italian restaurant nassau photo Cafe Matisse
Italian dining restaurant - Nassau, Bahamas
P.O. Box N-849,  Nassau, The Bahamas  Tel: (242) 356-7012  Fax: (242) 356-7014


Cafe Matisse Menu

Café Matisse Dinner


APPETIZERS

vitello tonnato
thinly sliced veal with a tuna-caper sauce

bresaola con insalatina novella, formaggio di capra alla papric a
cured beef with spring mixed salad, goat cheese with paprika

carpaccio di manzo con rucola scaglie di pecorino, aceto balsamico ai fichi
beef carpaccio with arugula salad, pecorino cheese shavings and a fig balsamic dressing

terrina calda al parmigiano
warm parmesan terrine with green salad and pine nuts

millefolglie di melanzana, pomodori, scamorza e pane carasau
baked eggplants with tomatoes, scamorza cheese and thin carasau bread from sardinia

camembert, cipolla rossa scottata, timo e miele di castagno
camembert cheese with pan fried red onions, thyme and chestnut honey

antipasto italiano
parma ham, buffalo mozzarella and tomato with "au gratin" capers

insalata tiepida di crostacei, guacamole e salsa agli agrumi
warm shellfish salad with guacamole and citrus sauce

frittura leggera di calamari e crema al chili
crispy fried calamari with chili jam

insalata di polpo con patate e olive
octopus salad with potatoes and olives

insalata di aragosta con avocado, uva nera e cuori di palma
lobster salad with avocado, grapes and heart of palm

salmone marinato, insalata di barbabietole, salsa al rafano
marinated salmon, beet salad and horseradish dressing

SOUPS

minestrone alla genovese
vegetable soup with croutons and pesto

zuppetta di polpo al pomodoro, ceci e crostini al rosmarino
slow cooked octopus soup with tomato, chickpeas and rosemary croutons

PASTA

tagliatelle ai funghi porcini
tagliatelle pasta with porcini mushrooms

gnocchi agli spinaci con gorgonzola e noci
spinach gnocchi with gorgonzola cheese and walnuts

penne alla monzese
penne with spicy sausage and tomato sauce

cannelloni di crêpe con porri e speck
"crêpe" cannelloni with leeks and speck

risotto al parmigiano, cipollotti dolci, riduzione alla birra
risotto with parmesan cheese, sweet spring onions and a beer reduction

linguine con aragosta e pachino
linguine with whole lobster tail, cherry tomato

ravioli di zucca al burro e salvia con pancetta croccante
pumpkin ravioli with butter sage sauce and crispy bacon

tagliolini al profumo di curcuma con granchio
turmeric scented tagliolini with crabmeat

paccheri con aragosta, crema di ceci, olio al rosmarino
paccheri with lobster, chickpea sauce and rosemary scented oil

rigatoni al ragú di agnello e asparagi
rigatoni pasta with lamb ragú and peas, light gravy sauce

fazzoletti con gamberi, taccole e salsa al pepe rosa
fazzoletti pasta with shrimp, snow peas and pink peppercorn sauce

(gluten free pasta available upon request)

MEAT

carré d'agnello con pane alla menta, patate al latte e pomodoro alla griglia
roasted rack of lamb, mint bread, potato gratin and grilled tomato

fiorentina di manzo con insalata di asparagi, rucola, scaglie di parmigiano e pomodorini
beef t-bone, asparagus, arugula, parmesan shavings and cherry tomatoes

tagliata di petto d'anatra con polenta, verdure saltate e salsa alle spezie
sliced duck breast with polenta, mixed vegetables and spiced sauce

stinco d'agnello al forno con puré di patate
spiced, slow cooked lamb shank, mashed potatoes

costata di vitello alla griglia con bok-choi e créme brûlée di mais
grilled veal chop with bok-choi and acorn créme brûlée

filetto di manzo al pepe verde, patate al rosmarino
filet mignon in green pepper sauce, rosemary potatoes

ossobuco alla milanese
braised veal shank with saffron risotto

tagliata in padella con verdure arrosto
sliced beef tenderloin on a skillet with roasted vegetables

FISH AND SEAFOOD

aragosta alla griglia con fagiolini e salsa al limoncello
grilled lobster with string beans and limoncello sauce

salmone alla griglia con spinaci allo zenzero
grilled salmon with spinach and ginger, balsamic reduction

filetto di branzino cileno con crosta di olive su puré di finocchi
chilean sea bass in a black olive crust on a bed of mashed fennel

hog fish con pomodori, capperi e patatine dolci arrosto
hog fish with tomato and caper sauce, roasted sweet potato wedges

gamberi con salsa al curry e timballo di riso
prawns in a red curry sauce and jasmine rice

mahi mahi con insalata di avocado, pomodorini e zucca
grilled mahi mahi on a bed of avocado, grape tomatoes and butternut squash salad

grigliata mista di pesce con salsa salmoriglio
mixed seafood platter with a delicate herb sauce

zuppetta di pesci e crostacei al coccio
seafood and vegetable soup slowly cooked in a spicy tomato sauce

PIZZA

margherita
ripe tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, basil

bianca
fresh tomatoes, parma ham and green olives

julienne di zucchine e taleggio
julienne of zucchini, taleggio cheese, red onion and truffle oil

vegetariana
Vegetarian

storione affumicato
smoked sturgeon, arugula, grape tomatoes and green peppercorn

valtellina
fontina cheese, speck and mushrooms

SIDE ORDERS

side pasta

green salad, mixed salad, mixed vegetables, french fries

mashed potatoes, gratin potatoes

This establishment may use foods and ingredients known to cause allergic reactions in certain persons. Due to these circumstances, we are unable to guarantee that any menu item can be completely free of allergens.


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