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LaScala's Birra

1700 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

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Menu
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Margherita Pizza$14.00
San Marzano tomato sauce with fresh handmade mozzarella, cured tomatoes, and basil.
Gabagool Pizza$16.00
Spicy capicola, mozzarella, cured tomatoes, arugula.
Three Little Pigs Pizza$20.00
Homemade roasted porchetta, spicy capicola, imported cured pancetta, mozzarella, chilis.
Caponata Pizza$16.00
Marinated eggplant, red onion, roasted peppers, soppressata, mascarpone, balsamic glaze.
Gaaahlic Pizza$13.00
Roasted garlic pesto, fresh shaved garlic mozzarella, garlic oil drizzle.
Ortolana Pizza$15.00
Medley of seasonal roasted veggies, mozzarella.
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Prosciutto Pizza$16.00
Prosciutto, cherry tomatoes, arugula, mozzarella, shaved parmigiano.
Pear & Gruyere Pizza$18.00
Bosc pears, speck, arugula, gruyere, mozzarella, fontina, roasted garlic oil, honey drizzle.
La Mortadella Pizza$17.00
Mortadella, arugula pesto, mozzarella, fontina, spicy toasted pistachios, onion pesto.
Alla Carbonara Pizza$15.00
Imported cured pancetta, peas, mozzarella, fontina, cracked black pepper, fried egg.
Roasted Duck Pizza$19.00
Pulled duck, onion pesto, arugula pesto, mozzarella, fontina.
Truffle Pizza$22.00
Mixed wild mushrooms, taleggio, mozzarella, fontina, white truffle oil, fried egg.
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Buffalo Chicken Pizza$16.00
Braised spicy chicken, house ranch sauce, house buffalo sauce, mozzarella, bleu cheese and celery.
Brussels Sprout Pizza$15.00
Roasted brussels sprouts, burrata, pancetta, sriracha balsamic.
Spinach & Artichoke Dip Pizza$15.00
Mozzarella & fontina cheesy topping with fresh spinach & artichoke pieces.
Mac & Cheese Pizza$16.00
Taleggio, cheddar, fontina & mozzarella with breadcrumb & fresh herbs.
Hot Italian Pizza$16.00
Sausage, pepperoni, long hots, mozzarella, our marinara sauce.
Cheeseburger Pizza$16.00
Red & white sauce, seasoned ground beef, lettuce, shredded cheddar, cured tomatoes, sesame seeds.
Meatball Stuffed Crust Pizza$16.00
Red pie topped with meatballs and roasted peppers with a ricotta-stuffed crust.
Birra Pizza Salad$16.00
Arugula, spring mix, chickpeas, fennel, cherry tomatoes, ciliegine mozzarella and red onions over house-made piadina.
Four Cheese Pizza$16.00
Mozzarella, ricotta, fontina & burrata with roasted garlic pesto.
starters
Ricotta Board$12.00
Ricotta seasoned with honey served with house made piadina bread.
Meatball Trio$12.00
Homemade old-fashioned meatballs served with sweet & salty ricotta.
Arancini$12.00
Classic handmade rice balls.
Baked Eggplant$12.00
Italian eggplant stuffed with ricotta and oven baked in our famous tomato sauce.
Crispa Birra Calamari$14.00
In a sweet & sour sauce with long hots, sesame seeds and scallions.
Stuffed Long Hots$13.00
Stuffed with prosciutto and sharp provolone and baked in our famous tomato sauce.
Fontina Fonduta$12.00
Rich melted fontina and cured tomatoes with crispy flatbread.
Salumi & Cheese Board$14.00 +
Daily selection of salumi and cheeses with seasonal accompaniments.
Clams in White$14.00
Sautéed in garlic and white wine with cherry tomatoes served with Italian bread.
Our Famous Mussels$14.00
Peroni beer, herb butter, fresh garlic & shallots, zesty red sauce & arbole chili served with Italian bread.
Caprese$12.00
Fresh tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, roasted peppers, basil, extra virgin olive oil with a pesto drizzle.
Broccoli Rabe & Sausage$13.00
Fresh broccoli rabe sautéed in garlic & extra virgin olive oil with sundried tomatoes and Italian sausage served with homemade semolina polenta.
Crispy Parmigiano Artichoke$11.00
Tossed with sundried tomatoes, Parmigiano and honey-lemon vinaigrette.
LaScala Fries$14.00
Old bay fries with our special cheese sauce, bacon, lump crabmeat and chopped Italian long hots.
Truffle Fries$12.00
Homemade fries with truffle oil and Parmigiano.
Cheesesteak Eggrolls$14.00
Chopped strip steak wrapped in an eggroll with our special cheese sauce and caramelized onions.
Wings$14.00
Our homemade sweet & spicy wings served with carrots, celery and blue cheese.
Brussels Sprouts$12.00
Sautéed with roasted garlic and pancetta, with a balsamic glaze.
Truffle Mac & Cheese$15.00
Smoked prosciutto, peas, white truffle oil and crispy panko.
salads
LaScala Chopped Salad$13.00
Chopped romaine with provolone, Parmigiano, italian meats, tomatoes, red onions and pepperoncini in white balsamic dressing.
Alicia's Meatball Salad$13.00
A large pan-fried meatball with an Italian salad and ricotta cheese.
Classic Caesar Salad$9.00
Classic Caesar with Parmigiano and croutons.
Mista Salad$10.00
Spring mix, cherry tomatoes, kalamata olives, carrots, cucumbers and provolone in a balsamic dressing.
Arugula Salad$10.00
Radicchio, grilled red onions, sundried tomatoes, grilled eggplant, gorgonzola cheese, and toasted pine nuts in a white balsamic vinaigrette.
Spinach & Goat Cheese Salad$14.00
Warm goat cheese fritter, applewood smoked bacon, port-poached bosc pear in a smokey bacon vinaigrette.
Octopus Salad$14.00
Fresh Spanish octopus served in lemon & olive oil with arugula, celery, roasted peppers, oranges, capers and fennel with homemade semolina polenta.
Mediterranean Salad$16.00
Arugula, cherry tomatoes, calamari, lump crabmeat and shrimp in lemon & olive oil.
stromboli
Broccoli Rabe & Sausage Stromboli$16.00
Homemade stromboli stuffed with mozzarella, broccoli rabe and sausage with our famous tomato sauce.
Pepperoni Stromboli$16.00
Homemade stromboli stuffed with mozzarella and pepperoni with our famous tomato sauce.
Veggie Stromboli$16.00
Homemade stromboli stuffed with mozzarella, roasted zucchini, roasted eggplant, roasted peppers, baby spinach and mushrooms with our famous tomato sauce.
calzones
Calzone$14.00
Hand-folded pizza with mozzarella, ricotta, salumi and ham with our famous tomato sauce.
paninis
Birra's Favorite Panini$15.00
Prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, arugula, bruschetta-style tomatoes, made in fresh baked homemade panini.
Chicken Italiano Panini$15.00
Grilled chicken or chicken cutlet topped with roasted red peppers, broccoli rabe and provolone.
Chicken Parmigiano Panini$15.00
Tender breaded chicken breast with our marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese.
Vegetarian Panini$14.00
Roasted zucchini, roasted eggplant, roasted peppers, baby spinach, mushrooms, provolone.
Duck Cheesesteak Panini$15.00
Shaved duck breast, caramelized red onions, mixed wild mushrooms, house cheese whiz.
favorites
Rigatoni Vodka$16.00
Pancetta and sundried tomatoes in a tomato cream sauce.
Gnocchi$16.00
Fresh mozzarella, basil, our famous tomato sauce.
Ricotta Tortellini$16.00
Prosciutto, peas, and parmigiano in a truffle cream sauce.
Baked Lasagna$16.00
Meat sauce, ricotta, mozzarella, our famous tomato sauce.
Braised Short Rib Ravioli$15.00
Natural jus & our famous tomato sauce with ricotta.
Chicken Marsala$18.00
Crimini mushrooms, rosemary, sundried tomatoes, marsala wine, linguini.
Chicken San Remo$21.00
Boneless chicken sauteed in a vodka sauce with shrimp, lump crabmeat and linguini.
Chicken Piccata$18.00
Lemon butter caper sauce, capers, crimini mushrooms, linguini.
Chicken Parmigiano$18.00
Mozzarella, our famous tomato sauce, linguini.
Grilled Salmon$21.00
Spinach, mashed potatoes and sundried tomatoes in a scampi sauce.
Spicy Tuna$21.00
Arugula, radicchio, crispy shoestring fries, cherry tomatoes.
Seafood Fra Diavolo$24.00
Shrimp, calamari, mussels, clams, lump crabmeat, spicy tomato sauce, linguini.

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