Italian food at its finest

La Bontà restaurant is now open for indoor and outdoor seating.
To reserve a table book online via opentable or for parties of over 4 guests call 01279871989 during opening hours.
Linguine all’astice
Linguine all’astice

Entrecote alla griglia
Entrecote alla griglia

Happy Hour
Happy Hour

Linguine all’astice
Linguine all’astice

1/3

La Bontà

Restaurant menu

 

Antipasti

 

Burrata e pomodorini £12

Burrata mozzarella served with cherry tomatoes (gf) (v)

 

Insalata‌ ‌di‌ ‌indivie‌ ‌pere‌ ‌e‌ ‌gorgonzola‌ ‌£10‌ ‌ ‌

Chicory‌ ‌salad‌ ‌with‌ ‌pear‌ ‌and‌ ‌gorgonzola‌ ‌cheese‌ ‌served‌ ‌in‌ ‌grain‌ ‌mustard‌ ‌dressing‌ ‌(gf)‌ 

 

Crostini misti £10

A selection of crostini with tomato, chicken liver pate, mushrooms, mozzarella & anchovies

 

Calamari freschi e fagioli £16

Squid stew in white wine sauce & garlic served with cannellini beans, topped with rocket salad

 

Antipasto toscano £17

A selection of Tuscan cured meats and fine cheeses served with olives & bruschette 

 

Gamberi e avocado £18

Lightly spiced prawns served with avocado salad

 

Crema di zucca e carote £8.50

Butternut squash, carrot and ginger cream soup served with herbed croutons (v)

 

 

Pasta and Risotti

 

Spaghetti carbonara £14

Original spaghetti carbonara with eggs, bacon, parmesan & black pepper

 

Pappardelle al ragù di filetto di manzo £18

Homemade pappardelle pasta with beef tenderloin & button mushroom ragu & parmesan shavings 

 

Tagliatelle neri ai frutti di mare £18

Black inked homemade tagliatelle in seafood ragu

 

Tortelli al salmone e scampi £18

Homemade tortelli with smoked salmon served with butter lemon sauce & langoustine 

 

Linguine all’astice £32

Slightly spiced linguini pasta served with half of lobster & cherry tomatoes 

 

Risotto primavera £15

Risotto with seasonal springtime vegetables

Some pasta can be swapped with a gluten free spaghetti

 

 

Secondi

 

Saltimbocca di pollo £22

Chicken breast with sage and Parma Ham in white wine sauce served with roasted potatoes & broccoli

 

Filetto di manzo al vino rosso £35

Prime british tenderloin fillet in Chianti wine sauce served with roasted potatoes & asparagus

 

Entrecote al pepe verde £30

Grilled prime beef ribeye in green pepper sauce served with roasted garlic mashed potato & green beans

Filetto di salmone con broccoletti e riso nero £28

Baked salmon fillet served with black rice and tender steamed broccoli in red pepper sauce

 

Zuppa di pesce £28

Fish soup with sea bass, mussels, octopus, calamari, clams & langoustine served with garlic croutons

 

 

Kids Menu

 

Mains

Piccola margherita £7

Small (10 inches), tomato, fior di latte mozzarella (v)

Gnocchi pomodoro £8.50

Homemade potato gnocchi in tomato sauce

 

Penne ragu £9

Penne pasta in beef and pork ragu with bolognese sauce

 

Cotoletta alla Milanese di pollo £10

Breaded chicken breast with potatoes and vegetables  

Dolci

Vanilla ice cream £2.50

With fresh strawberries and chocolate sauce

Piccola nutella £7.50

Small (10 inches), Seasalt Nutella pizza

 

 

Pizza

Focaccia bianco con bufala £15

Focaccia with cherry tomatoes, oil, salt & chillies, topped with rocket & fresh buffalo mozzarella

 

Margherita £12

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella & fresh basil (v)

 

Pizza verde £16 

   Basil pesto base, fior di latte mozzarella, Asparagus, Zucchini, Broccoli, fresh Spinach (v)

Napoli £12.50

  Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with Anchovies & Capers 

 

Salamino piccante £13.50

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with spicy Italian Salami
 

Funghi £13

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella & Champignon Mushrooms (v)

 

Prosciutto £14

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with imported Italian Cooked Ham 
 

Parma rucola e parmigiano £17

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with Parma ham, Rocket & Parmesan

 

Funghi tartufati £15

Fior di latte mozzarella, Mascarpone, wild Mushrooms with Truffle oil (v)

Capricciosa £17

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with Cooked Ham, Artichokes, Taggia Olives & Mushrooms

 

Speck e Mascarpone £17 

Fior di latte mozzarella, lightly Smoked Ham & Mascarpone cheese

 

Nduja £16

Fior di latte mozzarella, super spicy Calabrian Salami, Cherry Tomatoes, Basil Pesto & Parmesan

 

 Pizza Tonno £15

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella, tuna, cherry tomatoes & red onion

Verdure £15

Fior di latte mozzarella with Zucchini, Artichokes, Eggplant & topped with fresh Spinach (v)

 

Quattro Formaggi £14

Four cheeses pizza with fior di latte mozzarella, Gorgonzola, Taleggio and smoked Provola (v)

 

Gamberi £17

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with Prawns, Garlic & Fresh Chilli, topped with Rocket

Calzone £17

Stuffed pizza with Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with Cooked Ham & Mushrooms

 

Salsiccia e cipolla £14

Tomato, fior di latte mozzarella with Tuscan Sausage & red onion

                         

Grande garlic £11

      Fior di latte mozzarella, Garlic & rosemary (v) 

 

Piccola margherita £7

Small (10 inches), tomato, fior di latte mozzarella (v)

Piccola garlic £6.50

Small (10 inches), fior di latte mozzarella, garlic & rosemary (v) 

Piccola seasalt nutella £7.50 (v)

Small (10 inches), seasalt nutella pizza (v)

 

Pizzas are 12 inches

Piccola pizzas are 10 inches

Vegan cheese available

 

 

Dolci

Crostatina ai lamponi £9

 Almond raspberry tart served with homemade pistachio ice-cream (v)

 

Mousse al cioccolato £8.50

Belgian dark chocolate mousse served with cherry sauce & gold leaf

 

Tartufini al cioccolato £9

Homemade chocolate truffles served with chocolate sauce, fresh strawberries & butter cookies (v)

 

Tiramisu £8 

 Mascarpone cream with lady fingers dipped in coffee

 

Semifreddo con fragole £9

Vanilla parfait served with caramelised strawberries and vanilla parfait