The Side Door

at The Blue Pelican Inn & Restaurant



Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 5pm


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   Thu/Fri/Sat at 5pm
2535 N. Main St. – Central Lake, MI

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2535 N. Main St.
Central Lake, MI 49622

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 Welcome to The Side Door

The Side Door is a blast from the past featuring a pub-style menu with a twist.

Trivia Returning Saturday Nights at 7:30 Hosted by Matt Hall

Euchure Night Thursdays at 6:30 pm


  Specials & Events

Friday-Fish Fry, Hand Battered Cod, Fries & Coleslaw starting at $15.99





Fried Brussel Sprouts $11.99
Toasted Almonds, Parmesan, Sauteed Onion, Balsamic Drizzle, Bacon

Big Bang Shrimp $13.99

Lightly Breaded Shrimp, Tossed in Sweet & Spicy Asian Sauce, Siracha Drizzle

Potato Skins $12.99
ask your server for todays flavor

Onion Petals  $8.99

Crispy Battered Petals, Served with Chipotle Ranch

Smoked Chicken Wings

6/$11.99  12/$18.99

Franks Hot Sauce Brine, Cherry Smoked, Fried Golden Brown. Choice of: Garlic Parmesan, Big Bang, BBQ,Hot, Honey Mustard. Served with Celery Choice of  Bleu Cheese or Ranch

Mozzarella Half Moons $9.99

Fried with Marinara Dip

Crab Cake $14.99

Made in house served with remoulade

Soup of the Day or Tomato Bisque

5.99 Bowl 3.99 Cup


Add Grilled or Blackened Chicken $5.99, Grilled or Blackened Shrimp $7.99 To Large Salads Only 

Dressing: Ranch, Bleu Cheese, Red Wine Vinaigrette, Honey Mustard, Caesar, French

Caesar Salad Small $4.99 Large $9.99

Romain Hearts, Parmesan, Croutons & Caesar Dressing 

House Salad Small $4.99 Large $9.99

Romaine/Ice-Burg Lettuce, Cucumber, Tomato, Onion, Cheese & Croutons

Taco Salad Small $9.99 Large $14.99

Romaine/Iceburg Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Black Bean Corn Relish,

Black Olives, Seasoned Taco Meat, Chedddar Jack Blend, Nacho Cheese Doritos

South of The Border

Choice of Vegeterian, Chicken or Ground Taco Beef

 Wet Burrito $14.99

Refried Beans, Cheddar Jack Cheese, Enchilada Sauce, Onion, Lettuce, Tomato, Jalapenos, Black Olives, Sour Cream & Salsa Side of Corn Chips

Trash Can Nachos $16.99

Corn Tortilla Chips, Black Bean Corn Relish, Cheddar Cheese, Onion, Tomatoes, Lettuce, Jalapenos,Black Olives, Verde, Chipotle Ranch

 Quesadilla $14.99

Seasoned Grilled Chicken Breast, Black Bean Corn Relish, Onion, Cheddar Jack Cheese, Chipolte Ranch, Flour Tortilla
Served with Corn Chips, Salsa & Sour Cream


Kids 7.99
(12 & Under Please)

 Grilled Chicken Breast & Green Beans 

Corn Dog & Fries

1 pc Chicken Strip Basket 

Buttered Noodles  

add Marinara or Alfredo



substitute grilled chicken breast or black bean burger

Served with Fries Upgrade to Onion Petals $4.99

Side Door Burger $13.99

American, Pickles, Onion, Pickle Mustard Aiolo

Classic Smash $9.99

Build Your Own Burger

Additional Toppings:

Cheese $1 American, Swiss, Bleu Cheese, Cheddar Jack

Lettuce, Tomato Onion $1.50

Bacon $2.50, Mushrooms $1.00, Sauteed Onion $1.50, Onion Petals $1.50

Green Olives .50

Sauces .50 ranch, Chipolte ranch, mustard garlic aioli, bbq

Olive Burger $13.99

American Cheese, House Made Olive Tapenade.


Served with Fries Upgrade to Onion Petals $4.99

Chicken Strips $14.99

4 pc Golden Brown Tenders

Ranch, BBQ, Bleu Cheese, Big Bang, Hot, garlic Parmesan or Honey Mustard

Whitefish Sandwich $14.99

Beer Battered Whitefish Filet, American Cheese, Lettuce & Tomato Served with Coleslaw

Butterfly Shrimp Basket $15.99

Fried Golden Brown served with coleslaw

Ultimate Grilled Cheese $15.99

French Double Creme Brie, Mozzarella, Parmesan, on Grilled Sourdough

served with tomato bisque. Add Bacon $2 Add Tomato $1

Honey Mustard Chicken Sandwich $14.99

Grilled Chicken Breast, Swiss Cheese, Bacon & Honey Mustard


Served with garlic bread

Chicken Parmesan $17.99

Gucci Crab Mac $17.99 add bacon $2.50

Alfredo $19.99 Chicken or Shrimp

Beef Stroganoff $18.99


Choice of 1 Side Additional Side $1.99: Fries, Baked Potato, Green Beans, Brussel Sprouts, Wild Rice (sub small caesar or house salad $1.99)

add 1/4 grilled shrimp $8.99 or crab cake $9.99

 New York Strip $26.99
12 oz. Seasoned and Grilled to Perfection Topped with Zip Sauce

Shrimp Dinner $19.99
½ LB Grilled or Blackened

Walleye $23.99

Parmesan Herb Crusted, Blackened

Crab Stuffed $32.99

Smoked BBQ Chicken Dinner $21.99

Breast, Thigh, Wing & Drum

Crab Cake Dinner $23.99

Two Crab Cakes & Remoulade

Friday Night Fish Fry

Hand Beer Battered Cod 2PC $14.99 3PC $16.99 4PC $17.99 6PC $19.99

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2535 N. Main St.
Central Lake, MI 49622

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Phone: (231) 544-2583
Fax: (231) 544-6737

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