THE PONY ROOM

The Pony Room at Rancho Valencia is a favorite among locals and resort guests alike. In addition to a wide selection of locally brewed craft beers and 100 variations of tequila, our Rancho Santa Fe bar also serves one of the area’s most impressive collections of high-end wines and hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind signature cocktails.

RESERVATIONS

HOURS OF OPERATIONS

Breakfast 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Lunch 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dinner 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

MENUS

Valencia Specialties

Baja Machaca Burrito

Shredded Beef Short Rib • Free-Range Eggs • Diced Potatoes • Sautéed Peppers and Onions • Cilantro Crema

$24
Belgian Waffle icon-vegetarian

Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream • 100% Maple Syrup

$21
Build-Your-Own Omelet/Scramble

Cheddar Jack or Goat Cheese Tomato • Bell Pepper • Onion • Spinach • Mushroom • Asparagus • Bacon • Turkey Bacon • Sausage

$25 (Add Lobster) $39
Classic Eggs Benedict

Hollandaise • Grilled Asparagus Spears (Add Lobster) $39

$27 (Add Lobster) $39
Signature Lemon Soufflé Pancakes or Buttermilk Pancakes icon-vegetarian

100% Maple Syrup • Powdered Sugar • Fresh Berries

$23
Avocado Toast icon-vegetarian

Poached Eggs • Sea Salt • Cilantro • Red Onion • Citrus • Squaw Bread

$23
Valencia Breakfast

Two Eggs • Herb-Roasted Potatoes • Choice of Breakfast Meats Toast, Homemade Preserves

$25
Seasonal Oatmeal icon-vegan

Seasonal Fruit • Cinnamon • Maple Syrup • Flax Seed • Local Walnuts

$19
Huevos Rancheros icon-gluten

Two Eggs Over-Easy • Black Beans • Bacon • Crispy Corn Tortilla Salsa • Guacamole • Cheese • Sour Cream

$27
Norwegian Smoked Salmon icon-vegetarian

Poppy Seed Bagel • Cream Cheese • Capers • Red Onions • Tomatoes

$25
Turkey Bacon & Avocado Omelet

Served with a Side of Chopped Pineapple, Bananas, Walnuts, & Blueberries • Toast

$26
Corned Beef Hash

Diced Potato • Sautéed Peppers & Onions • Poached Eggs

$27
Sweet Treat icon-vegetarian

RV Cinnamon Roll Baked in Cast Iron • Sweet Confectioner’s Glaze

$14

RV Plant-Based Breakfast Bowls

Brown Rice Porridge icon-vegan icon-gluten

Almond Butter • Shaved Almonds • Blueberries • Bee Pollen • Coconut • Honey

$19
Chia Seed Pudding icon-vegan icon-gluten

Açaí Purée • Chino Farms Berries • Local Citrus • Sunflower Seeds

$19
Açaí Breakfast Bowl icon-vegan icon-gluten

Strawberries • Bananas • RV Granola

$21

Sides

Smoked Bacon icon-gluten

$9
Turkey Bacon icon-gluten

$9
Pork Sausage icon-gluten

$9
Assorted Breakfast Cereals icon-vegetarian

$12
Country Ham icon-gluten

$9
Chicken Apple Sausage icon-gluten

$9
Herb-Roasted Potatoes icon-gluten

$9
Seasonal Fruit Cup icon-vegan icon-gluten

$9
Assorted Toasts

$7
Assorted Bagels

$7
English Muffin

$7
Gluten-Free Bread icon-gluten

$7

Slow Juices | Smoothies | Sips

ABC Juice icon-vegan icon-gluten

Apples • Beets • Cucumbers

$13
RV Bloody Mary

Vodka • Tomato Juice • Spices

$16
Sunrise Smoothie icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Bananas • Strawberries • Honey • Yogurt

$13
Valencia Smoothie

Chocolate • Bananas • Peanut Butter • Whey Protein

$13
Vitalizing Shot

Ginger • Apple • Cayenne • Apple Cider Vinegar

$10
Wellness Journey Juice icon-vegan icon-gluten

Apples • Kale • Celery

$13

Breakfast Favorites

Baja California Machaca & Egg Burrito

Salsa Molcajete • Avocado • Lime Cilantro Crema

$24
Brandt Beef Bacon Breakfast Torta

Farm Egg • Refried Beans • Pepperjack • Salsa Fresca• Guacamole • Telera Roll • Breakfast Potatoes

$25
Build-Your-Own Omelet/Scramble

Cheddar Jack or Goat Cheese Tomato • Bell Pepper • Onion • Spinach • Mushroom • Asparagus • Bacon • Turkey Bacon • Sausage

$25 (Add Lobster) $39
Housemade Chorizo Breakfast Tacos

Queso Fresco • Crispy Potato • Housemade Roja and Verde Salsas • Avocado • Pickled Onion

$23
RV Breakfast Flatbread

Applewood-Smoked Bacon • Free Range Eggs • Emmenthal & Gruyere Cheese

$26
Classic Eggs Benedict

Hollandaise • Grilled Asparagus Spears (Add Lobster) $39

$27 (Add Lobster) $39
Açaí Breakfast Bowl icon-vegan icon-gluten

Strawberries • Bananas • RV Granola

$21
Signature Lemon Soufflé Pancakes or Buttermilk Pancakes icon-vegetarian

100% Maple Syrup • Powdered Sugar • Fresh Berries

$23
Avocado Toast icon-vegetarian

Poached Eggs • Sea Salt • Cilantro • Red Onion • Citrus • Squaw Bread

$23
Huevos Rancheros icon-gluten

Two Eggs Over-Easy • Black Beans • Bacon • Crispy Corn Tortilla Salsa • Guacamole • Cheese • Sour Cream

$27
Sweet Treat icon-vegetarian

RV Cinnamon Roll Baked in Cast Iron • Sweet Confectioner’s Glaze

$14

Salads

Seafood Louie Salad icon-gluten

Shrimp • Lobster • Bacon • Hard Boiled Egg • Louie Dressing

$39
Classic Caesar Salad

Romaine Lettuce • Parmesan Cheese • Croutons • Classic Dressing Add Chicken $7 • Add Shrimp $13 • Add Salmon $15 • Add White Anchovy $3

$19
Rare-Seared Herb-Crusted Ahi Tuna Niçoise Salad icon-gluten

French Green Beans • Grape Tomatoes • Capers • Roasted Potatoes • Balsamic Vinaigrette

$29
Scarborough Kale & King Salmon Salad icon-gluten

Organic Chopped Kale • Laura Chenel’s Goat Cheese • Tomatoes • Carrots • Pine Nuts • Avocados • Red Wine Vinaigrette

$36

Sandwiches & More

French Dip Sandwich

Sliced Brandt Prime Rib • Au Jus • Provolone Cheese • Horseradish Cream • Caramelized Onions • Toasted Hoagie Roll • Kennebec Fries or Housemade Chips

$29
The Rancho Brunch Burger

Brandt Beef • Crispy Pancetta • Fried Farm Egg • Bearnaise • “The Sauce” • Housemade Pickle • Kennebec Fries • Black Truffle Aïoli

$28
The Crispy Chicken Sandwich

Iceburg Lettuce • House Ranch • Shaved Onion • Tomatoes

$26
Wedge of Quiche Lorraine

Applewood-Smoked Bacon • Free-Range Eggs • Emmental & Gruyère Cheeses • Served with Cup of Soup or House Salad

$25

Sides

Smoked Bacon icon-gluten

$9
Turkey Bacon icon-gluten

$9
Pork Sausage icon-gluten

$9
Assorted Breakfast Cereals icon-vegetarian

$12
Country Ham icon-gluten

$9
Chicken Apple Sausage icon-gluten

$9
Herb-Roasted Potatoes icon-gluten

$9
Seasonal Fruit Cup icon-vegan icon-gluten

$9
Assorted Toasts

$7
Assorted Bagels

$7
English Muffin

$7
Gluten-Free Bread icon-gluten

$7

Slow Juices, Smoothies, & Sips

RV Bloody Mary

Vodka • Tomato Juice • Spices

$16
Sunrise Smoothie icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Bananas • Strawberries • Honey • Yogurt

$13
Valencia Protein Smoothie icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Chocolate • Bananas • Peanut Butter • Whey Protein

$13
Vitalizing Shot

Ginger • Apple • Cayenne • Apple Cider Vinegar

$10
Wellness Journey Juice icon-vegan icon-gluten

Apples • Kale • Celery

$13

Starters

Brandt Beef Sliders

“The Sauce” • Crispy Onion • Béarnaise • Bacon

$23
Classic Ceviche icon-gluten

White Fish • Avocado • Cilantro • Lime • Onion • Cucumber • Corn Tortilla Chips

$26
Daily Soup

Cup $12 • Bowl $18
House-Made Guacamole icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Warm House Tortilla Chips • Salsa Fresca • Salsa Molcajete

$19
RV Ahi Poke

Avocado • Sesame Seeds • Ginger • Soy • Cucumbers • Crispy Wontons Wakame • Seaweed Salad • Sambal Aïoli

$27
Housemade Guacamole icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Warm House Tortilla Chips • Salsa Fresca • Salsa Molcajete

$19
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail icon-gluten

Housemade Cocktail Sauce • Avocado Salad • Lemon

$25
Mexican Spiced Edamame icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Fresh Steamed Edamame • Ancho Chili Powder • Cumin • Coriander

$9

Salads

Classic Caesar Salad icon-vegetarian

Romaine Lettuce • Parmesan • Croutons • Classic Dressing Add White Anchovy $3

$19
Grilled Skirt Steak & Arugula Salad

Charred Corn • Crispy Onions • Point Reyes Blue Cheese • Edamame • Sweet Chili Vinaigrette

$30
Seafood Louie Salad icon-gluten

Shrimp • Lobster • Bacon • Hard Boiled Egg • Louie Dressing

$39
Toasted Quinoa & Vegetable Salad icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Butter Lettuce • Cranberries • Roasted Vegetables • Sonoma Goat Cheese Roasted Tomato & Sherry Vinaigrette

$25
Rare-Seared Herb-Crusted Ahi Tuna Niçoise Salad icon-gluten

French Green Beans • Grape Tomatoes • Capers • Roasted Potatoes • Balsamic Vinaigrette

$29
Julian Apple Salad icon-gluten

Walnuts • Goat Cheese • Raisins • Apple Cider Vinaigrette

$19
Scarborough Kale & King Salmon Salad icon-gluten

Organic Chopped Kale • Laura Chenel’s Goat Cheese • Tomatoes • Carrots • Pine Nuts • Avocados • Red Wine Vinaigrette

$36
Greek Salad icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Romaine Hearts • Heirloom Tomatoes • Red Onions • Cucumbers • Feta • Pepperoncinis • Red Wine Vinaigrette

$19
RV Cobb Salad "Chop Chop" icon-gluten

Romaine Lettuce • Blue Cheese • Bacon • Grilled Chicken • Tomatoes • Hardboiled Egg • Avocados • Balsamic Vinaigrette

$26
ADD CHICKEN $7 ADD SHRIMP $13 ADD SALMON $15 ADD TOFU $5

RV Lunch Trio

Lobster Salad Wrap

Bibb Lettuce • Avocado • Tomato • Bacon • Lemon Herb Aïoli

$39
Oven-Roasted Turkey Panini

Havarti • Avocados • Tomatoes • Smoked Bacon • Toasted Multi-Grain • Garlic Aïoli • Served with Cup of Soup or House Salad

$24
Wedge of Quiche Lorraine

Applewood-Smoked Bacon • Free-Range Eggs • Emmental & Gruyère Cheeses • Served with Cup of Soup or House Salad

$25

Build-Your-Own-Bowl

BYOB Bowl icon-vegan icon-gluten

$24
Pick Your Grain

Brown Rice • Cauliflower Rice • Quinoa

Pick Your Green

Shredded Romaine • Spinach • Cabbage • Chopped Kale

Pick Your Veg

Steamed Broccoli • Steamed Zucchini • Asparagus • Sweet Potato • Snap Peas • Avocado

Pick Your Protein

Chicken • Salmon • Shrimp • Tofu • Poke

Pick Your Sauce

Guacamole • Pico de Gallo • Hummus • Teriyaki • Tamari • Lemon

Sandwiches & More

French Dip Sandwich

Sliced Brandt Prime Rib • Au Jus • Provolone Cheese • Horseradish Cream • Caramelized Onions • Toasted Hoagie Roll • Kennebec Fries or Housemade Chips

$29
RV Turkey Club Sandwich

Turkey Breast • Applewood-Smoked Bacon • Avocados • Dijon Mustard • Aïoli • Bibb Lettuce • Heirloom Tomatoes • Sourdough Bread • Kennebec Fries or Housemade Chips

$24
The Crispy Chicken Sandwich

Iceburg Lettuce • House Ranch • Shaved Onion • Tomatoes

$26
Daily Market Fish icon-gluten

Vegetable Succotash • RV Garden Herb & Citrus • Herb-Roasted Baby Potatoes

$31
The Rancho Burger

Brandt Beef • Crispy Pancetta • Lettuce • Tomatoes • “The Sauce” • Housemade Pickle • Choice of Kennebec Fries or Onion Rings • Black Truffle Aïoli

$28
Tuna and Avocado Lettuce Cups icon-gluten

Albacore Tuna Salad • Fresh Avocados • Red Wine Vinaigrette • Butter Lettuce • Opal Basil

$24
Grilled Fish Tacos icon-gluten

Avocado Crema • Shredded Cabbage • Pico de Gallo • Corn • Tortillas Spanish Rice & Black Beans

$27
Lobster Tacos icon-gluten

Shredded Cabbage • Guajillo Aïoli • Corn Tortillas • Avocados • Spanish Rice & Black Beans

$39

From the Field

Fire-Roasted Cauliflower icon-vegan icon-gluten

Olive Pesto Salad • Caper & Mustard Oil • Onions

$19
Wedge Salad

Baby Iceberg • Point Reyes Blue Cheese • Grape Tomatoes • Crispy Onions • Chopped Bacon • Blue Cheese Dressing

$19
Classic Caesar Salad

Romaine Lettuce • Parmesan Cheese • Croutons • Classic Dressing Add Chicken $7 • Add Shrimp $13 • Add Salmon $15 • Add White Anchovy $3

$19
ADD CHICKEN $7 ADD SHRIMP $13 ADD SALMON $15 ADD TOFU $5

From the Sea

Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail icon-gluten

Housemade Cocktail Sauce • Avocado Salad • Lemon

$25
Grilled Fish Tacos icon-gluten

Avocado Crema • Shredded Cabbage • Pico de Gallo • Corn • Tortillas Spanish Rice & Black Beans

$27
Lobster Tacos icon-gluten

Shredded Cabbage • Guajillo Aïoli • Corn Tortillas • Avocados • Spanish Rice & Black Beans

$39

From the Land

Brandt Beef Sliders

“The Sauce” • Crispy Onion • Béarnaise • Bacon

$23
Buffalo Popcorn Chicken Bites

Blue Cheese • Cabbage Slaw • RV Buffalo Glaze

$21
Bacon-Wrapped Dates icon-gluten

Point Reyes Blue Cheese-Stuffed Dates • Applewood-Smoked Bacon • Blood Orange Glaze

$19
Carne Asada Tacos icon-gluten

Grilled Scallions • Cotija • Tomatillo Salsa Verde • Corn Tortillas

$29

From the Hearth

Sausage & Pepperoni

Chive • Mozzarella Cheese • Chili Flakes

$25
Margherita icon-vegetarian

Garden Basil • Tomatoes • Buffalo Mozzarella • Parmesan

$23

From the Field

Beets & Burrata icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Hazelnuts • Berries • Avocado • Berry Balsamic Reduction

$19
Black Kale Winter Green Salad icon-vegetarian

Local Citrus • Pecorino • Crispy Garlic Crumble • Barley • Shaved Fennel • Bagna Cauda

$22
Wedge Salad

Baby Iceberg • Point Reyes Blue Cheese • Grape Tomatoes • Crispy Onions • Chopped Bacon • Blue Cheese Dressing

$19
Classic Caesar Salad

Romaine Lettuce • Parmesan Cheese • Croutons • Classic Dressing Add Chicken $7 • Add Shrimp $13 • Add Salmon $15 • Add White Anchovy $3

$19
Julian Apple Salad icon-gluten

Walnuts • Goat Cheese • Raisins • Apple Cider Vinaigrette

$19
Scarborough Kale Salad icon-gluten

Organic Chopped Kale • Laura Chenel’s Goat Cheese • Tomatoes • Carrots • Pine Nuts • Avocados • Red Wine Vinaigrette

$21

From the Farm

Chino Squash icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Lavendar Thyme Ricotta • Peanut Salsa Macha • Whey Dulce de Leche

$23
Crispy Brussel Sprouts & Bacon icon-gluten

Shallots • Balsamic • Shaved Parmesan

$19
Fire-Roasted Cauliflower icon-vegan icon-gluten

Olive Pesto Salad • Caper & Mustard Oil • Onions

$19
Maple Roasted Mushrooms icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Chantrelle Creme • Foraged Mushrooms • Slow Poached • Egg Minus 8 Maple Verjus

$21
Mexican-Spiced Edamame icon-vegan icon-gluten

Fresh Steamed Edamame • Ancho Chili Powder • Cumin • Coriander

$9
Wood-Roasted Sweet Potato icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Grass-Fed Butter • Rosemary Pecan Crumble

$18

From the Sea

Classic Ceviche icon-gluten

White Fish • Avocado • Cilantro • Lime • Onion • Cucumber • Corn Tortilla Chips

$26
Oysters on the Half Shell icon-gluten

Aguachile • Fermented Hot Sauce • Fresh Lime

$5 Each $25 ½ Dozen $46 One Dozen
RV Ahi Poke

Avocado • Sesame Seeds • Ginger • Soy • Cucumbers • Crispy Wontons Wakame • Seaweed Salad • Sambal Aïoli

$27
Swordfish Bites icon-gluten

Swordfish Skewers • Sweet Chili Dipping Sauce • Tzatziki • Tartar Sauce

$27
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail icon-gluten

Housemade Cocktail Sauce • Avocado Salad • Lemon

$25
Hawaiian Kanpachi Crudo

Fresh Jalapeño • House Ponzu • Furikake

$26

Pony Classics

Brandt Beef Sliders

“The Sauce” • Crispy Onion • Béarnaise • Bacon

$23
House-Made Guacamole icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Warm House Tortilla Chips • Salsa Fresca • Salsa Molcajete

$19
Lobster Nachos

Jack & Cheddar Cheeses • Avocado & Corn Salsa • Roasted Poblano • Guajillo Aïoli • Shredded Romaine

$41
New Zealand Lamb Lollipops icon-gluten

Mustard Glaze • Tzatziki

$29
Sweet Potato Fries icon-vegetarian icon-gluten

Black Garlic Aïoli • Yellow Heirloom Tomato Ketchup

$14
Buffalo Popcorn Chicken Bites

Blue Cheese • Cabbage Slaw • RV Buffalo Glaze

$21
Bacon-Wrapped Dates icon-gluten

Point Reyes Blue Cheese-Stuffed Dates • Applewood-Smoked Bacon • Blood Orange Glaze

$19

Serious Plates

Mary's Chicken Parmesan

Crispy Chicken Breast • Melted Mozzarella • Roasted Garlic Tomato Sauce • Housemade Pasta

$37
Rv Duck Confit

Crispy Duck Leg • Winter Spiced Mole • Sweet Potato Gnudi • Local Squash

$49
Spiny Lobster Ravioli

Saraspe Seafoods Lobster • 5 Cheese Ravioli • Foraged Mushroom • Crispy Artichoke

$61
Crispy Skin Salmon icon-gluten

Asparagus • Trio of Quinoa • Hollandaise

$39
Brandt Beef Steak Frites

10 oz. Filet Mignon • Bearnaise • Kennebec Fries

$63
Miso-Crusted Sea Bass

Vegetable Fried Rice • Bibb Lettuce • Crispy Wonton •Shredded Carrots Pickled Onion • Shredded Radish

$43
The Rancho Burger

Brandt Beef • Crispy Pancetta • Lettuce • Tomatoes • “The Sauce” • Housemade Pickle • Choice of Kennebec Fries or Onion Rings • Black Truffle Aïoli

$28

Baja Street Plates

Grilled Fish Tacos icon-gluten

Avocado Crema • Shredded Cabbage • Pico de Gallo • Corn Tortillas

$27
RV Squash Blossom Quesadilla icon-vegetarian

Garden Grown Squash Blossoms • Queso Fresco • Homemade Sourdough Tortilla • Salsa Verde

$18
Lobster Tacos icon-gluten

Shredded Cabbage • Guajillo Aïoli • Corn Tortillas • Avocado

$39
Carne Asada Tacos icon-gluten

Grilled Scallions • Cotija • Tomatillo Salsa Verde • Corn Tortillas

$29
À La Carte

Black Beans $7 Spanish Rice $7

Fresh Berries & Whipped Cream

Messy Hot Fudge Sundae

Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, Hot Fudge Sundae, Butterscotch Sauce, Peanuts

Pony Cake

Caramel Sauce, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Six-Layer Carrot Cake

Cream Cheese Frosting, Candied Walnuts

Warm Caramelized Apple Crisp

Brown Sugar Streusel, Caramel Sauce, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Warm Sticky Bun

Caramel-Glazed Pecans, Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

Signature Pony Churros

Warm Chocolate • Butterscotch Sauce

$15
Crème Brûlée

Vanilla Bean • Petite Cookie

$15
The H&J Cookie Sundae

Warm Chocolate Chip Cookie • Vanilla Ice Cream • Brandy Cherries • Caramel Sauce • Whipped Cream

$15
Giant Cookie

Chocolate Chip • Peanut Butter • Oatmeal Raisin • Snickerdoodle • Triple Chocolate • White Chocolate Macadamia Nut

$8

Weekly Dinner Specials

Monday | Dover Sole Meunière

Grilled Asparagus • Heirloom Potatoes • Brown Butter • Lemon

$59
Tuesday | Cross Creek Ranch Wagyu

Truffle Mac & Cheese • Shaved Brussels Salad

$MP
Wednesday | Spiny Lobster Ravioli

Local Lobster Tail • Crispy Artichokes • Perigord Truffle

$61
Thursday | Famous Fried Chicken & Biscuit

Steamed Broccoli • Mashed Potatoes & Gravy

$37
Friday | Pony Room Fish & Chips

Steak Fries • Malt Vinegar • Tartar Sauce

$35
Saturday | Brandt Prime Rib

Popover • Steamed Asparagus • Mashed Potatoes • Au Jus

$49
Sunday | Turkey Bolognese

Shelton Farms Turkey • Fresh Pasta • Parmesan Reggiano

$33
RANCHO VALENCIA GIFT CARDS
Share the gift of Rancho Valencia. Whether it's dinner at The Pony Room, a romantic stay or a soothing spa treatment, it's the perfect gift for any occasion.