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Behind the Bookstore is a coffee shop and kitchen located in historic downtown Edgartown -- directly behind Edgartown Books.  We proudly support our local farms, fisheries, and purveyors in designing our menu.  

DINNER RESERVATIONS NOW AVAILABLE!

COFFEE & PASTRIES 7AM

BREAKFAST & BAGEL BAR 8AM

LUNCH NOON - 3PM

RAW BAR 12 - 5PM

ISLAND TIME 3 - 5PM

DINNER 5:30PM (THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY ONLY)

FULL BAR 9:30AM - CLOSE

 

COFFEE

 

ESPRESSO
AMERICANO
DRIP COFFEE
MATCHA
COLD BREW
HOT CHOCOLATE
TURKISH COFFEE
ICED FREDDO CAPPUCCINO  
MACHIATTO 

 

CORTADO
LATTE, hot or iced
BREW BAR, V60 or chemex
TEA, hot or iced
CHAI, hot or iced
ICED MINT LATTE
CAFÉ SHAKERATO
AFFOGATO 

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Breakfast

SERVING BREAKFAST 8AM - NOON

 

WARM RICE PUDDING
yogurt, black plum, puffed minty rice, preserved lemon

JOHNNY CAKES
maple whipped cream, homemade butter, raspberries

HOUSE GRANOLA
green yogurt stone fruit, local honey

BTB BREAKFAST SANDWICH
runny or fried egg, cheddar, bacon, garlic aioli, greens, brioche

SHAKSHUKA
baked eggs, spicy tomato, sofrito, fresh herbs, feta, crusty bread

 

BAGEL BAR (8am - Noon)

BAGEL OPTIONS:  plain, whole wheat, pumpernickel, everything

w/butter

w/cream cheese

w/ flaked blue fish

w/ blue fish salad

w/ salmon lox, cream cheese, tomato, onion, caper

w/ prosciutto & chef's cheese selection

 

TOASTS (available 8am-3pm) 

AVOCADO
spicy greens, lemon, soft boiled egg on side

SWEET PEA HUMMUS
ricotta, spring pea salad, roasted hazelnuts


 

Lunch

SERVING LUNCH NOON - 3PM

 

HERITAGE GRAIN BOWL          
peaches, herbs, sunflower seeds 

POACHED SCALLOP BOWL
spring pea puree, asparagus, arugula, raspberry chili vinaigrette

HEARTY GREEN SALAD
crispy chicken thigh, preserved citrus, vinaigrette, candied nuts, mozzarella

NEPTUNE CITRUS SALAD
honey garlic shrimp, creamy citrus dressing, grilled baby gems, fresh herbs, orange

PULLED PORK SANDWICH
grain mustard slaw, cherry peppers, gruyere, herb spread, house roll

SMOKED BLUEFISH SALAD SANDWICH
lettuce, tomato, dill, sliced multigrain

HERB ROASTED TURKEY SANDWICH
garlic mayo, fresh arugula, swiss, sliced multigrain

TOASTS (available all day 8am - 3pm)

AVOCADO
soft boiled egg, crumbled bacon, spicy greens, lemon

SWEET PEA HUMMUS
ricotta, spring pea salad, roasted hazelnuts


breakfast    |    DINNER    |    BAR

 

dinner

Dinner   5:30pm - 9:30pm (tHURSDAY - SATURDAY ONLY)

SAVOR THE SEA!

THIS WEEKEND ONLY

THURSDAY 9/20 - SATURDAY 9/22

 

 

Book your Behind the Bookstore reservation on Resy

 

RAW BAR

DAILY OYSTER SELECTION
served w/ mignonette, horseradish, house hot sauce 

SPICY TUNA POKE
avocado, cucumber, lime, toasted benne seeds

 

LOBSTER BISQUE
calabrian oil

PANE SHRIMP DUMPLINGS
lemon, parsley, cream, breaded and fried

NEPTUNE LITTLE GEM SALAD
shrimp, roasted corn, orange, carrot, citrus dressing

TORRE DE LOBSTER
mashed potato, avocado, lobster salad

 

WALNUT CRUSTED COD
carrot puree, rainbow chard

HOMEMADE SQUID INK LINGUINE
clams, lemon, garlic, white wine

GULF OF MAINE SALMON
polenta, asparagus, chimmichurri

BOUILLABAISSE
lobster, clams, mussels, fish, tomato, saffron

CARNE de PORK ALENTEJANA
clams, pork, fried potato, cilantro, olives, white wine

THE GOOD FARM ROASTED HALF CHICKEN
rainbow chard, cherry tomato, au jus

BTB BURGER
feta or blue, heirloom tomato, garlic aioli, house chips


Breakfast    |   LUNCH    |     BAR

BAR

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK BEGINNING AT 9:30AM
 

COCKTAILS   14ea

MOSQUITO CONTROL
gin, cucumber-mint shrub, lemon, honey & tonic

EAZY BREEZY
hibiscus vodka, lime, elderflower, ginger & sparkling wine

BLADE RUMMER
house rum blend, pisco, sherry, orgeat, lemon, oj & raspberry 

ENDLESS SUMMER
calvados, amaro, lemon, honey & bitters

HEY PAPI
mezcal, lemon, banana, raspberry, ginger & cardamom bitters

BIG BUSINESS 
rye whiskey, armagnac, italian vermouth, bitters

DESERT DRIFTER
tequila, strawberry-mint shrub, lemon, honey

THE FOXY GLOVE
kentucky bourbon, lemon, kina-kina, pineapple & sparkling water

PERFECT NEGRONI
california gin, barolo chinato, dry vermouth, house "campari"

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Press

 
 

 

VOGUE | AUGUST 2018

DEPARTURES | AUGUST 2018

VINEYARD GAZETTE | July 2017

King ARTHur FLour | April 2017

MV TIMES | JUNE 2016

Vineyard Gazette | December 2015   MV Times | December 2015    

    MV Times | June 2015  Point B Realty | 2015     

Point B Realty | 2014 VINEYARD GAZETTE | 2013 

Edible Vineyard | 2014

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Located in the heart of Edgartown on the Island of Martha's Vineyard.

46 Main Street
Edgartown, MA 02539

HOURS
Coffee + Pastries 7am

Breakfast 8am -Noon

Lunch Noon - 3pm

Dinner 5:30pm (Thursday - Saturday only)

Bar 9:30am - CLOSE (last call 10:30pm)

Phone: 774.549.9123

Email us: btb@btbmv.com