As of June 2015, the lunch and dinner menu at Cracker Barrel features main dishes such as sugar-cured ham, fried chicken tenderloins, grilled chicken tenderloins, grilled pork chops and a half-pound hamburger steak. The restaurant also serves a variety of salads, desserts, side dishes and breakfast items.
The Sunrise Sampler and Fresh Start Sampler are two of the meals featured on Cracker Barrel's breakfast menu. The Sunrise Sampler includes two eggs, hashbrown casserole, grits, fried apples, buttermilk biscuits and small portions of bacon, smoked sausage and ham. The Fresh Start Sampler also includes two eggs, but it comes with low-fat yogurt topped with dried fruit and granola, a blueberry or apple-bran muffin, and the customer's choice of turkey bacon, thick-sliced bacon, smoked sausage patties or turkey sausage patties.
Traditional side dishes offered at lunch and dinner include mashed potatoes, steak fries, corn, green beans and coleslaw. The chain also serves fried okra, macaroni and cheese, hashbrown casserole, turnip greens and dumplings. Salad options include the fried chicken salad, country chef salad and grilled chicken salad, all of which have fresh salad greens, Colby cheese and deviled eggs.
Baked apple dumplings, fruit cobbler and frozen mug sundaes are featured on the dessert menu. The frozen mug sundaes come with a choice of strawberry, caramel, hot fudge, blackberry or chocolate topping. In addition to soft drinks, Cracker Barrel also serves coffee, fruit juices, old-fashioned lemonade, apple cider, hot chocolate and milk.