Essex Junction

Craft Kitchen & Bar

 

Enjoy a delicious family meal or kick back with friends over a locally brewed craft beer.

Located just steps from the train tracks in the heart of Bloomfield, NJ Essex Junction is the hottest joint in town! With the train a few feet away, and convenient free and paid parking options directly across the street, getting to Essex Junction is a breeze.

 

Menus prepared by renowned chefs offer a wide variety of standard gastropub fare as well as exciting, eclectic options for lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch.

Ask our knowledgeable bartenders to pair a “Local Legend” cocktail with your meal or choose from an enormous selection of craft beers, including many New Jersey brewed options!

Menu

Craft Kitchen & Bar

 

Treat yourself to a mouthwatering Junction Burger and Fries or dazzle your taste buds with Korean Marinated Skirt Steak. Make sure to save room for a decadent slice of Anthony’s Cheesecake for dessert! Check out the ever-changing Draft and Bottle Beer Menu to see what’s on tap.

With incredible lunch, dinner, and brunch menus as well as an extensive drink list Essex Junction has something for everyone to enjoy!

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Soups & Salads

cream of tomato soup, parmesan crostini (cup/bowl) – 4/7
romaine, garlic croutons, caesar dressing – 9
baby arugula, crisp apples, candied walnuts, dried cranberries, goat cheese, champagne vinaigrette – 11
chopped tomato, cucumber, red onions, roasted peanuts, olives, feta, mixed greens, balsamic vinaigrette – 11
– add chicken – 4, steak – 6, or salmon – 9

Snacks

bert’s grilled wings – choice of bbq, buffalo or sweet and spicy – 11
dirty tots – crispy tater tots, braised short ribs, melted cheese – 9
spicy tuna tartare, crunchy tempura flakes, toasted sesame seeds, flatbread chips – 16
burrata & fig preserve crostini, arugula – 9
pulled chicken nachos, pickled jalapenos, pimento cheese, salsa verde, sour cream – 14
spinach and artichoke dip, crispy tortilla chips – 12
chorizo mac & cheese – 7
artisan cheese board: 3 selections, pickled vegetables, house grain mustard, toast points – 16

Sandwiches

– served with choice of fries or mixed greens
junction burger, lettuce, tomato, onion, choice of american or cheddar, secret sauce – 12
prime burger, house ground ribeye, bacon, gouda cheese, runny egg – 21
crispy chicken, bacon, lettuce, tomato, chipotle ranch – 14
vegetable panini, smashed avocado, arugula, tomato, onion, sesame seeds, feta – 12
– add bacon – 2, avocado – 2, or fried egg – 2

Large Plates

fish of the day – mp
herb roasted half chicken, garlic whipped potatoes, root vegetables – 20
shrimp and grits, jumbo shrimp, herbed gouda grits, chile oil – 26
steak-frites, petite filet mignon, parmesan truffle fries, demi glace – 26
atlantic salmon, purple peruvian mashed potatoes, garlic green beans – 22
braised short rib, casereccia pasta, sauteed mushrooms, truffle oil, red wine reduction – 24
– vegetarian option available with mushroom ragout and sweet peas – 19

Veggie Side Love

crispy brussels, sweet soy, shallot, garlic – 9
herb roasted beets, goat cheese – 7
garlic green beans & roasted onions – 7
broccoli, lemon olive oil, reggiano cheese – 6
fries – old bay, parmesan, or traditional – 6
side love sampler: assortment of all sides (excludes fries) – 16

Dessert

ultimate chocolate brownie – 8
anthony’s new york cheesecake – 8
apple turnover, vanilla bean anglaise – 8
s’mores jar – 8
– ice cream – chocolate or vanilla 2 scoop

Breakfast

fruit cup – 4
yogurt with berries – 4
granola plain – 4
granola with yogurt or milk – 4
oatmeal + nuts or dried fruit – 4
oatmeal + cinnamon + brown sugar – 4
muffins – 3
coffee cake – 3
whole fruit – 1.50

Essex Junction is proud to serve Ahrre’s Coffee.

The Essex Junction Breakfast Walk Up Window is open every day from 6am-9:30a.

House Favorites

brioche french toast, glazed banana topping – 8
breakfast sandwich, crispy onion, runny egg, cheddar, bacon – 8
mexican chilaquiles, crispy tortillas, pulled chicken, tomatillo salsa, fried egg, crema – 12
2 eggs any style, choice of potatoes or mixed greens, served with toast – 5.50

Omelette Your Way

choice of three: onion, pepper, mushroom, spinach, tomato, bacon, chorizo, cheddar, goat cheese, feta – 9
(.25 each additional topping) (.50 substitute egg whites)
choice of roasted potatoes or mixed greens

Bennys

classic – english muffin, canadian bacon, poached egg, hollandaise – 12
california – multigrain, avocado, arugula, maldon sea salt – 12
meat lover – english muffin, braised short rib, pulled chicken, bacon – 16

Sandwiches

veggie panini – smashed avocado, arugula, tomato, onion, sesame seeds, feta on multigrain – 12
junction burger – LTO, choice of american cheese or cheddar, secret sauce – 12
prime burger – house ground ribeye, bacon, gouda cheese, runny egg – 21
fried chicken – crispy chicken, bacon, lettuce, tomato, chipotle ranch – 14

Salads

arugula salad – baby arugula, crisp apples, candied walnuts, died cranberries goat cheese, champagne vinaigrette – 11
chopped tomato – chopped tomato, cucumber, red onion, roasted peanuts, olives, feta, mixed greens, balsamic vinaigrette – 11
caesar salad – romaine, garlic croutons, caesar dressing – add chicken, steak, or salmon – 9

Sides

housemade coffee crumb cake – 3
yogurt and housemade granola – 4
crispy brussels sprouts – 9
fries – your choice of traditional, parmesan, or old bay seasoning – 6
1 egg – 2
bacon – 3
english muffin – 2.50

Boozy Brunching

sunday funday – choice of bottomless mimosa, mango sparkling, or bloody mary – 25
mimosa, mango sparkling, or bloody mary – 9

Served Friday & Saturday until 1am. Sunday – Thursday until Midnight.

Junction Burger – 12

LTO, american or cheddar cheese, secret sauce
– Fries or mixed greens –

Prime Burger – 21

house ground ribeye, bacon, gouda cheese, runny egg
– Fries or mixed greens –

Grilled Wings – 11

– bbq – buffalo – sweet & spicy –

French Fries – 6

– parmesan – old bay – traditional

Crispy Brussels – 9

crispy brussels – sweet soy, garlic, shallots

Caesar Salad – 9

romaine, garlic croutons, caesar dressing
– add chicken — steak — salmon –

Dirty Tots – 10

Crispy tater tots, braised short ribs, melted cheese, truffle oil

Paola’s Margarita – 11
casamigos tequila, creme de pampelmousse, grapefruit, fresh lime, fresh lemon

Old Fashioned Manhattan – 11
old forester bourbon, carpano antica sweet vermouth, luxardo cherry juice, maple syrup, chocolate bitters

Winter Mai Tai – 11
real mccoy rum, bitter truth pimento dram, orgeat syrup, goslings dark rum float

EJ’s G & T – 11
hendricks gin, st. germain elderflower, berentzen apple

Joe Piscopo – 11
wicklow whiskey, barrow’s ginger liqueur, mint, fresh lemon juice

Chelsea Handler @chelseahandler – 11
finlandia vodka, muddled cucumber and raspberry, fresh lime juice, lavender bitters

Tap 1: Carton “Carton of Milk” Milk Stout – Atlantic Highlands, NJ – 7
Tap 2: Allagash “Wheat Beer” Wheat Beer – Portland, ME – 7
Tap 3: Otter Creek Brewing Company “Overgrown” Pale Ale – Middlebury, VT – 6
Tap 4: Troegs “Mad Elf” Belgian Strong Dark Ale – Hershey, PA – 8
Tap 5: Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. “Kentucky Bourbon Ale” English Strong Ale – Lexington, KY – 8
Tap 6: Founders “Backwoods Bastard” Barrel-Aged Scotch Ale – Grand Rapids, MI – 9
Tap 7:  Jersey Cider Works “Ironbound Hard Cider” Hard Cider – Newark, NJ – 7
Tap 8: Magnify “Flash” Double IPA – Fairfield, NJ  – 8
Tap 9: New Belgian Brewing “Fat Tire Amber Ale” American Red Ale – Fort Collins, CO – 6
Tap 10: Kane Brewing Company “Hop Lab Simcoe” Session IPA – Ocean, NJ – 7
Tap 11: Guiness & Co. “Guiness” Stout – Dublin, Ireland – 7
Tap 12: Beer Flight “Four of Your Draft Favorites” – 12

Essex Junction Growler! Take home your favorite brew of the night in an Essex Junction Growler!

5.9% Small Town Brewery “Not Your Father’s Root Bear” Illinois – 6
5% Strongbow “Gold Apple Cider” England – 7
5.3% Oskar Blues “ Mama’s Little Yella Pils” Colorado – 6
2.5% Lindemans “Framboise Lambic” Belgium – 9
4% Uinta “Baba Black Lager” Utah – 7
5.1% Ayinger “Baru Weisse” Germany – 8
5.2% Wells & Young “Banana Bread” England – 9
6.2% Smuttynose “Robust Porter” New Hampshire – 7
6.5% Rogue “Dead Guy Ale” Oregon – 7
10% St. Bernardus “ABT 12 Quadruple” Belguim – 10
7.8% Stone “Arrogant Bastard Ale” California – 9
6.5% Brasserie Dupont “Saison” Belgium – 10
4.7% Founders “All Day IPA” Michigan – 6
9.5% Great Divide Brewing Company “Yeti Imperial Stout” Colorado – 10
4% Bards “ Sorghum Malt Pale Ale” Minnesota GF – 7

5.3% Firestone Walker Brewing “Pivo Pils” California – 6
5% Heineken “Lager” Amsterdam – 5
4.17% Miller Lite “Miller Lite” Wisconsin – 5
4.4% Yuengling “Lager” Pennsylvania – 5
4.6% Southern Tier Brewing Company “Tangier Session IPA” New York – 6
6.5% Oskar Blues “Dale’s Pale Ale” Colorado – 6
4.2% Coors Light “Coors Light” Colorado – 5
4.6% Corona “Corona” Mexico – 5

Prosecco, Tiamo Italy – 10/32
Champagne, Veuve Cliquot Yellow Label, France – 90
Riesling, Selbach Piesporter Michelsberg, Germany – 10/32
Pinot Grigio, Vigneti del Sole, Italy – 8/27
Albarino, Columna, Spain – 9/28
Sauvignon Blanc, Mount Riley New Zealand – 10/32
Sancerre, Jean Luc Raimbault, France – 12/36
Chablis, Domaine Savary France – 54
Chardonnay, Heron Mendocino County, California – 10/32
Chardonnay, Banshee Sonoma Coast, California – 12/36

Rose, Baron de Ley, Rioja, Spain – 9/28

Pinot Noir, Rickshaw Nice, California – 11/33
Pinot Noir, Banshee Sonoma Country, California – 14/45
Pinot Noir, Domaine Taupenot-Merme Burgundy, France – 120
Malbec, Tomero Argentina – 12/36
Merlot, Michael Sullberg Sonoma, California – 9/27
Merlot, Rombauer Napa Valley, California – 65
Sangiovese, Boscarelli Vino Nobile de Montepulciano Italy – 80
Cabernet Savignon, Broadside Paso Robles, California – 10/32
Cabernet Savignon, Cartlidge & Brown North Coast, California – 12/36
Cabernet Savignon, Ladera Napa Valley, California – 90
Shiraz, Chateau Tanunda Australia – 58
Zinfandel, Seghesio Sonoma, California – 54

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Essex Junction will be closed Monday July 4th, 2016.

Monday – Wednesday
3:00pm – 10:00pm
Bar stays open until 1am
Late Night Menu Only 10:00-12:00

Thursday – Saturday
11:30am – 10:30pm
Bar stays open until 2am
Late Night Menu Only 11:00-1:00

Sunday
10:30am – 10:00pm
Late Night Menu Only 9:00-11:00
Bar stays open until Midnight

  973.680.8110

  info@thejunctionusa.com

  90 washington st, bloomfield, nj

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