Second Empire Restaurant and Tavern

For reservations or any other assistance, please call (919) 829-3663. Fine Dining in Raleigh NC
At the Historic Dodd-Hinsdale House
330 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: (919) 829-3663
Offering:
  • Weddings
  • Special Events
  • Chef's Table
  • Award winning cuisine

  • Tavern Menu

    2018

    Appetizers

    LATIN SEASONED GRILLED SHRIMP & SMOKED TROUT PHYLLO CIGAR
    black bean & plantain salad, corn, jicama, heirloom tomatoes, serrano pepper, gem lettuce, avocado puree, mole sauce $14

    AHI TUNA TARTARE*
    napa cabbage kimchi, cucumber, daikon radish, seaweed, spicy mung beans, celery root slaw, roasted pineapple ginger vinaigrette $15

    BRAISED MISSISSIPPI RABBIT & RED QUINOA SALAD
    roasted sweet potato & farro salad, golden raisins, savoy cabbage, field peas, frisse lettuce, grain mustard orange vinaigrette $14

    HARRINGTON SUMMER SALAD
    local blue sky farms lettuce, tuscan kale, prosciutto crisps, beets, feta, tomatoes, cucumbers, radish, croutons, citrus honey tahini dressing $13

    CRISPY “PEPSI-COLA” BRAISED BEELER FARMS PORK BELLY
    fried green tomato, baby turnips & grilled leeks, navy beans, crowder peas, pimento cheese, cider vinegar jus $15

    LOBSTER & CORN EMPANADA
    black beans & grilled leeks, heirloom tomatoes, napa cabbage, local peas, cojito cheese, pineapple salad, red bell pepper & tomatillo vinaigrette $18

    CITRUS & ROSEMARY GRILLED GEORGIA QUAIL
    fava beans & pearl barley salad, creamy mozzarella, heirloom tomatoes, fennel, gem lettuce, green olive egg salad, ginger molasses vinaigrette $15

    EMPIRE BABY MESCLUN SALAD
    curly lettuce, red haze leaf, frisée, radicchio, belgian endive, red oak, fenberg, dill, shallot dijon vinaigrette $12

    POINT JUDITH RHODE ISLAND CRISPY CALAMARI
    lightly seasoned cornmeal flour, zingy mayo dipping sauce $12

    CLASSIC “330” FRENCH ONION SOUP
    caramelized spanish onions, gruyere cheese, toasted herb croutons, rich broth $11

    ENTRÉES

    GRILLED HARISSA SEASONED BARRAMUNDI
    bucatini pasta & pesto, citrus braised tuscan kale, turnip puree, cauliflower ratatouille, eggplant, herb & saffron jus $26

    GRILLED BLACK ANGUS BEEF N.Y. STRIP*
    cannellini bean & sweet potatoes, bacon, melted saffron leeks, garlicky asparagus, fennel slaw, ginger molasses jus $37

    CITRUS & HERB GRILLED SWORDFISH*
    smoked oyster mushrooms & chorizo risotto, garlicky broccolini, rutabaga puree, celery root & cantaloupe slaw, corn lemongrass jus $26

    ROASTED SPRINGER FARM’S CHICKEN BREAST
    sautéed gnocchi & chestnut mushrooms, bok choy, zucchini, baby turnips, goat cheese, roasted red pepper jus $24

    PAN ROASTED JUMBO LUMP CRABCAKE
    soft polenta & ricotta, haricot verts, edamame, collard greens, orange & date salad, gem lettuce, apple curry cream $28

    EMPIRE SEAFOOD PAELLA
    steamed mussels, scallops, seasonal fish, shrimp, saffron rice, chicken, chorizo sausage, stagianato cheese, herb fumét $26

    ROASTED FIVE SPICE PENNSYLVANIA DUCK BREAST*
    smoked mushroom & sun dried tomato crepinette, spaghetti squash, haricot verts, peach salsa, thyme juniper fennel sauce $29

    PAN ROASTED NEW BEDFORD SEA SCALLOPS
    warm yukon gold potatoes & parsnip salad, boiled egg, wilted spinach, braising greens & peas, new castle brown ale reduction $27

    LATIN BRAISED “BEELER FARMS” IOWA PORK SHANK
    creamy jasmine rice, braised napa cabbage, cojito cheese, cauliflower chipotle slaw, fried plantain, ancho chili tomato jus $25

    GRILLED AUSTRALIAN LAMB RACK*
    creamy curry & butternut squash risotto, harissa broccolini, chick pea salad, arugula, roasted garlic rosemary jus $34

    330 SUMMER PASTA
    gemelli pasta, roasted duck leg meat & apple chicken sausage, spinach, fava beans, zucchini, cherry tomatoes, rosemary cream sauce $23

    GARLIC & ROSEMARY GRILLED VEAL CHOP
    creamy stone ground grits, collard greens, sautéed snow pea & baby carrots, grilled leeks, beet salad, roasted poblano port wine sauce $39




    Second Empire Restaurant and Tavern
    - At -
    The Historic Dodd-Hinsdale House
    330 Hillsborough Street
    Raleigh, NC 27603

    Phone: (919) 829-3663
    Fax: (919) 829-9519

    From everyone at Second Empire, Thank You! We look forward to seeing you soon!