Cesco's Dinner Menu


AntiPasti

 

CARNE

VERDURE

Prosciutto di Parma          $14
Salame                                 $12
Salmone Carpaccio           $14

 

Individual Assorted Antipasti for 2    $16
Share Assorted Antipasti for 4-6         $36

Baked cauliflower with garlic           $ 9
Marinated Olives                               $ 9
Brussel Sprouts                                  $ 9
Parmigiano Reggiano                        $10

 

 

Hot Antipasti

Tortellini in Brodo (cheese tortellini in a chicken broth) $9
Zucchini Fritti $12.95
Braised Short Ribs and polenta $14.95
Polpettine Cesco’s Veal Meatballs $12.95
Stuffed Artichoke with capers, garlic, breadcrumbs and parmigiano $12.95
                                          Cauliflower alla parmigiano: roasted cauliflower, caramelized onions, topped with breadcrumbs                                     and parmigiano cheese and then baked $12.95
Grilled Baby Octopus with haricot vert, olives, red onion, capers in a lemon aioli  $14.95
Fried Calamari served with Filetto di Pomodoro sauce $12.95
Steamed Belgium Mussels in Marinara or white wine and garlic $12.95
                                           Clams Oreganato: littleneck clams baked and topped with seasonal breadcrumbs                                                     (1/2) dozen for $12 and (1) dozen for $17

Hot Antipasti: choice of 3 appetizers, Baked Clams, Fried Calamari, Scampi, Mussels or Octopus  $19 per person


 


Insalate

Caprese Tomatoes with Buffalo Mozzarella $14
Burrata Cheese stuffed in a Beefsteak Tomato with pesto sauce $14
Cesco's Organic mixed greens with walnuts, local apples and Gorgonzola cheese $12
Caesar focaccia croutons, Caesar dressing with organic romaine lettuce or Kale $12
Spinach and Arugula salad with Fried Goat Cheese, Crispy Pancetta,
Cherry Tomatoes, fried Onions in a Balsamic Vinaigrette $12
Organic local Red and White Beet salad with goat cheese sprinkled with a fig balsamic reduction $12
Tri Colore Salad with grilled Asparagus, Cherry Tomatoes, red onion, gorgonzola cheese in a Balsamic Vinaigrette  $14


Pasta

Spaghetti alla Carbonara $11 half/$18
Bucatini all’ Amatriciana $11 half/$18
Risotto Pescatore (mixed seafood) $32
Cesco's Lasagne with Bolognese and Bechamel $20.95
Handmade Potato Gnocchi, black truffle, buerre blanc sauce $11 half/$18
Handmade Tagliatelle with a traditional Bolognese sauce $11half/$18
Bucatini with Broccoli di Rabe and pecorino cheese $18
Fusilli Basil Pesto with grilled chicken and toasted pine nuts $21
Farfalle al Salmone with petite peas, shiitake mushrooms in a pink sauce $21
Black Fettuccine with Rock Shrimp and roasted peppers in a light tomato sauce $22
Spaghetti alle Vongole, fresh clams sauteed with garlic, white wine and olive oil $20
Lemon Fettuccine with Shrimps in white wine garlic and diced tomatoes $24
 

Gluten free pasta available upon request


Secondi: Pesce


Branzino pan seared with a Lobster Reduction Sauce
served over Gnocchi, Sautéed Brussels Sprouts and Shitake Mushrooms $30
Parmesan Crusted Halibut in a Burre Blanc sauce, served with Spinach, Artichoke Hearts $36
Spiedini di Gamberi, grilled Shrimp marinated in Limoncello and Rosemary  $24
Salmone al Vino Rosso with Butternut Squash Puree and Escarole $28
Grilled Seafood  Calamari, Shrimps, Scallops, Fish of the day with Oreganato sauce $38
                                   Zuppa di Pesce, traditional Italian Fish Stew with an assortment of Mussels, Clams, Calamari,                                                               Shrimp and Fish of the day served over toasted country bread  $28


Carne

Chicken Scarpariello Cherry Peppers, Organic Chicken and Pork Sausage $22
Chicken Milanese with Tomatoes, Arugula and Mozzarella Salad $22
Chicken Capriccioso Breaded chicken cutlet baked with fresh mozzarella, marinated tomatoes and pesto $22
Skirt Steak marinated with Porcini Mushrooms and Balsamic glaze with hand cut potato fries  $34
Veal Scaloppini alla Cesco (Veal topped with prosciutto, melted mozzarella in a marsala reduction sauce) $26
Veal Ossobuco with Risotto Milanese style $36
Veal Picatta $26

Eggplant alla Parmigiana $19

 


Side dishes

Sauteed escarole and garlic $7
Sauteed spinach and shallots $7
Butternut squash puree $7
Roasted Carrots in a honey garlic sauce  $7
Roasted Peppers and Onions $7
Roasted Potatoes $7

 


The consumption of raw or undercooked eggs, meat, poultry, seafood
or shellfish may increase your risk of foodborne illness