Menu

Starters

More Appetizers Options are Available on our Bar Menu.
Add House Salad or a Cup of Soup du Jour to any salad or appetizer for $.99

$9.99Spinach Artichoke Dip

A house blend of baked spinach, artichoke hearts, herbs and parmesan cheese. Served with tortilla chips.

$14.99Cajun Steak Bites

Tenderloin tips seared with Cajun spices, served with Aspen chips and a side of zip sauce.

$16.99Sampler Platter

A generous sampling of some of our favorites: spinach dip, potato sleds, chicken quesadillas and baby back ribs.

$12.99Coconut Shrimp

Jumbo shrimp hand crusted with sweetened coconut and deep fried. Served with a jezebel sauce.

$12.99Lodge Portabella

Grilled portabella mushroom topped with a blend of gulf shrimp, garlic, artichoke hearts and mushrooms. Topped with crumbled bleu cheese. Served with Aspen chips.

$14.99Crab Cakes

Our house recipe made with jumbo lump crab meat. Served over a lobster cream sauce.

Greens

$12.99Aspen Salad

Crispy romaine lettuce tossed with crisp bacon, julienne red onion, walnuts, tomatoes and bleu cheese. Tossed with a sweet and tangy celery seed dressing.
Small aspen $6.99
Add chicken $2.99 | Add salmon $4.99

$12.99Cranberry Almond Chicken Salad

Almond crusted chicken breast atop mixed greens, finished with dried cranberries, red onion, bacon and diced tomatoes.

$14.99Bronzed Salmon Salad

Atlantic salmon dusted with Cajun spices and char grilled to a bronze hue. Served over mixed greens with avocado, diced tomatoes, blue cheese, cucumbers and red onion.

$9.99Coconut Chicken Salad

Tender chicken breast hand crusted with sweetened coconut and deep fried to a golden perfection. Served over mixed greens with fresh seasonal fruit.

$13.99Pecan Chicken Salad

Pecan breaded chicken breast served on a bed of mixed greens enhanced with sun dried Michigan cherries, pineapple, pecans, mandarin oranges and red onions.

$8.99Caesar Salad

Traditionally created with our homemade Caesar dressing, parmesan cheese and croutons.
Small Caesar $4.99
Add chicken $2.99 | Add salmon $4.99

$9.99Spinach Salad

Baby spinach topped with crisp bacon, bleu cheese, red onion and sundried cherries.
Add Chicken $2.99 | Add Salmon $4.99

Sandwiches

Add a House Salad or a Cup of Soup Du Jour to any sandwich for $.99

$11.99Prime Dip

Thinly sliced prime rib simmered in our house au jus, stuffed in a hoagie roll and topped with provolone cheese. Served with au jus.

$8.99Chicken Caesar Wrap

Grilled chicken breast and our house Caesar salad wrapped with a wheat lawash bread. Served with a side of Caesar salad.

$9.99Buffalo Chicken Wrap

Breaded chicken breast with our house buffalo sauce. Wrapped in sundried tomato wrap with lettuce, tomato and cheddar cheese. Served with a side of bleu cheese dressing.

$9.99Michigander

Breaded chicken breast grilled and topped with honey ham and cheddar cheese. Served on an Aspen roll with a side of roasted garlic aioli.

$8.99Chicken Club Wrap

Grilled chicken breast, diced tomatoes, lettuce, bacon, Swiss cheese and a roasted garlic aioli wrapped in a whole wheat lawash bread.

$8.99Cuban

Grilled house smoked pork, shaved ham, swiss cheese, pickles on ciabatta bread. Served with a side of siracha mustard.

$12.99Bronzed Salmon Sandwich

Cajun bronzed salmon fillet chargrilled and served on a brioche bun. Served with lettuce, tomato and a tomato caper remoulade sauce

$10.99Brisket Grinder

Slow smoked beef brisket, stacked in a hoagie roll and topped with melted muenster cheese. Served with a side of tiger sauce.

Burgers

All hamburgers are half pound, Certified Angus Beef, grilled your way.
1/4 lb Burger is Available for 3.00 less

Add-ons:
French Fries $.99 | Sweet Potato Fries $1.99

$10.99Aspen Classic Burger*

Served on an Aspen roll with American cheese, sliced tomatoes, shredded lettuce and seasoned mayonnaise.

$9.99Create Your Own Burger*

Served on an Aspen roll with lettuce and tomato.
Toppings $.50 each
American, Swiss, Cheddar, Monterey Jack, Bleu Cheese, Velveeta Cheese, Frizzled Onions, BBQ Sauce, Bacon, Sauteed Onions, Mushrooms.

$10.99Lodge Burger*

Topped with bacon, sauteed onions and Jack Daniels BBQ sauce. Served on a hand made roll.

$10.99Jack Burger*

Topped with pepper jack cheese, Jack Daniels BBQ sauce, jacked up onion strings. Served on a hand made roll.

$10.99Ultimate Bacon Cheeseburger *

Topped with crispy bacon strips and Velveeta cheese. Served on a handmade roll.

$12.99Buffalo Burger*

Ground buffalo sirloin grilled to medium well and topped with sauteed onions and Swiss cheese. Served on an Aspen roll.

Pasta

$17.99Chicken of the Angels

Parmesan breaded chicken breast, sauteed mushrooms, tomatoes and spinach served over angel hair pasta tossed with a lemon garlic sauce.

$12.99Loaded Mac & Cheese

Our house Velveeta sauce tossed with bacon, diced tomatoes, broccoli and penne pasta.
~ add chicken $ 2.50 ~

$12.99Skinny Skier

A healthy mix of garlic, herbs, mushrooms, roasted red peppers, diced tomatoes, onions, broccoli tossed with a light olive oil sauce. Served over linguini.
Add chicken $2.50

$17.99Tuscan Chicken Alfredo

Parmesan crusted chicken breast served over penne pasta tossed with alfredo sauce. Topped with a tomato garlic and herb melange.

$16.99Chicken Parmesan

Parmesan breaded chicken breast topped with melted mozzarella cheese and served with a side of angel hair pasta topped with marinara sauce and parmesan cheese.

$19.99Shrimp Scampi

Sauteed jumbo shrimp tossed with mushrooms, diced tomatoes, basil, garlic and creamy scampi butter sauce. Served over linguini.

$19.99Shrimp Lobster Mac & Cheese

Tender gulf shrimp and Maine lobster tossed with onion, broccoli, tomato and penne pasta.Finished with a rich four cheese lobster cream sauce

$16.99Cajun Chicken Linguini

Cajun bronzed chicken breast served over linguini pasta tossed with onion, mushrooms, roasted red bell peppers and diced tomato. Finished with a creamy red sauce.

Seafood

We can prepare your seafood any way you want it, baked, broiled, sauteed, grilled Cajun bronzed or tempura fried.
Please let us know.

$14.99Fish & Chips

Icelandic cod hand battered in our special crunchy recipe and deep fried. Served with French fries. SP

$19.99Almond Crusted Walleye

Hand battered with an almond crust and deep fried. Topped with a raspberry drizzle and served with a side of jezebel sauce.

$17.99Garlic Parmesan Whitefish

Tender Canadian fillet blessed with our house Aspen spice and broiled to perfection. Topped with a garlic tomato melange and parmesan cheese

$19.99Cedar Plank Salmon

Fresh Atlantic salmon fillet baked on a cedar plank and finished with a pumpkin butter glaze. SP

$19.99Lake Perch

Lightly breaded and deep fried. Served with tartar sauce and lemon.

$17.99Frog Legs

Prepared road house style and served with lemon and tartar sauce. SP

$19.99Stuffed Shrimp

Jumbo shrimp stuffed with our house shrimp, crab and seafood stuffing. Finished with melted provolone cheese.

$19.99Traverse City Pecan Salmon

Fresh Atlantic salmon fillet broiled and topped with a sweet pecan, honey glaze and Traverse City sun dried cherries. SP

Steaks - Chops - Ribs

Chef's Specials:
Our Chefs create specials every day.
Ask your server for more details.

$16.99Top Sirloin *

Tender eight ounce choice cut chargrilled to your liking and topped with au jus.

$29.99Lamb Chops*

Six single bone chops marinated and chargrilled to your liking. Served over onions straws with a side of zip sauce. SP

$28.99Filet Mignon*

Center cut 8 ounce tenderloin fillet prepared to your liking, served over a potato pancake with a side of zip sauce.

$24.99New York Strip*

Center cut 10 ounce strip, prepared to your liking and topped with sauteed mushrooms and onions with a side of zip sauce.

Prime Rib*

Available after 4pm every day.
Slow roasted with garlic and herbs, prepared to your liking and served with tiger sauce.
10 ounce $19.99 | 14 ounce $26.99

Baby Back Ribs

House dry rubbed and slow smoked baby back ribs, glazed with our house Jack Daniels BBq sauce.
Half Rack $15.99 | Full Rack $24.99

Entrees

$10.99Coconut Chicken

A tender chicken breast hand crusted with sweetened coconut and deep fried to golden perfection. Served with a pineapple pina colada sauce.

$16.99Campfire Chicken

Sauteed chicken breasts tossed with sun-dried tomatoes, fresh basil, mushrooms, artichoke hearts and a lemon cream sauce. SP

$14.99Traverse City Chicken

Sauteed chicken breast tossed with Traverse City Cherries and a sweet cherry glaze. Topped with toasted almonds. SP

$13.99Cottage Meatloaf

A house blend of ground beef, cheese and vegetables, wrapped in a puff pastry dough and baked to perfection. Served over roasted garlic mashed potatoes with a brown gravy. SP

$19.99Big Game Hunter

Venison and wild boar sausage tossed with roasted banana peppers, julienne onions, diced tomatoes and spinach. Served with a potato pancake.

$17.99Colorado Chicken

Sauteed chicken breast tossed with roasted Hungarian peppers, julienne onions, diced tomatoes and spinach. Served over a rustic potato pancake. SP

Cub Grub

For our guests 10 and under
Your choice of Fountain Pop or Milk (Free refills)
A choice of one side, a small Hot Fudge Sundae and a toy from the toy chest!

$5.95Chicken Strips

$5.50Cheeseburger

$4.95Hamburger

$4.95Grilled Cheese

$4.95Grilled Chicken

$5.95Mac and Cheese

$5.95Mostacolli W/ Marinara

$5.95Fish & Chips

$5.95Pita Cheese Pizza

$6.95Baby Back Ribs

$8.99Top Sirloin

$6.95Shrimp Dinner

$5.95Penne Pasta with Butter

Sides

Fresh Fruit, Vegetable, French Fries, Cole Slaw, or any one of our sides from the main menu.

Sides

All entrees are served with your choice of two sides except pastas which come with one side.
For an additional charge:
Try a side Aspen Salad, French Onion Soup, a side Caesar Salad or a side of Macaroni and Cheese.

Sweet Potato

Baked Potato

Redskin Potatoes

French Fries

Vegetable Du Jour

Roasted Garlic Redskin Mashed Potato

Rice Pilaf

Cup of Soup Du Jour

House Salad

Coleslaw

Desserts

$4.99Sanders Hot Fudge Brownie

A delightful jouse made brownie warmed to perfection topped with Stroh's Vanilla Ice Cream, SAnders Hot Fudge and whipped cream

$4.99Bear Claw Cheese Cake

A favorite of many of Aspen's guest. The chef started by creating this cheese cake with an oreo crumb crust and then filled it with whipped cream, chocolate chips and a drizzle of raspberry and caramel sauce

$4.99Sanders Hot Fudge Sundae

A classic treat that is good for any occasion. Created with Stroh's Vanilla Ice Cream, and then topped with premium Sanders Hot Fudge, whipped cream and a cherry

$0.99Worlds Smallest Hot Fudge Sundae

A petite version of our classic Sanders Hot Fudge Sundae

$5.99Campfire Smores

A childhood favorite for many. Roast your own marshmallows over a table top "campfire" to create this treat with Hershey's chocolate, marshmallows and graham crackers

$5.99Chocolate Moose Cake

A four layer decadent chocolate cake with two layers of butter cream frosting and layer of chocolate mousse. Glazed with a rich chocolate gnash

$4.99Mackinac Bridge

Chocolate chip cookie bars built into a bridge to hold up a double scoop of Stroh's Mackinac Fudge Ice Cream. Topped with Sanders Hot Fudge and whipped cream

$3.99Faygo Float

French vanilla ice cream in a frosty mug served with your choice of twelve ounce Root Beer, Orange, Red Pop, Cream Soda or Grape Faygo Pop

SP ~ Small Plates = Smaller Portions at Smaller Prices

Bar Menu

Bar Menu

Signature Sauces:
Buffalo | Jack Daniels BBQ | Honey BBQ | Jezebel Sweet & Sour | Ranch | Bleu Cheese | Sirachi Mustard | Pineapple Pina Colada | Honey Mustard
Draft Beers:
We are always updating our beer list - Check out the Draft Beer chalkboard for what's current.
"HH" stands for Happy Hour Prices available 3 to 6 pm and 9 pm till close Everyday.

$3.99Chips & Salsa

Fresh corn chips. Served with a mild salsa.
~HH $2.00

$3.99Basket of Fries

Seasoned crispy fries, served with Ranch dressing.
~HH $2.00

$3.99BBQ Fries

Crispy fries seasoned with our house BBQ dry rub and served with ranch dressing.
~ HH $ 2.00

$6.99Pretzel Bites

Deep fried pretzel bites, crunchy on the outside, soft on the inside. Served with a Honey Mustard sauce.
~HH $4.00

$7.99Potatalanche

Home fried potato avalanche layered with crisp bacon and a four cheese blend. Finished with scallions and a side of sour cream.
~HH $4.00

$7.99Campsite Pizza

12 in thin crust topped with pizza sauce and cheese.
~HH $5.00
Additional toppings $0.50 each:
Pepperoni, green peppers, mushrooms, black olives, onion, ham, bacon, sausage, pineapple, banana peppers, jalapenos, or diced tomatoes.

$9.99BBQ Chicken Pizza

Our famous campsite pizza crust topped with bbq sauce, bacon, chicken, onion and mozzarella cheese.
~HH $6.00

$7.99Mile High Nachos

A mountain of fresh made corn chips topped with our special five cheese blend, green peppers, onions, diced tomatoes, black olives and jalapeno's.
~ Add Bacon $ 2.00 ~ Add Chicken $ 3.00
~ Add Chorizo Beef $ 3.00

$4.99Fried Pickle Chips

Hand-dipped in seasoned flour and deep fried, served with ranch dressing.
~HH $3.00

$9.99Chicken Quesadillas

Grilled flour tortillas stuffed with chicken breast, peppers, onions, spices and cheese. Served with salsa and sour cream.
~HH $6.00

$9.99Spinach Artichoke Dip

A house blend of baked spinach, artichoke hearts, herbs and parmesan cheese. Served with tortilla chips.
~HH $6.00

$9.99Boneless Chicken Strips

Hand batter dipped chicken breast deep fried and served with our house seasoned steak fries and ranch dressing.
~HH $6.00

$9.99Buffalo Wings

Your choice of boneless ~ or ~ bone in chicken wings coated and deep fried served with a side of our house spicy buffalo sauce, bleu cheese dressing and celery.
~HH $6.00

$7.99Fried Mushrooms

Colossal mushrooms batter dipped and deep fried, served with ranch dressing.
~HH $5.00

$7.99Shrimp Dinner

Ten crunchy fried shrimp served with french fries, cocktail sauce and lemon.
~HH $5.00

$7.49Mini Cheeseburger

Quarter pound steak burger topped with American cheese. Served with lettuce and tomato.
~ HH $ 4.00

$4.99Veggie Platter

Broccoli, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots and celery. Served with ranch dressing.

$7.99Rib Fingers

Tender baby back ribs brushed with our house Jack Daniels BBQ sauce and served with fries.
~ HH 5.00

$7.99Turkey Club Panini

Grilled flat bread stuffed with sliced roasted turkey, bacon, swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato and our house seasoned mayo on the side.
~HH $5.00

$7.99Loaded Tater Tots

Topped with bacon, cheddar cheese and green onions. Served with a side of sour cream.
~HH $5.00

$7.99Onion Rings

Beer battered colossal onion rings.
~HH $4.00

$7.99Cheese Sticks

Garlic butter breaded provolone cheese sticks served with a side of our house red sauce.
~ HH $ 5.00

King of the Mountain Pizza's

Baked on a sixteen inch crust.
Please allow extra time to cook.

$14.99Tuscan Chicken Pizza

Spinach garlic sauce topped with our cheese blend and topped with diced chicken breast, garlic diced tomatoes, and asiago cheese.
~HH $9.00

$14.99BLT Pizza

Topped with our cheese blend, diced bacon, diced tomatoes, mayonnaise and shredded lettuce.
~HH $9.00

$19.99Avalanche Pizza

Topped with everything ~ pepperoni, green peppers, mushrooms, black olives, onion, ham, bacon, sausage, banana peppers, and diced tomatoes.

$9.99Create Your Own

Served with Cheese. Additional toppings $1.00
Pepperoni, green peppers, mushrooms, black olives, ham, onion, bacon, sausage, pineapple, jalapenos, banana peppers, or diced tomatoes.
~ HH Cheese $ 5.00

Wine List

Whites

Sauvignon Blanc, The Crossings

Light Passion fruit and citrusy aromas.
Glass $7.25 | Bottle $30.00

Riesling, Chateau Ste. Michelle

Peaches and Apricot.
Glass $6.75 | Bottle $28.00

Moscato, Villa Pozzi

Crisp Balanced Sweetness
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $29.00

Pinot Grigio, Chateau Grand Traverse MI

Floral and citrus with a herbaceous style.
Glass $6.75 | Bottle $28.00

Pinot Grigio/Chardonnay, Luna di Luna

Melons, Berries, and Crisp.
Glass $6.50 | Bottle $27.00

Chardonnay, Kendal Jackson

Richly Layered and Balanced.
Glass $7.75 | Bottle $32.00

Sparkling

Tony Asti Spumante, Italy

Fruity and Evocative of Perfectly Ripe Peaches and Apricots.
Split $6.50

Korbel Brut, Champagne

Bell Pepper and Floral Notes with Enthusiastic Bubbles.
Bottle $34.00

Reds

Pinot Noir, Votre Sante Francis Coppola

Medium Body with a Refined Finish.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $29.00

Predator, Old Vine Zinfandel

Sweet-Tangy Raspberry with Cinnamon Spice.
Glass $7.75 | Bottle $32.00

Shiraz, Lindeman's

Blackberry with a Rich Finish.
Glass $6.50 | Bottle $27.00

Melbec, Ruta 22

Hints of Raspberry and Crushed Plum.
Glass $7.50 | Bottle $31.00

Merlot, Sterling "Vintners Collection"

Rich Black Fruits and Fine Tannins.
Glass $7.25 | Bottle $30.00

Cabernet, Sterling "Vintners Collection"

Rich and Full with Hints of Chocolate.
Glass $7.25 | Bottle $30.00

Cabernet Sauvignon, J. Lohr

Ripe Fruit Aromas with a touch of toasted vanilla.
Glass $7.25 | Bottle $30.00

House Wines

White Zinfandel

Piesporter

Moscato

Chardonnay

Pinot Grigio

Merlot

Cabernet