La Villetta

La Villetta

398 E 52nd St, New York, NY 10022
Enjoy expertly crafted Italian dishes from our charming neighborhood ristorante. Buon appetito, from owner Luigi Scarpelli.
Antipasti
  1. $18.75
    Polpette della Mamma
    Beef meatballs in a tomato and basil sauce.
  2. $18.50
    Carpaccio di Manzo
    Beef carpaccio with vegetable julienne, Parmigiano cheese and mustard dressing.
  3. $18.50
    Asparagi Prosciutto e Mozzarella
    Asparagus wrapped with prosciutto di Parma and melted mozzarella cheese.
  4. $18.50
    Cozze al Vino Bianco
    P.E.I. mussels in white wine.
  5. $18.50
    Cozze al Salsa Rossa
    P.E.I. mussels in tomato sauce.
  6. $19.50
    Polpo alla Molese
    Grilled baby octopus with broccoli rabe sauteed in garlic and oil.
  7. $21.50
    Fritto Misto "La Villetta"
    Fried squid, shrimp, mushrooms and zucchini.
  8. $19.50
    Carciofi e Pistacchi
    Fresh artichoke with pistachio.
  9. $18.50
    Melanzane alla Parmigiana
    Eggplant Parmigiana.
  10. $16.50
    Minestrone
    Mixed vegetable soup
Insalate e Zuppe
  1. $19.50
    Insalata Caprese
    Buffalo mozzarella cheese with cherry tomato and basil.
  2. $15.50
    Insalata "La Villetta"
    Baby spinach, blueberries, roasted almonds and goat cheese.
  3. $15.50
    Insalata Tropicale
    Baby arugula, hearts of palm, avocado, endive and Parmesan cheese.
  4. $15.50
    Insalata Tricolore
    Radicchio, endive, arugula, pears, walnuts and blue cheese.
  5. $15.50
    Insalata di Cavolo Verde
    Kale, roasted almonds, goat cheese and pear.
Primi
  1. $13.50
    Spaghetti Classici al Pomodoro con Basilico
    Spaghetti with tomato and basil.
  2. $13.50
    Orecchiette alla Barese
    Homemade ear-shaped pasta with broccoli rabe, sausage and garlic.
  3. $13.50
    Gnocchi di Patate "La Villetta"
    Homemade gnocchi with fresh tomato, dry ricotta cheese and basil.
  4. $13.50
    Cavatelli Bolognese
    Fresh cavatelli pasta with meat sauce.
  5. $13.50
    Penne alla Siciliana
    Penne pasta with eggplant, tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese.
  6. $25.50
    Tagliolini al Nero di Seppia
    Black ink tagliolini with seafood.
  7. $13.50
    Agnolotti ai Porcini
    Wild mushroom ravioli in white truffle cream sauce.
  8. $13.50
    Rigatoni Norcia
    Rigatoni sauteed with sausage and mushrooms in a pink sauce.
  9. $19.50
    Spaghetti alla "Padre John Andrew"
    Spaghetti sauteed in garlic and oil.
  10. $24.50
    Lasagne alla Bolognese
    Lasagna with ragu, bechamel and mozzarella cheese.
  11. $13.50
    Penne John McGuire
    Penne in vodka sauce with pancetta and smoked mozzarella
  12. $13.50
    Penne Regina Elena di Savoia
    Penne pasta in tomato sauce ,topped with burrata cheese and basil
Secondi
  1. $27.50
    Trancio di Salmon alla Griglia
    Grilled wild salmon. Served with asparagus.
  2. $26.50
    Filleto di Dentice
    Red snapper fillet with cherry tomatoes and black olives.
  3. $27.50
    Pollo "La Villetta"
    Chicken breast sauteed with artichokes and mixed mushrooms in a prosecco sauce.
  4. $35.50
    Costoletta di Vitello alla Griglia
    Grilled veal chop. Served with roasted potatoes and string beans.
  5. $26.50
    Salsiccia del Macellai
    Italian sausage sauteed with white beans and broccoli rabe.
  6. $28.50
    Vitello Saltimbocca
    Veal scaloppine with prosciutto and basil.
  7. $35.50
    Vitello alla Parmigiana
    Veal chop on the bone Parmigiana. Served with penne pasta in a tomato sauce.
  8. $35.50
    Costoletta di Vitello alla Milanese
    Veal chop with arugula, pears, walnuts, radicchio and Gorgonzola cheese.
  9. $27.50
    Petto di Pollo alla Griglia
    Grilled chicken paillard over mixed greens and cherry tomato salad.
  10. $27.50
    Pollo alla Contadina
    Chicken breast with grilled eggplant and melted smoked mozzarella cheese.
  11. $32.50
    Tagliata Toscana
    Grilled sliced rib-eye steak. Served over baby arugula and cherry tomatoes.
Contorni
  1. $11.50
    Broccoletti
    Broccoli rabe.
  2. $9.50
    Spinaci Ripassati
    Spinach in garlic and oil.
  3. $9.50
    Fagiolini e Pomodorini
    String beans with cherry tomatoes in garlic and oil.
  4. $9.50
    Zucchine Fritte
    Fried zucchini.
  5. $9.00
    Patate al Forno
    Roasted potatoes.
Daily Specials
  1. $16.50
    Ceasar salad
    Classic ceasar salad with lettuce,croutons and shaved parmigiano
  2. $26.50
    Spaghetti meatballs
    Home made meatballs with spaghetti and tomato sauce
  3. $32.50
    Baby organic pork chop milanese
    Breaded pork chop with chopped tomatoes and red onions
  4. $35.50
    Branzino sea salt
    Whole branzino covered with sea salt and served with mix vegetables
Dessert
  1. $11.50
    Tiramisu
    House made tiramisu
  2. $11.50
    Carrots cake
    Home made carrots cake
  3. $12.50
    Cannoli siciliani
    Home made classic cannoli
  4. $10.50
    Ricotta cheese cake
    Home made ricotta cheese cake
  5. $10.50
  6. $10.50
    Tartufo gelato
    Choccolate tartufo
  7. $11.50
    Limoncello cake
    Limoncello e mascarpone sponge cake
  8. $11.50
    Torta al cioccolato
    Choccolate cake