Holiday Menu 2017

Ellie’s Holiday Menu

Cornish Hens

Roasted with whole clove garlic, lemon & fresh rosemary served with white wine reduction.

Min order 6 hens. 55’

Prime Rib

Cooked to medium rare.  AuJus & fresh horseradish sauce served on side.

Sent with appropriate warming instructions.

26’lb -4lb min

Duck Breast

Roasted to med doneness.  Sent with appropriate warming instructions.

Choice of blueberry peppercorn chutney or orang/fig relish

9oz  breast   Min order 6- 55’

Mushroom Wellington~40’

Lovingly made with finely chopped mushrooms (Portobello, shitake & white), shallots & fresh herbs sautéed in butter and wrapped in puff pastry, this appetizer is a hearty, vegetarian version of the traditional Beef Wellington.  Served with a bright carrot & cream cheese sauce.

Serves 12-15 as a starter or 6 as a main

Flat Bread with choice of topping~ 36’

Bacon & scallion pesto

Goat cheese & roasted tomato

Olive tapenade

2 doz. min. order

Meatballs~10’ doz


Italian w/marinara

Turkey w/spicy mint jelly

2 doz. min. order (approx. 16 pcs per doz.)

Mini cheese ball tray~30’

Cream cheese, cheddar & seasonings rolled in asst. toppings:

Chopped nuts, chives, sesame seeds & bacon

Served with crackers (approx. 2 doz per tray)

Phyllo Rolls~ 36’- 2 doz min

Italian sausage & parmesan, Chicken & sesame, Ham & cheddar or Roasted vegetable w/fresh herbs & tomato


Pastas priced as ½ pans                                              

Ellie’s Vegetable Lasagna 35.00

Meat Lasagna-choose either beef or Italian Sausage 35.00

Fettuccini in traditional Marinara Sauce (no meat) 18.00 (w/meat) 25.00    



Apple, Goat Cheese & Honey Tartlet- (6″ tartlet) 8.00

Apple Pie   10.00

Pecan Pie 17.00  6” Tartlet 9.00  Pecan Tassies (bars)

Crispy Apple & Almond Sheet Tart 25.00

Pumpkin Pie 9.00

Sweet Potato Pie 10.00

Lemon Meringue Pie   12.00


Asst. Dinner Rolls    2.50 doz.

Jalapeno corn bread  12 pcs  $8


Plastic plate service .50c per (dinner plate, utensils, napkin, cup)

Sterno $2 per




Ellie’s Café

10701 S. Hale Ave.

Chicago, IL. 60643


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We at Ellie’s wish you and yours the best of the Holiday Season.  Stay warm, healthy & safe!!