Antipasti

ARANCINA SICILIANA
Riceball stuffed with beef ragú, peas and mozzarella 8.50

POLPETTE DI NONNA VINCENZA
Veal meatballs in tomato sauce with grated caciocavallo ragusano cheese 8.50

CARPACCIO DI MANZO
Raw thinly sliced beef over arugula, shaved parmigiano and celery 10.50

CALAMARI FRITTI
Golden fried calamari 10.50

MOZZARELLA IN CARROZZA 8.50

BUFALA CAPRESE
Bufala mozzarella with cherry tomatoes, red onions and basil 10.50

POLENTA MEDITERRANEA
Choice of: Mixed mushrooms, sausage ragù, or gorgonzola sauce 10.50

TAVOLATA DEL CONTADINO (For two)
Assortment of Italian cured meats, cheeses and olives 16.50

VONGOLE ALLA TOSCANA
Baked clams 10.50

MELENZANE PARMIGIANA
Eggplant parmigiana 9.50

RUSTICO SICILIANO
Panelle, potato croquette, mini rice balls 9.50

 

Minestre

MINESTRONE
Vegetable soup 7.00

STRACCIATELLA
Spinach, egg, chicken broth and parmigiano cheese 7.00

TORTELLINI IN BRODO
Meat tortellini in chicken broth 7.00

ZUPPA DI POMODORO
Tomato soup with crumbled goat cheese 7.00

ZUPPA DEL GIORNO
Soup of the day 7.00

 

Insalate

FRESCA
Organic baby lettuce, orange, strawberry, walnuts and honey lemon dressing 9.50

CAPRINA
Baby spinach, cucumber, tomato and basil, topped with baked goat cheese with honey balsamic 9.50

CAESAR
Homemade caesar dressing with ciabatta croutons 7.50

NIDO DI RICCIA
Frisée lettuce with crispy pancetta, warm artichoke hearts, toasted pistacchio nuts, topped with shaved Parmigiano in a lemon and olive oil dressing 9.50

BRIOSA
Mixed greens with endive, radicchio, olives, cherry tomatoes, roasted peppers, onions and mushrooms with balsamic and olive oil dressing 9.50

MEDITERRANEA
Cucumber, onions, black olives, tomato, feta cheese 9.50

RUGOLA AND PARMIGIANO
Baby arugola, cherry tomatoes, topped with shaved (24 months aged) Parmigiano with a balsamic glaze 9.50

BARBABIETOLE
Red beets, fennel, red onions, ricotta salata cheese, olive oil, lemon and extra virgin olive oil 9.50

BIANCA
Celery, endive, mushrooms, fennel, walnuts, shaved Parmigiano cheese with a lemon dressing 10.50

*You can add to any salads:
CHICKEN $5.00, BABY SHRIMP $7.00, SALMON $9.00, LAMB ARROSTICINI $7.00

 

Paste
Caserecce

*Homemade pasta

*CALAMARATA ALLA SICILIANA
Diced eggplants, tomato sauce, fresh basil and aged ricotta cheese 15.50

*GNOCCHI ALLA CAPRESE
Homemade potato dumplings tossed with tomato sauce, touch of cream and grated fresh mozzarella 13.50

*LINGUINE ALLE VONGOLETTE
Imported fresh baby clams, garlic and extra virgin olive oil 16.50

*PANZOTTI DI RICOTTA
Stuffed ricotta ravioli in fresh tomato sauce with grated Parmigiano 15.50

*RAVIOLI DI CARNE
Veal ravioli with mushrooms in a natural veal sauce 15.50

*MACCHERONCINI INTEGRALI
Whole wheat pasta with zucchini, broccoli, chiodini mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, string beans, garlic and oil 14.50

*PAPPARDELLE ALLA BOLOGNESE
Slow-cooked veal ragù 15.50

SPAGHETTI AL FILETTO DI POMODORO
Fresh tomato sauce and basil 12.50

*CAVATELLI BROCCOLI RABE
Broccoli rabe, garlic and oil 13.50

FETTUCCINE AI FUNGHI DI BOSCO
Mix wild mushrooms with garlic, basil and truffle oil 15.50

CASARECCI TERRA MARE
Shrimp, baby arugola, cherry tomato, garlic and oil 16.50

All pasta is made on our premises with fancy dorum flour.
Available upon request *gluten free pasta*

 

 

Brick Oven
Pizza

MARGHERITA
Tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, basil and extra virgin olive oil 12.50

BUFALA
Tomato sauce, imported bufala mozzarella, grape tomatoes and extra virgin olive oil 15.50

DIAVOLA
Tomato sauce, spicy salame, fresh mozzarella, basil and extra virgin olive oil 14.50

CAPRICCIOSA
Tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, artichokes, mushrooms, parma ham and extra virgin olive oil 14.50

AL PROFUMO DI TARTUFO
Mozzarella, prosciutto di parma, baby arugula, cherry tomatoes and truffle oil 14.50

BIANCA
Ricotta, mozzarella, broccoli rabe and sausage 12.50

ORTOLANA
Zucchine, eggplant, roast peppers, tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, basili and virgin olive oil. 12.50

 

Contorni

SPINACI SALTATI
Sautéed spinach with garlic and oil 7.50

PATATINE
Homemade shoestring fried potatoes 7.50

BROCCOLI AGLIO E OLIO
Sautéed broccoli with garlic and oil 7.50

SCAROLA ALLA MONACHELLA
Sautéed escarole with garlic, oil and black olives 7.50

BROCCOLI DI RAPE
Sautéed broccoli rabe with garlic and oil 9.50

 

Secondi

SCALOPPINE PANTELLERIA
Veal scaloppini with pantelleria caper berries, white wine, lemon sauce and sautéed over spinach 20.50

BATTUTA DI POLLO
Grilled thinly pounded chicken breast with tomatoes and organic salad 15.50

SPEZZATINO DI POLLO ALLA STROGANOFF
Pieces of chicken breast with scallions, mustard, pickles, mushrooms, cognac and a touch of cream 15.50

POLLO SICILIANO
Sauteed chicken breast topped with grilled eggplant, prosciutto di Parma, Sicilian primo sale cheese and cherry tomato 16.50

POLLO SCARPARIELLO
Pieces of chicken on the bone, sausage, mushrooms, potatoes with white wine, rosemary and garlic 15.50

VITELLO CAPRICCIOSA
Thinly pounded veal, lightly breaded with arugola, cherry tomato, balsamic vinegar and EVOO 21.50

COSTOLETTA DI MAIALE TARTUFATA
Pounded pork chop sautéed with cognac, black truffle, portobello mushrooms and roasted red peppers 18.50

BRANZINO GRIGLIATO
Grilled butterfly Mediterranean bass, extra virgin olive oil and lemon 23.50

SALMONE ALLA GRIGLIA
Grilled salmon steak with baby spinach, orange and fennel salad 20.50

GAMBERONI COGNAC
5 Jumbo shrimps, sauteed with garlic, oil, parsley and cognac, mildly spiced 20.50

PESCE DEL GIORNO
Choose from our selection of three or more fish of the day P/A

 

Panini

Homemade Ciabatta Bread

VEGETARIANO
Grilled zucchini, roasted peppers, eggplant, mozzarella, Aged balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil 12.50

SALSICCIA
Broccoli rabe, sausage, shaved parmigiano with a reduction of Aged balsamic vinegar 12.50

CAPRESE
Prosciutto di parma, fresh tomato and mozzarella and Aged balsamic vinegar 12.50

POLPETTE
Meatballs, tomato sauce and grated caciocavallo cheese 12.50

POLLO BRIOSO L.T.
Grilled chicken breast, lettuce, tomato and tartar sauce 12.50

BRIOSO HAMBURGER
10 oz burger (bisk,rib eye short rib) lettuce, sliced hairloom tomato, onions, home made shoe string french fries 12.50

 

ALL PANINI COME WITH A CHOICE OF FRENCH FRIES, A CUP OF THE SOUP OF THE DAY, MINESTRONE, OR HOUSE SALAD