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Cafe Rustico

726 149th St, Whitestone, NY 11357

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Menu
traditional-pizza
Cheese Pizza$18.50
Regular Napolitana style. Classic cheese or create your own pizza.
Baked Ziti Pizza$24.95
Macaroni, cheese and ricotta.
White Pizza$23.95
Ricotta, mozzarella, Parmesan and fresh garlic.
Fisherman's Special Pizza$24.95
Shrimp and fresh garlic.
Meat Lovers Pizza$27.95
Sausage, meatball, pepperoni, ham and bacon.
Hawaiian Pizza$24.95
Pineapple chunks and ham.
Grandma Pizza$29.95
Chicken & Tomato Pizza$26.95
Chopped chicken cutlet and cheese.
Salad Pizza$21.95
Lettuce, tomatoes, onions and olives.
Vegetarian's Delight Pizza$23.95
Your choice of 6 vegetable toppings.
Lasagna Pizza$27.95
Meat sauce, ricotta and mozzarella.
Rustico Supreme Pizza$27.95
Pepperoni, sausage, onions, peppers and mushrooms.
Buffalo Chicken Pizza$28.95
sicilians
Sicilian Sicilian Pizza$19.50
Extra cheese.
Marinara Sicilian Pizza$23.95
Cheese topped with marinara.
Meat Lover's Sicilian Pizza$28.95
Sausage, meatballs, pepperoni, ham and bacon.
Rustico's Deep Dish Pizza$29.95
Pepperoni, sausage, onions, peppers and mushrooms.
Onion Sicilian Pizza$20.25
Cheese-less with fresh tomatoes and onions.
Nonna's Sicilian Pizza$27.95
Fresh tomatoes, anchovies and onions.
Vegetable Sicilian Pizza$28.95
Your choice of 6 vegetables.
brick-oven-pizza
Funghi Pizza$14.95
Fresh tomato, mozzarella and portobello mushrooms. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Vodka Pizza$15.95
Vodka sauce, fresh mozzarella and prosciutto. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Bianco Pizza$13.95
Ricotta, mozzarella and Parmesan cheese. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Tri Colore Pizza$15.95
Spinach, tomatoes, ricotta and mozzarella. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Rustico Pizza$14.95
Fresh tomatoes, mozzarella and prosciutto. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Melanzane Pizza$14.95
Fresh tomato, mozzarella and eggplant. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Genovese Pizza$16.95
Pesto, olives, chicken, tomatoes and mozzarella. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Quatt'Agusti Pizza$15.95
Ham, artichoke, mushrooms, olives and mozzarella. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
Quattro Stagione Pizza$15.95
Eggplant, mushrooms, zucchini, sun-dried tomatoes and mozzarella. Garnished with olive oil, fresh basil and herbs.
appetizers
Fried Calamari$15.45
Portabello Provare$12.45
A sampling of imported mushrooms, mozzarella and bruschetta.
Garlic Bread$5.50
Garlic Bread with Melted Mozzarella$6.50
Fresh Mozzarella with Roasted Peppers & Tomato$15.45
Clams Possilipo$15.95
Baby clams simmered with fresh tomato in a chardonnay wine sauce.
French Fries$5.75
Garlic Knots$2.50
Mozzarella Sticks$6.95
Beef Patties$3.50
Zucchini Sticks$12.45
Chicken Fingers$5.95 +
Buffalo Wings$11.95
Served with celery and blue cheese dressing. Deep fried in 100% vegetable oil. Served with hot sauce mixed in or on the side.
Rice Ball$5.95
soups
Pasta Fagioli Soup$7.95
Fagioli beans, pasta and bacon.
Tortellini in Brod Soup$7.95
Meat tortellini in broth.
salads
Mixed Salad$8.50
Fresh greens, red onions, tomato and carrots with balsamic vinegar.
side-orders
Portobello$9.45
Sauteed portabello mushrooms in garlic and oil with a dash of balsamic vinegar.
bakers-corner
Calzones$8.50
Chicken Rolls$8.50
Sausage Rolls$8.50
Sicilian Slices$3.55
Slices$3.45
heroes
Chicken Parmigiana Hero$10.95
Shrimp Parmigiana Hero$13.95
Eggplant Parmigiana Hero$10.95
Grilled Chicken Rustico Hero$12.95
Grilled chicken, arugula, tomatoes and red onions with balsamic dressing.
Sausage & Peppers Hero$10.95
Meatball Parmigiana Hero$10.95
Veal Parmigiana Hero$13.45
Roasted Chicken Hero$10.95
Grilled chicken, grilled zucchini and sun-dried tomatoes.
Arribata Hero$12.95
Hot peppers, grilled chicken and smoked mozzarella.
Chicken Cutlet Hero$10.95
With lettuce, tomatoes and mayo.
pastas
Fettuccine Alfredo$15.45
A creamy Parmigiana blend.
Capellini Primavera$14.45
A mixture of fresh vegetables in a light consomme.
Spaghetti Bolognese$15.45
Freshly prepared meat sauce.
Fettuccine Carbonara$15.45
A creamy blend of Parmigiana cheese with fresh mushrooms and bacon.
Penne Alla Vodka$15.45
A pink cream sauce, prosciutto and vodka.
more-pastas
Linguine Clam Sauce$21.50
Prepared with fresh little neck clams in a white or red sauce.
Penne Pomodoro$16.45
Fresh tomato and basil garnished with fresh mozzarella.
Monicotto di Formaggio$16.45
Tubes of our fresh pasta with a blend of ricotta, mozzarella and Parmigiana cheese.
Spinach Ravioli$16.45
Pillows of fresh stuffed pasta with ricotta cheese and spinach in a light walnut tomato cream sauce.
Linguine Putanesca$14.95
Fresh tomatoes, capers and black olives in a red sauce.
Spaghetti with Meatballs$14.95
Baked Ziti$14.95
Baked Ziti with Meat Sauce$17.95
Tortellini al Pesto$17.95
A delicious sauce made with fresh chopped basil, garlic and pignoli nuts.
Tortellini Bolognese$17.95
Fettuccini Capri$14.95
Artichoke hearts, onions, green olives and fresh tomatoes in a light pomodoro sauce.
Penne Siciliano al Forno$14.95
Penne and eggplant baked in a pomodoro sauce topped with mozzarella.
Lobster Ravioli$18.95
Tender lobster tails simmered in a light lobster stock with a hint of tomato.
Penne Matriciana$14.95
A fresh tomato sauce with prosciutto, onions, fresh garlic and chardonnay.
Orecchielle di Bari$15.95
Ear shaped pasta with tomato, zucchini, eggplant and fresh mozzarella in a light pomodoro sauce.
Linguine Santo Spirito$21.50
Fresh arugula and shrimp in a spicy fileto di pomodoro sauce.
Ravioli$14.95
Pillows of fresh pesto stuffed with ricotta cheese with a light pomodoro sauce.
Penne Alla Rustico$17.45
Diced chicken with peas in a light brown cream sauce.
Rigatoni Anantte$14.95
Broccoli with sun-dried tomatoes, garlic and extra virgin olive oil.
Rigatoni Arrabiatta$17.45
Sausage, broccoli and cherry peppers in a garlic and oil sauce.
old-time-favorites
Eggplant Sorrentino$16.95
Baked eggplant, fresh ricotta cheese and melted mozzarella cheese with tomato sauce. Served with pasta or salad.
Eggplant Rollatinni Barese$16.95
Savory sliced eggplant rolled and stuffed with spinach and ricotta and topped with tomato sauce served with angel hair. Served with pasta or salad.
Eggplant Parmigiana$16.95
Savory sliced eggplant topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese. Served with pasta or salad.
chicken
Served with pasta or salad.
Grilled Chicken Parmigiana$18.45
Grilled breast baked with tomato sauce and mozzarella.
Classic Chicken Parmigiana$18.45
Boneless breast fried and baked with tomato sauce and mozzarella.
Chicken Alla Rustico$20.45
Sauteed chicken and small shrimp with chopped tomatoes in a pink sauce.
Chicken Saporito$18.45
Sauteed chicken and fresh chopped tomatoes with rosemary in a balsamic sauce.
Chicken Pesto$18.45
Sauteed chicken and garlic with sun-dried tomatoes in a pesto sauce.
Chicken Francese$18.45
Lightly battered and sauteed with white wine, fresh lemons and butter.
Chicken Florio Marsala$18.45
Sauteed with Marsala wine sauce and fresh imported mushrooms.
Chicken Scarpiello$18.45
Chicken sauteed with mushrooms and rosemary in a white wine and lemon sauce.
Chicken al Palerma$18.45
Sauteed chicken breast with garlic, sausage, roasted peppers and onion in a brown sauce.
Chicken Carchofino$18.45
Sauteed chicken with artichokes and capers in a white wine sauce.
Chicken Arrabiatta$21.45
Sauteed chicken with garlic, baby shrimp, cherry peppers and sausage in a red sauce.
veal
Served with pasta or salad.
Vitello Funghi$20.45
Veal scallopini sauteed with portobello mushrooms, prosciutto and onions in a brown sauce.
Vitello al Pizzaiolla$20.45
Sauteed veal and fresh tomato, artichokes and mushrooms in a red sauce.
Veal Parmigiana$20.45
Lightly breaded, fried and baked with mozzarella sauce with penne.
Veal Milanese$20.45
Tender veal lightly breaded and fried. Served with a light tomato sauce or lemon.
Vitello Rustico$20.45
Veal scallopini sauteed with onions and eggplant and topped with melted mozzarella in a white sauce
Veal Marsala$20.45
Sauteed with Marsala wine sauce and fresh mushrooms.
seafood
Shrimp Scampi$20.50
Fresh jumbo shrimp broiled in a zesty scampi sauce of butter, garlic and herbs. Served over linguine.
Calamari Marinara$20.50
Tender fresh calamari in a savory marinara or a zesty fra diavolo sauce over linguine.
Clams Marinara$20.50
Delicious, fresh little neck clams sauteed in garlic and oil in a light marinara sauce over fresh linguine pasta.
Shrimp Fra Diavolo$20.50
Jumbo shrimp in a savory marinara or a spicy fra diavolo sauce over linguine.
Linguine Frutta di Mare$22.50
Fresh jumbo shrimp, fresh clams and calamari in a white or red sauce. Served over linguine.
Shrimp Parmigiana$21.50
desserts
Cheesecake$8.95
Cannoli$4.95
beverages
Soda$2.00 +

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