The Parlor Bar at Emerson Inn By The Sea

Cocktails & Casual Fare

Summer 2014
Serving ~ Monday - Sun
Lunch Menu: Noon - 5 pm
Dinner Menu: 5 pm - 9 pm

Live Piano Music on Saturday Evening!


The Parlor Bar Dinner Menu

Raw Bar

Little Neck Clams 2/each

Oysters 3/each; 24/dozen

Chilled Shrimp 3/each


Casual Fare

The Emerson Burger – our 8 oz. burger topped with aged cheddar, arugula, onion & tomato salad, and a sunny side up egg; served with French fries 15

Vegetarian Pasta
– pasta tossed in a light chardonnay sauce with baby spinach, fresh vegetables, roasted garlic and salsa cruda, topped with fresh herbs 19

Caesar Salad –
topped with your choice of: Salmon 18, Shrimp 18 or Chicken 16

Bell & Evans Chicken Wings –
with spicy peanut sauce 3/pair

Shrimp Shooter –
3/each                 Bruschetta Slider   3/each

New England Clam Chowder

Caesar Salad – romaine, homemade dressing, croutons & shaved parmesan 8

Baby Greens Salad – cherry tomatoes, crumbled blue cheese, and applewood smoked bacon topped with frizzled onions & balsamic vinaigrette 9

Bruschetta – grilled baguette with basil, pesto, salsa cruda, goat cheese,
balsamic & extra virgin olive oil 10

P.E.I. Mussels or Little Neck Clams – roasted in a garlic, tomato and chardonnay sauce
with fresh herbs & grilled baguette.  Mussels 13/Clams 16

Emerson Calamari – fried calamari tossed in a sweet & spicy Thai chili sauce,

topped with sesame seeds & scallions 11

Shrimp Cocktail – served with homemade spicy cocktail sauce 12

Colossal Blue Crab Cakes – atop fried green tomatoes, salsa cruda and tomato coulis 16


Sweet Corn & Italian Sausage Risotto 6

Brussels Sprouts sautéed in bacon fat 6

Grilled Asparagus 6




The Following Lunch Items are available from Noon - 5 pm:


Fish Tacos- Fried fish of the day tossed in sofrito; served with chimichuri, black bean salad,
grilled banana and jalapeno radish slaw M.P

Cape Ann Lobster Roll- Served with your choice of French fries or chips M.P

Maryland Blue Crab Sandwich- homemade lump crab cake on a fresh roll topped with lettuce, tomato, onion and
roasted garlic mayo. Served with your choice of French fries or  chips 18

Grilled Chicken Sandwich- sharp provolone, basil pesto, fried green tomato and salsa cruda;
served with your choice of French fries or chips 14

Cobb Salad- Romaine, hard boiled eggs, tomato, bacon, crumbled blue cheese, carrots, dried cranberries,
avocado, grilled chicken and balsamic vinaigrette 17

1 ¼ lb. Lobster- A whole 1 ¼ pound lobster served with red bliss potatoes, corn on the Cobb and drawn butter M.P

Clam Bake for Two- Sautéed clams, mussels, a 1 ¼ lb. lobster and clam chowder;
served with red bliss potatoes and corn on the cobb M.P


Sample Menu, subject to change

We are now proudly able to serve your favorite wines and spirits.  The Town of Rockport requires that, “alcoholic beverages may only be ordered in conjunction with the consumption of a meal.”  A meal consists of any one dish (per person). 
All meals are cooked to order.  Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of food borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.

Before placing your order, please inform your server if a person in your party has a food allergy.






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