Montalbano Italian Restaurant

Montalbano Italian Restaurant
75 High Street,
Tenterden, Kent TN30 6BB
United Kingdom

Mon-Sat: 12 noon-10pm; Sun: 12 noon-9pm


Montalbano Italian Restaurant in Tenterden is a family run restaurant, serving traditional homemade food, regional Italian dishes with touches of Sicily. Our menu is subject to seasonal availability and therefore may change from day to day.

Gift Vouchers. Gift vouchers available to purchase from Montalbano Italian Restaurant
Flambé Nights. Watch and be entertained as Salvatore shares his expertise in cooking speciality Flambé dishes before your eyes in the restaurant.
Sunday Roasts. By popular demand we have introduced delicious locally sourced Sunday roasts with Yorkshire puddings and all the trimmings 
Ice Cream. Montalbano fabulously fresh Italian Gelato. Homemade gelato made right here in the heart of Tenterden!  Our gelato is an artisan product that follows the Italian tradition of ice cream making and it is made daily in our restaurant by our qualified Gelatiere. We source fresh milk and cream from a local farm and only use fresh fruits and natural based ingredients. Ice cream cart hire for parties, weddings & other events, gelato packs to takeaway
Menu A La Carta
Pane & Olive £4.95
A selection of Italian homemade bread & marinated Sicilian olives
Zuppa del Giorno £5.50
Chef’s homemade soup of the day
Minestrone di Verdure £5.95
Traditional Italian homemade vegetable soup
Caprese £6.95
Layers of mozzarella & tomato salad, rocket and basil pesto
Bruschetta £5.95
Toasted homemade bread with fresh chopped tomatoes, garlic, red onions, basil & olive oil
Caponatina Siciliana £8.50
Sicilian dish made from chopped aubergines, onions, olives, pine nuts, mixed peppers & celery seasoned in a sweet & sour sauce
Calamari Fritti £7.95
Deep fried calamari, coated in flour served with tartare sauce & wedge of lemon
Arancino di Riso ai Spinaci (v) £8.50
Sicilian rice ball, filled with spinach & creamy cheese, coated in breadcrumbs served with tomato sauce
Antipasto all’ Italiana (to share) £17.95
A selection of Italian cured meats, cheeses, olives, grilled vegetables & breadsticks
Cocktail di Avocado, Gamberetti & Salmone £9.95
Prawns, smoked salmon & avocado cocktail with melba toast & salad
Tagliolini ai Gamberetti Piccanti £11.95
Homemade tagliolini egg pasta with garlic, cherry tomatoes, chilli, white wine, baby prawns & rocket
Spaghetti allo Scoglio £12.95
Spaghetti pasta with mixed seafood, white wine, cherry tomatoes & cream
Gnocchi ai Funghi & Dolcelatte £11.95
Homemade potato pasta with mixed mushrooms, white wine, cream & Dolcelatte cheese
Risotto La Reine £11.95
Italian style risotto with chicken, mushrooms & crispy bacon
Ravioli Granchio £13.95
Ravioli pasta filled with crab meat & ricotta cheese served in a light tomato sauce & baby prawns
Risotto Pescatora £12.95
Italian style risotto with mixed seafood, white wine, parsley & cherry tomatoes
Spaghetti Carbonara £9.50
Spaghetti with bacon, egg, Parmesan cheese & cream
Lasagna Emiliana £9.95
Traditional homemade egg lasagne with beef Bolognese sauce
Strascinati Contadina £10.95
Strascinati pasta with broccoli, olives, red onion, cherry tomatoes & olive oil
Filetto ai Pepi £24.95
Fillet steak, crouton base, brandy, cream & mixed peppercorns
Pollo ai Funghi £14.50
Pan-roasted chicken breast with white wine, mixed mushrooms & cream
Carrè di Agnello alle Erbe £17.95
Herb-crusted rack of lamb, red wine jus
Merluzzo Mare & Monti £15.95
Oven baked cod fillet, fried aubergines, spinach, cherry tomatoes & white wine
Fegato Burro & Salvia £15.95
Pan-fried calf’s liver in butter, sage & white wine
Nodino di Vitello alla Toscana £21.95
Pan-roasted veal chop, rocket, cherry tomatoes & Parmesan salad, wedge of lemon & olive oil
Spigola alle Mandorle dell’ Etna £17.95
Oven baked fillets of seabass with flakes almond & herby breadcrumbs, yogurt, orange, rocket salad
Insalata di Patate & Cipolla £8.95
New potatoes, mozzarella, red onion, boiled egg & mayonnaise salad
All mains served with seasonal vegetables & potatoes
Tiramisu £5.85
Traditional homemade Italian sponge cake soaked in coffee with powdered chocolate, zabaglione & mascarpone cheese
Panna Cotta all’arancia £5.85
Homemade traditional Italian vanilla cooked cream served with Sicilian orange coulis
Semifreddo alle Mandorle (n) £6.25
Homemade nougat ice cream served with chocolate sauce
Panettone Farcito £6.25
Panettone bread & butter pudding served with homemade vanilla custard
Cannolo al Cioccolato £5.85
Sicilian rolled waffer filled with chocolate custard
Coppa Amaretto (n) £6.95
Vanilla ice cream served with amaretto biscuit, shot of amaretto liqueur & whipped cream
Formaggi £8.50
A selection of Italian cheeses & biscuits
Gelati & Sorbetti £5.25
A selection of Italian ice creams & sorbets
Monday-Saturday: 12.00pm - 10.00pm
Sunday: 12.00pm - 9pm (summer extended hours) Sunday roasts & á la carte

£13.95 for 2 courses
£15.95 for 3 courses
The set menu is available from Monday to Saturday only and is changed regularly.

Photos: Lewis J Brockway
Montalbano Italian Restaurant A La Cart Menu

Gluten Free
Open Sundays
Open Sunday Tenterden High Street
Montalbano restaurant
Ana Ionel
75 High Street
Tenterden Kent TN30 6BB
United Kingdom

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