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Grapevine Cafe

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APPETIZERS‏
$11.95
BBQ Shrimp Grape Vine
Messy, but oh, so decadent. Half pound of large shrimp with “heads on” cooked in our special sauce
$10.95
Crabcakes
2 fried or grilled cakes served with roasted garlic aioli
$9.95
Firecracker Shrimp
Grilled jumbo shrimp with caramelized onion and sweet peppers with a zesty sweet and sour glaze
$9.95
Shrimp Grapevine
Shrimp baked delicately in olive oil, garlic and a touch of Italian spices, topped with bread crumbs and grated pecorino romano cheese
$8.95
Crabmeat Stuffed Mushrooms
Baked or fried
$8.95
Crawfish Cornbread
Crawfish cornbread sauced with crawfish etouffee’
$8.95
Eggplant Wheels
Two eggplant medallions fried golden brown and topped with choice of sauce
$8.95
Fried or Grilled Shrimp
Served with house remoulade sauce
$7.75
Chicken Tenders
Breast strips‏ fried or grilled and served with potato chips or creole potato salad
$6.95
Portabella Mushroom Fries
Served with‏ roasted garlic aioli
SANDWICHES
Served lunch only 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Tuesday-Saturday
Sandwiches served on buttery croissant or French bread with side of mayonnaise, mustard, lettuce, tomato, red onions and provolone or cheddar cheese. choice of potato salad, potato chips or rotini noodles.
$7.95
Buttery croissant
French bread
Provolone
Cheddar cheese
Potato salad
Potato chips
Rotini noodles
Hamburger
$8.50
Buttery croissant
French bread
Provolone
Cheddar cheese
Potato salad
Potato chips
Rotini noodles
Chicken Breast
Grilled or fried
$8.95
Buttery croissant
French bread
Provolone
Cheddar cheese
Potato salad
Potato chips
Rotini noodles
Shrimp
Grilled or fried
SOUPS‏
Gumbo served with rice and potato salad
Cup $5.25
Bowl $10.95
Seafood Corn Bisque
Cup $5.95
Bowl $11.95
Turtle Soup
Cup $5.50
Bowl $11.95
Hen and Andouille Gumbo
Cup $5.50
Bowl $11.95
Seafood Gumbo
Shrimp, okra, crab
SALADS
Organic spring mix lettuces, shredded parmesan cheese, tomato, red onions, pickled okra, cucumber.
$10.95
Chicken Breast Salad
Grilled or fried
$11.95
Shrimp Salad
Grilled or fried
$12.95
Half and Half Salad
Grilled or fried
$14.95
Ahi Tuna Steak Salad
$25.95
Filet Mignon Salad
$13.95
Pasta Grapevine
Rotini noodles tossed in our homemade vinaigrette dressing. 8 oz. Choice center cut topped with choice of grilled or fried chicken breast, shrimp or crawfish tails. Served cold with grilled vegetables and shredded parmesan cheese.
PASTAS‏
All pastas served with house salad
$15.95
Cajun Surf and Turf Pasta
Shrimp and tasso tossed in a cream sauce and served over linguine
$14.95
Herb Encrusted Parmesan Chicken
Served on a bed of angel hair pasta set in our signature red sauce and topped with parmesan cheese
POULTRY AND MEAT
All entrees are served with house salad, rough mashed potatoes and vegetable du jour
$20.95
Oven Roasted Duckling
Half duck slow roasted with herbs and spices. Served with cane syrup pepper jelly glaze
$15.95
Crawfish or Crabmeat Stuffed Chicken Breast
Crawfish or crabmeat stuffing between grilled or fried chicken breasts. Topped with choice of sauce
Spinach and Andouille Stuffed Chicken Breast 14.95
Spinach and andouille stuffing between grilled chicken breasts. Topped with lemon butter sauce
$13.95
Chicken Breast
Two chicken breasts topped with smothered onions and mushrooms grilled or fried
$27.95
Filet Mignon
Eight ounce choice center cut beef tenderloin. Plain or peppercorn encrusted
$15.95
Hamburger Steak
Topped with red sauce or brown gravy with smothered onions and mushrooms
$16.95
Pork Medallions
Grilled and topped with fig or blackberry preserves or smothered onions and mushrooms
$26.95
Ribeye
14 ounce choice ribeye, plain or peppercorn encrusted
SEAFOOD‏
$15.95
Catfish Fillet
Grilled or fried, topped with your choice of sauce
$19.95
Crabmeat Stuffed Fish of the Day
Crabmeat stuffing between grilled fish fillets. Topped with choice of sauce
$20.95
Crabcake Dinner
3 fried‏ or grilled crabcakes, topped with garlic aioli
$19.95
Crabmeat Stuffed Portabella Mushroom with Grilled Shrimp
Portabella mushroom‏ cap with crabmeat stuffing topped with lemon butter sauce and grilled shrimp
$17.95
Crabmeat Stuffed Eggplant Wheels
Served over angel hair pasta set in our signature red sauce or topped with crabmeat au gratin and served with potato and vegetable du jour
$15.95
Crawfish or Shrimp Pie
Crawfish or shrimp etouffee nestled between puff pastry
$15.95
Crawfish Bisque
Delicious stuffed crawfish heads in bisque sauce, served with rice
$16.95
Crawfish or Shrimp Half and Half
Half etouffee, half fried
$17.95
Crawfish Cornbread with Grilled or Fried Catfish Fillet
$19.95
Crawfish Cornbread with Fish of the Day
Sauced with crawfish or shrimp etouffeé
WINES
By the glass
$6.50
Prosecco Sparkling Wine
$7.50
Coppola Chardonnay
$7.00
Coppola Sauvignon Blanc
$6.75
Coppola Bianco Pinot Grigio
$6.75
Chateau St. Michelle Riesling
$5.00
Raywood White Zinfandel
$7.00
Red Diamond Merlot
$7.95
Coppola Pinot Noir
$7.50
14 Hands Cabernet Sauvignon
BEER‏
$3.00
Budweiser
$3.00
Bud Light
$3.00
Miller Light
$3.00
Coors Light
$3.50
Abita Amber
$3.50
Turbo Dog
$2.50
O’Doul's
$3.50
Corona
$3.50
Michelob Ultra
$3.50
St. Pauli Girl
BEVERAGES & COFFEE
$1.95
Iced Tea
$2.25
Raspberry Iced Tea
$1.50
Hot or Herbal Tea
$2.35
Fresh Squeezed Lemonade
$1.95
Sodas
$1.75
Orange
Cranberry
Pineapple
Juice
$1.00
Bottled Water
$1.75
Pellegrino Sparkling Water
Small
$4.95
Pellegrino Sparkling Water
Large
$2.25
Hot Cocoa
PRICE RANGE
US$0
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

We visit New Orleans frequently and always make time to drive up the river road to Donaldsonville just to eat at the Grapevine Cafe. Servers are always friendly and efficient, and while it can get loud due to the acoustics, it still has a welcoming...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CaliforniaHoosier
Reviewed 28 October 2018

This is arguably the best place to eat in Donaldsonville. My wife and I ate there last evening and the food and wine was excellent. My wife had the corn and shrimp soup and I had a cup of the soup and a tuna salad....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Bubby N
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We had a group of about 25 for an Anniversary Lunch this past Saturday. The staff was fantastic. Service was quick and professional. They also didn't mind splitting the bill three ways. I've eaten here numerous times, and thoroughly enjoy it every time. I had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank babyboy7
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I've been several times and tried different menu items each time. The food is always so good. There is something for everyone on the menu. Get the bread pudding for dessert, even if you have to take it home in your pocket. You won't regret...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Jill B
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Jennifer is an outstanding waitress. I went off the grid to eat Turtle Soup on our way to the Saints final preseason game. Food was fantastic, did not any additional seasoning on the Red Fish dishes. Just awesome!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank A M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We went to celebrate my granddaughter's birthday. The food was excellent and the service was great. I had the redfish stuffed with spinach and audouille.AMAZING my daughter in law had grilled fish stuffed with crabmeat she said it was amazing. Please try there bread pudding...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JULIE B
Reviewed 11 August 2018

This place was highly recommended as a very fine local restaurant. It was quite good. The service was great, especially considering we were there on a Friday evening. It was recommended that we get reservations, and I'm glad we did. They were packed. The ambience...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ken B
Reviewed 6 August 2018

After learning about this place from "The 225 Magazines Places Worth The Drive" for from Baton Rouge,we just found the time to see what all the fuss was about.Am I glad we did!We will come back with a larger crew next time to share this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DougBen
Reviewed 31 July 2018

In a tiny town, off the beaten path I would think. Stopped on a whim and had the best portabella fries I have ever had. Local noontime crowd a bit loud in old brick building with wood floors, but menu had something for everyone, including...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank WyoGal143
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

It is worth the drive to go to this restaurant in Donaldsonville, LA. The downtown area is pretty “dead”, lots of closed storefronts. This restaurant seems to be thriving. It was packed with people, and for good reason -the food is phenomenal! The homemade blue...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Janespains
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