Early Bird Menu

All our dishes are freshly cooked to order, using only the finest ingredients, carefully sourced by ourselves to ensure consistent, optimum quality . We are proud of our reputation. All our food is cooked on the premises, from our own fresh pasta, pizza dough, breads, sauces and desserts, to name a few. Every dish is then cooked to order, including our hand stretched pizzas. We are happy to cater for any special dietary requirements, our gluten free pasta is an Italian pasta of exceptional quality.

"Can’t believe our small deli/café has evolved into this buzzing, vibrant restaurant. Thank you to everyone who continues to support us" Gianni owner.

Takeaway

Is also available, anything on the menu at early bird prices whatever the time.




Bambini Menu

£4.99, ask for pack including a Gianni’s chef’s hat.



Specials

See our specials sheet for a range of very special starters and mains.



Special Dietary Requirements

For allergy advice please ask a member of s taff. GLUTEN FREE pasta is available, please ask prior to ordering (£1.50 extra)



Dining Vouchers

A perfect gift, in denominations of £10 complete with presentation envelope.

As every dish is individually cooked to order, your patience is appreciated at busy times.



BUON APPETITO!



Gianni’s Restaurant it’s the place to be...





APERITIVI

Flute of Prosecco

(125mls)

£4.25

BISI’S NEGRONI

£6.99

GIANNIS ITALIAN COCKTAILS
£5.99
£4.99

APEROL SPRITZ

Italy’s favourite – Prosecco, aperol and soda with plenty of ice and a wedge of orange.

KIR ROYALE

Prosecco and crème de cassis.

BISI’S BELLINI

Prosecco, a dash of peach schnapps with peach juice.

FILTHY FIZZ

Prosecco and Chambord.

BLUE VELVET

Prosecco, blue curacao and a wedge of orange.


NIBBLES & SIDES

And things to share while you wait or a side dish…

Basket of homemade focaccia bread

With olive oil and balsamic vinegar.

£3.50


Dish of Olives

£2.95


Garlic/Tomato pizza

With Cheese ( £5.99 = £6.49)
With Gorgonzola (blue cheese - £5.99 =£6.99)

£5.49

Garlic/Tomato pizza

With Mozzarella and basil.

£5.99
£6.99


Potatoes & vegetables of the day

£3.50


Insalata Mista

Generous mixed salad.

£3.50


Patatine Fritte (chips)

Homemade chunky chips.

£3.50


SALADS

Generous mixed salad, made to order

Caesar

Croutons, bacon, shaved parmesan, anchovies, separate garlic dressing.

£9.99

Chicken Caesar

£11.49

Gianni’s Speciale

Generous mixed salad with smoked salmon, egg, prawns, anchovies and avocado with homemade marie rose sauce.

£13.99


Starters

Antipasto

(Ideal to share) Selection of Italian cured meats, olives, tomatoes, marinated vegetables and garlic focaccia.

£10.99

Gamberoni all’aglio

King prawns (shell on) in tomato, garlic and chilli.

£6.99

Avocado Fantasia

Avocado fan, smoked salmon and prawns in Marie Rose sauce.

£6.99

Mozzarella Caprese

Mozzarella and beef tomato in a basil, olive oil dressing.

£5.99


Bruschetta

Toasted focaccia bread topped with marinated tomatoes, onions and herbs.

£5.25

Mussels

Fresh mussels in white wine, garlic, parsley, a touch of tomato and chilli OR creamy Garlic. Both served with Focaccia bread.

£6.99

Calamari

Freshly made to order. Deep fried squid rings, salad garnish and garlic mayo

£6.99

Polpettini

Homemade meatballs in Napoli sauce, melted mozzarella and focaccia.

£6.25

Crostini

Homemade liver paté, melba toast, garlic butter and garnish.

£6.25

Prawn Cocktail

Generous portion of prawns in our own marie rose sauce with Italian mixed leaves and focaccia.

£6.99


Garlic Mushrooms

Fresh mushrooms tossed in garlic olive oil and wine.

£5.99

Salmon Cornetti

Smoked salmon cornets and prawns in marie rose sauce with salad garnish.

£6.99


Lapasta

All our sauces are homemade, using only the freshest and finest ingredients, with no additives, preservatives or colourings. Gluten free pasta available. (£1.50 extra)


Penne, Broccoli & Chilli

£5.99
£8.99

Spaghetti con

£9.49
£11.49


Penne Arrabbiata

Spicy tomato.

£5.49 £7.99

gamberetti and rucola

Tomato sauce, garlic, lemon juice, chilli, prawns and rocket.


Spaghetti Napoli

Tomato and basil.

£5.49 £7.99

Spaghetti all Marinara

A delicious mix of seafood in white wine, garlic, parsley and a touch of tomato.

£10.99
£12.99


Penne di Toni

A light goats’s cheese sauce with spinach, tomatoes and pinenuts.

£8.49 £10.49

Penne Pasticciate

Ham, mushrooms, Bolognese in a creamy sauce. Creamy pancetta and onions.

£5.99 £8.99

Penne Amatriciana

Pancetta and onions in a garlic, tomato sauce.

£6.99 £8.99

Tagliatelle con Pepperoni

Spicy tomato with pepperoni

£5.99 £8.99

Penne di Popeye

Chicken, mushrooms and spinach in a creamy sauce.

£6.99 £9.49

Tagliatelle al Salmone

Smoked salmon in a light creamy sauce with a touch of tomato.

£9.99 £10.99

Penne, Pancetta and Gorgonzolaa

Delicious creamy blue cheese sauce with pancetta, topped with rocket.

£7.99 £9.99

Spaghetti Meatballs

Homemade meatballs in homemade Napoli sauce.

£6.99 £9.25

Spaghetti Bolognese

Our own homemade, secret recipe.

£5.99 £8.99

Spaghetti alla Carbonara

Creamy pancetta and onions.

£6.99 £9.25

Tagliatelle Caterina

Mushrooms, peas and pancetta in a creamy sauce

£5.99 £8.99

OUR HOMEMADE FRESH PASTA DISHES

Bronze die fresh pasta, made on the premises using free range eggs.

Lasagne

£6.99 £9.49

Spinach and ricotta cannelloni

Contains Parmesan

£6.99 £9.49

Meat cannellon

£6.99 £9.49

Stuffed Pepper
(Pasta Alternative)

Our special homemade recipe of minced meat, olives, napoli sauce and melted mozzarella. Add a small salad to your lasagna, cannelloni or pepper for £1.99 extra.

£8.99


Le Pizze

All our 12’’ thin pizza bases are homemade and hand stretched to order with tomato and mozzarella Extras charged accordingly.

Margherita

£5.49 £8.49

Pancetta, Pepperoni

Bacon, peppers and pepperoni.

£6.99 £8.99

Funghi

(Mushroom)

£5.99 £8.49

Spicy Meatball

£6.99 £9.25

Four Cheese

£5.99 £8.99

Duck

With cucumber and hoison sauce.

£6.99 £8.99

Vegetariana

Mix of fresh vegetables and olives.

£5.99 £8.99

Napoli

Anchovies and capers.

£5.99 £8.49

Meat Feast

£6.99 £9.99

Pepperoni

£5.99 £8.99

Prosciutto

(Ham)

£5.99 £8.49

Quattro Stagioni

Artichokes, pepperoni, mushrooms, olives and ham.

£6.99 £9.25

Rustica

Spinach and goat’s cheese.

£8.99

Tropicale

Ham and pineapple.

£5.99 £8.49

GIANNI’S PIZZE DELLA CASA

Calzone Traditionale

Ham, pepperoni, mushrooms and spinach.

£10.99

Kiev Calzone

A twist on the classic calzone, filled with mozzarella cheese, ham, mushrooms, chicken and garlic butter.

£11.49

Fiorentina

An Italian classic - olives, spinach, baked egg in the middle, garlic oil and topped with freshly shaved parmesan.

£9.49

Alexis

Goat’s cheese, red onion marmalade, homemade sun blushed tomatoes, topped with rocket.

£9.49

Seafood Pizza

A mix of seafood with king prawns (shell on).

£11.99


Meat Dishes

Steak

locally sourced of outstanding quality and taste.

10 oz Sirloin

£17.99

8oz Fillet

£22.99

Choose from one of the following sauces:

All £1.99 extra

Pepper

Creamy pepper sauce.

£1.99

Diana

Rich red wine, mushroom and French mustard.

£1.99

Stilton

£1.99

Creamy Garlic Mushroom

£1.99

Red Wine

Delicious smooth red wine and jus reduction.

£1.99

HOUSE SPECIAL STEAKS

Filetto dello Chef

Fillet steak in a delicious prawn and mushroom creamy sauce, garnished with a crevette.

£25.99

Filetto Rossini

Fillet steak with homemade paté and red wine sauce on focaccia and paté.

£24.99

POLLO (Chicken)

Pollo Cremoso

Fresh chicken fillet topped with parma ham in a creamy gorgonzola sauce.

£15.99

Pollo Dijonese

Fresh chicken fillet in a creamy mushroom and pancetta sauce with a touch of Dijon mustard.

£14.99

Pollo Piccante

Fresh chicken breast in a spicy chilli, tomato, peppers and onion sauce

£14.99

ALTERNATIVE MEAT DISHES

Anatra

Duck breast in a tangy apple and plum sauce on a bed of red cabbage.

£14.99

Saltimbocca alla Romana

Fresh pork escalopes with parma ham and fresh sage in a delicious white wine sauce and topped with melted mozzarella.

£13.99

Agnello Modenese

Lamb cutlets with a mint, rosemary and red wine sauce. (subject to availability, as we only use fresh English lamb).

£16.99

ALL OUR MEAT DISHES ARE SERVED WITH A SIDE DISH

Choose from ONE of the following:
Homemade chunky chips
(with or without salad).
Fresh vegetables and potatoes of the day.
A Salad.

HOMEMADE BURGERS

1/4 lb £10.99,
1/2 lb £12.99,
With homemade chunky chips, focaccia bread and salad, Add Cheese (£1.00) Funghi sauce, Stilton sauce or Bolognese for an extra £1.49

Fish Dishes

Please see our special sheet as dishes change according to seasonal availability

Swordfish alla Siciliana

Swordfish steak in a tomato, anchovy and caper sauce

£14.99

Mediterranean Salmon

Fresh salmon fillet, pan fried in lemon, parsley and white wine, served with with sautéed leeks and cherry tomatoes. (May contain bones)

£14.99


Dolci

Our tempting and delicious desserts
For allergen advice please ask your server.

Coppa Mista

Mixed Italian ice cream. Garnished with cream and fruit.

£5.99

Crème Brulee

With fruit and biscuit garnish.

£5.99

Hanky Panky

Crunchy biscuit base topped with vanilla and chocolate ice cream and fudge layer.

£4.99

Chocolate and Raspberry Brownie

Our own secret recipe, an indulgent gooey brownie served warm with ice cream.

£5.99

Profiteroles

Italian profiteroles filled with Chantilly cream and covered with chocolate sauce.

£4.99

Limoncello Mascarpone Cheesecake

On a ginger biscuit base. Served with lemon sorbet.

£5.99

Chocolate and Bailey’s Cheesecake

A combination of mascarpone, dark chocolate,cream and lashings of baileys (of course!) on a chocolate digestive biscuit base, served with ice cream.

£5.99

Homemade sticky Pavlovas (HOMEMADE IN CASA)

With fresh berries and cream.

£5.99

Tiramisu (HOMEMADE IN CASA)

True Italian recipe - a layer of espresso and liqueur soaked savoiardi biscuits, topped with a delicious mix of cream, espresso, mascarpone and fresh free range eggs.

£5.99


Dessert Wines

The perfect accompaniment to our desserts...

Passito del Casale
(White Wine)

Made with gargenega grapes aged for 12 months.
(abv 13%)
(50ml glass)

£3.99

Aleatico di Puglia
Francesco Candido 2002
Puglia
(Red Wine)

Velvety smooth with plummy, blackberry flavours
(abv 14%)
(50ml glass)

£3.99

Muscat de Rivesaltes Domaine Cazes 2006 Provence
(White Wine)

Rounded, rich and sweet.
(abv 15%)
(50ml glass)

£3.99

Recioto della Valpolicella
(Red Wine)

Valpolicella grapes aged in oak barrels.
(abv 13%)
(50ml glass)

£3.99


Liqueurs

All 25mls unless otherwise stated

Archers

£2.50

Malibu

£2.60

Bacardi

£2.60

Port

(50mls)

£3.25

Baileys

(50mls)

£2.95

Sherry

(50mls)

£3.25

Cointreau

£2.60

Southern Comfort

£2.99

Gin

Choose from; Gordon’s, Bombay Sapphire, Hendricks

£2.60

Taboo

(50mls)

£2.60

Grand Marnier

£2.60

Tia Maria

£2.60

Jagermeister

£2.60

Vodka

(Large selection available)

£2.60

Whisky

£2.60

Rum

(Large selection available)

£2.60

Malt Whisky

(Large selection available)

£2.99

French Cognac

£2.99

Jack Daniels

£2.99

DOUBLE UP FOR 2.00 extra


Italian Liequeurs

All 25mls unless otherwise stated

Amaretto

£2.60

Grappa

£2.60

Amaro

£2.60

Limoncello

(50mls)

£2.95

Brandy

£2.60

Nocino

£2.60

Campari

(50mls)

£2.99

Martini

(50mls)
Dry, Bianco or Rosso.

£2.25

Frangelico

£2.60

Sambuca

£2.60

Galliano

£3.25

Strega

£2.60


Beers And Cider

Draught Birra Moretti

Half Pint
£2.50
Pint
£4.75

Desperados

(330mls)

£3.99

Ale

(500mls)

£4.49

Gradisca

(An artisan blonde beer)

330mls £4.50 / 500mls £7.50.

Becks Blue

(275mls)

£2.60

Peroni

330mls £3.50 / 660mls £5.99

Budweiser

(330mls)

£3.50

San Miguel

330mls - £3.50
660mls - £5.99

Corona

(330mls)

£3.60

Cider

Berry
500mls £4.25
Pear or Original
568mls £3.75


Hot Drinks

Decaffinated 30p extra

Liqueur

£4.95

Espresso Macchiato

£1.85

Cappuccino

£2.25

Black Coffee

£2.25

Flat White

£2.25

Con Panna

(with cream)

£2.50

Espresso

£1.75

Ciobar

(Italian hot chocolate, with or without cream)

£2.45

Doppio Espresso

£2.75

Pot of Tea

£1.99

Caffé Latte

£2.35


Soft Drinks

Non Alcoholic

Coca Cola

(min 275mls)

£1.70

Organic Sicilian

(Lemonade or Red Orange)

£2.49

Diet Coke

£1.70

Cedrata

(Sparkling lime)

£1.70

Lemonade

£1.70

Italian Ginger

(Sparkling bitter drink)

£1.70

Soda Water

£1.00

Orange or blackcurrant squash

75p

Appletise

(275mls)

£1.70

Mineral Water Still or sparkling

Glass - £1.65
Bottle - £2.99

J2O

(275mls)

£1.70

Mixers

£1.50

Tomato Juice

(200mls)

£1.65

Splash

30p

Orange Juice

(200mls)

£1.65

Italian Fruit Juice

Peach, green apple or banana
(200mls)

£1.99

San Pellegrino

Sparkling lemonade or aranciata (orange) or grapefruit.

£1.70


Seasonal Specials

Enjoy these delicious dishes while they are still in season!

WINE LIST

Gianni carefully sources and selects only the finest wines (if possible avoiding screw tops) from renowned Italian Wine Importers.

HOUSE WINE

1litro

Red, White or Dry Rosé

£14.95
½ litro 8.50

75cl Bottle

Red, White or dry Rosé

£11.99

BY THE GLASS

Red, White, Sweet Rosé or Dry Rosé.

125mls £3.59
175mls £3.99
250mls £4.99

WHITE WINES

Pinot Grigio

Honeydew and watermelon with a little minerality, fantastic qualiy and value from £17.99 the world’s favourite grape.

£17.99

Chardonnay

Friendly fruit flavours, smooth and easy to drink.

£17.99

Soave

Produced on the beautiful shores of Lake Garda, aromatic lively and fresh.

£17.99

Sauvignon Blanc

Citrus and melon aromas with hints of fresh cut grass.

£19.50

Orvieto Classico Amabile

Amabile meaning sweet. This wine is not to be confused with dry (secco) Orvieto. Medium dry with subtle peach and almond fruit to give an enticing sweet edge.

£17.99

As an alternative to traditional white wines , why not try something different ? Gianni suggests the following;

Lugana

Produced in Lugana on Lake Garda close to Sirmione. Rare to find on English Wine lists. Deliciously dry with a floral nose.

£18.99

Pecorino

ABV 13% From Marche. Hints of fresh fruit, balsamic herbs, hawthorn mixed with other new and unusual sensations.

£17.99

Passerina

ABV 12.5% Derived from a single grape, this wine has an intense and flowery nose, a fresh and dry flavor. Full, unexpectedly soft with a slight acidity, enhancing its freshness.

£16.99

RED WINES

Shiraz/Syrah

Lovely aromas of plum fruit with leafy notes and a soft fruit driven palate. Delicious wine from Sicily.

£17.99

Bardolino

Vibrant red, ruby colour with red cherry fruit flavours and a hint of spice. Beautifuuly balanced and complex, the hallmarks of a high quality wine.

£19.99

Montepulciano D’Abruzzo

Soft, smooth Italian classic. Always a favouite.

£19.99

Cabernet Sauvignon

Full bodied with a fine structure of ripe tannin and complex concentrated fruit.

£19.50

Valpolicella

A very intensely structured palate with a balanced expression of fruit and oak flavours. Supple tannins with a long finish.

£18.95

Chianti Classico

Black Cockerel. DOCG) A superior, top quality Chianti. Intense, full and rich with hints of violets

£22.99

Gran Maestro di Puglia

ABV 14.5% A new wine carefully selected by Gianni. Partially dried grapes, cold fermentation to concentrate flavours of ripe fruits and sweet tannins. An exceptional wine.

£29.99

Rosso Piceno Superiore

ABV 13.5% A splendid gem of all Italian grapes in Marche. Made from Moltepulciano and Sangiovese grapes, aged in oak casks for over 12 months. Harmonious and rich in flavour.

£17.99

ROSÉ WINES

Pinot Grigio Blush

From Venice. This wine has a surprising and enchanting bouquet with peach, apricots and strawberries.

£17.99

Zinfandel Sweet Rosé

Intensely sweet and fruity, deep pink in colour.

£14.95

CHAMPAGNE & SPARKLING WINE

Prosecco di Valdobbiadene

Classic and elegant with tiny bubbles from a family run estate, fruity with overtones of acacia flowers, a perfect example of a true Prosecco.

Bottle £19.99
125ml glass £4.25

Prosecco Rosé

A perfect example of prosecco rosé. Hand picked Glera, Chardonnay and Raboso grapes which are vinified seaparately. Crisp, dry and sparkling with cherry drop aromas. Made like Champagne rosé.

£20.99


GIANNI’S CELLAR

Premium Wines and Champagnes of various vintages are available from Gianni’ s cellar eg Barolo, Amarone, Chablis, Bollinger (to name a few). Please ask Gianni or our Head Waiter who will be more than happy to advise and decant when required.
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