Dinner Menu

Starter

Gluten free and vegan alternatives available on request

Pane Fresco (v, gf)
Basket of Italian bread
£1.75
Garlic Breads (v, gf)
Fresh stone baked pizza bread

- Garlic bread (v, vg, gf)£4.75

- Garlic bread with mozzarella, crushed tomatoes and fresh basil (v, gf)£5.50

- Garlic bread with Sicilian red pesto and parmesan cheese (v, gf)£5.50

- Vegan garlic bread with mozzarella and roast peppers (v, vg, gf)£5.75

Bruschetta (v, vg, gf)
alian garlic bread topped with fresh crushed tomatoes, olive oil, oregano and fresh basil
£5.50
Misto Di Olive (v, vg, gf)
Marinated olives with sun-dried tomato and basil pesto, served with fresh baked grissini
£4.50
Parmigiana di Melanzane (v, gf)
Layered aubergine, tomato sauce, mozzarella, parmesan, oregano and fresh basil
£7.60
Bufala alla Roccoco (v, gf)
Sweet roasted peppers with creamy buffalo mozzarella and a sweet balsamic dressing
£7.60
Zuppa Del Giorno
Fresh made soup of the day, served with Italian bread
£5.25
Carpaccio di Manzo
Thinly sliced fillet of beef, dressed with lemon and grain mustard olive oil and served with salad leaves and parmesan shavings
£11.95
Prosciutto Crudo (gf)
Thinly sliced San Daniele parma ham, parmesan shavings, served with fresh leaves in a lemon and olive oil dressing
£8.95
Arancini con Carne
Risotto and ragu balls, rolled in breadcrumbs and fried, served with a spicy tomato dipping sauce
£7.50
Abbuffatina (serves 2) (gf)
Sharing platter of Italian salami, ham, buffalo mozzarella, roasted and marinated Vegetables
£16.95
Gamberoni Barcarello (gf)
Pan-fried king prawns with garlic, chili and lemon
£13.50
Coppa di Gamberetti
Fresh water shrimps, dressed with Marie Rose sauce on a bed of crisp leaves
£8.50
Cozze
Steamed mussels with spicy tomato and white wine
£8.95

Pasta

Gluten free and vegan pasta available on request

Linguine alla Marinara (gf)
Flat spaghetti with monkfish, king prawns, squid and fresh mussels in a spicy garlic and tomato sauce
£17.95
Tagliatelle con sugo di Salsiccia (gf)
Fresh egg pasta ribbons tossed in an Italian pork and fennel sausage, tomato and red wine sauce
£14.50
Tagliatelle con Polpette (gf)
Fresh egg pasta ribbons with juicy lamb and rosemary meatballs in a red wine and tomato sauce
£14.50
Spaghetti al Ragu Bolognese (gf)
Our famous ragu with beef and pork meat, served with spaghetti
£13.50
Penne Arrabiata (v, vg, gf)
Spicy chili, garlic and roasted cherry tomato sauce tossed with small pasta tube
£11.95

- Chicken (gf)£13.95

- King Prawns (gf)£16.95

Ravioli alla Norma (gf)
asta parcels filled with chickpeas and herbs, served with roasted cherry tomatoes, aubergine and basil
£14.50
Linguine Pollo Porcini (gf)
Flat spaghetti with chicken and porcini mushrooms in a white wine, oregano and mascarpone cheese
£14.50
Risotto Spagnioletto (gf)
Rich and creamy Arborio rice with chicken, chorizo sausage, green peas and parmesan
£15.95
Linguine al Pesto Siculo (v, gf)
Flat spaghetti with Sicilian pesto, made from aubergine, sun-dried tomatoes, pine kernels, grilled peppers, fresh basil, olive oil and parmesan
£14.50
Linguine Lucullo (gf)
Flat spaghetti served with king prawns, Parma ham sautéed in white wine, saffron and garlic
£17.50
Lasagne al Forno
Our house oven baked lasagne
£13.95
Spaghetti Carbonara (gf)
Long pasta tossed with smoked bacon, egg yolk and parmesan, with a touch of cream
£13.75

Main

Specials available daily, please ask your waitress/er

Arrostito
Sicilian grilled skewers with barbecue chicken, Italian fennel sausage, smoked pancetta, sweet roasted peppers and red onion
£19.95
Filetto alla Brace
Grilled 8oz fillet steak, cooked to your liking and served with chips and your choice of sauce
£29.95

- Peppercorn

- Porcini mushrooms and wine

- Diane

Scalopina di Maiale
Pork fillet grilled with smoked scamorza cheese, chestnut mushrooms, and wholegrain mustard cream sauce
£19.25
Vitello Saltimbocca
Thin sliced veal topside pan-fried with sage butter, topped with Parma hamand buffalo mozzarella, finished with brandy and white wine
£19.95
Branzino al Forno
Roasted sea bass fillets with white wine, braised leeks and smoked pancetta
£20.95
Padellata Siciliana
Italian fish stew with monkfish, king prawns, mussels, calamari with garlic, saffron and white wine and touch of tomatoes and chilli
£23.95
Costolette di Agnello
Grilled, best end of lamb cutlets with garlic and mint salsa, served with chips
£22.95

- ALL DISHES SERVED WITH ROSEMARY POTATOES AND ROASTED MEDITERRANEAN VEGETABLES -

Salad & Sides

Insalata Caprese (v)
Seasoned tomatoes, creamy buffalo mozzarella, fresh basil and extra virgin olive oil
£7.50
Insalata Cesare
Cos lettuce, fresh croutons, parmesan shavings in a creamy dressing with your choice of

- Garlic king prawns £13.95

- Chargrilled chicken and smoked bacon£12.25

Insalata del Sud (v, gf)
Mixed leaves with buffalo mozzarella, cucumber, mixed olives and red onion
£4.95
Insalata Mista
Mixed leaves with lemon olive oil and oregano
£3.95
Patate al Rosmarino (v)
Sautéed potatoes with rosemary and garlic
£3.95
Patatine Fritte (v)
Chips
£3.95
Vegetali Misti (v)
Roasted mediterranean vegetables
£4.25

Pizza

Fresh stone baked Italian pizza made with traditional Neapolitan caputo flour

~ Gluten free and vegan options available on request ~

Margherita (v, vg, gf)
Tomato sauce, mozzarella and fresh basil
£12.50
Paperino (gf)
Smoked duck, caramelised inions and feta cheese
£17.25
Tutto Misto (gf)
Pepperoni salami, cherry tomatoes, kalamata olives, grilled artichoke and anchovies
£13.95
Salmoncino (gf)
Hot smoked salmon, cream cheese and spring onions
£15.95
Contadino (gf)
Minced lamb ragu, ricotta cheese with mint, garlic mushrooms and pecorino cheese
£15.95
Carpaccino (gf)
Cured beef, rocket, parmesan shavings and wholegrain mustard
£15.25
Quattro Formaggi (v, gf)
Dolce latte blue cheese, smoked scarmoza cheese, buffalo mozzarella, ricotta and asparagus
£15.95
Ragusa (gf)
Italian pork sausage ragu, spicypepperoni salami, garlic mushrooms and chili cream cheese
£15.95
Siciliana (gf)
Italian salamis, black olives, artichoke, anchovies
£15.95
Troppa Carne (gf)
Italian sausage, pepperoni, pancetta,smoked chicken, smoked scamorzacheese, fresh chili, rocket, drizzledwith honey mustard olive oil dressing
£15.95
Primavera (v)
Chargrilled aubergine, courgette, slowroasted peppers, grilled artichokes,fresh rocket, drizzled with olive oil
£15.95
Pollettino (gf)
Marinated chicken, slow roasted sweet peppers and goats cheese
£15.95
Rustichetto (gf)
Spinach sautéed in garlic with a baked egg and smoked pancetta
£15.95

Dessert

Home Made Tiramisu
Sponge biscuits soaked in marsala wine, topped with sweet mascarpone cream
£5.95
Home Made Cheese Cake
Ask your waitress/er for todays options
£5.95
Profiteroles
Choux pastry balls filled with fresh cream and covered with white chocolate
£5.95
Tartuffo Bianco
Semifreddo ice cream, topped with crushed meringue and an espresso shot
£5.95
Gelato
Trio of ice cream
£5.95
Gelato al limone
Real lemon sorbet
£5.95
Mango & Passionfruit ice cream cheesecake (gf)
Mix of cheesecake and ice cream, topped with mango and passionfruit sauce on crunchy biscuit
£5.95

Key:
(v) vegetarian — (vg) vegan — (gf) gluten free


Contact

Rustico Restaurant

62 Union Row
Aberdeen
AB10 1SA

01224 658 444

rusticorestaurant@yahoo.com


Opening Times

MondayClosed
Tuesday – Thursday12:00 PM – 2:30 PM
5:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Friday – Saturday12:00 PM – 10:30 PM
SundayClosed