Menu Changes Weekly to provide our customers with a variety of new dishes. Don't see what you used to get? Ask for it. All entrees are prepared to order. Chef Terry

1525 E Gary Rd
Lakeland, FL 33801
Phone 863-687-4386

Dinner Tuesday - Saturday, 5:00-8:30 pm


Reservations Recommended


Chef T's Garden Grill
is a real delight...
due to the quality of
Chef' T's creative
cuisine, the attentiveness
of the service and the restaurant's unique
setting in an old historic
Lakeland home.
  Truly an experience
worth driving a
little out of the way for.
 --Tom E.



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Chef T’s Favorites




Escargot… 11.95

Sautéed French snails in garlic, shallot, wild mushrooms, prosciutto ham, white wine, sherry, butter and fresh herbs on wilted spinach and parmesan cheese


Southern Style Crab Cakes… 12.95

Jumbo lump crab meat, mayo, Dijon, eggs, horseradish, lemon zest, jalapeños, red bell pepper, scallions and panko


Maine Lobster Bisque…11.95

Butter poached lobster meat, sautéed wild mushrooms, garlic croutons served tableside with a splash of imported Sherry


New Orleans Style Potato Gnocchi…12.95

House made red sauce, shrimp, garlic, chorizo sausage, chives, red wine


Soup of the Day


Ask your server, “Changes Daily”…4.95


 House Salad….5.95

Mixed Greens, cucumbers, green beans, red onion, tomatoes, vinaigrette


Ice Berg Wedge…6.95

Ice berg wedge, tomatoes, red onions, smoked bacon, blue cheese, Ranch dressing


Classic Caesar Salad…6.95

Fresh ribbons of Romaine lettuce tossed with parmesan Cheese, butter garlic croutons and our house made Caesar dressing

Chef T’s Featured Entrees


Chicken Marsala…17.95

Scaloppini of tender chicken breasts sautéed with wild mushrooms, garlic, shallot, Marsala wine, fresh sage and Demi glace


Veal with Cream & Peas…25.95

Tender scaloppini of veal sautéed with shallot, garlic, white wine, Madeira wine, English peas and cream


Chicken San Pretonio…18.95

Scaloppini of tender chicken breasts sautéed with parmesan cheese, white wine, shallots, white truffle oil, with a touch of Black truffle butter


Yellow Tail Snapper…29.95

Lightly blackened fresh Florida Snapper, oven roasted on a bed of wilted kale and white beans with a lemon caper sauce


Pork Tenderloin…26.95

Medallions of pork sautéed with garlic, shallot, apricots, pistachios, white wine, brandy & cream


Medallions of Filet…29.95

Two 4oz filet medallions pan seared & served with your choice of a mushroom sauce or blue cheese crumbles


Pasta Carbonara…17.95

A Roman Classic of prosciutto ham, white wine, madiera, cream, egg, parmesan cheese, english peas & scallions


Lobster Ravioli 24.95

Tender pillows of pasta stuffed with lobster & ricotta cheese, simmered in a sauce of sun dried tomato, white wine, Madeira, brandy, shallots & cream topped with shrimp


Ask your server about our delicious desserts


Plate Sharing $10, includes fresh baked bread, vegetable & a starch

An 18% gratuity may be added to Parties of 6 or more