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Galletto Ristorante

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Sat, 3/23
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Frito Misto
Calamari, red onions, green beans, olives, spicy aioli, cocktail sauce
Steamed Mussels
Saltspring Island mussels, white wine, butter, shallots, lemon juice and grilled Baguette bread
Grilled Sausage
House-made sausage, cannellini beans, onions, bell peppers and bacon
Daily selection of assorted salumi, and Nicolau Farms goat cheese
Chef's daily selection
1/2 Antipasto
Daily​ selection of assorted salumi, and Nicolau Farms goat cheese
Soup of the Day
Daily selection, house-made
Ratto Bros. chopped romaine, white anchovy, house-made croutons, galletto dressing
Misto Verde
Mixed greens, red onion, fennel, Nicolau Farms goat cheese, and creamy gorgonzola dressing
Beet Salad
Ratto​ Bros. dandelion greens, toasted almonds, Nicolau Farms goat cheese, honey oregano vinaigrette
Butter Lettuce
candied walnuts, apple, tarragon & gorgonzola dressing
Burrata cheese,  Ratto Brothers basil, alta cucina marinara
Salami, house-made Italian sausage, mozzarella, basil, alta cucina marinara
calabrian chiles, white anchovies, toasted almonds, Ewetopia feta and pesto cream
Gluten-free pizza and pasta
Available upon request
Chicken Fettucine
House-made fettucine, Mary's organic chicken, broccoli rabe, crimini mushrooms, spicy marinara and parmesan
House made squid ink pappardelle, Dungeness crab, Saltsspring Island mussels, E&J Gallo brandy alfredo cream sauce and fresh terragon
Risotto grande
Chef's​ daily selection A.Q.
bacon, peas, Little Tremayne's Farm quail egg, alfredo cream sauce
baby kale, pesto, sun dried tomatoes and burrata cheese
Corvina Seabass
Pan seared,  sun~dried tomato, fennel and celery leaf quinoa and citrus beurre blanc
Galletto burger
Certified angus beef patty, Fiscalini white cheddar, pancetta, fried egg, arugula, chive aioli and chips
Galletto Sandwich
Grilled chicken, Galletto dressing, sun~dried tomato pesto, provolone, arugula and chips
Steak salad
Grilled skirt steak, roasted bell peppers, grilled red onions, crispy goat cheese, balsamic vinaigrette
Mary's Organic airline chicken, lentil, rainbow chard, and porcini cream sauce
Petite Filet
CAB, farro, dandelions, cipollini onion and truffle butter
Pork Chop
lightly smoked Snake River Farms 7oz. pork chop, couscous, sautéed green beans, mostarda and chopped walnuts
Herb Risotto
Cannellini beans
House made Potato chips
Roasted Pee Wee potatoes
Apple of My Eye
New Amsterdam gin, muddled apple, lemon juice, simple syrup, dry vermouth
High Plains Drifter
Camarena repos ado tequila, fresh lime, simple syrup, honey, bitters, campari
Breakfast Collins
Aged rum, muddled blackberries, fresh lemon juice, bitters, splash club soda
Harrington Cocktail
New Amsterdam vodka, Cointreau, yellow chartreuse, orange zest
Tea Breeze
Black​ tea, cranberry and pineapple juice, eureka lemon simple syrup
Ginger Beer
Gosling’s ginger beer, fresh orange
Grapefruit Sprinter
Fresh squeezed grapefruit, sparkling water, eureka lemon simple syrup
N.V. Wycliffe Cuvee
N.V. Renderer Estate, Brut
Anderson Valley
N.V. Lamarck Prosecco
N.V. Barefoot Brut Rose
2011 William Hill, Chardonnay
Central Coast
2010 Frei Brothers, Chardonnay
Russian River Valley
2010 Rombauer, Chardonnay
2010 Bridle Wood, Chardonnay
Monterey County
2010 Edna Valley, Chardonnay
Edna Valley
2010 Alamos, Torrantes
Salta, Argentina
2010 William Hill, Cabernet Sauvignon
Central Coast
2011 Louis Martini, Cabernet Sauvignon
Sonoma County
2009 Raymond, Cabernet Sauvignon
Napa Valley
2009 MacMurray Ranch, Pinot Noir
Sonoma Coast
N v. Little Vineyards, Band Blend, Track 6
Sonoma County
2008 Buena Vista, “the Count”, Meritage
Sonoma County
2011 Ca' Momi, Zinfandel
Napa Valley
2010 Buena Vista, Zinfandel
Sonoma County
2005 Columbia Winery, Syrah
Columbia​ Valley
2010 Apothecia, "Winemakers Blend”
Galletto Ristorante is located amid the vitality of Modesto, California's newly renovated downtown. They specialize in providing inspired cuisine, impeccable service and unparalleled indoor and outdoor facilities for an intimate dinner or a large party. Uniquely designed to answer the needs of their private and professional community for exceptional dining and meeting experiences, Galletto Ristorante brings together the elements you are looking for.
$31 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're looking to impress someone in Modesto this is THE restaurant. Food is very good but the prices are sky high for this area, about what I'd expect to pay in San Francisco. Have dined here a number of times but never my choice.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Joe H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was beautiful find in Downtown Modesto for lunch. Building is old and Beautiful. I just walked by and wanted a glass of cabernet and a salad. Loved the Caesar Salad with wonderful focassio and olive oil. Service was superb. Personal looked perfect. Thoroughly impressed.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ThomasS11832
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Better to go with a small group and order to share. Great wine selection.Beautiful setting with attentive servers.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank moke57
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

If you are looking for a upper end dining experience this is a nice place. The atmosphere is romantic and decor is nice. The wait staff are professionals and the food is good. One interesting and unanticipated feature about this place is that they have...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 312russa
Reviewed November 29, 2018

I was here for another work dinner and it was fabulous! The food was fantastic, the decor, lighting and staff are always amazing! Our waitstaff were attentive and very helpful!! I love dining here!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MsKiesha
Reviewed October 15, 2018

My table partner came here already several times and she was speaking very highly of this restaurant. So we went in with high expectations. The restaurant itself is magnificent, high ceilings, nicely dressed tables, pleasant atmosphere. But as the restaurant was quite empty, you had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank filipp804
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

I love the patio at this restaurant we went after the dinner rush sat on the patio with only one other couple right in front of their beautiful fireplace service was excellent the wine delicious. I am not particularly partial to the inside of this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Scott S
Reviewed October 3, 2018

this place is excellent. the food is really good its made from scratch real fresh and good. its truly homemade food. the atmosphere is nice. the staff is nice.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Mel L
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

I was so excited to b able to show my sister a favorite restaurant of ours. But I was really disappointed! The starter artichoke was terribly undercooked and tough. I was so looking forward to having it, but we sent it back. We split a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 402SueC
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We love this restaurant. The outdoor patio is gorgeous and the atmosphere is nice. Always great food & service.

Date of visit: August 2018
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