The Den is an inviting, art-filled industrial chic bistro within the the historic GoggleWorks Center For The Arts building in downtown Reading, PA. Delicious and creative food selections—modern interpretations of classic dishes as well as a few signature salads and sandwiches—complement our award winning craft beers and cocktails made with small-batch PA spirits.

HOURS //

Sunday: 9am-3pm
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Saturday: 9am-8pm

*Closed: Christmas, Easter and Thanksgiving

Full Menu

EARLY RISERS //

FRESH FRUIT $1.5
An assortment of fresh fruit; bananas, apples, and oranges.

AVOCADO TOAST $6.
Ripe avocados, hints of garlic, olive oil, lemon juice, sea salt, cracked pepper, parmesan cheese, and crushed red pepper flakes on whole grain toast.

ASSORTED PASTRIES $3.
A rotating assortment of fresh danishes, muffins, cookies, croissants, and pastries.

 

APPETIZERS // 

WHITE BEAN HUMMUS BOARD $8.
House-made hummus, feta cheese spread, kalamata olives, cucumbers, and tomatoes; served on toasted garlic flat bread and finished with scallions.

BEER BATTERED BRUSSEL SPROUTS $7.
Golden brown beer battered brussel sprouts drizzled with a pomegranate balsamic reduction and served with chili lime ranch dipping sauce.

SPINACH & ARTICHOKE DIP $9.
Creamy spinach and artichoke dip topped with parmesan cheese; served with crostini and sriracha lime salsa.

CHARCUTERIE BOARD $10.
Artisan cheeses and cured cooked meats, served with toasted garlic flat bread, kalamata olives, gherkins house-made mustard, and maple glazed walnuts.

HOP FRIES $5.5
Potato fries dusted with our house-made garlic seasoning and shaved hop flowers; served with balsamic garlic aioli dipping sauce.

 

SALADS //

PROTEINS: Grilled Salmon or Chicken +3. | Grilled Shrimp +4. DRESSINGS: White Balsamic, Ranch, Chili Lime Ranch, Chunky Bleu Cheese, Caesar, Greek Vinaigrette, Lemon Vinaigrette

BLT PASTA SALAD 9.00
Rotini spiral pasta, romaine lettuce, bacon, and cherry tomatoes mixed in a house-made ranch dressing.

HOPPY QUINOA CHICKPEA SALAD $8.5
Quinoa, chickpeas, shaved hop flowers, red onions, cucumbers, and goat cheese over a bed of arugula and spinach mix tossed in a lemon vinaigrette.

DOC’S GREEK SALAD $8.5
Romain lettuce, kalamata olives, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, feta, and banana peppers tossed in a house-made Greek vinaigrette.

GOGGLEWORKS CAESAR SALAD $5.5
Romain lettuce heart, croutons, and shaved Parmesan cheese, with a drizzle of Caesar dressing.

SLY FOX SALAD $6.
Romaine lettuce with cucumbers, tomatoes, carrots, cucumbers, and croutons. Served with your choice of dressings.

 

COMBINATIONS // 

SOUP & SALAD $9.
Our Soup of the Day paired with one our signature salads; Caesar, Greek, or Sly Fox Salads.

1/2 SANDWICH & SOUP $11.
Build your own 1/2 sandwich and pair it with our Soup of the Day.

1/2 SANDWICH & SALAD $11.
Build your own 1/2 sandwich and pair it with either our Caesar, Sly Fox, or Greek Salads.

 

SANDWICHES // 

THE WILLSON & CO. $9.
Hummus and feta cheese, artichoke hearts, cucumber slices, and roasted red peppers on a whole grain roll and served with chips and a pickle.

The 1871 $10.
Pickled radishes, roasted red bell peppers, herb goat cheese spread, avocado slices, lettuce, and red onions on sourdough bread and served with chips and a pickle.

THE ALBIE $9.5
Sliced smoked turkey, thinly sliced cucumbers, alfalfa sprouts, spicy avocado spread, and swiss cheese with cracked pepper on toasted focaccia and served with chips and a pickle.

10th & PENN $10.
Combination seasoned roasted pork, sliced ham, melted swiss cheese, yellow mustard, and slicked dill pickles and served with chips and a pickle.

SCHUYLKILL CANAL $9.5
House-made chicken waldorf salad – chicken, walnuts, grapes, celery, and red delicious apples, with provolone cheese and spring mix lettuce in a flour wrap and served with chips and a pickle.

FINNEY’S FORD $9.5
Grilled chicken, chili lime ranch, sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, and feta cheese in a sun-dried tomato wrap and served with chips and a pickle.

• Build Your Own •
EXTRAS: $1. each for additional meats, cheeses, and avocado

HALF SANDWICH $5.99
Build your own sandwich with a choice of breads, spreads, cheeses, veggies, and meats. You pick it… we’ll build it. All sandwiches are served with either pickles and chips or our house fries.

FULL SANDWICH $8.99
Build your own sandwich with a choice of breads, spreads, cheeses, veggies, and meats. You pick it… we’ll build it. All sandwiches are served with either pickles and chips or our house fries.

 

DRINKS //

Artisanal coffee drinks, sodas, as well as a fully stocked bar including craft beers, listed here.

Drinks, including beer, wine, and cocktails can be taken anywhere on campus, including the Boscov Film Theatre! Ask about a safe container when you order at the bar.