Experience a Taste of Italy
From our unique dishes such as baffetto, navona and delicious chicken parmigiana, we provide scrumptious Italian cuisine at competitive prices. It’s combined with a polite, well-mannered service, which helps you enjoy your experience at our little ristorante. We’re always happy to help you make the most of your stay in Torquay, so contact us to arrange a booking.
GARLIC CREAM MUSHROOMS (V)£5.95
Pan fried button mushrooms served in a garlic cream sauce
ROMAN ARANCINI (DEEP FRIED RISOTTO BALLS) (V)£5.50
With a roast tomato sauce
GARLIC KING PRAWNS£6.95
Pan fried king prawns in garlic butter with peppers & cherry tomatoes
ANTIPASTISOLO - £7.95 . FOR TWO £13.95
Prosciutto, salami, taleggio cheese, bread & oils and roast veg,
TOMATO & BASIL BRUSCHETTA (V)£4.95
Ripe juicy cherry tomatoes & fresh basil on griddled ciabatta bread
PATE RUSTICO ITALIANO£5.95
Course texture pate served with Cappello chutney, ciabatta & griddled vegetables
All our pizzas are hand stretched and freshly made to order using the finest dough for that ‘roman style’
Classic with our own tomato sauce topped with mozzarella cheese
Lemon and garlic chicken, peppers, onions and mozzarella cheese.
Parma ham, mozzarella cheese, cherry tomato & red onion
Grilled vegetables, mozzarella cheese and rocket.
Italian sausage, pancetta, onions, salami & mozzarella cheese
Italian sausage, parma ham, spicy salami, lemon and garlic chicken and mozzarella cheese.
CAMPO DE FIORI (V)£12.95
Goats cheese, mozzarella cheese, peppers, mushrooms and rocket.
DALLA CUCINA FROM THE KITCHEN
Tender escalopes in a classic marsala wine, parma ham, sage & cream sauce
Succulent chicken breast coated in seasoned breadcrumbs & served with a brandy cream, finished with parmesan
Tender chicken breast on a bed of slow cooked sauce of cherry tomatoes, peppers, white wine & garlic
Tender slices of sirloin steak in a rich sauce of mushroom & dolcelatte cheese
Medallions of prime fillet in a red wine, shallot & rosemary sauce
ALL OF THE ABOVE MAINS ARE SERVED WITH FRESH VEGETABLES & POTATOES
DALLA GRIGLIA From The Grill
All meats are supplied by our local butcher
PRIME RUMP 8oz£16.95
PRIME SIRLOIN 8oz£19.95
PRIME FILLET 8oz£22.95
Above served with fries, peas, tomato, mushroom & onion rings
ADD A SAUCE£1.50
Peppercorn/ red wine/ brandy cream & mushroom
KING PRAWN & PEA RISOTTO£15.95
Creamy carnaroli rice with sautéed king prawns & finished with peas, butter & chive.
ROAST CHICKEN & THYME RISOTTO£13.95
Creamy carnaroli rice with oven roasted chicken breast, roast vegetables, finished with butter & parmesan
ROAST VEGETABLE RISOTTO (V)£11.95
Creamy carnaroli rice with roast vegetables, finished with butter, parmesan and olive oil.
Pasta served with a rich red wine, herb & meat ragu
SPAGHETTI CARBONARA – a roman classic£10.95
Pasta served with smoked pancetta, egg yolk, pecorino Romano cheese & a touch of cream
PENNE ALL’ AMATRICIANA (V)£10.95
Tube pasta in a spicy tomato, white wine, mushroom & roast vegetable sauce
SPINACH & RICOTTA TORTELLINI (V)£10.95
Small filled pasta shells with a creamy mushroom & vegetable sauce
Flat pasta served with tender chicken in a light tomato gorgonzola, vegetable & cream sauce
RIGATONI DEL POPOLO£12.95
Tube pasta served with chicken, pancetta, tomato & white wine sauce
Tender braised beef in chianti wine, cherry tomatoes & onions.
POLPETTE CON SPAGHETTI12.95
Pork & beef meatballs flavoured with fennel & garlic with a roast tomato sauce.
KING PRAWN AND CHILLI LINGUINE£14.95
Succulent King prawns in a spicy chilli and tomato sauce.
GNOCCHI (POTATO PASTA)
GNOCCHI (POTATO PASTA)
Chicken, pancetta, tomato, roast vegetables in a white wine sauce, mozzarella & pesto.
Rich Bolognese ragu.
Taleggio & Dolcelatte cheese sauce.
Roast vegetables, tomato and chilli.
CONTORNI - Side Dishes
BREAD AND DIPPING OIL (V)£3.95
MARINATED ITALIAN OLIVES (V)£2.95
ROAST VEGETABLE SALAD (V)£2.50
GARLIC CIABATTA (V)£2.95
CHEESE & GARLIC CIABATTA (V)£3.50
CHOCOLATE POT WITH SALTED CARAMEL.£5.95
Light chocolate mousse with a layer of caramel served with amaretto whipped cream
CLASSIC ROMAN TIRAMISU£5.95
Layers of espresso & sambuca soaked sponge fingers with a layer of light mascarpone & cream filling
SICILIAN LEMON CREMA£5.95
Delicate lemon set cream with strawberries in prosecco syrup
Smooth & velvety vanilla gelato made in our kitchen, served with espresso coffee for you to pour over
A luxurious mix of fruit, cream & meringue – semi frozen & served with a mixed berry sauce
Filled choux pastry with sweet cream & finished with a rich chocolate sauce
TRIO OF GELATO£4.95
See our gelato board for a choice of flavours made in our kitchen.
FERRERO ROCHER CHEESECAKE£5.95
Marscapone cream cheese with chocolate and hazelnut, on a buttery biscuit base.
Please Note: Please ask a member of staff for information on allergens or intolerances.
V VEGETARIAN OPTION AVAILABLE
GF GLUTEN FREE OPTION AVAILABLE
WE TAKE CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD PAYMENTS