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Cafe Formaggio

307 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY 11514

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Menu
appetizers
  • Calamari Fritti $14.00
    Golden fried calamari served with a side of homemade marinara or Fra Diavolo sauce.
  • Mussels Possillipo $14.00
    Your choice of cultivated mussels or clams steamed and seasoned in white wine garlic or marinara sauce.
  • Hot Antipasto $17.00
    A combination of baked clams, fried cappellini, shrimp oreganata, mozzarella sticks and eggplant rollatini.
  • Portamella $14.00
    A layered tower of fresh mozzarella, marinated portobello mushrooms, red ripened tomato and basil, then drizzled with a tasty pesto and balsamic reduction.
  • Fried Zucchini Sticks $11.00
  • Grilled Artichoke Hearts $11.00
    Grilled hearts topped with shaved pecorino cheese.
  • Italian Spring Rolls $14.00
    Fresh sausage meat sauteed with broccoli rabe, roasted peppers, fresh mozzarella wrapped in a light spring roll.
  • Cold Antipasto $15.00
    Marinated artichoke hears, fresh mozzarella knots, fresh roasted peppers, prociutto and fresh auribella cheese.
  • Calamari Arrabiata $15.00
    Golden fried calamari tossed with hot cherry peppers, roasted garlic and marinara sauce.
  • Grilled Calamari & Shrimp $16.00
    Grilled whole tube calamari and jumbo shrimp topped with rosemary, freshly squeezed lemon and olive oil.
  • Mozzarella Fresca $13.00
    Fresh mozzarella with vine-ripened tomatoes and roasted red peppers drizzled with extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar.
  • Capellini Cakes $13.00
    Angel hair pasta combined with fresh ricotta, diced ham and formaggio golden fried to perfection.
  • Stuffed Artichoke $13.00
    Fresh artichoke stuffed with toasted bread crumbs, plum tomatoes, formaggio and italian herbs.
  • Baked Stuffed Spaghetti Squash $17.00
    Sautéed squash with broccoli, carrots, zucchini, fresh tomato and mushrooms in a garlic and oil topped with mozzarella.
  • Zucchini Linguine $13.00
    Linguine shaped zucchini sauteed with garlic in our famous pomodoro sauce.
soups
  • Pasta Fagioli Soup $8.00
    White cannellini beans with pasta in a light plum tomato broth.
  • Minestrone Soup $8.00
    Assorted vegetables in a plum tomato broth.
  • Stracciatelli Romano Soup $8.00
    Spinach, egg whites and chopped tomato in a savory chicken broth.
  • Escarole & Beans Soup $8.00
    Escarole and white cannellini beans with a touch of plum tomato in a savory broth.
  • Tortellini in Brodo Soup $8.00
    Cheese tortellini in a light chicken broth.
  • Lentil Soup $8.00
    Served with a touch of spinach and ditalini pasta.
salads
  • Chicken Caesar Insalata $13.00
    Romaine hearts with our homemade dressing topped with shaved formaggio.
  • Formaggio Insalata $14.00
    Romaine hearts, red onions, diced fresh mozzarella, cucumbers, black olives, tomatoes, and flame roasted peppers in a balsamic reduction.
  • Antipasto Salad $14.00
    Crisp chopped romaine lettuce with salami, provolone, roasted peppers and mushrooms in a red wine vinaigrette.
  • Mango Salad $14.00
    Romaine hearts, radicchio, endive, grape tomatoes, mesclun mix, walnuts, mango with a white balsamic vinaigrette dressing.
  • House Salad $12.00
    Iceberg lettuce, carrots, tomatoes, onions, cucumbers and olives. Served with our red wine vinaigrette.
  • Beets Salad $14.00
    Spinach salad topped with onions, tomatoes, avocado, feta cheese and beets in a balsamic dressing.
  • Insalata Nicolina $15.00
    Baby spinach with red onions mushrooms and bacon with a warm Dijon mustard vinaigrette.
  • Insalata Buenavista $14.00
    Spring mix greens topped with sliced apples, fresh mozzarella and caramelized walnuts. Served with our honey mustard vinaigrette dressing.
  • Insalata Nuova $14.00
    Mixed greens, gorgonzola, diced mozzarella, fried goat cheese, roasted peppers and diced tomato with pesto and honey mustard vinaigrette dressing.
  • Insalata Pera $14.00
    Mixed mesclun greens topped with poached pears, crumbled bleu cheese and caramelized walnuts infused with our balsamic reduction.
side-orders
  • Broccoli Rabe $10.00
  • Broccoli $9.00
  • Escarole $9.00
  • Penne with Sauce $9.00
  • Capellini with Sauce $9.00
  • Meatballs $8.00
pasta
  • Linguine Con Vongole $22.00
    Red or white. Manilla clams served in a marinara plum tomato sauce or garlic and virgin olive oil broth over linguine.
  • Pappardelle Ragu $24.00
    Fresh homemade Pappardelle pasta topped with our old fashioned ragu sauce mixed with slowly cooked beef brasciole.
  • Cavatelli Con Cime $24.00
    Cavatelli pasta, broccoli rabe, sweet Italian sausage and sundried tomatoes in a garlic and oil brodino.
  • Rigatoni Alla Vodka $21.00
    Imported prosciutto sauteed in a creamy pink vodka sauce.
  • Rigatoni Filetto Pomodoro $21.00
    Fresh plum garden tomato sauce with basil.
  • Rigatoni Filetto Pomodoro with Two Meatballs $25.00
    Fresh plum garden tomato sauce with basil.
  • Penne Madiera $23.00
    Penne pasta tossed with grilled chicken strips and cubed homemade mozzarella, sauteed in a Madiera wine fresh diced plum tomato brown sauce.
  • Ravioli Alla Verde $20.00
    Fresh homemade cheese filled ravioli in a spinach cream sauce.
  • Lasagna Al Forno $20.00
    Homemade pasta with parmesan cheese, mozzarella cheese, sausage and meat sauce.
  • Aqua Pazza $29.00
    Linguine with mussels, littleneck clams, calamari and shrimp in a filetto sauce topped with fresh basil.
  • Tortellini Da Vinci $26.00
    Fresh tortellini pasta with baby shrimp and mushrooms in a sherry pink sauce.
  • Tortellini Ventura $26.00
    Homemade tortellini pasta with sauteed chicken in a vodka sauce topped with a spoonful of mascarpone cheese.
  • Rigatoni Fiorentina $23.00
    Rigatoni pasta tossed with grilled chicken strips, spinach and melted mozzarella, sauteed in a creamy pink sauce.
  • Capellini Stella Di Mare $28.00
    Shrimp, scallops, and calamari in a marinara plum tomato sauce or fra diavolo sauce.
  • Cavtelli The Funghi $23.00
    Homemade pasta and grilled chicken with portabella, shitake and button mushrooms in a light brown marsala wine sauce with caramelized onions.
  • Gnocchi Cotti $24.00
    Gnocchi smothered in our signature creamy roasted pepper pesto with breaded chicken and sundried tomatoes.
  • Penne e Gamberi $25.00
    Penne pasta tossed with fresh shrimp, broccoli florets and sundried tomatoes sauteed in a light garlic herbed brodino.
  • Whole Wheat Penne Primavera $21.00
    Assorted seasonal vegetables in your choice of a light garlic and oil or plum tomato sauce.
  • Ravioli Gratinate $22.00
    Homemade cheese-filled ravioli with meat sauce or tomato sauce and melted mozzarella cheese.
  • Shrimp Marinara $24.00
    Fresh shrimp served in a spicy fra diavolo sauce or a mild marinara plum tomato sauce over linguine.
  • Gnocchi Calatafini $22.00
    Our famous filet to di pomodoro sauce sautéed with Sicilian eggplant and topped with fresh ricotta.
  • Tortellini Caprese $24.00
    Fresh tortellini pasta made with garlic and oil, fresh tomatoes, basil and fresh mozzarella.
  • Cavatelli Salmone $28.00
    Fresh salmon diced and sauteed in a light cream pink sauce with cherry tomatoes and fresh peas.
entrees
  • Gamberoni Risotto $27.00
    Grilled marinated basil shrimp over a vegetable risotto in a scampi sauce.
  • Limoncello Style $27.00
    Pan seared filet of sole or jumbo shrimp served over a limoncello liqueur risotto mixed with spinach and mushrooms.
  • Oreganata Style $28.00
    Baked salmon, jumbo shrimp or filet of sole with seasoned breadcrumbs served over assorted sauteed vegetables.
  • Salmon Trapani $29.00
    Caramelized walnut encrusted Norwegian salmon topped in our savory Honey Dijon sauce.
  • Shrimp Monalisa $27.00
    Breaded jumbo shrimp pan seared and topped with fresh mozzarella cheese simmered in a fresh mushroom marsala wine sauce.
  • Chicken Carolina $26.00
    Fresh battered breast of chicken topped with imported prosciutto, broccoli and melted mozzarella cheese in a garlic, white wine sauce.
  • Chicken Balsamico $24.00
    Tender pieces of chicken sauteed with carrots and baby string beans in a balsamic demi-glaze sauce served over garlic mashed potatoes.
  • Chicken Scarpariello $27.00
    Chicken breast, sausage, potatoes, and peppers in a white wine, garlic scarperiello sauce.
  • Chicken Rolladue $27.00
    Stuffed with a spinach ricotta, and topped with melted mozzarella over a bed of mashed potatoes in a brown madeira wine sauce.
  • Eggplant Parmigiana $21.00
    Fresh battered eggplant baked with homemade tomato sauce and melted mozzarella.
  • Eggplant Rollatini $21.00
    Fresh battered eggplant rolled with seasoned ricotta, baked with a homemade tomato sauce and melted mozzarella.
  • Chicken Primavera $25.00
    Fresh grilled breast of chicken marinated in balsamic vinegar and imported seasonings, topped with a medley of sauteed fresh vegetables in a garlic & oil sauce.
  • Grilled Chicken Pillardo $27.00
    Topped with sauteed broccoli rabe and fresh mozzarella.
  • Marinated Skirt Steak $32.00
    Tender choice skirt steak, grilled to perfection, served over a bed of garlic mashed potatoes.
lunch-brick-oven-pizza
Thin crust grilled pulled pizza dough - 12 inches. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Margherita Pizza Lunch $11.00
    A plum tomato basil sauce with homemade fresh mozzarella, diced fresh tomatoes, topped with fresh basil. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Grandma Pizza Lunch $12.00
    Homemade fresh mozzarella cheese spotted with a flavorful herbed San Marzano plum tomato sauce and fresh garlic. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Buffalo Chicken Margherita Pizza Lunch $14.00
    Fresh sauteed spicy chicken in a spicy bleu cheese barbecue sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Chicken Caesar Pizza Lunch $15.00
    romaine lettuce with caesar salad dressing topped with grill. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Crispino Pizza Lunch $14.00
    Broccoli rabe, fresh mozzarella, fresh Italian sausage with a San Marzano plum tomato sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
lunch-soups
Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Pasta Fagioli Soup Lunch $7.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Vegetable Minestrone Soup Lunch $7.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Escarole & Beans Soup Lunch $7.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Tortellini in Brodo Soup Lunch $7.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Straccetti Romano Soup Lunch $7.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
lunch-paninis
Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Padrino Panini Lunch $14.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Broccoli rabe, grilled chicken, fresh mozzarella and roasted peppers.
  • Femmina Panini Lunch $14.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Oven-roasted Portobello mushrooms, broccoli rabe, roasted peppers, grilled vegetables and fresh mozzarella.
  • Lemon Basil Panini Lunch $14.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Grilled chicken, mesclun greens, tomatoes, avocado, and shredded mozzarella in a lemon basil dressing.
  • Emmelyn Panini Lunch $14.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Grilled chicken, Portobello mushrooms, Gorgonzola cheese, roasted peppers in a balsamic vinaigrette.
  • Perfecto Panini Lunch $14.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. fried chicken cutlet with fresh roasted peppers, melted mozzarella, red onions with Italian herb mayonnaise.
  • Buono Panini Lunch $14.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Grilled chicken, fresh mozzarella and sundried tomatoes with garlic.
lunch-tuscan-heroes
Crispy brick oven crust with light dough inside All Tuscan heroes come with French Fries. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Shrimp Monalisa Hero Lunch $14.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Jumbo fried shrimp with a marsala mushroom wine sauce with melted mozzarella.
  • Chicken Club Lunch $13.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Fried or grilled chicken cutlet with lettuce, tomato and Italian herb mayonnaise.
  • Chicken Pillardo Hero Lunch $13.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Grilled chicken cutlet with sauteed broccoli rabe, garlic, and oil and melted mozzarella.
  • Short Rib Hero Lunch $13.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Slow cooked braised beef with sauteed onions and homemade spicy horseradish sauce topped with fresh mozzarella.
  • Traditional Parmigiana Hero Lunch $13.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
bite-size-lunch
Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Short Rib Sliders Lunch $13.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Slow cooked braised beef with sauteed onions and homemade spicy horseradish sauce topped with fresh mozzarella on fresh baked garlic rolls.
  • Steak Tid Bits Lunch $16.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Sliced Skirt Steak served over toasted garlic bread topped with fresh mozzarella.
lunch-pasta
Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Gnocchi Calatafini Lunch $13.00
    Filetto di pomodoro sauce sauteed with Sicilian eggplant, with a ricotta salata garnish. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Cavatelli Con Cime Lunch $14.00
    Broccoli rabe, crumbled sweet Italian sausage and sundried tomatoes served in a garlic and oil brodino. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Rigatoni Fiorentina Lunch $14.00
    Fresh grilled chicken strips, spinach and melted mozzarella, sauteed in a creamy pink sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Rigatoni Alla Vodka Lunch $12.00
    Imported prosciutto sauteed in a creamy pink vodka sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Rigatoni Filetto Pomodoro Lunch $14.00
    With meatballs. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Penne Madiera Lunch $14.00
    Fresh grilled chicken strips and cubed homemade mozzarella, sauteed in a Madeira wine plum tomato sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Cavatelli Tre Funghi Lunch $14.00
    Portobello, shitake and button mushrooms with fresh grilled chicken and caramelized onions in a light brown marsala wine sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Linguine Con Vongole Lunch $14.00
    Manila clams served in your choice of a marinara plum tomato sauce or garlic and oil brodino. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Capellini Stella Di Mare Lunch $16.00
    Shrimp, scallops and calamari served in your choice of a marinara plum tomato sauce or fra diavolo sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Pappardelle Ragu Lunch $14.00
    Fresh homemade pasta topped with old-fashioned ragu sauce mixed with slow cooked beef brasciole. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Ravioli Gratinate Lunch $13.00
    Homemade cheese-filled ravioli served in your choice of a meat sauce or tomato sauce and topped with melted mozzarella. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Whole Wheat Penne Primavera Lunch $13.00
    Assorted seasonal vegetables in your choice of a light garlic and oil or plum tomato sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Gnocchi Cotti Lunch $14.00
    Our signature creamy roasted pepper basil pesto with breaded chicken and sundried tomatoes. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
lunch-entrees
Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Gamberoni Risotto Lunch $16.00
    Grilled marinated basil shrimp over a vegetable risotto in a scampi sauces. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Marinated Skirt Steak Lunch $19.00
    Tender choice skirt steak, grilled to perfection, served over a bed of garlic-mashed potatoes. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Chicken Carolina Lunch $16.00
    Fresh battered breast of chicken topped with imported prosciutto, broccoli and mozzarella cheese in a garlic, white wine sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Chicken Scarpariello Lunch $16.00
    Chicken breast, sausage, potatoes and peppers in white wine, garlic sauce. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Chicken Pillardo Lunch $16.00
    Topped with sauteed broccoli rabe and fresh mozzarella. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Oreganata Style Lunch $16.00
    St. Peter Fish, or shrimp baked with seasoned breadcrumbs. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • St. Peter Fish Limoncello Lunch $16.00
    Pan seared and served over a limoncello liqueur risotto mixed with spinach and mushrooms. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Parmigiana Style Lunch $15.00
    Your choice of chicken, eggplant or meatball. Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Chicken Francese Lunch $15.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Chicken Marsala Lunch $15.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Eggplant Rollatini Lunch $15.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Shrimp Mona Lisa Lunch $17.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.
  • Veal Parmigiana with Spaghetti Lunch $18.00
    Available Monday through Friday from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm.

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