LUNCH MENU STARTERS - 2 COURSES AND A DRINK - £8.95
Classic Italian starter, parma ham with buffalo mozzarella
Polpete Al.l Napolentana
Meatballs cooked in tomato and basil sauce
Fungi All Aglio
Sautéed Mushrooms in white wine and garlic with toasted home-made bread.
Plain, cheese or tomato
MAIN MENU STARTERS - ZUPPE
Soup of the day - £4.25
Minestrone - £4.25
Italian vegetable soup.
LUNCH MENU MAINS - 2 COURSES AND A DRINK - £8.95
Penne Alla Contandina
Pasta with chicken, mushrooms and peas in a white wine and cheese sauce
Penne Arrabbiata (V)
Pasta in a spicy tomato, chilli and garlic sauce.
Spaghetti in a cream sauce with ham and egg yolk
Tomato and mozzarella.
Pizza Prosciutto e Funghi
Tomato, Mozzarella, Ham & Mushroom
Fried Pizza with parma ham on top
MAIN MENU - STUZZICHINI
Insalata Caprese - £5.45
Mozzarella, tomato and basil salad.
Affetato Misto - £7.20
Slies of Parma ham, Milano salami, Napoli salami, deep fried goats cheese, cherry mozzarella, sun-dried tomatoes and rocket salad
Proscuitto Caprese - £6.65
Classic Italian starter, Parma ham with buffalo mozzarella
Misto di Verdure Grigliate - £4.90
Char grilled aubergines, courgettes and peppers marinated in olive oil, garlic and mint served with cherry mozzarella
Polpette All Napoletana - £4.90
Meatballs cooked in tomato sauce and basil
Salsiccia e Spinaci - £5.15
Tuscan sausage with sauteed spinach, garlic and a touch of chili
Ribs - £5.80
Short pork ribs in barbecue sauce
Fungi All' Aglio - £4.95
Sauteed mushrooms in white wine and garlic with toasted home-made bread
Melanzane Parmigiana V - £5.40
Baked, sliced aubergines with parmesan and tomato sauce.
Trio di Fritto - £6.65
Deep-fried squid, prawns and whitebait served with tartar sauce.
Calamari - £4.25
Deep fried squid
Gamberoni Alla Luciana - £5.70
Tiger prawns in a tomato sauce with a dash of cream with chilli
Sardine Grigliate - £4.75
Char-grilled sardines with balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil
Cozze Mariniere - £5.50
Mussels in a cream and white wine sauce
MAIN MENU - PRIMI PIATTI
Spaghetti Al Pomodoro - £5.50
Pasta with tomato sauce, garlic and fresh basil slightly spiced
Spaghetti Bologneese - £6.25
A classic traditional Italian pasta
Spaghetti Gamberoni e Vongole - £7.20
Spaghetti which claims, king prawns, tomato sauce and touch of cream
Spaghetti Carbonara - £5.50
Spaghetti in cream bacon and egg yolks
Spaghetti Con Polpette - £6.25
Spaghetti in tomato sauce with home-made beef meetballs
Penne Alla Contadina - £5.50
Penna Alla Romana - £5.50
Pasta with Pancetta and tomato sauce served with shaved Parmesan
Penne Arrabiata (V) - £5.50
Pasta in a spicy tomato, chilli and garlic sauce
Pasta Alla Norma (V) - £5.50
Pasta rigatoni with aubergines, tomato sauce with garlic and fresh basil topped with Pecorino cheese
Lasagna Casereccia - £5.50
Layers of pasta with slow cooked bolognese sauce and bechamel, mozzarella and parmesan cheese
Risotto Al Funghi Porchini (V) - £6.25
Arborio rice with wild mushrooms cooked in a white wine and cream sauce
Ravioli Lobster - £6.80
In tomato sauce, dash of cream, prawns and red peppercorn
Ravioli Crab - £6.50
In tomato sauce and touch of chilli
Ravioli Salmone - £6.50
Ravioli Pesce Spada - £6.50
Sword fish with cherry tomato and courgette
Ravioli Beef - £6.50
In tomato sauce
Ravioli Ricotaa e Spinaci (V) - £6.40
In butter sage
Ravioli Goat Cheese (V) - £6.40
MAIN MENU PIZZA - HAND SHAPED 5' PIZZA'S
Pizza Margherita (V) - £4.90
Tomato and Mozzarella
Pizza Proscuitto e Funghi - £5.70
Tomato, mozzarella, tuna, mussels, clams, prawns and anchovies
Pizza 4 Stagioni - £6.20
Tomato, mozzarella, mushrooms, peppers, salami, olives and artichokes
Pizza Arrabiata - £5.50
Tomato, mozzarella, spicy sausage, onion and chilli
Pizza Calzone - £6.20
Folded pizza filled with chicken and spinach topped with tomato sauce
Pizza Vegetariana (V) - £5.90
Tomato, mozzarella, char-grilled Mediterranean vegetables, goats cheese and rocket
Pizza Fritta - £5.50
Fried pizza with parma ham on top.
Pizza Langolo - £6.50
Goats cheese pancetta spinach
White Pizza Caprese - £6.20
Buffalo mozzarella, cherry tomato and oregano
MAIN MENU - CARNI
Filetto Al Pepe - £8.70
4.5oz, 28 days hung fillet steak in a creamy brandy and green peppercorn sauce
Filetto Alla Diane - £9.20
4.5oz, 28 days hung fillet in French mustard, onion, mushrooms, cream, white wine and brandy sauce.
Filetto Al Burro e Salvia - £8.70
4.5oz, hung fillet steak cooked in butter and sage.
Pollo Alla Milanese - £7.10
Chicken breast fried in breadcrumbs.
Vitello Al Limone - £7.80
Veal cooked in butter and lemon.
Vitello Alla Milanese - £7.80
Veal fried in breadcrumbs.
Vitello Saltinbocca Alla Romana - £7.80
Veal with ham cooked in white wine and sage.
SIDE ORDERS - CONTORNI
Italian Bread - £2.65
Olives and Bread - £3.25
With balsamic vinegar.
Bruschetta Alla Romana - £3.50
Toasted home-made ciabatta bread with chopped tomatoes and garlic
Select from Plain, Cheese or Tomato - £3.25
Cheese & Tomato - £3.45
Focaccia - £3.25
Flat-bread with rosemary and sea-salt
French Fries - £2.50
Saute Potato - £2.65
Saute Potato Al Bacon - £2.90
With bacon, onion and rosemary
Spinaci - £3.10
Spinach in garlic oil, chilli and a touch of Worcester sauce
Rocket Salad - £3.50
With parmesan shavings and cherry tomatoes
Insalata Mista - £2.80
Mixed salad leaves with cherry tomatoes
Insalata di Pomoderi e Cipolla - £2.95
Sliced beef tomatoes and onions
Zucchine Fritte - £3.10
Fried courgette stick
Chardonnay Victoria - £21.00
Pale yellow in colour with an elegant bouquet reminiscent of orange blossom. Fruit and lingering on the palate.
Verdicchio Fazi Battaglia - £23.50
Pale straw colour with jade hues. Intense bouquet of peach, apple, roses, characteristic of the noble Verdicchio grape. Refreshing, sapid, with a pleasant bitter almond finish.
Soave Classico Santi - £23.50
Soave Montrefortte is pale in colour, has a well defined bouquet of elderflower and a well-balanced taste of fruits, liquorice and toasted hazelnuts.
Frascati Monte Porzio - £23.50
A lightly golden, which is elegant on nose, fresh and fruity. Dry on the palate with a refreshing acidity, light in body and intensity. It tastes floral and soft with apples and slight bitterness.
Pinot Grigio Toresella - £23.50
Pale straw yellow in colour, dry, smooth, harmonious and fresh characteristic and delicate fruity scent.
Orvieto Amabile Bigi - £24.50
A clear, bright, golden yellow wine. It has a strong bouquet of wild flowers, honey and musk a hint of bitter almonds. Sweet, very soft but fresh and lively on the palate, it has a balanced flavour with delightful after-taste of ripe fruit.
Gavi di Gavi Batasiolo - £28.00
This elegant, fine wine is made from Corstese grapes grown in the the specific area of the village Gavi. It stands out for it straw-yellow colour with greenish highlight, and a white flower bouquet. Well bodied, fresh and dry, it is inviting, harmonious taste with a finish of reminiscent of bitter almonds. It has won numerous awards and medals for it's distinctive and sophisticated taste which makes this wine and ideal accompaniment to refined dishes.
Vermentino Calasole - £30.50
This wine has a brilliant straw yellow colour, and a bouquet of flowers, which spicy notes. It is full flavoured and fresh with citrus hints and almond notes.
Fiano del Salento Altemura - £31.50/p>
The flavour of this Fiano is elegant with floral and citrus notes. On the palate is very long and balanced, with slightly almondy finish.
Greco di Tufo Mastroberardino - £32.00
Straw yellow colour with a fruity bouquet with notes of citrus, peach and pair. Smooth and elegant on the palatte, full-bodied with a mineral aftertaste.
Sauvignon del Collio Pighin - £32.00
This wine is straw yellow in colour with green-golden nuances, the bouquet is intense but smooth with scent of green pepper and sage, dry to the palate with an excellent body and lingering aftertaste.
Pinot Grigio Collio - £32.00
Made from Pinot Grigio grapes from vineyards in the Collio area. This wine is brilliant straw yellow in colour with amber nuances, the bouquet harmonious with hints of banana and toasted coffee. Fresh, dry and long lasting...
Insolia Principi di Butera - £34.50
Nutty and round, with plump tropical fruit on the nose and palate. Apple, melon and spice flavours work well together, while the almond-packed finish is on the mark..
A "MUST FROM ANOTHER COUNTRY
Sancerre, Roland Tissier - £38.50
France: Brillant very pale straw colour with a light greenish tinge and watery hue. The nose displays good intensity with aromas of herbaceous grassy gooseberry, citrus, lime and mineral. The palate delivers plenty of flavour whilst still possessing Sancerre's leaner mouth feed. Gooseberry, mineral and citrus flavours with a dry flinty finish. Aftertaste of gooseberry, citrus and flinty mineral.
Chateauneuf Du Pape, Chemin de Papes - £36.00
France: A very deep garnet red wine which is dry, rich and full bodied with a bouquet of small red berries and space.
Chablis Premier Cru Domaine Quinson - £42.00
France: A dry white wine, very clear pure nose, with white peaches and sence of harmony. It's dense and concentrated on the palate, with an impressive volume of fruit and the expected excellent length.
Pinot Grigio Blush Corte Martina - £19.50
Pale salmon pink in colour with copper reflections. Refined and fresh bouquet with a light scent of fruit. One the palate this
wine has freshening burst of strawberry.
Pinot Grigio Rose Torresella - £21.50
The grapes are harvested during September then destemmed crushed and left to a brief cold maceration ti bring out the primary aromas. The faint pinkish hue tends towards light copper. Fresh delicate aromas that open in the glass and an excellent balance between mellow fruit and fresh acidity on the palate.
Lacrima Rosa Mastroberardino - £26.50
Deep pink in colour with a delicate and fruity bouquet with notes of white peach, peony, honey, raspberry, plum, minerals and
SPARKLING WINE & CHAMPAGNE
Prosecco Special Cuvee - £24.50
Prosecco Maschio - £26.50
Costaripa Brut Metode Classico - £34.00
House Champagne - £37.00
House Champagne Rose - £41.00
Moet Et Chandon - £49.00
Taittinger - £61.50
Veuve Cliquot Brut - £65.50
Laurent Perrier Rose - £78.00
Merlot Torresella - £21.50
A ruby red wine of good full body. It has a slightly herbaceous taste and scent. Vinous, with hints of raspberry when young.
Cannonau Altanera - £23.50
A red wine with an intense ruby red colour, a rich ethereal fragrance by ripe, red fruit. Its taste is very soft, warm and dry, alcoholic and fruity with the right blend of tannin.
Montepulciano d'Abruzzo - £24.50
Bright, lively ruby-red colour. Ample and remarkably complex, with vinous and characteristic tones. Dry, full bodies, appealingly soft and rounded with a fine and harmonious balance.
Chianti Reserva Terre - £24.50
The bouquet is broad and persistent with evident notes of violet and plum. The taste is harmoniously dry, with a pleasant fullness and outstanding balance of body and structure. It has great power and an elegant texture.
Barbera d'Alba Batasiolo - £26.70
Made from Barbera grapes grown on the hills around the town of Alba, this deep ruby red wine has a vinous, vigorous, lingering nose and a dry, full-bodied taste.
Ripasso Valpolicella Superiore - £28.50
Ample and remarkably complex, with vinous tines and well defined scenets of chrries against a tenuous background of chocolate. Dry on the palate with a fine and harmonious balance, great strength and sturdy body. The after taste is persistent and delectably.
Primitivo Sasseo Altemura - £29.50
% 100 Primitivo aged for 12 months if French Oak barrels with a further refining period in bottle. Dark ruby red with intense notes of plums, wild-berry jam and sweet spices. On the palate is warm and enveloping with hints or ripe red fruits.
Negroamaro Altemura - £31.00
With a dark ruby red colour, this wine is full and intense with notes of cherries, ripe red fruit, jam and a light spicy sweetness with a scent of coffee and cacao.
Refosco Aquileia Ca'Bolani - £31.50
% 100 Refosco aged for 6 months in Salvonian oak barrels. Well-balanced and full-bodies it has very good length on the palate. The bouquet is fresh with scents of wild berries, flowers and spices.
Rosso Di Montalcino Banfi - £42.50
Intense ruby with violet reflections, intense, fresh and fruity on the nose with a typical varietal characteristics of violet, cherry and plum. Gentle and soft on the palate, with surprising length.
Barolo Batasiolo - £49.50
Barolo is distinguished by its ruby-red colour and by a marked tannin content which gradually gives way through a skin-full maturing in wood to a soft, velvety, delicate flavour.
Amarone Montresor - £62.00
Deep ruby red colour with pomegranate reflections. Ethereal nose with notes of peach blossoms, violet, raspberry and mint. On the palate it is intense, refined: it displays full body and smoothness, with clear notes of dried grapes.
Amarone della Valpolicella Santi - £64.00
Dark red but bright in colour: strong, intense bouquet with prevailing notes of dried grapes and dried plums with more subtle hints of spices. Warm flavour, full and powerful, austere with an elegant after-taste of peach kernels and of toasted almonds which lingers for a long time in the mouth.
Brunello Di Montalcino Banfi - £68.00
% 100 Sangiovese grapes. Intense ruby red in colour. Elegant on nose with hints of herbs and aromatic spices and flavours of cherry. Soft and harmonic on the palate, full-bodied with a long lasting finish.
A "MUST" FROM ANOTHER COUNTRY
Chateau Musar - £59.50
Lebanon: Concentrated plum and blackberry fruit, hints of fig, prune, distinct liquorice and spice. Firm but fine tannins, good acidity and body, vibrant and fresh with streaks of cedar and cinnamon. Long Finish.
LISTA DEI VIVI
Falanghia: Our House White - £16.95
100% Falanghia Grapes. A pale yellow wine with fruity notes on the nose. A very fresh and pleasant wine.
Aglianico: Our House Red - £16.95
An intense ruby red wine. On the nose we find hints of fruit, in particular red berries. To taste it is well-rounded with notes ripe grapes and cherries.
BY THE GLASS (175ml)
Falanghina: Our House White - £4.25
Aglianico: Our House Red - £4.25
Prosecco Special Cuvee - £6.50
Champagne - £9.25
Champage Rose - £10.75
WHITES BY THE GLASS
Chardonnay Victoria - £5.70
Soave Classico Santi - £6.30
Pinot Grigio Torresella - £6.30
Vermentino Calasole - £8.10
REDS BY THE GLASS
Merlot Torresella - £5.70
Montepulciano D'Abruzzo - £6.30
Chianti Riserva Tree - £6.50
Berbera D'Alba Batasiolo - £7.10
LUNCH MENU DRINKS - 2 COURSES AND A DRINK - £8.95
Glass of House White or Red (175ml)
Please see the wine list for full selection
A NOTE ABOUT OUR WINE LIST
Each wine has been hand selected from a range of importers. We believe these offers a fantastic accompaniment to the food we serve. If you would like any help in selecting a wine to go with your meal please ask our waiting staff whom will be more than happy to offer advice.