DINNER MENU

LAGUNA NIGUEL

 

Romeo Cucina offers a variety of menu options for different times of the day and different occasions. We do our best to keep the menus updated seasonally.Menu items and prices subject to change without notice.

ANTIPASTI (Appetizers)

Bruschetta

Romeo grilled bread topped with tomato & basil and balsamic reduction ($8.50)

Tagliere (charcuterie board).

Parmigiano Reggiano, Ricotta, Caciotta pepper cheese, Salame Calabrese, Cerignola Olives. Berries and crostini (15.95)

Pepata di Cozze

Steamed Mussels in a mild traditional Italian tomato Broth ($16.95)

Scottata di Tonno

Lightly Seared sesame crusted ahi tuna with, cucumber, avocado and balsamic ($15.95)

Frittura Mista

Deep fried calamari and Shrimp with a side of spicy red Romeo sauce  ($16.95)

Caprese

Buffalo mozzarella, tomato, basil and Prosciutto. ($14.50)

Carpaccio

Thin sliced raw beef fillet, artichokes hearts, Arugola, capers and shaved Parmigiano ($14.95)

INSALATE (Salads)

Insalata Della Casa,

romaine, tomatoes, red onions, cucumbers, Kalamata olives Chevre(Feta Cheese) and mint, house dressing ($8.50)

Amante di Cesare

romaine, spinach, garlic croutons, our Caesar dressing ($10.50)

Romeo

romaine, radicchio and arugola, Topped with fresh grilled Shrimp in balsamic vinaigrette ($14.50)

Mediterranea

Tomatoes, cucumbers, Kalamata olives, onion, oregano, Feta cheese, Kalamata olives, garlic and extra virgin olive oil ($10.50)

Insalata con Pollo

radicchio, spinach, grilled chicken breast, pine nuts, Provolone cheese and sesame vinaigrette ($14.50)

Zuppe (Soups)

Minestrone

assorted fresh spring vegetable soup, in a delightful broth ($10.50)

Zuppa di Pesce

clams, mussels, shrimp, calamari, and herbs All in a zesty fresh broth ($15.95)

PASTA

(GLUTEN FREE PASTA AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST)

Gnocchi al Pesto

homemade potato pillows, in a fresh pesto sauce ($15.50) (Choice of fresh homemade tomato sauce)

Lasagnette Graziella

Homemade in a classic Bolognese ground beef ragout, with fresh tomato sauce, mozzarella, earthy vegetables & herbs ($15.95)

Ravioli Ostello

Homemade Ravioli, filled with caponata of zucchini, eggplant, celery, onions, pine nuts in a fresh tomato sauce & basil. ($16.95)

Short Rib Tortelloni,

Tortelloni stuffed with braised beef Short rib in a pesto Sauce, topped with arugola and shaved Parmigiano ($17.95)

Capelli d Angelo

Angel hair, diced tomatoes, garlic, arugola, basil and olive oil. ($13)

Romagnole alla Vodka

Penne pasta in a creamy Vodka sauce with Peas, prosciutto onion and garlic. (15.25)

Rigatoni Giulietta

short tube pasta, in a unique romantic blend Of very chopped Mushrooms, Spinach, pine – nuts and onions, With fresh tomato & mascarpone sauce ($16.50)

Spaghetti Puttanesca

Fresh tomato sauce, Kalamata olives, artichoke hearts, mushrooms, Onions, garlic, capers ($16.50)

Tagliatelle Rustiche

Flat noodles in a ragout of fresh tomato sauce, Ground fillet, earthy herbs & vegetables and small Country style meat balls  ($17.50)

Pennette Ruspanti

Small penne, grilled chicken breast, diced tomatoes, Pine nuts, mushrooms, shallots, basil, garlic & olive oil  ($17.50)

Spaghetti Pennello

Sautéed with fresh shrimp, scallops, asparagus, bell peppers, garlic and extra virgin olive oil. ($18..50)

Linguine Costa Verde

sautéed with fresh clams, mussels, garlic, White wine And olive oil ($18.95)

Ravioli Lobster (Special of the day)

Homemade Ravioli filled with Lobster, shrimp and scallop , in a mild whiskey pink sauce and diced shrimp and scallop.

I RISOTTI

Risotto di Campagna

Arborio rice with porcini mushrooms, asparagus, Gorgonzola, sun dried tomatoes, in a light cream sauce  ($15.95)

Risotto Mare

Arborio rice with Shrimp, Tuna, swordfish, calamari, mussels, clams, celery, zucchine and carrots, Pinot Grigio and Fresh Peeled tomato ($17.95)

I SECONDI (ENTREES)

Pollo Grigliato

Grilled chicken breast with your choice of Picata or Marsala SAUCE, served with angel hair pasta and diced tomatoes.

Pollo Italiano

Breaded chicken breast, topped with marinated Tomatoes, garlic, arugola, mozzarella, served with fresh vegetables 

Tagliata Di Manzo

Grilled  Top Sirloin  served with cherry tomato, caramelized onion, arugula, parmigiano and topped with a shallot sage butter

Cioppino

with fresh clams, mussels, shrimp, swordfish, calamari and Scallops  in a delightful broth with vegetable & herbs

Salmone al Limoncello

Grilled Salmon Filet topped with a Limoncello sauce Served with fresh steamed asparagus & grilled tomatoes

Scampi 

Sautee’ prawns with lemon, white wine and diced tomatoes tossed with Linguine Pasta 

Eggplant Parmigiana

Golden light crisp eggplant topped with fresh grated parmigiano, mozzarella, in a fresh homemade tomato sauce, served with a aside of Angel hair pasta and diced tomatoes

PIZZA (wood-fired oven, thin crust!)

Pizza Margherita

mozzarella, fresh tomato sauce, oregano, basil, ($13.95)

Pizza Calabrese

Spicy Italian salami, onions, fresh tomato sauce and mozzarella ($15.95)

Pizza 4 Formaggi

Mozzarella, gorgonzola, goat cheese, Parmigiano and fresh tomato sauce (15.95)

Pizza Amore

A base of homemade Pesto sauce topped with Caprese   (Tomatoes and Fresh Mozzarella Not melted)  (16.50)

Pizza Forte

pepperoni, salami, sausage, bell peppers, mushrooms, onions, Kalamata olives, oregano, mozzarella and fresh tomato sauce ($15.95)

Pizza Fratelli

artichoke hearts, mushrooms, olives, small Romeo’s meatballs, Tomato sauce, mozzarella (15.95)

Pizza Funghi

Sautéed wild mushrooms, oregano, fresh tomato sauce and mozzarella ($15.95)

Pizza Vegetariana

Broccoli, mushrooms, zucchini, yellow squash onions, tomatoes fresh tomato sauce. (Mozzarella upon request only) (15.95)

MENU DEL BAMBINO (KIDS MENU)

PASTA ANY SHAPE

Tomato & Basil sauce / Meat sauce or Butter & Parmigiano (9.50)

POLLO MAMMA ROMEO

golden chicken tenders, side choice of Italian fries or vegetables (9.50)

PIZZA FANTASIA DI GREGORY

Tomato & Mozzarella or any topping (9.50)