Mittagessen (Lunch)

Metzger’s Traditional Favorites

All entrées include two side dishes unless otherwise noted

German Sauerbraten – Metzger’s House Specialty Since 1928

Slow roasted choice beef, carefully marinated in wine, vinegar, and spices. Served with a traditional sour cream gravy

Schnitzel – A tender breaded pork cutlet served plain, with lemon, or several different ways

With Jäger sauce: Sautéed fresh peppers, tomatoes, mushrooms and wine; Ala Holstein: with a a fried egg; Zigeuner: with sautéed onions, mushrooms, and green peppers; Or with Mushroom sauce

The Zigeuner Steak

A boneless Angus Beef top sirloin steak topped with sautéed onions, mushrooms, and green peppers

A German Meat Patty

Fresh ground round, melded with onions and spices, then grilled. Served with homemade German Gravy

Kassler Rippchen

A grilled smoked pork loin chop. A tradition in Hessen

German Bratwurst

One link of a lightly spiced veal sausage smothered in caramelized onions. A favorite in the Black Forest. You can choose two links if you’d like.

German Mettwurst

A smoked pork and beef sausage, a little spicy. Served with spatzen and sauerkraut

German Knackwurst

One link of a delightful, mild, all-beef sausage; like a large bologna sausage. You can choose two links if you’d like

Fresh Lake Perch

A Metzger’s house specialty. Served either lightly breaded and pan sautéed or fried, Northern Michigan style

Fresh Lake Superior Whitefish

Choose pan fried or broiled. Wonderfully flakey

Deep Fried Jumbo Shrimp

These are hand-battered and incredible!

Charbroiled Salmon Filet

Topped with scallion butter

Grilled Pork Chops

Topped with scallion butter

Jäger Chicken

Our Jäger sauce is just the best, so why not serve it on chicken, too! This is tender boneless bread of chicken, pan fried and topped with provolone cheese and
Jäger sauce of sautéed fresh peppers, tomatoes, mushrooms and wine


We also have delicious and creative daily specials

Join us for happy hour

In the bar or biergarten

Monday – Thursday 2:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Friday 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Drink and appetizer specials!

Children’s Menu and Gluten-Free Menu Available


All sandwiches include one side dishes unless otherwise noted.

Choose dark pumpernickel or rye bread for your sandwiches.

Schnitzel Sandwich

This is really good with Swiss cheese

Metzger’s Red Reuben

A traditional Reuben except it has Bavarian red cabbage. So delicious!

Classic Reuben

 Tender sliced corned beef (or choose turkey) and the best sauerkraut in town

German Meat Pattie Sandwich

With Swiss cheese upon request. Real comfort food

Smoked Salmon Sandwich

Served open-faced on dark bread with Liptaur cheese, red onion, and tomato

Fried Whitefish Sandwich

Served with fries and cole slaw

Bratwurst Sandwich

Served with grilled onions on a bun

Mettwurst or Knackwurst Sandwich

Served with sauerkraut on a bun

Liverwust Sandwich

If you haven’t had one one of these, give it a try – it’s simple and delicious. With lettuce and tomato

French Dip

Prime rib sliced thin and serve on a bun with au jus. You can have this with Swiss cheese and it is so, so good

Grilled 3 Cheese Sandwich

Choose one or all: Swiss, American, Provolone


Metzger’s Chargrilled Hamburger

1/3 lb. of Angus beef ground round on a bun

or Chargrilled Garden Burger

For your burgers, choose:

Lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, onions, mayo

Extra: bacon, mushrooms, cheese

We have a great children’s menu for kids 12 and under

If you need a Gluten-free menu, please ask your server