Starting Off



Smoked in our house made rub then finished in the fryer, with DT chili-honey glaze, served with ranch


Pork Belly Burnt Ends


Half pound smoked pork belly crispy, avocado cream, hot honey – add pineapple salsa $2


Coconut Harissa Shrimp

Sautéed shrimp, red onion, cilantro, coconut harissa sauce, served with crostini & crispy rice noodles


Pretzels Twists & Tavern Cheese

Pretzel twists served with a hot DT cheese


(GF optional)

Grilled sourdough, goat cheese spread, topped with fresh tomatoes, basil, finished with balsamic glaze.


Tavern Nachos


House made corn tortilla chips mozarella, smoked pulled pork, chipotle crème & fresh cilantro, topped with pineapple salsa


All flights are served as is

Fry Flight (GF)

Sweet Potato Fries

Tossed in our house seasoning

Pommes Frites

Tossed in parmesan, rosemary, and parsley finished with lemon

Black Pepper Fries

Seasoned with fresh ground pepper and sea salt

Slider Flight

Served on toasted brioche slider buns

The Grand Plateau

Smoked pulled pork, DT cheese, and haystack onions

The Chipotle

Smoked pulled chicken, chipotle aioli, pepper jack cheese, and avocado cream

All American Slider

Beef patty, American cheese, Texas style BBQ, and haystack onions

The Winner's Circle

12-inch Pizza Gluten Free  Serves 2



Thick cut pepperoni, blended marinara and fresh mozzarella


Oh So Cheesy

Italian blend of cheese piled high


The Deluxe

Thick cut pepperoni, sausage, red pepper, red onion, olives, and mushrooms


Garlic Cheese Sticks

Mozzarella piled high on 10-inch gf crust, DT seasoning, house garlic oil, served with marinara


Ham, pineapple, and red onion or get it The Derby Way with ham, pineapple, mushrooms ($19)

Greens & Soups

Add Chicken* $5 GF, Pan Seared Salmon* $7 GF, shrimp $8 GF, falafel $4, 4oz beef tenderloin $15 GF


Roasted Beet Salad

Mixed greens, fresh apples, oranges, goat cheese, red beets, whole grain mustard vinaigrette


Kale Burrata Salad

Baby kale tossed in basil tarragon vinaigrette, topped with cucumber, tomatoes, fresh radishes, pickled onions, finished with whole burrata

$5 / $10

Caesar Salad

Romaine lettuce, fresh grated parmesan, GF croutons,
tossed to order

$5 / 10

House Salad

Mixed greens, sliced cucumber, red onion, cherry tomatoes
and GF croutons


French Onion

GF croutons and Swiss cheese


Soup of the Day

Ask server for soup selection

No Meat For You

Served with bbq chips, sub fries $1.50, GF bun $2


Parmesan Encrusted Grilled Cheese

Rosemary, parsley, parmesan encrusted sourdough, white cheddar, served with side of marinara & fresh pesto


Falafel Wrap

House tabbouleh, fried falafels, pickled red onions, marinated tomatoes, topped with cucumber sauce


michigan craft beef Burgers*
moraine park farms

1/2 lb burger served with fries, Impossible $2, GF bun $2


The Derby Tavern

Lettuce, tomato, and onion – add American cheese for $0.50


The Olive

Olive spread, with melted Swiss, lettuce, tomato, and onion


The Black and Bleu

Thick bacon, broiled bleu cheese, haystack onions, and A-1 aioli


Chef Caleb's Feature

White cheddar, gouda, haystack onions, tomato, bacon, and North Carolina style BBQ


served with bbq chips, sub fries $1.50, GF Bun $2


Braised Beef & Brisket

House smoked & braised New York strip & brisket blend, sautéed with jalapeños, onions, Swiss cheese & au jus


The Classic

Pulled pork, BBQ DT slaw, served with pickles on a briohe bun



Pulled pork, ham, Swiss, spicy mustard, pickles, pressed on a hoagie roll


Bruschetta Sandwich

Pesto, marinated tomatoes, spring mix, thick sliced burrata, topped with balsamic glaze, on fresh baguette, served cold – add 4oz prosciutto $3


One of a Kind

Pulled pork, pickles, haystack onions, with an herb cream spread, house bbq, served on grilled sourdough 


The Hipster

Pulled chicken, avocado cream, roasted red peppers, spinach, tomatoes, topped with an herb goat cheese spread, served on grilled sourdough


Chipotle Chicken BLT

Pulled chicken, thick cut bacon, tomato, lettuce, topped with chipotle aioli, served on grilled sourdough


The Hot N Heavy

Pulled pork, gouda, bacon, haystack onions, and topped with Carolina style BBQ, on a brioche bun


The Mix-Up

Pulled chicken, ham, pepperoni, swiss and mozarella, with roasted red pepper aioli and pesto, served on a hoagie roll

*Ask your server about menu items that are cooked to order or served raw. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of food borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions. 

The Mane Event


Steak Frites (GF)*

New York Strip or Ribeye, glazed with brandy cream sauce, served with piled high pommes frites, garnished with chives

*suggested pairing – Padrillos, Malbec 


8oz Filet Mignon (GF)*

Garlic mashed potatoes atop with pan seared filet mignon, finished in garlic butter & topped with beef au jus

*suggested pairing – True Grit Reserve, Cabernet Sauvignon


Pan Seared Chicken Thighs (GF)*

Served with a tangy mustard sauce, butter-roasted fingerling potatoes and seasonal vegetables

*suggested pairing – Arona, Sauvignon Blanc


Blackened Salmon (GF)*

6oz pan-seared blackened salmon served on a bed of creamy risotto, topped with charred corn, sweet pepper salsa, chive oil

*suggested pairing – Secret Cellars, Chardonnay


Falafel & Tabbouleh (Vegan)*

Fried falafel atop fresh tabbouleh, pickled veggies, finished with cucumber sauce, served with grilled naan

*suggested pairing – Domaine De Pellehaut, Rosé


Meatloaf & Mashed Potatoes (GF)*

House made meatloaf, brandy bacon lardons, served on a bed of mashed potatoes, finished with rich tomato gravy

*suggested pairing – Twelve Knights, Red Blend


Black pepper fries, pommes frites, sweet potato fries, house made bbq chips, tabbouleh salad, seasonal vegetables, risotto, DT slaw, butter-roasted potatoes, garlic mashed potatoes

*We at The Derby Tavern are dedicated to making each dish we serve the best we can. We discourage modifications to the menu, as the intended flavor profile will change. 

Colts and Fillys

Served with Choice of Side
vegetables, fries, chips, or apple sauce


All beef patty with American cheese, pulled chicken or pulled pork with BBQ


Chicken Tenders

Crispy or Grilled chicken, with dipping sauce

Grilled Cheese

All American cheese grilled cheese

Kraft Mac N' Cheese

Exactly what you think it is


Cheese Pizza

Bits and Pieces


Toasted Nuts


House Made Chips and Salsa


Cheddar Cheese Curds


Mixed Olives


Rotating Cheese Spread &

Ask server about spreads

The Finish Line


Chocolate Lava Cake


Chocolate ganache served warm with a scoop of Hudsonville vanilla bean ice cream


Cookies and Cream

Chocolate chunk cookies served with warm thickened cream for dipping


Seasonal Cheesecake

Ask server for rotating selection