Full Menu

Briar Patch Restaurant

Gushees Corner, Appleton, Maine


Salted cherry tomatoes with garlic and parsley, paired with hummus and a side of crostini   9

Platter of charcuterie and cheeses, pickled vegetables, mustards served with house made bread   14

Fresh mozzarella, tomato, and basil skewers with olive oil, fresh-ground black pepper and a balsamic reduction   9

Pan seared scallops with butter and garlic 13 *

Chicken wings, blue cheese sauce   9

Side of our fries with oregano, parmesan, salt, and pepper   5


Mixed greens, tomatoes, sweet onion, carrots, radish, celery, blue cheese dressing   8

Arugula, goat cheese, bacon, sliced apples, dried cranberries   10

Kale, water-chestnut, carrots, roasted sun flower seeds, raisins, Asian dressing   9

Caesar Salad, white Anchovies   10


Margherita –marinara sauce, mozzarella, fresh basil      9

White – olive oil, goat cheese, roasted vegetables, oregano   13

Pepperoni – marinara sauce, mozzarella, pepperoni   10

Vegetable – marinara sauce, mozzarella, fire-roasted vegetables   11

Gorgonzola – marinara sauce, gorgonzola cheese, fig jam            13

Pizzaiolo special    13


Please ask your server for our soup of the day 9


Spinach ravioli with mushroom cream sauce   16

Goat cheese ravioli with a browned butter sage sauce    16

House made Tagliatelle, Chilled cherry tomatoes, fresh basil, garlic, olive oil, Grana Padano cheese 16


(House Fries, coleslaw)

1/3 lb. Grass-fed beef burger, toasted roll, lettuce, tomato, sweet onions, and pickles   14

Add blue cheese, cheddar, goat cheese, provolone  1.5

Add bacon  2

Slow-cooked pulled pork sandwich, toasted roll, lettuce, tomato, sweet onions, pickles and BBQ sauce 14


Fresh Haddock sautéed in butter with pears, sweet onion and Kalamata olives 20 *

8 oz prime New York Strip with roasted red potatoes and asparagus         34 *

8 oz Pub steak, fries, coleslaw   22 *

BBQ Pork Shoulder Slow roasted with onion and carrots, side of potatoes, Acorn and Butternut squash   22


All our desserts are house-made.

Please ask your server for tonight’s freshly made temptations 8/9

Before you go

Coffee (regular or decaf)   2

Tea (house selection) 2

State law requires us to inform customers that “Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness especially if you have certain medical conditions.”