Hot August Night Menu


Timballo di Gambero
A tower of fresh crayfish tails and avocado tossed in a light lemon mayonnaise, garnished with baby salad leaves and served with a wedge of lemon

Salsicce con Spinaci
Tuscan sausage pan-fried with onions and spinach in a touch of butter, finished with red wine jus

Calamari Fritti
Calamari rings dusted in seasoned flour and deep-fried. Served with tartar sauce and garnished with salad leaves and a wedge of lemon

Fungho Toscana
Portobello mushroom topped with friarielli (turnips tops) and provolone (soft Italian cheese), baked in the oven and finished with rocket leaves and Chef’s own sun-dried tomato pesto


Pescespada con Caponata
Loin of swordfish pan-fried and served on a bed of caponata (roasted aubergines, olives, onions, celery, capers, pine kernels, fresh tomatoes, garlic and red wine vinegar). Accompanied with cubetti potatoes

Fracosta alla Griglia
Sirloin steak marinated in olive oil and garlic, chargrilled, served with grilled cherry tomatoes, Portobello mushroom and sautéed potatoes

Pollo della Casa
Corn fed chicken breast pan-fried with mushrooms, roasted mixed peppers and red onions, finished with a white wine sauce. Accompanied with sautéed potatoes

Spaghetti Marinara
Spaghetti tossed with pan-fried baby clams, prawns, calamari, mussels (in shell), garlic and onions in Chef’s own rich tomato sauce



Tiramisu al Cafe
Sponge fingers soaked in coffee, topped with a layer of zabaglione, fresh cream and mascarpone cream cheese and finished with a dusting of cocoa powder

The ultimate chocolate cake experience! We dare you not to love it …. (Gluten free)

A sumptuous cheesecake of the day set on a digestive biscuit base - check with your server

Three scoops of Italian ice cream – choose from vanilla, chocolate, coconut, cappuccino, pistachio, strawberry, rum & raisin, passion fruit sorbet, mango sorbet and lemon sorbet

Italiana Cheeseboard (Supplement of £3.00)
A selection of imported Italian cheese (Scamorza, Chilli Pepperino, Bel Paese and Gorgonzola). Served with homemade red onion and apple chutney, savoury biscuits, celery and grapes


£42.50 per person

Opening Times

Mon to Sat Lunch from 12.00
(last orders taken at 2.30pm)
Mon to Sat Evening from 6.30pm
(last orders taken at 9.30pm)
Sunday: Closed until further notice

Get In Touch

Old Barn Court
High Street
Essex, CM12 9BY
Telephone: 01277 630120