Blue Door Kitchen & Garden

3.2 out of 5 stars
  •    American, Salads, Sandwiches
  • Dinner
    4:00pm to 10:00pm
  • Lunch
    11:00am to 4:00pm

To Begin

White Bean Stew
Carrots, charred tomato, kale
$6.00
Potato and Charred Leek Pierogi
Pickled portobello mushrooms, crème fraiche
$10.00
Lamb & Pork Merguez Sausage
Cashews, bulgar, harissa
$12.00
Caramelized Cheese
Halloumi, dried fruit mostarda, flatbread
$9.00
Summer Squash Gordita
Whipped goat cheese, salsa roja, summer vegetable medley
$8.00
Peruvian Ceviche
Scallops, sweet potatoes, leche de tigre
$14.00
Sorghum Risotto
Miso butter, sushi su, spring vegetables
$12.00
Petite Brussels & Kale Salad
Toasted almonds, Parmesan, bacon, maple tahini vinaigrette
$9.00
Chilled Cucumber and Yogurt Soup
Pistachio, apricot, radish, honey
$6.00

Mains

Organic Salmon
Rutabaga latkes, brussels sprouts, crème fraiche, apple
$26.00
16 Hour Pork Shank
Mashed carrots, turnips, ancho and honey glaze
$33.00
Duck Breast
Freekeh pilaf, pioppini mushroom, raspberry red wine reduction
$29.00
Market Fish
Lentils, brown rice, charred onion, yogurt & mustard sauce
$27.00
Dry Aged NY Strip
Broccoli, bacon, and cheddar slaw, housemade Worcestershire
$39.00
Braised Brisket
Sweet corn polenta, cauliflower, bourbon peach reduction
$25.00
Chef Art Smith's Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Garlic mashed potatoes, honey
$24.00
Shrimp & Grits
White corn grits, andouille sausage, tomato stew, crispy okra
$20.00
BDK Burger
Cheddar, pickles, garlic aioli
$16.00

Entree Salad

Brussels & Kale Salmon Salad
Toasted almonds, parmesan, bacon, maple tahini vinaigrette
$20.00
Moroccan Carrot & Seared Chicken Salad
Beets, dry cured olives, yogurt, Marcona almonds
$19.00
Local Golden Beet & Steak Salad
Pickled cherry tomato, radish, Parmesan black pepper dressing
$21.00

Farm Sides

Cece's Three Cheese Mac & Cheese
Three cheese blend, orecchiette
$9.00
Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Crispy country ham, picadillo, midnight moon
$10.00
Broccoli and Bacon Slaw
Cheddar, sunflower seed
$9.00
Mighty Vine Tomato & Quinoa
Walnuts, kale, cardamom
$8.00
Brown Rice and Lentils
Charred onion, yogurt & mustard sauce
$9.00

Coffee

By metric
Cold Brew
$6.00
Cappuccino
$4.00
Espresso
$3.00
Latte
$4.00
Organic Brewed Coffee
$3.00

Sparkling

By Izze
Sparkling Water
Apple, Blackberry
$4.00

Pressed Juice

Pressed Juice
Orange, Grapefruit, Seasonal Lemonade
$4.00

Currently Unavailable

Starters

Cece's Three Cheese Mac & Cheese
Three cheese blend, orecchiette
$9.00
Unavailable
Summer Squash Gordita
Whipped goat cheese, salsa roja, assorted vegetables
$8.00
Unavailable
Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Crispy country ham, picadillo, midnight moon
$10.00
Unavailable
Potatoes and Charred Leek Pierogi
Pickled portobello mushrooms, crème fraiche
$10.00
Unavailable
Peruvian Ceviche
Scallops, sweet potatoes, leche de tigre
$14.00
Unavailable
Caramelized Cheese
Halloumi, dried fruit mostarda, seeded cracker
$9.00
Unavailable

Soups

White Bean Stew
Carrots, charred tomato, kale
$6.00
Unavailable
Chilled Cucumber and Yogurt Soup
Pistachio, apricot, radish, honey
$6.00
Unavailable

Market Fresh Salads

Brussels & Kale
Toasted almonds, Parmesan, bacon, maple tahini vinaigrette
$14.00
Unavailable
Local Green Bean Salad
Pickled cherry tomato, radish, Parmesan black pepper dressing
$14.00
Unavailable
Everything Lox Salad
House cured salmon, cream cheese, bagel chips, tomato, cucumber
$16.00
Unavailable
Roasted Beet and Moroccan Carrot Salad
Beets, dry cured olives, yogurt, Marcona almonds
$13.00
Unavailable
Caesar Salad
Romaine, garlic crouton, Parmesan, Caesar dressing
$12.00
Unavailable

Sandwiches

Turkey BLT
Tomato aioli, bacon, lettuce, pickled onion, cheddar, served on red hen multigrain
$13.00
Unavailable
Apple & Brie
Honey, winter radish, dijonnaise, served on a portuguese roll
$13.00
Unavailable
Shrimp Salad
Celery, radish, "new bay" seasoning, served on red hen multigrain
$15.00
Unavailable
Fried Catfish Po' Boy
Tahini remoulade, garden vegetables, portuguese roll
$14.00
Unavailable
Lamb & Pork Merguez Sausage
Carmelized onions & peppers, cucumber, garlic, yogurt, portuguese roll
$13.00
Unavailable

Combos

The Elm Street
Choose any 1/2 sized salad with a cup of soup
$14.00
Unavailable
The Dearborn
Choose any 1/2 sandwich with a 1/2 salad or cup of soup
$15.00
Unavailable

From the Land & Water

Organic Salmon
Rutabaga latkes, brussels sprouts, crème fraiche, apple
$19.00
Unavailable
Market Fish
Lentils, brown rice, charred onion, yogurt & mustard sauce
$21.00
Unavailable
Soeghum Risotto
Miso butter, sushi su, spring vegetables
$18.00
Unavailable
Steak & Fries
Bavette cut, hand cut fries, sauce bearnaise
$22.00
Unavailable

Chef Art Smith Specialties

Fried Chicken Sandwich
Pickled onion, lettuce, tomato, pimento cheese
$15.00
Unavailable
BDK Burger
Hook's cheddar, pickles, garlic aioli, hand cut fries
$16.00
Unavailable
Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Garlic mashed potatoes, hot sauce, honey
$18.00
Unavailable
Shrimp & Grits
white corn grits, andouille sausage, tomato stew, crispy okra
$20.00
Unavailable

Coffee

By metric
Cold Brew
$6.00
Unavailable
Capuccino
$4.00
Unavailable
Espresso
$3.00
Unavailable
Latte
$4.00
Unavailable
Organic Brewed Coffee
$3.00
Unavailable

Sparkling

By Izze
Sparkling Water
Apple or Blackberry
$4.00
Unavailable

Pressed Juice

Pressed Juice
Orange, Grapefruit, Seasonal Lemonade
$4.00
Unavailable

About Blue Door Kitchen & Garden

(312) 573-4000 • 52 W Elm St, Chicago, IL 60610

The restaurant showcases American heirloom foods made from fresh, seasonal ingredients sourced from Midwest farms.