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Il Pastaio

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Tue, 3/26
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$21 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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burrata $+4.5
parma prosciutto served w/ gorgonzola cheese, walnuts, crouton & fresh pears
dry cured beef served w/ hearts of palm, arugola & shaved parmesan cheese
polenta soffice
soft polenta w/ mushrooms, fresh mozzarella cheese & truffle fondue
mussels & clams steamed in a spicy tomato & garlic broth
grigliata di vegetali
grilled zucchini, eggplant, carrots, asparagus, tomato, bell pepper, endive, radicchio, shitake mushroom, shaved parmesan cheese & rosemary vinaigrette
timballo di zucchine
zucchini soufflé served over roasted bell pepper sauce & a touch of truffle fondue
carpaccio di bue
beef carpaccio served w/ capers, shaved parmesan cheese & mustard dressing
carpaccio di tonno
big eye tuna carpaccio served w/ haricot verts, capers, baby frisée lettuce, arugola, tomato, onion w/ olive oil lemon dressing
carpaccio di pesce spada
smoked swordfish carpaccio w/ arugola, fennel, baby frisee, capers, olive oil & lemon dressing
rollini di melanzane
eggplant rolls filled w/ goat cheese & sun dried tomato, bell pepper sauce, served on a bed of fresh tomato
6 courses 72.00
minimum 2 guests
choice of risotto or pasta
choice of meat or fish, & dessert
risotto nero
carnaroli rice w/ calamari, shrimp, scallops & squid ink sauce
risotto zenzero
carnaroli rice w/ shrimp & ginger
risotto verde
carnaroli rice w/ spinach puree & green peas
risotto funghi
carnaroli rice w/ porcini mushrooms
risotto salsicce
carnaroli rice w/ barolo wine, sausages & rosemary
risotto con barbabietola rossa
carnaroli‎‎‎ rice w/ red beets & goat cheese
pollo alla giaco mani
chicken‎‎‎ breast w/ arugola, tomato, oil & lemon
veal shank served w/ risotto alla parmiggiana & mixed vegetables
pollo alla milanese
breaded chicken milanese served w/ arugola, tomato & onion, roasted potatoes & steamed vegetables
scaloppine di vitello
veal scaloppine served w/ porcini mushroom sauce, steamed vegetables & roasted potatoes
petto di pollo
grilled chicken breast served w/ steamed vegetables
costata di manzo
t-bone steak served w/ roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables & rosemary sauce
tagliata di bue
piedmontese filet mignon served on a bed of potato tart, arugola & worcestershire vinaigrette
lombata di vitello
grilled veal chop served w/ sauteéd spinach & roasted potatoes
tonno con yuzu e zenzero
peppered grilled ahi tuna served w/ baby arugula, frisee salad, onions, tomato, & yuzu-ginger vinaigrette
pesce del giorno
fish of the day
mixed baby greens w/ balsamic vinaigrette
mixed baby greens w/ balsamic dressing, topped w/ grilled eggplant,roasted bell peppers & goat cheese
chopped‎‎‎ romaine lettuce, chopped chicken breast, hearts of palm, tomato,cannellini beans, haricot vert, onion, light mustard dressing
Chopped radicchio, Belgium endive & arugola w/ balsamic dressing,grilled shrimp & topped w/ fresh mango
arugola, lentils & shrimp salad w/ tomato, onion, olive oil & lemon dressing
Radicchio, Belgium endive & arugola w/ balsamic dressing & shaved parmesan cheese
bread & tomato salad w/ cucumber, basil, onion & extra virgin olive oil
arugola salad w/ tomato, hearts of palm, shaved parmesan & mozzarella cheese w/ avocado dressing
tonno e romana di alessandra
romaine lettuce w/ tuna, onion, corn & an olive oil & lemon dressing
shrimp $+5.5
grilled calamari $+5.5
romaine lettuce, tossed w/ caesar dressing, shaved parmesan cheese & garlic croutons
minestrone di verdure
mixed vegetable soup
zuppa di lenticchie
lentil soup
zuppa del giorno
soup of the day
spaghetti di farro
spelt spaghetti w/ fresh ricotta cheese & lemon zest
spaghetti w/ calamari, scallops, shrimp, mussels & clams in a light spicy tomato sauce
shrimp $+5.5
grilled calamari $+5.5
penne pasta in a spicy tomato & garlic sauce
garganelli con broccoli e salsicce
curly‎‎‎ homemade pasta w/ sausage, broccoli, pecorino cheese, garlic & oil
rigatoni alla norma
rigatoni pasta w/ eggplant, tomato, basil, mozzarella cheese & ricotta infornata
angel hair pasta w/ fresh tomato, garlic & basil
homemade wide green fettuccini pasta in a venison ragu & porcini mushroom ragu
bucatini con polpette della nonna
bucatini‎‎‎ pasta w/ meat balls in light spicy tomato sauce
spugnette don lillo
sponge pasta w/ onion, peas, haricot vert, fava beans, spinach puree & pecorino cheese
linguine con crostacei
linguine pasta w/ half lobster & crab meat in a light spicy tomato sauce
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

Erle reservation recommended! Sitting narrow but more than compensated by delicious meal. Rich menu, various pasta, risotto and also meat dishes and special Truffle menu as well. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank andreaslX281CW
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Today I met my friend here for lunch, we were seated toward the right rear corner. The bathrooms are in the back so anyone needing to go to the bathroom walked by our table. The waiter came along promptly; we made our order. It was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We came here on a Thursday night after an event a few blocks away. We got lucky since we didn't have reservations, yet they seated us right away (no wait) at 9pm. This restaurant is cozy and usually packed. Nothing formal, just intimate and quality...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LoveSchnauzers
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I love any restaurant that the Drago brothers have opened. One in particular is Il Pastaio. It's reminiscent of an Italian cafe in Tuscany, with the Beverly Hills sparkle. It's small, quaint and always packed. They also have outside tables where the people watching is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Nice service, good food and most of all consistent quality. It is a good spot to have a general idea of Beverly Hills.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Giovain
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We were visiting from the UK and came here on the recommendation of a friend. Unfortunately we had a terrible experience. Our table was not ready when we arrived (not an issue as we had been advised when we booked that this might be the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CallieG240
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Had looked at the reviews and were tempted by Italian food. Made a reservation through their homepage to be sure we had a table. When we arrived nobody cared about this and we were led to a table outside. Asked if they could make lasagne...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank torbendill
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a great meal here one of the best we'd had while staying in Beverly Hills the place was full good vibe great food only criticism is our male server seamed like everything we asked him for was a chore drinks condiments etc perhaps...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

I booked a table here as soon as I could, due to reading reviews saying you can be in for a wait! I didn’t manage to get a table until about half 9 but I didn’t really mind. I walked into the entrance and stood...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lauralove27
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Authentic, fresh, delicious and flat out great food. A place where locals and tourists gather for fun, great wines and lots of chatter. Outdoor seating under the awning is fun and best done as couples or with friends. Great experience and definitely worth coming back.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank elliotf93
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Doug K
March 12, 2016|
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Response from alejandroz292 | Reviewed this property |
No need to make a reservation if you come early. One mile walk.
Donna J. A
October 9, 2015|
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Response from bruceygirl | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do it was $9.00 per car Enjoy
Laura C
August 22, 2015|
Response from Drago G | Property representative |
Yes. We have gluten free pasta and dress code is casual.
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