Sometimes you’re hungry but aren’t quite ready for a full meal. That’s a perfect time to check out the appetizer menu at Wobbly Boots Roadhouse in Clive. The only problem might be the fact that even our appetizers are practically a meal themselves! We do offer half-orders of some of them and they’re also great for sharing.
Another wonderful time to head to the appetizer menu at our BBQ restaurant in Des Moines is when you’re hosting a party. (Lots of those happening around the holidays!) A platter full of Wobbly Wings or Bacon Wrapped Shrimp is sure to please any hungry crowd. Here’s a closer look at the tasty treats from the appetizer section you can enjoy for a between-meal snack, a dinner starter, or to share with a bunch of friends.
Wobbly Boots Appetizers
Jumbo chicken wings coated in our house dry rub then slow-roasted over hickory, ensuring only the most flavorful, juiciest wings possible. Served plain or tossed in your choice of one of our signature sauces:
- Dijon Hot
- Jalapeno Garlic
- Chipotle Buffalo
- Habanero BBQ
- Jamaican Jerk
Hand-breaded fresh to order, a bountiful amount of all white chicken breast cut into strips and fried to golden crisp perfection. They are available plain or tossed with one of our wing sauces.
Ribbies & Wings
Two of our best dishes – 4 baby back ribs and 4 wings with your choice of sauce. A sample of each that leaves you wanting more!
Basket of Homemade Cornbread
A basket of delicious, made fresh cornbread muffins served warm with a side of honey butter.
Graziano Sausage Bites
Iowa’s own Graziano Italian sausage mixed with red peppers. cheddar cheese, and pepper jack cheese. We then hand-roll and add a light breading, then quick-fry them to golden perfection. Served with chipotle ranch.
Bacon Wrapped Shrimp
5 jumbo shrimp individually wrapped with our hickory-smoked bacon and grilled to perfection. These are served with a side of our own Jamaican jerk sauce.
Chips * Salsa * Queso
A platter of crispy tortilla chips accompanied by our salsa and homemade pepper jack queso.
BBQ Pork Nachos
A House Favorite!! A bed of crispy tortilla chips smothered in our homemade pepper jack queso and topped with our house-smoked pulled pork and legendary baked beans. The dish is finished with cheddar jack cheese, red onion, and tomatoes and served with a side of homemade salsa and sour cream.
A half-pound of pickle chips hand-breaded in our special seasoned flour and fried to a golden brown. Served with chipotle ranch.
A mountain of our fries smothered in homemade queso cheese sauce, topped with bacon, cheddar-jack cheese, and green onions. Served with a side of sour cream and jalapenos.
Famous Onion Rings
A heaping stack of thick-cut yellow onions bathed in buttermilk, then hand-breaded in our seasoned flour and fried to a golden brown. Served with chipotle ranch.
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
Our house blend of spinach, artichoke hearts, and three different kinds of cheese combined with our secret spice blend served bubbling hot with crispy pita chips.
Crab Stuffed Mushrooms
A bountiful blend of crab meat, cream cheese, cheddar-jack cheese, and special seasoning stuffed in large mushroom caps and baked to a golden brown topped with our five-cheese blend.
Wobbly Boots Sampler
Last, but certainly not least, a great sample of some of our best appetizers!! 4 Wobbly Wings – 4 Famous Onion Rings – 4 Bacon Wrapped Shrimp – 4 Baby Back Ribs. A mountain of food suitable for a BIG meal or for sharing!!
Even though we’re most famous for serving the best BBQ in Des Moines, our chefs know how to make quite a few amazing appetizers too! (Many of which contain some of that hickory-smoked goodness!)
Make it your goal to work your way through the entire appetizer menu at Wobbly Boots Roadhouse soon. If you can’t decide on a favorite after that, well, go ahead and make your way through it one more time to see if you can choose just one!