Carthay Circle Lounge

Carthay Circle Lounge is located on Buena Vista Street. The Lounge features elegant cocktails and has a brand new patio giving you some great views of Buena Vista Street. It is typically open from 11:30 am until park close.



Vietnamese Twice-cooked Beef Taco
With Fresh Pineapple-Mint Salsa
Queso Chorizo Fundido
Oaxaca Cheese, Blistered Tomato Salsa and Chips
Duck Confit Empanadas
California Chili Oaxaca Cheese, Jalapeno-Mint Salsa
Roasted Brussel Sprouts
Parmigiano-Reggiano Aioli
Artisan Selected Cheese Board
Seasonal Chutney Dried Fruit Crisps
Artichoke Pesto
with Garden Vegetable, Snap Peas, Garlic Naan


Garden Spring Roll
Hummus, Portobello Mushrooms, Red Peppers and Dragon Sauce
Adobo Chicken Roll
Green Papaya Slaw, Cashew Pear Sauce


Braised Wagyu Beef Sliders “Dip”
with Cabernet Jus and Horseradish Cream
Charred Cauliflower Steak
Hazelnuts, Capers, Golden Raisins, Mint, and Lemon
Carthay Italian Sausage Flatbread
Portobello Mushrooms, Broccoli Rapini Pesto, Parmesan Cheese


Coffee Kahlua Ice Cream Float
Vanilla Chantilly, Espresso Sprinkles

Kids’ Meals

Starter – Roasted Creamy Tomato Soup
Grilled American Cheese Sandwich
With Creamy Tomato Soup
Mini Hot Dogs
Wrapped with Puff Pastry
Crispy Mini Tacos
With Braised Chicken and Grated Cheese

Kids’ Desserts

Fresh Seasonal Berries
Vanilla Whipped Cream
Birthday Cake Push Pop


Aviation Cocktail
Plymouth Gin, Creme Yvette Violet Liqueur, Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, and fresh Lemon Juice, served up
Pimm’s Punch
Pimm’s No. 1 Liqueur, Plymouth Gin, Strawberry, and Lemonade served over Crushed Ice
Beefeater Gin, Campari, and Carpano Antica Sweet Vermouth served over Hard Cubed Ice
Ernest’s Daiquiri
Bacardi Superior Rum, Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, fresh Lime and Grapefruit Juice and Organic Agave Nectar, served up
Side Car
Hennessy V.S Cognac, Cointreau, fresh Lemon Juice, and Agave Nectar with a Lemon Peel and a Sugar Rim
Carthay Martini
classically prepared with Hendrick’s Gin or Double Cross Vodka, Lillet Blanc Dry Vermouth and Gourmet Blue Cheese Truffle Olives served with an Ice Sphere

The Golden Age

Carthay Manhattan
Bulleit Rye Small Batch American Whiskey, Carpano Antica Sweet Vermouth, Angostura Bitters, and Luxardo Gourmet Maraschino Cherries served with an Ice Sphere
Ginger Rogers
Plymouth Gin, Luxardo Apricot Liqueur, Moilly Prat Dry Vermouth, and a hint of fresh Lemon Juice, served up
The Derby
Bulleit Bourbon, fresh Grapefruit Juice, and Honey served up
Scotch Mist
Johnnie Walker Black Label Scotch with a Lemon Peel served over Crushed Ice, known to be Walt’s drink of choice
Tequila Daisy
Don Julio Reposado Tequila, Cointreau, Creme Yvette Violet Liqueur, fresh Lime Juice, Organic Agave Nectar, and Egg Whites, served up
Pisco Sour
Pisco Porton, fresh Lime Juice, Organic Agave Nectar, Angostura Bitters, and Egg Whites

An Ensemble Cast

Carthay Old Fashioned
Woodford Reserve Bourbon with Angostura and Orange Bitters, and a Luxardo Gourmet Maraschino Cherry served with an Ice Sphere
Sparkling Mare
Iron Horse Sparkling Wine, St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur, and Aperol Orange Aperitif
Bloody Mary
Hanson of Sonoma Habanero Organic Vodka, Bloody Mary Mix, Barbecue Bitters, and Dill Pickle Brine garnished with a locally grown Organic Dill Sprig and a dehydrated Horseradish-crusted Tomato Slice
Bourbon Crusta
Bulleit Bourbon, Cointreau, Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, and fresh Lemon Juice with a Lemon Peel and a Sugar Rim
Double Pear Martini
Double Cross and Absolute Pears Vodka, Pear Nectar, and fresh Lime Juice complemented with a marinated Baby Pear, served up
Classic Gin and Tonic
Hendrick’s Gin and Premium Tonic
Dill Gin and Tonic
Plymouth Gin, Premium Tonic, Zesty Deli Dill Pickle Brine, locally grown Organic Dill, and Lemon Peel
Botanical Gin and Tonic
Hendrick’s Gin, Premium Tonic, Star Anise, Cardamom, and Mint
Carthay Club Mojito
Bacardi Superior Rum, Organic Mint, fresh Lime Juice and Oganic Agave Nectar topped with locally sourced Purified Sparkling Water served over Crushed Ice

Curtain Call

Irish Coffee
Jameson Irish Whiskey, hot Coffee and two Sugar Cubes topped with a frothy Cream
Vintage Coffee
Baileys Irish Cream, Tuaca and a splash of hot Coffee served in a Snifter Glass with a stick of Cinnamon
B-52 Coffee
Grand Marnier, Kahlua, Baileys Irish Cream, and hot Coffee topped with Whipped Cream
Brandy Alexander
Brandy, Dark Creme de Cacao, Cream, and Nutmeg, chilled and served up

Buena Vista Brews – Draft

California Craft Flight
three 6 oz samplings
Racer 5 IPA
(7.0% ABV) American IPA, Bear Republic, Healdsburg
Ace Hard Cider Seasonal Selection
(5.0%-6.9% ABV) Cider, Ace, Sebastopol

Buena Vista Brews – Bottles

Lagunitas Pils
(6.2% ABV) Czech-Style Pilsner, Lagunitas, Petaluma
(7.6% ABV) Golden Ale, North Coast, Fort Bragg
Red Trolley Ale
(5.8% ABV) Irish Red Ale, Karl Strauss, San Diego
Double Barrel Ale
(5.0% ABV) British Pale Ale, Firestone Walker, Paso Robles
ACME Pale Ale
(5.0% ABV) California Pale Ale, North Coast, Fort Bragg
Hopageddon Imperial IPA
(9.2% ABV) Imperial IPA, Napa Smith, Vallejo
8 Ball Stout
(6.2% ABV) English Oatmeal Stout, Lost Coast, Eureka

The Bright Lights – White Wines

Sparkling, Banfi Rosa Regale, Brachetto d’Acqui, Piedmont
Sparkling, Iron Horse Fairy Tale, Cuvee Brut, Green Valley
Sparkling, Astoria Prosecco, Venice, Italy
Riesling, Dr. Loosen, Dr. L, Mosel, Germany
Pinot Grigio, Placido, Veneto Italy
Rose, Champs de Provence, Cotes de Provence, France
Sauvignon Blanc, Bella Grace, Amador County
Sauvignon Blanc, Wither Hills, Marlborough, New Zealand
Albarino, Pazo Barrantes, Rias Baixas, Spain
Viognier, Zaca Mesa Estate Grown, Santa Ynez Valley
Chenin Blanc, Marc Bredif, Vouvray, Loire
Chardonnay, Three Sticks Durell Vineyard, Sonoma Coast
Chardonnay, Sea Slope, Sonoma Coast
Pinot Gris, Bearitage, Lodi California

The Red Carpet – Red Wines

Pinot Noir, Ano Verde, Santa Barbara
Pinot Noir, Argyle, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Merlot, Flora Springs, Napa Valley
Kita’ Spe’y, Santa Ynez Valley, California
Syrah, Alexander Valley Vineyards, Sonoma County
Zinfandel, Ridge Three Valleys, Sonoma County
Cabernet Sauvignon, Jackson Estate, Alexander Valley, Sonoma County
Cabernet Sauvignon, Sebastiani, Sonoma County
Cabernet Sauvignon, Groth, Napa Valley

Matinee Features

California Wine Country Sodas
Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, or Rose, All Natural and Non-alcoholic, sweetened only with the Juice of California Varietal Grapes
Rose Petal Soda
locally sourced Purified Sparkling Water flavored with delicate Rose Essence and garnished with an edible Sugar-glazed Organic Rose Petal
Wildberry Lemonade
All-Natural Lemonade with flavors of Blackberry, Strawberry, Raspberry, and Blueberry with a spritz of Purified Sparkling Water, topped with Wildberry Fruit Foam
Twin Bill
a classic combination of natural Lemonade and Iced Tea lightly sweetened with Organic Agave Nectar
Shirley Temple
Sprite with Grenadine and Maraschino Cherries
Roy Rogers
Coca-Cola with Grenadine and Maraschino Cherries
Aqua Panna 750 mL
San Pellegrino 1 L
Assorted Fountain Beverages
Carthay Signature Blend Press Pot Coffee
Alto Mayo Protected Forest Coffee Roasted by Joffrey’s Coffee
Iced Tea
Hot Cocoa

Last Updated: June 2019

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