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Main Menu

  • Piccolo

    If you have any dietary requirement, please inform your waiter before ordering

  • Crispy zucchini flowers (v)

    • per piece 12.50

    w sheep's ricotta, basil & lemon

  • Snapper crudo

    • 24.00

    w New England clam cakes, citrus, fennel & avocado

  • Hand crafted stracciatella & aubergine baked over coals (V)

    • 21.00

    w grilled piadina

  • Wood fired, wild caught king prawns

    • per piece 13.50

    w pancetta & gremolata piccante

  • Insalata of shaved broad squid & white beans

    • 23.00

    w parsley & lemon

  • Organic cured meats contadino style

    • 42.00

    w warm focaccia & Pene's pickle

  • Polpette

    Our hand crafted meatballs

  • Karitane crayfish meatballs

    • 32.00

    w hapuka, sweet onion puree, smoked butter & salsa verde

  • Wild red deer meatballs

    • 18.50

    w portobello mushroom & parsnip crema

  • Mamma D’s “East Coast”

    • 18.50

    beef meatballs w smoked melanzane

  • “Dodici ore”

    • 18.50

    slow cooked lamb meatballs w preserved lemon, rosemary & spiced gravy

  • Polpette vegetariane (V)

    • 17.00

    w summer vegetables & cow's ricotta

  • Primi

    We pride ourselves in making handmade pasta daily & cooked to order

  • Summer risotto

    • 34.00

    wood fired sweet corn & prawn w crayfish broth

  • Agnolotti of gurnard & scampi

    • per piece 15.00

    w lemon butter

  • Spaghettoni vongole & bottarga

    • 34.00

    w little neck clams, roasted peppers & chilli

  • Saffron & potato tortellini (V)

    • 23.00

    w goats curd, brown butter, almonds & fig confit

  • Buttered maltagliati

    • 34.00

    w duck & porcini ragu, buttercup & pickled black walnuts

  • Secondi

  • Pan seared line-caught fish

    • 44.00

    w black turtle beans & grilled globe artichoke

  • Hawke’s Bay lamb rump

    • 45.00

    summer peas & asparagus w crispy sweetbreads & pancetta

  • Berkshire pork loin saltimbocca

    • per piece 19.00

    w sage, prosciutto & black cherries

  • Wood fired bistecca – Wood fired barbecued butcher’s cut (POA)

    Served w confit mushrooms, creamed potato, rocket, Parmigiano Reggiano & Giusti balsamic

  • Wood fired bistecca – Flat iron steak tagliata

    • 220g 39.00

    Served w confit mushrooms, creamed potato, rocket, Parmigiano Reggiano & Giusti balsamic

  • Wood fired bistecca – Handpicked South Island grass fed scotch fillet

    • 300g 49.00

    Served w confit mushrooms, creamed potato, rocket, Parmigiano Reggiano & Giusti balsamic

  • Contorni

  • Spaghetti cacio & pepe (V)

    • 20.00
  • Cavatelli alla ricotta w marinara sauce & pesto (V)

    • 20.00
  • Green vegetables del giorno (V)

    • 12.50
  • Eggplant parmigiana (V)

    • 21.00
  • Polenta (V)

    • 11.00
  • Baduzzi bitter leaves salad (V)

    • 13.00
  • Desserts

  • Ricotta cannoli

    • per piece 12.50

    w pistachio, white chocolate & summer strawberries

  • Mamma D’s garden cake

    • 16.00

    w almond & solerno croccante

  • Tiramisu w Baileys & amaretto

    • 18.00
  • Torta caprese w “Miann” chocolate, raspberry sorbet & coconut espuma

    • 18.00
  • Formaggio

    • solo 17.50
    • tre formaggi 39.50

     cheese board of today's three cheeses inspired by Italy