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Savio's

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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
CUISINES
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner

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Menu

ZUPPA‏‏
4.25
zuppa di minestrone
chicken and fresh vegetables
4.5
pasta e fagioli
peasant style pasta and bean soup
5
zuppa di aragosta
lobster bisque
APPETIZERS
2.75
pane al aglio
garlic bread
3.95
pane con gorgonzola
garlic bread, gorgonzola cheese and cream sauce
4.5
panzarotti
fried pillow dough filled with four cheeses
6.25
escargots e fungi
mushroom caps‏‏ stuffed with snails baked in tomato garlic butter
6.5
impepata di cozze
mussels baked garlic butter in a light tomato sauce
7.5
calamari fritti
fried squid‏‏ rings served with marinara sauce
8.5
salsicia picante griglia
grilled spicy‏‏ lamb sauce in marinara sauce topped with mozzarella gratinee
INSALATA‏‏
soup served with bread
3.95
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
insalata della casa
Tossed salad, tomato, cucumber with an Italian vinaigrette
4.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
insalata caesar
romain, anchovies, garlic, lemon and olive oil
6.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
mozzarella e pomodoro e basilico
fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil with extra virgin olive oil
7.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
avocdo e cuori di palma
avocado, hearts of palm, romaine lettuce with an italian vinaigrette
10.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
insalata di pollo con avocado
grilled chicken,‏‏ avocado on caesar salad
11.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
insalata di gambretti con avocado
grilled shrimp, avocado on caesar salad
11.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
insalata frutti di mare
chilled shrimp, scallops, mussels, squid on tossed salad with a vinaigrette
12.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
grilled steak salad
balsamic marinated grilled steak, fresh herbs, mixed greens and hearts of palm
12.5
house salad +3
caesar salad +3
baked salmon steak salad
balsamic marinated grilled steak, fresh herbs, mixed greens, and hearts of
PANNINI
9.95
panini di salsiccia mediteraneo
grilled spicy lamb sausage, red onion and red peppers
9.75
panini di polli spezi
cajun chicken and sliced mushrooms
9.95
meatball and italian sausage
italian bread‏‏ and marinara sauce
10.5
chicken parmigiana sandwich
italian bread, sliced mozzarella cheese and tomato sauce
10.5
pannini
Rosemary focaccia bread with sliced hot turkey, pastrami, brie cheese, roasted peppers, sliced tomato and lettuce. served with French fries and a small salad
11.5
crab cake on french bread roll
Hummus, sliced avocado, tomato and lettuce. served with French fries and a small salad
11.95
steak and provolone cheese on a french baguette
With dijon mustard. served with French fries and a small salad
PIZZA‏‏
All sandwiches served with French fries and small salad
8.5
pizza margarita
mozzarella, fresh basil and tomato sauce
8.5
pizza bianca
provolone, mozzarella, gorgonzola cheeses, fresh oregano and garlic
9
pizza rosemarino e portobello
portobello mushrooms, fresh rosemary, garlic and mozzarella cheese
8.75
pizza pepperoni e salisiccia
Pepperoni, spicy Italian sausage, mozzarella and parmesan cheese
9
cheese +2.5
pizza rustica
kalamata olives, capers, onion, roasted eggplant with marinara sauce
10.5
pizza di pollo piccante
spicy chicken chunks, mushrooms, crushed red pepper, mozzarella cheese and tomato sauce
11.5
pizza con gambreti
shrimp, pesto sauce and fresh mozzarella
ENTREE
12.5
linguini agnello
garlic marinated spicy lamb strips, balsamic vinegar, pesto and tomato
12.95
pollo a la siciliana
chicken breast,‏‏ capers, cala ta olives in a light tomato sauce
12.95
pollo a la pamigiana
chicken breast, mozzarella cheese in tomato sauce
13.95
linguine fruitti di mare
shrimp, scallops,‏‏ mussels, squid in a tomato lobster sauce
14.5
capellini gianfranco
norwegian salmon, white wine, fresh spinach, capellini in a saffron vodka sauce
14.5
piccata di salmone
norwegian salmon, baby shrimp, mushrooms, lemon and herbs
13.95
grilled trout fillet
roasted almonds in a lemon butter sauce
14.95
scallopini di vitello e fungi
veal medallions, mushrooms in a brandy cream sauce
14.95
piccata marsala
veal medallians, mushrooms and marsala wine sauce
15.5
dentice livornese
red snapper, tomato, capers, calamata olives and herb sauce
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Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere. Being coming here for over 20 years... definitely recommend the food, is as authentic

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Anitta A
Reviewed January 6, 2019

My first impression was quite favorable, and my wife and I went back on Dec 29, and found it every bit as good as our first visit. The veal is excellent, a very good chef, the calimari is good, but a bit too breaded, the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bruce A
Reviewed January 2, 2019

We had a party of four (two couples) looking to try a first time visit to a local Italian restaurant which had scored, predominantly, 4 and 5 stars on two web site reviews. The reservation was made at Savio's for 7 pm New Year's Eve...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rlisi52
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Friends had recommended this restaurant as a local Italian place to try out. We enjoyed our meal but there was nothing that really made it shine for us. We ordered the linguine frutti di mare, which did have a good serving of seafood, but the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SJRamz
Reviewed November 11, 2018

So, drove past Savios, it’s in a strip shopping center, and looks more like a pizzeria. Went with my wife last night and was pleasantly surprised! We split an octopus salad and calimari appetizer, both good, not great. The entries were! I had veal with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bruce A
Reviewed September 23, 2018

This used to be a rather fancy neighborhood when my wife and I lived here almost 20 years ago. Savios was our go-to-place when we wanted Italian, and it's still great, if a little shopworn in places. We got the squid in gorgonzola as a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dave C
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We enjoy Savio's very much. Many of their dishes aren't the typical Italian dishes found at so many restaurants. Their pasta dishes and pizza are quite delicious. The small bar area is inviting for drinks and/or meals. The wait staff are extremely friendly and helpful....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gregory K
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Glad we decided to look past the appearance from the outside and venture in The food was awesome and well worth not having a picturesque look out a window While there may be many choices in Old Alexandria that have more ambiance, it is doubtful...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Zseller
Reviewed May 8, 2018

If you were just driving past, you might miss Savior's altogether, since it is in a shopping center. However, that would be a mistake. This restaurant is so good. The staff is always friendly - not the just-doing-my-job kind of friendly, but a genuine friendliness....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank TravelerTP
Reviewed November 3, 2017

When you find a local neighborhood restaurant, you must visit it often. They are always willing to modify the special and cook it as I like it. If you are a first time visitor (Sun - Thursday I think) you must ask for the special...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Barbara8211
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