Our Menu

Burgers and Sandwiches

Our burgers are hand-crafted, in-house, with beef supplied by locally owned and operated Matador Meat & Wine Butcher Shop. Our burgers feature 8 ounces of prime ground brisket, ribeye, striploin, and choice chuck - cooked to order and served just the way you like it. Not up for a burger? Choose a house-marinated, grilled portabella mushroom cap or a seared chicken breast, or let our other sandwiches delight you. All of our burgers and sandwiches are served on a freshly baked brioche roll, unless otherwise noted; Topped with red leaf lettuce, sliced tomato, and sliced red onion; and accompanied by E.J.'s seasoned house fries or your choice of a small house or Caesar salad. A gluten free bun is available upon request.
  • The Classic*

    • 10.00

    House-Ground Burger with Aged Cheddar

  • The E.J.*

    • 12.00

    House-Ground Burger, Jack Cheese, Candied Jalapeno Bacon & Sunnyside-Up Egg

  • The Dougie*

    • 11.00

    House-Ground Burger with Gruyere & Red Onion Jam

  • The Garbage Burger*

    • 14.00

    House-Ground Burger with Jack Cheese, Sliced Turkey, Red Leaf Lettuce, Sliced Tomato, Red Cabbage Slaw, Jalapeno Bacon, Mac & Cheese, Topped with Fried Onion & Jalapeno Mix, served with Loaded Tater Tots

  • The Biggie Bacon BBQ Cheeseburger*

    • 11.00

    House-Ground Burger with Aged Cheddar & Thick Cut Applewood Bacon Topped with House-made BBQ Sauce

  • The Boss*

    • 11.00

    Seared Chicken Sandwich with Garam Masala, Cabbage Slaw & Honey Yogurt Mayo

  • The Spicy Feather*

    • 12.00

    Seared Chicken Sandwich Tossed in Dirty Wing Sauce, Topped with Melted Blue Cheese, & Pickled Jalapeno Onion Slaw

  • The Portabella Sammie*

    • 10.00

    Grilled Portabella Mushroom Cap Marinated in our House Dressing, on a Bed of Fresh Spinach, Tender Artichoke, and Sautéed Red Onion, Topped with Gruyere Cheese & Red Onion Jam

  • Baltie's Crab Cake*

    • 13.00

    A Traditional Maryland-style Crab Cake with Cabbage Slaw, Topped with Remoulade Sauce

  • The Natural*

    • 11.00

    Smoked Turkey Breast, Candied Jalapeno Bacon, and Havarti Cheese with Red Leaf Lettuce & Artichoke Aioli, served on Sourdough Bread

  • E.J.'s Reuben*

    • 11.00

    Sliced smoked & seared Pastrami, served with sauerkraut and house russian dressing on marble rye bread

  • Bernie's Invention*

    • 14.00

    8oz. Honey Glazed Salmon Sandwhich with Sauteed Spinach and Onion

Small Plates

  • E.J.'S Fried Chicken & Waffle

    • 11.00

    Traditional Southern Fried Chicken, Homemade Waffle & Bourbon Tangerine Syrup

  • Dirty Wings

    • 11.00

    One Pound of Crispy, Whole Wings Tossed with Dirty Wing Sauce, Served with Celery, Carrots & Avocado Ranch Dressing

  • Grilled Chicken Skewers

    • 7.00

    Three Juicy Chicken Skewers Served on a Bed of Baby Greens with Black Sesame Dressing

  • Stuffed Mushrooms

    • 7.00

    Five Silver Dollar Mushroom Caps Stuffed with House Blend & Served on a Bed of Potato Straws

  • Maryland Style Crab Cake

    • 10.00

    Jumbo-lump Crab Cake Served on a Bed of Red Cabbage Slaw Topped with Remoulade Sauce

  • Loaded House Fries

    • 9.00

    Seasoned Steak Fries Layered with Cheddar Cheese, Red Onion, Thick Cut Applewood Bacon, Tomatoes, Jalapenos & Avocado Ranch Dressing

  • Loaded Tater Tots

    • 9.00

    Seasoned Tater Tots Layered with Cheddar Cheese, Red Onion, Thick Cut Applewood Bacon, Tomatoes, Jalapenos & Avocado Ranch Dressing

  • Deviled Eggs

    • 5.00

    Hard Cooked Eggs, Halved, and Stuffed with Pickled Red Onion, Avocado, & Jalapeno

  • Soft Pretzels

    • 7.00

    Three Jumbo Buttery Soft Pretzels, Lightly Fried & Salted, Served with Mustard & Spicy Ranch.

  • House Made Sliders

    • 10.00

    Please ask your server about our daily creation.

  • Hummus

    • 7.00

    Served with Carrots, Green Olives, Fried Tortillas Chips and Candied Jalapeno Salsa.



  • Buttermilk Fried Chicken

    • 17.00

    House-Brined Southern Fried Chicken with Smashed Potatoes, Country Gravy & Crispy Bacon Greens

  • Pan Seared Chicken

    • 17.00

    Chicken Breasts Seared to Perfection Served with Almond Blanched Broccoli & Cinnamon Baked Sweet Potato

  • Honey Glazed Salmon*

    • 17.00

    10oz Pan Roasted, Center Cut Salmon on a Bed of Sautéed Baby Spinach & Spiralized Summer Squash

  • The Steak*

    • 21.00

    12oz Angus Ribeye with Braised Baby Carrots & Roasted Thyme Fingerling Potatoes

  • Peach & Jalapeno Glazed Pork Chop*

    • 17.00

    A Seasoned and Grilled Double-Cut Pork Chop Featuring Our Soon-to-be Famous Peach Glaze with Grilled Asparagus & Savory Macaroni and Cheese

  • Pasta Delicata

    • 11.00
    • Add Chicken +4.00

    Angel Hair Pasta Served with House Red Sauce, Diced Tomatoes, Artichoke, Sautéed Broccoli, Zucchini, Asparagus, and Mushroom. Replace pasta with spiralized summer squash for a gluten-free entrée

  • The Marylander

    • 22.00

    2 Marylander-style Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes on a Bed of Red Cabbage Slaw Topped with Remoulade Sauce & Served with Braised Baby Carrots & Crispy Bacon Greens.


All $5.00
  • Small House or Caesar Salad

  • Seasoned Steak Fries

  • Crispy Bacon Greens

  • Roasted Thyme Fingerling Potatoes

  • Sautéed Baby Spinach

  • Cinnamon Baked Sweet Potato

  • Tender Grilled Asparagus

  • Almond Blanched Broccoli

  • Braised Baby Carrots

  • Savory Macaroni and Cheese

  • Spiralized Summer Squash

  • Smashed Potatoes


Freshly made; availability may vary.
  • Chocolate Cake Built for Two

    • 10.00

    4 Layers of Rish Chocolate Cake Iced & Finished with Cookie Crumbs. Topped with Whipped Cream & Strawberries.

  • Not Your Mom's Carrot Cake

    • 7.00

    Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing featuring Pecans, Shaved Carrots, Pineapple & Coconut


  • Toasts

  • Jalapeno Crab Cake Toast*

    • 12.00

    Jumbo Lump Crab Cake, Jalapeno Bacon & Sunnyside-Up Egg-Toad-in-a-hole Style with Peach Glaze & Fresh Jalapeno

  • The EJ's Benedict

    • 16.00

    6oz Grilled strip steak cooked to order Sliced & served atop our sourdough bread, served with two fried tomatoes, thick cut applewood bacon & poached Eggs covered in our house hollandaise sauce. 

  • Salmon Avocado Toast*

    • 12.00

    Sliced Salmon with Avocado Wedges & Sunnyside-Up Egg - Toad-in-a-hole Style - with Pickled Jalapeno Yogurt

  • Classic Breakfast (But served on Toast)*

    • 10.00

    Three Lightly Fried Beefsteak Tomatoes, Thick Cut Applewood Bacon, Tots & Two Sunnyside-Up Eggs Served atop Sourdough Toast

  • Sandwiches & Omelets

  • The Breakfast Sammie*

    • 9.00

    Two Fried Eggs, Cheddar Cheese & Thick Cut Applewood Bacon, Served on a Brioche Bun with Tater Tots

  • The E.J.*

    • 12.00

    House-Ground Burger with Jack Cheese, Candied Jalapeno Bacon & Sunny-Side Up Egg with tots.

  • The Western Omelet*

    • 11.00

    Diced Tomato, Diced Jalapeno, Red Onion, Sausage & Cheddar Cheese served with your choice of Tots or Toast.

  • The Big Piggy Omelet*

    • 11.00

    Thick Cut Applewood Bacon & Fresh made Sausage, Cheddar Cheese - served with your choice of Toast or Tots.

  • Fresh Omelet Made To Order*

    • 10.00
    • Each Topping 0.30

    Choice of Monterey Jack, Cheddar Cheese, Gruyere, or Mozzarella & Up to Two Toppings with Toast or Tots. --Select From Thick Cut Applewood Bacon, Mushroom, Tomato, Avocado, Cucumber, Jalapeno & Sausage 

  • Chick-A-doodle-doo

  • Home Style Fried Chicken and Waffle*

    • 12.00

    Traditional Southern Fried Chicken on a Homemade Waffle with Country Gravy, Fresh Sausage and Jalapeno Bacon.

  • Fried Chicken Hash*

    • 11.00

    Traditional Southern Fried Chicken with Shredded Tots, Ground Beef, House Veggie Mix & Sautéed Spinach

Soups and Salads

Add Chicken to any salad for an additional $4 or Salmon for $6
  • Salads

  • E.J.'S Caesar Salad

    • 8.00

    Whole Romaine Lettuce with Red Onions, Parmesan, Croutons, Cracked Black Pepper & Caesar Dressing

  • Soup & Salad Combo

    • 9.00

    Select Any Soup & Either a Small Caesar or Small Spinach Salad.

    Add light portion of seasoned chicken. 2$

  • E.J.'S Cobb Salad

    • 13.00

    Red Leaf Lettuce, Grilled Chicken, Blue Cheese, Cheddar Cheese, Cucumbers, Avocado, Cherry Tomatoes, Hard Cooked Egg, Thick Cut Applewood Bacon & House Dressing

  • Strawberry Spinach Salad

    • 11.00

    Fresh Spinach with Local Goat Cheese, Roasted Pecans & Citron Vinaigrette

  • 1/2 Natural & Soup or Salad Combo

    • 9.00

    Select Any Soup, Small Caesar or Small House Salad with a 1/2 Natural Sandwhich.

  • Soups

  • New England Clam Chowder

    • 6.00

    Classic Creamy Chowder with Clams, Bacon & Fried Leeks

  • E.J.'S Traditional Chicken Noodle Soup

    • 6.00

    Tender Cuts of Chicken, Carrots, Celery, Noodles & Herbs


Following beverages may contain alcohol. O'Doul's is a non-alcoholic beer.
  • Brews on Tap

    We have a great assortment of craft beers, imports and American beers. 

  • Crafts on Tap

    Rasberry Shade, Texas Wheat, Tupps Brewery - Mckinney, TX

    Tupps IPA, India Pale Ale, Tupps Brewery - Mckinney, TX

    Black Ale, Dark Ale, Tupps Brewery - Mckinney, TX

    Deep Ellum IPA, India Pale Ale,  Deep Ellum Brewery - Dallas, TX

    Pinsetter, Amber, Real Ale Brewery - Blanco, TX

    Freaky-Deaky, Triple Belgium, Oak HIghlands Brewery - Dallas, TX

    GPA, German Pale Ale, Three Nations Brewery - Farmers Branch, TX

     Dallas Blonde, Blonde Ale, Deep Ellum - Dallas, TX

  • American Beers

    Bud Light, Light Lager, Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

  • Bottle Brews

    We have a great assortment of bottled brews.

  • Bottle Brews $5.00

    Bulletproof Texas Pale Ale, American Pale Ale, Audacity Brew House - Denton, TX

    Dos Equis, American Lager - Mexico

    Dos Equis XX Ambar - Amber - Mexico

    Samuel Adams Boston Lager, American Lager, Samuel Adams Brewery - Boston, MA

    Stella Artois, Belgian Lager, Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

    Stella Artois Cidre, European Cider, Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

  • Bottle Brews $4.00

    Alamo Amber Lager, Vienna Lager, Alamo Beer Company - San Antonio, TX

    Shiner Bock, American Dark Lager, Spoetzl Brewery - Shiner, TX

    Dos Equis, American Lager, Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma Brewery – Mexico

    Budweiser, American Lager, Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

    Bud Light, American Light Lager, Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

    Miller Light, American Light Lager, Miller Brewing Co., Milwaukee, WI

    Coors Light, American Light Lager, Coors Brewing Company, Golden, CO

    Michelob Ultra, American Light Lager, Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

    O'doul's, Non-Alcoholic Malt, Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

    Redbridge, Gluten Free, Anheiuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO

  • Canned Brews

    We have a great assortment of canned brew too.

  • Canned Brews $5.00

    • 5.00

    Local Legend, Sweet Milk Stout, Deep Ellum Brewery

    Northbound 75, Specialty Pale Ale, Tupps Brewery - Mckinney, TX

    Guinness, Irish Dry Stout, Guinness Brewery - Dublin, Ireland


  • Canned Brews $4.00

    • 4.00

    Fireman's #4, Blond Ale, Real Ale Brewing Co. - Blanco, TX

    All Good , Kolsch Ale, Oak Highlands Brewery  - Dallas, TX

  • Wines

  • Whites

  • Barone Fini Pinot Grigio, Italy

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Skyfall Riesling, WA

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Waterbrook Chardonnay, WA

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Smoke Tree Chardonnay, CA

    • Glass 10.00
    • Bottle 40.00
  • Jacuzzie "Unoaked" Chardonnay, CA

    • Glass 9.00
    • Bottle 40.00
  • Barkan Sauvignon Blanc, Israel

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand

    • Bottle 60.00
  • The Reds

  • Divining Rod Pinot Noir, OR

    • Glass 10.00
    • Bottle 40.00
  • Lyric by Etude Pinot Noir, CA

    • Bottle 55.00
  • Terrazas Alto Malbec, Argentina

    • Glass 8.00
    • Bottle 29.00
  • Line 39 Cabernet Sauvignon , CA

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Louis Martini Cabernet Sauvignon, CA

    • Glass 9.00
    • Bottle 40.00
  • Barkan Merlot, Israel

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Z52 Zinfandel, CA

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Gentleman's Collection Red Blend, CA

    • Glass 10.00
    • Bottle 40.00
  • Bijou Rose, CA

    • Glass 7.00
    • Bottle 25.00
  • Ports and a Babble

  • Zonin Prosecco, Italy

    • Glass 7.00
  • Anna Codorniu Brut, Spain

    • Glass 8.00
  • Dow's Fine Ruby Port, Portugal

    • Glass 9.00
  • Gallo Fairbanks Port, Portugal

    • Glass 9.00

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Preston Rd. Location

18208 Preston Road, Suite D3

Dallas, TX 75252

(972) 905-5801

McKinney Location

Coming Fall 2017

1910 N. Stonebridge Dr.  

McKinney, TX 75071