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Idle Hour(617) 1464 Hancock Street Quincy, MA


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Grilled Asparagus $12 v

pepita granola, mint yogurt, cured egg yolk

Candy Striped Beets $12 v gf

beet green dressing, mascerated strawberries & rhubarb, fresh herbs

Fried Pickles $9 v

honey dill dipping sauce

Salmon Tartare $15

smoked soy, wasabi, cucumber, jalapeno, chips

Mozzarella Sticks $13 v

cajun risotto, remoulade

Grilled Wings $15 gf

house spicy wing sauce, buttermilk aioli drizzle

Carnitas Tacos $11 gf

salsa verde, tamarind pickled onion, cojita, cilantro

Grilled Baby Bok Choy $10 v

gochugan vinaigrette, grilled onion, black sesame

Burrata $15

grilled semolina cake, green garlic jam

It’s OK to Be Selfish

Southern Fried Pork Chops* $26

cheddar grits, sea island red peas, red eye gravy

Hanger Steak* $33 gf

grilled, fries, asparagus, green garlic chimichurri

Faroe Island Salmon $26

roasted, ginger & rhubarb chutney, local peas salad, grilled caulini, tahini dressing

Ricotta Gnocchi $22 v

house made pasta, first of the season English peas,  roasted red bell pepper, light garlic cream sauce, parmesan, pea tendrils

Ward's Farm Salad $15 v/gf

red spinach, mustard greens, raw shaved asparagus, French breakfast radish, yuzu vinaigrette, 

add blackened chicken breast $7, grilled salmon $11 or hanger steak $15

Spring Salad 8/$15 v

sugar & snow peas, mesclun, watermelon radish, crunchy granola clusters, white miso green garlic dressing 

add blackened chicken breast $7, grilled salmon $11, hanger steak $15


House Burger* $16

beef patty, cheddar, lettuce, pickles, special sauce, house everything bun

put and egg on it $2

add bacon $3

stack the patties $6/ea

Cajun Veggie Burger $14 v

house made veggie patty, lettuce, pickles, buttermilk aioli, house everything bun


Nightingale Small Batch Ice Cream Sandwich $6

Classic – chocolate brownie with vanilla bean ice cream

Chocolate Blackout – chocolate brownie, chocolate ice cream, chocolate cake pieces, chocolate frosting swirl

Cookie Monster – chocolate chip cookie, cookies and cream ice cream

Our menu changes with the season, and is subject to change without notice.

[gf]= Gluten Free [V] = Vegetarian *Consuming raw or undercooked meats increases the risk of food borne illness. Before placing your order, please inform your server if a person in your party has a food allergy.

Cocktails $11

Hot Boy Summer

ghost tequila, watermelon, lime, pinch of salt

New Normal Nate

bourbon, vermouth, amaro, absinthe, orange bitters

Karen Will Hate this

vodka, elderflower, grapefruit, peychaud’s, soda

BYE Felicia!

vodka, lemon, peach, orange drink, splash of insurrection 

Tell Me I'm Pretty

 Gray Whale gin, campari, passion fruit, lemon

Macho Man

tequila, grenadine, dry vermouth, dry curaçao 

Simply The Zest

rhubarb gin, lemon cordial, soda 

Dirty Bird

mezcal, campari, pineapple, lime

Caribou Lou

dark rum, overproof rum, coconut liqueur, pineapple, lime, cherry

Bottles / Cans

Tecate $5

Allagash River Trip Whit* $9

CBC Remain in Light Lager $7

Downeast Pineapple Cider $8

Untold I was promised Unicorns IPA* $9

Great North IPA $7

Great North Tie Die Pale Ale $6

Lawson's Sip of Sunshine IPA* $10

Mast Lander Dash IPA* $10

Devil's Purse Kolsch* $9

Lord Hobo Freebird Pale Ale $6

Mast Landing All The Way Up Sour * $11

Bent Water Brewing Premium Lager* $9

Nightshift Gold & Delicious Cider* $9

Athletic Brewing Free Wave NA $7



Wandering Soul Young Mouse Belgian Ale $9

Bent Water Endless White Ale $9

Medusa Lola IPA $9

Maine Beer Co. Lunch IPA $11

Widowmaker Brewing Widowlager $7

Wine 11 glass / 35 bottle

Sauvignon Blanc


zesty, citrus, and mineral driven

Pinot Grigio

Barone Fini

crisp, clean, white fruit aromas

Pinot Noir


sweet red fruits, rich, fruity and lush with spice notes

Cabernet Sauvignon


deep ruby color, complex nose of dark fruits, vanilla and toast

Brut Cava


fresh clean citrus, mineral aroma with toasty bread notes


AVA Grace Vineyards

fresh, crisp dry style, flavors of apricot and honeysuckle, balanced acidity

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