Menu

Serving lunch and dinner every day (except Tuesday and Wednesday) - and also home made Italian cakes / dolci and biscuits - there's sure to be something that you will enjoy.
Compliment your choice with our wide selection of Italian, International and Australian wines, beers, liqueurs and spirits - or choose from our Award-winning coffee, high class teas, juices, soft drink or mineral waters.

Click on the menus below to see what we offer.

Mon: 05:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tue: Closed
Wed: 05:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thu: 05:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Fri: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Sat: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Sun: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Make a reservation online or call us on (03) 9347 3585.

Food

Lunch Specials


LUNCH SPECIALS

All Made Fresh in Store  --  Have in or Take Away!
Available Friday 12-3pm

Large Pizza or Home Made Pasta - 18.50 (V)
Ask Waiters for details.
Add a glass of house wine for $5.00

Panini -  from 9.0 (V)
Italian style bread with a selection of ingredients

Arrancini - 7.0 (V)
Home made Italian rice ball - Four Cheese or Traditional style

Salads - from 11.5 (GF) (V)
Made fresh while you wait - ask staff for the daily selection

GF – Gluten Free / available | V – Vegetarian / available

Main Menu - for Lunch and Dinner


V -  Vegetarian / GF - Gluten Free

ANTIPASTI

Bruschetta – $7.50 (V)(GF)
Toasted sourdough bread topped with 100% Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil, fresh diced tomato, garlic, and basil. Served with 24 month aged Parmesan cheese

Garlic Bread – 7.50 (V)
Toasted sourdough bread drenched with butter and garlic

Arrancini – 7.00 (V)
Home made risotto rice ball - Four Cheese or Traditional style with Bolognese Sauce

Sauté di cozze al pomodoro – 16.50 (GF)
Fresh organic mussels with garlic, white wine and napoli sauce. served with toasted sourdough bread

Fritturina di Calamari – 15.90
Lightly floured deep fried calamari served with lemon wedge

Antipasto Platter – 19.00 for one (GF)
Selection of Italian cured meat and cheeses, accompanied with toasted sourdough bread


PIZZA
Approximately the size of a large dinner plate - 27cm.

Margherita – 15.00 (V)
Tomato sauce, mozzarella and basil.

Vegetariana – 17.50 (V)
Tomato sauce , mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, eggplant, capsicum, zucchini.

Prosciutto Cotto e Funghi – 17.50
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, italian prosciutto cotto (ham), and mushroom.

Diavola – 17.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, spicy salami, olives, onions, chilli.

Al salmone – 25.50
Buffalo mozzarella, San Daniele prosciutto crudo with fresh cherry tomatoes and rocket


HOME MADE GNOCCHI

Gnocchi Burro e Salvia – 21.00 (V)
Pan-fried with butter and sage

Gnocchi Napoli – 22.00 (V)
Served with our slow-cooked, home-style Napoli sauce

Gnocchi Zucca e Gorgonzola – 23.00 (V)
Pumpkin and Gorgonzola Cheese

Gnocchi Pesto alla Genovese – 25.00 (V)
Homemade pesto authentic Genovese style, basil, pine nuts, parmesan, garlic.

Gnocchi Funghi Porcini e Pancetta – 27.00
Porcini mushroom and italian diced pancetta


PRIMI PIATTI

Homemade Tagliatelle and Spaghetti - made with 6 free-range eggs per kilo of flour.
Gluten Free Penne available for use with any of the pasta sauces.
All sauces made to Authentic Italian recipes.

Spaghetti Carbonara – 19.00
Italian pancetta, free-range eggs, ground black peppercorn, 24 month aged Parmesan

Pappardelle alla Bolognese – 19.00
Slow cooked Bolognese sauce, made with Italian tomatoes, onion, carrots, celery, spices and herbs

Tagliatelle Napoli – 16.50 (V)
Traditional italian tomato sauce, slow cooked - just like Mamma used to make - with onions, garlic and fresh basil

Spaghetti all'Amatriciana – 19.00
Home-style Napoli sauce infused with italian pancetta, red onion, and chilli

Penne ai Funghi – 17.00
Beef tortellini in a cream and mushroom sauce

Spaghetti con Polpette – 24.50
Home-style Napoli sauce and our own home made meatballs

Lasagne alla Bolognese – 23.00
Traditional recipe of layered pasta filled with Season’s Bolognese sauce & topped with our freshly made Napoli sauce

Spaghetti Marinara – 29.50
Fresh homemade spaghetti served with a special selection of fresh seafood and cherry tomatoes, cooked in extra virgin olive oil and white wine
(Also available with our home-made Napoli sauce.)


SECONDI PIATTI

Meat special of the day
Ask waiters for details.
Served with a side of either garden salad or roast potatoes with rosemary.

Chicken Parmigiana – 23.00
Lightly crumbed free range chicken fillet topped with a homemade Napoli sauce & grilled mozzarella cheese.
~ Served with either garden salad,or roasted vegetables. ~

Scaloppine ai Funghi e Zucchini – 26.50
Free range chicken breast lighlty coated with flour, onion, garlic, white wine, sautéed mushroom and zucchini
~ Served with either salad or roasted vegetables ~

Zuppa di Pesce – 35.50 (GF)
An selection of seafood including fresh organic mussels, pipis, prawns, calamari and crowned with a blue swimmer crab, slowly cooked in napoli sauce, served with sourdough bread.


Other seafood dishes are availabl throughout the menu.


INSALATE e CONTORNI
Salads and sides

Insalata Giardino – 10.00 (V)(GF)
Selected salad leaf mix with cherry tomatoes – dressed with simple aged Balsamic and Extra Virgin Olive Oil mix

Roast Potatoes with Rosemary– 10.00 (V)(GF)

Insalate di Rucola  – 12.50 (V)(GF)
Rocket, cherry tomatoes and 24 month old parmesan and drizzled with pure Australian honey

Insalata Caprese – 14.00 (V)(GF)
Fresh Fiordilatte bocconcini cheese, cherry tomatoes with basil & extra virgin olive oil. Served with sourdough bread.

Insalata di Pollo – 18.00 (GF)
Grilled free range chicken breast served on bed of gourmet salad.

Patatine Fritte / Bowl of Chips – 7.00 (V)(GF)


MENU PER BAMBINI
Suitable for children up to the age of 10

Children's Home-made Spaghetti Napoli
- 9.90 (V)

Children's Home-made Tagliatelle Bolognese- 9.90

Children's Home-made Spaghetti al Burro- 9.90 (V)
Our home-made Spaghetti with butter

Children's Home-made Tagliatelle con Olio Extra Vergine di Oliva e Parmigiano- 9.90
Our home-made tagliatelle with Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Parmesan cheese

Children's free-range chicken strips and chips - 9.90


Dolci per Bambini

Gelato

$5.5

Two scoops of quality vanilla ice cream – with berry coulis or chocolate



GF – Gluten Free / available | V – Vegetarian / available

Dolci / Desserts


HOME MADE DOLCI / ITALIAN DESSERTS


Traditional Tiramisu' al Caffe' – 10.5
Made to authentic Italian recipe with Italian Savoiardi biscuits, Marscapone Cheese, Marsala, our own Espresso Coffee and Free Range Eggs.

Panna Cotta – 9.5

Served with either berry coulis, Belgium chocolate or a shot of espresso coffee


Pizza Dolce - $17 – for two people

Our traditional pizza base topped with the famous Nutella and decorated with seasonal fruit.


Affogato – 6.8

Three scoops of Vanilla ice Cream with a double shot of espresso

Option of Liqueurs is available – costs as per liqueur menu



Add $ 2 per extra scoop of Vanilla Ice Cream


Alcohol

Vini Bianchi - White Wines


Vini Bianchi - White Wines

The Accomplice De Bortoli Savignoun Semillon Blanc,NSW – glass 6.5 / bottle 24
Pale straw in colour with fresh green hues.The nose is clean and grassy with some tropical
aromas,the palate is soft and fresh with balanced acidity. Dry and suggested with light pasta
dishes

Imprint Chardonnay, VIC – glass 7 / bottle 32
Aromas of roasted cashew nuts, fresh pineapple and peach with melon and vanilla custard
flavours leading to a creamy textured finish.

Kapuka Savignon Blanc, NZ – glass 8.5 / bottle 40
The wine is pale straw in colour with a light green hue & it has a nose of vibrant gooseberry,
red apple, guava and fresh green bean aromas. On the palate it displays classical tropical fruit
characters such as guava and passionfruit. These upfront flavours are balanced by the
intensely vibrant gooseberry giving the wine structure and length as well as being
underpinned by flavours of fresh green bean. A perfect complement a variety of dishes –
such as Oysters, Seafood, Shellfishes,

Pinot Grigio Delle Venezie Sensi, Veneto – glass 9.5 / bottle 44
Great fresh and light white. Matched perfectly with seafood. Nice and dry a little fruity but
not too sour on the finish

Gavi Di Gavi Terredavino, Lombardy – glass 8.5 / bottle 40
Intense straw yellow with greenish reflections wide. particularly fresh fruity, pleasantly dry.
full and harmonious with the elegance of a wine that is well balance structure and softness,
great with fish fillet, light seafood pasta. chicken and tasty mozzarella fiordilatte.

Moscato D'Asti – glass 9 / bottle 42

Prosecco – glass 9 / bottle 42

Vini Rossi - Red Wines


Vini Rossi - Red Wines

The Accomplice De Bortoli Shiraz, NSW – glass 6.5-bottle 24
Fresh berry fruits integrating well with a touch of spice and vanillin oak. A medium bodied
Shiraz that shows vibrant redcurrants and dark cherry flavours, showing a hint of sweetness.
Smooth, soft oak tannins finishing with peppery spice.

Peppertree Merlot, VIC – glass 8- bottle-36
An aromatic Merlot nose of black and red fruits with spicy lift and subtle oak. A rich and
supple palate packed with sweet berry fruits and spice. Well balanced by savoury oak and fine
tannins, providing a long complex finish.

Peppertree Cabernet Savignoun, Coonwara – glass 8.5 / bottle-38
Ripe aromas of cassis and blackberry integrated well with spicy French oak. A full flavoured
Cabernet displaying sweet ripe fruit balanced by fine tannins, providing great structure and
length.

Peppertree Shiraz, VIC – glass.9 / bottle 42
A complex nose of dark berry fruits with a heady mix of lifted spice notes integrated well
with subtle French oak. Rich and concentrated, this wine displays sweet mid palate fruit with
complex spice flavours. The nicely structured finish is balanced well by subtle ripe tannins.

Casano Nero d'Avola, Sicily – glass7.50 / bottle 32
The Nero d'Avola shows the view of a nice ruby red more or less intense depending on the
type of the vineyard, its arrangement and aging, has a taste with hints of berry, cherry, plum,
in the best areas presents spicy and balsamic notes

Barbera D'Asti San Nicolao DOCG, Piedmont – glass9.5 / bottle 42
The grapes follows immediately the primary fermentation, then the wine is given further
bottle-ageing to bring out the barbera varietal characteristics and to soften the wine to a
velvety smoothness and a distinctive personality.

Chianti Classico Sangiovese DOCG, Tuscany – glass 9 / bottle 44
The Chianti Classico has a ruby red color. Bouquet of small fruits with woodsy notes.
Full-bodied flavor. It goes well with Antipasti, pasta with meat sauce and grilled.

Yarra Ridge Pinot Noir, VIC – glass 9.5 / bottle 42
Cherry and spice fruit characters have been enhanced by French oak maturation producing
an elegant drink now style with true varietal definition.

Beers


BEERS


AUSTRALIAN BEERS

Cascade light 375ml – 4.80
is a 2.6% Alcohol Low-Alcohol Lager brewed in Australia

Carlton Draught 375ml – 5.80
is a 4.6% Alcohol Pale Lager brewed in Australia

Crown Golden Ale 375ml – 8
4.5% Alcohol introducing the latest member of the Crown royal family, Crown's Golden Ale.
The beer is a refreshing Australian-style ale made using Australian malt with Galaxy and
Pride of Ringwood hops.

James Squire Golden Ale 345ml – 6.9
“The Chancer Golden Ale”: is a 4.5%
Alcohol English Summer Ale brewed in Australia.



ITALIAN BEERS

Peroni Red Label 330ml – 8
A 4.7% Alcohol Pale Lager and is made with barley malt, maize, hop pellets and hop extract.

Peroni Red Label 660ml – 15
A 4.7% Alcohol Pale Lager and is made with barley malt, maize, hop pellets and hop extract.

Peroni Nastro Azzurro 330ml – 7.5
A 5.1% Alcohol premium lager. The name means “blue ribbon”, light in taste and very refreshing.

Peroni Nastro Azzurro 660ml – 17.50
A 5.1% Alcohol premium lager. The name means “blue ribbon”, light in taste and very refreshing

Peroni Gran Riserva 330ml .– 9.5
A 6.6% Alcohol Strong Lager.
Characterised by an intense gold colour, it combines a fine taste of malt and caramel with a delicate fruity aroma.

Peroni Leggera 330ml – 7
(light beer)
3.5% Alcohol Peroni Leggera is a quality beer that is lower in carbohydrates and calories
- part of Peroni's premium Italian brewing stable. Light, crisp and clean flavours courtesy of quality hops, yeast,
barley and water made this lower carb beer a step ahead of the rest.



INTERNATIONAL BEERS

Corona 330ml – 6.9
A 4.6% Alcohol Pale Lager brewed in Mexico.
Served with a slice of lime or lemon.



GRAND RIDGE BEERS
Boutique Brewerey from Gippsland - winner of over 300 Australian and International awards

Yarra Valley Gold – 6.5
4.9% Alcohol this full flavoured real ale
boasts a lively hop and very smooth malt
finish. Awarded numerous medals at the
Australian and International beer awards.

Almighty Light (light beer) – 6.50
2.7% Alcohol A thirst quenching lager with origins from the Pilsener style. Crisp,
refreshing and surprisingly full bodied light beer

Brewers Pilsner – 6.50
is a 4.9% Alcohol pilsner beer in true European style. Light straw in colour,
with delicate floral aroma. A great accompaniment to a light meal

Natural Blonde – 6.5
4.5% Alcohol a classic Belgian style blonde wheat beer. It is naturally cloudy
using Australia’s premium wheat, malt, and coriander. Natural orange peel used
in the brewing process lets luscious hints of citrus seep through what is believed to
be Australia’s most delicious blonde head

Moonshine – 12
is a 8.5% Alcohol dark scotch ale. A true
connoisseur’s beer, best sipped after
dinner not too cold. Expect deep, warm
and rich malt flavours. The winner of
highest scoring dark ale at the Australian
and International Beer Awards. Carlton

Ciders


CIDERS

Dirty Granny Mature Apple cider – 7
Dirty Granny Matured Apple Cider is from Matilda Bay! Classic and craft in style, Dirty
Granny has a rich and full flavour which combines a good balance of sweetness and acidity
and the crisp, refreshing taste of 100% Australian apples.

Cocktails and Aperitifs


COCKTAILS AND APERITIFS


Aperol Spritz – 10
The most common Italian aperitif. Originally from Padova is a cocktail prepared with Aperol, Prosecco wine and
soda water. Ask for a Campari version if you prefer a bitter version.

Americano – 11
a cocktail you’ll love at first sip. Originally knows as Milano – Torino, this is a classic aperitif with Capmari and Vermouth
rosso served on the rocks with a splash of soda water

Negroni – 14
invented by Count Camillo Negroni in Firenze after asking the bartender to strengthen his favourite cocktail, the
Americano, by adding gin rather than the normal soda water. Try it if you are strong enough!

Garibaldi – 10
a great mix with Campari and fresh orange juice. The colour evokes the red shirt of Garibaldi, the Italian hero, while
the cool and refreshing taste makes it the ideal drink to sip at different times of day.

Vacanze Romane – 15
a mix of our best liqueur from the South Italy up to the North. Limoncello, Aperol, Vermouth bianco with a splash of
Lemonade. The best Italian trip through Italy!

Sole Luna – 15
a mix of berries with a shot of Rum Bianco and Malibu... Perfect to sip under the sunshine or the moon light.

Monte Bianco – 13
Baileys and Kahlua with a touch of fresh cream on top. This cocktail will bring you up to our highest mountain!

The Godfather – 13
As Don Vito Corleone would say “I’ll make you a cocktail, you can’t refuse”. Scotch whisky perfectly mix with Amaretto

Aperol Colada – 12
the common Caribbean cocktail matched with our Aperol liqueur instead that Rum.
Absolutely mind blowing.....

Spirits


SPIRITS

Spirits – 7.50
Johnny Walker Red, Smirnoff Vodka, Malibu, Tequila, Bundaberg Rum,
St Remy Brandy, Tanqueray Gin, Jack Daniels Whiskey, Jim Beam Whiskey,
Bacardi Rum, Plomari Ouzo, 12 Ouzo,
~ add $ 2.50 extra for mixers ~

Premium Spirits – 8.50
Johnny Walker Black, Grey Goose Vodka, Vecchia Romagna Etichetta Nera Brandy
~ add $ 2.50 extra for Mixers ~

Exclusive Range – 14
Courvoisier XO Imperial, Armagnac, Grappa

Liqueurs, Digestives


Ammazzacaffe'
(Coffee Killers, Italian and International Liqueurs, Digestives)

Fernet Branca – 5.5

Sambuca Molinari – 5.5

Frangelico – 6.5

Limoncello – 6

Amaro Averna – 5.5

Amaretto Di Saronno – 6

Ramazzotti – 5.5

Jagermaister – 5.5

Galliano Vanilla – 6

Tia Maria – 7.5

Kahlua – 7.5

Liquore Strega – 7

Baileys – 7

Kirsberry Cherry Liqueur – 7.5

Dessert Wine / Port


DESSERT WINE

Passito Di Pantelleria by the glass – 10.5
With a golden color and amber shades, this wine unravels a sophisticated array of flowers smell, dried figs,
raisins and walnutskins to complete its bouquet. The taste is sweet and well-balanced despite the wine's high
content of alcohol and with a good body. Its freshness and savory taste are nicely combined. Very long, fruity
after aroma. Best with ricotta cheese.
~ Can accompany with: Sbriciolata Ricotta and Nutella, Cannolo Siciliano, and other dessert cheese based, and Pasta di
mandorle ~

Zibibbo – 10.5
With a golden color and amber shades, this wine opens with an intense fruity perfume of raisins, caramel,
walnutskin, apricot and cane sugar. The taste is sweet, with a nice body, a good balance between all its
components and slightly savory with a long after aroma of yellow fruits.
~ Can accompany withTiramisu' ~

Fine Port Tawny De Bortoli 8 years – 6.5
Displays lovely fresh lemon, spice, floral and caramel notes with a hint of honey. Drier than typical Aussie
tawnies, but very enjoyable with power and a very long finish.

Buller Muscat Fine old Muscat – 6.5
From one of Rutherglen's best producers, this Muscat is terrific value. It shows characters of caramel, toffee,
hazelnuts and brown sugar.

Non-Alcoholic Drinks

Coffee, Hot chocolate, and Chai Latte


COFFEE

Espresso, Ristretto, Espresso Macchiato – 3

Latte, Cappuccino, Flat white – 3.5

Mocha – 4.5
Dark Chocolate Couverture with a shot of expresso, mixed with finely frothed milk

Long Macchiato, Long Black – 3.5

Hot Chocolate – 4.9
Dark Belgium Chocolate couveture  and finely frothed milk

Chai Latte – 4.9
Calmer Sutra fresh chai mix

Caffe' Corretto – 6
Espresso with 15ml of sambuca or grappa, or brandy, or other liquers

Affogato – 6.5
Vanilla ice Cream with splash of our espresso

Babyccino – 1

Caffe' Freddo – 4.00

Add $ 5.00 extra for a shot of Liqueurs
0.70 extra for large, 0.50 extra for extra shot, 0.50 extra for soy milk.

Tea


TEA
We use high quality Teas from Larsen and Thompson

Earl Grey, English Breakfast – 4

Herbal Tea – 4.5
Peppermint, Chamomille,  Mountain Tea,  Chai Tea

Speciality Tea – 4.5
China Black, China Green Jasmine and China White

Cold Drinks


COLD DRINKS

Soft Drink by the glass – 3.8
Coke, Diet Coke, Coke Zero, Solo Lemon Squash, Tonic Water, Soda Water, Dry Ginger Ale

Lemon, Lime and Bitter – 5

San Pellegrino – 4
Aranciata rossa, Chinotto

San Pellegrino 500ml – 4.8
Mineral sparkling water

San Pellegrino 750 ml – 6.90
Mineral sparkling water

Smoothies/Milkshake, – 6.5
Passionfruit, Blackberry, Mango, Raspberry, Banana, Chocolate or Vanilla

Iced Drinks – 6
Iced Coffee, Iced, Chocolate, Iced Tea, Caffe' Freddo

Freshly Squeezed Orange Juice – 6

Noah's Juices – 4
Apple, Apple and Banana, Apple and Guava, Apple and Peach

Bundaberg Ginger Beer – 4.50