Mat's Cafe & Catering

Dine in or carry out

Now serving Certified Organic Fair Trade Coffee, Cappuccinos, Mochas, and Lattes

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Starters & Sides

Soups  

All soups are made on-site daily from only the freshest ingredients. Served with fresh baked bread or a jalapeno cornbread muffin.

o   Ham & Bean, served daily
o   
Daily Special 


Salads

Mat's House
 
Fresh mixed greens, topped with imported bleu cheese, crushed pecans, and dried Traverse City cherries and cranberries.

Grilled Chicken Ceasar
Tender young Romaine leaves topped with a fanned chicken breast, fresh grated parmesan, and grape tomatoes.

Big Texas
Fresh mixed greens topped with smoked beef brisket, red onions, and grape tomatoes.

Southern Salad
Fresh mixed greens topped with Slow roasted BBQ pork, onions, shredded cheddar, and tomatoes. 


Sides

o   Cole slaw
o   Baked Beans
o   Mac n' cheese
o   
Mashed sweet potato
o   Baked potato
o   Cup of soup


Southern Stutted Potato
Baked potato piled with pulled pork, butter, cheese, and smothered in BBQ sauce and sour cream.

Stuffed Texan Potato
Baked potato piled with smoked beef brisket, onions, butter, cheese, and smothered with BBQ sauce and sour cream.

Stuffed Irishman Potato
Baked potato with corned beef, kraut, Swiss cheese, and Russian sauce.


Combo Meals  

Add a bag of chips or any daily side dish with a fountain soda to any sandwich.

Add a bowl of soup and jalapeno cornbread muffin with a fountain soda to any sandwich.
Mat's Favorites


The Carolina
Slow roasted BBQ pork piled with slaw on fresh sour dough.

Hambo
Smokey pit ham, slaw, Swiss cheese on fresh rye.

Turkey Works
Fresh turkey breast, smoked pit ham, lettuce, tomato, Colby cheese with mayo on a fresh croissant.

Mechanic Street Delight
Hot corned beef, pastrami, Swiss cheese, Dijon mustard, on fresh rye with a side of slaw.

Reuben
Hot corned beef, kraut, Swiss cheese, with Russian sauce on fresh rye.

Turkey Reuben
Fresh turkey breast, coleslaw, Swiss cheese, with Russian sauce on fresh rye.

The Downtowner
Hot corned beef, pastrami, slaw, Swiss cheese, with Russian sauce on fresh rye.

Prime Time
Pit roasted beef brisket, slaw, Swiss cheese, with Russian sauce on fresh sourdough.

The Vegetarian
Piled with slaw and stacked with Colby, Swiss, and provalone cheeses, onion, lettuce tomato, mayo, and spicy mustard on your choice of bread.


Cafe Selections
All sandwiches served on your choice of a fresh baked sourdough, rye, or in a wrap, with dill pickle.

o   Stacked Ham
o   Fresh Turkey Breast
o   Beef Brisket
o   Stacked Corned Beef
o
   Slow Roasted BBQ Pork
o   
Stacked Pastrami
o   Chicken Salad
o   Tuna Salad

Half Cafe Sandwich and soup
Cafe Panini
All sandwiches served with pickles

Italian Panini
Genoa salami, smoked ham, provolone cheese, fresh tomato, banana peppers, onion, and arugula.

BBQ Panini
Slow roasted BBQ pork piled with onions and cheddar.

Reuben Panini
Hot corned beef, kraut, Swiss cheese, topped off with our own 1000 island dressing.

Cuban Panini
Smoked ham, pulled pork, provolone cheese, sliced pickles with yellow mustard.
$5.99

Club Panini
Fresh turkey breast, smoked ham, hickory smoked bacon, arugula, and sliced tomato.
$5.99

Vegetable Panini
Sliced tomatoes, onion, zucchini, roasted red pepper, provolone cheese, basil pesto, mushrooms, and arugula.

Mat's Grilled Chicken Panini
A seasoned grilled chicken breast topped with dried tomatoes, arugula, and provolone cheese.

Albacore Panini
White albacore tuna salad, provolone cheese, arugula and fresh tomatoes on our croissant.

Mat's Chicken Salad Panini
Our famous chicken salad, arugula, fresh tomatoes on our croissant.


Barbeque at its finest


Ribs
Our famous pit smoked St. Louis style spareribs.
All dinners are served with your choice of two sides and a jalapeno cornbread muffin.

Full Slab  (12 bones)
Dinner or Ala Carte

Half Slab  (6 bones)
Dinner or Ala Carte

1/3 Slab  (4 bone)
Dinner or Ala Carte


Mat's BBQ Feast 

Jackson Feast  (serves 4-5)
A full slab of our famous pit smoked St. Louis style ribs, BBQ wings, A half pound of smoked beef brisket, a half pound of slow roasted BBQ pork, your choice of three sides, four jalapeno cornbread muffins.

Downtown Feast
Half portion of the Jackon Feast.

Mat's Sampler
1/3 slab of our famous pit smoked St. Louis style ribs, 1/4 pound of slow roasted BBQ pork, and 1/4 pound of smoked beef brisket, your choice of two sides, and a jalapeno cornbread muffin.


Ribs & BBQ Wings

A half dozen of our signature BBQ chicken wings paired with a half dozen of our famous, melt in your mouth, pit smoked St. Louis style ribs. 


Sides

o   Cole Slaw
o   Baked Beans
o   Mac n' Cheese
o   Mashed Sweet Potato
o
   Baked Potato
o   
Cup of Soup


Ribs
All You Can Eat!
All the ribs your belly can hold! Our famous, melt in your mouth, pit smoked St. Louis style ribs. Served with your choice of two sides and a choice of French bread or our famous jalapeno cornbread muffin.