Drift Cafe and Restaurant Menu

Eating Out, Tambourine Mountain, Cafe, Lounge Bar

Starters

Bread board $12
With pistachio dukkah, confit garlic, herb butter (v, vegan*, gf*)

Char-grilled vegetables $13
With basil sauce, aged-balsamic, garlic bread (v, vegan*, gf*)

Bruschetta of herbed roma tomatoes $13
With avocado smash, persian feta, garlic ciabatta (v, gf*)

Grilled scallops $17
With asian salad, ginger dressing, fried shallots, coriander

Tempura spiced quail $18
With pickled cucumber, broad beans, roasted peanuts (gf*)

Smoked duck breast $19
With parsnip puree, baby carrots, snow pea tendrils, game jus (gf)

Lunch specials

B.L.A.T $18
Smoked bacon, mixed lettuce, roma tomatoes, avocado & chunky fries (gf*)

Open steak sandwich $19
With salad, caramelised onions, tomato relish on turkish bread, chunky fries (gf*)

Posh beer battered flathead $21
With chunky fries, citrus aioli, garden salad

Drift beef burger $23
With salad, smoked bacon, caramelised onions, swiss cheese, chunky fries

Mains

Mediterranean vegetable salad $24
With quinoa, fresh leaves, pine nuts, feta, vinocotto, smoked paprika crisps (v, vegan, gf*)

Angel pasta and honey roasted pumpkin $25
With peas, persian feta, rich tomato sauce, pine nuts (v)

Seafood hotpot $26
With chorizo, peas, rich tomato sauce, risoni

Crispy sticky pork and ginger seared king prawns $28
With rice noodles, vietnamese salad, peanuts, sesame seeds

Roasted herb chicken breast $28
With saffron risotto, broad beans, asparagus, cherry tomatoes, pan jus (v*)

Market fish $30
With smoked tomato and herb skordalia, steamed greens, buttered spinach, beurre blanc sauce (gf)

Bourbon-glazed beef ribs $28
With coleslaw and seasoned potato wedges

Grass-fed eye fillet $31
With buttered mash, onion rings, broccolini, wilted spinach, mustard jus (gf*)

Sides

  • Seasonal, fresh green vegetables (v, vegan, gf) $7
  • Broccolini and spinach ‘mess’ with fresh herbs, almonds, shaved parmesan, vinocotto (v, gf) $7
  • Potato mash w/ buttered spinach $8
  • Chunky chips w/ aioli $7

Desserts

  • Honey creme brûlée w/ almond wafers $12
  • Mixed berry jelly & coconut cream w/ golden syrup oat log (gf) $12
  • Chocolate apple cake w/ whisky butterscotch, vanilla ice cream $13
  • Coffee mousse w/ coffee granita, dark chocolate & Grand Marnier sauce, mascarpone (gf) $13
  • Selection of local cheeses $14 / $24

Kids menu – All $12

1. Crumbed chicken breast with fries and tomato sauce
2. Battered flathead with fries and tomato sauce
3. Spaghetti bolognaise with parmesan
4. Ham and chesses pizza
5. Steak cooked to your liking with chips and tomato sauce

(v) vegetarian ~ (v*) vegetarian option ~ (vegan*) vegan option ~ (gf) gluten free ~ (gf*) gluten free option

Cocktail Menu

Manhattan
The ultimate New York drink. With Canadian Club, sweet Vermouth and dash of bitters. Its heavy, rich and slightly bitter

Side Car
A great mix Brandy, Grand Mariner and Lemon juice. Its fresh, sharp and fantastic aperitif before dinner.

Negroni
The Negroni is the ultimate aperitif cocktail. A spectacular blend of Gin, Campari, Sweet Vermouth. Its sharp, complex with a bitter finish.

Japanese Ice Tea
A strong refreshing mix of Gin, Bacardi, Vodka, Midori, Triple sec, sugar and fresh lime juice and lemonade.