Laguna Beach Menus

Romeo Cucina offers a variety of menu options for different times of the day and different occassions. We do our best to keep the menus updated seasonally. For seasonal or Happy Hour Promotions please verify by calling in that we are still offering items of interest.

Zuppe – Soups


Assorted fresh spring vegetable soup in a delightful broth

Zuppa di Pesce

Clams, mussels, shrimp, calamari & herbs, all in a fresh zesty broth

Antipasti - Appetizers

Melanzane Parmigiana

Golden light crisp eggplant baked with mozzarella, topped with a slightly spiced tomato sauce & freshly grated parmigiana

Bruschetta Piatta

Homemade flat Focaccia bread baked in our wood oven, topped with ripe tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, basil and ricotta salata

Arancini di Riso

Golden lightly fried crisp Arborio rice filled with meat sauce & mozzarella

Misto Fresco

Fresh bufola mozzarella, tomato, basil, prosciutto di Parma San Daniel, Melon Toscano


A vegetarian delight, grilled radicchio, endive, shiitake & oyster mushrooms, zucchini, eggplant, squash, asparagus and roasted bell peppers

Carpaccio di Manzo

Thinly sliced raw beef filet, artichoke hearts, arugula, caper berries & shaved Grana Padano

Misto di Calamaretti

Lightly fried calamari, shrimp, tuna and swordfish, with a side of arrabiata sauce

Insalate - Salads

Insalatina Romeo

Hearth Romaine, tomatoes, olives, red onions, cucumbers, ricotta salata, mint, Romeo dressing

Amante di Cesare

Hearth Romaine, baby spinach, croutons of Polenta, topped with shaved Grana Padano cheese, Romeo dressing

Insalatina di Tonno Fresco

Thinly sliced peppered Ahi tuna seared & served over spinach, endive, radicchio, arugula, Romeo sesame vinaigrette with crunchy Capelli

Panzanella Calabrese

Campari ripe tomatoes, red onions, oregano, fresh bufola mozzarella, arugula, croutons of Polenta and a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil

Insalata con Pollo

Thinly sliced grilled chicken served over radicchio, endive, spinach, pine nuts and mozzarella cheese, Romeo sesame dressing


Risotto di Campagna

Arborio rice, porcini mushrooms, asparagus, gorgonzola, and sun dried tomatoes, served in light cream sauce, topped with a hint of truffle oil and shaved Grana Padano

Risotto Gamberetti Capesante allo Zafferano

Arborio rice, shrimp, scallops, zucchini, carrots & celery in our saffron reduction

Paste - Pasta

Capelli D’Angelo

Angel hair, diced tomatoes, garlic, arugula, basil & extra virgin olive oil

Gnocchetti alla Grappa

Homemade potato pillows with chopped zucchini, sun dried tomatoes and a blend of very finely chopped mushrooms, all in a light grappa pink sauce

Tortelloni di Carne

Homemade tortelloni filled with braised rib eye in a fresh creamy pesto sauce, garnished with fresh arugula & shaved Grana Padano

Panzarotti D’Aragosta

Homemade Panzarotti filled with lobster and crab, served in a whisky pink sauce with shrimp & scallops

Rigatoni Giulietta

Short tube pasta in a unique romantic blend of pine nuts, finely chopped mushrooms, spinach, onions, in a fresh tomato & mascarpone sauce

Pennette Romeo

Pennette, grilled chicken breast, diced tomatoes, pine nuts, oyster, shiitake, and porcini mushrooms, shallots, fresh basil, and extra virgin olive oil

Spaghetti Pennello

Fresh shrimp, scallops, asparagus, roast bell peppers, sautéed with garlic & extra virgin olive oil

Tagliatelle Rustiche

Homemade thin, flat pasta in our Romeo Bolognese sauce, served with country style meatballs

Lasagnette Graziella

Homemade sheet pasta layered in our classic Romeo Bolognese, Besciamella, mozzarella & Parmigiano

Spaghetti Costa Verde

Fresh live clams’ sautéed with extra virgin olive oil and garlic, finished with a touch of tomato, white wine & Italian parsley
  Whole Wheat & Gluten-free Pasta available – Gluten-free Pasta $ - Split charge $

I Secondi - Entrées

Pollo Mamma Graziella

Breaded double chicken breast pan-fried, baked with mozzarella, topped with freshly diced tomatoes, arugula and fresh ovolini mozzarella, served with capelli checca

Pollo Grigliato al Limone

Grilled double chicken breast with a reduction of dry white wine, fresh lemon & capers, served with capelli checca

Vitello al Porto

Veal scaloppini sautéed with porcini mushrooms, artichoke hearts in a port wine sauce, served with a side of garlic spinach & roasted potatoes

Ossobuco alla Romana

Veal shank tender to the bone, slowly braised in a fresh vegetable & tomato sauce, served over homemade tagliatelle pasta

Filettino di Manzo

Grilled filet mignon served with a Chianti & gorgonzola reduction Roast potatoes and freshly sautéed baby spinach

Cioppino Mediterraneo

Fresh clams, mussels, shrimp, scallops, swordfish, calamari, Ahi in a rich seafood stock and tomato broth

Bistecca alle Brace

16 oz. Rib eye grilled with shiitake mushrooms & tomatoes, served with a side of garlic spinach and roasted potatoes

Salmone al Prosecco

Grilled salmon served in a fresh orange Prosecco sauce julienne cut carrots celery an shallots, with capelli checca
  Pesce Del Giorno Ask for our fresh fish of the day

Pizze al Forno a Legna - Wood fired Pizza Oven

Pizza Margherita

Fresh tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, oregano, fresh basil

Pollo Orientale

Fresh tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, grilled chicken breast, drizzled with our Romeo sesame sauce

Al Gusto Forte

Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, pepperoni, sausage, roasted bell peppers, Kalamata olives & fresh oregano

Ai Funghi Selvaggi

Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, and wild mushrooms

La Capricciosa

Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, basil, mushrooms, Kalamata olives, artichoke hearts, and prosciutto di Parma San Daniele

Focaccia Romeo

Flat focaccia, toponata Romeo, chopped roasted bell peppers, arugula, prosciutto di Parma San Daniele, ricotta salata & Grana Padano cheese
  Gluten-Free Pizza also available

Menu Del Bambino Kids Menu


Any shaped pasta with your choice of: tomato & basil sauce, meat sauce, gourmet white cheese sauce or butter & Parmigiano

Pollo Mamma Romeo

Golden homemade chicken tenders served with a side of penne pasta Pomodoro or fresh vegetables

Pizza Del Bambino

Tomato & mozzarella plus any one topping