Enjoy a very Italian Christmas…

Our menus are packed full of festive treats for everyone to enjoy!

Come and enjoy our delicious Christmas menus created by Il Forno, from traditional recipes and authentic ingredients providing you with a taste of Italy this festive season.

Make this an Il Forno Christmas. Buon Natale! 

With the festive season just around the corner, make sure you don’t miss out on this merry experience.

Christmas Party Lunch Menu

2 courses – £15, 3 courses – £17, available 12-4pm daily


 

Minestrone Soup (v)
Traditional Italian soup, served with toasted bruschetta

Burrata e Salmone
Smoked salmon tartar, creamy burrata cheese

Chicken Liver Pate
Chicken liver pate, toasted bruschetta, caramelised onion chutney

Parma e Melon
Parma ham & honeydew melon

Parmigiana (v)
Oven-baked aubergine, parmesan, tomato sauce, basil & light pesto

 


 

Pollo
Chicken oysters, mashed potato, mixed vegetables, peppercorn sauce

Straccetti Di Manzo
Stir fried beef, peppercorn sauce, pan fried cabbage, cream, leeks, daupinoise potato

Branzino Alla Brace
Chargrilled Seabass filler, chargrilled vegetables

Lasagna Tradizionale
Oven baked layers of pasta with beef bolognaise sauce, bechamel, mozzarella, parmesan cheese

Spinach & Ricotta Ravioli (v)
Spinach & ricotta ravioli, sage butter

Paccheri Dello Zar
Homemade southern typical paccheri pasta, smoked salmon sauce, black & red caviar

Pizza Margherita (v)
Tomato, mozzarella & basil

Pizza Diavola
Tomato, mozzarella, spicy salami

Pizza Rustica (v)
Mozzarella, aubergines, courgettes, mushrooms, peppers & spinach

 


 

Strudel Mela
Warm apple strudel, vanilla ice cream

Il Forno Chocolate Bomb
Homemade coconut cheesecake bomb, hot chocolate sauce

Traditional Tiramisu
Handmade sponge fingers, soaked in espresso coffee and layered with Mascarpone cream

Formaggi
Selection of cheeses, jam & biscuits

 

 

Christmas Party Dinner Menu

2 courses – £25, 3 courses – £29


Minestrone Soup (v)
Traditional Italian soup, toasted bruschetta

Polpo
Grilled octopus, mash potato, sun-dried tomato sauce

Gamberoni
Pan-fried king prawns, garlic butter and chilli sauce, cherry tomatoes, croutons

Capesante
Seared king scallops, creamed saffron rice, pecorino foam

Parma e Melon
Parma ham & honeydew melon

Burrata e Salmone
Smoked salmon tartar, creamy burrata cheese

Carpaccio di Manzo
Cured beef, truffle cheese, black truffle, mustard dressing

Chicken Liver Pate
Chicken liver pate, toasted bruschetta, caramelised onion chutney

Parmigiana (v)
Oven-baked aubergine, parmesan, tomato sauce, basil & light pesto

 


 

Costoletta Di Agnello
Lamb shank, rosemary, garlic, red wine jus, creamed potatoes

Filetto di Manzo (5oz) upgrade to 8oz for £5

5oz Fillet steak, spinach, dauphinoise potatoes, peppercorn sauce

Pollo
Chicken oysters, mashed potato, mixed vegetables, peppercorn sauce

Branzino Alla Brace
Chargrilled Seabass fillet, chargrilled vegetables

Merluzzo
Pan-fried cod fillet, crushed new potato, cherry tomato, olives, capers, cherry tomato sauce

Paccheri Dello Zar
Homemade southern typical paccheri pasta, smoked salmon sauce, black & red caviar

Lasagna Tradizionale
Oven baked layers of pasta, beef bolognaise sauce, bechamel, mozzarella, parmesan cheese

Linguine Ai Gamberi
King prawn, linguine, yellow & red cherry tomato, basil

Spinach & Ricotta Ravioli (v)
Spinach & ricotta ravioli, sage butter

Pizza Margherita (v)
Tomato, mozzarella & basil

Pizza Diavola
Tomato, mozzarella, spicy salami

Pizza Rustica (v)
Mozzarella, aubergines, courgettes, mushrooms, peppers & spinach

 


Strudel Mela
Warm apple strudel, vanilla ice cream

Il Forno Chocolate Bomb
Homemade coconut cheesecake bomb, served with a hot chocolate sauce

Traditional Tiramisu
Handmade sponge fingers, soaked in espresso coffee and layered with Mascarpone cream

Formaggi
Selection of cheeses, jam & biscuits

 

 

For more information about Il Forno, give the restaurant a call on 0151 668 0052.