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La PiazzaTraditional Italian Food with a Contemporary Twist!

We, at La Piazza Allegra, welcome you, your family and friends to a celebration of great foods, exquisite wines and warm ambiance. Our menus have been created from a fusion of traditional family dishes and specialities from our award winning Chef, Mark Farrugia.
 
Let’s Spend Tonight in Italy!
We look forward to seeing you.

 

Sample Seasonal Menu

Our menu changes frequently to accommodate fresh and seasonal foods, but it often includes dishes like this.

ZUPPA DEL GIORNO
Our featured soup

$7
Piccolo Grande

CAESAR
Romaine with pancetta, red onion and croutons in our house Caesar dressing

$7 $10

CAPRESE
Baby tomatoes, fiorella bocconcini, fresh basil tossed in extra virgin olive oil over mixed greens

$7 $10

RUCOLA
Arugula in a lemon vinaigrette with shaved Parmigiano

$7 $10

SPINACI
Baby spinach with poached fruit, caramelized onions, cashews & goat cheese in a honey dressing

$8 $11

Add chicken or shrimp - $6

ANTIPASTO PIAZZA
Prosciutto, sopressata, marinated vegetables, provolone, fiorella bocconcini and olives

$14 (for 1) $26 (for 2)

BRUSCHETTA TARTUFO
Piazza bread brushed with a truffle butter topped with Roma tomatoes and provolone cheese

$11

CALIMARI GRILLIATA
Grilled calamari topped with wine sautéed onions and pancetta over a shaved fennel slaw

$13

POLENTA e POMODORO
Baked polenta with charred tomatoes, extra virgin olive oil and goat cheese

$11

COZZE
1 lb of PEI mussels in your choice of sambuca cream, al'olio, or arrabbiata

$14

BRUSCHETTA D’OLIVA
Piazza bread with a black olive tapenade and roasted red peppers topped with shaved Parmigiano

$11

RISOTTO e TRE FORMAGGI
Mozzarella, Parmigiano and Asiago cheeses with sundried tomatoes

$14 $18

RISOTTO con FUNGHI
Porcini, oyster & truffle mushrooms

$14 $18

RISOTTO con PESCE
Shrimp, mussels and cod in a lemon tomato risotto with spring peas

$20 $24

CAPPELLETTI
Fresh pasta stuffed with crab and ricotta cheese tossed in an herb cream sauce with tiger shrimp and baby spinach

$14 $18

CARBONARA
Cured pork, spring peas, egg and parmesan cheese tossed in a cream sauce with fettucine

$14 $18

SPAGHETTI e POLPETTE
Meatballs slow simmered in our plum tomato sauce over spaghetti

$14 $18

TAGLIATELLE ALLEGRA
Boneless chicken, roasted red peppers, leeks and baby spinach tossed in an extra virgin olive oil with tagliatelle topped with goat cheese

$14 $18

PENNE ARRABBIATTA
Spicy Italian sausage in a plum tomato sauce with penne

$14 $18

SPAGHETTI PUTTANESCA
Olives, caper berries, roasted red peppers, red onion and plum tomato in a spicy al'olio tossed with spaghetti (anchovies by request)

$13 $17

GNOCCHI CON RICOTTA
Gnocchi in a basil tomato sauce topped with fresh ricotta

$13 $17

CONGIGLIO
Sage braised rabbit tossed with red onion, walnuts, mushrooms and tagliatelle in a brown butter

$15 $19

FRUTTI DE MARE
Shrimp, mussels, and oven roasted tomatoes in a pesto al’olio with linguine

$15 $19

PENNE AMATRICIANA
Chicken, oyster mushrooms, leeks in a rosé sauce topped with shaved prosciutto

$14 $18

RAVIOLI
Ground pork stuffed ravioli tossed with rapini and shaved fennel in a tomato sauce

$15 $19

Add chicken or shrimp - $6
(Gluten Free Pasta: Add $2.50, except Cappelletti & Gnocchi)

OSSOBUCCO
Veal shank braised in a robust tomato sauce over roasted garlic risotto and vegetables

$28

AGNELLO
Rosemary and garlic braised lamb shank over wilted rapini and gnocchi in a brown butter

$26

POLLO PARMIGIANO
Breaded chicken breast stuffed with mozzarella over linguini in a basil tomato sauce

$24

COSTOLA BREVE MANZO
Chianti braised beef short rib over arugula and baked polenta

$28

PESCE
Mediterranean crusted, baked cod fillet over sauté spinach and white wine risotto

$25

Rapini with extra virgin olive oil and Shaved Podano

$9

Grilled Vegetables

$7

Artichokes sautéed with Parmigiano

$9

Linguine (tomato or alfredo sauce)

$9

GELATO $5.50
Selection of in-house made ice creams

CHEESECAKE $6.95
Ricotta and cream cheese

PANACOTTA $6.50
Italian cream custard

TORTA AL CIOCCOLATO $7.35
Chocolate flourless cake (gluten free)

TORTA $7.35
Chocolate carrot cake

DUE TIRAMISU $7.15
Traditional tiramisu and tiramisu fritter served with an espresso cream

PERA $7.25
Marsala poached pear with cinnamon gelato over puff pastry

Some of speciality coffees include:

La Piazza Coffee

B-52

Blueberry Tea

Cafe Supreme

Cafe Amaretto

Spanish Coffee

Irish Coffee

Cafe Diablo

Monte Cristo

Mexico Coffee

Some of our liquors include:

BRANDY AND COGNAC

Hennessy VS.

Courvoisier VSOP

Remy Martin XO

DIGESTIVES AND GRAPPA

Grappa

Jagermeister

Limoncella

SCOTCH

Chivas Regal

Lagavulin 16yr (Islay)

Macallan 18yr Sherry Cask

PORT (2oz)

Taylors Late Vintage

Taylors 10yr Tawny

Offley 10yr Vintage Tawny

PORT (By the bottle)

Fonseca 1985

Quinta do Noval Nacional 1975

Taylors 1970 Vintage Port