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CALL US AT 630-402-0597 TO BOOK YOUR SEATS 

starters

 

 

 

bread service 4

house made bread with flavored butter 

crispy potatoes 8

baby artichokes, calabrian peppers, lemon + garlic aioli  

ricotta dumplings 14

 brown butter, fried sage, agro dolce squash & toasted pumpkin seeds 

 

arancini 12

 crispy rice balls, sweet peas, tomato + parmesan fonduta, mozzarella cheese 

 

salads

 

caesar 10

mixed greens, red onion, parmesan cheese, bread crumbs

winter  salad  12

cranberries, squash, pumpkin seeds, goat cheese & pine nut vinaigrette  . 

pastas

 

amatriciana 19

bacon, red pepper flake, tomato & whipped ricotta   

that dish from capri 24

prawns, san marzano tomatoes, salt cured black olives 

mafaldine 2.0  28

 braised beef stuffed pasta, brown butter vinaigrette, soffritto

fresh horseradish, breadcrumbs & pecorino cheese 

 

carbonara 19

guanciale, parmesan cheese, black pepper & egg yolk 

bolognese 22

beef + pork red sauce, pecorino cheese & breadcrumbs 

proteins 

pork shank 32

 classic red sauce & creamy basil polenta  

porchetta 28

crispy pork belly, pork tenderloin, potato pave, salsa verde & pork demi glace

 

octopus risotto 30

classic red sauce, crispy artichokes

salsa verde, lemon + garlic aioli &

pickled mustard seeds 

 

salmon 34

dill + sunflower seed yogurt, roasted root vegetables & mustard sabayon    

dessert


brown butter + espresso pie 12
 salted bourbon caramel & maple cool whip 

 

nutella panna cotta 12

nutella & almond chocolate biscotti   

for the kiddos

butter noodles 4

 

kids red 5

 

kids Mac n cheese 5

 

 

reds    glass-bottle 

 

feudo s. nicola- sangiovese 10 - 40

fable Pinot Noir- California 11 - 42

natum  montepulciano d'abruzzo  12 - 48

biscardo marchese corvina 12 - 44

la merididiana barbera d'asti quattro terre 12 - 44

borgo dei trulli primitivo di manduria 13 - 50

angelo negro nebbiolo 14 - 54

alessandro rivetto dolcetto d’alba - Italy  16 - 60

scholar-mason - cabernet 16 - 62

guado al melo super tuscan 16 - 62 

 

BOTTLE ONLY

stephen ross winery pinot noir 2016 - California 70

la sala chianti classico riserva - Italy 75

roccheviberti barolo 2016 - Italy 94

 

whites/sparkling   glass- bottle

agriverde piane di maggio "nautum" pecorino 10 - 38

conti - pinot grigio - Italy 11 - 42

chateaux l'orangerie- sauvignon blanc    12 - 46

cyprus chardonnay - russian river valley 15 - 60

drusian - Prosecco - Italy 15 - 60

BOTTLE ONLY

balestri valde soave classico - Italy 44

fontanassa gavi di gavi - Italy 55

hawks chardonnay - California 65

poilvert-jacque champagne - France 85

non-alcoholic 

coffee 3

espresso - single 3 double 4

cappuccino 5

hot tea 3

iced tea 3

san Pellegrino regular/ flavored 3

sprite/coca cola/diet coke 3 

cocktails / after dinner 

old fashioned 12

"grandpas juice" manhattan 12

negroni 12

gin and tonic 12

grandpa Tonys lemoncello 10

beer 6

crystal lake brewing  - beach blonde

solemn oath -  kolsch-style ale

two brothers - domaine dupage country ale 

peroni - nastro azzurro 

art history brewing - bauhaus 

revolution- anti hero ipa