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Cafe 157

157 N. Trade Street
Matthews, NC 28105
RESERVATIONS: 704-844-8686


Located in the heart of historic downtown Matthews, Café 157 is THE place to be. Meet your friends and bring your family to the spacious interior dining room or to the romantic garden patio. Café 157 offers an expansive wine list, wonderful martinis, and great, first-quality food. Private parties of all sizes are welcome. Call for catering and party tray menu. It’s American cuisine with an international flair, all prepared by renowned French Chef Moh Bentalab.

$35 per person (does not include tax or gratuity)


First course (choice of one)

Organic Field Greens - tomato, carrots, cranberries, shaved Grana Padano, toasted hazelnuts, and raspberry vinaigrette

Lobster Bisque

Second course (choice of one)

All Natural Filet Mignon - fennel potato gratin, fresh asparagus, Burgundy reduction

Pork Osso Bucco – house-made Parmesan gnocchi, Roma tomato, spinach & sage demi glace

Pan Seared Asian Sea Bass - cherry tomato, basil, sweet peas risotto, apple cider vinaigrette

Lump Crab Cakes - julienne vegetables, basmati rice, remoulade

Grilled Norwegian Salmon - roasted vegetables, fingerling potatoes, lemon caper butter sauce

All Natural Airline Chicken Marsala - mashed potatoes, haricot verts

Third course (choice of one)

Belgian Dark Chocolate Mousse Cake

New York Cheesecake - with raspberry coulis

Cafe 157 filet photo