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Starters / Primi Piatti

GARLIC BREAD

garlic bread topped w/ mozzarella

BRUSCHETTA

ciabatta topped w/ tomato, fresh basil & olive oil

 

BRUSCHETTA SICILIANA

ciabatta topped w/ tomato, fresh basil, olive oil, bocconcini & prosciutto

OLIVETTE

black olives & mushrooms tossed in olive oil, garlic, basil & tomato sauce

ANTIPASTO DELLA CASA

assortment of cold meats, cheeses & marinated vegetables

MINESTRONE

mixed vegetable soup

MAMA'S HOMEMADE ARANCINI

rice balls filled with bolognese & mozarella

HOMEMADE DIPS

capsicum, eggplant and beetroot dips, served with toasted bread

MEATBALLS

6 meat balls with your sauce of choice (pesto, napoli or bolognese), served on a bed of rice


Oysters / Ostriche

(½ Dozen or Dozen)

NATURAL

served w/ Ě·cocktail sauce & lemons

SPAGHETTATA

onion, chilli, garlic & tomato sauce

KILPATRICK

smoked bacon & Worcestershire sauce

MORNAY

béchamel (white sauce) & grated parmigiano


Seafood / Pesce

Grilled/fried seafood dishes are available as entree or main and are served with green salad & tartar sauce

Grilled...

MORETON BAY BUGS

SCAMPI

KING PRAWNS

FISH TRIO

Moreton Bay bugs, scampi & king prawns

CALAMARI

seasoned in olive oil & lemon juice

BABY OCTOPUS

seasoned in olive oil & lemon juice

Fried ...

SCALLOPS, PRAWN CUTLETS ‘OR’ CALAMARI

FRITTO MISTO

scallops, prawn cutlets & calamari

GARLIC PRAWNS

prawn cutlets, creamy garlic sauce, served w/ rice

POMPEI PRAWNS

beer battered prawn cutlets served w/ sweet chilli sauce

COZZE PESCATOR

a black mussels, olive oil, garlic, white wine, chilli & tomato sauce

SCALLOPS SICILIANE

scallops, crumbed in olive oil & bread crumbs, topped w/ parmigiano

SEAFOOD CREPE

savoury crepe w/ smoked salmon, prawns, scallops, mushrooms & cream

CHILLI CRAB

whole sand crab in a tomato, garlic, chilli & white wine sauce

FISH OF THE DAY

please ask your waiter for details

MIXED SEAFOOD PLATTER

wide selection of grilled seafood (recommended for 2)


Chicken & Quail / Pollo E Quaglie

Chicken & Quail dishes served with seasoned vegetables

QUAIL & POLENTA

grilled quail w/ demi-glace brown sauce, peppers & onion, served w/ cornmeal polenta

QUAIL DIAVOLA

grilled quail w/ tomato sauce, rosemary, white wine & chilli

CHICKEN PARMIGIANA

crumbed chicken breast topped w/ tomato sauce & mozzarella

CHICKEN CACCIATORA

chicken breast w/ diced tomato, olives, mushrooms, peppers & tomato sauce

CHICKEN NOVELLO

chicken breast filled w/ camembert cheese, topped w/ avocado & cream sauce

CHICKEN SPAGHETTATA

chicken breast w/demi-glace brown sauce, prosciutto & peppers


Veal / Vitello

Veal dishes served with seasoned vegetables

SCALOPPINE FUNGHI

veal medallions w/ demi-glace brown sauce & mushrooms

SCALOPPINE DELIZIOSA

veal medallions w/ demi-glace brown sauce, prawn cutlets, cognac, tomato & chilli

SCALOPPINE SICILIANE

veal medallions w/ tomato sauce, white wine, olives, peppers, capers & onion

SALTIMBOCCA ALLA ROMANA

veal medallions w/ demi-glace brown sauce, prosciutto, white wine, & lemon

INVOLTINI MEDITERRANEA

rolled veal medallions filled w/ spinach, sun-dried tomato & boconccini cheese topped w/ demi-glace brown sauce & red peppers

VEAL PARMIGIANA

crumbed veal fillet topped w/ tomato sauce & mozzarella

COTOLETTA ITALIANA

crumbed veal fillet, grilled, served w/ lemon wedges & olives


Beef / Manzo

Beef dishes served with seasoned vegetables

FILLET GORDON

eye fillet w/ demi-glace brown sauce, avocado, prawns & mushrooms

FILLET MIGNON

eye fillet w/ mushroom sauce & bacon rashes

GARLIC STEAK

eye fillet w/ demi-glace brown sauce, white wine & garlic

FILLET SPAGHETTATA

eye fillet medallions w/ demi-glace brown sauce, peppers, onion, olives & mushroom

STEAK DIANA

eye fillet w/ demi-glace brown sauce, mushroom, onion, Worcestershire, cognac & cream

BISTECCA AL PEPE VERDE

grilled rib eye w/ creamy pepper sauce

GRILLED RIB EYE

accompanied w/ a garlic, olive oil & oregano condiment, served w/ chips

LAMB CUTLETS

grilled lamb cutlets served w/ a rosemary & demi-glace brown sauce

BEEF MIXED GRILL

selection of grilled beef & veal cuts, served w/ garlic, mushroom & peppersauces (recommended for 2)


Pasta / La Pasta

Entrée size & gluten free pasta also available

MIXED PASTA PLATTER

choice of three pastas (recommended for 2)

FETTUCCINE AL POLLO

spinach fettuccine, mushroom, chicken, avocado & cream

FETTUCCINE SALMONE

spinach fettuccine, smoked salmon, mushroom, green peppercorn & cream

GNOCCHI BOCCONCINI

potato dumplings, olives & tomato sauce, topped w/ melted bocconcini

GNOCCHI BOLOGNESE

potato dumplings & beef sauce

GNOCCHI GORGONZOLA

potato dumplings, gorgonzola (blue vein) cheese & cream

LASAGNA

fresh pasta sheets layered w/ beef sauce and grated parmigiano

LINGUINE AGLI SCAMPI

long, flat strands of pasta, whole scampi, garlic, tomato, parsley & olive oil

LINGUINE ALLE COZZE

long, flat strands of pasta, black mussels, tomato, garlic, basil & tomato sauce

LINGUINE ALLE VONGOLE

long, flat strands of pasta, fresh clams, garlic, tomato, parsley & olive oil

PENNE ARRABBIATA

tube pasta, diced tomato, garlic, chilli & tomato sauce

PENNE PESTO

tube pasta in a fresh basil sauce, pine nuts, grated parmigiano & cream

PENNE PUTTANESCA

tube pasta, anchovies, olives, capers, garlic, chilli & tomato sauce

RAVIOLI NAPOLI

half moon pasta w/ spinach & ricotta filling & tomato sauce

RISOTTO VEGETARIANO

rice, mixed vegetables & tomato sauce

RISOTTO ALLA SICILIANA

rice, mushroom, chicken, sun-dried tomato, spinach & cream

SPAGHETTI & MEAT BALLS

spaghetti, beef meat balls & tomato sauce

SPAGHETTI AMATRICIANA

spaghetti, smoked bacon, onion, diced tomato, chilli & tomato sauce

SPAGHETTI CARBONARA

spaghetti, bacon, egg, grated parmigiano & cream

SPAGHETTI MARINARA

spaghetti w/ a combination of fresh seafood, garlic & tomato sauce

SPAGHETTI CRAB

spaghetti, whole sand crab, diced tomato, garlic & tomato sauce

TAGLIATELLE ‘LA SPAGHETTATA’

ribbon pasta, smoked bacon, cracked pepper, tomato sauce & ricotta

TAGLIATELLE CALABRESE

ribbon pasta, salami, olives, spring onion, oregano & tomato sauce

TAGLIATELLE VALENTINO

ribbon pasta, tuna, mushroom, diced tomato, spring onion & cream

TORTELLINI ALLA PANNA

veal filled rings of pasta, smoked bacon, mushroom, parmigiano & cream

TORTELLINI FUNGHI

veal filled rings of pasta, mushroom & cream


Salad / Insalata

GARDEN

mixed lettuce, tomato, cucumber, olives & balsamic dressing

CESAR

cos lettuce, rich anchovy dressing, croutons, shaved parmigiano, lemon juice, olive oil & egg

CHICKEN

mixed lettuce, chicken breast, avocado & tomatoes w/ balsamic dressing

CAPRESE

tomato, bocconcini cheese, fresh basil & olive oil

TOMATO

tomato, fresh basil, onion, oregano & olive oil

ROCKET

rocket leaves dressed w/ olive oil & balsamic vinegar, topped w/ shaved parmigiano


Side Dishes / Contorni

FRIES/CHIPS

 

WEDGES

served w/ sweet chilli & sour cream

 

ROSEMARY POTATOES

 

POLENTA

cornmeal polenta wedges, shallow fried in olive oil


Dessert / Dolci

CANNOLI DELLA NONNA

chocolate & vanilla custard cannoli

CHOCOLATE MOUSSE

dark chocolate mousse

TIRAMISÙ

savoiardi biscuits dipped in coffee & strega liquor, layered w/ mascarpone cream

PROFITEROLES

cream puffs w/ vanilla custard filling

CASSATA SICILIANA

ice cream slice layered w/ vanilla, chocolate & mixed fruit

CREPES

nutella, strawberry or chocolate

TORTA DI LIMONE

zesty lemon tart

PANNA COTTA

please ask your waiter for flavour of the day

MIXED GELATI