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The Goose's Acre

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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner
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STARTERS, SOUPS AND SMALL SALADS
$10.95
Wood Oven Baked Artichoke, Sun Dried Tomato & Parmesan Dip
with garlic bread, flatbreads and crackers.
$11.95
Spicy Mango Avocado Shrimp Salsa
half-pound of chilled shrimp tossed with a jalapeno-mango salsa and served with crisp tortilla chips and crackers.
$9.95
Chips And Three Dips
fresh tortilla chips with warm chile con queso, guacamole and house made salsa.
$12.95
Steamed P.e.i. Mussels
one pound of prince edward island mussles sauteed in bbq bock broth and herbs. served with toasted brown bread.
$8.95
Crispy Calamari
flash fried and served with lemon, spicy marinara and malt vinegar tarter sauce.
$6.95
Fried Mozzarella Sticks
fresh mozzarella hand rolled and battered then fried to a golden brown, with goose's spicy marinara sauce.
$12.95
Lump Crab Cakes Sliders
served with fresh lettuce, tartar, habanero and green sauces.
$8.95
Irish Nachos
melted irish cheddar, crisp pepper bacon, chopped scallions and jalapeno slices atop fried sliced potatoes served with sour cream and fresh pico de gallo.
$7.95
Beef Sliders
three homemade sliders served on mini potato buns and topped with bbq mayo, cheddar and pickle.
$7.95
Roasted Red Pepper Hummus
house made hummus with tahini, garlic and extra virgin olive oil, served with fresh veggies and flatbread.
ENTREE SALADS
Salad Dressings Available: Balsamic Vinaigrette, Peppercorn Ranch, Chunky Bleu Cheese, Apple Cider Vinaigrette, Stout Honey Mustard, Low Fat Italian, Oil And Vinegar, Russian, Ponzu And Caesar.
$10.95
Goose's Acre Signature Chicken Salad
fresh rotisserie chicken and organic greens tossed with sliced apples, pears, seasonal berries and dates with cornbread croutons, goat cheese, toasted walnuts and apple cider vinaigrette dressing.
$11.95
Add Sliced Grilled Chicken Breast $4.0
Caesar Salad
whole romaine hearts with caesar dressing, shaved parmigiano reggiano and garlic croutons
$9.95
Rotisserie Chicken Blt Salad
fresh rotisserie chicken, crisp pepper bacon and fresh tomato tossed with chopped romaine, grilled ciabatta croutons and balsamic vinaigrette.
$13.95
Big Island Shrimp Salad
pineapple-teriyaki glazed shrimp over organic greens with fresh cilantro, mango, cucumber, avocado, ponzu dressing and crispy wonton chips.
$14.95
Bistro Filet Steak Salad
sliced tender beef over mixed greens with grilled onions, hot cherry peppers, fresh tomato, crumbled gorgonzola, ciabatta croutons and balsamic vinaigrette.
$10.95
Brown Derby Cobb Salad
chopped greens with smoked turkey, crisp pepper bacon, tomatoes, avocado, hard-boiled eggs, scallions, irish cheddar cheese, gorgonzola crumbles and almonds with your choice of dressing.
SANDWICHES
Served With House Made Jalapeno Dill Pickles And Choice Of Seasoned Fries Or Fresh Apple Coleslaw (not Served With Soup Or Salad).
$13.95
Grilled Steak Sandwich
herb crusted bistro tender on toasted ciabatta bread with goat cheese, basil mayo and roasted peppers.
$8.95
Turkey Melt
generous portions of shaved turkey with melted irish cheddar, peppered bacon and sliced avocado on texas toast grilled to a golden brown.
$9.95
Grilled Half Pound Black Angus Burger
served on a butter toasted burger bun with aged irish cheddar, crisp pepper bacon and chipotle barbecue sauce.
$9.95
Grilled Chicken Breast "pub Club" Wrap
grilled chicken with crisp pepper bacon, sliced avocado, aged irish cheddar, lettuce, tomato and bbq mayo all wrapped up in a spinach tortilla.
$9.95
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
served on grilled ciabatta bread with basil pesto, feta cheese, cucumber, kalamata olives and sun dried tomatoes.
$11.95
Top Notch Reuben
on grilled marble rye with melted swiss, sauerkraut and russian dressing - with generous portions of shaved corned beef or turkey breast.
$9.95
Buffalo Chicken
goose's handbreaded chicken tenders tossed in goose's hot sauce, topped with irish chedar, finely diced celery and bleu cheese dressing served on a butter toasted bun.
$7.95
Goose's Acre Blt
crisp pepper bacon, red leaf lettuce and beefsteak tomato - on toasted whole wheat with mayo.
GOURMET WOOD FIRED PIZZA
$7.95
Classic Margherita
crushed plum tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, parmigiano reggiano and fresh basil.
$7.95
White Pizza
with extra virgin olive oil, fresh mozzarella, parmigiano reggiano and fresh oregano.
$9.95
Four Cheese
white pizza with fresh mozzarella, gorgonzola, parmigiano reggiano, goat cheese, roasted garlic and fresh oregano.
$12.95
Enzo
margherita pizza with pepperoni, italian sausage, crisp pepper bacon, fresh mozzarella and fresh oregano.
$12.95
Pesto Chicken Pizza
basil pesto sauce topped with grilled chicken, artichokes, capers and sun-dried tomatoes.
$7.95
Build Your Own Pizza
start with - margherita pizza (tomato) or white pizza (extra virgin olive oil).
Free Toppings
chipotle bbq sauce - substituted, crushed red pepper flakes, extra tomato sauce or olive oil, mediterranean oregano
$1.0
Toppings
capers, caramelized onions, fresh basil, fresh oregano, fresh tomato, grilled sweet bell peppers, kalamata olives, roasted garlic, roasted jalapenos, roasted red peppers, sliced cherry peppers, sun dried tomatoes, toasted pine nuts
$2.0
Toppings
aged irish cheddar, artichoke hearts, boursin cheese, chopped rotisserie chicken, crisp pepper bacon, extra fresh mozzarella, extra parmigiano reggiano, goat cheese, gorgonzola, grilled eggplant, italian sausage, pepperoni, roasted forest mushrooms, smoked cheddar, white anchovies
$4.0
Topping
sliced grilled chicken breast
ROTISSERIE AND GRILL
Rotisserie And Grill Entrees Served With Your Choice Of A Small Loaded House Salad, Small Caesar Salad Or Cup Of Soup.
$14.95
Honey Lacquered Walnut Roasted Chicken
airline chicken breast served with glazed baby vegetables and herb whipped potatoes.
$27.95
Montreal Style Filet Mignon
whole beef tenderloin specially seasoned, seared then grilled, served thickly sliced with goose's acre steak butter, horseradish whipped potatoes and baby vegetables.
$21.95
Grilled Ahi Tuna Steak
#1 sashimi grade yellow fin tuna steak, simply grilled with sea salt and extra virgin olive oil, served with roasted potatoes, haricot vert, olives, artichokes, tomatoes and caper-berries.
$18.95
Cedar Plank Atlantic Salmon
wood oven roasted on aromatic cedar, served with baby vegetables, roasted red potatoes and lemon butter sauce.
Full Rack $16.95
Half Rack $14.95
Bbq Baby Back Ribs
slow cooked and smothered with chipotle barbecue sauce, served with fresh apple coleslaw and seasoned fries.
$15.95
Fresh Lemon Baked Atlantic Cod
served with baby vegetables and herb whipped potatoes.
$27.95
Grilled Texas Rubbed Rib-eye Steak
a juicy rib-eye grilled to you desired specification and then served over a white bean ragout. topped generously with crispy onion strings.
$18.95
Guinness Braised Lamb Shank
an irish barley stew made with carrots, celery and onions and then topped with a large lamb shank.
PUB FAVORITES
Not Served With Soup Or Salad.
$11.95
Guinness Irish Sirloin Stew
tender sirloin pieces braised in guinness with onions, carrots potatoes and peas.
$12.95
Cod Fish & Chips
ale battered fresh atlantic cod with seasoned fries, fresh apple coleslaw, malt vinegar tarter sauce and lemon.
$12.95
Sirloin Shepherds Pie
stout marinated braised sirloin served in a traditional cheddar potato topped shepherds pie of ground beef, leeks, carrots, peas and onions.
$10.95
Corned Beef And Cabbage
sliced corned beef served with boiled cabbage, potatoes and carrots, and fresh bread.
$10.95
Chicken Pot Pie
tender braised chicken with peas, carrots, mushrooms and leeks in a rich cream gravy, topped with a flaky puff pastry crust.
$9.95
Add Sliced Grilled Chicken Breast $4.0
Deluxe Macaroni And Cheese
.cavatappi noodles baked in a cheddar and parmesan sauce with tomatoes, scallions and crumbled pepper bacon
$9.95
Chicken Tender Meal
goose's handbreaded chicken tenders served with seasoned fries, peppercorn ranch and stout honey mustard.
$15.95
Cajun Chicken Alfredo
grilled chicken and asparagus tossed with fettucini noodles in a spicy alfredo sauce and served with toasted garlic bread.
$10.95
Baja Tacos
three tacos your style! start with flour or corn tortillas, then choose between grilled cod, fried cod or grilled shrimp. we add cabbage, pico de gallo and salsa verde, served with fresh tortilla chips and sides of goose's housemade green and red salsas.
DESSERTS
$5.95
Pound Cake
with white chocolate mousse and fresh berries.
$5.95
Stout Ice Cream Brownie Sundae
guinness stout ice cream, cadburry chocolate sauce, toffee pieces and whipped cream.
$5.95
Cheesecake
a classic new york style cheesecake with graham cracker crust tailored for the individual. served with marinated fresh berries.
$7.95
Chocolate Layer Cake
colossal layer upon layer of dark moist chocolate cake, sandwiched with our silkiest smooth chocolate filling, pilled high with chunks of cake. served with a glass of milk (warm or cold) - guests choice.
About
The Goose's Acre Irish Pub stood on Main Street, Midleton, Ireland, immediately in front of "The Goose's Acre," a historical landmark named by locals where geese gaggles grazed in the 1800's. The pub opened in 1886 and was handed down from father to son through the years. In 2005, the pub was forced to close to make way for new development. While back in Ireland visiting relations, Brian Young and Colm O'Neill proposed purchasing the contents of the pub, to include both bars, from the previous owner who was distraught over the pending loss of the pub's history and heritage. Although it meant shipping the pub across the Atlantic Ocean, the previous owner was ecstatic that The Goose's Acre Irish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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All reviews brunch fish and chips shepherds pie artichoke dip burger salad pork chop irish pub running club beers on tap outdoor patio great atmosphere the bread pudding happy hour waterway bingo specials
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Great Irish Pub located on The Woodlands Waterway. Weekdays they offer dinner specials that are a great value. Monday is fish and chips for $10. Generous portion of Cod and fries cooked perfectly. Recommend going their for dinner and drinks.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AMowad
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We sat outside with a view of the waterway. It took some time to get the attendance of the waiter, but that was the only small problem. The food was excellent (all of us had burger) and the price is reasonable. We will come back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JuttaZ_12
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Took my two adult grandchildren to dinner recently. We ate outside to enjoy the waterway, but there was a running club that was constantly coming in and out of the area. They were loud, stretching, had their dogs, etc. The atmosphere wasn't at all what...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TXpolevaulter
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I think the food vs price combination is average. The Service and View/Atmosphere are excellent - recommend for drinking vs eating

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dmitrys351
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Our first visit was amazing but the second was outstanding. We went there for our anniversary and the y were wonderful as before. We drive about an hour and fifteen minutes to enjoy the atmosphere and food and just the location, the waterway is nice...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank weeksj2015
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Here for lunch this time. Very tasty food, and the Black Butte Porter beer on tap was excellent. Very attentive service, including manager visiting our table. Will visit again.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CLH8712
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I am a frequent diner for lunch here. Most of the time I pick up my food to-go, but sometimes I sit at the bar and eat my meal. I am a very tolerant person and never mind the occasional mistake. I rarely say anything...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank lculver3
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Good beers, excellent food and live music in a beautiful location. It's especially nice at sunset and early evening.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank PassingThruAmericas
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

On an annual girl's trip to Houston, we returned to Goose's acre for a late lunch on Saturday. High points were the artichoke dip. Low points were the slow service. The wine was delayed because they couldn't find a corkscrew. The appetizer arrived at the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 992judyr
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I had the meatloaf and cabbage. It was terrific. Great atmosphere. Very busy and that is a good sign. I’d recommend

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kim K
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Dani S
10 December 2018|
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Response from CLH8712 | Reviewed this property |
Agree that it’s mostly an “ale and beer” place, although they have an excellent selection including craft brews. Don’t believe they have more than a basic wine list
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Whiterac
16 November 2015|
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Response from Linda E | Reviewed this property |
Same here, contact the restaurant for the best response. We all just visited the restaurant for a meal and are not affiliated with the restaurant and don't even live there!
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