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2015 in review

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Crooked Tree Specials, Week of December 14th

Here are our specials for the week of December 14th.  Don’t forget to check out our latest menu!

Tuesday-  Smoked Pork Tacos with Chipotle BBQ Sauce

Wednesday-  Smoked Brisket Chili with Challah Grilled Cheese!

Thursday-  Chicken and Waffles

Friday-  Fish and Chips with  Tempura Fried Flounder and Fried Pickles

Saturday and Sunday–  Join us for our Weekend Brunch, this week featuring Sweet Potato Pancakes and Egg Nog Waffles!

 

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Daily Specials, Week of December 1

Here’s to a wonderful week! Join us this week for one of our Daily Specials or try one of our menu favorites.  See you soon…

Tuesday-  Taco Tuesday with Brisket Tacos w./ Chipotle BBQ Sauce

Wednesday-  A Southern Rice Bowl w./ Slow Smoked Porchetta, Collard                                  Greens, and Chow Chow

Thursday-  Crispy Fried Chicken and Waffles

Friday-  “Fish and Chips” with Fried Flounder, House Cut French Fries,                         Homemade Tarter Sauce, and Fried Pickles

Saturday and Sunday-  Join us for our Weekend Brunch and try our new Apple Pecan Pancakes or the Fried Chicken Biscuits

 

Thanks and have a great week!

JeffFishnChips

 

 

Our Daily Specials Nov 24-29

Hope everybody is getting ready for a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Our Specials this week…

Tuesday Taco Tuesday with Smoked Chicken Tacos with Fresh Salsa Verde

Wednesday Southern Fried Chicken and Waffles, with green beans, creamy gravy and our house syrup

Thursday We’ll be closed to enjoy some Smoked Turkey!

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Fried Chicken and Waffles!

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday The Crooked Tree will be running our full Brunch Menu all weekend along with our new Fried Chicken Biscuits and Pumpkin Pancakes!

Thanks for the support and we’ll see you soon…

Jeff

 

 

Reserve the Crooked Tree Cafe for your Holiday Event!

Reserve a date for a great Holiday Meal with Friends!Christmas at the tree

The Crooked Tree Cafe offers a variety of holiday favorites, smoked meats, and freshly prepared side dishes to make your holiday gathering a special treat for friends, family, or business acquaintances.
We offer seating for up to 90 people for a sit down dinner or can set up a great buffet selection .

Call us at 770-333-9119 to discuss details.

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Did you say dinner at the Crooked Tree Cafe?

There has been much discussion since we opened the doors about when we might begin to serve dinner. Well, wait no more, dinner is around the corner. That’s right, the Crooked Tree Cafe will begin serving dinner on Friday and Saturday nights beginning August 21 and August 22. The dinner menu is going to include some new great favorites that we have actually been trying out in smaller portions for lunch.

Perhaps you saw last week’s specials which included Pesto Roasted Salmon and Pan Seared Tenderloin Medallions?

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Oh yes, those are only a few of our new items that will be offered at dinner. We are so excited to begin offering dinner on Friday and Saturday nights and can’t wait to see you. You have made us the breakfast, lunch and brunch destination in Marietta, and now let’s add dinner on the weekends!

Our hours for dinner will be from 5 PM to 9 PM on Friday and Saturday evenings. Our current breakfast and lunch hours will not change. Please let everyone know and we hope to see you on August 21 for dinner! Also, have a wonderful first week of school and after you drop the kids off, come join us for a nice, quiet breakfast at the Crooked Tree Cafe.

Graduation Parties are More Fun When Catered by the Crooked Tree Cafe

Graduation is right around the corner and many of you are scratching your head about what to serve at your gathering. Wonder no more, and plan today to let the Crooked Tree Cafe cater your celebration. Our amazing barbecue is the perfect choice for feeding friends and family. We supply the buns, our incredible Alabama style Ivory BBQ sauce or traditional homemade BBQ sauce, and our amazing Poblano slaw. We can feed from four to 400, just give us the specifics, and we will take care of the rest.

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hat tossing ceremony at graduation

To see a complete menu please use this link. The Crooked Tree Cafe is open Mondays from 11-3, Tuesday through Friday from 7 -3 and Saturday and Sunday from 8-3. We hope to see you soon and best wishes to your graduate for a successful future!

Mother’s Day 2015!

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Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate Mom. It is a day to shower her with hugs, homemade cards, thoughtful gifts and of course a fabulous brunch. In honor of this very special day, Chef Jeff is serving up an incredible Mother’s Day brunch this Sunday.
How about a scrumptious Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding for the mom who loves pastries. Or maybe seafood is more her style. Treat her to Gulf Crab stuffed biscuits. The freshly baked biscuits are covered with Crooked Tree seasoned creamy crab meat. Yes, we are hungry just typing it up too! Another seafood special for Mom’s day is Shrimp and Grits. This tasty meal consists of pan seared shrimp and julienne vegetables served over creamy grits with a garlic and herb pan sauce. Yes please, we’ll take two. And Mother’s Day brunch is definitely not complete without a sweet dish, how about Strawberry Cheesecake French Toast? Chef Jeff will prepare this incredible dish with Challah French toast, strawberry cheesecake and fresh strawberry compote. So now that we have your mouth watering, we hope you know where to take Mom this Sunday for brunch … the Crooked Tree Cafe, that’s where!
And Happy Mother’s Day to all our Moms!

Crooked Tree Cafe to take part in the Taste of Marietta

It is by far one of the biggest events to hit the Marietta Square each year, and this weekend, the Crooked Tree Cafe will be one of several vendors taking place in the food spectacular … The Taste of Marietta. The Taste will be held this Sunday, April 26, from 11 AM to 7 PM on the Marietta Square.

In case you are new to the area, the Taste of Marietta is an annual food festival always held the last Sunday in April that showcases Cobb County restaurants and caterers. It is the largest and longest running food festival in Cobb County and has become a favorite annual tradition among local residents. Admission to the festival is FREE. The only costs are the cost of food – ‘tastes’ ranging from $1 to $5 – and drinks and some activities in the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Kids Alley.

We are pleased to announce the Crooked Tree Cafe menu for the day:

  • Smoked Pork and Smoked Chicken Sliders  $3
  • Brisket Grilled Cheese Sliders  $4
  • Porchetta and Chow Chow Sliders $4  (Chef Jeff’s porchetta is a classical italian cured meat sliced for sandwiches. He matches the flavors to pulled pork, garlic, lemon, rosemary, and oregano. It is served with homemade chow chow)
  •  Poblano Cider Slaw  $2
  •  Sweet tea and lemonade for $2

Sounds great doesn’t it? We are excited about this weekend and can’t wait to see you all at the festival. Also. make sure you stay for the Sunset concert from 5 PM to 7 PM. The entertainment will be provided by none other than Banks and Shane! Can’t wait to see you there!