DINNER

ZUPPE (SOUP)

Please ask for the soup of the day.

 

MINESTRONE DELLA MAMMA  Fresh vegetable soup 7.95

PASTA FAGIOLI  Pasta and white bean soup  7.95

STRACCIATELLA  Fresh spinach, parmigiano and egg soup 7.95

 

ANTIPASTI (APPETIZERS)

BURRATTA DI BUFALA  Homemade buffalo mozzarella cheese and roasted bell peppers over toasted bread; topped with sun-dried tomatoes on a bed of mixed greens, Our most popular antipasti!  16.95

BRUSCHETTA  Toasted bread with fresh tomatoes, basil, garlic and extra virgin olive oil.  An Italian classic! 7.95 (With cheese 8.95)

BRESAOLA  Thinly sliced cured beef, parmigiano, arugula and olive oil  15.95

CALAMARI FRITTI  Fried calamari with marinara sauce  15.95

GARLIC BREAD  5.95  (With cheese 6.95)

CALAMARI GRIGLIATI Grilled calamari with a marinara sauce  15.95

RAVIOLI FRITTI  Fried ravioli with marinara sauce  12.95

CAPRESE  Fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, basil and extra virgin olive oil 10.95

CROSTINI DI PROSCIUTTO E MOZZARELLA  Toasted bread with prosciutto, sage and fresh mozzarella  12.95

VERDURE ALLA GRIGLIA  Grilled zucchini, eggplant, tomatoes, carrots, mushrooms and radicchio    11.95

 

INSALATE (SALADS)

INSALATA CAPRINO  Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, onions, radicchio, olives and goat cheese 10.95

INSALATA CESARE  Romaine lettuce, anchovies, parmigiano and croutons 10.95 (with chicken 14.95)

INSALATA MICHELANGELO  Mixed greens, fresh mozzarella and tomatoes 10.95

INSALATA CASA  Mixed greens with tomatoes and vinaigrette dressing 9.95

INSALATA RUGOLA  Arugula, radicchio, shaved parmigiano with balsamic dressing 12.95

INSALATA SCAMPI  Mixed greens with tomatoes, vinaigrette dressing and grilled shrimp 14.95

INSALATA FUNGHI   Grilled oyster mushrooms over mixed greens with special vinaigrette   13.95

 

PASTE (PASTA)

CAPELLINI ALLA CHECCA  Angel hair pasta tossed with diced roma tomatoes, basil, garlic and extra virgin olive oil  13.95

FETTUCCINI ALFREDO  Fettuccini with cream sauce finished with parmigiano 14.95 (with chicken 17.95, with shrimp 19.95)

FETTUCCINI ORTOLANA  Fettuccini tossed in light tomato sauce with fresh seasonal vegetables  14.95

GNOCCHI AL PIACERE  Homemade potato dumplings with a choice of: Porcini mushroom, pesto, pink vodka or pomodoro sauce 17.95

LINGUINI CALAMARI  Linguini with calamari in a fresh tomato sauce 17.95

LINGUINI VONGOLE  Linguini with Manila clams sautéed with garlic, olive oil and white wine sauce  21.95

PAPPARDELLE ALLA DOMENICA Pappardelle with mild Italian sausage sautéed with garlic, tomatoes, spinach and olive oil. Mamma’s Special that was also featured in Los Angeles Times! 20.95

PENNE ALL’ARRABIATA  Penne with spicy tomato sauce 13.95

PENNE PUTTANESCA  Penne with Kalamata olives, capers and anchovies in marinara sauce 16.95

PENNE SCAMPI  Penne with shrimp and artichoke hearts in a fresh tomato sauce 19.95

RAVIOLI SPINACI E RICOTTA  Fresh ravioli stuffed with spinach and ricotta cheese with a choice of: marinara tomato sauce, sage butter and julienned vegetables or in cream sauce with radicchio 17.95

RIGATONI ALL’ AMATRICIANA  Rigatoni in light tomato sauce with onions and pancetta (Italian bacon) 17.95

RIGATONI BOLOGNESE  Rigatoni with our delicious Bolognese including ground beef, zucchini, carrot, basil in light tomato sauce 17.95

RIGATONI TRE P  Rigatoni with prosciutto, peas and parmigiano in cream sauce 17.95

RISOTTO MARE  Traditional Italian rice with shrimp and calamari in a fresh marinara sauce  19.95

RISOTTO PORCINI  Traditional Italian rice with porcini mushrooms 17.95

RISOTTO VERDURE  Traditional Italian rice with fresh mixed vegetables 15.95

SPAGHETTI& MEATBALLS  Spaghetti with homemade meatballs in light tomato and basil sauce 17.95

SPAGHETTI POMODORO E BASILICO  Spaghetti with tomato sauce and basil 13.95

SPAGHETTI CARBONARA  Eggs yolk, pancetta and parmigiano cheese 17.95      

BUCATINI CHICKEN RAGU  Spicy tomato sauce with chicken and goat cheese 17.95

 

PIZZE (PIZZA)

                                                                                                                    12”         18”

AL SALMONE  
Smoked salmon, cream cheese, onions and capers                                        15.95      20.95

RUGOLA
Arugula, sun-dried tomatoes, goat cheese and tomato sauce                        16.95      21.95

BOLOGNESE (Beef or Chicken)
Choice of beef or chicken, with Pepperoncini and fresh chopped tomatoes   16.95       21.95

BIANCA
Mozzarella, garlic, mushrooms and arugula                                                    15.95      20.95

PINO
Mozzarella, mushrooms, jalapeños, romaine, parmigiano and cesare dressing  15.95     20.95

FUNGHI
Mushrooms, mozzarella and tomato sauce                                                     14.95      19.95

MARE
Shrimp, calamari and tomato sauce                                                               16.95      21.95

MARGHERITA
Mozzarella, basil and tomato sauce                                                               13.95      18.95

MICHELANGELO
Prosciutto, mozzarella and tomato sauce                                                       15.95      20.95

MUPESA
Mushrooms, pepperoni, Italian sausage, mozzarella and tomato sauce            16.95      21.95

NAPOLETANA
Anchovies, capers, mozzarella and tomato sauce                                            14.95      19.95

QUATTRO FORMAGGI
Four types of cheese and tomato sauce                                                         16.95      21.95

QUATTRO STAGIONI
Artichokes, ham, mushrooms, bell peppers, mozzarella and tomato sauce        15.95      20.95

PEPPERONI
Pepperoni, mozzarella and tomato sauce                                                         14.95      19.95

PESTO
Mushrooms, mozzarella and pesto sauce                                                         15.95      20.95

VEGETARIANA
Mushrooms, zucchini, onions, spinach, Kalamata olives, eggplant, tomato sauce15.95     20.95

(No cheese)

Additional Choice of Toppings

Meatballs, chicken or shrimp                                                                             5.50      6.50

 

PANINI (SANDWICH)

All of our panini are made with our fresh homemade bread.  Served with a side of mixed greens.

AL TONNO   Tuna with mayonnaise, lettuce, red onions and tomatoes   11.95

BRESAOLA   Air cured beef, roasted bell peppers, arugula and olive oil   13.95

CAPRESE   Fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, basil and extra virgin olive oil   11.95

DI POLLO   Grilled chicken with lettuce, tomatoes and mayonnaise   13.95

DI VERDURE   Mixed grilled vegetables with fresh mozzarella   11.95

MEATBALLS   Homemade meatballs, mozzarella and tomato sauce   13.95

MICHELANGELO  Fresh mozzarella cheese, prosciutto and tomatoes   12.95

 

CARNI (MEAT)

All meat dishes are served with sautéed vegetables and roasted potatoes

RIB-EYE   Grilled rib-eye served with a whole roasted garlic   29.95

TAGLIATA   Grilled and sliced tenderloin beef served with peppercorn sauce   27.95

VEAL FIORENTINA   Thinly pounded veal sautéed with Marsala wine, topped with mushrooms, spinach and melted mozzarella (Also available with lemon & caper or porcini mushroom sauce)   28.95

 

POLLO (CHICKEN)

All chicken dishes are served with sautéed vegetables and roasted potatoes

POLLO AI CARCIOFI   Grilled chicken breast served in a white wine and artichoke heart sauce   18.95

POLLO ALLA GRIGLIA   Grilled chicken breast served with chopped tomatoes and basil   18.95

POLLO MILANESA CON CHECCA   Breaded chicken breast served with chopped tomatoes and basil   18.95

POLLO CACCIATORE   Chicken breast sautéed with onions, bell peppers and Kalamata olives in marinara sauce   18.95

POLLO MARSALA   Chicken breast sautéed with mushrooms and Marsala wine   18.95

POLLO PARMIGIANA   Breaded chicken breast topped with tomato sauce and melted mozzarella cheese   18.95

 

SOLE (WHITE FISH)

Ask for the fish of the day.  Chef's sauce of the day   MP

BRODETTO DI PESCE   Shrimp, calamari, mussels and clams sautéed in a marinara sauce served with toasted garlic bread   28.95

GRIGLIATA MEDITERRANEA   Grilled fish of the day, shrimp, calamari and a jumbo prawns marinated in olive oil and herbs served on a bed of mixed greens   MP

 

SIDE DISHES                 

Meatballs 8.95
Marinated Artichoke Hearts 6.95
Mashed Potatoes 6.95
Mixed Steamed or sautéed Vegetables 6.95
Roasted Potatoes 6.95
Sautéed Spinach with Garlic 6.95
Steamed and sautéed broccoli 6.95