmesan crisp

10

artisanal three cheese sampler w/ homemade crackers, fruit & nut compote

10

grilled buffalo mozzarella wrapped in swiss chard w/ fresh field peas, pickled corn & tomato consommé

14

mexican crudo: n.c. fluke sashimi*style, grapefruit segments, jalapeño, chioggia beets, toasted cumin & cilantro

15

elaine’s bacon-sausage w/ a poached perry-winkle egg, grilled bread, warm bacon vinaigrette & pea tendrils

15

organic greens w/ curried watermelon, cukes, opal basil, c.h. creamery feta, pine nuts & pomegranate essence

13

oysters rockefeller: mill creek n.c. oysters* baked in the shell w/ spinach, bacon & hollandaise

15

peregrine farm’s heirloom tomato sampler w/ fried green tomatoes, celebrity goat cream, balsamico & evoo

16

seared labelle farm’s foie gras w/ a pineapple upside-down cake & rum-vanilla sauce

16

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grilled fresh wild n.c. shrimp w/ spanish rice, tomato gazpacho, olive gremolata, almonds & romesco aioli

28

black pepper crusted n.c. yellowfin tuna w/ local potatoes, roasted peppers, sugar snap pea sauce & hollandaise

29

cast iron skillet crisped duck leg confit on truffled creamed corn w/ fresh morels & local arugula salad

29

tortilla crusted wild salmon* on refried black beans w/ guacamole, corn relish, pico de gallo & salsa verde

29

three cheese soufflé w/ morels, carrots, green & wax beans, baby squash, chioggias, pea tendrils & mustard oil

28

kurobuta pork chop milanesa w/ local potatoes, peppers, arugula, fried capers, pesto aioli & white anchovies

29

grilled colorado bison n.y. strip w/ roasted sweet potatoes, beans, chanterelles, o-rings & lavender honey butter

32

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please inform your server of any food allergies or aversions. eat undercooked or raw items at your own risk*

no separate or split checks, please. special requests may incur additional surcharge.

454 w. franklin street, chapel hill, nc   27516       (919 ) 960-2770     on the web @ www.elainesonfranklin.com