Francesca's Vicinato

Francesca's Vicinato

12960 South La Grange Road, Palos Park, IL 60464
708-671-1600

We're all about supporting local pizzerias - even those who are not Slice partners.
Give Francesca's Vicinato a call to order. We hear their food's delish.

Menu
pizza
Pizza

Pizza della Foresta

Oven baked pizza with wild mushrooms, plum tomatoes and fontina cheese..

$13.25


Create Your Own Pizza

Sausage, olives, mushrooms, artichokes, spinach, onion, broccoli, anchovy, eggplant.

$13.75


Quattro Formaggi

Mozzarella, mascarpone, blue and Swiss.

$13.75


Napoletana

Arugula, cherry tomatoes, garlic, olive oil, provolone and shaved parmesan.

$12.75


Quattro stagioni

Prosciutto, artichoke, mushroom, olive, egg.

$13.75

gluten-free-pizza
Gluten Free Pizza

Pizza Margharita

With roasted plum tomatoes, basil and fresh mozzarella.

$13.25

antipasti
Antipasti

Antipasti Misti

Assorted Italian meats and cheeses with warm olives, roasted peppers, fig conserve, artichokes, walnuts, and grilled bread (serves 3-4).

$20.95


Risotto della Fattoria

Italian rice with broccoli florets, baby kale, pickled rainbow carrots, pea tendrils, and shaved grana padano.

$12.75


Bruschette di Tonno

Garlic toast with sliced ahi tuna, avocado, arugula, roasted red pepper aioli, and microgreens.

$10.25


Carpaccio Tre-colore

Thinly sliced raw sirloin with capers, tomatoes, mushrooms, basil, olive oil and parmigiano with radicchio, endive and arugula.

$13.75


Cozze alla Marinara

Prince Edward Island mussels in spicy tomato sauce.

$13.75


Calamari fritti

Crispy fried calamari served with lemon and marinara.

$14.75


Bruschette alla Romana

Garlic toast with tomato, basil & fresh mozzarella.

$8.75

insalate
Insalate

Caulilini all’Agrodolce

Roasted cauliflower florets with sea salt, extra virgin olive oil, red wine vinegar, fresh herbs, and toasted breadcrumbs.

$8.95


Burrata con Pomodorini

Burrata,heirloom tomatoes, basil and aged balsamic.

$12.75


Insalata di Rucola

Arugula, tomatoes, lemon, olive oil, and parmesan.

$7.25


Italian Wedge Salad

Romaine wedge, tomatoes & crispy pancetta with gorgonzola dressing.

$9.75


Caesar Salad

Classic Caesar with roasted peppers, garlic croutons, and shaved parmesan.

$7.75


Insalata di Asparagi

Asparagus, tomato, lemon, olive oil & blue cheese.

$9.25


Insalata alla Francesca

Romaine, endive, and radicchio with blue cheese, fresh vegetables, lemon, and balsamic.

$8.75

pasta-dishes
Pasta Dishes

Linguine alla Caruso

Sautéed with jumbo shrimp, garlic, and olive oil in a tomato and basil-pine nut pesto sauce.

$24.95


Gnocchi alla Valdostana

Gnocchi filled with fontina cheese, sautéed with roasted peppers, baby spinach, and garlic in a tomato cream sauce, with a truffle oil drizzle.

$18.95


Cappellacci con Asparagi

Asparagus filled pasta with basil cream sauce, fresh tomatoes, and parmigiano.

$18.95


Rigatoni alla Vesuviana

Sautéed with crispy eggplant, cherry tomatoes, garlic, and basil, topped with shaved ricotta salata.

$16.95


Linguine Primavera

Sautéed with zucchini, yellow squash, red and yellow peppers, sweet peas, asparagus, and onions in a light tomato-basil sauce.

$16.95


Fettuccine alla Carbonara

Fresh fettuccine pasta sautéed with pancetta, black pepper, parmesan cream sauce, and egg yolk.

$15.95

secondi
Secondi

Branzino con Vongole

Sautéed Mediterranean sea bass with manila clams, red and yellow peppers, escarole, garlic, capers, and white wine.

$27.95


Merluzzo alla Pagliacci

Pan-roasted Icelandic cod with broccoli, cherry tomatoes, mushrooms, eggplant, zucchini, garlic, and white wine.

$24.95


Pollo Ricore

Sautéed chicken breast with a spicy tomato sauce, prosciutto di Parma, and linguine aglio e olio.

$19.95


Salmone con Lenticchie

Pan-Roasted salmon with braised lentils, spinach, fresh tomatoes, lemon and olive oil.

$26.95


Bistecca al Barolo e Patate

Prime New York strip steak with roasted parmesan potatoes and a shallot-barolo reduction, served with shaved radishes, baby heirloom tomatoes, and pea shoots.

$33.95


Pollo Arrosto alla Romana

Roasted half chicken with garlic, shallots, rosemary, lemon and olive oil, served with roasted potatoes.

$33.95

contorini
Contorini

Sauteed Spinach

Sauteed baby spinach with garlic, lemon and extra virgin olive oil.

$4.75


Sauteed Mixed Vegetables

Sauteed mushrooms, zucchini, broccoli and cherry tomatoes with garlic and white wine.

$4.25


Roasted Potatoes

Oven roasted potatoes with garlic, shallots, rosemary and olive oil.

$3.75


Sauteed Shrimp

Sauteed jumbo shrimp with chopped tomatoes, garlic and lemon white wine sauce.

$6.25


Sausage and Peppers

Italian sausage with roasted peppers, onions & garlic.

$4.75


Pasta Aglio e Olio

Linguine sauteed with spinach, chopped tomato, garlic and extra virgin olive oil.

$3.75

gluten-free-antipasti
Gluten Free Antipasti

Cozze alla Marinara

Prince Edward Island mussels in spicy tomato sauce.

$13.75


Calamari in Padella

Sautéed calamari with capers, fresh tomatoes, spinach, chili flakes, garlic, lemon and olive oil.

$14.75


Mussels Pomodoro

Mussels sauteed in a spicy tomato sauce.

$15.00


Spinach Aglio e Oilo

Sauteed spinach with garlic and olive oil.

$6.00

gluten-free-pasta
Gluten Free Pasta

Pasta del Pastore

Sauteed with Italian sausage, garlic, white wine, and sun dried tomatoes in a cherry tomato sauce with goat cheese.

$16.95


Pasta alle Verdure

Sauteed with wild mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, zucchini, eggplant, broccoli, escarole, garlic, olive oil in an herb broth.

$15.95


Pasta Aglio e Olio

Sauteed with olive oil, fresh garlic, diced tomatoes, and fresh spinach.

$12.95


Penne con Asparagi

Sauteed with a parmesan cream sauce, fresh asparagus, and pine nuts.

$16.95


Pasta alla Pomodoro

Sauteed in a cherry tomato sauce with garlic and fresh herbs.

$13.95

gluten-free-insalate
Gluten Free Insalate

Burrata con Pomodorini

Burrata, heirloom tomatoes, basil and aged balsamic.

$12.75


Italian Wedge Salad

Romaine wedge, tomatoes & crispy pancetta with gorgonzola dressing.

$9.75


Caesar Salad

Classic Caesar with roasted peppers, garlic croutons, and shaved parmesan.

$7.75


Insalata di Asparagi

Asparagus, tomato, lemon, olive oil & blue cheese.

$9.25


Insalata alla Francesca

Romaine, endive, and radicchio with blue cheese, fresh vegetables, lemon, and balsamic.

$8.75

gluten-free-desserts
Gluten Free Desserts

Torta Lava

Flourless chocolate cake with a molten chocolate center served warm with mint chocolate gelato and fresh mixed berries.

$7.75


Gelati e Sorbetti

Ask for today's selection.

$5.95


Crema alla Vaniglia

Vanilla creme brulee with fresh berries.

$8.00


Frutta di Sottobosco

Assorted mixed berries topped with fresh whipped cream.

$7.95

kids-menu
Kids Menu

Kids Spaghetti with Meatball

With tomato sauce.

$7.00


Kids Cheese Pizza

$7.00


Kids Sausage Pizza

$7.00


Kids Grilled Cheese Sandwich

With mozzarella & provolone.

$7.00


Kids Crispy Chicken Tenders

$7.00


Kids Grilled Chicken Breast

$7.00


Kids Roasted Salmon

With lemon mayo.

$7.00

desserts
Desserts

Crostata di Mele

Warm Granny Smith apple tart served with cinnamon gelato and salted caramel sauce.

$7.75


Crema alla vaniglia

Vanilla bean crème brûlée with sugar crust and served with a homemade berry macaron.

$7.75


Zabaglione

Marsala sabayon with fresh mixed berries, vanilla cream, and a gluten-free cookie.

$7.75


Profiteroles al Pistacchio

Delicate cream puffs served warm with pistachio gelato and chocolate sauce.

$7.75


Torta Lava

Flourless chocolate cake with a molten chocolate center served warm with mint chocolate gelato and fresh mixed berries.

$7.75


Tiramisu

ladyfingers soaked in espresso and rum with mascarpone cheese, cocoa, and chocolate sauce.

$7.75

beverages
Beverages

Coffee

$2.50


Hot Tea

$2.50


Caffe Latte

$3.50


Espresso

$3.00


Cappuccino

$3.50

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