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Firenze Trattoria

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Sat, 7/20
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $40
CUISINES
Pizza, Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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ANTIPASTI
9
Bruschetta
grilled ciabatta bread brushed with pesto and topped with diced roma tomato, basil, garlic and extra virgin olive oil
13
Polenta Fungi e Gorgonzola
soft polenta sautéed with wild mushroom, porcini mushroom, gorgonzola and infused with truffle oil
18
Mozzarella Caprese
fresh mozzarella di bufala, tomato, basil and extra virgin olive oil
20
Burrata al Arrostito Pomodoro
fresh burrata cheese, roasted tomatoes and house made basil pesto, served with toast points
20
Calamari Fritti
lightly fried and served with piquant marinara sauce
20
Calamari Venezie
fresh, hand-cut calamari sautéed with caperberries, red onion, extra virgin olive oil, white wine and diced roma tomato
19
Granchia al Torta
crabcakes served with a lemon caper aioli
21
Scampi di Firenze
jumbo shrimp lightly dipped in egg and flour and sautéed in a lemon butter sauce with mushrooms
20
Salmon Carpaccio
thin slices of scottish smoked salmon topped with fresh arugula, capers and parmigiano-reggiano cheese
20
Carpaccio di Manzo**
thinly sliced filet of beef topped with fresh arugula, capers and parmigiano-reggiano cheese
ZUPPA E INSALATE
12
Firenze Zuppa di Verdura
fresh homestyle pureed vegetable soup
12
Pasta e Fagioli
traditional italian soup with white cannellini bean, carrot, onion and pasta
13
Zuppa di Salsiccie
housemade ground italian sausage with onions, tomato and spinach in a light broth
12
Insalata Firenze
romaine, bermuda onion, carrot, mushroom, roma tomato tossed with italian vinaigrette
17
Insalata Bella Vista
hearts of palm, avocado, diced roma tomato, mixed baby greens tossed with balsamic vinaigrette
17
Insalata dell' Orto
spring mix and arugula with pine nuts, roma tomato, gorgonzola cheese, sliced apple, mushroom, and our homemade garlic and parmesan cheese croutons tossed with cranberry vinaigrette
20
Insalata Gamberi
grilled marinated shrimp, grilled eggplant, zucchini, roma tomato, goat cheese, bell pepper, pine nuts and mixed baby greens tossed with cranberry vinaigrette
INSALATE CAESAR DI FIRENZE
with our house-made dressing
13
Insalata Caesar
fresh romaine, garlic and parmesan croutons, tossed and topped with shaved parmigianoreggiano
14
Chopped Caesar
romaine, roma tomato and bermuda onion
18
Spinachi al Cesare
baby spinach, roma tomato, roasted pine nuts, bermuda onion, goat cheese and pancetta
20
Chopped Caesar e Pollo*
chicken, romaine, roma tomato, and bermuda onion
19
Caesar e Pollo*
topped with marinated grilled chicken
19
Caesar e Calamari
topped with calamari fritti
22
Caesar e Salmone
topped with grilled fresh salmon
PESCE
24
Linguini alla Vongole
baby clams, garlic, shallots, olive oil and basil with your choice of fresh tomato or white wine sauce
29
Scampi alla Fresca
jumbo shrimp sautéed with garlic, shallots and basil with your choice of fresh tomato or white wine sauce, served over linguini
29
Scampi al Pesto
jumbo shrimp sautéed with sun dried tomatoes and artichoke hearts in a homemade basil pesto sauce and served over linguine
28
Calamari Marinara
tender hand cut calamari sautéed in our house made marinara and served over linguini
30
Matrimonio di Mare
shrimp, scallops and mushrooms sautéed with garlic and shallots in a brandy cream sauce, topped with grated parmigiano-reggiano cheese and baked, served over risotto
32
Salmone alla Griglia
fresh salmon filet grilled and served with pasta and fresh vegetables
36
Seabass Oreganato
seabass sautéed in garlic, olive oil and white wine topped with bread crumbs and oregano then baked, served over homemade garlic mashed potatoes with seasonal vegetables
40
Cioppino
shrimp, mussels, clams, scallops, calamari and pesce del giorno sautéed with garlic, basil, white wine and fresh tomato sauce served over linguini
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Wild Sustainable Catch of the Day
PASTE E RISOTTI
19
Cappellini al Pomodoro
angel hair pasta with fresh tomato sauce, garlic and fresh basil
19
Ravioli di Formaggio
herbed ricotta filled pasta pillows with tomato basil garlic sauce
20
Ravioli di Portobello
pasta pillows stuffed with diced portobello mushrooms and ricotta cheese sautéed with diced tomatoes and a gorgonzola cream sauce
20
Rigatoni alla Vodka e Fungi
rigatoni tossed with mushrooms, peas, and shallots in a fresh tomato sauce with vodka and a touch of cream
21
Butternut Squash Ravioli
with sage and butter sauce served over a bed of sautéed spinach
24
Carbonara
egg fettuccine tossed with prosciutto, shallots, peas, fresh cream and parmigiano-reggiano
24
Spaghetti Bolognese
traditional spaghetti with a savory beef and sausage bolognese sauce
24
Pasta Rustica
linguini tossed with prosciutto, spinach, garlic, gorgonzola, pine nuts and basil
25
Cannelloni Fiorentina* ^
fresh pasta rolled and filled with veal, chicken, spinach and ricotta, baked and topped with creamy bechamel sauce and bolognese
24
Gluten Free Ravioli al Pollo
pasta pillows stuffed with chicken, kale, ricotta and parmesan, sautéed in garlic and olive oil and finished with slow roasted tomatoes and marcona almonds
GRIGLIA E SPECIALITA
served with fresh seasonal vegetables and pasta
24
Melanzane Parmigiana
slices of fresh eggplant lightly breaded and baked with mozzarella and parmigiano-reggiano cheese, topped with marinara sauce
24
Melanzane Rollatini
thinly sliced eggplant rolled and filled with ricotta, pine nuts, fresh italian herbs, and bread crumbs topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella
25
Salsiccie con Peperonata
handmade italian sausage grilled with bell peppers, red onion, garlic, and tomato sauce
29
Pollo Piccata*
chicken breast sautéed with white wine, garlic, lemon butter, and capers
29
Pollo Marsala*
chicken breast sautéed with fresh mushrooms in a traditional marsala sauce
29
Pollo alla Parmigiana*
chicken breast lightly breaded and sautéed then topped with mozzarella and light marinara, and baked
29
Pollo Scarpariello*
chicken breast and italian sausage sautéed with mushrooms, garlic, olive oil, white wine, and lemon
30
Pollo e Gamberi Rosemarino*
chicken breast and jumbo shrimp sautéed with white wine, garlic, shallots, extra virgin olive oil, and rosemary
30
Vitello Piccata^
veal scaloppini sautéed with white wine, garlic, lemon butter, and capers
30
Vitello Marsala^
veal scaloppini sautéed with fresh mushrooms in a traditional marsala sauce
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Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

We go here often and always have a great meal. The food is great and the staff is friendly. The mussels in garlic sauce is incredible!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank annswanny
Reviewed January 19, 2019

located on the border of Rancho Santa Fe and Encinitas. up-scale interior, with stand alone tables as well as banquet tables. Solidly prepared Italian fare, with adequate service, good cocktails and a small wine list. enjoyed the crab cakes, pear salad, lobster ravioli, and stuffed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Juan S
Reviewed December 31, 2018

We are locals and as such have visited this venue quite often and have dined on the patio,in the bar area as well as in the interior seating. We have been here for lunch, happy hour and dinner.- all enjoyable experiences, over a 3+ year...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank George T
Reviewed December 3, 2018

My wife and I were excited to try Firenze Trattoria, but it was an uneven experience. We had a very nice table across from the bar and near the music, a piano & bass duet. Very nice music, not obtrusive. We started with a glass...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Exoson
Reviewed November 19, 2018

I do not usually review a restaurant after only one visit, but Firenze Trattoria is worthy of a review. The menu is well-though through. The restaurant prepares the usual Italian favorites and just from our one visit, they do it very well. We had the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Muffiemaya
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Marvelous, a true classic Italian Trattoria, I cannot rave enough about the service, atmosphere, amazing menu ,quality and wine list. You will not be disappointed. I believe the best Restaurant in San Diego County, I’m sorry but it is.

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

As always: great expectations and... Coming inside there was an odd odor in the room. Therefore, we chose to sit outside which was very nice. Had linguine and enjoyed it. Service was under par. More $$$$ than $$.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank usach
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Love the outdoor patio with the cute fountain. This is a great place for all ages. My son says it is his favorite chicken parmigiana! The staff are so accommodating and nice! Awesome place ❤️

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Theresa A
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a good Italian meal you won’t go wrong here. I had the baked Rigatoni. Very filling and I couldn’t finish the entire meal. It’s a good choice for splitting. Share an appetizer and the pasta. I definitely recommend eating in the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Gregredi
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Firenze is located in a small shopping center on Encinitas Boulevard at Rancho Santa Fe Road. There are tables at the bar and in the dining room inside and lots more outside on the large patio. They have large menu with lots of Italian dishes...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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