Gertrude's Seasonal Menu | Desert Botanical Garden

OPEN DAILY 8 A.M.|7 A.M. FOR MEMBERS WED. & SUN.

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Menu Subject to Change

Appetizers

Carrot & Beet Hummus | $12
V, GF
AZ Garbanzo + Roasted Carrot and Beet Purees + Pesto; Served with Raw Veggies + House Made Tortilla Chips

Elote Fritters | $13
GF
Corn + Cotija Cheese + Cilantro-Lime Aioli + Achiote

Fried Cauliflower & Shishito | $13
V, GF
Pickled Onion + Cauliflower + Sesame Seeds + Shishito Peppers + Scallion + Agave Sambal Drizzle

Chips & Salsa | $11/$6
V, GF
House-Made Tortilla Chips + Salsa Verde

Smoked & Fried Tofu | $11/$6
V, GF
Achiote + Pipian Verde

Salads and Such

Watermelon-Jicama Salad | $11
V on request, GF

Jicama + Watermelon + Cucumber + Lime Juice + Feta + Tajin+ Pepitas + Chilies

Chicken & Strawberry Salad | $18
GF
Chilled Chicken Breast, sliced + Fresh Strawberries + Seasonal Greens + Feta + Walnuts + Pomegranate Vinaigrette

Shaved Root Salad | $13/$7
V, GF
House Greens + Shaved Root Vegetables + Golden Raisin + Sunflower Seeds + Sunflower-Thai Spice Dressing

Farmer’s Soup | $13/$8
V, GF on request

Seasonal Celebration of the Flavors of Harvest; Served with Bread

Entrées

(available all day, Monday through Friday)

Tamale | $20
V on request, GF

Corn & Hemp Tamale; Served with Refried Beans + Calabacitas + Poblano Cream + Cotija + Crispy Tortilla Strips

Green Chili Bacon Cheeseburger | $19
DF/GF on request
Angus Patty + Green Chili + Applewood Bacon + Sharp Cheddar + Lettuce + Pickles + Red Onion + Tortilla Aioli + AZ Bun; Served with Sonoran BBQ Tortilla Chips (sub GF Bun $3)

Stir Fried Rice Noodles | $20
V, GF
Tamari + Snow Pea + Mushroom + Thai Basil + Sriracha + Bean Sprouts-Cabbage-Carrot Medley + Sesame Seed

Nightly Dinner Specials starting at 3:30pm

 

SIDES and ADD-ONS

5 oz Sauteed or Chilled Shrimp | $9 | GF
5 oz Chilled Chicken, sliced | $9 | GF
4 pc Fried Achiote Tofu | $6 | V, GF
Bread Service w Whipped Butter | $8

 

GF: Gluten Free

V: Vegan

DF: Dairy Free

Hause Restaurant Group, owned by Alan and Chantal Hause, is the privileged operator of this noteworthy restaurant, located just inside the Desert Botanical Garden. 

The Garden is currently deinstalling Chihuly in the Desert and there may be temporary closures to some areas of the Garden. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

ADVANCE TICKET RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR MEMBERS & GENERAL ADMISSION.