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Monday, July 25, 2016

07.25.2016 Weekly FarmSource Listing

Here's what's fresh and local this week at Eat'n Park!


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New "Plant to Plate" Menu

Through our FarmSource program, we’ve been partnering with local farms for more than 10 years to bring the freshest ingredients to our menu. Our new “Plant to Plate” menu features a few of the items that are made better by using these local ingredients! #LocalTastesBetter

Chicken Bruschetta - 9.99
A fan favorite! This dish features herb-crusted chicken breast and is topped with our homemade bruschetta, which features fresh, local tomatoes. It’s finished with a balsamic glaze, Asiago cheese, and is served with your choice of two sides and bakery-fresh rolls. You can also try it out as one of our Salad Bar Dinner Deals.

Zucchini Lasagna - 8.99
This new Italian classic features hand-breaded local zucchini layered with locally-made sliced ricotta cheese (from Emerald Valley Farms, Washington, PA) and marinara sauce. We then top it off with mozzarella and Asiago cheese, and serve it with your choice of one side and garlic toast. This dish is also one of our Salad Bar Dinner Deals.

Farmer's Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Salad - 8.99
The perfect treat for a hot summer day, this salad features grilled, marinated chicken, cremini mushrooms, plus local zucchini and tomatoes over mixed greens with carrots, red onions, and sunflower seeds. We serve it with white balsamic vinaigrette and bakery-fresh seasonal bread. 

Soup, Salad & Fruit Bar – 8.49
Our Soup, Salad & Fruit Bar features local ingredients each week. Click here to check out the listing of what’s local this week!





FarmSource Vegetable Soup – 2.99/Cup 3.49/Bowl
You can find this yummy soup on our Soup, Salad & Fruit Bar every day of the week! It’s filled with fresh, local vegetables including zucchini, yellow squash, tomatoes, and more!



Fried Zucchini Appetizer - 4.99
Share with friends or keep it all to yourself - our Fried Zucchini Appetizer features fresh, local hand-breaded zucchini. We serve it with marinara sauce for your dipping pleasure.


Zucchini Bread – 1.09/a la carte
This seasonal bread is baked in-house each day with fresh, local zucchini. Did you know that it can be substituted for our bakery-fresh dinner rolls or garlic bread, or served a la carte? Take home a fresh loaf for only 3.99.


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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

FarmSource Spotlight: Wiers Farm

Local always tastes better, and right now, we’re relishing the abundance of fresh flavors from local farms.  Let us introduce you to one our local partners whose fresh produce is amping up the menu at our restaurants this summer! Read on to learn more about Wiers Farm:

The Wiers Family

Located in Willard, OH, Wiers Farm is a multi-generational family owned business that has been farming the same property since 1896! They have over 2,000 acres of farmland that help to provide our restaurants throughout the growing season with vegetables such as radishes and cucumbers for our Soup, Salad, & Fruit Bar. You'll even find their zucchini in our new Zucchini Lasagna!

Want to learn more? Click here to find out about all of our FarmSource partners!

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FarmSource Spotlight: Harvest Valley Farm

Local always tastes better, and right now, we’re celebrating the fresh flavors from local farms.  Let us introduce you to a few of our local partners whose fresh produce is being featured on the menu at our restaurants this summer! Read on to learn more about Harvest Valley Farm:

Harvest Valley Farm, located in Valencia, PA, is a fourth generation farm of the King family. Originally a poultry and produce farm in the early 50s, they began producing vegetables exclusively in 1982. They grow over 160 varieties of fruits and vegetables, and sell them all within 25 miles of their farm. Harvest Valley provides us with zucchini and yellow squash for our FarmSource Veggie Soup, slicing tomatoes for our Chicken Bruschetta, and cucumbers for our famous Soup, Salad, & Fruit Bar!

The King Family

The King family aims to provide the freshest produce possible by picking only the amount of vegetables they will market in the next 24 hours, every single day. You can also enjoy fresh produce from Harvest Valley Farms by visiting one of the following Farmers’ Markets:

  • East Liberty Penn Circle
    • Monday 3:00 to 6:00 PM
  • Forrest Hills Farmers’ Market (located in Forest Hills Presbyterian Church Parking Lot)
    • Fridays 4:00 to 7:00 PM
  • Monroeville Community Park (located at 2399 Tilbrook Rd.)
    • Saturday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

You can also shop at their own Farm Market & Bakery located at 6003 Cunningham Rd., Gibsonia, PA or their Oakmont Market at 386 Coxcomb Hill Rd. Verona, PA.

Want to learn more? Click here to find out about all of our FarmSource partners!

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FarmSource Spotlight: Wexford Farms

We’re relishing in the abundance of fresh flavors from local farms because local always tastes better! We want to introduce you to a few of our local partners whose fresh produce is amping up the menu at our restaurants this summer! Read on to learn more about Wexford Farms:

The Mustovic Family

We are proud to be working with Wexford Farms, a local vegetable producer located in Wexford, PA. Owned and operated by the Mustovic Family, the farm got its start back in 1972 by current owner Paul’s grandfather, making him a third generation farmer! They use about 450 acres to grow all of their fresh vegetables that we love to enjoy.

Wexford Farms supplies us with many different types of produce including fresh cabbage for our housemade Coleslaw as well as fresh cucumbers for our Soup, Salad, & Fruit Bar. You can even find their zucchini in our Farmer’s Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Salad.

Want to learn more? Click here to find out about all of our FarmSource partners!

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FarmSource Spotlight: Brenckle's Farm

Local always tastes better, and right now, we’re relishing the abundance of fresh flavors from local farms.  Let us introduce you to a few of our local partners whose fresh produce is amping up the menu at our restaurants this summer! Read on to learn more about Brenckle’s Farm:

Brenckle’s Farm  is located Butler, PA, and has been in operation for over 80 years! They provide us with cucumbers for our Soup, Salad, & Fruit Bar, and zucchini for our Hand-Breaded Zucchini Appetizer. We also use their tomatoes for our classic Chicken Bruschetta, making for a juicy and flavorful dish!

The Brenckle Family

Brenckle’s Farms & Greenhouses are recognized as a Proven Winners Gold Key Grower for their wide selection and knowledge of PW Products as well as their understanding of the latest growing techniques. They are also a PW Certified Garden Center as they provide unique educational tools to help teach their customers best gardening practices!

Stop by one of their greenhouse locations to pick up supplies that are fresh from the farm:
  • 543 Evans City Road (Route 68) Butler, PA 16001
  • 3814 Mr. Troy Road Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Want to learn more? Click here to find out about all of our FarmSource partners!

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FarmSource Spotlight: Yarnick's Farm

Local always tastes better, and right now, we’re relishing the abundance of fresh flavors from local farms. Let us introduce you to one of our local partners whose fresh produce is amping up the menu at our restaurants this summer! Read on to learn more about Yarnick’s Farm:

The Yarnick Family

Yarnick’s Farm is a family owned vegetable, beef, and pork farm located in Indiana, PA. They have been farming for over 35 years! We use many of their fresh vegetables in our restaurants including zucchini in our new Zucchini Lasagna, plus cabbage, lettuce, and green peppers on our Soup, Salad & Fruit Bar.

In 2014, Yarnick's Farm received the Eat'n Park Hospitality Group's Award of Excellence for their significant contribution to the success of the company. 


To enjoy Yarnick’s fresh produce for yourself, stop by their Farm Market that is open daily from 9 AM to 6 PM and located right on their farm in Indiana, PA! It’s filled with fresh vegetables, Black Angus Beef, and even a bakery.  Don’t forget to stop by their fresh herb & lettuce greenhouse, where you can pick your own herbs like basil, chives, fill, cilantro, and red & green leaf lettuce!

Want to learn more? Click here to find out about all of our FarmSource partners!

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