Begins Thursday 1st December until Saturday 24th December

Christmas Party Menu 2 courses £20.80
3 courses £24.80

Lunchtime Offer available Mon to Sat before 3pm
2 courses £16.80 – 3 courses £20.80

Starters

Minestrone (v)

Fresh homemade vegetable soup, served with a slice of toasted ciabatta

Funghi (v)

Pan-fried mushrooms with garlic

Caprese (v)

Mozzarella, sliced tomato, rocket and sun-dried tomatoes

Caponata (v)

Chilled aubergine caponata served with a slice of toasted ciabatta

Prosciutto di Parma

Parma ham with sliced mozzarella and fresh rocket leaves

Prawn Cocktail

Prawns in traditional cocktail sauce

Bianchetti

Deep-fried whitebait served with home-made tartare sauce

Main Courses

Tacchino Arrosto

Traditional roast turkey with roast potatoes, brussel sprouts, stuffing and pigs in blankets

Paccheri alle Melanzane (v)

Large pasta tubes with aubergines, cherry tomatoes, olives and tomato sauce

Penne Portobello (v)

Penne with chopped mushroom, goat’s cheese, chilli, garlic, tomato and a dash of cream

Lasagna al Forno

Traditional pasta bake with bolognese and bechamel

Pollo e Pane

Breaded chicken escalope with spaghetti (napoli or bolognese)

Fegato Balsamico

Pan fried calves liver with balsamic vinegar and onions, served with potatoes and broccoli

Sgombro alla Pizzaiola

Grilled fillets of mackerel with cherry tomato, black olive, capers and white wine sauce, served with potatoes and broccoli

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti with tuna, anchovies, capers, black olives and tomato sauce

Pizza Piccante

Ventricina salami, pepperoni sausage, mozzarella, and tomato

Pizza Contadina (v)

Grilled aubergine, mushrooms, mixed peppers, spinach, red onion, mozzarella and tomato

Desserts

Pere Cotte

The original Al Fresco Xmas Special! Fresh pears poached in mulled wine with traditional spices served with cinnamon ice cream

Profiteroles

Balls of choux pastry filled with fresh patisserie cream and topped with a rich chocolate sauce

Tiramisu

The true Venetian “pick me up” homemade. Layers of coffee soaked sponge between marsala mascarpone cream (contains alcohol)

 
 
All menus include Christmas novelties. Drinks, wines, minerals and coffee are not included and are charged at standard prices.
Whilst we do not take deposits per reservation, larger parties are required to provide credit card details to confirm bookings. The restaurant reserves the right to charge £5 per person reserved in the event of no-show or late cancellation (within 6 hours of reservation time).
Bookings can be made at http://reserve.alfresco.restaurant/ or by telephone.