Lantern

Appetizers

SPICY LOCAL CARROT SOUP
warm spiced butter

LOCAL LETTUCE
ume plum vinaigrette

VIETNAMESE-STYLE NC CRAB AND PORK SPRING ROLLS
fresh mint, lettuce, chile-lime sauce

SALT and PEPPER SHRIMP
fried jalapenos, coriander

THAI CHICKEN SALAD
chiles, lime, roasted peanuts, red onions, crispy noodles

STEAK TARTARE
daikon, yuzu, Bracken Brae Farm egg, rice crackers

PORK and CHIVE DUMPLINGS
whey fed pork, garlic chives

MUSHROOM DUMPLINGS
Small Potatoes Farm shiitakes, napa cabbage

ROSA'S SAMOSAS
potato, pea greens, lemon pickle, tamarind, mint

CRISPY LOCAL OKRA
Indian spices, hot tomato chutney

WILD NC FLOUNDER AGUACHILE
cucumber, salt pickled serrano, crispy rice

BENTO BOX
sake and tea-cured Sockeye salmon, house pickled ginger, red cabbage,
fresh wasabi, miso-mayonaise, sticky rice, nori

Entrees

LANTERN CURRY STEW
local turmeric and galangal, green chiles, coconut, fall vegetables,
pea greens, tofu dumplings, Thai basil

TEA AND SPICE SMOKED WHITE OAK PASTURES CHICKEN
yang chow pork and shrimp fried rice, local long beans, housemade XO

SEAFOOD HOT POT
lobster dumplings in broth, wild NC shrimp, littleneck clams, pea greens,
spring rain noodles, fresh lime leaf, tomatoes

STEAMED WILD NC FISH
seared ginger, scallions, fermented black beans, green chiles, soy,
baby bok choy, jasmine rice

LEMONGRASS GRILLED LOCAL PORK CHOP
fried local farm egg, spicy cucumber salad, roasted peanuts, steamed jasmine rice

JAPANESE STEAKHOUSE-STYLE STEAK
local grass-fed bavette steak, crispy spinach, ponzu sauce, warm green tea sushi rice

 

Please call to confirm the availability of specific items.

Dessert

HOT CHOCOLATE CAKE
pecan brittle ice cream

BRÛLÉED MUSCADINE GRAPE SUNDAE
créme fraîche ice cream, pistachio soft cream, spice red wine caramel,
candied pistachios

WARM NATIVE PERSIMMON PUDDING
candied grapefruit, soft cream, local pecans

FIG LEAF PANNA COTTA
candied local figs, sugar cane, coffee dirt

BRACKEN BRAE FARM MINT & LIME SORBET
pistachio fortune

We use pastured eggs from local farms, milk and cream from Maple View Farm,
and flour from Lindley Mills.

Please call to confirm the availability of specific items.

  • SPARKLING

    Prosecco, Corte Giovanni Treviso, Italy NV

    Domaine Cady, Brut, Crémant de Loire, France, NV

    Aimery, Crémant de Limoux, France, NV

    La Croix Des Vainqueurs, Vouvray, France '14

    Steininger, Brut, Niederösterreich, Austria, '13

    By the Glass

    Prosecco, Corte Giovanni, Treviso, Italy NV

    CHAMPAGNE

    Aubry, Brut, Premier Cru, Champagne, France, NV

    Voirin-Jumel, Brutt, Blanc de Blancs, Grand Cru, Cramant, Champagne, France, NV

    Jacques Copinet, Brut Rosé, Montgenost, Champagne, France, NV

    WHITE

    Aromatic, Fresh

    Picpoul de Pinet, La Croix Gratiot, Languedoc, France '16

    Gewürtraminer Blend, Montinore Estate, "Borealis", Willamette Valley, OR '15

    Gewürztraminer, Domaine Specht, Alsace, France '15

    Pinot Grigio, Gaierhof, Trentino, Italy '14    

    Zibibbo, Gorghi Tondi, "Rajàh", Sicily, Italy '15          

    Albariño, Hill Family Estate, Stewart Ranch, Carneros, CA '15

    Pinot Gris, Domaines Schlumberger, Les Princes Abbés, Alsace, France '15

    Mineral, Lean not Mean

    Verdeca, I Pastini, Valle d'Itria, Italy ' 14

    Grüner Veltliner, Steininger, Kamptal,  Austria '16

    Chenin Blanc, Château de Villeneuve, Saumur, Loire , France '16

    Sauvignon Blanc, Girard et Fils, Sancerre, France '16
                                                        
    Timorasso, Oltretorrente, Colli Tortonesi, Paderna, Italy '13

    Textural, Ripe

    Riesling, Montinore Estate, Willamette Valley, OR '15

    Sauvignon Blanc, Goldschmidt, Boulder Bank, Marlborough, NZ '16

    Godello, Rogo, Valdeorras, Spain '15

    Foravia, Cascina Barisel, Monferrato, Italy, '14

    Sauvignon Blanc, Honig, Napa Valley, CA '16

    Chardonnay/SauvignonBlanc, Pont De Gassac, Pays D'Herault, France '15

    Chardonnay, Jean-Paul Brun, Beaujolais Blanc, France '15          

    Chardonnay, Artesa, Carneros, CA '14

    Roussette, Domaine Lupin, "Cuvee du Pépé" Frangy, Savoie, France '13

    Chardonnay, LIOCO, Sonoma, CA '15

    By the Glass

    Cabernet Sauvignon (rosé), Steininger, Österreich, Austria ‘16

    Gewürztraminer, Domaine Specht, Alsace, France ‘15

    Chardonnay, Jean-Paul Brun, Beaujolais Blanc, France ‘15

    Albariño, Hill Family Estate, Stewart Ranc, Carneros, CA ‘15

    Sauvignon Blanc, Girard et Fils, Sancerre, France ‘16

    Grüner Veltliner, Steininger, Kamptal, Austria ‘16

  • RED

    Skinny Italians

    Montepulciano, Garofoli, Piancarda, Marche, Italy '14

    Barbera, Oltretorrente, Paderna, Italy '14

    Franconia, Visintini, Venezia Guilia, Italy '14

    Vernatsch/Lagrein, Berger, Thurnhof, St. Magdalena, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy '15

    Ruchè, Crivelli, Piedmont, Italy '13

    Savory, Smokey

    Merlot/Cabernet, Château Vieux Manoir, Bordeaux, France '10

    Grenache/Syrah/Mourvedre, Domaine de Couron, Côtes Du Rhône Villages, France '13

    Malbec, Bodega Alto 3, Catamarca, Argentina '14

    Cabernet Franc, Château de Villeneuve, Saumur-Champigny, France '14

    Aragonez/Cabernet Sauvignon, Herdade do Esporão, Reserva, Alentejano, Portugal '13

    Mencia, Godelia, Bierzo, Spain '12

    Baga, Luis Pato, "Vinhas Velhas", Beiras, Portugal '11

    New World Achievers

    Pinot Noir, Kenwood Vineyards, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, CA '15

    Merlot/Cabernet, Goldschmidt, "Fidelity", Alexander Valley, CA '15

    Cabernet/Tempranillo/Merlot/Syrah, Elements, Sonoma County, CA '12

    Pinot Noir, Montinore Estate, Willamette Valley, OR '15

    Cabernet Sauvignon, Broadside, Margarita Vineyard, Paso Robles, CA '14

    Bright, Clean as a Whistle

    Gamay, Stéphane Aviron, Beajolais Villages, France '15  
    Zweigelt/Bläufrankisch, Markowitsch, Carnuntum, Austria '15

    Zweigelt/Bläufrankisch/St. Laurent, Meinklang, Burgenland, Austria '15

    Gamay, Domaine De Colette, Régnié, Beaujolais, France '14

    Zweigelt Blend, Pittnauer, Burgenland, Austria '13                    

    Kratošija/Vranec, Tikveš, Barovo, Macedonia '11

    Garnacha/Carignan, Buil & Giné, Priorat, Spain '14

    Gamay, Pascal Granger, Juliénas, Beaujolais, France '13

    Pinot Noir, Vincent Stoeffler, Alsace, France, '15

    By the Glass

    Malbec, Bodega Alto 3, Catamarca, Argentina ‘14

    Vernatsch/Lagrein, Berger, Thurnhof, St. Magdalener, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy ‘15

    Grenache/Syrah/Mourvèdre, Domaine de Couron, Côte du Rhône Villages, France ‘13

    Gamay, Stéphane Aviron, Beaujolais Villages, France ‘15

Saketini - Luksusowa potato vodka, Tozai junmai sake, cucumber

Todo Bien - Del Maguey Vida organic mezcal, Aperol, lemon, ginger

Junebug - Pimm’s, fresh ginger-lemon soda, cucumber

Strange Acquaintance - whisky, ruby port, lemon, egg white

Edgewood - gin, Cocchi vermouth di Americano, Cynar, grapefruit, salt

Dark & Stormy - Blenheim spicy ginger ale, Gosling’s dark rum

Please call for availability on a specific night.