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

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    Desserts

    Vanilla Bean Crème Brûlée

    Traditional vanilla custard, caramelized sugar, fresh berries & an almond lace cookie

     

    Butterscotch Bread Pudding

    Brioche bread soaked in brown sugar & scotch custard. Macerated golden raisins. Served with butterscotch swirl ice cream,

    butterscotch cookie brittle, & assorted berries

    Opera Cake

    Almond sponge cake, espresso syrup, coffee buttercream, & chocolate ganache. Chocolate glaze icing, served with whipped cream, fresh strawberries, mango sauce, & an almond lace cookie

    Strawberry & Vanilla Bavarian

    Vanilla Bean chiffon sponge cake, strawberry bavarian filling, white chocolate glaze, & shortcake pastry crumbles. Served with fresh blueberries, tuile cookie, & blueberry sauce

    Empire Chocolate Soufflé

    Classic chocolate soufflé baked to order, powdered sugar, & Chantilly cream.

    Second Empire Key Lime Pie

    Graham cracker crust, creamy key lime custard, whipped cream, fresh blueberries, & blueberry sauce.

    Homemade Ice Cream and Sorbet

    A variety of French-style ice creams and non-dairy sorbets, fresh berries, & a cookie.

    Empire Chocolate Soufflé $12.00

    All Other Desserts $10.00

     

    Amber Atkins, Pastry Chef




    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!