Local | Simple | Honest

Rooted in family, friends and food, The Rustic Spoon offer diners a one of a kind atmosphere to enjoy comfort food recipes with a modern and local twist.

About Us

 

Partners and long-time friends, Ryan Hines, Jay Kulas and Nicholas Pogue believe that the most important moments in life are about building relationships and usually involve a great meal! Maintaining a friendship for over fifteen years, they shared a common approach when it came to opening a restaurant – to create a warm and comfortable atmosphere for friends and family to gather, curate experiences and build meaningful connections.

Stripping away the formalities of the typical dining experience, The Rustic Spoon is focusing on quality local ingredients, family recipes, warm service and a relaxed causal ambiance. Rooted in family, friends and food they offer diners a one of a kind atmosphere to enjoy comfort food recipes with a modern and local twist.

 
 
 
 
 

Our Menu

 

Daily 8am – 3pm

​Shareables​

 

Lillie Mae’s Knuckle Print Biscuits 5

Two homemade biscuits served with house honey butter and seasonal jam

Corn Chowder 7

Bacon, onion, roasted red pepper, poblano, garlic, cream, potato

Scotch Egg 10

Edwards sausage, bread crumb, smoked paprika, sauce vert

Crabcake Bites 14

Super lump crabcake bites, southern style coleslaw, rustic aioli

Mushroom Toast 11

Pan Seared oyster mushrooms, parmesan mornay, egg yolk, caramelized onion, arugula, pickled mustard seed, toasted ciabatta baguette

Firecracker Shrimp 10

Crispy fried, rustic sauce, southern style coleslaw, Sriracha

Avocado Toast 10

Haas avocado, cherry tomato, grilled balsamic red onion, grapefruit vinaigrette, pickled radish, toasted ciabatta baguette

Spoon Specialties

Shrimp & Grit Cake 15

Tomato, roasted red pepper, caramelized onion, Edwards sausage, griddled grit cake

Spoon Stack 13

Our signature cloud like soufflé style pancakes served with seasonal fruit, whipped cream and maple syrup

– Not available To-Go, on weekends or holidays –

Steak and Eggs 17

New York strip steak, two eggs cooked to order, served with home fries and choice of biscuit or toast

Biscuits and Gravy 11

Buttermilk biscuits, Edwards sausage, fried egg

 

 Carnitas Hash   13

Braised pork, sunny side up egg, roasted corn, roasted red pepper, tomatoes, queso fresco, potato, crema, cilantro, lime

Buttermilk Pancakes 10

Three fluffy buttermilk pancakes, seasonal fruit, whipped brown sugar butter, maple syrup

Dark Chocolate Waffle 12

House whipped cream, chocolate sauce, seasonal fruit

Stuffed French Toast 13

Our decadent and innovative take on French toast made with brioche, filled with sweet orange crème anglaise, topped with Italian meringue, seasonal fruit, candied walnuts and maple syrup

– Not available To-Go –

Rustic Meatloaf 13
 
Hereford beef, Edwards sausage, garlic mashers, seasonal vegetables
 
The Good 11
 
Two eggs any style, choice of maple pepper bacon, Edwards sausage or Edwards country ham, served with home fries and choice of biscuit or toast
 

Greens

Add chicken 4 Add shrimp 5 Add salmon 6

Rustic Salad 7

Mesclun mix, cherry tomato, carrot, balsamic red onion, house made croutons, citrus vinaigrette

Salmon Salad 16

Salmon, spinach, romaine, red onion, radish, cherry tomato, candied walnuts, green goddess dressing

Classic Caesar Salad 9

Crisp romaine, shaved parmesan, house made croutons, house caesar

Wedge Salad 10

Iceberg lettuce, cherry tomatoes, bleu cheese, bacon, crispy onion straws, horseradish ranch

Eggs & Things

Edwards Country Ham Benedict 13

English muffin, Edwards country ham, red pepper jelly, poached egg, hollandaise, served with home fries

Avocado Benedict 13

English muffin, Haas avocado, cherry tomato, grilled red onion, poached egg, hollandaise, served with home fries

Carnitas Benedict 16
English muffin, tomato, braised pork, salsa verde, poached egg, hollandaise, fresh jalapeno, served with home fries

Crabcake Benedict 18

English muffin, crab cake, green tomato, poached egg, hollandaise, fried capers, served with home fries

Fried Oyster Benedict 16

English muffin, Eastern Shore oysters, green tomato, poached egg, hollandaise, capers, served with home fries

Filet Mignon Benedict 22

English muffin, 4oz. petite filet mignon, green tomato, maple pepper bacon, poached egg, hollandaise, served with home fries

Loaded Omelet 15

Edwards sausage, maple pepper bacon, Edwards country ham, roasted red pepper, caramelized onion, choice of cheddar, swiss, provolone or Colby jack, served with home fries

Veggie Omelet 11

Seasonal vegetables, choice of cheddar, swiss, provolone or Colby jack, served with home fries

Handhelds

Served w/ French Fries

Pastrami Reuben 14

Pastrami, sauerkraut and housemade dressing on Rye

Oyster Po-boy 16

Crispy fried Eastern Shore oysters, shredded lettuce, tomato, hoagie roll, baja sauce

Chicken and Waffle Sliders 14

House waffle, spicy buttermilk fried chicken thigh, pickles and hot honey

Cuban 13

A Edwards country ham, roasted pork, swiss cheese, pickles and mustard on a rustic baguette

The Rustic Burger 12

Hereford beef patty, lettuce, caramelized onions, pickled green tomato and cheddar on a brioche bun

– add bacon 3 add an egg 2 – 

Monte Cristo 13

A decadent sandwich of Edwards country ham, turkey, swiss cheese on brioche, battered and fried, seasonal jam

Avocado Club 13

Oven roasted turkey breast, maple pepper bacon, Haas avocado, balsamic red onion, lettuce, tomato and mayo

Sides & Extras

Toast 2

Biscuit 3

English Muffin 3

Single Pancake 4

Single Waffle 4

Maple Pepper Bacon 4

Edwards Sausage 5

Edwards Country Ham 4

Single Egg 2

Home Fries 4

French Fries 4

Seasonal Fruit 5

Side Salad 5

Side Caesar 6

Garlic Mashers 5

Mac & Cheese 5

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Thursday through Saturday starting at 4pm

Appetizers

Corn Chowder 7

Bacon, onion, corn, roasted red pepper, poblano, garlic, cream, potato

Firecracker Shrimp 10

Crispy Fried, rustic sauce, cilantro lime slaw, sriracha

Tomato, Basil & Burrata 10

Pickled blueberries, savory oat crumble, balsamic glaze

Butter Clams 15

1 lb. Little Neck Clams, butter, garlic, lemon, white wine, parmesan, parsley, crostini

Fried Calamari & Herb Salad 12

Basil, cilantro, dill, mint, red onion, nuoc cham, cashews

Mushroom Toast 11

Pan seared wild mushrooms, parmesan mornay, egg yolk, caramelized onion, mixed greens, pickled mustard seed, toasted ciabatta baguette

Fried Green Tomato & Crab 14

Lump crab, fried green tomato, corn chow chow, cilantro, salsa verde

Greens

Add chicken 4 Add shrimp 5 Add salmon 6

Rustic Salad 7

Mesclun mix, cherry tomato, carrot, balsamic red onion, house made croutons, citrus vinaigrette

Wedge Salad 10

Iceberg lettuce, cherry tomatoes, bleu cheese, bacon, crispy onion straws, horseradish ranch

Classic Caesar Salad 9

Crisp romaine, shaved parmesan, house made croutons, house caesar

Salmon Salad 16

Salmon, spinach, romaine, red onion, radish, cherry tomato, candied walnuts, green goddess dressing

Entrees

Gnocchi 20

Wild Mushrooms, lightly creamed corn, spinach, pickled mustard seed, sherry, crostini

Cajun Gnocchi 28

Shrimp, chicken, Edwards sausage, Cajun cream sauce, holy trinity, crostini

Rustic Meatloaf 17

Hereford Beef, Edwards sausage, garlic mashers, mushroom gravy, seasonal vegetables

Rustic Crab Cakes 32

Garlic mashers, seasonal vegetables, lemon aioli

Bourbon Bacon Filet 36

Bacon, bourbon glaze, garlic mashers, asparagus

Filet Mignon 32

Garlic mashers, asparagus, sauce au poivre

Carnitas Hash 17

Braised pork, sunny side up egg, roasted corn, roasted red pepper, tomato, queso fresco, potato, crema, cilantro, lime

Smoked Short Rib Mac
28

Oak smoked, house made BBQ, cavatappi pasta, red onion, tomato, panko bread crumbs

Blacked Salmon 24

Parmesan risotto, seasonal vegetables

Shrimp & Grit Cake 18

Tomato, roasted red pepper, caramelized onion, Edwards sausage, griddled grit cake

Handhelds

Served w/ French Fries

Haystack Burger 17

Hereford beef patty, lettuce, pickled green tomato, cheddar, bacon, house made BBQ, crispy onion straws, brioche bun

The Rustic Burger 14

Hereford beef patty, lettuce, caramelized onions, pickled green tomato and cheddar on a brioche bun

– add bacon 3 add an egg 2 add a crabcake 8 – 

Oyster Po-boy 16

Crispy fried Eastern Shore oysters, shredded lettuce, tomato, hoagie roll, baja sauce

Crab Cake Sandwich 18

Pan seared, lump crab, lettuce, tomato, baja sauce, brioche bun

Nashville Hot Chicken 16

Crispy fried, pickles, southern style coleslaw, spicy breading, mayo, brioche bun

Avocado Club 13

Oven roasted turkey breast, smoked bacon, Haas avocado, lettuce, tomato, mayo

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Thursday & Friday 3pm – 6pm

BBQ Sliders 8

Pulled pork, house made BBQ sauce, southern style coleslaw, slider buns

Scotch Egg 7

Edwards sausage, bread crumb, smoked paprika, sauce vert

Rustic Fries 9

Braised chicken, sweet pickled corn, scallions, rustic cheese sauce

Firecracker Shrimp 8

Crispy fried, rustic sauce, cilantro lime slaw, sriracha

Tomato, Basil & Burrata 10

Pickled blueberries, savory oat crumble, balsamic glaze

Fried Oysters 8

Three crispy fried Eastern Shore oysters, southern style coleslaw, rustic aioli

Corn Chowder 6

bacon, onion, corn, roasted red pepper, poblano, garlic cream, potato

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Crushes

Orange 7.5

Orange vodka, triple sec, fresh squeezed orange juice, sprite

Peach 8.5

Whipped vodka, orange vodka, fresh squeezed orange juice, sprite

Ruby Red 8.5

Deep Eddy Grapefruit vodka, triple sec, grapefruit juice, sprite

Blueberry Lemonade 8.5

Deep Eddy Lemon vodka, blueberry vodka, triple sec, fresh squeezed lemon juice, club soda

Pineapple 8.5

Pineapple vodka, triple sec, fresh squeezed orange juice, pineapple juice, sprite

Arnold Palmer 8.5

Deep Eddy Lemon vodka, triple sec, fresh squeezed lemon juice, iced tea

Peach 8.5

Deep Eddy Peach vodka, peach schnapps, fresh squeezed orange juice, sprite, cranberry juice

Key Lime 8.5

Whipped vodka, fresh squeezed lime juice, gingerale

MIMOSAS

House Mimosa

Single 4 Double 7

MAKE IT MANLY 4

Classic, Grapefruit, Pineapple, Poinsettia

Sorbet Mimosa 

Single 4.5 Double 8

Strawberry, Raspberry, Orange, Mango

SpoonerMosa 8

Cruzan Passionfruit rum, champagne, fresh squeezed orange juice

Build Your Own Mimosa

Regular 17 Sorbet 21

One bottle of champagne and two flavor choices

– JUICE – Classic, Grapefruit, Pineapple, Poinsettia

– SORBET – Orange, Mango, Raspberry, Strawberry

Bloody Marys

GARNISHED W/ OLD BAY RIM, CELERY AND LIME

Rustic Mary 6.5

House vodka, Zing Zang

Cucumber Bloody 8.5

Effen Cucumber vodka, Zing Zang, cucumber sliver

Bacon Bloody 8.5

Titos vodka, Zing Zang, maple pepper bacon

Zesty Bloody 8.5

Ghost Pepper vodka, Zing Zang

Cereal Shooter Flight

EVERYONE LOVES CEREAL FOR BREAKFAST!

Peanut Butter Crunch, Apple Jacks, Fruit Loops, Cinnamon Toast

Lemonades

Rustic 8.5

Deep Eddy Lemon vodka, lemonade, lavender simple syrup, raspberry sorbet, club soda

Pink Cadillac 8.5

Champagne, lemonade, tequila, grenadine, triple sec, lime

– Sugar or salt rim

Loopy 8.5

Loopy vodka, Cruzan Passionfruit rum, lemonade

Cucumber Melon 8.5

Effen Cucumber vodka, Watermelon Pucker, lemonade, sprite

Old No.7 9.5

Jack Daniels Old No.7, lemonade, lemon

BEER

Bottles

Bud Light 4  

Budweiser 4

Miller Light 4

Coors Light 4

Michelob Ultra 5

Corona 5

Corona Light 5

White Claw 5

Drafts

Devils Backbone 7

Vienna Lager

Lagunitas 7

IPA

Cape Charles 7

Assateague Island – New England IPA

Bluemoon 7

Belgian White Ale

Wine

SPARKLING

La Marca Prosecco Italy

Glass 9 – Bottle 34

WHITES

Hayes Ranch, Chardonnay California

Glass 7 – Bottle 24

Parducci, Chardonay California

Glass 9 – Bottle 34

J Vineyards, Pinot Gris California

Glass 10 – Bottle 36

Proverb, Pinot Gris California

Glass 6 – Bottle 22

Sonoma Cutrer, Chardonnay California

Glass 12 – Bottle 40

Sea Salt, Sauvignon Blanc New Zealand

Glass 8 – Bottle 32

REDS

Tunnel of Elms, Merlot California

Glass 6 – Bottle 22

Broadside, Cabernet California

Glass 11 – Bottle 38

Chateau St. Jean, Pinot Noir California

Glass 8 – Bottle 32

The Crusher, Cabernet Sauvignon California

Glass 9 – Bottle 34

Portlandia, Pinot Noir Oregon

Glass 11 – Bottle 38

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Visit Us

 

1658 Pleasure House Rd Ste. 101
Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Phone: 757-937-8930
Fax: 757-937-9067
 
 
 
 
 

Hours

 

Sun – Wed 8am-3pm
Thu – Sat 8am-9pm

 
 
 

Email

 

therusticspoonvb@yahoo.com