254 PRESTON STREET  OTTAWA, ON    613.236.1081

– DINNER MENU –

Please note the menu may not reflect exactly what is offered in the restaurant, as items change regularly
Antipasti/ Appetizer
 $16
Antipasto
Assorted Italian cold cuts, marinated vegetables, bocconcini and parmigiano cheeses
$16
SAUSAGE ROSOLATE
Grilled Italian sausage with sauteed onions, bell peppers and mushrooms
$10
BRUSCHETTA
Diced tomatoes, garlic, oregano, extra virgin olive oil and parmigiano cheese, served on thickly sliced crostini
$15
FRIED CALAMARI
Fresh squid lightly floured and deep-fried
$14
FRIED SMELTS
Lake smelts lightly floured, deep fried and tossed with spicy olive oil, chilies, garlic & parsley
$14
FRIED ZUCCHINI
Breaded zucchini sticks, fried till crisp, accompanied by our homemade dipping sauce
$16
BEEF CARPACCIO
Thinly sliced beef tenderloin, extra virgin olive oil and fresh lemon with shaved Grana Padano cheese
$15
MUSSELS MARINARA
Steamed mussels in white wine, garlic, and tomato.
$12
ESCARGOTS SICILIANA
Baked escargots in tomato sauce and topped with mozzarella cheese
$16
SHRIMP COGNAC
Jumbo shrimp sauteed in a garlic and cognac rose sauce
$16
SMOKED SALMON
Smoked Atlantic salmon topped with capers, red onions and extra virgin olive oil
Zuppa/Soup
$10
MINESTRONE
Diced green zucchini, carrots, celery, potatoes, assorted beans, chick peas & onions simmered in a tomato-based broth
$9
STRACCIATELLA ALLA ROMANA
Traditional egg drop soup with Grana Padano cheese in a veal broth
$9
TORTELLINI IN BROTH
Meat tortellini in a homemade veal broth
Insalata / Salad
$12
CAESAR SALAD
Romain lettuce, garlic croutons and crumbled bacon tossed in our house Caesar dressing
$9
CHEF SALAD
Mixed greens with seasonal vegetables tossed in our house vinaigrette
$16
CAPRESE SALAD
Sliced tomatoes layered with bocconcini cheese and finished with extra virgin olive oil, salt, cracked black pepper and fresh basil
$13
ITALIAN SALAD
Romaine lettuce, onion, tomato, chickpeas, olives, hard-boiled egg & artichokes served with our homemade vinaigrette
Pizza Tradizionale / Personal Pizza
$19
NORCINI
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, Italian sausage, hot peppers and mushrooms
$19
MIA
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, grilled zucchini, roasted red peppers, diced tomatoes & mushrooms
$21
SOFIA
Basil pesto, mozzarella, chicken, black olives and sun dried tomatoes
$17
Margherita Pizza
Tomato sauce, mozzarella & fresh basil
Pasta
$30
LINGUINI PESCATORE
Linguini with tiger shrimp, crab meat, scallops & mussels in your choice of tomato or cream sauce, or olive oil and garlic
$24
FETTUCCINE al SALMONE
Smoked salmon, spinach, green onion and capers in a cream sauce
$23
PENNE CARROZZA
Spicy Italian sausage, sweet bell peppers and onions in an Arrabbiata sauce
$24
RIGATONI GIULIANA
Sauteed mushrooms, onions and chicken in a rose sauce
$24
CANNELLONI della CASA
Homemade pasta sheets rolled with minced veal, spinach and parmigiano cheese filling, baked in a tomato sauce and topped with mozzarella
$25
LASAGNA al FORNO
Homemade lasagna layered with Bolognese sauce, Grana Padano & mozzarella cheeses, baked
$32
Jumbo Shrimp al Pesto
Jumbo shrimp with fettuccine in a basil pesto cream sauce
$25
Tortellini al Funghi
Meat stuffed tortellini tossed with a mixed mushroom medley in a cream sauce
$25
Gluten Free FUSILLI
Gluten Free fusilli pasta, sun dried tomatoes, black olives, pine nuts and chillies tossed in extra virgin olive oil and garlic with grilled Italian zucchini
$23
SPAGHETTI alla CARBONARA
Sauteed onions, pancetta and cracked black pepper in an egg yolk enriched cream sauce
$24
Gnocchi alla Napoletana
Homemade potato dumplings served in our light tomato sauce
$24
MANICOTTI
Homemade spinach pasta sheets rolled around a house-made ricotta, baked in tomato sauce and topped with mozzarella cheese
$22
SPAGHETTI and MEATBALLS
Spaghetti and meatballs in a rich bolognese sauce
$25
RAVIOLI BOLOGNESE
Homemade ravioli stuffed with ground veal in a tomato sauce
Pesce e Frutta di Mare / Fish and Seafood Platter
$26
FILET OF SOLE
Pan roasted filet of sole with fresh lemon, white wine and herbs served with potatoes and vegetables
$30
GRILLED SALMON
Grilled Atlantic salmon filet drizzled with olive oil, garlic, fresh parsley and served with potatoes and vegetables
SEAFOOD PLATTER
Lobster Tails, King Crab legs, Scampi and Mussels served atop riso pescatore in a rose sauce
Pollo / Chicken
$25
POLLO PIEMONTESE
Chicken breast sauteed with pancetta, mushrooms and onions in a red wine demi-glaze
$25
POLLO PRINCIPESSA
Chicken breast layered with asparagus and mozzarella cheese with a demi-glaze sauce
$25
POLLO PAVESE
Chicken breast sauateed with sun dried tomatoes & asparagus in a cream sauce
$26
CHICKEN PARMIGIANA
Breaded chicken breast layered with tomato sauce, mozzarella and parmigiano cheeses served with spaghetti in tomato sauce
$32
PATTY’S GLUTEN-FREE CHICKEN PARMIGIANA
Chicken breast, not breaded, baked with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese served with gluten-free fusilli in tomato sauce
Vitello / Veal
$35
BOCCONCINI alla TRATTORIA
Breaded veal filled with shrimp, mozzarella cheese and spinach, finished in a white wine demi-glaze sauce
$28
SALTIMBOCCA alla ROMANA
Veal scaloppine with prosciutto in a demi-glaze sauce
$30
Veal Marsala
Veal scaloppine in a Marsala wine and mushroom demi glaze
$28
Veal Parmigiana
Breaded veal scaloppine baked with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese, served with spaghetti in tomato sauce
$28
Veal Piccata
Pan-seared veal scaloppine with lemon in a white wine sauce
Salsicce / Sausage
$26
SAUSAGE CACCIATORE
Grilled Italian sausage with onions, sweet bell peppers and mushrooms in a tomato sauce served with spaghetti bolognese
Specialità Della Casa / House Specialties
$45
STEAK TRATTORIA
Certified Angus Beef Rib 12 oz Steak with sauteed mushrooms
$49
RACK OF LAMB
Pan-seared rack of New Zealand lamb with a rosemary, red wine reduction
$39
VEAL CHOP
Grilled 12 oz veal chop topped with sauteed mushrooms
Gluten-Free Menu
All items below are gluten-free and celiac friendly.
$25
Gluten-Free Fusilli
Corn based gluten free pasta imported from Italy, sun-dried tomatoes, pine nuts, black olives and chilies tossed in extra virgin olive oil and garlic with grilled Italian zucchini
$32
Patty’s Gluten-Free Pollo Parmigiana
Chicken breast, not breaded, baked with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese served with gluten-free fusilli in tomato sauce
$30
Salmone alla Griglia
Grilled Atlantic salmon filet drizzled with olive oil,garlic, and fresh parsley and served with potatoes and vegetables
$22
Chicken on the Grill
Grilled chicken scaloppine with lemon served with potatoes and vegetables
$26
Veal on the Grill
Grilled veal scaloppine with lemon served with potatoes and vegetables
Please note the menu may not reflect exactly what is offered in the restaurant, as items change regularly