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First & Last Tavern

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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STARTERS / APPETIZERS
4.95
Soup Of The Day
made fresh daily
10.95
Brick Oven Chicken Wings
wings seasoned with rosemary, thyme, garlic, olive oil and lemon, roasted in our brick oven
14.95
Zuppa Di Clams Or Mussels
steamed with garlic, parsley, oregano and a touch of hot pepper (red or white)
11.95
Fried Calamari
with hot cherry peppers and marinara sauce
8.95
Roasted Peppers With Capers
anchovies optional
9.95
Sautéed Escarole, Spinach Or Broccoli Rabe
with sausage
8.95
Eggplant Marinara
6.95
Hot Peppers
not responsible for the hotness of the peppers
9.25
Sautéed Baby Artichokes
4.5
With Mozzarella Cheese 4.95
Garlic Bread
SALADS
8.95
Antipasto
anchovies optional
6.95
With Crumbled Blue Cheese 7.5
Tossed Salad
8.5
Mixed Salad
assorted greens tossed with goat cheese, almonds and seasonal fruit in a light vinaigrette
7.95
Arugula Salad
dressed with lemon, olive oil, and shaved parmesan
8.25
With Grilled Chicken 11.75
Caesar Salad
8.5
Chopped Salad
8.95
Beet Salad
roasted beets, goat cheese, over mixed greens in champagne vinaigrette
8.95
Sea Island Salad
arugula, endive, pears, apples, candied pecans and blue cheese with sherry vinaigrette
8.5
Tomato and Fresh Mozzarella
topped with a hint of pesto and olive oil
16.5
Tuscan Steak Salad
mixed greens, carmalized red onion, kalamata olives, gorgonzola cheese, topped with marinated flank steak
RAW BAR
Each 2
1/2 Dozen 11
Countneck Clams
Each 2.5
1/2 Dozen 14
Shrimp
Each 2.25
1/2 Dozen 12.5
Oysters
23
Sampler
4 clams, 4 shrimp & 4 oysters
SPECIALTY PIZZA
Small 10
Medium 15
Large 18
Tomato Pie
tomato sauce, grated cheese, fresh parsley and basil (no mozzarella)
Small 12.5
Medium 16.95
Large 19.95
Neapolitan
mozzarella, fresh sliced tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, herbs
Small 12.5
Medium 16.95
Large 19.95
Spinach
spinach, garlic, olive oil, mildly spiced with red pepper
Small 12.5
Medium 16.95
Large 19.95
Anchovy
anchovies, light tomato sauce, garlic, romano cheese, herbs
Small 12.5
Medium 16.95
Large 19.95
Sweet Pea
peas, tomato sauce, ricotta, mozzarella, parsley, basil
Small 12.5
Medium 16.95
Large 19.95
Broccoli
broccoli, garlic, olive oil, mozzarella, ricotta
Small 12.5
Medium 16.95
Large 19.95
Puttanesca
tomatoes, olives, capers, anchovies, hot peppers
Small 14.5
Medium 18.95
Large 22.95
Pesto
chicken, sliced tomato, red onion with basil pesto
Small 14.5
Medium 19.95
Large 23.95
Eggplant
eggplant, tomato sauce, mozzarella, ricotta, parsley, basil
Small 14.5
Medium 19.95
Large 23.95
Chicken
chicken, artichokes, mozzarella, red onions (red or white)
PIZZA
Small 12" (8 Slices) 9.25
Medium 15" (8 Slices) 13
Large 18" (12 Slices) 16.95
Brick Oven Pizza
Small 12" (8 Slices) 2.25
Medium 15" (8 Slices) 2.75
Large 18" (12 Slices) 3
Standard Toppings
sausage, pepperoni, olives, peppers, hot peppers, hamburg, mushrooms, bacon, onions, anchovies, extra mozarella
Additional options:
Gluten Free - Add $1.00 Whole wheat crust available upon request
SEASONAL LUNCH SPECIALS
20
Raw Bar Sampler
8.5
Add Chicken 3.5
Add Shrimp - 3 pcs 5
Pasta Bowls
linguine with marinara or fradiavlo, pesto pasta, spaghetti with garlic and anchovy
3 per order 8.95
Stuffed Risotta
Risotto Balls filled with Prosciutto, Peas and Romano Cheese, Garnished with a Creamy Pesto
3 per order 9
Fried Mozzarella
Panko breaded mozzarella served with marinara sauce
12.95
Crab Cakes
Served with Corn & Black Bean Salsa, Mixed Greens, and Roasted Red Pepper Aioli
8.95
Stuffed Figs
Figs stuffed with Goat Cheese wrapped in Proscuitto served on a bed of greens
Small 14.95
Fig & Proscuitto Pizza
Fig, Proscuitto, Ricotta and Arugula garnished with shaved parmesan cheese
Small 13.95
Medium 19.95
Large 23.95
Buffalo Chicken Pizza
Chicken, Mozzarella, Blue Cheese and Scallions
10.95
Tavern Pie
Changes Daily
9
Stuffed Mushrooms
Tender Mushrooms filled with Italian Sausage, Fresh Herbs, Bread Crumbs and Cheese
SEASONAL DINNER SPECIALS
20
Raw Bar Sampler
4 shrimp, 4 clams, 4 oysters
8.5
Stuffed Artichoke
Steamed and filled with breadcrumbs, olives, fresh romano cheese, garlic and light anchovies
3 per order 8.95
Stuffed Risotto
Risotto Balls filled with Prosciutto, Peas and Romano Cheese, Garnished with a Creamy Pesto
3 per order 9
Fried Mozzarella
Panko breaded mozzarella - served with marinara sauce
10
Crab Cakes
Served with corn & black salsa, mixed greens, and roasted red pepper aioli
8.95
Stuffied Figs
Figs stuffed with goat cheese wrapped in proscuitto served on a bed of greens
Small 14.95
Fig & Proscuitto Pizza
Fig, proscuitto, ricotta and arugula garnished with shaved parmesan cheese
Small 13.95
Medium 19.95
Large 23.95
Buffalo Chicken Pizza
Chicken, mozzarella, blue cheese and scallions
9
Stuffed Msurhooms
Tender mushrooms filled with Italian sausage, fresh herbs, bread crumbs and cheese
8.95
Sea Island Salad
Arugula, endive, pears, apples, candied pecans and blue cheese in a sherry vinaigrette
SAUCES AND BREADS TO GO
sauce, assorted breads and all the menu items available to go
7
Traditional Sauce
7
Marinara Sauce
8
Puttanesca Sauce
22
Gift Box of Sauce
One of each
DESSERTS
4.95
Cannoli
6.95
Homemade Cheese Cake
with fresh strawberries
5.5
Vanilla Haagen Dazs Ice Cream
6.95
Hot Fudge Sundae
with freshly whipped cream
6.5
Ice Cream Puff
with hot fudge sauce
6.5
Bread Pudding
served warm with vanilla Ice Cream
6.95
Seasonal Fruit Crisp
served warm with vanilla ice cream
7.5
Torta al Cioccolate
flourless chocolate cake with raspberry sauce and whipped cream
Birthday Cakes Available
***24 hour notice required*** ($1.50 per person plate charge will be applied to desserts brought in)
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Reservations
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Two days in a row – the bread basket is among the best ever; my chicken picatta was exceptional; the beer was very good. The meatball grinder my husband ordered had excellent meatballs, sauce was tasty, but there just wasn’t enough sauce, so the meal...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Pat M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Try the pasta, try the pizza, try the chicken, try the seafood, you will like them all. Fresh ingredients result in excellent food. My wife and I have been eating at the F&L for over 25 years. Ownership, who cares about the customer, combined with...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank wegan1958
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

We had a pizza, which had yummy crust (but a little greasy, which I will blame on the pepperoni). My favorite part was the variety of breads they bring out before your meal, and it was plenty of bread (we couldn’t eat it all, and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sistersonatrip
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Eight of us went for a birthday dinner and all of us ordered something different plus a selection of appetizers. Everyone really enjoyed their food, it was all delicious! The service was outstanding, everyone was super friendly and professional. Cannot wait to return!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank luv2travelkw
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

Love this place! Our eyes were bigger than our stomachs...pitcher of beer two medium pizzas.. wings and more.. Lots of history. And super great food!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank winefan2016
Reviewed February 20, 2019

If you want great Italian food in a wonderful location that has old world charm, this is the place. It has been open for decades, the quality and service has never been anything but great and you always feel welcome there

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bill041149
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

The Last Drop Tavern Canning Vale is a well run pub/restaurant. Here you will get good beer, cocktails and food.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dan C
Reviewed December 10, 2018

On a busy Sunday 6 PM after movies, our group of four was added to a list of about 9. The wait of 25 minutes was worth it. Service was attentive and happy. We were greeted like family. That is the vibe. Seating is flexible...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Allen F
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Stopped there after Festival of Lights in Goodwin Park. What a nice surprise. Asked for a booth and one was open in the bar area. A warm, friendly atmosphere. The food was delicious. The breads were outstanding. Ate too much.

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

The only thing better than the service at First & Last Tavern is the food! We were seated promptly and attended to by helpful and friendly staff. The food was first rate and a small mistake was taken care of swiftly and to our complete...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dennis M
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