Café Élan | Château Élan Winery & Resort, Braselton, Georgia

Café Elan

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Located inside the Château Élan Winery, the newly remodelled Café Élan has an industrial chic feel with hints of vintage charm and rustic winery influences.  The restaurant features a 50 seat climate controlled veranda, two private dining rooms and a Southern Sustainable Menu with French Cooking Influences.   All may be paired with premium wines from Château Élan.

The warm and welcoming servers are always happy to provide recommendations.

Reservations are recommended as private functions frequently take place in Café Elan which may limit availability to the public.

Café Élan Menus

Café Élan Dinner Menu

Suggested wine pairings listed below each item. 
Subject to change and availability.

Soup & Salads

Caramelized Onion & Barley Soup $10
Bay Oil, Seasoned Bread Crumble
Château Élan Chardonnay Reserve '15 and Pinot Noir '15


Winter Brassica Salad $12
Kohlrabi, Asian Pear, Spiced Pumpkin Seed, Red Eye Vinaigrette  
Château Élan Muscadry Rouge '15


Little Gem Salad $12
Hazelnut, Parmesan, Pickled Carrot, Fried Sourdough Starter, Lemon Cream Vinaigrette  
Château Élan Pinot Grigio Reserve '14 and Muscadry Rose '15


Baby Kale Salad $12
Pickled Beet, Burrata, Toasted Almonds, Maple Vinaigrette
Château Élan Velvet '15 and Rose Reserve '15

 

Small Plates

Fried Chicken Skins $16
Ancho Chile, Lime, Sweet Chili Sauce, Smoked Salt
Château Élan Belle Reserve '15 and Merlot Reserve '15
   
    
Pork Belly Sliders $18
Pickled Onions, Persiman Jam, Cilontro, Benni Seed
Château Élan Meritage '14 and Velvet '15


Charcuterie and Imported Cheeses* $23
Raison Pecan Bread, Pickled Vegetables, Marinated Olives, Apple Butter
Château Élan Pinot Noir '15 and Scarlet Reserve '14


Lump Crab Topped Fried Green Tomato $18
Lump Crab, Chimichurri, Pickled Carrot, Apple Slaw, Horseradish Cream
Château Élan Belle Reserve '15 and Muscadry Blanc '15

 

Entrées

Joyce Farms ½ Chicken $37
Smoked Polenta, Brussel Sprouts, Spiced Pepetas, Drunken Tomato, Chicken Jus
Château Élan Pinot Noir '15 and Meritage '14

1855 Angus Filet Mignon* $42
Chard Califlower Puree, Collard Greens, Roasted Mushrooms, Pickled Beet, Coco Nib Demi
Château Élan Cabernet Sauvignon '15 and Zyrah '14

Sweet Potato Gnocchi $36
Crawfish, Mascarpone Cheese, Spinach, Mushroom, White Wine  
Château Élan Velvet '15 and Mameli '14

Sea Scallops $36
Pumpkin Sage Risotto, Roasted Salsify, Cranberry, Roasted Chestnuts    
Château Élan Belle Reserve '15 and Rose Reserve '15

Lamb Porterhouse* $46
Arugula Puree, Cider Turnips, Spaghetti Squash, Blackberry Glace
 Château Élan Mameli '14 and Cabernet Sauvignon '15

Venison Chop* $46
Truffle Parsnip Puree, Honey Carrots, Pickled Cipollini, Coco Nib Demi
Château Élan Zyrah '14 and Cabernet Sauvignon '15

Rainbow Trout $36
Acorn Squash Puree, Dashi Black Eye Peas, Pickled Kohlrabi, Smoked Almond Romesco
Château Élan Muscadry Blanc '15 and Rose Reserve '15

Southern Vegetable Plate* $30
Geechie Boy Grits, 62° Egg, Cider Turnips, Roasted Brussel Sprouts, Smoked Pumpkin Seed   
Château Élan Chardonnay Reserve '15

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.
Subject to change and availability.

Café Élan Lunch Menu

Each menu item has been paired with a glass of wine that would complement the meal. Please see your server for pricing.
Subject to change and availability.

Starters

 

Zuppa di Farro alla Lucchese $9
Cranberry Bean, Farro
Château Élan Rose '15 and Chardonnay Reserve '15

Meat & Cheese Board $18
Assorted Cured Meats and Cheese
Château Élan Mameli '14 and Meritage '14

Truffle Frites $11
Fingerling Potato, Truffle Oil,  
Crispy Prosciutto, Parmesan
Château Élan Belle Reserve '15 and Pinot Noir '15

Little Gem $12
Asher Blue Cheese, Beet Crisps,
Salt Roasted Pecans, Citrus Vinaigrette
Château Élan Pinot Grigio Reserve '14 and Muscadry Rose '15

Artisan Greens $12
Goat Cheese, Green Apple, Candied Pecans,
Spiced Granny Smith Vinaigrette
Château Élan Muscadry Blanc '15 and Sauvignon Blanc '15

 


Sandwiches
Choice of French Fries,
House Made Potato Chips or Side Salad

Falafel Burger $16
Marinated Tomato, Cucumber,
Tzatziki, Goat Cheese
Château Élan Velvet Reserve '15 and Muscadry Rouge '15

BLT $17
House Bacon, Arugula, Garlic Aioli,
Fried Green Tomato, Toasted Whole Grain
Château Élan Pinot Noir '15 and Meritage '14
 
Chicken Hot Brown $16
Grilled Chicken, House Bacon, Mornay Sauce,
Tomato, Toasted Sourdough
Château Élan Cabernet Sauvignon '15 and Scarlet Reserve '14

*CBS Burger $17
Cheddar Cheese, Caramelized Onions,
Red Pepper Aioli, Lettuce, House Pickles
Château Élan Zyrah '14 and Mameli '14
 
Pulled Pork $17
Mulling Spice Aioli, Apple Butter,
Salted Cabbage
Château Élan Merlot Reserve '15 and Rose '16

 
Lunch Entrées
 

Gulf Shrimp $18
Hominy, Broccoli Rabe,
Geechie Boy Grits, Tomato Broth
Château Élan Sauvignon Blanc '15 and Muscadry Rouge '15

Joyce Farms Chicken Breast $18
Grilled Chicken Breast, Broccolini,
Steel Cut Oat Risotto
Château Élan Meritage '14 and Pinot Noir '15

Farro Island Salmon $20
Grilled Long Beans, Cous Cous Salad,
Italian Salsa Verde
Château Élan Chardonnay Reserve '15 and Belle Reserve '15

*Steak & Frites $22
Grilled Flatiron, Truffle Fingerling
Fries, Garlic Aioli
Château Élan Zyrah '14 and Mameli '14

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.

We can always honor special requests due to allergies, modify dishes to ensure your satisfaction. This includes Gluten Free requests, Vegan requests or any other dietary restrictions.

Open Tuesday-Sunday
Lunch: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Dinner:
Friday & Saturday 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday - Thursday 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Closed on Monday
Closed on Christmas Day

 

Hours are subject to private events and hotel occupancy.

Reservations: 24-hours in advance recommended.
Phone Number: 678-425-0900 Ext. 6317

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