Rialto Restaurant & Bar

Reserve a table

Friuli Nov-Dec 14-4011C-2

dinner menu

Antipasti

Insalata… bibb lettuce, mustard, carrots, turnips, radishes, aged goat cheese, prosciutto crumbs, walnuts 14

Burrata… eggplant agrodolce, ginger-curry jam, olives, celery, mint 15

Crudo… Char, beets, poppy seeds, tangerine, basil, Macomber turnip, 16

Polpo... tomato braised octopus, celery root, hot peppers, preserved lemon 16

Oyster Grill… andouille, toasted garlic bread 16

Salumi… San Daniele Prosciutto, horseradish pickled pears, radicchio, Montasio cheese 15

 

Primi

Rigatoni alla Campania… slow braised tomatoes, capers, Gaeta olives, basil, Caciocavallo 14/28

Ravioli di Formaggio… Taleggio cheese ravioli, spinach, brown butter, pine nuts, celery root 15/30

Bucatini… lobster, green and red tomatoes, chilis, saffron 17/34

Gnocchi Ripieni… meat ragu stuffed potato gnocchi, dried fruit, cocoa nibs, hazelnuts 16/32

Zuppa di Zucca… squash soup, chestnuts, cardamom cream, truffles 13

Zuppa del Pescatore... fisherman’s soup, rouille, Gruyère, basil oil 15

 

Secondi

Polenta e Funghi… soft buckwheat polenta, mushrooms, braised tomatoes, kale pesto, smoked ricotta, chestnuts, radicchio 26

Coda di Rospo… seared monkfish saddle, roasted squash, cranberry beans, sage pesto, bottarga 36

Trota… seared trout, lentils, pancetta, mushrooms, walnuts, pickled turnips 34

Aragosta e Fregola… lobster, mussels, fennel, saffron, tomatoes, harissa 38

Pollo al Mattone… smoked chicken grilled under a brick, ginger, beets, chanterelles, cracked wheat, goat cheese 34

Caprioli… juniper marinated Venison, beets, yogurt; oxtail, pepper and paprika stew 38

Slow Roasted Long Island Duck… braised escarole, roasted fingerlings, Sicilian green olives 42

Grilled Tuscan Steak… dry-aged sirloin, portabella mushrooms, arugula, Parmigiano Reggiano, truffle oil 45

 

CONTORNI

Brussels Sprouts… soppressata, chestnuts 7

Wilted Greens… garlic, chilis 6

Roasted Fingerlings… garlic butter 6

Lentils… sunchoke cream… 7

 

DOLCI

Torta di Mele e Mandorle… apple and almond cake, apple-lemon curd, chestnut honey, apple chip, almond gelato 12

Semifreddo di Ricotta… poached pear, candied walnuts, chocolate sauce, port reduction 12

Frozen Chocolate Espresso Tartufo… espresso gelato, dark chocolate gelato, hazelnuts, blackberry sauce 13

Chocolate Crema… dark rum caramel sauce, nutmeg meringue, roasted banana and white chocolate gelato 13

Presnitz… traditional Friuli nut pastry roll, kumquat and apricot, pine nut praline, grappa gelatina, caramel gelato 13

Trio di Dolci… miniature tastes of our presnitz, semifreddo and frozen chocolate espresso tartufo 14

Formaggio… three artisan cheeses, almond stuffed dates 16