San Jose Menus
Menu della Cena
AntipastiIndividual appetizers ample enough to share.
Bruschetta al Pomodoro
Grilled ciabatta rubbed with garlic & topped with marinated chopped heirloom tomatoes, basil & mixed olives
Thinly sliced raw Certified Piedmontese beef, shaved Grana Padano, capers & wild arugula, drizzled with lemon-olive oil
Baby squid, lightly floured & deep fried, served with spicy marinara
Cavolini al Grana Padano
Crispy Brussels sprouts drizzled with spicy peperoncino sauce
Cestino del Pane
Basket of Il Fornaio fresh baked bread; serves 4
PizzaThin-crust pizza using housemade dough.
Mozzarella, Italian sausage, tomato sauce, mushrooms, bell peppers, red onions & spicy peperoncino oil
Spicy salame, Gorgonzola, mozzarella, tomato sauce & oregano
Mozzarella, ham, artichokes, mushrooms, kalamata olives, tomato sauce & oregano
Fresh mozzarella, prosciutto, shaved Grana Padano, mushrooms & wild arugula; drizzled with white truffle oil
Mozzarella, tomato sauce, oregano & fresh basil
Fior di Latte
Fior di latte mozzarella, Grana Padano, tomato sauce, oregano, extra-virgin olive oil & fresh basil
Pasta Fatta in CasaHousemade fresh pasta from our kitchen. Gluten-free options available.
Paccheri alla Vodka
Pasta tubes with bacon, vodka-cream-tomato sauce & Grana Padano
Linguine Mare Chiaro
Thin pasta with clams, mussels, prawns & scallops in Filetto di Pomodoro sauce, crushed red pepper, garlic & Trebbiano wine
Casarecce al Pomodoro
Short twist pasta with chopped vine-ripened tomatoes, garlic, marinara sauce & fresh basil
Egg pasta ribbons with traditional meat ragu & Grana Padano
Pasta sheets layered with meat ragu, porcini mushrooms, Grana Padano & béchamel; baked in the oven
Minestre e InsalataSoups & dressings are made on site.
Minestrone di Verdure
Seasonal vegetable soup made with vegetable stock
Sliced heirloom tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil & mixed olives, drizzled with basil-infused extra-virgin olive oil
Romaine lettuce, Grana Padano & focaccia croutons with housemade Caesar dressing
Wild arugula salad with couscous, avocado, tomatoes, red onions, capers, raisins, lemon & extra-virgin olive oil
Gnocchi Fatti in CasaHousemade potato dumplings.
Norcina con Pollo
Chicken breast, black truffles, porcini & champignon mushrooms, parsley & Grana Padano-cream sauce
Traditional meat ragu & Grana Padano
Marinara sauce & fresh basil
Girarrosto e GrigliaAuthentic Italian specialties from our rotisserie & grill.
Free-range rotisserie chicken seasoned with rosemary; served with sautéed seasonal vegetables & roasted Yukon Gold potatoes
Brasato al Vino Rosso*
Short ribs braised with root vegetables, pancetta & red wine; served with sautéed seasonal vegetables & roasted Yukon Gold potatoes
Salmone alla Griglia*
Grilled Norwegian salmon with lemon & extra-virgin olive oil; served with sautéed seasonal vegetables & roasted Yukon Gold potatoes
Grigliata di Pesce Misto
Mixed grill of salmon, fish fillet, calamari, scallops & prawns, topped with lemon-olive oil sauce; served with sautéed seasonal vegetables & roasted Yukon Gold potatoes
Filetto di Bue*
Beef tenderloin grilled rare, with balsamic vinegar & green peppercorn sauce; served with sautéed seasonal vegetables & roasted Yukon Gold potatoes
Petto di Pollo al Peperoncino
Grilled free-range chicken breast marinated with herbs, Trebbiano wine, Dijon mustard & lemon; served with spicy peperoncino sauce, sautéed seasonal vegetables & roasted Yukon Gold potatoes
Gluten-free menu available
*Served raw or undercooked, or contains raw or undercooked ingredients. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.
Additional nutrition information available upon request. Variations in nutritional values throughout this menu may occur due to deviations in preparation, availability of ingredients, seasonal changes & custom ordering. The nutritional values provided should be considered approximations.