519 Columbus Avenue • New York, NY • (212) 724-2658

Served weekends from 9am - 4pm. Limited brunch items available during weekday lunch service

Brunch Dishes

Mp $

Frutta Fresca

mixed fruit


$10.95

Polenta Parmigiano with Truffle Oil

traditional cornmeal, with parmesan cheese and a drizzle of truffle oil


$11.95

Organic Muesli e Frutta Fresca

Organic homemade muesli, whole milk yogurt and fresh fruit


$14.95

L'americano

three farm eggs any style with rosemary potatoes, Italian bacon or sweet Italian sausage


$15.95

Asparagi alla Milanese

two eggs served over steamed asparagus and parmigiano cheese


$15.95

Occhio di Bue in Purgatorio con Salsiccia

eggs poached in spicy tomato sauce with sweet sausage


$12.95

Crespella alla Nutella e Banana

crepe filled with chocolate-hazelnut spread and banana


$14.95

La Crepe con Pancetta

spinach, tomato, Italian bacon, goat cheese, onions and garlic


$15.95

Panettone French Toast al Grand Marnier

candied fruit and raisin sweet Italian bread with an orange Grand Marnier sauce


$14.95

Pancake con Sciroppo D'acero

Your choice of: limone e ricotta (lemon ricotta), con banana (banana), con mirtilli (blueberry), or al cioccolato (chocolate chips)


$15.95

Frittata Casereccia

open face Italian omelet with smoked mozzarella, pesto and oven-dried tomatoes


$15.95

Frittata Salsiccia

open face Italian omelet with sweet Italian sausage, goat cheese, spinach and diced tomato


$16.95

Uova alla Fiorentina

poached eggs over fresh spinach, fonduta sauce, crispy polenta cake


$19.95

Salmone Affumicato

smoked salmon with red onions, hard boiled eggs, arugula, grape tomato and a creamy lemon vinaigrette


$24.95

Uova alla Bismark

two fries eggs served with a thin cut of sirloin and rosemary potatoes



Organic Pastries

$4.95

Croissant


$4.95

Croissant al Cioccolato


$6.95

Croissant with Homemade Jam


$9.95

Ham and Cheese Croissant

served with mixed greens



Specialita' Da Dividere

$11.95

Bruschetta

traditional, red and yellow grape tomato, EV olive oil and basil served over Tuscan bread


$13.95

Arancini di Riso

balls of rice and cheese lightly fried served with a marinara sauce


Three Choices $17.95
Four Choices $12.95
Five Choices $24.95

Piatto di Formaggi

selection of regional Italian cheese with crescentine


$19.95

Affettati Misti con Crescentine

a selection of Italian specialty meats and crescentine, traditional Emilia Romagna's lightly fried flat bread


$18.95

Antipasto Misto

assortment of salumi and Italian cheeses, mixed olives, cannellini beans, pickled and grilled vegetables



Antipasti

$15.95

Caprese Classica

mozzarella di bufala from Campania, red & yellow tomato and fresh basil


$14.95

Sformato di Spinaci

fresh ricotta and spinach flan topped white truffle scented fonduta cheese sauce


$17.95

Gamberetti All "Uccelletto"

sautéed shrimp with cannellini beans, sage, touch of tomato & white wine


$16.95

Cozze in Bianco

sautéed P.E.I. mussels, olive oil, garlic, white wine and parsley


$16.95

Fritto Misto di Pesce e Vegetali

fried calamari, shrimp, bay scallops, carrots, onions, zucchini with tartar sauce and red pepper aioli


$20.95

Tartara di Tonno con Avocado

tuna tartare, avocado, cucumber, red onion in citronette Colman's dressing


$15.95

Polpette al Brandy

meatballs in brandy sauce


$16.95

Cime di Rapa con Salsiccia

sautéed broccoli di rapa with sweet Italian sausage



Insalate

$9.95

Misticanza

baby field greens, grape tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette


$13.95

Insalata di Rucola al Gorgonzola

baby arugula, grilled bosc pears with gorgonzola in vinaigrette dressing


$14.95

Mazze di Tamburo

grilled portobello mushroom, field green & parmigiano, balsamic vinaigrette dressing


$15.95

Insalata di Lacinato Zucca di Ghianda e Topinambur

lacinato kale, roasted acorn squash, sunchokes, maple roasted pecan, pomegranate, parmesan in vinaigrette maple dressing


$13.95

La Classica Cesare

classic "Caesar" salad


$17.95

La Gastone

Boston lettuce, shrimp, endive, sundried tomatoes, grilled zucchini and pinoli nuts


$14.95

Allegra

baby field greens, grape tomatoes, avocado, strawberries, dried cherries, red onions and pecorino cheese


$20.95

Salmone

smoked salmon with red onions, hard boiled eggs, arugula, grape tomato and a creamy lemon vinaigrette


$25.95

Insalata di Tonno Alla Nizzarda

sesame seared Ahi tuna over baby field greens haricots vert, nicoise olives, fingerling potatoes, hardboiled egg, and marinated red onions



Primi – Dry Pasta

$18.95

Rigatoni al Telefono con Burrata

Rigatoni with eggplant and burrata in tomato sauce


$18.95

Penne alla Vodka

penne with vodka creamy pink sauce



Pasta Artigianale

$18.95

Spaghetti Pomodoro e Basilico

San Marzano plum tomato sauce, fresh basil, EV olive oil


$19.95

Taglierini Vegeteriani

with mixed seasonal vegetables and fresh tomato


$22.95

Lasagna Verde alla "Bolognese"

typical Emilia Romagna dish spinach pasta layered with veal ragu and béchamel


$20.95

Pappardelle alle Erbe con Funghi di Bosco

fresh herb pappardelle with mixed wild mushrooms, cream sauce


$23.95

Tagliatelle al Ragu

tradional Emilia Romagna egg pasta ribbons served with veal ragu


$22.95

Gnocchi di Patate al Forno Gratinati

tomato sauce and parmesan gratinee


$22.95

Strozzapreti alle Cime di Rapa e Salsiccia

sautéed broccoli di rapa and Italian sweet sausage


$26.95

Spaghetti alla Chitarra ai Frutti di Mare

with shrimp, calamari, scallop, mussels and clam fresh tomato sauce


$26.95

Cacio e Mele con Stufato d'Agnello

stuffed ravioli with roasted Granny Smith apple, fresh ricotta and pecorino dressed with sage butter topped with lamb ragu



Carne – Pesce

$29.95

Trancio di Salmone alle Erbe

oven roasted filet of Canadian salmon crusted with fresh herb and garlic


$24.95

Pollo alla "Chicchi"

breaded breast of chicken Milanese style baby arugula, onions and grape tomato


$29.95

Tagliata di Manzo al Rosmarino

sliced sirloin steak with rosemary



Contorni Vegetariani

$10.95

Spinaci in Foglie

sautéed spinach with garlic and evo


$10.95

Fagiolini con Burro e Scalogno

sautéed haricot verts with butter & shallot


$10.95

Funghi Trifolati

sautéed wild mushrooms with fresh herbs garlic & truffle oil


$10.95

Peperonata

Tri color sweet peppers, onions tomato and garlic


$9.95

Misto di Vegetali Aglio e Olio

sautéed mixed vegetable garlic & ev


Mp $

Cime di Rapa

sautéed broccoli di rapa with garlic & evo


Mp $

Cavoletti di Bruxelles

Grilled Brussels' sprouts


$19.95

Piatto Vegeteriano

Your choice of 3 contorni with fresh polenta or cannellini beans



Panini – Sandwich

$15.95

Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato

basil, sun-dried tomato pesto


$15.95

Vegan Grilled Vegetables

sun-dried tomatoes cannellini bean hummus, and chopped almonds


$15.95

Grilled Vegetables

fresh mozzarella, basil, and basil pesto


$16.95

Portobello

avocado, caramelized onions, fontina cheese, plum tomato, lettuce and basil Aioli


$19.95

Salmone Affumicato

grilled zucchini grape tomato, arugula, avocado, red onions, and aioli


$18.95

Sopressata Salami

provolone Valpadana DOP cheese, sundried tomatoes, arugula, oregano


$18.95

Mortadella Bolognese

Scamorza pistachio pesto, baby spinach and balsamic glaze


$18.95

Prosciutto Cotto

Pecorino Tartufato arugula, tomato and truffle butter


$18.95

Speck

caramelized onions, tomato, taleggio cheese, augula, pears & fig mustard


$18.95

Prosciutto di Parma

stracchino, tomato and arugula


$18.95

Chicken

parmesan, broccoli rabe provolone Valpadana DOP cheese, basil pesto


$18.95

Meatball

fontina tomato sauce and basil



La Pizza

$17.95

Margherita

tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella and basil


$18.95

D.O.C.

classic margherita with bufala mozzarella and basil


$18.95

Quattro Stagioni

tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, artichoke hearts imported olives, prosciutto cotto and mushrooms


$21.95

Prosciutto di Parma

fresh mozzarella, grape vine tomato prosciutto di Parma and arugula


$18.95

Salame Piccante

tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella spicy sopressata


$21.95

Pizza Machiavelli

black truffle cream, fresh mozzarella, and wild mushrooms


$19.95

Quattro Formaggi

fresh mozzarella, gorgonzola, fontina, taleggio


$18.95

Macellaio

tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, caramelized red onion and Italian sweet sausage


$21.95

Pizza con Speck e Marmellata di Fichi

tomato, mozzarella, speck & figs jam


$24.95

Frutti di Mare

tomato, mozzarella, mussels, clams, calamari and shrimp