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American House-97

About American House Wood Fired Pizza

At American House Wood Fired Pizza we marry the freshest ingredients, an authentic Marra Forni wood fired brick pizza oven, and decades of culinary experience to make the perfect Neopolitan-style pizza.

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Wood Fired Pizzas

Wood Fired Pizza

  • Box of Rain

    • 16

    san marzano tomato sauce, seven cheese blend – mozzarella, muenster, provolone, goat, feta, fontina, grana padano

  • I Need A Miracle

    • 15

    san marzano tomato sauce, grana padano, fresh mozzarella, basil, olive oil

  • Ripple

    • 17

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, grana padano, pepperoni

  • Friend Of The Devil

    • 17

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, grana padano, fennel sausage, roasted onion, basil 

  • Estimated Prophet

    • 16

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, goat cheese, castelvetrano and kalamata olive, garlic, calabrian chile, olive oil, charred tomato

  • Big Boss Man

    • 18

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, grana padano, meatballs, basil

  • The Other One

    • 17

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, fontina, red onion, ham, mushroom  

  • Cosmic Charlie

    • 17

    parmesan cream, mozzarella, mushroom, rosemary, goat cheese, pine nut, arugula, truffle oil

  • Jack Straw

    • 16

    parmesan cream, mozzarella, fontina, fingerling potato, bacon, scallion, spicy sour cream

  • Franklins Tower

    • 16

    basil pesto, mozzarella, grana padano, chicken, tomato, spinach

  • Dessert Pizza

    • 12

    nutella, toasted marshmallow fluff, cocoa crumbs, caramel sauce 

Appetizers

Appetizers

  • Dirty Fries

    • 11

    bacon, scallion, grana padano, truffle aioli 

  • Meatballs

    • 12

    beef and pork meatballs, marinara, grana padano

  • Garlic Cheese Bread

    • 12

    garlic herb butter, mozzarella, pecorino romano, marinara 

  • Warm Olives

    • 12

    garlic, feta, calabrian chile, tomato, spanish chorizo, baguette

Salad/Soup

Salad

  • Arugula

    • 11

    parmesan, pine nuts, lemon vinaigrette 

  • Caesar

    • 14

    crisp romaine lettuce, herb crouton, radiatori pasta, parmesan, caesar dressing 

  • Mediterranean

    • 15

    romaine lettuce, roasted pepper, red onion, olive, pepperoncini, tomato, chickpea, feta, crouton, green goddess dressing

Pasta

Entrée

Sandwich/Entrée

  • Crispy Chicken Parmesan

    • 18

    fresh mozzarella, marinara, on ciabatta served with fries 

  • Shaved Ribeye Grilled Cheese

    • 19

    aged cheddar, on sourdough with a side of roasted onion horseradish sauce, served with fries   

  • Smoked Turkey Grilled Cheese

    • 17

    havarti, red onion, honey mustard, on sourdough, served with fries 

  • Vegetarian

    • 15

    feta scallion cream cheese, roasted pepper, arugula, red onion, olives, tomato, on ciabatta, served with fries

  • House Burger

    • 17

    8oz burger, special sauce, bacon, aged cheddar, pickle, served with fries 

  • Michael P’s Crispy Black Bean Burger

    • 15

    double stacked black bean patties, chipotle aioli, roasted red onion, olive salad, fresh mozzarella, served with fries

  • Panko Crusted Haddock

    • 23

    french fries, herb rémoulade

  • Bucatini Pasta

    • 24

    meatballs, marinara, grana padano, basil 

Sides

Sides

  • Caesar Side Salad

    • 8
  • Blackened Chicken Breast

    • 7
  • Blackened Shrimp

    • 7
  • Crispy Chicken Tenders

    • 7
  • French Fries

    • 5
  • Baguette and Butter

    • 3
  • Marinara

    • 1.50
  • House Ranch

    • 1.50

Wood Fired Pizzas

Wood Fired Pizza

  • Box of Rain

    • 16

    san marzano tomato sauce, seven cheese blend – mozzarella, muenster, provolone, goat, feta, fontina, grana padano

  • I Need A Miracle

    • 15

    san marzano tomato sauce, grana padano, fresh mozzarella, basil, olive oil

  • Ripple

    • 17

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, grana padano, pepperoni

  • Friend Of The Devil

    • 17

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, grana padano, fennel sausage, roasted onion, basil 

  • Estimated Prophet

    • 16

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, goat cheese, castelvetrano and kalamata olive, garlic, calabrian chile, olive oil, charred tomato

  • Big Boss Man

    • 18

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, grana padano, meatballs, basil

  • The Other One

    • 17

    san marzano tomato sauce, mozzarella, fontina, red onion, ham, mushroom  

  • Cosmic Charlie

    • 17

    parmesan cream, mozzarella, mushroom, rosemary, goat cheese, pine nut, arugula, truffle oil

  • Jack Straw

    • 16

    parmesan cream, mozzarella, fontina, fingerling potato, bacon, scallion, spicy sour cream

  • Franklins Tower

    • 16

    basil pesto, mozzarella, grana padano, chicken, tomato, spinach

  • Dessert Pizza

    • 12

    nutella, toasted marshmallow fluff, cocoa crumbs, caramel sauce 

Salad

Panini

Carry out Lunch. 11:30 to 2:30.

(231) 264-6062

Wood Fired Pizzas

Salad/Soup

Salad

  • Arugula

    • 11

    parmesan, pine nuts, lemon vinaigrette 

  • Caesar

    • 14

    crisp romaine lettuce, herb crouton, radiatori pasta, parmesan, caesar dressing 

  • Mediterranean

    • 15

    romaine lettuce, roasted pepper, red onion, olive, pepperoncini, tomato, chickpea, feta, crouton, green goddess dressing

Appetizers

Dine-In Appetizers

  • Dirty Fries

    • 11

    bacon, scallion, grana padano, truffle aioli 

  • Warm Olives

    • 12

    garlic, feta, calabrian chile, tomato, spanish chorizo, baguette

  • Meatballs

    • 12

    beef and pork meatballs, marinara, grana padano

  • Papas Bravas

    • 10

    creamy fried potatoes, smokey chorizo, onion, cilantro, grana padano, salsa verde aioli

  • Crispy Brussel Sprouts

    • 8

    bacon onion jam, cider vinegar aioli, pecorino romano

  • Baked Jumbo Lump Crab

    • 20

    white cheddar, sherry cream, baguette

Pasta

Dine-In Pasta

  • Pappardelle

    • 20

    fennel sausage, caramelized onions, mushrooms, walnuts, cream, pecorino romano

Entrée

Dine-In Entrée

  • Crispy Chicken Parmesan

    • 18

    fresh mozzarella, marinara, on ciabatta served with fries 

  • Panko Crusted Haddock

    • 23

    french fries, herb rémoulade

  • Shrimp and Grits

    • 25

    organic stone ground grits, shrimp, charred onions, corn, brussels sprouts, tasso ham

  • House Burger

    • 17

    8oz burger, special sauce, bacon, aged cheddar, pickle, served with fries 

  • Michael P’s Crispy Black Bean Chipotle Burger

    • 14

    double stacked black bean chipotle patties, grilled onions, muenster cheese, roasted tomato and jalapeño mayo, tomatillo salsa served with fries

  • Charcuterie Board

    house selection of meats, cheeses, bread, fruit and condiments (ask your server for todays selection)

Sides

Sides

  • Caesar Side Salad

    • 8
  • Blackened Chicken Breast

    • 7
  • Blackened Shrimp

    • 7
  • Crispy Chicken Tenders

    • 7
  • French Fries

    • 5
  • Baguette and Butter

    • 3
  • Marinara

    • 1.50
  • House Ranch

    • 1.50

Meet Our Executive Chef: Michael Peterson

American House Wood Fired Pizza is owned by Michael Peterson, a native of the area. Michael attended the world’s premier culinary college, The Culinary Institute of America, and trained in Paris at Le Grenadine. Michael has brought the finest dining experiences to Northern Michigan through his restaurants including Spencer Creek, Lulu’s Bistro and Siren Hall.

Executive Chef Michael Peterson of American House Wood Fired Pizza in Elk Rapids, Michigan

Open for Dinner 4 to 8 Tuesday – Saturday Dine In and Carryout.  Phone lines open at 3:30 to schedule your carryout order.
(231) 264-6062