FEEL AT HOME

il sogno is a family owned and operated restaurant serving honest Italian and modern cuisine of the highest standard. Only the freshest and best produce is sourced to create our menu that is both affordable and of the highest quality.

 

Owners John and Anthony Giarratana share in one passion and that is family, friends and food, these are the important things in life. That is why owning a family restaurant is to them a dream, which is how the restaurant name was derived.

 

This hot little spot is sure to please, whether you're looking for a place to spend you're night out with the family or just a casual catch up with
a friend, il sogno is where you need to be.

FINEST QUALITY FOOD

RELAXING ENVIRONMENT

BYO (WINE & BEER ONLY)

MENU

       PRIMI

BRUSCHETTA

$14.00

Bruschetta of the day

OLIVA

$8.00

Marinated mixed olives, olive bread

POLPETTE CON SUGO

$15.50

Pork and sage meatballs in tomato sauce

CALAMARI FRITTI

$22.00

Calamari with house made mayonnaise and rocket

TERRINA

$19.00

Chicken terrine, shallots, capers, cornichon’s, vin cotto, crostini

       PASTA E RISO

RISOTTO CON PISELLI

e $24.00 / m $30.00

Risotto with baby peas, chervil, truffle oil and goats curd

CANNALONI DI MAIALE

e $24.00 / m $30.00

Filled with pork, Napoli sauce, herbs and spices

SPAGHETTI COZZE E VONGOLE

e $27.00 / m $34.00

Mussels, clams, garlic, black olives and fresh chilli

LASAGNA

e $22.00 / m $30.00

GNOCCHI

e $22.00 / m $30.00

Beetroot gnocchi, gorgonzola sauce, rocket and walnuts

TORTELLINI

e $24.00 / m $32.00

Eggplant, mortadella, cherry tomato and basil

(All pasta’s are hand made on premises daily)

      SECONDI

FILETTO DI MANZO

$39.00

Aged eye fillet, Tuscan style beans, spinach, beef jus

PESCE

$36.00

Barramundi with lemon tarragon risotto and broccolini

L’AGNELLO AL FORNO

$70.00

Oven baked lamb shoulder and potatoes (1 kg serves 2)

MAIALE

$37.00

Pork rib eye, eggplant puree, cherry tomato, basil and bocconcini

ANATRA ARROSTO

$37.00

Roasted Duck breast, confit leg, black rice, orange segments and pistachio

       CONTORNI

SALADA

$9.00

Rocket, peach, red onion, salted ricotta

FAGIOLINI

$10.00

Green Beans, garlic, mint

PATATE

$8.00

Oven roasted chats with aromatic flavours

 

PATATINE FRITTE

$8.00

Home made chips

       DOLCE

AFFOGATO

$7.00

Scoop of vanilla ice cream topped with a shot of hot espresso

PANNA COTTA

$14.50

Chocolate panna cotta, figs, strawberries, amaretto crumble

CANNOLI

$14.50

Ricotta filled with pistachio and honey semifreddo

 

TIRAMISU

$14.50

Mascarpone and savoiardi trifle, coffee and liqueurs

 

PIATTO DI FORMAGGI ITALIANI

$17.00 /  $27.00

Selection of Italian cheeses (cheese platter for one or two)

 

       CAFFE E BEVANDE

We sell a large variety of all your favorite brands

BYO (Wine & Beer only)

OUR KITCHEN

Head chef Anthony Giarratana has a decades' worth of experience and has trained with the best both Internationally and Nationally including under Guy Grossi, one of Australia's leading chef and food personalities. The menu at il sogno features a handful of delicately prepared dishes including traditional home-made pasta made fresh daily on the premises, as well as a mixture of beautifully cooked Italian inspired meat and seafood with Anthony's modern twist.

GALLERY

Located in Melbourne's East il sogno is a small 50 seater restaurant. The environment is lined with our own personal photos of Italy including shots from our families home town in Sorrento to give you an understanding of our roots and experiences.
il sogno offers a warm casual but elegant setting we make you feel at home, whether it be for lunch, dinner for two or more - you are all our guests. Come share the dream at il sogno.

FOR FUNCTIONS & PRIVATE PARTIES CALL NOW (03) 9830 1052

Yes we do functions, whether it be a family birthday or even a small wedding  just ask us how we can help make that day special. To enable us to tailor functions to your needs, menus are available on application.

 Sit-down functions for up to 50 guests.                                   Cocktail functions for up to 70 guests.

Yes, gift vouchers are available. Vouchers can be used to pay all or part of a bill at il sogno and they’re valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.

GIFT VOUCHERS

(SEE YOU SOON)

For private functions and other inquiries, please send an email to il_sogno@live.com.

© il sogno 2014. All Rights Reserved.

Made by Jo     |     Photography by LM art

ADDRESS

512 Whitehorse Rd, Mont Albert 
Victoria 3127, Australia

RISTORANTE HOURS

TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY:    6:00PM — 10:00PM

THUSDAY - FRIDAY:   12:00 PM – 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

SATURDAY - SUNDAY:    6:00PM — 10:00PM

We’re closed on MONDAYS.

Last food orders are taken 30 minutes before closing time.

 

RESERVATIONS HIGHLY ENCOURAGED

Please contact us on (03) 9830 1052