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fond du lac restaurant Our Menu

Appetizers & Personal P-zas
Chicken Sandwiches
Specialty Grilled Sandwiches
Seafood & House Specialties

Appetizers & Personal P-zas

BYG Bruschetta
3 large pieces of crusty ciabatta bread, baked with olive oil, fresh mozzarella, fresh bruschetta mix, finished with shredded parmesan and a balsamic glaze $9.50 add chicken $2.95

Spinach & Artichoke Dip
a warm creamy blend of four cheeses, spinach, artichokes, bacon and onions served with tri-colored tortilla chips 1/2 chips, 1/2 bread... add $1.00 All Bread... add $2.00 $9.99

Nachos...We Mean Business!
generous serving of crispy corn tortilla chips, smothered with fresh tomatoes, green onions, black olives, black beans, melted cheddar cheese, sour cream, pico de gallo and your favorite mexican-style beef or chicken. Guacamole available by request $9.99

Cheesy Fries
house seasoned fries smothered in melted cheese with apple-wood smoked bacon $6.99

fresh grilled tortillas stuffed with cheese, apple-wood smoked bacon and an assortment of fresh veggies. Jalapeños available on request $8.99 add grilled chicken $2.95

"Craft Chicken Wings"
We've added a little "craft" to our chicken wings.Choose from either our BREADED OR NAKED traditional wings and pick your favorite sauces from our craft sauce lineup. Our house made, small batch, craft sauces kick or wings from flat to flavorfull! All sauces served either on the side or tossed!! Traditional: (8) $7.99, (16) $12.99, (24) $17.50 Breaded Traditional: (8) $9.00, (16) $15.00, (24) $20.50 Boneless: 12 oz. $7.99, 24 oz. $13.99 ranch, bleu cheese, honey mustard, buffalo (mild), hot, super hot, bourbon bbq, oriental bbq, chipotle bbq, creamy parmesan garlic, thai peanut, indian red curry

Mozzarella Sticks
breaded mozzarella cheese served with BYG’s homemade marinara sauce $7.50

Crunchy Chicken Tenders
chicken strips served with your choice of dipping sauce - ranch, bbq or dijon honey mustard $8.99

Beer Battered Onion Rings
golden fried, thick sliced rings cajun remulade by request $7.50

Veggie Quesadillas
fresh grilled mediterranean dill tortilla stuffed with monterey & cheddar jack cheese, green onion, dried tomatoes, black olives & pesto sauce add chicken $2.50 add shrimp $3.25 $8.99 add chicken $2.95

Pesto Rubbed P-za
raised -edge crust topped with fresh basil pesto, mozzarella, feta & cheddar jack cheese, sundried tomatoes & pine nuts $8.99 add chicken $2.95

Mexican Style P-za
topped with a southwestern style cheese spread, pepperjack, cheddar, monterey jack, pico, black olives & your choice of mexican style beef or grilled chicken $9.99

Chips & Salsa (GLUTEN FREE)
tri-colored chips served with salsa topped with shredded cheese $3.50

Award-Winning Smoked Rib Sampler
smoked in the “BackYard” smoker with our own bourbon bbq sauce. Don’t bury the bones in the yard! $12.99

The BYG Picnic Basket Sampler
smoked ribs, chicken tenders, mozzarella sticks and battered onion rings $15.95

Shrimp & Aspargus Quesadillas
shrimp, asparagus, pepper jack cheese, BYG bruschetta mix on a spinach tortilla, served with sour cream and guacamole $11.50

Beef Taco Quesadillas
ground taco beef, cheddar cheese, pico de gallo & black olives on a chili tortilla, served with sour cream and guacamole $9.99

Chicken Bruschetta Pizza
Garlic oil, shredded & fresh mozz cheese, grilled chicken & BYG bruschetta mix $10.50

Shrimp Cocktail
8 jumbo shrimp served with lemon and cocktail sauce $10.99

Cheese Curds
served with a side of sriracha ranch 7.50



BYG Homemade Triple Cheese Potato Soup
a hearty blend of cheeses and apple-wood smoked bacon topped with sour cream and chives cup $3.99 bowl $5.50

Soup of the Day
check with your server for today’s selection cup $3.99 bowl $5.50

(available in season only) cup $3.99 bowl $5.99

U-choose... Pick 2 out of 3
• half sandwich • soup or chili (in season) • side salad with choice of dressing $7.50



salads served with fresh bread and flavored butter spread 1/2 Salads Available

Chef Salad (GLUTEN FREE)
honey ham, smoked turkey, swiss and cheddar cheese, diced eggs, garden fresh veggies and your choice of dressing $9.99

Grilled Seafood Salad
fresh seafood of the day, feta cheese, black olives and garden veggies served with homemade balsamic herb vinaigrette dressing $11.50

Caesar Salad
red onions, tomatoes, parmesan cheese, homemade croutons and caesar dressing mixed with romaine lettuce $8.99 add chicken $2.95

BYG's Own Door County Salad (GLUTEN FREE)
feta cheese, sweetened dried cranberries, apple slices and zesty roasted almonds topped with a raspberry vinaigrette dressing *This salad is gluten free except you can not have the rasp vin dressing) $9.50 add chicken $2.95

Blackened Chicken Salad (GLUTEN FREE)
red onions, tomatoes, green peppers and pepper jack cheese served with parmesan peppercorn dressing $10.99

Southwestern Taco Salad (GLUTEN FREE)
cheddar and monterey jack cheese, tortilla strips, tomatoes, pico do gallo and guacamole served with our own ancho chili sour cream dressing and your choice of mexican style beef or chicken $9.50

Cobb Salad (GLUTEN FREE)
smoked turkey, crumbled bleu cheese, tomatoes, smoked apple-wood bacon, diced eggs and your choice of dressing $10.50

Asian Shrimp Salad
sauteed shrimp, carrots, green peppers, roasted red peppers, green onions, mandarin oranges and fried wontons, served with homemade asian vinaigrette $11.50

caesar, french, ranch, light ranch, 1000 island, blue cheese, balsamic, white vinaigrette, raspberry vinaigrette, and taco dressings



served with BYG seasoned fries or deli salad of the day.

Southwest Chicken Wrap
grilled chicken, black bean & corn salsa, monterey jack & cheddar cheese grilled in a chipotle tortilla wrap with a side of chipotle mayo $9.50

Grilled Prime Rib Wrap
mozzarella cheese, thinly sliced prime rib & caramelized onions grilled in a chipotle tortilla wrap with a side of chipotle mayo $10.50

Steak or Chicken Fajita Wrap
your choice of grilled chicken or sauteed steak strips, bell peppers, onion, cheddar cheese, pico de gallo and sour cream in a chili tortilla $9.50

Chicken Salad Wrap
all white meat chicken salad, lettuce, tomato and onions in a mediterranean dill tortilla $8.50

Chicken Caesar Wrap
grilled chicken breast, romaine lettuce, red onion, tomato, parmesan cheese and homemade caesar dressing in a whole wheat tortilla $9.50

Veggie Wrap
grilled veggie patty, lettuce, tomatoes, red onion, cucumber, red bell peppers, cheddar-jack cheese & white balsamic vinaigrette, wrapped in a plain flour tortilla $9.50

BBQ Pork Wrap
pulled smoked pork, sharp cheddar cheese & pico de gallo mixed with our own BYG bourbon BBQ sauce in a grilled chipotle tortilla $8.99

Blackened Chicken Taco Wrap
blackened chicken breast, lettuce, pico de gallo, sour cream, cheddar jack cheese, fried tortilla strips & taco dressing all wrapped in a chili tortilla $9.99



served on a fresh bun with BYG seasoned fries or deli salad of the day

100% Angus Burger
8 oz. burger served with onion and lettuce $8.50 add cheese - .75 -- add bacon $0.95

Portabella & Swiss Burger
marinated portabella mushroom caps with melted swiss cheese $10.25

Southwest BackYard Burger
pepper jack cheese, pico de gallo and avocado served with our ancho chili mayo $10.25

BYG's Black & Bleu Burger
apple-wood smoked bacon, mushrooms and cajun spices topped with crumbled bleu cheese $10.50

The Famous Patty Melt
8 oz. Angus patty with swiss cheese and caramelized onions on fresh marble rye bread $9.75

BYG's Wisconsin Burger
Burger patty topped with bacon, white cheddar cheese curds & beer cheese sauce on a grilled pretzel bun. $10.99


Chicken Sandwiches

served on a fresh bun with BYG seasoned fries or deli salad of the day

Chicken Breast
grilled chicken breast served with tomatoes, lettuce and mayo $8.99 add cheese - .75 -- add bacon $0.95

BYG’s Blackened Chicken Sandwich
served with melted pepper jack cheese and cajun remulade $10.25

Santa Fe Chicken Sandwich
served with melted pepper jack cheese, pico de gallo and avocado topped with our roasted jalapeño mayo $10.25

BBQ Chicken Sandwich
apple-wood smoked bacon, swiss cheese, lettuce and our own bourbon bbq sauce $9.99

Chicken Ciabatta Sandwich
grilled chicken breast, swiss cheese, portabella mushroom & caramelzied onions on a ciabatta roll with a side of roasted garlic mayo $10.50


Specialty Grilled Sandwiches

served on a fresh bun with BYG seasoned fries or deli salad of the day.

Smoked Beef Brisket Sandwich
in house smoked brisket, served on a toasted pretzel bun, topped with beer cheese sauce and caramelized onions $9.99

Classic BackYard Reuben
thinly sliced corned beef, sauerkraut, swiss cheese and BYG dressing on fresh marble rye $9.99

Prime Rib Sandwich
english style prime rib, caramelized onions and a side of au jus served on fresh black bean and cracked pepper bread $11.99

Steak Sandwich
grilled beef tenderloin & caramelized onions on a ciabatta roll with a side of roasted garlic mayo $13.50

BackYard Club
honey ham, smoked turkey, apple-wood smoked bacon, mozzarella and swiss cheese, tomato and red onion on eight grain wheat bread, served hot or cold $9.99

Chicken Asparagus Sandwich
grilled chicken breast, swiss cheese and asparagus spears with a flavorful basil mayo on whole wheat bread $9.99

Tuna Melt
albacore tuna, onion, tomato, swiss and mozzarella cheese on sun-dried tomato focaccia bread $8.99

Grilled Three Cheese Veggie Sandwich
cheddar, mozzarella and swiss cheese, onions, tomatoes and portabella mushrooms served on sun-dried tomato focaccia bread $8.99

Fish Sandwich
pan-fried haddock fillet with tartar sauce on eight grain whole wheat bread $9.50 add cheese $0.75

Blackened Tilapia Melt
blackened tilapia served on grilled texas toast with black beans & corn salsa, pepperjack cheese and a side of jalapeno mayo $9.99

Mojito Salmon
Salmon filet seasoned with mojito lime rib, topped with fresh pico de gallo, cilantro pesto aioli & garlic mojo sauce, served open faced on a ciabatta $11.99



served with choice of soup or salad, potato of the day or seasoned fries and fresh baked bread with flavored butter spread. PRIME RIB & STEAKS: we've tried these on the grill and they're great! if you're looking for something different give this a try - JAZZ UP YOUR MEAT! BLACK & BLUE - cajun spiced pan-fried and topped with crumbly bleu cheese add 2.50 BACKYARD STYLE - pan-fried and de-glazed in kentucky bourbon (don't tell ma!) honey and brown mustard, topped with caramelized onions add 2.99 Make your own combo by adding 5 deep fried, sauteed or grilled shrimp to any steak or rib dinner... $6.00 VEAL DEMI GLAZE GARLIC BUTTER - add some extra flavor to any of our steaks... $1.50

Porterhouse - gluten free
The KING of steaks! USDA choice cut - 20 oz. 25.99

Grilled Pork Ribeye - gluten free
(2) 6 oz. rib eyes char-grilled and topped with a bacon and caramelized onion bourbon sauce 13.99

Filet Mignon (GLUTEN FREE)
USDA choice “steer” center cut 7 oz $22.99 10 oz $27.99

New York Strip (GLUTEN FREE)
USDA choice “steer” boneless strip 14 oz $23.99

chef’s choice USDA boneless select 10 oz $16.99 16 oz $21.99

(served everyday except Friday) beginning at 4:00 pm slow roasted to perfection! Creamy horseradish available by request. 10 oz. $16.99 16 oz. $21.99

Smoked Baby Back Pork Ribs
slow cooked in the "BackYard" smoker and served with our very own secret bbq sauce you won't believe the flavor! half rack $15.99 full rack $20.99

Flat Iron Steak
served with our homemade veal demi glaze garlic butter 8 oz. $14.99 12 oz. $18.99


Seafood & House Specialties

served with choice of soup or salad, potato of the day or seasoned fries and fresh baked bread with flavored butter spread

BackYard Bake (GLUTEN FREE)
flaky white fish and jumbo shrimp, baked with a fresh lemon herb butter and fresh veggies in a white wine sauce $15.99

Grilled Chicken Cordon Bleu (Gluten Free)
grilled chicken breast stuffed with smoked ham, swiss and mozzarella cheese with hollandaise sauce $14.50

Almond Crusted Chicken (GLUTEN FREE)
grilled chicken breast coated with almonds and finished with hazelnut liquor beurre blanc $14.99

Atlantic Salmon (GLUTEN FREE)
fresh atlantic salmon filet baked with a basil pesto crust and drizzled with a lemon butter sauce $17.99

Tortilla Crusted Tilapia (GLUTEN FREE)
sauteed tender flaky white fish served over rice with a black bean corn salsa finished with a lemon beurre blanc sauce served with soup or salad only $14.99

Almond Crusted Walleye
served over rice pilaf and finished with lemon beurre blanc $17.99

stir-fried bokchoy, nappa cabbage, red onions, celery, carrots, sugar snap pea pods, water chestnuts & fresh red bell peppers with a tangy sesame ginger sauce served over rice pilaf. NO POTATO INCLUDED add chicken $2.95 add shrimp $3.99 add steak $3.99 $12.99

Shrimp Dinner
10 pieces of your choice: grilled sauteed or deep fried, served with lemon & cocktail sauce $14.99

Bruschetta Haddock (GLUTEN FREE)
baked flaky white fish served over rice pilaf topped with warm bruschetta mix & finished with lemon beurre blanc $14.99



served with choice of soup or salad and fresh baked bread with flavored butter spread

Tequila Lime Shrimp - Gluten Free
Jumbo shrimp sauteed with fresh tomatoes and green onions, tossed in a roasted red pepper tequila butter, served over choice rice or linguine noodles, topped with fried corn tortilla strips and fresh cilantro 16.50

Chicken Alfredo
sauteed chicken breast with fresh garlic, shallots and white wine tossed with fettuccini and finished with alfredo sauce $14.00 substitute shrimp $2.50

Vegetable Tortellini
sun-dried tomatoes, green onions, mushrooms and a three cheese tortellini, finished in a light basil pesto sauce $13.50 add chicken $2.95

Chicken Parmesan
lightly breaded chicken breast topped with marinara sauce and melted mozzarella cheese served over a bed of linguine $14.50



served with BYG seasoned fries or potato of the day, cole slaw and rye bread

Perch Plate - Fridays Only!
tender, meaty lake perch filets fried to a golden brown served with your choice of potato, coleslaw and rye bread single $15.50 double $20.99

Baked Haddock - Fridays only!
baked flaky white fish served with drawn butter, your choice of potato, coleslaw and rye bread single $11.99 double $16.99



Monthly Dessert Feature! Check with your server for this month's selection.

Cinnamon Crumble Apple Crisp
sweetened baked apples served warm with a delicious crispy nut topping, drizzled with caramel sauce and topped with vanilla ice cream $5.99

Turtle Cheesecake

The BYG Pizzookie
a freshly baked XXL chocolate chip cookie topped with vanilla ice cream, hot fudge and whipped cream. Everybody grab a spoon! $6.00



10 and under. Served with seasoned fries or deli salad of the day and kids drink

Hot Dog

1/4 Cheeseburger

Spaghetti Marinara
served with garlic toast $6.25

Baked Haddock

Corn Dog

Chicken Tenders
served with choice of dipping sauce $6.99

Cheese Quesadilla

Cheese Pizza

Kraft Mac 'n Cheese

Fettuccini Alfredo
served with a garlic breadstick $6.50

Grilled Cheese



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Backyard rotates its taps on a regular basis. Stop in to taste your favorites! Great taps starting at $2.75


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