Garlic Salmon Spring Rolls

Bay of Fundy salmon, mixed with sweet chilies and garlic. Served with pickled cucumbers and a spicy hoisin sauce

Duck Fritter

Country-style duck confit paté, tempura battered and paired with sweet onion marmalade and a tangy Dijon mustard.

Pork Dumplings

Ginger and shallot seasoned pork incorporated in a crispy dumpling wrapper. Accented with tamarind infused tomato sauce, ponzu dressed jicama and cilantro salad.


A blend of sea scallops & shrimp coupled with Chef Thad’s vibrant citrus vinaigrette. Served with baby arugula, crispy shallots, and citrus segments.

Crab & Avocado

A colorful parfait of crab accented with whole grain mustard cream and fresh avocado. Seated atop a salad of confit tomato & ponzu dressed arugula.

Cheese Trio

Fried halloumi cheese with preserved Meyer lemon vinaigrette. Gruyere cheese fritter on a crisp toast round with tamarind sauce. Yogurt whipped goat cheese mousse and sweet onion marmalade with parmesan pepper chips.

Asparagus Tempura

Lightly battered and deep-fried asparagus served with Chef Thad’s magic tamari & sesame dipping sauce with sesame seed garnish.

Soup of the Day

By popular demand Chef Thad offers his ever changing soups. Over the years he has come up with hundreds of different recipes, each one still made from scratch by the Chef himself.



Organic baby greens lightly dressed with 30-year-old sherry vinaigrette, and sprinkled with crispy garlic chips.

Ginger Bib Lettuce

Crisp organic bib lettuce tossed with thinly shaved celery root, radishes and cilantro. Dressed with a savory ginger vinaigrette and topped with pepitas.


Shaved fennel dressed with Parmigiano-Reggiano and a lemon vinaigrette. Garnished with a balsamic glaze, croutons and a Parmesan crisp.

Bacon & Eggs

Baby arugula greens dressed with ponzu. Served alongside a locally harvested fried egg and garnished with a bacon crouton.


Wild Boar Bolognese

Texas wild boar braised in red wine and aromatics tossed with our handmade pappardelle pasta and garnished with Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese.

Saffron Ravioli

Handmade pasta filled with thyme and lemon scented goat cheese. Smothered in a saffron infused white wine cream sauce and topped with fresh Parmigiano-Reggiano.

Oyster Mushroom Gnocchi Ragú

Freshly made potato gnocchi tossed with Chef Thad’s Michigan organic oyster mushroom ragú. Garnished with Parmigiano-Reggiano.

Spiced Shrimp

Sautéed shrimp and asparagus tossed in a complex sauce of annatto seeds, Mexican oregano, cinnamon, clove, allspice, cumin and garlic. Tossed with handmade tagliatelle pasta and topped with Parmigiano-Reggiano. Chef Thad’s personal favorite.


Bay of Fundy Salmon

Pan seared salmon seated atop parmesan roasted fennel. Accompanied by an organic kale coulis and topped with an oven roasted tomato and olive tapenade.

Michigan Perch Tempura

Fresh Michigan perch fillets lightly battered and fried. Served alongside a citrusy & crisp green papaya salad then garnished with pickled cherry tomatoes. Paired with an aromatic galangal root and kaffir lime sauce.

Bourbon Pork Tenderloin

Woodford Reserve Bourbon marinated pork tenderloin. Served with creamy, yet crispy potato pavé and a rich herbed pork reduction.

Sautéed Camaròn

Pan seared shrimp marinated with a Yucatan spice rub. Served with rice and rich Oaxacan molé sauce. Garnished with fried tortilla strips, fresh cilantro and jicama salad.

Lake Superior Walleye

Line caught Lake Superior walleye lightly pan seared and served over roasted Brussels sprouts. Accompanied by a delicate lemongrass crab sauce. Garnished with toasted pepitas.

Short Ribs

Beef short ribs slowly braised in red wine, veal stock, and aromatics. Served with cheese grits, carrots and red wine braised shallots.

Glazed Cauliflower

Oven roasted cauliflower glazed with ponzu served atop a bed of black quinoa and finished with a savory pea broth.

Thai Scallops

Seared jumbo sea scallops accompanied by Chef Thad’s complex Thai coconut milk sauce, consisting of lemon grass, shallots, garlic, chilies, and kaffir lime leaves ground by hand. Served with pickled mustard greens and crispy shallot garnished mashed potatoes.

Moroccan Hen

A whole roasted Cornish hen marinated in a Moroccan spice blend and preserved Meyer lemons. Served with ginger confit of carrot, couscous and a Moroccan olive & butter sauce.

Greek Leg of Lamb

A tender leg of lamb “steak” marinated in shallot and garlic infused yogurt. Served with roasted ponzu dressed cauliflower and celery root puree. Garnished with fennel pollen scented yogurt sauce.

Center-Cut Strip Streak

10-ounce New York strip steak trimmed to perfection. Pan seared and basted with butter and thyme, served with sautéed spinach and dauphine potatoes. Garnished with braised cipollini onions and a delicate red wine, port and veal reduction.

Confit of Duck Leg

This ten hour cooking process yields a savory and tender dish. Presented with a blend of fingerling potatoes, cipollini onions and roasted asparagus. Garnished with Chef Thad’s pickled black grape salad and decadent duck reduction seasoned with whole grain Dijon.

Chef Thad’s 5-Course Menu

Not sure what to choose for dinner this evening? Try a five course menu designed by Chef Thad especially for you. Sit back and take a culinary journey as we share what’s special and new from our kitchen! It’s a great introduction to Chef’s cuisine, and a unique way to sample multiple items without having to make a decision. Be adventurous, do the tasting “blind”; this menu changes daily and spotlights items you won’t find on our menu, so you never know what you might be served.

Ask about Kevin’s wine flight options to make your tasting menu an experience to remember!

Chef Thad’s 5-course menu is offered Tuesday to Thursday throughout the evening, and Friday and Saturday after 8:00 pm.


Potato Pave
Sautéed Spinach
Cheese Grits
Mashed Potatoes
Ginger Carrots
Asparagus with Saffron Cream Sauce
Steamed Sticky Rice
Roasted Brussels Sprouts