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Franco's Italian Bistro & Wine

803 Frederick Rd, Catonsville, MD 21228

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Give Franco's Italian Bistro & Wine a call to order. We hear their food's delish.

Menu
pizza
Creat Your Own Pizza$13.00
Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
brick-oven-pizza
Granchio Pizza$18.99
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, crab meat, shaved pecerino romano, hint of old bay
Shrimp Scampi Pizza$17.99
Garlic lemon cream, mozzarella, shrimp, shaved pecorino romano, hint of the day.
Meatball Pizza$15.99
House-made meatballs, tomato sauce, whipped ricotta, mozzarella, basil.
Sausage & Peppers Pizza$15.99
Tomato marsala sauce, house-made fennel sausage, green peppers, house roasted peppers mozzarella.
Pizza Margherita$13.99
Tomato sauce fresh mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, basil, shaved pecorino romano.
Salsiccia & Funghi Pizza$14.99
Mozzarella, mushrooms, house-made Italian sausage, tomato sauce.
Locavore Pizza$14.99
Extra virgin olive oil, grilled asparagus, roasted red peppers, broccoli rabe, garlic freshh mozzarella, shaved pecpromp, romano.
Prosciutto e Arugula Pizza$15.49
Extra virgin olive oil, fresh mozzarella, prosciutto di parma, argula, shaved pecorino romano
Funghi Pizza$14.49
Tomato sauce, mushrooms, fresh mozzarella, arugula, shaved pecorino romano
Pesto Pizza$14.49
Pesto, cherry tomatoes, whipped ricotta, fresh mozzarella.
Pizza Verde$15.49
Pesto, house roasted red peppers, asparagus, fresh mozzarella, shaved pecorino romano.
Quatro Fromaggio Pizza$14.99
Extra virgin oil, fresh mozzarella, whipped ricotta, feta, shaved pecorino romano.
Meat Lovers Pizza$16.49
House made italian sausage, prosciutto di parma, soppressata, pancetta.
Shrimp Fra Diavolo Pizza$17.99
Tomato sauce, red chill flakes, shrimp, fresh mozzarella, basil.
Classic Pepperoni Pizza$13.49
Tomato sauce, pepperoni, mozzarella
pasta-special
Pasta with Crab Sauce & Bucatini$19.49
Blue crabs infused in marinara sauce topped with lump crab.
Pasta with Pappperdelle Bolognese$13.99
Tomato ragu with a blend of beef, pork, veal & spices with a touch of cream.
Pasta with Gnocchi & Veal Sauce$18.49
Tender veal cubes slowly braised in pomodoro sauce & red wine.
Pasta with Orecchiette Fennel$18.49
Sliced house-made fennel sausage, broccoli rabe, extra virgin olive oil, garlic shaved parm,
Pasta with Linguine Clam Sauce$17.49
Littleneck clams, chopped clam, garlic, parsley, olives oil, butter white whine.
Pasta with Egg Plant Parm$12.99
Served with linguini.
Pasta with Rigaton Vodka$11.99
Vodka tomato cream sauce with grated romano & basil.
Pasta with Risotto Primavera$13.99
Arborio rice cooked in chicken broth with basil pesto, asparagus, mushrooms, roasted red peppers, light cream, finished with extra virgin olive oil.
risotto-specials
Risotto with Orecchiette Fennel$18.49
Sliced house-made fennel sausage, broccoli rabe, extra virgin olive oil, garlic shaved parm,
Risotto with Linguine Clam Sauce$17.49
Littleneck clams, chopped clam, garlic, parsley, olives oil, butter white whine.
Risotto with Crab Sauce & Bucatini$19.49
Blue crabs infused in marinara sauce topped with lump crab.
Risotto with Pappperdelle Bolognese$13.99
Tomato ragu with a blend of beef, pork, veal & spices with a touch of cream.
Risotto with Egg Plant Parm$12.99
Served with linguini.
Risotto with Rigaton Vodka$11.99
Vodka tomato cream sauce with grated romano & basil.
Risotto with Risotto Primavera$13.99
Arborio rice cooked in chicken broth with basil pesto, asparagus, mushrooms, roasted red peppers, light cream, finished with extra virgin olive oil.
Risotto with Gnocchi & Veal Sauce$18.49
Tender veal cubes slowly braised in pomodoro sauce & red wine.
veal-dishes
Veal Marsala$18.49
Tender veal scaloppini sauteed in a mushroom marsala sauce with a side of roasted vegetables
Veal Saltimbocca$19.99
Tender veal scaloppini topped with prosciutto de parma melted mozzarella & sage in a marsala sauce over fresh spinach.
Veal Cacciatore$18.49
Tender veal cubes slowly braised in tomato sauce and red wine with bell peppers, mushrooms over pappardelle.
Veal Bryne$18.49
Bread veal medallions lightly fried with a sauce of prosciutto, mushrooms, marsala, lemon over linguini.
chicken
Chicken Piccata$16.99
Boneless breast sauteed in white wine, lemon & capers with a side of roasted vegetables.
Chicken Arancini$17.99
Boneless breast stuffed with spinach, prosciutto di parma & mozzarella, topped with a mushroom orange cream sauce with a side roasted vegetables.
Chicken Franco$17.95
Breaded chicken breast fried golden brown, topped with tomatoes, whipped ricotta, prosciutto di parma, mozzarella in a tomato mushroom marsala sauce linguini.
Chicken Parm$15.99
With linguini.
beef
Beef Braciole$18.99
Angus beef sirloin stuffed with egg, prosciutto di parma, romano cheese, slowly braised in tomato sauce & red wine with a side of orechiette.
seafood
Shrimp Fra Diavolo$18.99
Shrimp sauteed with chilli flakes, white wine pomodoro sauce over linguini.
Shrimp Scampi$18.99
Shrimp sauteed in butter, garlic white wine, lemon & herbs over & linguini.
Frutti di Mare$23.99
Shrimp, calamari, clams & mussels in a blue crab infused marinara sauce over linguini.
Calamari Granchio$18.49
Calamari simmered in extra virgin oil & white wine finished in a blue crab infused marinara sauce over linguini.
Shrimp & Crab Crema di Pomodoro$19.99
Shrimp & crab sauteed in a blue crab infused marinara, cream & grated romano cheese over linguini.
francos-pasta
Chose a pasta from the list to accompany a choice of sauce.
Pasta with Pomodoro$6.50 +
Pasta Bolognese$7.50 +
Pasta with Alfredo Sauce$7.00 +
Pasta Vodka$7.00 +
Pasta with Pesto$7.00 +
Pasta with Butter$5.00 +
house-made-pasta
Momma's Ravioli$14.99
Pasta pillows stuffed with house-made ricotta, romano cheese, sausage & spinach in a Pomodoro sauce.
Meat ball Ravioli$15.49
Pasta pillows stuffed with a blend of beef, pork, veal, romano cheese & spices in a Pomodoro sauce.
Gnocchi Pasta$14.49
Italian ricotta dumplings in a tomato cream sauce.
Cheese Ravioli$13.49
Pasta pillows stuffed with house-made ricotta & romano cheese in a Pomodoro sauce.
Wild Mushroom Ravioli$15.49
Spinach pasta pillow stuffed with wild mushrooms & ricotta in a marsala, sage, mushroom sauce.
contorni
Risotto$6.00
Broccoli Rabe$6.00
Rapino in olive oil & garlic.
Spinach Oil & Garlic$6.00
Sauteed Mushrooms$6.00
House Roasted Red Peppers$6.00
Spinach Romano$6.00
Cream & grated romano.
Grilled Asparagus$7.00
Grated Romano, garlic & oil.

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