Showtime Menu


Bruschetta con Prosciutto
Pugliese bread char-grilled and topped with diced vine tomatoes, red onions, garlic, fresh oregano, basil and extra virgin olive oil. Finished with a slice of Parma ham and rocket leaves

Pasticione con Anitra
Filo pastry parcel filled with slow cooked shredded duck and caramelised red onion, baked in the oven, garnished with salad leaves and drizzled with balsamic reduction

Calamari al Diavola
Calamari rings dusted in flour, deep-fried and tossed in garlic and chilli butter

Fungho Toscana
Portobello mushroom topped with mixed herbs, lemon juice, lemon zest, garlic and Parmesan cheese and baked in the oven. Garnished with rocket leaves


Fritto Misto
Fillet of red mullet, white bait, tiger prawns, calamari and julienne of courgette, dusted in flour, deep fried and served with mixed salad and home-made tartar sauce

Crostata all Griglia
Sirloin steak marinated in olive oil, garlic and rosemary and char-grilled. Served with grilled cherry tomatoes, Portobello mushroom and sautéed potatoes

Pollo Ripieno
Corn fed chicken breast stuffed with a mixture of Parma ham, sun dried tomatoes, pine nuts, mascarpone cheese, flat leaf parsley and Parmesan cheese and roasted in the oven. Served on a bed of mixed salad leaves, green beans, avocado and shavings of salted ricotta cheese

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 expresso coffee and a shot of rum, 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.

Two scoops of Italian ice cream – choose from amaretto, chocolate, vanilla, raspberry 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 lunch from 12.00
(last orders taken at 3.30pm)

Get In Touch

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