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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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