Al Carter Menu

    • Starter

    • PINK GIN SPRITZ

      9.90

      Gordon's pink Gin, Fever Tree Elderflower Tonic and fresh strawberries

    • SUMMER DELIGHT

      9.90

      Hendrick's Gin, Fever Tree Mediterranean Tonic & fresh Cucumber

    • BASIL SMASH

      8.50

      Bombay Sapphire Gin, Fever Tree Light Tonic, fresh Basil & wedge of Lime.

    • FRESCO

      7.90

      elderflower liqueur, fresh mint, cucumber, presecco + soda

    • LIMONCELLO SPRITZER

      7.90

      limoncello, prosecco, soda + fresh raspberries

    • APEROL SPRITZ

      7.90

      aperol aperitif, prosecco, soda + orange slice

    • BELLINI

      7.90

      choice of strawberry or peach puree topped with chilled prosecco

    • Stuzzichini

    • OLIVE MARINATE

      3.50

      mixed marinated olives with italian herbs

    • ASSORTED ITALIAN BREADS

      3.90

      with extra virgin olive oil & balsamic vinegar for dipping

    • GARLIC PIZZA BREAD

      4.90

      with mozzarella v £3.90
      with tomato v £3.90
      with balsamic onions & mozzarella v £4.90

    • Antipasti

    • BRIE FRITTO

      6.90

      deep fried somerset brie coated in breadcrumbs with summer fruit compote

    • ZUPPA DEL GIORNO

      5.90

      home made soup of the day served with warm italian breads

    • BRUSCHETTA AL POMODORO

      6.50

      sun blushed tomato & ricotta bruschetta with wild rocket, fresh basil & garlic, drizzled with extra virgin olive oil & server with toasted ciabatta

    • FUNGHI TRIFOLAT

      6.90

      Oyster mushrooms sautéed in garlic, white wine, dolcelatte cheese & cream sauce
      with toasted sourdough

    • GAMBERONI PICCANTE

      10.50

      Pan fried king prawns sautéed in lemon, parsley, white wine & cherry tomato sauce
      with a touch of chilli served with toasted Italian breads for dipping

    • CALAMARI FRITTI

      7.50

      Squid fried until golden served with a lemon wedge & home-made tartar sauce

    • SALMONE AFFUMICATO

      7.50

      Smoked salmon, cucumber ribbons & lamb lettuce with preserve lemon dressing

    • ARANCINI FUNGHI

      7.50

      Crispy risotto balls stuffed with mushrooms, mozzarella & thyme served
      with arrabbiata sauce

    • INSALATA DI PESCHE BURRATA

      7.90

      Creamy burrata cheese, peach & tomato salad with toasted crostini

    • STEAK NIGHT

    • BYO STEAK NIGHT

      21.90 per person

      Choose from 10oz Sirloin, 10oz Rib eye or 8oz Fillet
      (£3 supplement)
      Add peppercorn sauce or garlic butter
      Add french fries or chunky chips
      Add bottle house white or house red 1/2 price
      Ask staff for more details. T&C apply.

    • Pizza

      Our signature Italian thin base is home made & hand stretched, topped with our own tomato sauce.

    • QUATTRO STAGIONI

      11.90

      tomato, mozzarella, mushrooms, pepperoni, ham & olives

    • MARGHERITA

      9.90

      tomato, mozzarella cheese & fresh basi

    • PROSCIUTTO FUNGHI

      10.90

      tomato, mozzarella, ham & mushroom

    • CAPRICCIOSA

      11.50

      tomato, mozzarella, parma ham, artichokes & olives

    • CALZONE

      12.90

      mozzarella, ham, pepperoni, mushrooms, caramelised onions topped
      with our home made bolognese sauce

    • DIAVOLA

      11.90

      tomato, mozzarella, marinated chicken, pepperoni & fresh chillies

    • GIARDINIERA

      11.90

      tomato, mozzarella, goat’s cheese, sun blushed tomato, green

    • FIORENTINA

      10.90

      tomato, mozzarella, spinach, olives, garlic & free range egg

    • RUCOLA

      11.90

      tomato, mozzarella, parma ham, rocket & parmesan shavings

    • EXTRA TOPPINGS

      Chilli, mushrooms, anchovies, caramelised onions, olives, artichoke, free range egg,
      cherry tomatoes, wild rocket, sun dried tomatoes £1.00
      Luganica sausage, cotto ham, prosciutto, chicken, Milano salami, buffalo mozzarella,
      parmesan shavings, gorgonzola £2.00

    • Pasta

      All our pasta sauces are hand made to order using only the freshest & natural ingredients possible. Gluten free options available.

    • PENNE ARRABBIATA

      9.90

      home made tomato sauce, garlic, chilli, cherry tomatoes & parsley

    • SPAGHETTI CARBONARA

      10.90

      smoked pancetta, crushed black pepper, egg & cream

    • FETTUCCINE LUGANICA

      11.90

      italian sausage meat in red wine, rosemary, tomato & cream sauce

    • LINGUINE DI MARE

      14.90

      tender squid, mussels, tiger prawns, clams & cherry tomatoes in
      white wine, parsley & light tomato sauce

    • SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE

      10.90

      slow cooked traditional rich beef ragu

    • FETTUCCINE PESTO ROSSO

      10.90

      peppers, mushrooms & broccoli tossed in cream & red pesto sauce

    • PENNE POLLO GORGONZOLA

      12.50

      chargrilled chicken, broccoli & pine nuts in creamy gorgonzola sauce

    • SPAGHETTI ALFREDO

      9.90

      wild mushroom & baby spinach in a creamy white wine sauce

    • GNOCCHI

      13.90

      with green beans, baby spinach, sun blushed tomato & basil pesto finished with parmesan shavings

    • LINGUINE AGLIO OLIO E PEPERONCINO

      9.90

      garlic shaving, chopped chilli, extra virgin olive oil nished with wild rocket

    • Al Forno & Risotto

    • LASAGNA

      11.90

      layers of egg pasta, oven baked with fine minced beef ragu & béchamel
      topped with mozzarella cheese

    • MELANZANE CANNELLONI

      11.90

      baked aubergine stuffed with ricotta cheese & spinach in a rich tomato sauce topped
      with cream & parmesan cheese served with side salad

    • RISOTTO NERO CON GAMBERETTI

      14.90

      black squid ink risotto with tiger prawns & baby spinach with a touch of chilli

    • RISOTTO FUNGHI

      12.90

      wild mushroom & mascarpone risotto finished with parmesan
      shavings & drizzled with truffle oil

    • Carne & Pesce

      We use the nest of locally sourced produce, all expertly cooked to your liking.

    • STONE BASS

      17.90

      pan fried stone bass fillet on warm potato, green bean, sun blushed tomato & baby spinach salad with salsa verdi

    • INSALATA DI POLLO

      11.90

      marinated chicken breast, buffalo mozzarella & vine tomatoes on a bed of mixed leaves with creamy Italian dressing

    • FILETTO

      22.90

      the most lean and tender of all! - grilled 8oz fillet steak with peppercorn sauce
      or garlic butter served with french fries

    • POLLO ALLA MILANESE

      14.90

      pan fried chicken breast coated in breadcrumbs
      served with spaghetti pomodoro

    • POLLO MEDITERRANEO

      15.90

      pan roasted chicken supreme on aromatic spiced giant couscous & rocket salad

    • RIB EYE

      20.90

      an old classic! wonderful rich flavour and very tender - grilled 10oz rib eye
      steak with peppercorn sauce or garlic butter served with french fries

    • COSTOLETTE

      19.90

      Grilled lamb chops on a bed of dressed rocket served with herb yoghurt and Maldon sea salt new potatoes.

    • SWORDFISH

      15.90

      chargrilled swordfish steak on baby gem, mango & radish salad with sweetcorn salsa

    • GAMBERONI PICCANTE

      19.90

      Pan fried king prawns sautéed in lemon, parsley, white wine & cherry tomato sauce
      with a touch of chilli served with toasted Italian breads for dipping

    • FEGATO ALLA VENEZIANA

      15.90

      chargrilled calf's liver with course grain mustard mashed with caramelised red onions & crispy pancetta

    • Contorni

    • SPINACI

      3.50

      spinach with garlic & cream

    • FAGIOLI VERDI

      3.50
      3.50

      garlic green beans

    • INSALATA DELLA CASA

      4.00

      house side salad

    • INSALATA DI RUCOLA

      4.00

      rocket & parmesan shavings

    • INSALATA DI POMODORO

      3.20

      tomato & red onion

    • FRITTE

      3.50

      french fries

    • PATATE ARROSTO

      3.50

      rosemary sautéed potatoes

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    • Aperitivi

    • PINK GIN SPRITZ

      9.90

      Gordon's pink Gin, Fever Tree Elderflower Tonic and fresh strawberries

    • SUMMER DELIGHT

      9.90

      Hendrick's Gin, Fever Tree Mediterranean Tonic & fresh Cucumber

    • BASIL SMASH

      8.50

      Bombay Sapphire Gin, Fever Tree Light Tonic, fresh Basil & wedge of Lime.

    • FRESCO

      7.90

      elderflower liqueur, fresh mint, cucumber, presecco + soda

    • LIMONCELLO SPRITZER

      7.90

      limoncello, prosecco, soda + fresh raspberries

    • APEROL SPRITZ

      7.90

      aperol aperitif, prosecco, soda + orange slice

    • BELLINI

      7.90

      choice of strawberry or peach puree topped with chilled prosecco

    • SPARKLING

    • MOET ET CHANDON

      65.00 (BLT)

      why not treat yourself with the world’s most loved champagne?
      offers a bright freshness, a seductive palate and an elegant
      maturity revealing aromas of pear, citrus and brioche

    • VEUVE CLICQUOT

      75.00

      here is a true member of Brut family. well structured, admirably
      vinous, perfect combination of richness and elegance with citrus
      fruits and real freshness

    • PROSECCO DOC TREVISO BRUT ‘BATISO’

      5.60 (125ml)
      26.90 (BTL)

      aromatic bouquet with hints of flowers & banana, fruity &
      well-balanced, supported by a fine perlage, which is remarkably
      persistent in the glass

    • SPUMANTE ROSE

      28.90 (BTL)

      brilliant cherry red colour. soft, creamy mousse with good length, a
      delicate cordon on the surface & a lingering cascade of thin bubbles.
      delicate avour of small red fruits

    • ROSĔ WINE

    • PINOT GRIGIO RAMATO

      5.10 (175ml)
      20.90 (BTL)

      rich & fruity with delicate notes of roses on the nose

    • ZINFANDEL ROSE

      4.90 (175ml)
      19.90 (BTL)

      bright salmon pink colour and fresh nose of raspberry and strawberry.
      Aromas of watermelon and a touch of mint to complete the perfect
      summer wine

    • WHITE WINE

    • TREBBIANO D’ABRUZZO

      4.50 (175ml)
      16.90 (BTL)

      dry & light in colour & flavours with a lingering taste of bitter almonds

    • PINOT GRIGIO

      5.30 (175ml)
      21.90 (BTL)

      pale straw yellow with hints of gold, lightly aromatic with hints of
      jasmine, & a pleasant, persistent aftertaste

    • VERDICCHIO

      5.60 (175ml)
      22.90 (BTL)
      5.60 (175ml)
      22.90 (BTL)

      pale straw in colour with green tinges. This wine has a fine scent and
      taut dryness with a good fruit-acid balance, underlined with a hint of
      bitter almonds.

    • SAUVIGNON ‘NEW ZEALAND’

      6.50 (175ml)
      24.90 (BTL)

      this rich and crispy wine reflects the beauty of its Marlborough origin.With plethora of fresh tropical fruit and gooseberry aromas, as well as nuances of elderflower of nettle. It is well-balanced, elegant and has a long finish to savour. Suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans.

    • GAVI DI GAVI ‘VILLA SPARINA’

      8.20 (175ml)
      28.90 (BTL)

      straw yellow colour. Fragrance of flower and fruit with a hint of peach. Full and rich taste, soft, which is the result of the complete ripening of the grapes, which intensify the character.

    • Red Wine

    • MONTEPULCIANO D’ABRUZZO

      4.50 (175ml)
      16.90 (BTL)

      ruby red colour, typical vinous, pleasant bouquet, soft, tasty flavou

    • MERLOT VENETO

      5.10 (175ml)
      20.90 (BTL)

      dark, juicy & fruity, very easy to drink wine

    • NERO D’AVOLA IGT 2014 - MOLINO

      5.10 (175ml)
      20.90 (BTL)

      deep red with purple tones at the sight. In the nose the evident
      blueberry hints melt into brighter tones of wild berry fruits.

    • BARBERA PIEMONTE

      6.20 (175ml)
      22.90 (BTL)

      ruby red in colour, dry, smooth & well balanced

    • CHIANTI VERNAIOLO

      6.50 (175ml)
      24.90 (BTL)

      Lively ruby red. Savoury and fruity with traces of ripe fruit. Balanced and full bodied.

    • SYRAH DI SICILIA ‘MOMENTI’

      6.70 (175ml)
      25.90 (BTL)

      bright red with an intense bouquet of wild berries.
      the taste is full-bodied, round & mellow.

    • AMARONE ANTICA VIGNA

      49.90 (BTL)

      blend of Corvina, Rondinella and Corvinone. Aged for 18 months in barriques. Rich in colour, vivid ruby red. Firmly structured but with fresh notes. Rich deep, elegant and potent at the same time.

    • BEERS & CIDER

    • BECKS BLUE

      3.80

      Alcohol free 275 ml

    • PERONI NASTRO AZZURO

      5.50 pint
      3.00 half

      on draught 5.1% ABV

    • MORETTI

      4.00

      330ml 4.6% ABV

    • MAGNERS ORIGINAL

      4.20

      330ml 4.5% ABV

    • SOFT DRINKS

    • SAN PELLEGRINO ARANCIATA / LIMONATA

      2.95

      330 ml can

    • COCA COLA

      2.90

      330ml bottle

    • DIET COKE

      2.90

      330ml bottle

    • SPRITE

      2.90

      330ml bottle

    • ORANGE/APPLE/CRANBERRY JUICE

      2.80
      2.80
    • SAN PELLEGRINO/AQUA PANNA

      3.20
      3.20

      500ml bottle mineral water

    • MIXERS

      1.90
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