DINE IN MENU

~ROME WASN’T BUILT IN A DAY~

ANTIPASTO

Cured Meats Board  $33
House made puffed pizza bread, served with olive oil, olives & selection of Italian cured meats. Recommended for 2 people

Cheese Board (v)  $35
Selection of Italian cheeses, served with olives, jam, fruit, nuts & crostini. Recommended for 2 people

Cheese & Cured Meats Board  $37
House made puffed pizza bread, served with olive oil, olives, a selection Italian cured meats & one Italian cheese. Recommended for 2

 

~A TASTE OF ITALIA~

ENTREES

Olives* $8
Warm marinated mixed green & black olives

Arancini (v) $16
Crispy, deep fried Sicilian balls of rice filled with porcini mushrooms. Served with truffle aioli

Garlic Bread (2) $7
House made bread with garlic, butter & herbs

Bruschetta (2) $11
Fresh Roma tomatoes, stracciatella cheese & basil on 2 slices of charred baguette

Spicy Fried Calamari & Prawns $19
Lightly fried spicy seasoned calamari & prawns. Served with house made tartar sauce

Baked Tomino $17
Baked Tomino cheese with truffle & honey served with charred baguette

 

~WHEN IN ROME~

PASTA

Pappardelle Ragu (gfo) $27
Fresh home made thick ribbon pasta with slow cooked lamb ragu & shaved parmesan

Pasta Napoletana & Stracciatella Cheese (v, gfo) $26
Short twist pasta in a Napoletana sauce with fresh creamy mozzarella, basil & cracked pepper

Fettuccine Gamberi (gfo) $28
Home made fettucine with prawns, cherry tomatoes, garlic, chilli, parsley, lemon zest & bread crumb

Rigatoni Boscaiola (gfo) $26
Short tubular pasta with mushrooms & pancetta in a creamy white sauce

Rigatoni Vodka (v, gfo) $29
Rigatoni pasta in a napoletana sauce with a dash of cream, a splash of vodka, chilli, parmesan & crispy pancetta.

Pasta Mediterranean (v, vg, df, gfo) $25
Short twist pasta in a Napoletana sauce with capers, olives, garlic, chilli & oregano

Funghi Risotto (v, gf) $26
Porcini mushroom risotto with fresh herbs & a dash of cream

 

~DO AS THE ROMANS DO~

PIZZA

Margherita (v, vgo+$3, gfo+$4) $18
Tomato base, fior di latte mozzarella, fresh basil & olive oil

Salami Pizza (gfo+$4) $22
Tomato base, fior di latte mozzarella, hot salami & red onion

Ham & Mushroom Pizza (gfo+$4) $23
Tomato base, fior di latte mozzarella, ham & mushrooms

Prosciutto Pizza (gfo+$4) $24
Tomato base, fior di latte mozzarella, prosciutto, rocket & shaved parmesan

Basement ‘Special’ Pizza (gfo+$4) $24
Tomato base, fior di latte mozzarella, ham, mild & hot salami, olives & Basement’s secret spice mix

Eggplant Pizza (v, gfo+$4) $21
Tomato base, fior di latte mozzarella, fried eggplant, basil & grated parmesan cheese

Zucca Pizza (v, gfo+$4) $22
White base, fior di latte mozzarella, roasted pumpkin, pine nuts & goats cheese

Gamberi Pizza (gfo+$4) $24
White base, fior di latte mozzarella, prawns, cherry tomatoes, garlic, parsley & lemon zest

Bianca Pizza (vgo+$3, gfo+$4) $23
White base, fior di latte mozzarella, roasted potatoes, pecorino, rosemary & truffle oil

 

~THAT LITTLE BIT MORE~

SIDES & SALADS

Roasted Broccolini* (v, vg) $9
Roasted broccolini & sugar snap peas with chilli, garlic oil, lemon & cashew pangrattato

Roasted Cauliflower* (v, vg, gf, df) $9
Oven roasted cauliflower with lemon zest & jalapeno

Truffle Fries (v) $10
Fries tossed with truffle oil & parmesan

Fennel & Orange Salad (v, vg, gf) $16
Segmented orange, sliced fennel, black olives, rocket, oregano & olive oil

Panzanella (v) $17
Stracciatella cheese, tomatoes, red onion, croutons with basil, olive oil & vinegar

* We recommend adding house made puff pizza ($5)

 

~LA DOLCE VITA~

DESSERTS

Nutella Pizza $18
House made pizza filled smothered in creamy Nutella & served with fresh strawberries, white chocolate crumble & a scoop of vanilla bean gelato

Nutella Doughnuts $12
Three warm doughnuts filled with creamy Nutella and dusted with sugar

Gelato Sundae $14
Creamy vanilla gelato smothered in house made salted caramel and topped with chopped nuts

Dessert Tasting Plate $22
A tasting platter of chef’s selection of desserts

 

(v) – Vegetarian, (vg) – Vegan, (gf) – Gluten Free, (df) – Dairy Free, (gfo) – Gluten Free Option, (vgo) – Vegan Option

*Menu subject to change