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Southern hospitality @ Inspiration Kitchens - Garfield Park

Inspiration Kitchens is "the social enterprise restaurant of Inspiration Corporation! You'll enjoy contemporary American cuisine prepared and served by students and graduates of our award-winning food service training program." This time we will be visiting the Garfield Park location for their Southern inspired menu. $4.50 of your $5 payment will apply towards the cost of your meal. Inspiration Kitchens is BYOB with no corkage fee.

Current dinner menu (subject to change):


Cheddar biscuit  $4
Whipped cream, pepper jelly

Fried green tomatoes  $5
Buttermilk dressing

Sweet corn cakes $7
Crisp pork belly, pickled watermelon rind

Crawfish pierogi  $7
Chow chow, creole creme fraiche

Southern Poutine $6
Sweet potato fries, pimento cheese, Tasso ham gravy

Soups & Salads

Soup du Jour  $5
Ask your server about today's soup!

Matzo Ball Gumbo  $8
Chicken, Andouille Sausage

Heirloom tomato and corn salad  $7
pickled red onion, fried ricotta and basil

Watermelon salad  $6
Cucumber, feta cheese, fresh mint, and lime vinaigrette


<em style="font-size : 12px">All sandwiches served with chips or mixed greens.

Catfish Po Boy  $8
Red Pepper Aioli, Romaine, Corn Relish

Burger  $9
Cheddar cheese, patio bun, mixed greens, sliced tomato, Alabama white sauce

Fried Chicken Sandwich $8
Spicy slaw, buttermilk dressing

Quinoa Burger  $8
Herbed Aioli, Slow Roasted Tomato, Mixed Greens

Green tomato BLT  $9
Bacon, dandelion greens, pimento cheese, toasted Challah


Shrimp & Three Sister's Grits  $11
Sauce Americaine

Farro Pilau  $10
Summer squash, caramelized cauliflower, crispy chickpeas

Seared Red Snapper  $9
Crowder Peas, Red Pepper Coulis

Frogmore Stew $12
Shrimp, corn, sausage, red potatoes, tomato broth, grilled bread

Cola glazed Airline chicken $12
Grilled peach, spaghetti squash, collards

Steak Frites  $15
Grilled flat iron, chimmichurri, garlic fries


Baked Mississippi  $6
Fourless chocolate cake, icecream and graham under torched coconut merengue

Peach cobbler  $6
Sweet corn candied bacon ice cream

Cherry hand pie  $6
Ginger ice cream

Lemon mint curd  $6
Sweet tea granite

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  • Takis

    My apologies for this very late cancellation which is due to travel difficulties...I am sorry I will miss this dinner and company.:-(

    December 6, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    My apologies for the late cancellation. I hope you all have a great time. Looks like my son brought home a stomach flu. :(

    December 6, 2013

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