Starters Menu at Ponte Nuovo

Our wonderful Starters Menu at Ponte Nuovo in Crystal Palace. ​Book a table with us.

STARTERS

PANE E OLIVE (V) £2.25
Ciabatta bread with marinated olives.


PANE ALL`AGLIO (V) £2.95
Toasted ciabatta bread with garlic,olive oil and balsamic vinegar


BRUSCHETTA ALLA ROMANA (V) £4.95
Toasted ciabatta with chopped tomato,garlic,basil and olive oil


INSALATA ITALIA (V) £6.25
Avocado,tomato and mozzarella salad with basil and olive oil dressing


CAPRINO E VERDURE (V) £6.25
Melted goat`s cheese with grilled vegetables on toasted croutons.


MELANZANE PARMIGIANA (V) £6.75
Baked aubergine with tomato,mozzarella & parmesan gratin.


COZZE LIVORNESE OR IN BIANCO

STARTER £6.95 MAIN COURSE £9.95
Mussels with livornese sauce or white wine and garlic sauce.


FUNGHI TRIFOLATI (V) £6.25
Sauted oyster mushrooms in garlic butter,white wine & parsley sauce served on toasted croutons.


PROSCIUTTO E MELONE £6.25
Parma ham and melon.


GAMBERONI MEDITERRANEA £7.95
Mediterranean prawns with garlic butter,white wine & chilli sauce.


BRESAOLA ALPINA E RADICCHIO £7.25
Dry cured beef with parmesan shavings, olive oil & balsamic vinegar on a bed of radicchio


CALAMARI FRITTI £6.95
Crispy fried squid with tartare sauce & radicchio leaves.
ANTIPASTO ITALIANO £7.25
Mixed cured meats with mozzarella & grilled vegetables.


ANTIPASTO ITALIANO £7.25
Mixed cured meats with mozzarella & grilled vegetables.

PASTA

SPAGHETTI AL RAGU £7.95
With tomato and meat and herb sauce.


RIGATONI ALLA MELANZANE (V) £8.95
With tomato, basil, garlic and aubergine sauce.


PENNE ROMANA £8.95
Onion, pancetta and tomato sauce.


GNOCCHI PIEMONTESE (V) £8.75
Potato dumplings in mushroom and red wine sauce.


LASAGNE BOLOGNESE £8.95
Baked pasta in a beef, tomato and béchamel sauce.


RISOTTO MARINARA OR SPAGHETTI £9.95
With rice, prawns, squid, mussels, clams, parsley and garlic.


LINGUINE ALLE VONGOLE £9.95
With clams, garlic, chopped tomatoes,parsley,olive oil and white wine sauce.


RAVIOLI AL SALMONE £9.95
Filled pasta with smoked salmon, tomato,cream, brandy and chive sauce.


PAPPARDELLE TARTUFATE (V) £8.95
Flat egg pasta tossed with mushrooms,cream and truffle paste.


GNOCCHI ASPARAGI E GORGONZOLA £8.95
Potato dumplings with asparagus, blue cheese and Parmesan.


SPAGHETTI ALL' ARAGOSTA £16.95 *
Spaghetti with half lobster in a fresh tomato, garlic,olive oil and basil sauce.
* not available as a starter


ALL PASTA DISHES ARE AVAILABLE AS A STARTER MINUS £2.00

ZUPPE

GUAZZETTO DI COZZE E VONGOLE £7.95
Mussels and clams with fresh tomato, garlic ,parsley & white wine.


STRACCIATELLA ROMANA £5.50
Chicken consomme` with beaten egg, chopped parsley and pepper.


MINESTRONE (V) £5.95
Homemade vegetable soup.


PASTA E FAGIOLI (V) £5.95
Bean soup with ditalini pasta.