Menu

Restaurant Menu

Appetizers

Vorspeisen

$19.95German Sampler

(6) Mini Wurst, (4) Kraut Balls, (2) Reuben Rolls, (1) German Pretzel with Cheese, and (2) Potato Pancakes. Served with dipping sauces. Serves up to 4 people

$9.95Kraut Balls (6)

Our chef’s specialty! Ground beef and pork, sauerkraut, and seasonings mixed with cream cheese then rolled in bread crumbs.

$9.95Reuben Rolls (3)

Our spin on an eggroll! Corned beef, sauerkraut, and Swiss cheese wrapped and deep-fried. Served with Thousand Island dipping sauce.

$9.95Potato Pancakes (4)

Homemade and fried to a golden brown. Served with apple butter.

$8.95Mozzarella Sticks (8)

Deep-fried and served with marinara.

$9.95Escargot Stuffed Mushrooms* (6)

Baked mushrooms stuffed with escargot.

$9.95Fresh Shrimp Cocktail*

Shrimp cooked in citrus juices, chilled, and served with cocktail sauce.

$9.95German Pretzel

Giant soft pretzel served with cheese.

$8.95The "Wurst" Appetizer

Mini Bratwurst, Bockwurst, and Knockwurst. Includes 3 of each on a bed of sauerkraut with hot mustard.

$9.95Pesto Bruschetta

French bread covered with our homemade pesto and topped with a roma tomato slice and bubbly mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses.

$8.95Spinach Artichoke Dip

Homemade spinach artichoke dip served with dark German bread.

Form the Garden

Aus Dem Garten

$9.95Soup & Salad Bar

“Best in the Midwest”

Create your own bountiful salad from fresh, crisp lettuce and vegetables. Choose from a variety of homemade salads and soups. Add in homemade bread, turnip slaw, and pickled herring, and it truly is the Best in the Midwest.

$5.95Haus Salad*

A flavorful blend of crisp lettuce topped with fresh tomatoes, bacon crumbles, a blend of shredded cheese, and your choice of dressing.

$8.95Chef Salad*

Crispy garden greens topped with julienne ham, turkey, and cheese, garnished with tomato and egg wedges. Served with your choice of dressing.
Add chicken (grilled or fried) - $10.95

$8.95Summer Salad*

Fresh seasonal fruit and feta cheese served with raspberry vinaigrette dressing.
Add chicken (grilled or fried) - $10.95

$13.95Stuffed Grilled Portabellas

Two marinated portabella mushroom caps stuffed with grilled peppers, squash, and topped with melted provolone cheese. Served with your choice of regular side.

$13.95Gruner Spinat Casserole

Creamed spinach with eggs, mushrooms, and onions and topped with melted provolone cheese. Served with tossed salad and your choice of regular side.

Soup

Suppe

Soup of the Day

Ask your server for today’s selection Bowl - $3.95 | Cup - $2.95

Germen Specialties

Deutsche Spezialitaten

All entrées include tossed salad. Substitute Soup & Salad bar for the tossed salad for $3.95. Substitute a German specialty side for $1.00.

$18.95Goulash

Spatzle (homemade German noodles) smothered with our deliciously seasoned beef chunks simmered in a rich wine sauce; served with a regular side.

$20.95Sauerbraten

Tender beef marinated with a sweet & sour wine gravy. Served with two regular sides.

$23.95Weiner Schnitzel

A generous portion of choice tender veal steak dipped in egg batter and bread crumbs, then fried to a golden brown. Served with your choice of two regular sides.
Ala Holstein - $25.95

$19.95Schweine Schnitzel

A delicious pork tenderloin breaded and pan-fried. Served with your choice of two regular sides.

$24.95German Sampler Platter

Choice of 3 Different Meats: Goulash, Sauerbraten, Wiener Schnitzel, Schweine Schnitzel, Kassler Rippchen, Bratwurst, Knackwurst, and Bockwurst. Served with German fries and one regular side.
Served with all 8 Meats (large enough for 2) - $46.95

$25.95Beef Rolladen

Rolled sirloin tips stuffed with bacon, green peppers, onion, mushrooms, and a Gherkin pickle. Served with potato glaze and a regular side.

$18.95Pork Ribs

Tuesday Nights Only - With mashed potatoes and sauerkraut.

$16.95The Bratzel

(Indiana’s #1 Sandwich)

A jumbo salted pretzel lightly covered with sauerkraut, two Merkley Bratwursts, and a drizzle of honey mustard sauce. Served with German fries.

$13.95Kassler Rippchen

A hickory-smoked meaty pork chop served with German fries and our homemade, marinated sweet & sour sauerkraut.
Add a second chop - $16.95

$19.95Wurst Platter*

Three large, delicious sausages (one of each) served on a bed of our homemade kraut with German fries. Bratwurst, Bockwurst, and Knackwurst.

$15.95Knachwurst*

All pork cured and smoked sausage highlighted with garlic. Served with German fries and sauerkraut.

$15.95Bratwurst*

All pork sausage with a noticeable onion flavor cooked to perfection. Served with German fries and sauerkraut.

$15.95Bockwurst*

All pork mild flavored German sausage accented with chives and parsley. Served with German fries and sauerkraut.

Seafood

Meeresfriichte

All entrées include a tossed salad and one regular side item. Substitute Soup & Salad bar for the tossed salad for $3.95. Substitute a German Specialty side for $1.00.

Add a shrimp skewer to any meal for $5.99.

$19.95Crab Cakes (2)

Seasoned crab cakes loaded with sweet tender crab meat. Pan-fried to a golden brown and served with dill sauce.

$19.95Fried Shrimp

Hand-breaded and deep-fried.

$22.95Salmon*

A flavorful Icelandic fish steak broiled and served with our own dill sauce.

$19.95Tilapia*

Served steamed or broiled and topped with butter and almonds.

$19.95Shrimp Skewers

3 skewers of 3 juicy shrimp wrapped in bacon and smothered in a house-made sauce.

Steaks

Steaks

All entrées include a tossed salad and one regular side item. Substitute Soup & Salad bar for the tossed salad for $3.95. Substitute a German Specialty side for $1.00.

$19.95Flame Grilled Top Sirloin*

Tender, juicy USDA Certified Angus Beef® grilled just the way you like it! 8 oz.

Filet Mignon*

A succulent, tender filet seasoned and broiled to your desire.
King Cut (9 oz.) - $29.95
Queen Cut (7 oz.) - $25.95

Ribeye*

A USDA Prime Cut boneless, flavorful steak, broiled to perfection.
14 oz. - $32.95
10 oz. - $28.95

Prime Rib*

Melt-in-your-mouth prime rib cooked to your desire. Served in au jus with horseradish sauce Burgermeister cut (12 oz.) - $23.95
Frau or Fraulein (10 oz.) - $21.95

$23.95Pork Chop Special

Wednesday and Saturday Evenings Only
Two inch thick, center-cut, hickory-smoked and served with our own BBQ sauce.

Local Favorites

Lokal Favoriten

All entrées include a tossed salad and one regular side item.
Substitute Soup & Salad bar for the tossed salad for $3.95. Substitute a German Specialty side for $1.00.

Quarter Chicken

Deep-fried to perfection using our famous house recipe since 1961.
Dark - $10.95 | White - $11.95

$15.95Turkey Pot Pie

Puff pastry boat full of Farbest turkey, peas, carrots, and potatoes in a rich turkey sauce.

$11.95Chicken Livers or Gizzards

Hand-battered and pan-fried like Grandma made.
Get as an appetizer with no side $9.95

$12.95Ground Sirloin

7 oz. ground sirloin broiled to perfection.

$11.95Chicken Strips

Tender strips of chicken breaded and deep-fried to perfection.
Get as an appetizer with no side $9.95

$12.95Roast Beef

(After 4 p.m. only)
Sliced bread topped with tender, slow-roasted beef, gravy, and mashed potatoes.

Regular Sides

Seiten

$4.95German Fries

$4.95Red Cabbage*

$4.95American Fries

$4.95Cole Slaw*

$4.95Mashed Potatoes*

After 4:00pm

$4.95French Fries

$4.95Steamed vegetables*

$4.95Baked Potato*

$4.95Tossed Salad

$4.95Green Beans*

$4.95Sauerkraut*

$4.95Rice*

$4.95Turnip Slaw*

Made in house.

$4.95Applesauce*

$4.95Jell-O*

$4.95Hot-German Potato Salad*

German Sides

Deutsche Seiten

$5.95Stuffed Baked Potato

Filled with cheese, bacon, and chives.

$5.95Spatzle

(German Noodles)

Made in our kitchen with a special machine imported from Germany.

$5.95Potato Pancakes (2)

Our special recipe served with apple butter.

$5.95Potato Glaze

A potato dumpling ball centered with bread crumbs and covered in sauerbraten gravy. Deliciously yummy!

$5.95Gruner Spinat Casserole

Creamed spinach with eggs, mushrooms, and onions then topped with melted provolone cheese.

Desserts

Nachspeise

Remember to save room!

Ask about our Special Cheesecakes & Homemade Pies!

$5.95German Chocolate Pie or Hot Apple Strudel

Served with cinnamon ice cream - $6.95

$3.95Coconut Creme Pie

American Sandwiches

Amerikanisches Sandwich

Served with a regular side item of your choice. Add our Salad Bar to any sandwich for $5.95. Sandwich only: deduct $2.00.

$8.95Tenderloin

Your choice of grilled or breaded tenderloin.

$9.95Patty Melt

6 oz. ground beef topped with melted Swiss and American cheeses and grilled onions.

$8.95Hamburger

6 oz. lean ground beef hand-pattied and dressed the way you like it.
With cheese - $9.95

$9.95Club

Three slices of toasted bread layered with turkey, ham, and bacon then topped with lettuce, tomato, cheese, and mayo.

$9.95Prime Rib

Sliced prime rib on a hoagie with au jus.

$7.95B.L.T.

Crisp bacon, fresh lettuce, and juicy tomato topped with mayo and served on toasted bread.

$7.95Hot Ham & Cheese

Shaved ham topped with melted cheese.

$9.95Dixie Fish

A crispy breaded fish fillet served on a bun with tartar sauce.

$8.95Broiled Chicken Breast Sandwich

A plump chicken breast broiled to perfection. Served on a bun and dressed the way you like it.

German Sandwiches

Deutsches Sandwich

$9.95Reuben

Corned beef, Swiss cheese, and kraut served on grilled rye bread with German fries and pickles.
Vegetarian Style - $8.95

$7.95Brat, Knack, or Bock Sandwich

One link of your choice served on a rye bun with German fries and a cup of sauerkraut.

$7.95Mini Bratzel

One bratwurst on a pretzel bun covered with sauerkraut and drizzled with honey mustard sauce. Served with your choice of regular side item.

$9.95German Tenderloin

Grilled or fried tenderloin topped with cheese and crisp bacon, dressed the way you like it! Served with a regular side of your choice.

$8.95Sauerbraten

A German-style marinated roast beef smothered with a thick wine-vinegar gravy. Served with a regular side item of your choice.

$10.95Alpine Burger

6 oz. ground beef topped with melted Swiss cheese and mushrooms. Served with a regular side item of your choice.

$10.95Schnitzel Burger

6 oz. ground beef topped with melted cheese and crisp bacon on a toasted bun. Served with a regular side item of your choice.

Kids

Kinder

Under 10 years of age only.
Served with French fries and applesauce.

Add Baked Potato - $0.50 | Add Salad Bar $3.00

$7.95Salad Bar as a Meal

$7.95Hamburger

$7.95Cheeseburger

$7.95Bratwurst

$7.95Chicken Drumstick

$7.95Two Chicken Strips

$7.95Grilled Cheese

$7.95Mini Corn Dogs

Late Breakfast

Spates Fruhstuck

Served from 8:00am - 11:00am

$9.95Spates Fruhstuck

Two country-fresh eggs with your choice of bacon or sausage with German fries and toast.

*Please note: The following items are gluten-free. They are free of bread, bacon, and salad dressing.

Warning: Consuming raw or undercooked eggs, meat, poultry, seafood or shellfish may increase your risk of food borne illness.