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We are open Monday-Friday 8-11 for breakfast and 11-2 for lunch, and Sundays for breakfast only 8-1pm. 

We have a beautiful breakfast and lunch menu of globally inspired entrees.  Please come by and see us 3221 Esplanade.

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MENUS:Akoori – India: Spicy Indian scramble with Serrano chilies, ginger, tomato, cilantro and green onions.  Served with sautéed veggies, Basmati Rice and house made Aloo Paratha (Spicy potato stuffed tortillas) - $11 (V) 

Eri’s Breakfast – Thailand: 2 seared and basted eggs, Lundberg Farms Jasmine rice, red curry sautéed veggies & serrano chili-cilantro wonton chips, all drizzled with our Thai Breakfast Sauce.  Served with your choice of uncured Applewood smoked bacon, chicken/apple sausage or a side of fruit. $10

Mediterranean Fusion – Italy, Greece & Turkey: Grilled polenta topped with sautéed mushrooms, squash, broccoli, carrots, sundried tomatoes and two poached egg, drizzled with a greek vinaigrette and topped with feta cheese and grilled onions.  Served with Grilled Naan Bread - $11 (V)

West Coast Sunrise – California: Brown Rice & Egg cakes, topped with avocado, roasted red bell peppers, feta cheese, sautéed veggies and drizzled with cilantro vinaigrette.  Served with your choice of uncured Applewood smoked bacon, chicken-apple sausage or a side of fruit - $11 (GF)

Pupusas de Queso Y Huevos – El Salvador: Two eggs any style, savory black beans, Lundberg Farms rice and your choice of uncured applewood smoked bacon, chicken/apple sausage or a side of fruit. Served with a queso fresco stuffed house made Pupusa, topped with a vinaigrette slaw - $11

Huevos Rancheros – Northern Mexico: Two eggs over medium on top of a crispy corn tortilla, topped with ranchera sauce, roasted poblano chiles, grilled onion and queso fresco.  Served with pinto beans, Mexican rice, uncured applewood smoked bacon and flour tortillas - $11

Huevos Montulenos – Southern Mexico: Stacked corn tortillas, black beans, grilled ham, gouda cheese, topped with two eggs over medium, chipotle salsa, peas, plantains, queso fresco and green onions - $11 (GF)

Migas – Texas: Crispy corn tortilla chip scramble, ladled with ranchera sauce, topped with crema and avocados.  Served with pinto beans, Mexican rice, tortillas and your choice of uncured Applewood smoked bacon, chicken-apple sausage or a side of fruit. -$11

Huevos Benedicto – Los Angeles: Two Tin Roof english muffins topped with poached eggs, ladled with chorizo gravy, cheddar cheese, sour cream and avocado. Served with pinto beans (no substitutions)  - $11

Eggs Benedict – New York: Classic elegance: two toasted Tin Roof English muffins, grilled Canadian bacon, poached eggs and house made hollandaise sauce.  (Classic Hollandaise sauce contains eggs that have been lightly cooked)  Served with Potatoes and Roots Fruit Salad - $11

Southern Comfort – Virginia: Biscuits & Gravy – just like back home. A fresh baked biscuit ladled with smoked sausage gravy, a side of cheese grits and two eggs any style - $11

Oma’s Breakfast Biscuit – Midwest: Biscuit “sandwich” filled with fried chicken, sausage & gravy, over easy egg & cheese – not for the fragile.  Served with a side of fruit to keep the balance! - $12

American Breakfast – USA: Two eggs any style, fried potatoes, your choice of Applewood smoked bacon, chicken-apple sausage or a side of fruit and choice of toast - $10

Buttermilk Pancakes: Traditional buttermilk pancakes with pure maple syrup.  Served with choice of uncured applewood smoked bacon, chicken-apple sausage or a side of fruit - $9

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes: Tart lemon and Orland Creamery Ricotta Cheese are infused in our pancakes, topped with warm berry compote and House Made Lemon Curd.  Served with choice of uncured Applewood smoked bacon, chicken-apple sausage or a side of fruit- $10

Bananas Foster Stuffed French Toast: French bread stuffed with a cream cheese-banana filling. Dipped in our house made batter, grilled & ladled with our warm bananas foster sauce.  Served with your choice of uncured Applewood smoked bacon, chicken-apple sausage or a side of fruit. - $10

Cheese Blintzes with Berry Compote & Two Eggs: Two crepes brimming with our decadent house made fromage blanc & ricotta filling, and topped with warm berry compote.  Served with choice of uncured Applewood smoked bacon, chicken-apple sausage or a side of fruit and two eggs any style. - $11

Provolone Breakfast Grill: Provolone cheese, uncured Applewood smoked bacon, fried eggs over well, grilled onions, and sautéed mushrooms between two slices of whole wheat sourdough. Served with Roots Fruit Salad -- $10

Nuts & Grains

Housemade Granola: a mix of almonds, pecans, oatmeal, toasted coconut, spices and honey.  Served with, raisins on the side and your choice of milk. - $7 (GF) (V)

Roots Oatmeal Bowl: freshly made oatmeal, served with dried cranberries, toasted pecans, toasted coconut, brown sugar & milk - $7 (GF) (V)

Roots Breakfast Parfait: Roots delicious housemade Granola topped with plain greek yogurt and fresh fruit & drizzled with organic honey - $7 (GF) (V)

Vegan Choices

Akoori Scramble:  Spicy Indian Tofu scramble with Serrano chilies, ginger, tomato, cilantro and green onions.  Served with sautéed veggies, basmati rice and house made Aloo Paratha (spicy potato stuffed tortilla) $12

Eri’s Thai Breakfast: Tofu scramble, Jasmine Rice, red curry sautéed veggies & serrano-chil-cilantro wonton chips, all drizzled with our Thai Breakfast Sauce and served with a side of fruit. $10

Breakfast Frittata: Warm frittata baked with tofu, mushrooms, sweet potato, onion, garlic, parsley, chickpea flour, turmeric and spices and served with sautéed veggies & toast $11

Roots Granola & Almond Milk - $7

Roots Oatmeal bowl: freshly made oatmeal, served with dried cranberries, toasted pecans, toasted coconut, brown sugar & Almond Milk - $7

Breakfast on the Side                        

Bacon or Sausage - $3.50

Side of Toast - $2.50 (two slices)

Beans - $3

Rice - $3

Two Eggs any style - $3.50

Two Buttermilk Pancakes - $7

Large Fruit Bowl - $7

Side of Potatoes - $3

Side of Salsa - $1

Side of Sour Cream - $1

Side of Maple Syrup - $1

Side of Avocado - $1

Side of Gravy - $2

A Cup of Warm & A Glass of Cool      

Organic Fair-Trade Roasted Coffee - $2.50

Mexican Latte  - $4.00

Mexican Mocha - $4.00

Mexican Hot Chocolate - $3.50

Vanilla Latte - $3.50

Hot Chocolate  - $3.50

Chico Chai - $3.50

Vanilla Steamer - $3.00

Mate Latte - $3.50

Hot Brewed Tea - $3.00

Iced Tea - $2.50

Soda - $2.50

Juice – Apple or Orange - $2 small, $4large

2% Milk - $1.50 small, $2.50 large

LUNCH MENU

Cheeseburger-House made Niman Ranch Beef garlic butter patty, mayo, mustard, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, cheese, served on a grilled Tin Roof Kaiser Roll -  Comes with your choice of side. - $10

·         Add Bacon - $2

·         Add Avocado - $1.50

Mushroom-Swiss Burger – Housemade Niman Ranch beef garlic butter patty grilled to your liking and topped with sautéed mushrooms, crispy fried onions, swiss cheese, and BBQ sauce on a grilled Tin Roof Kaiser Roll.  Comes with your choice of side. $11

·         Add Bacon - $2

Korean Pork Tacos – Korean style marinated grilled pork on corn tortillas topped with pickled carrots, cabbage, fresh sliced jalapenos, cilantro and a side of our spicy Korean sauce.  Comes with two tacos and your choice of side – (substitute tofu for the pork for a vegan entrée) $10

Tacos Dorados – Fresh made crispy corn taco shells filled with savory pulled chicken, shredded lettuce, diced tomato, shredded cheddar, crema and spicy ranchera sauce.  Comes with two tacos and your choice of side. - $10

Torta Cubana – Marinated roast pork, smoked ham, swiss cheese, dill pickles and mustard, grilled on a freshly made Tin Roof Kaiser roll. Served with Roots Cuban Sauce.  Comes with your choice of side. -  $10

Tri Tip Dip – House grilled & smoked tri- tip, grilled onions, swiss cheese on a grilled sweet French roll and served with an Au Jus on the side.  Comes with your choice of side.  $11

Kubideh Sandwich – Persian spiced ground beef patty, shredded lettuce, tomato, red onion, and tzatziki sauce – served on a grilled naan bread.  Comes with your choice of side - $11

Shrimp PoBoy – Crispy, corn meal coated shrimp, shredded lettuce, pickles, and remoulade served on a grilled sweet french roll. Comes with your choice of side.  $11

Cemita  - Classic Pueblan sandwich – breaded chicken breast, topped with avocado, mozzarella, onion, & chipotle crème on a grilled Tin Roof Kaiser roll. Comes with your choice of side. - $10

California Turkey – whole roasted turkey breast, uncured applewood smoked bacon, tomato, red onion, avocado, sprouts and green goddess dressing on Multigrain.  Comes with your choice of side. - $10

 

BELT Sandwich – Uncured Applewood smoked bacon, fried egg, avocado, lettuce, tomato, mayo, served club style on Multigrain Comes with your choice of side. (Split not available)- $10

 

Esquites Quesadilla – Sautéed corn, onion, and serrano chili, combined with cilantro, queso fresco and mozzarella served with our house roasted salsa and sour cream. Comes with your choice of side. - $10

 

All above Entrees served with choice of side:

·         Roots Salad

·         French Fries

·         Cup of Soup of the Day

·         Serrano Chili Pesto Fries – add $1.00 (this dish contains peanuts)

 

SALADS

 

Grilled Salmon Salad – Salad greens, grilled & seasoned wild Alaskan salmon, hard cooked eggs slices, Roots baguette croutons, shredded carrots, sliced red onion & pepperoncini’s, tossed in a fresh lemon & olive oil vinaigrette. - $12

 

Roots Signature Salad with Chicken- Seasoned grilled chicken served over salad greens, strawberries, toasted pecans, red onion & feta, & served with our signature sweet vinaigrette. Served with toasted baguette slices - $11

LUNCH PLATES

 

Moroccan Seared Salmon – Wild caught Alaskan salmon rubbed with Moroccan spices & grilled, then topped with our flavorful tomato chutney. Served with brown rice and veggies - $13

Chicken Butter Masala with Paneer – Yogurt marinated chicken breast, Paneer cheese - stewed in a tomato curry, served over your choice of brown or white rice, along with grilled veggies and naan bread. - $10

Thai Coconut Pineapple Chicken Curry – Grilled chicken, peanuts and pineapple in a spicy coconut milk curry served over basmati rice and sautéed veggies and served with toasted baguette slices. - $10

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS:

Side Salad & Bowl of Soup - $10

Soup of the Day:

·         Cup - $3

·         Bowl -$5
 

VEGAN CHOICES

 

Black Bean Tostada Burger – Black bean & corn chip patty, grilled and topped with spicy sweet pickle chips, crispy fried onion, lettuce & pub sauce.  Served with choice of side $11

 

Southwest Tostada – Brown Rice, black beans, corn, carrot, shredded lettuce, tomato, red onion, ranchera salsa, almond-cilantro crema and avocado served on top of a freshly made tostada shell $10

 

Korean Tofu Tacos - Korean style marinated grilled tofu on corn tortillas topped with pickled carrots, cabbage, fresh sliced jalapenos, cilantro and a side of our spicy Korean sauce.  Comes with two tacos and your choice of side $10

 

Thai Coconut Pineapple Tofu Curry – Grilled Tofu, peanuts, and pineapple in a spicy coconut milk curry served over basmati rice and sautéed veggies and served with toasted baguette slices - $10 (Vegan)

Drinks

 

·         Soda – $2.50

·         Iced Tea - $2.50

·         Lemonade - $2.50

·         Coffee $2.50

·         Milk - $1.50 sm, $2.50 lg

 





 18% Gratuity will be added to all parties of 6 or more

(GF) denotes Gluten Free Entrée (V) denotes Vegetarian

ADD $3.00 for split orders

Cannot split check for parties larger than 6