House Cured and Hand Crafted
915 Main Street
Martinez, CA 94553
Salumi, pasta, sauces and sausages are all made in-house by Chef and her staff
Special Events 2014
925-323-2177 all events are by pre-sale or resevation only
Acquiesce Winery at The Compass Star in Martinez
April 27, 2014
4:00 pm and 7:00 pm seatings
4:00 pm seating is sold out
Quenelle of Cod and Scallop Sausage
Delicately poached fish sausage in a light Lobster sauce
Duck Confit w Frisee and Goat Cheese
Organic Marin Sun Farms duck legs, cured and slow poached in their own fat,
served with mild goat cheese and frisee in a hazelnut oil and black pepper vinaigrette
Boudin Blanc with roasted potatoes
Light chicken and pork sausage flavored with lavender and thyme,
served warm with roasted potatoes and citrus butter
Braised rabbit with lentils
Loin of rabbit wrapped with rabbit rib rack slow roasted and served
with lentils gently spiced with garlic, white pepper and fresh herbs
Dessert of pistachio creme brulee with pistachio fennel nougat
To make a reservation
please call 925-323-2177
May 11, 2014
We are open from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm
Monday Thru Friday
Thursday and Friday 5:00 to 9:30
Saturday 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm
915 Main Street,
Martinez, CA 94523
What we do!
Chef Rachael is a charcutier, a chef that specializes in Medieval food preservation techniques such as dry curing meat, pickling and making sausages. We use local ingredients when possible including Alhambra Valley Beef and Pears, Beetdown Pharms farm raised chicken eggs, Marin Sun Farms meats and local wines and produce.
Our House Made Products
Every meat on our menu is hand made by Chef Rachael and Staff. We cure, smoke, dry age, pickle and otherwise lovingly tend to every meat/fish/fowl you eat at the Compass Star.
Our Evening Service
We serve hand crafted small plates from local ingredients and local wines and beers, plus a prix fix and wine pairings
Our coffee is locally roasted by John Weaver of Wild Card Roasters. John was master roaster for Pete's Coffee before launchingWild Card Roasters in San Rafael.
Try our Espresso with house made Beignet!
Contact us today!