five mozzarella sticks made completely from scratch, including housemade mozzarella and garlic-herbed breadcrumbs. served with marinara on the side.
Garlic Monkey Bread
doughy garlic monkey bread served with quad cities garlic parmesan sauce on the side.
a blend of garlic, quad cities mozzarella blend, parmesan, and spices in delicious, loaded breadstick form. served with pizza sauce on the side.
Beer Basted Bread Sticks
breadsticks made with our roots house brew by two brothers that are then basted with porter and honey. served with house cheddar cheese sauce on the side.
Spinach, Roasted Red Pepper & Artichoke Dip
served with crunchy pita chips.
your choice of either housemade four-cheese or housemade meat ravioli that are lightly breaded and deep fried. served with marinara on the side.
made with seasonal ingredients. we'll tell you what they are.
Add Get Your Soup In A Pizza Bread Bowl For
five jumbo lollipop chicken wings tossed in buffalo, sweet chili, or parmesan pesto sauce. choose bleu cheese or ranch dipping sauce on the side.
lightly breaded in parsley cracker meal and deep fried. served with either marinara and creamy mustard on the side or get the fried shrimp tossed in buffalo sauce with bleu cheese sauce on the side.
calamari marinated in parmesan and herbs, lightly breaded, and deep fried. served with marinara and lemon wedges on the side.
Half Sausage On A Stick
italian, bratwurst, vienna, gyro. all sausages are grilled. corndog your wiener for $1.
add marinated grilled chicken breast or pulled chicken for $3 or skirt steak for $6. add garlic shrimp or blackened shrimp for $6.
chopped romaine and red leaf lettuce tossed with mixed olives, roasted red peppers, crunchy pita, cucumbers, red onion, pepperoncini, and greek dressing. toasted pine nuts, feta cheese, and a hint of fresh mint top it off.
Roots Caesar Salad
crispy prosciutto, crispy pepperoni, chopped romaine, red leaf lettuce, garlic croutons, shaved parmesan, and creamy caesar dressing.
Goat Cheese & Baby Beet Salad
bibb lettuce topped with pistachio, sliced pear, goat cheese, roasted yellow and red baby beets, drizzled with honey-lemon vinaigrette.
Roasted Garlic Shrimp & Grilled Calamari Italian Garden Salad
chopped romaine and red leaf lettuce tossed with sweet pickled vegetables, kalamata and green olives, vine-ripened tomatoes, asparagus, garlic croutons, and housemade mozzarella cheese. topped with roasted garlic shrimp, grilled calamari, and crispy shallots. finished with a creamy italian vinaigrette.
Tomato, Avocado, & Mozzarella Salad
cherry tomatoes, diced avocado, roasted corn, and housemade mozzarella tossed with sunflower seeds and cilantro vinaigrette. served on a bed of chopped romaine and red leaf lettuce.
chopped romaine and red leaf lettuce, broccoli florets, red onion, shredded carrots, slivered almonds, and bacon tossed with green goddess dressing.
chopped romaine and red leaf lettuce, garbanzo beans, black beans, tortilla strips, queso fresco, sunflower seeds, and roasted corn vinaigrette.
chopped romaine and baby greens tossed with door county cherries and cranberries, sliced granny smith apples, and maple syrup vinaigrette. topped with crumbled bleu cheese and candied walnuts.
baby greens, sliced strawberries, sliced apples, toasted cashews, goat cheese, and white chocolate vinaigrette.
Kale & Cranberry Salad
kale, door county cherry and cranberry mix, sliced pears, sliced almonds, and goat cheese vinaigrette.
Proco Joe Salad
chopped romaine and red leaf lettuce topped with roasted red peppers, red onion, roasted corn, feta cheese, and diced radish with fresh mint vinaigrette.
Classic Caprese Stacks With Crispy Bacon
thick-sliced tomatoes, housemade mozzarella, and red onion drizzled in extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette. garnished with chopped basil and crispy bacon.
Build A Salad
$8. it's everything you could ever want in a salad.
Pick A Lettuce Mix
Chopped Romaine & Baby Greens
Chopped Romaine & Red Leaf Lettuce
Chopped Romaine & Cabbage
Add Fruits & Veggies
choose up to 5:
Diced Red Onions
Roasted Red Peppers
Door County Cherry & Cranberry Mix
Diced Green Peppers
Roasted Cipollini Onions
Roasted Red & Yellow Baby Beets
Kalamata & Green Olives Mix
Give It Some Crunch
choose up to 2:
Toasted Pine Nuts
Crispy Rice Sticks
Go For Cheese
Shredded Quad Cities Mozzarella Blend
Crumbled Bleu Cheese
Crumbled Feta Cheese
Crumbled Goat Cheese
Housemade Mozzarella Cheese
Brunkow Cheddar Cheese Curds
Three-month Aged Manchego Cheese
Dress It Up
Sesame Oil Vinaigrette
Honey Lemon Vinaigrette
Maple Syrup Vinaigrette
Fresh Mint Vinaigrette
Creamy Italian Vinaigrette
Roasted Corn Vinaigrette
Goat Cheese Vinaigrette
White Chocolate Vinaigrette
Olive Oil & Vinegar
Top It Off
priced by choice.
Crispy Prosciutto & Pepperoni Mix
Pulled Chicken (cold)
Marinated Grilled Chicken Breast
corndog your wiener! just $1. served with seasoned curly fries, housemade potato chips and dips, or sweet potato tots. substitute roasted broccoli with garlic butter for $1.
Chicago Style Dog
classic: charbroiled vienna beef on a steamed poppyseed bun topped with mustard, onion, tomatoes, relish, sport peppers, pickle, and celery salt.
charbroiled italian sausage on house-baked garlic french bread with roasted red peppers and garlic au-jus.
charbroiled gyro sausage with feta cheese, diced red onion, and cucumber dill sauce served on house-baked french bread.
"Milwaukee's Best" Bratwurst
charbroiled bratwurst soaked and partially cooked in beer, topped with caramelized onion and boetje's stone-ground mustard on a steamed hotdog bun.
Chicken Chorizo Sausage
charbroiled chicken chorizo sausage with diced red onion, avocado cream puree, and sour cream on house-baked french bread.
all made in-house, all made delicious.
your choice of marinara, meat, alfredo, or garlic alfredo sauce.
your choice of four-cheese or meat ravioli. your choice of marinara, meat, alfredo, or garlic alfredo sauce.
Lasagna For Two
pasta sheets layered with parmesan béchamel, a blend of four whipped cheeses, and topped with marinara or meat sauce.
all our sandwiches are served with seasoned curly fries, housemade potato chips and dip, or sweet potato tots. substitute roasted broccoli with garlic butter for $1.
what is foldovers? we take our signature malt crust pizza dough. stuff it with delicious ingredients, bake them in our pizza oven, and then panini press them. the result? an incredibly tasty. one-of-a kind sandwich.
The Fat Eddie
salami, canadian bacon, quad cities mozzarella cheese blend, shaved parmesan cheese. marinara sauce, french dressing, diced red onions, and chopped romaine.
The Chicken Caesar
marinated, grilled and sliced chicken breast; quad cities mozzarella cheese blend; shaved parmesan cheese; caesar dressing; and chopped romaine.
The Rock Island Arsenal
specialty-seasoned italian sausage patty, two of our award-winning and scratch-made mozzarella sticks, and marinara sauce.
marinated and grilled portobello mushrooms, kale, roasted cipollini onions, quad cities mozzarella cheese blend, and smoked artichoke aioli.
Other Tasty (No-Foldover) Sandwiches
Italian Beef On House-baked Garlic French Bread
dipped in garlic an jus with your choice of sweet peppers or giardiniera.
Make It A Combo For
Add Quad Cities Mozzarella Cheese Blend For
Add Housemade Mozzarella Cheese For
Caprese Stack Sandwich
thick-sliced tomatoes, diced red onions, roasted red peppers, housemade mozzarella cheese, and a pesto drizzle on house-baked french bread.
quard cities style.
the quad cities favorite: specially - seasoned housemade crumbled sausage and quad cities mozzarella blend.
roasted mushrooms, diced green peppers, roasted red peppers, kalamata and green olive mix, and quad cities mozzarella blend.
canadian bacon, chopped bacon, shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, and quad cities mozzarella blend.
Gluten - Free Pizza
housemade gluten-free dough, marinara sauce, and quad cities mozzarella blend. check out the next page for topping options and pricing.
a quad cities original: taco-seasoned housemade crumbled sausage with quad cities mozzarella blend and cheddar cheese. topped with shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, and taco-seasoned chips.
Add Sour Cream On The Side For
seasoned ground beef, louis dressing, quad cities mozzarella blend, cheddar cheese, onions, shredded lettuce, and diced pickles.
The German, Eh?
a quad cities special: canadian bacon, sauerkraut, and quad cities mozzarella blend.
Roots Chef Series Specialty Pizzas
we nicely asked some of our favorite chefs in chicago to come up with a unique pizza for you. they obliged. and they're pretty spectacular. so hug these chefs the next time you see them.
Charlie Mckenna's Lilie's Q Bbq Pulled Pork Pizza
award-winning pulled pork smoked at lillie's q over peach wood for eight hours, littlie's q hot smoky bbq sauce, and quad cities mozzarella blend. topped with lillie's q carolina dirt bbq rub and a bit of coleslaw.
Chris Curren's Homestead Lobster Pizza
a favorite from chef's blue 13 days: maine lobster, roasted garlic puree, roasted cipollini onions, and three-month aged manchega cheese.
Roots is the brainchild of Greg Mohr and Scott Weiner, the duo behind Chicago’s Fifty/50 Restaurant Group. For over a decade, Greg and Scott moved up the ranks of several big-name restaurant groups. In 2008, they struck out on their own with their upscale sports-bar concept, The Fifty/50.