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Pesto's Italian Restaurant

Pesto's Italian Restaurant

3879 Pacific Coast Hwy, Torrance, CA 90505
424-488-7313

Closed until 11:00 AM

Full Hours

Opening at 11:00 AM

pizza
Pizza
Our dough is homemade! Gluten free pizza available only on medium for an additional cost. Vegan cheese available only on medium for an additional cost.

Margherita Pizza

Marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese, fresh tomato, and basil.

$12.00


Pepperoni Pizza

Classic cheese and pepperoni.

$13.00


Sausage Pizza

Topped with classic cheese and sausage.

$13.00


Meat Lovers Pizza

Pepperoni, ham, sausage, and meatballs.

$15.00


Hawaiian Pizza

Tomato sauce, cheese, pineapple, and bacon.

$14.00


BBQ Chicken Pizza

Barbecue sauce, mozzarella, and chicken.

$13.00


Pizza Primavera

Zucchini, broccoli, carrots, black olives, mushrooms, marinara and mozzarella cheese.

$14.00

Pizza Primavera

Chicken Pesto Pizza

Pesto sauce, mozzarella & chicken.

$14.00


Shrimp Alfredo Pizza

Alfredo sauce, mozzarella, red peppers, and shrimp.

$16.00


Florentine Pizza

Marinara sauce, mozzarella, spinach, mushrooms and feta cheese.

$13.00


White Pizza

Ricotta, mozzarella, bacon, spinach, oregano, and chili flakes.

$13.00

White Pizza

Spicy Pizza

Marinara sauce, mozzarella, mushrooms, onion, sausage, meatball, jalapenos and chili flakes.

$15.00


Artichokes Gorgonzola Pizza

Fresh tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, mushrooms, and gorgonzola cheese.

$15.00

appetizers
Appetizers

Chicken Empanada

Fried puff pastry dough filled with ground chicken & potatoes.

$3.99


Beef Empanada

$3.99


Spinach Empanada

$3.99


Caprese Empanada

$3.99


Italian Sausage Empanada

$3.99


Fried Calamari

Calamari lightly breaded & fried, served with marinara sauce.

$12.99


Fried Zucchini

Zucchini sticks dipped in an egg mixture with bread crumbs, parmesan cheese, baking powder, & salt, fried until golden brown.

$9.99


Mozzarella Caprese

Fresh buffalo mozzarella and sliced Roma tomatoes, garnished with basil, arugula and our balsamic reduction.

$10.99


Stick Mozzarella

Mozzarella cheese, breaded and fried, topped with our house made tomato sauce.

$9.99


Bruschetta Pomodoro

Freshly diced tomatoes marinated with garlic and balsamic on the top toasted crostini with basil and parsley.

$9.99


Garlic Bread

Our homemade bread toasted with garlic, oil, parmesan and parsley.

$5.99

Garlic Bread

Antipasto Plate

Pepperoni, salami, prosciutto, Roma tomato, fresh basil and mozzarella cheese.

$11.99

soups
Soups

Minestrone Soup

Hearty vegetable soup.

$6.99


Ortolana Soup

Vegetable soup pureed with a splash of cream.

$7.99

salads
Salads

Green Salad

Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, finely shaved cabbage, garbanzo beans, and our house dressing.

$5.99


Caesar Salad

Romaine lettuce tossed with our homemade Caesar dressing and topped with fresh parmesan and croutons.

$5.99


Chopped Italian Salad

Romaine and iceberg lettuce chopped with salami, mozzarella cheese, garbanzo beans, and tomatoes tossed with house dressing.

$7.99


Chopped Pesto Salad

The Italian salad topped with chopped chicken, shaved cabbage and bacon, served with house dressing.

$9.99


Spinach Salad

Fresh spinach, diced Roma tomatoes, and feta cheese tossed with balsamic dressing.

$5.99


Povery Salad

Arugula, tomatoes, mushrooms, zucchini, and feta cheese topped with grilled chicken and sauteed shrimp in white wine garlic sauce with house dressing.

$10.99


Arugula Salad

Fresh Roma tomatoes, fresh parmesan cheese and feta cheese with house dressing.

$5.99


Bruschetta Salad

Fresh Roma tomatoes and arugula with burrata cheese, basil, garlic, and our balsamic dressing.

$8.99

side-orders
Side Orders

Roasted Potatoes

$6.00


Spinach

Sauteed or steamed.

$6.00


Mixed Veggies

Sauteed or steamed.

$6.00


Broccoli

Sauteed or steamed.

$6.00


Mushrooms

Sauteed.

$6.00


Homemade Meatballs

With marinara sauce.

$7.99


Italian Sausage

With marinara sauce.

$7.99


Meat Sauce

$7.99


Homemade Meatballs with Melted Mozzarella

$7.99


Shrimp

With your choice of sauce.

$9.99


Clams

With your choice of sauce.

$9.99


Mussels

With your choice of sauce.

$9.99

calzones
Calzones

Make Your Own Calzone

With one choice of vegetables or meat (chicken, ham, pepperoni, sausage, meatball, or ground beef) with mozzarella and ricotta.

$13.00

fresh-homemade-pastas
Fresh Homemade Pastas
Served with a choice of sauce: marinara, alfredo, checca, pink or both cream and marinara.

Cheese Ravioli

Ravioli stuffed with classic cheese.

$15.99

Cheese Ravioli

Chicken Ravioli

$15.99


Beef Ravioli

$15.99


Spinach Ravioli

$15.99


Gnocchi Potato Dumplings

$15.99


Gnocchi Gorgonzola

With cream sauce and baked mozzarella cheese.

$15.99


Squash Ravioli

With light cream and white wine sauce.

$15.99


Beef Lasagna

Layers of pasta with fresh ground beef, ricotta, parmesan & mozzarella cheeses in our own tomato sauce.

$16.99

pastas
Pastas
We also offer gluten free & whole wheat pasta for an additional cost..

Spaghetti with Meatballs

Homemade meatballs served over spaghetti in our tomato sauce.

$15.99


Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

Ground beef served over spaghetti in our marinara sauce.

$15.99


Spaghetti with Sausage

Italian sausage, sauteed onions, and green peppers served over spaghetti in our marinara sauce.

$15.99


Linguini al Pesto

Homemade basil pesto sauce served over linguini topped with roasted pine nuts.

$13.99

Linguini al Pesto

Linguini al Pesto with Shrimp

Homemade basil pesto sauce served over linguini topped with roasted pine nuts.

$19.99


Linguini al Pesto with Chicken

Homemade basil pesto sauce served over linguini topped with roasted pine nuts.

$15.99


Spaghetti Carbonara

Mushrooms and bacon tossed with spaghetti and a creamy pink sauce.

$15.99

Spaghetti Carbonara

Capellini Primavera

Broccoli, carrots, mushrooms, and zucchini tossed with angel hair and served in our marinara sauce.

$15.99


Fettuccine Alfredo

Homemade cream sauce served over fettuccine.

$14.99

Fettuccine Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo with Shrimp

Homemade cream sauce served over fettuccine.

$19.99


Fettuccine Alfredo with Chicken

Homemade cream sauce served over fettuccine.

$16.99


Rigatoni Sausage

Basil, garlic, mushrooms, spinach, and sun-dried tomatoes with olive oil.

$15.99


Baked Rigatoni

Mozzarella cheese, ground beef, served over rigatoni in our marinara sauce.

$15.99

seafood-pasta
Seafood Pasta

Linguini Pescatore

Clams, mussels, shrimp, calamari, and garlic served over linguini in a wine tomato sauce.

$24.99


Capellini Pipone

Chicken, shrimp, mushrooms, spinach, and onions tossed with capellini in a spicy wine marinara arrabiata spicy sauce.

$18.99


Linguini & Clams

Clams and garlic served over linguini in your choice of a garlic white wine or wine tomato sauce.

$18.99

Linguini & Clams

Shrimp Diablo

Shrimp served over linguini in a spicy wine tomato sauce.

$19.99

Shrimp Diablo

Fettuccine a la Mare

Chicken, shrimp, calamari, onions, garlic and red peppers in a wine tomato sauce.

$19.99


Capellini Special

Chicken, shrimp, mushrooms, spinach, and onions over capellini in a creamy white wine sauce.

$18.99

Capellini Special

Calamari Marinara

Sauteed calamari, garlic and basil tossed with linguini in a wine tomato sauce and light chili flakes.

$18.99


Seafood Chioppino

Clams, mussels, shrimp and calamari topped with a cioppino sauce and served with linguini al olio.

$19.99


Shrimp Scampi

Sauteed shrimp and linguini pasta tossed with lemon, caper, parsley, oregano chili flakes and garlic wine sauce.

$19.99

Shrimp Scampi

Penne Vodka with Shrimp

With mushrooms, light onions and a creamy pink sauce.

$19.99


Tomato Basil Cream Pasta

Shrimp, Roma tomatoes and fresh basil with penne pasta creamy.

$19.99

plates
Plates
All dishes are served with marinara pasta, roasted potatoes or vegetables. Additional fee for other sauces.

Chicken Picatta

Chicken breast medallions with lemon, caper, parsley, and garlic wine sauce.

$18.99

Chicken Picatta

Veal Piccata

Veal medallions with lemon, caper, parsley, and garlic wine sauce.

$20.99


Chicken Parmigiana

Breaded chicken with melted mozzarella and marinara sauce.

$18.99

Chicken Parmigiana

Veal Parmigiana

Breaded veal with melted mozzarella and marinara sauce.

$20.99

Veal Parmigiana

Eggplant Parmigiana

Eggplant lightly breaded and topped with melted mozzarella and marinara sauce.

$16.99


Eggplant Mama Mia

Eggplant parmigiana with grilled chicken and fresh mozzarella cheese layered between marinara sauce.

$18.99

Eggplant Mama Mia

Chicken Melanzana

Eggplant topped with chicken breast, prosciutto, melted mozzarella cheese, garlic and marsala wine.

$18.99


Veal Marsala

Veal medallions with garlic, parsley, and mushrooms in marsala wine sauce.

$20.99


Chicken Marsala

Chicken breast medallions with garlic, parsley, and mushrooms in marsala wine sauce.

$18.99

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Cacciatore

Baked chicken breast, onions, mushrooms, red peppers in white wine pomodoro sauce.

$18.99


Chicken Florentino

Grilled chicken breast, marinara sauce, spinach, baked mozzarella cheese and diced tomatoes on top.

$18.99

desserts
Desserts

Cannoli

Delicious tube of fried dough, filled with a sweet, creamy ricotta filling.

$6.99


Tiramisu

A delicious coffee-flavored Italian dessert. Ladyfingers dipped in coffee, layered with a whipped mixture of eggs, sugar & mascarpone cheese, flavored with cocoa.

$6.99


Spumoni

$7.99


Cheesecake

Classic cheesecake with a rich, dense, smooth, and creamy consistency.

$6.99

hot-beverages
Hot Beverages

Coffee

$2.99


Hot Tea

$2.99


Espresso

$2.99


Cappuccino

$3.99


Coffee Latte

$3.99


Hot Chocolate

$2.99

cold-beverages
Cold Beverages

Soda

Nothing like a cold soda to go with your pizza

$2.99


Iced Tea

So refreshing.

$2.99


Lemonade

$2.99


Orange Juice

$2.99


Milk

$2.99


Chocolate Milk

$2.99


Panna Still Water

$4.50


San Pellegrino Sparkling Water

$4.50

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