Hard Times Cafe
Menu for Hard Times Cafe
topped with chili and cheese or bacon and cheese.
Deep Fried Pickles
southern-style pickle spears breaded and deep fried
Santa Fe Egg Rolls
crispy tortillas wrapped around chicken, black beans and corn with melted jack cheese
fresh-cut colossal onions hand-dipped in beer batter
hand-dipped tenders with bbq, ranch, honey mustard or served texas hot-style
Jalapeno Pepper Poppers
mild or hot
piled high with chili, melted cheddar, onions, jalapenos, sour cream and diced tomatoes
(25) $22.99 / (36) $29.99 / (50) $39.99. $8.99 Per Order. Grilled For A Unique Flavor, Hard Times Wings Are Legendary.
- Original Texas
- Chili Lime
- Honey BBQ
- Old Bay
(8) $7.29 / (16) $13.99 / (25) $17.99 / (36) $23.99. Lightly Breaded Chicken Tossed In Your Favorite Wing Sauce:
- Original Texas
- Chili Lime
- Honey BBQ
Hard Times Traditional Chili
Our Recipes Are Authentic And Historically Correct Versions Of The Chili Created On The Turn-Of-The-Century Cattle Drives Of The Southwest And In The Cincinnati Chili Parlors Of The Midwest.
coarse ground beef cooked in its own juice, using an authentic turn of the century family spice blend and recipe
introduced in 1922 by greek immigrants, it is a fine grind of beef with a tomato base and sweeter spices including cinnamon
a tribute to the texas ghost town that hosted the first chili cook-off. a redder color and spicy kick of championship chilies
soy flakes cooked in a tomato base with fresh mushrooms, onions, green peppers, jalapenos & peanuts.
- Your Choice Of Chili Over Spaghetti $7.49
3-Way Chili Mac
spaghetti, chili & cheese
4-Way Chili Mac
spaghetti, chili, cheese & onions
5-Way Chili Mac
spaghetti, chili, cheese, onions & beans
Chili By The Bowl
Your Choice Of Chili
with or without beans
All Chili Is Served With Homemade Cornbread
- Cheddar Or Parmesan Cheese $0.99
- Chopped Onions $0.39
- Hot Dog $1.49
- Sour Cream $0.99
- Chopped Fresh Jalapenos $0.99
- Diced Tomatoes $0.39
two pieces of cornbread topped with two of your favorite chilis, then smothered with cheddar, tomatoes, onions, and sour cream.
Frito Chili Pie
we put the fritos in a bowl, you choose your chili and we load it with shredded cheddar, diced tomatoes and sour cream
tator tots smothered with your choice of chili, shredded cheddar and sour cream.
Hard Times Burgers Are Fresh Ground Beef, Hand-Patted And Char-Grilled. Served With Our Homemade Fresh-Cut Fries, Shredded Lettuce, Tomato And Pickles. Bold Slice Of Red Onion On Request
Black & Bleu Burger*
applewood bacon and melted crumbled bleu cheese.
Whiskey River BBQ Bacon Burger*
bacon, cheese, bbq sauce and two onion rings.
Applewood Bacon Cheeseburger*
with crisp bacon and choice of cheddar, jack or american cheese.
Chili Cheddar Burger*
topped with chili, shredded cheddar and onions.
- Chargrilled Burger* $7.99
add cheese (cheddar, jack, or american)
- Veggie-Burger $7.79
choice of cheddar, jack, or american cheese. add veggie chili
All Sliders Served With A Handful Of Fresh-Cut Fries.
Mini Chili Cheddar Burger*
3 mini chili burgers with cheese & onions
Mini Elvis Cheeseburgers*
3 mini burgers with cheese & pickle
4 little square burgers with special onions
Chili Dogs $7.29
World Famous Hard Times Chili Dogs Are Served With A Heaping Portion Of Our Fresh Cut Fries And Pickles
Hard Times Chili Dog
1/4 pound all-beef dog with your choice of chili, shredded cheddar and onions-knife & fork recommended.
Authentic Coney Dog
two all beef dogs with just the right amount of cincinnati chili, shredded cheddar & onions
Fred & Jims Grilled Half Smoke
dcs original half smoked covered with chili and cheese
Whiskey River BBQ Chicken Sandwich
grilled chicken breast with applewood bacon, cheese, bbq sauce and two onion rings.
Applewood Chicken Sandwich
grilled chicken breast with applewood bacon and choice of cheddar, jack, or american cheese.
Texas Grilled Chicken Sandwich
grilled with texas wing spice served with blue cheese dressing.
Santa Fe Wrap
grilled chicken wrapped in a tortilla with lettuce, cheese, red peppers, corn, tomatoes and mexi-ranch dressing.
Big Fish Sandwich
white cod hand-battered and deep fried served on a toasted hoagie with lettuce, tomato and pickles.
spaghetti noodles mixed with a blend of parmesan and ranch dressing topped with tomatoes and spicy strips of grilled chicken.
Grilled Salmon Salad*
fresh salmon marinated & grilled to order over a garden salad with red peppers, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar and tortilla strips.
Santa Fe Grilled Chicken Salad
grilled chicken on a garden salad, tossed with homemade mexi-ranch dressing, fresh sweet corn, red peppers, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar and tortilla strips
Buffalo Chicken Salad
buffalo style chicken deep fried and diced up on a mixed salad with red onion, red peppers and shredded cheddar.
Grilled Chicken Breast Salad
grilled chicken, red peppers, chopped egg, bacon bits, diced tomatoes and shredded cheddar on a garden salad
your choice of chili on a garden salad with red peppers, diced tomatoes, shredded cheddar and tortilla chips. topped with sour cream.
Char-Grilled Steak Salad
sliced ny strip on a bed of greens tossed with balsamic vinaigrette, red peppers, tomato wedges, bacon and bleu cheese crumbles
Hard Times Southwest Ribs
$13.99 - $19.99
st louis style pork ribs with a texas rub and are basted with a thick, rich bbq sauce.
New York Strip Steak *
12 oz. choice cut ny strip char-grilled over an open flame and seasoned with our crazy janes spices.
Chicken Tender Dinner
hand-breaded chicken tenders served with your choice of sauce
north atlantic salmon in a bourbon teriyaki marinade grilled to order.
Fish & Chips
white cod hand-battered and deep fried.
Black & Bleu NY Strip
12 oz. ny strip char-grilled to order topped with two thick slices of applewood bacon and melted bleu cheese crumbles
Free Refills On Beverages Listed Above.
- Coca-Cola Fountain Sodas
- Hard Times Sweet Tea
- Regular Iced Tea
Hard Times Root Beer
Our Signature Root Beer Made With Honey And Without Caffeine
- 14 Oz. Draft $2.49
- Long Neck Bottle $2.79
- 36 $29.99
- 50 $39.99
- 75 $58.99
- 100 $74.99
Hard Times Southwest Ribs
- Full Rack $19.99
Qt Serves 4 $12.95 / 1/2 Gal Serves 8 $24.95 / Gal Serves 16 $46.95.
- Terlingua Red
Pt Serves 4 / Qt Serves 8 / 1/2 Gal Serves 16.
- Beans $1.00 - $1.50
- Spaghetti $7.50 - $12.00
- Cheddar Cheese $12.00 - $4.00
- Parmesan Cheese $4.00 - $7.00
- Chopped Onions $1.25 - $1.75
- Diced Jalapenos $5.50 - $11.00
- Diced Tomatoes $1.50 - $2.50
- Cornbread $9.00 - $4.50
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