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Hal & Mal's
200 South Commerce Street
Jackson, Mississippi 39204-4406

SERVING A BLUE PLATE SPECIAL EVERY MONDAY - FRIDAY

WE DO TAKE OUT!

601.948.0888

KITCHEN HOURS:

Monday 11AM - 2:30PM • Tuesday - Thursday 11AM - 9PM • Friday 11AM - 10:30PM • Saturday 6PM - 10:30PM
Closed on Sunday


Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood or shellfish, which may
contain harmful bacteria may increase your rish of foodbourne illness or death

All menu prices include sales tax. For parties of eight or more, a 20% gratuit
will be added to the check. $.25 added to TO-GO items.
10% gratuity to TO-GO orders over $10

STARTERS

Tamales
- Meat or Black Bean
Homemade red hots prepared and steamed in corn husks.
$4.50/three • $7.75/six • $14.25/dozen

Add 75¢ for side of salsa or sour cream

Tamale Pie $9.75

Cheese Nachos - Two-cheese nachos with beans.
Served with salsa and jalapeños. $7.25

Add 75¢ for guacamole on the side.

Award Winning
Myrtis’ Bayou Gumbo
Fresh seafood, smoked ham, and vegetables, simmered in a rich roux and served over hot rice. A loving tribute to our Aunt Myrtis, who trapped crabs in Mary Walker Bayou near Gautier, Mississippi, and taught us the craft of gumbo.
$5.75/cup • $7.00/bowl

Friday Seafood Soup
Our seafood bisque, made fresh only on Fridays, is rich with Gulf shrimp and crab in a creamy broth. $5.75/cup • $7.00/bowl

Hal's Soup Du Jour
Could be an old favorite. Could be a real eyebrow-raiser. Only your server knows for sure just what Hal has concocted. $4.75/cup • $6.00/bowl



GOLDEN-FRIED GOODS

accompanied by our own homemade sauces. All fried in canola oil.

Mushrooms
$7.00

Catfish Nuggets
$8.50

Dill Pickles
$6.25

Cheese Sticks
$6.75

Onion Rings
$7.25

Stuffed Jalapeños
$7.50

Hand-cut French Fries
$2.00

Combo Fried Platter:
Golden brown goodies accompanied by our own homemade sauces. All fried in canola oil $12.00



SALADS

Classic Come-Back, Traditional Ranch, Chunky Blue Cheese, Honey Mustard, Poppyseed, Oil and Vinegar, Oil and Tarragon Vinegar, Feta Peppercorn
Ask for an extra serving for 50¢ more.z
Better yet, why not take home a bottle? $8.00

Tossed Greens

Fresh salad greens with tomato, olive, pepper, and cheese. $6.00


Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine tossed with Caesar dressing, Parmesan cheese,
and bacon bits. $6.25
with chicken $9.75
with shrimp $10.25
with salmon $11.50


Oyster Spinach Salad
Fried oysters over deep green spinach leaves with boiled egg, mushrooms, and crisp bacon. $9.75


Savory Steak Salad

Fresh spinach and salad greens topped with grilled steak, blue cheese, and bacon bits. $9.25


Greek Salad
Crisp greens with feta cheese, tomato, black olives, peppers, and
select herbs. $7.50
with shrimp $8.75
with crabmeat $9.00
with both $10.50


Salad Vivian
Fresh spinach and other salad greens topped with grilled chicken breast, boiled egg, black olives, and tomato. $10.00


Spicy Fried Chicken Salad
Mixed greens with fried chicken nuggets, boiled egg, black olives,
and tomato. $9.75



BURGERS

An eight-ounce burger grilled to your order and served on a wheat bun with lettuce, tomato, pickle, and onion.

Better Burger
Our basic but bountiful burger, dressed as above. $7.25


Cheese Burger a Pair o’ Dice
Choose your cheese: American, Cheddar, Swiss, blue, provolone, feta, mozzarella or Monterey Jack. $7.50


Border Burger
With salsa, guacamole, jalapeños and sour cream. $8.00


Chili Slaw Burger
$8.25


Bacon-Cheese Burger
With crisp bacon and your choice of cheese. $8.25


Diddy Wah Diddy

You name it and we’ll make it. $10.00



PO BOYS
Po-Boys served with lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, and pickle on authentic New Orleans French bread.

Shrimp $9.50

Mississippi Catfish
$9.75

Oyster
$9.50

Hot Roast Beef
$9.25

Half Shrimp Half Oyster
$9.50

Andouille Sausage

with creole mustard and sauteed onions. $9.25



SANDWICHES

For a side order of potato salad, French fries, or baked potato, add $2.00.

Muffaletta
An array of deli-style meats and cheeses, dressed with an authentic, New Orleans-style olive salad. $19.50/whole • $11.50/half • $7.50/quarter


Michael RUBENstein Sandwich

The classic grilled deli sandwich of thin-sliced corned beef on Jewish Rye with Swiss cheese, sauerkraut, and Come- Back Dressing. $9.25


Glennie’s Hot Roast Beef
Sunday-dinner-slow-roasted and served open-faced with Aunt Glennie’s gather ’round gravy and French fries. $9.25


Vashti’s Hot Turkey
Served open-faced with gravy and fries, just like our Mama Stewart’s. $9.25


Chicken Mozzarella
Marinated, grilled chicken breast with mozzarella cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, mayonnaise, and pickle on a wheat bun. $9.25


Chicken-Fried Steak Sandwich
Austin, Texas-inspired battered and fried steak on a wheat bun with lettuce,
tomato, pickle, and onion. $9.25


Fried Chicken Sandwich $7.75


Grilled Portabella Mushroom
A giant marinated portabella grilled to perfection and topped with your choice
of cheese. $8.75


Downtown Club
A three-story highrise with ham, turkey, cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato, pickle,
and mayonnaise. $9.75


Pimento Cheese & Bacon $5.00


Grilled Cheese and Soup of the Day
Traditional grilled cheese sandwich with a cup of the soup of the day. $8.50



ENTREES

We’re happy to accommodate substitutions throughout our menu.
just add 50¢ for each

Blue Plate Lunch
Everyday features a different, sure-to-please, hefty-portioned, classic lunchtime special. Check the blackboard or ask your server for today’s selection.


Blackboard Specials
The blackboard is the only way for any of us to stay up with the creative ramblings of Chef Hal. Check it out or ask your server for his latest brainchild.


Award-Winning
Red Beans Ann White Rice

Our acclaimed recipe—chock-full of smoked sausage—served over hot rice with French bread. Add andouille sausage for $2.00
$8.75/whole order • $6.75/half order

For all side items
(jalapeños,cheese, green onion, onions, guacamole, etc.) add 50¢ each.
For andouille sausage, add $2.00.


The following entrees are served with soup or salad and your choice of baked potato, French fries, potato salad or rice.


Hamburger Steak
Ten-ounce, homestyle, chopped beef steak, grilled to your order and topped with onions and gravy. $13.25


Chicken Zita
Tender, marinated chicken breast, grilled and served with grilled pineapple and mushrooms. $14.75


Shrimp Platter
Fresh, golden-fried Gulf shrimp. $21.25


Oyster Platter
Plump, fresh oysters, perfectly fried. $18.25


Catfish Grilled or Fried
Mississippi-raised catfish (the world’s finest) prepared to your order. $19.25


Seafood Platter
Fresh Gulf shrimp, oysters, and catfish prepared to your order. $22.50



DESSERTS

For whipped cream, add 25¢.

Pat’s Bread Pudding
with hot whiskey sauce $4.50

Chocolate Pie $5.00

Key Lime Pie $5.00

Mississippi Mud Cheesecake $5.50

Valentine's Special: Mini-Cakes by Zita White



DRINKS

Iced Tea (sweet or unsweetened) $2.00

Coffee $2.00

Fountain Soft Drinks (Coke, Diet Coke, Dr Pepper, Sprite) $2.00

Coca-Cola (8 oz. bottle) $2.00

Barq’s Root Beer (12 oz. bottle) $2.00

Milk or Juice $2.00

Bottled Water $2.00

Sparkling Water $2.25

Non-alcoholic Beer $3.00



MARTINIS


apple martini
vodka, sour apple, pineapple, cranberry

black watertini
vodka, bailey’s® irish cream, kahlua®, cream

blue suede shoetini
blueberry liqueur, vodka, triple sec, lime

the brotherstini
goldsclager®, vanilla vodka

creamsicletin
vanilla vodka, oj, cream

dirty30tini
vodka, sour apple, pineapple, cranberry, butterscotch

downtowntini
vodka, vanilla liqueur, lime, cream

dreamytini
vanilla vodka, oj

east bound & downtini
southern comfort®, lime, sour

hootertini
vodka, razzmatazz®, sour

jellybellytini
vodka, peach scnapps, cranberry

krewe of kazootini
vodka, pineapple, champagne

la margaritini
tequila, triple sec, sour

mimosatini
champagne, oj (add vodka for manmosatini)

mississippi moontini
pomegranite liqueur, vodka, sour

mustachetini
whiskey, sweet vermouth, bitters, cherry, lemon peel

nekkid nicknartini
malibu® rum, banana liqueur, pineapple

pushuptini
captain morgan®, triple sec, oj, grenadine

staycationtini
orange vodka, banana liqueur, cranberry

saintstini
cuervo gold® tequila, triple sec, sour, oj

sippi’tea’ni
sweet tea vodka, sour

takemeawaytini
malibu® rum, pineapple, oj

tangytini
orange vodka, cranberry, triple sec

the madisontini
cranberry, triple sec, vodka, lime

trixitini
blueberry vodka, splash vanilla vodka, razzmatazz®, cranberry,
grenadine

hal’s beertini
coors heavy …’yep it’s a beer” see our beer list below!!



BEER MENU
We have new beer choices for all taste buds. We will continue to rotate in more fabulous beer with the changing seasons. Please stop by and enjoy one of the new brews we are offering!



For our wine selection, please ask your server.

Hal & Mal’s will not serve alcoholic beverages to persons under the age
of 21 or to persons who are intoxicated.