Chef Marshall Bishop
Owner of the ONLY Certified Organic Restaurant in the Central Valley
Merced is privileged to have someone with this knowledge and dream, Bishops Cafe Sol is cutting edge, contemporary, and modern with a sophisticated cuisine.
Marshall Bishop born and raised in Merced, prepared for his career by attending the famous California Culinary Academy’s Le Cordon Bleu in San Francisco.
Upon graduation he continued to gain experience and the love of excellent food by working in the well known four star kitchens of Aqua, Farallon, Rubicon, Masa’s and Gary Danko, just voted the “Best Restaurant in America” by the prestigious Zagat Survey Group, and winner of the Mobil Five Star award for six consecutive years.
Ivy, the Front House Manager is constantly creating beverages that can be combined with a meal or be enjoyed by themselves. They offer organic coffee, mixed coffee drinks, espressos and smoothies. They also have delicious creamy Italian Gelato and many home made desserts. There is a large selection of microbrews and wines, including organic sulfur free options. When you discover your favorites you can purchase them by the bottle to be enjoyed at home as well.
At Cafe Sol, Chef Marshall Bishop offers a variety of gourmet sandwiches for lunch and a seasonal menu for dinner in small plate’s fashion. He believes in the health benefits of organics and takes pride in serving his customers with fresh produce, by supporting these local Organic Farmers:
Natural range fed Lamb from Sorenson Farm in Merced
Lettuce and leafy greens by Old’s Family Farms in Le Grand
Organic fruit and vegetables in season from T & D Willey Farms
Organic eggs from Ron Dinsmors
Organic turkey form Diestel Family Turkey Ranch
Bread from Word of Mouth Bakery in Modesto
Organic coffee from Clayton Coffee in Modesto
Organic beef from Painted Hills Natural Beef
For a unique dining experience you are invited to
Bishop’s Cafe Sol Valentine’s Day Dinner
Oysters & Creamed Spinach Veloute
Glazed Oysters, Bloomfield Farms Spinach, Wasabi Creme Friache
Organic Red Oak Lettuce
House Dried Cranberries, Candied Walnuts, Seasonal Fixens & a Fruity Balsamic Vinaigrette
Painted Hills all Natural Beef, King Trumpet Mushrooms, Yukon Gold Potato Gratin, Cassis Glazed Shallots, Stilton Butter
Selection of Farm House & Artisan Cheeses
Fresh Fruit Preserves, Truffle Butter, House Baked Bread
Long Stem Chocolate Dipped Strawberries, Champagne Foam
Call for your reservation
(209) 726 – 6262
This wonderful community restaurant also offers banquet & catering services.
A perfect place to dine and relax in an atmosphere that you will find no where else!
Bishops Cafe Sole
3361 North G Street
Inside El Portal Plaza
Merced, Ca 95340
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