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Tapas

Three Escargot Il Forno ~ 4.00

Truffle French Fries ~ 5.00

Mediterranean Hummus and Crostini ~ 5.00

5 Cheese and Artichoke Dip with Crostini ~ 5.50

Mint and Citrus Cucumber Salad ~ 2.50

Roasted Brussel Sprouts ~ 3.50

Roasted Olives with Crostini ~ 3.50

Chorizo and Andouille Sausage with Whole Grain Mustard ~ 5.00

Il Forno Lamb Lollypops with Blueberry Jam and Goat Cheese ~ 12.00

Blistered Seasonal Peppers ~ 6.00

Crab Cake Sliders ~ 7.00

Lamb Sliders with Tzatziki ~ 10.00

Appetizers

Zuppa de Garlic

our delicious house soup of roasted garlic and potato ~  3.95 cup

Clams Bianco

locally harvested little neck clams steamed with white wine and butter, garlic and red chilies ~ 13.95

Garlic Mussels

steamed in white wine and sambuca, garlic and herbs ~ 12.95

Classic Caprese

vine-ripened tomatoes, buffalo mozzarella and fresh basil finished with cracked black pepper and oregano ~ 8.50

Cheese Plate for Two

our special selection of imported premium cheeses served with italian amarena cherries, truffle honey and candied walnuts ~ 14.95

The Harlot’s Cheese

hand breaded, deep fried mozzarella served with puttanesca sauce ~ 8.95

Calamari Ala Pepperoncini

lightly dusted in pecorino romano cheese, fried and tossed with a garlic infused olive oil, lemon juice and pepperoncini sauce ~ 11.95

Crab Cakes

hand blended crab cakes served with our spicy remoulade sauce ~ 9.95

Eggplant Tower

layers of lightly breaded eggplant, vine ripened tomatoes and fresh arugula sprinkled with pecorino romano cheese and finished with a balsamic reduction ~ 10.95

Bruschetta

Individual Bruschetta ~ 4.00

Choose Any 3 to Make a Trio ~ 11.95

  • Goat Cheese, Caramelized Onion and Chive
  • Prosciutto, Ricotta, Fig, Olive and Walnut
  • Pesto, Roasted Red Peppers and Shaved Parmesan Cheese
  • Manchego, Fig and Marcona Almonds
  • Tomato, Basil and Garlic with Aged Balsamic Vinegar
  • Dried Italian Salami, Imported Gorgonzola and Almonds
  • Raw Smoked Salmon & Herb Boursin Cheese Spread, Red Onion and Chive

Sides & Salads

“Il Forno” Roasted Vegetables

daily selection of fresh and flavorful roasted vegetables ~ 4.95

Spinach Italiano

fresh, tender spinach sautéed in garlic and olive oil with a hint of lemon served at room temperature ~ 4.95

Caesar Salad

crisp romaine hearts, seasoned croutons and imported pecorino romano cheese, tossed in our housemade Caesar dressing, please request anchovies ~ served family style ~ per person  3.95

Italian Salad

mixed baby greens, imported olives, tomatoes, cucumbers, spicy cherry and pepperoncini peppers and imported pecorino romano cheese ~ served family style ~ per person 3.95

The Grant Salad

mixed greens tossed with a sweet balsamic vinaigrette topped with sliced pears, candied walnuts and gorgonzola cheese ~ 12.95

Il Forno "The Oven"

Il Forno entrees are accompanied with phenomenally tasty roasted potatoes and fire roasted vegetable of the day

New York Strip Steak

“Best in Town” 16 oz Angus strip fire grilled to your preference ~ 35.95

Bone in Ribeye

thick 32 ounce wood charred bone in ribeye topped with herb butter ~ 47.95

Pepper Bacon Wrapped Filet Mignon

center cut char-grilled 8 ounce filet wrapped in peppered bacon finished with a housemade cognac sauce ~ 33.95

Salmon

hand cut fresh salmon filet roasted on a cedar plank ~ 23.95

Black Angus Burger

3/4 lb burger on a toasted ciabatta bun topped with white American cheese served with a side salad and truffle fries ~ 16.50  Add gorgonzola and crumbled bacon topping ~ 2.50

Garlic Lamb

one pound thick cut domestic lamb lollipops dusted with Montreal seasoning and fire roasted in Il forno ~ 35.95

Il Forno is HOT...800° fahrenheit which imparts the fabulous “char” flavor. We are not responsible for items ordered medium to well done.

Chicken

Pollo e Gnocchi

oven roasted diced chicken tossed with spinach, roasted red peppers, goat cheese and hand made ricotta gnocchi finished with finely grated pecorino romano cheese ~ 20.95

Caprese Chicken

oven roasted chicken topped with melted mozzarella cheese, tomato slices, and fresh basil served over spiralized zucchini noodles tossed in a light housemade pesto sauce ~ 21.95

Chicken Parmigiano

hand breaded chicken topped with housemade marinara and mozzarella cheese served on a bed of linguini ~ 19.95

Pasta

Pasta Puttanesca

our house specialty sauce - spicy, chunky, tomatoes with imported olives and capers, served over linguini ~ 15.95    ...add meatballs ~ 4.95

Quattro Cheese Manicotti

manicotti filled with ricotta, mozzarella, pecorino romano and parmesan cheeses served with marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese ~ 19.95

Ravioli Bolognaise

our housemade bolognaise sauce of ground filet mignon and spicy marinara sauce served over four cheese ravioli ~ 21.95

Eggplant Parmigiano

lightly breaded eggplant stuffed with ricotta cheese topped with mozzarella cheese and marinara sauce served with a side of linguini ~  19.95

Ravioli Du Jour

hand made daily, an ever changing assortment of fresh ravioli served with a housemade sauce du jour.  ask your server for details ~ market price

Seafood

Seafood Cannelloni

housemade cannelloni prepared with an array of fresh seafood including scallops, shrimp, and mahi mahi, blended with four cheeses and wrapped in fresh pasta baked with a newburg sauce ~ 22.95

Shrimp and Scallop Scampi

fresh sea scallops and shrimp sautéed in a light white wine and garlic herb butter sauce served over linguini ~ 22.95

Chilean Sea Bass

pan seared Chilean sea bass served atop hand cut ribbons of squash, onions and baby arugula drizzled with a homemade tomato vinaigrette ~ market price

Cioppino

a hearty seafood stew of shrimp, scallops, lobster, clams, mussels, calamari and fish sautéed in a tomato saffron broth with fresh herbs and seasonings ~ market price

Beef & Pork

Pan Seared Filet Mignon

pan seared 8 ounce filet served over a housemade au jus, topped with caramelized onions and roasted garlic cloves served with garlic mashed potatoes ~ 31.95

Bocce Ball

oven roasted 16 ounce filet mignon meatball served with marinara sauce topped with shaved parmesan cheese and served with linguini ~ 23.95

Pork Osso Buco

slow roasted pork shank braised in a portobello mushroom and shallot sauce served with garlic mashed potatoes ~ 23.95

Pork Milanese

hand pounded, breaded, bone in pork chop served over house made romesco sauce topped with arugula salad ~ 24.95

Children's Menu

Design Your Own Pasta

your choice of linguini or rigatoni with butter, red sauce or alfredo sauce ~ 9.95

Chicken Fingers

boneless, deep fried and served with our housemade marinara sauce or ketchup ~ 9.95

Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of food-borne illnesses, especially if you have certain medical conditions.
We prefer no more than two (2) separate checks per table.
All menu items and prices are subject to change.

reservation policy

Should you have a party of ten (10) or more, please contact our General Manager at 386.424.6660 for reservations. Otherwise, all other parties are seated on a first come first served basis. We do accept reservations for all party sizes on holidays and special events, such as New Year's Eve, Valentine’s Day, Easter, Mother's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and our Concert In the Courtyard Series