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Munchies & Starters

Southwest Nachos
waffle fries, marinated chicken, melted cheese sauce, jalapeños, fresh pico and cilantro sour cream
Spinach Artichoke Dip
house-made dip with spinach, artichoke, and house cheese blend, served with a side of fresh tomato salsa, sour cream and warm tortilla chips
BBQ Pork Nachos
house BBQ pulled pork, fresh pico and melted monterey jack cheese served on tortilla chips and topped with cilantro and sour cream
Maple Mustard Fried Pickles
beer battered fried dill pickles topped with whole grain maple-mustard sauce
Flash Fried Calamari
steak cut calamari, spinach, red peppers and ginger beurre blanc
Meat & Cheese Board
Chef's selection of Midwest cheese and artisan cured meats, accompanied with house made preserves and toasted baguette

Michigan Greens

Add grilled steak $8 | grilled salmon $7 | grilled or fried chicken $5 | Shrimp $6
Freighters House^
mixed greens, bleu cheese, strawberries, apples, Traverse City dried cherries, cinnamon raisin bread croutons, toasted pecans and cherry-maple vinaigrette
Mesa Chopped^
chopped lettuce, blackened chicken, grilled sweet corn and red peppers, white cheddar, fried garbanzo beans, tortilla crisps and chipotle ranch dressing
BLT Wedge
iceberg lettuce, crumbled bleu, apple wood smoked bacon bits, French bread croutons, oven-roasted tomatoes, bleu cheese dressing
Classic Caesar^
chopped lettuce, shredded parmesan, french bread croutons and creamy caesar dressing

Specialty Soups

Smoked New England Clam Chowder
our take on creamy New England-style chowder with mashed potatoes, smoked clams and applewood bacon, finished with chopped parsley
Blue Water Chili
hearty chili made with beef, bacon and Italian sausage

Famous Mac & Cheese

House Mac & Cheese
cavatappi noodles, bold white five cheese blend and fried parmesan
Loaded Mac & Cheese
cavatappi noodles, bold white five cheese blend, house smoked chicken, sweet peas, asparagus and cherry tomatoes with baked cheddar bread crumbs and fried parmesan
Lobster Mac & Cheese
cavatappi noodles, bold white five cheese blend, poached Maine lobster, sweet peas, roasted corn, old bay bread crumbs, fresh herbs and fried parmesan


Add a small house salad, caesar salad or side of mac & cheese $4.59
BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich
Michigan slow-cooked tender BBQ pork, topped with sweet crispy noodle slaw and cheddar with house made potato chips
Crispy Chicken Sandwich
beer battered chicken breast tossed in house-made southwest ranch with crispy bacon, lettuce and sliced tomato on brioche with house-made potato chips
Braised Bull
tender chuck roast, slow braised with pepperoncini and Italian tomatoes on toasted French bread with fried pickles, served with house-made potato chips
Perch Sandwich
Michigan craft beer battered perch with chopped lettuce, sliced tomato and house-made tartar sauce on a toasted bun served with chips
Fish Tacos
Michigan craft beer battered fish, fresh pico, white cheddar, sweet crispy noodle slaw and cilantro sour cream with tortilla chips
Mesa Chicken Wrap
blackened chicken, chopped lettuce, grilled sweet corn and red peppers, white cheddar, fried garbanzo beans, chipotle ranch dressing in a flour tortilla served with chips


The Freight Burger* ^
USDA choice ground chuck, tomato, lettuce and shredded dill pickle with seasoned fries
Lumberjack Burger* ^
USDA choice ground chuck, applewood smoked bacon, crispy onion straws, smoked gouda cheese and maple-bourbon sauce with seasoned fries
Diablo Burger* ^
USDA choice chipotle spiced ground chuck, bacon, pepper jack, crispy onions straws and ancho-chili aioli with seasoned fries
Michigan Turkey Burger* ^
Michigan ground turkey, roasted corn elotes, pepper jack cheese, lettuce and tomato with seasoned fries

Burgers - Make It Your Own

Add a topping $1
cheddar, swiss, bleu, white cheddar, monterey jack, smoked gouda, pepper jack
onion straws, applewood smoked bacon, sweet crispy noodle slaw, sautèed onions or fried egg

Purposefully Prepared Entrees

Add a small house salad, caesar salad or side of mac & cheese $4.59
Zip Chick
lightly breaded chicken breast cooked in Detroit zip sauce with white wine, butter, tomato, artichoke hearts, capers, mushrooms and snap peas with Chef's mashed potatoes
Beer Battered Chicken Strips
Michigan craft beer battered chicken strips with seasoned fries, served with your choice of sauce: Twisted BBQ, McClure's bloody mary ranch, maple-sriracha or redhot honey
Freighters Shrimp Linquine
pan roasted garlic shrimp tossed with pasta, sun dried tomatoes, asparagus and tomato cream, finished wih fresh basil and parmesan breadcrumbs
Hand Cut New York Strip* ^
12oz. USDA NY strip, char-grilled with garlic butter, Chefs mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables
Add Bleu Cheese, Sautéed Onions or Mushrooms
Add Detroit's Famous Zip Sauce
Bourbon-Maple Grilled Salmon* ^
fresh grilled atlantic salmon topped with a maple-bourbon glaze, with Chef's mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables
Parmesan Crusted Whitefish
parmesan and panko crusted Lake Superior whitefish, garlic mash potatoes, seasonal vegetables with lemon butter
Fish and Chips
Michigan craft beer battered fish with waffle fries and house-made tartar sauce
Galley Perch
deep fried perch served with mashed potatoes, vegetable of the day and tartar sauce