Dinner Menu

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Burrata

$ 15

Burrata is an Italian cheese made from fresh mozzarella and cream. The outside shell is solid Mozzarella, while the inside contains fresh mozzarella and cream giving it an unusual, soft, creamy texture. Served on a bed of organic greens, with brown Heirloom tomatoes and roasted walnuts, finished with a Balsemic reduction and E.V.O.O.

Speck & Parmigiano Salad

$ 12

Speck (smoked prosciutto), over organic mixed greens. Finished with shaved Parmigiano Reggiano cheese  Dressed with Imported olive oil and aged Balsamic vinegar.

Goat Cheese Salad

$ 11

Organic mixed greens, goat cheese, dried cherries, roasted walnuts, Finished with a pair of Amarene Cherries (wild black cherries imported from Italy) Dressed with Imported olive oil and aged Balsamic vinegar.

Insalata di Casa

$ 10

Organic mixed greens, julienne carrots, Compari tomatoes, Red onion and an assortment of chopped Italian olives Dressed with Imported olive oil and aged Balsamic vinegar.

Zuppa del gioruo

$ 10

Soup of the day-always fresh, always organic, always delicious.

Spinach Delizie

$ 12

“House Specialty” Fresh, organic, steamed spinach balls, finished with brown butter, crowned with freshly grated Pecorino Romano cheese, and lemon zest. So delicate, they melt in your mouth and oh so delicious!

Prosciutto Cups

$ 14

Thinly sliced Prosciutto di Parma, formed into small cups, filled with creamy. Ricotta chees and spinach, then baked and served piping hot atop. Our San Marzano tomato sauce.

Nova Scotia Mussels & Little Neck Clams

$ 16

Steamed in a tomato based white wine broth finished with three of our homemade Parmigiano crusted bread sticks. If you are one who enjoys Mussel dishes… Treat yourself…don’t miss these!

Ziti

$ 7

with San Marzano tomato sauce.

Meatball

$ 5

Hand rolled organic meatball.

Potatoes

$ 5

Herbed roasted potatoes.

Squash

$ 6

Roasted spaghetti squash.

Couscous

$ 7

Spinach, mushroom, pine nut couscous.

Polenta

$ 4

Creamy soft Polenta.

Asparagus

$ 7

Fresh organic asparagus with shaved Parmigiano Reggiano.

Bread

A complimentary basket of warm rolls, with whipped honey butter…will be served upon ordering.
Additional basket of rolls. 50 per roll. Imported Olive Oil available by request

White Truffle Sacchettini

$ 28

Small sachet shaped pasta filled with three imported Italian cheeses & white truffle in a wild mushroom & red wine sauce, Topped with Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and finished with truffle oil.

Gnocchi alla Roasted Eggplant Rustica Sauce

$ 28

Homemade Asiago cheese Gnocchi, served with our Rustica Sauce consisting of roasted eggplant, Compari tomatoes, imported capers, olive oil and garlic, finished with a dusting of our house blended freshly grated Italian cheeses.

Beef Short Rib Ravioli

$ 29

An Italian Classic…The short ribs are slowly braised to perfection with Chianti wine, Organic vegetables, imported Italian tomatoes, bay leaf and a hint of clove, then blended with Grana Padano and whole milk Ricotta cheeses, served in a wild mushroom red wine sauce. Finished with a sprinkling of our house grated cheese mix.

Cacio e Pere

$ 26

Sacchettini shaped pasta (Small Pouches) filled with a light Gorgonzola cheese and fresh pear. For the sauce we take an organic Bosc pear, thin sliced and sauteed in butter, Amaretto, a touch of spiced Rum and fresh thyme. We finish the dish with roasted walnuts and fresh chopped parsley… A real departure from the rest of the menu, but very nice dish!

Eggplant Tower Dinner

$ 28

Lightly breaded Eggplant, layered with Imported Italian cheese, including creamy Ricotta, Then baked…not fried until golden brown, topped with San Marzano (D.O.P.) Tomato sauce, Served with your choice of spaghetti or ziti and an organic meatball Finished with a basil emulsion oil.

Ziti al Forno e Polpetta

$ 28

A recipe from the old family cookbook…comfort food at it’s finest! Fresh ziti pasta baked with eight imported Italian cheeses, egg and fresh organic parsley, covered with San Marzano Tomato Sauce, finished with a basil emulsion oil. Served with a hand rolled organic Meatball.

Lasagne alla Bolognese

$ 28

A house specialty…with organic Beef, Veal, Pork and Prosciutto, layered with our fresh lasagne noodles. Parmigiano Reggiano & Besciamella Sauce. The classic meat lasagna is raised to a whole new level. (This is a MEAT lasagna, with NO marinara sauce nor ricotta)

Pasta Specials

We feature a homemade pasta dish every evening. Your server will inform you of this evening’s special.

Veal Osso Buco alla Milanese

$ 38
Organic veal shank braised in white wine with organic root vegetables and fresh herbs. Served with Saffron Risotto Milanese.

Cornish Hen Brasato al Vino Bianco

$ 26

Farm raised Cornish Hen braised in white wine, fresh fennel, imported Italian green olives, scallions, garlic, rosemary and thyme, finished with a touch of Sambucca. Served with oven roasted spaghetti squash or potatoes.

Torta di Manzo…Mamma’s Beef Torte

$ 29

We Brown organic free range beef tips and onions, then slow cook them with fresh herbs and a touch of red wine. The tender tips and savory gravy are served in a small, freshly baked open pie crust, over mushroom, spinach and pine nut couscous.

Salsiccia con Rosso e Verde Peperoni (Sausage with red & green peppers)

$ 26

All natural sweet and hot Italian sausage with organic red and green bell peppers in a San Marzano Tomato sauce served over a homemade cut of pasta we call Calamarata…the pasta resembles inch long calamari rings, a nice dense pasta, that stands up well to the sausage and peppers.

Wild Boar alla Cacciatora

$ 29

Boar has a richer, slightly more intense taste than beef. We slow cook the Boar for hours in red wine, with root vegetables, rosemary, thyme, bay leaf, juniper berries and a touch of red pepper flake. We emulsify the root vegetables, which becomes a savory gravy, to be served over soft polenta.

Snapper alla Puttanesca

$ 29

Wild Catch Yellowtail Snapper delicately poached in a full flavored Puttanesca Sauce. A red wine tomato sauce with garlic, capers, black olive, anchovies and a touch of red pepper flake. Served over a bed of spaghetti, finished with a generous sprinkling of our house blend of aged Italian chesses.

Shrimp alla Siciliana

$ 29

Jumbo wild catch shrimp fresh from the Gulf of Mexico, sautéed in Marsala wine with tomatoes, capers, fennel powder, currants & pine nuts, served with roasted spaghetti squash.

Venetian Shrimp and Scallops in Saffron Tomato Sauce

$ 34

Gulf caught shrimp and Sea Scallops served in a sauce of tomatoes, white wine, saffron, garlic, shallots. And a touch of red pepper flake, Served over creamy Parmigiano and Leak Risotto.

Lobster & Ziti al Forno

$ 32

Another old family favorite…for the Lobster lover! We start with our fresh Ziti pasta, eight imported Italian cheeses, cage free egg, fresh organic parsley. We fold in North Atlantic lobster meat with our Aragosta salsa rosa (A pink lobster sauce with a touch of Sherry and Brandy) Once baked and plated…we add more lobster sauce and more lobster meat.

Split entrée plates

When additional ingredients are required $ 9

Caffe dell’Amore Cannoli a Strati (Stacked Cannoli)

$ 12

Multi-layered freshly baked flat Cannoli shells, sweetened ricotta cheese and crushed pistachio nuts, finished with a drizzle of honey.

Poached Pear alla Caffe dell’Amore

$ 10

Organic Bosc pear poached in red wine, honey, cinnamon sticks and vanilla bean, The pear is cored and filled with cinnamon mascarpone cheese, Finished with a pear infused red wine reduction sauce.

Torta della Nonna

$ 10

Creamy Ricotta Cheesecake with a touch of Grand Marnier and orange zest.

Authentic Homemade Tiramisu

$ 10

We start by beating the zabaglione by hand, folding in the mascarpone, layering it with chocolate and our homemade lady fingers brushed with Illy espresso.

Warm Belgian Chocolate Flourless Cake with Gelato

$ 12

The gelato flavor of the day is the Chef’s choice. Served with warm chocolate & caramel sauces and roasted hazelnuts.

Pasito di Pantelleria

$ 12

A sweet Italian dessert wine served with homemade Cantucci…Almond Biscotti.

Cappuccino

$ 5

Decaf or Regular (Illy)

Espresso

$ 4

Decaf or Regular (Illy)

Double Espresso

$ 6

Decaf or Regular (Illy)

Illy Coffee

$ 3

Regular / Decaf (1 refill)

Black Tea

$ 5

Organic black tea with caffeine assam FTBOP

Red Tea

$ 5

Rooibos organic has a natural sweet, red berry taste

Honeybush Organic

$ 5

Honeyed floral flavor

Organic Peppermint

$ 5

Aromatic & Digestive

Soda

$ 3

Coke / Diet Coke

Sparkling Juices

$ 3

Clementine Orange, Green Apple and Blackberry

Beer

$ 6

Stella and Peroni

Wine (by the glass)

$ 10 – 15

Selection of Reds, Whites, Rose, Sparkling and Prosecco

Wine (by the bottle)

$ TBS

65 Selections, Exclusively Italian

Corkage Fee Policy…

You are welcome to bring in a favorite gem from your personal collection, however a corkage fee of $25 per bottle, will be applied to your guest check

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