This is the kind of legit food that you're not going to find at those places with proprietary birthday songs. No. There's nothing in the Clarkston Union Bar & Kitchen that isn't thoroughly real. The oak. The pews. The stained glass. The beers. The dressings. The tattoos on the servers (you do not want to try to rub one off). It's all about delivering the real, the coarse and the authentic in a world that is often only packaged to deliver food as honest as this. It started as a promise to dish out the kind of handcrafted grub that you'd have expected to find on Main Street back in the day when parking lots had horse posts in them.

This is a restaurant that was built on the cornerstone of authentic American comfort, served up one cheese-strewn noodle at a time in a hot dish that bubbles up a chorus of a thousand Michigan memories. OK, we're getting a little out of hand there; but when it comes to Mac & Cheese, digging deep comes naturally to us. Why? Because it's the stuff of legend. It's that rare combination of the totally expected and the happily surprised. And it's what you'll find at an 1840's church on Main Street in Clarkston, Michigan. Please make yourself at home.




"ONE OF THE TOP 10 BEST MAC & CHEESE IN THE COUNTRY

USA Today — 2015

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STARTERS

 SMOKED CHICKEN & SPINACH DIP   House-smoked chicken & creamed spinach with tortilla chips   8.75

 CHIPS & SALSA   Union salsa & tortilla chips   6.50



SOUPS

 SOUP DU JOUR   See chalkboard for current soups served with bread   5.50



SALADS

 SIDE SALAD   Mixed greens, red onions, tomatoes & carrots with our balsamic vinaigrette   5.75

 CAESAR SALAD   Romaine, Union croutons, parmesan & our Caesar dressing   (Full Order 9.95)   (1/2 Order 5.95)   (Add Chicken 4.95)

 TUNA BELLA   Chargrilled Sashimi Grade Ahi Tuna, celery, green olives, red onions, roma tomatoes, romaine lettuce & our lemonette dressing   14.50

 CHICKEN SALSA SALAD   Grilled chicken with mixed greens, red & green peppers, red onions, tortilla chips & pepperjack cheese with salsa on the side   12.50

 CHOPPED COBB   Smoked chicken, crispy bacon, avocado, hardboiled egg, red onions, roma tomatoes & smoked cheddar tossed with chopped romaine & house-made honey mustard dressing   13.75

 STEAK FATTOUSH   Mediterranean marinated steak served atop mixed greens tossed with cherry tomatoes, cucumber, red onions, garbanzo beans, feta cheese & pita chips, red wine vinaigrette on the side   16.50



SANDWICHES

 GRILLED CHEESE   Imported French double cream brie with tomatoes & garlic atop baguette, salad of greens on the side   12.25

 PORTOBELLO   Marinated chargrilled mushroom caps, red onions, sweet peppers & swiss cheese on french bread, salad on the side   13.25

 CHICKEN CHAR   Dijon-marinated chargrilled chicken breast with lettuce, tomato & swiss cheese on house bun, roasted redskin potatoes   11.95

 ORIGINAL PANINO   Salami, pepperoni, capicola, provolone, lettuce, tomato & vinaigrette on a baguette, house potato salad   12.25

 TURKEY PANINO   House-roasted turkey, provolone, lettuce, tomato & vinaigrette on a baguette, scratch potato salad on the side   12.25

 UNION CUBANO   Union cut ham, woodshop pulled pork, pickles, pickled chilies, swiss cheese, with whole grain mustard mayonnaise, pressed on parsian bread roasters, pickle on the side   12.25

 TURKEY MELT   House-roasted turkey breast, caramelized onions, cranberry chutney & Havarti cheese grilled on rye, potato salad side   12.25

 UNION REUBEN   Grilled on rye with swiss cheese, Union slaw & our cherry dressing, served with a side of roasters Wigley's corned beef or house-roasted turkey   13.75

 COMBO   Any sandwich with soup instead of side   +2.00



AMERICAN BURGERS

 BACKYARD BURGER   8 oz. chuck, short-rib & brisket patty served on a kaiser bun over diced onion, special sauce, sliced tomato & shredded lettuce, topped with sharp cheddar, roasters & pickle side   13.25

 TURKEY BURGER   Seasoned 1/3 pound house-ground turkey breast chargrilled to order with Pinconning cheese & the works on a house bun with roasters, pickle   12.95

 BACON-ONION-JAMBURGER   8 oz. chuck, short-rib & brisket patty, bacon, house-made onion jam with Swiss, served on a kaiser bun with lettuce, tomato, & a dill spear, roasters on the side   14.75



HOT DISHES

 MAC & CHEESE   Vermont sharp cheddar & mild Pinconning layered with Penne Rigate & a crunchy crust   14.50   (Add bits of house-cut ham +2.95)   (Half Order 7.95)   (Half Order w/Ham +1.25)   (Gluten-Free Mac 9.95)

 LOBSTER MAC & CHEESE   A tangy variation on our legendary dish: Maine lobster with roasted jalapeños, scallions, sweet peppers & pepperjack cheese served with seasonal veg & sharp cheddar biscuit   18.95

 PORTOBELLO GRATIN   Grilled portobello mushrooms, potatoes & spinach cream with a crusty parmesan top   Half Order 9.95



REVOLVING OFFERINGS

 UNION POT PIE   Flaky-crusted with mashers & veggies   12.95

 MEATLOAF SPECIAL   House-ground with mashers & veggies   12.95



SAUSAGES
(All chargrilled & served on a sesame hoagie)

 HOT LINK   Scratch made house-smoked Woodshop hot link, Napa slaw & Traverse City cherry sauce, roast potatoes to boot   11.95

 BRATWURST   Union-made with braised sauerkraut, roast potatoes on the side   11.95

 SMOKED KIELBASA   House-smoked, served state fair style with sautéed peppers & onions, side of roasted red skins   11.95

 3 DJs & 1 MC   Smoked kielbasa, hot link & bratwurst with ½ mac & cheese, served breadless   22.95



DESSERTS

 CARAMEL GLAZED CUSTARD   Vanilla Cream Custard with a Glassy Caramel Crust   4.95

 ICECREAM SANDWICH   Vanilla ice cream with nutella chocolate hazelnut & tangy caramel sauce on pizzelle   4.95



KIDS

 MAC & CHEESE   5.95

 HOMEMADE PB WITH J & UNION CHIPS   3.95

 GRILLED CHEESE & UNION CHIPS   3.95

 CHICKEN NUGGETS & UNION CHIPS   5.95



TAKE & BAKE

 UNION MAC AND CHEESE   12.00



MICHIGAN'S BEST MAC & CHEESE

MLIVE — 2015

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EASY LIKE SUNDAY MORNING

 FRESH CUT SEASONAL FRUIT   5.50

 TOAST   Hearty seedless rye or whole wheat, buttered, jam side   1.95

 TWO EGGS   Two Amish eggs any style: fried, scrambled or truly poached   2.95



BREAKFAST

 FRENCH TOAST   Walnut-stuffed French bread rounds served with local Michigan maple syrup   10.25

 CHORIZO BURRITO   Chorizo sausage, scrambled eggs, peppers, onions, tomatoes, cilantro, queso blanco cheese, ranchero sauce, roasters & refried beans on the side   10.95

 BISCUITS & GRAVY   House-made turkey sausage gravy atop our fresh daily buttermilk biscuits with two eggs (any style), served with roasters alongside   10.75   (1/2 Order w/o roasters 6.25)

 BENEDICT   Poached eggs atop an English muffin covered with Union Hollandaise   (w/Spinach 6.50)   (w/Spinach & Ham 8.25)   (w/Slow-Smoked Ham 7.95)   (w/Cold-Smoked Salmon 11.95)

 HUEVOS RANCHEROS   Two corn tortillas, pan fired with scrambled eggs, covered with our spiced ranchero sauce & queso blanco cheese, roasters & refried beans on the side   10.75

 MOSH PIT   Chicken cherry breakfast sausage, onions, sweet peppers, roast potatoes, scrambled eggs and cheese all scrambled together, biscuit atop   10.25

 PULLED PORK HASH   Woodshop pulled pork, red onion, jalapenos, roasted corn, bell peppers, smoked Gouda and chipotle honey cream, with two eggs any style   10.50

 BREAKFAST CRACKERCRUST PIZZA   Scrambled Eggs, Crispy Bacon, Red Onions & Mozzarella atop Ranchero Sauce   10.75

 FRITTATA   Three eggs with spinach & mushrooms, topped with parmesan, tomato garnish   9.95

 UNION WAFFLE   Sweet potato waffle topped with roasted apple cinnamon butter, served with local Michigan maple syrup, ham steak on the side   8.95


FROM OUR REGULAR MENU

 MAC & CHEESE   Sharp Vermont Cheddar & mild Pinconning layered with penne rigate under a crunchy crust; available with or without bits of smokey ham   (Full Order 14.50)   (+ Ham 2.95)   (1/2 Order 7.95)   (+ Ham 1.25)

 LOBSTER MAC & CHEESE   A tangy variation on our legendary dish: Maine lobster with roasted jalapenos, scallions, sweet peppers & pepperjack cheese, served with a sharp cheddar biscuit   14.95

HOT SIDES

 ROASTERS   Redskin potatoes roasted with fresh thyme & garlic   3.50

 CHICKEN CHERRY BREAKFAST SAUSAGE   Chargrilled house-pattied chicken sausage   5.25

 HAM STEAK   Chargrilled slow-cooked hand-cut Dearborn ham   3.95



DRINKS

 ORANGE JUICE   2.50 Standard   (4.00 Double)

 COFFEE BAR   WE CAN DECAFFEINATE ANY COFFEE DRINK

 UNION HOUSE   2.50 Endless

 FLAVORED COFFEE   Hazelnut // Macadamia // Almond // Caramel // Chocolate // Vanilla // Amaretto // Cinnamon // Raspberry   2.75

 ESPRESSO   2.00 Single   (3.50 Double Shot)

 CAPPUCCINO   One shot of espresso with one part frothed milk   2.75

 DOUBLE CAPPUCINO   Double shot of espresso with one part frothed milk   3.25

 FLAVORED CAPPUCINO   3.00

 LATTE   One shot of espresso with lightly-frothed milk poured to the rim   2.75

 FLAVORED LATTE   3.00

 MOCHA   Shot of espresso with two parts frothed milk atop chocolate syrup   3.50

 SOFT DRINKS   Coke, Diet Coke, Mountain Dew, Vernors, Sprite, Faygo Pop   2.50

 OTHER COLD STUFF   Lemonade, Iced Tea, San Benedetto Water, Milk, Choco Milk   2.50


FULL BAR WITH A BLOODY MARY STATION & MIMOSAS ALL BRUNCH LONG!

THE 24 MOST EPIC MAC N' CHEESE DISHES IN AMERICA

Spoon University — 2016

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