Heart of the North Bar & Grill

5262N Lakeview Ave, Mercer, WI

"Food you wouldn't expect in a bar" 

Sample of our Bar & Grill menu, different entrée menu each night


APPETIZERS


POKER CHIPS 


Homemade Potato chips covered with a rich cheese sauce then topped with bacon pieces and chives.


 


HOMEMADE HAYSTACK ONION RINGS 


Sweet onion petals served with our tangy southwestern dipping sauce


 


POPPER BITES 


Spicy Jalapenos filled with cheese then breaded and deep fried


 


SAY CHEESE PLEASE CURDS 


A Wisconsin must, You are in the cheese state!


White cheese curds lightly breaded then deed fried to a gooey perfection


 


CHIPS & SALSA 


Fresh fried tortilla chips served with a rich tomato salsa


 


MERCER SUPREME NACHO’S


Crispy Corn Chips topped with nacho cheese sauce then mounds of jack cheese, onion, tomato, cilantro and jalapeno slices served with salsa & sour cream on the side 


 


LOADED POTATO SKINS 


Potato skins topped with jack cheese blend then baked with thick smoked bacon and served with a side of sour cream


 


BUFFALO SKINS


Same as our loaded skins but topped with buffalo chicken and served with blue cheese dressing or sour cream. Add blue cheese crumbles for that extra flavor packed punch


 


PERSONAL BACON AND CHEESE QUESADILLA 


Rich Nacho cheese, Jack cheese and bacon between 2 soft personal size tortillas grilled to perfection then served with salsa and sour cream..add chicken to make this a meal





WINGS OVER THE LAKE




Choice of 1 sauce; Blue cheese, Ranch or garlic aioli


 


SIGNATURE DRY RUB (house favorite)


Don’t want to get sauce on your best duds?


Try one of our Signature Southern Dry rubs you’ll be hooked!


Georgia Honey Pecan, Jamaican Island Rum, Texas Maple Jalapeno


 


BOLD BUFFALO


As spicy as you dare…Mild, Medium, Hot or Insanity


Served with Blue Cheese or Ranch Dipping Sauce


(With our Insanity you won’t lose 100 lbs in 90 days but you’ll feel the burn).


 


GILROY GARLIC


A tribute to where it all begins, garlic, more garlic and butter with a dusting of parmesan cheese and oh so good! Can be made spicy just ask.


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SMOKEY SOUTHERN BBQ


To far North for BBQ? NEVER! Try these Sticky, Smokey Gems you will be saying ya’ll before you know it


 


SWEET HEAT


Like the spice of buffalo and the sweetness of BBQ? Then these are for you! not too hot, not too sweet, just the right amount of zest to make your taste buds dance


 


GOLD FEVER


Just like sweet heat but in a Carolina mustard based bbq sauce, so good


 


GOLD RUSH


All the flavor of our mustard based BBQ without the heat sweet and tangy goodness


 


SWEET THAI CHILI


Don’t be fooled by the name These Asian delights are sweet and sticky with no heat


 


TERIYAKI OR GARLIC TERIYAKI


Just like in your favorite Chinese resteraunt



SPECIALITY BURGERS


 


 


MERCER MAC* 


Two beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickle, onion and a plain bun


 


BACON DOUBLE CHEESE BURGER BASKET* 


Two beef patties, two slices of cheese and hickory bacon a perfect match


 


 


PLAIN JANE BURGER* 


1/3 lb. burger served with your choice of lettuce, onion, tomato and pickle


Add cheese .50.


 


SPECIALITY BURGERS (CONTINUED)


 


 


TEXAS RODEO BURGER* 


1/3 lb. Beef Patty topped with sharp cheddar cheese, sweet onion tanglers hickory smoked bacon and pickles then finished with our rich tangy BBQ sauce ..Add jalapenos


 


 


MOOSE BREATH BURGER* 


Only up with the guys or girls? If so then this is for you!


We take our 1/3 lb. Beef Patty and top it with sautéed sweet Garlic, a pile caramelized grilled onions and our steak sauce then serve it on a buttered grilled Ciabatta bun...mmmm


 


 


ONLY IN WISCONSIN BURGER* 


What are we known for? CHEESE, so why not use it all. Our1/3 pound burger covered with slice of American, Cheddar, Pepperjack  and Swiss cheese then topped with a couple  of cheese curds for good measure. The cheese on this burger melts into a giant ring of toasted cheese this is a real cheese lover’s paradise


 


SOME LIKE IT HOT BURGER* 


1/3 lb. Beef Patty with chipotle spiced seasoning topped with pepper jack cheese, grilled jalapenos and finished with a special homemade inferno sauce for that extra kick..


 


PIZZA BURGER* 


1/3 lb. Beef Patty topped with our marinara sauce, grilled pepperoni and provolone cheese.,,Now that’s Italian!


 


 


 


 


HAWAIIAN BURGER* 


1/3 lb. Beef Patty glazed with our teriyaki glaze then topped with a slice of grilled pineapple


 


MUSHROOM SWISS BURGER* 


1/3 lb. Beef Patty topped with mushrooms and melted swiss cheese


 


 


*Hamburgers cooked rare, medium rare or pink in the middle may be under cooked and are served only upon request. Consuming raw or undercooked animal foods may increase your risk of foodborne illness


 


 


SIGNATURE SANDWICHES


 


GYRO 


Want something different than a burger, why not the best Gyro in the Northwood’s Fresh grilled Gyro slices, onion and tomato with our HOMEMADE tzatziki sauce made fresh daily piled on a grilled soft pita pocket


 


Filet of What? COD SANDWICH 


Since when is fish square?  Hand breaded cod, good ole American cheese, lettuce and our homemade tartar served in a hoagie roll


 


CRISPY BACON RANCH CHICKEN SANDWICH 


Tender Juicy Chicken Breast breaded and fried then topped with Pepperjack cheese, hickory smoked bacon and a buttermilk ranch dressing all served on a grilled Ciabatta bun.


 


HOT PEPPER STEAK 


 This will surely warm you up! Thinly shaved steak sautéed with caramelized onions and jalapeno peppers topped with melted American cheese and served with homemade garlic aioli on the side for that extra flavor burst.


 


PHILLY CHEESE STEAK 


Thinly shaved RIBEYE steak sautéed with melted American cheese AND CHEESE SAUCE.


 


 


STEAKBOMBER 


Love our steak? Make it a bomb with onions, peppers and mushrooms and steak sauce


 


 


BLT SINGLE OR CLUB 


Hickory thick cut smoked bacon piled high with crisp iceberg lettuce and perfectly ripe juicy red tomatoes stacked on golden toast with plain or garlic mayo.


 


SHRIMP PO’ BOY 


Hand breaded shrimp fried to a golden perfection then piled on a hoagie roll with a tangy dressing, lettuce and tomato.. Its Mardi Gras every day in the Northwoods


 


GRILLED CHICKEN SANDWICH 


Marinated chicken breast grilled to a juicy perfection served on a toasted Ciabatta bun with romaine lettuce & tomato


 


 


 


 


HOMEMADE PIZZA


 All homemade 12” pizzas


 


CHEESE 


Perfectly spiced pizza sauce, loads of mozzarella and provolone cheese


 


Toppings


Pepperoni, Sausage, Onion, Green Pepper, Bacon, Banana peppers, Mushroom, Green Olive, Garlic


 


HAWAIIAN 


Pineapple and Canadian bacon


 


DELUXE 


All of our toppings piled high a real meal!


 


MEAT LOVERS 


Pepperoni, Canadian Bacon, Sausage and Hickory bacon


 


VEGGIE 


Onion, Green Pepper, Olive, Mushroom


 


MOOSE BREATH 


It’s good on Pizza too!  Caramelized onions and garlic


 


 


BBQ CHICKEN 


Tomato & BBQ sauce base, multi cheese blend, roasted chicken, bacon, red onion and topped with a sprinkle of cilantro