Pane Italiano v 3.75

Selection of Italian breads


Olive Miste v 3.50

Mixed olives marinated in oil, coriander, red pesto


Pane All’Aglio v 3.95

Garlic bread


Pane All’Aglio con Formaggio v 4.95

Garlic bread cheese


Pane All’Aglio con Pomodoro v 4.50

Garlic bread tomato


Pane All’Aglio Meta Meta v 4.95

Garlic bread 50/50



Focaccia Italiano v 5.95

Flatbread topped with halloumi, red pesto, balsamic onion & spinach, sweet chilli dip

Rosemarino v 4.95

Flatbread topped with rosemary, sea salt, olive oil & olives

Nduja Polpetta  5.95

Flatbread topped with spicy nduja (hot sauce), meatballs & smoked sausage, spicy tomato relish

Mozzarella di Bufala v v 4.95

Flatbread topped with baby mozzarella, sun blushed tomatoes, basil oil

Gluten Free Bases available 


Zuppa di Minestrone Tradizional v 4.75

Homemade minestrone soup, warm ciabatta


Pomodorini Arrostiti v 

Lightly toasted ciabatta topped with garlic roasted cherry tomatoes, basil oil

Bucce de Patata v 4.95

Deep fried potato skins, barbecue & garlic dips


Insalata Caprese v

Small buffalo mozzarella & plum tomato salad, green pesto, drizzled with basil oil


Antipasti Italiana (sharer for 2 persons) 12.95

Selection of cured meats, breads & olives


Funghi All’Aglio v 5.75

Pan fried button & chestnut mushrooms, garlic cream sauce, served on ciabatta


Pâté Rustica 5.95

Homemade chicken liver pâté, orange ham hock jelly, sweet balsamic baby onions, crostini


Brie Impanato v 5.95

Deep fried breaded brie, tomato salsa & beetroot gel


Sanguinaccio con salsa Pepe 6.25

Black pudding in peppercorn sauce, crispy pancetta & poached egg


Pollo Appiccoso Dell’Aglio con Zenzero 6.25

Crispy marinated chicken pieces, garlic, ginger & sticky BBQ glaze topped with sesame seeds


Morsi di Merzzulo Paprika 6.25

Deep fried paprika cod pieces in tempura batter, tartare sauce & tangy lemon gel


Gamberoni Tempura 8.25

Tempura battered king prawns, sweet chilli dip


Gamberoni All’Aglio 8.25

Pan fried king prawns, garlic butter served on char grilled ciabatta


Cozze 7.50

Steamed mussels, choice of garlic & cream sauce or tomato & chilli sauce, ciabatta





Penne, Linguine or Tagliatelle (Gluten Free penne available)

Pomodoro v  7.95
Classic homemade Napoli sauce, cherry tomatoes


Arrabiata v 7.95
Classic homemade Napoli sauce, fresh chillies & garlic

(Add any one of the following to above pasta dishes Chargrilled halloumi, Crispy pancetta, Chicken breast pieces, Anchovies & mixed olives 1.00 each)

(Tempura king prawns 4.00)


Al Funghi v 8.75
Sautéed wild mushrooms, cream & garlic


Bolognese Ragu 8.95

Our own recipe slow cooked Bolognese


Piccante 8.95

Spiced chicken, cherry tomatoes & spinach, mild chilli cream


Carbonara  8.95
Classic carbonara, pancetta, cream & parmesan


Alfredo 8.95

Pan fried chicken & mushrooms with Napoli sauce, cream & garlic


Lasagne al Forno 9.25

Layered sheets of pasta, Bolognese, béchamel sauce topped with cheese & baked in the oven


Verdure al Forno v 8.95
Penne pasta, roasted Mediterranean vegetables, Napoli & cream sauce topped with cheese & baked in the oven


Salmone Crema 9.25

Smoked salmon & cherry tomatoes, cream & garlic sauce


Broccolini Verde v 8.95
Tender stem broccoli, butterbeans & green pesto


Aldo 8.95

Spiced chicken pieces, pancetta, onions & garlic, Napoli sauce



Pesce Cancello 13.95

Baby prawns, smoked salmon, fresh mussels, cream & tomato sauce topped with king prawns

Polpette di Carne 10.95

Mini meatballs, smoked sausage & pancetta in a spicy Nduja (hot) tomato & cream sauce

Risotto di Pollo 10.95

Creamy Napoli sauce, red onion, spinach, chicken & garlic topped with crisped pancetta


Risotto di Funghi e Broccoli v 10.95

Pan fried wild mushrooms, cream & garlic, topped with tempura broccoli


Risotto di Pesce 13.95

Baby prawns, smoked salmon, cod fillet pieces & cherry tomatoes topped with king prawns





Margherita v 7.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella & basil


Bolognese 8.95

Our homemade Bolognese topped with mozzarella


Pollo e Funghi 9.50

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, chicken, mushrooms & garlic


Funghi v 8.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, wild mushrooms & thyme


Pepperoni 8.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella & pepperoni


Quattro Stagioni 8.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, ham, mushrooms, red onions & peppers (available mixed)


Diavola  9.25

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, pepperoni, red onions, chilli & garlic


Verdure v 8.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, roasted Mediterranean vegetables


Hawaiian  8.25

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, ham & pineapple

Manzo Piccante 9.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, spicy jalapeno beef & onion

Calzone Classico 9.95

Folded pizza filled with mozzarella, ham, mushrooms & red onions, Napoli sauce


Verdure Calzone v 9.95

Folded pizza filled with mozzarella & roasted Mediterranean vegetables, Napoli sauce





Prosciutto di Parma 10.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, Parma ham, salad leaves, parmesan shavings


Salmone Affumicato 10.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, smoked salmon, red onion topped with goat’s cheese


Pollo Appiccicoso 10.95

Napoli sauce, mozzarella, spring onions & sticky barbecue chicken, sesame seeds


Calzone Polpette di Carne 10.95

Mozzarella, meatballs, smoked sausage & spicy nduja paste (hot), bolognese sauce

Festa di Carne Cancello 11.95

Meatballs, pepperoni, smoked sausage, chicken & bolognese

Gluten free bases available



10oz Sirloin 18.95

Angus 28 day matured Sirloin steak, onion rings, roasted tomato & mushrooms

 (Add King Prawns in garlic butter 4.00 extra)


8oz Fillet 24.95

Prime centre cut Angus Fillet steak, onion rings, roasted tomato & mushrooms

 (Add King Prawns in garlic butter 4.00 extra)


(The above steaks include a choice of any sauce & side dish)

Fillet Rossini 27.50

Prime centre cut Angus Fillet steak, served on toasted ciabatta bread, topped with pate, rich madeira wine sauce,

and a choice of any side dish




Salsa di Pepe Verde

Green peppercorn & brandy sauce


Salsa di Digion Funghi e Whisky

Dijon mustard, mushroom & whisky sauce


Salsa di Diana 

Mushroom, onion, french mustard, cream & brandy

Salsa ai Funghi e Panna Selvatica 

Wild mushroom, cream, garlic & white wine sauce

Salsa di Dolcelatte

Rich blue cheese & cream sauce

Salsa Don Phillipe

Onions, peppers, olives, red wine, tomatoes & garlic

Salsa di Gamberoni All'Aglio

King prawns, garlic butter (4.00 extra)





Peto di Pollo Fritto 12.95

Pan Fried chicken breast & crushed herb potatoes, served with your choice of any sauce & side dish


Filleto di Maiale Arrosto 13.95

Roasted pork fillet & crushed herb potatoes, served with your choice of any sauce & side dish

il Cancello Burger 11.95

Homemade burger with mozzarella, crispy bacon, tomato salsa, homemade chips, onion rings


Pollo Pangrattato 12.95

Panko bread crumbed chicken breast, with garlic cream or green peppercorn sauce, chunky chips or seasonal veg


Strisce di Manzo al Brandy 13.95

Braised strips of beef rump with bacon, mushrooms, onions, Napoli sauce, cream & brandy


Stinco di Agnello 15.95

Slow roast lamb shank, crushed herb potatoes,  red wine glaze, rich garlic & rosemary sauce, seasonal veg


Merluzzo di Arosti con Chorizo 11.95

Roasted Cod Fillet, herb crust & sun blushed tomato, olive & chorizo sauce

Salmone con Salsa de Verdure Arrosto 14.95

Oven roasted salmon fillet, potato & roast veg salsa, beetroot and lemon gels


Gamberoni al Burro All’Aglio 17.95

Pan fried king prawns, garlic butter with risotto rice & crostini


Gamberoni in Pastella Tempura con Piccante 17.95

Tempura battered king prawns, spicy picante sauce, risotto rice


Cozze 12.95

Steamed mussels, choice of garlic & cream sauce or tomato & chilli sauce, ciabatta






Insalata di Pollo Cessatore     Starter 5.95     Main 10.95

Roast chicken salad, croutons, anchovies & caesar dressing topped with parmesan shavings


Insalata di Halloumi con Olive v   Starter 5.95     Main 10.95

Char grilled halloumi salad, marinated olives & roast veg


Insalata di Gamberi Halloumi e Pepperoncino .  Starter 5.95     Main 10.95

Sweet chilli marinated baby prawns on char grilled halloumi, rustic crostini & lemon gel






Patatine Tagliate a Mano 3.25

Hand cut chunky chips 

Patatine Fritte Rustiche 3.25

Rustic skinny fries 

Patata Novella Arrosti 3.50

Crisped skin on new potatoes, onions & butter 

Insalata di Casa Mista 3.25

Mixed house salad 

Medley del Veg 3.75

Selection of seasonal vegetables

Ragu de Verdure Italiane 3.75

Mixed Mediterranean vegetables, tomato & garlic 3.50


v - vegetarian

Most dishes can be made Gluten Free - please ask

Please Note: All our dishes may contain allergens. If you have any dietary requirements please speak to a member of staff



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