The Grouse’s Nest

Hours of Operation:

The third restaurant in the Altoona Grand Hotel offers a more relaxed lounge area to enjoy an afternoon snack or fulfilling dinner.  The Grouse’s Nest has seven TVs and frequently hosts live entertainment, DJs, and comedy nights.  Whether your are staying with us for business or pleasure, The Grouse’s Nest has everything you need to unwind after a long day.  Check back for food and drink specials!  Open seven nights a week 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (Friday & Saturday 10:00 PM)

Drink service must be accompanied by a meal.  Food options available until bar close.

Something For Everyone – (Menu updated September 2020)


Mussels $9

These little ones pack a punch! Tossed in our own Secret Spicy Sauce.  Served with Focaccia bread.
***Choose your heat level – HotVery HotHand me that extinguisher please.

Mozzarella Sticks $5

Six golden beauties fried to perfection & served with our house made marinara.

Fried Zucchini $7

Panko breaded sliced Zucchini served with pomodoro sauce.

Lee’s Famous Cheesy Bread $6

A house favorite!  A fresh 12” round pie loaded with melted cheese.

Buffalo Cauliflower $6

Buffalo battered cauliflower that offers a kick & a punch!  Fried and served with house-made ranch dressing.

Pot Stickers $6

Six pot stickers served with Thai sweet chili sauce.

Loaded Fries $6

Garlic Parmesan, Baked Potato, or Buffalo Ranch

Jumbo Soft Pretzel Sticks $7

Served with mustard & our own house-made cheese sauce.


*Jumbo Chicken Wings (dozen or half) $13/ $7

Choose your favorite flavor!

Hot, Mild, Butter Garlic, Hot Garlic, Spicy BBQ

Try Lee’s famous Countryman Sauce. It will cost you $1 more, but you won’t mind!

Ranch or Bleu Cheese & celery add $0.50

Fresh, house-made Tomato Basil Bisque – $4 per cup

House-made Italian Wedding Soup – $4 per cup


Build Your Own Fresh Salads $8

A generous helping of fresh mixed greens& croutons – then choose 2 toppings and a dressing of your choice.

Topping choices: Walnuts, cranberries, tomato, red onion, cucumbers, bleu cheese crumbles,

feta, cheddar cheese, bacon, pepperoncini, or kalamata olives

Add French Fries for $2 more

Dressings: Bleu Cheese, 1000 Island, French, Greek Aegean

House-Made Dressings: Ranch, Italian, Champagne Vinaigrette, and Caesar

Extra toppings – Just $0.50 each

Add Meat: Chicken breast $3, sautéed shrimp $4, steak or salmon $5




Greek Salad $ 9

A generous serving of fresh mixed greens, feta, cucumber, and tomato.  Topped with Kalamata olives, pita triangles, and Aegean Greek dressing.




Sandwiches Served with Fries  | Substitute any side for only $2 more


Grand Italian Half $6.50 (or whole $12)

Hickory smoked ham, salami, pepperoni, provolone, lettuce, tomato, onion, mayo, and house-made Italian dressing.

Gourmet Grilled Cheese $8

A very tasty combo for the cheese lover! Provolone, Swiss, and Cheddar cheese melted between sour dough.

Grand Cheesesteak $10

Shaved sirloin, onions, peppers, and provolone cheese topped on a 10” sub roll.

Nest Cheeseburger $10

A generous 8 oz. burger patty served with cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickle chips.

Extra toppings $0.50 each | Bacon, Mushrooms, Onions, Jalapenos, Peppers

*Hot Sausage Patty Melt $10

A locally sourced spicy sausage patty topped with onions, peppers & provolone cheese on a 10” sub roll.

*Laurel Chicken Sandwich $9

A grilled chicken breast sandwich topped with lettuce, tomato, onion, and provolone cheese; drizzled with garlic mayo.

Pulled Pork Sandwich $10

A traditional BBQ pulled pork sandwich served with coleslaw.

* P I Z Z A *

Margherita Pizza $11

A 12” pie covered in red sauce, fresh mozzarella, tomato, and Chiffonade basil. A traditional crowd pleaser!

Build-Your-Own 12in Pizza $8

Start either red or white, with Mozzarella cheese.  Pick your extras just $0.50 each!

Toppings: Pepperoni, Hickory Smoked Ham, Sausage, Onions, Bell Pepper, Mushroom, Mild Pepper Rings, Jalapenos


Fish & Chips $12

Crispy parmesan and basil crusted Cod served with a side of potato wedges and coleslaw.  Tartar and cocktail sauce for dipping!

Seared Barramundi $16

A lightly seasoned 7oz Asian Sea Bass.  Paired with your choice of one side.

Salmon $18

An 8oz seasoned salmon filet.  Paired with your choice of one side.

The Grand Mussels Fettuccini Feast $15

A spicy dish featuring a generous portion of seasoned mussels served over fettuccini and our spicy, house-made secret sauce. ** Choose your heat level: hot, very hot, hand me the extinguisher.


Slow roasted Prime Rib every

Friday & Saturday night


Classic Chicken Alfredo $15

A grilled chicken breast served over fettuccini noodles and sautéed alfredo sauce.

Caprese Chicken $15

Grilled chicken breast, fresh mozzarella, and tomato served over Fettuccini noodles.  Tossed in Aglio e Olio and drizzled with Balsamic Glaze.

14oz Pork Chop $16

Large bone-in, juicy chop lightly seasoned and grilled to temp.  Paired with your choice of one side.

10oz. Sirloin Steak $15

Grilled to your desired temp and paired with your choice of one side.
 Add sautéed onion or mushroom$1


12 oz New York Strip $20

Large strip steak cooked to temp and paired with your choice of one side.


Side Choices: A La Carte – $3, Family Style – 4 for $10

Garlic Green Beans, Asparagus, Broccoli, Mashed Potato, French Fries, Baked Potato, Coleslaw or Side Salad

We continuously monitor recommendations from the CDC & Governor Wolf’s Office. As Blair County enters the green phase we will begin to open amenities if we feel it is safe to do so. If you have questions regarding a particular amenity during your stay, please call 814.946.1631. We look forward to welcoming you!