Monday, April 7, 2014

A sample of our blue plate specials

 Blue Plate Specials for the week of April 7th

Turkey pastrami on grilled rye and a side $8.50

 smoked salmon on toasted baguette with side salad $8.50

muffaletta on an italian roll with ham, swiss, lettuce tomato and a side $8.50

tomato/swiss/alfalfa sprout/  olive on wheat and side $7.95

 Quiche with 1 side and cornmeal muffin
(bacon cheddar or vegetable or southwest chicken ) $8.00
Spinach or Tomato pie with side and muffin $8.00

 soup of the day--- 3.95 cup 4.95 bowl with muffin
  split pea or vegetable

Southern Plenty creamy macaroni salad
Pickled beets and goat cheese
Broccoli salad                 waldorf slaw
chili         corn pudding           
squash casserole         7 grain salad     tuscany bean

The specials change daily so do check them out on facebook at Southern Plenty

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Our Menu 3/15/2014

  Southern Plenty Cafe
206 Main Street ,South Boston 434 575-7675
 sandwiches are priced individually or as a bagged lunch which includes a side and a cookie

                                                                                        sandwich       bagged
 The Bale Jumper-Homemade chicken or egg/bacon        6.25      7.75
    salad served with lettuce on multi grain bread.
2. English Blend - Seasoned to perfection pimento cheese 5.75       6.95                          
and served on a butter croissant.
3.The twin River - rare roast beef and cheddar with        6.25       7.75
   horseradish dukes mayo lettuce and tomato on country
   white bread.
4.The Main Street- Our special fajita chicken caesar with  6.25       7.75
   romaine lettuce on a pretzel roll.
5.The Burley Q- seasoned pulled pork bbq smothered in our 6.25       7.75
   purple cabbage black pepper coleslaw on a pretzel roll.
6.The Belly Tag- Our homemade meatloaf of the day        6.75        8.25
   smothered in mayo, onion relish, sweet mustard, thick
   tomato slice on wheat.
7.Down Town Po Boy- Boiled shrimp, applewood bacon,     675        8.25
   tomato, romaine lettuce and our secret chipolte sauce on
   a butter croissant.
8.The Low Lander- Sliced ham and brie with chutney,       6.50        7.95
    onion jam on country white bread.
9.The Kitchen Sink- Grilled  assorted vegetables of the    6.50       7.95
  day, tomato slice feta and onion jam on a croissant
10. Angus Burgers:
+ Big Boy-  mushrooms, onions, swiss,sour cream
+Cow boy-cheddar, green chili and chipolte sauce 
+Mamas boy- cheddar mayo lettuce tomato
+Sobo boy- chili, pimento cheese
+Blue boy- blue cheese , bacon
+Veggie boy- southwest flavor, sour cream, cheddar, red onion
All with lettuce, tomato and a side                  $7.95

            Want it heated, grilled or in a wrap? Just ask!

open Mon. - Thur. 10-4   Friday and Saturday 10-6

Sides -
Check out the case for our daily selections 1.50 each
Chips- 1.50

House Special   Sobo chili and muffin $5.25
Salads- served with a sweet cornbread muffin

Bright Leaf- baby mixed greens, candied spiced pecans, dried cranberries, purple onion, blue cheese and raspberry vinegrette. 6.25

Golden Leaf- baby mixed greens, tomato, kalamata olive, egg slices, bacon, blue cheese. 6.25

Southwest salad- baby mixed greens, pulled pork bbq, black beans, green chili, egg, tomato- 7.50
   (Add chicken, ham or egg salad or fahita chicken to any salad for 3.00)


southern plenty cafe also offers whole cakes and pies, quiches, fajitas, tarts, side dishes, special casseroles, fine wines, specialty groceries and fine cheeses. Pick up catering is also available as well as delivery on large special luncheon orders. call 434 575-7675 for more details
We are located at 206 Main Street old town South Boston, Va.

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Holiday Special Orders

Presenting Southern Plenty 
Holiday Special orders
 shrimp pate , smoked salmon brochette, chicken teriyaki skewers, german meatballs, spinach/ feta squares, puff pastry assorted tartlets, corn fritters, mini crab cakes, stuffed mushrooms, sausage balls, brown sugar bacon wrapped smoked sausages, low country shrimp.
layered vegetable terrine, vegetable kebobs, assorted salads, squash casserole, tomato pie, assorted quiches, sobo chili.
Main course
Butternut squash lasagna, vegetarian lasagna, chicken fried pork cutlets, cornmeal battered fish with tomato mint salsa, ham meatloaf, turkey meatloaf, meatloaf, baked salmon, crab cakes, pork roast and sauerkraut, goulash, bratwurst and purple apple cabbage
German chocolate cake 35, chocolate malted cake30, carrot cake25, orange sour cream cake30, soggy coconut cake25, chocolate bread pudding25, creme pies 15 (chocolate or coconut) caramel apple cake 25, cobbler 20-30, lemon meringue cake 25, ginger spice or chocolate chip with nuts or peanut butter oatmeal cookies 7 dz. assorted pies

Questions or to place an order call Mary at 434 7387088 or 5757675 and leave a message

Pick up a copy at the following GREAT shops..... McCollum Ferrell Famous Shoes, Toots Creek Antique Mall or 3 Women and No Truck all in Halifax County Virginia

Friday, May 25, 2012

Memorial Day Observed

This Saturday, Southern Plenty will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.... those who served, those who died and the families that are forever changed as a result of war. Here is one of my favorite photos of my Dad. He would have enjoyed Southern Plenty and our family of customers and friends. We will be open again next Tuesday at 10:00. See you then!

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Easter Sunflower Cake

Spring is in the air and with it comes thoughts of flowers as well as many Easter candies to decorate with like Peeps and marshmallow bananas. Here is a buttercream banana cake decorated with marshmallow bananas as the petals and chocolate chips as the center. Ill try and keep these in the shop till Easter. They are available to order for $25.00 while the banana petals are in stock. Or come by and join us for a slice and coffee.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Dessert First

As we transition from Winter to Spring at Southern Plenty, you will find an assortment of homey cold weather treats like Chocolate Croissant Bread Pudding and Pumpkin Chocolate Heath Bar Muffins or warm weather goodies like our own special Lemon Ginger Bars and Lemon or Lime Curd Tarts. Morning delights include our Candied Ginger Scones, Raspberry Jam Shortbread Bars or Fig Rum Cake. For the afternoon how about a chewy Caramel Pecan Chocolate Brownie or a big slice of Buttermilk Pie topped with whipped cream and maybe an espresso or latte to top things off. Outdoor seating is available as weather permits. See you soon at Southern Plenty. Check out our specials on Facebook!

Wednesday, March 7, 2012


One wonderful thing about having a business like Southern Plenty is the creative people who walk through the door. Amy Schiffer Eason and her son Zach as well as her daughter Hannah have become special friends of our. Besides being a great artist and mom, Amy has worked at Southern Plenty and is currently on leave for a little while. Click on her highlighted name and you can see some of the great art she has created.