The Yard Cafe is a Northwest craft beer and spirits bar with a full service restaurant in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle.

    18 constantly rotating taps from local, national and international breweries and cideries. Draft selections are updated daily.

    As for our kitchen, we cook the way we like to eat! We lunch and dinner daily and brunch on the weekend. Our menu is focused on Latin cuisine and American pub food. Using quality local ingredients whenever possible, we create scratch recipes employing authentic cooking techniques yielding approachable food that pairs well with the libations on offer.

    Think tacos, tortas, salads, sandwiches and more.

    See you soon.

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FOOD

Happy Hour

  • Chips & Bean Dip 5
  • Ceviche
  • Ask your server for today's selection. 5
  • Queso Asado
  • Seared queso fresco topped with jalapenos, red onions, cilantro, and fresh lime juice. Served with a stack of tortillas. 5
  • Quesadilla Refritos
  • A flour tortilla stuffed with a blend of cheeses and refried beans. Served with pico de gallo and crema. 5
  • Tostadas
  • Crispy tortillas with your choice of carne asada or grilled veggie. Finished with lettuce, pico de gallo, crema, and cotija. 5
  • Dorados Pollo
  • Pollo rojo and a blend of cheeses wrapped tightly in a corn tortilla and fried. Served with lettuce, pico de gallo, and guacamole. 3 per order. 5
  • Beans and Rice
  • Ancho beans and rice finished with pico de gallo, cotija, and crema. Served with fresh tortillas. 5
  • Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeños
  • Filled with a blend of cheeses: asadero, quesadilla, queso fresco, and cream. 3 per order. 5
  • Taco Plate Special.
  • Ask your server for daily selection. 5

Full Menu

Bites

  • Spicy Peanuts and Pumpkin Seeds
  • A blend of Spanish peanuts and pumpkin seeds tossed with arbol chiles and garlic, and roasted. 3.5
  • Queso Fundido
  • Baked blend of cheeses and rajas, with fresh tortillas. Chorizo or mushroom. 7.5
  • Alambre
  • Cheeses melted over onions and peppers on a bed of ancho beans. Served with freshly made tortilla chips. Choose carne asada, chorizo, or mushroom. 8
  • Fresh Tortilla Chips
  • Made-to-order. Choose: guacamole, bean dip, or a trio of salsas. 5
  • Yard Quesadilla
  • A flour tortilla stuffed with your choice of filling, a blend of cheeses, and refried beans. Topped with pico de gallo, crema and cotija. Choose carne asada, carnitas, pollo rojo, grilled veggie, adobada, chile verde, or chorizo. 8
  • Corn and Black Bean Empanadas
  • Masa filled with corn, black beans, cheese, and spices. 8
  • Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeños
  • Filled with a blend of cheeses: chevre, cream, and queso fresco. 3 per order. 7

Tacos

  • Carne Asada
  • Marinated and grilled flank steak topped with pico de gallo. 3.5
  • Carnitas
  • Braised and seared shredded pork topped with pico gallo. 3.5
  • Adobada
  • Pork, marinated in house adobo and topped with pineapple habanero salsa, fresh onions and cilantro. 3.5
  • Pollo Rojo
  • Chicken simmered in guajillo-ancho salsa. Topped with salsa, fresh onions, crema and cilantro. 3.5
  • Chile Verde
  • Pork stewed with tomatillos, peppers, and onions. Topped with fresh onion, lettuce and cotija. 3.5
  • House-Made Chorizo
  • Chorizo topped with lettuce, pico de gallo, and cotija cheese. 3.5
  • Fish
  • Marinated white fish with cabbage and cilantro lime crema. 4
  • Grilled Veggie and Bean
  • Tomatillo-seasoned veggies grilled and tossed with refried beans, salsa and topped with cabbage. 3.5

Salads and Plates

  • Cardini's Creation
  • Our take on the tossed romaine salad made famous in Tijuana by Mr. Caesar Cardini. 8
  • Add chicken breast. 5 Add prawns or fish. 6
  • Orange Chipotle Salad
  • Arugula, bibb, tomato, pickled shallots, croutons and cucumber with a chipotle-orange vinaigrette. Topped with cotija cheese and pumpkin seeds. 9
  • Add chicken breast. 5 Add prawns or fish. 6
  • Grilled Steak Salad
  • Steak on a bed of bibb and romaine. Marinated corn and black beans, cotija cheese, pico de gallo, and poblano-lime vinaigrette. Topped with a grilled jalapeño. 14
  • Add bacon crumbles. 2
  • Ensalada Quesadilla
  • Tortilla stuffed with your choice of filling, a blend of cheeses, arbol salsa, and refried beans. Topped with romaine lettuce, cabbage, pico de gallo, guacamole, crema, arbol salsa, and a grilled jalapeno. Choose one: carne asada, carnitas, pollo rojo, grilled veggie, adobada, chile verde, or chorizo. 11
  • Beans and Rice
  • Ancho beans and rice, finished with pico de gallo, cotija, and crema. Served with fresh tortillas. 8
  • Add Chile Verde. 3
  • Tostadas
  • Finished with lettuce, pico de gallo, crema and cotija. Served with a side of pickled veggies. Choose carne asada or grilled vegetable. 8
  • Sub prawns. 2
  • Sopes
  • Stewed meat served on fried house-made thick masa rounds. Topped with refired beans, lettuce, crema, and pico de gallo. Choose Pork Chile Verde or Pollo Rojo. 14
  • Arroz Con Pollo
  • Our house-made red rice with seasoned chicken breast and cheese. Served with fresh tortillas. 14
  • Substitute prawns. 2

Sandwiches

Served with choice of house-made fresh potato or tortilla chips.

  • Grilled Chicken Breast Sandwich
  • Bacon, guacamole, and Swiss cheese on a poppyseed Kaiser roll. 11
  • Steak Sandwich
  • Grilled steak, peppers, and onions. Topped with arugula, Swiss cheese, chipotle aioli on a Bolillo roll. 12
  • Yard Burger
  • One-third pound of locally raised beef. Pico de gallo, Cardini aioli, and butter lettuce on a poppyseed Kaiser roll. 11
  • Torta
  • Choice of meat, with guacamole, bean spread, lettuce, tomato on a Telera-style roll. Side of house-made pickled vegetables. Choose: carne asada, carnitas, pollo rojo, grilled veggie or adobada. 11
  • Fish Torta
  • Guacamole, shredded cabbage, tomato, and cilantro lime crema on a Telera-style roll. Side of house-made pickled vegetables. 12.5
  • BLTG
  • Bacon, Bibb lettuce, tomato, guacamole, and roasted garlic aioli on sourdough bread. 10

Brunch

  • Eggs Benedict
  • Choose canadian bacon or tomato and roasted poblano. House-made Hollandaise sauce, poached eggs, and choice of the above on an english muffin. Served with country potatoes and fruit. 12
  • Carnitas Hash
  • A blend of carnitas, potato, onion, poblano, and red bell peppers. Served with two poached eggs, arbol crema, rustic whole wheat, and fruit. 11
  • Green Chilaquiles
  • Tortilla triangles coated with tomatillo salsa, and tossed with queso fresco, fresh onions, cilantro, and crema. Topped with your choice of chile verde, pollo rojo, or two eggs. 9
  • Scramble
  • Choose bacon, chorizo, carne asada, or grilled veggies. Above selection scrambled together with eggs, and a blend of cheeses, topped with pico de gallo. Served with country potatoes, rustic whole wheat, and fruit. 11
  • Huevos Ahogados
  • Eggs baked in a rich, savory salsa ranchero, and topped with a blend of cheeses. Served with country potatoes, rustic whole wheat, and fruit. 10
  • Huevos Rancheros
  • Ancho beans, tortilla, and two eggs, covered with ranchero sauce, queso fresco, and pico de gallo. (Add chile verde or pollo rojo 3). 10
  • Egg Sandwich
  • Bolillo roll filled with two eggs, bacon and swiss cheese. Served with country potatoes and fruit. 10
  • Farmhouse Burger
  • One-third pound of locally raised beef. Fried egg, bacon, swiss cheese, cardini aioli, and butter lettuce on a poppyseed Kaiser roll. Served with choice of house-made fresh potato or tortilla chips. 14
  • Yard Burger
  • One-third pound of locally raised beef. Pico de gallo, cardini aioli, and butter lettuce on a poppyseed Kaiser roll. Served with choice of house-made fresh potato or tortilla chips. 11
  • BLTG
  • Bacon, bibb lettuce, tomato, guacamole, and roasted garlic aioli. Served on sourdough bread. Choice of house-made potato or tortilla chips. 10
  • Molletes
  • Bolillo roll cut in half and topped with refried beans, queso blend, pico de gallo, and cotija. Choose: carne asada, chorizo, crumbled bacon, or grilled veggies. 9
  • Taco Plate
  • A plate of three tacos. Choose one filling. Carne Asada. Carnitas. Pollo Rojo. Grilled Veggie. Adobada. Chile Verde. Chorizo. 10
  • Fresh Tortilla Chips
  • Made to order. Choose guacamole, or trio of salsas. 5

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