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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

Spinach Artichoke Dip$9.99

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

Cajun Steak Bites$14.99

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

Sampler Platter$16.99

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

Coconut Shrimp$12.99

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

Lodge Portabella$12.99

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

Crab Cakes$14.99

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

Greens

Aspen Salad$12.99

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

Cranberry Almond Chicken Salad$12.99

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

Bronzed Salmon Salad$14.99

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.

Coconut Chicken Salad$9.99

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

Pecan Chicken Salad$13.99

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

Caesar Salad$8.99

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

Spinach Salad$9.99

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

Prime Dip$11.99

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

Chicken Caesar Wrap$8.99

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

Buffalo Chicken Wrap$9.99

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.

Michigander$9.99

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

Chicken Club Wrap$8.99

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

Cuban$8.99

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

Bronzed Salmon Sandwich$12.99

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

Brisket Grinder$10.99

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

Aspen Classic Burger*$10.99

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

Create Your Own Burger*$9.99

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.

Lodge Burger*$10.99

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

Jack Burger*$10.99

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

Ultimate Bacon Cheeseburger *$10.99

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

Buffalo Burger*$12.99

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

Pasta

Chicken of the Angels$17.99

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

Loaded Mac & Cheese$12.99

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

Skinny Skier$12.99

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

Tuscan Chicken Alfredo$17.99

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

Chicken Parmesan$16.99

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.

Shrimp Scampi$19.99

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

Shrimp Lobster Mac & Cheese$19.99

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

Cajun Chicken Linguini$16.99

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.

Fish & Chips$14.99

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

Almond Crusted Walleye$19.99

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

Garlic Parmesan Whitefish$17.99

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

Cedar Plank Salmon$19.99

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

Lake Perch$19.99

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

Frog Legs$17.99

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

Stuffed Shrimp$19.99

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

Traverse City Pecan Salmon$19.99

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.

Top Sirloin *$16.99

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

Lamb Chops*$29.99

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

Filet Mignon*$28.99

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

New York Strip*$24.99

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

Coconut Chicken$10.99

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

Campfire Chicken$16.99

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

Traverse City Chicken$14.99

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

Cottage Meatloaf$13.99

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

Big Game Hunter$19.99

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

Colorado Chicken$17.99

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!

Chicken Strips$5.95

Cheeseburger$5.50

Hamburger$4.95

Grilled Cheese$4.95

Grilled Chicken$4.95

Mac and Cheese$5.95

Mostacolli W/ Marinara$5.95

Fish & Chips$5.95

Pita Cheese Pizza$5.95

Baby Back Ribs$6.95

Top Sirloin$8.99

Shrimp Dinner$6.95

Penne Pasta with Butter$5.95

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

Sanders Hot Fudge Brownie$4.99

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

Bear Claw Cheese Cake$4.99

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

Sanders Hot Fudge Sundae$4.99

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

Worlds Smallest Hot Fudge Sundae$0.99

A petite version of our classic Sanders Hot Fudge Sundae

Campfire Smores$5.99

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

Chocolate Moose Cake$5.99

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

Mackinac Bridge$4.99

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

Faygo Float$3.99

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 - CheckĀ us out at Beermenus.com

Happy Hour available 3 to 6 pm and 9 pm till close Everyday.

$2 Domestic Bottles ~ $3 Imports and Select Craft Beers ~ $4 Well Drinks and House Wines

25% Off Bar Menu

Chips & Salsa$3.99

Fresh corn chips. Served with a mild salsa.

Basket of Fries$3.99

Seasoned crispy fries, served with Ranch dressing.

BBQ Fries$3.99

Crispy fries seasoned with our house BBQ dry rub and served with ranch dressing.

Pretzel Bites$6.99

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

Potatalanche$7.99

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

Campsite Pizza$7.99

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

BBQ Chicken Pizza$9.99

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

Mile High Nachos$7.99

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

Fried Pickle Chips$4.99

Hand-dipped in seasoned flour and deep fried, served with ranch dressing.

Chicken Quesadillas$9.99

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

Spinach Artichoke Dip$9.99

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

Boneless Chicken Strips$9.99

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

Buffalo Wings$9.99

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.

Fried Mushrooms$7.99

Colossal mushrooms batter dipped and deep fried, served with ranch dressing.

Shrimp Dinner$7.99

Ten crunchy fried shrimp served with french fries, cocktail sauce and lemon.

Mini Cheeseburger$7.49

Quarter pound steak burger topped with American cheese. Served with lettuce and tomato.

Rib Fingers$7.99

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

Turkey Club Panini$7.99

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

Loaded Tater Tots$7.99

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

Onion Rings$7.99

Beer battered colossal onion rings.

Cheese Sticks$7.99

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

Buffalo Tater Tots$8.99

Topped with bacon, buffalo sauce, green onions and a side of bleu cheese dressing.

Buffalo Chicken Dip$7.99

House made recipe served with tortilla chips, celery sticks and bleu cheese dressing.

King of the Mountain Pizza's

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

Tuscan Chicken Pizza$14.99

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

BLT Pizza$14.99

Topped with our cheese blend, diced bacon, diced tomatoes, mayonnaise and shredded lettuce.

Avalanche Pizza$19.99

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

Create Your Own$9.99

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

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