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M'tucci's Italian

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Calamari Fritti
Fried, Crispy, East Coast Squid, Roasted Garlic Aioli & Spicy Marinara
Bruschetta Pomodoro
Tomato, Local Basil, Grilled House Baguette & Shaved Aged Parmesan
Mediterranean Trio
Sun Dried Tomato Hummus, Tapenade Hummus, Spicy Feta Dip, Fresh Cucumber, Fire Toasted Pita
Fried Brie (Formaggio Fritto)
Crispy Brie Cheese, Apples, Strawberries, Mixed Greens, Grilled Bread, Pomegranate Glaze
Grigliata Mista
Grilled Roasted Garlic Polenta, Asparagus, Artichoke, Portabella, Pesto Aioli
Caprese Classico
Market Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato, Aged Balsamic, Basil, Olive Oil
Board A
2 Year Parma Proscuitto, 2 Year Parmesan Reggiano, Rotating Shrub Jam
Board B
Spanish Iberico Chorizo, Campo de Montalban Cheese, Caramelized Cippolini Onions
Board C
House Cranberry & Pastachio Mortadella, Cranberry Shrub Mustard, Mobier Cheese
Capanonata Bruschetta
Sicilian Vegetable Medley, Grilled Market Baguette, Herbed Goat Cheese Spread, Pine Nut, Local Basil
Half $5.0
Whole $9.0
Potato Leek Bisque
Yukon Gold Potatoes, Cream, Crispy Leeks, Crème Fraiche
Half $5.0
Whole $9.0
Tuscan White Bean Soup
Roasted Italian Cannellini Beans, House Italian Sausage, Roasted Chicken Stock
Half $5.0
Whole $9.0
Mixed Greens (Mista)
Baby Artisan Greens, Tomatoes, Basil, Feta, Balsamic Dressing
Half $6.0
Whole $11.0
House (de Tavola)
House Lettuce Blend, Marinated Cucumber, Pickled Onions, Italian Olives, Parmesan Vinaigrette
Half $6.0
Whole $11.0
Grilled Caesar
Grilled Romaine Hearts, Shaved Parmesan, Grilled House Croutons, Caesar Dressing
Half $6.0
Whole $11.0
Farro & Beet Salad
Baby Greens, Farro, Roasted Golden Beet, Roasted Red Onion, Gorgonzola, Candied Pecan, Garlic Mustard Vinaigrette
Half $6.0
Whole $11.0
Winter Greens
Spinach & Arugula Mix, Market Smoked Pancetta, Dried Tart Cherries, Granny Smith Apple, Toasted Focaccia, Buttermilk Dill Dressing
Grilled Chicken Breast
Grilled Hanger Steak
Seared Ahi Tuna
Sautéed Shrimp
Grilled Asparagus
Choice of Farro-Feta Salad, Fresh Fruit, French Fries, Warm Pasta Salad or House Horseradish-Dijon Chips
Eggplant Parmesan Sandwich
Crispy Eggplant Medallions, Melted Mozzarella, House Marinara Sauce, Ciabatta Roll
Chicken Parmesan Sandwich
Crispy Chicken Breast, Mozzarella Cheese, Spicy Marinara, Tomato, and Ciabatta Roll
Crispy Green Chile Pork Tenderloin Sandwich
Tenderized & Breaded Duroc Pork Loin, Green Chile, Mustard, Tomato, Lettuce, Onion, Pickle, Sesame Seed Bun
Blackened Tuna Tacos
Ahi Tuna, House Blackening Spice, Pickled Jalapeno, Chipotle Aioli, House Slaw, Balsamic Mixed Greens Salad
Meatball Sandwich
House Meatballs, Spicy Marinara, Mozzarella, Sliced Pepperoncini, Italian Hoagie Roll
Italian Roasted Pork Sandwich
Fennel Crusted Pork Loin, Whole Grain Honey Chipotle Mustard, Dill Pickles, Morbier, Pressed Ciabatta Roll
Gluten Free Pasta Available By Request
Spaghettini & Meatballs (Spaghettini e Polpette)
Local Beef, Heritage Pork & Veal Meatballs, Basil, House Marinara, Spaghettini, Pecorino
Pappardelle alla Crema di Porcini
Porcini-Truffle Chicken Sausage, Wild Mushrooms, Green Onion, Pecorino, Porcini Cream Sauce, Fresh Ribbon Pasta
Bolognese di Cinque Maiale (Five Pork)
Slow Braised Savory Duroc Pork Ragu, Tomato, Red Wine, Fresh Herbs, Fresh Pappardelle Pasta
Fussiloni Giardino
Handmade Fussiloni Pasta, Tomato, Mushroom, Artichoke Heart, Spinach, Gorgonzola, Light Pesto Cream Sauce
Chipotle Chicken Pasta (Campanelle Pollo alla Diavola)
Roasted Chicken, Sauteed Mushrooms, Red Onion, Chipotle Cream Sauce, Campanelle, Pecorino
Pasta All'Arrabiata
Spicy San Marzano Tomato Sauce, Garlic, Local Basil, Sheep's Milk Cheese, Basil Olive Oil, Housemade Campanelle Pasta
Tortelloni Di Tacchino
House Italian Turkey Sausage, Capers, Shallots, Porcini, Wild Mushroom, Cheese Tortelloni, Light Lemon Cream Sauce
Gnocchi Di Verdure
Fresh House Semolina Gnocchi, Roasted Red Onion, Grilled Eggplant, Grape Tomato, Asparagus, Lemon Zest, Pesto Brodo, Housemade Burrata Cheese
Shrimp & Spaghettini Verde
Sauteed Pink Shrimp, Neapolitan Green Sauce, Spinach, Roma Tomatoes, Capers, Pecorino
Grilled Atlantic Salmon
Grilled Daily Fresh Fish, Summer Vegetable, Grilled Fresh Salmon, Roasted Root Vegetable Medley, Roasted Red Onion, Spanish Red Pepper Sauce
Hanger Steak
Grilled Herb Marinated Hand Cut Hanger Steak, Crispy Red Potato & Arugula Hash, Balsamic Gastrique
Milanese Burrata (Pollo ala Milanese)
Crispy Lightly Breaded Chicken, House Spicy Marinara, Melted Burrata, Cacio e Pepe
Eggplant Parmesan (Melanzana alla Parmigiana)
Crispy Eggplant Medallions, Marinara Sauce, Market Fresh Mozzarella, Cacio e Pepe
Risotto Carnaroli di Pesce
Aged Carnaroli Rice, Cooked with Bay Scallops, White Clams, Sauteed Shrimp, Fresh Fish of the Day, Saffron, Tomatoes, Basil
Dough Options (Choose One): Artisan Pizza Dough ($13) or Crispy Italian Flatbread ($11)
Marinated Grape Tomatoes, San Marzano Tomato Sauce, House Mozzarella Cheese, Local Basil, Basil Infused Olive Oil
Sausage & Pepperoni
House Heritage Italian Sausage, Calabrese Salami, Shaved Red Onions, San Marzano Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella
Meatball & Spicy Bacon
House Meatballs, Market Duroc Spicy Bacon, Fresh Mozzarella, House Roasted Red Pepper
Roasted Portabella, Roasted Garlic-Porcini Pâté, White Truffle, Buffalo Mozzarella
Basil Pesto, Italian Sun Dried Tomato, Roasted Garlic, Artichoke, Fresh Mozzarella
BBQ Chicken
House BBQ Sauce, Roasted Chicken, Shaved Red Onion, Mozzarella, Gorgonzola, Scallions
Pizzeta & Soup or Salad
Half Pizza or Half Flatbread With Choice of House Salad, Mista Salad, Caesar Salad or Cup of Soup
Pasta & Salad or Soup
Half Portion of Lunch Pasta, Choice of House Salad, Mista Salad, Caesar Salad or Cup of Soup
Soup & Salad
Choice of House Salad, Mista Salad, or Caesar Salad & Choice of Soup
Grilled Bread Plate
M'tucci's Market Fresh Bread, Basil Olive Oil
Sautéed Baby Kale, Garlic, Oil
Truffle French Fries
Grilled Asparagus w/ Lemon Olive Oil & Pecorino
Eggplant, Farro & Feta Salad
Roasted Root Vegetables
Sauteed Spinach & Garlic
Warm Pasta Salad
Campanelle, Arugula, Grape Tomato, Pecorino
Chive-Potato Croquettes
Creamy Roasted Garlic Polenta
$12 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the venues we like to bring visitors too...why? It is consistently good, the servers are always in a good mood, service is quick & there is something on the menu for everyone. Make sure you look at the specials! I've never...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank christylou60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most good restaurants offer several different Wines by the glass- representing different regions. I was very surprised and kind of disappointed that they didn’t offer but two California Pinots by the glass.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank oyechica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food but went on a busy Friday night. However, one seated, the food was delivered quickly and delicious. My scallops were perfect. I also had to get to lobster ravioli to go because I couldn't decide. I have also been to M'tucci's in Rio...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CKohler21
Jeff S, Owner at M'tucci's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this incredible review! We appreciate your business and hope you join us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the services was really fast, my kids order 2 pizzas and took less than 10 minutes to get our food, the favor is good and portions are not so big like other places, a little expensive but, good flavor.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JLRendon
Jeff S, Owner at M'tucci's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for reviewing us! We appreciate your business and feedback. What do you think we can do better to get that five star rating?

Reviewed March 12, 2019

There are two locations and while the food is great at the one by Einstein Bagel across the street from Rust Medical Hospital the ambiance at the M’tuccis by montanyo and cores is perfect! We order the pizzas. I got the one with garlic, artichoke...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Froggyloc55
Jeff S, Owner at M'tucci's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow this review is incredible!! Thank you for taking the time to review us and please join us again soon.

Reviewed March 11, 2019

Pretty much all the locals know that M'Tucci's offers consistantly great Italian food in the Albuquerque metro area, and our visit on a recent Sunday evening only confirms this. The place was packed, but we were able to get in without a reservation with no...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dmen12018
Jeff S, Owner at M'tucci's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, this is an amazing review!! Our locations do have different menus. We appreciate your business and you kind words. Please join us again soon.

Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Let me start by saying we came in on sunday. It says they close at 6 but its closed at 9. Now the service wow unbelievable, Jenny was our server she is amazing!!! Has great knowledge of the entire menu. I have not had service...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jaredmcc38
Jeff S, Owner at M'tucci's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, thank you for this incredible review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit with us. I can't wait to tell Jenny that she was mentioned and we certainly can't wait to have you back.

Reviewed February 10, 2019

We are spending winter in Albuquerque, NM visiting family. They suggested M'tucci's Italian, and they have two restaurants, and one Marketplace/bistro. I went to the market to order a takeout pizza, and Wow what a great experience. We ordered a Margarita pizza and were having...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tjmadventures
Jeff S, Owner at M'tucci's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this amazing review!! We appreciate you taking the time to write this out and we are so thankful for your business. We hope to see you back soon Terry!

Reviewed February 6, 2019

The wood was all wonderful and the service was great! I was told this is one of the best Italian places in ABQ. I was in a group of 9 and all the food looked very good. My appt. and the salad was great. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Steinbrenner
Reviewed February 3, 2019

After a day of looking for a new home,we needed a break for lunch.We were on the way back to our rental,and decided to stop at M'tuccis for a pizza/pasta meal.I ordered the lunch combo-flatbread pizza and salad.Our server came back and said they didnt...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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