Franco's à la carte Menu

Antipasti (Starters)

Selection of olives
Garlic Bread


Garlic Bread with Tomato
Garlic Bread with Mozzarella Cheese
Garlic Bread with Mozzarella Cheese and Onion
Homemade Minestrone Soup
Made with fresh vegetables
Zuppa di Pesce
Fish soup made with prawns, mussels and cream
Fritto Misto di Mare
Deep fried squid rings, king prawn and mussels with salad garnish served with garlic mayonnaise
Calamari Fritti
Deep fried squid rings served with a side salad garnish and garlic mayonnaise
Gamberetti e Salmone Affumicatto
Smoked salmon and prawn cocktail with Marie Rose sauce
Bruschetta con Pomodoro
Chopped fresh tomato with basil, garlic and olive oil served on homemade bread, baked with mozzarella
Insalata Franco's
Tomato, mozzarella, sun dried tomatoes anchovies black olives and basil


Antipasto Misto
A platter of cured ham, salami, olives, anchovies, pâté, salmon, prawns and sun-dried tomatoes
Bucce di Patate
Potato skins deep fried and served with garlic mayonnaise
Funghi Dolcelatte e Parma Ham
Sautéed mushrooms with dolcelatte cheese, Parma ham, cream and garlic served with toast
Pate della Casa
Homemade chicken liver pate with toast
Mozzarella in Carrozza
Deep fried breaded mozzarella cheese served with garlic mayonnaise and spicy tomato sauce

Le Carni (Meats)

Lombata di Manzo al Ferri
Grilled 10oz sirloin steak served with grilled tomato and mushrooms
Selection of Sauces (each)
Diane, Peppercorn, Pizzaiola (peppers, onions, olives and tomatoes)
Pollo Amatriciana
Sliced chicken with smoked bacon, onion, tomato and chilli in a cream sauce
Pollo con Spinaci
Chicken breast cooked in a tomato cream sauce served on spinach and topped with cheese
Pollo Diane
Chicken cooked in a creamy mushroom sauce with brandy
Pollo Francesca
Chicken cooked in a cream and marsala sauce with mushrooms and asparagus
Fegato di Agnello della Casa
Lambs liver sautéed with onion in a rich sauce
Pollo alla Milanese
Breaded chicken breast, fried in butter, served with pasta bolognese
Polpete di Manzo al Sugo
Homemade meatballs in rich tomato sauce with mushrooms, peppers and onions served with penne pasta
Italian Salad
Parma ham, salami, tuna, olives, prawns, anchovies on mixed salad

Pesce (Fish)

Sardine al Vino
Baked sardines with white wine, butter and herbs, garnished with lemon
Salmone al Sugo di Mare
Grilled salmon coated in a prawn sauce or with butter
Gamberoni All'Aglio
Giant prawns sautéed in garlic, chilli butter with spaghetti Napoletana
Fritti di Mare
Deep fried squid rings, mussels and king prawns served with salad


(Happy Hour (HH) £10.50)

Spaghetti alla Bolognese (HH)
Minced beef in a rich tomato, garlic and herb sauce
Spaghetti alla Carbonara (HH)
Made with bacon, cream and parmesan sauce
Lasagne al Forno (HH)
Pasta sheets layered with cheese and bolognese sauced baked with mozzarella
Cannelloni Barbaroux (HH)
Pancake filled with minced beef and spinach, blended with herbs and baked with cheese and tomato sauce
Penne al Forno (HH)
Baked in a bolognese sauce and topped with cheese gratin
Penne Matriciana (HH)
Smoked bacon with chilli and tomato sauce
Fusilli con Pepperoni (HH)
Pepperoni sausage, onions and peppers in a tomato and chilli sauce
Fettuccine Boscaiola (HH)
Tuna, bacon, mushrooms in a creamy tomato sauce
Penne Americana (HH)
Chicken and sweetcorn cooked in a creamy sauce
Fettuccine Fiorentina (HH) (V)
A creamy sauce with broccoli and mushrooms
Penne Etna (HH) (V)
Penne pasta in a cream, tomato and chilli sauce baked with mozzarella
Vegetarian Risotto (HH) (V)
Rice sautéed with fresh vegetables
Crespelle Ortolana (V)
Selection of vegetables in a pancake with a cheese sauce
Gnocchi Pesto (HH) (V)
Potato gnocchi with pesto, pinenuts, cream and a parmesan cheese sauce
Gnocchi al Formaggio (HH) (V)
Small potato dumplings baked in a cheese sauce topped with tomato and parmesan cheese
Gnocchi e Fusilli Gratinati
Baked with spinach, parma ham and sun-dried tomatoes with cream
Fusilli della Casa
Small potato dumplings baked in a cheese sauce topped with tomato and parmesan cheese
Penne Imperiali
Smoked salmon with chopped tomato, spinach, garlic and cream
Spaghetti di Mare
King prawns, mussels, tuna, calamari and prawns in a tomato and cream sauce

10" Pizza

(Happy Hour (HH) £10.50)

Pizza Margherita (HH) (V)
Tomato and mozzarella
Pizza Dolcelatte (V)
With dolcelatte cheese and mushrooms
Pizza Vegetariana (HH) (V)
Tomato, mozzarella, and sliced mixed vegetables
Pizza ai Carciofi (HH) (V)
Tomato, mozzarella, olives and artichokes
Pizza Firenze (V)
With goat’s cheese, cherry tomatoes, pesto and fresh basil
Pizza Pugliase (V) (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, onions and sun-dried tomatoes
Pizza Diavola (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella and pepperoni
Pizza Venezia (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, ham and mushrooms
Pizza Hawaii (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, ham and pineapple
Pizza Florida (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, chicken and sweetcorn
Pizza al Tonno (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, tuna and red onions
Pizza Franco's (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, artichokes, anchovies, ham, salami and olives
Pizza Napoletana (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, anchovies, olives and pepperoni
Pizza Spinaci (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, spinach, anchovies and parmesan cheese
Pizza Piccante (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, chicken, peppers, bacon and chilli
Pizza Quattro Stagioni (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, chicken, ham, pepperoni and peppers
Pizza Mafiosa (HH)
Tomato, mozzarella, chicken, ham, pepperoni and garlic butter
Pizza Bolognese
With Bolognese and mozzarella
Pizza Marinara
Tomato, mozzarella, tuna, prawns, anchovies and mussels

Side Dishes

Sautéed Mushrooms
Mixed Salad
Tomato and Onion Salad
Green Salad
Rosemary Potatoes with Onions and Bacon