Flash-fried & salted. Served with warm cheese sauce & spicy horsey mustard for dipping.
Make it Loaded - w/ hickory smoked bacon, red onion & pickled jalapeño
Spinach, Stout & Artichoke Dip
Our house-made recipe for beer lovers. Topped with a drizzle of fire sauce & served with tortilla chips.
Meat Head Pizza Rolls
Pepperoni, cherry smoked bacon, chorizo & mozzarella; deep-fried in a crispy wonton. Served with choice of house-made marinara sauce or ranch dressing.
Grilled marinated chicken breast dressed with fire sauce & blue cheese crumbles; deep-fried in a crispy wonton. Served with blue cheese dressing.
Fresh tortilla chips, topped with choice of chipotle-lime marinated chicken or chorizo, pickled jalapeno peppers, fresh pico de gallo, chili con karma, shredded pepper jack cheese, chipotle black bean dip, and garnished with cilantro & sour cream.
side of house-made guacamole
Curd Your Enthusiasm
Battered Wisconsin cheddar cheese curds with avocado-ranch dressing.
Basket of jumbo chicken wings tossed in choice of lava, fire or smoky BBQ sauce. Served with choice of ranch or blue cheese dressing & celery.
Double Dip Yer Chip
Two unique house-made HopCat dips on one plate: BUFFALO GUACAMOLE is our house guac topped with blue cheese crumbles. CHILI CON KARMA is our pepper-jack queso & our five pepper beef chili, topped with fresh pico de gallo. Both garnished with scallions & house fire sauce and served with crack-seasoned tortilla chips.
Top 10 French Fries in America - Food Network Magazine
Beer battered fries sprinkled with our signature cracked black pepper seasoning. Served with a side of warm cheese sauce for dipping.
Loaded Crack Fries
Crack Fries topped with cherry smoked bacon, red onion & pickled jalapeño, smothered in warm cheese sauce.
Have your soup in a signature pretzel bowl for $2.50 extra. Add grilled chicken breast, hamburger, turkey burger, chipotle black bean veggie burger or blackened tilapia to any salad (ask server for prices).
Loaded with beans, jalapeño & bell peppers, onion & tomato. Served with sour cream & tortilla chips. Pairs well with beer!
Five Pepper Beef Chili
Award-winning, really. Stocked with beef, pork, beans, jalapeño & chipotle peppers, bell peppers, onion & tomato. Served with sour cream & fresh tortilla chips.
Cheese Ale Soup
Rich & creamy with garden fresh carrots, celery & onion. Garnished with crunchy pretzel croutons.
Basically your mom's tomato soup with an apple twist. Topped with blue cheese crumbles.
Stout French Onion Soup
Beer-based version of the classic. Served in a crock with melted Swiss and pretzel croutons. (Pretzel bowl not available.)
Chopped romaine, shredded pepper jack cheese, avocado, corn, black beans, Roma tomato, red onions, crispy tortilla strips & Southwestern dressing.
Fresh spinach, blue cheese crumbles, apple, red onion, pecans, raisins, raspberry vinaigrette & crunchy pretzel croutons.
Chopped romaine, shredded house blend cheese, hickory smoked bacon, turkey, hard boiled egg, Roma tomato, red onions & celery with house-made ranch.
Let's not fight about it. Everyone has their favorite pizza. This 6-inch Detroit-style square (cut into 4 squares) is ours. Pick one of our favorites or pick any 2 toppings & we'll get this pizza party started.
Pepperoni, chorizo & bacon.
It's A Veg-A-Lution
Porter mushrooms, spinach, marinated tomato, green pepper.
Chorizo, feta & red onion.
Bacon, cheese curds & green olive.
Plain Ol' Cheese
Create Your Own:
Choose two: Pepperoni, Chorizo, Grilled Chicken, Pulled BBQ Pork, Bacon, Feta Cheese, Blue Cheese, Cheese Curds, Green Bell Pepper, Red Onion, Spinach, Garlic, Jalapeno Peppers, Green Olives, Basil, Porter Mushrooms, Marinated Tomato, Stout Caramelized Onion, House-made Hot Sauce
Add additional Green Bell Peppers, Red Onion, Spinach, Basil, Garlic, Jalapeno, Green Olive, shrooms$0.50
Better Living Through Tacos
Served in flour or corn tortillas. Feel free to sub a chipotle black bean patty. Served two ways, you choose: BLACKENED TILAPIA with sesame-citrus slaw, or CHIPOTLE-LIME BEER CHICKEN with shredded pepper jack cheese & fresh pico de gallo.
Killer Mac & Cheese
Shell noodles smothered in cheese sauce. Have it as is, create your own or try one of our favorite combos.
Hand-dipped, beer-battered Alaskan cod, served with sesame-citrus slaw, house-made tartar sauce, lemon wedge & Crack Fries.
Chipotle-lime beer chicken, chipotle black bean dip, shredded house blend cheese & spinach grilled in a cheddar-jalapeno tortilla. Drizzled with avocado ranch & served with salsa & sour cream.
The Grand Royale
As seen on the Travel Channel! Sloppy Joseph topped with jalapeños, piled high with Crack Fries & smothered in cheese sauce on a local brioche bun. Fork & knife required!
The Kitchen Sink
...Or everything but! A chipotle black bean patty topped with Spanish rice, corn, veggie chili, avocado, pico de gallo & haystack onions, drizzled with avocado ranch & toasted Italian sourdough on the side.
Our stuffed burgers are made with a half-pound of our signature beef blend stuffed with Wisconsin American cheese and served on a fresh brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, pickle slices and Crack Fries. The stuffed burgers are seared medium/medium-well. (Sub onion rings for $1)
Bar Zee Part Deux
A signature stuffed burger topped with jalapenos, hickory smoked bacon, house-made bar cheese & an onion ring.
A signature stuffed burger topped with our house cheese sauce, blue cheese crumbles, hickory smoked bacon & an onion ring.
Cowboy Stuffed Burger
Yippee ki-yay Mr. Falcon! A signature stuffed burger topped with spicy fried jalapeño peppers, pepper jack cheese, smoky BBQ sauce & hickory smoked bacon & an onion ring.
Mushroom & Swiss Stuffed Burger
Definitely not your typical mushroom & Swiss. A signature stuffed burger topped with porter mushrooms, Swiss cheese, blue cheese-black pepper mayo & haystack onions.
All burgers are served with Crack Fries & pickle slices. Add - A cup of chili/soup, a side salad, or a side of mac & cheese for $3.25. Add - Bar cheese, cheese sauce or avocado for $1.25, or bacon for $2.25. Swap - A Vegetarian chipotle-black bean or turkey patty for any of our burgers at no charge! Swap - A gluten-free bun for $1.50. HopCat's burgers contain a half-pound of our custom blend of brisket, sirloin & ground chuck. Charbroiled & served on a toasted brioche bun, unless otherwise noted
Plain or with a choice of cheese; cheddar, pepper jack, Swiss, dill Havarti, Muenster, smoked Gouda, feta or blue cheese crumbles or bar cheese. Served with lettuce, tomato & onion.
Original Bar Zee
THE HopCat signature burger! Hickory-smoked bacon, pickled jalapenos, bar cheese, lettuce, tomato & onion.
Our house-made, herbed turkey burger patty is topped with chilled marinated tomatoes, basil, lemon, garlic & feta cheese crumbles with spinach, pesto aioli & a drizzle of balsamic glaze.
This chipotle black bean patty is served on a toasted jumbo English muffin with roasted red peppers, chilled marinated tomatoes, blue cheese crumbles, spinach & house-made stone ground mustard.
Sandwiches & Wraps
Served with Crack Fries & pickle nuggz
BBQ Pulled Pork
Slow-roasted pulled pork, smoky BBQ sauce. Served on Texas toast with Swiss cheese, sesame-citrus slaw and haystack onions.
HopCat's take on a classic! Hickory smoked bacon, romaine lettuce, tomato & blue cheese-black pepper mayo on grilled rye.
The Angry Bird
Crispy breaded chicken breast tossed in fire sauce on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, onion & blue cheese dressing.
The Supper Club Wrap
Turkey, hickory-smoked bacon with Wisconsin Swiss & cheddar cheese with fried egg salad, avocado, tomato, spinach & garlic aioli in a cheddar-jalapeño wrap.
Madtown Grilled Cheese
A trio of Wisconsin dill Havarti, smoked Gouda & Muenster on grilled Italian sourdough with apple slices, garlic aioli & honey. Served with a cup of apple-tomato soup topped with blue cheese crumbles.
Add hickory smoked bacon
Deli-style corned beef or turkey on grilled light rye bread with Swiss cheese, Thousand Island dressing & your choice of sauerkraut or sesame-citrus slaw.
(Classic Corned Beef)$11.00
(Kincaid Veggie [V])$11.00
Damn Good Fish Sandwich
Pan-fried, Doritos-crustsed tilapia filet on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato & onion. Served with house-made tartar sauce & a lemon wedge.
Porter-braised beef piled on a French roll topped with Swiss cheese, blue cheese-black pepper mayo & haystack onions served with a side of our signature Stout French Onion Au Jus & Crack Fries.
Peanut Butter Porter Pie
Made with porter reduction, vanilla bean ice cream, and crushed peanut butter cups in a chocolate graham cracker crust and garnished with stout fudge sauce.
Creme Brulee Cheesecake
Topped with fresh strawberries, pirouline cookie & bourbon caramel sauce
*Consuming raw or undercooked eggs, beef, lamb, milk, produce, pork, poultry, seafood, or shellfish may increase your chances of foodborne illness. Ask your server about menu items that are cooked to order, served raw, or if you have any food allergies
Lunch-sized version of some of our favorites
Hickory smoked bacon, romaine lettuce, tomato & blue cheese - black pepper mayonnaise on grilled light rye bread. (Half)
Madtown Grilled Cheese
A trio of Wisconsin dill Havarti, smoked Gouda & Muenster on grilled Italian sourdough with apple slices, garlic aioli & honey. (Half)
Corned beef reuben
Corned beef or turkey on grilled light rye bread with Swiss cheese, Thousand Island dressing & sauerkraut. (Half)
Turkey on grilled light rye bread with Swiss cheese, Thousand Island dressing & sauerkraut
Chopped romaine, shredded pepper jack cheese, avocado, corn, black beans, Roma tomato, red onions, crispy tortilla strips.
Go guilt-free with our light spinach salad. Topped with blue cheese crumbles, apple, red onion, pecans, raisins & crunchy pretzel croutons.
Lunch-sized versions of some of our favorite side items.
Cup of apple-tomato, stout French-onion or cheese ale soup
Cup of veggie or five-pepper beef chili
Cup of Killer Mac 'N Cheese
Small house salad
Brunch Right Meow!
Saturdays & Sundays until 3 p.m.
Simple but soooooo good. Poached eggs, cherry smoked bacon, spinach & tomato served open-faced on a brioche bun but with Angry Hollandaise
Mac & Chaz Sandwich
This open-faced sandwich will make all the badness go bye-bye! Gooey mac & cheese on Italian sourdough with hickory smoked bacon & jalapenos. Layered with more cheese, BBQ pulled pork, onion rings & scrambled egg on the top for good measure
Scrambled eggs, black beans & corn, pepper jack cheese, sour cream & chorizo in a cheddar tortilla. Deep fried & topped with pico de gallo & Angry Hollandaise
HIckory smoked bacon, scrambled egg, leaf lettuce & tomato on toasted light rye with blue cheese-black pepper mayo
The Dude's Waffle
Think of it as a White Russian as a waffle (or as the Dude calls 'em - A Caucasian). Chocolate chips, vanilla wafers, whipped cream & Black Velvet Toasted Caramel syrup. The Dude abides!
Canadian Toast Sticks
Italian sourdough dipped in our secret Canadian Toast batter, fried golden brown & served with a dusting of powdered sugar, a drizzle of Black Velvet Toasted Caramel syrup & maple-bacon cream cheese spread, eh?
Not feeling it this morning (or afternoon)? You just need a helping of an old HopCat tried & true hangover cure. Scrambled eggs, cherry smoked bacon, red onions, jalapenos & Crack Fries smothered in our cheese sauce. There is nothing wrong with you from last night that this can't cure!
Rancho De La Eggwich
Everyone loves the Eggwich, but what about an Eggwich with all the fixin's? Scrambled eggs, cheddar cheese, fresh avocado, pico de gallo, avocado ranch & a chorizo sausage patty that's served on a jumbo English muffin. What if it also came with Crack Fries? Thought so!
Bloody Mary Bar
Build-Your-Own-Bloody Mary Bar
*Consuming raw or undercooked eggs, beef, lamb, milk, produce, pork, poultry, seafood, or shellfish may increase your chances of foodborne illness. Ask your server about menu items that are cooked to order, served raw, or if you have any food allergies. ^Signature items.
Happy Hour Specials
$5 off burgers & Detroit-style pizza
Beer, wine and cocktail specials
Late Night Happy Hour
1/2 off shareables & Crack Fries
Half off Shareables and Crack Fries
Specials on Local list pints, wines and wells
Half off Shareables & Crack Fries
Choose an entree
4oz 100% Angus beef patty with a slice of cheddar cheese on grilled Texas toast.
Mac & Cheese
Shell noodles smothered in warm cheese sauce & topped with kettle chip crumbles.
Flour tortilla stuffed with a shredded house-blend of cheese and grilled.
Crispy Chicken Tenders
HopCat house-made crispy chicken tenders served with buttermilk ranch
Grilled chicken salad, bacon, arugula, tomatoes & grapes in a honey wheat wrap. Served with cucumber tomato salad topped with feta.
The Flying Pig
Half rack of pork ribs & 2 chicken wings, glazed in a smoky bbq sauce. Served with elotes & house baked beans
Skip the Mimosa
We've all made this in college. We make it here too, but a little bit different. Vanilla vodka, orange juice, hefeweizen & an orange chunk.
Fashion - Beep! Beep!
Named for Bowie - a true twist on the classic old fashioned. Woodford Reserve Rye, Luxardo cherries & some magic from outer space. This is not your grandpa's cocktail.
Kay Deez G&T
One part gin & tonic, one part mojito. Made with New Holland Barrel Aged Knickerbocker gin.
Breakfast All Day
We know two things for sure: 1) You should start your day with a good breakfast, and 2) You can't drink all day if you don't start in the morning. We've got you covered here - toasted caramel whiskey, pineapple juice & maple bacon.
Dalmatian on Crack
You know what a Greyhound is, right? You know what a Dalmatian variation is, right? You think you can figure this one out? Finlandia grapefruit vodka, blood orange sparkling water, grapefruit chunk & Crack Fries seasoning.
That'll Do Donkey
HopCat's version of a whiskey mule. You probably know the basics - Old Forester bourbon & ginger beer. Don't worry about the rest. We'll surprise you!
A White Russian plus root beer? Yes, please. Spiced rum, vanilla vodka, root beer & half-n-half.
disclaimer:pricing and availability subject to change.