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Val's Tavern

Val's Tavern

123 E River Rd, Rumson, NJ 07760
732-858-5575

Closed until Fri at 11:30 AM

Full Hours

Opens Fri at 11:30 AM

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Val's Famous Thin Crust Pizza

Build Your Own Pie

Classic cheese or create your own pizza.

$15.00

specialty-pies
Specialty Pies

Lobster Pie

A Val's original since 1942. Topped with chunks of fresh brazilian lobster tail and your choice of mild or hot marinara sauce.

$28.00


Shrimp Fra Diavolo Pie

Our classic thin crust pizza topped with shrimp, cherry peppers, in a spicy tomato sauce.

$24.00


Buffalo Chicken Pie

Chicken breast, bleu cheese dressing, red onion, buffalo sauce, and mozzarella.

$19.00


BBQ Chicken Pie

Chicken breast, bleu cheese dressing, red onion, mozzarella and BBQ sauce.

$19.00


Margherita Pie

The classic, topped with fresh tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, EVOO, garlic, and fresh basil.

$19.00

Margherita Pie

Beach Pie

Shrimp, garlic, mozzarella, ricotta, and parmesan cheese

$24.00


Meatball & Ricotta Pie

Our traditional thin-crust pizza with meatball, ricotta and light onion.

$20.00


Eggplant Pie

Sliced eggplant, tomato sauce, ricotta cheese, basil oil.

$20.00


Salad Pie

Baby arugula, fresh mozzarella, prosciutto, tricolor tomatoes, red onion, EVOO, balsamic dressing.

$20.00


Super Pie

The whole kitchen sink! Sausage, pepperoni, onions, mushrooms, peppers, with or without anchovies.

$23.00


Surf & Turf Pie

Val's signature lobster pie with sausage and your choice of hot or mild marinara.

$26.00


Cauliflower Crust Pie

Crispy cauliflower crust, pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese

$15.00

classic-appetizers
Classic Appetizers

Eggplant Fries

$9.50


Mozzarella Sticks

Deep fried cheese sticks. Crispy on the outside, gooey on the inside. Virtually guaranteed to be a table favorite! Served with a side of marinara sauce.

$10.50


Chicken Tenders

Delicious chicken tenders.

$12.50


Artichoke Francaise

$14.50


Val's Meatball

$15.50


Calamari

$16.50

appetizers
Appetizers

Artichokes Francese

Tender egg-battered artichoke hearts with lemon, butter and white wine sauce.

$14.50


Val's Meatballs

Pork, veal and beef blend, topped with ricotta salata and parmesan cheese.

$15.50

Val's Meatballs

Calamari

Star anise flour, chipotle mayo, marinara sauce.

$16.50


Blackened Tuna Bites

Seared Cajun-spiced ahi tuna with cucumber wasabi and soy sauce.

$17.50


Grilled Octopus

Chickpea salad, balsamic glaze, red onion, red pepper, chorizo.

$16.50

Grilled Octopus

Crab Cake

Corn succotash, peppers, diced potatoes, chipotle mayo.

$17.50


Beef Tenderloin Tips

Filet mignon bites, blue cheese demi, finished with basil oil and toast points

$17.50


Vegetable Stack

Grilled eggplant, zucchini, yellow squash, tomatoes, red onion, roasted pepper, fresh mozzarella, pesto, balsamic glaze, fresh basil.

$15.50

sides
Sides

Broccoli & Garlic

$9.00


Crispy Brussels Sprouts

$9.00


Eggplant Fries

$9.00


Truffle Fries

$9.00


Garlic Puffs

$9.00

salads
Salads

Chopped Salad

Iceberg lettuce, diced salami, provolone, chickpeas, tomatoes, radicchio, olives, creamy Italian dressing

$14.50


Tavern Salad

Mixed baby greens, green apples, caramelized pecans, dried cranberries, crumbled gorgonzola, apple cider vinaigrette.

$15.50

Tavern Salad

Kale & Brussel Caesar Salad

Kale, brussel sprouts, balsamic reduction, parmesan, garlic croutons, Tuscan Caesar dressing.

$15.50


Ahi Tuna Salad

Mixed baby greens, blackened ahi tuna, tomatoes, cucumbers, soy sauce, cusabi dressing.

$18.50

Ahi Tuna Salad

Beet Salad

Arugula, goat cheese, beets, pine nuts, basil oil, balsamic reduction.

$15.50

Beet Salad

Classic Caesar Salad

Romaine lettuce, parmesan, garlic croutons, traditional Caesar dressing.

$13.50


Burrata Salad

Arugula, fresh tomatoes, basil pesto toasted pine nuts, and balsamic glaze

$15.50

wings
Wings

Wings

Traditional or Grilled

$15.00

sandwiches
Sandwiches
Sandwiches served with french fries

Caprese Panini

Fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil pesto

$13.50


Turkey Club Sandwich

Turkey, bacon, lettuce, tomato, and mayo sandwich on seven-grain bread

$14.50


Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich

Steak or Chicken, peppers, onions, American cheese, Italian bread

$14.50


Chicken BLT Wrap

Grilled chicken, bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayo, cheddar

$14.50


Classic Parmesan Sandwich

Chicken or meatball, mozzarella, marinara, Italian bread

$14.50


Chicken & Spinach Panini

Grilled chicken, spinach, mozzrella

$14.50


Pesto Chicken Cutlet Sandwich

Roasted peppers, mozzarella, pesto, balsamic vinaigrette

$14.50


Buffalo Chicken Wrap

Grilled chicken, buffalo sauce, blue cheese and red onion

$14.50


Crab Cake Sandwich

Chipotle mayo, lettuce, tomato, onions, brioche bun

$16.50


Shrimp & Avocado Wrap

Grilled shrimp, avocado, mesclun mix, basil lemon aioli

$16.50


Filet Mignon BST Sandwich

Filet mignon, swiss cheese, bacon, tomato chipotle mayo

$19.50

burgers
Burgers
8 oz Angus beef, brioche bun, LTO & fries American cheese cheddar cheese, mozzarella cheese, swiss pepper jack

The Tavern Burger

8 oz. Angus beef burger, brioche bun, LTO & French fries with your choice of cheese.

$15.00


Bacon Bleu Cheese Burger

8 oz. Angus beef burger topped with bacon lardons and creamy bleu cheese.

$17.00


Beyond Burger

Vegetarian friendly

$15.00


Blackened Tuna Burger

Blackened ahi tuna filet topped with lettuce, tomato, onion and chipotle mayo.

$18.00


Turkey Burger

Avocado aioli.

$15.00

pasta
Pasta

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Jumbo shrimp, spicy red sauce, linguini.

$31.50


Linguine & Clams

Fresh clams, garlic, lemon, white wine, and butter

$25.50


Pappardelle Bolognese

Housemade pappardelle pasta, bolognese, ricotta salata.

$24.50


Blackened Chicken Alfredo

Pan-seared blackened chicken, linguine, creamy alfredo sauce

$24.50


Penne alla Vodka

Penne pasta sausage, peas, creamy tomato vodka sauce.

$21.50


Pesto Rigatoni

Fresh basil, pine nuts, garlic, pecorino romano and EVOO over rigatoni

$20.50


Spaghetti & Meatballs

Blend of pork, veal and beef meatballs, tomato sauce over spaghetti

$19.50

entrees
Entrees

Chicken Francaise

Tender egg-battered chicken breast sauteed in a lemon, butter and white wine sauce over penne.

$23.50


Chicken Parmesan

Mozzarella cheese, marinara, penne.

$23.50


Oven- Roasted Half Chicken

Asparagus, mashed potatoes, mushrooms, chicken au jus.

$25.50


Salmon

Pan seared salmon, cannellini, beans, shallots, spinach, truffle cream sauce.

$27.50


Angry Shrimp

Grilled shrimp, asparagus risotto, red pepper flakes, spicy chili oil.

$28.50


Scallops

Seared scallops in lemon and brown butter over cauliflower mash

$29.50


Chilean Sea Bass

Pan roasted, butternut squash risotto, fried leeks

$30.50


Sopranos Pork Chop

14oz. Berkshire pork chop, peppers, onions, potatoes, balsamic reduction.

$31.50

Sopranos Pork Chop

Grilled Filet Mignon

Grilled 8oz. filet mignon, mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetable, demi-glace

$34.50

kids-menu
Kids Menu
Kids meals served with soft drink and ice cream sandwich

Kid's Chicken Fingers & Fries

Delicious chicken fingers.

$13.00


Kid's Grilled Cheese

Grilled cheese sandwich.

$13.00


Kid's Spaghetti & Meatballs

$13.00


Kid's Penne & Butter

$13.00


Kid's Mozzarella Sticks

Deep fried cheese sticks. Crispy on the outside, gooey on the inside. Virtually guaranteed to be a table favorite! Served with a side of marinara sauce.

$13.00


Kid's Mac & Cheese

Classic mac & cheese.

$13.00


Kid's Cheese Ravioli

Our delicious stuffed cheese ravioli with option of marinara or butter sauce. Includes kids’ drink.

$13.00