Friday Night Cookouts (Summer)

The Cheese Traveler 2017 grilling season runs May through September.  This season will be grilled for you by rotating team of chefs. Enjoy your meal with a generous hand-picked selection of craft beers, ciders, or fine wines. Eat in store, on our patio, or take out.

Any grill item can be made gluten-free and served on gluten-free bread. Vegetarian options are always available.

2017 dinner service will run from 5-9 PM, rain or shine.


We’re ready for summer! In addition to our grilled cheese and cheese plate menu, we’re going to be cooking out every Friday from May 5 to September 29th from 5-9 pm.  Stop by to dine in or pick up dinner on your way home from work! Call ahead for faster pick-up: 518-443-0440.

September 29th, 2017

by Guest Chef Grillmaster Anthony Domenech

first course

burrata caprese salad:  local tomatoes, fresh basil, la vecchia dispensa balsamic vinegar, paniole organic olive oil (Tuscany, IT) – 9
monger’s choice cheese plate:  3 cheeses, accompaniments, toasted bread, cornichons – 12
monger’s choice charcuterie plate:  3 cured meats, accompaniments, toasted bread, cornichons – 12
monger’s choice cheese and charcuterie:  2 cheeses, 2 cured meats, accompaniments, toasted bread, cornichons – 16

main course

Tilldale Farm Hamburger – picadillo, sweet plantains, mozzarella, bermuda onion, romaine, pimento aioli – 16

Hessian Hill Farm Lamb Burger – grilled pear, stilton, peppered benton’s bacon, baby kale, sage aioli – 15

Beer Braised Pork Neck Bones- mofongo (mashed garlic plantains), sofrito rojo, queso geo (dominican cheese), pickled red onion – 15

Grilled Halloumi – roasted butternut squash, wild turkey macerated strawberries, baby kale, candied peanuts, brown butter-sage vinaigrette – 13


Grilled chinese long beans, hoisin, sesame almonds – 7

Mofongo, queso geo – 6

Salt potatoes, pimento aioli – 5


Golden Organic Ginger Ice Cream with Coop’s hot fudge and spiced almonds – 5
Moka Soda Float:  our favorite Italian coffee soda floated with Golden Organic chocolate ice cream – 6