DINNER MENU

LAGUNA BEACH

Welcome, Romeo Cucina offers a variety of menu options. We do our best to keep our menu seasonal and meet CDC’s standards during this global pandemic. Service may take more time to meet those requirements. Your cooperation is appreciated.NEW MENU CURRENTLY IN PROCESS.Grazie!

ANTIPASTI (Appetizers)

Parmigiana di Melanzane  14

lightly fried eggplant, baked with mozzarella, parmigiano gratin, arrabbiata sauce, garlic crostini

Misto Fresco   16

Caprese with herbs & San Daniele Prosciutto, seasonal melon

Calamaretti Misti  18

Lightly fried calamari, shrimp, and fresh fish of the day, arrabbiata sauce

Tagliere Sfizioso   20

Romeo Charcuterie Board, slices of Parmigiano Reggiano & caciotta cheese, Mediterranean olives, soppressata Calabrese, San Daniele prosciutto, seasonal fruit

Polipo Calabriano   20

tender Mediterranean octopus sautéed with garlic, onion, Campari tomato, radicchio, Kalamata olives, with white wine and stain of arrabbiata sauce

Guazetto Di Vongole 15

fresh clams, agile e olio, serrano, seafood stock, lime juice, garlic crostini

INSALATE (Salads)

NOTE:  Chicken 6     Shrimp  8     Salmon   12            Split Fee   2.50

Insalatina Romeo  10

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

Amante di Cesare    12

Hearth Romaine, baby spinach, polenta croutons, radicchio, topped with shaved Grana Padano, Romeo dressing

Panzanella Calabrese   14

Campari ripe tomatoes, red onions, oregano, fresh buffalo mozzarella, arugula, croutons of Polenta and EVOO

PASTE (Pastas)

Note:   Gluten Free   2.50      Split Fee   3

Tortelloni di Carne  22

Homemade Tortelloni, braised rib eye filling, house pesto, cream, fresh arugula & shaved Grana Padano

Pappardelle Boscaiola  26

Housemade pasta, caramelized onions, guanciale, heirloom mushrooms, light cream demi-glace, truffle oil, sliced black truffle

Rigatoni Giulietta   18

“favorite for 30 years,” heirloom mushrooms, spinach, onions, pine nuts, decadent brandy pink sauce

Pennette Romeo   18

Pennette, grilled chicken breast, diced tomatoes, pine nuts, heirloom mushrooms, onion, fresh basil, and extra virgin olive oil

Spaghetti Pennello   21

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

Fettuccine alle Carni   18

Home fettuccine, Romeo Bolognese, with country style meatballs

Primavera Vegana  18

vegan pasta, caramelized onion, pine nuts, broccoli, cauliflower, asparagus, mushrooms, light arrabbiata sauce, truffle oil, arugula (no modifications)

Farfalle al Salmone   22

bow tie pasta, smoked salmon, capers, light mascarpone sauce, caviar

Spaghetti Costa Verde Degli Dei   21

“Romeo Family favorite,” fresh clams, aglio e olio, white wine, red pepper

I SECONDI (Entrees)

Pollo Mamma Graziella   22

Breaded chicken breast pan-fried, topped with freshly diced tomatoes, arugula and fresh buffalo mozzarella, served with capelli arrabiatta

Polletto al Tartufino  22

Grilled chicken breast, heirloom mushrooms, truffle oil, herb potatoes, garlic spinach

Filettino di Manzo   34

beef tenderloin grilled, served with a Chianti & gorgonzola reduction, herb potatoes, garlic spinach

Cioppino Paradiso del Sub  28

fresh fish of the day, calamari, clams, mussels, shrimp, scallops, in a rich seafood tomato stock, garlic crostini

Bistecca alle Brace   36

rib eye grilled with shiitake mushrooms & tomatoes, served with a side of garlic spinach and roast potatoes

Salmone al Prosecco 28

grilled salmon, mirepoix, orange Prosecco reduction, herb potatoes, garlic spinach

PIZZA (Woodfire Pizza / Thin Crust!).     “00”

NOTE:     Gluten free surcharge     2.50

Pizza Margherita  16

Fresh tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, oregano, fresh basil

Al Gusto Forte   18

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

La Capricciosa  18

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

La Bianca  18

white pizza, mushrooms, ricotta, truffle oil, arugula

MENU DEL BAMBINO (Kids Menu). Strictly 12 years and under.

NOTE:  Chicken  or  Sausage 4

Spaghetti al Pomodoro  9

spaghetti and tomato sauce

Penne al Pollo con Crema   10

penne, cream sauce, chicken

Pizzetta  12

Tomato & mozzarella plus any one topping

Pollo Del Bambino  10

breaded chicken, side of steamed broccoli