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HOUSE TAPS

ABE LIGHT AMERICAN LIGHT LAGER
4.5% ABV 32 IBU
A light lager with aromas of lemon, fresh bread, and a hint of resin. Flavours of biscuity malts with a soft lemon backing Clean, refreshing, and easy-drinking.
$7.75 (16 oz) / $5.50 (12 oz)

1857 KOLSCH-STYLE LAGERED ALE
4.8% ABV 25 IBU
Our rendition of the classic Cologne ale is light, easy-drinking, crisp, and refreshing. Features aromas and flavours from generous amounts of Pilsner malt, with soft bread & slight herbal notes.
$7.75 (16 oz) / $5.50 (12 oz)

TRANSATLANTIC PALE ALE
6.0% ABV 45 IBU
Offers plenty for hop lovers while a juicy, sweet, drinkable body shines through. Notes of white grapefruit, peach, and sweet berries with a subtle bready touch. Brewed with UK malts & American hops.
$8.50 (16 oz) / $7.25 (12 oz)

GROUNDS FOR APPEAL COFFEE PALE ALE
5.5% ABV
Pale orange with a slight haze. Features an earthy. Fruit-forward coffee aroma with notes of blueberries, citrus, and chocolate. Slightly bitter with a kick of mosaic hops balanced by warming coffee flavour.
$8.25 (16 oz) / $6 (12 oz)

BUGGYWHIP AMERICAN IPA
6.3% ABV 60 IBU
Delightfully juicy and dangerously crushable with citrus-forward flavour and balanced bitterness. Aromas of ripe honeydew and citrus, with notes of white grapefruit, clementine, sherbert, and pine.
$8.50 (16 oz) / $7.25 (12 oz)

GUEST TAPS

SPARKLING DRY CIDER
6.7% ABV | KW CRAFT CIDER, WATERLOO, ON
$9 (16 oz) / $7.50 (12 oz)

OAKED CIDER
6.7% ABV | KW CRAFT CIDER, WATERLOO, ON
$9 (16 oz) / $7.50 (12 oz)

FICKLE MISTRESS
5.2% ABV | BLOCK 3 BREWING CO., ST JACOBS, ON
$8.50 (16 oz) / $7.25 (12 oz)

ANDERSON AMBER
4.6% ABV | ANDERSON CRAFT ALES, LONDON, ON
$8.50 (16 oz) / $7.25 (12 oz)

WELLINGTON CASK FEST BROWN ALE
5.1% ABV | ELORA BREWING COMPANY, ELORA, ON
$8.50 (16 oz) / $7.25 (12 oz)

BLACK SWAN PORTER
6.6% ABV | BLACK SWAN BREW COMPANY, STRATFORD, ON
$8.50 (16 oz) / $7.25 (12 oz)

FROM THE BAR

ELDERFLOWER & BLUEBERRY LEMONADE 
Beatties potato vodka / St. Germain elderflower liqueur / blueberry, caradmom and & lemon syrup / lemon juice / club soda
$11 (2.25 oz)

PINEAPPLE & TARRAGIN
Tanqueray gin / Cointreau orange liqueur / pineapple juice / lime juice / orange zest syrup / fresh tarragon
$11 (2 oz)

BLACK RASPBERRY BOURBON SOUR 
Woodford bourbon / Chambord / egg white / raspberry & cinnamon syrup / lemon juice
 $12 (2 oz)

CAFé 43 
Reposado tequila / Patron XO Cafe / Licor 43 / Espresso / Aztec Chocolate Bitters
$12 (2 oz)

AMAR'OL FASHIONED 
vanilla infused Collingwood rye / Averna amaro / clove maple syrup / black walnut bitters
$12 (2 oz)

WARMING CIDER
amber rum / Disaronno Amaretto / warmed apple cider / lemon juice / turbinado syrup
$12 (2 oz)

HOUSE SANGRIA 
red OR white wine / fruit & citrus liqueurs / citrus juice / macerated fruit / gingerale
$9 (1 oz + 4 oz)

HOUSE RAIL MIXED DRINKS
rye / gin / vodka / rum / tequila
 $7 (1 oz) [extra shot $3.50]

WINE

PINOT NOIR
TAWSE WINERY, NIAGARA VQA, ON
$13 (5oz) / $19 (8oz) / $59 (bottle)

MONTEPULCIANO D'ABRUZZO DOC ORGANIC
PASSIONE NATURA, "LUPI REALTI" ITALY  
$7 (5oz) / $10 (8oz) / $30 (bottle)

CABERNET SAUVIGNON
GNARLY HEAD, MANTECA, CA  
$8 (5oz) / $12 (8oz) / $39 (bottle)

ROSE
OGIER VENTOUX, FRANCE 
$7 (5oz) / $12 (8oz) / $37 (bottle)

CHARDONNAY
GNARLY HEAD, MANTECA, CA  
$8 (5oz) / $12 (8oz) / $39 (bottle)

SAUVIGNON BLANC
SMOKING LOON, CA
$8 (5oz) / $13 (8oz) / $40 (bottle)

PINOT GRIGIO
BARONE MONTALTO, ITALY
$6 (5oz) / $9 (8oz) / $27 (bottle)

NON-SPIRITED DRINKS

FOUNTAIN POP (bottomless) $3.50
coke / diet / sprite / ginger ale

APPLE / ORANGE / PINEAPPLE / CRANBERRY / PERRIER $3.50

MILK / CHOCOLATE MILK $3

LATTE / CAPPUCCINO $5

ESPRESSO / AMERICANO $4

STARTERS & SHAREABLES

NACHOS | $18
Woodey's Craft Chippery corn tortilla chips / pickled jalapenos / cheddar, mozzarella, monterey jack cheeses / fresh pico de gallo / cilantro crema / green onions
Nacho Upgrades:

+ extra cheese | $3
+ bacon & onion jam | $4
+ chicken | $4
+ charred corn salsa | $3
+ guacamole | $4
+ short rib | $5

BEER CHEESE DIP 
| $10
craft beer cheese dip / choice of plain OR cheese pretzel 
+ extra pretzel | $4

BREWER'S POUTINE | $12
fresh-cut house-made fries / house beer gravy / cheese curds / green onion

TRUFFLE PARM FRIES | $15
fresh-cut house-made fries / grated grana padano cheese / truffle oil / garlic aioli

SPICY SHRIMP CROSTINI | $14
shrimp / tomato concassse / parsley / potato chive crostini

CHICKEN WINGS | $18
1 lb of breaded fried chicken wings / blue cheese OR ranch dressing / crudités
Choice of Sauce: dry cajun / salt & pepper / beer BBQ / buffalo / Frank's & blue / honey sriracha / abenator (hot) / jerk / sweet Thai chili / honey garlic

CAULIFLOWER WINGS | $14
battered and fried cauliflower / blue cheese OR ranch dressing / crudités
Choice of Sauce: dry cajun / beer BBQ / buffalo / Frank's & blue / honey sriracha / abenator (hot) / jerk / sweet Thai chili / honey garlic

SURF & TURF TACOS (3) | $16
braised beef short rib / cajun shrimp / charred corn salsa / lemon butter slaw / pickled jalapeños / cilantro crema / flour tortilla

SWEET POTATO TACOS (3) | 
$15
black bean / sweet potato / pico de gallo / crispy onions / cilantro cream / flour tortilla

SALADS

HOUSE SALAD | $7 (small) / $11(large)
spring mix / arugula / heirloom tomatoes / red onion / radish / shaved carrot / red pepper / house vinaigrette
Salad Upgrades:
+ bacon | $2
+ chicken / fried chicken | $4
+ sautéed shrimp (4) | $7

CAESAR SALAD | $8 (small) / $12 (large)
romaine lettuce / smoked caesar dressing / croutons / bacon / shaved grana padano
Salad Upgrades:
+ extra bacon | $2

+ chicken | $4
+ sautéed shrimp (4) | $7

BURGERS & HANDHELDS

All handhelds & burgers include a choice side of fresh-cut fries OR house fresh salad. Upgrade to Caesar salad or Sweet Potato Fries for $3.

CHICKEN CALI WRAP | $16
grilled chicken breast / maple bacon / aged cheddar / romaine / roma tomato / guacamole / chipotle aioli

FRIED CHICKEN SANDWICH | $18
buttermilk fried chicken / romaine lettuce / tomato / pickle / dijon mayo / locally sourced  pretzel bun

SHORT RIB GRILLED CHEESE | $17
beer braised beef short rib / potato chive bread / smoked cheddar / horseradish aioli

CLASSIC ABE BURGER | $14
4 oz smash patty (locally sourced ground chuck) / arugula / tomato / red onion / pickle / horseradish aïoli / locally sourced pretzel bun
Burger Upgrades:
+ add cheese (swiss/cheddar)  | $2
+ fried egg | $2
+ bacon | $3
+ extra 4oz patty | $4
+ short rib $3

THE SADDLED-UP BURGER | $23
two 4oz smash patties (locally sourced ground chuck) / beer BBQ / whipped goat cheese / maple bacon / fried onion / short rib / horseradish aioli /  pretzel bun

BACON & BLUE BURGER | $17
4oz smash patty (locally sourced ground chuck) / bacon & onion jam / blue cheese / tomato / arugula / horseradish aioli / pretzel bun

NORTHERN ABE BURGER | $18
4oz smash patty (locally sourced ground chuck) / peameal bacon / roasted mushroom / swiss / house gravy / pretzel bun

BLACK BEAN VEGGIE BURGER | $16
herbed & seasoned black bean patty / arugula / tomatoes / fried onion / garlic aioli / pretzel bun

GILGEROI TOAST | $15
marinated cabbage / shredded carrots / green onion / scrambled egg / swiss cheese / on potato chive toast

MAINS & DAILY FEATURES

MUSHROOM FARFALLE | $16
herb roasted cremini mushrooms / truffle oil / arugula / grana padano / cherry tomatoes 
+ chicken | $4
+ sautéed shrimp | $7

SLOW COOKED PORK RIBS | $17 (half rack) $21 (full rack)
beer BBQ / fresh-cut fries / coleslaw / fried onion

KOREAN BBQ SALMON | $24

bulgogi glazed atlantic salmon / portabello mushroom / eggplant / bok choy / basmati rice

STEAK FRITES | $25
6oz AAA flat iron steak / fresh-cut fries / chimichurri / garlic aioli

DESSERTS

CHOCOLATE TORTE | $8
home made chocolate torte / raspberry puree / vanilla ice cream

THE "EVELYN" | $10
homemade peanut butter cheesecake / brownie chunks / candied peanuts / caramel / chocolate ganache

 

 

 

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Please note that an 18% gratuity will apply to all tables of 8 guests or more.

Thank you to our local partners Grainharvest Breadhouse, Woodeys Craft Chippery & Reinstone Farms.