Appetizers

Gardella’s Fried Rolls

Homemade “egg rolls” Try one of three ways:

Sausage $8

Kielbasa and melted gouda. Served with baked beans and Mrs. Dog’s Spicy Mustard.

Bacon  $8

Bacon, brie along with Michigan dried cherries and walnuts. Served with cherry vinaigrette or hot bacon dressing.

Chicken $8

Seasoned grilled chicken breast, black beans, corn and peppers. Served with house made ranch and Cajun corn salad.

Hummus $7

Served with naan bread, tortilla chips, cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, carrots and kalamata olives.

Spinach Dip $8

Creamy blend of brie, parmesan and feta cheeses mixed with spinach and artichokes. Served with baguettes and tortilla chips.

Habanero Chicken Dip $8

Shredded chicken, habanero and cream cheese laced with Mrs. Dog’s Dangerously Hot Sauce and topped with jalapeños. Served with baguettes and tortilla chips.

Black Bean Dip $7

Tomatoes, black bean and corn salad along with black olives, sour cream and Jalapeños. Served with tortilla chips.

Add bacon for $3

Chicken Nuggets $7

Crispy fried white meat chicken. Served with waffle fries. Pair it with your favorite sauce.

Cheddar Pretzels $7

A 15 year Gardella’s classic! Mini pretzels stuffed with cheese, drizzled with butter and sprinkled with sea salt.

Portobello Fries with Pesto Aioli $8

 

 

 

Soups

J.Gardellas Classic Chili

Bowl $4 Cup $3

Seasoned Ground beef with zucchini, fresh tomatoes, mushroom, carrots, red kidney beans and chili beans. Served with corn bread.

Ask your server for our soup of the day.

Bowl $4 Cup $3

 

Healthy Greens

 

The Caesar $8

Crisp romaine tossed lightly with dressing, tomatoes, parmesan and crispy croutons.

Grilled or crispy chicken $2

Grilled or crispy shrimp $3

Bacon $3

Spring Chicken $8

Marinated  pear gorgonzola chicken breast, fresh seasonal fruit, cheddar, parmesan and feta atop a bed of mixed greens and sprinkled with walnuts.

 

The Cobb $9

Grilled chicken, greens, ham and bacon. Topped with cheddar, Swiss & feta along with hardboiled egg, cherry tomatoes,

carrots, avocado, celery, cucumbers and

onion.

 

Southwest Cornbread Salad $8

Greens, Cajun creamy corn salad, avocado, black olives, cherry tomatoes, onion, cheddar and habanero cheese. Served with cornbread. Recommended with Cayenne Ranch.

Grilled or crispy chicken $2

Cajun grilled or crispy shrimp $3

Pulled pork or bacon $3

 

Greek Salad $8

Greens, roasted artichokes, cherry tomatoes, kalamata olives, cucumbers and topped with feta cheese. Recommended with

Mediterranean dressing.

Grilled or crispy chicken $2

Bacon, Grilled garlic shrimp or tuna steak $3

 

Mozzarella Salad $7

Greens, pesto aioli, mozzarella, cherry

tomatoes, onions, kalamata olives and red onion.

Bacon or grilled shrimp $3

 

Cherry Salad $8

Greens, dried Michigan cherries, mandarin oranges, red onions, walnuts, shaved

parmesan cheese with crisp toast points. Recommended with cherry vinaigrette.

Bacon $3

Chicken $2

 

Tuna Nicoise $9

Greens, Blackened Ahi Tuna, hard boiled egg, tomatoes, potatoes, green beans,  red onion,  kalamata olives. Serve with your choice of Balsamic, Mrs. Dogs Spicy Mustard, Olive Oil and Vinegar, or Cherry Vinaigrette.

Dressings

Hot Bacon, Mediterranean, Balsamic, Cherry Vinaigrette, Honey Lime, Pear Gorgonzola, Ranch, 
Cayenne Ranch, Oil & Vinegar

Burgers

Portobello Burger $8

Crispy Portobello fries, parmesan cheese, pesto aioli, tomato and arugula. Served on a Kaiser roll.

Scoville Tuna Burger $8

Ahi tuna steak burger, grilled to your liking with arugula,tomato and smothered in habanero sauce. Served on a Kaiser roll .

Turkey Club Burger $8

Turkey, avocado, tomato, melted smoked gouda, bacon, arugula and tomato. Served on a pretzel bun.

Patty Melt $8

1/3 pound burger with melted Swiss, topped with Portobello fries and onion rings. Served on multigrain toast.

Olive Burger $8

Kalamata and green olives, brie cheese, arugula and tomato. Served on a Kaiser roll.

Loaded Chili Cheese Burger $8

1/3 pound burger with melted habanero cheese, Jalapeños and smothered in chili and queso cheese, served on a Kaiser roll.

Gardella Burger $9

1/3 pound burger topped with smoked gouda, bacon, ham and a fried egg, served on a pretzel bun. Grilled to your liking.

 

 

 

* Ask your server about menu items that are cooked to order or served raw. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

Sandwiches

Egg Sandwich $7

Two eggs served over medium with  cheddar. Served on toasted multigrain with your choice of ham, bacon or sausage.

 

The Cuban $8

Pulled pork, ham, pickles and Swiss cheese. Served on multigrain bread. Recommended Mrs. Dog’s Mustard.

 

The Club $9

Ham, bacon and chicken tripled stacked between multigrain and sourdough along with Swiss, cheddar, gouda, arugula and tomato.

 

Ham Sandwich $8

Ham, Swiss cheese, arugula, tomato and red onion on a pretzel bun.

 

Della Dog $7

Beer steamed kielbasa drizzled with  baked beans, chopped pickles, onions  and melted cheddar. Served on French bread.

 

French Dip $8

Slow roasted brisket with melted Swiss on French bread. Served with horseradish aioli.

 

Pork Sandwich $8

Pulled pork, bacon, cheddar, creamy coleslaw and red onion. Served on a Kaiser roll with BBQ.

 

Classic Chicken Salad Sandwich $7

Simple chicken salad made with celery and grapes. Topped with cheddar, bacon, arugula and tomato. Served on a Kaiser roll.

 

Monte Cristo $8

Sourdough bread dipped in egg and fried golden. Ham, bacon, melted Swiss, topped with powder sugar and Michigan dried cherries. Ask your server for cherry vinaigrette or Michigan maple.

 

Catch Of The Day $9

Our famous fried perch along with cheddar, corn salad, arugula and tomatoes. Served on a French roll.

 

Shrimp Po’ Boy $9

Crispy Cajun shrimp, melted habanero cheese, creamy coleslaw, arugula and tomatoes. Served on a French roll.

 

Grilled Cheese

Caprese $6

Grilled tomato, pesto, arugula, mozzarella and feta cheeses on toasted multigrain bread.

 

Jalapeño Popper $6

Cheddar and habanero cheeses plus Jalapeño on toasted sourdough. Served with queso cheese for dipping.

 

Old Smoky $6

Melted gouda and parmesan with grilled apple on toasted Multigrain.

 

 

Flatbreads and Dinner

Chicken Cordon Bleu Flatbread $8

Crispy fried chicken, ham and bacon topped with Swiss arugula, tomatoes and Mrs. Dog’s Mustard.

Margherita Flatbread $7

Pesto, mozzarella and parmesan cheese topped with grilled tomatoes, arugula and drizzled with a balsamic reduction.
Chicken $2

Grilled Garlic Shrimp or Bacon $3

Tuna Melt Flatbread $9

Blackened Ahi tuna steak, homemade extra chunky tartar, cheddar, red onion, tomato and arugula.

Fish N’ Chips $12

A Gardella’s 15 year staple! Drake’s dipped lake perch, waffle fries and coleslaw.

 

Cheesy Potatoes

Think the largest tater tot you have ever seen starting with gouda, cheddar and brie cheeses mixed in with our homemade mashed potatoes, dipped in egg wash and sent to the fryer.

Try it smothered one of three different ways.

The Classic $6

Queso cheese, gravy, and a fried egg cooked to your liking.

Briskateer $8

Slow roasted brisket, gravy, queso cheese, onion rings and Portobello fries.

Ms. Piggy $8

Crispy bacon and kielbasa smothered in baked beans and queso cheese.

 

Sides

 

 

All meals come with our famous homemade chips and a pickle. Be sure to let your server know if you would like to substitute.

Baked Potato $1.50

Served with butter and sour cream.

Add Bacon $2

Add any cheese $1

Creamy Coleslaw $2

Seasonal Fresh Fruit $3

Onion Rings $2.50

Waffle Fries and Gravy $2.50

Campfire Green Beans $3