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Appetizers

Enjoy one of our specially selected appetizers to your liking

Tony's Favorite Nachos

$10.00

Beef or chicken, sautéed onions, peppers, house made queso, pico de gallo, guacamole, and black beans atop freshly fried tri-colored chips

Signature Meatballs

$10.00

Our special recipe: Five Italian sausage meatballs served with toasted French baguette. Your choice of barbecue sauce, brandy peppercorn sauce, or our classic house made marinara sauce

Turn One Totchos

$12.00

Choice of chicken, chorizo, or pulled pork loaded with goodness.

Cajun Beef Tips

$11.00

Beef tenderloin medallions, blackened, and pan-seared medium rare, served with au jus, toast points, and Dawson's signature tiger sauce

Blackened Chicken Quesadilla
House Specialty

$10.00

Cheddar jalapeño tortilla filled with sautéed chicken, black beans, roasted corn, house tomato relish, roasted red peppers, spinach, Cheddar and Mozzarella cheese. Served with sour cream and Dawson's Cajun ranch drizzled on top

Spinach and Artichoke Dip
House Specialty

$10.00

Four creamy cheeses, spinach, artichokes, white wine, our special seasonings topped with Dawson's house tomato relish, and Parmesan cheese. Served with fresh tri-colored chips or toasted French baguette

Crab Cakes

$12.00

Dawson's signature crab cake recipe. A mix of lump crab meat blended with our special seasoning served atop of bed of spring mix. Topped with Dawson's spicy chipotle aioli

Calamari Steak

$11.00

Hand-breaded, freshly cut strips fried to a crispy golden perfection brown served atop a bed of spring mix. Served with your choice of chipotle aioli, cocktail, or tartar sauce. (.75 additional sauce)

Pretzel Breadsticks

$8.00

Rolled pretzel breadsticks served with your choice of queso or spicy mustard dipping sauce

Salads

Dressings:
Smoked Bleu Cheese, French*, Ranch, Raspberry Vinaigrette*, Signature*, Thousand Island, Balsamic Vinaigrette*, Vinegar and Oil, Honey Mustard*, Poppyseed, Cajun Ranch (.75 for extra dressing)
*Denotes Gluten-Free Options

Chuck's Apple Harvest Grilled Chicken Salad
House Specialty
Gluten Free

$12.00

Grilled herbed chicken, atop an iceberg/romaine mix with candied pecans, cranberries, bleu cheese crumbles, apple wedges. Served with your favorite dressing

Blackened Chicken Caesar

$11.00

Fresh crisp romaine, red onions, tomato relish, Parmesan cheese, and house made croutons
Substitute salmon $2.00

Dawson's Wedge
House Specialty
Gluten Free

$10.00

Dawson's Favorite: A wonderful fresh wedged iceberg topped with apple hickory bacon, red onions, cucumbers, Danish bleu cheese crumbles, and honey roasted pecans. Served with our signature house dressing
Mini Wedge $8.00

Caesar Salad

$5.00

Crisp romaine lettuce, Parmesan cheese, and croutons tossed in our house made Caesar dressing

Bayou Chicken Salad

$12.00

Blackened chicken atop an iceberg/romaine mix with black beans, jalapeños, roasted corn, fresh guacamole, house tomato relish, and Cheddar-Mozzarella cheese. Served with tri-colored chips and Dawson's Cajun ranch

House Salad
Gluten Free

$5.00

Iceberg/romaine mix topped with cucumbers, carrots, house tomato relish, red onions, alfalfa sprouts, and Cheddar-Mozzarella cheese

Cranberry Pecan Salad
House Specialty
Gluten Free

$8.00

Fresh baby spinach, cranberries, candied pecans, red onions, feta, and cucumbers. Served with raspberry vinaigrette
Add grilled chicken $4.00
Add salmon $6.00

Soups

Dawson's Signature Soup
House Specialty

Dawson's house made signature French onion soup. Topped with a mushroom ragu, seasoned toast points, and Provolone, Mozzarella, and Parmesan cheese
Bowl $6.00
Cup $4.00

Potato Soup

House signature potato soup topped with apple hickory bacon and Cheddar cheese
Bowl $5.00
Cup $3.50

French Onion

No mushroom ragu
Bowl $5.00
Cup $3.50

Pastas

Grilled Shrimp Alfredo
House Specialty

$18.00

Six jumbo grilled shrimp mixed with mushrooms, spinach, scallions, asparagus, and tomato relish tossed in an alfredo cream sauce. Topped with Parmesan cheese

Sticks & Stones Penne

$15.00

Italian sausage, chicken, thick sliced pepperoni, caramelized onion, sautéed mushrooms, red sauce, and penne pasta

Dawson's Seafood "Fruit of the Sea"

$19.00

Jumbo shrimp, tender Calamari, and Atlantic white fish atop linguine and tossed in alfredo sauce with spinach, asparagus tips, scallions, and mushrooms. Topped with a tomato relish and Parmesan cheese

Blackened Chicken Pasta

$16.00

Blackened chicken with mixed peppers, button mushrooms, and Andouille sausage. Tossed in a Cajun alfredo cream or our classic house made marinara red sauce

Mediterranean Veggie Pasta

$14.00

Sautéed artichoke hearts, black olives, tomatoes, onions, and fresh spinach tossed in olive oil and white wine served over penne pasta topped with feta cheese
Add chicken $4.00
Add salmon $6.00

PICK YOUR SAUCE: Marinara, Roasted Red Pepper, Traditional

Buffalo Chicken Pasta

$15.00

Tender Chicken sliced into a buffalo sauce tossed with penne pasta, tomatoes, and onions, topped with bleu cheese crumbles.

Sandwiches

*All sandwiches come with a side of fries. Substitute another side for .50
Choose from house-made coleslaw, potato salad, cottage cheese, chips, fruit, Tater Tots or onion rings.
*Substitute a house or Caesar salad for an additional $2.00
*Substitute a cup of soup $2.00

Hand-Breaded Tenderloin
House Specialty

$11.00

Our House Specialty: A crispy hand-breaded choice pork tenderloin fried to golden perfection. Served with Dawson's signature sauce on a fresh brioche bun

Cheeseburger

$11.00

1/2 lb. grilled hamburger topped with your choice of American, Swiss, Provolone, Pepper Jack, or Gorgonzola cheese. Served on a fresh brioche bun
Add bacon for $1.00
Add mushrooms or grilled onions for $1.00

Grilled Chicken Club

$11.00

Grilled chicken breast topped with Webster City ham, melted Swiss cheese, and apple hickory bacon. Served with Dawson's signature chipotle aioli sauce between a fresh brioche bun

Chicken Salad on Croissant

$10.00

Served with fresh fruit. 

Moby Dick

$10.00

Crispy hand-breaded Atlantic white fish served with house-made tartar sauce and a 2 oz. ramekin of coleslaw. Served on a grilled hoagie roll

Chicken Finger Platter

$11.00

Crispy hand-breaded chicken strips served with choice of smoked bleu cheese, ranch, barbecue, or honey mustard (.75 per extra sauce)
Served buffalo style as well

Barbecue Pork

$10.00

Barbecue pork smoked in hickory, apple, and cherry wood served with our award winning barbecue sauce and a 2 oz. ramekin of coleslaw

Seafood

Alaskan Salmon
House Specialty

$18.00

Grilled and topped with lemon caper butter. Served with cilantro rice pilaf and chef's vegetables
Try it Diablo style with red pepper cream sauce and fresh spinach

Pan Seared Tilapia

$16.00

Pan seared Tilapia topped with shrimp, sautéed spinach, and mushrooms with roasted red pepper chili cream sauce. Served with creamy garlic mashed potatoes and choice of side

Crab Cake Dinner
House Specialty

$21.00

Three Dawson's signature recipe crab cakes topped with Dawson's spicy chipotle aioli. Served with choice of two sides

Seafood Trio

$22.00

Three grilled shrimp, 4 oz. blackened Tilapia filet, and one signature crab cake topped with chipotle aioli. Served with choice of two sides

Breaded Shrimp

$17.00

Five hand-breaded jumbo shrimp served with choice of two sides

Florida Snapper
Gluten Free

$18.00

Seared Florida grouper topped with Cajun cream sauce served with black beans, sautéed onions, peppers and cilantro rice

Fish and Chips

$15.00

Atlantic white fish, hand-breaded and served with French fries and coleslaw

Grilled Mahi-Mahi

$17.00

Grilled and topped with a mango-avocado salsa. Served with cilantro rice and choice of side

Connie's Gulf Shore Duo

$20.00

Four hand-breaded Campeche Bay shrimp and our signature crab cake served with choice of two sides

Steaks And More

Choice of Two Sides:
French Fries, *Idaho Baked Potato, Onion Rings, *Garlic Mashed Potato, Cilantro Rice, Mashed Sweet Potato,
Vegetable of the Day (Ask Server), Potato Cakes, or *Potato Salad
Sides
House Salad $2.00 | Caesar Salad $2.00 | Cup of Soup $2.00

Filet Mignon
House Specialty
Gluten Free

$30.00

8 oz. center cut filet mignon, charbroiled to perfection. Served with choice of two sides

Surf and Turf
Gluten Free

$23.00

Three grilled shrimp topped with mango-avocado salsa and 8 oz. top sirloin served with choice of two sides

Horseradish Crusted Top Sirloin

$22.00

8 oz. top sirloin, aged, and topped with our horseradish Dijon cream sauce golden browned. Served with choice of two sides

Campfire Filet Beef Tips

$20.00

Tender filet tips with sauteed onions and peppers and topped with a rich demi glace over mashed potatoes and served with one side

Fire Roasted Jalepeno NY Strip

$25.00

10oz. Aged Strip, charbroiled and topped with 2 grilled shrimp, caramelized onion and bell peppers and fire roasted jalapeno reduction. Served with two sides.

Black and Bleu Top Sirloin
Gluten Free

$22.00

8 oz. top sirloin, aged, and topped with sautéed mushrooms, caramelized onions, and Dawson's bleu cheese and bacon crust. Served with choice of two sides

Ribeye Steak
Gluten Free
House Specialty

$28.00

14 oz. hand cut ribeye aged to perfection. Served with choice of two sides

Steak Susan
Gluten Free
House Specialty

$22.00

8 oz. filet medallions, pan-seared and topped with Cabernet Demi-glace, mushrooms, and homemade onion straws. Served atop creamy garlic mashed potatoes and choice of side

Filet and Crabcake

$32.00

Crispy crab cake paired with an 8oz. charbroiled filet mignon with choice of two sides.

Dinner Specialties

Choice of Sides:
French Fries, *Idaho Baked Potato, Onion Rings, *Garlic Mashed Potato, Cilantro Rice, Mashed Sweet Potato,
Vegetable of the Day (Ask Server), Potato Cakes, or *Potato Salad
Sides
House Salad $2.00 | Caesar Salad $2.00 | Cup of Soup $2.00

Tony's Favorite Chicken
House Specialty

$18.00

Pan seared chicken breasts topped with shrimp, spinach, and mushrooms and a spicy garlic cream sauce. Served with mashed potatoes and choice of one side

Mustard Crusted Chicken

$17.00

Pan seared chicken breasts with Dijon mustard, caramelized onions, artichoke hears, spinach, and sun dried tomatoes topped with bacon and bleu cheese served atop garlic mashed potatoes. Choice of one side

Chicken Parmesan
House Specialty

$17.00

Pan seared Italian seasoned chicken breasts served atop linguine pasta tossed in our classic house made marinara sauce. Topped with melted golden brown Mozzarella and Parmesan cheese

Dawson's Pot Roast

$15.00

Savory slow cooked beef pot roast served atop creamy garlic mashed potatoes topped with sautéed mushrooms, caramelized onions, and our brandy peppercorn sauce. Served with choice of one side

Dawson's Signature Combo + Shrimp

$23.00

Half rack of signature baby back ribs and breaded shrimp served with choice of two sides

Beef Stroganoff

$18.00

Tender strips of beef, mushrooms, and onions cooked in a sour cream sauce and served over egg noodles

Gary's Meatloaf Dinner

$16.00

A Hill family recipe with ground beef and sausage, mild onions, and special seasonings served with mashed potatoes, mushroom demi, and choice of one side

Smoked Baby Back Ribs
Gluten Free
House Specialty

$25.00

Award winning ribs: Apple, cherry, and hickory smoked, slowly cooked in citrus baste until they fall off the bone. Served with mashed sweet potatoes and choice of one side
Half Rack 19

Twin Duroc Pork Chops

$18.00

Twin Frenched Duroc Pork Chops grilled to perfection. Topped with an apple-cranberry chutney. Served with mashed sweet potatoes and choice of one side

Dawson's On Main Pizza

Served all day Saturday and Sunday
Monday through Friday 5:00 PM - Close

The Allison

$18.00

Pepperoni, Italian sausage, bacon, and ham

The Newby

$18.00

Pepperoni, Italian sausage, ham, mushroom, green pepper, and red onion

Build Your Own

$14.00

Choose from Cheese, Mixed Cheese, Gorgonzola Cheese, Pepperoni, Italian Sausage, Andouille Sausage, Bacon, Ham, Green Peppers, Black Olives, Onions, Banana Peppers, Jalapeño Peppers, Mushrooms, Artichoke Hearts, Spinach
$1.50 per topping

The Fisher

$16.00

Pepperoni and Italian sausage

The Wheeler

$17.00

BBQ chicken, red onion, roasted corn, and banana peppers

Monday Night Special

$20.00

Any pizza and two salads.

Wine Menu

Red Wines

Cabernet Sauvignon

Montes, Chile: A full-flavored wine with good body, fruit and tannins along with an engaging finish.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

Paso Creek, California: Complex flavored of dark fruits with a lingering finish.
Glass $10.00 | Bottle $34.00

Storypoint, California: A complex and highly aromatic cabernet featuring subtle spice characters and layers of dark fruit flavors and toffee notes.
Glass $9.00 | Bottle $31.00

Sangiovese

Da Vinci, Chianti. Italy: The classic Italian wine with intense flavors of dried cherry, plum and red fruit.
Glass $10.00 | Bottle $34.00

Malbec

Tamari, Mendoza, Argentina: A deep red with violet hues, aromas of plums, black cherries and small floral notes. Good balance of oak, highlighting vanilla and chocolate. A long finish with lingering notes of fruit.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

1907, Argentina: Rhis vineyard planted by immigrants in 1907 has been producing premium wines from Argentina for over a hundred years.
Glass $9.00 | Bottle $31.00

Old Vine, Zinfandel

Gen 5, California: Lush and juicy black and blue berries and a note of spice and licorice, with a lush mouthfeel. 100% sustainably farmed.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Velvet Red

St. James, Missouri: A one of a kind sweet red wine, you just have to try it to believe it.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Pinot Noir

Santa Carolina, Chile: A deep red color wine with concentrated aromas of cherries, wild strawberries and a delicate touch of roses. Fresh texture. Taste the power and elegance of place.. Taste the best of Chile.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Mark West, California: Medium bodied fruity red with dark berry and boysenberry flavors.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

Merlot

Darkhouse, California: Rich aromas of ripe blackberry, complemented by elegant toasted oak that imports hints of nutmeg with a long, plus finish.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Red Rock, California: This soft wine is perfectly balanced. Freshly picked blueberries take over here.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

Shiraz

Woop Woop, Australia: This deep red and purple wine shows black pepper, plum and finishes with vanilla.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

Red Blend

Ravenswood "Besieged", California: Bold rich and robust with flavors of black cheery and plum.
Glass $10.00 | Bottle $34.00

White Wines

Chardonnay

William Hill Estate, California: Flavors of ripe tree fruit and spice with hints of citrus, vanilla and toasty oak.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Storypoint, California: Flavors and aromas of ripe apple, pear and white peach with notes of citrus, honeysuckle and tropical melon. Hints of vanilla, caramel and toasted oak linger on the silky and refreshing finish.
Glass $9.00 | Bottle $31.00

Unoaked, Estancia, Monterey Country: Uninhibited by oak this wine dazzles with pineapple and orange flavors.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

Riesling

Blufield, Germany: Medium sweet with aromas of citrus and peach.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Relaz Q.B.A. Germany: A sweeter style white wine with flavors of peach that pairs nicely with anything spicy.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Sauvignon Blanc

Darkhorse, California: Grapefruit aromas open to flavors of tropical guava, lime zest and mouthwatering citrus.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Nabilo, New Zealand: Zesty flavors of ripe tropical fruits.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

Moscato

Primo Amore, Puglia IGT, Italy: Straw-yellow with golden reflections. Fruity and very inviting with intense scents of peaches and exotic fruit. Refreshing and delicately sweet with hints of stone fruit on the finish.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Deakin Estate, Australia: Candy sweet, this new trend is a great way to break into the wide world of wine.
Glass $8.00 | Bottle $26.00

Pinot Grigio

Ruffino "Lumina," Italy: Crisp, mild flavors of apple and floral notes. Try this with any fish or chicken dish.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Ecco Domani, Italy: Delicate citrys and floral aromas with tropical fruit flavors and a crisp, refreshing finish.
Glass $7.00 | Bottle $23.00

Sparkling Prosecco

Zonin, Veneta DOC, Italy: Pale, straw-yellow color with subtle green hues. Beautiful mineral notes with white flowers and stone fruits. Dry with an abundance of almonds and fresh citrus notes.
Glass $7.00

House Wines

Canyon Road

White Zinfandel
Chardonnay
Merlot
Cabernet
Glass $6.00 | Bottle $23.00

Ask your server about the menu items that are cooked to order or served raw. Consuming raw or under-cooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness. Before placing your order, please inform your server if anyone in your party has a food allergy.